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Questions tagged [table-of-contents]

{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}, {tocbasic}, {minitoc} and {etoc}.

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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 (TeX Live under Linux). Each chapter is stored in a separate tex-file (...
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Japanese characters in pdf bookmarks

I created a LaTeX document in Japanese and I compiled it using pdflatex. The document is generated correctly, but the bookmarks in the side panel of the PDF viewer do not show the Japanese characters, ...
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short version subsection titles for TOC using Pandoc markdown

I have a Thai document in markdown with rather long subsection titles and would like a shorter version for the Table of Contents. In Pandoc I am exporting to pdf, epub and html. Is my best solution ...
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Strange incompatibility between several packages (options)

The compilation of the following MCE fails with the error: ! Incomplete \iffalse; all text was ignored after line 29. <inserted text> \fi Interestingly, as soon as: one of the ...
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Beamer: Show TOC at the beginning of a section only when that section does not have any subsections or the first subsection starts after other frames

I have found a few related questions, and I'll explain below, but nothing is a true solution to this problem yet. I would like to show the Beamer TOC under the following scenarios and only these ...
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chapterthumb table of contents

Is there is now an easy way to create a chapterthumb table of contents? To concretize: I think with a very dezent type like I think a chapterthumb table of contents is not trivial because it has to ...
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Design of the chapterhead and initial letter

I am preparing a document and in the course of this, there are some problems. 1) How can I connect the upper left with the left bottom edge and similarly the right upper and lower right edges in the ...
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Old moderncv template with hyperlinks in table of contents

For my application portfolio, I started from the template bewerbungsmappe.zip provided on TU Graz miscellaneous templates. Only now I realized that this is based on an old version of the moderncv.cls ....
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How to use tocloft with revtex without changing \tableofcontents formatting

I need to create a custom "list of ..." in my document. As I search around the intertubes, I'm told to use the tocloft package. The documentation seems promising. However, when I load the package, the ...
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How to remove page numbers and dots from a minitoc created by the titletoc package?

In the code below, how to remove page numbers and dots from the minitoc (not the main TOC)? I didn't find any commands or options in the documentation to do that. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{...
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Centred "Contents" in TOC in twocolumn document with custom sections

I want to adjust the TOC for my twocolumn document. I want to have the word "Contents" at the top and centre of the page, and the toc entries following in two columns afterwards. I found this which ...
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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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How to create a second LoT with other labels?

I have two sets of tables in my document. I was able to label the second type with other name thanks to the following: \DeclareCaptionType{cuad}[Cuadro][Índice de Cuadros Estadísticos] Now I want to ...
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how am I able to write different languages inside a table in LaTex file?

I am using a CEUR-WS.org proceedings style. But I am not able to write different languages inside a table, where the different languages are visible outside the table. \documentclass[ ]{ceurart} \...
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ToC appearance to be customized/optimized

Unfortunately a minor problem with my ToC encountered recently. My recent research in the internet was equally unsuccessful. Thats why I ask you for help and I hope there is somebody skilled out there ...
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multicolumn tocloft TOC assigning subsection to wrong section

I've been compiling a number of recipes as a cookbook. I've used the package xcookybooky to compile recipes and have assembled them in the main tex. I'm trying to use tocloft to create a multicolumn ...
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How to disable acronyms use in Table of content?

Facts: In my latex document I generate a Table of content (TOC) that is inserted at the beginning of the document. The current TOC includes both the description of acronym and short form of it: ...
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Getting a star appearing after references header in Table of contents?

I am using the document class with bibtex and getting a unwanted star appearing as follows in my table of contents. Can anyone help? Following is what I have \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{...
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How I align my toc to the left when the chapter name is too big

This is my toc, I want to align the page number \documentclass{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{titletoc} \titlecontents{chapter}[5.3em]{\vspace{0.1cm}} {\hfill\thecontentslabel} {} {\ |...
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Creating a table of contents using \addcontentstline in LyX

I'm trying to create a table of contents in lyx, so I used \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Topic} right after each heading, in ERT. However, this happens: I have two issues: The first is that I would ...
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"Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item" with partial personalized TOC (titletoc)

I would like that each chapter starts with a personalized partial TOC (I did this with titletoc). When I compile I got the following error : something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item I've done a ...
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Use section but hide the content in the file and keep it in the table of contents

In my document I insert a pdf page just after a \section*{Annex}and I'm able to add it in the \tableofcontents with this \addcontentsline{toc}{part}{Annex} but I would like to hide it from the ...
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How do I force space between title and author in table of contents (memoir, poemtitle)

I am trying to tweak my table of contents so that there is space (filled with ellipses) between the title and the author, followed by a right-justified page number. When the title is too long, but ...
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Empty sections not showing up in Beamer ToC

I am going to use Beamer as a lecture tool, and planned on each lecture being represented by a section in Beamer. So even though we're not at lecture 2, a section would show what it will be about. ...
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Refer to proper line in TOC in LaTeX

I am trying to optimize my PDF (big songbook, ~400 pages) made in LaTex to enable better navigating in it. Almost every subsection takes only 1 or 2 pages, so the TOC is very long, about 10 pages. I ...
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Document with 3 subdocuments - each subdoc with own TOC

I need to create a rather complicated document structure. A main document contains 3 sub documents (think like the bible, new and old). I need to start with a Main title page, a main TOC (containing ...
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table of content in persian language(the number is right to left)

I use code \titleformat{\chapter}[display]{ \bfseries \filleft\Huge}{ \chaptername\ \arabic \LTR{ \thechapter} }{6pt}{\bfseries\filleft} to write a table of content. in the table have but I ...
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Include additional information of figure somewhere else

I‘m writing a thesis in computer science. A big part of my work involves running simulations with software I programmed. For all the images produced by the simulation, I want to show the reader how ...
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How to overlay a section title on \incgraph full page image?

Is there any way to get a section title, which is included and linked in the TOC, overlaying on a full page image, inserted with \incgraph[]{image}? Both tikz and incgraph is included \usepackage{...
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How to add a second table of content to "tex.pdf" with a LaTeX package by using the "contents.tex" generated by 'pdfwebmac'?

This is a follow up question to How to change table of content layout for a pdf document created from a web source file? I input the following commands: weave tex.web pdftex tex.tex and create ...
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Change bullet color in TOC for current section only

In my TOC I would like to highlight the current section using a different color. Following the answers to this question, I have managed to change the text color of the current section using \...
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Space between headers and title Content in ToC

I was looking all day for some alternative in ToC space between header and title Content. I found \setlength\cftaftertoctitleskip, but it's useless in my case cause I already use package \fancyhd and \...
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Help with Mini table of contents inside TikZ node on chapter start page

Mini table of contents inside TikZ node on chapter start page Hiya, this is a question regarding the above question and solution. I was hoping someone could assist me with an error I am getting (no ...
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tex4ht: custom list of … (part 3 of 3)

This is a direct follow-up to tex4ht: custom list of … (part 2 of 3) I have a custom list of <things>. The code below provides two-way links between the occurrence of the <thing> on the ...
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Custom list of floats combining makeindex and bibliography features

For my document, I will have to print extracts of interviews I've conducted. I would like to display a list of those interviews, the same way we display a bibliography (with custom fields: date, ...
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Configuring a section alias in LaTeX

Every week I produce a couple of A5 booklets (A4 folded) for my wife, an active colleague in church ministry, from which I am recently retired. I call the booklets a pulpit manuscript, as it includes ...
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The content (summary) does not match the correct subsection using minitoc

Basically, Using minitoc I created a list all of the sections within of each chapter in a small table of contents at the beginning of every new chapter. See the image for clarification. However, due ...
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Aligning Multi-line Caption in list of figures

I have modified my list of figures so that it includes Fig. figure number before each caption in List of Figures. This done by using the following code. {% \let\oldnumberline\numberline% \...
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Get a list of section numbers, subsection numbers, subsubsection numbers where an index appears

What I want to achieve is not so simple but I'll try my best to make myself clear. I have the following document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{makeidx} ...
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how to find out what figures are used/included in a latex file

I have authored several books, class notes, papers, with many figures. All figures reside in the same Windows folder named \figures because they may be used in multiple documents. When I need to send ...
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"Move" up table of contents

Currently writing my thesis using LyX, I am having a bit of trouble with my Table of Contents. The TOC is so long that I have 1 line on second page, which obviously doesn't look good. Therefore, I ...
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Adjust margins on certain pages of table of contents

My University requires the first page of the table of contents to have 2 inch margins at the top and the subsequent pages to have a 1 inch margin at the top. All of the remaining pages in this section ...
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Formatting front matter title and page number in ToC to be single spaced and roman

I want to achieve the following (ignore the artifacts, it's from a university reference for their thesis style), I have the following MWE, \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, oneside, parskip=full]{memoir}...
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How to only show \addcontentsline words in TOC

I need to only show student names in the TOC, via using e.g. \addcontentsline{toc}{section}{name}. However, there are sections, subsections, and paragraphs, so the sections are being listed. There ...
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creating a paper organization tree

I was wondering how am I gonna be able to create a paper organization like the image attached with latex (ACM small-article). Can I use the classic algorithm pseudo packages, or there is specific ...
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How to align the multiple author in scrbook/ book styles?

Here are my codes... \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,footinclude=true,headinclude=true,openany]{scrbook} \usepackage{graphicx,tikz,lipsum} \usepackage{transparent} \usepackage{eso-pic} \def\aut#1{\...
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book with theory exercises and separated answers

I have a 300 page long book of mathematics, nine chapters, each chapter containing theory and exercises. I want to make another chapter at the end with all the answers. But if I add another question, ...
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A problem with list of figures/ tables

I am using a class file based on USFdissertation.cls, and my problem is that in the list of tables and figures, it does not print the words "Table" or "Figure" before their titles, even though ...
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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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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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