{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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include document title in memoir class header

Using memoir class on a (lengthy) document, I want to customise headers, however (having spent several hours of trial and error) I'm presently stumped when it comes to the nuances required. Can anyone ...
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Margin notes on the wrong page when using landscape in memoir

I have tried several similar to the following code, but the best that I can get is the marginpar on one side and the figure in the following. The first \marginpar{\lipsum[11]}\lipsum[1] is positioned ...
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Two-column text-figure layout with memoir

I am new to the memoir documentclass, and I'm attempting to learn it to typeset some lecture notes. I would like for the lecture notes to have a single column of text on the left of each page, and a ...
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Memoir boxed example environment

Memoir's manual has this example of frame with title environment. I was wondering how can I add a counter to it? Say, to mimic the AMS theorem environments. Any better way of achieving this in memoir ...
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Font Management Problem

I'm trying to re-create a title in Peter Wilsom's examples, ftp://ftp.dante.de/tex-archive/info/latex-samples/TitlePages/titlepages.pdf I downloaded the free font Bergamo and also bought the font Mona ...
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Acronyms and new glossary are not shown in \printglossary

I am using the following example in order to set up a memoir-file. The example is taken from: http://www.latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=9423. While this seems to work for the ...
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Using macros in Memoir chapter for a Diary

I'm trying to create an automatic chapter head which displays the day of the week and date (kind of like a diary entry) I have a directory called "august" within which is a file called 01.tex. The ...
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chapter style: how to put a box on the egde like veelo style?

I would like to modify the BlueBox chapter style of the memoir documentation (below) in such a way that the bluebox is at the edge of the page, like the veelo style. \documentclass{memoir} ...
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how to implement something that looks like email in memoir class

I'm writing some fiction and typesetting it using texlive. I want to include a number of "emails" as part of the story but I'm a bit stuck how best to achieve this. My first attempt looks like this: ...
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How can I create a linebreak between the chapter name/number and chapter title in the ToC?

I'm using the Memoir class and I'm trying to format the table of contents for a document I'm working on. Currently, the ToC arranges entries in the following way: <<chapter name>> ...
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Change Section Label in Table of Contents and Section Title

I need help with how sections created in the appendix are labeled in the table of contents and the section title itself. As it sits now, I have each appendix as a section with a capitalized alpha ...
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Makeindex: Bibleref–Eledmac-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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Eledmac line numbering out of margin at top of column (memoir)

I'm using eledmac to typeset a document with two columns in memoir. The first line number at the top of the right column continues to be placed to the left of the column, as it was with the left ...
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Small indentation appears when adding custom header

A small indentation appears on the first line of the paragraph when I add \pagestyle{myheader} to the MWE. I don't want it there. Thanks to Gonzalo Medina's answer I did the part described in Section ...
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How can I redefine the chapter command to display additional text below the title?

I'm relatively inexperienced with Latex. I'm using the Memoir class and I've been trying to develop a custom chapter style based on Danie Els' BlueBox style (the source for this is given on page 46 of ...
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How to use \usepackage[parfill]{parskip} in memoir class?

I would like to have a blank line between my paragraphs. In this way, I have decided to use : \usepackage[parfill]{parskip} However, it does not work with the memoir class. ...
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How to create such a chapter style

I've been trying to create the chapter style shown in the image using memoir class but no luck with that. Can anyone help me out?
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Change language to chinese (XeLaTeX, memoir, polyglossia)

I am writing a document, which is to be available in english, danish, german and chinese (so far). Changing between the first three languages is easily achieved; by substituting the desired language ...
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DALEIF1 margin top

I am new guy on texstackexchange... I am using the daleif1 theme for my heading : \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{color,calc,graphicx,soul,fourier} ...
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Trouble with using Biblatex with self-made package for my thesis

I have been working on a package in which to place all layout codes for my thesis. Here I also define the Biblatex codes. I am, however, having some trouble with getting biblatex to function properly. ...
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Changing glossary pagestyle using memoir

I use the memoir class to typeset my documents. This class also allows the easy addition of a glossary to those documents. However, the default pagestyle for the glossary is plain. I want to change ...
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How to use leftmark in LaTeX in memoir class

I am using document class memoir. I want too use \leftmark to display section headings as headers. Can you give a small sample program how to use \leftmark in LaTeX in memoir. I read the manual but ...
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Songs package with smaller margins

I am trying to typeset a songbook using the songs package. The code is available below. The problem is that whenever I change the values of \setlrmarginsandblock and \setulmarginsandblock, nothing ...
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How to get just ONE space between the number of a section's title and its title in the TOC (memoir class)? [closed]

In my Toc Iam trying to get just one space from the escape key between the number of the section and its title. Example (TOC): 1. My section For the moment, I am using this many time: ...
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How to create a subsubparagraph appearing in the TOC ? (memoir class)

I'am trying to create a subsubparagraph counter. \titleclass{\subsubparagraph}{straight}[\subparagraph] \newcounter{subsubparagraph} ...
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How to underline a section's title without using the sectsty package (memoir class)?

Can anyone tell me how to underline a section's title without using the sectsty package please? Indeed I am using the memoir class which prohibits this package. Thank You.
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Preserve memoir headings for 1 page

The default behavior of the memoir package is to change the headings immediately upon sectioning. This is counterintuitive to me, as I think the headings are to remind the reader of the section they ...
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Hanging section - Memoir

I would like to obtain something like this: So far I have this: My MWE: \documentclass[article]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} % Layout \settrims{0pt}{0pt} \settypeblocksize{562pt}{330pt}{*} ...
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Why do I get an unnecessary blank page between abstract and acknowledgement?

There is an unnecessary blank page between abstract and acknowledgement. The content of abstract.tex is between \begin{abstract} and \end{abstract}. The content of ack.tex starts with ...
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How to produce layers of running commentaries?

I am looking to make a quite common document for which I'm nevertheless having difficulty finding the right package/setup. I want to produce a Sanskrit document (using xelatex) of a base text with ...
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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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Marginnotes size

I am new to LaTeX and to this site. I am setting up a book using the header I found in Why can't I get the height of my memoir typeblock right? (Luckily enough, I wanted exactly the same page size ...
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How to change the font of paragraph titles in memoir?

I'm using the memoir class with the "veelo" chapter style and would like to display the title of a paragraph in italics rather than boldface. \paragraph{This should be displayed in italics} I found ...
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Adjust Format of List of Algorithms

I'm using an existing LaTeX template for a thesis and am trying to match the List of Algorithms to the List of Figures. I have already applied some formatting changes, but there are a few attributes ...
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image into framewithtitle environment (memoir class)

I need to add image or figure into boxes for my phd document, so i try using the framewithtitle environment defined in page 276 of memoir class documentation. % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode % -*- ...
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Place chapter heading in margin

I'm using the memoir class. I would like the \chapter{xxx} command to place the chapter heading in the margin instead of above the text. Like this: This question is somewhat similar, but in that ...
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Memoir with chapterstyle “veelo”: black box also for unnumbered chapters

I'm using the memoir class with chapter style "veelo", which renders black boxes for numbered chapters: But not for unnumbered chapters: Is there a way to get these boxes also for unnumbered ...
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Typesetting a dialogue - paragraphs or something else?

I'm writing and typesetting a novel using XeLaTeX and the memoir package. I'm just starting out with TeX and still trying to understand the best practices for things. Specifically right now, I'm ...
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Smaller textwidth in memoir

I have to use memoir with A4-paper and 11pt font size. This way the lines are very long, so I would like to make it smaller to have less characters per line. However when just setting parameters that ...
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How to print the value of the last \refstepcounter in the first page in the memoir class?

I made an environment named sol, that has a \refstepcounter command. I want to print on the first page of my document how many sol environments I have made in my document. ...
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pagenote and memoir: \printnotes undefined

If I understood it correctly, pagenote should work fine with the memoir class, yet it doesn't... If I change the documentclass to article, the example below compiles, but not with memoir. I'm feeling ...
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Disable `colorlinks` locally (or just for the ToC)

Basically, I want to disable the colorlinks option (from the hyperref package) for the ToC, but keep it enabled for the rest of a (memoir) document. This question has a workaround based on issuing ...
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Footnote in \setarrayelement with memoir class

I'm using the memoir document class. I have problems storing a \footnote command using \setarrayelement. Here's a simple document: \documentclass{memoir} \newarray{aaa}{1}{1} ...
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Centered page numbers with headers in memoir class

I am in hurry and I really need to know how to style the page in memoir class. All the examples in page style such as Rule,empty, headings and Plain doesn't give the combination I need. Plain styles ...
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Does memoir class have various page designs built in?

I wasn't able to find an answer to this question myself - are there any built-in page designs (styles) in memoir class? If so, what are they and how do I set them in the document to see how each one ...
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Chapter Style- Report Class

I am looking for different types of chapter style formats for report class document. i like memoir class Veelo chapter style. how to do exactly the same format for report class document class ...
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Using \cref on a \minipage label?

A couple of times I've had trouble using labels on minipage. I use minipage to create subfigures a) and b), each with their own \subcaption and \label, the whole figure also got a \caption with a ...
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Remove List of [newfloat] from TOC

I'm using the package newfloat and I've added a new figure: \DeclareFloatingEnvironment{dirfigure} Now when I use \listofdirfigures - the list is added to the Table of Contents. With normal ...
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Identical marks in header with onesided memoir

I'm using memoir for an onesided document, but I wanted to have both the chapter and section numbers and names in the header. I'm using this to achieve it (from Including both chapter name and name ...
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Typeset book for children [closed]

I am working (writing and typesetting) on a book for children. I have used the memoir class. The book looks good for an adult audience. But I had ideas of making it more interesting for the children. ...