{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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About memoir and titlesec incompatibility

In page 2 of the titlesec documentation, Javier Bezos writes titlesec works with the standard classes and with many others, including the AMS ones, and it runs smoothly with hyperref. ...
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How do I get section headings to extend into the margin (using the Memoir class)?

I’m writing a document that uses a rather small text block (\textwidth), with the margin holding footnotes, figures and various other material. Because of the narrow text block, section headings ...
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Remove italic from memoir headings pagestyle

I am using the memoir class for my thesis and I'd like to stop the headings from being italic in the page headers. I am using the headings page style, I found out how to remove the uppercase heads ...
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Incorrect ToC/Index cross-references when resetting memoir class counters

The quasi-MWE below uses the memoir class and works fine. It produces a document with the following structure: ToC Book Part1 Chapter1 Part2 Chapter2 Index Here, cross-references in the ToC and ...
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If-then in a document style for specific document classes [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which documentclass is being used? I want to make a style that would include some specific instructions if the document is using the memoir class, but I don't want those ...
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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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hyperref causes a gap between the figure and subcaption with memoir

I'm experiencing a strange problem with memoir subfigure captions together with hyperref. Below is a working example: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{hyperref} \newsubfloat{figure} ...
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How to reference subfigure in caption

I used to have code like this: \caption{In \subref{fig:foo:a} you can see...}. Now I switched to using memoirs subtop/subbottom command instead of \subfigure. How can I refer to that subfigure? As a ...
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Word overlap in TOC with memoir class and part subdivision

I am using the memoir class to generate a book manuscript. The table of contents entry for Part VIII overlaps with the part title which is Examinations. The result is shown below: Is there a way to ...
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Page numbers in ToC does not match actual page with memoir

I am having a problem where the page numbers in the table of contents do not match actual page numbers while using memoir class. I read elsewhere that if one rebuilds the project the problem will go ...
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How to \ref to subcaption numbers (a, b) when using memoirs subcaptions?

How can I get references to subcaption numbers when using memoir? In this example: \documentclass{memoir} \newsubfloat{figure} \begin{document} \chapter{Lorem} \section{ipsum} \begin{figure}[b] ...
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Change the PDF bookmark for the table of contents page

When I click on the PDF bookmark "Contents" in my PDF Viewer, it goes to the position of the table of contents but does not show the title "Contents". Is it possible to set the PDF bookmark above the ...
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biblatex and tabular patching: error message

(/localhost/texlive/2011/texmf-dist/tex/latex/oberdiek/rerunfilecheck.sty)) (/localhost/texlive/2011/texmf-dist/tex/generic/oberdiek/se-ascii-print.def) (./TikZ-commands.tex) ...
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Is it possible to customize only the section and subsection numbers or titles in memoir?

Like the question title says, is it possible to customize only the section and subsection numbers or titles in memoir? I know how to change the font for the entire block, but I would like to make the ...
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\newenvironment issues with environment comment

I am trying to setup the formatting for a LaTeX document (it's got the class memoir), so that it would be fairly simple to add to it in the future. Two of the features I'd like are: Be able to mark ...
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Persistent change of caption width in memoir

How do you persistently change caption width in memoir? I know you can use \changecaptionwidth followed by a \captionwidth{...}, but that only works within a float and I don't want to have to specify ...
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\pagestyle{ruled} adds superfluous text in glossary

I'm writing my thesis using the memoir package, using \pagestyle{ruled}, and have created glossaries for a glossary and an acronym list. The resulting pdf, contains the superfluous text "Glossary" and ...
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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 ...
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paracol and memoir/pedersen don't play nice

I am having a problem using paracol and memoir/pedersen together. As you can see from the minimal example, the second chapter number runs off to the other side. This is a LyX file. % Preview source ...
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Spaces in memoir's section headings

I need chapter and section headings without numbers and with any leading spaces ignored (the document is generated by a program - dblatex). Here is an example: \documentclass[12pt]{memoir} ...
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How do I reduce the indentation of items in an enumeration?

I am trying to condense a two-level enumeration of some kind of requirements in a figure, with the text referencing the items of the enumeration. I am using a table to separate the two columns (tried ...
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Number exercises according to chapter

I'm using the exercise package together with memoir class. How do I number my exercises according to chapter number, in the same way that display equations are numbered? Here's a minimal example ...
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Error applying Chapter Style in Memoir Class

I use memoir class, I get an error message file ended when scanning \makechapterstye This is what I want. I get the code from "Variation over VZ39, contributed by Danie Els, Various chapter styles ...
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How to add an author name or copyright symbol on each page in memoir class?

I am using the memoir document class to write my first book in calculus. How I can display my name, for example, on each page?
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Fix indent for section title

I like to recreate the layout of an official template, in order to get rid of Word. Because the template is from the government, I must recreate it 1:1. In the end, the document should look like ...
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How to make “draft margin notes” for floats?

Page 394 of the memoir manual provides a snippet by Bastian Veelo for making margin comments out over the part of the stock paper that would be cut away. This very handy for making comments only ...
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Commercial stock printing with LaTeX (prefer memoir, if possible)

In paragraph 2 of Section 2.2 of texdoc memoir, I quote ... with one page per piece of stock. In commercial printing the stock material is much larger with several pages being printed on each ...
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How to avoid a page break before a two-column TOC in memoir

Although `I wouldn't normally do this', I'm writing a short(ish) document for which I'd like to place a small TOC in two columns as the last thing on the title page. In single column mode it works ...
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Vertical centering of text in a page when text contains enumerations

I'd like a vertically centered letter under letterhead, when a letter is less than a page. When a letter is more than a page, I'd like to achieve a minimum spacing between the letter and letterhead. ...
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Error when trying to use \MakeTextUppercase to customize the table of contents

I get the following error when trying to use \MakeTextUppercase to customize the table of contents: ! Undefined control sequence. \find@pdflink ...ode \protected@edef \Hy@testname ...
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Caption of longtable tables when using memoir

It seems the longtable package provides its own captions totally separate from the ones provided by memoir. There is a question on this site hinting at using the caption package for styling the ...
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Same margins when specifying “twoside” in memoir?

I'm using the memoir document class with options openright and twoside. However, as the document will be printed on regular paper instead of being binded into a book, I wish the left and right margins ...
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How to get chapter numbers to work in sections with memoir pagestyle{headings} and using babel?

I have a very strange behavior which I have managed to get boil downed into this minimal example. It's probably a bug report for either memoir or babel developers (where should that be sent?) but I ...
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How to place an image over a _full_ (including bleed) page in memoir?

I need to include a jpg into my document created with memoir as a full separate page. The jpg is colored and has 3 mm bleed out into the stock paper. A bit naively I thought I could just use negative ...
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TOC with pagestyle empty in memoir

I'm using the memoir class for a thesis, and want no page numbering of the front matter including the TOC. Have followed the answer to Table of contents with page style empty which does remove the ...
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How to rename Abstract title in Memoir?

I'm trying to customize the Abstract of a memoir document using the following command: \renewcommand{\abstractname}{Executive Summary} The problem is that it actually has no effect. How can I ...
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Memoir Page Layout doesn't work as expected: Text shifted right

I'm trying to setup the layout as a one-sided A4 page, with 2.5 cm equal left & right margins. Since the width of A4 is 21cm, then I'm trying to do this with the following 2 steps: Set the ...
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Memoir custom title page and twocolumns.

Using the package memoir, I am having some trouble creating my (Oh so simple) custom title page. In the preamble, I have this: \documentclass[medievalpage,twosides,twocolumn,pdftex,final]{memoir} ...
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Theorem decorations that stay with theorem environment

I am typesetting a document using the memoir documentclass. Currently, my theorems have the following definition (using macros provided by the ntheorem package): % THEOREMS ...
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Epigraph in the end of the page

How could I position the epigraph in the end of the page, instead of at the beginning? I'm using this preamble: \documentclass[pdftex,11pt,a4paper,openany]{memoir} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} ...
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How to put section number into the right side of section title in LaTeX?

I am a novice for LaTeX, so need you guy's help. I am wondering how to change section style in order to put the section number into the right side of section title in LaTeX, especially memoir class. ...
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error in memoir: Command \newfloat already defined

Using this preamble: \documentclass[pdftex,11pt,a4paper,openany]{memoir} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{indentfirst} \usepackage{latexsym} ...
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make numname and enumitem work together

numname is a package that allows you to write out (e.g.) chapter titles in words. It's basically some code taken out of memoir.cls apparently. There appears to be something wrong with the code, ...
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Empty caption of subfigure in memoir slightly misaligned

Consider the following minimal example meant to illustrate a single figure with a subfigure using the memoir documentclass: \documentclass{memoir} \newsubfloat{figure}% Allow for subfloats ...
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How to set fixed (8mm) linespacing?

My university wants me to have in my report line spacing of not less than 8mm. ( Font size must be 11pt or larger. ) How can I specify this other than using \lineskip which is discouraged? I'd like ...
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Memoir parskip package

How do I get the same effect as using the parskip package when using the memoir class. I want no indents, and spaces between paragraphs. What is the proper way to do this in the memoir class?
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How can I use the algorithm package with the memoir class

Currently there are no compilation issues. However, \listofalgorithms does not work. Additionally, my algorithms are missing titles. This is the most important thing for me. How can I get the ...
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Configuring Memoir page and font size for the Kindle3

I'm trying to output a document sides for the Kindle3 and have a preamble that looks like so: \documentclass[oneside,6pt,final]{memoir} ...
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memoir tutorials or introductions

I'm looking for memoir tutorials or introductions. The main manual is a wonderful piece of documentation, but at nearly 600 pages it is a bit overwhelming as a starting place. Likewise the more ...
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How to make hanging lists using memoir?

I found the \hangsecnum command for having section numbers hanging out into the left margin. Now I want to do the same thing for all lists also, that is for the enumerate and itemize environments at ...