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Is it possible to use beamer's overlay specifications in other documentclasses?

I'm writing an article that involves a lot of diagrammatic calculus, that is, there is a big TikZ picture with nodes and lines and that picture gets modified slightly in each step of the calculation. ...
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Customize beamer headline and sidebar in Palo Alto

I'm trying to customize Palo Alto theme from beamer to get something like this: But so far I managed to get this: [UPDATE]: Ok, eventually I got this: % Document structure \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Is there a sans serif dagger symbol?

I am looking for a sans-serif equivalent to \dag and \ddag, which is typeset in serifs even when sans serif is used throughout the document. I use symbols (like \dag and \ddag) to display the ...
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Mark handout slides in beamer package

For my presentation I am using the beamer package. I added frames that include my personal notes that only appear when I am compiling with the handout-option. On this handout I would like to include ...
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Libertine with sfmath and siunitx in Beamer

I am trying to use the Linux Libertine fonts with sfmath and siunitx package but it doesn't work with beamer class. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Beamer pdf generated with pdflatex on Linux won't open with Windows/Adobe Reader

Apologies if this question is a duplicate, but I couldn't find anyone with the same problem as me: I'm using TexMaker 4.1 to compile .pdf's with the pdflatex command. My operating system is Linux ...
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How to include, in beamer handout, a slide exactly as it appears in presentation mode on a particular transition?

I have a beamer presentation where I do something like in the following MWE: \documentclass[handout]{beamer} \include{tikz}% To get \foreach \begin{document} \begin{frame} These I want to ...
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Beamer frame with text and two images

I am trying to build a beamer frame where I have an itemize on the left and two images on top of each other on the right. I just don't know how to put the second image on the right, so it won't be ...
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Beamer: splitting environment across \newenvironment

I would like to define a new environment in Beamer that creates a frame containing only an itemize (and maybe some other stuff once I this basic case to work). The following ...
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Change in font size from slide to slide

Is it possible, that one of my slide in beamer is 11 pt and I want 10 pt font in other slide?
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Logo creation in References [duplicate]

How to create this kind of logo in references? I have done with other two logos in which picture of book and document is made , but got stuck here
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Writing Wikipedia logo in latex

How to write this logo in Latex? I am working on it, but could not get it.
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noframenumbering does not seem to work

I have an issue in Kile 2.0.85 (It's my institute's computer, so I can't update it myself). I have a beamer project for a presentation. I write: \begin{frame}[noframenumbering]{2 Inputs} and it ...
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pdflatex.exe: Invalid argument

I'm creating a (rather large) Beamer file. When I try to compile, I receive this error: This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.14 (MiKTeX 2.9) ... [31]pdflatex.exe: Invalid argument: ...
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Problem with beamer in the math-mode for not showing parenthesis

I have a problem with parenthesis. In beamer I write $(a)$, but it display just $a$. Someone here may know how to solve the problem.
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Beamer - Combining justification and centering

I am preparing a beamer presentation and I am having problems in combining justification and centering. I use mainly itemize and enumerate in my slides, and I want to have the text justified in all my ...
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how to simulate a Beamer-written slide as if it was done on a blackboard

Sometime ago, somebody asked a question concerning the simulation of a blackboard presentation written with Beamer. The question had several parts, and I am also interested in one of them, the most ...
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justifying and scriptsize for all beamer slides

Following the answer here, I'm looking for a way to justify and set the scriptsize font for all beamer slides inside frame environment, I tried: \setbeamertemplate{frame}{/scriptsize/justifying} ...
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Overlay specifications in beamer

I'm trying to create a beamer document class (.cls) with some configurations that please me. But, I ended in this point where a cannot overlay my \newcommand. This code has to collect a few ...
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How to center SAS code in Beamer [duplicate]

I wish to give SAS code in my presentation, but the code appears on the left side of the page. Any idea how to center it? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{listings} \begin{document} ...
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No output PDFfile produced - mathmode

There is no pdf file produced even though no warning is shown. If I replace the formula with some text, the pdf output is produced. \documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} ...
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beamer margins in custom template

I have made a beamer template and I want to change the margins, especially the one of the main body block, from the template itself. I have read about \voffset and all the other margins from another ...
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Is opacity a valid key for \includegraphics?

I am trying to compile a beamer presentation featuring the following line: {\includegraphics[width=\paperwidth, height=\headheight, opacity=0.25]{heads/head3.jpg}} No errors occur in my ubuntu ...
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Text is white coloured after Beamer note pages when compiled with xelatex

I have a Beamer presentation with note pages, in which everything renders just fine with pdflatex. However, when the file is compiled using xelatex (I need to use fontspec), texts in frames after a ...
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How to vertically align an image in a beamer column?

How can I vertically align the content of a beamer column? In the following example, I want the rule in the second column to be centered vertically. I could use \begin{columns}[c], but that would ...
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Play one video immediately after another one with `\usepackage{multimedia}`

If I use autostart only video4 plays, but the idea is to play all videos in order, i.e., first video1, then second video2 immediately after video1 finishes and so forth. Is that possible? I haven't ...
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Black bar at the bottom of slides

Due to restrictions of the prjection space, I cannot use the full frame size, thus I want to add a black bar at the bottom of every slide (underneath the footer). Therefore I effectively reduce the ...
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Strike through with colors

My question is related to: Strikeout in different color appears behind letters, not on top of them, except that I use beamer instead of article. Therefore, the solution provided there is somehow not ...
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Using `\cronominutes` with Antibes theme

This is a nice post that discusses the use of the \tdclock package. Following the tex demo provided in its answer, I modified my MWE below to use a stopwatch with the macros \cronominutes of that ...
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Problem with \institute field in Title page

Good evening everyone! I'm writing you because I face problem while I'm trying to create my own Beamertheme. Everything was fine, I have my Beamercolortheme, Beameroutertheme and Beamertheme. I ...
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How to set background image using XeLaTex?

I need to create {beamer} presentation like this one: Unfortunately I can't set picture background using XeLaTeX properly. With pdfLaTeX it works fine but TrueType fonts disappears. ...
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Listing in Beamer Frame - halts after warning

This minimal example does not compile and I don't know why. There is a package warning Package Listings Warning: Text dropped after begin of listing on input line 8. And then there is no output ...
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Citations in LaTex beamer

I have trouble getting any kind of citation working with latex beamer and the biblatex package. I considered at least 30 different approaches proposed here and in other forums. Because I used \cite in ...
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Use shapepar for beamer titlepage

Looking for a solution to avoid arithmetic error while trying to get tikz and shapepar working together. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz,shapepar} \setbeamertemplate{title page}{% ...
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Not changing subfigure numbering while using command \only<>{ on beamer

I am trying to create slides with sub-figures that will appear and disappear when the next slide will appear. So far everything looks perfect but my main problem is with sub-figure numbering. When the ...
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Small caps and bold styles in beamer

I am trying to use small caps and boldface styles together in beamer but it is not producing the desired output. How is possible to use both styles without changing too much the default beamer's font? ...
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Putting labels to itemize makes beamer slide overflow on right margin

MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} \begin {frame}{Upper gastro-intestinal endoscopy } \begin{itemize} \item[Esophagus] Four columns of grade IV esophageal varices ...
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description, enumitem, beamer

I am looking for a similar solution as here Description list with aligned descriptions except that I want to use it with beamer. If I use enumitem with beamer, inner theme is replaced by enumitem. I ...
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Beamer: vertically centered slide content

I am trying to make a slideshow for a quiz. In between rounds, I want to put a blank slide with just the title of that round, vertically centered. The title slide should also be vertically centered. ...
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Called \usecolortheme from folder

I just created a cholor them for beamer wrapped in a file bearmercolorthememyct.sty. I put this file in a folder name template. Now, in the main i called \usecolortheme{template\myct}... but it fails! ...
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Math accents overlap in beamer

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english,spanish]{babel} \uselanguage{spanish} \languagepath{spanish} \usepackage{lmodern} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} ...
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How to add multiple affiliations (institutes) to one single author in beamer class?

I am using the beamer class to produce a presentation out of it. Now I want to assign multiple affiliations to one author. Until now, I tried something like this: ...
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Adding text on the bottom of slide and changing the color

I have a code that gives a beamer presentation. At the BOTTOM Of Every slide , I need something like written in the attached picture and Kindly change the color from purple to yellow as in the given ...
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Change in font and size of word

I have a code that gives a beamer presentation. On the 3rd slide named GOALS, I need to adjust the Font & Size of the words, so that I have Exact number of words in a line as in the given ...
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Additon of BLOCKS in BEAMER

I have a code that gives a beamer presentation. On the 3rd slide named GOALS, I need to add an EMPTY BLOCK like one drawn in the given figure. Similarly I also need help to remove the small DARK ...
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Beamer with Biblatex: Bibliography entry font change has no effect

I am using biblatex with bibtex backend in conjunction with beamer latex. When I set the color, for instance, bibliography entry title with \setbeamercolor{bibliography entry title}{fg=green} then ...
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Where should I put the logos file from a beamer theme into TexLive

When I install a new theme for latex beamer, I have already put all the theme files into the corresponding folders. But I still have a style file and a folder with logo figures uses by that style ...
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Beamer ToC Advanced Overlays

I want to have a Table of Contents in my Beamer presentation, but I want it to be laid out in an apparently particular way. For the first section, what I want is an overlay for each section (I ...
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“scanning use of \frame” and “environment undefined”

I added an overlay to a frame and my beamer file started giving my trouble with the two frames that I cut and paste below. More precisely: If I let the two frames in the text and compile, the error ...
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Problems aligning one figure with four texts

Basically, this is the problem: When I use \begin{tabular} with four columns cells are not well aligned, and also I have to write parts of the paragraph in individual rows, not really the best ...