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Questions tagged [baposter]

poster class created by Brian Amberg. It's not present in CTAN, but can be downloaded from http://www.brian-amberg.de/uni/poster/

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How can I have two languages in the 'baposter' template?

I found this template and want to be able to change between two languages . I used the following commands in the poster.tex and baposter.cls files, respectively, but I have some strange letters. [...
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How do I change the colour of my title in Baposter in latex?

I am making a poster using the baposter document class. The background of my poster is dark, and since the title is black by (default), the title is very hard to read. I would like to make my title ...
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Columns of different widths inside the headerbox in baposter

I am using baposter template for a poster and trying to create columns of different widths inside the headerbox (not the overall columns which determine which size each headerbox will have). Could you ...
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xcolor error while preparing latex poster

I am new to latex and I am trying to prepare a poster in latex using a built in template downloaded from (http://www.brian-amberg.de/uni/poster/). I downloaded every package that it asked in errors. ...
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Error with listings and baposter

I want to include listings in my baposter poster but I get the following error if I do: ! Paragraph ended before \lst@next was complete. <to be read again> \par l.288 } ...
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How to remove the empty white space in Background for Xebaposter

Using background for a poster using Xebaposter shows an empty space on the left margin as shown in figure1, this quetion is based on this anwer. \def\pgfsysdriver{pgfsys-dvipdfm.def} \RequirePackage[...
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Gradient color in Xebaposter header

I can not get the gradient color for header color using Xbaposter, when i compile with Xelatex, gives only simple color, the problem in two lines headerColorOne=black,and headerColorTwo=lightblue, ...
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Latex poster (baposter package): footnote

Using the baposter package in Latex to create a poster, I have issue to create a footnote. I created a headerbox, but as you can see on the figure below, space between the first and second line is ...
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Baposter: Creating an image which overlayes the entire Poster

At the moment I have a image in the background of my poster however, instead of this image being in the background, I would like it to overlay the entire poster; so in front of all images and headings....
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Multiple lines in header box, baposter

This article doesn't really help me further. I have a headerbox: \begin{posterbox}[column=0,below=auto]{Conversion of Mechanical Energy to Heat} Latin random Text \end{posterbox} I have two ...
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How to make the texts in latex poster more compact

I am making a poster with latex baposter (maybe I really should have used ppt instead.) I wonder how do I make the text more compact under latex enumerate mode. The following figure shows my problem....
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How to pad headerbox in baposter

Is there a way to pad a headerbox in baposter so that the margin of the text inside the box frame can be customized?
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Embedding Videos in Poster: media9 with baposter

I am creating a "poster" that will be displayed on a screen. A central feature of the poster will be a video that will play continuously. I am using the baposter document class to create the poster (...
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How can I correctly plot a colorbar in a poster using baposter class?

I'm preparing a poster using baposter class. I have one picture which requires a colorbar to be understood. The code of this tikz picture is the following: \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[% width=...
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How to externalize tikz/gnuplot in baposter

I want to include gnuplot graphs in a poster with the help of gnuplottex and its tikz terminal. In principle this is working (see MWE). However, because some of the graphs are quite complicated, I ...
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BAposter headerbox without title

I'm using the BAposter class to prepare a poster and I would like to have one of the boxes without title. If I leave the title parameter blank: \headerbox{}{name=myBox,...}{myText} Then it still ...
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Error with tikzcd and baposter

\documentclass[landscape,final,a0paper]{baposter} \usepackage{tikz-cd} \begin{document} \begin{poster}{}{}{}{}{} \headerbox{Lorem ipsum}{name=lipsum,column=0,row=0}{ \[\begin{tikzcd} A \arrow[r] \...
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Switch baposter paper size from a0 to a1

I know there are multiple other questions of the same sort, however, I did not manage to get any of them to work. I am using this template. I changed the document class from: \documentclass[a0paper,...
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How to use the baposter grid?

I have created a poster using baposter that has a beautiful background that I want to show more of. Some columns do not have enough text to go all the way to the bottom of the poster, so I want to ...
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How to draw line between columns in baposter

I am using this working example: \documentclass[a0paper,landscape,final]{baposter} \usepackage{times} \usepackage{calc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{...
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How to remove background shade of boxes for baposter

Here I have a small example of the poster template I am using \documentclass[a0paper,landscape,final]{baposter} \usepackage{times} \usepackage{calc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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Baposter: adjust transparency of body of context boxes

I am framing a poster using \baposter and making use of \definecolor{boxcolor} to select the background colour of the body of the content boxes. I am able to adjust the shade and colour of the boxes ...
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baposter.cls - problems with \usetikzlibrary{snakes}

I would like to create a poster using baposter.cls. I downloaded the example one finds at https://www.latextemplates.com/template/baposter-portrait-poster. Using pdflatex to compile the example I get ...
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How to put 2 logos in baposter style?

I need a big help about how to position 1 logo to the left and one logo to the right in a poster I'm currently working on. I'm using baposter style. This is the code I actually use, where the 2 logo ...
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Changing the height of a column

Related to this question, I am using a baposter that specifically defines the height of a column to align with other columns: \headerbox{Materials \& Methods}{name=method,column=0,below=...
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Hyperref does not work in baposter

Could someone help with the following sample code where the href does not really result in a hyperlink in resulting pdf when build with pdflatex. \documentclass[landscape,a0paper,fontscale=0.285]{...
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figure position in using baposter [duplicate]

I am usign the baposter enviroment to create a scientific poster. My question is that I am attaching images of different sizes in \begin{center} \includegraphics[scale=0.18]{fig1.pdf} \...
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how to add a line below title in baposter

I am using baposter to prepare my poster. I am trying to put affiliations below the authors' names - here's my try: \documentclass[landscape,paperwidth=48in,paperheight=96in,fontscale=0.285]{...
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Distance of boxes in baposter?

I am making a poster using baposter. I couldn't figure out how to reduce the vertical distance of the boxes (and maybe allow them to have some vertical overlap). Any advice? A sample code: \...
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How to get a specific font size in baposter?

I am trying to create a poster with font size of 12pt. What should be the value of fontscale? \documentclass[landscape,paperwidth=22in,paperheight=28in,fontscale=?]{baposter}
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Double headerbox alignment

I have a question whether it's possible to align headerbox from above and below at the same time. When I make a poster I use, for example, \headerbox{Title}{name=resultsFlow,below=UpperHeaderBox,...
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borderColor in baposter

I'm not able to unify colours of box header and box border. The colours are very similar but never the same. I tried it to set them globally as well as localy but without any success. \documentclass[...
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Change background of boxes in baposter

I'm not able to change colours of background in boxes in my baposter: \documentclass[a0paper, portrait, margin = 2.2em]{baposter} \usepackage{url} % For \url \usepackage{booktabs} \...
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Problem with Table resizing in baposter

I am not an expert in latex, and I am using the baposter template. My problem is that I coudn't find a way to reduce the tab width (because it is way too wide for my column)..I've been looking on the ...
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Why am I getting undefined control sequence?

This is where the issue lies: {\includegraphics[height=5em]{UALOGO} \hspace{1cm}} {\includegraphics[height=5em]{NSFLOGO}} {\textbf\textsc\Huge{Modeling the effects of crayfish invasion and drought on ...
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How to use hatch pattern in baposter header box?

I'd like to try using hatch in my header box or box background within baposter. With the template I'm using, you can only input headerColorOne, and can't dictate pattern or fill. How would I go about ...
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Assessing BAPoster’s boxes as TikZ coordinates

I am using BAPoster and want to connect two boxes with a line. As BAPoster is uses TikZ to create and position its boxes, I expect that the boxes have TikZ identifiers and therefore can be used as ...
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Position of logos with baposter class

I am using the baposter class for my scientific poster but I am struggling with the position of logos. I want to put 3 logos on the left side of the title and 3 other ones on the right. However, ...
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BaPoster: Custom Title Box with Color and Logo

I am trying to match my custom TeX based baposter which I usually present at conferences, to a specific poster template prescribed by an event. Specifically, how can I change the baposter class so ...
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Microtype package interaction with TikZ in baposter (“Giving up on this path…” error)

I'm making a poster using baposter.cls (one can get it here). I wanted to use microtype package to increase the spacing of the letters in my headerbox titles but I've encountered a TikZ error : ...
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Difference between posterbox and headerbox in baposter

What is the difference between posterbox environment and headerbox command in baposter? The documentation is very poor and the supplied examples all use headerbox command which is not even mentioned ...
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Typesetting a poster with content boxes flowing through columns

I try to typeset a poster in LaTeX. The idea is to have the poster components in boxes and arrange the boxes in three columns. The order of the boxes is as they appear in the source file. Now the ...
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bibitem symbol change in thebibliography

Using thebibliography environment, I would like to change bibitem symbol. So instead of [1] Jon Symbolmaster, The Art of Changing bibitem Symbols there should be e.g. * Jon Symbolmaster, The Art ...
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graphics with baposter

I'm trying to include some plots into my poster. I would like the plot background to have the same color as my poster-boxes and the panel background to be white. Hence I create plot in R, but the ...
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How can I set text margins in a baposter document?

I have tried adding: \usepackage[left=2.5cm,top=3cm,right=2.5cm,bottom=2.5cm]{geometry} But that gives the error: ! LaTeX Error: Option clash for package geometry. So I'm guessing I can't use that ...
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Problem with transparency in plotting shapes [closed]

I am trying to plot shapes with transparency inside a baposter environment, however it does not plot with the transparency. To test this file you will need to also add the baposter class found here - ...
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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, ...
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How to draw a background in tikz baposter?

How I can do the following picture in tikz for put in a poster?
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Put two logos to the right side of the baposter

There are two logos: eyecatcher on the left and logo on the right in the setting of baposter. However, is it possible to put both TWO logos on the RIGHT side of baposter, with one on top of the other? ...
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Comparison: umbcposter vs baposter vs tikzposter

For a scientific conference I would like to make a poster. I have noticed that there are three more or less popular classes for that: umbcposter, baposter, tikzposter. What are the advantages and ...