To find out how to create Tables of Figures and Tables of Tables, please refer to this article.We’ll refer to it as “Table of Contents” in this article, but this works for all kinds of contents listings.
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(Microsoft Word is the most popular word processing software in the world.) This tip (301) applies to Microsoft Word 97, 2000, 2002, and 2003.
You can find a version of this tip for the ribbon interface of Word (Word 2007 and later) here: Updating an Entire TOC from a Macro.
option, you can format the way the table of contents will look: Choose a different style, hide page numbers, include more heading levels than the default three levels, and more.
If you choose instead to create a manual table of contents, Word will add dummy text to the table instead of using your headings, you'll have to manually type in each entry, and Word won't be able to update the table of contents for you--not very much fun. Once you've chosen one of the automatic tables of contents or the custom option, Word will create the table of contents for you.
This article explains how to update the Table of Contents (Contents Page) or Table of Figures or Table of Tables in your Word 2007, 2010 or 2013 document, which could be a report, dissertation, thesis, book or anything else.
To find out how to create a Table of Contents in Word, please refer to this article.
This is especially important to remember if someone else has amended and edited your document.