{table-of-contents} is about the creation or modification of the Table of Contents or similar listings like List of Figures and List of Tables as well as custom lists. Popular packages are {tocloft}, {titletoc}, and {minitoc}.

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A TOC with size count of each of the parts

As a followup to my previous question on the topic of generating a TOC for each subsection, I would like to raise the following challenge. Produce local and global TOCs, such that a line showing ...
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Include \maketitle in table of contents to compile “book” of IEEE articles

Background: I am creating a compilation of multiple IEEE format articles. This compilation will have a single table of contents. Each paper includes a title and \maketitle command. I would like the ...
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Invisible chapter

Handing in my thesis tomorrow and suddenly Texmaker is playing tricks on me. For some reason, one of my chapters ("Conclusion") is included twice in the PDF. Chapter 7 in the PDF, has the title ...
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How to add custom lines with specified page number to the table of contents?

I want to add custom lines for my appendices, produced in external software, to the table of contents. Furthermore it should be possible to specify the number of pages of any particular appendix. How ...
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Short section name in toc

How to display a short section name in the tabel of contents? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \tableofcontents \end{frame} \section[short title]{long ...
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Making ToC page numbers flushleft, and not flush right

My ToC has all page numbers appear just next to the entry heading. This works fine when the page numbers are small; however, with four small roman numerals the page number meets the entry heading. It ...
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Hyperref: wrong links when listof,bibliography and glossaries in ToC

I tried to produce a ToC like this: I Symbol Glossary II Acronyms 1. Chapter 1 1.1 Section 1 2. Chapter 2... ... III List of Figures IV List of Tables V Bibliography So I added ...
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how to redefine a section to get this result?

I am writing a solutions manual for the problems at the end of chapters in a published book. For this I need unnumbered sections listed in the TOC, plus I need the title of each unnumbered section to ...
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what is the value of \thecontentslabel for a chapter*

I am customizing my toc, but cannot figure out what the value of \thecontentslabel is for chapters that are marked not to be numbered... In general where are these commands described? I don't know ...
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How to show starred subsections in minitoc and not in toc

I've the main.tex and chapter1.tex, chapter2.tex, ... For each chapter I have a minitoc. In principal toc I want to show chapters and sections (have I to star the subsection, right?). In each minitoc ...
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Modifying the Page Number of Bibliography in Table of Contents

As per a requirement while creating a report, we are supposed to start a chapter in a page, say page p. But in the page p-1, it is supposed to contain the name of the chapter. So, in the Table of ...
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Re-use chapter and section titles in an introductory section on the thesis' structure? [duplicate]

I would like to re-use the titles of chapters and sections in a section on the structure of my thesis. How can I accomplish inclusion of the section heading, as it is for example used in the table of ...
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Unravel the \writecontentsline mystery

Trying to program a macro that is similar to \adcontentsline: Applying \immediate\write to, say , \frameEntry{\insertframenumber}{\inserframetitle \}{\thepage} records the wrong page number. ...
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Using hspace before page number in contents, not aligned right

According to Robert Bringhurst (Elements of Typographical Style), leaders in a table of contents is unsightly. This question asks about one better way to set the table of contents. Another way, even ...
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Translate “appendices” from \addappheadtotoc in other languages with polyglossia

How can I translate "appendices" in Italian? \documentclass[oneside]{book} \usepackage{appendix} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage{italian} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \chapter{My ...
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How to stop certain pages appearing in the TOC

I need to add a couple of pages at the front of my report that should not appear in the table of contents. What is the best way to do this? I thought that maybe I could write the section normally ...
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Modify Fancy Table of Contents

I am creating a fancy ToC based on @pluton 's question How to customize the table of contents using TikZ? Although this code works fine, it seems that it missbehaves when using an appendix. Instead ...
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titletoc: section titles ragged right

I need to typeset the table of contents entries ragged right (instead of being justified): 1.2.2 Short title . . . . . 42 1.2.3 Long section title can be wrapped . . . . 44 1.2.4 Another ...
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Display of Appendix titles in TOC and in the Document

The code below produces the contents page and appendix labels shown. I would like the First line Appendixes to appear without a numnber. I would then like to have appendix 1 labelled A1 and appendix ...
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Help in hooking into the \begin{frame} environment in beamer article mode, so as to produce a list of frames per subsection

I am in the course of composing a long beamer document, which should serve both as slides for class presentation and as a mini-textbook. My document includes about 600 slides, which are partitioned to ...
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Adding small caps to toc

I would like to have the title of references and index in small caps in the table of contents, but, as you can see in the following mwe, it's not the case. Is anyone there to help me ? % book ...
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Check if a partial table of contents or list of figures/tables is empty before showing the title

I've created a command, \importchapter{<title>}{<folder>}{<file>}{<minitables>}, to import the main <file> of a chapter from a <folder> and automatically generate a ...
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Overlapping Entries on Contents Page

This related to this question: How to merge several tex files so that they have one table of contents/List of tables & figures I have been trying to get the solution by Jean Mentz to work, it's ...
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Packages to place partial TOC, LOF, LOT, LOA and LOS in some of the chapters in a report?

Context I'm doing a template for a Master Thesis based on the report class and want to achieve the following characteristics: a) Tikz-based titles, headers and/or footers b) IEEE-alphanumeric style ...
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Include sections of some chapters but not others in table of contents

The title pretty much says it all. I have a long document, which contains chapters, sections, subsections.... The table of contents should only include sections for most of the chapters, but ...
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ToC content spacing and related formatting

I'm working in memoir class and creating ToC with both short and (sometimes very) long chapter title. I need to: Adjust horizontal spacing between part\chapter number and the title so they won't be ...
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How to merge several tex files so that they have one table of contents/List of tables & figures

I have three chapters which I combine into a thesis using pdfpages: as shown in this link Merging several papers This gets me 95% of what I need the only thing I still need is a table of contents ...
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How to create a space between a subsubsection title in the TOC and the page number?

I use classic thesis and when I try to use 'mathptmx package', my table of contents does not read clearly the subsubection : indeed, there is no space between the number of the section and the ...
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tocloft: How to add chapters in a new list defined with \newlistof?

Using the tocloft package, I defined a "List of Footnotes" which is displayed as a simple list, while I would like to display the chapters, too, in the following way: List of Figures ...
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How to have TOC line point to existing section

I'm in the process of developing a program that basically compiles a bunch of PDF files into 1 book and generates a TOC. Periodically, there are items that they want to appear in the TOC that point ...
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Show page numbers in all pages of the table of contents

I have a memoir document that generates a toc that is over one page in length. The list of figures is also over one page in length. The problem is that those pages in the toc or the list of figures ...
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Font size for ToC entries in Powerdot

Any way to change the font size globally in the on the slide table of contents? When I use paper = smartboard, the ToC entries on the left of the page are really small. I can do it by slide but that ...
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List of Figures/List of Tables not compiling - Undefined Control Sequence

I'm trying to create the list of figures and list of tables necessary for my thesis. Unfortunately both refuse to work. I can compile the latex first time, which inserts an empty List of Figures. But ...
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mini table of contents in article

How can I make a mini table of contents at the beginning of an article class document to be displayed like this: To appear not at the beginning of the chapter but at the beginning of the article. ...
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Different style for frontmatter chapters in TOC

I am looking for a way to change the style of chapters in the TOC that belong to the front matter. Below I posted a minimal example code to illustrate my goal: \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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Styling ToC dot leader using emdash and other formatting requirements

I'm using memoir class and want to create ToC that: Using em dash (instead of default dot leaders) between TOC item and page number. This style should apply to both part and chapter name. Only the ...
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Set list of content and other lists single spaced

Like recommend in the KOMA-Script documentation on p 40, I want to set the spacing for all lists and my title page single spaced although I have onehalf spaced text. Now the second page of every list ...
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How to make a “meta” table of contents for a table of contents?

I'm creating a PDF which will mainly be used on mobile apps. I have a clickable table of contents via the following: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{hyperref} \hypersetup{ colorlinks, ...
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Adding the Table of Contents to the index in the PDF viewer

When I generate a PDF (with the hyperref package loaded), it generates the a navigable index in the PDF viewer (usually in the left part of the canvas). Everything works alright! but I'd like a link ...
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List of figures that have a certain “property” I set

Note: This question differs from other similar custom-list questions because each of my environments-of-interest can have multiple keywords, and I only want to generate a list pertaining to one ...
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Prefixing part and chapter names in table of contents in LaTeX report

I have a LaTeX report as follows: \documentclass[oneside,11pt]{report} \usepackage{appendix} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{bookmark} \begin{document} \begin{abstract} ... \end{abstract} ...
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Including a Theorem in a section heading

Within my thesis I am attempting to number the studies listed throughout. I have used a custom theorem style for this: \newtheorem{study}{Study} First Issue I then want to use this within my ...
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Adding small caps to my bibliography title

I use classic thesis and I would like to have the title of my references in caps in the table of contents, but it is not the case. What do I have to do ? This is my preamble : ...
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How to wrap a TOC entry in custom code

I have a book in which I'm using titletoc and tocloft. I would like to be able to add some custom code to the code written to the .toc file. For example, I currently have a line in the .toc file like ...
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Configure table of contents, figures, tables for classicthesis

Hello i'm not so experienced on Latex and have one question .I am trying to configure table of contents, list of figures,list of tables since all of them appear automatically using: % book example ...
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Contents in pdf reader use a “greeklish” display when writing greek [duplicate]

I am creating a greek document using package babel. The main problem is that the contents the pdf viewer creates are not displayed in greek, but in "greeklish". Okular Adobe Reader At first I ...
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Remove ''List of Figures'' title

How can I remove the title of my list of figures? I am able to do it for the table of contents but not for the list of tables or figures.
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Put count of pages in each section in the table of contents

How would I make the table of contents display a count of the number of pages in each section, so instead of 1. Foo 1 1.1 Bar 2 1.2 Baz 5 it would show 1. Foo 7 1.1 Bar 4 1.2 ...
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Remove appendices page in ToC

i am creating my thesis report in latex.While adding appendices i am getting a page only with a string "Appendices" before Appendix A and Appendix B. The code for the appendix is as follows ...
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List of tables (or figures) by section - LaTeX

I am writing a master's thesis and I wish to create a list of tables and list of figures that is ordered by section, with the name of the section clearly displayed. The numbering of my tables (and ...