{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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Lyx 2.0.7 for mac Navigate Menu No Document Open

I am using Lyx 2.0.7 for Macintosh on OSX 10.9.1 I am editing a document that was created in a previous version of Lyx. When I go to the Navigate menu to navigate to subsections I get a message that ...
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Extra “Contents”, “Glossary” and “Acronyms” pages, when using \usepackage[acronym]{glossary}

I'm currently playing around with the LaTeX template for my thesis, but am at a loss as to why extra pages appear between the generated "Contents", "Glossary" and "Acronyms" lists? Is this a problem ...
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How do I remove the \paragraph{} text from the \tableofcontents with acmsmall?

I am writing a rather long literature review for submission to ACM Computing Surveys and we are putting a table of contents on it for the benefits of our internal reviewers. The table of contents is ...
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etoolbox preto command doesn't work when tocloft package is used

So I am trying to use: \preto\tableofcontents{ ... } to add something before ToC (and same thing for LoF and LoT) in the Class file (i.e. neither adding ... in the real .tex file, nor making ...
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Referencing todonotes by custom counter value?

I have my todonotes set up as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{todonotes} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{kantlipsum} \newcounter{todoListItems} ...
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How can I add the word “Chap” before the chapters numbers in the Toc in class report?

At here Adding the word "Chap" before the chapters numbers in the TOC the word Chapter added in \documentclass{book}. Now I want to use them in \documentclass{report}. How can I do that?
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How to make a custom reference list without automatic counter

In my document I have a list of requirements (currently these are just text created through a custom command). One special thing is that these requirements are manually numbered (and not ordered by ...
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Changing the dot size in the table of contents

Can one change the size of the dots in the table of contents, those that run between the section name and the page? Eilon
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Redefining ToC, LoF, and LoT

Before I was generating ToC, LoF, and LoT using the following: \newpage \tableofcontents \newpage \listoffigures \phantomsection \addcontentsline{toc}{section}{\listfigurename} \newpage ...
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“Contents” heading on more than one page in LyX

I'm using LyX. I have a 2 page table of contents, and Id like the header ("Contents") to appear on both pages I tried this: Table of Contents with headings on every page by putting the code in the ...
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Why the index of a certain chapter is put on 2 chapters later?

I'm using a template, not created by me, for the thesis. I use the index for each chapter. (minitoc) Why the index of a certain chapter is put on 2 chapters later? i.e. the index of chapter 1 is on ...
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Change the nomenclature from Chapter to Section

How can I change Nomenclature from a chapter to section in a report I am using \section*{Nomenclature} \addcontentsline{toc}{section}{Nomenclature} \renewcommand{\nomname}{} \printnomenclature ...
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KOMA-Script scrreprt: How to change chapter appearance and produce a chapter based Mini TOC

This post is a 3 part question with which I would need help. The questions are all associated with chapter styling and subsections within the \documentclass{scrreprt}. I am sure I could work them out ...
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How to retain caption without the “Figure” being mentioned?

I'm writing a document and I want to keep it simple. Probably there won't be any ToC or any List of figures so below each figure I just want the name of the figure to be mentioned and nothing else. ...
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Force color of listoffigures

Imagine the following example: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{xcolor} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \caption{\textcolor{green}{Green} and \textcolor{red}{red}} \end{figure} ...
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Space between items in List of Figures/Tables within a chapter

I would like to add some tiny space between items within a chapter in the List of Figures/Tables. It should be compatible with \setlength{\cftbeforechapskip}{Xpt} I'm using for ToC. My code is: ...
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\tableofcontents[ISSUES]

Hello TeX/LaTeX/Beamer colleagues, There is a prob I could not solve. I'm preparing a 2 hours class, so my toc is really heavy. 5 Sections, some of them with several subsections. I already have the ...
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Add two column heading on table of contents

How can I put "Chapter" and "Page" below Table of Contents title like shown in picture? And I also have to carry these into next pages in my thesis if toc is more than one page.Thanks, And it would ...
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Show Chapter and Page Number in List Of Figures

I am creating a document framework for my mini-dissertation. The document will consist of multiple chapters. In each chapter the page numbering will start at 1. This is achieved by using ...
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Make section links in the table of contents point to the top of section‘s page

When I click on 3.8 in the hyperref manual, I go to the top of the page where 3.8 is, whatever the zoom level I have. But the default hyperref behaviour is to link to the section name. How can I ...
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Two-column beamer ToC with control over the breaking point and without balancing

I'm using the solution provided by lockstep in https://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/26929/two-column-beamer-toc-with-control-over-the-breaking-point to spread the TOC over two columns. However, ...
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Bibliography as \section instead of \section*

I’m writing on my thesis at the moment and have a problem with the bibliography. I want to have a bibliography for every chapter. I included the \usepackage[sectionbib]{chapterbib} command. The ...
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Add a table of contents into a moderncv document

It seems that the class moderncv doesn't implement the \tableofcontents command. Is there any easy way to add a table of contents into the first page of the CV. Within a minipage for example ?
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Font {Times} on personalized contents [error]

I'm trying to change the style of the Table of contents The following commands let the Table of contents in the desired style. But when I use \usepackage{times} to use the font Times New Roman, the ...
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Why won't I see the table of contents?

I tried to write table of contents to my book but encountered a problem, as it prints "Sisältö" but there is no table of contents. What is the mistake I made? ...
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formatting of the table of contents

How can I change the settings of my table of contents, so that the sections and subsections are not indented as shown in the second picture. I would also like to center the title of the Contents. I am ...
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how to control sections in ToC?

I do not want few subsections/ sub subsections to appear in my table of contents which might fill up unnecessary space. What command do i use to manage these sections to decide what appears and what ...
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reference the table of contents/ hyperlink

when i use the \tableofcontents or \listoffigures, it creates a page with the hyperlink placed on the name of the section.There is a red square around the title. However i want the hyperlink to be on ...
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Creating my own \tableofcontents in plain TeX

I'd like to define my own table of contents in TeX (not LaTeX, so without packages) to have a fine control on what goes there, how the numbers are displayed, etc. Basically what I would like is to ...
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How to make section name uppercase in ToC?

Is there another way to change section names in ToC to uppercase besides Uppercase sections and subsections on ToC Cause this one doesn't work for me very well. Can it be done with tocloft package?
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How to add a section* to the list of contents, but without giving it a number? [duplicate]

I have several section* 's in my LaTex text. But I only want the first one (abstract) to appear in the list of contents, although without a number. All the other section* 's are just a few ...
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ConTeXt: Change location of page numbers in table of contents

Background Looking to place the page number on the left of each section heading in the frontmatter's table of contents, similar to the following (where "Title Here" is a section title and the page ...
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How to add a section* to the list of contents, but without giving it a number? [duplicate]

I have several section* 's in my LaTex text. But I only want the first one (abstract) to appear in the list of contents, although without a number. All the other section* 's are just a few ...
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Dividing the TOC or rolling it back [duplicate]

I am using beamer with the warsaw theme. I like the fact that I can display the table of contents on the top of each slide while it highlights the section/subsection that I'm on. However, In the case ...
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endfloat: List of Tables and Figures at end of each chapter

How can I put a list of tables and figures after each chapter, rather than just once at the end of the document? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{book} \usepackage{pdflscape} ...
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Customizing table of contents numbering completely

I have to build a document structure with the different sectioning-levels (and therefor also the table of contents) having a certain, custom "numbering" instead of the default mathematical. E.g. a ...
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How do you add custom page entries in Table of Contents?

I have a paper written in LaTeX with a LaTeX generated Table of Contents. I need to attach an Appendix that is generated in Word but have the Table of Contents show the entries from the Appendix. Is ...
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Modifying the look of table of contents

How to modify the table of contents to appear similar to this.Alignments are temporary but it should be similar.How do I do it?
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list of symbols with nomencl

How to create both list of abbreviations and list of nomenclature using nomencl package? i found this old question but it doent really help me. I have the problem that i have a nomencl package ...
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Odd behavior generating TOC, perhaps a LaTeX bug

Compiling a Table of Contents for my article, has led to a very strange behavior. After the second compile to produce the TOC, I get the following Error: LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a ...
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Space between conclusion and appendices in ToC

I would like to add some space between conclusion chapter and the first appendix in ToC. I'm already using \setlength{\cftbeforechapskip} to adjust vertical length of the space between ALL chapters in ...
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“Dynamic” new command in LaTeX

Although I've been using LaTeX for a long time, I never defined "dynamic" new commands. Here is what I have in mind: I define a new command such as \newitem with the following inputs ...
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Numbering the table of contents

I'm new to latex. I have successfully formatted the chapter heading, section heading and subsection heading with titlesec package: \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat {\chapter} ...
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Adjust spacing in table of content

I am very new to TeX. I have a Latex template for writing a thesis. I'm trying to report only the part of the template that I think are important.. please tell me if I'm omitting something! I am ...
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How to override a subclass of book to get TOC on even page?

I am trying to get my table of contents on a verso page (i.e., an even-numbered one). I have seen several threads on similar topics here, and many of them recommend making your own command more or ...
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How to apply \cftafterpnum to specific entries (and add labels for columns of the TOC)

I'm trying to make a 3 column table of contents, which includes chapter name, page number, and a blank line for grading for a homework assignment. A previous question gave me the answer as to how to ...
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frontmatter page numbers in the Table of Contents

I have a problem with the frontmatter page numbers in the Table of Contents (TOC). For the mainmatter, everything works just fine. My abstracts start at page V and appear at page V in the TOC. The ...
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title headings in each chapter

I was typing my PhD thesis by using institute style file. The file format they are using is based on report. My guide wants to give my thesis a book like format. The problem is, if I change the report ...
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Removing hyperlink borders from ToC

I don't want to disable hyper reference package as I like those borders in the text. I just want to remove borders around chapters/sections in the table of contents if possible. Any idea? E.g. ...
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reducing spaces in TOC titles

Is it possible to manage that space in this following TOC defined in the picture between alphabets and related titles to make smaller, please ? Knowing that the definition of these titles is ...