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how to change a Jacobs Landscape poster in latex from size A0 to size A4?

I am using a beamer template to create a poster, but its in size A0 and I need it in A4 size. Can anyone tell me how to change it please?
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Using frame within textblock in beamerposter

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[orientation=portrait, size=custom, width=60, height=90, scale=1.4]{beamerposter} \usepackage[absolute,overlay]{textpos} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} ...
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Unit used in beamerposter usepackage and textblock

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[orientation=portrait, size=custom, width=60, height=90, scale=1.4]{beamerposter} \usepackage[absolute,overlay]{textpos} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} ...
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Use 24 pt font size in my poster with beamerposter

I'm still new using beamerposter. I found the template by Nathaniel Johnston here. There is a default setting in the template. However I'm not sure what the font size is. Now, I was recommended to use ...
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Latex Poster Presentation (Landscape), problems with wrapping text around figure

I need help concerning a LaTeX poster presentation (using the 'Landscape' template) with a 4-column layout (see attached picture). Instead of using columns 2 and 3 separately, I am using them as one ...
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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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Errors while running poster code in texmaker

I took a sample from my colleague to create a math poster but it is not running in texmaker. Line 216 shows various errors. Can some one check what I am missing here. I have never created a poster in ...
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soul package doesn't work in beamer with existing solution

I'm making a conference poster with beamer, using this template. I would like to highlight a sentence, and following this, my tex is now: ...
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Conversion from Beamer Presentation (Slides) to Beamer Poster

How can I easily and "safely" convert my Beamer presentation (slides) to an elegant Beamer poster like the following?: Slides wanting to convert. (Question not the same as this: Is it possible to ...
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Width of headerbox columns in beamer posters

I'm using this template for a conference. I changed it to be a portrait poster. Now I want this structure: The problem is that I don't know how to construct that two boxes in the third row. Anyone ...
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Rescaling column widths in beamerposter package

I'm trying to make a poster with three columns. The left-most and right-most columns should be the same width, and the middle column should be wider than the other two. The poster should be 44 x 36 ...
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How to embed video and animation in LaTeX and LaTeX beamer step by step

I want to know the procedure to embed video and animation in LaTeX step by step. I tried to follow the instructions from this forum and wrote a LaTeX file. This is my code for embedding a video in ...
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Frame only around theorem in scientific two column poster

I am creating a poster in beamer, I would like to have frame only around my theorem, not to the end of the page (especially having two columns), if anyone know how to modify the code to do that? ...
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Adding a border around beamer poster

I am trying to find a simple way to add a uniform border around a LaTeX poster, made in beamer, preferably in such a way that it is easy to modify the thickness. Here is the first part of the ...
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How to fill the calendar from an excel file

I am creating a calendar with marked dates of influential personalities births and deaths with one sentence of description like "the death of mr. XY in YEAR". The "input" is an Excel file containing ...
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No institute on poster

In the part that precedes \begin{document}, I would like to remove the institute line, but leaving the argument empty does not work. How would I do it? \documentclass[final]{beamer} ...
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Multicol* in Beamer

I'm aware that you can't really use the starred version of multicol in Beamer due to the fact that Beamer typesets things in a box. However, is there another way to force multicol to not balance the ...
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Beamerposter 36“ x 48”

I seek to make a poster on Beamerposter that is printable on a 36" high x 48" wide laminated poster. I found samples on previous discussions in the site but I would like to be able to verify that they ...
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Changing the Beamer Theme “Feather”?

I wanna adjust the Beamer Theme "Feather" for my needs: Change the Front Page Deleting the gray horizontal bar (@barcolor) Set the @headercolor to red Transpose the feather logo in the ring Replace ...
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Beamerposter Example

To help them get started on their own presentations, I'd like to give my students the tex file for an attractive poster presentation using the beamerposter package. Unfortunately, the example that ...
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How to customize the header defined on this .sty file?

I'm trying to make a conference poster using LaTeX and for that I've downloaded one template from the internet. The template I've downloaded is this one abd it uses the beamer class and the confposter ...
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LaTeX Error: File `beamerthemecpbgposter.sty' not found

I am new here... Trying to work on a beamerposter, I am getting the error: ! LaTeX Error: File `beamerthemecpbgposter.sty' not found. While using this template from here: ...
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Get actual position

Is there any command to get current position in text? What do I mean: \the\currentposition text text text text \newline \the\currentposition text text text text \newline \the\currentposition ...
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Add figure inside block in beamer/beamerposter

I am trying to add a figure inside an exampleblock in beamerposter [1], but I get the error in [2]. How do I add a figure inside a block? [1] Code snippet % Section 3 \begin{column}{.5\linewidth} ...
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How to get the LaTeX beamer template from Overleaf?

As the title, I try to copy the template from Overleaf, for example this template. But I can't run it in my computer! How to solve this problem, or which website could download the available template? ...
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Unusual layout for latex beamerposter? [closed]

I have in mind a particular layout for a beamer poster, but I'm having a terrible time getting it set up the way I want. Ideally, it should look like this: ...
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Forcing beamer blocks to be the same height — interaction with figures?

I am trying to make a beamer poster. I am organizing the poster in columns. In two of the columns, I would like to align some blocks half-way down the page. My current approach to this is to try to ...
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Adjust vertical height of beamer box title bar?

I am trying to make a beamer poster. I'm working on customizing the headers for the "block" environment. So far, I'm having trouble in that there is not enough vertical padding between the title text ...
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Bold and colored figure caption label in beamer?

I'm working on a beamer poster and would like my figure labels to be both bold font and colored. I'm using the command \captionsetup[figure]{labelformat=simple, labelsep=period, labelfont=bf} to ...
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Displayed math looks bad using beamerposter with lmodern

I'm using a theme for beamerposter that requires the package lmodern. Specifically, I'm modifying the theme found here. However, the displayed equations do not look right when I use lmodern. ...
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Nested columns in beamer III

Edited/Revised Question The original question as posed implied a couple simple solutions, namely using \begin{columns}[T] and wrapping each column in a \vbox with a manually specified height. These ...
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Nested Columns in beamer II

I am trying to follow this post to properly align columns. I would like to make a poster environtment with one column on the left, and then have the right side broken into a top, which has two ...
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“Keyboard character used is undefined” not accurately reporting line numbers containing offending characters

"Keyboard character used is undefined" is a common error, but I'm having unique trouble with it. I'm trying to create a Beamer poster, and I can't compile it because of the following error. Package ...
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How to add vertical lines at the extreme left and right of a poster using beamer

How can I add vertical lines at the extreme left and right of a poster (using beamer) so that it is wholly surrounded by a box ? For the moment, my poster looks like that ...
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Adding Footnotes to conference poster

I'm using the Jacobs Landscape poster template (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/jacobs-landscape-poster) for a project poster. The requirement it that all references are given in footnotes. I ...
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Beamer poster template without the need for manual formatting

I have been using the beamerposter template for some time, and I almost always have to manually adjust the exact size of the blocks with pesky vspace and hspace to make sure all frames in the poster ...
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How to put the block title at the center in beamer?

In my beamer block the title always comes left alined. Is that possible to make the title of the block centered? \documentclass[final, 12pt]{beamer} ...
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Beamerposter heading

I have awfully lot of troubles trying to make just a simple centered heading using beamerposter package. I am totally lost. Could you please provide any minimal working example? Of course, I've been ...
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figure environment doesn't work in poster latex

I am creating a poster and for some reason, this doesn't work: \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.6]{Fig/pic.pdf}\\ \caption{BLAHBALH} \end{figure} It doesn't produce any ...
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Beamerposter missing header with title

I am struggling to create a poster presentation with beamerposter. What I am simply trying to do is to reproduce the examples in the github page; one of which is this one: ...
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Aligning The Title, Autor, and Date in the header of a Beamer Poster

I am using the beamer package and I have a title set at the top of the page, but I want to left align the title. So far I have this for the title portion: \documentclass[final]{beamer} ...
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What are advantages & disadvantages of the available poster classes?

I've used baposter for all my conference posters so far and I am rather happy with it. I tried beamerposter before but thought of it being a little less comfortable than baposter. What is your ...
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Poster lay-out congress poster

I was wondering if it was possible to make a poster with the following lay-out (this was made in Microsoft Office PowerPoint, but I've had a hard time with images and dragging everything everywhere so ...
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span of sidebar in beamerposter, with title in the header

I am making a poster using beamerposter and trying to create my own theme. But I'm having trouble with the sidebar. I want the sidebar to be on the left hand side along the entire height of the ...
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Colored text for a theorem statement in beamer poster

I'm using a modified version of the template found here and I followed the advice given here to have theorems typeset in "inline" mode, instead of "block" mode. What I need now is to modify the font ...
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Multiple authors and affiliations in beamerposter header

I am trying to add multiple authors and affiliations in the header of beamerposter by referring to How can I make a LaTeX poster with all affiliations on the same line, using Beamer?. \title{This is ...
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\item is “Undefined control sequence.”

I am writing a poster in LaTeX using beamerposter. It is a two-columns poster. I am experiencing the following problem: if I add and itemize in a section, the compiler complains that item is a ...
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How to add a vertical block throughout whole page in poster?

I made a poster of my work using 'baposter' template. However, Professor told me it's better to make the poster using Institute template as follows (which I dislike). So my question is: how to ...
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Background and footline for beamerposter header

How can I add a grey background and black footline to this beamer header? EDIT: Here's a compiling MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[size = custom, height = 110, width = 81]{beamerposter} ...
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Title in beamerposter

Apparently beamerposter doesn't generate a title automatically, so one has to do it manually. However, the MWE below doesn't work! What is wrong? How can I make this poster design less painful? I just ...