{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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Insert \nobreak into subsection title in titletoc's \titlecontents star version

I want the label and title of subsection typsetting as a paragraph but NEVER break down in a subsection title. Say, the code below \documentclass{article} \usepackage{titletoc} \titlecontents* ...
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toc/hyperref heading issue

The bibliography in my document is "incorporating" the appendices in the TOC and the bookmark structure using hyperref. The page number in TOC for Bibliography is also bigger than all other page ...
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Numbered section hidden from the ToC

I'm writing a set of course notes that has an appendix containing many activities. I do not wish the activities to be shown in the Table of Contents, but I do wish them to be numbered. Here is the ...
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Capitalize chapter* in toc with classicthesis

When adding a chapter entry in the toc, I would like to get it as the other chapters, ie capitalized… For instance, add this line \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Test} between these two lines of ...
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Generating lists of custom environment.

I've created my own environment example, similar to theorem. Now I want to generate a list of examples, similar to list of tables or list of figures. How can I achieve this?
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“Page” heading on contents tables

Currently, this code generates pages that look something like: First thing.................i Second thing...............ii 1 First Big Chapter...........1 and so forth, which is fine except ...
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Indentation in TOC and Lists of Figures/Tables

I am just starting to use Latex to write a university report. It does feel like a steep learning curve, and is at times frustrating, but I guess it is because I'm very new to it. I got a question ...
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abstract, tableofcontents and listoffigures in twocolumn, landscape report

\documentclass[a4paper,landscape,twocolumn]{report} .... \begin{document} \begin{abstract} bla bla bla \end{abstract} \tableofcontents \listoffigures \chapter{Introduction} .... I get the main ...
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Add an asterisk in front of section label in TOC

Could you please tell me how to make the table of content like this: Preface..................................i Chapitre 1. Les décisions ................1 1.1 Bla bla bla ...
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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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Add text to TOC without dotted-lines and line number

Despite following many suggestions on the net, I have the following issue. I am using TeXnicCenter and MiKTeX. [I have posted the same on Latex Community Forum]. I have not used/tried the tocloft ...
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How do I indent the 2nd line a long chapter name created using the tocloft package so that it lines up correctly?

I am using the tocloft package already. I have a couple of long chapter names that wrap onto a second line, but it lines it up with the section numbers below. I must have this new line line up with ...
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TOC entries and labels for included PDF pages

I am embedding full pages from another PDF document (using the pdfpages package), but I would like to be able to declare my own section headings before each embedded document (for e.g. hyperlinking / ...
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Add “Appendix” before “A” for Appendix A in thesis TOC

I am required to insert the word Appendix before the letter A in my dissertation Table of Contents as follows: Appendix A (title for appendix A) but the latex thesis cls file: FAU Thesis Class I ...
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changing TOC font family / removing chapter headings in 'report' document class?

I'm new to LaTeX, so please bear with me for a bit if the description of my problem seems incoherent :) I've started to write my thesis using the report document class, but I've soon found out that ...
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Line of dots in Table of Contents?

In my ToC, the "Bibliography" entry is treated as a chapter heading, so has no line of dots to the page number. However, as it has no sections, my publishers would like the line of dots. Same for ...
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Change the vertical spacing option “tight” in shorttoc

I'm generating a short table of contents using the shorttoc-package. \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[tight]{shorttoc} \begin{document} \shorttoc{Shorttoc}{1} \tableofcontents \section{Sec1} ...
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Some ToC & page numbering questions

I am just in the last stages of sorting out a book for my publishers. The main problems are with page numbering, and ToC. The publishers require: Table of contents (numbered with Roman numerals) a ...
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Hyperref PDF sidebar table of content lines numbering?

How can I tell hyperref to generate PDF toc (showed in PDF viewer's sidebar) such that each chapter/section gets its numbering instead of just headings?
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Pagenumbers aligned raggedleft in scrartcl with tocstyle?

When trying to typeset a table of contents with KOMAscriptand tocstyle(alpha 0.2d), I finally managed to change the font of the pagenumbers (like the rest of the document to CMSS) with ...
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No page numbering for the table of contents

How do I skip numbering until the beginning of chapter 1 with scrbook? I'm using something alone the lines of \begin{document} \pagestyle{empty} \pagenumbering{none} \maketitle \tableofcontents ...
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How to use different font and shape characters properly in headers?

I'm using Kpfonts for the text of my documents, but I'd like to use the Computer Modern italic ampersand in my headings. To this end, I've defined a command \amp to insert the proper character. The ...
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Personalizing chapter lines in table of contents

I am using scrbook and would like to tune my table of contents to look like the one in this book : http://biblefacts.org/church/Charisma.pdf , with a text saying "Chapter #" on top of each entry. I ...
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Adjusting vertical space between TOC entries using Beamer

I have a rather lengthy table of contents for a presentation. Beamer is not compressing the vertical space between TOC entries, but instead running the last item off the bottom of the output! Is ...
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How can I add a section/subsection to the TOC but not the navigation bar?

I'm making a presentation using Beamer, and I would like for my subsection titles to appear in the table of contents, but not the navigation bar. I only know that \subsection*{title} does the ...
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Include images in TOC?

I've got a large document whose table of contents is being generated by the usual \tableofcontents command. I'd really like to include a small image next to each line in the TOC. How can I do that? ...
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\listoffigures chokes on inline math delimiters in captions. What is going on?

I'm working on my thesis, and I've realized that, any time I try to use \( \)-type inline delimiters in captions, that pdflatex breaks. While I can weasel out of actually \needing\ math in my ...
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Change spacing between elements in \newfloat listof

I have created a new float type with the following in my preamble: \floatstyle{plain} \newfloat{myfloat}{thpb}{myfloat}[chapter] \floatname{myfloat}{\bf My Float} Then I use the following to create ...
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How to get the chapter name and other TOC data in the table of contents?

It's a good solution. But could you help me to change it a little bit. For example using report style in text I wrote: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{tocloft,calc} ...
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How to show \listoffigures and \listoftables on one page and in the ToC?

Is it possible to put the list of figures and tables onto one page? I only have two tables in my thesis, so having it on an extra page looks quite bad. I've read about the tocloft package and tried ...
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Subsections in the ToC when using memoir

Following on from Turn on subsection numbering in memoir, having numbered my subsections, how can I get them to appear in the ToC?
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List of Equations / Table of Equations

After finding Table of Equations and http://www.latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=428, I set about making a List of Equations for my document. The catch here is that we already have a ...
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Changing the font of the numbers in the ToC in the memoir class

I found these rows of code in this thread: \renewcommand{\cftchapterfont}{\normalfont\sffamily} \renewcommand{\cftsectionfont}{\normalfont\sffamily} which changes the font for the listings but ...
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In memoir, can I number abstracts as sections in the toc?

I'm writing up my thesis right now, using memoir, and I have a problem with abstracts. Each chapter - besides the intro and conclusion - is an article published in a journal, and has its own abstract ...
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Subfig, KOMA script, caption - how to suppress some list of figures entries?

I am using KOMA script and the subfig package like this \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,BCOR10mm,DIV11,toc=listof]{scrbook} \usepackage[caption=false, font=footnotesize, ...
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Short List of Figures in Memoir

I really like the appearance of the short list of contents, introduced in the memoir manual. What I want is a short list of figures command changing the LoF style similarly. Centered captions followed ...
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Short title that is not displayed in the ToC {hyperref}

I am using TexShop and because there is nothing like a navigation (or at least I don't know how to create it) and my document comprises about 200-300 pages, I try to build my own navigation in the ...
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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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Breaking table of contents between frames in beamer

I've got a rather long table of contents for my presentation in beamer, and it doesn't fit on one frame. I know I can provide a table of contents per section, or to manually break it between sections ...
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Reduce vertical spacing/gap - for \listoftables, \listoftables between heading and first entry

The following MWE demonstrates the large gap between the heading 'List of Tables' and the caption for the first entry in this list. How can the vertical space between the heading and first line of ...
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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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Removing space before Section in Table of Contents when using Article

How can I remove the vertical spacing before each section in the table of contents from a 'article' documentclass?
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fncychap: vertical space between text and heading too large - shift left heading - improving on fix?

To reduce space between the table of contents heading and the first entry in the table of contents the following solution is used: \addtocontents{toc}{\vskip-40pt The heading to display} However, ...
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fncychap package - vertical gap/space between text and heading too large - how to reduce?

The below example shows the table large gap between the top of the table of contents its section heading. How can this gap be reduced? \documentclass{book} \usepackage[Bjornstrup]{fncychap} ...
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List of Figures - how to add caption label

I'm using the caption package. In the List-Of-Figures I get only the numbers, but I also want to have the prefix. It currently looks like that: List of Figures 1 Caption of Figure 1........1 ...
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How to prevent Table of Contents from being added to the bookmarks of a pdf file

I have a set of pdf files (without the latex source) which I merged into a larger pdf file. Each individual pdf file is an article with sections. I created a set of bookmarks for the larger pdf which ...
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How do I use LaTeX to create a table of contents for a set of pdf files which I am merging into a single large pdf?

I have a set of pdf files which I want to merge into a larger pdf files. Each individual pdf file is an article with sections. I am hoping to make the merged pdf file into a book format with each ...
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Is it possible to add \chapter after a few \part's at the same level of hierarchy?

Consider the following code: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[bookmarks, bookmarkstype=toc]{hyperref} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \chapter{Introduction} \part{First part} ...
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How do I create custom “list of…”s on a section level?

I have a long document with frequent uses on an environment that needs to be indexed on a per-section basis. I know that the tocloft package allows creation of custom "list of..."s I also know that ...
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How to center the TOC?

I would like to design the table of contents aligned to a vertical line near the center of the page. The chapter and section titles need to be flushright, the numbers flushleft, and between titles and ...