change text of TOC

Jürgen Spitzmüller spitz at
Wed Dec 18 04:44:23 UTC 2019

Am Dienstag, den 17.12.2019, 23:08 +0100 schrieb Ricardo Berlasso:
> You can use Babel for this. For example, if your document is in
> English, go to the preamble and write something like this
> \usepackage[english]{babel}
>    \addto\captionsenglish{
>           \renewcommand{\contentsname}{The New Name}
>    }
> For other languages you just need to change every "english" string
> for the needed language. For example, in Spanish
> \usepackage[spanish]{babel}
>    \addto\captionsspanish{
>           \renewcommand{\contentsname}{El nuevo título}
>    }

Since babel is automatically loaded by LyX (but usually after the user
preamble) I'd rather do

    \renewcommand{\contentsname}{The New Name}


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