{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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cross reference doesn't work with memoir

I'm getting to know memoir, and I cannot make cross references work. \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{color} ...
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Problem with makeindex

I'm trying to create an index of manually-added words in memoir. I've looked up instructions in the documentation, and came up with the following MWE. It compiles, but why is the index not showing ...
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Problem with odd/even margins when environment crosses page boundaries

In this question, I described a problem I have with marginpars appearing on the wrong side of the page when they occur near a page break. I ran into a different, but perhaps related problem described ...
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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. ...
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How do I set up two independent tables of contents

I am editing a novel in memoir class that requires a table of contents for the whole book (introduction, preface, chronology, bibliography, etcetera) and another independent table of contents for just ...
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Using memoir and minitoc

I am writing a little book with the memoir class and I would love to add little table of contents at the start of each chapter. I found that I could use the minitoc package, but it doesn't seem to ...
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Customize chapterstyle in memoir

I like the ell chapterstyle which is built into memoir, but I want to customize it. I like the chapter number and the lines around it, but I want the chapter title to be written in the same size and ...
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Suppress page numbers when using \addcontentsline

I have a table of contents in my memoir book. I want there to be one line for each chapter, in addition to headings for each set of similar chapters. However, I do not want any page numbers to be ...
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How to remove “Contents” line from table of contents [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Hiding the “Table of Contents” page from Table of Contents How to remove the self-reference of the ToC from the ToC? I have a table of contents in my ...
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Marginpar appearing on the wrong side (using memoir)

The subject line pretty much says it all: some marginal notes (beginning of the second page) do not appear on the correct side. (The question is: how can I fix this automatically?) Below is a MWE that ...
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Word “Appendix” in ToC with memoir class

There are a lot of Q'n'As around this topic but I could find the answer neither here nor in the memoir manual. Help me please. I'd like to modify the ToC in such a way, that the word "Appendix" ...
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Yet another “perhaps a missing \item” error

In the following, I get a perhaps a missing \item error each time a chapter is processed. This occurred only after the second compilation, once the table of contents information is built. Below I ...
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Automatically adjusting size of a box based on other content

The following code creates chapter titles with a red bar of adjustable height. Currently, I have to potentially adjust the height for each chapter based on the included mini table of contents. Is ...
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Part style in memoir class

I use the \chapterstyle{thatcher} in memoir class. I would like the part style would be similar to the chapter style - but with title centered in the page. As I'm a newbie in LaTeX world, I wonder ...
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Controlling the subcaption space in memoir

Memoir provides these two declarations to control the vertical space surrounding a subcaption: \tightsubcaptions \loosesubcaptions I was wondering if there is a way to control this spacing more ...
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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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Chapterstyle in memoir

For some reason I can't compile the following small example in memoir. \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{memoir} \begin{document} \chapterstyle{madsen} \frontmatter \tableofcontents \mainmatter ...
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Font warning using memoir

I am getting the following font warning using memoir: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shapre `T1/cmss/bx/sc`undefined (Font) using `T1/cmss/bx/n'instead on input line 14 where line 14 points to where I ...
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Double spacing within the caption of a figure

I am using the memoir class on my thesis and I have the \DoubleSpacing command in my document to set up double spacing through the document. This works great. However, I have a figure with subfigures ...
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subcaption package incompatible with memoir class?

When I try to compile a document with the memoir class and the subcaption package I get the following error: ! Package subcaption Error: This package can't be used in cooperation with the ...
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Can multi-Book Memoir-class documents forgo Parts without breaking bookmarks?

I wish to create a multi-Book Memoir-class document without the need for Part sections. Doing so breaks the bookmarks appearing in the PDF document. E.g., if I have a document such as ...
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Font size is different on the Contents page

I use memoir class and got some problems with ToC. Chapter style defined as: \font\robotoLarge="name:Roboto:protrusion=default;expansion=default;tlig;trep" at 24pt \makechapterstyle{general}{ ...
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Changing default font to charter in memoir

I have been trying to change the default font from lmodern to charter in memoir class, but the output does not change. I used \newcommand*{\memfontfamily}{bch} \newcommand*{\memfontenc}{T1} ...
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Using biblatex and memoir together

I am getting to know the memoir class, as I understood this should be the most suitable one for a big project. On the other hand, I'm used to work with biblatex and I want to keep it this way. I ...
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How to remove double “Contents” heading generated by memoir? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove the self-reference of the ToC from the ToC? I am using memoir with the article setting. For some reason my table of contents has a double "Contents" ...
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Add text at an optional page-break only when breaking occurs

I have two tables (created with tabularx in the memoir class): [ Table 1 ] [ Table 2 ] They may be adjacent on the same page, or split across two pages like this: [ Table 1 ] ---- page break ---- ...
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Which memoir package emulation clashes with footbib?

memoir has at least one package that modifies the output routine and conflicts with footbib, does anyone know which one(s)?
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Is there a poisonous interaction between memoir, hyperref, and hyperxmp?

In another, now rather confused, question, I'm struggling to get copyright information into a PDF produced by memoir. The investigations so far have led to this problematical MWE: % !TEX TS-program ...
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Switching from memoir to report

I've been using memoir for a while now, and have started facing problems with modified output routine, this has forced me to seriously consider switching (back) to report class. What I'm going to ask ...
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Is ConTeXt compatible with the memoir class?

Is ConTeXt compatible with the memoir class?
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Output routine footbib error

This is my preamble \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,12pt,openright,final,oldfontcommands]{memoir} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{import} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{algorithm} ...
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smallroyalvopaper defaults in memoir

Does anyone know how to find the default values used by memoir when it sets the margins for its built-in paper sizes? I'm particularly interested in finding the defaults for smallroyalvopaper.
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Force a caption to be on the same page as a figure

I'm using the overpic environment to include figures, and the memoir class to add captions. How do I force the caption to always stay on the same page as its corresponding figure? Below is my MWE. ...
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Using a different font in overpic

I'm using the overpic package in the memoir class to include figures and superimpose text on them. Is there a simple way to tell overpic to use a different font than the main font of my text? (I ...
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How do I remove spacing from before the table of contents in memoir class?

I am using memoir class to create a collection of short stories, and the default space before the table of contents and chapter titles is quite large. I have seen several posts on this site that show ...
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Is memoir's page layout incompatible with TikZ?

Can someone explain what's going on here?: \documentclass[showtrims,svgnames]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \settrimmedsize{210mm}{148mm}{*} \setstocksize{236mm}{164mm} \settrims{5mm}{5mm} ...
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How to correctly use the palatino font (in memoir)?

I'm preparing a PhD thesis (using memoir and pdfLaTeX), and I find the palatino font a nice body font. Reading the font related questions and answers on this awesome site, I think I have pieced ...
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Itemized list is appearing outside of margins

I am writing a memoir document with a subsection that contains a itemized list. This itemized list is not appearing within the margins of text, but instead starts somewhere unknown and only has the ...
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Memoir: Stopping hyphenation in chapter titles in the table of contents

I am working on my dissertation using xelatex and the memoir class. Many of the titles to my chapters contain long words which I don't want to be hypenated in the table of contents. According the ...
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Inserting a new page to ToC in memoir [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I force ToC not to end with a chapter? Does anyone know a way of adding a \newpage (or similar) to the ToC. One of my chapter headings is at the bottom of a page ...
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Default spacing after periods

In LaTeX, what is the default space that is inserted after a period . inside a block of text? What if I press enter (to start a new line in my GUI) after the period? Is it any different in the ...
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Exact centering of full-page background image

Here's the situation: I have to use memoir (v3.6j), with geometry (v5.6) and LuaTeX, version beta-0.70.1-2011061410 (rev 4277) in an A5 project which, in the final output have to be 3mm larger from ...
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An alternative to utf8 and arabtex under memoir documentclass

I'd like to use utf8 and arabtex packages under the memoir documentclass, but it seems unlikely to happen (previous discussion). What would be a good alternative, no transliteration and something that ...
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List of appendices with tocloft and memoir

I found a very nice example showing how to create a list of appendices here: How to get a list of appendices? but it doesn't seem to work with the memoir document class. I get the error message ...
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Modify a \part entry in ToC with memoir

I would like to change how a "Part" title appears in the Table of Contents of a memoir document. In particular, I'd like to have the "Part Title" between two lines. Take the following minimal example: ...
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A modification of \part style in memoir

I have modified the \part command style in a memoir document as in the following minimal example: \documentclass[b5paper,10pt,twoside,openright,final,english]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Switching an existing document to memoir. How much trouble is it?

I'm really growing fond of the memoir package. I have a large document in which I use the report documentclass. How much trouble would it be to switch to memoir; i.e. what would I 'probably' need to ...
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Stop memoir from making mathmode section names uppercase in header

I'm typesetting my thesis with memoir and in general I'm happy with the result. However, some of my section headers have math mode text like \section{The $\phi_{ij}$ matrix} which memoir comically ...
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Line ending with e.g. \\ \\* or \\[10 mm]

I am looking at some LaTeX source, trying to find out what different things mean. I am also reading the memoir manual. I have stumbled upon two backslashes being used at the end of lines, optionally ...
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Redefine memoir Part to allow image

I am preparing a book with memoir. The book has three parts. I would like to have the Part title raised and to insert an image directly below the title. I am able to raise the Part title to the upper ...