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Defining a vector of variables in Tikz

I have the following animation in beamer: with the following code (probably not optimal): \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{multimedia} \begin{document} ...
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Is it possible to make slideshow with u3d files in a beamer template?

I'm just interested if there is a technical way to merge between animate package and movie15 package in order to get an interactive 3D slideshow (like that shown below in the link) with full features ...
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How to develop animations with animate package without interruptive lock files

At present, my favorite method for including animations in PDF documents from LaTeX is to use the animate package. However, Sumatra and Preview (my two goto pdf viewers) cannot show the animations. ...
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How to configure WinEdt/MikTeX/ps2pdf to use a new version of Ghostscript when converting ps->pdf?

System: Win7, WinEdt 7.0, MikTeX 2.9 In order to include animations into my powerdot slide sets I was instructed to use the animate package. Installing that was no problem. Also I have my animation ...
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python environment works with animate for single frames but not multiframe

I am trying to achieve some complicated animations with the animate and python packages. I can use the python environment within an animate environment for single frames, for instance: ...
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Enable a default static frame for incompatible browsers with the animate package

I am working on a document where I want to embed animations using the animate package. A minimal compilable example of such would be the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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Self-scrolling formulas and text in Beamer?

For a presentation with Beamer, I would like to have a slide where a long list of formulas (maybe mixed with text) scrolls automatically within a certain part of the slide. This should look like e.g. ...
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How to animate some part of texts?

I have two bullets in LaTeX as follow. Objective: Maximize f(x). Constraint: f(x)>0. I would like to do some animations as follow. First I would like to have: Objective: Constraint: When I ...
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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 to let \animategraphics only need a shorten path by leveraging a \graphicpath-like command?

Assume that I have a sub directory Images in which all image files of PDF type exists. Some PDF files have more than one page so I can animate them with \animategraphics. For any single-page PDF ...
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Install animate.tds in ubuntu 14.04

I downloaded animate.tds.zip from the Internet and unzipped the folder. How do I install it, as it is necessary for compilation of a .tex file using animate package? Can anyone please help me in this ...
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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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Moving text effect in presentation

please consider the following example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] \only<1>{ ...
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Conflict between animate package and math delimiters?

I've encountered an unusual problem with the animate package and the use of math delimiters, like \left\{. When compiling the MWE, I get the error Missing delimiter (. inserted). on the math line. ...
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Animation of PSTricks code

Consider the following code (taken from http://pstricks.blogspot.dk/2014/06/des-roues-pour-des-routes-au-profil.html): \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ a4paper, margin = 2cm ]{geometry} ...
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Animation in tabular

When I put an animation (animate package) inside a tabular, I get some weird errors. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{animate} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{l} ...
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stop \animategraphics using mouse click

I used following command to create an animation inside my beamer presentation. Using below command, I can run animation whenever I want during my talk on slide. \animategraphics[loop, ...
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Set linewidth of listings inside animation?

How can I set the linewidth of a listings if this is inside animateinline? So far it seems that this setting is ignored in this situation. But it works outside the animate. This seems to be another ...
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\animategraphics does not show the poster image in pdf viewers without javascript support

Below is a minimal example that compiles fine but that does not show any image on viewers without javascript like evince, okular, xpdf, etc. Any ideas what going wrong (does not work either with the ...
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Strange interaction between hyperref, listings and animate

I am trying to have a listing inside an animate environment. However I can't manage to do it if the hyperref package is loaded. This is a MWE, obviously in the real application I need hyperref for ...
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Usage of algorithm inside animateinline creates unexplainable offset

Update: Using pgfmathsetmacro in combination with an actual function, inside tikzpicture seems to be the issue. Some of the white space can be circumvented by the usage of \relax inside ...
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Animating a plot with pgfplots

I'm creating a beamer presentation and I want to animate a plot with pgfplots. This is a MWE of the graphics: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz,pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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References inside animateinline

I am trying to hide references in an animateinline environment to show them on click. MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{animate} ...
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PSTricks Animation and dvips

I want to create animation in Beamer using the animate package. I easily created a basic example following the "all-in-one approach" from this older post but I can not use pdflatex to compile, which ...
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animatedgraphics and multiple files per frame

I can make an animated pdf using \animatedgraphics. But I have 4 plot series, 10 each, that I want them to be animated alongside each other. This means the desired output will have a 10 frame ...
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Animating Beamer slides with pstricks code in them

I have made a beamer presentation and have a series of the slides with pstricks images on them. Each of these images either builds upon the previous, or moves an element of the previous. Is there a ...
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Simple animation with tikz and gnuplot won't finish compiling

I got the following code: \documentclass[tikz,border=2pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \usepackage{animate} \usepackage{fp} \newcommand*\tdist[1]{ \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Missing endgroup in animation

Where is the missing endgroup in the next code ? \documentclass[tikz,margin=5pt]{standalone} \usepackage{calc,animate} \newcommand{\Cercle}[1]{% \begin{tikzpicture}[thick] ...
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pgfplots + animate + foreach: Starting with one plot

I want to generate an animation where the number of lines increases one by one. It works very well but the start image always has two lines. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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pgfplots + animate: complicated line-by-line animation

I want a retangle with 80 diagonal lines: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ %------------------------ %% Options ...
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Text is “Clipped” in Animation

I want to animate text and equations (no pictures) in LaTeX. I tried out the animate package, but I find that my text is often clipped at the top and bottom. Here is a minimal example. ...
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New line in an animate environment

I would like to generate a chess animation in a beamer presentation. As a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{chessfss} \usepackage[controls]{animate} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile] ...
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Why does animategraphics no longer work?

Several decades ago I could compile the following code snippet with pdflatex -shell-escape main.tex to produce a PDF output with animation. % the filename is main.tex ...
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How to animate this project

I'm Brazilian, 18 years old and I have a final project in the first half in my university. I found here a code of one analog clock and I made a modification to create a speedometer. I wonder how I can ...
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\animategraphics is not animating the provided images

\begin{figure} \animategraphics[autoplay,loop]{10}{anim-}{0}{11} \end{figure} I have anim-0.png to anim-11.png images. And I have included \usepackage{animate} \usepackage{graphics} ...
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Animation: How to move the position of an equation in a continuous manner?

I want to make equations (or words) to continuously move in a page for a beamer talk. A simple example would be we have "A" on the left margin and "B" on the right margin and then "A" moves towards ...
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listplot and (0,0)

Look at the following minimal working example. I cannot understand, why the first line of listplot is plotted from (0,0) to the first data of the input file. I am compiling with % converting with ...
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How to make a fill-in-the-blank presentation

I want to make a presentation with LaTeX. My problem is that I want to have on the current slide, at anytime I'd like to positionate (e.g. "The gras __ green"), some text only shown underlined without ...
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Using Counters in foreach, animate

I´m trying to create an animation of rectangles approximating the area below a curve (x^2). I´ve tried to use a counter to specify the lenght of the rectangles but Latex won`t let me use \divide or ...
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Bug in label for legend with beamer, tikz, animate

I am very puzzled by this small bug. This example does not work because compilation crashes on the line containing \label{Temp\iIdPic}. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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timeline and animate package

I'm trying to make some pdf with animate package controlling a loop with the timeline. The purpose is to have a loop but reaching the last frame, the color of the dot should change. My main questions ...
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Why does the Animate package inflate the file size of all of my externalized TikZ pictures?

I am using TikZ externalization to compile the figures in my thesis that use TikZ or PGF Plots. Ever since I included an animation using the animate package, the size of the PDFs of each of my ...
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Keep TikZ arrows on foreground with animategraphics

I am using beamer and I'd like to put an arrow with TikZ on a movie created with \animategraphics. No problem when I am using only one frame, for example: \begin{frame} ...
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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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Clash between animate and hyperref on pdfLaTeX

When I compile the MWE below on pdfLaTeX I get the error message `! pdfTeX error (ext4): destinations cannot be inside an XForm. right before the \newframe* command is read. I have tried by switching ...
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Problem with animate package and PSTricks

For some reason I haven't been able to discern yet, the code appended below returns the error message \begin{pspicture} on input line [...] ended by \end{animateinline when I try to compile over ...
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Make gif-animation faster with animate

I have a series of PNG figures that I use to make an animation in a beamer presentation. The animation works fine except that the frame rate is very slow, like 1 per second. I would like to make it ...
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Draw Animated line in beamer

I'd like to be able to draw Animated line in beamer in one frame with animation Thanks to @Kevin C for those pictures \documentclass[leqno,mathserif]{beamer} ...
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Animations created in Texmaker not working in PDF X-change Viewer

At this site there is a very cute example of an interactive animation. If I download the PDF directly, it works fine in both Adobe Acrobat and in PDF X-change viewer (the latter is my preferred ...
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How to make travel smoothly a tikz picture across a slide? [closed]

The beamer frame below shows a tikz circle. I would like the tikz circle to travel smoothly across the frame according to some "random" path. Can you help me with the animateinline environment? ...