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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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 ...
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KOMA-Script:: interference between T1 fontenc and chapterformat

I do no manage to obtain using pdflatex bold font for Chapter Name, prefix and number when \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} is loaded. The rendering is changing due to this package and the command \bfseries ...
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Problem with large gaps in scrreprt with setspace

I am using the documentclass scrreport with the twoside option. Therefore, latex tries to stretch the content on a whole page rather then leaving a gap on the bottom of the page. This produces ...
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\clubpenalty and \widowpenalty seem to have no impact

I have a KomaScript Project and i have set the following parameters as it is suggested everywhere around the web: \clubpenalty=10000 \widowpenalty=10000 \displaywidowpenalty=10000 \raggedbottom % ...
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changing the font in KOMA class for a quotation

I use the KOMA \documentclass[12pt,captions=nooneline,DIV=14, parskip=half]{scrartcl}class and I have a simple question. In the text, I would like to use quotations like ``this is a quotation''. That ...
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How to add \thanklessauthor to a KOMA Script document?

Well I'm working with a document in KOMA Script and I tried to use the \thanklessauthor command that I found in the code of the Sample book of Tufte-book class. First I thought it was a plain TeX ...
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KOMA-Script throws “! Extra \else” error

With a minimal document such as \documentclass{scrartcl} \pagestyle{headings} \begin{document} \section{Introduction} \end{document} I am getting the following error with latex filename.tex ! ...
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How to make “This page intentionally left blank.” in KOMA script

This question is sequel to question How do I make pages which were "intentionally left blank"? The accepted solution there \documentclass[openright]{scrbook} \newcommand*{\blankpage}{% ...
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What is the easiest way to decrease the linespread in a table of contents?

Using the scrartcl class for a report I am writing, I would like to have only the sections show up in the table of contents. Although I manage to do that, the linespread looks too big in my eyes, and ...
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Changing font in colorbox [duplicate]

I'd like to change the font in the colorbox, i.e. the font for the chapter number, e.g. with \changefont{phv}{b}{n} but unfortunately when I add this command the size of the color box changes, too. Is ...
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Linebreak in newcommand and reference to hyperref

I try to define the name of a document and to use this name in hyperref resp. as the file's properties etc., but for some reason the pdftitle and the pdfkeyowrd option seem to clash with the line ...
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Set list of content and other lists single spaced

Like recommend in the KOMA-Script documentation on p 40, I want to set the spacing for all lists and my title page single spaced although I have onehalf spaced text. Now the second page of every list ...
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Changing the font size in koma-script modifies page margins

I'd like to use the koma-script scrartcl class with a font size of 10pt, but when I use the document option 10pt, not only the font size decreases but also the space user for the text. Especially the ...
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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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Test to see if KOMAvar is empty

How can I test for an empty KOMAvar? I want to hide the mail icon when fromemail is empty. \documentclass[refline=nodate]{scrlttr2} \usepackage{lipsum,marvosym} \setkomavar{fromname}{David} ...
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Full width landscape image in koma script [duplicate]

I need an image the biggest possible and then show it in landscape. I use koma options in a classic thesis flavour. I don't find any solution to have it bigger than the textwidth but staying in the ...
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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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Remove last dot in title numbering

My current document is processed like this: 1. Some chapter 1.1. Some section 1.1.1. Some subsection Appendix A. Some appendix What I want to have: 1 Some chapter 1.1 Some section 1.1.1 Some ...
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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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List of figures by chapter in classic thesis

I'm writing my thesis with classic thesis. It is possible to include the title of the chapter, but only when figure are present therein to the lof? The use of listof = chapterentry in the option to ...
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How to have colored headings with one color per chapter

I'm typesetting a proceedings-style book that contains articles in their chronological order. Since the articles are also categorized, each category is assigned a color and the the chapter styles are ...
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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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Page header too high with scrlayer-scrpage

I'm designing an exercise sheet and need some help with the header. It looks as it should with my code, but is way too high on the page. Changing the headheight does not seem to have any effect, only ...
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KOMA-script's scrreprt and appendix

for my thesis I am using the scrreprt documentclass for my document. The problem is that using this documentclass, you are forced to use chapters for each seperate appendix (so appendix A, B ...
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Pagenumbering starts with 2 after \KOMAoptions{open=left}

im writing my bachelors-thesis using Latex with scrbook and have the folowing problem: After my Titlepage and some other Stuff I changed the to open=left \KOMAoptions{open=left} \thispagestyle{empty} ...
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Can I use \singlespacing to define captions to have a single-line spacing?

I'd like to try and format my captions with single-line spacing. The rest of the document is set with \onehalfspacing. A brief search lead me to this post on komascript.de, in which Markus wrote: ...
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How to fix the inconsistent paragraph spaces in this MWE using KOMA? [duplicate]

MWE code \documentclass[twoside=semi, a4paper, 11pt, open=any, chapterprefix=false, toc=graduated]{scrbook} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{libertine} %uncomment ...
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Manually set headmark in scrheadings

I am trying to get the proper header mark for my Preamble in my thesis. \documentclass[headsepline,12pt,a4paper]{scrreprt} \pagestyle{scrheadings} \ohead[\pagemark]{\pagemark} ...
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Koma-script and glossaries package

This has driven me crazy for some time now and I finally found out the origin of my problem. Now I would like to solve it. In my thesis document, I add acronyms using the glossaries package. This ...
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scrbook - twoside produces shorter, not longer, binding margins

I use KOMA-Script and I want to print it two-sided. However, in the two-sided view margin for the open edge (right for odd pages) is wider than for the binding edge. -Is it the indented behavior?- ...
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scrbook class leads to bitmap font but bookclss doesn't

I'd like to use the scrbook class and included the Gyre Heros font but for some reason does it not lead to the desired output (i.e. it quite different from the output that created by the book class) ...
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\thispagestyle{empty} on last page doesn´t work [duplicate]

I need a site without page style at the end of a document. But the command doesn´t work. How can I solve this? \documentclass[BCOR=10mm,DIV=11] {scrreprt} \usepackage{setspace} ...
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Typesetting exercise sheets

I want to typeset weekly exercise sheets for students. Typically, one sheet consists of 2-5 exercises. Additionallly, a version including solutions shall be provided for the tutors. Since more or ...
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Wrong behaviour of wrapfigure environment when using “placement = outer”

I'm trying to place some pictures inside my text using the wrapfig package of Donald Arseneau with KOMAscript of Markus Kohm. The intention is to place the pictures partly in the margin area at the ...
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Float numbering does not include chapter when using \DeclareNewTOC

I use the \DeclareNewTOC command from the KOMA classes because it automatically produces hanging indents for the caption, same as the builtin floating environments like figure. However, unlike figure, ...
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Using ornaments from pgfornament in KOMA Script as headsepline

I want to use an ornament from the pgfornaments package as the headsepline in a KOMA-Script scrbook. A minimal working example of my document would be something like: ...
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KOMA - Set documentclass font to 9.5pt

I am using scrbook as documentclass and would like to setup the default font of the whole document to 9.5pt. Just like you do with 9pt, 10pt, ... : \documentclass[fontsize=9.5pt, DIV=calc]{scrbook} ...
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How to Specify Intermediate Font Sizes in Koma-Script?

According to the KOMA-Script manual, the KOMA-Script classes offer the feature of selection of any desired size for the main document font. In this context, any well known TeX unit of ...
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Switching from scrartcl to article

I help run a (science) summer camp where participants write up their reports in LaTeX. We have a custom class file that's used to format the reports and make it easier for us to produce a book, ready ...
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Bleed correction for chapterthumbs in KOMA

I want to send a dissertation document with chapterthumbs to the printing house. The document is written in KOMA-Script and a good solution for bleed correction is found here. Since chapterthumbs are ...
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port this template to lualatex

I am new to lualatex and I am trying to port the template at this link http://www.lorenzopantieri.net/LaTeX_files/TesiClassica.zip from pdflatex to lualatex. This template uses komascript, ...
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How to fix this MWE to show the chapterthumbs in KOMA-Script?

the compilation failure of the whole dissertation was narrowed down to this MWE below. For some reason the MWE fails to compile with the log file below: MWE This MWE is related to this post and this ...
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Customize appearance of chapterthumbs (scrlayer version) in this MWE

This question is similar to previous ones considering chapterthumbs -- answering this question will render them obsolete. How to get chapterthumb work in KOMA-Script? How to get chapterthumbs ...
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How to get chapterthumb work in KOMA-Script?

I came from here as I was looking for a way to get chapterthumb work according to the directions. I manually installed the chapterthumb.sty package into the texlive2013 distribution. However, the MWE ...
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How to get chapterthumbs match their chapter titles in KOMA-Script?

This is an add-on question to a previous one on chapterthumbs. Please consider the MWE below, the chapterthumbs are not matching the chapter titles (Discussion should appear instead of Materials & ...
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Problem with twocolumn ledger format in scrbook

currently I am trying to get a thesis in architecture into a ledger (tabloid, double letter) formatted srcbook document. The issue is that it should have twocolumns - at least for the main part of the ...
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KOMA-Script typearea and DIV

I was going through the KOMA-script Documentation and I found on page 32 a nice table with the type area according to the number of DIV you set up your document. Now, I MUST be doing something ...