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Using fancytikzposter to define a block node with no title

I am using fancytikzposter to generate a poster for a conference, I have three columns where the last block node of the first is continued in the second column. Is their anyway to define a block ...
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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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Problem with inserting images in poster

I'm having trouble inserting a graphic in a poster I am trying to create. The graphic appears but with unwanted text next to it. Please see picture I am using the command \includegraphics{}. ...
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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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Switching from A0 to A1 poster

Here is a template: https://www.overleaf.com/2947235kjbjrt#/8039373/ What do I need to do to switch to A1 successfully? You could try changing a0 to a1 in line 22 as follows: ...
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a0poster pdf size problem

I am trying to write a poster using the a0poster class. I have encountered a problem that drives me crazy. It seems that the class creates the correct size of text and spacing but outputs everything ...
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Latex posters - to scale or not to scale

I am designing a rather large poster (850mm x 2150mm) and trying to figure out whether to create it in actual size or whether to create a smaller version and scale it up afterwards. The two comments ...
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Customizing Block style in tikzposter

I am looking to create a customized poster theme based on the following template: So far I have been able to successfully customize the color and title styles (See below). \documentclass[25pt, ...
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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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LaTeX Poster for a Beginner [duplicate]

I'm very new to LaTeX and I need to create a conference-style poster for a module i'm currently doing. I've been looking around trying to find out how I should best apporaoch this but I can't really ...
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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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difficulty compiling TikZ code - unknown key “breakable” [closed]

In attempting to compile some TikZ related code by Gonzalo Medina, I am running into difficulties. The code is accessible here: Creation of a new poster template Specifically, I am encountering the ...
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How do I run this poster template?

I found a really nice example here that I would like to get going with as a template. There are some instructions but I found that errors in my document from what I can follow. I downloaded ...
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Scaling TikZ figures for poster

Is there a way to scale a figure drawn in TikZ that scales the node sizes and not simply the coordinate system? I have tried using \scalebox, but beamerposter (I assume) redefines the font sizes, so ...
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Wrapping text around figures in poster headerboxes

I am working on a poster with headerbox elements. In one of the boxes I try to have an image on the right side and have the text left of it. I tried different minipage and wrapfigure examples but the ...
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poster-layout: background and boxes

I have to make a poster in latex for an elaboration. I have an idea for the layout of this poster: a corkwall for the background and notepads for the style of the boxes, with little pins. Is it ...
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How to center the box header text in baposter

I am writing a poster using baposter class. I want to centre the text in header box(for one particular headerbox not all). Here is the minimum working example. \documentclass[pdftex, british,a0paper, ...
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Why is my border misaligned?

Question I am using a background image that has a black border of equal thickness all the way around it (which I created and saved as an .eps file). In my LaTeX document, however, I cannot seem to ...
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table doesn't work with baposter

I am making a poster with baposter. When I want to make a talbe (put in \headerbox{}), I got error message: ! LaTeX Error: Not in outer par mode. See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for ...
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baposter - include background image correctly

I am using baposter to produce my posters. I am trying to introduce a background image, I succeed, but always get an "Overfull \hbox" warning that I cannot debug. I know what this warning means and ...
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Using a poster template with a0poster - Undefined control sequence

I am trying to produce a poster template that I've been given. At the moment I've used PdfLatex, PdfTexify and XElatex to try and compile it with no luck. The problem seems to be the pstricks package, ...
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high resolution table of numbers

I'd like to design a table of numbers for poster-size printing, say like a multiplication table, so I'm looking for: high resolution, colors, pretty fonts. Does it sound like it could be done in ...
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How to draw a box around a certain part of the page?

I'm using a0poster package to create a poster of dimensions 90x100 cm^2. To place text on the page I use \textblock command. Now, there are several blocks I want to frame together. The obvious choice ...
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How to color text and fill cells with color in a table/subtable environment

I have a question related to making posters using LaTeX. I am using the following website for the poster. Everything is OK, but I am stuck at a point where I want to insert 2 tables next to each ...
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Latex Poster Size 70 cm X 100cm

I need Latex Poster with size 70 cm X 100cm but there is template with size A0, A1, etc. How can I fix poster size whatever I want.
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Using alertblock inside block in tikzposter

Is there a simple way to use alertblock inside \block in tikzposter? I need to emphasize some statement and using alertblock will be very practical. Something like: \block{Block Title}{ text text ...
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Varying Headerbox Color in baposter

I'd like to have some boxes colored differently from others in a baposter. It seems like a natural way to do this is to allow a specification of some parameters (boxColorOne, borderColor, etc) in the ...
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Include subfigures in poster

I am trying to write a poster for a conference presentation, so far everything works fine except for 2 figures that I want to include (both should be on the same row with one common caption). I keep ...
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Justifing text in poster using column

In a Poster i want to justified mt text whish is in a column. I tried searching for a solution but did not find one. Here is a minimum working example: \begin{column}{.479\textwidth} ...
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change title font and text font for preparing IEEE poster

I had prepared a paper for an IEEE Conf. Now, it's required to prepare a poster for presenting my work. Some of guidelines of preparing poster are as follow: Poster Space: Plan on using an area ...
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Is there a direct way to scale down the font size on the authors of a tikzposter only?

I have looked at the documentation, but did not see an option to set the font size of the authors list without modifying the font size of anything else in the title block. Is there a way to do this?
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Blocks overflow the poster using tikzposter

How can i change the paper size in tikzposter? told me how to set the paper size to the one I need. There is a problem though, the blocks overflow the set size: My minimal LaTeX file is ...
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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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Footer text under poster

I am using the baposter package to create a basic poster and under the last box I'd like to put some normal un-boxed footer text. But I don't really know how to achieve this. baposter itself doesn't ...
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Wrap text around a centered tikz figure on a poster

Is that possible to prepare a A0 size poster with the following format in Tikz environment or so? The figure in the middle is a mindmap (code available online) and I want to wrap my text around it.
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Import and split large-sized PDF poster into multiple A4 sheets

I have some large sized PDF posters of varying dimensions. Is it possible with Latex to import each PDF and slice it into multiple A4 pages, so that when printed out and glued together, I basically ...
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Is there a way to make a block wrap from the column 1 to the column 2?

I am formatting a poster for my thesis presentation. It is in a beamer documentclass, and I am using blocks within a column environment to split up the information so that it looks nice. I have ...
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fancytikzposter damage pdf [closed]

I am using fancytikzposter, but for some reason that I do not understand the pdf file generated cannot be opened from another computer, here is my code that I got from here. \documentclass{a0poster} ...
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poster latex problem [closed]

I am preparing a poster for my first conference. I am using a template from internet. I need to modify it and adapt the \headerbox for my work but i got a bad result. I use th example in graphtrack ...
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Problem with producing A0 poster with beamer: only small part of it is displayed [closed]

I'm working with the newest version of Beamer and am trying to produce a A0 poster from a TEX document (with Kile). The compilation to a DVI file and then to PDF (via DVItoPDF) seems to work fine. ...
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How to make a custom sized poster? [closed]

I am trying to make a 36 x 36 poster, but the dimensions are not coming out correctly. I have tried \documentclass[size=custom,width=91.44,height=91.44]{sciposter} . . . ...
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Latex templates more suited to modern Tech (Web 2.0) [closed]

I would like to know the viability of using Latex for producing posters to promote an event. Something around the lines of this. And obviously, if there are any useful packages for this, or maybe some ...
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How can I get TikZ to work within a \tabularx environment?

I'm putting together a poster for a conference using beamer. In one column, the poster has some text next to which I want to put a neuron diagram-style figure next to some text. Pictures embed in this ...
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A0 poster error code [closed]

I submit to the wisdom of forumers this request. I'm very disturbed by this error code: ! LaTeX Error: Option clash for package color. See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for explanation. ...
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Really large poster in a0poster or other package

I am designing a poster for a conference (first one in many years). I am using a0poster, but the poster allows for two panels, one of which is 4 feet square, the other 4 feet by 2 feet, with a hinge ...
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problem with figure on a0poster

Iam trying to put a figure on my a0poster. But I get the error message: LaTeX error: Float(s) lost; and my figure is suppressed. I have subdivided my a0poster into regions using minipages. My figures ...
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poster with two logos on LHS and RHS

I have a poster template and want to have two logos at the top LHS and RHS corners of the frame. So here's the title section: {\sf\bf Unnecessarily Complicated \\ Research Title} % Poster title ...
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Why is the psframe not including the right end?

I am working on a poster, the code is given below, but how do I make the blue box even on both sides? Why is it not including the right end? It's the first time I'm doing a poster and psframe, so ...
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Problem in sciposter and \input command with figures

I'm making an a0 sciposter in LaTeX. I'm having problems when adding figures in tex+pdf files with the \input command. The problem is that the figure's text is too big for my figure. For example, the ...
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How can I create a poster of size larger than A0?

How can I change this through the argument: \documentclass[landscape,a0paper,fontscale=0.285]{baposter} ? Is there something I can replace a0paper with that would give me a bigger poster? Really, ...