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 remove space between back address and address in scrlttr2?

There is a blank line between the back address and the address? How can I remove it? \documentclass{scrlttr2} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{ngerman, ae} \...
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How can I have multiple lines in a header or footer using scrpage2?

For an assignment at university I have to copy a lay-out template that is provided in Word but I want to use LaTeX. For this, I need to have two lines in the footer. How can I achieve this using ...
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Section title gradient

Background Writing a manual using KOMA Script. The default fonts are perfect and should not be changed. Problem KOMA Script produces the following section outline: The desired outline looks ...
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Understanding headers in scrartcl

I would like to get a better understanding, why using fancyhdr is not recommended using scrartcl. So far I haven't had any problems using them together but the output is always complaining that I ...
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problem: no vertical space in chapter title using koma-class scrbook [closed]

I have a problem with the koma-script scrbook class. I want to have a two lines chapter title like: I tried: %%% classe de base (KOMA-Script) \LoadClass{scrbook} %% classe report (...
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How to use \lowertitleback without \maketitle but with titlepage

I am using the KOMA class scrbook and I would like to use \uppertitleback and \lowertitleback even though I do not want to use \maketitle but use my own titlepage. If I understood the KOMA ...
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scrpage2 conflict with fancyhdr

This is a followup to How can I add “page # of ##” on my document? The MWE below works fine with the scrpage2 line commented out, but not with. With that line uncommented, I get the error: Class ...
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Use headsepline without reducing the text body height

In a document that uses the class scrreprt and the page style headings, how can a horizontal line under the header be introduced with class option headsepline=true without decreasing the text body ...
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How can I add these information at the titlepage?

How can I add the name of university and the name of supervisor at the title page of my thesis? Do I have to add a command before or after \maketitle? \begin{document} \title{ Blabla } \author{...
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How can I get US letter output from KOMA-script's scrlttr2 class?

I use KOMA-script for most everything, including correspondence. This is painless when I am using A4 paper, but when I try to use US letter, the problems start. With the scrartcl class, \KOMAOptions{...
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titlesec is not properly working with koma script

I am new to latex and I am using titlesec for formatting the chapter headings with titlesec. \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\bfseries\huge} {\filleft\Large\chaptertitlename~\...
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\sectionformat in Koma classes with babel [spanish]

I can't modify the \sectionformat in KOMA classes when using the spanish option in {babel}. Is there any direct fix (I mean, without recurring to {titlesec})? \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[% %...
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Mimicking the style of a KOMA script section heading inside a nomenclature

I have a document using the scrreprt class which contains a nomenclature. The nomenclature uses subgroups with headings. I'd like to format the headings like the section headings of the document, i.e. ...
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Reordering KOMA-Script title (not titlepage) in custom class

I'm trying to define custom styles for the KOMA-Script title which is later inserted using the \maketitle command currently using a mix of the KOMA-Script \setkomafont command and the \patchcmd ...
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Babel hebrew and koma-script letter

When I try to use babel hebrew together with the Komascript letter class there is a sequence of errors. After looking at the file hebrew.ldf, I think the reason is that babel hebrew checks for a list ...
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Setting fontsize in scrbook class

I currently use the scrbook class with a custom TrueType font that I included manually. The font is called GARA (a Garamond variant), and I have written an .fd file etc. for it. The font is scalable, ...
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Layout of the KOMA script guide [closed]

The KOMA script guide states the following on page 26: The literature gives different values for good line lengths, depending on the author. To some extent, this is related to the native ...
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How can the running head on recto pages in table of contents be removed (in KOMA)?

I am writing a thesis work in scrbook class (though it appears this applies to similar non-KOMA classes as well). The default behavior for running head is: Verso pages: Chapter Title Recto ...
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How to indent everything but titles?

While passing parskip=half to scrbook removes all indentation, I (unfortunately) should indent everything by 10 mm, excluding chapter/section/... titles. How can this be achieved easiest? I was ...
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Problem with large gaps in scrreprt with setspace

I am using the documentclass scrreprt 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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How to add page numbers and rotated chapter title to the outer margin?

I'd like to have page numbers on the outer page border slightly bellow the center, and the current chapter title at the bottom but rotated 90 degrees counter-clockwise (i.e. to the left) such that it ...
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Page numbers vertically centered in the outer page margin

Even though it seems to be a non-standard position, I'd like to place my document's page numbers vertically centered in the outer page margin – i.e. where you usually have your thumb when you skim ...
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\appendix command adds a period after section number before it was called

I am using the scrartcl class. To make an appendix with tables and figures I am using the command \appendix. After it, I simply continue using \section to make sections. I noticed that if I use \...
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scrbook - Three extremely simple questions about adjustment and font-styling

I have some (probably) really simple questions about a few adjustments in a scrbook-documents. Let's take the following minimum-example as the basis for my questions. Working minimum-example: \...
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scrbook - How to add one horizontal line above and one below the chapter-entry without (!) using titlesec?

I want to add one horizontal line above and one below the chapter-entry as well. Before using the scrbook-class, I used this simple solution made by titlesec-package: \newpagestyle{headrules}{ ...
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Koma script line above and below chapter title

I'm using koma script and I want to add a line above and below the chapter title. So the upper line should be between the Chapter and the title. I did this with \documentclass{scrbook} \KOMAoptions{...
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Headline adjustment

How can I adjust the chapter headline, so that the last line ends with the red box? And is there a way to move the whole chapter heading so that the word "chapter" is adjusted with the main text, i.e. ...
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Is there a way to align the footnote mark with the top of the footnote text?

Here is a MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{scrartcl} %%Footnote Mods%% \deffootnote[1.8em]{0pt}{1.6em}{\textsuperscript{\thefootnotemark}} %%%%%% \begin{document} Sample text% % \footnote{Footnote text} % \...
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toc plus appedix toc

first things first. I'm writing my master's thesis with latex. (scrbook, pdflatex) My institute has some strict regulations on the occurence of toc and appendix toc. Generally it should look like ...
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Make part name uppercase with lower case part number in toc (KOMA)

I tried to change the part name in the toc to upper case letter but unfortunately it doesn't work. Has someone an idea how to change the title to upper case but to set the partnumber to lower case(in ...
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KOMA: set the chapter title on its own page, moving the text to a new page

I'm using the KOMA scrbook class and I'd like to have the chapter title on an otherwise blank page. The actual text in the chapter should move to the next page. Is there a way to insert a \clearpage ...
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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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chapter style in toc independent from page number style

I changed the chapter entry style in the toc with chapterentry (in koma-script class document -- changing from koma-script is not an option) to small caps. Unfortunately this also effects the pages ...
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Koma-Script scrbook remove indention of entries within lof and lot

I'm trying to remove the indention of the entries within the list of figures and list of tables. Thus that the entries (here the entry 0.1 Test) are left aligned with the header. However, I can't ...
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scrlttr2: Set refvpos for firsthead and firstfoot differently

I use scrlttr2 and need to reduce the space above and below nexthead in general and in particular for one page within my document. I tried it with the approach here, but it didn't work out. As ...
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How to set scrlttr2 refvpos automatically based on address length

I am creating an letter options (lco) file that I will use for multiple letters. The scrlttr2 class is designed for a fixed placement of the address field, and places the date at a fixed position from ...
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page number in header next to chapter/section name

I'd like to place the page number next to the chapter/section name in the white space that's not underlined (like in the classicthesis package (I had a look at that package but it seems like the ...
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Page Number Disappearing with openright

I am using such a document class \documentclass[11pt% ,a4paper% ,headsepline% ,headinclude=false% ,footinclude=false% ,twoside=true% ,cleardoublepage=empty% ,appendixprefix% ,numbers=noenddot% ,...
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The text is not flushed to the bottom in Koma-script [closed]

I have a problem using the scrbook class. Since I updated my miktex (and the koma-script package), I noticed that the vertical alignment of my document has changed. The bottom of the pages are now ...
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Package hyperref destroy \leftmark and \rightmark with KOMA

I noticed, when I use \usepackage{hyperref} the left and right marks are destroyed. One can verify this by uncommenting hyperref in MWE below. Without hyperref With hyperref \documentclass[...
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KOMA: format (sub) section number different that title

I want my subsection heading to have an italic title but an upright number: 1.2.3 My Title How can I reach this in KOMA? I only got the whole title in italics: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{...
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Don't count empty pages in twoside+openright documents

I'm working on a document that's a 300-page (scr)report, originally set up for one-sided printing. I'm currently preparing a second version of it that I want to be printed two-sided, naturally with ...
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marginpar have changed,is it a bug?

In my latex installation, this MWE always gives the warning: marginpars have changed, after multiple runs. But clearly, there is nothing changing. Is it a bug? \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[...
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Reduce space between footnotes and footer without geometry

I have the problem that I am not able to set the correct space between the footnotes and the footline. There is way too much space yet. Here is an example what it looks like: I found an example ...
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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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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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change page borders for sidewaystable

I'm using KOMA script and have a long table that I put sideways. I want to increase the margins for the single page that contains the table. I can do this with \KOMAoptions or \areaset both have the ...
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How to avoid empty space at the end of a page when using scrlttr2?

I use this class definition in the preamble for typesetting letters: \documentclass[12pt,ngerman,foldmarks=true,fromalign=right,fromrule=afteraddress, parskip=half, pagenumber=no,DIV=15]{scrlttr2} ...
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Modification of appendix entries in ToC (KOMA-Script)

there! I've got a few questions concerning my appendix entries in the ToC. Four questions: As you can see in the attached picture, I want the page numbers for each appendix entry to be not bold, ...
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Create new section commands (with correct TOC entries) in KOMA-Script

What is needed to make a new sectioning command which outputs a correct entry in the TOC? For example, a command \foo which outputs something similar to \subsection in the TOC (and in the main ...