A document class of the KOMA-Script bundle.

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Komascript chapter title position

I'm trying to format the Chapter title (I'm using Ubuntu which has komascript 3.12) using Tikz to add a minitoc. I can format the number and chapter prefix but the chapter title does not change ...
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How to center a longtable in scrbook

During a thesis project (in an scrbook) I try to center a longtable with data and graphics, which is always misaligned. On the search for a solution I stumbled upon a longtable MWE, that worked ...
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Class scrbook can't get \RedeclareSectionCommands[… to not skip after chapter

helping my wife with her master's thesis. Her faculty wants no more skip after headings than between normal lines and headings can be bold but not larger than 12pt. I am using ...
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Can't set border size in scrbook document

I'm trying to set page margins in my document, but nothing I tried actually worked. For example I tried \usepackage[total={17cm,25cm}, top=3cm, left=2cm, includefoot]{geometry} but didnt worked at ...
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Sub caption of table produces large white gap

For tables I need a caption above, and sub captions beneath the table, to define all abbreviations used in the tables. The solution I'm using so far results in a large white space after the table/ ...
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Sans serif appendix page

I'm using the scrbook class and \usepackage[toc,page]{appendix} for my appendices. The inserted appendixpage appears to be typeset in rmfamily. How can i change it to sans-serif? MWE: ...
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Problem with scrbook and scrpage2 when defining a new page style

I'm writing a cumulative dissertation in scrbook in which I have to embed multiple publications in PDF. This works all right with includepdf, but I thought it would be nice to keep the header and/or ...
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Chapter start on the right put text on the left

i'm using the classic thesis template. (edit: Actually, i'm not loading the sty anywhere, so I guess I'm just using srcbook? the sty is however in the same folder...) As many book templates chapters ...
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Table of contents in scrbook/komascript: add dots to chapter titles

I need to customize the appearance of my table of contents according to the requirements of a publisher. Here is a minimal example of what it looks like right now: \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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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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Combine independent LaTeX documents into one scrbook?

I have several independent LaTeX files, and i would like to combine them in one scrbook in a consistent way, so that each LaTeX document is a new chapter within the book. Moreover the page numbering ...
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Styling Part page with psvectorian

Hi I would like to insert one of the psvectorian ornaments between the part number and part title. It should look something like this: Here is my MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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can pandoc convert txt to latex input files?

i've just installed Pandoc on Kubuntu 14.04 and envision using it on a sort of homebrew markdown.txt files that will be used as chapters in a book (using koma script scrbook). The book already has a ...
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How to align the multiple author in scrbook/ book styles?

Here are my codes... \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,footinclude=true,headinclude=true,openany]{scrbook} \usepackage{graphicx,tikz,lipsum} \usepackage{transparent} \usepackage{eso-pic} ...
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too much spacing between equations and text if line before equation is full [duplicate]

I have a problem when equations appear in the text without a linebreak. It seems like an additional spacing before an equation is inserted, when the line before the equation is just full until the ...
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Increase spacing between text and symbol in Notations

I am using scrbook package to write my report. I am defining the list of notations as follows: \renewcommand{\nomname}{Notation} \renewcommand\nomgroup[1]{% \ifthenelse{\equal{#1}{R}}{% ...
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Using scrbook, how to suppress page numbers for all but several chapters in TOC?

I want to publish a book, and our publishing center style guide suggests the following style rules for the table of contents: Every book chapter and section must have its entry in TOC. If a book ...
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How to indent everything but titles?

While passing parskip=half to scrbook removes all indentation, I (unfortunately) should indent everything by 10 mm, excluding chapter/section/... titles. How can this be achieved easiest? I was ...
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How to add page numbers and rotated chapter title to the outer margin?

I'd like to have page numbers on the outer page border slightly bellow the center, and the current chapter title at the bottom but rotated 90 degrees counter-clockwise (i.e. to the left) such that it ...
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Moving page numbers from footer to header with scrbook

I'm trying to get a nice novel format in LaTeX. I found the following: % WITHOUT BLEED % US Trade => 6x9 \documentclass[paper=6in:9in,pagesize=pdftex, ...
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Different font sizes in ONE caption

Update: moewe's comment worked great. removing the package cmbright resolved the problem. when I try using \caption{ bla bla \tiny bla bla} in a normal scrbook document, I keep getting the following ...
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Koma-Script scrbook remove indention of entries within lof and lot

I'm trying to remove the indention of the entries within the list of figures and list of tables. Thus that the entries (here the entry 0.1 Test) are left aligned with the header. However, I can't ...
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The text is not flushed to the bottom in Koma-script [closed]

I have a problem using the scrbook class. Since I updated my miktex (and the koma-script package), I noticed that the vertical alignment of my document has changed. The bottom of the pages are now ...
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How to Specify left-side running headers in Koma class Scrbook

When compiling a document using the scrbook Koma class, the running headers on the left side of the page do not vary with the content on the page and instead uniformly read simply, "Content" ...
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Increase vertical distance between chapter title and chapter preamble (Koma Script)

I'm using Koma Script's scrbook for a document. I would like to insert some text above chapter headings, which can be done like this: \documentclass[chapterprefix=true]{scrbook} \begin{document} ...
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No section numbering in scrbook

I am using the scrbook class. In some chapters, I have sections so the elements therein get numbered x.y.z where x denotes the numbering of the chapter, y the one of the section and z the one of the ...
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How to set the section “range” onto the head? scrpage2, scrbook, titlesec

I want to get the "range" of the sections of one page into the headline. I use scrpage2 scrlayer-scrpage for changing the headline and scrbook as documentclass. I try to write a MWE: ...
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Is there commands regarded to scrlayer-scrpage and modifies the chapter page?

Is there any commands in the scrlayer-scrpage that can modify the background of the chapter (first) page? For example, my inner contents have backgrounds like this: ...
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Separate table of contents for appendix

We are working on a book (class scrbook) where we would like to have two separate table of contents: one at the beginning of the document for the actual "content" of the book and another one just ...
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Reproducing the Chapter-Picture Style of the Legrand Orange Book

I'm trying to reproduce the Chapter-Picture style of The Legrand Orange Book but with the scrbook class. Since the picture and chapter title is set by fancyhdr I can not just use the same code, as ...
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How to tell LaTeX/Koma-Script about preamble of book?

Example code: \documentclass[paper=a5,titlepage=firstiscover]{scrbook} \title{Nunc rutrum turpis} \begin{document} \maketitle \cleardoublepage \thispagestyle{empty} % preamble: Lorem ipsum dolor ...
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scrbook.cls missing even though koma-script is installed [closed]

i'm writing my master's thesis with texmaker and miktex. everything worked fine since two days ago. every time when i want to generate my tex-file the package-installation window pops up telling me ...
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scrbook - Three extremely simple questions about adjustment and font-styling

I have some (probably) really simple questions about a few adjustments in a scrbook-documents. Let's take the following minimum-example as the basis for my questions. Working minimum-example: ...
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scrbook - How to add one horizontal line above and one below the chapter-entry without (!) using titlesec?

I want to add one horizontal line above and one below the chapter-entry as well. Before using the scrbook-class, I used this simple solution made by titlesec-package: \newpagestyle{headrules}{ ...
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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) [closed]

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 ...