{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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Ensure figures are placed on an odd page

Is there a way to ensure that figures (or other floats) are always displayed on an odd page? I'm using memoir for writing my thesis, which can be set to automatically place e.g. chapter beginnings on ...
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Loss of figure subsection numbers when using mainmatter

I recently added \frontmatter, \mainmatter, etc. with the \numberwithin setting for my figures and tables into a document, but now my figures are no longer numbered by subsection on export. Inside ...
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Formatting of Table of Contents

I'm using the simple ordinary \tableofcontents command to produce a table of contents, and I find that the resulting spacing between the section number and the section title is too small: Can ...
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Moving the chapter name in a titlesec frame?

I'm messing around with titlesec to make a frame with the chapter name in it. I can't figure out how to move the chapter name ("Chapter Foo" in the example). Here's the MWE: ...
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Remove the dots next to Chapter in memoir [duplicate]

I am new to latex and I am using memoir package to generate the TOC. I need to remove the highlighted part in the below TOC image. I just want it as CHAPTER and want to remove the dots and the page ...
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Memoir, babel[french] and @makecaption

I'm having a problem with the memoir, the babel, and caption packages: when compiling a document, the log returns the warning: Package frenchb.ldf Warning: The definition of \@makecaption has been ...
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Subfigure in memoir

I am using pgfplots to draw plots in memoir. I have a problem for subfigure plots. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{subfigure} \begin{document} ...
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How to typeset the table of contents raggedright in memoir?

I basically have the same question as this one Table of contents: section titles ragged right but none of the two solutions there work with memoir. I want to typeset section etc. titles raggedright ...
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Page number consistency

I am working with a book using memoir class. My question involves the page numbering of the \frontmatter portion of the document. I am under the impression that the frontmatter should be consistently ...
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How to indent chapter headings in a TOC (memoir class)

The current formatting of my TOC is: TABLE OF CONTENTS LIST OF TABLES....................................................... Page No LIST OF ...
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Margin Changes in the Table of Contents (memoir class)

The upper margin is supposed to be 1" throughout my document. In the table of contents it changes from 1" to less than 1". How may I make it consistent? Note: I am using the pwasu.sty style file from ...
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Error with veelo chapter style

When using XeLaTeX on OS X 10.8, I have problems using memoir and the veelo chapter style. The following code gives me the error ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> \hspace ...
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< and > symbols don't appear using mathpazo and Memoir

I'm using the memoir document class to write some documents for my master's program, including my thesis. I decided to use the font mathpazo (Palatino) because I think it looks awesome, but when I try ...
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Making a title page with a subtitle in Memoir

This is my first ever posting. I am quite new to LaTeX but have recently written a book in it. I have got the whole thing set up, including margins, page size and everything. But the title page has ...
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Font problems in memoir chapter

I am using the memoir class to write a thesis, and find the veelo chapter style well enough. However, its chapter title is in times roman, and it does not have subsection counting. ...
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Memoir headers with different font shapes

I'm using the ruled pagestyle under Memoir with small caps in the even page headers: \makeevenhead{ruled}{\scshape\leftmark}{}{} Is there a way to set only the title name in small caps and not the ...
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Equation counter automatically resets after using \tag [closed]

I am currently writing my master thesis, and I have just noticed that I have a problem, that I don't know how to solve. My thesis is divided into several chapters. In the first chapter I have an ...
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Enlarge small caps and memoir headers

I enlarged the small caps of my font by using the letltxmacro package. This works fine in text, chapter titles, etc., but I'm using the \pagestyle{ruled} under memoir which causes even page headers to ...
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Margin vertical rule on outside margin of twosided memoir

So I have found this code which puts a rule inside the left margin. How can I get the code to switch to the outside margin on a two sided document? I can't locate the original post, as it was on ...
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Colored background for \sidebar in Memoir

I am looking to set a background color for my sidebars in the memoir class. Is there a way to do this? I am looking to add a light grey background to my side notes so that they stand out. Other ...
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Makeindex: Bibleref–Ledmac-Incompatibility?

If I compile the following tex-document makeindex produces wrong index entries (always the last line of the page is referenced). What's the reason for it and is there a way to solve this? ...
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Set custom page text/line width in memoir for sidepars

I wish to lay out a page using the memoir package so it has dimensions something like this: # <-- 21.6cm (Letter stock) --> # # Margin | Content | | Note | Margin # ...
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How do I get an empty box on each page?

I'd like to have an empty box on the bottom of my pages in a certain chapter. I've messed around with wrapfigure and kinda sorta gotten something that looks okay, but I'd like to do it properly so I ...
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Extraneous empty line within memoir's list environment (for very tight lists) if used with memoir's Spacing environment (for single-spacing)

In order to typeset lists with very tight interline spacing, I normally define my own tightlist using memoir's list environment. Even though my definition (see shortly) (1) ensures that all vertical ...
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Can I prevent endfloat from changing \leftmark and \rightmark?

I am working on a thesis with floats at the end of each chapter. endfloat lets me keep the figs/tables near their first callouts while writing so the order is correct, but I don't want to use the ...
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Problem with \section[][]{} when using memoir [duplicate]

I am writing a book using the memoir document class. When I use \chapter[ToC title][Header title]{Division title}, at the chapter level everything works correctly. At the section level however things ...
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Getting subcaptions into the list of figures without having a real subfigure

I gave searching my best shot, but no luck. Here's my problem: I use \phantomsubcaption from the subcaption package to do referencing, but I also want some sort of marker in the List of Figures with a ...
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Oversize table with nested tabularx->minipage->tabular* has columns that are too narrow (Memoir)

I am trying to lay out a table heading that looks something like this: TITLE --------------------- subtitle Name Value description Name A value of Name Value ...
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Placing a bar/graphic before the section headers

I've used the titlesec package to produce section headers like this: Click for a full-resolution version. Using this minimal code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[compact]{titlesec} ...
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Clear Option Clash error [closed]

I'm working with a template to create a course syllabus. The package requires an .sty file, which I have in the same folder. No matter what I try, I can't clear an error: "Option clash for package ...
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Using multiple bibliography files [closed]

Related to my previous question about Latex and Thai language, now I have another one: How can I use multiple bibliography files in my document? \bibliography{sample,ref,etc} It did not work. I ...
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Tighter-spaced bulleted list should have ordinary line spacing to paragraphs/lines above and below

To get tighter line spacing (my document's main spacing is 1.5-spacing, and I'm using memoir), I normally use a self-defined "tight list" (tightlist in the code below). This works well. However I ...
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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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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 ...