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phantom command not working in beamer poster template

I am using the Jacobs Landscape beamer poster template, and want to simply add a little phantom space at the beginning of a line within a block, but whatever I have inside the {} prints. The block is ...
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Beamer pdf generated with pdflatex on Linux won't open with Windows/Adobe Reader

Apologies if this question is a duplicate, but I couldn't find anyone with the same problem as me: I'm using TexMaker 4.1 to compile .pdf's with the pdflatex command. My operating system is Linux ...
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beamerposter theme custom options similar to \author?

I'm making a beamerposter theme and would like the theme user to be able to pass a text similar to the way author name is passed using \author and \insertauthor. (Actually I want to pass the path to ...
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Conf poster headline customization: title background, logos

I am trying to customize a conference poster I have taken here: http://www.njohnston.ca/2009/08/latex-poster-template/ First of all, I would like to add a background color to the main title only (not ...
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How can I add title like command?

I am making a poster where I edited an existing style \setbeamertemplate{headline}{ \vskip4.5cm \hskip14cm \mbox{% \begin{minipage}[r][][c]{\dimexpr\textwidth-15cm\relax} ...
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footnote for beamer block

I am stuck with this footnote problem: within a beamer block, I have two columns, left column has a figure, right column has some text. Now I want to add a footnote for the right column, while the ...
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Alignment issue while using the Berkeley theme in Beamer

I have an alignment problem with my frames when used in the Berkeley theme. The frame overlaps to the left hiding the bar behind. Could you help me to solve this. Please refer the screenshot. ...
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Stop all hyphenation in beamerposter [duplicate]

I'm using beamerposter for the first time. I want to prevent all hyphenation. How can this be done?
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Horizontal line below the title section does not cover the entire document

I would like to draw a horizontal line below the title section in a beamer poster. The problem is that the line under the title does not encompass the entire document, and only covers 3 columns (from ...
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beamer: make a picture stay in the foreground

I am trying to write some style file for a poster framework, we can use. The header is almost ready: \setbeamertemplate{headline} { \begin{beamercolorbox}[ht=15cm]{headline} ...
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Margins/Borders in the figure environment

I am designing a poster using the beamerposter package. Many of the blocks I have on this poster have, as to be expected, figures. My problem is that, in many cases, the figures are at the end of the ...
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Adding a frame footnote in beamerposter creates blank page at beginning

If I use a footnote within a column, that footnote is in an inconvenient place (at the bottom of that column), so I solved that by using the [frame] option, which puts the note at the bottom of the ...
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Justify text beamer poster

I was trying to modify the style of this template (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/dreuw-deselaers-poster). I can not justify the text inside of each block. I tried modifying the style and tex ...
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Increase font size in a .sty file [duplicate]

I've a .sty file that contains the theme for a beamerposter file. I'm trying to increase the font size of the blocks (for both the title and the text within it), but whatever change I do, nothing ...
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pgfkeys: I do not know the key '/tikz/triangle 60'

Here I am back again with a new question. I try to make a poster with beamerposter. Now I would like to draw a arrow with tikz, but I get this error message pgfkeys: I do not know the key ...
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How do I generate a title in beamerposter?

I am trying to generate a title for my poster using beamerposter and it seems to be unnecessarily difficult. In the following example code, the usage of maketitle causes a full-page title, while I am ...
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Connected balloons

I'm trying to make a poster in the format of comics. Apart for the fact that tikZ does not work in an amazing way with beamerposter, my idea was to create a sort of comics, with interconnected ...
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Shortened bibliography style based on abbrv.bst; shortened author list, title omitted

I'm using beamer, beamerposter and natbib and hope to include very short bib entries in a bibliography, bottom right, on a poster. In the file abbrv.bst found here the function for formatting author ...
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Error by writing multiline equation in beamer

Following beamer syntax generates an error: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Sys} $$Y \sim \left\{\begin{matrix} \chi_{2N}^2,~~~~~~~~~:H_0\\ \chi_{2N}^2(2\gamma),~~~:H_1 \end{matrix}\right$$ $$f_Y(y) = ...
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Want to make the Poster?

I want to make the poster for Mathematics Games in same writing format
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Beamer (Latex) Customized Formats [duplicate]

I hereby attached a pdf snapshot of a sample Beamer Copy Will you please suggest me how to get this output in Latex I am looking forward to your support. Thank you
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All blocks of beamerposter should be of same height

I will greatly appreciate your help with this question. I use beamerposter and want all the blocks (across various columns) to be of the same height (= max height of among all other blocks). I came ...
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Changing text font color and views

%============================================================================== %== template for LATEX poster ================================================= ...
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Conference Announcement poster help

I have been asked to create a poster announcing a conference (Please note that this is not a poster presenting a topic at a conference but the announcement of the conference itself). I was wondering ...
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Sans serif fonts in block headers while using another package [duplicate]

I'm brand new to TeX and am making my first beamerposter. I'm using XeLaTeX and I like the package pxfonts for the math and the body text. However, I'd like to have sans serif text in the block ...
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basic beamerposter example, keyval error

I found a beamerposter example at this url: http://www-i6.informatik.rwth-aachen.de/~dreuw/latexbeamerposter.php The content suggests that a number of packages may be required, therefore, I use the ...
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Insert Graphic in Title Section of Beamer Poster

How can I insert a graphic on the right edge of the title section, without de-centering the title text? My code is below (apologies for posting the entire code; I couldn't figure out a MWE): ...
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Beamerposter does not automatically change font size of equation number

I'm using the beamerposter package. While I'm able to change the font size of my equations, I cannot change the size of their corresponding labels. Consider the code below as a MWE. Is this ...
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Beamer poster : scaling issue

I am trying to make a poster using the beamer poster template given in this link. http://www.njohnston.ca/2009/08/latex-poster-template/ But I wanted much smaller size, with three columns, so I ...
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Place algorithm inside block of beamerposter

I need to place algorithm inside block of beamerposter, but got error like this:
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How to place block in top of beamer poster

Why when I write empty block in beamer poster, that block was placed in center of frame. How to place that block in the top of frame, eventhough that block empty. \documentclass[final]{beamer} ...
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How to change theme of fancytikzposter

Elena Botoeva has written a new package for creating posters with TikZ. I have already dowloaded the file fancytikzposter sources. I would like to modify file fancytikzposter.sty in order to have ...
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Ugly bond joints in chemfig

Making my first scientific poster I have noticed that Chemfig does not join bonds in a very aesthetic way (see attached image). How can I avoid the small gaps shown here, and make sure the transition ...
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Add Logo to LaTeX poster

I'm using this template to create a poster. I would like to add a logo to the top right corner of the poster, next to the tittle of the poster. Is this possible? How?
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Beamer poster error

So I'm using beamerthemeI6dv.sty on ShareLaTeX the beamer poster template. I keep getting this error that \setbeamerfont{footline}{fg=white, size=\normalsize} and \setbeamerfont*{example ...
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How to resolve the error “processes exited with error(s)” in PdfLatex?

I am preparing a poster (a0 size,landscape) for presentation using TeXstudio. This is the code for the poster \documentclass[final,hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} \usepackage{grffile} ...
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How to resolve the error “deselaers/logos/rwthaachenuniversity-whitegray not found” in beamer poster?

I was using the following code for preparation of a poster in Latex using TeXstudio 2.6.6 \documentclass[final,hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} \usepackage{grffile} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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beamerposter output pdf size

I am making a poster using a university poster template which is a slight modification of the beamerposter package (to include logo and some box styles). I haven't done this before, hence my ...
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Beamer shadow weight/colour

I'd like to increase the weight and colour of a beamer shadow. The code to create a block with a shadow in Beamer is: \begin{beamercolorbox}[rounded=true,shadow=true]{title} blah ...
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Unable to have a gif-picture with transparent background in the title of Beamer Poster

I am trying to follow this discussion, but I get the following error when I am trying to have a picture in the title. My TeX \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Beamer/Beamerposter Line spacing in title doesn't seem to work

I'm trying to increase the linespacing in the title section, and I feel like I've tried a lot of things, but none of them seem to work. Whenever I use \fontsize{32}{36}, the second parameter doesn't ...
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Customize beamerposter alertblocks

I am writing a poster using the beamerposterpackage, and I'm using a template that a friend of mine gave me. In his template, the following code alters the default block template: ...
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Changing block background color in beamerposter

I'm using beamerthemeRJH theme for my poster presentation. The .sty file to this theme can be obtained from here. I want to get OliveGreen rather than blue color for block background. Any help will ...
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Scaling bibitem symbols in beamer[poster]

Beamer has an option to draw a cute little article icon (official wording from the manual) next to each \bibitem when displaying the bibliography. When using beamerposter, often this cute icon is a ...
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How to change the margins and insert the university banner in a poster?

I'm trying to build up a poster. This is the template I have to use: %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% % Jacobs Landscape Poster % LaTeX Template % Version 1.0 (29/03/13) % % Created by: % ...
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Beamerposter not showing correct fonts in math mode

I am making a poster using beamer package and I have problems in mathematical symbols like summation and fractions. My preamble file has following \documentclass[final]{beamer} ...
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How to set the dimensions to get a poster A1

I found this template to create posters in latex, but, even by following the instructions, I'm not able to change the dimensions to get a poster A1. Could you help me please? here is the code ...
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How can I do this page?

I'm a teacher math and I will give to my students a sheet with a mathematical summary (resume). I'm thinking in this model, but with other matter. How can I do this page? Thank you.
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Beamer blocks and itemize

I am using the beamerposter package and I have adjusted the beamerblock so that the columns line up and have correct spacing. However itemize now runs from the very edge of the block on the left to ...
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Small \sum character using beamerposter and lmodern [duplicate]

I'm using the beamerposter package but I have a problem with one equation: \begin{equation} P_\tau = pm_0 + \sum_{x=1}^{X} mr_{\tau,Lx} \cdot pm_{Lx} \end{equation} which appears like that: ...