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What is the safest way to update BibTex?

I have made my presentation in beamer and now I want to use \footcite to add citations. My current Biblatex version is 1.5 which I suppose is old. I saw following post How to upgrade ...
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Bold serif headings in beamer

I'm trying to get the same effect as \usefonttheme{structure bold}, but with a serif font. That is, (frame)titles in serif bold, other fonts serif regular. Unfortunately this does not seem to work: ...
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minipage alignment with tikzpicture

I want to have one minipage containing a tikzpicture and on its right another minipage with a block, and tried with: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows,chains} ...
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Media9 is not working when embedding video into beamer

I have a problem when I try to insert videos into a beamer presentation. I am currently using the package media9 to load the video and my .tex file looks like the following: \documentclass[utf8, ...
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Beamer overlayarea within align environment

In my beamer presentation there are three equations in an align environment. First, they should be rendered as specified. In step 2, part of the first equation should have a box around it. In step 3, ...
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Why \footcite not working in beamer?

I wanted to add citations in my beamer presenatation and saw following post. How to embed citations into footnotes? For test run I copied the answer posted there but I am not geting ciattaion as ...
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Creating a Beamer Poster

I am trying to create a Beamer poster. I'm using Texnic Center and normally packages install on the fly. When I tried to copy a paste a beamer template into Texnic Center, I got an emergency stop. ...
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Customizing the sidebar in beamer having aligned section numbers

I'd like to know how the vertical navigation in the beamer sidebar can be edited to have the section numbers aligned left like in a toc. The question is very similar to this one I think the MWE can ...
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How to add vertical lines at the extreme left and right of a poster using beamer

How can I add vertical lines at the extreme left and right of a poster (using beamer) so that it is wholly surrounded by a box ? For the moment, my poster looks like that ...
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Set border link color with hyperref in beamer

While the following works in the article class: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \hypersetup{colorlinks = false, urlbordercolor = {0 1 0}} \begin{document} ...
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Format citation range in beamer presentation

I would like my cited references to read [1-3] as opposed to [1,2,3], given \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Berkeley} } \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{textpos} % ...
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Item with subitems appearing at once in beamer

In my presentation I have itemized list and sub-lists I represent them as follows \begin{itemize}[<+->] \item {ONE} \begin{itemize} \item {B} \item{C} \end{itemize} \item ...
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Divide a frame into 3 sections in latex beamer

I need the frame of LaTeX beamer to be divided into three sections as shown. With contents of sections 2 and 3 changing with each item of section 1.How do I do that?
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Embedding Multimedia Videos on full frame in beamer without any background

I'm embedding multimedia videos in my beamer document using multimedia package with the following code. \movie[height = 0.6\textwidth, width = 0.8\textwidth, poster, showcontrols] {}{Video.mp4} It ...
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Pixel glitch poking my eyes (pstricks, beamer)

Using pstricks and beamer I get an eye-poking pixel glitch: the pspicture "wiggles" 1 pixel or so between frames. Not sure how minimized is my example, but here it is: Compiling with pdflatex ...
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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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Get appearance of slides class with sections and smaller title

I use OneNote as a digital white board to teach undergraduates. One of the great features is the ability to draw on top of pdfs, documents, slides, websites, anything. I have a series of notes in ...
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Automatically scale big and small graphics for beamer presentations

For the next few semesters I'll be making a lot of beamer presentations with a lot slides that are just a frame title and a figure. I am trying to make a command to make a lot faster to code and ...
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Add four images on a beamer frame with caption

Can someone tell me how to put captions in the figure solution provided by @Gonzalo at Add four images on a beamer frame
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Beamer \textcolor space in math mode problem [duplicate]

Why in the second case the spacing is correct and not in the first ? Maybe not fully correct in the second between + and u ? \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Beamer successive overlay actions in reverse order

I try to make this macro work in reverse order, I mean the display is made from the left in a stared version instead from the right, ex : ...=8 , ...=2*2*2=8 , 2^2=2*2*2=8 I can't imagine how to do ...
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Add four images on a beamer frame

What is the best way to add four images on a beamer frame? I am using \documentclass[slidestop,compress,11pt,xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} \definecolor{LHCblue}{RGB}{4, ...
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Can we break a slide in beamer

I am using beamer class to design my Quiz Programme. I used link for the questions in a round in a single slide. Link is properly working when i am using mouse and when I press arrow key it takes ...
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How to make this custom footer in beamer?

I would like to create a custom footer like this one in Beamer ? How can I do it and set it for all or some slides ? I want to use the stockholm beamer theme (link) but I did not like the footer ...
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How to change color of \underbrace{.}

I need to change the color of only underbrace in the following post. horizontal curly braces. MWE from above link is: \overbrace{your-formula}^\text{your comment} ...
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transparent table cells in latex beamer

I tried almost every way I'm aware of to get some cells in the following table transparent. (e.g. transparent package) I have to use a specific background-image in this talk. ...
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Avoid flickering text when expanding a point in a list

I would like to typeset a list in a beamer presentation, where each point in the list is expanded and then reduced again on subsequent slides. However, I want all the points below the currently ...
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Issues with custom beamer theme

Starting from Claudio Fiandrino's answer (Design a custom Beamer theme from scratch), I'm trying to create my own beamer theme for my thesis' presentation. I'm quite satisfied with it, but I would ...
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Creating beamer handout with multiple slides per page with video

I have a beamer presentation that I'd like to turn into a pdf document having multiple slides per page. In general I know how to do this, but one of my slides has this: ...
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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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How can I change the colour scheme of a beamer presentation between different slides?

This is my frist question, so please pardon me if I don't include enough detail! I'm new to LaTeX, and I'm currently working on a Beamer presentation about research I've been doing over the summer. ...
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Conditional compilation with tags to allow flexible output

For various beamer slides I'd like to be able specify more granular on what slides to include and what slides to omit in my compilation. I'd like to specify multiple tags for each slide and I'd like ...
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Indentation text at beamer

I am trying to indent just text in beamer, but I did not get it. I would like to indent the text at the all document. The problem is that the frame title has been indented and I do not want that. How ...
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beamer over miktex 2.9 is not working with math environment

I have this problem where I can't built slide documents with beamer every time I include a math environment as simple as $\mu = A$. The log file posts this message at the end: !pdfTeX error: ...
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turn off frame number in certain slides using the beamer package

I'm preparing a presentation and I would like to have transition slides without any noise, so I want to remove even the frame number (which I need for non-transition slides). I modified the footer of ...
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Create link of empty box

I make my first attempt on a beamer template. I created a simple graphic with my company logo and some fields as header (background for title). Now I would like to use the logo as home button. In ...
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Line spacing for all enumerate / itemize blocks (beamer)

I just wonder, how it is possible to increase the spacing between between each bullet-item (item line) using beamer? Is it possible to adjust the line spacing with defbeamertemplate or ...
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Package keyval Error: width undefined in Cygwin

When I compile Beamer slides using latex in Texlive on Cygwin, the following error appears: ERROR: Package keyval Error: width undefined. --- TeX said --- See the keyval package documentation for ...
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How to display the footnote in the bottom of the slide while using \columns?

I am using \columns in beamer to show two pictures. After I added \footnote{ExampleText} after captions, the ExampleTest just appear in each column. Now I want to show all of the ExampleText in the ...
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LaTeX (beamer) — Is there a way to suppress the caption label of “Figure X:” or “Table X:”?

I am making a beamer presentation of someone else's research paper (so I don't have the original tex code). I am using pdfs of tables in the presentation but wanted to cut out all of the original ...
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Appearance of tikz node on key press or mouse click

Considering the following TeX code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{figure} \begin{tikzpicture} \node (A) ...
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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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How would you create a horizontal toc?

I'm trying to create a horizontal table of contents, but have no clue how I should start. My end goal would be something like this: I have some experience with latex, but unfortunately I am ...
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Modify beamer title page

I want to create a beamer presentation. And I wish to modify the title page on the go. Like my first title page will show the title "Error Correcting Code". When I click next, it should go to a second ...
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How to pass a command as \uncover argument

I can't pass a command to the argument of an uncover command in the beamer class. Why? How do I fix this? Here's my code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{fp} ...
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Beamer, \column, pspicture: is this a bug, what am I doing wrong?

Here are my two examples, both don't render correctly: the position of the text relative to the pspicture is wrong in both versions. [Edit:] More precisely, the text and the picture are supposed to ...
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“ compile timeout ” error on beamer class

I am making a presentation using \documentclass{beamer}. Moreover, I am making it at overleaf.com My presentation has a lot of high resolution images, which are in .png format, because of which I am ...
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How to reduce the navigation space size in beamer?

I am preparing slides/presentations of my research work in LaTeX beamer Warsaw theme. As my thesis presentation contains too many sections (which I don't want to reduce it), the final pdf output is ...
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Beamer slides jump from using `\only`

I was trying to use \only to dynamically show the some bullets. The problem is that the slides, "First and second" in the following example, will "jump" when I turn to the next page. How can I avoid ...
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Why does columns cause emergency stop in Beamer?

I am working on a Beamer presentation with columns. When I run: \begin{frame}[fragile] \frametitle{Example} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{0.415\textwidth} \begin{figure} \centering ...