{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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LyX: Problems with title line breaks when writing in Memoir document style

I am pretty new both to LyX and to TeX.SX, and have no LaTeX background. I'm writing my master's thesis in LyX and have just changed the document style from book to book (Memoir). When I try to export ...
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I get an error when using subfigure with memoir

I made an article and insert several subfigures in that as follows: \begin{figure} \centering \begin{subfigure}[b]{0.3\textwidth} \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{fig6_1} ...
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Continuous numbering of figures and tables changes not working

I'm aware of the topic: Continuous v. per-chapter/section numbering of figures, tables, and other document elements and I tried use the options given, but none worked for me. I'm using memoirclass. ...
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Incompatibility between memoir and appendix package option titletoc

I'm trying to get "Appendix A" instead of just "A" for my appendix in the table of contents, and one solution to this seems to be \usepackage[titletox]{appendix}. However, it doesn't work with memoir. ...
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Document Class Memoir Headers

I'm using the document class memoir, and in the header for each chapter, it keeps reading 'Chapter 1. The Title of the Chapter'. Is there any way to remove the 'Chapter X' from the header? I've ...
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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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Package footnotebackref conflict with memoir

I'm using footnotebackref with memoir. The footnote is generated and the link from the text works (from hyperref presumably), but no link is created from the footnote back to the text. This appears ...
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tableofcontents* still numbers ToC

I am using \tableofcontents* to remove the page numbering from the ToC but it still continues to number the ToC. What I would like to happen is that there is no page numbering for the ToC and then ...
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Setting memoir's \pagestyle within an environemnt

I am defining an environment with \newenvironment, and inside this environment, I want to change the memoir page style. For instance, I want to do \begin{myenvironment} and inside this environment, ...
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Is there a way to avoid short lines?

Is there a universal setting to tell TeX that the last line of a paragraph can not have just one word? For instance, instead of this: This is a sample paragraph and there is one word here. you ...
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Calc and \settocdepth break \tikzexternalize

This might well be the strangest TeX behaviour I've ever seen and that's saying a lot. The following really is a MWE as far as the header is concerned: \documentclass{memoir} \settocdepth{subsection} ...
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Add vertical line margin-aligned from a given point through subsequent pages

Using the memoir package, I would like to have a vertical line on my margin like this: Some leading content ... vertical space ... ---------------------------------- XYZ | Content A | ...
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Top margin, memoir class and geometry package

I'm trying to set a very basic front page for a document with the MWE below. I'd like to have a vertical stripe running along the left margin and have all the margins set to 0pt. The layout is based ...
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Remove the period at the end of the subcaption using \subbottom with memoir [closed]

I am using the memoir package (with hyperref package in case that makes a difference) and I am using \subbottom to place subfigures within a figure environment. I simply want the subcaptions to read (...
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Latex and Thai language

I try to use Latex with Thai language. I found a few problems. \usepackage[Lenny]{fncychap}does not completely support Thai font. (TH Sarabun New is an opentype font) \bibliography{bib} do not ...
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How to insert Figure beside Text [closed]

As shown in attached I am using memoir class to create my book. What is the code should be?
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Paper size with geometry in memoir: LaTeX vs PDFLaTeX

I have been searching for an answer to my problem, but my search did not yield any topics with the same problem, so hereby my question: I have created a document with the memoir package. The stocksize ...
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Change TOC to use underline in subsubsections

I am using the package memoir and I need to redefine the fonts in TOC with this rules: For Chapters: all-caps and bold For Sections: bold For SubSections: bold and italic For SubSubSections: bold ...
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Different margins for odd and even pages, but not mirrored with memoir [duplicate]

I need a help with this page layout: top/bottom margins: 2cm for all pages on even pages: 3.5cm - 2cm on odd pages: 2cm - 2cm I tried: \setlrmarginsandblock{3cm}{2cm}{*} \setulmarginsandblock{...
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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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Memoir oneside/twoside question

I have a memoir-class document: \documentclass[oneside,letterpaper]{memoir} which I set to oneside or twoside depending on if I want to create either an electronic copy (one side) or printable copy ...
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Hyperref and Subfigure warning

I am using the memoir class, with the hyperref package. At one point, I have a couple subfigures: \begin{figure}[!ht] \centering %%% not \center \subbottom[]{\label{fig:turtled}\includegraphics[...
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Changing textblock and margin size mid-document with memoir

In a memoir document, I'd like to set different textblock size and margins for the back matter, to give wider space for a glossary. Similar questions have been asked about changing page layout ...
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Appendix with titletoc and memoir

I'm trying to customize the TOC layout with titletoc in a memoir document. The chapter styling works well as below, but if I try the appendix section, I'll get an error for missing number. I think I ...
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Know the width of the widest section label in memoir

I'm using memoir class to write my master's thesis, and my university asks to align all section labels to the left. I say section, but I really mean all levels, as chapters, sections, subsecs and so ...
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Changing TOC header mid-TOC

In my TOC, on pages where there chapter titles listed, the page header needs to contain the word "CHAPTER". However, on pages where only appendix titles are listed, the TOC header needs to read "...
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Typesetting formulas in section titles: Title bold, ToC entry isn't

I have a largeish document written with memoir, and I need mathematics formulas in section titles. The problem is that I can't get the formulas set in bold for the title, and non-bold for the table of ...
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Misplaced label mixing list environments

I am hacking the dramatist package. My aim is to get speech-prefixes to align with speeches for the verse environment, as they do for the prose environment. I've got it working except for a problem ...
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Memoir - change chapter header to native language

I have been given a preamble prepared for writing in English, but I am writing in Danish. And at the top of page there is a small header, e.g., Chapter 8. My native chapter title And I would like ...
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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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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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memoir class and \titleGM title page style with custom dimensions

I'm attempting to format a textbook that I'm writing using the memoir document class and am running into some problems with the memoir class and the \titleGM custom title page style. Here is my ...
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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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How to use Windows fonts with memoir class

I am writing my thesis using the memoir class within MiKTeX on Windows 7. However, I want to use some of the Windows fonts (e.g., Cambria). Is it possible to be done?
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Separate table of contents for appendices

Is it possible to make two seperate table of contents in one report? I want one for the main document and another for the appendices. I'm writing in the memoir report enviroment.
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Using memoir, how do I number paragraphs?

I am trying to implement paragraph numbering with memoir. I would like the numbers to be in the outside margin, flush against the text block, and vertically aligned with the first line of the ...
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Bianchi chapter style not enough DPI

I am currently using the bianchi chapter style that has been provided by the memoir package. According to createspace, the DPI for the bianchi style is only ~100 DPI when it should be 300 DPI. How can ...
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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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\spinemargin and \footskip error with memoir

I get the following errors when I am using memoir. ! Class memoir Error: \spinemargin (97.26999pt) and/or \textwidth (271.73482pt) ! Class memoir Error: \footskip (27.46295pt) is too large for \...
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Loading index package with memoir

The standard makeidx package writes ind/idx in LaTeX's internal representation file. The index package writes in utf-8 and works fine with the book, article, report standard classes. But when trying ...
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Changing style of unnumbered chapters in memoir

The MWE below illustrates that while I can center numbered chapter headings, I cannot do so for unnumbered chapter headings: \documentclass{memoir} \renewcommand*{\printchaptername}{\centering} \...
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How to change the default marker of itemize environment globally [duplicate]

I was wondering how can I set globally itemize lists to use dashes instead of bullets using the memoir class. Right now I have to always do: \begin{itemize}[-] ... \end{itemize}
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memoir download

I'm having trouble with the memoir template in LaTeX. Each time I build PDF with pdflatex, at the very beginning of the compilation it somehow tries to request something from the web, which isn't even ...
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Using memoir and hyperref, can I get a “\subref” in the caption of a figure?

I am writing a document using the memoir class. I would like to create a figure with two subfigures and to display a caption like "Plot of Y vs X with z=1 (a) and with z=2 (b)", where "(a)" and "(b)" ...
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Problems in customizing Memoir page size [closed]

I have followed the suggestions proposed in: Customizing Page Size in Memoir to customize Memoir page size, and although the page size changes, the text block doesn't fit the page. It seems that the ...
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retain space before \section heading in Memoir class at top of page

I am using xelatex and the Memoir class. By default, the empty vertical space before the section heading does not show after a pagebreak. How do I modify it if I want it to show instead, even if it ...
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Memoir: Increase header height for title page

I have to use a particular latex template. On the titlepage there is a logo in the header which is to high. Class memoir Warning: The material used in the headers is too large (78.7743pt) for ...
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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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Ensuring a paragraph uses at least a given height?

I'm making a custom document class based on memoir, and I don't know how to implement the chapter precis so that it does what I want (the chapter precis is a small optional paragraph that follows ...
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Section title with subtitle

I'm using the memoir class, I would like to create a more fancy section title, but I don't have the necessary skills in LaTeX. I found many fancy section titles on this forum, but I don't know how to ...