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Using the article document class I have transferred a DOC template to a tex format (I am using miktex).

The template specifies a given section appearing prior to the table of contents i.e.:

\section{Mandatory section}
bla bla bla


\section{Other section}

Problem is that, once generated, the PDF document shows the table of content entry in the table of content i.e:

Mandatory section ....... 1
Content  ................ 2
Other section ........... 3

I want to remove the Content entry from the TOC, but havent found any method to do so.

Any help is high valued.

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Welcome to TeX.sx! Please add a minimal working example (MWE) that illustrates your problem. The article document class doesn't add a ToC entry to ToC by default. – Andrey Vihrov Sep 20 '11 at 14:16

The template seems to incorrectly use \section instead of \section* for the table of contents. A little let magic should help here:


If you can, fix the template.

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