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 at simple examples like in here and have read questions like this one but I still don't get it. It seem to me that without an undecypherable *.sty it just doesn't work. Am I missing a simple solution?

Note: I've tried the answer from this question but it didn't work for me. Maybe if there could be something without mwe?

  • What does " it didn't work for me." means exactly. Do you have beamerposter.sty installed in your machine? Aug 28, 2015 at 14:58
  • Yes, I do. It was a problem with includegraphics. I've fixed that already. But is this cheat the only way to make the simple heading? Aug 28, 2015 at 15:07
  • No. I'll add a simple example below. Aug 28, 2015 at 15:14

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Here's a simple example; the textpos package was used to place the blocks at desired locations:


\title[A simple poster]{An example of the \texttt{beamerposter} package}
\author{The Author}
\institute{Thye Institute}



\begin{block}{A test block}
Some test text.

\begin{block}{A test block}
Some test text.
\begin{alertblock}{A test alert block}
Some test text.
\begin{exampleblock}{A test example block}
Some test text.



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There are other alternatives for your posters such as tikzposter.

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