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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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Miktex Compiler is not able to compile after adding some math environment

I was using the baposter class for making a poster for some conference. Initially, I was using the overleaf and was getting the timeout message, then I shifted to my MiKTeX compiler on my computer and ...
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Error "Package pgf Error: No shape named `abstractse' is known." in baposter

I'm trying to construct a poster using a baposter template, it was working fine until I added some inline maths equations and labels, then I started getting this error in addition to: "! Argument ...
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Adding columns to header boxes using baposter?

Is there a way to add columns to the header boxes in the baposter class? I heard one can use mini pages but I’m not too sure about that. Something like a wide header box with a double column layout?
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baposter problem compiling

I have this code, and I need to edit some thing on it but it cannot compile on overleaf !! \documentclass[a4paper,margin=1cm,fontscale=1]{baposter} % echelle de la police (initial à 0.285) \...
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Is there a way to have columns in baposter boxes?

I'm writing a poster using the baposter style and wondered if it's possible to break boxes up into columns?
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baposter: "Missing character: There is no E in font nullfont!"

Recently, whenever I use the baposter class there is a large amount of errors of the following type: Missing character: There is no E in font nullfont! Missing character: There is no y in font ...
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tikz coordinates and baposter

I would like to use tikz to draw a background in a baposter document. The idea is to typeset a document that can be printed at different sizes, such as A0 and A4 (at least). It is not clear to me what ...
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Autoshape - like posterbox in baposter

I am making poster in baposter class. What I want is to wrap my story around the one summarizing sentence, that will be placed on the axis made by arrow - like posterboxes in the second column (poster ...
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Adding subfigures and subcaptions in baposter

how can we give subcaption to subfigures in baposter. The file baposter.cls is available here baposter.cls. The code is as follows: \documentclass[landscape,a0paper]{baposter} % Adjust the font scale/...
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How to add logo in upper left and right corner of baposter

I am creating a poster using baposter. I have to add 04 logos to the poster, out of which one of the logos in upper left and another in upper right corner of the poster. Remaining 02 can be inline ...
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How to change the background color of the Main Title in baposter?

Hi, everyone. This is my first question here! I am working on a poster. I was trying to change the main title's color to be: background -- marine blue, text color -- white. I succeeded in changing the ...
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Baposter Boxheader Vertical Alignment

Texts of boxheaders are aligned differently if there are ascenders/descenders. Examples are shown below. The alignment of the title for box on the right seems weird to me. How can I adjust this? ...
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Wrapfigure in a headerbox

I have a poster (baposter) with 3 columns and headerboxes and I want to use the \wrapfigure function so that my text wrap around my figures. The function doesn´t seem to work within a headerbox. I ...
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Remove headerbox background color

How do I remove the headerbox background color to match the poster background?. In this code, the last \headerbox background is white, I want it to match the poster background: \documentclass[...
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Extra Space Required for Long Title

I am making my first poster with LaTeX and I have a relatively long title (3 lines) which I am trying to fit in the small space designated for the title. I was wondering if there is any way to ...
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Change font in baposter package

I tried to change the font to garamond in baposter.cls using the following code: \usepackage{bm} % bold stuff \usepackage{bbm} % bold stuff \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \...
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itemize[noitemsep] doesn't work with baposter

When baposter document class is used, how can you adjust the line spacing between items inside the itemize environment? I tried \begin{itemize}[noitemsep] but it doesn't work inside textboxes.
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adjusting line spacing in baposter textbox

I'm making a poster using the baposter class. For the textbox for my references, I want to minimize the fontsize and line spacing to make the textbox as small as possible. Unfortunately, setting the ...
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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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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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