{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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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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Adjust footnote indentation in memoir

Following up to How can I edit footnote style in memoir class when using biblatex-chicago? I have been fixing my footnotes with a hack adjusting \@makefntext, but I would rather use memoir's ...
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How can I edit footnote style in memoir class when using biblatex-chicago?

I am using the memoir class for my theis together with biblatex-chicago for my citations. When I compile my document I get the following warning. Since you are using the 'memoir' class, I'm ...
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Additional sectioning levels above book

I am using memoir which currently supports book, part, chapter, section, subsection, etc... I would like an additional layer above this (say "volume") which behaves well (numbered and appears in a ...
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Can't put a header logo image and footer text [duplicate]

Well. I'm writing a manual to my work. And I have to put a header with the logo image and a footer for the pages. I'm trying to use \lhead{...} \cfoot{...} just to see if it work. but I just can't ...
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Use of different font by name in chapter, section, subsection In memoir class

I'm using memoir class and I have an open type font I would like to use through my document. I have achieved that but I would like to customize it a little in chapter headings, section headings etc. ...
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How can you prevent subbibliography appearing on ToC in Memoir class?

I have created sub-bibliographies using the keyword methods to distinguish between primary and secondary sources. This works fine but the only thing is that in the table of contents it lists all the ...
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Change format of chapter number in memoir class

I am using XeLaTeX with the memoir class and Greek text and I would like to change the chapter title to be uppercase instead of lowercase I have this \chapter{Αποτελεσματικότητα του Ανταγωνιστικού ...
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How do I properly create multiple documents (books) in memoir? (issues with \book{})

Using memoir, I'm trying to set up a collection of individual documents in one LaTeX project (because of lots of cross-references), separated by book divisions. E.g. \documentclass{memoir} ...
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Editing the reference style for subfigures using cleveref and memoir

I'm using the cleveref package to reference floats (in this case subfigures) in the memoir class. Currently the output looks like this (sorry for the danish, I don't think it matters): Using the ...
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chapterstyle is prohibiting page number on right/left side

What I have now is page numbers on even or odd sides, except on the first page of a chapter. I also wish for the number in the footer at the first page of a chapter to be shown on either the right or ...
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How to eliminate over-specification in h and v warning in Geometry package?

I use a memoir class template as the basis for my own thesis. It includes the geometry package. This produces a warning but do not appear to impact on the compiling of a pdf. I use pdfLaTeX. Here is ...
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Making the unnumbered Bibliography chapter in memoir into a numbered chapter

My supervisor has told me my references section needs to be numbered. However, I do not know how to make that happen. I read somewhere about redefining the \printbibliography command within the ...
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Adding space in ToC between the part number and part title

I am running into some formatting trouble with memoir and the \part commands. In the table of contents, as the number of parts add up, the space between the part number, i.e. "III" and the part ...
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How to change the direction of the \makepsmarks choice of section title in header?

I am having some trouble getting the command \makepsmarks behave as I want it to behave. I would like to have the section titles in the header behave as follows: No section titles should be displayed ...
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Paragraph overfull hbox

First off all: I must write with twocolumns. The major problem is the overfull hbox at some equations: from 6pt to 12pt too much. I don't know what to do. So what do you do when you write your ...
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Memoir chapterstyle - add image before chapter num

Hello I am trying to "publish" my 9yr old's story using the memoir class. I want to use the built in thatcher chapterstyle but modify it to include an image above the chapter title (I want the same ...
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Use article bibliography settings in Memoir

I am using the package Memoir, so that I can use the chapterstyle I like. But I want the bibliography to be in the style of an article. Is there anyway I can this? Thanks in advance for you help.
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Is there a way to put subheadings(for maps) in the list of figures?

In my thesis I am going to have a couple of maps and some pictures. All the files are image files so my plan was to enter them with the\begin{figure} coding. This means that they would all show up on ...
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Is memoir class like an extended version of book class?

Hope this is not a stupid question but I'm a newbie to LaTeX. I am using LaTeX to write my Humanities thesis and while I am concentrating on the content at the moment I am just using a template I ...
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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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Undesired heading and footer in TOC (only) in memoir

I want a certain layout for the heading and footer for a document I'm writing using Memoir documentclass. The problem is that the entire document follows the defined heading and footer, except the ...
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Modify appearance of Part Title in the table of contents

I want to divide my thesis into two parts: a background part and the thesis part. In the table of contents, I want the formatting of the parts to differ from the rest: I want the parts to be bigger, ...
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External references: Cannot reference memoir labels in other document classes

Is there any way to reference memoir labels in other document classes? I've written my thesis in memoir and is now preparing slides in beamer, in which I want to reference elements in the thesis ...
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How to use \include with \tableofcontents in memoir class

I have a document using the memoir class in which I have broken up the chapters using \include. Inside those chapters, I use the \chapter{...} command, which prints the chapter at the correct place. ...
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How to display all the Chapter's name in a document without using minitoc, titletoc, shorttoc, toc?

How can I get all the name of my chapter without using a ToC please ? \documentclass{memoir} \begin{document} \part{part ONE} %Display all the chapter name of Part ONE \chapter{One} \chapter ...
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How can I customize this chapter heading like so? [closed]

I want to add the word chapitre (french for chapter) on top of the grey rectangle, as in the image below. How can I do that?
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Missing dots in ToC for chapters

I am using the starred version of \chapter and \section to avoid the numbering of chapter and section. To have the title of chapters in ToC I use \addcontentsline{toc}{<xxx>}. This results in ...
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Formatting memoir page notes - how do I eliminate a space?

I'm trying to format some memoir page notes (aka end notes) as a hanging-indent list. Here's my MWE: \documentclass[a5paper]{memoir} \usepackage[nopar]{lipsum} \makepagenote ...
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Where's top margin actually measured from?

I'm typesetting a book using memoir class as follow. Final book size: 14 x 21 cm Two side Has running headers. Margin: inside=0.75in, others=0.5in The header/page number section is just too close ...
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How to disable only header (not footer) for page with customized chapter heading?

Here is the minimal code on which I am working. Can the header action be postponed to next page. And clear the header only. \documentclass[12pt,a5paper]{memoir} ...
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Forcing a section to begin on the bottom of the page instead of on a new page in memoir [closed]

I'm using the memoir class and have a page with enough whitespace at the bottom for the next section title and the first three lines of the first paragraph. However, once this paragraph becomes longer ...
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New list environment not working in class file

Sorry in advance for the length of this one.... The following MWE contains an enumerate environment I defined: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{enumitem} ...
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Problem with documentclass memoir + pgfplots from data file

I'm using the documentclass memoir and I want to make a plot from a file.dat of two rows, nothing special. But I keep getting that pgfplots could not open the file. The point is that if I make a new ...
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Making ToC page numbers flushleft, and not flush right

My ToC has all page numbers appear just next to the entry heading. This works fine when the page numbers are small; however, with four small roman numerals the page number meets the entry heading. It ...
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ToC content spacing and related formatting

I'm working in memoir class and creating ToC with both short and (sometimes very) long chapter title. I need to: Adjust horizontal spacing between part\chapter number and the title so they won't be ...
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How do I prepare an index of symbols with memoir?

I want to prepare an index of symbols for a book I'm writing (using the memoir class). There is an obvious problem of how you order the symbols. Since many of them are non-alphabetic, I think that ...
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How can I quote (small) parts of my document in itself? [duplicate]

In my research I have large pieces of text of which I like to quote some parts of it, without having to copy/paste and have duplicate pieces. I know I can do that with \include, but the need to have ...
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Appendix TOC printed with last chapter partial TOC with titletoc

I'm getting a weird behavior with the memoir class and the titletoc package. I'm printing a partial TOC after each chapter (works perfectly), but for the last chapter, the appendices are also added ...
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How add white space under chapter heading in memoir class using pedersen chapter style?

I added a MWE at the bottom of the post. I want a little more white space under the title heading, because it feels a bit cramped the way it is now. Can someone help me with that? ...
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Styling ToC dot leader using emdash and other formatting requirements

I'm using memoir class and want to create ToC that: Using em dash (instead of default dot leaders) between TOC item and page number. This style should apply to both part and chapter name. Only the ...
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Double-spacing in text but not footnotes in memoir class while using arabxetex

The memoir class's \DoubleSpacing command without an asterisk (*) is supposed to double-space the text but not the footnotes or float text. However, when the arabxetex package has been loaded, this ...
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Equal horizontal margins in memoir and article class - not equal if you get out the ruler

I am trying to get equal horizontal margins in a memoir class document. But I can't get the margins to be exactly equal, and this problem doesn't seem to be limited to the memoir class. All of the ...
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Section and newcommand in LaTeX's memoir

I want to change the section layout. The section layout should start with an § then the number (which should start with 1 instead of 0.0) and then the name of the section. I have tried to make such a ...
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Add tikz styled Summary heading

As per MWE, I currently use two kinds of section header bars: a rounded grey bar for ordinary unnumbered sections ('osections' in MWE) and a 'Topic N', for numbered sections (where N=section number) ...
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Can TeX know when it's at the top of a page?

I have a memoir project where the chapters run right after each other with a divider line between chapters. If the chapter falls at the top of a page there shouldn't be a line or a space. Is there any ...
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Daleif1 Theme : how to get part's title above chapter?

I am using the daleif1 theme, and I would like to have the \part's title juste above the \chapter's title on the same page. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} ...
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Landscape Picture + Table format

I'm using latex, and memoir, and I want to create a page template that would always take one and only one page, containing a picture that is aligned to the left of the page, and always fitted inside a ...
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Titletoc and minitoc are not working with cftsectionname (memoir class document)

In my memoir class document I would like to get a minitable of content after each \part 's title. I have tried the minitoc package, but it is not working with the titlesec package used in my document. ...
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Different margins for different page styles in memoir

I am trying to produce a document in memoir with a letterhead on the first page only. I have created a custom pagestyle for the letterhead with a larger upper margin to include the header; but this ...