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I am using the scrbook class, and I want the word "Chapter" to appear in the heading of the chapter, instead of just the number. How can I do it? I tried


but that does not work.

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No need for that. Just use chapterprefix=on as option for the document class. It is described in Chapter 3 of the »KOMA-Script« user guide. – Thorsten Donig Dec 1 '13 at 7:22

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