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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KOMAoptions{headsepline = true, footsepline = true} change geometry settings

I am using tex(-based techniques) for the first time. Currently I am writing my doctoral thesis via pdflatex and encounter an annoying problem: My university predetermines very strict page geometry ...
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Writing neat equation parameter definitions with \singlespacing vs \doublespacing text

This question is based off the answer for the How to write a perfect equation parameters description? question: I would like to have the parameters defined using \singlespacing as I am currently ...
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Writing equations with neatly defined parameters [duplicate]

I have been dealing with a multitude of equations in my thesis and it gets really repetitive defining each parameter verbally after each equation; personally I find it inefficient and at times messy. ...
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hyperref link expanded by MakeUpperCase breaks

Short version: How can I solve the problem of using hyperref links when expanded by MakeUpperCase? Long version: If I try to redefine: \renewcommand{\descriptionlabel}[1]{\hspace*{\labelsep}% ...
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KOMA-script titlepage misaligned author

I'd like to set the titlepage of a koma-script scrbook left-aligned, i.e. \raggedright. I do this using \addtokomafont as follows: \documentclass[]{scrbook} \addtokomafont{title}{\raggedright} ...
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How can I draw complex borders around all the pages of a document?

I'm writing a document with the class scrreprt. I would like to draw borders around the pages of the document. I found some examples on how to do this with TikZ, but the borders I would like to draw ...
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Formatting header and page numbering

I'd like you to help me with something rather simple: I want to remove the numbering on the first page of my document but not the header. The header must be always the same, now in the second page ...
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Add texte before headings numbers (KOMA)

I'm using the KOMA class scrbook, and trying to add some text before any section and subsection title. Like that : \section{Hello !} must display Section 1 : Hello ! (1 is the normal counter). The ...
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Boolean option in style file does not work

a while ago, I learned on StackExchange that I could create a style file to contain my preamble and, in particular, to include Boolean switches so as to select certain parts of the preamble as needed. ...
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parskip=half option ignored after captionof

Using minted, I'm typesetting listings that are longer than one page. However, using the listing environment that comes with minted does not work, because it does not break at the and of a page. I ...
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Customize KOMA section headings without titlesec

A quick question: Is it possible to change the name of a part/chapter/section with some sort of command? For example, I have a chapter called "Important Things". I created this chapter with the ...
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“Label multiply defined” when using ifthispageodd in includeonly

I am using several \included files and within them several instances of KOMAs \ifthispageodd mechanism like in the following MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} \begin{filecontents}{fileA.tex} ...
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Package hyperref destroy \leftmark and \rightmark with KOMA

I noticed, when I use \usepackage{hyperref} the left and right marks are destroyed. One can verify this by uncommenting hyperref in MWE below. Without hyperref With hyperref ...
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How to remove period after part number in TOC (KOMA used)

How to remove period after part number in TOC (KOMA used)? My solution was to set tocloft package, which is provide command \cftpartaftersnum but I do not want to use it for some compatibility ...
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Adjusting spacing around section/subsection titles with koma-script

With the KOMA-script scrreprt class the vertical spacing before and after chapter titles can be adjusted the following way: \renewcommand*{\chapterheadstartvskip}{\vspace*{0cm}} ...
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LuaLaTex/XeLaTex with KOMA for Cyrillics

How can I use LuaLatex/XeLaTex with KOMA-script for Cyrillics? When I try to write: \documentclass[twoside]{scrartcl} \usepackage{polyglossia} \newfontfamily\cyrillicfont{CMU Serif} ...
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Chapters without dots in ToC

I've used this code \addtocontents{toc}{\cftpagenumbersoff{chapter}} to remove the dots and page numbers after the entries in my ToC for all chapters. Is there a way to do this just for an ...
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Wrong indentation with hanging captions

I use simple hanging captions for my tableheadings and figures. However, they are not aligned correctly. I know I can manipulate the indent manually, but I want to understand why they are placed ...
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KOMA and float package - alternative to float [H] placement

I am preparing a thesis template (for the blog here http://tex.blogoverflow.com/) and I use a KOMA class together with the float package. I get the nasty warning which is already described and solved ...
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KOMA script and amsthm: Space lost before and after theorems

I am having a problem similar to this and this, but without using parskip, and only after a recent package update. The MWE \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm} \theoremstyle{plain} ...
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Include logo in title page with KOMA-script

I would like to ask if there is an easy way how to include some graphics (logo) on the title page (I'm using scrreprt class from KOMA-script). Until now I've done it like this: \title { \normalfont ...
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Underfull \hbox with \printindex and scrlayer-scrpage

While using scrlayer-scrpage in order to format my header for the KOMA-script class scrartcl, I am getting following warning in combination with \printindex: Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) has ...
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Indenting text after numbered paragraphs

I have a 60 page document with numbered Sections, subsections and paragraphs. All the paragraphs are numbered. I want all the text to be indented evenly after the numbered paras, such as the following ...
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KOMA + bigfoot + lineno seem to produce vertical gaps in some cases

in a lengthy critical edition, I am using KOMA-Script, bigfoot and lineno. In certain cases, all involving footnotes, there are vertical gaps on the page containing the footnotes. This affects roughly ...
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How to fit a large text on one page using scrlttr2?

EDIT: During the comments I noted that I should not try to change the top margin manually to keep the DIN - therefore my question is now only how can I reduce font size without changing the right and ...
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Width of image = headwidth when head is textwithmarginpar

Using scrbook and scrpage2 with a headwith of textwithmarginpar, I am trying to set individual images in the textbody to this wider headwidth. \hoffset is 0pt. Adding up \textwidth, \marginparwidth ...
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Print List of tables on same page as table of contents (scrreprt)

Since my toc is one and a half pages long and my lof/lot only contains four items, I would like to print the lot/lof on the same page as the table of contents. A M(n)WE looks like ...
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! Paragraph ended before \\DeclareNewLayer was complete

Sorry for yet another “Paragraph ended before … was complete.”, but I think this one is due to some limitations of \DeclareNewLayer. I'm declaring a layer resp. pagestyle with scrlayer, which should ...
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KOMA class - two-column-text with content and “definitions”

A lot of (unsuccessful) research later: I want to use KOMA-class and set a two-column document which contains an outer column for "definitions"/ "additional structure" like shown here: ...
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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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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 ...