{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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tex4ht conversion of tables (memoir class problem)

I am trying convert my document to HTML using htlatex. Everything my document (70+ pages) works fine until I look at the tables. The tables generated do not actually follow any kind of table format. ...
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Figure numbering with minipages (memoir)

I have the following figure, where I can't seem to get the numbering right. The numbers next to the captions comes out as Figure 1, Figure 2, and Figure 3, but I want them to be (a), (b), and Figure 1 ...
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Problem when imitating one-sided printing with double-sided printing in Memoir Class

I use memoir class and I imitate one-sided printing with double-sided printing thanks to the command (find in the memoir manual) \setlength{\evensidemargin}{\oddsidemargin} The problem is that I ...
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Suppress page headers in one chapter

In a memoir document, how can I suppress the page headers for every page in one particular chapter? However, I don't want want to use \pagestyle{empty} as recommended this answer, since I want the ...
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Make all pages odd

I have a memoir document, with custom settings for margins, headers and footers, etc. I just found out it is being printed single-sided instead of double-sided, and I was wondering if there is a ...
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How do I suppress the counter for figures?

I am including some illustrations in the figure environment so that they float properly and so I can caption them, but I don't want the counter. Is there a way to suppress this? ...
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help with textgreek package [closed]

I can't seem to get textgreek to work on my system and I am out of ideas where to try next to fix it. I'm using LyX to write my thesis, so the TeX output is autogenerated. That said, I am perfectly ...
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Suppress introductory page numbers

I have a memoir document with introductory material (title page, table of contents, etc.) in the \frontmatter section. How do I prevent page numbers from automatically being put on these pages ...
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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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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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How to change Table of Contents title from “Contents” to X using memoir? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change the title of ToC? The default Table of Contents title is "Contents". How would I change "Contents" to something else, e.g., "Chapters"? I'm using the ...
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How to set Table of Contents page numbers ragged right?

First post and certainly a tyro at LaTeX. Thanks to all those who have made this site such a helpful resource. I'm using the memoir class to typeset a novel, and would like to have the Table of ...
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Tikz overlays on subfigures in memoir

Say I have the following code in a document typeset with memoir: \begin{figure} \centering \subbottom[]{ \label{sub1} \includegraphics[width=0.4\linewidth]{test.png}}% \subbottom[]{ \label{sub2} ...
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Demo option for graphicx in memoir?

How can I activate the demo option for the graphicx package when using memoir? Is there an equivalent option in memoir? When I try: \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} I get: ! LaTeX Error: Option clash ...
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Decreasing the outer margin

How can I decrease the outer margin for the pages of my memoir book, without decreasing the inner margin? I want to alter the settings I already have, given here: \documentclass[10pt]{memoir} ...
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Line breaks within a figure environment in memoir

I am trying to set up the following layout on a figure in a document typeset with the memoir class:                             ...
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Creating a new float (memoir)

I recently started using memoir. Previously I had a number of floats defined using float package-- attachment, code, and illustration in addition to default figure and table. Now that I'm trying to ...
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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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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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Modifying mini-toc content

I have adapted the pretty table of contents solution written by Gonzalo Medina with the modification to the "blue box style" that Stephan Lehmke helped me with to design a somewhat consistent ...
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How do I prevent duplicate Glossaries section title when redefining page styles in Memoir class?

The solution provided to question How to modify Memoir class' headers/footers without redefining everything involves a) redefining the Memoir headings and b) redefining page styles. The latter ...
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Which package is best/easiest for a TeX newbie to lay out a book for print?

This question may be a little general and is subjective, but I am asking because I am not sure where my (limited) time should be invested for the problem I have to solve (I'll detail that in a ...
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How do I put a musical clef in a memoir-class document?

I've got a lot of questions about preparing a book layout, but as I'm slowly going through the various books and other documents out there, I think most of the questions are being answered. However, ...
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Customizing table of contents in memoir

I have a table of contents in my memoir document, but I want to slightly alter the way it appears: 1) I want to decrease the spacing between chapters (now it looks double-spaced; I want something ...
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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 ---- ...