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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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} \setdefaultlanguage{...
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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 \addtokomafont{...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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scrlttr2 - onehalfspacing in main body, singlespace in address

I'm writing a letter with scrlttr2 and I want the main body in \onehalfspacing. But even with \begin{onehalfspacing} TEXT BODY \end{onehalfspacing} the address is set in one-half spacing as well. ...
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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: \documentclass[paper=a4,bibliography=totoc,listof=...
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Affect the vertical space in labelling environment for the Acro package in KOMA-Script

I am using the scrreprt class and have defined the way my acronyms are presented with the definition: \usepackage{acro} \newenvironment{acronyms} {\labeling[~\dots]{longestword}} {\endlabeling} \...
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Center Numbering Page in Koma-Script class in LyX

I am writing my thesis in LyX, using book koma-script document class. However, I need to make some changes in order my thesis fits to my university requirements. One of them is that the page ...
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Elements of Typographic Style subhead styles

Section 2.2 of Robert Bringhurst's The Elements of Typographic Style deals with vertical rhythm. I want to try out some of his lessons in scrbook, to hone my LaTeX skills. Specifically, I want to ...
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Any command from KOMA-Script to set part title and partnumber in one line?

Is there any command from KOMA-Script to set the part title and partnumber in one line and if the title is long enough to get wrapped, indentation would be applied to the second line (align with the ...
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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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Is there commands regarded to scrlayer-scrpage and modifies the chapter page?

Is there any commands in the scrlayer-scrpage that can modify the background of the chapter (first) page? For example, my inner contents have backgrounds like this: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,...
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Compile Error: KOMA-script (scrextend) 'Command \setfootnoterule already defined'; Package clash?

I followed the instruction to indent a block of text in my document. So I added new package scrextend and simple code: \begin{addmargin}[1em] indented text text text \end{addmargin} but when I ...
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Decrease indent of TOC using scrreprt

Is there a short way to decrease the indent of the TOC? I think that the indent is too much since I use: \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} The whole definition is: \documentclass[...
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Creating a documentclass with colored titles in koma-script

I am trying to create my own documentclass which fits my needs according to the use of colors. For a shorter description I put all corresponding things in the following working example: \...
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I can't display complete a table made with ltablex

As you have seen in my last questions recently asked here, I'm working with tables. Usually with tabularx is enough for me to satisfy the needs that I have with my tables. But one of them, even when ...
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Read value of \KOMAoption for debugging purposes [closed]

I believe that something in my preamble does an unwished change on a \KOMAoption. In order to debug the latex code, I'd like to localize the problem by dumping the current value of this \KOMAoption. ...
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How to set page number on outer bottom side of the page in classicthesis?

I am using classicthesis along with a Koma-script class. I was able to put the page number on the outer bottom side of the page. But, a page number is still present in the heading and also it is ...
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How to get rid of extra indentation before table in \extratile of class scrreprt?

If I use the following scrreprt document, the initial tabularx table is aligned with the left boundary of the text area: \documentclass[draft=true]{scrreprt} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{xifthen}...
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Reproducing the Chapter-Picture Style of the Legrand Orange Book

I'm trying to reproduce the Chapter-Picture style of The Legrand Orange Book but with the scrbook class. Since the picture and chapter title is set by fancyhdr I can not just use the same code, as ...
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Why am I getting “\dictumrule undefined.” or “Undefined control sequence. \dictumrule” error?

I realize this is a bit specific, but this is the only KOMA-Script command that has consistently produced an error, and it's driving me nuts because I can't find a solution anywhere (and I'm usually ...
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scrlayer-scrpage: different styles for different pages

thanks to this site I was able to get a functional implementation of scrlayer-scrpage. \documentclass[12pt,headsepline,footsepline,plainfootsepline,plainheadsepline]{scrreprt} \renewcommand{\...
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Problems with scrlayer-scrpage

after getting the constant warning I shouldn't use fancyhdr with KOMA I decided to switch to scrlayer-scrpage. Unfortunately I can't get it to work despite of reading through the documentation. This ...
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Same \chapterformat for \chapter and \chapter* without titlesec

I've done some styling for my chapter titles, based upon tikz and the titlesec package. Unfortunately, the KOMA-Script packages gives me numerous warnings about titlesec. In order to get rid of the ...