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embedded video working on ubuntu (only pdfpc) but not in windows (adobe reader)

I use the following code to embed videos into my beamer presentation (shamelessly stolen of course): \newcommand{\fullFrameMovie}[4][loop] { { \setbeamercolor{background ...
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Beamer, include frame title in sidebar

In Beamer, is it possible to include a specific frame title as an entry in the side bar. I managed to do so by specifying a subsection before it. Is there another way to do so. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to move TikZ plots from document to beamer

I have a document with TikZ figure are included like this: \begin{figure}[ht!] \centering \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (-1, 1) -- (1,1); \end{tikzpicture} \end{figure} When I copy ...
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beamer overprint with itemize

So, the following question was sent to the beamer mailing list, and after spending over an hour trying to answer what I thought would be a trivial question, I figured I might as well put the answer ...
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beamer hyperref url with %20 runaway argument

I want to use a URL in beamer notes. If the URL includes a %20 it seems to cause xelatex trouble. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Highlight #pragma in code listing using minted

I'm going to give a talk on OpenMP soon and I'm currently preparing my beamer slides. Since a lot of the OpenMP magic happens inside of #pragma instructions, I'd like to highlight those in some bright ...
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Problem using \alert{} in Beamer title with metropolis theme

I'm trying to emphasize some words in the title of a beamer document. Ex : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usetheme{Warsaw}%\usetheme{m}%-->problem \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Beamer change Section/Subsection pages

in Beamer Is it possible to make the following changes in Section/Subsection pages as illustrated in the attached jpgs 1- avoid displaying the word Section/Subsection 2- involve the section title in ...
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\title after \begin{document}: When to do it?

My answer to Problem using \alert{} in Beamer title with metropolis theme solves an incompatibility problem between TiKZ and \title with \protect-ed contents in beamer documents. Following code ...
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Highlight subsections below current section, while shade other (sub)sections

I want my slides to show like this, that the current section and its subsections highlighted, while other section and subsections shown but shaded: http://web.mit.edu/rsi/www/pdfs/beamer-tutorial.pdf ...
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Text in table with images is not aligned on top

I have table with text in the first column and image in second. I want both columns to be top aligned. I use following code: \begin{tabular}{p{3cm}l} Internal state after adding 2 elements & ...
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Edit footnote citation in beamer [duplicate]

Based on Footnote Citation in Beamer I was able to produce a citation that is Authors, Journal Year. By I was hoping to fix two things in the example below to match the \footcite case: 1) I would ...
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Adding a new field to the title page in beamer

I just read a question about adding a new field to a title page in beamer (Is there a way to add a field to the title page in beamer?). I have exactly the same question, and the proposed answer is ...
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Beamer footnote disappears with luatexja package

I found an interesting behavior of luatexja package. Compiling the following code by lualatex, the footnote disappears. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{luatexja} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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How to create a colour option in custom beamer theme?

I have used this answer from the question about how to design a beamer theme from scratch to design a Beamer theme to look like a university presentation (Powerpoint) template. There are 3 colour ...
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How did the “fragile” option in Beamer get its name? [closed]

fragile is an indispensable option in beamer presentations. However I never understood nor was able to find much information about how it got its name, which seems quite peculiar.
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How to reduce caption font in \subcaption for a particular figure

How to reduce a font size of a particular figure in \subfigure environment in beamer. I know how to reduce the caption font globally \usepackage[font=small]{subcaption}, but I am looking for a font ...
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Items in columns are not top aligned the same

If I'm using itemize inside a beamer column, the items are not the same way top-aligned as the items without a column. I want the symbols of both items in the images to be at the very same place. ...
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Cannot include courier into latex beamer listings

I have the following set up for my listings: \documentclass[russian,pdf]{beamer} \mode<presentation>{} \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[russian]{babel} ...
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Beamer: Inconsistent formatting of enumerate subitems?

I'm trying to change the formatting of enumerate items and subitems. Unfortunately I'm not getting consistent behavior when nesting an enumerate list within an itemize list -- all other combinations ...
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change math color except in titles in beamer

I have used \setbeamercolor{math text}{fg=blue} to turn all my text in mathmode in blue. However I have also math in titles (and subtitles) and I would prefer the formulas to have the same color as ...
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How do I change the color of the color below the header?

I want the color of number 2 to be the same as the color of number 1. This is the code that I've used: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usetheme{Darmstadt} ...
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How to Run this TikZ video in OS X and Beamer?

Code found here and video here % OS X recommendation 1st code block; use the second for others \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage{media9} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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to design three vertical Axes in beamer presentation

Would you mind helping me in drawing three vertical axes to explain that for each time t_{1}, t_{2}, ..., t_{i} there is a corresponding price p_{1}, p_{2}, ..., p_{i} and a corresponding volume ...
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beamer, enumitem - enumerate ball label

So, i "need" to use the enumitem package in order to increase the allowed depth for itemize/enumerate. To use the ball like label in those listing environments, I've tried the following code : ...
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Mouse Control of 360 Video in Beamer?

I am making a mesh of Games of Thrones video for 360 video, motivated by Zuckerberg's video today about GoT where you can move mouse 360 in the beginning, in Matlab. I am thinking where to show the ...
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Beamer presentation: List of frames within a section which produces double numbering [closed]

when I compiled the example given in an answer to post "Beamer presentation: List of frames within a section / part", I end up with double numbering (with a shift) for frames except for the first one ...
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Overlaying with beamer, combining blocks and graphics

I'm trying to combine graphics and blocks on a slide. Here is my code, i think it's quite simple to figure out what i want from it : \begin{frame} \frametitle{Outils} ...
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Feynman Diagram error in Beamer TeX document

I have a paper where my Feynman diagram is working, but when I transfer it to the Beamer .tex file, it gives me the following error: **LaTeX Error: Can not include graphics of type: mps. See the ...
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Beamer : “bclogo” box with title only?

Although I'm afraid what I'm looking for is not (yet !) possible, I'll ask it : is there a way, with the "bclogo" package within a Beamer document to create a box showing a logo + the box title but no ...
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speckled colors in latex

I saw last week a presentation that was made with keynote and which was showing cells filled with speckled colours. Is there a way to get speckled colours in latex/beamer ? Until now I was only able ...
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How do I set font size of beamer items?

I am putting together a beamer theme for internal use (which has, I am afraid) to look rather like Powerpoint. One thing I can't work out how to do is to set the font size of the text that appears ...
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How to modify nodes style and not change the position

I have a diagram where I want to overlay a layer of thick red on top of the original black color. The problem is that as I add the very thick option the nodes get increasingly more displaced. ...
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How to remove the warnings “Font shape `OT1/cmss/m/n' in size <4> not available” and “Size substitutions with differences” in beamer?

LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `OT1/cmss/m/n' in size <4> not available LaTeX Font Warning: Size substitutions with differences I am using the files from ...
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beamer with numbered theorems not working with cleveref

A want to use cleveref in a beamer presentation. The document defines multiple theorem environments sharing the same counter as follows: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{cleveref} ...
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Links in mindmap as table of contents in beamer

I decided to use a mindmap to show the ToC of my presentation and the section outline. I'd like to have the nodes clickable like the standard ToC, but I couldn't find any command like ...
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Reduce section, subsection font size in beamer sidebar

I have the same problem listed here: Reduce fontsize beamer sidebar Except the given answer there does not work. Thanks to the rules here at Stack Exchange, I am not allowed to post any comments ...
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Setting a custom RGB background color in beamer

I believe I've correctly followed the manual in defining a custom background color in the example below. But as the example shows, the background color is black rather than an extremely pale ...
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Changing the properties of an edge on a later slide [duplicate]

I am using beamer and TikZ and would like to change the color and thickness of an edge in the second slide of the same frame. Here is what I tried: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Customize TikZ Smart Diagram in Latex

I want a chart that expresses the flow of an algorithm, in beamer theme. Something like this: Requirements --> Design --> Validation --> Verification --> Testing THe diagrams are ...
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! Missing $ inserted when try to using superscript in matrix in beamer

I got the ! Missing $ inserted mistake message when I try to use superscript inside a matrix environment in beamer. The following is my code \begin{frame} \begin{pmatrix} ...
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How can I use tikzpicture and wrapfigure and get text around the picture on a beamer frame

I've tried the following, but now the last lines are not on the page anymore.... I want to be able to have text around a picture (hence the wrapfigure), have the picture scaled, and use tikz (code ...
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How to customize the headline in Beamer like this?

I don't know how to modify the headline in Beamer like this one, could someone help me with it?
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Adding a tikz picture to every slide in a beamer presenation

I have a tikz drawing I would like to add to every slide in my beamer presentation. Presenly I have to add it manually to every slide - a bit tedious! Is there a way of using a \newcommand to do this ...
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LaTeX beamer: pagenumbering appendix

I have two templates I want to fit together. The first part (Make desired footline) is to add the footline to the Berkeley-Theme while still be able to use the logo. This works like charm so far. My ...
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color for beamer

Could you help me to change the color for beamer. I'll defend my PhD thesis next friday and we have to follow some orientation for presentation's format in our university. So, I'm using ...
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Modifying colors of beamer theme Madrid: Title, footer author box and Dates and Slides

I writing a latex presentation using madrid and beaver theme. I want to change the color of the Title of the Presentation, Background box of the institute, font color of footer title, page number and ...
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Change margins for one item in a beamer slide

You can see that the equation is cut off at the right side of the slide. Can I reduce left margin only for this item? \begin{frame}{Conditional Hazard Ratio under Competing Risks} \begin{itemize} ...
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Justify text inside itemize environment with beamer class

I would like to justify text inside an itemize environment with the beamer class. Text appears to be justified by default with the article class, but not with the beamer class. The following code ...
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make all values of the JSON format red

I am using the latex beamer and trying to get the true value of the flag key in the JSON format red too but I am just getting it black as shown in the screen shot below. How can I get it red too? ...