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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: ...
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Add \only<>{} and \uncover<>{} sequences in pandoc beamer

Most probably my question shall be better addressed to the pandoc developers yet I was wondering if anybody managed to use the \only<N>{ ... } (or \uncover<N>{ ... }) directives in a ...
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Title page does not appear in latex beamer

My title page does not appear in the pdf output after running latex. As I am using a template I found on the internet and do not have any experience in latex beamer I seem not able to solve this ...
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How to fix tikzpicture size?

In a beamer presentation I am using tikz to draw graphs. To highlight part of the graph I am using overlay and the fit library as in the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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I want to remove unwanted blank page after I make too long footnote

As I write down my title, I want to remove unwanted blank page between first page and third page. \documentclass[a4paper]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{footline}{} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Some ...
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Beamer: Multiple videos simultaneously with autoplay? [duplicate]

I am trying to make presentation in Beamer and add 2 vides on one slide. Here comes the problem: I want to start them immediately after opening the slide using autoPlay=true, but only one video starts ...
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in-text citation in sharelatex beamer presentation template

I want to use some in-text citation in the beamer. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{width=8.5cm,compat=1.9} \usetheme{default} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Beamer dynamics with tcolorbox

How can I make a box of the tcolorbox-package appear in a beamer presentation? For exemple I want the box to appear together with point 3... ...
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Syntax highlighting code fragments

I am trying to split a long code listing into two columns, on a Beamer slide, using Minted. However, because the second column isn't syntactically valid (i.e., without the lead in from the first), ...
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How can I add more line to my beamer presentation title side?

MY title page looks like this now: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \title{The title} \author{The author} \date{\today} \frame{\titlepage} \end{document} I want to add one more line, ...
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\columncolor overwrites table lines

When I fill columns of my table with a color, it overwrites some of the lines. Is there a way to avoid it? \documentclass[slidetop,11.5pt,xcolor=table]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Beamer Presentation

I'm wondering how can I insert this (i don't know their name) they are in the picture. in each subsection they change
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Top-align beamer from .sty

I know I can top-align all frames by writing \documentclass[t]{beamer} However, I am creating a theme for my department. Is there a way I can pass this option from the .sty-file?
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Beamer subfigure numbering

Is it possible to continue the sub-figure numbering across two frames in beamer? I have four figures which are placed using subfigure, and need to place two on one frame and two on another. The ones ...