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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Properly top align caption beside threeparttable using KOMA-script

Things look pretty good without threeparttable. Uncomment threeparttable and tablenotes results in the caption riding up into the previous paragraph. \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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KOMA-Script captionbeside and custom floats

In a KOMA-Script report, I want to use a custom float for algorithms and display an algorithmic-environment with a caption right next to it instead of below. Apart from the fact that I have to wrap ...
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Pagestyle wrong after \cleardoublepage [closed]

Using KOMA-script I have problems with a twosided document. I want my sections to start on an odd page, so i use \cleardoublepage before starting the next section. I want the section title to be ...
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\endnote inside \author tag

I have a rather complicated document of the {scrartcl} class, derived from the .tex file I downloaded off this page http://www.howtotex.com/templates/template-added-two-column-color-article/ I try to ...
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KOMA-Script Headlines: Problem with underlining and pagestyle on onesided-print

I've got some code provided by Markus Kohm (KOMA-Script author) in „Die TeXnische Komödie“ (members journal of german TeX users group) volume 3/2012. He's showing how to easily modify the headlines ...
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layout section heading

Language requires the following layout for section headings: b. The number and the following period should be in boldface; the heading text should be in SMALL CAPITALS. d. Do not use more than two ...
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How to change “Appendix A” to “Appendix”

I'm using Lyx, Book(Koma-Script) document class. Everything seems to work OK except I've been fiddling around for ages trying to change the name of my single appendix in the TOC from "Appendix A. Blah ...
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Part title in list of figures and tables?

I'm using KOMAScript. I have a \listoffigures and a \listoftables. My document has several \part{}'s. In the two lists the figures and tables are already grouped (small vertical space) by the ...
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Access the title when defining page headers?

I'm trying to wrap up some stuff into a document class that I have always coded manually into the document files so far. During this, I ran into a problem. Given the following MWE ...
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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, ...
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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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Get rid of the word “equation” in cross references

I'm using the thesis template that comes with LyX and whenever I make a cross reference for an equation it comes along with the word "Equation XX.YY" and I just want the number "XX.YY". The document ...
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Modifying a letter with scrlttr2

I'm writing my first letter with LaTeX, and I need some help: I need to put the address of the sender on the upper left side of the page. Put my name in the lower right part of the page. I would ...
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Have \cleardoublepage working in oneside scrreprt

That seems quite elementary, but I didn't find the answer. How can I have the \cleardoublepage command work in a oneside environment? That seems kind of odd to ask for that, but I have to send an ...
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Changing footnote label font in KOMA classes

How can I change the font used for the footnote marker in the body of the text, especially in the KOMA classes? KOMA-Script lets me change the footnote font label in the footnote, e.g. ...
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KOMA-Script scrbook: How to remove period after part

I'm using scrbook to typeset a document and I'm using \part for formatting the parts of it. The default output renders \part{Mytitle} into Part I. Mytitle Now I'd like to get rid of the ...
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Creating a list of abbreviations with KOMA-Script

I could not find the commands for creating a list of abbreviations with KOMA-Script. Could someone please tell it to me? Also could someone please tell me if the abbreviations list has to be at the ...
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write to back page of part

I have defined (using koma-script), that chapters only start on the right side. The same applies to part pages. So far this is ok. But now I want to insert a contents list (using titletoc) on the ...
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Different vertical spacing (parskip) between concurrent section titles and paragraphs

I'm trying to remove the spacing between section headings, but maintain the paragraph to section heading spacing. Even though I set titlespacing before and after to *0, there is still spacing - quite ...
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KOMA-Script: Adjust text region based on header height

I'd like to put an image into the headline using scrpage2, but the text runs through the image, because the height of the headline seems not to be adjusted. The KOMA-Script documentation doesn't seem ...
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Why is parskip=half messing up the spacing in mdframed?

without parskip: parskip=half: \documentclass[parskip=half]{scrartcl} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{thmtools} ...
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How to use Koma-script only to change font size? [duplicate]

I've been using \documentclass{article}, but would like to set a default font outside the range of that document class. The recommended solution I found on tex.exchange was to use KOMA-script, but ...
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Lowercase small caps in section/subsection/…

I'm interested in setting the titles of section and more in lowercase small caps. And I don't know how to automatically achieve this. \documentclass{scrartcl} \setkomafont{sectioning}{\scshape} ...
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komascript/scrpage2: odd page header in passages without a \section (two-sided docs)

Suppose you have a two-sided document. The even page's header contains the title of the current chapter; the odd page's header contains the title of the current section. Nothing too fancy, and pretty ...
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How to manipulate headsep only on text pages

The space between headings and chapter or section titles is a frequently answered issue. But what if I want to keep that distance but reduce the space between heading and text on pages without a ...
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ToC on cover and continues on the second page

The design I am working on has the ToC as the cover, together with the title & author. There is a production restriction which the second page (inner cover) can't be printed. Please find the ...
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Heading number in margin using titlesec and/or komascript

Using titlesec and/or komascript how do I format all headings so the number is left aligned in the margin, the title to the right, with a horizontal rule underneath it all (from margin to text width ...
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srcbook doesn't seem to work with synctex [closed]

I have bigger TeX document and I'm using srcbook with the following customisations: ...
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LaTeX CV, change pagenumber position

I am preparing my CV in germany using the currvita Package. Unfortunally the pagenumbers on the bottom of the page are not really at the bottom of the page. There is something like 5 cm between the ...
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When writing my own document class, certain options don't get passed to base class. Why?

I'm trying to create my own class using scrbook as a base class, and biblatex as for my bibliography. Consider this MWE: \documentclass[bibliography=totoc,fontsize=12]{scrbook} ...
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Customizing the header with fancyhdr

I am writing a report using the scrreprt KOMA class. Currently my header looks like this: Introduction is the chapter name. I would like to make two changes to it: I would like to have the ...
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margin note left of an equation? [closed]

How is it possible to place a margin note left of an equation? I'm using scrartcl from KOMAScript. I set \reversemarginpar, then I tried with \marginnote from the package marginnote and also with ...
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Printing on A4 - standard classes vs. KOMA-Script classes

As I'm located in Europe the standard paper size is A4. So far I was normally using either \documentclass[a4paper]{article} or even simply \documentclass{article}. Recently I spotted sections (1.1) ...
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How to remove the chapter prefix only from a Preface chapter in scrbook? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding numberless chapters to the table of contents how can I remove "1" from the Preface chapter: \documentclass{scrbook} \begin{document} \tableofcontents ...
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Adding foldmarks in KOMA-script but NOT scrlttr2

Is there an easy way to add foldmarks in KOMA-script classes? I am aware of the foldmarks-option in scrlttr2, but that works only in scrlttr2.
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Headers and page numbers in external borders

I am trying to recreate in *TeX the same aspect that you can see in the following picture showing a document that I created a while ago with MS Publisher. As you can see, page numbers are rendered ...
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How to uppercase heavily customised sections (sectsty+fontspec)?

I am trying to customise the aspect of a scrbook to look like a book I have. In my case, sections should be formatted as follows: the font face should be Conques Demi, the font size 26 pt, the font ...
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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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lmodern font - caption “font-style” [closed]

I am using the lmodern font-package and noticed, that the font on the chapter and section captions (also table of contents) slightly differs from the main document-title etc. I don't know if this is ...
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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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Display short title and long title (both) in a caption?

The syntax for a caption is \caption[listoffigures/tables text]{Text actually displayed under picture/table} But what I would like to have is something like this: If I use the above command, the ...
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suppress an entry from list of figures/tables in koma script

While I don't regret switching a thesis to KOMA script, I do (sometimes) regret stopping using the caption package even though it works fine with scrreprt! I need a solution that won't require using ...
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capmargin for multiline captions but centered for oneline

The koma class scrbook centers oneline captions if not given captions=nooneline. However, settings setcapmargin (\setcapmargin{0.05\textwidth}), also one line captions are left aligned with the ...
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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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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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Force scrbook class to have only oneside option

In my custom .cls class file I'm using the following code \LoadClass[10pt,twoside=true,open=right,cleardoublepage=empty,chapterprefix=true]{scrbook} This is ok, but I would like to force oneside ...
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Using Koma-Script's scrartcl class as an American academic: suggested changes?

It was recommended to me when I first started using LaTeX (not too long ago) and asked a question about footnotes to use Koma-Script's scrartcl class because of its /deffootnote command. Browsing ...
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Text wrapping a footer in a specific LaTeX template

I'm new to LaTeX (<48hrs experience) and am currently writing up a whitepaper using a the "Technical Report" template available through TeXnicCenter (code available at ...
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double-page spread chapter page with chapter number

I'm creating a thesis which should have a double-page spread chapter page with an background image. I'm almost there, however when using \thechapter is gives me the previous chapter number, wich ...
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Reduce spacing after heading of List of Figures

I have some issue with my LaTeX document. It uses scrbook class and I don't like the chapter spacings in the List of Figures. For the actual content, the spacing is nice, but in the LOF, I'd like to ...