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: How to reduce the size of the footer

I'd like to reduce the size of the footer in the following example, because I want to get rid of the extra whitespace area under the footer. \documentclass[a4page]{scrartcl} \usepackage{scrpage2} ...
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scrreprt: No extra page per chapter [closed]

Is it possible to configure koma-script's scrreprt so, that it does not create a page only for the chapter information on the start of a new chapter? I am aware that scrartcl does not do this with ...
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Font problems; Hebrew with KOMA document classes; error message

I am using XeLaTeX for writing texts in Hebrew. Now I have been trying to use the KOMA document classes. After applying a few changes (like changing the font used for chapter, section, ... headlines ...
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One-column abstract in KOMA-script

I would like to make the abstract in KOMA Article appear on both columns, when writing a two column article. I would like to use internal koma options, instead of loading external packages. The ...
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Removing the line and address from scrlttr

scrlttr2 seems to set a line with the address on it. I can't figure out which of the many scrlttr2 options turns it off. \documentclass{scrlttr2} \setkomavar{fromname}{Seamus} ...
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koma book chapter number with trailing .0?

By default, KOMA-Script scrbook produces chapters numbered like "1. Introduction". How can I get a chapter numbered like "1.0 Introduction"?
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How to change font size of longtable-lines without changing font size of caption?

I'd like to change the font size of all contents of a longtable to footnotesize. However the rest of the document and also the caption (!) shall be (stay) in normal size. (pdflatex is used) How can I ...
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Create caption without float *and* without caption package?

In the appendix of my thesis, there is a large number of tables and longtables which does not need to float, as they shall appear one after the other just how they fit on the pages (and it is no ...
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Palatino, roman \chi and the math mode

I am using Palatino for the content and I have a problem displaying \chi in math mode. The problem happens when I have a roman formatting in math, e.g., vector x, X, and χ; the χ turns to some ...
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Add frommobilephone to scrlttr2

I would like in my document to have fromphone and frommobilephone, but \KOMAoptions doesnt support frommobilephone... as i searched in the Internet for solution, i found a lco file from Dr. Michael ...
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How to define a custom PDF page size without margins and header/footer? KOMAscript

I want to create a PDF file with pdflatex which has a custom page size: \pdfpagewidth=680.6pt \pdfpageheight=441.0pt and which will be used completely for typesetting (no margins, no header or ...
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Can the package “caption” be used with KOMAScript classes?

Is the LaTeX-package caption compatible with KOMAscript-classes like scrreprt? (I did not find anything about that in the KOMAscript-Manual, but as KOMAscript redefines a lot for the floats and ...
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Removing page footer and changing the page header in KOMA-SCRIPT chapters?

My chapters are using scrheadings, as well my entire document. How can i, only in chapter pages, remove the footer and make a different header?
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Changing KOMA Script font family?

I'm using KOMA-Script and I would like to know how can I change the default font to FreeSans, or any other font-family? Also, how can I change all text to sans-serif?
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Small magazine style class: few questions? [closed]

I'm working on a simple TeX here based on KOMA-Script that I'm trying to customize. I don't want a thesis or a book, I'm trying to create a simple design, with header and footer information and text ...
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Removing footer on last pages of a chapter

Using scrpage2 with scrbook, how can I make it so that there is no footer on the last pages of a chapter (so that the white is not interrupted)?
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How to place a list of attachments at the same hight as the closing?

I am writing a letter using KOMA-scripts scrlttr2-class. I would like to add a list of attachments at the end, and I would like that list to be at the same height as the closing, but on the right side ...
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Remove margins for title page

The scrbook class calculates margins automatically. For the title page of a book, I would like no margins at all, so that the text would be centered properly. How can I disable all margins for the ...
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KOMA Script exclude header-footer in contents

I am using these settings: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,english,openany,oneside]{scrbook} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{calc} \makeatletter \pretocmd{\@part}{\gdef\parttitle{#1}}{}{} ...
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KOMA Script footer line height

How to increase footer text distance from the separator line so that it looks like header? You can see the distance from footer text to line is less than header....
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How can I use scrpage2 with scrartcl?

For displaying the current section's title in the page-header, I usually use the scrpage2 package with scrbook. However, now I would like to write a report with scrartcl, and my settings are not ...
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KOMA handling of even/odd pages

I don't know if this is a bug or a configuration option that I've missed, but I've just noticed that in my document, KOMA script is putting odd pages on the right and even on the left, and yet the ...
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Koma Script header-footer on chapter start page

The scrbook class omits the header footer on the page where a new chapter starts. How to add them on those pages?
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How to avoid empty space at the end of a page when using scrlttr2?

I use this class definition in the preamble for typesetting letters: \documentclass[12pt,ngerman,foldmarks=true,fromalign=right,fromrule=afteraddress, parskip=half, pagenumber=no,DIV=15]{scrlttr2} ...
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How to configure KOMA classes such that the bottom margin of a page equals its top margin?

I know that I could simply use the geometry package but is there a way to invoke that behaviour directly in the classes? As far as I know, KOMA always tries to keep the bottom margin twice the size ...
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Properly capture chapter name

I have a code that looks like the following: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[automark]{scrpage2} \usepackage{lipsum} \let\oldchapter\chapter \newcommand\temphead{} \newcommand\chaphead{} ...
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pdfx , trim size and margins

I'm using scrbook with forced margins and pdfx to produce PDF/X-1a compliant documents for the publisher. pdfx resizes the document and puts the trimed document in the bottom left corner. I'm not ...
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Adjust vertical space of headings carried out by different line spacing

A question related to the koma script guide. As recommended on page 57, I set the table of contents, glossary, list of tables and list of figures with the standard line spacing. The text should have a ...
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Rhythm: different values for parskip and baselineskip in scrartcl

I am writing some small demo files, each trying to implement a specific advice from Bringhurst's Elements of Typograhpic Style. He recommends to keep the vertical rhythm of the page, and to return to ...
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Appendix changes sections and figures numbering

I don't know how to face a strange behavior caused by the appendix package. I'm using KOMA-Script book class and many other packages (see here: http://pastie.org/1728702) When I add an appendix (not ...
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Personalizing chapter lines in table of contents

I am using scrbook and would like to tune my table of contents to look like the one in this book : http://biblefacts.org/church/Charisma.pdf , with a text saying "Chapter #" on top of each entry. I ...
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marginfix makes KOMA's \marginline flush towards the outside, rather than the inside?

The marginfix package seems to do something funny to KOMA's \marginline command. Here is an MWE: \documentclass[mpinclude=true]{scrbook} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{marginfix} ...
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Making one margin bigger to allow margin notes in KOMA script

I want to add margin notes using KOMA script's \marginline. I don't want to get into the tricky business of manually setting a lot of typearea lengths myself, I just want to make the outside margin a ...
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Full page image as title page

Background Wrote a technical manual in LyX. The technical manual currently has two parts: Cover image (PDF) Manual text (PDF) Problem When merging the two PDF files (with GhostScript or other ...
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KOMA script - Page heading for unnumbered chapter vs. automark

I'm using the following document structure based on KOMA script classes and styles \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,BCOR10mm,DIV11,toc=listof]{scrbook} \usepackage[nouppercase,headsepline]{scrpage2} ...
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Make more lines fit on the page in the scrreprt class

Good to see this: "Documents built on scrreprt are highly customizable" (Stefan Kottwitz in his answer How to customize the standard report template). My question: I want to make the top and bottom ...
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Subfig, KOMA script, caption - how to suppress some list of figures entries?

I am using KOMA script and the subfig package like this \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,BCOR10mm,DIV11,toc=listof]{scrbook} \usepackage[caption=false, font=footnotesize, ...
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Increasing paragraph indentation in KOMA script

The default parindent in KOMA scrartcl is too small for me. I remember reading somewhere that just changing \parindent directly is not wise, since it also affects other things (like itemize etc). And ...
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Is italic + less-space formatting of \subparagraph typographically sensible?

As discussed in Difference between \paragraph and \subparagraph in scrreprt?, my formatting does not make a difference between \paragraph, as the proposed workaround does have no effect, if the option ...
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Extra space for numbered titles in table of contents

Background A manual with chapters, sections, subsections, and sub-subsections. Using KOMA Script v2. Problem The spacing between the heading title and its number is too close to the number in some ...
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Difference between \paragraph and \subparagraph in scrreprt?

I'm using scrreprt for writing and (at least for me without any typographic education) I don't see any difference between a section typed as \paragraph or \subparagraph. My questions: Is there a ...
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Underfull vbox and typearea warnings with Koma-Script and a5paper

I have this in the preamble: \documentclass[a5paper]{scrbook} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How to use pxfonts with the standard KOMA Script font?

In an earlier question I asked how to display a triple line integral. This was not possible with the earlier package mathpazo which I use, so I would like to switch to pxfonts. This package, if I ...
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Section title gradient

Background Writing a manual using KOMA Script. The default fonts are perfect and should not be changed. Problem KOMA Script produces the following section outline: The desired outline looks ...
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Customize spacing between section number and its caption?

is there any chance to customize the spacing between the (sub)section number and its title in every appearance in the document? That is, in any header or footer as well as in the table of contents and ...
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Table of Contents: Customize space between dots before page number?

I am writing a small KOMA-Script scrartcl document with multiple sections. In the table of contents, LaTeX fills the current line with dots between the end of the section name and the page number. Is ...
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Distance between chapter title and text

In my scrreprt I've changed distance between paragraphs with \setlength{\parskip}{9pt}. But \parskip changes also distance between chapter title and the paragraph. How can I change distance between ...
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Replacing fancyhdr with scrpage2

I'm trying to reduce the number of packages I'm loading in my documents and I read on the KOMA documentation (and elsewhere) that it can define page styles better than fancyhdr. But each time I try to ...
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KOMA-Script Chapter Headings

How can I change the default KOMA-Script chapter heading style to the default classes' style? Specifically, how do I turn this: Into this:
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Switching from fancyhdr to srcpage2

Is it worth it to switch from the fancyhdr to the scrpage2 package? I am trying to assess it's worth because I am having problems making the headers of the listsofsomething all uppercase. I am using ...