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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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 ...
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hyperref changes footnotes of Koma script

I defined footnotes to insert a colon between \footnote{bla}\footnote{bla}. But when I load hyperref this is destroyed. In addition KOMA removes space at the beginning of a footnote, while hyperref ...
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Chapter headers with extending vertical rulers

I'm trying to reproduce the example below on the right margin, but have come into serious errors. \documentclass[a4paper,DIV=classic]{scrbook} \usepackage{scrpage2} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Headers with vertical rule with Koma-Script

I am trying to obtain the following headers with scrbook: numbers half-way into the margin, a a rule that extends up to (touches) the upper edge of the page, running heads should be within text ...
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Koma-script header/footer change with includepdf

I'm (still) moving from regular LaTeX classes (report, article) to Koma-Script. Lots of things are just okay, but not everything. My current problem lies with PDF inclusion and header/footer change ...
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Setpartpreamble and indent

how can I enforce an indent in a \setpartpreamble enviroment? Seems like \indent ain't working and a solution with \hspace seems to me like guessing the correct length of an indent. Any idea on how ...
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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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KOMA-Script: “bad” italic in page header

Because of trouble with upright Greek characters, I decided to switch from latin modern to Bitstream Charter (even though I don't really like it). It seems that together with the mathdesign package, ...
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What is the cleanest way to call a command on each new chapter?

I'm using KOMA-Script and a mix of \chapter and \addchap commands. I would like to have \glsresetall called for every chapter as I want my acronyms redefined once per chapter. What is the cleanest ...
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Two-sided document: reverse page margins for hardcopy

Background Wrote a manual in LyX. The PDF is two-sided. Using KOMA Script v2. The pages are 8.5" x 11". Problem The spacing on the margins is not printer-friendly, it is reversed: Since this ...
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'Undefined control sequence \setkomavar'

I ran into the error: 'Undefined control sequence l.12 \setkomavar{subject}{Regarding: Code 123.456}' My document preamble looks like this: \documentclass{letter} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Asymmetrical layout in two-sided document

I use two-sided document mode in Book class KOMA Script. It works well in the sense that the ToC, chapters, titles starts from the odd pages. Exactly we I need in a book. In a recent book I need to ...
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Equivalent commands in Beamer Class and Koma script [closed]

What is the equivalent command of \only<1> in Koma script in LaTeX for the text to show on start and then on next click the text within \only<2>?
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Reducing size of dedication

I'm writing my thesis in the LyX template that's based on Koma-Script book ("scrbook.cls"). I'm using \dedication to add a quote as the motto. Is there a way to make the font size of this text ...
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How to remove page number in TOC for Part entry (not page number printed in TOC pages)

I want to remove page number in TOC entry for Part (in this example 3 must be removed) \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{lmodern}% for sans-serif plus bold plus italic ...
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Create caption without float *and* without caption package?

In the appendix of my thesis, there is a large number of tables and longtables which does not need to float, as they shall appear one after the other just how they fit on the pages (and it is no ...
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TOC: part name in center with out page number

I want to put part name in center of TOC as MODULE - I with out page number. \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{tocstyle} ...
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scrbook twoside=off but alternating headings like with twoside=on?

I use scrbook for a large document and decided to print it out one sided only. So I added twoside=off to the scrbook class options. However, that's not quite what I wanted to achieve. There is only a ...
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scrpage2: footer on chapter-starting pages

I am using scrpage2 and have defined the header and footer. Is it possible to display the footer also on pages where the chapter begins? I guess this has to work. Header is not necessary on those ...
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titlesec warnings

I am trying to make my own style for chapter headings using koma-script and titlesec. The document compiles fine, but some errors are generated: Package titlesec Error: Entered in horizontal mode ...
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Format ToC in KOMA-Script

I want to make the page number italic in the ToC. \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{tocstyle} \usetocstyle{nopagecolumn} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \blinddocument ...
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Generating table of content (TOC) only from file.toc [closed]

I use scrbook.cls How to generate TOC from .toc file information available with me. using Pretty Table of Contents solution with memoir documentclass I want to generate TOC separately and i want to ...
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Header for frontmatters using scrpage2

How to set page numbers for front matters similar to main matters. Main matters header need to have chapter title also. Not added in MWE. Front matters must have only page number as in main matters of ...
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Create a document class based on a KOMA-Script class: paper size problem

I want to create a document class based on a KOMA-Script class. First I would like change paper size, which would be defined in cls file. I see that similar problem was questioned in here, but without ...
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Change paper format for scrbook class (using package typearea)

I try to use scrbook class, and play with basic options - paper size. I know that is based on KOMA script and for these reasons I should use package typearea instead package geometry. See MNWE: ...
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Custom border for glossary and index pages

I'm preparing a technical book in Latex using KOMA script srcbook class and I would like to add a gray border ONLY to glossary and index pages. The idea is to make them easy to find when the book is ...
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LaTeX letter with addresses fields are in the right place - one under another

Perhaps, this question is stupid for some users, who has more experience, but I can't find any correct option (though I re-read KOMA-Script guide section about pseudo-lengths) therefore, please, ...
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Combined List of Figures and Tables?

Is there a way to have a List of tables and figures as one list? Currently I have \listoffigures \listoftables which generates two lists and starts a new page for each list. What I want is a list ...
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Overfull box with addmargin (KOMA-Script) and SideBySideExample (fvrb-ex)

Why does the following code produce an overfull error and how can I avoid that? \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{fvrb-ex} \begin{document} \begin{addmargin}[4em]{0em} ...
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scrbook: remove margin notes for index entries [closed]

I'm using the scrbook class. I don't like the way that my index entries are included as margin notes. How can I prevent the index entries from being shown in the margins? I consulted the KOMA-Script ...
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KOMA-Script scrbook: width of chapter and section number

I'm using KOMA-Script’s scrbook class and have problems with the Table of Contents. When the chapter number is too large, the chapter number is glued to the chapter heading. The chapter-section ...
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How to get headings indented as the first lines of paragraphs?

I would like the chapter and (sub)section headings to be indented as much as the first lines of paragraphs (\parindent value). By default using koma-script I get them aligned with left boundary of ...
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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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Section title in the table of contents

I have the following simple problem. The name of one of my sections is very long. Hence I decided to have a line break in its title. For the header I use a short version of this title. So it looks ...
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Change the chapter style in scrbook

Is there a way to change the chapter style in scrbook like in memoir with \chapterstyle{}?
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How can I create a titlepage without a newpage in the scrartcl class

I would like to create my own title in the scrartcl class. Using the titlepage environment gives me a new page, but I would like to suppress this page break. How can I do this? Edit: In general a ...
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How to avoid page overrun using scrreprt document? [closed]

I'm in the process of writing a requirements document and have been using a template based on the scrreprt document class. The problem I'm running into is that when I compile my document, in certain ...
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How to put both chapter and section name in the header of the page?

I'm working on a one-sided LaTeX document with document class scrreprt and I'm using scrpage2 to customize headers and footers of the pages. At the moment, the respective chapter name is shown in the ...
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Why should I *not* use the KOMA-Script classes?

I've heard a lot of recommendations to use the KOMA-Script document classes in place of the base document classes. I appreciate that there is a lot of added functionality, and customisation is easier. ...