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How can I redefine the chapter command to display additional text below the title?

I'm relatively inexperienced with Latex. I'm using the Memoir class and I've been trying to develop a custom chapter style based on Danie Els' BlueBox style (the source for this is given on page 46 of ...
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How do I fix Memoir's header “Contents” in the Sniplets section?

In memoir I really like the way how custom entities are being referred to, such as the sniplets in its manual. It lets you define a set of items just like Figures and Tables. I'm reusing this code for ...
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1answer
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Enlarge small caps and memoir headers

I enlarged the small caps of my font by using the letltxmacro package. This works fine in text, chapter titles, etc., but I'm using the \pagestyle{ruled} under memoir which causes even page headers to ...
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How can I collect the contents of a LaTeX environment in a macro without the grouping?

It's a bit of a long story as to why I need to do this, but please bear with me. I have a fairly complicated custom class which expects documents to begin with a command: \coverandabstract{Abstract ...
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Command \cs already defined in memoir class but not in amsart?

Consider the following code: \documentclass{memoir} \newcommand{\cs}{\Sigma} \title{Rings and Modules} \author{} \begin{document} \maketitle \end{document} This fails to compile and I get the ...
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Nicely force 66 characters per line

I would like to have "something" (a package, a trick, a macro, ...?) that makes it possible for me to nicely play with the margins (or the layout) in order to set the average or typical number of ...
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How do I get an uppercase ordinal to number with memoir class?

The memoir class has a number of macros for converting a number to words. For example \numtotoname{113} will print one hundred and thirteen. Is there an equivalent macro for all caps? ...
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Aliasing a command to another

I have the command \DoubleSpacing within the caption of many of my figures throughout my document. This command is provided by memoir. ... \caption[]{\DoubleSpacing Here is a figure caption} ... I ...
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130 views

Problem with LetLtxMacro

I'm trying to redefine \rule to make cleaner underscores, but my book file (in memoir class) is having problems with the following: \RequirePackage{letltxmacro} \LetLtxMacro{\oldrule}{\rule} ...
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Customize referencing of subcaptions in “memoir”?

When I use \subcaption{... \label{myfig}} in memoir, and then reference it, the result is something like "Figure 1(a)". But I would like to customize the reference by removing the parentheses, thus ...
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Adding new parameter in lyx

In texmaker, I create document_setting.tex for input some document attribution like the author, publisher, some attribution in acknowledgements. And then input document_setting in master document ...