Create a table of contents for work you compile outside of the ebook framework. Laura Bergells shows you how to create a table of contents for work you compile to a word processing or PDF file.
- [Narrator] If you're compiling to an Ebook format,…like EPUB or Kindle's Mobi,…the Scrivener preset compile option…will create a table of contents for you.…But, if you want to create a table of contents…for work that you'll compile to a PDF,…or a word processing document,…you'll need to take a few extra steps…to create your table of contents.…First, let's create a document called…"Table of contents" and put it where you want it.…I'll go to the introduction,…and create a table of contents.…
(keys clicking)…I'll move it where I want it,…at the top makes sense.…Next, make sure all your files are arranged…in the order you want them to appear…and open up everything that you want…in your table of contents.…Usually this means every folder is open.…Next, we'll select everything that we want…to include in our table of contents.…For this example I'll start with my first section,…introduction, scroll all the way to the bottom,…and end with my last exercise file.…
And I'm holding down the shift key…while I do this so everything is grabbed.…
- Navigating the interface
- Creating a new project
- Merging documents
- Keeping track of characters and locations
- Exploring writing tools
- Managing footnotes, comments, and annotations
- Reviewing project and text statistics
- Exporting files
- Compiling as an ebook using presets
- Tips for sharing your work
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1. Navigate Scrivener
2. Plan a New Project
3. Research Your Project
4. Write Your Project
5. Review and Edit Your Project
6. Share Your Work
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