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Table of Contents II: Advanced TOCs, long documents, and other tables

A TOC in a document with the field code revealed

TOC fields are behind every table of contents in Word.

Beyond the three basic methods of creating a TOC that you saw in the first TOC course, there's a fourth way — using TC and TOC fields.

TOC fields are the building blocks of a table of contents. All tables of contents, no matter how they were originally created, rely on TOC fields behind the scenes.

Find out what TOC and TC fields are, how to directly create a table of contents by using them, and why they're essential if you want to create a table of contents that isn't covered by the options in the dialog box.

To continue reading this lesson on your own, click Next.

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