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LaTeX beamer presentation-package 16:9 aspect ratio?

I'm programming a presentation in LaTeX using the beamer class. However, it defaults to 4:3 aspect ratio slides, while everything I use is 16:9. Is there an easy way to change this using a command or ...
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Cannot remove displayskips in beamer

The space that appears in the PDF above and below my align* environment is way to large. According to Remove vertical space around align, one of the two commented-out lines should remove it (at least ...
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Multiple citations as footnotes in one line in beamer presentation style

Following this and this, for slides with a lot of citations appearing in footnotes, can I have multiple "author, year" citations on the same line, e.g.: 1 name year 2 name year 3 name year 4 name ...
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Problems using `\foreach`to parametrize a sequence of graphs in Beamer

I want to create a series of overlapping graphs in a Beamer slide, with little variations between them. I have code that works as expected in one case, but fails in other, and I don't understand why, ...
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Horizontally shaded title in beamer

How to get a horizontally shaded title in a beamer presentation? There are several post to do this for block titles or frame titles but I did not find anything for the title of the title page. ...
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How to hide other SubSubsections in sidebar of beamerclass?

I make a translation of a 600 pages Book with the beamer class in Latex, so I have lots of Subsections and SubSubsections. I want to show all subsections of the current Section in the sidebar along ...
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How do I add this presentation outline in Beamer?

I have not seen this outline style in any of the Beamer themes.
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Split text inside align*

I have a function definition like this: inside a beamer presentation. The text inside the set definition to which the function maps to is very long and does not fit on the slide. I want to split it ...
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Video in Beamer using multimedia package

I am trying to put a video (.mp4 or .avi) in my Beamer presentation, preferably to start on click, using the multimedia package. Code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{multimedia} \begin{document} ...
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Insert long Matlab code in beamer with scrolling window

I need to insert a quite long Matlab code in a presentation (for a course on numerical methods) and I would like to insert it using a rolling window, is it possible to do something like this in ...
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Beamer template: navigation by subsections

I want the navigation-line to show Subsection1.1, Subsection1.2 , Subsection 2.1 and Subsection2.2 instead of just Section1 and Section2. How do I do that? \insertsubsectionnavigationsymbol does not ...
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Propagating fill values to Beamer columns

I would like to be able to use lengths with fill glue inside a Beamer column (or, for that matter, inside a minipage) in such a way that the finally assigned length is consistent inside and outside ...
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Convert sty-file created for prosper package for use in beamer class

is there any way of manipulating a sty-file, that was originally created to be used in the prosper-class (for presentation slides) in such way, that it easily can be used as a beamertemplate in the ...
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Beamer: Split Align Environment Across Multiple Slides

I have the following slide: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Madrid} \usecolortheme[RGB={0,0,0}]{structure} } \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,graphicx} ...
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Beamer change frametitle font size just for one slide

I have a slide with long frame title so I want to make the font size smaller. The others are fine so I don't want to change the default settings. Any ideas how to do it?
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Spacing around gather when math color is given

I am trying to get rid of the spacing around gather/align environments in a Beamer presentation. As usual, I set the abovedisplayskip & friends registers to zero with \g@addto@macro\normalsize. ...
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How to remove table name from caption in beamer?

Code \documentclass[xcolor={x11names,table}]{beamer} % http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/303060/13173 % http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/303091/13173 % http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/196808/13173 % ...
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How to read a beamer color from the theme? [duplicate]

I want to put some tikz drawings into my beamer slides. I would like to colour the things in the tikz drawing the same as other things in the slide. For example, I want to fill in a box with the ...
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Beamer - numerating theorems and color of block

Why won't it numerate my newly defined theorem block. And can i change the color of the block? \documentclass{beamer} \newtheorem{teorem}{Teorem}[section] \newtheorem{definicija}{Definicija}[section] ...
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How to align text on Beamer titlepage?

I am creating a presentation for a thesis defense, and want to align a certain part of text on my title slide. If I use the following \documentclass{beamer} \let\Tiny=\tiny ...
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Rounded corners on costumized degraded frametitle in Beamer

I want that frametitles in my Beamer presentation: have a smaller width than paperwidth are horizontally degraded have rounded corners This post gave my the two first points described above. But I ...
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ntheorem in beamer has a problem with <alert@> -commands

Consider the following (hopefully) minimal code: \documentclass{beamer} \PassOptionsToPackage{ngerman}{babel} \PassOptionsToPackage{thmmarks}{ntheorem} \makeatletter \let\th@plain\relax ...
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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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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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How do you scale image to fit size of the paper?

I am making a presentation on beamer and I am struggling with image I don't understand: scale;line width;text height on positioning the image. Especially when I add caption it gets messed up. How do ...
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beamercolorbox width whole page but text in normal textwidth

I would like a beamercolorbox to extend wd=paperwidth, but text content only to cover the original textwidth and position. Is there some recommendation for doing it? Thanks, Luis
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tcolorbox header error with Bredelebeamer class

I'm working with tcolorbox package, and i'm trying to replicate this , when I compile and no use it, runs without error, but when I'm trying to use it, it fails. My code is something like this: ...
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Odd parenthesis spacing in beamer

I'm using Beamer for the first time. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{polyglossia} %\usepackage{setspace} %\usepackage{parskip} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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How to renew \frame so that only the title of a new frame is shown first?

Basically I want each new frame to show only its title first. I tried \renewcommand<>{\frame}[1]{\beameroriginal{\frame \pause #1}} and variations, but it did not work.
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Video in Beamer with multimedia, undefined control sequence

./demo.vrb:4: Undefined control sequence. \pdfmark [{\box \@tempboxa }]{pdfmark=/ANN,Subtype=/Movie,Movie=<... l.4 ...[width=\textwidth]{CNT2.png}}{CNTvideo.mov} this ...
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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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Different baseline skip for first item after change in font size

I am having trouble getting the same baselike skip for each item in the following code. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{XYZ} \begin{itemize} ...
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What is wrong with my Beamer preamble?

I have a Beamer file that starts \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Berkeley} \useoutertheme{sidebar} \usecolortheme{sidebartab} \usecolortheme{rose} \usecolortheme{dolphin} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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caption change beamer [closed]

I know this question has already been posed an awful lot of times but none of the solutions have worked for me so far. When I use \caption in figure environment in beamer (as in the example below) I ...
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How to change beamerposter template from A0 to A1

I'm currently creating a poster, using following template: https://www.overleaf.com/5148051sqfkfp#/16063694/ The standard size of this poster is a0, however I want it to be a1. Is it sufficient to ...
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Divide long presentation into multiple pdfs

I am giving three lectures and have a Beamer presentation containing the slides for all three lectures (so I can easily go back and forth between the content). However, after the first and second ...
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Is anybody able to show the clock in beamer?

I wonder whether there is anyone who is able to show the clock in a beamer presentation. I have not come across any working example. Following the tdclock documentation, I compiled the MWE below. It ...
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Name of image is visible [duplicate]

In BEAMER, when I add an image, the name of the image (EG : image.png) is visible at its left. But I don't want to see that name. How can I remove it. Thanks for your respons. Have a good day Laurent ...
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How to change font of all \structure in beamer?

How does one change the font of only the \structure{} elements globally in the preamble in a beamer class, let's say to italics? I was hoping that \setbeamerfont{structure}{shape=\itshape} does the ...
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Questions regarding itemize in Latex Beamer

I am using Latex Beamer and I have questions with respect to itemize. How is it possible to widen the space between the first level of itemize and the second one by means of a global statement? ...
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beamer - draw arrow between positions on different graphics

I am following the example here to draw an arrow from one position on a picture to another. I successfully reproduce the answer, but fail to adapt it to work with the nodes I draw over graphics. My ...
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Beamer: Highlight all subsections in Table of Contents

\section{Section Title} \frame{\tableofcontents[currentsection]} \subsection{Subsection Title} I use the above command to insert a table of contents at the beginning of each section with the current ...
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bmatrix in beamer not working

I'm unable to use the flags to center the column and add a dashed vertical line in the bmatrix environment. This code was working on another LaTeX file but somehow I can't make it work with beamer: ...
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add a new tag to the first page beamer

I'm making a diapo for my presentation to get licence degree, I need to change somme things: 1- add the name of my professor supervisor in front of my name 2- change the date and write the promotion ...
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Drawing a particular commutative diagram

I can draw using \begin{diagram} X &\rTo^{\gamma} &Y & \lDotsto & \varepsilon_2\\ \dTo^\alpha &\ruTo^\beta & & &\\ Z& \lDotsto &\varepsilon_3 \end{diagram} ...
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How to avoid linebreak at `http:` in url

I have a long url that gets wrapped at http: in my layout (using beamer). This is the latex-code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{url} ...
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Setting frame options for a frame at runtime

I am designing a custom theme. What I want to achieve is I want to construct an if statement that take cares of options of the frame. For an examples you can see the following code: ...
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Center tabular env around middle column?

I have a tabular environment with three columns aligned as {rcl} such that text in the middle column is centered internally within the column. I want the whole table to be positioned in the page such ...
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Break a frame into several frames [duplicate]

I am creating a beamer presentation with LyX. I have multiple slides (frames) that contain a lot of points - too many to fit on the slide. So I would like to break such slides into multiple slides so ...
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Positioning tikz in beamer so that (0,0) is in same place on different slides

I have a presentation in beamer with several slides showing a graph with a coordinate system. I want the graph to be (more or less) centered on the slide, with the origin of the coordinate system in ...