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Overlay/pause after tikzpicture is not working

In the following example, in the pdf I am not getting any puase after item 1 and before the start of item 2. Any solution will be helpful. Thanks \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} ...
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Why \nointerlineskip if background of Beamer-color frametitle is empty?

I'm trying to read the source of Beamer default outer theme (the file beamerouterthemedefault.sty). In line 144 there is this code: \defbeamertemplate*{frametitle}{default}[1][left] { ...
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How can I left-and-right justify text in columns in Beamer?

I have a slide like the following: \begin{frame} \frametitle{two columns} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{.5\textwidth} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula ...
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Positioning using textpos and animated blocks

I am trying to position a figure on a page using textpos and then have a block appear over it in the next slide. I am inspired by the Gonzalo Medina's code given here. Here is what my code looks like, ...
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Beamer colums with table and figure

I'd like to have two columns. One contains a figure, the other contains a table with figure. The size of the table is too big and I can't see the photo under the table. (You see my trial with %.) ...
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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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Making a small modification to a itemize environment for arabic presentation with beamer

I would like to change the alignment of lists to the right ( for Arabic presentation ) with beamer. With the enumerate environment we can add some code if it is used frequently, like this : ...
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Framesubtitle in a different color than Frametitle in Beamer?

I was wondering if it is possible to have a different colour for your framesubtitle than the colour your frametitle has? I found out how to change the fontsize seperately here: Set frame subtitle ...
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How to use the Multi Bibliography resource from biblatex with beamer?

I am working with beamer and biblatex. I am writing a series of lectures and I want each one of them to have a separate bibliographical reference. I am running pdflatex foo.tex biber foo.bcf ...
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How to draw a graph in tikz with emoticons?

I would like to draw a graph and some emoticons with it using tikz in latex as shown in the picture below. N.B. I am doing a presentation in beamer and the meaning of the picture is that the triangle ...
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Merge navigation bar with Title and subtitle

The top of my slides have a title and subtitle (I eliminated the headline). However, I want to put the navigation bar, only for sections, at the corner right of the title and subtitle lines. This is ...
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How to get this type of slide in beamer[content with caption]?

How can I get this type of style with beamer?: thanks in advance
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Hide some slides from the miniframes navigation in beamer

I am using the Dresden theme on a presentation with a few sections, each with a couple of subsections. For each slide in a subsection, a circle appears in the navigation bar. I'm trying to hide this ...
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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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Thumbnail style in note pages with beamer

I'm making a presentation with LaTeX beamer and editing some notes about the frames. I managed to change the background color of notes with \setbeamercolor{note page} but I still have a white ...
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Manipulating tikzpicture and includegraphics

I am trying to draw a cauldron with 2 images going in for cooking! I thought of using tikz to draw the cauldron and ti include the images by adding them as nodes in the tikzpicture environment. ...
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Beamer: TOC for each section starting from the second

What the title says. In the slides below, I want to put a TOC in the default state at the beginning. But the \AtBeginSection setting will add another TOC just right after it, for the section 1. How ...
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Include live remote image in Beamer presentation

From this question, I see that it is possible to include remote images within a PDF, via the media9 package. Can direct inclusion of Javascript--as in this question--be used to update the image ...
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Beamer: control thickness of roman text in math environment (and vice versa)

Problem: I've written the following expression with beamer \begin{exe} \ex $\llbracket \phi\wedge\psi \rrbracket^{\mathcal{M},w,g} = \textsc{alt} \left\{ \alpha\in W ...
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beamer, lmodern and \scshape give “Font shape not available” warning

Using lmodern package and \scshape in beamer: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} \frame{\scshape Normal size text} \end{document} gives: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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How do I create a Beamer presentation based on a Google Doc template?

I have a Google doc presentation template (two slides - title page and sample page) and I need to create a matching presentation using Beamer. How do I do that? I have a vague notion that this would ...
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LaTeX Error: Command \example already defined

I use the refman classes refart and refrep to write papers for my user group conference proceedings. I also use the documentclass beamer to prepare my slides. Recently I began single-sourcing my ...
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beamer, pstricks (texlive 2014)

Since updating ubuntu to 14.10 (and 15.04 recently) i cannot succeed in compiling the following source: \documentclass[a4paper]{article}% \usepackage{beamerarticle} %\documentclass{beamer}% ...
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Is there anyway to reduce the font size less than scriptsize in subcaption? [duplicate]

I want to use four picture on one slide, using the subfigure command. I did it, but the font size of the subcption is really big, I'm using scriptsize compared with four subfig. Is the anyway to ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Keyboard character used is undefined

I'm new to Latex espacially Beamer, I am working on my Thesis presentation in French and these letters always give me a hard time since yesterday when I compile that error in the title occurs, I ...
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How to move a tikz picture inside a beamer frame

I am trying to place a tikzpicture in a beamer frame on top of an image. In principle this should be easy, however changing the at(x,y) cordinate doesn't seem to have any effect at all. My code is ...
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! Missing number, treated as zero error beamer

I'm working on my thesis' presentation with Beamer but I am facing the same problem which I did not know the reason everytime i compile this "! Missing number, treated as zero" everytime shows up in ...
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beamer/align: How to exchange a single symbol in an animation

I'm trying to replace an equals-sign in an align environment by a \ne in a LaTeX beamer animation. The following is a MnWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ...
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Beamer, itemize and \hfill

As you can see in the image below, the EndOfLines are not correctly right aligned: The alignment using \hfill is different for an \item followed by an itemize environment compared to an \item followed ...
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Use noitemsep and nolistsep, itemize options in beamer

I am trying to use the options noitemsep and nolistsep in beamer. My simple code is \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[noitemsep, nolistsep] \item Item ...
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Use onslide together with tcolorbox to show four pictures on the same slide

My problem is that, I've two columns slides that contain tcolorbox of each side which in turn include a figure. I tried using the \onslide command to show the four picures. This my code: ...
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Beamer with ragged2e and babel results in “command \selectfont has changed” warning

I am preparing a presentation in beamer and trying to get rid of warnings – but there is one that I cannot remove. In the MWE below there's empty beamer document with babel in Polish and ragged2e ...
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beamer background content top-right

How can I place a background image in beamer at a certain distance from the top and right page margin? So far I only managed to control the horizontal position: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Beamer, Singapore Theme Follow up – line above footline and hide footline for single frame

I have two follow up questions to an earlier post: Singapore Beamer Theme - add bottom bar with author info. How do I add a horizontal line just above the footline contents? If I add a footline ...
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Problems using Tikz in Beamer [duplicate]

I am writing a beamer code, and I am copying and pasting some stuff from a normal file (documentclass book). I want to use the code \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,oneside,openright]{book} ...
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Keeping beamer in English while supporting Chinese characters

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{ctex} \begin{document} \title{Test} \author{My name (我的名字)} \date{\today} \begin{frame} \titlepage \end{frame} \end{document} Here is the current output: ...
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Watermark using background package in beamer

Is it possible? Doesn't work for me with the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{background} \backgroundsetup{ placement=center, scale=1, ...
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How to stack the tizk tables in block?

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{adjustbox} % adjusting table (too wide) % Fancy tables \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{trees,positioning} % tree \usetikzlibrary{matrix} % Table ...
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Interactive Beamer presentation with Clicks and Arrows

I watched a nice presentation here about atrial fibrillation with interactive features. I would like to have similar features too. Code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{enumerate} ...
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How can I position an image in an arbitrary position in beamer?

I am making a presentation using beamer, and I want to be able to position a certain image the way I want in a frame. I am not sure how to do that. Is there some way you can specify coordinates in the ...
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Absolute positioning in beamer

It's easy to absolute position something using remember picture with TikZ, but it only works with pdfLaTeX. I can get something working by using negative vskip and hskips (trial and error), but that ...
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Beamer : Update the content in a (logical) page into several (physical) frames

Sometimes I saw some presentation like: 1st Frame : Let's start. 2nd Frame: Let's start. First, consider X. 3nd Frame: Let's start. First, consider X. It is great. I would like to know how this ...
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How to fix \min in beamer?

If I use \min in a regular document, it shows correctly: However, if I use the same command in a beamer presentation I get: Here's my header: \documentclass[mathserif]{beamer} ...
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Beamer footnotes references with same number

Is there any possibility that if in the same frame a reference is cited more than 1 time, give the same footnote number to it? In my MWE you see that there is two footnotes. But the bib entry is the ...
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How to reference a theorem displayed between pauses in beamer?

I'm writing a presentation using beamer which at some point, in a proof, uses only<X> to display some parts of the proof. Inside these macros I show some theorem which I'd like to reference ...
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How to set a very long title for a beamer presentation? [duplicate]

Im using this style for a beamer presentation, the problem is I would like to add a very long title but the title does not appear complete. So I tried this: \title[title]{blablablablalbabllablba ...
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Modify main slide dimensions-Beamer

I'mm making a Beamer Presentation and I would like to use as much space as possible for my slides, because I want the images that will be included to be as visible as possible. More specifically I ...
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Get number of each slide and total slides with respect to the whole presentation

I need to get the number of each slide and the total number of slides in order to calculate the progress of my presentation, but I can only do this for frames, as my MWE below shows. Basically I need ...
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Beamer - show all bullets in itemize environment but reveal the text for each bullet slide by slide

I would like to show in each of my slides all bullets from the first slide on so that the audiance can see how much information is to be expected on each slide, but the text for each bullet shall come ...
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Avoiding jumping frames in beamer

Sometimes I want an element on a frame to change in steps. I do this by \only<2>{ ... } \only<3>{ ... } etc. But this causes the frame to jump due to different sizes of the ...