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{typearea} is a package that allows to change the width and height of the textblock, while trying to conform to typographic rules.

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Error while converting to PDF

Edit I am using Lyx version 2.3.2 Regarding @Mensch comment: This comes after I downloaded mikitex fonts for Hebrew, and tried to install and reinstall several times. in The past, using an older ...
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Change foot height for different page styles

I am using the scrlayer-scrpage package to set page head and foot differently for the first page and subsequent pages: The first page has only a foot, but no head, and all other pages only have a head,...
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Change layout or borders of my document without package {geometry}

I want to set the borders of my scrartcl document. Right now im doing this: \documentclass[12pt,listof=totoc,bibliography=totoc]{scrartcl} \usepackage[left=3cm,right=2cm,top=2.4cm,bottom=2cm]{...
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typearea warning in connection with algorithm2e package

I'm trying to remove some warnings from my thesis but there is one I cannot understand at all. It's some strange interaction between the typearea package and the algorithm2e package. Here's a mwe: \...
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Adjusted outer margins inside a document

I am trying to adjust margins inside my document. I have a rather unusual request: I would like to increase the outer margins in a specific section. Example: \documentclass[fontsize=9pt,a5paper,...
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DIV in scrartcl (KOMA) not resulting in changes

I have a scrartcl document (KOMA package). I want to change the DIV, making my textarea bigger. I tried \documentclass[DIV=12]{scrartcl} But that does not change anything. When I try \...
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Typearea Problem using twocolomn Layout in scrartcl document

Running this code: \documentclass[a4paper,twocolumn,DIV=calc]{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[...
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Changing Type Area for Full-Page Floats with no Headings

Consider a document with a couple of full-page floats. These float pages you've assigned the empty page style, as you've considered it unnecessary and distracting to retain, on these pages, the ...
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Difference between DIV=calc and default DIV for Koma Script class scrbook

I find strange in the example bellow that when I activate the option DIV=calc for the document class scrbook the calculated DIV value for the document becomes different than the predifined values in ...
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KOMA-Script: Why does “DIV=calc” destroy the initial geometry?

Why does the DIV=calc-command modify the whole layout geometry, even if the binding correction BCOR is set to 0mm? Let's have a look at two simple examples to explain my question. 1. Example In the ...
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figures and the captions do not get centered on an A3 page in A4 document and page numbering gets changed

I wrote the code below in which an A3 is inserted into an A4 document. once A3 is inserted all the formatting gets messed up. I tried several solutions and now many problems's been solved. but, still ...
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Override package default options

I'm writing my thesis using the package arsclassica and the scrreprt document class provided by KOMA-Script. arsclassica.sty in its implementation sets (line 14): %***********************************...
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Strange issue with DIV, Setspace, and font in KOMA Class

I am writing a thesis which is almost ready and includes the setspace package like this; \usepackage{setspace} For TOC and references is use singlespacing and onehalfspacing for the rest. However, I ...
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How to specify the font for use by the `typearea` package?

One of the factors that the typearea package takes into account in calculating the page layout is the font. There is a typearea option for specifying the font size (namely, fontsize), but I haven't ...
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Koma-Script areaset and footlines

It seems like that the options footlines and footheight are ignored if areaset is used. Consider the following MWE \documentclass[footheight=30pt]{scrlttr2} \usepackage{scrlayer-scrpage} \pagestyle{...
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How to change the paper margins for a single page in KOMA Script? [closed]

Well, after set the document in a half legal paper page, now I need to create the front page for the document (a PhD thesis) according to the University guidelines. In a nutshell the challenge is to ...
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Conversion of page Geometry to Typearea with scrbook Koma Script

I've read that I shouldn't use the geometry package with KOMA-Script. So, I would like to convert my page layout to something similar using Koma-Scripts built in typearea features. \documentclass[...
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How to increase \textheight, without changing the topmargin

Using KOMA-script classes I'd like to increase the \textheight of my text area. I can do so with the command \areaset{\textwidth}{1.1\textheight} of KOMA-script's native typearea package. However, in ...
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komascript - typearea bug [duplicate]

So I have this letter template, which used to work fine until recently. I know there was a bug in the komascript classes <3.21. My distro maintainer (Arch Linux) has upgraded komascript to 3.21. ...
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Setting KOMA-Script document in half legal paper

I need to resize a letter sized document into a page with a half legal paper size. I'm using KOMA-Script class scrbook, but I can't get it using typarea. Surelly I'm doing something wrong. I read this ...
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scrlttr2 & lualatex: Missing number, treated as zero [duplicate]

I can compile the following example with pdflatex (even though it complains about the missing babel package) , but not lualatex from TeX Live 2016: \documentclass{scrlttr2} \begin{document} \begin{...
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lualatex breaks after update to texlive 2016 [duplicate]

After I install the texlive 2016 (schema full), I got the error: ! Missing number, treated as zero. by compiling the code below with lualatex:: \documentclass[]{scrbook} \title{Test} \begin{...
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MacTex 2016 Compile Generates Errors

I have recently updated Mactex to version 2016. Using TexStudio (latest version) previously, using MacTex 2015 my files compiled with no errors. Now, using Mactex 2016 a compile of five different main....
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How to define margin for pdf doc?

I have the problem that my output pdf has the wrong margin between left and right. you can see it in the pic below: The problem is, I need the opposite way. left have to be wide and right narrow. How ...
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“smaller” footline in scrreprt

I want to use a smaller (as in height). I read in the KOMA-Script documentation that increasing the DIV value will reduce the size of headers and footers and enlarge the typearea (where the main part ...
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Changing the top margin of one single page with typearea package

I have a bit of an exotic problem. I have a large document and want to extend the vertical margins of one specific page (publication list) in order to fit everything into one page. Extending the ...
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Warning, using: typearea, a5, BCOR=8mm, DIV=calc

can you please help me to avoid the warning that arises by using: twoside=true, fontsize=10pt, BCOR=8mm, \recalctypearea Here is my example: \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage{microtype} \...
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Changing the font size in koma-script modifies page margins

I'd like to use the koma-script scrartcl class with a font size of 10pt, but when I use the document option 10pt, not only the font size decreases but also the space user for the text. Especially the ...
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Typearea setting except for frontmatter

Is it possible to get a page layout for a document with typearea package EXCEPT for frontmatter (the cover of my thesis), which should be a classic book-oneside documentclass? my current code (...
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Define page layout in geometry similar to Koma Script with DIV 12

I want to define a page layout in geometry that has similar values as that defined by KOMA script. Unfortunately the values that I provide for geometry do not end up in the design as expected. This ...
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DIV and BCOR setting in KOMA (best practices)

I have been playing around and I now realize it is possible to set the type area using a KOMA class by a couple of ways, and I'll like to know which is the correct one. \documentclass[% a4paper, 12pt,...
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How to obtain golden ratio for KOMA article class

I use \documentclass[11pt,captions=nooneline]{scrartcl} and I would like to know how I can achieve better margins than default. Apparently, the typerea package can help but I find the documentation ...
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Change paper format for scrbook class (using package typearea)

I try to use scrbook class, and play with basic options - paper size. I know that is based on KOMA script and for these reasons I should use package typearea instead package geometry. See MNWE: \...
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different type areas on even/odd pages

in some (very rare) cases, it might be desirable to have the type area, particularly the text width, be different on even and odd pages. Let's say we're typesetting a textbook that's supposed to have ...
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Classicthesis Vertical Margins

I've been using the classicthesis package to write my master's thesis and now that I was getting the entire thing ready for printing I ran into some trouble. The thing is that I'm not really satisfied ...
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KOMA-Script footer margins

I am doing one-page documents with title and I need more space so all text can be put on that page. I achieve this by \typearea{12}. What happens is that the footer margin gets absurdly large (say, ...
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BCOR not part of paper dimensions

First of all: This is my first attempt using to the KOMA-classes. It seems to me that the binding correction is not taken into account in what I am trying right now. If I understand typearea right, ...
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How to configure KOMA classes such that the bottom margin of a page equals its top margin?

I know that I could simply use the geometry package but is there a way to invoke that behaviour directly in the classes? As far as I know, KOMA always tries to keep the bottom margin twice the size ...
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Making one margin bigger to allow margin notes in KOMA script

I want to add margin notes using KOMA script's \marginline. I don't want to get into the tricky business of manually setting a lot of typearea lengths myself, I just want to make the outside margin a ...
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Underfull vbox and typearea warnings with Koma-Script and a5paper

I have this in the preamble: \documentclass[a5paper]{scrbook} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[light,oldstylenums,...