# [NTG-context] counter reseting at every heading

Fri May 18 21:39:38 CEST 2012

```On Fri, 18 May 2012, Hans Hagen wrote:

> On 18-5-2012 15:00, Peter Schorsch wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> I realized yesterday that my counter for the module does not reset
>> itself as before. What I need is a counter that resets after each
>> heading (chapter, section, subsection, subsubsection and so on).
>>
>> This is what I know about counter reseting at the moment:
>>
>> \definecounter[ParagraphNumber][prefix=no,way=bysection]
>> - way=bychapter: reseting counter at every chapter (default)
>> - way=bysection: reseting counter at every section (not at chapters)
>> - way={bychapter,bysection,bysubsection,bysubsubsection}: does not work
>>
>> does work but it messes with the distance between heading and normal
>> text.
>>
>> What is the correct/best way to make the counter reseting every
>
> we probably need something byheader or maybe indeed a comma separated list

Or perhaps a \c!setups key for \setuphead commands.

Another option is to add spacebefore and spaceafter keys to set distance,
rather than the before and after keys. A few commands use spacebefore and
spaceafter, and it will be nice if all commands used them.