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In a scrbook document I need to set the chapter titles close to the upper page margin, without leading number and with a \hrule afterwards. Redefining \chapterheadstartvskip does the trick with the margin but won't do the hrule and omits the number. With titlesec I can set the \hrule and number, but can't get the title move to the upper. Do I miss something in the titlesec setting?


% is ignored when titlesec is used




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You can use \renewcommand*{\chapterheadendvskip}{\noindent\hrulefill\par\kern1cm} -- so you don't need any titlesec – Marco Daniel May 17 '12 at 20:21
An addition for later readers: About KOMA-Script and titlesec incompatibility. – Speravir May 17 '12 at 22:24
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Like Marco Daniel said in his comment: you don't need titlesec. By redefing \chapterheadendvskip you can get the rule and by redefining \chapterformat you can also get rid of the number.






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Or alternative: \addchap ;-) – Marco Daniel May 17 '12 at 22:17
@MarcoDaniel Yes, of course :) I tend to forget about the \add<sth> commands... – clemens May 17 '12 at 22:19

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