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{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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Why xapptocmd is reducing the vertical space between \partname and \parttile?

Running this example: \documentclass[ 10pt, a5paper ]{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{xcolor} \definecolor{ultramarine}{RGB}{0,32,96} \RequirePackage{xpatch}...
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How to put an image in \part page

I am trying to put an image into the same page as the \part header, something like a sub-cover. I tried something along the lines: \documentclass[10pt,ebook,italian,onecolumn,oneside,titlepage,...
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Extremely long footnotes (3+ pages)

I'm transcribing a manuscript in which there's a very long footnote, spanning across seven 8vo pages, each having a couple lines of main text above the continuing footnote. I estimate it is probably ...
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How to make unclickable footnotes clickable?

I have asked all kinds of questions but no solution so far this unclickable footnotes. The only thing I can say is that I'm having this problem since I started using the memoir class. Here is my code ...
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Modify information displayed in shorthands/abbreviations list

In the memoir class with biblatex, the default behavior for the list of abbreviations generated with \printshorthands seems to be to give the author and title of the work, but not the full citation; ...
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memoir: indentation after enumerate in footnote

I have a footnote that contains an enumeration, after which comes one or two lines of text. The lines after the enumeration look "off", and I would like them indented to the same spot as the lines ...
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How to do blind endnotes

A "blind endnote" consists of the page number to which the endnote refers, some text that precedes where the endnote number would be in the text, and the text of the endnote. In the text itself, there ...
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How to achieve the following in memoir class:

Consider the example attached below, taken from the memoir package documentation. I would like to be able to replicate how the words "lines" and "nearest" appear in the margins. For example, say I ...
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Create different categories of figure

In the memoir class, how can I create two versions of the figure float environment which behave the same way, but have different names and are each numbered and listed in their own sequence? ...
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Chapter Heading like this book, using memoir class

I would like to re-create the following style using the memoir class I made a .cls file with \chapterstyle{veelo} \renewcommand*{\printchaptername}{} \renewcommand{\chapnumfont}{\normalfont\...
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Insert graphic into margin of section heading

I want to insert an icon into the margin adjacent to a section header. I have defined a set of diverse section headers, as shown in MWE. Therein, I insert the graphic using marginpar and ...
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Memoir: Correcting page-numbers using openleft

I'm writing a book, where I want chapters to begin on the left page (due to the language which is written from right to left...). However, using memoir with openleft and twoside gives me the problem ...
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\headrulewidth{0pt} not working on the first page of a chapter!

I'm trying to customize the headers/footers of my document so that I can have three diferent versions: fancy, index and plain. For the fancy ones I have this code: \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0....
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Memoir: Part contents in TOC in two lines

I need something similar to this post, that is the second line of the part should start directly at the left margin. This is what I have tried: \documentclass{memoir} \setlength{\cftpartindent}{0em}...
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How do I get vertical space next to a wrapfigure?

I don't understand why commenting and uncommenting the line with the period <.> causes the spacing to move from above the wrapped figure to next to it. I want the space next to it. I Have ...
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How to cumulate texts at the end into various groups?

Please help: I am editing a .tex file (memoir class) with lot of text, and I want to collect sentences like important questions, quotes, words, etc and collect them into their respective groups and be ...
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Titlepage custom footnote - remove indentation locally (memoir class)

I am working on a template for a title page and I still cannot manage to adjust the indentation of my custom footnote using memoir class. Edit: I want to create copy the macro of \thanks{} that does ...
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Customize Both Chapter Style and Headings

I'am using memoir. With these basic settings: \makechapterstyle{chappell2}{% \setlength{\beforechapskip}{-15pt} \renewcommand*{\chapnamefont}{\large} \renewcommand*{\printchapternum}{\chapnumfont \...
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Change chapter and section color memoir class

I can't figure out how to change the colour of ALL the chapter and section headings. I have tried a lot of different things (see code). No matter what I do I can't change the colour of the started * ...
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Should geometry bindingoffset remove or add space from the inner margin?

In twoside book/memoir documents, using the geometry package and LUALaTeX - and to set up offset printing, (four + pages per sheet): What should be the expected behavior of bindingoffset? 1. Issue ...
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How to remove hanging indent in Table Of Contents - Memoir

How to no-indent the second line of large TOC entries in memoir class? I found a solution using toсloft, but I can not find how to do it in a memoir. Thanks!
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Template for Technical Manual / User's Guide using Memoir

I am making a Technical Manual using the memoir Class, since I heard it is very customizable. Far now I've got this: \documentclass[8pt,a5paper]{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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section numbering in tex4ht using memoir class with article option

tex4ht seems to ignore the article option in the memoir class. I say this because section numbers (and the corresponding cross-references) appear as 0.1, 0.2, etc. instead of 1, 2, etc. when ...
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Job aborted when changing headers using \renewcommand{\chaptermark} in memoir

I'm having problems compiling a file that I can't make sense of. So far, I think the problem has to do with changing the headers using \renewcommand{\chaptermark} and \renewcommand{\sectionmark}. When ...
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Set margins / make box for the section title with titlesec

I would like to set right and left margins for the section titles, so that they are a little less wide than the width of the text, and that in turn they remain centered. Basically, I want the width of ...
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Footnote placed on the wrong page when figure placement is forced to page

Whilst working with figures and footnotes, I noted a footnote placement issue. I have tried the different solutions listed in Using \footnote in a figure's \caption, which does not work for me as ...
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Footnote not displayed when used within a figure caption [duplicate]

Whilst working with figures and footnotes, I noted that the footnote linked to the caption of a figure is correctly numbered but is not displayed. Figures 1 and 3 shows the footnotes used within text, ...
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expand width of tcolorbox for dynamic section titles in memoir latex

I am looking to use tcolorbox for styling dynamic section titles. My problem is that I want the box to span the entire width of the paragraph bellow it and have the text centred if possible. I've done ...
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Temporarily adjusting the text width with paragraphs that extend to the following page

I'm using the memoir class and the adjustwidth* environment to extend some parts of the text beyond the outer margins. It's a twoside document and if understand correctly the changepage package manual ...
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Footnote numbering breaks when caption of a figure on a page has footnote

I noted that the footnote numbering is missing the footnotes that appear in a minipage. The footnote on the first page is displayed correctly as in Figure 1, the footnote on the figure page 2 is shown ...
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Memory error with tabular and latest Tex4ebook running on Texlive 2018

This is a followup of my question here and uses the same MWE and the config file provided by michal.h21. MWE \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \setsecheadstyle{...
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How to use the \plainfancybreak* command from the memoir class with the book class

I would like to use something similar to \plainfancybreak* as defined in the memoir class doc (pg 99), but in the book class. Is it possible? FYI: The \plainfancybreak*{<space>}{<num>}{&...
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Faulty chapter header with latest Tex4ebook running on Texlive 2018

This is a followup of my question here and uses the same MWE and the config file provided by michal.h21. MWE: \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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memoir: How can I turn off numbering on sidecaption?

Hopefully this is pretty simple for someone who's better at LaTeX than me. I've got a memoir class document I'm putting together, and I'm using sidecaptions, the usual memoir way: \begin{figure} \...
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oneside in Memoir causing header trouble

Any ideas why the following works fine in the twoside version but creates headers with all section names "List of Tables" (incorrect) in the oneside version? \documentclass[12pt,oneside]{memoir} \...
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Add short toc entry to toc entry and vice versa

Taking heavy inspiration from the answer to: Hide toc from toc, and shorttoc from shorttoc I have made the following code: \documentclass{memoir} \newcommand{\shorttoc}{% \renewcommand*{\...
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Number of pages - problem with first number

I found out to have some issues with numbering pages. I use 'roman' style for index, and 'arabic' for the other pages but here is the problem: I would like to start with chapter on the right and page ...
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`titlesec` and `memoir` class incompability

I know that titlesec is not fully compatible with memoir document class and generally it is not a good idea to combine them. However, I'm just curious, if it possible to work around my problem. MWE: ...
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Formatting of new environment based on minipage and sidecaption

In my memoir-based document, I need to occasionally insert some content (text quote or pseudocode) and I want to be able to add a caption. Because the content must appear exactly where I want it, I ...
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Environments nested in fullwidth

I'm struggling to find a way to set up some fullwidth text in my memoir document. This is an extract of my preamble: \documentclass[10pt]{memoir} %document class \setstocksize{...
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Memoir TOC default spacing for part numbers

Taking the following minimum working example: \documentclass{memoir} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \part{first part} \chapter{first chapter} \part{second part} \chapter{second chapter} \part{...
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Accessing #1 in the end part of a new environment declaration [duplicate]

I'm working to a document in memoir and I'm struggling trying to define a new environment which would allow me to place a figure in the main text and its caption in the outer margin. This is an ...
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Cannot change natbib bibliography font size [memoir class]

I am using the ucbthesis class (which is based off the memoir class) with natbib and cannot find any way to change the size of the font in my references (in the bib, not the textual citations). It is ...
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First Page Heading Placed Wrong in Memoir when Redefining Empty

For the drafts of my document, I am trying to add a date and time to each page and I decided to use the headers/footers for this. I want the timestamp to be on pages that normally have \pagestyle{...
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Memoir class - figure and margin figure floats at same vertical level

In a memoir class document, I would like to display a figure and a marginfigure next to each other but I need the top of the marginfigure at the same vertical level as the figure next to it. When I ...
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Make the figure captions all empty in memoir

I'd like to suppress the text in all captions (ie. make all the captions empty, but leave the figure numbers) in in a document that uses the memoir class. I can do this if I use the caption package by ...
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Is it OK to ignore Underfull \hbox errors? I attempted, but it did not wok. I use textpos and ragged2e

I tried to solve by middle of the following questions: ragged2e: "newcommands" option produces "underfull \hbox" warnings, Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph in figure ...
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The macros setmainfont and setsansfont do not accept the new command of a newfontfamily. Is there compatibility between them?

I use the class memoir, the packages polyglossia, fontspec, compile in XeLaTeX in Linux and on macOS. Based on XeTeX package fontspec: Use previously defined \newfontfamily with \setmainfont (there ...
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Is there a command similar to nocite(*) for gls (glossaries) and is there a glossary package similar to To­bias Oetiker's?

I use the class memoir and compile in XeLaTeX. I would like to print glossaries in a separated file and to ignore all gls. I do not write any gls in anywhere. Similar to \nocite{*}. Also similar to ...
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In memoir and XeLaTeX, I attempted to control the environment of minted to break across pages, but the codes did not work

I use the class memoir and the packages minted and compile in XeLaTeX. Based on the questions How to let minted break across pages but keep the caption together with the end of listing? and Breaking ...