If you use Word's standard heading styles for your document, you can automatically…generate a table of contents. This lesson shows you how to create and…update a table of contents. When you work in Word, you might assign…headings to different parts of your document.…In this case, this is the novel Treasure Island.…The book is divided into different parts and then inside of those parts we have chapters.…The chapters have some text that is the chapter title.…
And the way this document is formatted currently, you can see that it's 100…pages or so. You can see that the parts use the…Heading 1 style, while the chapters use the Heading 2 style.…There are a couple of good reasons why you would want to use Word's standard…heading styles for your document. And creating a table of contents is one…of them. The other feature in Word that works hand…in hand with these standard heading styles is the outline.…So, while it may be tempting sometimes to create your own styles for parts of you…document, in the case of Headings there are some real benefits to going ahead and…
- Exploring the Ribbon
- Creating a document from a template
- Saving different file formats
- Editing text with Cut, Copy, and Paste
- Adding tab stops to the ruler
- Finding and replacing text
- Working with header and footer text
- Using Word styles
- Creating bulleted and numbered lists
- Adding a table of contents or index
- Restricting editing
- Printing documents, envelopes, and labels
Skill Level Beginner
1. Understanding Word and Its User Interface
2. Working with Text
3. Setting Up Your Document
4. Changing the View
5. Formatting Words and Paragraphs
6. Adding Media to Documents
7. Working with Long Documents
8. Collaborating with Others
9. Printing and Sharing Documents
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