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Error message in solution for “Navigation to section/subsection from Beamer headline titles”

as new user, I'm not able to add a comment to the original question/solution. I refer to the solution of Navigation to section/subsection from Beamer headline titles written by Joseph Wright. If I ...
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Place Logo Properly in BeamerPlace Logo Properly in Beamer with pgf

I try to custom my beamer presentation and I want place my logo in left in the frametitle. The best solution i found is here. Others solution are very complicate for a simple task (more and more code ...
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Navigation Tree: Subsections

Problem Good evening everybody. Calling the beamer-class. I'm using the Singapore theme. Is it possible to display not only the section but also the subsections within the navigation tree and ...
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Firefox PDF viewer vs beamer + pgfpages

Consider the following MWE to be previewed in the build in PDF previewer in Firefox \documentclass[handout]{beamer} \usepackage{pgfpages} \pgfpagesuselayout{8 on 1}[a4paper,border shrink=4mm] ...
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Beamer: mode* and own frame definition

Say that I am using my own definition for question frames, something akin to \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Malmoe} \newcommand{\questionframe}[2]{ \frame[c,plain]{ \centering\huge ...
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Beamer handout: removing colours

I'm using beamer for my presentation where I use a lot of colours to point out certain terms in equations with {\color<2->[rgb]{1.0,0.22,0} some text} When I make the handout, the colours ...
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Including graphics in beamer document [duplicate]

I am preparing slides for a presentation and would like to add some figures, but whenever I try to include graphics, I get the following result: That is, instead of the image that is supposed to be ...
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Workaround for the animations in Beamer? How to convert a pdf presentation to a Sozi svg?

I want to use Beamer to write my presentations, mainly because I can use TikZ code on it. I also use to include png and pdf figures, so I like to compile with pdflatex. However, I'm starting to hate ...
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Clash with \usepackage[<options>]{hyperref} and beamer

When I use the following preamble: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Berkeley} \usecolortheme{default} \usefonttheme{default} \setbeamertemplate{navigation ...
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How to add algorithm in beamer?

i am trying to add algorithm pseudo code in my beamer presentation by simply copy and pasting the code which i have used in writing my paper as follows: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Beamer: alert and math color [duplicate]

I'm having some trouble changing the colors of parts of an equation in Beamer, with "math text" being set. The following MWE demonstrates the example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{color} ...
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Beamer and Serif fonts

How does one specify a particular letter to be serif in the beamer class? I want to keep the notation as similar in the presentation as the article as I can, and most of it turns out well, except for ...
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My font is ignored in beamer

I use Xetex for customize my font. I installed my font in my linux system. The command fc-list | grep -i Share-TechMono returns /usr/local/share/fonts/Share-TechMono.ttf: ...
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How to customize Ilmenau beamer footer to print frame numbers

I have googled this problem for hours and never found anything good for my need... I love the Ilmenau theme with red beaver color, but I can not figure out how to manage settings for it... ...
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What are the available modes in beamer?

In beamer class for presentations we can use the \mode command to control what part of our text belongs to which mode. My question is how many mode are available for use?
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How to make frame[t] as global default?

In Beamer, I would like to set frame[t]{ ... } as a global default of frame. How is it possible to set the option t as default? p.s. I know that it is possible by defining my custom command like ...
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Beamer, TikZ and step by step colored figure ending in PGF Math Error (divide by 0)

I'm new to TikZ, and I'm trying to "animate" successive reading of values on the curve representing a mathematical function. The point is to achieve step by step visual enhancement to focus the care ...
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Vertically centering in Latex Beamer slightly too much up

One MWE of many (w and w/o the plain frame option, w and w/o the vfill, w and w/o the c frame option etc.): \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{} ...
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Beamer - customise the header of frankfurt

I'm a newbie of beamer. I wrote some slides using frankfurt theme and found some little problems. My slides contain many sections and all section titles are shown in any of the slides. I found that ...
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Transparent figure in beamer

I am trying to make a transition from one block containing text to another containing a figure. While the second block is transparent, the figure is "active", even though I specify an order of ...
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LyX Beamer [t] on plaint itle frame

Here, I read how to set [t] globally for a beamer template in LyX. However, is it also possible to just set the [t] option for the PLAIN TITLE frame and leave centering for all other? Best, Fabian
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How can I find the File name after compile the document?

I found a part of the sample poster . when I apply he asked me :Enter file name?can you tell me where can I find the file name \documentclass[paper=a4paper,landscape,dvipsnames]{umbcposter} ...
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Struggle with overlay in Beamer

I am currently learning how to use Beamer and would like to create a frame that presents 3 techniques for reduction of a class of objects (given with itemize). The first technique is the largest among ...
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Logo on the top right of each slide in Warsaw theme

Related to this question, I am trying to put a logo on the top right side of each slide in a beamer document. This is my code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} % This is the file main.tex ...
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Overlap texts or pictures at specific positions above an array

I have a frame which contains a piece of code: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \usepackage[frenchb]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{title} \begin{array}{l} int v \\ v ...
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Badly aligned two column Beamer ToC

I'm trying to make a nice two column table of contents in beamer. There are a lot of questions about it, but I can't see that anyone really answers my problem. Using the multicol environment, ...
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Misplaced frametitle in new environment

In beamer, I defined a new environment for frame. My problem is, the frame title now comes along the text, instead of appearing at the top. See the working example. \documentclass[]{beamer} ...
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Automatically fit the graphics in the remaining space of a Beamer slide

I want to put a figure in some part of the presentation (beginning, middle or end of the slide). I want the figure to be adjusted to the height of the available space while keeping the aspect ratio ...
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Odd behavior of tikz in beamer style

I want to create my own beamer style for my presentations, and I follow this link to do so. I change the title page template as following \defbeamertemplate*{title page}{texsx}[1][] { ...
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Tikz animated figure coordinates from a vector

Is there any possibility to take coordinates in an animated Tikz from a vector? For example in the code below which I found at ...
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Including Large Table that has 36 rows in a beamer frame

I have following table which I need to include in a beamer presentation : I have read this post . I think I only need to adjust in this \begin{tabular}{*{27}{l}}. But I don't know how is to do that ...
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Beamerposter missing header with title

I am struggling to create a poster presentation with beamerposter. What I am simply trying to do is to reproduce the examples in the github page; one of which is this one: ...
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How to put the section head on the same location as a slide title when using slidepage

I am developing my own beamer theme. As part of the theme I want the section slides to have the section title on the same position as the other slides. At this moment the position is a little off. ...
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Option argument for Beamer section slide

I am creating my own Beamer theme with a custom section slide. Ideally I would like the command \frame{\sectionpage} to have an additional, optional argument, that specifies the color of the ...
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Beamer's \pause doesn't delay hyperref's borders

When using \pause in beamer, link borders created by hyperref will appear even if the link text and the link itself (in \href{}) both appear after the \pause. How can I delay the border until the link ...
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Putting an image as a watermark in beamer

I'm doing a presentation in Beamer, and I'm trying to put some images in the frames, but I don't know how to do it. I hope you can help me. Thanks so much!
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Empty frames in beamer in case of RTL languages without tikz package, xelatex engine

I can not understand why all components of a beamer presentation are not showing (really empty frames) with this MWE \documentclass{beamer} %\usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{polyglossia} ...
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Repeat beamer frames and R chunk

I'd set up a loop for multiple beamer frames and a R chunk within the loop too, but it always does work. The R chunk in the loop wasn't run by R. <<echo=F,results="asis">>= ...
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How to automatically center images?

In a beamer-LaTeX document, I want to horizontally center all images, without specifying this explicitly in each case. I did the following: In the preamble I write: \let\oig\includegraphics % ...
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beamer frame: overlap itemization with graphics

I try to create a beamer frame, which does the following: Show a common itemization (placed on top of the slides) interrupted by slides with graphics, that are centered in the middle of the slide. In ...
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How to define additional \caption* like command for Latex beamer?

beamer currently is incompatible with the caption package (as described here). I would like to define an additional command that works like the \caption* command of that package, i.e. typesets the ...
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Add logo only on some frame title

I am using the solution from this question: Positioning logo in the front page as well as slides to add a logo on the top right of the title frame. My problem is a bit more complicated: I have a ...
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Why citation number is changed in beamer?

My presentation has slides 1-10. I use same reference in slide 3 and slide 5. Both times the full citation appears differently. Also the number also changes. Why is this the case. This doesnt happen ...
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How to put a reference for a graphic in beamer?

I am making a presentation. One of my slides has a graphical representation of statistics in a fancy manner. I want to make a reference of source from where I am pulling those stats. How can I do ...
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How to change Footnote color in only one slide?

For some reason I want to change the color of my citations in my slides. I am using the code posted in here Why \footcite not working in beamer? as a MWE. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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What is the safest way to update BibTex?

I have made my presentation in beamer and now I want to use \footcite to add citations. My current Biblatex version is 1.5 which I suppose is old. I saw following post How to upgrade ...
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minipage alignment with tikzpicture

I want to have one minipage containing a tikzpicture and on its right another minipage with a block, and tried with: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows,chains} ...
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Bold serif headings in beamer

I'm trying to get the same effect as \usefonttheme{structure bold}, but with a serif font. That is, (frame)titles in serif bold, other fonts serif regular. Unfortunately this does not seem to work: ...
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Media9 is not working when embedding video into beamer

I have a problem when I try to insert videos into a beamer presentation. I am currently using the package media9 to load the video and my .tex file looks like the following: \documentclass[utf8, ...
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Why \footcite not working in beamer?

I wanted to add citations in my beamer presenatation and saw following post. How to embed citations into footnotes? For test run I copied the answer posted there but I am not geting ciattaion as ...