Change chapter number as displayed in LyX

Richard Kimberly Heck rikiheck at
Thu Mar 26 23:57:30 UTC 2020

On 3/26/20 4:16 PM, Matt Barnard wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm interrupting a numbered chapter with an unnumbered chapter, and I
> would like to continue sections within that previous numbered chapter.
> I've done this on the output side with \setcounter{part}, but in LyX
> the chapter number is still incremented.
> I've fixed this for the first instance using the local layout
>     Counter part
>     InitialValue 12
>     End
> but I haven't found a way to give LyX a command mid-document to adjust
> numbering.
> Is this currently supported?
I'm not sure I entirely understand the issue. Can you post a very simple
example file?


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