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How to create such a chapter style

I've been trying to create the chapter style shown in the image using memoir class but no luck with that. Can anyone help me out?
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Chapter Style- Report Class

I am looking for different types of chapter style formats for report class document. i like memoir class Veelo chapter style. how to do exactly the same format for report class document class ...
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How to change fontfamily for memoir chapter style bringhurst

I am trying to change bringhurst chapter style's titles to \sffamily. The following code works with other chapter styles (dash, for example), but not for bringhurst. What's the difference? ...
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Replace the text 'Chapter' with custom text in Memoir [duplicate]

How can I replace the word 'Chapter' with some other text string in Memoir class? So, instead of Chapter 1, it appears as, say, MyChapter 1. Also, the text is in Devanagari script so MyChapter will ...
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How to inject text globally into memoir class crosshead chapterstyle [closed]

I wish to add a pifont character (actually \ding{80}) to appear spaced after all chapter numbers, and spaced before chapter headings, like this: 2 * Light, where * represents the character I want ...
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Memoir hangnum chapter number in right margin switch?

With regards to the built in styles in memoir, is there a simple command or option to reverse the hangnum chapter style to be right aligned and put the chapter number in the right margin? I have come ...
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Right align memoir chapter style + appendix problem

Merry christmas to everyone. I'm trying to make a LyX template since I have to write three reports over the next 12 months. I'm using memoir and chapterstyle demo2. How can I 1) Right align the ...
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Frontmatter chapter title size in memoir

How do I specify the chapter title font size in the frontmatter of a document typeset with memoir? I want to set different font sizes for the frontmatter, mainmatter, and backmatter. I need to reduce ...
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152 views

Use different chapter title in TOC, in the first chapter page, and in header

Say I have two titles t1 and t2 for a chapter. I want to show t1 in TOC, and t2 in the first chapter page as well as the in the header. I use \chapter[t1]{t2} which works for TOC and the first ...
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Niceframe problem - what to do?

Building on the code from Gonzalo Medina, I managed to make a nice chapterstyle with niceframe. The problem is that it sometimes renders poorly, at least in Acrobat Reader: Needles to say, I don't ...
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How to get all CAPS chapter titles

Trying to get all CAPS chapter titles. Using the following, only the ToC chapter title is all CAPS: \documentclass{memoir} \renewcommand{\chaptitlefont}{\MakeUppercase} \begin{document} ...
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Chapter heading using report class

How do I "translate" the following from memoir class to report class? I'm currently writing a dissertation in report class and it would be great if I could use this chapter heading: ...
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165 views

Automatically insert a \newpage after chapter headings

I'm writing a book using memoir, and I'd like each chapter's text to begin on a new page after the chapter headings (so each chapter heading stands on a page by itself). Is there a way to make this ...
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187 views

How to modify chapter name in headers in memoir

I modified the chapter title to be shown as 1. ..., but the headings still show CHAPTER. How can I remove the chapter in headings? Is there a way to modify the chapter style in the contents and ...
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votes
2answers
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Do not display chapter title in memoir class

Is there a way to make the memoir class not display the title of the current chapter, but still have the chapter appear in the table of contents (TOC)? Ie., using chapter*{Title} will not display the ...
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1answer
122 views

A Weird Pagination Problem with memoir, amsref

I have a weird problem to describe. Please consider the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,oldfontcommands,12pt]{memoir} % \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,oldfontcommands,12pt]{memoir} ...
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163 views

Centering memoir frontmatter and backmatter chapter titles

How can I center the titles of the chapters in the frontmatter and the backmatter of a document written using memoir? Keep in mind that the mainmatter chapters should not be affected at all.
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189 views

Moving the chapter name in a titlesec frame?

I'm messing around with titlesec to make a frame with the chapter name in it. I can't figure out how to move the chapter name ("Chapter Foo" in the example). Here's the MWE: ...
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1answer
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Error with veelo chapter style

When using XeLaTeX on OS X 10.8, I have problems using memoir and the veelo chapter style. The following code gives me the error ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> \hspace ...
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1answer
272 views

Memoir chapter page formatting

I am using the memoir class. I have a series of chapters defined, but I need to change the way the chapter title pages are formatted. In particular, by default the text "Chapter X" is spaced a couple ...
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2answers
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Chapterstyle Memoir: Picture on page left, chapter opening on page right

I am working on the layout of my dissertation and I would like to have the following design for all my chapter-openings: New chapters should always start on the left page, with a picturepage that ...
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votes
1answer
104 views

Chapter in memoir not displaying correctly in TOC

I'm having a little problem with a custom chapter style in memoir class. I want to have the chapter titles behaving like parts, i.e. having the title on a separate page. I can do it like so: ...
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407 views

Memoir Class, Madsen Style, Chapter Heading and Rule

I would like to extend the chapter title and the rule above it to the left, so it is -0.75 in past the text block. MWE: \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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Chapter page numbers outside of margins memoir

When I send the file to createspace for their online reviewer, it tells me that a few page numbers are outside the margins, which happen to be the ones for each chapter when each chapter begins. Here ...
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1answer
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Misalignment of Chapter number and chapter title in memoir southall chapterstyle

I have the number and chapter title in the southall chapterstyle in memoir class not aligned vertically. How to fix it?
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Modify default memoir chapter style

I'm using memoir and using its default chapter style. what I'm looking to do is to change the format from chapter 1 chapter title to something like this: chapter 1: chapter title I'm ...
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1answer
351 views

Memoir chapter headings

I'm using memoir class and I would like to know if it's possible to change the heading name of a specific chapter because the chapter title is too long and it's not well displayed as a heading in each ...
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274 views

Layout for longer chapter title in Memoir class

I am using \chapterstyle{section} with \Huge\sffamily font. This means that some longer chapter titles spread over two lines. I get (a larger version of!) 2 A long title splitting as illustrated ...
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votes
1answer
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Section+Subsection in the header AND chapter in the footer using book (memoir)

I' writing my thesis in LyX with book (memoir) style. I would like to personalize the headers and footers but I cannot use the fancy package since I'm in the memoir style. So (being a novice in ...
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Bringhurst chapter style in memoir

I'm trying to imitate Robert Bringhurst's chapter style in memoir. The class includes one such chapter style, but does not typeset the chapter number on the right side margin, as in Bringhurst's book. ...
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1answer
297 views

changing chapterstyle in memoir

I have the following MWE \documentclass[a4paper, 10pt]{memoir} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb} \usepackage[per-mode=symbol, ...
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1answer
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two chapters on same page in memoir

I am writing a preface, which consists of roughly ten sentences describing my work. I have to write this in both English and Swedish. Same content, merely different languages. I have chosen to have ...
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1answer
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\AtBeginChapter?

Are there any hooks that work like \AtBeginDocument for chapters, sections, etc.? Something like \AtBeginChapter? I would like to have the following code: \AtBeginChapter{% ...
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1answer
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how to import images into Memoir chapter style

Another Memoir style I'm trying to create... I grabbed bits of code from here and there and I almost have it working, but the imported image isn't centered over the chapter title... spent many hours ...
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1answer
585 views

Help modifying a memoir chapter style

I'm very new to TeX and I'm from a graphic design background, so I apologize if I'm missing something very obvious. I want to modify the memoir style VZ14. What I would like is: =====h double ...
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1answer
562 views

How to best set chapter title color in the memoir class's Hansen style?

I am tinkering with the Hansen chapter style for the memoir class, as reviewed and listed in texblog. The Hansen style is unfortunately not discussed in the memoir class documentation. I changed it ...
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“Undefined control sequence” problem in memoir class?

I use memoir class and want to customize the table-of-contents and chapters style. When I use \renewcommand*\l@chapter[2] I get this error after the second compilation: Undefined control sequence. ...
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1answer
411 views

memoir class \part style

I am preparing a book in memoir class. I use \chapterstyle{madsen}, which uses a sans serif font (I don't know which one). I also have parts and I would like to have the parts to be typeset in the ...
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1answer
843 views

Is there an easy way to change the font and size for Chapter Heading in Memoir?

I'm a total TeX newb - please be nice! :-) How can I change the font and size of Chapter headings? I don't mind where it's placed on the page - but would like it to be a sans-serif font and perhaps ...
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votes
1answer
953 views

Chapter subtitle

I want a chapter subtitle (half the size of the font of the chapter title) within the rulers of the chapter title. The subtitle must not appear in the Table of Contents. I have this ...
5
votes
1answer
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memoir headers with starred chapter

I need help with page layout in memoir. I want to have an unnumbered chapter0 (i.e. introduction) but when using the \chapter starred version the chapter headers is wrong. This is my example source: ...
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votes
1answer
463 views

Right align chapter number to the chapter name when using memoir with veelo style

I am using the memoir document class and the veelo chapter style. I'm having trouble aligning the chapter number to the right so it has the same right margin as the section name. Because of the page ...
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1answer
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Chapters that openleft unless the chapter is only one page long

I'm using the memoir class, and would like new chapters to begin on the left-hand page, unless the chapters in question are only one page long. Neither openleft nor openany give this behavior. I am ...
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votes
1answer
555 views

Creating a specific chapter style using memoir

I'm completely new to using TeX but have managed over the past couple of days to get a basic setup working for my thesis using memoir. I've been exploring the chapter heading styles at ...
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Omitting chapter numbers in section headers using memoir

I'm trying to find a way to remove the chapter number from the section headers when using memoir. Right now I'm using parts, but no chapters and zeroes appear in front of all section numbers. I tried ...
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votes
1answer
778 views

“Negative offset” chapter title

I need my chapter titles to be offset 2cm to the left of everything else (or my section headings and paragraphs to be offset right, depending on what you call the reference point). I got the chapter ...
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votes
1answer
951 views

Memoir chapter styles

I'm designing a book collection using the memoir class. I want chapter titles to have a page for themselves (before the chapter proper). I'm using the following code for that: ...
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votes
1answer
1k views

Chapter heading with the word “chapter” replaced by chapter name

When I create a chapter \documentclass[12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{graphicx} \renewcommand{\chaptername}{} \begin{document} \chapterstyle{veelo} \chapter{Implementation} \section{Implementation2} ...
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votes
1answer
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Formatting chapter in memoir

I'm trying to reproduce this chapter heading (Styling my section/chapter) in memoir. This is more or less working with the following code: \documentclass[11pt,oneside]{memoir} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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votes
2answers
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Chapter without number in memoir

I want one of the chapters in my memoir book to be unnumbered. I want it to have a chapter heading, show up in the table of contents, etc.--the only difference being that it is not given a number. ...