Creating a table of contents


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Creating a table of contents

Take a look at the bottom of the Layout panel. There's this feature called Table of Contents, and when most people see that, they think it's just for books. You know, Heading 1, Heading 2 and so on. And sure it can do that, but this powerful feature lets you build collections of any kind of paragraph. For example, you could build a list of advertisers, or a list of catalog items, or a list of figures, anything that you've applied a paragraph style to, you can collect with this feature. However in this case, I am actually going to build a Table of Contents for this little book that we have been working on in this chapter. So I will go to the File menu, choose Open, and open the book file. I will double-click on the TOC file, move this out of the way so it's not quite so in our face. This is the opening file that's the front matter of our document, and we are going to be putting the Table of Contents in this file. So to get a Table of Contents we go to the Layout menu...

Creating a table of contents
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Creating a table of contents provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign CS4 Beyond the Basics

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Design
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