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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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 ...
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How to add a version counter to a document in LaTeX?

Well this can be a silly question, but now I begin to give copies of my thesis for review, I would like to add a counter versions of the document. Then I have curious if there are any package or some ...
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Old code to define \@part in scrbook does not work with TeX Live 2014 and I need a replacement

I have to compile an old book from 2007 which uses scrbook (from KOMA-script v3.12) and redefines the part page. The definition of \@part does not work any more (TL 2014), though. Here's a minimum ...
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Wrong bookmark text of appendix with scrbook and hyperref

I'm using Markus Kohm's fix to include the prefix "Appendix" also in the table of contents. Unfortunately, this screws up the bookmarks (or indices) generated by hyperref, as shown in the screenshots ...
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List of Figures and List of Listings unequal heading margins

I am currently using the scrreprt documentclass for my reports. With my current template the List of Figures and List of Listings are shown on two subsequent pages. I realized that the heading "List ...
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Header does not show up in scrreprt document class [duplicate]

I want to have section name on the top outer and page number on bottom outer parts of the page. I am working with KOMA-script bundle. This is my preamble: ...
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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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Align chapter and section headings to outer edge

I am trying to achieve the following result (made with Photoshop): I already managed to get the right page formatted correctly, but this does obsiously not work for double sided documents: ...
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LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape undefined

First question. I am quite new to LaTeX (using XeTeX from TeXLive 2015 recently installed and up to date) and I get the following warning: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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How to assign TWO parents to LaTeX counter?

I am working on a own LaTeX (using KOMA-Script) class, based on scrartcl. The document structure is supposed to provide sections and subsections, as well as own environments (exercises, solutions, ...
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Footnote marker in text should be superscript lining figure, but footnote marker in the footnote should be full size old style figure

My general footnote layout is like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[hang]{footmisc} % the whole footnote text is indented \setlength{\footnotemargin}{.5em} % push the ...
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How can I customize the plain side header with the renewcommand if parameters cause in an error

Minimal working example: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, oneside, parskip=half]{scrbook} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} ...
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KOMA-Script; Hide number of chapter header, but keep it in the ToC and for the sections

I'm using KOMA-Script to write a report. I want the header of the chapters to be unnumbered in the text, but numbered in the ToC. And i also want the sections in this chapter to be numbered as if the ...
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How to Specify left-side running headers in Koma class Scrbook

When compiling a document using the scrbook Koma class, the running headers on the left side of the page do not vary with the content on the page and instead uniformly read simply, "Content" ...
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Why is a blank page inserted?

The following produces a blank page - page 2. \documentclass[a4paper]{scrreprt} \author{} \date{} \def\myversion{1.0 } \title{ \flushright \rule{14.5cm}{5pt}\vskip1cm \Huge{SOME TEXT IS\\ ...
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XeLatex with Koma-script and Minion Pro font

I am trying to use Minion Pro together with XeLatex and KOMA-script, setting a PhD thesis for a friend of mine. The usage of KOMA-script obviously speaks against the use of \setmainfont. However, the ...
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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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KOMAScript on Microsoft [closed]

I recently recommended lyx to a fellow writer. He downloaded it onto his MS box, but the download evidently didn't include KOMAScript. Questions: Does the CTAN KOMAScript package run on MS? If ...
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fancyref's \fref produces a line which is to long

I have the problem, that the line, where I have a \fref, is longer than the lines in the rest of the document. I am using KOMA Script with latexmk and xelatex, to generate the document. I have ...
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Put section and page numbers in the margin with KOMA Script

Using the scrartcl document class, I would like to put the section number into the page margin, as is seen for example in the famous l2tabu document. That should be easily possible with KOMA Script, ...
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KOMA-Script: How to style the title of a chapter

How does one apply a custom styling to the chaptertitle in KOMA-Script? I know about the existence of the titlesec package but I've read that it doesn't play very well with KOMA-Script which outputs a ...
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MakeUppercase and chapter font

I'm using the \MakeUppercase command (from \textcase) (but also tried \MakeTextUppercase cos I thought the problem might be caused by the math-environment of the chapter number) and the ...
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Chapterformat with \chapter*

So I came across some problems with the chapter layout, which has to do with the \chapter* command. This is how I have the layout set up right now, it was done by a friend, who has more experience ...
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How to make a rule under each section title with KOMA-script?

This question is more or less a duplicate of this similarly named question, but is not exactly the same. I also want to place a horizontal rule below each section title (exactly like in the linked ...
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Top/Bottom Margins issue with scrartcl class for CV?

The following template goes too far up in the top margin, that when you print it the first half of the first line (name) is missing. When I add \addtolength{\topmargin}{.75in} The bottom text is ...
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Does numbers=autoenddot work in KOMA Script?

The guide of KOMA-Script (version 2015-07-02) has described how does KOMA-Script handle the periods at the end of numbers. According to: and Period should be added directly at the end of number ...
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Remove vertical space between title and first line of own “table of”

I try to reduce the space between the head and the first line of my own "table of". I found several solutions for table of content and other standard "table ofs". But somehow they do not work with my ...
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Add bib to toc with custom chapter style

Using biblatex I have a simple problem with the bibliography appearing in the table of contents. I want an entry without a chapter number. This works fine using the option heading=bibintoc for the ...
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Komascript scrlttr2: how to change name in signature?

StackExchange-Members, I am using scrlttr2`. For some reasons I would like to have a different name in the address line than in the signature. For example: Merlin A. Etzold 00 SomeRoad Some ...
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Usage of deprecated font command `\rm'!(scrreprt)

I am using the scrreprt documentclass and I keep getting the warning: Usage of deprecated font command `\rm'!(scrreprt) You should note, that in 1994 font command `\rm' has(scrreprt) been defined for ...
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Increase white space between title and subtitle in scrartcl

As the title says, how do I increase the space between the title and the subtitle in the scrartcl document class?
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scrartcl: Remove page number on title page

I'm writing the abstract for my bachelor thesis. Therefore I use LaTeX. Now I have the structure of my document, but it always prints me a page number on the page. It is only one page and instead of ...
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How to print DIN C4-size envelopes?

I would like to print a DIN C4-size envelope with FROMADRESS and TOADRESS (according to DIN). But I haven't found a solution implemented already in scrlttr2. Is there an easy solution?
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KOMA-Script Chapter Headings

How can I change the default KOMA-Script chapter heading style to the default classes' style? Specifically, how do I turn this: Into this:
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Is the Koma-Script documentation considered typographically sound?

When I show the Koma-Script documentation to a colleague I invariably get comments about its "odd" layout: asymmetric left and right margins, same layout for odd and even pages, extremely tiny right ...
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Cannot wrap `\setchapterpreamble` in `\NewEnviron`

I am trying to include chapter quotes in a uniform way with scrartcl as well as scrbook. My final document will use scrbook however I am compiling individual chapters with scrartcl during the writing ...
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Formatting “List of something” in accordance to KOMA script

I am using scrbook document class. I've created my own environment named example and I wanted to create "List of examples." In that name I've loaded package tocloft. However as much as I try, the ...
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Scrreprt indent after chapter heading after patchcmd

In the following example, I've added a patch to the \chapter as an attempt to fix hyperref links. (See Hyperref chapter in twocolumn mode (without using multicols).) ...
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Header not shown when using scrlayer-scrpage with polyglossia

MWEs: This doesn't work, I only see the main body text. \documentclass[headinclude=true]{scrartcl} \usepackage{scrlayer-scrpage} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{polyglossia} ...
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Separation and width of caption with captionbeside

I'm trying to control the typesetting of a caption beside a figure when using the captionbeside environment of the KOMA Script packages. The \setcapwidth command doesn't work when using captionbeside. ...
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Increase vertical distance between chapter title and chapter preamble (Koma Script)

I'm using Koma Script's scrbook for a document. I would like to insert some text above chapter headings, which can be done like this: \documentclass[chapterprefix=true]{scrbook} \begin{document} ...
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Tex Live 2015, KOMA-script pagesize=automedia yields Undefined Control Sequence

The following LaTeX file compiles fine on Tex Live 2014, but fails on Tex Live 2015: \documentclass[pagesize=automedia]{scrartcl} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum \end{document} ...
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How to tell LaTeX/Koma-Script about preamble of book?

Example code: \documentclass[paper=a5,titlepage=firstiscover]{scrbook} \title{Nunc rutrum turpis} \begin{document} \maketitle \cleardoublepage \thispagestyle{empty} % preamble: Lorem ipsum dolor ...
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Retaining chapter page headers with chapter*{}

My question is essentially a duplicate of this but for the book class (for which the solution does not work), namely: If I have an un-numbered front-matter chapter (i.e. \chapter*{A chapter}), how ...
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No section numbering in scrbook

I am using the scrbook class. In some chapters, I have sections so the elements therein get numbered x.y.z where x denotes the numbering of the chapter, y the one of the section and z the one of the ...
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scrlttr2 documentclass options

I'm "getting angry" with the documentation of scrlttr2 class. I would see all the option I can include in that class. I have the manual of koma-script, but I can't find that doc. Can someone help me? ...
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Can't renew chapter numbers in header

I have a somewhat complex preamble (because of the particular aesthetics I want), due to which I am using scrpage2 package with the book document class. Everything was working fine, until I introduced ...
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Chapter number in left right margin

I would like to move the chapter number in the right margin (a bit like in the classicthesistheme) but all I tried just results in errors, it would be nice if some could have a look. My MWE is using ...
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Place chapter numbers in the margin and center chapter titles

This is follow up question from Section Numbering in "Convex Optimizaion" by Boyd et. al. with Koma Script. Is it possible, using the scrbook class, to place the chapter (section) numbers ...
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description item is not bold

As the title says my description items are not bold and id like to have it bold and also an automatic \hfill \\ if this is somehow possible. Using: ...