{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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Change the display style of the list of figures starred chapters \chapter*{} [on hold]

I'm writing a report, with the package lipsum parametered to the following: \Usepackage{lipsum} \Makeatletter \Renewcommand\l@Table[2]{\@dottedtocline{1}{}{1.5em 2.3em}{\textcolor{blue}{fig}~#1}{# ...
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How to avoid marginal notes in TOC

Short Version I want to stop marginal notes from being copied to the TOC   Long Version I use LyX to write notes in class. When a lesson starts, I mention the date of the lesson in a marginal ...
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Remove appendix page numbers in TOC while using appendix package

I'm using \usepackage[title,titletoc]{appendix} and putting my appendices in the appendices environment. I'm trying to remove the appendix page numbers from the TOC. I've looked at the documentation ...
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How to change the color of TOC part font using tocloft

I have customised my toc using tocloft for everything from chapter down to subsection, but I cant work out how to change the color of the part font, how do you renew this command? I have read the ...
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Chapter Number only unbold in TOC

I have created toc and how do unbold the chapter number in table of contents. The dotsep between chapter title and page number is also disapper? How do on the dotsep. My MWE is: \documentclass{book} ...
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How to change color?

How to change the colour of the ball in which the item numbers are written?. Help me please.
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Table of contents with subfiles package

I am writing a report consisting of 3 separate files, each include a self-contained mathematical text. I work with the subfiles package. I have created three chapters in 3 separate files and included ...
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How to create additional space below Section headings followed by Subsections in the Table of Contents

I am preparing my thesis using the apa6 document class. I'm using the tocloft package to format my Table of Contents and List of Figures. In the TOC, I can't figure out how to add space BELOW section ...
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How to create from xx to lastpage in table of content?

Hi, I need help on how to put the last page in the table of contents (PLEASE REFER TO PICTURE ABOVE ON THE EXAMPLE) in LaTeX ? I have searched in forums but no solution is found. Can anybody help ...
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Introduction chapter not included under chapters heading in TOC?

I am generating the toc for my dissertation and the first chapter, the introduction, is not included under the chapter heading. Any idea why this is? I am using ...
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Very specifically customized sections and table of contents

I just became an editor for a bi-monthly Newsletter and we have built XeLaTeX code to generate the newsletter. This Newsletter was previously generated using Microsoft Word. We want to maintain the ...
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Dots in table of contents as on a chess-board

Is there any way to make chessboard-style dot filler in table of contents like at this image? Update: I maked some commands based on @wipet answer and put them in titlesec settings. But it's not ...
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Why does my Table of Contents print the word “Chapter”?

I'm using Lyx, and am required to add the Dedication and Acknowledgement pages to the TOC. It looks great, except that I want the TOC to say "Dedication" and "Acknowledgements" instead of "Chapter ...
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Reproducing the standard layout of the “book” class with “titletoc”

Is there a reference that shows how to use titletoc commands (\titlecontents, etc.) to approximate the layout of the table of contents in the standard book class? In particular, I would like to see ...
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Conflict between biblatex's refsection and lot/lof with citation in float caption

I'm writing a standard complex document (ie, thesis), in which chapters are separated into different files which are included. I am using biblatex, and I would like to have a separate bibliography per ...
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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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Appendices and references as 'parts' in TOC and bookmarks

I have problems with my appendices and references which do not appear as parts in my TOC (chapter layout instead of part layout, see figure below) and the bookmarks in the pdf file (appendices and ...
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List Of Listings Overlapping Text

I'm attempting to generate a list of listings for my dissertation. The university doesn't have a standard LaTeX template, but there is a pretty good one generated sometime ago that does the trick. The ...
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Table of Contents: add vertical space above chapters

I am using Lyx and a custom document class for my thesis. I initially had a problem with a long chapter title being hyphenated; I needed to have the TOC be ragged right for the title of chapter one ...
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Do section counters need to be reset if you reset chapter counter?

The answer to this question How to remove chapter numbering without removing it from tableofcontents was given as: \newcommand{\mychapter}[2]{ \setcounter{chapter}{#1} \setcounter{section}{0} ...
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Add parts titles to the LOF

I would like to add parts and chapters to the LOF. I can add chapters but the \apptocmd{\@part} doesn't work unless I comment \titleformat{\part}. Why ? I have found a workaround with ...
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Why does my TOC appears itself below the title of “table of contents”?

I can´t understand why does Table of content name appears twice in my output document, I mean one little version of it below the title I really want. I'm using sharelatex, and Latex as compiler ...
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List section in pdf bookmarks, but omit in LaTeX table of contents

Normally (under pdflatex with hyperref) a section added with \section will appear in both the LaTeX table of contents, and the pdf metadata; while a \section* will be omitted from both. Is it ...
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Table of contents is red

The problem goes away in the minimal example I created if I remove this: \usepackage[colorlinks=true ,urlcolor=blue,urlbordercolor={0 1 1}]{hyperref} However, in my real document, I have links that ...
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Latex table of content page number not contained in the margin [on hold]

I have a problem with the page number format in the table of contents. I'm using a thesis style derived from book.The screenshot below shows the problem. The page number "xxxi" is outside the margin ...
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How to create a table of authorship

I am trying to create a table of authorship for a report. I want it to look like a table of contents, only with the names of the authors instead of page numbers. I haven't had any luck looking online. ...
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Table of Contents not symmetric with Tuftes symmetric option

I'm using the tufte-latex class and was able to change the layout with \documentclass[twoside,symmetric]{tufte-book} Unfortunately the Table of contents is still not symmetric, but always ...
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Custom “list of” command for lab notebook

I'm keeping my lab notebook for my PhD in LaTeX. I have it set up such that each "project" has its own chapter. When I make a new entry into the notebook I use a custom "entry command": ...
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How to add explanatory text to an index page without page number troubles?

I like to have an introducing text after the index starts (in the same way as it works for the nomenclature). Adding the imakeidx package to the here used makeidx package and writing ...
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Remove vertical space after new chapters in listofalgorithms

When generating list of algorithms, the command \listofalgorithms automatically inserts a 10pt vspace after the last algorithm caption in a chapter. I need to remove this vertical space in such a way ...
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titletoc: getting rid of empty line at TOC start

Consider the following simplified TOC style (yes, the real-life version does look better than this MWE). Thing looks okay except for the fact that the first TOC line lies one line below where it ...
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How to solve the page numbering problems (in TOC, hyperref, scrheadings, nomenclature)?

I like to have in the headings the chapter name on the inner upper section on almost all pages but not on those which start with the new chapter, on the tableofcontens and the index. The page number ...
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How to show starred subsections in minitoc and not in toc

I've the main.tex and chapter1.tex, chapter2.tex, ... For each chapter I have a minitoc. In principal toc I want to show chapters and sections (have I to star the subsection, right?). In each minitoc ...
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Table of contents - sentence case on section headings

I would like the section names in the TOC to be uniformly capatalised, either sentence case or not. I achieve uniformity in section names now using sectsty and \allsectionsfont{\normalfont\scshape} ...
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How to put \varinjlim in the section name?

Here is (almost) minimal example of the file, which gives the error. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} \section{Section name with varinjlim: ...
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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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How can I customize the list of tables with the titletoc package?

I know how to customize the chapter and section toc withtitletoc package, just like this: \titlecontents{chapter}[0pt]{\vspace{.1\baselineskip}\bfseries} {\thecontentslabel\hspace{2.8mm}}{} ...
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2nd column in TOC with subtitles for subsection and subsubsection

How can I achieve something like this in my Table of Contents? The sections should look like this in the main document: Important Features of the TOC: Subsections can have TITLES (smallcaps), ...
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Table of Contents shifts the pages back

I am having issues with the \tableofcontents command. My table of contents is too long to fit in one page so it starts at page 2 and ends at page 3. My actual \section{introduction} starts at page 4 ...
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Table of contents in multicol alignment problem

In my report I'd like to have a short table of contents, thus I printed it with multicol in two columns to safe space. But the alignment on the top is like in the picture. I'd more prefer it if the ...
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How to remove chapter* from TOC but keep its title name and number on chapter title page?

I want to add some chapters in TOC separately using addtotoc command (and modifying chapter number). But I don't know how I can keep "Chapter #" on chapter's title page not adding this chapter in TOC. ...
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How to add a custom header to the Table of Contents

Problem I'm trying to add the header "TABLE OF CONTENTS - CONTINTUED" to every page of the TOC following the first. I've tried: \addtocontents{toc}{\hfill TABLE OF CONTENTS -- CONTINUED \hfill ~ ...
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Which commands/packages remove listoffigures from ToC?

How can I remove list of figures and list of tables from ToC? I read much questions about how to add them to the ToC. But indeed I have the problem that they are added and I don't want them to appear ...
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Remove dotted leaders from lists of tables/figures in memoir

I have set up a format for my table of contents in which the page number follows the section name rather than being separated by a dotted leader. But my lists of tables, figures, and so on still have ...
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minitoc for each section in documentclass book

I want to get minitoc for each section. My following code provides the minitoc for the whole chapter but I need minitoc for only sections. Any help will be highly appreciated. Thanks % Document Class ...
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Adding unnumbered sections to TOC

I have many unnumbered sections in my report (more than 100), all created with: \section*{section name} I want to find a way to easily add them all to the TOC (specifically to a minitoc). Since I ...
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Page number resets on Table of Contents

I am using Roman page numbering for the abstract / ToC / list of figures etc before the main body of my thesis. The number seems to reset at the table of contents page (i.e. back to the roman numeral ...
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Numbering in TOC does not work with Hebrew numerals

I have noticed the following odd behavior: With Hebrew as main language and Arabic numerals the numbering in the table of contents is just as it should be, but with Hebrew letters as numerals it does ...
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Springer llncs TOC first page number

I have a toc with 2 pages. The second page has a page number (II), but the first not. What have I to do? I want a page number one the first toc page (I). Thanks \documentclass[deutsch]{llncs} ...
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Front matter page style of table of contents page

The following MWE produces a Contents page with the roman page number in the footer centre. However, I try to set all the page number locations to be on the outside in both the frontmatter and main ...