A document class of the KOMA-Script bundle.

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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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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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Where to place a two-page table of contents / list of figures?

In my Master's thesis, I use scrbook and start every chapter on odd pages. Now both my table of contents and list of figures span exactly two pages. My question is therefore more related to style and ...
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Page numbers vertically centered in the outer page margin

Even though it seems to be a non-standard position, I'd like to place my document's page numbers vertically centered in the outer page margin – i.e. where you usually have your thumb when you skim ...
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KOMA-Script scrbook: How to remove period after part

I'm using scrbook to typeset a document and I'm using \part for formatting the parts of it. The default output renders \part{Mytitle} into Part I. Mytitle Now I'd like to get rid of the ...
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How can I change the font of section numbers such as \thechapter?

I would like to change the font of the chapter and section numbers appearing in my titles. I found that I can change the number style from arabic to roman etc. but I couldn't find a way to change the ...
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Section open right in scrbook

Using scrbook, I would like sections to open on a new odd page, like chapters do. How can I achieve that?
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Prevent cleardoublepage in scrbook between chapters

For a new term paper i want to try out a template of our university which is based on scrbook. However, my first chapter is to short (1/2 page) that the second chapter follows after a \cleardoublepage ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Suppress empty page before chapter [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Chapter on the right side - How to turn it off? How do I remove empty pages before chapters? The following document renders as three pages; I just want two. ...
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How to reverse the changes in the headline formatting in scrbook?

A friend asked me for help, as there have been some changes in the formatting that scrbook provides, which is not good for an updated edition of a book. Currently, I am tweaking his sources in order ...
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How to set headsepline length?

I'm writing a document using scrbook document class and while I was able to set up all header and footer apparence, I can't find a way to set headsepline length (seems to follow \textwidth settings, ...
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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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Chapter list in TOC whilst using \chapter{} only

I have a fiction book to typeset and I am using scrbook class as I thought that it is very flexible. For every chapter beginning I am using \chapter{} command and leave the field inside {} empty, so ...
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Inserting a blank left starting page in a Koma-script book

I am finishing my dissertation, and I'm using the Koma-script scrbook class. My text starts on a right page, which is exactly what I want, but for printing I need to add a completely blank, unnumbered ...
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How to print Appendix A like Chapter 1

I get Chapter 1 Name of Chapter. But how to get Appendix A Name of appendix \documentclass{scrbook} \renewcommand*{\chapterformat}{% Chapter~\fontsize{80}{88}\selectfont\thechapter\enskip} ...
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How to embed output of one tex into another tex as figures?

I'd like to embed the slides of one of my tex files with documentclass beamer as thumbnails into another tex file with documentclass scrbook. For example: the slides of the beamer file shall be ...
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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 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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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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Customise Table of Contents header and heading

When using \tableofcontents my TOC gets generated like this: Why does the word Contents appear twice and what is the easiest way of changing it to only show the header and not the big heading. How ...
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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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Add chapter/appendix prefix in table of contents of scrbook with correct appendix running head

My first question is how to add the chapter or appendix prefix in the table of contents of scrbook class instead of the its default appearance. For example, in the figure below, I want to change the ...
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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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Switch to one-side layout in KOMA-Script scrbook

I'm using scrbook as document class for my thesis. The two-page layout is just fine in general, but I want the Appendix to be one-sided only. I read the following post Switch to one-sided mode in the ...
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Expanding command in \addchaptertocentry

I'm using a counter to increment months in a journal and the datetime package to turn the counter into months. The months then become chapter titles in the document, so I have something like this: ...
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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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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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Remove part numbering in backmatter

I want part numbering in the \backmatter to behave like chapters do (no numbering but included in ToC). I'm using scrbook as my document class.
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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 ...
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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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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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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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ToC on cover and continues on the second page

The design I am working on has the ToC as the cover, together with the title & author. There is a production restriction which the second page (inner cover) can't be printed. Please find the ...
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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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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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Change the chapter style in scrbook

Is there a way to change the chapter style in scrbook like in memoir with \chapterstyle{}?
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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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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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header and footer in scrbook

I am having a problem with the scrbook class. Since I am quite new to it I spent quite some time researching but somehow haven't found a way to resolve it. I am trying to write a LaTeX document for ...
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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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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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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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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 ...