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setting beamer background with rounded corner rectangle

I am trying to set my background for my beamer theme. I want a white rectangle with a rounded north east corner. I used a provided code. My outer theme looks like this: \mode<presentation> ...
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Move content of beamer page upwards

Consider this TeX frame: \begin{frame}{Risikoanalyse} \begin{figure}[t] \includegraphics[scale=0.35]{Folie_Risikoanalyse-Vorgehen} \caption{Risikoanalyse im Entwicklungsprozess} ...
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Multiple subsection columns in Beamer (warsaw)

I've got quite a few subsections in one section and they stretch the right half of the header. Hoping to split them up into 2+ columns. Minimal example: Some research indicates that this will ...
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Split biblio over multiple slides (beamer) with allowframebreaks

I have too many references for a single slide (I am using beamer on Sharelatex) and while looking for a solution I bumped into this: How can I split a beamer bibliography across two slides? I tried ...
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How can I split a beamer bibliography across two slides?

I have several citations in a beamer-based presentation. Is it possible to split the bibliography across two slides? I'm using natbib / bibtex. And I currently just have: \begin{frame} \tiny ...
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A script language for beamer animations?

This is a follow-up question to Clever beamer animation? Writing a script that changes a tikz picture in beamer? as suggested there, I will put a bounty on this one. What I seek is a set of macros, ...
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How to get overlay options in mindmaps? [duplicate]

I am using the following codes to construct my mind map. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{mindmap,trees} \usepackage{verbatim} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Increasing the size of the navigation sidebar text in Beamer (Berkeley theme)

How can I increase the size of the navigation sidebar in Beamer? I'm using the Berkeley theme. I'd only like to change the size of the sections and subsections, keeping the subsection size smaller ...
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Add external bibtex to beamer presentation

I would like to separate my bibliography from my slides. However, currently the onliest version that is working is to add the the citations directly to my main file. Here is my example code: ...
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Making a beamer page that includes an array. Code included

Please help with code below. Firstly, beamer seems to insist that every line within the array code requires its own begin and end $ signs. Then, though I've checked this for hours, it insists that ...
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Add \paragraph type entries to beamer table of contents

I want a beamer TOC slide like this: SECTION 1 ..Subsection 1 ......Slide Title 1 ..Subsection 2 ......Slide Title 2 ......Slide Title 2 NEXT SECTION ......Another Slide Title In documents I use ...
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Beamer, textblock: text does not appear

I am trying using textblock with beamer. The problem is that I am not able to make the text appear. \documentclass[10pt,handout]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{frametitle}[default][center] ...
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How do I skip slides in Beamer?

I have a beamer presentation for a long presentation, but I'd like to make a smaller presentation which skips some of the slides. Does beamer have a way to do that, or should I just comment out the ...
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How to remove the blank line above the table in beamer

I want to insert a table in my beamer, but the there's a blank line above the table, how can I remove the blank line to make the table's top align with the text on the right This is the MWE ...
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References (in bibtex) did not appear in beamer?

I have this problem: it seems that beamer did not read the bibtex file. Below is the syntax that I am using: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{natbib} %citep and citet ...
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Beamer. Berkeley. How to move up the rigth index?

How could I move up the rigth index in Beamer? \documentclass[serif]{beamer} \usetheme{Berkeley} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{mathpazo} \makeatletter \beamer@headheight=1.5\baselineskip ...
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Latex beamer: make plots show sequentially

I am trying to insert image shown below in the link in Latex Beamer. Just like using PowerPoint, I want show A first and then go to B and then C. I am wondering how to do this in Beamer? 1
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siunitx 'detect-all' does not honor fontspec's math font in Beamer

Problem statement The \sisetup{detect-all} option of the siunitx package does not work for me as expected in a Beamer presentation, which I would like to typeset as follows: Text in Latin Modern ...
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beamer - Berkeley. Is possible add another level of index in the upper region?

Un the indexes of beamer. Sections and subsections is possible, but if I want detail 3 or 4 parts in a subsection, showing this in any way, for example... in the upper (in the TITLE-dark region or in ...
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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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How to embed video and animation in LaTeX and LaTeX beamer step by step

I want to know the procedure to embed video and animation in LaTeX step by step. I tried to follow the instructions from this forum and wrote a LaTeX file. This is my code for embedding a video in ...
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How can I remove the section from the last slide?

I want to put some slides at the end of my presentation in the case someone will ask something to them. Therefore I want to delete the introduction in the example below from the navigation bar. How ...
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For Lyx, and beamer how do I generate the red bracket on the left as attached

For LyX and beamer. how do I generate a "new" red bracket on the very left of the attached picture? I tried Shift + Enter or Ctrl + Enter.
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conflict using matlab-prettifier and LaTeX beamer [duplicate]

I was trying to use the matlab-prettifier package with the LaTeX beamer package, and I noticed I was getting errors when trying to compile. Mainly I was getting an error when trying to use ...
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shaded theorem in minipage

I am typing up handouts using Beamer. In the handouts, I need a slide that shows a theorem and a figure next to it. All theorems in the handout are shaded using the package shadetheorem. But this ...
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Opacity Logo in beamer slide

Hi i have the following Beamer slide and i want to make the logo in the bottom right corner have an opacity on say 50 % ? Here is my code \documentclass[a4paper, ]{beamer} ...
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Beamer: a moving arrow in the front of each item

First off, please take a look at these slides: In the slide 8 (frames 1-16) we can see an arrow moves around the items. My question is how can I reproduce that itemize list in which an arrow can ...
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Beamer: Prevent/disable appearing individual subsection titles before actual content

Recently I started to question my decision to enable the appearance of individual subsection titles before actual content. I still want to show the outline of the upcoming section once before the ...
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Beamer Presentation References slide can't allowframebreaks and have \frametitle

I am writing a Beamer presentation and my references are too long for one frame. So I tried to use [allowframebreaks], but then I get the TeX capacity exceeded error if I have a \frametitle. I can ...
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Changing fontsize on individual beamer note pages

I am writing a presentation in which certain slides are heavily commented upon and others not so much. As I am using \pgfpagesuselayout{2 on 1}[a4paper,border shrink=5mm] (and thus displaying notes on ...
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beamer, overlay in allt or fancyvrb

I'd like to highlight some text inside an alltt or verbatim or Verbatim (or whatever environment/package that would produce what I want) on some slides. So, I create a newcommand<> that does the ...
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Place the content in a block with shadow frame

I am using latex beamer and trying to put the content of the listing in a block with white background and just with a shadow of the frame as the one of google (madrid weather). I tried with ...
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Is it possible to change all beamer colors at once?

I'm working on a beamer theme. I know I can set colors for an element with \setbeamercolor{element name}{fg=colorname} Now there are a lot of possible elements, but I only need very few colors in ...
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shrink the size of the font size in the listing

I am using the latex beamer and trying to reduce the font size of the listing to display the whole JSON code without reducing the font size of the sentence before. How can I get it to work? Code: ...
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Graphical interface for generating presentation slides

Is there a good graphical interface, similar to PowerPoint or LibreOffice Impress, for generating presentation slides? When writing documents I prefer to write my text and LaTeX-markups using a ...
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Using an overlay on lstinputlistings in latex

I want to have to multiple overlayed lstinputlistings on one slide in a presentation, created with latex and documentclass beamer. The only solutions I find are for lstlistings, but those don't work ...
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Beamer's (implicit) options regarding tikzpictures and shadows

While trying to use the torn page effect in a beamer document, I was confronted to an unexpected problem. If you just take the the code of this answer and compile it, you get: If you just change ...
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get 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? ...
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Is there a way to output a beamer presentation both with and without the “handout” option, in one run? [duplicate]

Each time I update my lecture slides I have to remember to compile the overlay version (for me to aid my presentation) as well as a handout version (for the students to print and take notes on). Right ...
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`\color` inserts unwanted vertical space in `itemize`

I'm using beamer, and would like to color certain bullets on certain slides. Unfortunately, using the \color command seems to mess up the vertical spacing in lists. For example, here are two ...
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Beamer: File ended while scanning use of \beamer@processframefirstline

I am encountering this and other similar errors any time I try to compile a beamer that contains code chunks which are printed in the document. For this example, I am using Yihui's sample beamer ...
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Beamer miniframes: horizontal space between dots when using the compress option

I'm using the beamer miniframes theme (with subsection=false) and the compress option. Currently the navigation shows the dots for each subsection side-by-side. I would prefer if there would be a ...
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add listing in the latex beamer [duplicate]

I am trying to add some JSON format as listing to a slide but I am getting the error: Paragraph ended before \lst@next was complete. How can I add a listing in the latex beamer? code ...
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Beamer “show notes on second screen” with XeLaTeX and “AtBeginSection”

I am using beamer with XeLaTeX. With every new section I add a dedicated section page to my presentation. Now I started to add notes to my presentation and want to use the show notes on second screen ...
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Mysterious problem with ps2pdf in texlive 2013

The following code comiled fine in texlive 2012, but gives me an error now: Error: /typecheck in --restore-- Operand stack: --nostringval-- --nostringval-- --nostringval-- 502.75 80.6952 ...
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How to solve the error: No counter 'sectionpage' defined

I'm trying to use this answer from a previous question to get frame numbers in a table of content in a beamer presentation made in RStudio with R Markdown and knitr (see file below; in in_header.tex ...
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Apparition effect without the beamer package

I want to implement a presentation template in LaTeX that look very like the one here. Until here, I did just fine using the article class with geometry, tikz and some custom commands. However a ...
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Adding color to a table row as a beamer overlay

I'm trying to have an overlay that adds a background color to a row of a table in beamer. This post showed me how to do that for column. How about row? Adding color to a table column as a beamer ...
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File QtGui4.dll missing

I am using MiKTeX 2.9 and want to prepare presentation in beamer. My Latex works nornally when writing articles, however when trying using \documentclass[final]{beamer} \end{document} I am ...
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Bifurcating a PDF: choosing a “Plan B” during a talk

I think this is a greenhorn's question, but anyway. It is sometimes difficult to measure time for a talk, according to unknown places and audiences.By this and other reasons I'd like to subtly launch ...