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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scrlayer-scrpage pagestyle on interleaf pages

I want to change the pagestyle of the interleaf pages. My current example: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[headsepline=1pt]{scrlayer-scrpage} \ohead{\pagemark} \ihead{\headmark} \chead{} ...
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Separate table of appendices - Captions not displayed in new list

I used a previous approach to create a separate list of appendices that also shows up in the TOC. Described here: Appendix in scrreprt - Separate table of appendices but mentioned in original TOC ...
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scrlttr2 document fails with datetime2 package

When using the datetime2 package in a scrlttr2 document, I get the error: /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/latex/datetime2/datetime2.sty:368: LaTeX Error: \today undefined. See the LaTeX ...
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KOMA-Script and vertical spacing after paragraph headline

I'm currently having troubles changing the vertical spacing from a paragraph headline to the succeeding body text. What I want to have is a newline after the paragraph heading. As I understood the new ...
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BibTex citing format: Hide Indices/key for CV

For my CV (pdflatex) I like to add my publications (BibTex) but a can't get rid of the keys/indices for the cite entrys. Unfortunately I like to use a special mstyle.bst file (I hadn't made myself) ...
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Latexmk and KOMA-Script tocstyle package compile errors

I'm trying to use the KOMA-Script package together with latexmk wich produces folling compile error: Latexmk: Summary of warnings: Latex failed to resolve 20 reference(s) Latexmk: applying rule ...
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PHD/Master/Bachelor Thesis: Which Document Class to Choose [closed]

As I already mentioned in my previous question, I intend to give a LaTeX introduction to phd students. Most of them will already be using LaTeX somehow but their knowledge will be random. I want to ...
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KOMA-Script: Wrong alignment of roman numbers

I'm encountering the same problem as in "roman numbers too wide in table of contents" and in "In table of contents, long page numbers intrude on right margin despite plenty of available space". I'm ...
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Is there a good tutorial / getting-started-guide focused on the KOMA-Script way?

So, I'm pretty new to LaTeX. I've been told in many places to use KOMA-Script document-classes instead of the standard ones; but it's also been mentioned that after doing so, you can't use a plethora ...
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Omit the date in \maketitle *without blanking the date*

So, this is building on Omitting the date when using \maketitle; but I'd still like to include the date in the page footer. This means \date{} isn't an option. (Of course, I'd like to get rid of the ...
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change font of glossary entry (glossaries, scrreprt)

When using glossaries to display acronyms within a scrreprt document, the acronyms in the list of acronyms will be printed in bold sans serif. I would like to have the (bold) serif font, however. How ...
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Why does KOMA-Script mix serifs and sans-serifs?

This might be slightly off-topic, but still I'll give it a try, and other TeX-users might be interested as well. Consider this minimal example: \documentclass{scrartcl} \begin{document} ...
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Get Values of \chapterheadstartvskip from KOMA Script

A colleague of mine asked me about the spacing used in KOMA script's scrreprt, because she would like to use the same spacing in her Word document (no room for discussion here, believe me I tried to ...
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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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Customizing chapter and section style (scrbook)

I have found a very cool custom style for chapter and section headings (It is from Customizing Chapter style in scrbook): \documentclass[ 11pt, pagesize=auto, version=last, chapterprefix=true ...
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Header and Footer does not show on second page (scrlttr2)

i wanted to create a formal letter but the header and the footer does not appear on the other pages than the first one My Document looks like this: \include{absender.lco} \documentclass[% ...
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Why does \typearea affect page/paper size?

I'd like to use the \typearea package in order to properly calculate the size of the text block. However, invoking the package sets the paper size at A4, and I want to use a smaller size. Here's a ...
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Section title with runin and KOMA class?

I would like to have section titles with runin so that there is no newline after the section title. This can be done with \documentclass{article} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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How to avoid a text body-addressee clash on scrlttr2 letter when multiple addressees are listed?

In trying to use the scrlttr2 package, with a letter address to lots of multiple parties, there is clash/crash between the body of the letter, and those to whom the letter is addressed. In other words ...
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generating a table in koma-script class

We generate a multicol document using the scrartcl document class. Taking the sample below data, we see when we use the \begin{table}[h] command no table is generated in the multicols section. If we ...
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Giving headlines a background color spanning across the entire typearea

I posted this at stackoverflow and got redirected here. This does indeed look like a better place to ask. I would like to decorate my headlines (section, subsection, etc.) by adding a background ...
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Comparing koma variable to string

I can't quite figure out how to compare a koma variable with a string by using \usekomavar{..}. I want to set another koma variable depending on the value of the first. So I want something like this ...
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How to make a header show a continuing section's title?

Goal: I want the reader to know which section he is in, even if a section was page-wrapped. I've been using \renewcommand{\sectionmark}[1]{\markright{#1}} previously and then \fancyhead[C]{\sffamily ...
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Typesetting exercise sheets

I want to typeset weekly exercise sheets for students. Typically, one sheet consists of 2-5 exercises. Additionallly, a version including solutions shall be provided for the tutors. Since more or ...
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Most useful additions in KOMA-Script?

(Background: I'm a beginner who will mostly use LaTeX for university articles and reports, but no math. Also, as I reside in Canada, the German typography conventions, which I understand KOMA-Script ...
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Downsides of switching from default LaTeX document classes to KOMA-Script variants? [duplicate]

I'm considering switching from the article class to KOMA-Script's scrartcl, due to the availability of a \subtitle environment - a rather weak reason. I've read the list of useful features / benefits ...
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line numbers across multicols in scrartcl

The answer to the following question suggested by @IanThompson with left and right column numbers works sufficiently when we use \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} However I am using a different ...
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Including a signature image in scrlttr2

Hi there: I have a letter template using scrlttr2 and I am trying to insert a signature image. I was using the code posted here texblog and it sort of works. It throws an undefined sequence error, ...
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List of Table, Koma-script: how to not have the entire caption? [duplicate]

I use the KOMA-script to write the thesis and when i call the \listoftables I would like to modify some entries. For example, for the following table: \begin{table} \centering ...
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Theorem/Definition/Lemma/etc independent numbering in Lyx

I am using the Koma-script book class in Lyx. By default, theorems, definitions, lemmas, and so on, follow the same numbering. So after "Theorem 1" comes "Definition 2", then "Lemma 3", and so on, ...
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Larger footnote numbers with hang option not appearing as superscript in enumerate [duplicate]

I have the problem, that my footnote number does not appear as superscript at the word. Instead it appears as normal number directly after the word. This is part of a template I should use. However, ...
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Book (Novel) Layout

I would be grateful for any advice please. I would like to format section headings with the Mathilde font. However, I receive an the error: File ended while scanning use of \scr@ttl@@extract. Usage ...
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Issue with KOMA fontsize=10.5pt option and onehalfspacing setting for setspace

My document isn't compiling anymore as soon as I use a fraction as fontsize in \documentclass[fontsize=10.5pt]{scrartcl}. Compilation breaks at \usepackage[onehalfspacing]{setspace} with the error ...
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Reducing the huge space before the first line of the KOMA letter class

How can i reduce the vertical space to the start of the letter? \documentclass[fontsize=12pt,firstfoot=false]{scrlttr2} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{% ...
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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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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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How can I have multiple lines in a header or footer using scrpage2?

For an assignment at university I have to copy a lay-out template that is provided in Word but I want to use LaTeX. For this, I need to have two lines in the footer. How can I achieve this using ...
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How do I make pages which were “intentionally left blank”?

I have a scrbook document with an openright option, i.e. every once in a while a blank left page appears in the document. Not that I really want to do this, but how could I include the infamous "This ...
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Section title gradient

Background Writing a manual using KOMA Script. The default fonts are perfect and should not be changed. Problem KOMA Script produces the following section outline: The desired outline looks ...
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Understanding headers in scrartcl

I would like to get a better understanding, why using fancyhdr is not recommended using scrartcl. So far I haven't had any problems using them together but the output is always complaining that I ...
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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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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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scrpage2 conflict with fancyhdr

This is a followup to How can I add “page # of ##” on my document? The MWE below works fine with the scrpage2 line commented out, but not with. With that line uncommented, I get the error: Class ...
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Use headsepline without reducing the text body height

In a document that uses the class scrreprt and the page style headings, how can a horizontal line under the header be introduced with class option headsepline=true without decreasing the text body ...
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Code involving mdframed and scrlttr2 that compiled with TL 2014 but does not compile with 2015

The following code used to compile with TeX Live 2014, but does not compile with TeX Live 2015. I now get the error: ! Missing \endgroup inserted. <inserted text> \endgroup ...
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How can I add these information at the titlepage?

How can I add the name of university and the name of supervisor at the title page of my thesis? Do I have to add a command before or after \maketitle? \begin{document} \title{ Blabla } ...
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Overfull \hbox warnings for the glossary option “style=long” when using KOMA-Script?

I always get an overfull \hbox warning when I compile a glossary with the glossaries package and the option style=long. Also the warning occurs only with KOMA-Script classes and not with the standard ...
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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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titlesec is not properly working with koma script

I am new to latex and I am using titlesec for formatting the chapter headings with titlesec. \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\bfseries\huge} ...
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\sectionformat in Koma classes with babel [spanish]

I can't modify the \sectionformat in KOMA classes when using the spanish option in {babel}. Is there any direct fix (I mean, without recurring to {titlesec})? \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[% ...