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Beamer template setbeamerfont bfseries

I have a problem regarding the \setbeamerfont command related to alerted text. The usage is: \setbeamerfont{alerted text}{series=\bfseries} However, bfseries does not work in math mode - what can I ...
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TexStudio cannot compile presentation

I am trying to use TexStudio to prepare a presentation with beamer package but it does not compile. Here are my code \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Hello, world! \end{frame} ...
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Blocks in CambridgeUS beamer

Can I get coloured highlight all around the block? (currently its just highlighted/shadowed only around the bottom edge and the right edge) \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { ...
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Change frame subtitle after a framebreak

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{frametitle continuation}[from second][ \insertcontinuationcountroman] \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} ...
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Uncover listings code blocks

I am trying to highlight code lines in the listings package for a presentation. The following working example shows how I have been able to hack my way to a solution, however I am now at the point ...
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Break \printbibliography to multiple frames without [allowframebreaks]

I am using mtheme for my Beamer presentation with XeLaTeX and Biber and I have a quite crowded bibliography. But when I try to add [allowframebreaks] I receive a "TeX capacity exceeded" error. I found ...
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Footline formatting - spacing and color of the shortitle

I am having trouble with the footline - I couldn't find the answer. How can I make the space between my name and affiliation (bottom left)? How do I change the color of "Introduction and ...
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Change reference frame titles in Beamer

The file prop.tex contains the following: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[style=apa,backend=biber,language=american]{biblatex} \DeclareLanguageMapping{american}{american-apa} ...
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How does one manually place \thanks text?

I'm using beamerposter with the confpresentation style to create a poster. I want to include the author email addresses in the header along with the department, and I want to do it \thanks-style. ...
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Beamer headline with frametitle

Let's consider this MWE \documentclass{beamer} \makeatletter \setbeamertemplate{frametitle}{} \setbeamertemplate{headline} { \leavevmode ...
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Beamer style file: footline drops out of slide if used only from slide 2 on

I'm in the process of creating a style file for a Beamer presentation. Most things are straight forward but I have some issues with the footline. In particular, I don't want a footline on the title ...
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How to insert three images in one slide?

I am having a problem with inserting three images to one slide There is one similar question How to put 3 figures in one slide in beamer? However, this one is when one wants to put text there. ...
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How to place captions to each figure in beamer

I am facing a problem with inserting figures and their caption , my code is as follows \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \centering \caption {example1} ...
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A block in beamer

I am unable to understand why this is not compiling, \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{} \begin{block} $$\phi (S) \geq \lambda (1 - \sqrt {C \delta})$$ \end{block} ...
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How to insert an image in the footline of a beamer presentation

I'm using the Madrid theme but I would like tu use images instead of colored backgrounds for the frametitle and the footline. This is what I have so far I want to do the same thing I did for the ...
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TikZ Animation in beamer class and mathematical formula

I'm using TikZ in documentclass beamer, so far, so good. But now I try to make an animation on one slide during the presentation. Until now, the animation works well (pdflatex and Acrobat Reader as ...
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Beamer: Prevent/disable appearing individual subsection titles before actual content

Recently I started to question my decision to enable the appearance of individual subsection titles before actual content. I still want to show the outline of the upcoming section once before the ...
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Beamer - berkley - sidebar - overflows

My Beamer sidebar overflows as in this picture Is the only solution to give optional short titles, or is there another way? Thanks Minimal Working Example \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to create custom bullets for table of contents using tikz in beamer

I am currently replicating a PowerPoint theme I am required to use using tikz and beamer. The only thing missing at this point is the custom bullet points that are used in the theme (see below). I ...
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RTL Beamer: getting lists to right-align

This code produces a list of items aligned to the left margin. In a proper RTL text they should be right-aligned. \raggedright doesn't have the expected effect. From other posts I suspect that ...
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Diagram reuse across Beamer slides

In my dissertation defense presentation (Beamer/TikZ), I have a particular slide with a model, built as tikzpicture, wrapped in a scalebox block for zoom control. It works fine. However, I would like ...
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Is it possible to see my script while presenting in Beamer?

I love slides created with Beamer, and I am using it. Yet, I also quite like that PowerPoint is able to show my script on my screen and show the slides on the projector while I am presenting. Is it ...
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Gottingen beamer theme without shading

I want Gottingen theme to be without shading on the sidebar. ( with shading: http://mcclinews.free.fr/latex/beamergalerie/maxi/goettingen1.png ) \usetheme{Goettingen} \usecolortheme{sidebartab} ...
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Error using beamer package

I'm trying to make a presentation with the beamer package, and my code was working fine yesterday. However today I'm getting a strange error. Below is my LaTeX code, which was working with TeXstudio, ...
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how to fix the positions of random points in latex?

I'm using the presentation mode in beamer. There's a frame about random stars distributed in a rectangle. I made a pause effect on that slide. However, the next frame would give me a different ...
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Drawing concept maps in Beamer

I'm searching for an easy way to draw simple concept maps in a beamer slide. I've been working on it for two days, but with no success. A few suggestions to help me ? \documentclass[17pt]{beamer} ...
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Beamer-style icons in the bibliography when using natbib

I recently discovered the natbib package which is very useful for citing references in a beamer presentation or poster. I only have one problem with this. Without using natbib (and with for example ...
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Change Supervisor and Candidate in Beamer(TorinoTh)

I try to change Supervisor and Candidate in this code \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme[titlepagelogo=logopolito]{TorinoTh} \author{name-of-the-author} \rel{name-of-the-supervisor} ...
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Adding a new field to the title page in beamer

I just read a question about adding a new field to a title page in beamer (Is there a way to add a field to the title page in beamer?). I have exactly the same question, and the proposed answer is ...
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Node syntax in matrix not working - possibly due to new version of Beamer/pgf

I am recycling some material from an old beamer presentation, and I find that code which used to compile just fine, no longer seems to work. I have replicated the problem in the code below, which ...
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Beamer theme with frame (slide) explorer not sections / sub-sections at the left or right bar

In a lot of beamer themes you see sections, subsections etc at left side. I want them to be replaced with frame numbers (slide numbers with titles). So basically I should be able to click on any slide ...
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Mac shortcut in Lyx Beamer to have text associated with new frame

What is the Mac shortcut for Alt-Shift-Right in Lyx using Beamer. I have a new environment (new frame) and I am typing text underneath it that does not appear on the slide. In Windows, Alt-Shift-Right ...
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How to adjust the positioning of a custom background in beamer?

I am using beamer's logo command to use a custom background for my presentation (MWE below). While it seems to work almost perfectly, there is a little bit of whitespace to the right of the image used ...
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footfullcite not working when package setspace is present

for my beamer presentation, I am using footfullcite. This is working fine, unless I also use setspace. Attached is a minimal working example. \documentclass{beamer} \title{mini} \usepackage[ ...
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What is the easiest way to mimic an existing PowerPoint template using Beamer?

For my thesis defense I am required to adhere to my university's official PowerPoint template. Because I have a lot of equations and PowerPoint is a pain, I would like to do my presentation using ...
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How to number the pdf-pages with direct accordance with the fully uncovered slides?

I was used to do presentations with Power Point and liked the fact that you can just switch to any slide you want by entering the slide number and pressing Enter (in presentation mode). If you now ...
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How to have full bibliography items on a page using beamer?

I would like to have full bib entries in my beamer slides so tried to follow How can I prevent page break between lines of a paragraph or bibliography entry? It suggests putting ...
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Indenting \end{frame} in fragile slides

Suddenly I am no longer able to indent \end{frame} for slides with the fragile option, e.g. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile] test \end{frame} ...
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Having trouble with Tikz and Beamer

So I am trying to insert a functioning tikz image into a beamer project and it keeps giving me an error. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Malmoe: section in footer

I currently have this in my preamble: \documentclass{beamer} % add page numbers for malmoe \newcommand*\oldmacro{}% \let\oldmacro\insertshorttitle% \renewcommand*\insertshorttitle{% ...
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Beamer - change order of first page elements

I would like to use the Warsaw theme for a beamer presentation. With this theme you have the first page elements (the ones I need) in the following order: \title \author \insititute \titlegraphic ...
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Tikzpicture in Beamer poster

I'm trying to creative a commutative diagram in a beamer poster, but I cannot figure out why it's formatting incorrectly. The output builds as : When I'm trying to output it as: Any reason as ...
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how can i fit long equation in pretty table in beamer Warsaw

i would like to pretty table in my presentation in beamer by using Beautiful table samples but my equation can't fit the table in one line ...
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(Beamer) Highlight node/edge labels using onslide/only

So in my Beamer slides, I'm using this to highlight various parts of a tikz figure on different slides. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning,automata} ...
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Footfullcitetext and beamer: incremental numbering

It has been shown in this answer How to display the footnote in the bottom of the slide while using \columns? how not to break the column environment of beamer when placing a footnote via ...
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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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Recoloring math in an equation in Beamer

I have a presentation with the color for math changed to blue: \setbeamercolor{math text}{fg=black!15!blue} Everything looks nice, until I want to recolor part of an equation: \begin{align*} x\ ...
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Beamer: transparency of a picture on section frame depending of section number

I'm a new Beamer user. The following code is there just to explain what I intent to do: Put on the "sectionpage" frames a picture with transparency, the transparency level being function of the ...
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Beamer - Wide Example Box

I am using this code to get an untitled example block. \begin{exampleblock}{} \end{exampleblock} As we know, this box has a width equal to the text width. How can I modify the code to get a box ...
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Modifying the headline shape in Beamer Warsaw in class beamer Warsaw

I would like to use beamer: Create own headline theme to custom my headline theme but unfortunately my presentation started with table of content instead of titlepage and with zero i would like my ...