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Is there an easy way to raise or lower the hat operator in math mode

Using the hat operator in math mode in beamer, the hats are smashing into the characters. I can use \skew{n} to move them n points to the right, but I need to raise them a point or two. Is there an ...
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Beamer Handouts: 4 on 1 w/ adjusted positions, but page numbering incorrect

I need to make Beamer handouts (either 4 on 1 or 8 on 1). Below is my MWE. I think the usual 4 on 1 has too much space between slides, with the slides too close to the margins (printing the handouts ...
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Is it possible in beamer to darken all colors on an inserted pdf image?

I'm using \includegraphic{image.pdf} to insert an image into a Beamer presentation. The image that I have is a drawn diagram that was scanned. Part of the diagram is sketched in light blue which ...
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How to put some commands written by a software's codes into Latex beamer?

I prepared a program written in GAP's envirounment. I'd like to put them all in one of my beamer pages exactly as follows: gap> z:=CyclicGroup(IsPermGroup,10);; n:=CyclicGroup(IsPermGroup,15);; ...
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Automated end-of-lecture Biblatex bibliographies in Beamer?

Problem description For a multi-lecture Beamer+Biblatex setup, I would like to automate the process of generating per-lecture bibliographies. I would like to achieve this by having the following code ...
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Odd italic format in beamer presentation slide

I am using the following code to produce my persian beamer presentation file. My problem is that, the formulas are printed italic but I don't want them to be like this. How should I correct them? ...
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Prevent Beamer from printing frame for empty Biblatex bibliography

Problem description In standard document classes such as article, Biblatex's \printbibliography conveniently does not create any output if there are no cited items, i.e., if the bibliography would be ...
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Changing the section and subsection font color in contents page in beamer

I want to change the section and subsection names in my contents page on beamer. Plz help me. Thanx in advance
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use chinese in lyx beamer slide

I wish to use lyx beamer document type but use Chinese in document. Maybe it's possible to use CJK but not sure how to do it. Anyone can share your suggestion?
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How to show navigation bullets in customized Beamer them?

I've made my own beamer theme to provide my some resources. I have this code so far: \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Malmoe} \usecolortheme{orchid} \beamertemplatenavigationsymbolsempty ...
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Set math and text fonts independently in Beamer (using PDFLaTeX)

I am working on a Beamer presentation, and I would like to use sans serif font (CMBright) for text, and a serif font (Computer Modern) for maths. Sans serif maths looks pretty ugly to me. Beamer ...
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need to put a figure above another figure in beamer

In beamer I created a slide like using code \documentclass[slidestop,compress,mathserif]{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{graphicx} \usetheme{Boadilla} ...
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eps images in latex beamer class

I have some troubles with putting eps images into my beamer presentation. I use this code: \begin{frame}\frametitle{Výsledky a diskuse} \framesubtitle{Vygenerovaná data} \begin{figure}[!ht] ...
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Hide Click Number in Beamer with Mac

I want to hide the length of my beamer presentation. I have already hidden the navigation bar and created a new footline that does not show the frame number (code below). However, whenever I use a Mac ...
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In Beamer, [shrink] reduces textwidth

I have a slide in Beamer that has a lot of text, so I'd like to use shrink to make it all fit. On other Beamer presentations it works perfectly, but in this one shrink also reduces the textwidth, so ...
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how to add the table of contents to beamer?

I wanna use beamer for my presentation for the first time. Here it is: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Madrid} } \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Recent (one year) change in the handout mode of Beamer?

Help requested for the handout mode of the beamer class. I have been using it fairly minimally for a few years. About a year ago the handout mode stopped producing all the pages. The presentation ...
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lstlistings does not work in a slide

I am writing a slide. I want to use lstlisting \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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How to adjust spacing between caption and table / figure in beamer?

I want to adjust spacing between caption and table/figure in beamer. However I am not able to overcome the warning Package caption Warning: \caption will not be redefined since it's already ...
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Hatching a rectangle leads to solid line in beamer

I would like to indicate an inequality constraint using a hatched pattern. This is to be done in a pgfplot, that is itself part of a beamer frame. Here is an MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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itemize bullet not appearing in beamer [duplicate]

I'm trying to make a beamer with TeXMaker and when I want to put itemize environment in a frame, the bullet does not appear. I compile with PDFLatex and I look at the PDF. My code is: ...
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How to set frame options inside a beamertemplate?

Is there a command like \thispagestyle in order to set in a beamer template the plain option (for example). I need this in order to design a section page template were I would like to remove sidebar ...
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Manually Split Bibliography in beamer

I'm doing a presentation in beamer. I have a total of 8 references and i want to display them as 2 references per slide. Does anyone knows how i can do this? my code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} ...
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Mathematics formulae can't be compiled

I have this code for my presentation: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1,T2A]{fontenc} \usepackage[cp 1251]{inputenc} \usepackage[serbian,english]{babel} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} ...
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beamer frame title with a triangle indicator

Is it possible to add a triangle indication on each beamer frame? e.g. \documentclass[14pt]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{title here} \begin{center} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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How to avoid a spurious space when combining frame, centering and another environment?

I want to create a special environment in beamer, which combines several environments, one of which is center. However, when using my newly created environment, I get an additional space in comparison ...
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Change Bibliography Icon/Label with Beamer Class

I'm doing a presentation in latex. I have included the references using bibtex, however, the references appear as images and not numbers: Main code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} ...
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The best way to write arabic in beamer

I'm used to create Arabic Beamer presentations with the arabtex package, but with arabtex there are many environments (like enumerate) can not be used, for this i would like to write arabic using ...
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beamer title with \hfill

I include citations in the titles of slides and I would like the citations to be right justified (fully) while the title itself is left justified. I used <title-text> \hfill <\cite{}> ...
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Split nodes in TikZ math nodes matrix with Beamer?

TikZ matrices and Beamer do not work smooth -- for example, we have to use ampersand replacement work around. Is there a similar work around that allow one to use \nodepart ? The MWE is this: ...
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beamer and blocks with rounded corners [duplicate]

My aim is to get rounded corners without shadows ergo I used the following command \setbeamertemplate{blocks}[rounded][shadow=false] but it seems like that this option affects the footnotes as well, ...
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Beamer: Use Libertine and Computer Modern monospace (pdflatex vs lualatex)

I am using beamer to write a presentation. I included the libertine package to change the default font, and I am using the professionalfonts theme to avoid clashes with beamer's font settings. I ...
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Where do I find the source code of beamer in a MiKTeX installation?

I'm looking for the source code of default beamer themes (*.sty) for studying purpose. A file content search for keywords like \setbeamertemplate only returns texworks.exe. If these definitions are ...
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Can I place a block inside figure in beamer?

I have an image with lot of white space. I want to fill up the while space with blocks and add information in it. Is it possible with beamer?
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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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Remove bibliography from beamer template

I'm doing a presentation using the following beamer template: \usepackage{beamerthemeshadow} I have a file that has my bibliography. I include it has: \begin{frame}{References} ...
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! Undefined control sequence. - no idea where the error is

I hope someone will bother to deal with my very basic problem - When trying to compile the code displayed below I get the error message "! Undefined control sequence. l.70 \@w" I read through ...
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Suggestions for improving the beamer presentation

I am a beginner in preparing beamer presentations. I don't know the advanced options available in it that make it more appealing and more sensible. Here is my code for the beamer presentation. I need ...
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Is it possible to use \only to conditionally enable key-value pairs of a macro?

The following is a trivial example. What I want to learn is how to use \only<> (if possible) to conditionally enable key-value pairs of a macro. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pstricks} ...
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Why does `! Missing $ inserted.` occur when using \verb in beamer?

When I use \verb+...+ within beamer I get ! Missing $ inserted. <inserted text> $ l.6 \end{frame} ? What is going wrong and how do I fix this problem? A minimal example is ...
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Beamer: split header in two lines

I have a lot of sections in my beamer presentation. Because of that I cannot see all of them in the header. Since I'm using the Darmstadt theme, it seems that the header has enough space two write ...
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Title of beamer presentation runs outside the screen

the title does not continue on a second line but runs outside the screen Different .sty files are used but i'm not sure where the problem is located. The main .tex files is as follows ...
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convert the vertical navigation section on the header to horizontal navigation

I need to convert the vertical navigation section on the header to horizontal navigation e.g: section1 section2 ... sectionN Can anyone help me???
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Combining strengths of Beamer and WYSIWYG drawing tools

I used to use Beamer, and I loved it. However, compared to a WYSIWYG software like Powerpoint, creating slides with Beamer is so time-consuming, especially for graphics and animations (I don't overuse ...
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Beamer: How to make an environment which is like “altenv”

Reading Section 9.6.3 of the beamer book, I try to make a new environment which should behave just like alertenv but with different visual effects. Here is the code I use for testing this. ...
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beamer cambridgeus theme - title color

How to make the title color in the beamer cambrigeus theme as red. Here is the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usecolortheme{beaver} \title[Semantic Web ranking]{Ranking of ...
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PS-Tricks + Beamer Problem

I have a strange problem with PS-Tricks. I can only create one picture when using beamer. Take this as an example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[pdf]{pstricks} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Change link target of \insertshorttitle

I want to change the following small thing in my custom beamer template. In my footline the title of my presentation is printed using \insertshorttitle, like in many standard templates. Normally the ...
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Beamer overlay specification for description

I find myself using more and more using the following overlay specification for the description environment. The Animal Kingdom \begin{description} \item[Gnus] \uncover<+->{these are ...
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External animation, "hyperreffed'' from beamer

I want to show my students an animation during a presentation. The animation is on a particular web site and the copyright statement says that one can openly present the animation onsite or link to ...