A document class of the KOMA-Script bundle.

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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 ...
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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 ...