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Alternating column layouts in LaTeX (beamer)

I have been using LaTeX beamer for my presentations for some time. My standard slide layout consists of bullet-points on one side, with a 'hook' image on the other. To keep visual interest, I ...
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Alignment of toc in beamer class

I have some problems with vertical alignment of toc in beamer class related to this question. The answer works for me, but i would like to center the toc and decrease the horizontal space between ...
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Two videos side by side in one slide beamer?

How can I add two videos in one slide side by side. Both videos should be in a horizontal line. The following code put a video above the other video. \begin{frame}[t] \frametitle{ Results} ...
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Centering a xy matrix inside beamer frame and figure

In the following beamer frame, I want the description text to stay top-left, while the xymatrix-figure should be centered. However, whatever I tried with \centering, \begin{center} and other online ...
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How to insert a picture without the name “figure”

I am trying to put a figure with a subtitle but without the name "figure". For example: 'This is a triangle' and not put the name "Figure": 'Figure: This is a triangle' I tried: 1. ...
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How to center an ellipse into a frame?

How to center an ellipse into a frame ? I've tried this but it wouldn't work : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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How to align objects within a side bar in beamer

I'm using Beamer with the Marburg theme to create a presentation. I have a custom vertical navigation bar on the left side of the slides and I'd like to add the frame number as well as a small logo on ...
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Inconsistent size of a block causes 2 blocks to be misaligned

I'm creating a presentation using beamer and I've detected a slight size inconsistency of a block located in a second column or minipage. I want to align two blocks with the same amount of bullets ...
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Does justifying and `frame breaks' conflict in Beamer?

I tried the justifying techniques proposed here: My presentation in Beamer document class also have long bibliography. I have used allow frame breaks in a new frame which recommended here. ...
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Beamer: \qed at the end of align*

I finish a proof sketch on beamer slides with a formula, e.g., \begin{align*} P\leq n^{-\alpha} \end{align*} How can I get a qed symbol at the end of this line? Using \qed as well as ...
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How to change author alignment in Beamer?

It appears that different classes set up author layouts using tables. I would like to render one of these outputs: Equivalent to \begin{tabular}{rl}: Joe Schmoe My Boss Jane Doe His Boss or, ...
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Indenting Text in Beamer

I am attempting to indent text, as below. To get the alignment right (and it's far from perfect right now), I've been using trial and error with a linebreak \\ and \hspace{3.1cm}. Is there a ...
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1answer
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How to have an image on the left-hand side and text (with mathematics) on the right-hand side which are horizontally aligned in beamer?

Doing a presentation with an image of a graph on the left-hand side and the mathematics behind the graph on the right-hand side and I want them horizontally aligned. Thanks.
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How to left align items in itemize that contains columns environment on beamer

I need to automatically left align all my items. The problem is that I must have a columns environment in the middle. But that environment shifts the items to the left. I tried setting ...
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What causes this beamer block to be slightly offset to the right?

I'm facing a problem with the block environment in beamer. Adding a tikzpicture seems to offset the following block slightly to the right. What is causing that behaviour and how can I prevent it? ...
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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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Problem of alignment of blocks in two columns?

Consider the following code of a beamer frame: \begin{frame}{Test} \begin{block}{Single column} \justifying This is a block. \end{block} \begin{columns}[onlytextwidth] \begin{column}{0.45\textwidth} ...
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How to center a tikz figure in a beamer frame

I was told to use the standalone package, which I use, but it does not seem to center the figure. What options to do I miss? Concretely, here is the main file: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Beamer: Text Justification in blocks globally

I can get text justification in blocks by using \justifying. Is it possible to justify the text within each block globally without using \justifying in each block? Thanks MWE \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to justify some block of text in beamer? [duplicate]

I'm doing a presentation in beamer and would like to justify some text as one does in LibreOffice Writer or Word, cause I don't like how it looks aligned to the left. Is there a command that does the ...
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Beamer table centering in Rochester?

I try to center the table in beamer but even if I use \begin{center} there is still more space on the left than on the right. Have you any idea what I can do with that? \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Alignment of items inside and outside Beamer {columns} environment

I've noticed that items inside and outside Beamer's columns environment are not aligned horizontally. Is there a way to fix this? Code \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Change enumerate label alignment in Beamer

I would like to add enumerated lists to a Beamer presentation. Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{enumerate subitem}{\Alph{enumii}} \setbeamerfont{itemize/enumerate ...
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Left-Align Table in Beamer Presentation

I have a table within a frame in a presentation using the beamer package, and it's centered in the frame right now: \subsection{Results} \begin{frame}{Results} \begin{table} ...
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description begins on a new line without indent

I am using this method to write description in a new line in beamer, But how can I remove the indent at the new line so it aligns with the \item[]? This is what I have right now. ...
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Beamer: Default blocks in and out the columns environment

I would like to set a block followed by two additional ones below the first block. However, the widths and margins differ (see screenshot below). I'd like the two narrower blocks to span across the ...
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Tikz picture, align left in column using beamer

I'm currently struggling with aligning a tikzpicture, within a figure environment, at the left of a column. It seems like the figure is always align centre, or right Using beamer, for a presentation. ...
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Beamer table of contents custom bullets: Long section titles do not align

I have redefined the table of contents bullets in my slides to a circled number. However, long section titles which span more than one line do not align with the text from the previous line but with ...
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scale column width with image width

I'm writing a presentation using the beamer class where multiple slides consist of an image on the very right and centered text on the left. So far I do this using the columns environment: ...
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1answer
136 views

Underbraces with text inside a list

I am using uderbraces to annotate text. When I want to have an itemized list though, the bits of text involving underbraces are awkwardly indented w/r/t the bullet point. Is there a way to have it be ...
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1answer
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Nested columns in beamer

I would like to make an A0 poster using the beamerposter package. The poster content should appear in block environments, for which I need a flexible and clean layout handling. In particular, I need ...
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1answer
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Using \hfill in a beamer \frametitle in the wuerzburg theme

I'm using a set of beautiful beamer templates developed by Christian Gogolin and I'm struggling to get the desired effect using the \hfill command in \frametitle{} in order to have a beamer button ...
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How to center text horizontally within beamer column?

I've got a frame in beamer with two columns. Each column contains a figure that contains an image. I'd like to put some text below each figure. I'd like the text to be centred within each column. ...
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1answer
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Why does \centering have no effect in my code?

It seems that when I use the \centering command to center a TikZ picture within a Beamer frame, it only works if there is a blank line between the \end{tikzpicture} and \end{frame}. Can someone ...
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1answer
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Beamer: Transparent AND centered background image on intro slide

I know this is similar to other questions. Other answers address either: Adding a transparent image Centering an image but I cannot find an answer with both. With previous answers I can ...
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votes
1answer
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Beamer: combining footnote in one column with figure in the other one

I'd like to put a figure next to a list which contains a footnote. Without the footnote everything works fine. But when I add the footnote, the figure gets shifted to the right and partly appears to ...
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votes
1answer
291 views

Using ERT in LyX [duplicate]

Using LyX to create a Beamer presentation I used the TeX button to insert some ERT: \begin{table}\caption{Regression table\label{tab1}} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{l r l r l r l} \hline & ...
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right description list LaTeX beamer

How to do right align a description list using beamer? Name | Joel Spolsky Address | Some address Using the enumitem package as suggested in Description list with right alignment of ...
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1answer
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Alignment near left margin in beamer

I'm trying to get beamer to have the same left margin for itemize environments and normal text (and for the symbols in the itemize environment to be aligned with the slide title). That is, I want a ...
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How and when does hyphenation in beamer slides work?

I don't understand how beamer handles hyphenation. Consider the following example: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Without hyphenation} Latex is the stable ...
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votes
1answer
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Automatic horizontal centering of beamer frame content

I would like to set some global option so that the content of all beamer frames is horizontally centered with respect to the page. In other words, I want to achieve the effect of wrapping all frame ...
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How to line up blocks in columns with full width blocks in beamer/beamerposter?

This input to pdflatex (whatever version of texlive is on Debian/squeeze) \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[orientation=portrait,size=a3,scale=0.9]{beamerposter} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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1answer
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Align Text in Navigation

I have a beamer template with following code: \begin{beamercolorbox}[wd=.24\paperwidth,ht=\@tempdimb]{section in head/foot}% \vbox ...
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How to center blocks and columns in beamer

On a slide with two blocks aligned using columns, the spacing on the left and the right is not equal, ie the pair of columns in not centered on the page as in this example. I've tried enclosing the ...
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votes
1answer
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Problem with alignment in listings

I have a follow up question to this post I am using listings in beamer. The content in listings is being pushed further left than the other contents on my slides. I am using the code below to correct ...
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Unexpected text alignment in beamer with wrapfig [closed]

I'm trying to write a poster using beamerposter package. I'm getting a strange behaviour of text alignment when using wrapfig. I attached the result and i encircled the strange behaviour. On the left ...
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1answer
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Flush to the left align environment in beamer

I would like to use the align environment within my beamer presentation, and have this flushed to the left. However, this should only be done on one frame, on the other frames I would like to keep the ...
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1answer
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text justify in beamer

I like to justify the texts inside the block using beamer. I cant do that in presentation. Can any one please help me?
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Framezoom artifact when image is centered

When using the framezoom command, while centering the image;\ \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation>{\usetheme{Warsaw}} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{center} ...
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votes
1answer
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Align cell height of the tabularx rows

The following latex code prints rows one at a time. However all the cells of the rows don't come out aligned. How can I fix it. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{document} ...