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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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Using titlepages with memoir

I was wondering how to use the titlepage package together with the memoir package. I'm wondering what I'm doing wrong. The code is from \titleHGP on pages 48-49 of the titlepages.pdf I'm looking for ...
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How to combine nested footnotes with memoir?

I want to implement the nested footnotes appearing in a single sequence as in Nested footnotes with the memoir class. While the solution given by Werner as an answer to that question does work at ...
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Making all ToC entries uppercase with memoir class & hyperref

I need to update my organization's style file to make it hyperref-compatible. It uses the memoir class and requires all of the table of contents entries to be in all-caps: Per Lowercase TOC with ...
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settypeblocksize does not change the textwidth

I'm new on using the memoir documentclass and I've been trying to implement a page layout with a large side margin, so I can have margin notes and margin figures, but I've been trying to create an ...
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Set a different page layout for a single page in Memoir

I've set a page layout for my entire document with a space for margin notes with the following memoir commands: \setstocksize{11in}{8.5in} \settrims{0pt}{0pt} \settypeblocksize{7.5in}{4.3in}{*} \...
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Errors with XeLaTeX after installing TexLive 2022

I just upgraded to TexLive 2022 (I was using version 2016). Now XeLaTeX is failing to typeset my files. I am using subfiles to keep common preamble and macros in one place only and several smaller ...
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Restating non-theorem pseudo-technical content

I am currently using the memoir package to write the rules document for a live roleplaying system. As part of this, I need to include technical information - "Calls" - which are verbal ...
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Fix Trim size 6.125in x 9.25 in using memoir

I've tried with: \documentclass[10pt,smallroyalvopaper,oldfontcommands]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1-9] \end{document} I got the PDF output with Trim size as 6.175 ...
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Error when using \edtext in eledsection with memoir and babel

I know something similar was asked before but it seems that this error is caused by something different. It says: Package reledmac Error: \edtext outside numbered paragraph (\pstart ... \pend). \end ...
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Remove whitespace in chapter heading

I am using the memoir document class to write my dissertation. I would like to remove the white spacing that exists between the chapter number and name to have them on the same line (without ...
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Memoir and Float, H option

What is the right way to solve this package clash? After I updated memoir from the 2021 texlive install I started getting this LaTeX Error: Command \newfloat already defined. This is because I load ...
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How to fix Undefined control sequence \caption@setlabelseparator with TexLive 2022?

I am trying to use again the answer from this question of mine from 2019 (Misplaced \noalign. \captionsetup ->\noalign when using \captionsetup inside memoir \legend command) with Tex Live 2022, ...
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memoir document class (two-column mode): how to change between default and article-mode chapter settings?

I am typesetting a document with the memoir document class with 'twocolumn' passed in the setting and I would like to be able to switch between the 'article' setting for chapters (i.e., that the ...
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Horizontally center part page in memoir with working reference

For my memoir document, I want to have a quite large outer margin. This has the side effect of putting the text on Part pages quite far towards the spine - something that I would like to remedy. I ...
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Two way hyperlink and raised hyperlink target causing build errors

I have fused two methods to create two way hyperlinks for my endnotes (endnotes/pagenotes from memoir). The methods used for two way links and a fix for links that aim to low. The result: \...
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memoir: How can I omit the endnote header if there are no endnotes?

I'm using the memoir style. I want endnotes printed at the end of each chapter. I also want a special header above each set of endnotes. I have tried this: \documentclass[11pt,oneside,a4paper]{memoir} ...
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Varying page lengths with lualatex and memoir

I'd like to do exactly this Varying Page Lengths How can I vary the vertical page length per page? I want to have the page breaks at essentially >arbitrary locations in the document, specified by &...
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Some incoherence in the headers when using the memoir class

so I'm using the memoir documentclass and I'm facing some problems: I'm getting wrong margins and line spacing (not the desired output) although I set them in the preamble as following: \usepackage[...
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\gls Doesn't seem to work in memoir as all my Glossary terms are capitalized

I want to include lowercase terms within a sentence but the \gls doesn't seem to work in memoir class. I found elsewhere that memoir doesn't have the gls command but is there an alternative if you're ...
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Memoir two column table of contents

Im struggling with this aspect of the table of contents. I have a one column document but need a two column table of contents. By default, the \twocoltocetc produces results undesirable for a one ...
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Having trouble with the Bibliography page title

I am writing a document. The document class is memoir. I'm using \renewcommand{\bibname}{Reference} command to set a title for my bibliography page. But the problem is, the title is showing in all ...
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Memoir twocolumn showtrims

Can someone please confirm that this code does not run? I cannot seem to get the memoir class showtrims and twocolumn options to work at the same time. I just get a whole bunch of ! A <box> was ...
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Set specific margins in memoir document class

I am trying to obtain the same effect as I did with \newgeometry{top=1.2in,bottom=1in,right=1in,left=1in} in a memoir document class, without using the geometry packege. The best solution I found is \...
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Problem with moving text from right-to-left

I have a latex ready template and I need to change the Chapter squares number and chapter name from right to left please as explained in the figure + I need a latex command to add a logo on page upper ...
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Background image command works in twocolumn article but not in memoir

The following example works fine and places my chosen background image correctly: \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{lipsum} \AddToHook{shipout/background}{ \put(...
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How to remove blank page, header and page number (memoir, gantt)

I'm using pgfgantt package with memoir, and what I'm getting is a blank page, and I couldn't find a command to help remove the header and the page number. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside]{memoir}...
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Package setspace not working

I can't get setspace package working: \documentclass[a5paper, 11pt]{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish,es-tabla]{babel} \usepackage{setspace} \begin{document} \begin{spacing}{1.5}...
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Long chapter name second (and further) line(s) indent in the table of contents (TOC) using Memoir class

I'm LaTeX newbe and trying to make a document with some requirements. Searching for similiar issues here and through whole internet gave me no result. The point is to remove the long chapter name ...
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Memoir and Footmisc problem

After the last update of footmisc, reledmac and footmisc are incompatible. This mwe shows the basis of my environment. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{footmisc} \usepackage{reledmac} \begin{...
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No memoir.sty file?

I am trying to load the Memoir package into my LaTeX document. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{memoir} \begin{document} \HUGE This command is from the memoir package. \end{document} How ...
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Incompatibility between memoir settrimmedsize and PDF-X?

I'm trying to generate a pdf-x with pdfxpackage. If I compile the following mwe with LuaLaTeX or XeLaTeX \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \setstocksize{29.7cm}{21cm} \settrimmedsize{21cm}{...
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Getting custom output from numtoname

We can expand digits to words in memoir class using numtoname command. But when I expand 125000 using numtoname, I get an output one hundred and twenty-five thousands. Instead I would like to get an ...
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Hyperref package not working with latest version of the memoir class

I use the latest version of the memoir class: Document Class: memoir 2021/06/16 v3.7p configurable book, report, article docu ment class and the latest version of the hyperref package: Package: ...
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Latex error: \begin{thebibliography} on input line 1 ended by \end{bibitemlist}. \end{thebibliography}

I am trying to compile my thesis using a memoir class template. When I import the chapters the file compiles fine but when I type the code for the bibliography in the backmatter section (\...
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I am not getting a custom page size in memoir class. What is wrong?

\documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[pageheight= 94mm, pagewidth=195mm]{geometry} \stockwidth\paperwidth \stockheight\paperheight \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \newcommand\PlaceText[3]{% ...
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Template to write cheque

I would like to use latex to write cheques as perfect word placement is only possible with it. For this, I would require to do following things Set page size to cheque size Write current date in ...
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Strip environment (for widetext) eating subsequent text (and leaving a 9 when in twocolumn)

I've been trying to use the strip environment (called via widetext) to insert full-width text selectively when in twocolumn mode. When using it only once per page, it seems to work just fine. Used ...
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How to style parts in a similar way as chapters with the memoir class

I use the memoir class to write a long document which includes parts. I use the following code to style my chapters, and I would like to style the parts in a very similar way. \makeatletter \...
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TeX Live 2021, memoir, chemmacros and float conflict

I recently updated all TeX Live 2021 packages to their newest versions and after that documents that use memoir, chemmacros and float no longer work. Here is a minimal example to reproduce the problem:...
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First page number misplaced when using subfile and loadgeometry

In a document (memoir class), I need to have a title page with large margins compared to the rest of the document. To do that, I use \savegeometry/\loadgeometry. However, if I include this title using ...
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Change standard name of the bibliography in Memoir class,

In the Memoir class, the default name of the bibliography is (drum roll) "Bibliography." I want to change it. Following advice in the LaTeX Companion, I tried using \renewcommand\bibname{...
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Adding text on last index page in Memoir class

Working in the memoir class, I would like to add some content on the final page of an index. Is there a simple way of doing this? There is no \postindexhook to match \preindexhook [though there is a \...
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documentation for setSpacing in memoir class

It seems correct to insert \setSpacing{number} in the preamble of a memoir document. But I couldn't find any references for this command in the user manual. I typed latexdiff setSpacing in my terminal,...
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Manually setting one chapter number in memoir

I need to insert a chapter 7.5 between chapters 7 and 8. I've figured out how to get chapter 8 to be chapter 8, but I can't figure out how to get chapter 7.5 to be chapter 7.5. I'm using the memoir....
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Memoir document class with included non-memoir document

I am creating a LaTeX document (a book) using the Memoir document class. Everything has worked well and I have a nearly-complete book. I want to include an appendix that contains a LaTeX document ...
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memoir, markdown: Feed first word of chapter to command (for auto drop caps)

I'm setting a novel using memoir and markdown with simple Markdown supplied by the author. This workflow is working surprisingly well and yields professional results. Now, as the icing on the cake, I'...
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broken hyperlinks with memoir, caption, hyperref, sidecaption, and pdflatex

I am experiencing broken hyperlinks with memoir + caption + hyperref and the sidecaption environment in documents compiled with pdflatex. A MWE replicating my issue is below: \documentclass{memoir} \...
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Memoir: generic hook is deprecated [duplicate]

Since a couple of months, I get the following warnings when using the memoir class. Generic hook 'package/before/framed' is deprecated. Generic hook 'package/before/float' is deprecated. Is this ...
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Epigraph bottom page

Is there a more elegant way to keep the epigraph at the bottom of the chapter page (with no content-text)? I could simply update/change the \beforeepigraphskip but that will cause me problems when the ...
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Is memoir's 60-70 characters per line a good suggestion?

I am reading the memoir documentation, 2.4.1 A note on the width of the typeblock. Experiments have shown that the number of characters in a line of single column text on a page should be in the ...
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