{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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For memoir class, what's equivalent of \subfigtopskip and \subfigbottomskip?

With LaTeX book documentclass and subfigure package, the lengths \subfigtopskip and \subfigbottomskip are available. What, if anything, are their equivalents if one uses documentclass memoir without ...
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“Missing input file: 'mem110.clo'” on Travis CI build

I'm trying to build this repo with Travis CI, using latexmk and pdflatex. Works fine locally, but when it tries to compile on Travis, I get the following error message (entire log): ! LaTeX Error: ...
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Memoir : Warnings “The material used in the headers is too large” w/ accented titles

With memoir class, the default headers height seems unsuitable for accented titles of chapter/section. The result doesn't look strange, but Warnings The material used in the headers is too large (14....
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Insert name top rigth memoir

How can I insert name in every page of on the top right document \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oldfontcommands]{memoir} ? I have tried this: \usepackage{scrpage2} \pagestyle{scrheadings} \ohead{my ...
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Changing \leftmark number to \oldstylenums in memoir

Referring to the image below, I am trying to change the number 1 on the \leftmark header to \oldstylenums number format. Can anyone help? These are the codes: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,openright]...
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How to avoid page break after \part entry in ToC with memoir

I am using the memoir class for a document with many chapters and parts. In the ToC sometimes there is a page break between the name of \part and the name of the next chapter. Table of Contents ...
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Changing footmark in footmisc

No way to have ragged right footnotes in memoir. Tried using ragged2e, redefining \@makefntext and yes, it makes the text ragged, but puts the footnote mark way to the left. The only way to obtain ...
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XeLaTeX and plolyglossia: Danish hyphenation

I can't figure out how to do this properly, and I'd hate to go through all my files and adding a zillion \-s. Here is my MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{polyglossia} \...
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How to use \book section title in heading using memoir class

I'm trying to define a pagestyle with the document title in the even-heading and the title of the current book section in the odd-heading, but have been unable to get it to work. The even-heading is ...
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Header in List of listings of the memoir class

I'm writing a quite long book using the memoir class. I've added the list of listings in the table of contents using \def\lstlistlistingname{List of codes} \def\lstlistingname{Code} in the ...
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newtxmath + libertine won't compile on pdfLaTeX (error: “fxlri-5letters could not be found”)

I've been using the memoir class to design the layout of my thesis. I opted for the libertine font and, accordingly, would like to implement the {libertine}[newtxmath] style available for the math ...
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Wrapping text around image in memoir document class

I am using the memoir document class and I want to wrap text around an image. The image should be on the left and the text beside it. This is my main syntax: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside]{...
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What is the recommended indexing package?

There's a dizzying array of indexing packages available on CTAN. For my current project, I'm using LuaLaTeX, but most of the time I just use straight LaTeX (and on occasion XeTeX). My needs for ...
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Customize TOC, center align and italics in memoir

I would like to customize my TOC so that titles are centred and italicized while in the \frontmatter, like in the following picture: My MWE: \documentclass[14pt,twoside,a5paper,extrafontsizes, ...
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Advanced tables does not work with memoir class, why?

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage[margin=1 in]{geometry} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \section{report Advanced Tables} \newcommand{\ra}[1]{\renewcommand{\arraystretch}{#1}} \...
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I need this title in 2 centered lines…using memoir

I need the chapter title to be in 2 centered lines....is there a way to do it? Here is my custom MWE: \documentclass[14pt,twoside,a5paper,extrafontsizes]{memoir} %Classe estilo memoir \...
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Reduce space after title using memoir

Is there a way to reduce the vertical spacing between the title and the text separatedly from mainmatter and frontmatter? Here is my custuom MWE: \documentclass[14pt,twoside,a5paper,extrafontsizes]...
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Align section titles in margins properly

This is a follow-up to First paragraph indented after section title in margin, but I'm unable to vote, comment, or accept answers there because it's made under a guest account and not linked to this ...
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Memoir class endnotes reverse order of \idtextinnotes and \printpageinnotes

The memoir class has a very handy option for endnotes (\notepageref), whereby instead of an endnote number, the note can be keyed to a lemma of text and also to the page number on which the lemma ...
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I need to break lines in a {tabular} environment using memoir

I need this table to fit the page...breaking the lines... Is there a way to do it? MWE: \documentclass[14pt,twoside,a5paper,extrafontsizes]{memoir} %Classe estilo memoir \usepackage[brazilian]{...
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How to remove the horizontal line from the chapter title in thatcher using memoir

I would like to remove the horizontal line between the Chapter Title and Number... Here is my customized MWE: \documentclass[14pt,twoside,a5paper,extrafontsizes]{memoir} %Classe estilo memoir \...
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Fully justify lines in verse environment

I'm typesetting some poetry. The author wants the lines to be fully justified, even though that leaves funny spaces. Any ideas how to do this? \documentclass[11pt, openany]{memoir} \begin{document} ...
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Bigger thatcher chapter number using memoir

I would like to have the thatcher chapter number a little bit bigger or better, try and check the outcome of the tiny, scriptsize, footnotesize, small...etc Here is my MWE: \documentclass[14pt,...
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Using tabular environment for text with line break in memoir

I would like to have the following result.... But I noticed that it is not possible to have a linebreak within the tabular environment...and the \\ command simply makes the compilation crash. Here ...
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How to set different \clubpenalty for main text and footnotes?

I am using memoir class to typeset a book containing texts with many footnotes. To control widows and orphans I use the following settings: \clubpenalty=5000 \widowpenalty=5002 \displaywidowpenalty=...
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Title vertical spacing using memoir

I would like to have the same vertical spacing among the titles lines...but for some reason it is different... Here is my MWE: \documentclass[14pt,twoside,a5paper,extrafontsizes]{memoir} %Classe ...
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how to make a colored square for each subsection with memoir class?

I would like to make a blue square with corresponding subsection number. For this I done: \setsecnumformat{\csname #1secnumformat\endcsname} \newcommand\subsectionsecnumformat{ \colorbox{...
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Translation from Memoir class to Book class of pretty tables

Gonzalo Medina pretty TOC/LOF/LOT (memoir class) can be found at Pretty List of Figures and List of Tables. If the class is switched to the book class, there are 187 error messages produced. Is there ...
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Cannot reproduce the following solution to the problem of \ref not working for \label inside \subbottom in 'memoir'

It seems that using \label inside \subbottom causes known problems inside the 'memoir' class of documents. Although I already solved the problem, I was stumped by the fact that I cannot reproduce one ...
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Format the chapter name to have letterspacing

I'm using the memoir class, and the microtype and titlesec packages. I have the chapter names appearing in smallcaps, and I would like the spacing between the letters increased a little bit. Here's ...
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Include item in TOC, but not exactly chapter. In memoir

I need to include these "Thanks" and "Introduction" chapter in the TOC, on the other hand I do not want it to have the normal chapter numbering and other characteristics so I included it like this: \...
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Creating a Book using memoir…I need some guidance

I am new to LaTex and I would really appreciate some guidance. I have been asked to format a book using LaTex class memoir...and I need to use the Garamond font size 12pt/14,5 ...which I have ...
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LuaTeX for memoir and microtype

I'm typesetting a novel using the memoir class and trying to figure out whether to use XeTeX or LuaTeX. As per the microtype documentation, protrusion, expansion and (=auto) work with LuaTeX, but only ...
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[memoir][half-resolved] strange “numbering” in lof and lot [closed]

I have a strange problem that makes me crazy. I've defined my own class based on the memoir one, all works as I wish but not the lof and lot: instead of numbering figures and tables as in the body ...
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pagenote and memoir: frontmatter and backmatter have undesired chapter numbers and names

I'm using the pagenote package with memoir, but pagenote doesn't quite get the chapter numbering scheme from memoir. Frontmatter and backmatter don't get chapter numbers in memoir, but they are ...
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Slanted math mode numbers in caption

Consider the MWE: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{graphicx} \captiontitlefont{\slshape} % All captions slanted \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[width=\...
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toggle presence of footnote rule

I have two kinds of footnotes, for which I need two kinds of footnote rules. The MnWE below describes what I want to see. I can turn off the standard rule by uncommenting the line %\usepackage[...
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Getting biblatex-chicago to include year when citing something included in a book

Writing something where I need to cite a lot of letters and such from a book. I'd like to have the year these things were first published/written included, but the only way I've been able to get it to ...
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Memoir Class, Subcaptions, and the List of Figures

I've been trying to figure out how on earth to get subfigures produced by the subcaption package to show up in the LoF with memoir class. Memoir evidently includes its own way to create subfigures. ...
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spurious dot in chapter/section headings

I'd like not to have the dots in these pictures. Related questions haven't helped. Here's the MWE. Maybe not absolutely minimal since it has features I want that may be related to the problem. \...
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Is there a way to compile faster? e.g.: No loading figures [duplicate]

I am editing a book and it has quite a lot of figures....I believe this is the reason why it takes long to compile. I have to do some editing in the text, so I do not need it to load the figures for ...
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In memoir, remove all margins from a page?

I'm trying to implement a title page for a book-like document with memoir. It has some specific dimension requirements measured from the page edge, for example “place the upper edge of the title text ...
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what is memoir's version of the glossary \gls command?

In this MWE the \gls command is not recognized, but I can's find memoir's version of it in memman.pdf - please help: \documentclass{memoir} \makeglossary \glossary{meter}{unit of lenght} \begin{...
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How to use this symbol behind chapter number

I have this answer... Insert chapter Number inside a symbol and a block of text too And it successfully includes a symbol behind every chapter number. However, I wish I could include this symbol... ...
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Text inside picture using memoir

I need this picture with some text inside it... Is there a way to put the text inside the picture? Make it transparent...write over it...
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Memoir font size 13pt

This is the original issue: Is there a way to use 13pt as the main document font size with the memoir document class? I need a document with the 13pt font size in memoir due to 12pt being too small ...
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Wrong page numbers in TOC using the memoir class and booklet package

I have five chapters located in different sheets and pages; however, all of the page numbers appear as if the chapters were in the same page. The whole document has more than 18 pages, but all the ...
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Incomplete Table of Contents (TOC) while using the memoir class and the booklet package

I'm trying to generate a small TOC of a booklet with a few chapters and some sections, but the only thing that is generated is its title (i.e. Contents). I haven't found the root cause of the problem ...
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Insert chapter Number inside a symbol and a block of text too

The author of a book I am editing would like to insert a certain symbol inside the Chapter Numbers of his book. He wants this: Is there a way to insert a symbol in background and be able to write ...
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How to write inside a rectangle using memoir

I would like to print this book I am editing and it requires to have this specific information inside a rectangle... How should I do it? I have tried to create a table with lines on its borders, but ...