{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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Todonotes: group list-of-todos by section

This is a follow up question to group list-of-todos by chapter. egreg's solution works great with classicthesis and scrreprt, and I've been trying to do the same without classicthesis and for ...
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How do I center the table of contents title using tocloft?

I'm getting odd behavior using package tocloft to format my table of contents and center the titles "Contents", "List of Figures", and "List of Tables". Using the code suggested in the tocloft ...
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Adding notes to Table of Contents

How could I add a note ... or a footnote at the beginning of the Table of Contents, something like 'Chapters with * can be skipped on a first reading'...?
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Different hierarchical levels in TOC and hyperref-generated PDF bookmarks

I would like to make hyperref generate bookmarks for all available hierarchical levels of my documents, but only in the produced PDF. For the TOC itself (i.e. the one printed at the beginning of the ...
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MiKTeX’s LuaLaTeX and minitoc: “I can't write on file …mtc”

When compiling the code below with LuaLaTeX I get the error: "I can't write on file 'test.mtc'". Any ideas on how to resolve this? (Btw, the file test.mtc is there and contains the word "Contents") ...
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How to remove the indentation in list of listing

The list (from \lstlistoflistings) is indented compared to list of tables (\listoftables). How can I remove the extra indentations? \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{listings} \begin{document} ...
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\part and tocloft

The following code was provided by Martin Scharrer in reply to a post in May 10. \documentclass{book} \usepackage[british]{babel} \usepackage[titles]{tocloft} \usepackage{tocloft} ...
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Visual table of contents (tikz mindmap) - Problem in output

I would like to make visual table of contents, just like here. However, I have a part that does not have a section and I would like it to output, but it does not do so. I took my code from here as ...
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Where to place a two-page table of contents / list of figures?

In my Master's thesis, I use scrbook and start every chapter on odd pages. Now both my table of contents and list of figures span exactly two pages. My question is therefore more related to style and ...
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More section headings?

I am a novice in LaTeX and I have one question. Can someone tell me what if you want more heading's in LaTeX. Like 5 or 10 or even 15. Is there a package for that?
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Ignore citations in captions in list of figures when numbering

When using the \cite command in figure captions and the ieeetr bibliography style, then BibTeX numbers the citations as appearing earlier than they do in reality (i.e. the first citation in the ...
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Remove dots & Page numbers from TOC

I am using example given here by @stephan TOC Section & Subsection coloring. Works great however I want to get rid of dots and page numbers. I added this to the preamble ...
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Adding table of contents to contents - wrong page numeration

I want the "Table of contents" position to appear in the table of contents. I'm using \addcontentsline to add this position, but the page numeration seems a bit odd. I have a table of contents ...
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How to link Table of Contents in thesis PDF

I used the following code and I am able to link references, List of Symbols but unable to link the Table of Contents in my thesis. I wish a completely linked PDF of my thesis. Please help me.... ...
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ToC like list of definitions (using theorem environments)

For one of my documents I use these commands to setup my theorem environments with amsthm: \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{framed} \colorlet{shadecolor}{lightgray!25} ...
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Changing distance between chapter number and chapter title in the table of contents

I'm typesetting a document with more than 100 chapters in it (don't ask, I didn't write it!). The table of contents comes out ugly, because it seems the distance between the chapter number and the ...
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Table of contents using article and report classes

When I make a table of contents with the article and report classes the results are different. I have two questions. Why does this happen? How can I make the report ToC look like the article one? ...
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List of figures: numbers overlap image caption

I have many images in a part of my document, now the list of figures numbers collide with its respective image caption as seen below. There would be enough space to move the text a bit more to the ...
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Format ToC for thesis

I apologize for the unspecified and broad question but I have no way to be specific. I'm looking to generate the TOC and List of Figure, List of Table according to the format required by my school. ...
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Two-column beamer ToC with control over the breaking point

From Splitting TOC into two columns on single frame in beamer, I'd like to know whether it is possible to control the position of the breaking point between column 1 and column 2?
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Make Chapter Titles link to Table of Contents [duplicate]

I'm using the hyperref package to create hyperlinks in my document. The links from the TOC->chapters/sections work great, but I was wondering if there was a way to automatically insert hyperlinks from ...
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Understanding titletoc example (and vertical alignment on line)

EDIT: TLDR summary (as I wrote in comments): What I want from this question (and couple of others referenced herein) is: -- section number (label) to be top-aligned with the title + AND I want the ...
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Changing the TOC style of an Article document-class

When typesetting an article documentclass, the sections appear as bold in the table of contents, with no leading dots. I would like to change these to non-bold, and insert some leading dots. I tried ...
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Table of Contents horizontal lines

How can I put horizontal lines before and after my Table of Contents entries? To illustrate the look and feel I am after, please take a look at this image: I would like to understand how to do the ...
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Add author's name automatically while building ToC

I, along with a few others, am writing a project report, where different subsections have been authored by different people. When I build the table of contents using the \tableofcontents tag, it would ...
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How can I add Section numbering and a Contents entry to the PDF bookmarks?

I'm having a bit of trouble with the PDF bookmarks. I am trying to Add "Contents" as an entry to the PDF bookmarking. Have numbering for my sections and subsections. I am looking to achieve ...
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\subsubsection in a report style document

I am trying to make a subsubsection in a report document. It does this successfully, however it removes the subsection from the contents section of the document. Is there anyway to rectify this? I ...
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How to change the display of subfigures in List of Figures?

I'm using the subcaption package and I would like to change the display in the List of Figures of the subfigures. Right now, it displays as : 2.1 Caption 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ...
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ToC fine, but wrong hierarchical structure of index

I'm using Springer's svmult template for an edited book. The header of each article inside the book looks like this: \title{Article's Title} \author{Author's Name} ...
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Rendering only the Table of Contents

Strange question, but I wanted to know if its possible to render only the table of contents and not the associated body of text below. Is there a suppression command that means that a section is ...
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Extra space for numbered titles in table of contents

Background A manual with chapters, sections, subsections, and sub-subsections. Using KOMA Script v2. Problem The spacing between the heading title and its number is too close to the number in some ...
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KOMA-Script scrbook: width of chapter and section number

I'm using KOMA-Script’s scrbook class and have problems with the Table of Contents. When the chapter number is too large, the chapter number is glued to the chapter heading. The chapter-section ...
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Minitoc with two column content

I have a question regarding \minitoc, I want to change the layout for \minitoc inside my MSc thesis. The document is written using a single column, but I want to have the content within the \minitoc ...
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One caption in listoffigures for a ContinuedFloat

I am using the \ContinuedFloat command of the subfig package to print a series of figures in more than one page. I would like to have one caption in the List of Figures and "compress" the pages so ...
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Changing number format in ToC

I'm using the tocloft package to alter the looks of my table of contents, but there's one thing I can't find in the documentation: splitting the number by level, to insert other delimiters than ".". ...
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Add author before chapter title in ToC

I working on an edition with various author. And I want the chapter's author name being shown in the ToC. I have modified the chapter to add the author there and use it in the page header as follows: ...
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How to highlight specific entries in a tocloft-formatted ToC

I am writing a document using the book class, and I use tocloft in order to customize the appearance of my ToC. So far, the package did a great job for most customizations, except for one thing: I am ...
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Add extra columns to table of contents

I'm preparing my lab-report. I need to customize my ToC for this. To be specific, I need to add two extra columns to the table of contents page, viz., Date and Evaluator's signature. These columns can ...
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How to make the TOC's part entry in one column while the others in two columns?

I use the tocloft package to design the Table of Contents. I want the part entries listed in one column and all the other entries such as chapter, section, subsection ... should be listed in two ...
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How to use tags or index to create a Figures Credit page?

I have asked a similar question which sought to create a list of figures sources but with this one I want to attempt to do something slightly different, in that instead of a single entry per image ...
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Removing repeated page numbers from table of contents

Hi I'm trying to create a document in LaTeX with a few small subsections on the same page, is there any way to remove the repeated page numbers and keep the numbers when I move onto a new page?
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Reference to the Table of Contents page

I thought that someone must have asked this, but my searches didn't find it. I am looking to refer back to the table of contents from places in my document. How can I do this?
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Give a chapter a letter

I have a preface for my document and instead of calling it Chapter 1, or using \chapter* to not include it in the table of contents, I would like it so it instead of a 1 I have a P. Then normal ...
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Formatting the title of the TOC

I would like for example to have a bold Arial like font and a red color for the title of the table of contents, and also I would like to change this title to for example "Another title for the table ...
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How can I produce an unnumbered chapter for the introduction?

If I did \setcounter{chapter}{-1} \chapter{Introduction} then I get Chapter 0 Introduction. I just want the word Introduction, and I want it also in the contents when I use \tableofcontents How ...
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Alignment of page numbers in table of contents

Consider the following example: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \newpage \section{test} \newpage \setcounter{page}{22} \section{introduction} \newpage ...
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In table of contents, long page numbers intrude on right margin despite plenty of available space

Some of the page numbers listed in my table of contents are long roman numerals. For some reason, these long page numbers get pushed into the right margin. Here is a screenshot of the table of ...
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Have almost managed to get my TOC the way I want, but need help making it 100% perfect

If you compile my current TOC code: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{lipsum,kantlipsum} \usepackage[dotinlabels]{titletoc} \contentsmargin{0pt} ...
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How can I print the table of contents multiple times in my document?

I am using also titletoc to improve how my table of contents. I would like to print the table of contents several times. How can I do it? It does not work in the MWE: \documentclass{article} ...
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Excluding chapters from ToC in amsbook

I'm writing a book using the amsbook class, and I've included a page for acknowledgements using \chapter*{}, thinking it wouldn't show up in the ToC. However, it does (and for some reason it's ...