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Package keyval Error: width=3.09in undefined [on hold]

I use beamer with latex and gives error as follows Package keyval Error: width=3.09in undefined Please help me
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Beamer - rendering table borders while uncovering rows

I have a table with borders that I am trying to reveal row by row. However, the borders are rendering badly: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \frame{ \frametitle{Title} ...
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Is there a nice solution to get a “presenter mode” for Latex presentations?

I really like the way Keynote and MS Office (and also OpenOffice&similar) support a presentation mode that displays the current slide, the next (and maybe previous) slide, the elapsed and current ...
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LaTeX Beamer: Define \itemsep globally

In LaTeX Beamer, I'm trying to set \itemsep globally. I've already tried the following, but it doesn't work: \documentclass[14pt]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{itemize/enumerate body ...
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Emulate \only in figures in non-beamer documents

I am writing a book based on lecture notes I have written using beamer. In these notes I have figures drawn using TikZ which I would like to transfer to the book. However, some of them use \only to ...
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Madrid head/foot text color

I am working with the madrid theme for my presentation but the text of section in the headline and title in the footline appears in red, I am trying to change it. How can'i proceed. Sorry I used the ...
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Adding a small/negligible two-tone border to bottom of slides in Beamer style

All, I'd like some help making some minor cosmetic changes to my beamer template. I like the template I have no since it's rather bare/plain (which is how I like it), but I'd like to add a little ...
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Theorem/Definition/Lemma problem — Numbering in Beamer

I am trying to work on the numbering of the theorems/definitions/lemmas etc., and I have some problems with the numbering. I would like the theorems, propositions, corollarys, definitions, examples ...
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Properly Positioning text in beamer using textpos

I am using textpos to control the position of text in a beamer frame. What I want to do, is to place some text on top of an image. I am using the package in absolute mode and I want to place the text ...
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Color of enumerate/itemize items in alertblocks and exampleblocks (beamer theme Torino)

I'm working with the Beamer theme Torino (see http://blog.barisione.org/2007-09/torino-a-pretty-theme-for-latex-beamer/), I' doing presentations using it, but changing the colors defined by default. ...
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Is it possible to use beamer's overlay specifications in other documentclasses?

I'm writing an article that involves a lot of diagrammatic calculus, that is, there is a big TikZ picture with nodes and lines and that picture gets modified slightly in each step of the calculation. ...
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shortcuts in pdf file

i am doing a presentation on beamer and I would like to put some shortcuts. For example, I have 5 sections and I would pressing the key 3 i would like to be directed to section 3. Would that be ...
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beamer frametitle redefinition interferes with allowframebreaks option

The problem: In beamer, when I use the allowframebreaks option, the title of the second (and succeeding) frames look like this: "[ II", "[ III" etc. The actual title is in the text below, like so: ...
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Command showing note page of the next frame

This question is based when I read the answer of... Note page showing the next frame I was wondering if it is possible just to define a command like \insertslideintonotes{<scale>} which then ...
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beamer detecting last shipped out frame

Related to this wrongly repeated frame question, I use handoutWithNotes for the handout version of a beamer presentation. How can one know that there is no more frame to be displayed so one can ...
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pgfplots in beamer class with BaKoMa TeX

I have a problem concerning plotting of functions in beamer class with pgfplots. I use BaKoMa TeX. In the article class, all works fine, but switching to beamer, an error occurs as soon as ...
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Biblatex does not number references [closed]

I'm trying to use Biblatex with the BibTeX backend to do a list of references in a beamer document. Wherever I \cite something, the number shows up correctly, however in the bibliography all numbers ...
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How to put figure beside video (media9) in Beamer?

Video: \includemedia[ activate=pageopen, width=5cm,height=5cm, addresource=videos/video.mp4, flashvars={ source=videos/video.mp4 & autoPlay=true & ...
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Problem with pdfpc and latex-beamer presentations

I have a figure which uses pattern. The same behavior I notice with one of the examples of pgfplots, http://pgfplots.sourceforge.net/pgfplots.pdf page 211. When I use envince everything looks normal ...
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Vertical alignment when title is empty in beamer template

I'm using a customized template for Beamer. Among other things, I have completely rewritten the headline template. However, when I use a frame without title, the vertical alignment is not the same as ...
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Noise problem in `media9` package

Source code: \documentclass[t,ignorenonframetext]{beamer} \usepackage{media9} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \includemedia[ activate=pageopen, width=5cm,height=5cm, ...
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Creating a Beamer Poster

I am trying to create a Beamer poster. I'm using Texnic Center and normally packages install on the fly. When I tried to copy a paste a beamer template into Texnic Center, I got an emergency stop. ...
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Using \pause with Feynman diagrams in Beamer

When using Beamer (for a presentation), Feynman diagrams (created with Feynmp-auto) don't appear to work with \pause or \uncover, the diagrams are just there from the start of the slide. However both ...
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Beamer bullet mark different inside block

I am using \usetheme{Boadilla} \usecolortheme{orchid} \setbeamercolor{itemize item}{fg=white!80!black} \setbeamercolor{itemize subitem}{fg=white!80!black} to change the colour of bullets for ...
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Animation of a diagram with the package Smartdiagram

I use smartdiagram to create a circular diagram with automatic animation. I want to use it for a beamer presentation. I want to show some introducing words on the top of the slide before starting the ...
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Changing the order of reveal when using \pause

I'm using "\pause" to shade some text in my presentation. However I want to reveal stuff different than the top-bottom order they appear on the slide. I've thought about using "\only", however it ...
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Beamer Navigation: Pointers are shifted with title slide

I've a problem related to the usage of the navigation with circles within the beamer when the title page is inserted. Just to better clarify, if I use Frankfurt without any \begin{frame} ...
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Embedding video- beamer

I'm attempting to somehow include video in a beamer presentation. Right now I'm trying to use multimedia, with \movie{\includegraphics[width=3.8in]{rotation.png}}{rotation.avi} What I get (opening ...
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Adding caption at the bottom border of a page

Per title says, I'm looking for a way to place a small string at the bottom of my slides, preferably next to the slide numbers. I'll be sending someone a rehearsal of a presentation that I'll be ...
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Beamer/Beamerposter Line spacing in title doesn't seem to work

I'm trying to increase the linespacing in the title section, and I feel like I've tried a lot of things, but none of them seem to work. Whenever I use \fontsize{32}{36}, the second parameter doesn't ...
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university logo in top right corner of every slide except the title page in beamer

Several similar questions have been asked already, but nothing seems to work for me. What is an easy command that puts my university logo (I have it saved as an image on my pc) in the top right ...
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Beamer: Uncover underbrace

I've got an underbrace (\underbrace{foo}_{bar}) which I want to uncover (i.e. foo should be there from the beginning, while the underbrace and the bar should be uncovered on the next slide. I've tried ...
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Animate package problem with Ghostscript version

I am using the animate package to make an animation in my beamer presentation. While compiling I use Latex -> dvi2ps -> ps2pdf When I do ps2pdf there is an error telling me that my Ghostscript ...
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\usepackage{beamerthemesplit} problem

% !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage{beamerthemesplit} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphics} ...
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Package keyval error: Frametitle undefined

I'm trying to compile a beamer presentation template but it does not work. The structure of the code is as follows: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgf,pgfpages} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How to put 3 figures in one slide in beamer?

I would like to create a slide in beamer and put 3 figures inside it with some text as show in the figure below. I tried this but it does not work. \frame{\frametitle{Examples} \begin{itemize} ...
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pgfplots change fontsize to 1pt nodes near coords

i want to change the fontsize of the "nodes near coord" and also the y tick labels in a pgfplot to 1pt (no worries, that's just of theoretical interest). I found that ...
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Hide subsubsections from TOC, but keep PDF bookmarks with beamer

Yes, I realize that subsubsections are evil. The only reason I'm using them however, is for myself, to structure the presentation and be able to jump around efficiently if necessary. The beamer theme ...
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How to make a 2x2 figure panel with \flashmovie?

I want to make a figure made of 2x2 subfigures containing different flash movies. The simplest case with one figure does not work because the movie appears in the left margin. Whereas if I use ...
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Title of beamer presentation runs outside the screen

the title does not continue on a second line but runs outside the screen Different .sty files are used but i'm not sure where the problem is located. The main .tex files is as follows ...
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Two counters for beamer presentations

I am doing a presentation using beamer and it is quite long. It is dividend in sections and at the end of each section I will do a break. Consequently, Iwould like to have a double counter of the ...
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Position image below bullet points in beamer

I am new to LaTeX and am currently busy making a slide presentation using beamer. I have two bulletpoints and would like to place an image below them, such that the position of the left side of the ...
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How to show incomplete items in the first time then complete them next in beamer?

In beamer, I would like to show two incomplete items at the start of the slide. Next, I would like to complete the items. What I want is like: I present two items to the audience (so I show the items ...
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Changing FONT color in headline

I am wondering how can I change the font color in the headline of my presentation? I saw from Beamer how to change color of infolines and frame title how to change the color of the bar but not the ...
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In Beamer, how to prevent \includemovie from restarting swf animations?

On this frame, there are 3 swf animations starting once the slide opens. I would like to prevent them from automatically looping. I tried a few options without any success, such as endat=frame:10 or ...
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tikzexample code line auto wrap in beamer

In beamer, if we demo some code with tkzexample package (refer to this example),sometimes code will run out of the frame box. Is it possible to make it auto wrap if code line too long? The distance ...
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How to add acknowledgments in the title (first slide) in a beamer presentation?

I am making a beamer presentation, and want to include text for acknowledgments. I use the tags for the title author institute, but now I want to add more text. Is there a tage for the ...
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How to change the behavior of user-defined environments using overlays?

first I have to give a link to a related question+answer. I am trying to create a beamer presentation and defined an environment. The environment has an optional parameter and I want that beamer sets ...
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Single-column framed minipage spanning two or more slides in Beamer

I searched and could not find an easy non-labour intensive solution to this one. In making a Beamer presentation, I have some framed minipages with various arbitrary content I am transferring from a ...
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draw picture with absolute coordinate in beamer

Sometimes I want to draw some picture with absolute coordinate in beamer. but below example seems has some offset when draw a circle. How can I draw a picture at a absolute coordinate? Current code: ...