{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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Problem with classicthesis tables numeration

I am using classicthesis to write my thesis. I encounter this problem: my tables are numerated starting from 2. Also in the List of Tables, tables are listed from Table 2. I have checked if there are ...
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Table of contents: Chapters side-by-side in toc

The following code is adapted from here The idea is to create a book with two parts (containing problems and solutions) which have equal (numbered) chapter and (unnumbered) section headings. In order ...
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Creating List of Equations

I want to create list of equations, I used: \documentclass[final]{york-thesis} \usepackage{tocloft} \begin{document} \makefrontmatter \newcommand{\listequationsname}{List of Equations} ...
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Subfig causing a mess in List of Tables/Figures [duplicate]

OK, this was introduced with a very recent update to MikTeX but it is a big problem for me... - I narrowed it down to the subfig package - and yes, I need it for subfloats with numbering... however it ...
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Add bib to toc with custom chapter style

Using biblatex I have a simple problem with the bibliography appearing in the table of contents. I want an entry without a chapter number. This works fine using the option heading=bibintoc for the ...
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Remove section numbers (custom TOC)

I'm using the following code to make a custom Table Of Contents (first image). When I do this, I get section numbers on the top of the page (subsequent image). Does anyone know how I can remove the ...
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Citations not found in short captions

I'm experimenting problems with citations in short captions. If I run the following MWE, three citations are found as expected, but if I add some text (any text) in the document by enabling the ...
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Customized list of figures

I want to make a list of figures with the following appearance: Heading: List of figures Contents: Outside front cover Heat tranfer between a car hood and the flow of air ventilation under the ...
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Proper way to customize TOC leader font in memoir?

According to section 9.2.2 "Typesetting the entries" of the memior manual, the 'dot' in a leader is given by the value of \cftdot, its default definition is \newcommand{\cftdot}{.} which gives the ...
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package subfig adds overwriting label in list of figures

As said above, this MWE \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{subfig} % this breaks list of figures with overwriting labels \begin{document} \mainmatter \lipsum \begin{figure} ...
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titlesec ToC formatting — capitalization, subsection numbering for sections, title formatting

I'm a newer user of the detailed formatting capabilities in Latex... I'm having a really hard time figuring out titlesec documentation to do the necessary formatting that I require. Unfortunately, the ...
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How to reverse section numbering for right-to-left languages?

I use XePersian to typeset Persian, but I don't want my section number mirrored! For example, section 3-1 is written as section 1-3, which is embaressing! So, I want my numbers back :-) This issue is ...
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Hankel-Bromwich Contour problem

could anyone help me to solve the following problem: I want to draw a Hankel-Bromwich Contour in latex , anyone know how to correct the command? \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,pdftex,11pt]{article} ...
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Limit the title in \listoffigures to the first sentence of the caption

I would like to do the same thing as described here : Automatic way to use the first sentence of the figure caption as the short caption. Which mean that I need to limit the title of the figures in ...
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how do i make list of tables and list of figures?

my table like this \begin{tabular}{c c c} a & b & c \end{tabular} without any caption so do i make list of tables. it just sample of this.
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Document won't compile when I include \listoffigures or \listoftables [closed]

Simple problem to explain... but I have no idea what info to give to solve it. I'll start with some stuff here, but if you ask me for more info I can provide it. Basically, my document compiles just ...
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Strange behavior inside list of figure [closed]

Im pretty in desperate. I updated my MikTeX and out of the blue each entry in my list of figure is like in the picture below. I really dont know, which package or what other is interferring. ...
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list of figures space after figure name? [duplicate]

I am using a template to write my thesis and I got something like that which is shown in the image when it automatically generates list of figures. How can I fix that? I am also enclosing the part ...
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Leaving some space between the 'Contents' heading and the ToC

In amsart, how do you leave an additional \vspace{3mm} between the heading 'Contents' and the Table of Contents?
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Customize \tableofcontents

How do I copy the format of the image? My try: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \renewcommand*\contentsname{\centering ÍNDICE} \usepackage[tocfullflat]{tocstyle} ...
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remove chapter number from section entries in tableofcontents

an MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage[spelling=new,babelshorthands=true]{german} ...
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how to give chapter, section and subsection headings identical flushleft indentation in a TOC

How do I change the indentations of \section \subsection in the Table of Contents so that they line up flush left at the same indentation of the chapter heading? I am using book class format. My code ...
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conditional formatting of \thesection

here a not-so MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage[spelling=new,babelshorthands=true]{german} \usepackage[autostyle]{csquotes} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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How to move the word “page” slightly left in table of content?

I am facing a problem in the table of contents, which occurred when I changed my document from a4paper to b5. The word "page" in the table of contents, list of figures and list of tables appears ...
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Section formatting messes up Table of Contents

So, a bit ago I asked a question regarding a specific format for my sections, which worked out great. However, when I create my table of contents, it lists each section like this : (without the ...
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minitoc suppress title and rules

There are a few questions already about minitoc. But I could not find a way to suppress/disable the "Contents" title of the minitoc and the hrules... MWE: \documentclass{report} ...
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How to display ToC without the dots and the page numbers? [duplicate]

I need to print a lightweight version of my ToC : without the dots and without the page index numbers. I've already tried with tocloft package and so on, but nothing works. How can I achieve that ? ...
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Numbering by letters in beamer table of contents

In this question, it is explained how to change table of contents numbering to Roman numerals in beamer: change numbering in table of content for Beamer. I would like to change it to uppercase ...
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Formatting “List of something” in accordance to KOMA script

I am using scrbook document class. I've created my own environment named example and I wanted to create "List of examples." In that name I've loaded package tocloft. However as much as I try, the ...
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forward referencing in a listof tocloft; from the text to the content line [closed]

I use tocloft extensively to extract things like priorities and actions; and make cross referenced todo style indexes in the Appendix. Which then nicely reference the place in the main text where they ...
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Adding a Pseudo Chapter with (!) Page Number

I want to manually add a chapter to the ToC and add a specific number to the page counter. This is meant for adding to my document a number of papers, which are printed out elsewhere and which I ...
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Bibliography in table of contents goes to another page for one line!

Snippet of my code: \clearpage\null\thispagestyle{empty}\clearpage \setlength{\parindent}{0pt} \thispagestyle{empty} \tableofcontents \thispagestyle{empty} \newpage \thispagestyle{empty} ...
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Why is there a huge gap on top of my TOC?

I tried to delete all the geometry and delete the usepackage{geometry} and all the margins and everything but end up the TOC is still away from my top a lot. I want it to have 50mm away from the ...
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Duplicate entries in beamer table of contents [duplicate]

I am new to LaTeX. I am making a presentation as a beamer document class and am trying to use overlay in one of the frames. This frame is shown twice in the table of contents. What am I missing? ...
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How to deal with a figure that is really a table? [duplicate]

I have a table already set as a PDF, and I need to include it, so the question is: how do I include it as a figure, but call it a table? I'd also like to move it from the list of figures to the list ...
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Formatting chapter and table of contents

I would like the Chapter heading to be in Roman.I have done this , but this leads to table of contents also containing mix of roman and arabic. I want the table of contents to be in default format ...
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Formatting of chapter and section

I am writing a thesis. For this I want the chapter heading to be in center and in roman with font size 14. And title should be bold face In my table of contents I want the chapter heading along with ...
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Hyperlink only Section Number in Table of Contents

I'm trying to get my table of contents to hyperlink only the section numbering and the page number, like this: But I've only managed to get the page number to link with linktocpage = true can ...
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list of figures/tables shortened name with math symbols

I am trying to get some shortened figure/table captions into my list of figures/tables for my thesis. Currently, it displays all the text in the figure caption but I only want the first sentence to be ...
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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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How to print a prenote in \listoffigures?

I want to have a little note (just a paragraph of text) appearing at the beginning of my \listoffigures, right after the heading, but before the actual list. As I am using biblatex for handling my ...
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Table of contents: Page numbering for questions and solutions side-by-side?

The book "One thousand exercises in probability" (Grimmett, Stirzaker) has a very nice table of contents: As it looks like, the book only consists of chapters: First, all exercise chapters ...
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Change the toc entry of the appendix to same size as part

I would like to change the toc entry generated by the package appendix (and not the entries of the appendix chapters) so it has the same size as a "Part" in the document. How could I proceed ? ...
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Change the word “Appendices” in TOC to “Bijlagen” [duplicate]

I am trying to change the name of the "Appendices" part in my Table of contents to the dutch word "Bijlagen". So far I have this, but the word "Appendices" still appears in my table of contents: ...
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How can I use separate .bib files in LaTeX?

I don't want to combine the .bib files in my LaTeX report to produce a single bibliography. Instead, I want to use separate .bib files: the first for the bibliography and the second for the ...
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Suppress redundant page numbers in the toc

When there is a succession of short sections, or chapter-to-section changes with no text in between, like in here, \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Breaking lines in ToC

As a follow-up to this question, I implemented an alternative Table of Contents, contained in an MWE: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[normalem]{ulem} \usepackage{soul} ...
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Comma separated list containing section names

Is there a possibility to, instead of printing a large list containing the table of contents, process to .toc as a list that fits on a few lines? By this I mean, instead of: 1 First section ...
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Remove index letters from toc

I would like to remove the index letters from the toc in my master thesis. The whole index is on the same page anyway. \documentclass[a4paper, 10pt]{report} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{doc} ...
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Problem with Table of content numbering

I am using following commands to create a Table of Contents \tableofcontents \thispagestyle{empty} \cleardoublepage \setcounter{page}{1} \section{Introduction} %% first section Table of contents ...