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Default Embedding INCLUDETEXT in an IF changes styles

Hello,

I have a document that needs to pull in other documents based off of what is
in the Subject Document Property, and also have the Table of Contents and
List of Tables update properly (several headings and tables get included with
the inserted document).

If I use just the INCLUDETEXT on its own, it seems to work pretty well...the
doc is inserted, the headings styles look correct, and the TOC and LOT update
properly. My field:

{ INCLUDETEXT "BASE.doc" }

The proper TOC looks similar to:

1.1 Introduction ... 7
1.2 Base Config ..... 7
1.3 Base Config Desc ...8
1.3.1 Desc A ...8
1.3.2 Desc B ...9

However, if I put this INCLUDETEXT inside an IF statement, then things go
awry. The first heading in the included doc doesn't come out right, but next
heading in the included doc seems all right? The added tables do not show up
in the LOT at all when updated. And the TOC is very strange...where the
messed up heading occurred, I have something similar to:

{ if { DOCPROPERTY "Subject" } = "BASE" { INCLUDETEXT "BASE.doc" } }

1.1 Introduction ... 7
1.1 .......... 7
1.1 .......... 7
1.1.1 7
1.1.1 7
1.1.1 7
1.1.1 7
1.1.1 7
1.1.1 7
1.2 Base Config ..... 7
1.3 Base Config Desc ...8
1.3.1 Desc A ...8
1.3.2 Desc B ...9

Beside the fact that this looks odd (should look like example above, w/out
the IF), it doesn't match what the doc is actually showing.

Help is greatly appreciated! This would be wonderful it would actually work!

I saw similar posts, and tried several variations, but didn't find anything
that really matched this (or worked).

Thanks,
SDJWalls
 
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