I would like to have the first 1-9 numbered heading from chapter to subsubsections be two digits.

So instead of:
1 Chapter One
1.1 Section One
1.1.1 Subsection One Subsubsection One

I would like:
01 Chapter One
01.01 Section One
01.01.01 Subsection One Subsubsection One

After the first 9 they should just continue 10, 11, 12 etc. without a zero in front.

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    The question is not really memoir related, here is a general solution: tex.stackexchange.com/a/30932/3929, you'll need to use it in a redefinition of \thechapter, \thesection etc. – daleif May 14 at 7:50

The code of memoir contains


so you have to replace every \@arabic... by \two@digits{\@arabic...}







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  • Ahh, didn't even know that was in the kernel – daleif May 14 at 8:13
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    @daleif I found that out quite by accident only last week while looking for the definition of \@firstoftwo (I couldn't remember if it was \long or not). I've been using my own macro for years :-) – campa May 14 at 8:17
  • Legend. This is my favorite kind of answer; one that requires a level of understanding I can forgive myself for not having, and yet being easy to apply in practice. – Faergen May 15 at 20:22

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