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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KOMA-Script and vertical spacing after paragraph headline

I'm currently having troubles changing the vertical spacing from a paragraph headline to the succeeding body text. What I want to have is a newline after the paragraph heading. As I understood the new ...
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Latexmk and KOMA-Script tocstyle package compile errors

I'm trying to use the KOMA-Script package together with latexmk wich produces folling compile error: Latexmk: Summary of warnings: Latex failed to resolve 20 reference(s) Latexmk: applying rule ...
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BibTex citing format: Hide Indices/key for CV

For my CV (pdflatex) I like to add my publications (BibTex) but a can't get rid of the keys/indices for the cite entrys. Unfortunately I like to use a special mstyle.bst file (I hadn't made myself) ...
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PHD/Master/Bachelor Thesis: Which Document Class to Choose [on hold]

As I already mentioned in my previous question, I intend to give a LaTeX introduction to phd students. Most of them will already be using LaTeX somehow but their knowledge will be random. I want to ...
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KOMA-Script: Wrong alignment of roman numbers

I'm encountering the same problem as in "roman numbers too wide in table of contents" and in "In table of contents, long page numbers intrude on right margin despite plenty of available space". I'm ...
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change font of glossary entry (glossaries, scrreprt)

When using glossaries to display acronyms within a scrreprt document, the acronyms in the list of acronyms will be printed in bold sans serif. I would like to have the (bold) serif font, however. How ...
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Why does KOMA-Script mix serifs and sans-serifs?

This might be slightly off-topic, but still I'll give it a try, and other TeX-users might be interested as well. Consider this minimal example: \documentclass{scrartcl} \begin{document} ...
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Get Values of \chapterheadstartvskip from KOMA Script

A colleague of mine asked me about the spacing used in KOMA script's scrreprt, because she would like to use the same spacing in her Word document (no room for discussion here, believe me I tried to ...
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Is there a good tutorial / getting-started-guide focused on the KOMA-Script way?

So, I'm pretty new to LaTeX. I've been told in many places to use KOMA-Script document-classes instead of the standard ones; but it's also been mentioned that after doing so, you can't use a plethora ...
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Header and Footer does not show on second page (scrlttr2)

i wanted to create a formal letter but the header and the footer does not appear on the other pages than the first one My Document looks like this: \include{absender.lco} \documentclass[% ...
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Omit the date in \maketitle *without blanking the date*

So, this is building on Omitting the date when using \maketitle; but I'd still like to include the date in the page footer. This means \date{} isn't an option. (Of course, I'd like to get rid of the ...
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Customizing chapter and section style (scrbook)

I have found a very cool custom style for chapter and section headings (It is from Customizing Chapter style in scrbook): \documentclass[ 11pt, pagesize=auto, version=last, chapterprefix=true ...
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Why does \typearea affect page/paper size?

I'd like to use the \typearea package in order to properly calculate the size of the text block. However, invoking the package sets the paper size at A4, and I want to use a smaller size. Here's a ...
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How to avoid a text body-addressee clash on scrlttr2 letter when multiple addressees are listed?

In trying to use the scrlttr2 package, with a letter address to lots of multiple parties, there is clash/crash between the body of the letter, and those to whom the letter is addressed. In other words ...
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generating a table in koma-script class

We generate a multicol document using the scrartcl document class. Taking the sample below data, we see when we use the \begin{table}[h] command no table is generated in the multicols section. If we ...
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Comparing koma variable to string

I can't quite figure out how to compare a koma variable with a string by using \usekomavar{..}. I want to set another koma variable depending on the value of the first. So I want something like this ...
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Downsides of switching from default LaTeX document classes to KOMA-Script variants? [duplicate]

I'm considering switching from the article class to KOMA-Script's scrartcl, due to the availability of a \subtitle environment - a rather weak reason. I've read the list of useful features / benefits ...
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line numbers across multicols in scrartcl

The answer to the following question suggested by @IanThompson with left and right column numbers works sufficiently when we use \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} However I am using a different ...
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Including a signature image in scrlttr2

Hi there: I have a letter template using scrlttr2 and I am trying to insert a signature image. I was using the code posted here texblog and it sort of works. It throws an undefined sequence error, ...
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List of Table, Koma-script: how to not have the entire caption? [duplicate]

I use the KOMA-script to write the thesis and when i call the \listoftables I would like to modify some entries. For example, for the following table: \begin{table} \centering ...
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Larger footnote numbers with hang option not appearing as superscript in enumerate [duplicate]

I have the problem, that my footnote number does not appear as superscript at the word. Instead it appears as normal number directly after the word. This is part of a template I should use. However, ...
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Issue with KOMA fontsize=10.5pt option and onehalfspacing setting for setspace

My document isn't compiling anymore as soon as I use a fraction as fontsize in \documentclass[fontsize=10.5pt]{scrartcl}. Compilation breaks at \usepackage[onehalfspacing]{setspace} with the error ...
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Book (Novel) Layout

I would be grateful for any advice please. I would like to format section headings with the Mathilde font. However, I receive an the error: File ended while scanning use of \scr@ttl@@extract. Usage ...
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Understanding headers in scrartcl

I would like to get a better understanding, why using fancyhdr is not recommended using scrartcl. So far I haven't had any problems using them together but the output is always complaining that I ...
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Reducing the huge space before the first line of the KOMA letter class

How can i reduce the vertical space to the start of the letter? \documentclass[fontsize=12pt,firstfoot=false]{scrlttr2} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{% ...
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Code involving mdframed and scrlttr2 that compiled with TL 2014 but does not compile with 2015

The following code used to compile with TeX Live 2014, but does not compile with TeX Live 2015. I now get the error: ! Missing \endgroup inserted. <inserted text> \endgroup ...
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scrpage2 conflict with fancyhdr

This is a followup to How can I add “page # of ##” on my document? The MWE below works fine with the scrpage2 line commented out, but not with. With that line uncommented, I get the error: Class ...
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Use headsepline without reducing the text body height

In a document that uses the class scrreprt and the page style headings, how can a horizontal line under the header be introduced with class option headsepline=true without decreasing the text body ...
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Overfull \hbox warnings for the glossary option “style=long” when using KOMA-Script?

I always get an overfull \hbox warning when I compile a glossary with the glossaries package and the option style=long. Also the warning occurs only with KOMA-Script classes and not with the standard ...
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\sectionformat in Koma classes with babel [spanish]

I can't modify the \sectionformat in KOMA classes when using the spanish option in {babel}. Is there any direct fix (I mean, without recurring to {titlesec})? \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[% ...
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titlesec is not properly working with koma script

I am new to latex and I am using titlesec for formatting the chapter headings with titlesec. \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\bfseries\huge} ...
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Mimicking the style of a KOMA script section heading inside a nomenclature

I have a document using the scrreprt class which contains a nomenclature. The nomenclature uses subgroups with headings. I'd like to format the headings like the section headings of the document, i.e. ...
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Reordering KOMA-Script title (not titlepage) in custom class

I'm trying to define custom styles for the KOMA-Script title which is later inserted using the \maketitle command currently using a mix of the KOMA-Script \setkomafont command and the \patchcmd ...
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Babel hebrew and koma-script letter

When I try to use babel hebrew together with the Komascript letter class there is a sequence of errors. After looking at the file hebrew.ldf, I think the reason is that babel hebrew checks for a list ...
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Setting fontsize in scrbook class

I currently use the scrbook class with a custom TrueType font that I included manually. The font is called GARA (a Garamond variant), and I have written an .fd file etc. for it. The font is scalable, ...
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Layout of the KOMA script guide [closed]

The KOMA script guide states the following on page 26: The literature gives different values for good line lengths, depending on the author. To some extent, this is related to the native ...
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How can I add these information at the titlepage?

How can I add the name of university and the name of supervisor at the title page of my thesis? Do I have to add a command before or after \maketitle? \begin{document} \title{ Blabla } ...
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How can the running head on recto pages in table of contents be removed (in KOMA)?

I am writing a thesis work in scrbook class (though it appears this applies to similar non-KOMA classes as well). The default behavior for running head is: Verso pages: Chapter Title Recto ...
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How to indent everything but titles?

While passing parskip=half to scrbook removes all indentation, I (unfortunately) should indent everything by 10 mm, excluding chapter/section/... titles. How can this be achieved easiest? I was ...
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How to add page numbers and rotated chapter title to the outer margin?

I'd like to have page numbers on the outer page border slightly bellow the center, and the current chapter title at the bottom but rotated 90 degrees counter-clockwise (i.e. to the left) such that it ...
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\appendix command adds a period after section number before it was called

I am using the scrartcl class. To make an appendix with tables and figures I am using the command \appendix. After it, I simply continue using \section to make sections. I noticed that if I use ...
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toc plus appedix toc

first things first. I'm writing my master's thesis with latex. (scrbook, pdflatex) My institute has some strict regulations on the occurence of toc and appendix toc. Generally it should look like ...
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space between part title and chapter title in toc [Koma]

Is there a way to decrease the vertical space between part title and chapter titles and also decrease the space between chapters and the following part? I looked for a solution but most people seem to ...
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Make part name uppercase with lower case part number in toc (KOMA)

I tried to change the part name in the toc to upper case letter but unfortunately it doesn't work. Has someone an idea how to change the title to upper case but to set the partnumber to lower case(in ...
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KOMA: set the chapter title on its own page, moving the text to a new page

I'm using the KOMA scrbook class and I'd like to have the chapter title on an otherwise blank page. The actual text in the chapter should move to the next page. Is there a way to insert a \clearpage ...
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chapter style in toc independent from page number style

I changed the chapter entry style in the toc with chapterentry (in koma-script class document -- changing from koma-script is not an option) to small caps. Unfortunately this also effects the pages ...
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Koma-Script scrbook remove indention of entries within lof and lot

I'm trying to remove the indention of the entries within the list of figures and list of tables. Thus that the entries (here the entry 0.1 Test) are left aligned with the header. However, I can't ...
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scrlttr2: Set refvpos for firsthead and firstfoot differently

I use scrlttr2 and need to reduce the space above and below nexthead in general and in particular for one page within my document. I tried it with the approach here, but it didn't work out. As ...
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page number in header next to chapter/section name

I'd like to place the page number next to the chapter/section name in the white space that's not underlined (like in the classicthesis package (I had a look at that package but it seems like the ...
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The text is not flushed to the bottom in Koma-script [closed]

I have a problem using the scrbook class. Since I updated my miktex (and the koma-script package), I noticed that the vertical alignment of my document has changed. The bottom of the pages are now ...