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Layer beamer blocks

I just saw this example (see image) and I would like to know how one can do similar things. Thanks
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AVI movie not displaying in Beamer using Multimedia package

Trying to embed a .avi in a Beamer presentation using the multimedia package and I can't figure out where I went wrong. Using Windows 7 and Adobe Reader to view the presentation, and TeXworks to ...
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How to include subfloat in href description field or \movie placeholder image (Beamer video)

I am using Beamer to include a video like so: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{multimedia} \usepackage{subfig}= \title{Project} \author{Author} \date{June 4, 2015} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Colour correcting a presentation for a projector

Projectors are notoriously bad at showing images and I'm wondering if anyone has been able to correct the colours/brightness in a pdf to compensate for this? In my case I've got access to the ...
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How to write to navigation margin in beamer?

I'm creating a beamer presentation using the Bergen style. As you can see in the example below there is a margin to the left that is used in Titleframe, the ToC and the enumerate and itemize ...
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Placing tikz picture to the right of item in itemize environment using Beamer

I am trying to place a tikz picture to the right of an \item in a beamer frame and so far the closest I have managed to come up with is this: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Coincident enumeration of images in Lyx

How can I enumerate a list of images, where each image is solely displayed within precisely the same coordinates on the Beamer page? I was effectively doing this by duplicating slides; the first ...
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Connect \item and \minipage with arrows

I want to connect an \item in beamer with \minipage using TikZ. Here is a MWE \begin{itemize} \item (some text)\\[0.3cm] \begin{minipage}{0.4\textwidth} \begin{flushleft} ...
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Advanced animation in beamer

Can I input into my beamer presentation animation from gnuplot using epslatex terminal (or using package gnuplottex) in high resolution mode? I want to visualise my data result, so that solution ...
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How to personalize the sidebar in Beamer? [duplicate]

I am creating my own beamer theme while I am very new at beamer. I wish to add in the the sidebar, if possible at a specific position, (towards the end of the sidebar) a sort rectangle inside of it I ...
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How can I uncover the fraction line in beamer?

I would like to uncover elements of an equation one at a time. This is easy enough usually, but in this case I'd like to progressively reveal a fraction. The problem with the way I'm doing it is that ...
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Customizing navigation bar in beamer

I would like to customize the navigation bar (I'm using smoothbars) in beamer but I do not know how to proceed. To be more precise, I would like that all sections that appear on the navigation bar to ...
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biblatex does not print book in beamer [on hold]

Good day to all! Today, I'm using beamer and biblatex. In the bibliography frame, I want to print book references. But, I didn't obtain the desire result. What I have done is at the end, into the ...
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babel, beamer and nag conflict

With the MWE below, I experience some problem. As shown, the MWE compiles fine. If I change from book to beamer, I receive the "TeX capacity exceeded" error. If I comment out either nag or babel, it ...
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Beamer *.sty file errors with TeXmaker and Windows 7?

I'm writing a presentation and testing it with one of the default themes of my TeX distribution (TeXLive 2013 on Windows 7) but before submitting the final work I'd like to apply my ...
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how to add title to column with graphics

I have divided my frame into two columns. Each column has a picture and itemized text. I am trying to add a title at the top of each column but that is not working. I would like to have a title on the ...
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Do not display empty subsection in beamer Warsaw theme

I have problem with empty subsections -- they are added even, when I set them using \section*{}. My MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{} \usetheme{warsaw} ...
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showing navigation buttons beamer sidebar won theme

I would like to add some navigation buttons in the sidebar. Does anyone have any suggestions for that ? \addtobeamertemplate{sidebar right}{}{% \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] ...
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Why is my minipage in beamer foreach environment moving horizontally?

I am preparing a presentation with several very similar slides so I would like to use a \foreach loop with \only to generate them. The frames also contains minipages and these minipages seem to cause ...
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LaTeX health check

Is there any health check facility for testing the installation? When compiling \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{beamerarticle} \begin{document} Hello \end{document} I receive in the log ...
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Problem in puting text under \only in tikzpicture environment

In slide 2, I want to put a "text" (not "node") "Hello" (as mentioned in the code) to the left of the node "O.D.E soln". Not able to do that \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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How to change the font family for tick labels in pgfplots + beamer + professionalfonts?

I am making a beamer presentation with some pgfplots figures and I want to change the font family to sans serif for all tick labels. The problem is that it doesn't work for the y-axis as you can see ...
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Removing page number from title frame without changing the Warsaw theme

I applied the idea of Removing page number from title frame without changing the theme in my beamer presentation slides. I am using Warsaw theme. However, modifications made by me in the latex code ...
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tikz picture inside beamer frame

I was trying to put this code from tikz official page into a beamer's frame and got this error: /home/.../file.tex:100: Illegal parameter number in definition of \test. <to be read again> ...
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{beamericonbook} error .can't understand where and the meanimg [closed]

\documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{PaloAlto} \usecolortheme[named=NavyBlue]{structure} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Error when trying to use Roboto font with pdftex

I'm trying to use the Roboto font in a beamer presentation, built with pdftex. I installed the roboto package, but when trying to build, I get the following error: Trying to make PK font ...
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Citation in Beamer Slides

I need to use citation in beamer slides (such as apalike), I have a bib file which I created when I wrote my research paper. However same bib file doesn't seem to work here. I use the following: ...
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Beamer: Show all previous \tableofcontents items and gray out future items. Also: Remove subsections from ToC and then fix distances between items

I want to present a ToC in Beamer which shows the previous items and grays out future items. I cannot quite get it to work however. Here is a MWA: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Luebeck} ...
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Ignore \pause (from tikz) in scrartcl

I'm bulding up a beamer presentation and an article. Therefore I have to create some figures which are used in both files. So I created an additional .tex file for each figure which I include in every ...
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How to bring theorem's and lemmas numbers from a thesis document class and put it in the beamer presentation

How to bring theorem's and lemma's numbers from a thesis document class and put them in the beamer presentation, because I want to reffer the audience who have the printed thesis to the number and ...
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Color of the navigation bar in beamer (theme Goettingen)

How can I change the color of the navigation bar in beamer? I am using "Goettingen" theme. I tried several changes, but that did not work... CODE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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problem colour image in latex [beamer]

I have a problem : I'm using pdfLateX in beamer presentation. Build and view is: DVI->PS->PDFCHAIN also have this in preamb: \usepackage{graphicx} % Allows including images When I'm importing a ...
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How do I fit this table to the frame in Beamer?

\documentclass{Beamer} \begin{document} \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{l l l} \toprule Band & & \\ \hline Total stop band & No propagation possible & All of the incident field is ...
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Table doesn't appear correctly

This is the problem: ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> ...~${\rm {2_1/a}}$ & 2,32 & \multirow {2}{*}{\parbox {3cm}{színt... ...
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Latex Beamer does not compile letters in math mode [closed]

I'm using version 3.33 of the beamer class (this is the first time I'm using this version), Miktex 2.9 and Texniccenter version 2.0 Alpha 3. I have the problem that letters in math mode do not appear ...
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How to create custom sidebar of your own beamer theme?

I am trying to create my own beamer theme and wish to create a right sidebar having the same hight as the slides. Unfortunately this is not the case. \useoutertheme[right]{sidebar} ...
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Change default font for math environments

In beamer, is there way to have mathematical expressions put in serif by default, while the rest of the text is in sans-serif?
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Change font only in a tikzpicture in beamer document class

I'm doing a presentatin with the beamer documentclass. I use tikzpicture to annotate a figure. I do it like this \begin{figure}[htp] \centering \begin{tikzpicture} \node[anchor=south west, inner ...
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How to create boxes within columns (Beamer)?

I need to have three columns and the text within each should be enclosed in a box. below is my code, but it is not working: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} ...
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Justify text in beamer poster [duplicate]

I am using the beamer Poster Template from this page: LaTeX Beamer Poster Theme and Template and I am trying to justify the text but I cannot find any option. There is a similar question concerning ...
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Beamer frame with columns, autosizing itemize

I would like to make a beamer frame that has a picture on one side, and a bulleted list on the other. Therefore, I am using the column environment. However, the itemize does not autosize, and simply ...
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Media9 compiles but embedded video gives “Unable to connect to content” “TypeError - Error #1009”

I have a beamer presentation that I am creating and I'm trying to embed a video clip. I'm using the media9 package and having a ton of issues with it. I've gone through the documentation with a ...
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Turning off \pause during revrese scrolling

In Beamer, is there a way to turn-off the \pause effect during reverse scrolling? That is, during my presentation, I would like to scroll back to a previous slide, but it is annoying to hit page up ...
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Using silence package generates warning from silence.sty

the last warning shown in TexMaker, I cannot get rid of. Minimal working example: \documentclass[hyperref={unicode}]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Antibes} ...
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How to center navigation circle bars in beamer

I am using navigation bars in the top of a beamer slide. The problem is that he circles are not centered. How can I center them with resect to the section title? My code is ...
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Extra space when using tabular and overlay

I am trying to make a simple animation to change rows of a tabular from normal text to bold text. I tried to do it with \only and \alt, but I end up getting an extra space in the beginning of the row. ...
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beamer + bibTeX: error, 'no aux' found!

I'm trying to compile a chs_2015.bib file with BibTeX (editor's button corresponding to command bibtex %) before including it in the actual Beamer *.tex presentation but I keep getting this error msg: ...
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Beamer - Put “Joint work with A and B”

I need to put "Joint work with A and B" on the title page of my slide for a talk on a conference. I didn't find a very clear way to do this, just found a code like below. \title{Group Theory} ...
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TikZ library is changing the default font [closed]

NOTE: this question can be deleted. the problem was due to the use of the package times In my beamer .tex file I have two frames where I use a tikzpicture environment to do some animation. That's why ...
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How to make a right side progress bar in LaTeX?

I liked the bar of the first answer in this question: Progress bar for latex-beamer so my question is if there is a way to put this progress bar in the right/left side of the slides. Thanks.