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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Redefine figure counter with scrbook

I am using the scrbook (KOMA Script) class, as this MWE shows: \documentclass[11pt,a5paper,twoside,BCOR=8mm,DIV=12,headings=normal,open=right]{scrbook} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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Moving page number for new chapters pages to the top

Using classic-thesis, and using \pagestyle{scrheadings} the first page of new chapters shows the page number at the bottom left/right corner of the page. I would like to change only the position of ...
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In LyX, how can I remove the title and newline in a subsubsection?

I'm using the KOMA-script article class (\documentclass{scrartcl})and would like to remove the title and newline from the subsubsection, leaving me with a number followed by standard text. Ideally ...
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Can figures be referenced verbally (automatically) with respect to their place mentioned in the text? [duplicate]

I realised that sometimes when referencing a figure in my thesis (KOMA-script fyi) I end up saying the above/below/right/left figure rather than always default to saying and in Figure XX and using the ...
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Setspace fine-tuning or an alternative for scrbook

I'm looking for either an option of setspace that is between onehalfspacing and doublespacing or an alternative to setspace. Unfortunately, I need to be closer to the Word's 1.5 paragraph spacing to ...
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Koma script description environment specific font

The font for description environment can be changed by using the \setsansfont in koma classes. Is there a way to be more specific, like \addtokomafont{disposition} is for headings?
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DIV and BCOR setting in KOMA (best practices)

I have been playing around and I now realize it is possible to set the type area using a KOMA class by a couple of ways, and I'll like to know which is the correct one. \documentclass[% a4paper, ...
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How to avoid overfull \hbox warning when using tabularx with \textwidth?

Question How do I avoid the warning Overfull \hbox (10.95003pt too wide) in paragraph at lines [...] produced by the following document? \documentclass[parskip=half]{scrartcl} ...
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Efficiently use the empty page between \part and \chapter

No author and their publisher wants to publish a blank page, either do I. In my previous question, I have provided the sample page of the opening of \part and the opening of chapter as well \chapter ...
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Customise to a more fancier chapter opening

In the previous question, I tried to ask for one style per chapter. This time I would like to ask for customise the chapter opening. However, my case is a bit complicated, let us see the MWE first. ...
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Greek description for custom variables (\newkomavar*) in lco-file

Based on the templates/files asymTypB.lco, brieftemplate.tex, briefwbk.tex found at http://www.komascript.de/files/KOMA-Script-3-Buch-Beispielcode.zip, I derived a modified template for an invoice ...
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Change style of chapters using KOMA-Script [duplicate]

I would like to change the chapter style so that chapters start at the top of the page. With \renewcommand\chapter{\@startsection{chapter}{0}{\z@}% {-2em}% {6pt}% {\LARGE\bfseries}} this works fine ...
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add \figurename to \listoffigures (package titletoc)

at the moment I'm a little bit fighting with my listoffigures. - I 'just' want to put the \figurename(here it is "Pict.") in front of the \contentslabel in the lof. Here's a little code example: ...
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KOMA-script: enddot with appendix

Using the \appendix command somwhere in a KOMA-script document (in my case scrreprt) should change the behaviour of the enddot in a sectioning command: The chapters should only have an enddot if the ...
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Customization of TOC in KOMA

I would like to customize the listing of the chapters given in the table of contents in a scrbook document. Given the following example: \documentclass{scrbook} \begin{document} \tableofcontents ...
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How to reference the Index?

How can I reference the index created by the package makeidx? Minimal working example: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{hyperref} % creates links on refs \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex ...
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One style for one chapter at a time

I saw some of the questions that may not answer my question, this question is more on decoration-like aspect. When reading some (coloured illustrated) textbooks, one may find that the chapters have ...
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Installing KOMA for Mac (Lyx) [closed]

I'm new to using Lyx and installing packages, so please be kind and patient. :) I've downloaded the entire KOMA package and folder, but have yet to install it. I will get error messages from Lyx that ...
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how to set margins in A3 page when using the KOMAoptions command inside an A4 document

I am inserting an A3 page in an A4 document using the KOMAoptions command: \afterpage{ % Insert after the current page \clearpage \KOMAoptions{paper=a3} \recalctypearea \begin{figure}[htbp] ...
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margins or line breaks in koma-script table of content

Entries in my KOMA-script TOC spread too close from the page numbers: One solution is to use a short title and insert in it a line-break, but this is not an acceptable solution. I am trying to ...
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KOMA-script modify part* page

My document has parts and *parts. I redefined the \part to print only a decorated number, that's working fine. Now I need \part* to print a decoration using the same style as \part. \part*{} ships out ...
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page margins not respected after A3 page insertion in A4 document

I am inserting an A3 page in an A4 document but the margins are not respected (and neither does a page number appear), after the A3 page. Test code below: ...
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Frame/Box around \chapter-, \section-headings,

Does anyone know how to put a frame around \chapter and \section-headings? I'm using Koma-Script (scrbook) but there it's rather difficult to find a solution ... Now I found the package 'titlesec'. I ...
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Adding bibliography to table of contents in scrreprt, using biblatex and biber [duplicate]

EDIT: The cause for the problem described below was that the .bbl file was being emptied every time the document compiled. I'm attempting to add my renamed bibliography as an unnumbered top-level ...
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Change the title size in scrartcl

I'd like to use a smaller title. I'm using the scrartcl documentclass from the KOMA-Script bundle. I can change it's color font but not it's size. \setkomafont{title}{\normalfont\bfseries\small} ...
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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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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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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} ...