KOMA-Script is a bundle of classes and packages replacing the LaTeX standard classes and providing additional features with emphasis on typography and versatility.

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Use komavar outside scrlttr2

I'm deriving my own class from scrartcl but wan to introduce variables as in scrlttr2 for the user of the class to set several values. I find the \setkomavar resp. \usekomavar mechanism with key, ...
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KOMA-Script - scrreprt, twoside, open=right, chapter headings on wrong side

I want to use KOMA-Script's scrreprt for my thesis. Unfortunately, I have hardly any previous experience with proper twoside formatting and seem to be unable to get openright working. In fact, neither ...
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Two lines chapters with Koma-Script

I'm using Koma-Script (scrbook class). I want chapters with two lines: This is line number one which contains the title of the chapter This is line number two which contains the subtitle of the ...
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Formatting Section in KOMA-Script

I am using KOMA-Script (scrartcl). I am trying to figure out how can I achieve the section formatting similar to this figure. I found a CV example using "res" class (CV using "res" class), but I ...
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RaggedRightParindent also indents caption titles with subcaption package

I am using the KOMA-Script class scrreprt with the ragged2e package to achieve ragged right document text. I still want to retain paragraph indentation (and have no inter-paragraph spacing, i.e., ...
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Footnotes flushed left, same space on page

I have to typeset quite complex footnotes: On each page the footnote text starts at the same indention for all footnotes there (doesn't have to be equal on all the pages) The footnote number should ...
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Refer to not numbered section

for the structure of my work I need an unnumbered chapter in my document. I found out to solve that with a \chapter*{chapter1} %or with \addchap{chapter1} But now I need to refer to a text and a ...
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Patch \part to do something with optional and mandatory argument

I am basically trying to patch \part of scrreprt to do something with the optional argument (if present) or the mandatory argument instead. In the example below the short caption would be added in red ...
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Separate header with line in letter

I'm using scrlttr2 and koma script to write a letter. I have a header and I want to separate the header with something like a \hrule from the rest of the letter. I tried \setheadsepline{1pt} but it ...
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Appendix name (Anhang/Appendix) not appearing, despite title option

I have a strange issue where the title option doesn't seem to work properly. I included the package as follows: \usepackage[title,titletoc]{appendix} Then in the document, i am including the ...
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Set page number in all Chapter start pages with KOMA-Script

I'm using the KOMA-Script to define my headings and I would like to show only the page number in the chapter start pages. I got this by creating a new style and using it with ...
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fancyhdr: Wrong page number for chapter* in the prefix [duplicate]

In my thesis I have a list of abbreviations between the list of tables and the first chapter. I want to continue the page numbering from the other prefix parts (roman) and then switch to arabic with ...
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KOMA-Moderncvclassic: How to implement a graphic in a \cventry

First post on Stackexchange yet always find it helpful, hope I don't blunder too much. I'm updating my CV with LaTeX using the KOMA-Moderncvclassic-package, but I'd like to adjust it a little such ...
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keep rightmark clear until section starts

I'd like to have the chapter title in the upper left and the section title in the upper right corner of my one-sided document. The upper right corner should only be populated if there actually is a ...
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Amsmath's \binom looking weird

Using the MWE \documentclass[fontsize=8pt, a4paper, DIV12]{scrbook} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \[ e^t = x^{(5)} - 2x^{(3)} + \dot{x} = \sum_{k = 0}^{5} \binom{5}{k} p^{(k)}(t) e^t ...
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How do i add a blue box around the section number?

I vant to make the section design like shown on the picture below. So far i have managed to get the section numbering in the margin, but I have no idea how to make the box (or change the fonts in ...
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i want the header line to reach over both the text and the marginnotes

I'm making a document with document class scrreprt, and used this to get the page numbering on the top of the pages, and a line on the top of the page \documentclass[11pt, twoside=semi, ...
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Modify abstract appearance

there's two tweaks I don't know how to perform: 1. I'd like to remove the small indentation at the beginning of each paragraph. 2. Increase the paragraph break separation. ...
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How to make nice chapter headings without titlesec

I am looking for a way to make the first page for a chapter (a.k.a. the chapter heading) have approximately the upper half of the first page with a chapter number and title, and the text of the ...
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Specifying the default behaviour of floats in Koma-Script [duplicate]

I want to specify the default behavior of floats to be htbp and I want to do this in a class definition for the whole document. I already found floatpos in the documentation, but this does not affect ...
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Problems with acro package and greek babel?

Well, I need to create an acronym list in my thesis, I was using the acronympackage before for that. Since I updated several package and my old preamble had too much error, I decided to create another ...
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KOMA book: correct hyperlink to the index?

So I'm using scrbook, and in the TOC, the link to the Index goes a bit beyond what it should, like described here. Unfortunately the solution described therein is for the book class, and it does not ...
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KOMA-Script:: interference between T1 fontenc and chapterformat

I do no manage to obtain using pdflatex bold font for Chapter Name, prefix and number when \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} is loaded. The rendering is changing due to this package and the command \bfseries ...
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Problem with large gaps in scrreprt with setspace

I am using the documentclass scrreport with the twoside option. Therefore, latex tries to stretch the content on a whole page rather then leaving a gap on the bottom of the page. This produces ...
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\clubpenalty and \widowpenalty seem to have no impact

I have a KomaScript Project and i have set the following parameters as it is suggested everywhere around the web: \clubpenalty=10000 \widowpenalty=10000 \displaywidowpenalty=10000 \raggedbottom % ...
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changing the font in KOMA class for a quotation

I use the KOMA \documentclass[12pt,captions=nooneline,DIV=14, parskip=half]{scrartcl}class and I have a simple question. In the text, I would like to use quotations like ``this is a quotation''. That ...
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Changing font in colorbox [duplicate]

I'd like to change the font in the colorbox, i.e. the font for the chapter number, e.g. with \changefont{phv}{b}{n} but unfortunately when I add this command the size of the color box changes, too. Is ...
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How to add \thanklessauthor to a KOMA Script document?

Well I'm working with a document in KOMA Script and I tried to use the \thanklessauthor command that I found in the code of the Sample book of Tufte-book class. First I thought it was a plain TeX ...
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Linebreak in newcommand and reference to hyperref

I try to define the name of a document and to use this name in hyperref resp. as the file's properties etc., but for some reason the pdftitle and the pdfkeyowrd option seem to clash with the line ...
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How to make “This page intentionally left blank.” in KOMA script

This question is sequel to question How do I make pages which were "intentionally left blank"? The accepted solution there \documentclass[openright]{scrbook} \newcommand*{\blankpage}{% ...
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Changing the font size in koma-script modifies page margins

I'd like to use the koma-script scrartcl class with a font size of 10pt, but when I use the document option 10pt, not only the font size decreases but also the space user for the text. Especially the ...
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A0 (landscape) sheet inside A4 paper

Well I "can" do this using the koma options.. However it results in a warning and the effect isn't completelly what I like it to be. First the way I do it is: \clearpage ...
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Where to put the options for customize a document with KOMA Script classes?

I started to read the documentation on the KOMA Script classes because I seem to have many tools and are more flexible to use than the standard classes, but at the same time I don't understand at all ...
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Test to see if KOMAvar is empty

How can I test for an empty KOMAvar? I want to hide the mail icon when fromemail is empty. \documentclass[refline=nodate]{scrlttr2} \usepackage{lipsum,marvosym} \setkomavar{fromname}{David} ...
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Full width landscape image in koma script [duplicate]

I need an image the biggest possible and then show it in landscape. I use koma options in a classic thesis flavour. I don't find any solution to have it bigger than the textwidth but staying in the ...
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Use section title in running head of Latex KOMA presentation script

I would like to use the Latex KOMA presentation template [1] for my presentation. But I want to replace the running head at the top by the (sub)section title. Currently the Latex KOMA presentation ...
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How to print “string” of first or last \label{string}, in running headers and margins, dictionary-like, with KOMA class?

I need to typeset a book where sections are identified by a string, like "PLA 1", as dictated by the book's editor (the publisher calls these strings "cite-keys".) Sometimes there are a few sections ...
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Add vertical spacing into list of figures for each section (scrartcl)

I have found several posts and questions from people wanting to remove the vertical spacing automatically added to the list of figures, but my problem is (exactly) the opposite: I'm using the ...
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Beamer: How to showcase LaTeX-Code and results that look like scrartcl

We are currently working on a beginner's course for LaTeX. We are using LuaLaTeX and Beamer for the slides. We typeset code with the listings-package. We often show Code on the left and a result ...
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List of figures by chapter in classic thesis

I'm writing my thesis with classic thesis. It is possible to include the title of the chapter, but only when figure are present therein to the lof? The use of listof = chapterentry in the option to ...
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what is the value of \thecontentslabel for a chapter* [duplicate]

I am customizing my toc, but cannot figure out what the value of \thecontentslabel is for chapters that are marked not to be numbered... In general where are these commands described? I don't know ...
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Remove last dot in title numbering

My current document is processed like this: 1. Some chapter 1.1. Some section 1.1.1. Some subsection Appendix A. Some appendix What I want to have: 1 Some chapter 1.1 Some section 1.1.1 Some ...
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How to have colored headings with one color per chapter

I'm typesetting a proceedings-style book that contains articles in their chronological order. Since the articles are also categorized, each category is assigned a color and the the chapter styles are ...
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KOMA-script's scrreprt and appendix

for my thesis I am using the scrreprt documentclass for my document. The problem is that using this documentclass, you are forced to use chapters for each seperate appendix (so appendix A, B ...
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Page header too high with scrlayer-scrpage

I'm designing an exercise sheet and need some help with the header. It looks as it should with my code, but is way too high on the page. Changing the headheight does not seem to have any effect, only ...
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Pagenumbering starts with 2 after \KOMAoptions{open=left}

im writing my bachelors-thesis using Latex with scrbook and have the folowing problem: After my Titlepage and some other Stuff I changed the to open=left \KOMAoptions{open=left} \thispagestyle{empty} ...
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Can I use \singlespacing to define captions to have a single-line spacing?

I'd like to try and format my captions with single-line spacing. The rest of the document is set with \onehalfspacing. A brief search lead me to this post on komascript.de, in which Markus wrote: ...
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How to fix the inconsistent paragraph spaces in this MWE using KOMA? [duplicate]

MWE code \documentclass[twoside=semi, a4paper, 11pt, open=any, chapterprefix=false, toc=graduated]{scrbook} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{libertine} %uncomment ...
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Manually set headmark in scrheadings

I am trying to get the proper header mark for my Preamble in my thesis. \documentclass[headsepline,12pt,a4paper]{scrreprt} \pagestyle{scrheadings} \ohead[\pagemark]{\pagemark} ...
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Koma-script and glossaries package

This has driven me crazy for some time now and I finally found out the origin of my problem. Now I would like to solve it. In my thesis document, I add acronyms using the glossaries package. This ...