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Edit Table Of Content & Add Paragraph between TOC Items in Word Document using C# .NET API

Hello Everyone,


I am one of the user of Aspose. By using Aspose.Words I’m creating word file which created table of content automatically with hyperlink to title. But I want to insert some text between TOC items and

  1. this text will appears in TOC only not be appears in document and
  2. hyperlink is not applicable to this text

Example -

Table Of content
Topic 1…1
Topic 2…2
Topic 3…4
Topic 4…6
[Text to Insert]
Topic 5…7
Topic 6…8
Topic 7…9

I’m stuck into this. Please can anyone help me out from this.


Please need help for above scenario…


Please see these sample input/output Word documents (SampleDocs.zip (11.6 KB)) and try running the following code.

C# Code to Edit Table Of Content & Insert Paragraph between TOC Entries in Word Document

Document doc = new Document("D:\\Temp\\sample-input.docx");
DocumentBuilder builder = new DocumentBuilder(doc);

BookmarkStart bmStart = null;

foreach (FieldStart field in doc.GetChildNodes(NodeType.FieldStart, true))
    if (field.FieldType.Equals(FieldType.FieldHyperlink))
        FieldHyperlink hyperlink = (FieldHyperlink)field.GetField();
        if (hyperlink.SubAddress != null && hyperlink.SubAddress.StartsWith("_Toc"))
            Paragraph tocItem = (Paragraph)field.GetAncestor(NodeType.Paragraph);
            if (tocItem != null && tocItem.ToString(SaveFormat.Text).Trim().StartsWith("Heading 3.1.2"))
                bmStart = builder.StartBookmark("bm");

Paragraph prevPara = (Paragraph)bmStart.GetAncestor(NodeType.Paragraph);

Paragraph para = (Paragraph) prevPara.Clone(false);
Run run = new Run(doc, "NEW LINE");
run.Font.Bold = true;
prevPara.ParentNode.InsertAfter(para, prevPara);