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Document class for typing posters based on TikZ

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Tikzpicture in tikzposter title is pulled to the right

I want to build a poster with tikzposter using a custom title that contains a tikzpicture. Here's a simplified example: \documentclass{tikzposter} \settitle{ Test \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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How to make tikzposter work with lmodern font? [duplicate]

I have problems making tikzposter work with lmodern font. The resulting document is using textsyle for sums and integrals. This does not happen, when using another class like article or when removing ...
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Ignore global options in local tikz environment?

Using the package fancytikzposter creates a bunch of tikz styles in order to draw the blocks on the poster. However, when now using a tikzpicture environment myself, all these styles 'drip into' the ...
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Author with email in tikzposter with affiliation index in name

I am customizing a theme using as base tikzposter. My authors here have each one some shared affiliations and the emails will not look good with the affiliation since would be confusing the relation ...
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White left margin in tikzposter

I have troubles compiling plain tikzposter documents. Compiling something like \documentclass{tikzposter} \title{Title} \author{Author} \institute{Institute} \begin{document} \maketitle \block{...
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Setting background colour with tikzposter

I'm using tikzposter for the first time. Looking at the documentation (http://ctan.mirrors.hoobly.com/graphics/pgf/contrib/tikzposter/tikzposter.pdf), it seems it should be simple to set the ...
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Can't include theorem in my poster

Context: I'm doing a poster using tikzposter. Also I'm on ShareLatex, I suspect it might be source of the problem as well. Problem: I can't add a theorem, this is simply ignored when I compile. Here ...
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Tikzposter combining title only blocks and offset on the next block

Some time ago now, I answered this question Tikzposter block with no content And I thought all was nice and good. But after having had to use the command I created I realized that around 2cm of blank ...
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Idiomatic TikZ based poster class [duplicate]

I would like to create conference posters using idiomatic TikZ code as far as possible. I took a look at tikzposter (CTAN) but it seems rather unmaintained. The documentation was last updated in ...
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Logo in \titlegraphic not showing

I am trying to add a logo instead of a title in my poster using \titlegraphic, but unfortunately the logo is not displayed. Any idea of what is going wrong? \documentclass[22pt, a0paper, portrait, ...
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The authblk package seems to prevent customizing \maketitle width

I am attempting to make a title block on a poster that has authors with references to their affiliations (using authblk) as well as customizing the width of the title block. Changing the width works ...
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I want to make this posteri a4 paper size, how do I do it?

\documentclass{a0poster} \usepackage{fancytikzposter} \usetemplate{4} \setblockspacing{3} \setcolumnnumber{2} \usepackage[margin=\margin cm, paperwidth=59.4cm, paperheight=84.1cm]{geometry} \...
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Customize font for tikzposter block title

What is the best way to customize the font style (e.g., use sans serif or bold or a different font than the text) for the title of a block in tikzposter? I can't find any option in the documentation, ...
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How to run another tex file from within tikzposter

I want to run a separate tex file from within tikzposter. Is this possible? I can't find any examples on the internet. I want to do something like this, here but using a csvsimple package that ...
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different values for bodyinnersep (left, top, right, bottom) in tikzposter Block

I am using tikzposter and defined my own block style. The background of the block is one the left and right special such that I need to have a big padding on the left and right for the text to not ...
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Tikzposter block with no content

I want to use a tikzposter block as a title with no content inside the block. I am currently using: \block{Proposed trajectory}{} Which gives me: However, I would like to have no white bar at all, ...
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How can Tikzposter be used to create a poster with multiple pages?

I'm trying to create a poster using Tikzposter with the following code: \documentclass{tikzposter} % See Section 3 \input{Settings/Packages.tex} \input{Settings/Administrative.tex} \title{\myTitle} \...
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In tikzposters, I want to Use two \begin{column} \end{column} in one document class, it gives undesired results

Everyone, please help me on this, my project is dependent on the outcome of this coding. I am trying to create a poster using tikzposter, and I have different columns and sub-column width which i need ...
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tikzposter without maketitle

I want to skip the \maketitle command in tikzposter, since I already have a title box in a separate file (which I include as suggested here). However, omitting \maketitle results in some y-offset for ...
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Page-spanning text on the left side of Tikzposter

I would like to add a text on the left side of my tikzposter, which goes over the complete height of the poster (rotated around for 90 degrees). I managed to do this with \node [font=\Huge, rotate=90]...
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Tikzposter: How to remove grading in block background colors?

I am making a poster with tikzposter and have chosen the Desert theme. However I find the graded colors of the block titles annoying and would like to just have the color instead. However I can't ...
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Combining blocks and positioned figures in TikZposter

I am quite new to using the TikZposter package. One thing I currently find hard to understand is how to make block positioning more flexible. More specifically: For my poster, I have the following ...
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TikZ poster class: Is possible to access variables that define lengths and dimensions for block, inner block, etc?

I mean, if I use e.g. \blockwidth for setting a width of tikzfigure environment, I get a undefined control sequence error. In that case one workaround is using \linewidth, but I need to subtract the ...
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Is there any way to arrange contents column-wise in tikzposter?

I want to divide my tikzposter in two columns and want to add contents column-wise, i.e., first add contents to first column and then to second but I can't find any way to do this. My major concern is ...
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How can I draw a line to connect blocks in tikzposter?

I am using tikzposter and I would like to connect blocks with lines/arrows to indicate the sequence in which the boxes should be read. I was wondering whether tikzposter defines names for the blocks ...
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How to add a vertical ruler between columns for tikzposter?

How can I add a vertical ruler between columns for tikzposter document?
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How to reduce the vertical margin of tikzposter notes?

By default there is a lot of space around tikzposter notes. Setting innersep will reduce horizontal and vertical margins on multi-line notes but on single-line notes the vertical margin is unaffected. ...
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Linguex gloss makes text tiny in tikzposter block

I normally use linguex for numbered examples including glosses. However, when I try to use it for a gloss within a tikzposter block, the text comes out very small in comparison to the rest of the text ...
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Change vertical spacing between blocks in tikzposter

The title says it all. How how can I change the vertical grid spacing between two blocks in a tikzposter document?
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Creating this poster layout using minipages

I am making a poster in LaTeX. I am using the minipages enviroment to split the poster into three columns. I have some boxes which spread over multiple columns. The difficulty arises when I try to ...
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Making tikzmark (or an alternative) work with tikzposter

I'm writing an academic poster using tikzposter. I'd like to draw arrows connecting different points of text (in the same block), and it seems that tikzmark would be a good option for this. However, ...
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tikz poster make all text bold

I am making a poster for presentation. I prefer tikzposter. When working on the formatting I prefer bold text everywhere so that it can be read more easily from a distance. My code of a working ...
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lualatex chokes on tikzposter + unicode-math

Using lualatex, LuaTeX, Version 0.95.0 (the most recent version available for my distribution, ArchLinux), the following minimal example never finishes compiling on my machine. It simply stalls at ...
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Place caption of tikzfigure on top

I'm using tikzposter and I have a table that is defined in \tikzfigure environment. Because this is a table, I need to put the caption on top of my figure. Currently, I'm using it like \begin{...
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How to define fixed height for block in tikzposter

Is there a way to set the height of a (text body) block in tikzposter? Based on this answer I tried to do the following: \newcommand{\mtblock}[1]{% \setbox\blockbox\vbox{#1}% \parbox[t][\htblockbox][...
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TikZposter and good-looking header (many authors + logo)?

as Johannes told me I should post a new question and set a link to the old more or less answered question: Tikzposter: Long list of authors breaking in two lines I would like to know how I can use ...
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How to position an image in tikzposter?

I want to know how I can position a picture in tikzposter class in x and y direction. I use this snippet for pictures in a block: \documentclass[25pt, a0paper, portrait,margin=0mm, innermargin=15mm]{...
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subcolumns not working correctly in tikzposter

I'm trying to arrange content of tikzposter using subcolumns: % %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% \documentclass[25pt, a0paper, portrait]{tikzposter} \usepackage{blindtext} \title{...
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Paragraph indentation with tikzposter

I try to create a tikzposter containing some longer pieces of text. I would like those to have indented paragraphs. I tried setting \setlength{\parindent}{1em}, but that didn't solve the problem (it ...
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Lower case title with tikzposter package

I'm new at using tikzposter and would like my poster title to be all lower case except for the first letter of the first word. Something like this: "Work-in-progress poster title" instead of "WORK-...
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Tikzposter: Long list of authors breaking in two lines

I have a problem with a long list of authors. I don't want to beak the name between last name and given name. What I mean is shown for Author "AuthorForThis ABCeAAAAAAAA1" How can I avoid this? ...
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How can I keep multiple authblk affiliation in tikzposter in one line?

I came across this example that shows how to use affiliations in tikzposter using authblk package. I would like to do something similar, but having several institutions with relatively short names - ...
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How to write a footnote in Tikz poster class?

I am getting problem in adding a footnote in tikz poster class?
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Tikzposter: How to change the background of a \block?

I'm trying to obtain that the blocks on one half of the poster have, say, red background, and in the other half have, say, green background. Is that possible? Thanks
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Tikzpicture looks different between tikzposter and normal document

I make a figure for a paper with tikzpicture, and now I want to put the same figure in a tikzposter. However, the figure looks different when I put it in the tikzposter. How can I make the behaviour ...
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TikZposter table environment

The document class tikzposter does not have any specific environment for tables. The only way was to place it in \begin{tikzfigure}[optional caption] \begin{tabular}{c} ... % table here \end{...
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Vertical space around quotes is swallowed for first quote in TikZPoster

When I use the quote environment blocks of the tikzposter document class, the first quote does not have the appropriate vertical space around it. This happens only for the very first quote; all ...
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Tikzposter - opacity of the blocks

I am trying to make the blocks in tikzposter class less opaque. I can't find a direct way to do it other than changing the cls, which seem fairly complicated. Any ideas? \documentclass[11pt,a0paper]{...
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Use matrices in TikZposter environment?

I am trying to create a poster using TikZposter. I would like to have some math involving matrices in my poster. When I do: \documentclass{tikzposter} \usepackage{amsmath} \usetheme{Default} \begin{...
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tikzposter \item error with \include

I am getting Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. error while including a source with items. Here's a very simple way to reproduce, main.tex \documentclass[11pt,a0paper]{tikzposter} \begin{...