A document class of the KOMA-Script bundle.

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Adding blank page

I am new in LaTeX and I am writing my thesis with it. My problem is when a chapter ends up to an odd number, automatically a blank page is added. But it doesn't work for an even page number I tried ...
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What are the downsides of \widowpenalty10000 \clubpenalty10000?

I am writing a book with the Koma script class (scrbook). Every now and then I get a single line at the bottom or top of a page ("orphans" and "widows", respectively). I am considering to prevent this ...
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Decorate “Contents” and “listof” pages with TiKZ in scrbook class

I'm using the scrbook class to write a document because of its high flexibility. The problem is when I tried to customize my chapters I succeeded in changing only the mainmatter chapters, but for ...
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How to reset \markright without breaking \sectionmark?

I'm using scrbook for a collection of papers. Every chapter has a different author, and is typeset with a custom command. I want the headers alternate between chapter and author (rather than whatever ...
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Strange problem with additional space when figure floats away

I am using fontspec, floatrow and subfig together. When a figure floats away an additional space is inserted at the place where the figure is in the text. In cases in which the line before the figure ...
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Scrbook headings style

I am trying to simplify the heading styles of the scrbook-class for use in my thesis, but am unable to find a way to stop the headings from being underlined and chapters being marked by their numbers. ...
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Headsepline next to chapter and section title instead of below

In this thesis - made with the memoir class - the author uses headseplines next to the header content instead of below: Is it possible to achieve the same with KOMAscript and scrlayer-scrpage, for ...
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Chapter and section number in margin and align chapter prefix with text in scrbook

I try to customize my chapter headings, without using additional packages like titlesec, as I'd like to avoid incompatibilities with all the other stuff around. I almost have what I want: ...
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Suggestion for font setup (urw-garamond)

So I've finished writing up my thesis with scrbook and I am currently exploring font options. I have already installed urw-garamond with the getnonfreefonts script and I am wondering if anyone could ...
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What environment is best for Copyright page in a createspace novel using scrbook class

I've tried adding page breaks within \frontmatter but it either sticks to the Titlepage formatting, or erases my Dedication page, or adds huge spacing with lineskips. Other experimenting resulted in ...
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scrbook pagemargins with titlepage [closed]

I've finished writing my Bachelor's thesis and want it printed like a book. So I need to make the inner margins a bit broader than the outer ones ("BCOR"). Additionally, I want my chapters always to ...
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Biblatex citations inside KOMA-script's dictum [duplicate]

I would like to use biblatex (specifically, biblatex-chicago) to cite an author inside the \dictum command of scrbook. Here's my MWE, which produces some errors. \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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enumitem & cref: referencing different exercises with cref for different chapters

I am using scrbook along with enumitem for exercises and cref for cross referencing. In my style file, I have set the following new list % Rename enumerate from item to exercise ...
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Formatting and Styling of Headers using titlesec in scrbook-class

I'm trying to write a book in LaTeX with scrbook class. I'm not that experienced in typography with TeX, nevertheless I would like to give my chapter-headings a special style. I found a very nice ...
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Koma Script handbook says chapters can start on any page using headings=openany?

On page 87 of THE GUIDE: Koma Script [2015-1-14] under the section "Structuring of Documents" the guide lists many "options" for changing the default output of \chapter sectioning, such as ...
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fancyhdr novel's pages need headers with CHAPTER ONE, TWO etc. spelled out

I'd like to use the fancyhdr package to have odd number pages with the chapter number spelled out, for instance, "CHAPTER ONE" OR "CHAPTER TWO" etc., and the even number pages with the actually title ...
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How to increase the footnote line length in Arabic with scrbook?

If I write in English the code below would work, but when I write in Arabic it won't! I want to extend the length of the footnote line to the whole text width. MWE ...
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Glossary with TexMaker

I'm trying to create a glossary using TexMaker on Mac OS X. TexMaker does not provide an entry called 'makeglossary' or the like in Preferences > Quick Build > Wizard. My build settings in the Wizard ...
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LaTeX is stretching vertical paragraph skip although parskip=false

How can I stop LaTeX from creating vertical space between paragraphs to fill the page although parskip=false is set (actually by default in scrbook). Usually not a problem it becomes really ugly when ...
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Page-wide Image in a two-column scrbook layout

In a document based on scrbook class and setup with twocolumn, I need to place an image that spans the textwidth. In the below example, using just the {figure*} environment and a 590px by 350px simple ...
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marginnote problem with word wrap - scrbook

Problem with marginnote Programcode \documentclass[% paper=a4,% fontsize=12pt,% twoside=true,% DIV=classic,% headings=openany,% headings=small,% version=last,% titlepage=true,% parskip=half+,% ...
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Two lines chapters with Koma-Script

I'm using Koma-Script (scrbook class). I want chapters with two lines: This is line number one which contains the title of the chapter This is line number two which contains the subtitle of the ...
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scrbook class leads to bitmap font but bookclss doesn't

I'd like to use the scrbook class and included the Gyre Heros font but for some reason does it not lead to the desired output (i.e. it quite different from the output that created by the book class) ...
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Prevent line stretching in list environment

I'm using the scrbook class with the default setting to use flushbottom. It seems that Latex like to stretch especially list environments to fill a page. I think a gap between paragrahs would be ...
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Include Chapter number in reference if target is in different chapter

I'm using a setup where the chapter numbers are in Roman and the normal referencing commands do not include a chapter reference: \renewcommand{\thechapter}{\Roman{chapter}} ...
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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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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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\chaptermark in tikz header (book design)

How can I add the current chapter and section to the node? \node[color=white, anchor=west] at ($(current page.north west) - (-10ex,3.5ex)$) {\ifnum\value{chapter}>0 \thechapter.~\chaptermark\fi}; ...
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Incompatibility of scrbook and fontspec in TeX-Live 2013 [closed]

Since updating to TeX-Live 2013 I am facing the following error: Compiling the following file by XeLaTeX ... \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} bla \end{document} ... ...
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scrbook and synctex don't work together

I have a larger document that uses scrbook as a basis. Since the doc is long, I rely on SyncTeX for direct and inverse searches. However, there are lots of parts in the document I can't jump to. I ...
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starred chapter in header? (scrbook)

is there a possibility to show the unnumbered chapters (starred chapters) also in the headings of scrbook? Here's a little code-example: ...
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Problems with danish symbols in chapter

I tried to use this code but have problems with the danish symbol "å": \documentclass[ 11pt, pagesize=auto, version=last, chapterprefix=true ]{scrbook} \usepackage[danish]{babel} ...
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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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How to move section number and section into margin with scrbook without titlesec

I need to move section number and section heading as shown in figure below. MWE \documentclass[12pt,twoside=semi]{scrbook} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[showframe]{geometry} ...
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fullwidth environment with sidenotes package

How to have fullwidth text. Odd page result is not expected one. Even page result is correct. \documentclass[twoside=semi]{scrbook} \usepackage{sidenotes} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} ...
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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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Changing the location of an element in the header using scrlayer-scrpage

In fancyhr \fancyheadoffset[LO]{\marginparsep+\marginparwidth} moves odd page left element in the header. Do we have any facility like this in scrlayer-scrpage? MWE \documentclass[12pt, ...
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Prepend 'Appendix' before 'A' using scrbook

I am writing my thesis and need to put 'Appendix' before the numbering (A, B, C, ...) in the table of contents (TOC), the chapter title and in the header. I'd also like for \autoref{} to output ...
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clash between mcode and scrbook

I want to include Matlab code in my document. The mcode package used to do a great job in combination with my scrbook document class. However, I recently updated my KOMAscript family to version 3.12 ...
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Fontspec with bibtex with accents give me a bug : “Missing \endcsname inserted. \char”

i try to get out of a 3 days trouble, hope for your help ! I just want to find my bibliography in my font without bug... I'm using \documentclass{scrbook}, & {Adobe Garamond Pro} font with ...
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Oversized (A4 height, but much wider) pages in A4 document - header / footer alignment needs to be changed

I have to include a large graphic in a A4 document, the figure fits into an A4 height, but is much wider. I used \pdfpagewidth=3.1\pdfpagewidth to increase the paper size, and included the figure. I ...
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scrbook with amsbook style header/footer

I am using scrbook. I like the look of the running heads and page numbering of amsbook. Is there a way to get the same style with scrbook? I already tried: ...
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Raggedbottom before Headings

I'm using the scrbook class, which uses flushbottom paragraphs by default. Usually this is OK, as a book looks better when the bottom part of the pages are aligned. But when a new section starts, a ...
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Avoid stretching at documentclass book

I have the following problem: If I have too much text on the page, that the tike-picutre doesn't fit on it any more, the text is stretched like If I delete a few lines it looks like I want it ...
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Koma-Script (scrbook): twocolumn formatting and wide equation problem

I use scrbook class (see bellow) in my book and sometimes I need typeset wide equation. \documentclass[% ,fontsize=12pt % ,a3paper % pagesize ,twocolumn ]{scrbook} ...
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KOMA-Script (scrbook): onecolumn table of contents & minitoc in twocolumn document

I have problem with formatting of my tables of contents. Please see my MNWE below. I would like to switch all of my tables into one column layout. I try to use solution from this tex.stackexchange ...
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How to remove a blank page after maketitle, scrbook

There appears a blank page between the title page and the table of content. Many had this problem, but no solution works for me, because no one used the scrbook class. ...
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No separated page for a table of content in a book class document [duplicate]

I am using a book class (exactly scrbook) for my paper. Still I don't want to have a separated page for my table of content -- the paper is a MSc thesis and I want the toc to start at the same page as ...
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Show sometimes only first author

assume there is a paper written by Foo and Bar. When there is a citation, I want to show sometimes(!) only the first author (Foo) and the rest of the time all authors (foo/Bar). The reason is that I ...
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Is the Standard LaTeX Book class capable of a Novel's dimensions, and the front back matter? [duplicate]

Can the standard LaTeX “Book” class adjust to the paper size and structure of a Novel sized book? It would be smaller than the standard dimensions that LaTeX seem to be setup for. The LyX dialog box ...