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Animation with sinusoidally moving arrows

I am trying to create an animation using animateinline and it's my first. This is the frame layout: http://i67.tinypic.com/bfj7s2.jpg Below is my code so far. I can't figure out how to get the sine ...
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Beamer \animategraphics Missing $ inserted \end{frame}

I am using the animate package to make some nice animations from several pdfs created in R. I have 3 animations in my beamer presentation, but now I'm trying to insert the forth and I get the error: ...
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how to hold previous lines in \multiframe in \tikz?

hi every1 with your previous help I managed to generate a animation of a rotating line using \multiframe within tikzpicture. In the following is a MWE for my animation. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Overlapping animation

I have an animation \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english,russian]{babel} \usepackage{ifthen} \usepackage{animate} ...
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Animate dynamically generated graphs in PDF using LateX

I am new to the board and I am hoping the good folks here can help me as I have been looking all over the internet but not been able to find a solution to my particular problem. However I'm relatively ...
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animated plot axis label werid moving

When I use the animate package the axis labels start to dance and bounce as the scale moves, how do I stop this from happening? Also: How do I make the animation smoother? Increasing the framerate ...
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Error after installing animate and now unable to compile! Is there a way out?

Please can someone help? Two error messages ! LaTeX Error: Two \documentclass or \documentstyle commands.See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for explanation.Type H return> for immediate help.... ...
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Animate gives errors when I also use bigfoot or cprotect

I get some errors trying to use the animate package with the cprotect or/and bigfoot packages. When I use the cprotect package in: \documentclass[10pt, oneside, openany]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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animate package compilation error after upgrade to version 40001 [closed]

After upgrading animate package to its last version (40001), a document which is compiled using version 39907 fails to compile. The compilation gives a lot of error being the first TeX capacity ...
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Putting side by side animations in beamer

I am using the animate package with beamer in order to create animations within a presentation of mine. So far I have no trouble doing it with one series of animations, but I wanted to know is there ...
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animate does not animate files in beamer although compilation works

I want to add an animation (slideshow over ~70 files) to my beamer presentation. The compilation with pdflatex works fine, but the resulting pdf only shows the first image of the animation (or ...
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Use animateinline inside tikzpicture

I am doing a beamer presentation with animated tikzpicture environments. In the MWE, the top figure consists of a plot which never changes and a point moving on it. Since the plot is long to compile, ...
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Package animate conflicts with tcolorbox

\PassOptionsToPackage{dvipsnames}{xcolor} \documentclass[dvipsnames]{article} \usepackage[skins]{tcolorbox} \usepackage{animate} \providecommand{\actiontext}{Attention} ...
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Animating multiple .eps files (>2000) using \animategraphics

I am trying to animate a set of .eps files (>2000 images) which will give me a nice animation, but when I include it in my latex document using the MWE it is not giving me anything, but some errors. ...
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Obtain a PDF animated from SVG animated

I have read Animations in LaTeX, but my question (I think) is different. I have an SVG animated file and I want to create the same animation in LaTeX, without rewriting the code. An example is this ...
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centering an animation in beamer

there's lots about centering in beamer and animation in beamer, but I'm not finding what I need. I have an animation made through R's animate, where I've set the center option TRUE. The resultant tex ...
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animate — timeline question

I am using the animate package in a very intense way. But unfortunately the file increases if I will not use the timeline feature. Assume the following scenario. I am going to draw a graph. But this ...
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Animate several pgfplots with different value

I have come to look on how to draw a student law with Tex and I have been very pleased with the first answer I found here Nevertheless, I found that the animation displayed in the first answer is ...
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Why does the animate package often require running (pdf)latex twice?

When I use the animate package, the first pdfLaTeX compilation sometimes displays the warning LaTeX Warning: Label(s) may have changed. Rerun to get cross-references right. I know this is ...
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TextField and animateinline

I have a \ChoiceMenu with two options and based on this selection I want to display one frame out of two. If I use a \TextField in the frames I get this error "error (ext4): link annotations cannot ...
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How to use tikz and animate packages to generate a firework pdf file?

Here is a question about how to display fireworks and I like the answer of cmhughes very much. It generates 20 frames and then use them to generate a gif file. But I would like the 20 frames to be ...
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animate controls as part of the image

This is a "nice to have"-question, I guess: I'm using the animate package to show a sequence of software dialog screenshots. In getting through the series I added that useful but ugly looking ...
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Insert a counter in a *animate* image

I'm learning the basics of the animate package. In a simple image I want to insert a counter that represents the time. Here there is the code I've used. \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Can't find ocgbase.sty while using animate

I am trying to learn the animate package. While I was trying to compile some example codes, I always run into the problem that **LaTex Error: File `ocgbase.sty' not found.** I am using Miktex ...
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How to see an animation in the PDF window of TeXShop?

I'm learning something about the ''animate'' package and I've some trouble in visualizing the result of my work. I write the code with TeXShop Version 2.47 that, after the compilation of the code, ...
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Issue with combination of \includemedia and animateinline environment

We recently observed an issue with a beamer document including multiple animations. On one slide an mp4 movie was embedded using \includemedia and on another slide an image series was animated using ...
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LaTeX hangs at \ProcessKeysOptions [closed]

My LaTeX hangs at \ProcessKeysOptions. I already updated my LaTeX using tlmgr update --all Here is the MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{animate} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Hello! ...
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Unable to put an animation into a LaTeX Beamer document

Goal: I have PDF images titled pert_u_3_num_0, ..., pert_u_3_num_149 I would like to create an animation out of these images, and insert it into a LaTeX Beamer document (with video controls) the PDF ...
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How can I put a moving square into a PDF-document using tikz-, animate-package (and arara?)? [duplicate]

How can I produce something like that into a PDF using TikZ? (Note: It does not need colors or shadows, a simple square would be fine) I remember there was an arara-methode, which produces the ...
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animate package: how to correctly display image files with different size

I'am a bit confused by the animate package I compile with LuaTeX. It is a very simple code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{animate} \begin{document} ...
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Animate plot in pgf

I browsed through the gallery of animated example under pgf but didn't find my answer. I would like this kind of pictures: take 4 points located at (0,0), (1,0), (5,0) and (7,0); for r varying from ...
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conflict between \animateinline and \uncover \visible

i have encountered a problem while working on an animation. I used the packages tikzand animate to generate an animation by using the command \animateinline. Now i want to implement this animation in ...
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Video in Beamer with multimedia package not playing

I am trying to use the multimedia package in Beamer to play a local, non-embeded, video. The file compiles without errors; however, when I click on the place-holder image, it simply moves to the next ...
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standalone mode=image with animated pdf

I'm using animate to generate animated images, read by acroread. It seems this pdf can't be included in another TeX file without loosing the animation capabilities so I'm using \includestandalone with ...
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pgfplots + animate: Incorrect math mode symbols (unwanted verbatim)

Description I want to make an animated diagram. As soon I use the animate environment the stuff in math mode ($...$) is not displayed correctly (looks like verbatim text with _ ^ and so on). MWE ...
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Transparent background in Asymptote animation

In my TeX distribution there are two Asymptote examples named inlinemovie.tex and inlinemovie3.tex. (They are also available here.) Quick question The two animations in inlinemovie.tex have ...
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Animate pgfplots of data stored in external files

Can I generate an animation plot of data stored in external file as txt file? The data are stored as X Y Z 20 20 20 40 50 60 ... And I want generate in a single file two plots animated: x vs ...
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How to make animate package compile with lualatex in texlive 2015? pdfTeX, version >= 1.20 [closed]

I have installed TL 2015, and switched my makefiles to use lualatex instead of pdflatex. I have some latex files that use the animate package. Now these files do not compile. I get an error ...
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my first animate project times out

The last few days I have been working on a visualization of the clark/park-transformation used in electrical engineering. It's look like this: This whole file is "dynamic", meaning that if I change ...
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How to set a pausing point within an animation

I am currently working on an animation for a presentation. The animation is generated by LaTeX using the package "animate". It consists of 402 pdf-files. Now what i want is to insert a Pausing point ...
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Picture preview of video with TikZ (LaTeX) in PDF

I made an animation with TikZ/PGF for a PDF paper (not Beamer). The problem is that when the reader of the document is not Adobe (for example Mendeley -it is a free program for managing and sharing ...
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How to make a right side progress bar in LaTeX?

I liked the bar of the first answer in this question: Progress bar for latex-beamer so my question is if there is a way to put this progress bar in the right/left side of the slides. Thanks.
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Where is the code for control buttons in animate or a repository of composite characters?

I am looking for the code for the control buttons of "player" in animate package (for example the button which is a square with a right-pointing triangle is used for PLAY button, as expected). I did ...
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How do I avoid going past the end of my animation in a beamer presentation

I would like to animate some overlays using animatevalue, but I don't know of a way to stop the animation at the last overlay. Is there a way to make this independent of OS and pdf reader? If not, ...
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Animate package problem with Ghostscript version

I am using the animate package to make an animation in my beamer presentation. While compiling I use Latex -> dvi2ps -> ps2pdf When I do ps2pdf there is an error telling me that my Ghostscript ...
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How can I display a frame counter for a slide show created using the animate package?

Within my larger pdf document I have what is basically a slideshow that steps through a set of frames created using the animateinline environment. I would like to add a frame counter of the form ...
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Want to overlay multiple plots on top of each other

I've created multiple .pdf files with animations using the animation package in R. For example, I have these two plots: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{animate} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Using the animate package without Adobe

I'm looking to use the animate package in beamer to display animated graphics to my class, and I was wondering if it'd be possible for the animation to work on their Chromebooks. It seems Adobe isn't ...
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Error with big dimension using animate package

My error is with the "Dimension too large" when I compile the next code, Im trying to make an animation with function sin and cos. The error is in line \draw[line ...
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Animate settings for static and dynamic pdf

I'm trying to create beamer slides with an embedded animation using animate that works well with static pdf viewers and Acrobat Reader. The basic issue is that the last frame of the animation is the ...