Behind the scenes in every automatic TOC in Word is a field.
Beyond the three basic methods of building a TOC (using heading styles, custom styles, and outline levels), there is an advanced way: TOC fields.
If you are familiar with fields, you already know how powerful they can be. Learn how to use them in a TOC for great results.
If fields are new to you, use this lesson to find out what they are, how to directly create a table of contents by using them, and why they're essential if you want total control of your table of contents.