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I'm writing a set of documents using the same memoir based template. One particular document does not use chapter level heading and just section and subsection levels.

I have no chapters but the document seems to use a default chapter 0 so my sections are numbered 0.1, 0.2, 0.3 and so on. How can I disable chapterlevel numbering so I get them numbered 1, 2, 3,...?

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The memory class features an article option, but this option doesn't remove the preceding chapter number for \section headings (although it does so for figure and table floats). Therefore, add the following to your preamble:

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Works perfect!!! – David Casillas Oct 15 '12 at 11:22

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