3
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How to keep footnotes to the bottom of the page with \sloppybottom in memoir?

I am using the the memoir class to typeset a book, where the text has many footnotes. To avoid widows and orphans I use the option \sloppybottom. That has the result of under full pages. memoir ...
1
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53 views

Problem with sidecaption and memoir alignment

I try to use sideCaption with memoir class, and i have two problems (red anotation in image 1) : sideCaption doesn't respect the margin at left ... how can i say to saidCaption to align the figure ...
4
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1answer
405 views

TikZ: Crop images after placing them

I have a ton of microscopy images to include in a report, some of these images have rather uninteresting information I want to crop. Since I add scale bars using TikZ and therefore require all image ...
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marginfix package interferes with title element vertical placement in memoir

Possibly in other classes as well. Typeset the below and everything is bunched up at the top of the page: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{marginfix} ...
9
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2answers
192 views

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 ...
7
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325 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
283 views

Problem balancing two column memoir

I have a problem using \balance on this document: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt,twocolumn]{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{balance} \balance \begin{document} ...
3
votes
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Balancing columns, last page of index (using memoir class)

I've just received (very final, I hope) editing requests from the production people at CUP, and -- at the last minute -- they are asking for the two columns of the final page of the index of my book ...
3
votes
2answers
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Aligning subfigures both horizontally and vertically with memoir

I'm trying to place 4 subfigures of different sizes aligned. Here the box-k.pdf files contain boxes with marks at the midsides. The result has box-1 and box-3 aligned at the left margin, not centered ...
4
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1answer
237 views

How do I fix the vertical spacing in documents which go over one page?

When LaTeX is unable to fit content onto a page, it sometimes inserts a large amount of whitespace between the two elements that fit on the first page, rather than just leaving space at the bottom of ...
9
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2answers
717 views

How to get headings to be an integral number of lines high (using the memoir class)?

I use the memoir class and the \checkandfixthelayout command to calculate the \textheight so that an integral number of lines will fit. This works very well: But now I want to add a few section ...
6
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1answer
604 views

How to calibrate memoir's \sloppybottom and \flushbottom behavior?

Memoir provides the command \sloppybottom which "lets TeX put an extra line at the bottom of a page to avoid a widow on the following page." [1] However it also seems to set \raggedbottom which is not ...
3
votes
1answer
408 views

Odd problem with spacing using memoir when switching from oneside to twoside

For reasons I won't bore anyone with, I being forced to change my document at the last minute from oneside to twoside using memoir. However, when I do, I suddenly get odd problems with spacing; the ...
2
votes
2answers
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Vertical centering of text in a page when text contains enumerations

I'd like a vertically centered letter under letterhead, when a letter is less than a page. When a letter is more than a page, I'd like to achieve a minimum spacing between the letter and letterhead. ...
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Vertically centering text on a page doesn't work?

minimal example: \documentclass[oneside]{memoir} \setstocksize{8.5in}{3.6666in} \settrimmedsize{8.5in}{3.6666in}{*} \settrims{0in}{0in} \settypeblocksize{9.0in}{32pc}{*} ...