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beamer templating - baselineskip of \fontsize ignored

Can anyone explain why the second argument in \fontsize \textbox in the example is ignored in the footer template? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{fix-cm} ...
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How to prevent alignment changes in beamer due to changing line height in list items?

Consider this simple setup: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{block}{The One} \begin{itemize} \item \only<1>{This is a tall row.} ...
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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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Where should my beamer theme be located? [duplicate]

I recently downloaded a beamer theme: {metro} I made a beamer by 1. Create folder 'presentation' 2. Copy beamer theme in 'presentation' 3. Create tex file in 'presentation' This works fine. ...
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Changing the Beamer Theme “Feather”?

I wanna adjust the Beamer Theme "Feather" for my needs: Change the Front Page Deleting the gray horizontal bar (@barcolor) Set the @headercolor to red Transpose the feather logo in the ring Replace ...
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\pause not working after “overprint” environment

In the following example, in the pdf I want to pause at the mentioned place. Any solution will be helpful. Thanks \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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Why is the picture not centered in the frame?

Using the following code: \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usepackage{ctex} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{PSA分析级别和实施程序} \begin{figure}[htbp] \centering ...
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Label in \frame options, disable allowframebreaks in beamer

The \includeonlyframe{...} does not work, when allowframebreaks is used together with label in \frame options. When removing label, it works fine. See MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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span of sidebar in beamerposter, with title in the header

I am making a poster using beamerposter and trying to create my own theme. But I'm having trouble with the sidebar. I want the sidebar to be on the left hand side along the entire height of the ...
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Setting beamer color in region between title bar and canvas

How does one control the color of the region between the title bar and the canvas in beamer? When the color of the background canvas is darkened there is a white bar between title and canvas. MWE ...
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Beamer warsaw make font bold on all frames

When using beamer with the warsaw theme, how can one set the text on all frames to appear in boldface? Here is an MWE, I want text on both the slides to be in boldface. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} ...
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Move title elements to the right

I have two issues with my beamer presentation. I am using stockton theme. find it here - Stockton theme The first issue is about the title slide. The background is such that, I want to move elements ...
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Beamer : shift a relative overlay sequence

I made a command with relative averlay sequence that appears several times in the presentation starting at different moments. I tried this, but the second sequence start at slide 2 and appears only ...
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The paralist package does not work properly in Beamer

I'm trying to create a simple inline list within Beamer, and the environment paralist is not behaving as expected: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames, fleqn]{beamer} \usepackage{paralist} % inline list ...
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Beamer with notes on the left, have navigation links working both on slides (right) and on notes (left)

Following the answer to this question, and given a suggestion in one of the comments, I am trying to have working navigation links not only on the slides on the right, but also on the notes on the ...
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Remove the blank space caused by images in beamer

I am making a beamer presentation in which I need to remove a figure completely and then replace it with items in an itemize list. However, when I remove an image completely, there is a blank space ...
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how do I add comments to a presentation in beamer? [duplicate]

Powerpoint has this nice option of adding comments for each slide. I would like to have a similar way of doing it with beamer: Adding comments to a slide Showing these comments somewhere on the ...
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Beamer : hyperlink, invisible, non clickable when invisible but taking his room problem

I'd like to have an hyperlink non clickable when invisible but whith the taking his space like with onslide instead of only : In this example : the item-2 is correct (invisible, non clickable when ...
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Beamer - hyperlink : make itemize symbols jumpable [duplicate]

How to associate an hyperlink to the itemize symbole ? I found some things here but I don't know how to adapt it to items. One step One can do that : \newcommand{\hitem}[1]{% ...
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Position of nodes and arrows

I am trying to reproduce this slide. I have written some code to produce some thing similar but the positions of nodes and type of arrows are hard to get. This is what I am aiming for and this is ...
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How do I add a flag to a document class to show or not show portions of document?

I write quizzes in beamer. They typically look like: \documentclass[pdf]{beamer} \mode<presentation><> \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Quiz 1} 1. What is $1+2$? {\color{blue} 3} 2. What is ...
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Beamer starred section formatting in the TOC

I am writing a beamer presentation and I want the structure (and the TOC) to be : Introduction 1. Section 1 2. Section 2 3. Section 3 Conclusion Therefore, I used the starred version of the section ...
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Using titlepage.tex in the beamer

test_title.tex {\begin{titlepage} \begin{center} % Upper part of the page. The '~' is needed because \\ % only works if a paragraph has started. ...
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Explain formula using beamer

I am preparing a presentation on statistics. I want to include a slide on Bayes' Theorem which says: p(\theta | D) = \frac{p(D|\theta) p(\theta)} {p(D)} I want to explain each term using arrows. ...
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Is it possible to reduce the height of the frame title box in beamer?

I am writing a presentation with Beamer using the Copenhagen theme and the \useoutertheme[footline=institutetitle]{miniframes} option. Currently the headers look like this but since I am not going to ...
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Beamer: one tikzpicture works fine, two make an emergency stop

A beamer frame split in two columns must contain one tikz picture (a pie chart) in one column, and two other in the second column. With the first picture all works fine, but adding the other two ...
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Negative indentation for beamer bibliography

As a part of my project, I redesigned the beamer default margins to 12 mm left margin and 8 mm right margin. But, I do not want this for bibliography, where the same left and right margins are ...
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How can I list all sections in the footer bar automatically?

I know how to customize the footer bar, \makeatletter \setbeamertemplate{footline} { \leavevmode% \hbox{% \begin{beamercolorbox}[wd=.4\paperwidth,ht=2.25ex,dp=1ex,center]{author in head/foot}% ...
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I can't remove the navigation bars in beamer

I fail to get rid of the navigation bars in beamer by using \setbeamertemplate{headline}{} or \beamertemplatenavigationsymbolsempty. Here is the key source codes. ...
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How to make vertical alignment of columns different in Beamer?

I try to make a frame in which I indicate a figure on the right side and add a description about it on the left side. I want the description top-aligned and the figure center-aligned, but I have ...
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Suppress figure numbers only on certain slides in the latex beamer class?

I am working on a presentation with the beamer-class. I have several slides with pictures on them, some pictures are logos where the logo is its own name. For example: Coca Cola has a logo that is its ...
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Create a custom font style for beamer

How can I create a custom font style for beamer? How can I then change the color of this style and the normal font color globally? I'd like to write e.g.: \begin{frame} \HighlightedText{I am ...
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Equivalent command for itemize lists to \insertenumlabel

What is the command for inserting the current itemize lists shape in Beamer ? Or is there another way to get this label ?
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Right place for ddots

I've got a problem, when making a presentation with beamer. I want to use the fourier package for the fonts, and use the serif font in math mode. So that's an MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Change bullet style / formatting in Beamer

I like the Boadilla layout for Beamer presentations, but I find its enumerate bullet points illegible, as illustrated below (from the Beamer Theme Matrix). How can I change the formatting of the ...
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How can I add the section in the headline of the default beamer template?

The default beamer template shows only the subsection in the headline. I would like it to show the section as well as the subsection. It can be done by changing the theme to infolines etc, but I ...
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colored citations in \section

I am trying to put in a citation on a section heading using opaline style (yes, I know some think this is a bad idea, but let us leave that aside for now). If I put in \section{Section Heading ...
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Using \mathfrak in tikz: \mathfrak allowed only in math mode

I'm trying to make a presentation using beamer, and I'm mostly copying from already compiled .tex file (using the documentclass memoir). But I got this error: \mathfrak allowed only in math mode. ...
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Beamer : hyperlink to againframe

How to make an hyperlink to jump to the first slide selected by \againframe ? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[label=bob] \begin{enumerate}[<+>] \item 1 \item 2 \item 3 ...
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Beamer : after the last page — initiate a loop

I'd like that the presentation goes to a specific page after the last page, as it would be the natural next page. I know : \hypersetup{pdfstartpage=1} But it works only to go back to the first page. ...
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How to paused a video .avi in a beamer presentation

I'm creating a presentation with beamer, where in a frame I want to put a video .avi (I would press play and pause from the frame). I have to discuss this presentation, so I need that the video is ...
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How to adjust spacing between caption and table / figure in beamer?

I want to adjust spacing between caption and table/figure in beamer. However I am not able to overcome the warning Package caption Warning: \caption will not be redefined since it's already ...
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Align block with margin

I am using beamer with the inner theme rectangles. The text inside blocks is then aligned with the text outside of the blocks, and the edge of the blocks stick out into the margins. I would like the ...
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Get the width of a picture with Tikz

I 'm trying to make a presentation with beamer and I use Tikz to incorporate pictures at some places in my frames. For some reasons, I would like to fixe the heigth of a picture (contained in a node) ...
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How to make an animation with some previous slides

I'd like to make an animation with some previous slide, how can I do that ? \transduration does not affect \againframe, how to avoid this \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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adjust text's size in beamer when bibliography is too long

Im a using beamer and my bibliogrpahy is too long to fit on one single frame. My code is very simple : \begin{frame}%[allowframebreaks=0.9] \section*{Bibliographie} \nocite{*} \printbibliography ...
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Media9 compiles but embedded video gives “Unable to connect to content” “TypeError - Error #1009”

I have a beamer presentation that I am creating and I'm trying to embed a video clip. I'm using the media9 package and having a ton of issues with it. I've gone through the documentation with a ...
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Beamer : what are the back, find, forward hyperlink commands?

I look for back, find and forward commands, like this set of commands : \hyperlinkslideprev{texte du lien} : va à la couche prédédente ; \hyperlinkslidenext{texte du lien} : va à la couche suivante ; ...
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embed mp4 video in latex beamer on Mac OSX Yosemite

I followed the answer of this post to install media9 package. Then I followed this post to embed .mp4 in beamer. But I failed. I included the package by: \usepackage{media9} and the related code ...
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Reference to a slide, not to a frame

This MWE gives me the reference of the frame (1) not the slide (2). I need to have the number of the slide where is a label, how to do this? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...