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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Page layout design in KOMA script

This is follow up of the previous question, Document class for designing a book. Majority of respondents suggested that I design the the page layout using the class I was using for writing the text, ...
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Koma-script tikz \lehead book separators

I am using the Koma-Script scrbook document class. I would like to print an tikz image in the left-top heading of all even pages, but the figure gets shifted toward the right at every new page,so that ...
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Create a custom heading in scrreprt (normal fontsize, boldface)

I finally managed to make an account here, but I have asked 2 questions before without making an account :) Ok my next question is the following: I am using the class scrreprt and the usual commands ...
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Text width in one sided documents?

Example: \documentclass[paper=a4, fontsize=10pt, parskip=half, DIV=9]{scrartcl} How do I calculate text width? In particular: I understand that DIV=9 specifies that the page is divided into nine ...
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scrartcl without author?

I want to write a cost estimation for my part of a large business proposal, and I just tried scrartcl. My address I put in the top left corner using \titlehead. As it already contains my name, I did ...
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How to get Tufte-like margins with the KOMA book class?

I asked similar question here How to have headers, section headings, and figures expand into the margin? From Document class for designing a book I want to have new insight... ...
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Do something on every page [closed]

I want to know how to do something on every page. I'm just curious. I have checked KomaScript source code, but it is too complicate and too difficult for me. I tried to see how \lohead was made. This ...
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Space between floats and text after special declaration of font size for scrbook

Our designer suggested a font size of 10.5. We passed this as an option to the srcbook class and everything seems to work fine except the space between main text and floats. With fontsize=10.5 much ...
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Why is the default line length in the KOMA scrreprt documentclass longer than recommended?

When using the documentclass scrreprt (KOMA scripts) with the default parameters (a4paper, 11pt, DIV10), I observe line lengths between 81 and 85 characters (including spaces and punctuation, 78 to 85 ...
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Komascript style for empty page after page with `\part` title, or how to get page numbers there cleanly

My question is very similar to this question, and solutions there might work, but I'm using KOMA-script. I'd like page numbers on every page, including empty ones. To this end, I passed ...
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Caption text wrapping bad way

I'm having some strange behavior. My captions are wrapped as at the picture. This is probably cased by .sty and .cls files provided by an academic scholar, which are quite a mess. Someone has an idea, ...
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The titlepage option and the table of contents in KOMA-Script

The KOMA-Script document classes provide the titlepage option which when set to true typesets the title at its own page and otherwise allows for content to immediately follow the title on the same ...
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Disable binding compensation for titlepage

How do you disable the binding compensation in KOMAscript (e.g. \documentclass[BCOR10mm]{scrbook}) on the titlepage? I use the titlepage package and the fullsizetitle environment, but this is not ...
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Document class for designing a book

Introduction I've been using LaTeX for 15 years, but one year ago I started to write for the first time in my life a real book for students. So I followed usual widespread conviction: concentrate on ...
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Install KOMA script in Ubuntu-12.04 LTS [closed]

I apologize for this question, but I tried to install KOMA-script in my machine, the operating system is Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I tried to install from the Makefile after I got the file koma-script.zip. I ...
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Setting paragraph indentation AND vertical space in KOMA class

I would like to have both a paragraph indentation and a vertical space between paragraphs in a the KOMA article class. At the moment I use \documentclass[12pt,captions=nooneline,DIV=14, ...
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No indention for wrapfigure captions

I want to remove the indention of wrapfigure captions but NOT for normal figure captions. Is this possible? \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Multiple Authors in scrartcl

I have the following code in the document portion and I can't seem to get \and to work with it - I'm assuming that it's due to something specific to using this class? \begin{document} % ...
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How to center Display equations on ClassicalThesis

While using ClassicalThesis package with scrbook document, I noticed that the display equations defined with \[...\] aren't centered in the page as with scrbook without the ClassicalThesis package and ...
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Introducing courtesy folding marks in moderncv

I have a new idea but it seems I don't know how to realise... as always! I am doing some experiments with moderncv, and I would like to introduce folding marks like in scrlttr2 (KOMA 2 Letter format) ...
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KOMA-Script article in LyX [duplicate]

I would like to set the document class of my LyX document to KOMA-Script article. When I try this via Document > Settings > Document Class, the document does not compile any more. Last part of ...
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wrong page size using LyX and Koma Script

First of all I am new to using Tex so please excuse any obvious things which will not be included in this question. But to the point: I am using LyX 2.0.6 (with Miktex 2.9). I am writing a thesis in ...
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Center align caption on margin

I am trying to align figure caption on the outer margin with koma-script, but no matter what I tried the option centeredbeside does not work. \documentclass[captions=centeredbeside]{scrbook} ...
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Is there a bleed correction in KOMA?

I'm preparing a book (text only) using the scrbook class of the KOMA-Script that in the end should have A5 sized pages. To do that, I have to prepare a PDF that has slightly larger pages, since the ...
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Footnotes too close to the text in KOMA scrartcl class

I use the scrartcl KOMA class and I find the footnote too close to the bottom of my text. How can I change it? I would like to have more space between them and have more text on a single page. I ...
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Switch to one-side layout in KOMA-Script scrbook

I'm using scrbook as document class for my thesis. The two-page layout is just fine in general, but I want the Appendix to be one-sided only. I read the following post Switch to one-sided mode in the ...
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List of Algorithms: space between number and algorithm caption too small

I'm facing a problem with KOMA-Script and algorithm2e: algorithm captions in the list of algorithms collide with the numbers preceding them. See the image for an impression. How would I go about ...
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KOMA-Script scrbook: How to change V-space between chapter prefix and title

My university has style requirements for my dissertation that seem to be tailored to users of MS Word and the like. In particular, the formatting of section headers differs only by use of ...
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header and footer in scrbook

I am having a problem with the scrbook class. Since I am quite new to it I spent quite some time researching but somehow haven't found a way to resolve it. I am trying to write a LaTeX document for ...
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KOMA-Script scrbook: How to put page numbers at top-right for all \mainmatter & \backmatter

Per my university's instructions for dissertations, I need the following: All \frontmatter pages numbered bottom-center (Easy...I got that) All other pages with numbering placed "even with the top ...
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Koma Script and real 13pt

I read about these several questions, how to use a font size other than 10, 11 oder 12 (see e.g. this one) using KomaScript, but somehow, that won't work for me. I use XeLaTeX to compile my document ...
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KomaScript Book: How to have Chapter Headings formatted just like text?

Might seem like an odd thing to do, but so far it's proven beyond my novice-level Latex abilities, and related posts I've looked at on this site seem a little more complicated than what I need. In ...
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\includegraphicx dynamic filename from \usekomavar

I am writing a letter with scrlttr2, which makes use of the KOMA script package. In an .lco file I have the following (which gives me a headache): ...
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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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Letter without “from address” and “to address” and no indention for letter text?

I want to write a private letter where I don't need the address fields. The letter should start with "Dear xx". I know it's a stupid question but I want to know if it is easily possible. I have made a ...
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How to obtain golden ratio for KOMA article class

I use \documentclass[11pt,captions=nooneline]{scrartcl} and I would like to know how I can achieve better margins than default. Apparently, the typerea package can help but I find the documentation ...
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Chapter headers with extending vertical rulers

I'm trying to reproduce the example below on the right margin, but have come into serious errors. \documentclass[a4paper,DIV=classic]{scrbook} \usepackage{scrpage2} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Headers with vertical rule with Koma-Script

I am trying to obtain the following headers with scrbook: numbers half-way into the margin, a a rule that extends up to (touches) the upper edge of the page, running heads should be within text ...
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Different margin on first page

To meet the conditions of our corporate design I need other margins on the first page of each document. The normal page layout is given by \usepackage[left=3cm,right=2cm,bottom=3cm,top=2cm]{geometry} ...
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Koma-script header/footer change with includepdf

I'm (still) moving from regular LaTeX classes (report, article) to Koma-Script. Lots of things are just okay, but not everything. My current problem lies with PDF inclusion and header/footer change ...
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Setpartpreamble and indent

how can I enforce an indent in a \setpartpreamble enviroment? Seems like \indent ain't working and a solution with \hspace seems to me like guessing the correct length of an indent. Any idea on how ...
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What is the cleanest way to call a command on each new chapter?

I'm using KOMA-Script and a mix of \chapter and \addchap commands. I would like to have \glsresetall called for every chapter as I want my acronyms redefined once per chapter. What is the cleanest ...
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Equivalent commands in Beamer Class and Koma script [closed]

What is the equivalent command of \only<1> in Koma script in LaTeX for the text to show on start and then on next click the text within \only<2>?
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Page width problem in CV (Koma-script)

I am trying to compile my CV using the scrartcl document class. I am struggling a lot to reduce the margin on the right side of the page. If e.g. the university name is too long, it will follow on the ...
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tocloft, listoffigures, listof=totoc, KOMA: not in tableofcontents [closed]

This MWE illustrate the problem: \documentclass[listof=totoc]{scrreprt} %\usepackage{tocloft} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \listoffigures \chapter{test} \begin{figure} \caption{test} ...
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scrbook twoside=off but alternating headings like with twoside=on?

I use scrbook for a large document and decided to print it out one sided only. So I added twoside=off to the scrbook class options. However, that's not quite what I wanted to achieve. There is only a ...
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How to remove page number in TOC for Part entry (not page number printed in TOC pages)

I want to remove page number in TOC entry for Part (in this example 3 must be removed) \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{lmodern}% for sans-serif plus bold plus italic ...
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titlesec warnings

I am trying to make my own style for chapter headings using koma-script and titlesec. The document compiles fine, but some errors are generated: Package titlesec Error: Entered in horizontal mode ...
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Format ToC in KOMA-Script

I want to make the page number italic in the ToC. \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{tocstyle} \usetocstyle{nopagecolumn} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \blinddocument ...
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'Undefined control sequence \setkomavar'

I ran into the error: 'Undefined control sequence l.12 \setkomavar{subject}{Regarding: Code 123.456}' My document preamble looks like this: \documentclass{letter} \usepackage{hyperref} ...