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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change vertical position of footer in scrlttr2 from KOMA

I have a document that uses KOMA script. It is a scrlttr2. I want to set a footer, which I did with \setkomavar{firstfoot}{ bla bla bla } Now the bla bla is a little bit longer, too long for the ...
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Installing scrlttr2 – Koma-Script ‘letter’ class in LYX

I am having problem with installation of scrlttr2 – Koma-Script ‘letter’ class. I am unable to install it. I needed help on how to install it. I am using Windows Machine,my Miktex is located in the ...
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Page Number Position scrartcl [closed]

is there any possibility to move the page numbering from the bottom middle to the bottom right in the scrartcl package? Thanks in advance
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scrbook pagemargins with titlepage [closed]

I've finished writing my Bachelor's thesis and want it printed like a book. So I need to make the inner margins a bit broader than the outer ones ("BCOR"). Additionally, I want my chapters always to ...
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What is the name of this page layout parameter in KOMA-Script?

The vertical offset used to position the body text on the first page of a chapter: \documentclass[chapterprefix = true]{scrbook} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} \chapter{Test Chapter} ...
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tcolorbox vs KOMAoptions: TeX capacity exceed

I tried to put a box around a definition, but got an error. The problem is, I am using a huge template, so I do not really understand most of the settings. If I add this to my file: ...
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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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Change style of chapters using KOMA-Script [duplicate]

I would like to change the chapter style so that chapters start at the top of the page. With \renewcommand\chapter{\@startsection{chapter}{0}{\z@}% {-2em}% {6pt}% {\LARGE\bfseries}} this works fine ...
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Installing KOMA for Mac (Lyx) [closed]

I'm new to using Lyx and installing packages, so please be kind and patient. :) I've downloaded the entire KOMA package and folder, but have yet to install it. I will get error messages from Lyx that ...
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KOMA-Script/Twoside > Extra right margin on odd and even page :-S [closed]

I'm trying to use KOMA-Script with scrbook class but whatever I do, I always have an extra margin on the right of every page. Does anyone have an idea to strip of this space ? Here are some ...
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File scrlayer-scrpage.sty cannot be found [closed]

The following code leads to an error ! LaTeX Error: File `scrlayer-scrpage.sty' not found. Here is my code: \documentclass[fontsize=10,a4paper,twoside]{scrreprt} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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LaTeX class for typesetting question paper [closed]

I came across the "exam" class for typesetting question papers in LaTeX. I have TeXLive 2013 distribution. The distribution provides me exam.cls file. But my TeXMaker doesn't recognize it. When I ...
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srcbook doesn't seem to work with synctex [closed]

I have bigger TeX document and I'm using srcbook with the following customisations: ...
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lmodern font - caption “font-style” [closed]

I am using the lmodern font-package and noticed, that the font on the chapter and section captions (also table of contents) slightly differs from the main document-title etc. I don't know if this is ...
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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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How to modify the number of columns in a poster under scrartcl document class [closed]

I am using the scrartcl document class to produce a poster for a conference presentation. The number of columns set at the beginning of the document is four, but I would like to use four just for the ...
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Specifying margin width manually

I'm trying to write my CV in LaTeX. I'm using a template which I got on-line. But the margins are huge. I need the top and bottom margin to be only 1 inch. The LaTeX code is: \documentclass[a4paper, ...
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Swap “Part” and corresponding number

I am trying to figure out how I can swap the word "Part" and the part's number in my document. The default style for \part{mypartname} is something like: Part I: mypartname However, I want it to be ...
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Latex Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item for labeling environment

\begin{labeling} \item[ Frequency range: \SI{200}{\mega\hertz} to \SI{1000} {\mega\hertz} in steps of \SI{1}{\mega\hertz}] \item[ Stirrer positions: 36 ] ...
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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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How can I get the word “Chapter” to be typeset in chapter headings (scrbook)?

I am using the scrbook class, and I want the word "Chapter" to appear in the heading of the chapter, instead of just the number. How can I do it? I tried \renewcommand{\chaptername}{Chapter} but ...
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Unused global option (cleardoublepage=plain)

I know that some of the Unused global option(s) LaTeX warnings can be resolved including some packages (as in here). Specifically, How can I get rid of the following warning? LaTeX Warning: Unused ...
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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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Access the title when defining page headers?

I'm trying to wrap up some stuff into a document class that I have always coded manually into the document files so far. During this, I ran into a problem. Given the following MWE ...
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Troubles using koma-moderncv [closed]

I am some trouble writing a CV using koma-moderncv package. I am running MikTex 2.9 with TexnicCenter RC 1. I have installed the package via the package manager that comes along with MikTex. After ...
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Color Underline Section Headings

I would like to underline section headings using different colors (e.g. red for section, yellow for subsection). So far I have only achieved to change the text color of the headings (see code), but I ...
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How to avoid upper-case letters in the header?

I've used two indexes: \documentclass[a4paper,fontsize=11pt,headsepline,parskip=half-,index=totoc,BCOR=5mm,DIV=15]{scrreprt} \usepackage{imakeidx} ...
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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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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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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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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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Something like \setkomafont{item}{\sffamily}

Just to confirm I didn’t overlook something: It’s possible in KOMA-Script to change the font of the item label in description lists, but neither the label of enumerate and itemize items nor the item ...
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Footer placement in LaTeX

I'm trying to write a footer in my document. I'm using the following command \cofoot{\so{\Large\Letter} abc@def.com \ {\Large\Telefon} (+12) 345-678-9101} How to manually place the footer in the ...
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Is there commands regarded to scrlayer-scrpage and modifies the chapter page?

Is there any commands in the scrlayer-scrpage that can modify the background of the chapter (first) page? For example, my inner contents have backgrounds like this: ...
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Fit or Compress Text in scrbook [duplicate]

I would like to create a mass-market paperback size book using scrbook. The book in question is approximately 400 pages long at 6x9 dimensions. I would like the text to still be readable, but I'd like ...
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How to modify the part title page in KOMA script book style by a pdf?

I have used Adobe Illustrator to draw some covers for my part title page. Despite such dedication, I would appreciate if the bookmark points into the "cover" page. The original part title page may ...
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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 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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Greek description for custom variables (\newkomavar*) in lco-file

Based on the templates/files asymTypB.lco, brieftemplate.tex, briefwbk.tex found at http://www.komascript.de/files/KOMA-Script-3-Buch-Beispielcode.zip, I derived a modified template for an invoice ...
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Footnote in sub-section title

Trying to put a footnote in subsection title: \subsection{Effect of Lateral Confinement on SW Band Structure\footnote{Parts of this sub--section are based on \citet{Venkat2013}}} produces the ...
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problem with change of pagenumbering with twoside

I am using scrartcl with the twopage option to get a two sided document. The result is as desired. If I change the pagenumbering after the first few pages (title page, list of contents, ...) from ...
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Pagestyle wrong after \cleardoublepage [closed]

Using KOMA-script I have problems with a twosided document. I want my sections to start on an odd page, so i use \cleardoublepage before starting the next section. I want the section title to be ...
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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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Read value of \KOMAoption for debugging purposes

I believe that something in my preamble does an unwished change on a \KOMAoption. In order to debug the latex code, I'd like to localize the problem by dumping the current value of this \KOMAoption. ...
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Strange Error after upgrading to MacTeX 2015

After the Upgrade to TeXLive 2015 the document of mine produces a strange pdf output. If you compile the given TeX file as it is, you see that the background grid on the first page is shifted. Now ...
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Weird first page with cryptic content [duplicate]

TeXworks 0.4.5 r.1280 (MiKTeX 2.9) portable typesetting with pdfLaTeX Hi all, I have a weird problem with my latex document. Everything was fine so far until today a new page appears before my ...
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Scrbook headings style

I am trying to simplify the heading styles of the scrbook-class for use in my thesis, but am unable to find a way to stop the headings from being underlined and chapters being marked by their numbers. ...
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scrreprt & classic-thesis - how to change chapter number size

I need to set smaller font for chapter number to fit to margin note area. This is my MWE: \documentclass[twoside,openright,titlepage,numbers=noenddot,headinclude, ...
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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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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 ...