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Include SVG layers as steps in beamer

I have a .svg figure (created with inkscape) with multiple layers and I would like to include them in a beamer presentation so that layers appear progressively. slide 1 -> layer 1 slide 2 -> layer ...
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Beamer : what are the back, find, forward hyperlink commands?

I look for back, find and forward commands, like this set of commands : \hyperlinkslideprev{texte du lien} : va à la couche prédédente ; \hyperlinkslidenext{texte du lien} : va à la couche suivante ; ...
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How to abbreviate “\begin{frame}”, “\end{frame}”, and “\frametitle”?

Aware abbreviating those commands need not always be helpful, I would like to know how to abbreviate them? The following is what I tried, which does not work: \documentclass[11pt,handout]{beamer} ...
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How to suppress brackets in bibliography with Beamer and natbib [on hold]

I routinely use XeLaTeX, BibTeX, and natibib in my papers with Chicago style references. No problems--been working for decades. When I make a Beamer presentation, however, the References section has ...
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Beamer : how to avoid the lack of access to labelled slide (not frame) numbers? [duplicate]

In this animation, I need to access to the number of some labelled slides (not frames) to use this numbers in overlay specification. As far as I know it is not possible What then should be the good ...
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Data points not shown when using TikZ datavisualization in beamer

When I try to implement the first example of section 75.2 from the TikZ 3.0.0 manual within beamer I don't get any data points. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Reference to a slide, not to a frame

This MWE gives me the reference of the frame (1) not the slide (2). I need to have the number of the slide where is a label, how to do this? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Animate pgfplots of data stored in external files

Can I generate an animation plot of data stored in external file as txt file? The data are stored as X Y Z 20 20 20 40 50 60 ... And I want generate in a single file two plots animated: x vs ...
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etaremune with beamer

I'm trying to use the etaremune package to create an enumerate environment numbered in reverse, as described in this question. However it seems that the bullet points do not show up, as can be ...
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Testing an existing macro doesn't work

Once defined, I don't want the macro \Stepx be redefined : \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames,professionalfont,french]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Why this dynamically named macro doesn't work?

\documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames,professionalfont,french]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fourier,tikz,ifthen} \usetikzlibrary{calc} ...
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Beamer : How to show together separated things using overlay? [duplicate]

I have to draw and comment simulteanously a complex picture. I can calculate the slide number on witch the comment will appear, but I'd like this be done automaticaly. Is there a way to put labels or ...
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My problem is the \AtBeginSection[] in the table of content

Please I have a problem like this , At \AtBeginSection[] is not working. I used all your proposed solution but nothing.My template is like yours see above. So, when i applied such code : the result is ...
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How to modify Forest nodes in Beamer overlays?

I would like to change a property, say the color, of a forest node between overlays in beamer. It is proposed elsewhere to use PGF's keys for this in the general case. However, this approach doesn't ...
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Beamer index showing too many titles with overlays

I'm trying to create my first presentation with the beamer class. I saw that is possible to change the color (for example) of a part of text with overlays. I'm using {\alert{<...>}{text}} to ...
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Beamer breakdown package hyperref message: driver (autodetected): hpdftex

I use pdflatex to compile a beamer file. It generally runs OK. However, if I could not run it after any new lines, then I would fail even I comment the 'new lines'. I have to open a new tex file and ...
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beamer problem with combining columns, listings, and overlays

I am trying to come up with a beamer frame where some listing appears at the left column on overlay 1 and some other stuff appears in its place in overlay 2, while some stuff appears in the right ...
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operatorname does not work for Greek capitals in Beamer with T1 font encoding

I cannot define operatorname for \Delta when line \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} is added into preamble. For \delta or without T1 things seem to work properly. But for the following example I get ‘´ d’ ...
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Inconsistent slide margins in frame with allowframebreaks option in Beamer

When I create a long beamer frame which is automatically splitted into slides by using allowframebreaks option, it has a little bigger vertical margin for the first slide. I would like to make it more ...
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How to change the numbering style of subcaption only

This question is somehow related to Change counter style for caption. But here I want to use subcaptions as well. I want to create myStyle for captions. \DeclareCaptionFormat has three options. From ...
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How to put the thank you slide style into a beamertheme?

I have designed/hacked together a university LaTeX Beamer theme for my presentation purposes. I have pretty much everything working as it should (could be better), but now I'd like to be able to ...
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Difference of Beamercolorbox in the setbeamertemplate and that in the normal text

I use the beamercolorboxes both in the \setbeamertemplate and in the normal text. However their shadows appear differently. The code is: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Change counter style for caption

I want to make numbering in caption right-to-left. For example Change in the caption: شکل 01 to شکل 10. The reason I want something like this is I am working with right-to-left language and I can ...
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HowTo make beamer's \insertauthor all uppercase?

So I was finally able to create a MWE for this one: I am creating my own beamer style which has some areas, where all text is supposed to be all caps. Using \MakeUppercase with the beamer class' ...
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beamer: \only and itemize

I would like to write somethings out of the itemize environment using \only, but to do so I need to add an item before \only<2>. Does anyone know how so solve this without adding this new item? ...
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Horizontal alignment - two tabulars in minipages

I originally had a list in itemize that I wanted on the left and a "legend" created by tabular I wanted on the bottom right of a slide in a presentation. Then, I learned that wraptable doesn't work ...
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How to remove section both from header and outline in beamer?

In the beamer presentation I am using \section*{section name} to remove the section from the outline. How can I also remove the section from the header (I am using Singapore theme)? I tried the ...
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How to fix tikzpicture vertical position in beamer frame?

In the following MWE I have to frames with the same figure and some stuff below. It works but when switching from frame 1 to frame 2 the tikzpicture element is shifted producing a bad visual effect. ...
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Different commas in text and math mode in Beamer

My question is closely related to this one. The difference is, that I would like to make a presentation with beamer and that I use standard fonts. As you can see in the following MWE the commas in ...
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Appendixify: Move selected slides to appendix in Beamer

When working with Beamer I often have slides that I initially write in the body of the presentation, then decide they should be consigned to an appendix. This is also useful when reapplying slides ...
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Tikz out-degree not working properly [duplicate]

Changing the out-degree value in the code below doesn't seem to be working. The figure I get always has an out-degree equal to 0. Any ideas why? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to extract a list of all frame titles in beamer?

This may sound similar to other questions on generating a "list of frames" but my goal is different: While these question try to generate a "list of frames" within the presentation itself, I only want ...
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Box around list item when it is alerted in Beamer

To alert item by item in a list, I normally use <alert@+>. For instance, \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[<alert@+>] \item one ...
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How to embed a video in beamer and reproduce it by using Okular?

A step by step tutorial will be appreciated!
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Cleanest way to prepare bilingual document and output only one language [duplicate]

I am currently preparing the presentation for my internship evaluation. As a French student evaluated by researchers that may or may not speak French, I would like to maintain two versions of my ...
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Multiple authors and affiliations in beamerposter header

I am trying to add multiple authors and affiliations in the header of beamerposter by referring to How can I make a LaTeX poster with all affiliations on the same line, using Beamer?. \title{This is ...
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How to shade an image from includegraphics in beamer?

In a beamer frame I am showing three images, appearing one by one using \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{fig/moore.jpg} How can I shade the first image when the second one appears and shade the ...
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Use mini-frames in sidebar outer theme

after a little bit working, I found that Singapore style is preferable for my needs. Anyway the problem is still there. I tried to include the mini-frame bullets in the sidebar using ...
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beamer : auto-gray out before pause

I understand that a variety of beamer commands can help with displaying parts of a page on consecutive slides (such as \uncover, \only, etc.) so I can manage the effect that I want manually. but I ...
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Equivalent of beamerboxesrounded for rectangles inner theme

I have some blocks which don't have a title and I am having some difficulties formatting them. If I use an ordinary block with an empty title, then the header is still visible. If I use a ...
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Add a number to a parameter

I'm doing slides with beamer using the mtheme. This theme includes the slide number in the bottom of the page using this code: ...
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Footfullcite and shrink

I have a large equation on my slide, and I shrink the slide. Unfortunately this causes the footnote to move down, only the first line of the footnote is visible. Without an actual footnote you can see ...
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Why does my first beamer overlay move? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create an overlay with some text and MetaPost figures and the text from my first overlay jumps when I advance to the next overlay. I get the same problem using \onslide instead of ...
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Beamer : how to make a box from top to bottom without white space up and down?

\documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} % thème \usecolortheme{wolverine} % variante de couleur % Enlève les icônes de navigation \beamertemplatenavigationsymbolsempty ...
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\item is “Undefined control sequence.”

I am writing a poster in LaTeX using beamerposter. It is a two-columns poster. I am experiencing the following problem: if I add and itemize in a section, the compiler complains that item is a ...
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Beamer: label ref wrong display format

I am having trouble with the format of the referenced subsection in Beamer \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{default} \begin{document} \section{mysection} ...
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Tikz package “animations” - Print final version

I am using Beamer and the Tickz package to put two boxes around some images. When compiling beamer places 3 slides as it should (one without boxes, one with first box and one with two boxes). But for ...
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Avoid counting note pages in beamer

I am generating quite a few version of slides for a lecture and I generally want that slide number stay consistent throughout, regardless what version i am using. For example, I have a presentation ...
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Decrease font size on a listing in beamer

I want to decrease the font size on a bullet list on a beamer frame. My code is: \begin{frame}{Title} \begin{itemize} \item Item 1 here \item Item 2 here \end{itemize} \end{frame} I have ...
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Create a color box in beamer class

I did follow the instruction from Create a color box?, and succeed in the \documentclass{article}. However, if I put the Tex code in the beamer class, it does not work. The code is: ...