Design your poster project with the correct paper size using the application of your choice. Below is an example for creating a poster using PowerPoint. Although Powerpoint was not designed for poster production, many people have the program and are happy with its results.
If you plan on using logos in your poster presentation, use the eps format for better printing quality. Official UD logos can be downloaded from the University of Delaware Office of Communication and Public Affairs website.
Create a project in PowerPoint:
Below are some common sizes that can be used for poster printing on the 42” printer. By saving your file as a PDF format, you will be able to view your project as it will look when printed.
If you want an exact preview of your poster, you must convert your file to a PDF file and view it using Acrobat Reader.
Once you have previewed your file, you can bring the PDF and the original file to the Smith print station in room 004 Smith Hall.