Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Topic B: Tables of contents and figures
Exhibit 6-8: The Table of Contents gallery
Updating a table of contents
Word does not automatically update a table of contents as you change the contents of
the document. So if you edit headings or move content, for example, you’ll need to
update the table of contents. You can open the Update Table of Contents dialog box,
shown in Exhibit 6-9, by using either of these methods:
On the References tab, in the Table of Content group, click Update Table.
Select the table of contents. In the upper-left corner of the frame, click Update
Exhibit 6-9: The Update Table of Contents dialog box
You can also change the format of a table of contents:
Select the table of contents.
In the upper-left corner of the table-of-contents frame, click the Table of
In the gallery of styles, select the desired format.