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TeXLive 2014 + Presentations doesn't compile

G'day everyone, I've just installed TeXLive 2014 (full install) and trying to run some test files using TeXStudio (Windows). All running smoothly so far (PDFLaTex), until I hit a problem with ...
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wide table fit into beamer

I have been struggling to include a very wide table into beamer. Does anyone know how to properly scale the following table in order to fit the frame and be readable at the same time? Thank you. ...
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beamer, \vfill and itemize

I would like to place, in some frames, a texte, on the bottom right of a beamer slide. I have made a command which place this text by \vfill\hfill. In a normal class (as article), it works perfectly. ...
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How is it possible to include appendix sections in TOC (beamer)?

I need to add section of appendix to main TOC: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Main} Main \end{frame} \section{First} ...
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How to add shortcut to slide of contents in beamer?

I need to have shortcut on every slide to the content slide, which is located in the end of the presentation. I was trying to do this: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{hyperref} \makeatletter ...
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setbeamerfont {alerted text} in article mode

I can't change the alerted text font in article mode without changing the beamerbasearticle.sty file. With the following MWE, the alerted text it still \itshape and not \bfseries. It's working in ...
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Shrink image on click in beamer

In my frame I have a list with three images. Each subsequent image should appear on the next click, below the previous image. This is working fine, but I would like the previous image(s) to shrink in ...
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How to define different colors for different theorem-like environments in beamer

After reading section 12.4 Theorem Environments from beameruserguide I understand that all theorem like environments (theorem, lemma, corollary, ...) except example use same beamertemplate which means ...
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List of frames, where the frames have overlay

Related question: Is there any way to produce List of frames with beamer? Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} ...
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Flashmovie in Beamer using JW-player

I am using this to play a flashmovie in beamer: \flashmovie[width=7cm,height=7cm,engine=flv-player,auto=1,loop=1,controlbar=0,image=Li.png]{Filament.flv} This is working however flv-player is not ...
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In this beamer, the equation exceed the size of the frame. How do I fix this?

In this beamer, the equation exceed the size of the frame. \documentclass{beamer} \hypersetup{pdfpagemode=FullScreen} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} %\usefonttheme{professionalfonts}% font de LaTeX ...
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Slide number limit when using a progress bar?

I have been using the code for a progress bar given by @GonzaloMedina in this post for a nice progress bar. This code is customizable and gives very nice progress bars I find. However, I realized that ...
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How to draw a cone with descriptions on it?

beamer I would like to draw a cone in particular, with two descriptions like this: I'm using beamer enviroment. I would like to know a code to allow do it. Curved lines can be replaced by arrow or ...
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How can I put MYINSTITUTE in the top bar of a beamer theme?

I have modified a theme (PaloAlto) in beamer in order to have my own theme, but I have not finished yet. I have two colored bars in top and left margins, an image in left upper corner and a ...
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Where can I find all the themes in \usefonttheme?

Can you give me a link to the documentation of \usefonttheme? Thank you very much.
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Spell check in TeXstudio with beamer

I found that spell check does not applied for frame title in beamer. It spell checks every thing else except those titles. For example: below the word "Literature" is written wrong, however, on ...
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Singapore Beamer Template: Add numbering in Bibliography

I'm using the Singapore beamer theme. Using "thebibliography" I noticed that there is no numbering for the bibitems. For printing purposes this is very annoying. Tried using \bibliographystyle but ...
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Beamer video getting rasterized

I have .avi, .mp4, .swf files of the same movie. When I play the movie with: \width=250pt \height=250pt the video will play smoothly on any of the formats. However if I change the size of the video ...
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Video resizing problem with media9

I have a .swf file called animate.swf which I generated from Mathematica. I am using this: \includemedia[activate=pageopen, width=250pt,height=250pt,scale=0.5]{}{animate.swf} But on using this the ...
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Using media 9 package with adobe acrobat

I am using the media9 package to embed a .mp4 video in my beamer presentation. I am using the following lines: \includemedia[ addresource=animate.mp4, activate=pageopen, width=250pt,height=250pt, ...
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Beamer uncover decoration bug

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \frame{ \usetikzlibrary{decorations.pathmorphing} \tikzstyle{kringel}=[decoration={random ...
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Self-scrolling formulas and text in Beamer?

For a presentation with Beamer, I would like to have a slide where a long list of formulas (maybe mixed with text) scrolls automatically within a certain part of the slide. This should look like e.g. ...
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\footcite only printing BibTeX key [duplicate]

I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXworks. When I compile the beamer document with footnote references it only returns the text that's in the braces for the \footnote command in the footnote and not an actual ...
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Beamer, booktabs, empheq, pgfplots incompatability [duplicate]

The following minimal example \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{empheq} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Test \end{frame} \end{document} gives the error ...
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Follow href on frame change

I want to give a Latex Beamer Presentation and it includes presenting some matlab code. I found out how to run a shell script with an href-link, but this includes clicking on something which is quite ...
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Change Beamer frame background between slides in same itemize

I would like to use the slide backgrounds to illustrate the individual items of an itemize environment. However, the background image has to be specified outside the frame for all I know, and only, ...
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Problems with making clickable linkt to web in beamer

I have (on windows with latest miktex) a beamer presentation where I want to make a clickable web link, twice. It works in one case, not in the other: This case works as expected: ...
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Successive overlays on image?

How could I make appear on a map of Europe successive dots or areas? Say, I want to show countries with slavic languages marking them one by one with a dot/area/rectangle; then, countries/areas with ...
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Same page number for slides using itemize

Is the Antibes theme the problem here? according to this post, the solution I put in my MWE (below) should do the trick but it doesn't. This answer doesn't work either. I got no error whatsoever, it ...
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beamer: How to get tikz spy overlay on top of the other content of a frame

The problem is as follows: On a slide, I have several figures. I would like to zoom into whole figures or parts of them susequently. I tried to do so using tikz spy library with the spy using ...
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problem with distribution of subfigures

I've been trying to arrange my figures in my beamer presentation as the attached example without success, could anyone please give me an example to do so? I like the way it is arranged and the margin ...
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Can I put other beamers and files in links of a beamer?

I want to make a presentation where I alternate between five beamers and a pdf file. Is it possible to have one master beamer with hyper links to the other four beamers and the pdf file?
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How to modify colbacktitle, coltext in a tcolorbox with AAUsidebar theme?

I'd like to produce a presentation with beamer. I use the AAUsidebar theme. I want to use my own boxes that I defined with \newtcolorbox. But, I can't not modify the background colour of the title ...
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Beamer : Page number without total number of pages

I'm using beamer (Darmstadt theme and seahorse color) and I would like to print the page number in the format of the lone current page number rather than 'current page number / total number of pages'; ...
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How to animate some part of texts?

I have two bullets in LaTeX as follow. Objective: Maximize f(x). Constraint: f(x)>0. I would like to do some animations as follow. First I would like to have: Objective: Constraint: When I ...
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miniframes problems with header

I am having issues with my minipages header -- the left most part that says "introduction" never changes. I would be happy even totally getting rid of, which I can't seem to do. ...
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Beamer animation including images

Good morning everybody, I've got an issue with the beamer animations including pictures. Here's the code I'm writing: \item<7-> $kT \ll m_{W^{\pm}}$ $\Longrightarrow$ $W$ bosons neglected and ...
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reference to equation from other lecture in class beamer

I'm using the class beamer to prepare lectures. I want to make a reference to a formula given in last week's lecture, but I get only question marks. Example input: \documentclass[handout]{beamer} ...
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Insertion of logo on whole of th right side in beamer presentation

I am new in the latex beamer presentation. I am try to insert a logo that span the whole right side as show below. Please help me with a code to have something like this
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Beamer multiinclude delay

I'm trying to do the following in beamer: \begin{itemize} \item<+-> a \item<+-> b \item<+-> c \item<+-> d \only<1-4>{\includegraphics{blah-1}}% ...
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Conditionally inherit color in beamer

I'd like to change the fg color of the item symbol in beamer. In normal text it should be, e.g. yellow but inside an exampleblock or alertblock it should inherit from the block title.fg. Here is a NWE ...
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How to obtain specific distance between image and caption in beamer?

I'm trying to set the the caption 1pt below the image in a figure in beamer. If I set \abovecaptionskip to 0pt there is still a gap between the image and the caption. This results from the ...
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Adding a header navigational bar to LaTeX beamer (also when \thispagestyle{empty})

I am trying to find a nice way to integrate a navigation bar/section overview with my presentation. I found the following code block, which adds a horizontal bar with the sections above the frame ...
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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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vertical alignment of two columns in a beamer frame

I'm trying present two concepts side by side in a frame. And I want each lineitem to be vertically aligned. Here is is an example where they are not aligned. \begin{frame}{An Example of using columns ...
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How to add a toc to the upper of each Beamer frame?

I use a Beamer template I found here for presentations and it's very nice to see, but I would like to have a table of contents in the upper of each frame as for some beamer templates such as Warsaw. ...
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Question about the Bibliography in Beamer [duplicate]

What is the command used to get the small red book symbol near the reference in the following image in a beamer document: Please Thank you
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Dimension too large in pgfgantt

I am trying to create a gantt chart using pgfgantt. Below is the 'sample' code I'm using \begin{ganttchart}[ hgrid, vgrid, x unit=18mm, time slot format=little-endian ]{9.6.2014}{1.2.2015} ...
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Text with overlay is vertically displaced in beamer

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Displacement of text} \only<1-2>{This text will be displaced.} \only<2>{Did you see it?} ...
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Changing Background Color for Beamer Slides

I have the following beamer code I am using. I would like to change the background to a light cream color (we can use yellow for example purposes). I have looked on the net and here for a solution and ...