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need to put a figure above another figure in beamer

In beamer I created a slide like using code \documentclass[slidestop,compress,mathserif]{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{graphicx} \usetheme{Boadilla} ...
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Can I place a block inside figure in beamer?

I have an image with lot of white space. I want to fill up the while space with blocks and add information in it. Is it possible with beamer?
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tex4ht problem with \includegraphics using beamer class

I have managed to get tex4ht working (on debian jessie) for a moderately complex document (containing muliple \includegraphics, bibliography) with article class. However, for beamer class even the ...
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Change the graphic in beamer footline for every part

I would like to change a graphic in my footline of a beamer presentation dependent on the active part. I wanted to load a specific filename based on \insertpart but this doesn't work. Here is the ...
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Import pdf with white background

I have a beamer presentation where the text is in white and the background is black. For some frames I would like to import some pdfs but have them exactly as they are normally. That is all the white ...
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Polaroid photo effect in tikz

Is there any way to make a polaroid photo effect in TikZ? I am thinking of something like this A computer font as the caption might be better in fact but I couldn't find a suitable example online. ...
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Opacity of images in TikZ with beamer

I'm creating some slides and want to integrate a (pixel) graphic in a TikZ picture with opacity less than 1. I expect this code to work: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz,graphicx} ...
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Presentations that don't take up too much time to create

I am teaching a course in the upcoming semester and am trying to settle on a way to prepare presentations as rapidly as possible. I have used LaTeX beamer for years, and have even contributed some ...
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Speed problems beamer presentation (post-compilation) [closed]

I am running kubuntu 14.04 and pdfTeX 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.14 (TeX Live 2013/Debian). When including images (jpg,eps,png) into a beamer presentation via \includegraphics[]{}, I encountered delays of ...
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Movie won't run in beamer

i'am trying to include a video into my beamer-präsentation. The picture and the buttons are displayed, but the video won't run. Im using iOS, just in case there is a special problem with my platform. ...
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Why does the beamer banner appear slightly lighter on any frame that has a pdf figure in it?

I'm using beamer, with Warsaw theme, to prepare a talk. When I include a pdf graphic in a frame, the banners - both head and foot - in that frame are noticeably lighter than all the other frames. This ...
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Using \textwidth via strip@pt with beamer and the picture environment

OK, I admit I haven't tried my MWE without Beamer. My goal is to use e.g \textwidth with the picture environment, and my overall goal is to include several rectangular portions of an .eps file within ...
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Beamer: positioning background image in beamer

I have been trying for a while to fix the image to the center for the frame, but it is attached to the top. I use the following code: \documentclass[bigger]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Change figure as I keep adding text in Beamer

In Beamer, I would like to post a figure, then add some text using \itemize, and change the figure inbetween items without moving the already posted text. Here is roughly what I want: All on the ...
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How to correctly clip with viewports with includegraphics and beamer columns?

I will happily accept any alternative to beamer's columns and \includegraphics that produces the intended result in a beamer slide. I'm trying to take the attached eps file and reorganize it so that ...
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TeXstudio error

I'm using TeXstudio IDE. I'm currently facing a problem in the first page of presentation. The IDE throws an error saying the image is not found. The code as follows: \title{\textbf{Design, ...
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Can we color and rotate a cube?

I want to present a cube to illustrate, and I want to color four of its sides. The colors will be blue, red, green and yellow; the two remaining sides should be clear or white or, perhaps, black. In ...
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adjustbox and includegraphics page selection

I want to use adjustbox package to include graphics in beamer presentations. I prefer it over graphicx because it has max size option which only scale when figure size is larger than certain size. ...
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What path can I use to specify content in beamer theme styles?

The author of this neat theme posted the source on github, but as the commits state, the background image was thrown in later and not referenced in the style files. I added a global background ...
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a beginner trying out beamer, can't get it to itemize

I can't get this to itemize, I just want a couple bullet points in my block sorry for the lengthy header its my professors lol %A.DOCUMENTCLASSes. %The document class produces a style for the ...
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How to set a background image on a custom background color in beamer?

I haven't found this question anywhere and therefore no answer to it. I have a beamer presentation where I use \usebackgroundtemplate in order to put a background image. Now on some slides I would ...
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How do I replace a default graphic in a `beamer` theme with one of my own choosing?

I am using an own beamer theme beamerthemeXY.sty which includes a (blue) graphic bow.eps. This graphic is in /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/latex/beamer/themes/images and is known by the latex ...
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Subfigure is not working fine into a beamer presentation -

I have this in the preamble ... \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} ...
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How to customize block in Beamer

I want to customize block (alertblock) in Beamer. I want a transparent block, with a red frame and where the title is also in red like the one given in the image below: MWE: \documentclass[12 ...
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Updating picture after \pause

I'm trying to make a slide where I'd start showing with a picture and then adding one by one items (in a \itemize structure) and I'd like the same picture to change for another one once introduced the ...
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1answer
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Transparent and centered image into a frame formed for two bars (head and side)

I tried to center a transparent image into a beamer slide and it worked perfectly (code is shown below), but now I have a beamer presentation with two bars: one on the head (2.5cm) and one on the left ...
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Packages to create attractive presentations in LaTeX

I use the beamer package to create presentations. A sample code is as follows: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Antibes} \title[Demo]{A Sample \LaTeX presentation} \author{S.Subham Soni} ...
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181 views

Trouble using an image in a Beamer presentation

I'm trying to include an image in my Beamer presentation, but I keep getting this error: !pdfTeX error: /usr/local/texlive/bin/i386-linux/pdflatex (file ./markov.jpeg): reading JPEG image failed ...
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Graphics importation and master image into Beamer

A conference accepted a presentation idea I submitted. They provided a PowerPoint template, but I want to use LaTeX and beamer The presentation will include pdf graphics. They want to know: Can ...
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Beamer uploads graph but not labels

I'm new to beamer and am trying to make a basic presentation. I have some graphs (generated in STATA) that I want to upload to my presentation. The graphics are pdfs. Beamer generates a presentation ...
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648 views

includegraphics problem in beamer

I am using Texlive. It generates pdf using latex+dvipdf. I add some eps. When I didn't scale or resize it, there is no problem. When I changed something like below. \documentclass[mathserif]{beamer} ...
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Shading images in Beamer [closed]

I had to reinstall latex yesterday, and it seems I upgraded from beamer 3.26 to 3.32 So far I used a little piece of code to shade my images, in order to have them behave like for example lists do in ...
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How to add a gradient fade-out effect to an image?

I am working on a presentation in beamer and would like to put a logo in the background of the title page with a gradient fade-out effect, similar to the image below. The logo is in PDF format and is ...
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1answer
969 views

Put a beamer background image in the right bottom corner

In beamer, I like to place a background image in all my slides. So I could use this: \usebackgroundtemplate{ \tikz[overlay,remember picture] \node[opacity=0.3, at=(current page.center)] { ...
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Displaying an new image for each new section with running table of contents

I would like to have the table of contents slide displayed at every \section{} however, along with the particular section highlighted (as usual in beamer using \AtBeginSection[]{...}), I would like to ...
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Image in a beamer block

I insert an image in a block. When I increase the size of the image the size of block decrease. I do not understand what happen? \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} ...
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1answer
589 views

Images in two columns in beamer

I need to divide a frame into two columns and in each column i put two image taht one above the other. \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> ...
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votes
1answer
297 views

Using \pause with graphics animation

How can I hide the animation in my code?. I use this image (.gif). \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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Why is the file size/compilation-time of a beamer presentation increased if the `handout` option is removed?

I did a beamer presentation recently and was annoyed by The increase in file size when the handout option is not given. The increase in time it took to run pdflatex I think these two problems ...
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195 views

Reset slide counter after \pause in Latex Beamer

\begin{itemize} \item text1 \pause\item text2 \pause\item text3 \end{itemize} \begin{figure} \includegraphics<1>[width=\textwidth]{pics/graphic1.jpg} ...
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Beamer pdf play video WITHOUT sound

My beamer pdf plays the video but there is no audio! My code is given below - \documentclass[graphics]{beamer} \usepackage{movie15} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{This is a movie showing a ...
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Beamer image not centered

The following code: \frame[plain] { \frametitle{} \includegraphics[scale=0.75]{1.jpg} } is resulting in an image which is offset to the right. The left margin is larger than the right margin. ...
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Image centered on full slide with background color in beamer

Specifying both a background color and a background image for beamer slides is a bit tricky when notes are shown. I tried three approaches but none works perfectly (the idea is to avoid white borders ...
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1answer
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How to remove a frame from the total number of frames? [duplicate]

I'm using Warsaw as outer theme. I use some images in different slides to create an effect of 'image in evolution' but the problem is that I don't want that the number of slides increase with every ...
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1answer
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Removing heading in Dresden beamer theme and adding a background

Following several example, I success in removing headline and footline for my first frame. However, I tried to use a background image and unfortunately with the Dresden theme (and others maybe) a ...
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1answer
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beamer: How to place images behind text (z-order)

When writing a beamer presentation, I often use textblocks containing a single includegraphics to place pictures freely on a slide, e.g. \begin{textblock*}{0.51\textwidth}(10.8mm,56.8mm) ...
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1answer
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Beamer - missing $ inserted

I'm using texmaker on windows7 and I've got the following problem: if I insert a picture, I get the error: missing $ inserted.<inserted text> $\end{frame} \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Transparent foreground watermark

As a follow-up to Add watermark that overlays the images, I'd like to have a transparent foreground watermark that doesn't render the underlying content, i.e. text and images, illegible. Is that ...
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votes
1answer
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No space between vertical rule and image

I want to design a titlepage for a beamer presentation (XeLaTeX, Miktex 2.9-64, Win7-64) and need to reduce the space between a rule and a graphic to 0. My code: \setbeamertemplate{background} ...
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“Thank You” slide in Beamer

The last slide on presentation is usually, "Thank You" or "Thanks for a Patient Hearing" or something like that. Are there any showcases/ examples of nice last Beamer slides to be included in ...