Microsoft Word table of contents

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I have a TOC in Microsoft Word 2013.

I've attached an image of one of the pages. My problem is that I cannot figure out what setting to change to get the page numbers to all align with one another. The H1, H2, H3, H4 headings are in use on the sample.

I need help/direction to how to affect the necessary things to clean up the TOC with right aligned page numbers that appear evenly in a column.
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Is it a automatically generated toc in a quick part bubble?

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Yes it is. I used automatically generated table 1 and modified the font for H1
In my experience, if you select one of the lines in the TOC that you want to align correctly ex. Artisan Ice (hand crafted) and adjust the tab to line up on the right-hand-side, all of the entries of this level will automatically change!

Make sure that the rulers are displayed (top and left margins) so you can see the Tab markers.
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There is a MS course here: i think you will need to explore using field codes https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Table-of-Contents-II-Customize-your-TOC-e6f4d808-3ce3-4ea7-86fc-c9fe69d6cac9

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If what @Paul says works and no doubt it does, it might be better to edit the styles rather than apply formatting over the top of them 😉

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The little things in life that bring such pleasure; my Table of Contents. (lol)

Thank you for the guidance. This is perfect and right on!

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If you display the Styles panel , then select the style and click Update to match...

Glad to be of help.
The easiest way is to click in each level and set a right-aligned tab on the right margin of the page where you want the page numbers to be.  Drag the right margin marker about 1/2" inch to the left and then drag the right-align tab to where the right margin marker used to be.  This has to be done for each level of the Table of Contents.
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Easiest <> Best

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