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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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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Wrong behaviour of wrapfigure environment when using “placement = outer”

I'm trying to place some pictures inside my text using the wrapfig package of Donald Arseneau with KOMAscript of Markus Kohm. The intention is to place the pictures partly in the margin area at the ...
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Float numbering does not include chapter when using \DeclareNewTOC

I use the \DeclareNewTOC command from the KOMA classes because it automatically produces hanging indents for the caption, same as the builtin floating environments like figure. However, unlike figure, ...
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Using ornaments from pgfornament in KOMA Script as headsepline

I want to use an ornament from the pgfornaments package as the headsepline in a KOMA-Script scrbook. A minimal working example of my document would be something like: ...
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KOMA - Set documentclass font to 9.5pt

I am using scrbook as documentclass and would like to setup the default font of the whole document to 9.5pt. Just like you do with 9pt, 10pt, ... : \documentclass[fontsize=9.5pt, DIV=calc]{scrbook} ...
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How to Specify Intermediate Font Sizes in Koma-Script?

According to the KOMA-Script manual, the KOMA-Script classes offer the feature of selection of any desired size for the main document font. In this context, any well known TeX unit of ...
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Switching from scrartcl to article

I help run a (science) summer camp where participants write up their reports in LaTeX. We have a custom class file that's used to format the reports and make it easier for us to produce a book, ready ...
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Bleed correction for chapterthumbs in KOMA

I want to send a dissertation document with chapterthumbs to the printing house. The document is written in KOMA-Script and a good solution for bleed correction is found here. Since chapterthumbs are ...
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port this template to lualatex

I am new to lualatex and I am trying to port the template at this link http://www.lorenzopantieri.net/LaTeX_files/TesiClassica.zip from pdflatex to lualatex. This template uses komascript, ...
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How to fix this MWE to show the chapterthumbs in KOMA-Script?

the compilation failure of the whole dissertation was narrowed down to this MWE below. For some reason the MWE fails to compile with the log file below: MWE This MWE is related to this post and this ...
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Customize appearance of chapterthumbs (scrlayer version) in this MWE

This question is similar to previous ones considering chapterthumbs -- answering this question will render them obsolete. How to get chapterthumb work in KOMA-Script? How to get chapterthumbs ...
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How to get chapterthumb work in KOMA-Script?

I came from here as I was looking for a way to get chapterthumb work according to the directions. I manually installed the chapterthumb.sty package into the texlive2013 distribution. However, the MWE ...
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How to get chapterthumbs match their chapter titles in KOMA-Script?

This is an add-on question to a previous one on chapterthumbs. Please consider the MWE below, the chapterthumbs are not matching the chapter titles (Discussion should appear instead of Materials & ...
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Problem with twocolumn ledger format in scrbook

currently I am trying to get a thesis in architecture into a ledger (tabloid, double letter) formatted srcbook document. The issue is that it should have twocolumns - at least for the main part of the ...
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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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scrlttr2: Position of the recipient's address

I have scrlttr2 based letter with source code given below. The letter will be printed on a windowed enveloped and I need to specify the exact location of the recipient's address box. How can I do ...
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KOMAScript on Microsoft

I recently recommended lyx to a fellow writer. He downloaded it onto his MS box, but the download evidently didn't include KOMAScript. Questions: Does the CTAN KOMAScript package run on MS? If ...
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KOMA-Script typearea and DIV

I was going through the KOMA-script Documentation and I found on page 32 a nice table with the type area according to the number of DIV you set up your document. Now, I MUST be doing something ...
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section header with markboth

I have used \markboth to specify specific text in certain sections of my document. Now in the middle part of the documents (the real chapters), I want to chapter name left and the section name right. ...
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Place chapter numbers in the margin and center chapter titles

This is follow up question from Section Numbering in "Convex Optimizaion" by Boyd et. al. with Koma Script. Is it possible, using the scrbook class, to place the chapter (section) numbers ...
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Unnumbered chapter in toc and heading

I'm writing a thesis using scrreprt and want the preface to appear as an unnumbered chapter. When I use \chapter*{Preface} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Preface} I get the correct entry in the ...
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Multiple Dictums for a chapter

I would like to have more than one quote at the start of a chapter. I am using the dictum environment with scrreprt. If I do two back to back dictums, it simply ignores the first and proceeds with the ...
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How to change \headsepline color in KOMA-Scriptclasses

At the moment I am working on a rather big project in which I typeset a lecture note for a professor of mine. I want to use the headsepline the KOMA Script Class offers, but I want it to have the same ...
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Subfig subcaption labels have wrong spacing with KOMAScript and colored labels

I observe a problem with the labels of subcaptions generated by the subfig package. The distance between label and caption is wrong, but only if I change the color with \addtokomafont and if the color ...
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Sections in ToC with links but without headings

I want to include some external documents (PDFs) in the appendix of the document I am writing. I would like to have these included documents listed in my table of contents, but no section heading ...
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Section Numbering in “Convex Optimizaion” by Boyd et. al. with Koma Script [duplicate]

I like the way the section numbering is typeset in the book Convex Optimization, i.e. the sections numbers are placed in the margin. How do I achieve this style with the scrbook class from the ...
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KOMA - Footnote for enclosure?

How can I add footnotes to enclosures using \encl? The code below is not working. \documentclass[version=last]{scrlttr2} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{letter}{Markus Kohm} ...
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nextfoot in scrlttr2

I do not understand some of the features the nextfoot variable has in the scrlttr2 KOMA-script class. \documentclass[]{scrlttr2} \pagestyle{headings} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Linux ...
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How can I insert a line break after the captionlabel (koma-script options)?

On page 125 in scrguien.pdf, the two lower captions have a line break after the label. How can I do the same for my captions? Is that even possible with built-in KOMA options? Looked for a good 15 ...
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How to get parts without prefixes?

I am using the class scrbook and I would like to have parts without prefixes (similar to the default chapters in scrbook), i. e. \documentclass{scrbook} \begin{document} \part{This Is Part One} ...
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Adjust spacing between linebreaks

I would like to adjust the spacing between two lines within a gather environment. My MWE is this: \documentclass[]{scrreprt} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \chapter{Chapter 1} Lorem ipsum ...
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How to use fncychap's style for \section?

I have a complex document which requires the use of many levels of document structures. In particular, the first two levels, \part and \chapter are reserved for meta-information while \section plays ...
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Undefined control sequence by reference LYX, MikTex

For each reference I put in to the document, I get the following error message. What should I do? Undefined control sequence Document Class: scrreprt 2013/12/19 v3.12 KOMA-Script document class ...
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How to reduce the margins

I am making a report using latex, it is looking fine but there is a really large space taken up by the margins. Here is the main tex file \documentclass[fontsize=13pt]{scrreprt} ...
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How to have titlesec like behaviour for a Koma Script

I am using \documentclass{scrartcl} which I believe is a Koma-Script type. I now wish to have each \section{} start in a new page, similar to what \usepackage{titlesec} offers, as shown on this ...
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How to remove toc title in KOMAscript classes?

In the "normal" classes one can remove the TOC title (the "Content" heading) with \renewcommand\tableofcontents{\@starttoc{toc}} But when I do this on KOMAScript classes (e.g. scrartcl) this also ...
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Headline adjustment

How can I adjust the chapter headline, so that the last line ends with the red box? And is there a way to move the whole chapter heading so that the word "chapter" is adjusted with the main text, i.e. ...
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\makechapterstyle{} for scrreprt (change chapter title format)

The memoir-class offers the command \makechapterstyle{} to define the look of all chapter titles (e.g. https://www.writelatex.com/1312879nbdvry#/3224717/) Is there a way to create something similar ...
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How to make \chapter and \part align right and get a quote under them?

Consider this example: http://jmvdveer.home.xs4all.nl/algol68g.pdf Section and chapter titles are set so they align with the right margin, how do I do that? and more importantly, how do I make them ...
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How to get Arial Narrow typeface in section header in pdflatex

I am new to LaTeX, so I hope this is not obvious, but have searched for straightforward documentation on how to do this and can't find it. I am creating a chapter for a book that has very specific ...
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Problem with dash using XeLaTeX

I am writting with LaTeX my bachelor thesis. I am using XeLaTeX because you can easily highlight text with the xesearch package. My problem is that words with a dash like HTML-Request are not broken ...
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KOMA-Script: How to colour just the section numbers

I have added a splash of colour to my thesis and found it looked quite nice. The theme is: Chapter and Section headings are a dark blue, and the numbering is a brighter blue. I managed to do this for ...
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How do I insert the section name into the header?

I'm trying to use fancyhdr to put the current section name into my header, but the below code just returns a blank header. I can display the current page number without a problem. ...
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adding blank page before chapter and after chapter latex

The blank page between every chapter disappeared and I tried to use \clearpage, clear double page, but it didn't work. Also in one of question here, it was said to use the following command: ...
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Reducing chapter and section spacing for scrbook

I'm using scrbook document class and using chapters and sections. The spacing between chapters and sections is quite large, too large for my taste (before and after the chapter and section). So my ...
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How to insert a personalised centred horizontal line separation in a thesis title page

I am trying to insert a horizontal line to separate the title of my thesis and the subtitle that simply describes that it is a PhD Tesis. However I have played around with \hrule and \hfill commands ...
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Something like \setkomafont{item}{\sffamily}

Just to confirm I didn’t overlook something: It’s possible in KOMA-Script to change the font of the item label in description lists, but neither the label of enumerate and itemize items nor the item ...
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Use \captionof in conjunction \subfigure?

I'm using the KOMA scrreprt class. I have a large figure with 6 subfigures, and a lengthy (but necessary!) caption explaining the figure that doesn't fit on the same page. I'm trying to use the ...
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Remove dots from TOC, have page numbers right after titles

When looking for some inspiration for how to come up with a template for my thesis, I came across the wonderful classicthesis package. Since I'm working on some very progressive material, however, I ...
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Header font in LyX

I would like to change the header font in my book ms from serif to sans serif. I've spent much time trying to find the answer on the web. I'm using book (KOMA script) and fancyhdr. Can some kind soul ...