{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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Adding a per-chapter image along with group of entries in ToC

Friends, I have an old analytic geometry book with an unusual table of contents: for every group of entries based on the current chapter, there is an image along with it. Well, let me show some actual ...
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Table of Contents: Titles for Parts with \tocloft

I use the tocloft package to design the Table of Contents. I wanted to add the word Part before the numbers of parts in TOC (f.e. using \cftpartpresnum), but I want to add it only for numbered parts. ...
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Table of Contents: Nice Titles for Parts

I have some long titles for Parts in a {book} file. In TOC I receive the following: I Paaaaaaaaaaaaaaa aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaart pagenum And I would like to have it like the following: I ...
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minitoc: \parttoc does not work for several chapters

I have another problem with minitoc package (and command parttoc). I have 3 parts in the document, asking for a content within each part. LaTex actually places three contents, but they are all the ...
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Word overlap in TOC with memoir class and part subdivision

I am using the memoir class to generate a book manuscript. The table of contents entry for Part VIII overlaps with the part title which is Examinations. The result is shown below: Is there a way to ...
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Table of contents (minitoc, parttoc) and line breaks

I have to make a table of contents for each part of a book document. I use minitoc package, and \parttoc command. I have line breaks (\\) in the chapters and sections titles in both [] and {} ...
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How to create Index for Verses

I ran into problem of creating index for a book (1200 page) which has around 700 verses and its explanation. I have one main tex file with the preamble. I have 18 chapters in my book, so I created ...
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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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Page numbers in ToC does not match actual page with memoir

I am having a problem where the page numbers in the table of contents do not match actual page numbers while using memoir class. I read elsewhere that if one rebuilds the project the problem will go ...
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Remove newpage after \tableofcontents, \listoffigures, etc. in book class

When using a documentclass of book, it seems there is a \newpage inserted after the \tableofcontents and \listoffigures. How can I suppress this? In articles, the following works. How can I get this ...
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Remove “chapter #” from the chapter title but keep chapter number in the table of contents

I am using report document class. I want to remove word "Chapter" and "chapter number" from chapter title, so when new chapter starts I will get only chapter title. I can do it using: ...
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Can I easily reformat a document to place figure legends on a separate page?

I am submitting an article to a journal with the following requirement: Figure legends should be listed one after the other, as part of the text document, separate from the figure files. ...
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Change the PDF bookmark for the table of contents page

When I click on the PDF bookmark "Contents" in my PDF Viewer, it goes to the position of the table of contents but does not show the title "Contents". Is it possible to set the PDF bookmark above the ...
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Include only paragraph titles in the table of contents

My Latex document has a large number of paragraphs (about 10 per page), and I'd like to build a list of the titles of all these paragraphs. For example, given the following document: ...
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Generate table of contents when \section* (sections without numbering) has been used

Is it possible just to generate a table of contents based on sections in asterisk mode, i.e., \section*? I basically just want the table of contents without section numbers. Like a list of headings ...
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Adding to section names based on their contents

I've got a document that talks about requirements fulfilled. Each requirement has an official name, and so I've made macros that consume a requirement name and make marginpars and index entries with ...
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How to include a List of Symbols and Abbreviations in the List of Tables?

in my large document I have a List of Tables, on page xi, and a List of Symbols and Abbreviations that starts on page xiii. Shortly after that arabic numbering starts for the regular content pages. ...
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Conditional loading of tocloft causes errors

Looking for a way to customise a table of contents, I came across this recommendation to use tocloft. As per the suggestion (and the documentation), I've put a conditional in place which tests for ...
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Font style for page number for chapter in ToC

The page numbers in the ToC appear in different styles. For sections and subsections in normalsize and for the chapter in bold and slightly larger (I think). How can one change the fontsize/fonttype ...
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How do I suppress the list of acronyms

I am using the acronym package to handle my acronyms. To use the package, I have to define all the acronyms within a \begin{acronym} ... \end{acronym}. This generates a listing of acronyms that I want ...
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Creating a very flexible TOC with beamer

To manage TOC in bearmer I normally use these codes: \AtBeginSection[]{ \frame<beamer>{ \frametitle{Table of Contents} \tableofcontents[currentsection,subsections] } } ...
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Reduce line spacing in minitoc package

I am using the minitoc package to add chapter TOC's in a thesis. The entire document (including the main table of contents) is doublespaced, but I want the chapter toc's to be single spaced. I specify ...
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\tableofcontents and multiple files from \include

I am trying to compile a table of contents with \tableofcontents{} from multiple files I have included (with \include, i.e. chapters). What do I need to do to get the chapters included in the table ...
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Font size in toc

I get a problem when creating toc with my style, I want all font size is normalsize, but it doesn't work for the chapter. here my code : \titleformat{\chapter}[display]{\large\bfseries\fillast }{BAB ...
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Create appendix in LyX? [closed]

I use report class, I create appendix in LyX : The definition of the appendix has been defined from the LyX menu Document->Start Appendix Here The contents of Appendices are listed in a separate ...
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Removing the TOC entry from the TOC

Using the article document class I have transferred a DOC template to a tex format (I am using miktex). The template specifies a given section appearing prior to the table of contents i.e.: ...
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How to make a hyperlink cover the whole line in table of contents including the dots?

The linktoc=all option of hyperref package makes both the reference text and page number clickable hyperlinks. However, the dots are still not hyperlinks. This is not very important but I'm asking out ...
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Insert Abbreviations in LyX document

I would like to generate the abbreviations entry in the report written in LyX. I could not find it. I would like to know 3 things : Insert the abbreviations table in the TOC. Insert the ...
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Generate consecutive page numbers + ToC from 28 .tex files?

I've completed half a semester of Discrete Mathematics. I have written up all 28 lectures into individual .tex files, labelled Lecture1.tex Lecture 2.tex ... Lecture28.tex. The beginning of each one ...
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Table of code listings

I'm using the listings package to put a box around some source code in a document and also to provide some syntax hilighting. Is there an easy way that I could create a table of contents which just ...
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Beamer table of contents - display all subsections below section

In a latex-beamer document i added the following TOC-Definition: \AtBeginSubsection[] { \begin{frame} \frametitle{Inhalts\"ubersicht} ...
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First page of ToC has a page number. How to remove it?

I have a problem with the number of the page that appears on the first page of ToC (I don't want it, of course), but only when I have at last two page of ToC. When ToC takes only one page, footer and ...
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How to change the title of ToC?

I need to change default title of ToC. Is it possible with titlesec package? Here is my MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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How to align the captions in the list of figures?

How to align the captions in the list of figures ? I have the following code: \usepackage[subfigure]{tocloft} \renewcommand*\cftfigpresnum{Figure~} \settowidth{\cftfignumwidth}{\cftfigpresnum} ...
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Hang of List of schemes

I want to align the second line of long names in a list of schemes like in the second screenshot below. Current situation: I want it like this:
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ToC: How to no-indent the second line of large entries?

ToC: How to no-indent the second line of large entries? I'm using the scrreprt class, typesetting a book with only 120mm of paperwidth.
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pdfscreen's panel Table of Contents

I am having trouble understanding how the panel table of contents of the pdfscreen package works. The only thing that I got from the documentation was that in an article-type document, the section ...
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How do I remove hyperlinks from \tableofcontents in beamer?

I am designing a presentation in beamer and would like to use \tableofcontents to generate an outline frame. However, by default, beamer includes hyperlinks on the section names in the table of ...
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New Format list of figure

This is what I want : I'm really being crazy with latex. this is my code for toc : \renewcommand\tableofcontents{% \if@twocolumn \@restonecoltrue\onecolumn \else \@restonecolfalse \fi ...
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add table of contents in table of contents [closed]

I don't know why my table of contents doesn't appear in my table of contents!. I am writing: \documentclass[10pt,a5paper,landscape]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How to prevent last period in captions from appearing in the list of figures?

Is there any simple way of removing the last character of an argument to a command (or environment)? I'm looking for a simple way to remove the punctuation mark from a caption when it appears in the ...
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Customizing the list of listings generated by \lstlistoflistings?

I'm using listings in my document, and its command \lstlistoflistings to generate the list of listings. The problem is that I've customized all the other lists (TOC, LOF and LOT). More precisely, I've ...
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General template problem

I need to achieve the following formatting. Is that possible? Can someone provide an example?
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\addcontentsline adds an unwanted indent

Prologue I'm using the exercise package and trying to harmonize its layout with memoir. This question is quite involved to illustrate, so I'll break it up into several Acts. I'll present the ...
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Show plan before each section except the first one

I wanted to show a plan before every section in my presentation, so I have added the following code before \begin{document} \AtBeginSection[] { \begin{frame}<beamer> \frametitle{Plan} ...
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How to make multiple lines in ToC horizontally align?

For single line, the content aligned nicely, but that's not the case when the it contains multiple lines. The alignment is odd: So how can I make them align nicely? Mimimum Example ...
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How to add a description (“precis”) to a toc entry with KOMA-Script class?

Using the KOMA-Script class I'ld like to add chapter descriptions to the table of contents to provide a short description of this chapter right in the TOC. I've already found the "memoir" document ...
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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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How to get a list of appendices?

How to get a list of appendices like the list of figures and list of tables? How to set it on a separate page, like the list of figures and list of tables?
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How to make “outline” frame in Beamer?

In a presentation, people show regularly a "outline" frame containing the table of contents where some sections are grey (have been presented) and others are highlighted (will be presented right now). ...