I'm writing an edited collection of essays using a Scrivener-MMD-latex workflow (using the memoir class) and would like to hide chapter numbering for all items that aren't actually chapters. Here's a visual of what I'm trying to eliminate So, in the TOC I'd like to hide the numbering marked in red


Similarly, in the text, I'd like to omit numbering as marked:

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I'm already using:


to hide subsections and below from the TOC, but am wondering if there is a similarly simple way to do this within my header using the memoir class?

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You can probably overwrite the \thesection command and replace it by something like

  • That was it - exact outcome I was hoping for. Thanks for this quick help! Commented May 8, 2014 at 9:24

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