Create and customize a table of contents

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Create a table of contents (TOC) in Word 2010. Prepare document headings so that Word will generate the TOC automatically, and customize the look and settings for the TOC.


After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Generate and update a TOC

  • Prepare headings so they'll be included in the TOC

  • Change TOC settings

  • Modify TOC styles

  • Remove a TOC

Before you begin

If you want task summaries or to create a table of contents manually, instead of having Word generate it, see Create a table of contents or update a table of contents.

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See Also

Create a table of figures

Number pages differently in different sections

Set tab stops or clear them

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