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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suppress an entry from list of figures/tables in koma script

While I don't regret switching a thesis to KOMA script, I do (sometimes) regret stopping using the caption package even though it works fine with scrreprt! I need a solution that won't require using ...
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capmargin for multiline captions but centered for oneline

The koma class scrbook centers oneline captions if not given captions=nooneline. However, settings setcapmargin (\setcapmargin{0.05\textwidth}), also one line captions are left aligned with the ...
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scrpage2: footer on chapter-starting pages

I am using scrpage2 and have defined the header and footer. Is it possible to display the footer also on pages where the chapter begins? I guess this has to work. Header is not necessary on those ...
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How to put both chapter and section name in the header of the page?

I'm working on a one-sided LaTeX document with document class scrreprt and I'm using scrpage2 to customize headers and footers of the pages. At the moment, the respective chapter name is shown in the ...
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Force scrbook class to have only oneside option

In my custom .cls class file I'm using the following code \LoadClass[10pt,twoside=true,open=right,cleardoublepage=empty,chapterprefix=true]{scrbook} This is ok, but I would like to force oneside ...
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Using Koma-Script's scrartcl class as an American academic: suggested changes?

It was recommended to me when I first started using LaTeX (not too long ago) and asked a question about footnotes to use Koma-Script's scrartcl class because of its /deffootnote command. Browsing ...
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Text wrapping a footer in a specific LaTeX template

I'm new to LaTeX (<48hrs experience) and am currently writing up a whitepaper using a the "Technical Report" template available through TeXnicCenter (code available at ...
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double-page spread chapter page with chapter number

I'm creating a thesis which should have a double-page spread chapter page with an background image. I'm almost there, however when using \thechapter is gives me the previous chapter number, wich ...
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Reduce spacing after heading of List of Figures

I have some issue with my LaTeX document. It uses scrbook class and I don't like the chapter spacings in the List of Figures. For the actual content, the spacing is nice, but in the LOF, I'd like to ...
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Custom title page for each part with scrreprt class

I'm currently "compiling" a document (scrreprt) which includes many chapters from various other documents. I want to group these chapters into parts but instead of the titlepage generated by the ...
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KOMA-Script unequal left/right margin

I'm using the following header \documentclass[fontsize=11pt]{scrbook} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,amsfonts,hyperref} \begin{document} \large %%% Header %%% \title{My Title} \author{John J. Johnson} ...
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Change font color of scrbook titlepage

I have the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,landscape,12pt,oneside]{scrbook} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{xcolor} ...
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add url access date to bibliography

I'd like to add a single line to my bibliography url ressources last accessed on 2012-12-06 right between the head line (bibliography) and the first reference in the list. I'm using simple ...
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Set width of section title

I try to prevent section titles of breaking "too early", i.e. leaving so much room between it and the page border. Like in this screenshot, I would like the "system" and the "digestion" to be in the ...
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Customizing \maketitle output with \minipage's inside \titlehead => Alignment problems

I am trying to customize the title of my scrreprt class document. The \titlehead looks like this (basically, three 'columns' created with three instances of \minipage): \titlehead{ \large ...
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Page number in outer margin affects vertical ruler

I adapted the idea from here to place the page numbers in the outer margin. However, by doing so, the vertical ruler disappears. I first thought that adjusting the horizontal spacing parameters for ...
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How to align caption description to the left in KOMA article?

I would like to know how to align the caption to the left as in the article class, instead of aligned like shown on this picture in scartcl ?
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Koma article class linespacing problems

Now I have badbox warning with this table : \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside,twocolumn]{scrartcl} \usepackage{ucs} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[francais]{babel} ...
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Change the title size in scrartcl

I'd like to use a smaller title. I'm using the scrartcl documentclass from the KOMA-Script bundle. I can change it's color font but not it's size. \setkomafont{title}{\normalfont\bfseries\small} ...
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Remove chapter number on algorithm numbers (scrbook)

I write my bachelor thesis using a document class provided by our institute based on scrbook. I write pseudo-codes using algorithm2e which I put in the appendix since otherwise they would "interrupt" ...
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Formatting list of custom floats in classic thesis

I am writing a document using classicthesis package, where I have some algorithms written with the clrscode package. I used package float to create a new float named "algorithm". However when I print ...
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Where to save lco templates for scrlttr2 letters?

In the german Koma Script Book I read about the elegant way to predefine the personal address in a .lco file like this ~/texmf/tex/latex/jd_private_v001.lco # <- added answer here for other ...
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classicthesis and scrheadings

When using classicthesis I feel that the spacedlowsmallcaps (provided by classicthesis) take too much control over my typography. I've been able to tweak the section titles to have a capital letter in ...
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Global footnote counter in Koma-script book class [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Continuous footnote numbering How can I achieve that footnotes have a global numbering scheme, and not a per chapter numbering? I am using the book class from the ...
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Abstract not on a separate page

I'm writing a scientific paper for my university. The page after my table of contents I would like to start my document with a abstract, directly following with the first section. As far as I know, ...
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Footnote line spacing is wrong [closed]

I am using a lyx package to make footnotes in a XeTeX document that compiles to a PDF. The package is: #\DeclareLyXModule{Bigfoot} #DescriptionBegin #Adds some additional footnote insets. Based upon ...
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Can I put a logo in the header of a twoside document?

I would like to include a graphics file with a logo in the header of all pages of a twoside document (left and right side). The logo should be left-justified on the left side and right-justified on ...
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Format appendix chapter title with titlesec in a scrbook

I'm writing a longer text and redefined the Design of a Chapter start page using titlesec. For example \documentclass[cleardoublepage=empty,fontsize=11pt,a4paper,twoside,DIV=calc]{scrbook} ...
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Set default Koma script font to Times [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: KOMA-Script: change font of sectioning headings to serif I am using scrbook document class but want to change the default font to Times. However when I add: ...
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Changing text area for Table of Contents in Koma Script

My friend is just about to submit her Diplomarbeit (German M.Sc.) and she bumped into a tiny corner of Koma-Script. The Table of Contents was just a tiny bit too long. Thus, one chapter was forced ...
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Undefined control sequence on \subtitle [closed]

Using the very simple LaTeX document below, named test.tex: \documentclass{scrartcl} \begin{document} \title{(Title)} \subtitle{(Subtitle)} \author{(Author)} \maketitle \end{document} When ...
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Increasing left margins when using scrbook with geometry

I am producing a very large book and need to shift the pages just a little to the right because of excess content generated in the left margin. I cannot have it set both margins bigger as the problem ...
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How to avoid extra pages before titlepage with scrbook and glossaries? Strange problem [closed]

I am encountering a very strange problem when combining the scrbook class and glossaries package. When using the glossaries package, two extra pages will always be added before the titelpage. This is ...
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Doublespacing is moving my page number

I'm using the KOMA-Script report scrreprt to typeset my PhD thesis and the graduate school requires that the main text be double spaced and that the page number be in the top right. When I enable ...
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How can i change the fontsize with KOMA-script?

I need to change the fontsize to 11pt inside a table environment. The default setting of the document is 12pt using scrartcl, but I need to change this to exact 11pt in the float (the reason is that ...
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Why doesn't parskip=half work together with fontenc in bibliographies?

If \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} is used and parskip=half is set: Else (either \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} isn't used or parskip=half isn't set): I consider the second one the correct style. Why is ...
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Biblatex: bibliography section headings without numbers in scrreprt or scrbook

The following code produces headings on the section level starting with the number of the section before the bibliography: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{csquotes} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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How can I force hyphenation in chapter titles?

I have a (German and English) document, which uses the scrbook class fromt he KOMA package, with long German words in the chapter titles. I would like Latex to hyphenate those words when necessary, ...
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Using KOMAoptions to produce landscape output produces empty page

I am writing my thesis and received a template for inserting landscape graphics on a typical paper when using pdflatex (which I am). It looks like this: \newpage ...
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Changing options based on generated document length

I am creating lots of letters using the scrlttr2 package and some variables that change per letter. The contents of these variables might cause the letter to take up an additional page that I would ...
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Chapters on the same page or not displaying parent counters [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Start new chapter on same page Using the scrbook class so far, what I want is either to get new chapters to start on the same page as the last one (after a reasonable ...
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What packages are incompatible with KOMA-Script?

Triggered by the question why should I not use the koma script classes results practically necessarily a consequence question: What packages are incompatible with KOMA-Script? KOMA-Script offers ...
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Why should I *not* use the KOMA-Script classes?

I've heard a lot of recommendations to use the KOMA-Script document classes in place of the base document classes. I appreciate that there is a lot of added functionality, and customisation is easier. ...
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Section open right in scrbook

Using scrbook, I would like sections to open on a new odd page, like chapters do. How can I achieve that?
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Get \psbarcode to accept custom variable

I'm trying to use \psbarcode in a manner that it will take a premade variable to render the barcode. MWE that fails is below, \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf} ...
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Redefinition problem with \maketitle from KOMA class (with optional argument)

I try to redefine the \maketitle command as shown below. If I use an optional argument in the redefinition I get the TeX capacity exceeded error. Any suggestion why? MNWE: \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
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page headings in scrbook and xepersian

I found the page about page numbers in xepersian, but the problem seems to be more general. I cannot get the page headings with scrpage2 in the KomaScript classes to work. I tried the following: ...
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KOMA-Script footer margins

I am doing one-page documents with title and I need more space so all text can be put on that page. I achieve this by \typearea{12}. What happens is that the footer margin gets absurdly large (say, ...
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How to get \marks with longtable?

I'm using longtable and trying to use \marks. So far I've got no luck. MWE: \documentclass[a5paper,pagesize]{scrartcl} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{scrpage2} ...
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How to set headsepline length?

I'm writing a document using scrbook document class and while I was able to set up all header and footer apparence, I can't find a way to set headsepline length (seems to follow \textwidth settings, ...