{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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Table of contents with xtemplate (expl3)

Every time I typeset some book or articles, I start to renew sectioning commands (\part, \section, some \@-commands and so on), \maketitle, \tableofcontents commands by copy-pasting it to my class and ...
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Clickable box malformed in TOC when using math in heading and the Latin Modern Math font

The clickable box (the actual hyperlink) in the TOC is too heigh when using the Latin Modern Math font. Using Cambria Math everything looks normal. Using the \texorpdfstring{}{} command does not ...
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Hyperref links entire line (like Word)

I have tried to use the code from How to make a hyperlink cover the whole line in table of contents including the dots? but it seems to make my entire document hyperlinked probably due to my custom ...
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How do you NOT get an index entry in the TOC?

My problem is that I don't want the automated index entry to appear in the TOC but would rather add one manually. But no matter what I try, the automated entry always appears. I have tried ...
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LoF, LoT, Abstract, Acronyms non-numbered in ToC - why?

The solution of LOF+LOT+BIB in TOC with numbered chapter does not work in my case. Admittedly I used a template of some other person - when I produce a Pdf with his code all above mentioned sections ...
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Links in mindmap as table of contents in beamer

I decided to use a mindmap to show the ToC of my presentation and the section outline. I'd like to have the nodes clickable like the standard ToC, but I couldn't find any command like ...
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Allow \listoffigures captions to break across pages

I'm using the command \listoffigures to list all figure captions after the contents page. Many of my figure captions are quite long and as a result LaTeX is placing 2 captions on a page with a large ...
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Table of contents in a separate file with correct hyperlinks to many files

It's my first question here. Sorry if it doesn't follow the rules. I have: I'm writing a manual in the book class with pdflatex (MiKTeX under Linux). Each chapter is stored in a separate tex-file ...
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Packages to place partial TOC, LOF, LOT, LOA and LOS in some of the chapters in a report?

Context I'm doing a template for a Master Thesis based on the report class and want to achieve the following characteristics: a) Tikz-based titles, headers and/or footers b) IEEE-alphanumeric style ...
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Add \paragraph type entries to beamer table of contents

I want a beamer TOC slide like this: SECTION 1 ..Subsection 1 ......Slide Title 1 ..Subsection 2 ......Slide Title 2 ......Slide Title 2 NEXT SECTION ......Another Slide Title In documents I use ...
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TOC: center 'Part' and wrap subsubsection properly

I would like to center PART and wrap the subsubsection in one line in TOC, with proper indentation (matching with section or subsection or chapter). Please see the image. Attached is the sample code ...
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Extra page while using simultaneously minitoc and float

I have a problem for a while now: there is always an extra page at the end of my documents. I notice that this happens when I use simultaneously minitoc and float. I track this issue down to this ...
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Adding new entry in the TOC

I need some help in two problems that I am facing now in my thesis writing. I want to add a new page with the title "List of Scientific Contribution" at the end of my thesis and its corresponding ...
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List of figures: figure numbers appear in incorrect order

The List of Figures in my thesis sorts my figures based on the page number on which they appear. Instead I would like the figures to be sorted based on their figure number. The current sorting method ...
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ConTeXt: Table header as section in TOC (while parsing xml to pdf with xmlflush)

I would like to use the header of a table as a section for the TOC (while parsing an XML to pdf) \startxmlsetups xml:table \page[yes] \dorecurse{3}{ \bTABLE[frame=on,split=no] ...
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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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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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How do I style the TOC in a beamer template?

I'm making a beamer template, and I have most of the things the CD requires done, but I can't seem to be able to influence how the TOC looks like. This is how it is supposed to look like: (But the ...
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LOF and LOT customization in memoir

I am attempting to add LOF and LOT to my current document using the memoir class. When I try to remove the spacing above the LOF and LOT titles, I get the "Undefined control sequence. ...
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How to redefine the chapter like the following?

I have a newcommand to redefine chapter. \newcommand{\Chapter}[1]{ \clearpage % \noindent \refstepcounter{chapter} \begin{center} \dsp{CHAPTER\space\thechapter\\} \vspace{10pt} ...
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Beamer: Put an Updating Outline/TOC on Every Slide

I'm looking to be able to have an outline or table of contents on the side of every slide fairly automatically, though it would be good if it could be suppressed on some slides. This outline would ...
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Using Titlesec, titletoc, and titleps together affects the command \tableofcontents

Writing a book of probability in arabic, I want to use the titleps package for different beautiful headpages, in my files where I use titletoc for partial table of contents. All was good until I used ...
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Hyperref linking to wrong item in TOC(Lyx)

I added the hyperreff package and a TOC to my document using Lyx's built-in options. It seemed to work almost perfect except one problem: the first item in the TOC is linked to the page of the second ...
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table of contents in supplement - renew command causes problems?

I cannot get the minitoc package to create a mini table-of-contents for my Supplementary Material section. Note that I renewcommand a few things so that my Supplementary Material sections, tables, ...
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Show TOC in Beamer under special conditions

I'm wondering how to display the TOC: At beginning of section if there is no subsection At beginning of subsection else Each option can be achieved separately quite easily with the commands ...
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How does one generate a side pane of contents in pdf using Latex?

Like the way it is mentioned here: http://www.latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=7400 It says use hrref package but doesn't give no straight example. Can you please help?
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How to display partial TOC (only one section at a time)?

I already know how to print an Outline with only the current section. What I'd like to do is to have an Outline slide with some extra info (for instance, a publication) below each section of TOC. I ...
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How can I customise the table of contents like so?

I face a problem of spacing between items in my table of contents. This is what I have at the moment: I would like to change a few things: I want to put table of content in center I want to put ...
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How to customize a brief table of contents generated from tocloft and shorttoc into one page?

I am writing a book with over 20 chapters using LaTex. I generated the detailed Table of Contents with the package tocloft, and a brief TOC with shorttoc. Right now, the brief TOC has two pages but I ...
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Chapter Headings in TOC

I'm looking to accomplish what was shown here: Table of Contents with Chapter Where the toc was changed from 1 Introduction to Chapter 1 Introduction Except I also have an abstract, ...
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How to add additional information to chapters and their entry in the table of contents?

I would like to change chapter layout/heading to contain more information. I found this question where a subtitle is added that contains information about original authors. However, I would like to ...
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Margin Changes in the Table of Contents (memoir class)

The upper margin is supposed to be 1" throughout my document. In the table of contents it changes from 1" to less than 1". How may I make it consistent? Note: I am using the pwasu.sty style file from ...
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Table of Contents for poetry collection (ConTeXt)

I'm getting stumped about how to generate the ToC for this book. I'm about to give up and just do it by hand. The author wants to include a lot of structural information that isn't present in the ...
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LaTex decided to put two Abstracts in my content page suddenly!

Everything was going right until I got two abstract in my content page that both are referring to my abstract when pressed in the pdf. I have no idea why that happened. You have a clue? This is what ...
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Beamer links of table of contents

can anyone explain me why, in a beamer presentation, when I click on a link in the table of contents I am always sent to the first frame of the whole presentation and not to the first frame of the ...
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Exported TOC in LyX centers Part headings

I have two matching documents with notes for two different classes. The document class, preamble, etc. are all the same. In one file, when I export it, the TOC centers the Part headings, in the other, ...
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Using tocloft with custom titles

I'm using the tocloft package to edit the spacing between entries in my Table of Contents, as follows: \usepackage{tocloft} \setlength{\cftbeforechapskip}{2ex} \setlength{\cftbeforesecskip}{0.5ex} ...
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Roman and arabic numbering in combine environment?

I'm putting together an academic journal for my student history society and am wondering whether I can have different papers in the combine environment display as roman or arabic numbers. The ...
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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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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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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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Remove vertical space between several chapters in ToC

I would like to remove the vertical space between several (but not all) chapters in my ToC (namely, the literature, the list of symbols, and the index). The following code works in the preamble to ...
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In double spacing, find proper captions skip for both figure and table, and customize TOC page number for long title

I am writing a thesis using a class based on book. Overall double spacing is required. Right now I have two issues: The first is finding a proper caption skip for both figure and table caption; and ...
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Appendix in the ToC properly aligned

I'm working with classicthesis in LYX. How to put unnumbered chapter Appendix properly aligned with the rest of ToC? Additionally unnumbered title is the one who has no dots to indicate the page. How ...
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Makeindex error when using \tableofcontents or \chapter with arabi package

When I remove the three lines \tableofcontents \chapter{1} \chapter{2} from the following document, makeindex works without problem and the index is printed. But in presence of these lines I get ...
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Check if a partial table of contents or list of figures/tables is empty before showing the title

I've created a command, \importchapter{<title>}{<folder>}{<file>}{<minitables>}, to import the main <file> of a chapter from a <folder> and automatically generate a ...
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How to have TOC line point to existing section

I'm in the process of developing a program that basically compiles a bunch of PDF files into 1 book and generates a TOC. Periodically, there are items that they want to appear in the TOC that point ...
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Font size for ToC entries in Powerdot

Any way to change the font size globally in the on the slide table of contents? When I use paper = smartboard, the ToC entries on the left of the page are really small. I can do it by slide but that ...
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Chapterwise page range in the TOC including bibliography and index

The provided solution "Chapterwise page range in the TOC" is working fine with chapter's range only. But it is not working with References' section and Appendix. Kindly provide a suitable solution.
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Table of contents misaligned with Tufte book symmetric

Usually when I try to create a document using the Tufte-latex classes, which table of contents could extents in more than one page, I find with the trouble of the composition of the table of contents. ...