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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Macro defining another macro with spaces in its name

I am trying to use the KOMA-Script command \newcaptionname which takes a macro name as its second argument, but I need spaces in it: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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Chapter Title adjusting with koma-script

The following minimal working example is not giving me the desired results. I would like to keep the chapter titles layout, but without using the titlesec package. The titlesec package is interfering ...
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Problem with thmtools + scrbook + parskip=half

I want to draw a frame around my "thmtools" theorems. Theorems should look like the first example. The problem is that sometimes my theorems are getting quite long and should be spanned over two ...
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Lyx - List of Figures

I am using LyX and the report class. (KOMA-Script). My List of Figures just prints the figure number and its caption but not the word Figure infront. How could I modify the command in the Latex ...
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Koma script captionbeside topbeside alignment question

Code based on the example of scrguien 3.12 (2013-12-19) page 122 gives bad result. Code: \documentclass[captions=topbeside]{scrbook} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{figure} ...
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scrlttr2 : header and footer on every page does not appear correctly

I am using scrlttr2 to write the letter (code below). The header and footer appear correctly on the first page but on the second page and so on, the layout is not the way it should be ... that is ...
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Obeylines in letterhead

when I am writing a letter and using the class scrlttr2. I would like to use \obeylines for the address, so I can just paste an address into my latex source code, i.e. somewhat like this: ...
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Indents of section*{} name in TOC

I have some sections (e.g. References) that don't have a section number. However, I'd like to include them in the TOC with \addcontentsline{toc}. But how can this manually added section be aligned to ...
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Draw user defined print margin

How can one draw a box on each page (KOMA class srcreprt) to show a user defined print margin. E.g. the box should be 25 mm from each page margin (which might be different from the actual layout ...
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Lower page number for selected pages

Is there a possibility to lower the page number at a single page where a large figure (float) with a height nearly pageheight is positioned? So the command must probably be used inside the figure ...
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Which package is best/easiest for a TeX newbie to lay out a book for print?

This question may be a little general and is subjective, but I am asking because I am not sure where my (limited) time should be invested for the problem I have to solve (I'll detail that in a ...
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Full header in scrbook

I want to produce full header including margin. Even page header is correct. But Odd page header does not include the margin in the left side. \documentclass[12pt]{scrbook} ...
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Why is PDF paper size A4 although KOMASCRIPT option a6paper is used?

I created a PDF with a4paper settings using KOMAscript's scrbook class many times. Everything looks good in PDF and on paper, when I print the file double sided. Trying to create an A6 layout things ...
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Page range in TOC chapter entry in scrbook

I asked the question KOMA: Page range in TOC chapter entry Answer linked to Chapterwise page range in the TOC But i do not get the result for the following code... \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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scrlttr2 remove toaddress

I'm adapting a cover letter template that I found online. It takes "letter" quite literally by laying out the toaddress such that it will fit in an envelope. However, I'm going to be emailing this ...
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How can I remove the underline on my coverletter?

I'm following along here: http://www.kindoblue.nl/articles/cover-letter-part3/ \documentclass[standard,a4paper, pagesize,backaddress=plain]{scrlttr2} %\usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Behavior of numbered \part in ToC

I have a document with several \part while I wrote all lower sections in \paragraph. In the ToC all is working as I which, just the \part parts (sorry for the wording...) are displayed in a strange ...
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scrlttr2 Change vertical space between sender address and email/phone

Is it possible to control the vertical space between different elements in the sender-block of scrlttr2, i.e. increase the space between the address (street + town) and the following elements ...
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Move Margin Figure to Other Side

I have margin figures on the right side of the page. How can I move them to the left side for all pages? \documentclass[oneside]{scrbook} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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Introductory pages don't inherit plain pagestyle definitions

I'm compiling a report with custom headers and footers, using the scrreprt document class. I have redefined the headers and footers of the plain pagestyle through the scrpage2 package, but the ...
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Regarding the `book`, `report`, and `article` document classes: what are the main differences?

What are the main differences between the book, report, and article document classes? I am interested in the following: visual differences in the final document; differences in the way the ...
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How do I lift the chapter title in Koma-script so it is aligned with chapter prefix?

I currently have this: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{mwe} \renewcommand*{\chapterformat}{\mbox{\chapappifchapterprefix{\nobreakspace}\scalebox{3}{\thechapter}\enskip}} \begin{document} ...
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Inconsistent spacing with parskip option of KOMA script and amsthm

This problem is similar to Question 25346, however the proposed solution does not solve my problem. \documentclass[parskip=full]{scrreprt} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm} \theoremstyle{definition} ...
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Errors in LaTeX source [closed]

I keep getting this error when I try to compile my tex file. Here's my tex file: \documentclass[paper=a4, fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} % A4 paper and 11pt font size \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} % Use 8-bit ...
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Fancyhdr and scrreprt

I try to use scrreprt and fancyhdr for getting the chapter at the head of even pages left and the section at odd pages right: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twosides]{scrreprt} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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fancyhdr: missing section number of bibliography

I know there are other questions like this, but I didn't find an answer for my particular question. Please consider the MWE below. While the section number is included in the header for the first ...
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What are these warnings for minitoc package?

I'm using a scrreprt document class to write my lecture notes in a condensed form for easy reviewing later. I organized the main.tex in a modular file and I downloaded, installed and loaded the ...
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Change chapter title format in scrreprt without titlesec?

I'm working with scrreprt and I have loaded minitoc to have a short TOC after each chapter title. However when I give the \chapter command I get: 1 Chapter Title I'd like to have: Chapter 1 ...
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Use abstract environment from other document class

I am using the KOMA-scrartcl class at the moment for compiling multiple single papers into a combined document. Now I'd like to switch over to the scrreprt class (I'd like to use chapters), but for ...
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Using KOMA-Script packages with other classes

When speaking of KOMA-Script most people will refer to its classes scrbook, scrreprt, scrartcl and perhaps scrlttr2. But not everyone will know, that part of the bundle are also some packages, that ...
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How to use Koma-script only to change font size? [duplicate]

I've been using \documentclass{article}, but would like to set a default font outside the range of that document class. The recommended solution I found on tex.exchange was to use KOMA-script, but ...
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scrpage2 - Chapter and Section on two lines in header?

Here is a the beginning of my code : \documentclass[twoside,a4paper,11pt]{scrbook} \usepackage[UTF8]{inputenc} %encodage clavier \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %encodage police \usepackage[francais]{babel} ...
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Restore default \raggedbottom footnote behaviour when using one of the Koma script classes

Using the standard LaTeX classes (article,...), footnotes are set directly below the text if the page is in \raggedbottom instead of \flushbottom mode. The KOMA script classes change this behaviour, ...
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Sometimes wrong math font in headers when using KOMA's \sectfont with lineno

I am using the KOMA-Script scrbook class, and I want to have bold math in my section titles (to match the title text). For this I redefine \sectfont, and it works nicely. ...
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scrlettr2: How to remove side marks?

I need to create a letter using the scrlettr2 package. For this purpose, I wrote the LaTeX document given below. But when I compile it I see marks on the side (see 3 red ellipses on the left). How ...
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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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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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Bold chapters and sections and normalsize subsections Table of Contents in KOMA-script

I would like to make chapter and section appear bold in the Table of Contents (TOC). I am using a KOMA-Script prototype. My Table of Contents looks like: Although I define sections to be written ...
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Customizing Chapter style in scrbook

I want to obtain styles like those showed in the next two images (I do not need the picture in the background (parabolas)): My original LaTeX code (to be customized but should keep font as they ...
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LaTeX packages minted and scrhack

I'd like to use the minted package and the scrhack package in the same LaTeX document, that is: \usepackage{scrhack} \usepackage{minted} However, I get the following error: ...
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How to flip even/odd page style?

I write a document that is to be printed 2-on-1 (on A4 paper) so double-sided layouts seem reasonable, e.g. for margins. Therefore, I use scrartcl with twoside. My problem is that this assumes that ...
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Problems double-sided document header

I'm having troubles setting the header of a two-sided document. I need only the chapter number (not necessarily) and name in the header at left for even pages and at right for odd pages; I don't want ...
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Upper case chapter titles Tocstyle?

I would like to make table of contents in Tocstyle (standard package). Here is my code. \documentclass[fontsize=12pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage{tocstyle} \usetocstyle{standard} ...
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How to use the current value of a KOMA option?

I want to temporarily change a KOMA option. I want to first save the current value of the option to be able to return back to it.
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Smaller parskip than half for KOMA-Script?

I am using the documentclass scrbook. To mark paragraphs I need both vertical spacing and indentation. I know that KOMA-Script supports the option parskip or halfparskip, however, this disables the ...
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Chapter title format back to default

I messed with various chapter title formats and now that I want to go back to default i.e Chapter 1 Title I only get 1.Title which misses "Chapter 1" appearing before the chapter title. I ...
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How to set vertical spacing in labeling environment

I want to use the labeling environment as provided by the class scrartcl to layout my CV. I would like to condense the whole document a little bit, particularly the lists in the labeling environment. ...
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Koma script: Restore default chapter style

I want to have for just one chapter a special chapter heading format. So I use the command \setkomafont{chapter}{\centering\large\rmfamily} and then I want to revert back to the default chapter ...
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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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Acro Package - Customise the \printacronyms style with hyphen or other

I am trying to write a List of Acronyms and I am trying to work out how to edit the output format of the \printacronyms lists. The way I would like them to look is as below, it is not essential that ...