Questions tagged [beamerposter]

{beamerposter} is about creating posters using (La)TeX and the BeamerPoster package

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option “final” in beamerposter

What is the role of "final" in \documentclass[final]{beamer} \usepackage[size=a0,orientation=portrait]{beamerposter} ? It seems nothing changes when I remove it. Thank you.
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Illegal parameter number in definition of \test and other errors in Beamer Poster

I need help troubleshooting errors in my Beamer Poster (accessible on Overleaf). Most of the errors are of the following forms: Illegal parameter number in definition of \test. Illegal parameter ...
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How to put a black background and white letters in a poster?

I'm using a Jacobs Landscape Poster. While I'm working on the poster, I would like to transform the white background into black, and the black letters into white. In a normal tex document, I would ...
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Section titles for documentclass beamer

I am using the template available here to make a poster. Using section in the document doesn't display the section titles, \section*{Equation 2:} \subsection*{Number = 2} \begin{equation*} X = CS =...
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Beamer: passage to 16:9 aspect ratio

I have a few questions regarding the passage from the default 4:3 ratio to 16:9 one. 1) Is it necessary to use 16:9 aspect ratio for presentations? 2) What is the difference between: \...
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Failed to properly set size of tikzpicture in beamerposter

I tried to insert a TikZ picture provided below into a beamerposter document. It is generated by the following code (except the arrow in the middle of the "incident beam", it's an excessive detail): ...
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1 column beamerposter

I would like to use the beamerpackage to create a 1 column poster. The dimensions should be 16 inches, 14 inch box and 1 inch of white space on the right and left edges of the poster. I plan to have 3 ...
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Beamerposter and bookmarks

I am using a scheme like: \section{<section name>} \begin{block}{\thesection. \secname} % content placed here \end{block} to achieve panels on a beamer poster. I would also ideally use \...
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Cannot change image size, it doesn't appear in the source code

I downloaded a poster template from this link (got the .zip). While working with TeXmaker, I would like to change the logo image. As far as I see, the original logo is accessed by: \graphicspath{{...
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How to create technical conference posters using LaTeX in 2018? [closed]

What do you use create technical posters in 2018? I tried searching on the web and https://www.sharelatex.com/learn/Posters seems to be leaning towards tikzposter for the ease of flexibility. I have ...
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Beamerposter problem: cannot find Runaway argument [closed]

I am trying to learn how to use beamerposter on share latex. I created a share latex file and I copied the contents of http://users.umiacs.umd.edu/~jiarong/poster/icml12-inferning/styles/...
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Can't Change Beamer Poster Size

I had made a beamer poster. Turns out I need to change its size. Nothing I am doing is helping me. This is the exact poster I am using, https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/landscape-beamer-...
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Beamerposter orientation

I'm writing a poster that cannot exceed 4' to 3'. Does the default page size A0 in landscape orientation respect this dimensions ? According to beamerposter pdf the A0 has a 2.76' x 3.90' dimensions ...
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beamerposter of size three A0

I am quite new to beamerposter, but eager to take a chance to try it. There are conferences (e.g. CVPR) that requires poster to be 3 times an A0 size. I'm wondering if there's a natural way (supported ...
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Weird symbol when combining biblatex with beamerposter

When combining biblatex with beamerposter, I get a weird symbol in place of the bibliography reference counter. Here's the minimum code I used to reproduce my issue. MWE: \documentclass[t]{beamer} \...
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Beamerposter and \setmainfont incompatibility

I made a presentation using beamer. In it I can change the font. I used: \usefonttheme{serif} % default family is serif And then I can freely alternate fonts in any place with, for example \...
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How to horizontally align title?

I can't get this to work. I have this: %-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- % TITLE SECTION %-----------------------------------------------------...
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Starting columns in the middle of itemize environment

(How) can I start column in the middle of itemize environment? A M(N)WE: \documentclass[final,hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{block} \begin{itemize} \...
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Boxed and colored a two-line equation

I have the following mwe. I want to color and box only the equation except the equation number. I tried using {\color{} } and \mybox{} but they didn't work. Any help is much appreciated. \...
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poster presentation math mode

I'm using this template for a poster presentation. In the main result block/alertblock, the math symbols do not appear in the desired size. Any help in resolving this is much appreciated. \...
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How to add vertical space between blocks in textblock?

I am using beamerposter + textpos packages to create a scientific conference poster. I have 3 textblocks serving as columns and I place blocks inside of them. I would like to add some vertical space ...
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Can a custom beamer theme be recovered from auxiliary files?

A custom beamertheme file used to specify many of the formatting details of a beamerposter document has been deleted/removed from my system. The large majority of files (.tex, .pdf, .aux, .txt, .bbl, ...
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Customizing Headline Results in Undefined Control Sequence

Template: http://www.nathanieljohnston.com/2009/08/latex-poster-template/ I'm trying to add an "advisor" element to my headline by copying the format used in my .sty file. Notice that I added ...
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Explicit way to define fonts in the document

I have been trying to set up a poster using beamer. My problem is that the poster has very clear specifications: 24-point for paragraphs, 24-point for figure captions, 28-point for authors' names and ...
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How to set text height in a textblock using textpos in Beamer?

I'm using the textpos package with Beamer in order to put some text at the bottom right corner of a slide. Despite having read the package instructions, I fail to understand how to set the text height ...
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Theorem environment in beamer poster not working correctly

I am trying to get a theorem inside an alert block to have the same background color as the alert block. I have seen other discussions of this and attempted those solutions, i.e., adding the noamsthm ...
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add annotation in beamer presentation

I have this simple beamer code. \begin{itemize} \item<1-> Step 1: class $<$ClassName$>$: By convention the name of a class starts with a capital letter. \item<2-> Step 2: create a ...
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! Undefined control sequence. \reserved@b ->C:\Users l.69 \end{frame}

I'm running \documentclass{beamer} on pdfstudio in Windows 10. When I compile appears an error in many frames, and I can't find out where is the error, the error line 69 refers to: \section{...
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adding a whole-width box in a poster template

I am using this poster template for my poster, and I would like to add a whole-width box at the bottom of the poster, but I don't seem to make it work. As far as I understood, the whole poster is a ...
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Beamer Installation

I am new to Latex especially with beamer... Now I have been trying to compile a file as shown but I got the error of Latex error: Beamerthemesharelatex.sty not found .. I had read instruction about ...
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Syntax movement arrows in examples in XeLaTeX in beamerposter

How to draw simple movement arrows under XeLaTeX? I must do a poster with beamerposter (which unfortunately works under XeLaTeX). Preferably compatible with linguex AND g4be. I'm literally looking ...
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beamerposter - merge two columns at the end of the poster

I am using this template to create a poster with beamerposter. I am trying to create a two-column poster, with the references occupying both columns at the end. Here's my try. Basically what I did ...
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cite package in a beamerposter

Is there a problem with using the cite package within a beamerposter? I'm trying to use it so that my references are ordered when I call \cite{ref1,ref2,ref3}, but I get the error: ./main.tex:333: ...
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Page orientation of a beamerposter

To change the orientation of a beamerposter the following usual code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[size=a4]{beamerposter} \usepackage[landscape]{geometry} ...
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How do I change the color of the title in a beamerposter?

I'm using the beamerposter package to make a conference poster. Specifically I'm using the quite popular template provided here: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/jacobs-landscape-poster How ...
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small integral symbol in poster [duplicate]

I am working on a poster in Latex. I found that the integral sign (and also the summation sign) appears to be small. What could make this happen? I never see this in a regular article. I guess it must ...
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Tab a Complete Paragraph [duplicate]

don't get mad please as I always don't share a MWE. Actually, I am working on a LaTeX file which has several themes associated to it and so it is a bit difficult to put up a MWE. What I wanted to ...
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Justifying text in \institute section

I am using a Beamer Poster Format. In order to justify the text, I am using \usepackage{ragged2e} and \justifying. Beamer Poster Format has a \institute {} section immediately after the \title and \...
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Prohibit separating different fields into new lines in beamer

I am using this template (https://www.latextemplates.com/template/jacobs-landscape-poster) which is based on beamerposter to create a conference poster. The bibliography list generated automatically ...
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Fit Tikz image in Beamer poster

I am trying to fit a tikz image into a poster without success. The image itselft is correct, but when I try to import the file into the poster, writing \begin{figure}[htbp] %\resizebox{\...
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In beamerposter, how to have a left-aligned figure + caption on right side within a block, without having to use \frame?

Here is the best example I have so far, but it is still unsatisfactory because the caption is not RIGHT NEXT to the image, and the image is in an odd spot, when I want it to be on the left side. Some ...
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Placing an image in Beamer Poster headline and an Inkscape pdf_tex in the body results in broken PDF

I am trying to place a PNG-Image in the headline of a beamer poster, while using a pdf_tex from Inkscape in the body. It works perfectly fine in TexStudio and the preview shows me a nice result. But ...
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Right margin/padding in Beamer columns environment is wrong

I'm trying to make a poster in Beamer. The padding for multiple-column environments is wrong: the left side of the multiple columns is correctly aligned, but the right side adds extra padding. See ...
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Problem of formatting bibliography with one beamerposter theme

I am using the beamerposter theme beamerthemeZH.sty now to generate my poster. The theme is downloaded from the project latex-beamerposter on GitHub. The theme beamerthemeZH.sty is in the direction ...
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tikz in poster with form beamer

With the template http://www.latextemplates.com/template/jacobs-landscape-poster I want to make a diagram in introduction. I used the package 'tikz-cd' so I add this package, but then I get a error ...
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colored columns with colored titles in beamer class

I'm trying to create a 2-column poster using the beamer documentclass. Each column is to be split into several blocks and each of these blocks has its own title. The titles should have a background ...
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How can I ensure the height of a beamercolorbox without breaking the itemize layout?

I am trying to create a poster using beamerposter and I want the heights of the two boxes fixed, so that they align equally. So far I achieved that by using a minipage environment with a fixed height. ...
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Wrapfigure next to Center environment

I have this MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{wrapfig} \usepackage[orientation=portrait,size=a0,scale=1.5]{beamerposter} \begin{document} \begin{center} \makebox[0.95\linewidth][c]{ ...
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How to insert a footline with default beamer theme

I've inserted the \title and \author in my latex preamble to be shown in the footline at the end of my poster. When using \usepackage{beamerthemedefault} the footline won't show. How do I display this ...
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Removing the gap between two images in beamer

I am making multiple posters in beamer. The problem I am having is that on one of the posters (framed) there need to be 9 images (3 x 3) taking up the entire page. The images are inserted into one of ...