{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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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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possible memoir bug with font sizes and \tightlists

It looks to me like memoir is not honoring \tightlists for certain font sizes (nor firmlists, btw). A picture is worth a thousand words: The source code for the screenshot is included below. You ...
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Sidebar or sidepar vertical alignment with objects

I am writing a document (memoir) with an extensive use of sidepars. I like a lot that sidepars are aligned vertically according to the line position of the word to which they are attached. My document ...
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How to put section numbers and titles in margin?

I have an example image here from Modern Physics textbook. I also like the chapter styles (I am thinking I could do them with the memoir document class, but that is for later). Right now, I am trying ...
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Simple Chapter Style

I am using this chapterstyle \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,oneside,showtrims,openright,titlepage]{memoir} \makechapterstyle{VZ23}{% \renewcommand\chapternamenum{} \renewcommand\printchaptername{} ...
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Help on adding color option to chapter title

I'm trying to create an option to easily change a color bar in a chapter title. This code works on changing the color of the bar, but ruins the formatting. All of the chapter text is to be aligned ...
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Copyright text as table on first page of an article in memoir class

I try to make a copyright text and suggested citation as table, appearing only on the first page of an article, breaking the abstract to the next page if necessary. So far, I had no great success. I ...
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\thechapter displays only 0 in header in memoir class

another issue I came across and can't find any solution is that, defining a new page style in memoir class, \thechapter mark does not display anything but a lovely 0 in the header. If I replace ...
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How to insert a table on the header

I am trying to insert a table on the header, just like the example below. The whole document where I was inspired to create this header can be found here Moshell User Guide. On this picture this is ...
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Add box to labeled sections

I want to add a box to a repeated section of a textbook, which provides question discussions. Is it possible to do it by adding "tex style setting" command(s) to the preamble? I am using the memoir ...
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Is there a simple way to insert text into each line of a table of contents?

I have a LaTeX document (memoir class) broken into unnamed, numbered chapters, like so \chapter{}. I'd like the table of contents to look roughly like this: Contents Chapter 1 ............... 1 ...
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Extra skipped space between the paragraphs in one subsection only

There is only one sub-section in the document, where there is extra space between the paragraphs. The sub-sections before and after do not have any extra space. I did not add anything different for ...
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Problem with unexact font sizes in memoir

I have to typeset a thesis and although nobody knows why I have to set it in 12pt with one and a half line spacing, I have to do it. The strange thing is that in the resulting PDF file the font looks ...
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Why is the prefix in my citation not working?

When I try to make a prefix, it breaks the command. I have tried both the \citep, \citet and the \cite commands. I have also tried looking at the Babel files, and changing the '<' and '>' to ...
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Changing '&' to 'og' in citations between names when using apacite package

When I use the \citet command, it makes a the & sign between the names. It is not supposed to do that, it is supposed to spell out 'and', which is the correct style for in-text citation. However, ...
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How to center chapter, section an subsection using memoir?

I am trying to centre chapter, section and subsection using memoir, with the following code: \renewcommand{\chapnamefont}{\centering\normalfont} \renewcommand{\chapnumfont}{\centering\normalfont} ...
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How to center part entries in toc with memoir?

I'm typesetting a book with memoir class and in this book the parts have to be centred in the table of contents (TOC). Thanks to Center parts in toc with tocloft I got this working as long as the part ...
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How to eleminate the space between bibitems using memoir?

I am trying to change the font size and the spacing of bibitems using the memoir class. As the following command (for what ever reason) did not work \usepackage{biblatex} ...
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myheadings in memoir - chapter title verso and recto page

I wrote a book with memoir. My last problem is, that I have a chapter, which is so short, that it has no sections. This leads to the fact that on the recto page there is an empty header. How can I ...
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How to set font size of footnotes correctly in memoir?

I am type setting a book with the memoir class and have to follow the rules that are given by the publishing house. For that rules I have to define the exact font sizes: The font size of the footnotes ...
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Getting the \currentsection and \currentsubsection in memoir

As you know in memoir there's no easy way to get the current section and/or subsection, you can only get the \currenttitle, which tells you the header of the last sectioning command. That's a ...
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Remove indent from 1st paragraph after chapter, section, subsection in memoir class

i have 2 issues with my document A. First of all i never thought it would be so difficult to have 0 indent in 1st paragraph following chapter, section an subsection headings. I've read that it's 0 by ...
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Is it sensible to use the apa6 class for a thesis (with chapters)?

I want to use LaTeX/XeLaTeX (I'm a newbie) for my psychology PhD thesis, and my trial document currently uses apa6 for the document layout (and biblatex-apa/biber for referencing). It seems that apa6 ...
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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 to obtain “tight” lists with nonzero parskip in memoir

This: \documentclass{memoir} \nonzeroparskip \tightlists % \usepackage{enumitem} % \setlist{nosep} \begin{document} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Ut purus elit, ...
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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 ...