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Beamer: Inconsistent formatting of enumerate subitems?

I'm trying to change the formatting of enumerate items and subitems. Unfortunately I'm not getting consistent behavior when nesting an enumerate list within an itemize list -- all other combinations ...
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Items in columns are not top aligned the same

If I'm using itemize inside a beamer column, the items are not the same way top-aligned as the items without a column. I want the symbols of both items in the images to be at the very same place. ...
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Beamer : “bclogo” box with title only?

Although I'm afraid what I'm looking for is not (yet !) possible, I'll ask it : is there a way, with the "bclogo" package within a Beamer document to create a box showing a logo + the box title but no ...
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Feynman Diagram error in Beamer TeX document

I have a paper where my Feynman diagram is working, but when I transfer it to the Beamer .tex file, it gives me the following error: **LaTeX Error: Can not include graphics of type: mps. See the ...
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speckled colors in latex

I saw last week a presentation that was made with keynote and which was showing cells filled with speckled colours. Is there a way to get speckled colours in latex/beamer ? Until now I was only able ...
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How do I set font size of beamer items?

I am putting together a beamer theme for internal use (which has, I am afraid) to look rather like Powerpoint. One thing I can't work out how to do is to set the font size of the text that appears ...
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How to modify nodes style and not change the position

I have a diagram where I want to overlay a layer of thick red on top of the original black color. The problem is that as I add the very thick option the nodes get increasingly more displaced. ...
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beamer with numbered theorems not working with cleveref

A want to use cleveref in a beamer presentation. The document defines multiple theorem environments sharing the same counter as follows: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{cleveref} ...
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Setting a custom RGB background color in beamer

I believe I've correctly followed the manual in defining a custom background color in the example below. But as the example shows, the background color is black rather than an extremely pale ...
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Customize TikZ Smart Diagram in Latex

I want a chart that expresses the flow of an algorithm, in beamer theme. Something like this: Requirements --> Design --> Validation --> Verification --> Testing THe diagrams are ...
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! Missing $ inserted when try to using superscript in matrix in beamer

I got the ! Missing $ inserted mistake message when I try to use superscript inside a matrix environment in beamer. The following is my code \begin{frame} \begin{pmatrix} ...
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Adding a tikz picture to every slide in a beamer presenation

I have a tikz drawing I would like to add to every slide in my beamer presentation. Presenly I have to add it manually to every slide - a bit tedious! Is there a way of using a \newcommand to do this ...
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Changing the properties of an edge on a later slide [duplicate]

I am using beamer and TikZ and would like to change the color and thickness of an edge in the second slide of the same frame. Here is what I tried: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Modifying colors of beamer theme Madrid: Title, footer author box and Dates and Slides

I writing a latex presentation using madrid and beaver theme. I want to change the color of the Title of the Presentation, Background box of the institute, font color of footer title, page number and ...
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LaTeX beamer: pagenumbering appendix

I have two templates I want to fit together. The first part (Make desired footline) is to add the footline to the Berkeley-Theme while still be able to use the logo. This works like charm so far. My ...
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How do I position my image such that it's in the centre of the slide?

What I'm trying to do over here is that I want to position my plot as shown in the second image below in the centre, covering the text behind it. However, after passing different position parameters ...
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color for beamer

Could you help me to change the color for beamer. I'll defend my PhD thesis next friday and we have to follow some orientation for presentation's format in our university. So, I'm using ...
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How I can align 2 arrays?

I want to get rid of indentation on the first image to make it as a second. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} \usepackage{tikzpagenodes} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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beamer font size changes on its own [closed]

Never mind: mystery solved: \frame[plain] is the culprit. This is only a minor annoyance, since there is a trivial workaround (edit: this no longer helps), but I wish I understood why it happens. ...
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tikzpicture add curved arrow in INTERVAL

I am currently working on a slide in which I need to add a curved arrow in the interval as below Pardon my poor drawing skill in MS paint... This is my current attempt \draw[->, thick] ...
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Problem with Icelandic characters in Beamer

I am doing a Beamer presentation based on an article, so I do a lot of copy and paste from one document to another. Basically everything is working fine, but for some reason, the Icelandic special ...
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PDF viewer for flip book animation

I have 100 PDF slides (created with Beamer) which when flipped through yield a small animation. I'm now looking for a PDF viewer which displays such an animation nicely. A bad example (in this ...
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Forget Content Before Pause in Beamer

I am using beamer and I am drawing some figures on an image, which should appear sequentially on the image. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Error: Package keyval Error: standout undefined (Beamer)

I am using Metropolis theme Minimal example: tex file \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{metropolis} % Use metropolis theme \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Why No Caption “Table” in this OS X?

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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Name of Author does not appear in Beamer footline

I am making my first beamer-presentation, and for some reason, the author name will not appear in the footline. The title name and the name of the institution do appear, but not the author. Here the ...
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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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Improving a poorly formatted slide in beamer

I intend to highlight the differences between these two columns in the slide. It has ended up to be highly cluttered and although I use many \pause commands. The source code is included here : ...
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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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beamer reference manual

The beamer user manual is undoubtedly a work of love, but sometimes I'd like to have at hand some more to the point reference material. Could you please point me to a short manual, possibly with the ...
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How To Display Images in a Diagram Frame by Frame in Beamer

I wrote the following tikz code \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usetikzlibrary{calc, shapes, snakes, decorations.markings, patterns, , arrows.meta} \usetikzlibrary{backgrounds} % ...
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How to Get Vertical Timeline work in Beamer?

I am trying to reproduce the answer here about How can you create a vertical timeline? in Beamer (not OS X specific only). I installed TeX By MacTeX. I have these packages in OSX xcolor, colortbl ...
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Beamer breaks bibtopic: Error: Found unknown `thebibliography' environment

I'm trying to include two separate bibliographies in beamer presentation. I don't cite anything in the presentation, I just want to display (separately) the entire lists included in files: bib1.bib ...
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How do I add a separate bibtex bibliography in beamer to each lecture?

I am making lecture notes for a course, and I would like to use includeonlylecture to make a separate slide set for each week. I use bibtex for citations, and it would best for me if every set of ...
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How read movie with LaTex?

I make a presentation with LaTex using beamer. I have succeeded in add movie in Sharelatex and my code is as follows : \documentclass[]{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Parallel compiling of *slides* with beamer?

I understand that LaTeX cannot parallel process a whole document because of the layout algorithm which is intrinsiquely linear. However, in my understanding, the overlay specifications of successive ...
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Beamer presentation notes with allocated time

EDIT: See improved code in bottom of this post I've succeeded in getting a beamer pdf presented on dual screen (projector and laptop) with \setbeameroption{show notes on second screen=right} and ...
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problems related to beamer+\footcite

I have three small problems related to beamer+\footcite. I have taken a look on the forum but I have not seen any similar topic. 1) The first one is that I have included a reference inside an ...
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using tikzmark subnode with overlays beamer

I am trying to create a slide with overlays in beamer using tikzmark. I currently have \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows, shapes, calc, ...
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How do I share a beamer theme?

While working on my thesis, I customized a beamer theme with the corporate design of my university. Now I would like to share it with other students so they don't need to bother with recreating a nice ...
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Depth of Sidebar Table of Contents in LaTeX beamer

I'm working with the Goettingen LaTeX beamer theme, which has a sidebar with table of contents. The toc shows sections and subsection, but I would like to only show the sections in this table of ...
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Using an OTF font with beamer and lualatex

I have recently acquired one of those very complete OTF font families (Latin / Greek / Cyrillic, with small caps and many ligatures). I managed to get it work with LuaLaTeX thanks to fontspec, but ...
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How to draw this picture with tikz?

I have a figure that I would like to draw in beamer and tikz. Here is the figure: I start by doing something, but I am not progressing well. Any help? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Why does the rectangle disappear when loading \usetikzlibrary{automata,positioning}?

I have the following LaTeX code: \documentclass[serif]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Warsaw} } \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \usepackage[sc]{mathpazo} \linespread{1.05} % ...
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How to add a logo inside a block's title

I'm trying to include a logo inside a block's title (the document is a presentation using the Berkeley theme): \begin{block} { \includegraphics[width=16pt,height=16pt]{blender.png} Blender } ...
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Beamer customizing \citeauthor

I am using Beamer for preparing presentation in Turkish. Frequently, I need the command \citeauthor. I have replaced "and" between the authors into Turkish ("ve") and "et al." too. However, I want to ...
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Need help in beamer mind maps

Can anyone help me fit my mind map in beamer? EDIT: I have these codes for the figure, but how I would like to fit the figure in beamer. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Check if page with a given number is a section page

I want to test if a given page is a section page in beamer. The idea is to draw a progress bar, and 'mark' the positions of the next section. However, for that I need to know if a given page is a ...
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How to reorder pages in a beamer handout?

I would like to export the 8 slides of a Beamer presentation in 2 pages (4 slides per pages) in such a way that, when those pages are printed recto-verso, folded and cut, I get a "Scientific Comic ...
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Absolute positioning of a forest tree (with overlay-specifications) in beamer

I'm trying to position a forest tree at the center of a beamer frame with the following code. In particular, the tree contains a beamer-overlay specification. This makes \sbox or similar ...