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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increasing margins for a single page in KOMA class

I am using the following KOMA document class \documentclass[12pt,captions=nooneline,DIV=14, parskip=half]{scrartcl} everything is fine except that at one point I include 4 pictures in one single ...
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Problem with sans serif font in Komascript

I want to make a complex, custom titlepage with graphics etc. (I don't see that using the default template is an option). I want to use the "TeX Gyre Pagella" serif font (-> ...
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Modifying \part style in KOMA

I've got the design for part style in my KOMA document. It requires: removing "Part" text changing font flushing text to bottom right. I have already done some reading, removed "Part" text and ...
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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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centered margin text (with KOMA Script and Tikz)

The following MWE sets some boxed texts on the margin: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} \marginline{\tikz[baseline=(n.base)]\node[rounded ...
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Problems with \ifthispageodd

I am using KOMA script for my document. Occasionally, I have a float that is wider than text width, and I want the float to be pushed into the outer margin. This is why I defined \widefloat command, ...
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Moving equations and aligns into outer margin

I have rather narrow text width, so sometimes I have to move floats to the outer margin. In case of drawings and tables I use command \widefloat defined below \documentclass[11pt]{scrbook} ...
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Use \singlespacing in scrheading and \onehalfspacing in the main document

I'm writing an article using KOMA-script scrartcl class. The main text uses \onehalfspacing option from setspace package. In my article I have headings with couple lines of text set up using scrpage2 ...
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Hyphenation in a table of contents causing bad blocks

I want to turn off words hyphenation in a TOC but leave it in the rest of a document. The intention to do it is to avoid bad blocks such as you can see below in my MWE. I prefer a solution that ...
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Creating “solution” sectioning - page break problem

I want to create my own sectioning, which counts and displays solutions to the problems, e.g. 1.1 Kinematics 1.1 Solution to problem 1.1 1.2 Solution to problem 1.2 1.3 Solution to problem 1.3 ...
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KOMA script - widening text width

I have a longtable that is about 14cm wide and the text width of 12 cm. Therefore I would like to widen the text width on two pages for 2 cm, toward the outer edge of the page. I have "discovered" ...
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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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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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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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double-page spread chapter page with chapter number

I'm creating a thesis which should have a double-page spread chapter page with an background image. I'm almost there, however when using \thechapter is gives me the previous chapter number, wich ...
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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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explicitly setting the a4paper option has no effect using scrreprt?

I compile the following code: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrreprt} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum \end{document} with pdflatex. If I leave out the a4paper option and compile again, the ...
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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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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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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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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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Strange vertical space before the caption of a longtable with KOMA-Script classes when xcolor is loaded

When using one of the main KOMA-Script classes — scrartcl, scrreprt, scrbook but not scrlttr2 —, the vertical position of the caption in a longtable environment changes when one loads or unloads the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Scrbook: Using fallback calculation to setup font sizes

When using the class scrbook and customizing the font size prior the usage of \printbibliography I got these warning (and in big documents I got them several times): Class scrbook Warning: Using ...
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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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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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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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Set chapter header to small caps and bold in scrbook

This is my first question here, I did search but uhmm haven't found the answer. I have a document that must follow the next rules: The chapter header in uppercase and bold and arial 13 pt; section ...