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Problem with background picture in Feather theme

I am using Feather theme for my presentation. I have downloaded it from Overleaf. The original source is worked properly without any error but it does not show the background picture in the title and ...
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Presentation using LyX

I want to create a presentation in LyX which can also be printed out as a 'manual'. I have seen reference to including the presentation file in a beamer article file. However, this seems to leave the ...
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AlegreyaSans with mathspec in Beamer

Somehow I cannot get the AlegreyaSans font to work in Beamer with mathspec. The standard fontenc call for AlegreyaSans works for PDFLaTeX, but I need to use auto-pst-pdf for a table, thus the use of ...
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How to solve error in latex beamer compilation

When I was making my presentation using LaTeX and Beamer, suddenly I found an error in compiling: Text line contains an invalid character. Line number is given and it shows the error is in the ...
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Center content of frame in beamer class

Doesn't it bother anybody that the beamer class doesn't perfectly center the contents of frames vertically? There is a bit more space below than above. Could anybody provide a solution on how to ...
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Basic Beamer Footer

I need to add a footer in my beamer consisting of: 1. My name (left side) 2. Title (middle) 3. Slide number (right side) Very basic, no sort of theme.
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Start Matlab code directly from Latex

I'm using the documentclass beamer to make a presentation. Is there a way to start Matlab code directly from Latex? A button that I can press so that the Matlab code starts to run automatically? ...
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Placing item right in top left corner on latex beamer title page

I am trying to create a customized title page with latex beamer. However there seem to be some margins I cannot get rid of. \documentclass[t,aspectratio=169]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Different baseline skip for first item after change in font size

I am having trouble getting the same baselike skip for each item in the following code. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{XYZ} \begin{itemize} ...
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Beamer Navigation bar too long

My navigation bar in Beamer is too long with the way it is presently formatted. I have considered going to multiple lines for the circle navigation, but this results in the vertical space of the ...
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Text symbols appearing as cross in beamer

I am using Museo Fonts (the case is same with Adobe Garamond Pro) to create beamer presentation but some greek symbols such as ϵ, δ and several others appear as cross-in-a-box. I have also tried ...
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Scope or override \pause?

I have some lecture slides with multi-part problems. I would like for the students to be able to see the entire problem laid out, and then fill in the answers step-by-step. This is doable as long as ...
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Three and four images with captions in a Beamer frame

I have often used two columns and two images side by side in Beamer frame. But I could not get three one large and second column contains two small images or four images with captions in a single ...
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Indentation issues with highlighting cell using tikzmarkin

I am trying to eliminate offset/indentation issues when using tikzmarkin to highlight regions of a table. \documentclass{beamer} \RequirePackage{booktabs,colortbl,caption,tabularx,chngcntr, tikz, ...
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The movie and the pages after the movie are missing in beamer latex

I try to use beamer and wanted to add a movie. I used \usepackage{movie15} to add the .avi movie but the slide of the movie and the next slides are not appearing! \begin{frame} \begin{figure}[t] ...
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auctex preview with beamer--preview errors after first frame

When using AUCTex preview with the beamer packages, I get errors for any equations after the first frame. For example, the following previews fine: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Scaling an image down make it fuzzy

I embedded this logo at the top-left corner in my beamer presentation. I scaled the image down by a factor 0.08. The problem is that the image appears rather fuzzy. I thought this occurred only when ...
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Spacing between list items beamer

What could be the reason that the second item doesn't have the same line spacing as the first one? If the nested enumeration is removed; we get the expected results. Otherwise, line spacing is ...
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How do I extend if logic from skipping particular slides to specific portions of a Beamer frame?

I have the following working structure for excluding particular lecture slides from the article form of a lecture: \documentclass[11pt,handout]{beamer} \newif\iflecture \lecturetrue % Next three ...
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Using if then logic with Beamer for integrated lecture notes [duplicate]

I am very comfortable with Beamer and Latex but have never used if then constructions. I typically build a lecture in complete slides, edit with pauses for a lecture version and finally distribute a ...
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Beamer Headers/Footers with Alegreya Sans

In the following MWE, the spaces for section title and date on the top/bottom of the slide are too small for the Alegreya Sans font. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{AnnArbor} ...
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Beamer: how to change the font size in math mode?

The first image is what I have at the moment, the second image is what I would like to get. As you can see, in the second image the formula font size is a little bit bigger than in the first image. I ...
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Beamer: how to justify the whole text?

How can I justify the text in the whole document in beamer without using \usepackage{ragged2e} and \justifying at the beginning of each frame? \documentclass[8pt,handout,t]{beamer} ...
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Biblatex + Beamer: missing citation abbreviation in the bibliography

I recently switched from using natbib to biblatex and observed some strange behavior trying to print the bibliography in a presentation using latex beamer. After experimenting quite a while I think I ...
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Beamer, columns environment and text next to image

I am not able to get the text next to the image. As you can see, it is shifted downward. p.s. columns width can be changed. \documentclass[14pt,handout,t]{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Beamer. Block. How to reset \setbeamercolor{block title} and \setbeamercolor{block body}?

After using a block with customized colors \setbeamercolor{block title}{use=structure,fg=white,bg=red!75} \setbeamercolor{block body}{use=structure,fg=black,bg=red!30} How can you reset to the ...
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edge invisibility in tikz

I would like to know how can we make edge invisble in tikz ( similar to visible). Here is my code. I am able to add edges (1,4) and (4,5) using visible command, at the same time I want to remove the ...
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Beamer: Frame Number in Header in Frankfurt Theme

I use the theme frankfurt in my beamer presentations. At the same time, I use \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number]in order to get frame numbers. In Frankfurtthe header is divided in two parts: ...
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Beamer: space between frame title and text

I would like the space between the frame title and the text to be the same in all pages. I tried \addtobeamertemplate{frametitle}{\vspace*{2cm}}{\vspace*{-2cm}} but as you can see in the image below, ...
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Define when to break a Frame with a Bibliography

I am creating a presentation with the LyX beamer template. My list of references runs more than one frame, so LyX automatically enables allowframebreaks for me. However, it chooses to insert a ...
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Beamer - place text of footnote in footline

I must place footnotes and footcites at the bottom of the frames, like shown in the picture: The line above the footnotes must always be there, and it must have a minimum distance to the bottom of ...
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Beamer. How to put bullet lists inside a {?

I would like to obtain this The mwe is: (inside a beamer code) \section{Marco Teórico} \frame { \frametitle{Marco Teórico} $$ \begin{array}{l} \left\{ \begin{array}{l} ...
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Beamer custom template: Simple head- and footline and a title page

I'm preparing a talk and i don't like the available beamer themes. They all seem to bloated to me, the ones that are minimalistic are too "loose" in my opinion. I like to have a frame around the ...
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What is the simplest way to extract a URL from a .bib entry for use in \href{}{} (probably using Biblatex)?

I am trying to define a new macro with the following syntax: \citeimg*{<bibkey>} The unstarred form should simply produce \citeauthor{<bibkey>}, \citetitle{<bibkey>}, ...
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setting beamer background with rounded corner rectangle

I am trying to set my background for my beamer theme. I want a white rectangle with a rounded north east corner. I used a provided code. My outer theme looks like this: \mode<presentation> ...
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Multiple subsection columns in Beamer (warsaw)

I've got quite a few subsections in one section and they stretch the right half of the header. Hoping to split them up into 2+ columns. Minimal example: Some research indicates that this will ...
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Split biblio over multiple slides (beamer) with allowframebreaks

I have too many references for a single slide (I am using beamer on Sharelatex) and while looking for a solution I bumped into this: How can I split a beamer bibliography across two slides? I tried ...
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How to get overlay options in mindmaps? [duplicate]

I am using the following codes to construct my mind map. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{mindmap,trees} \usepackage{verbatim} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Customize fonts inside an equation environment

I am using the Gill Sans font, but I remark that I,l, and 1 are confused. So I want to use another fonts just for these letters in the equation environment, I used \fontspec to do this but it does not ...
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Making a beamer page that includes an array. Code included

Please help with code below. Firstly, beamer seems to insist that every line within the array code requires its own begin and end $ signs. Then, though I've checked this for hours, it insists that ...
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How do I skip slides in Beamer?

I have a beamer presentation for a long presentation, but I'd like to make a smaller presentation which skips some of the slides. Does beamer have a way to do that, or should I just comment out the ...
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Beamer, textblock: text does not appear

I am trying using textblock with beamer. The problem is that I am not able to make the text appear. \documentclass[10pt,handout]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{frametitle}[default][center] ...
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Editor with beamer environments/macros

I am looking for a linux latex (not WYSWIG) editor, that includes beamer enhancements. Simple toolbars/shortcuts for inserting new frames, surrounding content in columns/overlays environments, etc. I ...
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siunitx 'detect-all' does not honor fontspec's math font in Beamer

Problem statement The \sisetup{detect-all} option of the siunitx package does not work for me as expected in a Beamer presentation, which I would like to typeset as follows: Text in Latin Modern ...
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beamer - Berkeley. Is possible add another level of index in the upper region?

Un the indexes of beamer. Sections and subsections is possible, but if I want detail 3 or 4 parts in a subsection, showing this in any way, for example... in the upper (in the TITLE-dark region or in ...
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Increasing the size of the navigation sidebar text in Beamer (Berkeley theme)

How can I increase the size of the navigation sidebar in Beamer? I'm using the Berkeley theme. I'd only like to change the size of the sections and subsections, keeping the subsection size smaller ...
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Beamer. Berkeley. How to move up the rigth index?

How could I move up the rigth index in Beamer? \documentclass[serif]{beamer} \usetheme{Berkeley} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{mathpazo} \makeatletter \beamer@headheight=1.5\baselineskip ...
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Latex beamer: make plots show sequentially

I am trying to insert image shown below in the link in Latex Beamer. Just like using PowerPoint, I want show A first and then go to B and then C. I am wondering how to do this in Beamer? 1
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How can I remove the section from the last slide?

I want to put some slides at the end of my presentation in the case someone will ask something to them. Therefore I want to delete the introduction in the example below from the navigation bar. How ...
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conflict using matlab-prettifier and LaTeX beamer [duplicate]

I was trying to use the matlab-prettifier package with the LaTeX beamer package, and I noticed I was getting errors when trying to compile. Mainly I was getting an error when trying to use ...