{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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Different margins for odd and even pages, but not mirrored with memoir [duplicate]

I need a help with this page layout: top/bottom margins: 2cm for all pages on even pages: 3.5cm - 2cm on odd pages: 2cm - 2cm I tried: \setlrmarginsandblock{3cm}{2cm}{*} ...
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Memoir chapter page formatting

I am using the memoir class. I have a series of chapters defined, but I need to change the way the chapter title pages are formatted. In particular, by default the text "Chapter X" is spaced a couple ...
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Memoir oneside/twoside question

I have a memoir-class document: \documentclass[oneside,letterpaper]{memoir} which I set to oneside or twoside depending on if I want to create either an electronic copy (one side) or printable copy ...
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Hyperref and Subfigure warning

I am using the memoir class, with the hyperref package. At one point, I have a couple subfigures: \begin{figure}[!ht] \centering %%% not \center ...
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Changing textblock and margin size mid-document with memoir

In a memoir document, I'd like to set different textblock size and margins for the back matter, to give wider space for a glossary. Similar questions have been asked about changing page layout ...
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Appendix with titletoc and memoir

I'm trying to customize the TOC layout with titletoc in a memoir document. The chapter styling works well as below, but if I try the appendix section, I'll get an error for missing number. I think I ...
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Know the width of the widest section label in memoir

I'm using memoir class to write my master's thesis, and my university asks to align all section labels to the left. I say section, but I really mean all levels, as chapters, sections, subsecs and so ...
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Changing TOC header mid-TOC

In my TOC, on pages where there chapter titles listed, the page header needs to contain the word "CHAPTER". However, on pages where only appendix titles are listed, the TOC header needs to read ...
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Typesetting formulas in section titles: Title bold, ToC entry isn't

I have a largeish document written with memoir, and I need mathematics formulas in section titles. The problem is that I can't get the formulas set in bold for the title, and non-bold for the table of ...
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Misplaced label mixing list environments

I am hacking the dramatist package. My aim is to get speech-prefixes to align with speeches for the verse environment, as they do for the prose environment. I've got it working except for a problem ...
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Memoir - change chapter header to native language

I have been given a preamble prepared for writing in English, but I am writing in Danish. And at the top of page there is a small header, e.g., Chapter 8. My native chapter title And I would like ...
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Chapterstyle Memoir: Picture on page left, chapter opening on page right

I am working on the layout of my dissertation and I would like to have the following design for all my chapter-openings: New chapters should always start on the left page, with a picturepage that ...
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Chapter in memoir not displaying correctly in TOC

I'm having a little problem with a custom chapter style in memoir class. I want to have the chapter titles behaving like parts, i.e. having the title on a separate page. I can do it like so: ...
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memoir class and \titleGM title page style with custom dimensions

I'm attempting to format a textbook that I'm writing using the memoir document class and am running into some problems with the memoir class and the \titleGM custom title page style. Here is my ...
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Memoir Class, Madsen Style, Chapter Heading and Rule

I would like to extend the chapter title and the rule above it to the left, so it is -0.75 in past the text block. MWE: \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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How to use Windows fonts with memoir class

I am writing my thesis using the memoir class within MiKTeX on Windows 7. However, I want to use some of the Windows fonts (e.g., Cambria). Is it possible to be done?
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Separate table of contents for appendices

Is it possible to make two seperate table of contents in one report? I want one for the main document and another for the appendices. I'm writing in the memoir report enviroment.
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Using memoir, how do I number paragraphs?

I am trying to implement paragraph numbering with memoir. I would like the numbers to be in the outside margin, flush against the text block, and vertically aligned with the first line of the ...
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Bianchi chapter style not enough DPI

I am currently using the bianchi chapter style that has been provided by the memoir package. According to createspace, the DPI for the bianchi style is only ~100 DPI when it should be 300 DPI. How can ...
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Chapter page numbers outside of margins memoir

When I send the file to createspace for their online reviewer, it tells me that a few page numbers are outside the margins, which happen to be the ones for each chapter when each chapter begins. Here ...
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\spinemargin and \footskip error with memoir

I get the following errors when I am using memoir. ! Class memoir Error: \spinemargin (97.26999pt) and/or \textwidth (271.73482pt) ! Class memoir Error: \footskip (27.46295pt) is too large for ...
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Loading index package with memoir

The standard makeidx package writes ind/idx in LaTeX's internal representation file. The index package writes in utf-8 and works fine with the book, article, report standard classes. But when trying ...
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Changing style of unnumbered chapters in memoir

The MWE below illustrates that while I can center numbered chapter headings, I cannot do so for unnumbered chapter headings: \documentclass{memoir} \renewcommand*{\printchaptername}{\centering} ...
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How to change the default marker of itemize environment globally [duplicate]

I was wondering how can I set globally itemize lists to use dashes instead of bullets using the memoir class. Right now I have to always do: \begin{itemize}[-] ... \end{itemize}
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memoir download

I'm having trouble with the memoir template in LaTeX. Each time I build PDF with pdflatex, at the very beginning of the compilation it somehow tries to request something from the web, which isn't even ...
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Using memoir and hyperref, can I get a “\subref” in the caption of a figure?

I am writing a document using the memoir class. I would like to create a figure with two subfigures and to display a caption like "Plot of Y vs X with z=1 (a) and with z=2 (b)", where "(a)" and "(b)" ...
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Problems in customizing Memoir page size [closed]

I have followed the suggestions proposed in: Customizing Page Size in Memoir to customize Memoir page size, and although the page size changes, the text block doesn't fit the page. It seems that the ...
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retain space before \section heading in Memoir class at top of page

I am using xelatex and the Memoir class. By default, the empty vertical space before the section heading does not show after a pagebreak. How do I modify it if I want it to show instead, even if it ...
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Memoir: Increase header height for title page

I have to use a particular latex template. On the titlepage there is a logo in the header which is to high. Class memoir Warning: The material used in the headers is too large (78.7743pt) for ...
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Misalignment of Chapter number and chapter title in memoir southall chapterstyle

I have the number and chapter title in the southall chapterstyle in memoir class not aligned vertically. How to fix it?
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Ensuring a paragraph uses at least a given height?

I'm making a custom document class based on memoir, and I don't know how to implement the chapter precis so that it does what I want (the chapter precis is a small optional paragraph that follows ...
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Section title with subtitle

I'm using the memoir class, I would like to create a more fancy section title, but I don't have the necessary skills in LaTeX. I found many fancy section titles on this forum, but I don't know how to ...
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Incompatibility between amsrefs and memoir?

I am having trouble trying to use amsrefs together with the memoir class. Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{amsrefs} \begin{document} Some text. \end{document} LaTeX ...
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How to fix a table that is too wide for margins?

I have created a table that is too wide for the margins. What I tried to do was implement \hspace*{-50pt} before \begin{tabular} and \hspace{-50pt} after \end{tabluar}. Which gets rid of the overfull ...
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Annoying paragraph spacing issue with memoir

I have a spacing issue while using the memoir class. The main problem is that after the first paragraph there is a line skip and an indentation and afterwards, all the paragraphs are indented properly ...
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float a wide ctabular in two columns

I have a very long table (slightly more than 2 pages) and so, am using the ctabular environment of the memoir class. I understand how a float defeats the purpose of a continuous tabular but I would ...
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Construction of a Notation Page in Memoir Document Class:

I want to create a reference page which defines the notation which is used throughout a book I am writing. I would preferably like this page to go inside of the front cover, or inside of the back ...
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Avoid widowed signature lines

I have documents created in XeLaTeX with signature lines appearing at the end of the document. Sometimes these signatures appear on pages by themselves i.e. without preceding content. I would like to ...
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Expand macro immediately in \pagenote

I'm trying to use the contents of a macro in a \pagenote, using the memoir class: \documentclass{memoir} \makepagenote \def\myvar{Good morning.} \begin{document} In the morning\pagenote{\myvar} ...
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Insert Picture on Titlepage

I have made a titlepage with a wide (104pt) vertical line and i want to place a logo on top of that line. I tried to do it with icluding a picture with tikzpicture, but it places the image at the ...
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Trouble formatting createspace template in memoir

I have just begun to use memoir and I am already having trouble understanding exactly how to make this work. I will refer to the manual but I would like the experts here to explain to me in simple ...
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Chapter displayed in headings and page number on the left

I am writing my thesis using the class memoir. I have two problems to get nice headings/footers. First, I want the page number to be in the footer, on the right or on the left but for the first page ...
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Statement (\STATE) indentation in Algorithmic package

I have the following code, \documentclass[]{memoir} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{algorithmic} ...
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How to reformat Algorithm in memoir document class?

I'm trying to typeset algorithms in the memoir class. I'm using the algorithmic package with a custom environment as this was the only way I could get the list of algorithm to display correctly in the ...
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Typesetting the same content in every margin

I'm creating a class for meeting notes and I'm hoping to put the word 'Notes' and possibly lines for people to write on once the meeting notes have been printed out. How would one get the class to ...
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Default options in custom memoir class

I can't get default arguments to work with my custom class based on memoir. I want to be able to define some default options (a4paper,danish) but I want to be able to override them when I call ...
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TOC and companion headings in memoir class [closed]

I'm writing my thesis in the memoir class, with the companion headings (\pagestyle{companion}). Following on from the TOC, I have the acknowledgements, abbrevations and abstract, before the ...
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Problem setting margins in memoir

I'm trying to setup the layout of my thesis and margins seems to be a little off what I'm expecting, I'm using memoir and I'm trying to setup all the variables of page layout so nothing wont go ...
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Modify default memoir chapter style

I'm using memoir and using its default chapter style. what I'm looking to do is to change the format from chapter 1 chapter title to something like this: chapter 1: chapter title I'm ...
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Subsections without numbering in ToC and document

I have a table of contents which I want to modify. I want subsections without a number, in the document and the ToC. I'm using memoir. \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, makeidx]{memoir} I have the ...