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Consider the following code:

\usepackage[bookmarks, bookmarkstype=toc]{hyperref}




\part{First part}
    \chapter{First chapter}
    \chapter{Second chapter}

\part{Second part}
    \chapter{Third chapter}
    \chapter{Fourth chapter}



In the resulting PDF both tables of contents (the one produced by \tableofcontents and the list of PDF bookmarks) have the following hierarchy:

First part
- First chapter
- Second chapter
Second part
- Third chapter
- Fourth chapter
- Conclusion

Is it possible to put 'Conclusion' at the same level of hierarchy with 'Introduction', 'First part' and 'Second part'?

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up vote 16 down vote accepted

If you want to adapt only the bookmarks: Either use bookmark instead of hyperref (it will load hyperref internally)




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Thank you, both of your methods work. There is only one issue: no empty line between 'Fourth chapter' and 'Conclusion' in ToC (to visually separate them), which I fixed by adding \addtocontents{toc}{\protect\vspace*{\baselineskip}\protect} before \chapter{conclusion}. – fjarri Mar 3 '11 at 12:51
Thanks. Regarding the comment by @fjarri, in my case it was \cftbeforepartskip rather than \baselineskip. – Andrea Lazzarotto Feb 9 at 13:23
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If you want to add a "Conclusion" that is at the same level of hierarchy as your "First part" and your "Second part", then I suggest to use \part*{Conclusion}.

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\part* does not put the part in the ToC; and, moreover, I'd prefer a chapter, not a part. – fjarri Mar 3 '11 at 12:40
@Bogdan: You can combine \part*{Conclusion} and (from @Herbert's answer) \addcontentsline{toc}{part}{Conclusion}. If you prefer \chapter, see @Ulrike's answer. – lockstep Mar 3 '11 at 12:47

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