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Conflicting packages in presentation (beamer vs. ethiop)

I'm making a presentation and I have to include some text in Ethiopic script. For documents, the ethiop-package is a great help, but when in beamer mode, I get an error: ...
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Background Picture

I am creating a presentation using the Beamer document class. I was wondering if it would be possible to have the same picture appear as a background of each slide. This is the image I am referring ...
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Package for writing definitions in LaTeX

I want to write a definition in LaTeX.Is there a package or class that takes the definition , the author as arguments and prints in a standard definition format.In Google , they give package only for ...
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What packages does beamer load automatically?

I just learned that beamer loads amsmath and graphicx packages automatically, what other packages does it load?
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Anyone having trouble reaching miktex.org? [closed]

Looks like a network misconfiguration to miktex.org .... Tracing route to miktex.org [178.77.68.21] over a maximum of 30 hops: 1 <1 ms <1 ms <1 ms 172.28.8.2 2 20 ...
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Inserting document compiled from LaTex code inside a .tex file

Is there a way to insert a document within a document? The inserted code is fully .tex compliant and could be compiled as a document on its own. I envision an article document, where inside the ...
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Text inside blocks in eps file NOT displayed

The following code DOES NOT display the text which is inside the blocks in the eps file and this is abnormal. (see image 1 below) When you comment either of the lines ending by %1 or %2, the code ...
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beamer over miktex 2.9 is not working with math environment

I have this problem where I can't built slide documents with beamer every time I include a math environment as simple as $\mu = A$. The log file posts this message at the end: !pdfTeX error: ...
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use beamercolorbox in book

How can i use beamer commands and environments like beamercolorbox in other document classes like article or book? Is there an alternative to beamercolorbox in another package or document class?
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Automated placement of text and graphics within presentations

The beamer package creates very professional presentations. Are there any additional packages which can be used with beamer which allows users to focus on content, while leaving TeX to decide where to ...
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632 views

Beamer ignoring table format?

I have a number of tables formatted in a LaTeX document. I want to put these tables into a beamer class with one table/slide and perserve the table formatting. When I compile my document, everything ...
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Is there a package for turning a beamer presentation into a grey scale presentation?

I have a beamer presentation in latex where I want to turn the colors into grayscale colors. It includes some graphics and text in various colors, and I want to eliminate this. Is there a way to just ...
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Command \algorithmic already defined

Here is the list of packages I load for my presentation: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[frenchb]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{stmaryrd} ...
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pdftex.def Error: 'pix/quadratic.pdf' not found : Beamer

I am using a beamer template to make a presentation. When I compile the code I am getting the following error which I have no idea about. <Package pdftex.def Error: File 'pix/quadratic.pdf' not ...