{memoir} is a document class designed especially for book-length documents. It incorporates the functions of many independent packages into one class.

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mdframed or shaded inside mdframed?

I have an mdframed environment and i want another frame, just with background color, inside it but i don't wish to have the above title inherited. That's why i used the shaded environment. My problem ...
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Set color of title page with memoir

I'm writing a report with memoir and would like to set the color of the title page. The pagecolor package looks promising but I can't figure out how to set the color of only the first of two pages in ...
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memoir \setfloatadjustment does not work after loading fixltx2e

Consider the following snippet: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{fixltx2e} \setfloatadjustment{figure}{\raggedleft} \begin{document} \begin{figure} ABC \end{figure} \end{document} When you ...
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Implement fixedlabel in memoir

I would like to implement a command called \newfixedlabel in analogy of memoirs \newfixedcaption in such a way that: \begin{myfloat} \caption{...} \label{myfloat:a} ... \end{myfloat} Yields the ...
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Page header as in LaTeX and Friends using memoir class

In Page header of LaTeX and Friends the fancyhdr package is used to create the page header of the LaTeX and Friends book. How can I do it using memoir class and also on first page where chapter ...
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Messed up margins in memoir-class

I am using \documentclass[a4paper,oneside,11pt,leqno,openbib]{memoir} to write my thesis which has 5 chapters and each chapter has different sections. My problem is, every time I start a section, the ...
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How to make this as a memoir chapterstyle?

The Danish translation of Murakami's The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle uses the following chapter style. Is it possible to somehow recreate this as a memoir chapter style? The text circle always has the ...
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line breaks when using ldots

I have a line in my novel which is not breaking in what I would think to be natural places. It appears to be due to my use of ldots: ``It was fine.'' she said, defensively. ``Just\ldots more and ...
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Alternating the footer on odd and even pages with memoir

I'm using the memoir class, which has the option to directly define what should be shown on odd and even pages, seperately. I want to put the page number on the left of the left pages, and on the ...
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Which package to use with memoir for arabic support with vowels support?

I am planning on writing a book with LaTeX. I have read that KOMO-Script and Memoir are good packages for writing books. Due to the easy english documentation of memoir, i am picking it up first. ...
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Label at the end of document is lost, bug?

I'm having a long document in memoir at the end of which I set a label, and so far it has worked. I did some changes to my document, at unrelated places, and suddenly I'm getting the warning that that ...
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including book name and chapter name above section name in memoir

I am using memoir with xelatex for typesetting a book with multiple chapters and sections. I would like to include the book name (or part name), and chapter name above the section title for each ...
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Make memoir class \flexlabelled left justified

In Memoir class, I can \usepackage{enumitem}, and then make a nice description list. I tried to do the same with Memoir's built-in flexlabelled environment, but the labels are fully justified. MWE: ...
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how to reduce line spacing in memoir caption

For caption in memoir document class i use the following settings: \captiondelim{\null\newline} \captionnamefont{\small\sffamily\bfseries} \captiontitlefont{\small\sffamily} ...
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\newleadpage* compilation error in memoir

Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{memoir} \newleadpage*{frontmatterpage}{Front Matter} \begin{document} \frontmatter \frontmatterpage \chapter{A} \end{document} If you try ...
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Remove unwanted vertical space before and after environment in footnote

I am trying to make my own environment for (left-)indented blocks inside hanging footnotes, in which the normal quote environment doesn't work, it's left indent being the same as that of the indent of ...
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Simple line break after paragraph heading in memoir, or smallest possible positive length

The default for paragraphs in memoir is to have run-in headings. I would like to change that to a simple line break, with no extra space below the heading. In section 6.6 of the memoir manual the ...
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Hanging Indent for Every Paragraph in Memoir?

I'd like to set a hanging indent for every paragraph in my document. Yes, I know that's unusual but that's the goal for today. I'm using the memoir document class, and so far I have the formatting ...
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Memoir headers with small caps

Is there a way to set memoir page headers in letterspaced small caps? I didn't like the header's default style (uppercase), so I've added \nouppercaseheads in my preamble. This gives italic. ...
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\autorows style table with custom columns and dynamic row spanning

I'm trying to create a table environment similar to memoir's \autorow, (in that I can supply contents as a list, along with the number of columns) but with more complex requirements. I need to be able ...
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Remove dotted leaders from lists of tables/figures in memoir

I have set up a format for my table of contents in which the page number follows the section name rather than being separated by a dotted leader. But my lists of tables, figures, and so on still have ...
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memoir endnote: remove Notes chapters, reset endnote numbering for each chapter

Like many of you I've used memoir's endnote features to generate notes at the end of a document without using the endnote package directly (i.e., without loading the endnote package). But now I'm ...
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TOC as Section in memoir

The TOC in the article class is formatted as a section. In memoir it is a chapter by default. I would prefer to have the TOC formatted in such a way that its heading gets formatted with the same font ...
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Align horizontal footer rule to outside margin with memoir class

I'm using the memoir document class with the twoside option, and want to use a \textwidth horizontal rule underneath my header, but a smaller horizontal rule above my footer. Unfortunately, the footer ...
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Overfull boxes in Memoir Table of Contents

I am trying to address overfull boxes in my thesis table of contents. I am using the memoir class in draft mode to mark the two problems. This starts out minor (MWE doesn't look too bad) but grows ...
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Unable to set page size and trims correctly in memoir class

My apologies for being a newbie with memoir. This is what I am trying to do. But it text cuts across trims, and far beyond the area it should occupy. Trims do not seem to be correct either. Would ...
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How to customise lower level heading titles when using the memoir class? (Or: is titlesec still incompatible with memoir?)

I'm using the memoir class I'm trying to customise the appearance of lower-level headings. In one case, what I want to accomplish is very simple: adding a period at the end of a heading title (for ...
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Manyfoot for a journal in memoir

I have a document so far typed article, using manyfoot, also its perpage option, which I want to add to a journal of memoir class, together with more contributions by other authors. When taking this ...
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Using TikZ current page node in memoir class

I need to use the current page.center position in a memoir document to center some images on a page. (unless someone has an entirely different suggestion about how to display images like this.) ...
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Putting figures+caption in the margin

Is there a "clean" way to make figures and their caption appear in the margin? I'm using memoir with the companion pagestyle, so the margin is quite assymmetric and I think it might look nice enough ...
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Unwanted extra vertical space after header using longtable in memoir, on continuation pages

The vertical spacing below the rule at the end of the headings is as I expect on page 1 of the table, but on pages 2, 3, etc I get more vertical space. Is there a fix for this? ...
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Is it possible to make todonotes package use margin outside pagetrim for draft notes?

In the memoir manual there is a snippet for making draft notes that uses the entire paper when printing drafts on pages bigger than the trimmed papers. Is it possible to get the more fancy notes of ...
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Why won't biber-biblatex work with memoir? [closed]

Why won't biber-biblatex work with memoir? Seems that this is a longstanding issue, but I have not discovered any reliable resolution. In this mwe I get errors (i'm summarizing) like undefined refs ...
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Appendix Chapter Title Editing

I'm using a variation of the memoir class that is specialized for my school's dissertation requirements. The cls file is here: https://math.as.uky.edu/sites/default/files/ukthesis.cls_.txt Here is a ...
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Align section titles in margins properly

This is a follow-up to First paragraph indented after section title in margin, but I'm unable to vote, comment, or accept answers there because it's made under a guest account and not linked to this ...
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First paragraph indented after section title in margin

How do you keep the first paragraph from being indented, even when indentation is off, when using section titles in the margin? I'm pretty new to LaTeX, but I thought I was getting pretty good at it, ...
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How to adjust memoir crop marks line length

I've been searching for the similiar question but still have no luck. I'm following this guide to create crop marks in memoir class and would like to adjust the length of the crop mark lines. Here's ...
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Lyx and Memoir class - setting stock and paper dimensions

I'm using Lyx 2.1.2 and the Memoir class. I want to define a non-standard stock and page size. Where do I add the commands \setstocksize, \settrimmedsize and \settrims?
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Roman Numeral Justification Issue in Memoir TOC

I'm typesetting a book with lengthy frontmatter, but any roman numeral page numbers more than three characters are being pushed into the right margin of the TOC. How would I fix this? ...
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Memoir: Change dots in ToC to colored horizontal line

Using memoir, I want to change the ToC such that it displays a colored horizontal line (_____) instead of the dots between the chapter name and the page number. Is this possible? Before: 1 First ...
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Memoir: Typeset chapter as section in TOC

For my Appendix, I'd like to change the look of the ToC such that Appendix-Chapters look like Sections in the main part of the document. The following code \documentclass{memoir} \begin{document} ...
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Is it possible to typeset with angled margins?

I'm typesetting a book using memoir in XeLaTeX, but on some pages, as an accent, I would like to make an angled margin, something like this: Even if I have to define the page limit separately ...
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Titlingpage thanks footnote symbols show last symbol only (memoir class) [duplicate]

I have a question regaring the titlingpage environment of the memoir class. I use \thanks multiple times on the title page, but the footnote symbol marks are all the same (the last symbol, which in my ...
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How to typeset a smaller size book with trim marks from letter paper stock?

How could I use the memoir package (or anything else, that's just what came to mind) to output a letter paper size document, but typeset with a different page width (9" by 7" in my case) with a trim ...
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Is it possible to have a multi line footer in memoir?

MWE: \documentclass{memoir} \makepagestyle{mystyle} \makeoddfoot{mystyle}{my journal}{\thepage}{} \pagestyle{mystyle} \begin{document} Some text. \end{document} The footer is supposed to ...
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Memoir: Change color of header rule when using a copied pagestyle

Using memoir class, I am trying to change the color of the header's rule as proposed in Set header and footer rule color in memoir. However, the following code won't change the rule's color: ...
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Font for small caps in (French style) figure caption labels

Polyglossia {french} in Memoir Class. My preferred font is Open Sans. MWE compiled with XeLaTeX: \documentclass[a4paper,article]{memoir} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} ...
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\obeylines and verse environment in memoir

When I use the \obeylines macro with the verse environment, it prevents line numbering and introduces extra white space between the lines. Is there a way to address this? ...
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Line numbering across verses in memoir

I'm typesetting some poetry that needs to be numbered but that is frequently interrupted by comments, something like a play. I want the numbering to be continuous from verse to verse but to omit the ...
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Multiple Sectional divisions in a Memoir header

How would you have a page heading so that on the Left hand page you might have the Book the Part and the Chapter and on the right hand page have a Section any existing subsection. From reading the ...