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Word 2010 TOC Inconsistent Indentation

The following problem is really exasperating: All heading 1's in the attached document are linked to the TOC1 style, however the indentation between the chapter number and the text is different ...
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How to make sure that the format of a heading is not lost after adding a heading style and the heading numbering is retained in table of content?

My paper is structured like this: 1. Introduction 2. Conceptual background 2.1. Definition 2.2. Delineate the Boundaries of the Research 2.3. Research Streams 2.4. Theoretical ...
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How to update the Table Of Contents in Word Online?

Is there a way to update the Table Of Contents of a document inside Word Online (Office 365)? The only solution I've found consists in clicking the button EDIT IN WORD to edit the online file with ...
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Word 2016 Custom Styles and TOCs

Is it possible to have two different styles (say "TOC 1" the default and "SPECIALTOC 1") so that a document with two different TOCs can handle a different look/feel? I have been unable to make custom ...
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How to prevent an embedded object picture from appearing in the table of contents in Word 2013?

How do I prevent an embedded object picture from appearing in the table of contents in a Word 2013? The pictures of embedded documents (Excel and PDF) are showing up in the description line in the ...
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MS Word hyperlink to heading goes wrongly to table of contents

I have a document with a Table of Contents automatically created from headings. Within the body of the doc, I'm trying to hyperlink to several of these headings that are the basis of the TOC. In the ...
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table of contents in microsoft word

I have a document on my laptop in which I have some books names , the date of their publication and the writer name. now I want to make a flexible table of contents in which I can sort the books by ...
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Modify Table of Contents Markup to show only Heading 4-5

I've seen many posts on how to modify the markup of a Table of Contents in Word 2007+ to include additional Header levels, however I cannot set a custom range. For example, if I insert a Table of ...
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How to have two different format of headings at the same “level” in a Table Of Content?

I have the same style for headings at the Heading 1 level; they're identical except that in the table of content I would like to highlight one of them with grey background. I tried to change 2 ...
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Additional dot in section/subsection not being displayed in table of content

I would like to have a table of content with numbering identical to the ones in text. So, in text each section/subsection/subsubsection is numerated as '1.' or '1.1.' or '1.1.1.'. However my table of ...
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Remove footnote from TOC MS Word 2010

Does anyone know how to remove the footnote reference in a table title that rolls up to the TOC? For example: Table 6 Phone Numbers (1). The (1) is showing up in my TOC and would like to omit it. ...
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Page number alignment in ToC with long title and section number

I can not insert the screenshot, but here is a preview (mockup?) of what I get: Wrong page number alignment in ToC with long title and section number Link to similar issue Table of Content Lorem ...
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Table of contents in MS Word [closed]

I have a Word document with different parts (Part-1, Part-2, etc,.) and different sections in each part. I just want to create a Automatic table of contents in the following manner PART 1 – XXXXX 1-...
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Word 2016 Table of Contents in two columns

I want to get my table of contents onto a single page. I can do this most easily by having the ToC in a section defined as newspaper column layout. I now have two issues How do I stop/hide the ToC ...
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Is there any way to create an Alphabetical Index populated by a given Character Style?

I create a "character style" to mark some important words in a Libre, Writer doc. Is there a proper way to create an Alphabetical Index defined by character style like creating a TOC defined by given "...
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Is it possible to have a page before the TOC appear listed in table of contents?

I guess my title says it all. I would like to have my abstract, foreword etc. appear in my table of contents which is actually appearing after the abstract and foreword. Is that possible? Ideally, ...
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How to make TOC lines automatically indent in a Word 2007 document

I have an automatic Table of Contents in a translated Word 2007 document: In the original Russian document the "second-level" headings are indented: I translated the document using the SDL ...
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How to get text in table of contents aligned after numbers?

Is it possible to get a table of contents in Microsoft Word with an alignment like this picture? If so, how? (In the picture the alignment is not perfect because I did it by hand, inserting spaces ...
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Microsoft Word: Does the heading style from a table appear in the table of contents/document map of a document?

My question is simple: I have a text. I apply the heading 1 style to it and the text appear in a table of contents/document map. Lets say, that text I want to put it in heading row of a simple table ...
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MSword Mail Merge With a TOC

I'm attempting to make a MSWord mail merge template where there is a section that doesn't repeat with every mail merge record. I'd like the document to have a title page, and a TOC, and then merge ...
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Advanced Yet Simple ToC with Multilevel List Issue

I'm trying to develop a Table of Contents in Word capable of being updated, linked, etc. to the parts of the document. I'm looking to modify the static template my University supplied that is void of ...
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Tab leader not showing for long headings in Word 2016

I am using Table of Content (TOC) to automatically put headings into a TOC. The tab leaders are the dots between heading and page number. When the headings are longer than 1 line, the tab leaders are ...
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Automatic Table of Contents in MS Word 2007 adds unnecessary numbers

I created an automatic Table of Contents in Word 2007, and lo and behold, it adds some unnecessary numbers to level-1 lines: I can manually delete those numbers and bring the ToC to a normal ...
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How to put MS Word headings on the same line in a TOC?

I have a book manuscript in Word 2017 with style "Heading 1" chapter titles and style "Heading 2" sections. I'd like to group the Heading 2s on the same line without page numbers, like so: Some sites ...
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MS Word Table of Contents Line Break Issue

I've got this bizarre problem. In a long, tightly formatted word doc (it's 350 book, with styles for everything).... My Header1 styles chapter headers are, for example 0 Prologue 1 Chapter One 2 ...
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How to do insert (figure) caption in microsoft word so it can go from Fig 1.1, 1.2, to 3.1, 3.2?

I have followed this and other instruction to learn about how to tag the figure titles in a Word document, for the purpose of making a table of figures at the end. I can do it if all the figures are ...
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How can I hide part of a caption in the document but show it in the contents?

I have the inverse problem to this user. I have a lot of figures that have the same caption. This makes the figure contents table look pretty repetitive and uninformative, like this: Image of the ...
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MS Word: How to supress list numbers from Table of Contents

I would like to make a TOC automatically in MS Word 2010/2016. I do not want the numbered for the multilevel list to appear in the TOC text. I have formatted by headings and subheadings using Heading ...
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Automatic Table of Contents in Word

I want to make an automatic Table of Contents in a Word 2013 document, but I want to use something other than the cover page title in the Table of Contents. For example, on page 1 there is cover page ...
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Force Table of Contents to ignore section breaks in Microsoft Word 2013

I have Word template that splits separate chapters into separate sections (with section breaks) and also has a set footer for this setup. For example: If Chapter 1 is called Introduction The footer ...
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hovering table of contents and changing element's backround-color in pdf

I want the following thing in Microsoft Word. If I hover the table of contents or figures or a hyperlink (after I have converted that as .pdf file not in word), the element's background-color will ...
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microsoft word - table of figures (inserted figures)

I have inserted captions in the maps of my document and I have created a table of figures. When I updated the table of figures some figures showed in it. Despite the fact that I deleted them from the ...
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How to proper align table of contents in Word 2013?

I'm struggling with following problem: I have generated table of contents and one of the item has quite long title as seen on the screenshot below. And because of that long title the page number goes ...
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In the Table of Content of a Word document, how to refer to the page numbers printed if they are not the physical page numbers?

Thanks to The answer of Bob on a question on changing page numbers, I am able to start numbering the pages in my document only after the preface. This means cover page and preface do not get a page ...
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How to add a Table of Contents to a LibreOffice Calc file?

Adding a ToC in LO Writer is no problem, but how to insert a ToC in a ods file? For a workbook with tables longer than one page to be distributed as printout (not as file), it would be nice to have a ...
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MS Word Table of Contents Covers Header/Footer

I'm using Word 2010. I created a Table of Contents by going to References > Table of Contents > Automatic Table 1. When I do that, instead of having the table of contents fitting nicely between the ...
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How to make a “Summary Slide” in Impress, listing the titles of all slides automatically

In LibreOffice Impress 5.0.5.2 I opened a .ppt presentation where each slide has a title and a body (visible in screenshot). I would like to create a "table of content" slide that would just list all ...
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Convert a mediawiki page to html with the table of contents working

I am looking for a way to convert a page from mediawiki software (basically a web page very similar to wikipedia, or in the printable version) which has a table of contents, to a PDF file with a ...
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Word 2013 - How to create separate Table of Figures List of Tables

Using the automated Caption feature (Word 2013), how do I create separate TOC's for Table of Figures and List of Tables? They will follow below the main Table of contents (TOC) of the larger main ...
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How to put space before page number in Table of Contents in Word

I want to put some space before page numbers in Table of Contents in MS Word. I aligned the page numbers to the right. But couldn't put space after leaders, before page numbers. What I want to do is ...
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MS Word 2013: automatic figure caption numbering inside text boxes with text wrapping

How can I obtain text-wrapped figures with automatically numbered figure captions in Word 2013? In a two column MS Word 2013 document, I am placing figures and their captions in text boxes with text ...
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Inconsistent spacing in table of content headings

I've got a document I'm working on in Word 2010 that uses numbered headings. When generating the table of contents, I notice that the spacing between the heading numbers and the heading text is ...
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How do I start numbering headings with 00 then 01 then 02 etc?

I need to find out if heading numbering in a table of contents can start at 00 and how to do this.
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How can I add an outine to a PDF file based on its table of contents?

Situation: there is a large pdf file with several hundreds of papers (think of books, technical specifications, etc.). With no access to the original source, how can a table of contents (ToC) an ...
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fit a table in a middle of an excel sheet

I have a table in a sheet like this: I want to place the table in the middle of page. but the number of column is odd (5) and the number of column in the sheet is even (8). there is 2 cols after ...
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Automate script | Rename a defined list of filename by a defined list of word powershell

All my code: #read list filenames + filter# $listname = Get-ChildItem 'Y:\Users\H\Documents\D\Game Of Throne' -Filter *.bmp #Read list file txt# $line = Get-Content 'Y:\Users\H\...
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TOC in Mac Word 2011 not including one heading

I've created a TOC that uses three levels/styles: Title, Heading 1, Heading 2. Most of the TOC is Heading 1 (page titles), but one page is missing. I've checked and rechecked, and the appropriate ...
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How do I fix my table of contents of LibreOffice/OpenOffice?

I've made a document on Google Drive and I want to add a Table of Content from LibreOffice to it, but all headers are seen as Content 10 by the program, so they are all on one line, instead of ...
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Generate table of contents with links for GitHub markdown with pandoc

How to generate table of contents with links for GitHub markdown with pandoc? I tried pandoc -f markdown_github --toc -s -S README.md -o new.md It does create a table of contents but it has no link ...
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Create a Permanently Linked TOC in Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac

I'm working on a very large PowerPoint presentation and have been hyperlinking each element in my table of contents (TOC) to a specific slide so it's easier for my readers to navigate. However, it is ...