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List of Figures (Section Formatting) *Required (if figures are included)
Examples: List of Figures || Setting Tabs


If your thesis/dissertation contains one or more figures, a List of Figures is required. The List of Figures is similar to a Table of Contents, in that it identifies all of the figures, along with their page numbers.

Setting Up Tabs
  1. Create the "List of Figures" heading (2" from the top of the page, styled as a 1st level heading).
  2. Set page spacing to single-spaced.
  3. Click on the bottom right of the Paragraph tab to open the Paragraph Settings window.
  4. Click on the Tabs button at the bottom left of the window.
  5. Set the first tab to 0.75" (Align LEFT; Leader NONE).
  6. Set a final indent to 6.5" (Align RIGHT; Leader DOTTED - if you want to have a dotted leader line).
  7. Click Save on the Tabs window and then close the Paragraph settings window.
  8. Click and move the right indent to 6.0" so that any long headers will wrap to the next line.

General Formatting
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