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Compiler error when tikz nodes should be visible on non censecutive slides using temporal

Using temporal it is possible to get a transitioning effect on one slide. The following example creates an error on one of the lines. Essentially: This does work: node at (ONE) [select ...
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How can I loop back to a slide after showing conditional slides in Beamer?

I am working on a presentation that has conditional slides, using the formatting suggested here: Conditionally hidden slides in beamer I would like to be able to continue with my presentation after ...
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Beamer Title Inside Node — Line Break

I am creating my own beamer theme, and the way I have conceived the title page needs the title to be inside a tikzpicture node, in this form: \node [anchor=center] (title) at ($(box)+(0,.25)$) {% ...
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whitespaces in alltt environment get merged

\begin{frame}{Beispiel Mergesort} \begin{alltt} mergesort :: (Ord a, Trans a) => [a] -> [a] mergesort [] = [] mergesort [x] = [x] ...
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Customizing the navigation bar

I was wondering how I can customize the sidebar such that it only shows the current section and subsections that I am currently presenting and how can I remove the navigation bar from the title slide. ...
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Using pause without increasing page number

Beamer displays page number of the form: page number/ total page at the end of the slide. This page number increases every time I use the pause command. Is there a way to make all the pages creating ...
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Customization of the Copenhagen theme

I am preparing slides for my zeroth review (Project) using LaTeX. Now, I am very much appealed by this theme: . The theme's link is given here: link. But, It is not available. I got the base theme ...
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Shadow title-like box in beamer

I'd like to have the same box as the title one. I try an imitation, but is there a direct way with beamer stuff ? \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \RequirePackage{fontspec} ...
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Beamer — Replace one word with another

I would like to replace one word with another in a paragraph in my Beamer presentation. Example: First Slide Roses are red Second Slide Flowers are red i.e. when I click, Roses should be replaced ...
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Open Sans and LaTeX Beamer

I'm working on a presentation in LaTeX Beamer and would like to use Open Sans Condensed for titles, Open Sans Normal for regular text on the slides and TikZ for graphics. Is there any way to do so? ...
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Ubuntu: beamer not working

I used to be a regular latex user but haven't touched it in the last two years due to being out of academia. So sorry for what might be a stupid question. I want to create a beamer presentation. Here ...
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Inserting a frame every n frames

I am using beamer for a presentation (of sorts) and want to add a frame every n frames (let's keep things general). As an additional challenge, I want these extra slides to not be counted in the ...
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Weird Behavior of Math mode in beamer

I wanted to use align* environment but it's somehow not working. It's working with regular $$ but the problem is then i have to customize formatting with \hspace and \vspace which defeats the purpose ...
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Enumerate Table of Contents in Beamer

I have the following slide. a) I want it to have subsections numbered 10.1 and 10.2 etc. I had increased the secnumdepth(3) doesnt help. b) sub sections are indented weirdly(horizontally side by ...
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Show a shorter title in the bottom part of the presentation

How can I show a shorter title so it doesn't get cut, this is an example of my problem. In the bottom part the title is cut before finishing so i want to show something shorter just [Lorem Ipsum and ...
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Efficiently Organize TikZ Nodes in Beamer Presentation

The following minimal example comiles: \documentclass[c]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz,times} \tikzset{ invisible/.style={opacity=0}, visible on/.style={alt=#1{}{invisible}}, alt/.code ...
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easy list with beamer?

Can we use in beamer? Is there any efficient way to itemize and sub itemize in beamer?? The following code not working \documentclass[mathserif,serif]{beamer} \usepackage[at]{easylist} ...
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TikZ - Is it possible to draw this block diagram?

I have problems with a presentation with beamer. I can open the original slide (pdf) with LibreOffice and I can retrieve the diagram's structure. Can I start from this and put it (not the image but ...
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Non-uniform scale of page size

I have a beamer talk to be presented. The screen is 16:9, but the system is set up in such a way that 4:3 information is sent to the projector and then non-uniformly scaled to 16:9, causing, of ...
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Presentations that don't take up too much time to create

I am teaching a course in the upcoming semester and am trying to settle on a way to prepare presentations as rapidly as possible. I have used LaTeX beamer for years, and have even contributed some ...
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Recalling a specific overlay of a tikzpicture in beamer

I am making a presentation and I want to recall some pictures in my conclusion. The pictures are done using tikzpicture and are in separate files, with some overlay specifications. However, I want to ...
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Theorem Numbering in beamer

I have separate tex files for my different lecture slides. I am trying to number my theorems by the lecture number. I am using the following: \setbeamertemplate{theorems}[numbered] But it starts ...
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Itemize bullet colors [duplicate]

Still haven't got the answer! So posting again! Please all you tex-experts! I bet this should allow some coding... \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{setspace} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} ...
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Speed problems beamer presentation (post-compilation) [closed]

I am running kubuntu 14.04 and pdfTeX 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.14 (TeX Live 2013/Debian). When including images (jpg,eps,png) into a beamer presentation via \includegraphics[]{}, I encountered delays of ...
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Make items disappear in beamer presentations

I want to show three items to evaluate the features of each one and then select one of them, so I need to show all of them first and then I need that two of them disappear, or at list become ...
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pstricks-add incompatible with beamer? [duplicate]

Beamer seems to clash with pstricks-add: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pstricks} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \begin{document} Lorem Ipsum \end{document} Gives the following error: ! No room ...
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Customizing title page in beamer

I put the following tikzpicture, borrowed from http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/86310/10898, in my beamer title page. Nevertheless, I would like to try two things. On one hand, put the tikzfigure in an ...
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Beamer enumeration, continue counting but keep item at fixed position

I want an enumeration list. The list should however be fixed at its position. Furthermore at all time only 1 item should shown. So what I want is sort of this \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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\ifnum command with multiple conditions (lower and upper bound)

First time posting here, very much a novice. I'm creating some background templates in beamer and I can't figure out why this \ifnum command isn't working properly. This is the code: ...
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How to position beamer button exactly?

I would like to know how to position a beamer button at the same position on each single slide independently from the slide content. Refering to hyperlink button in an exact position I assumed that I ...
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How to fix this? Cannot show the symbol. Plus, I cannot run the \begin{cases}

The LateX does not show equation like I want; F(x)= exp[-exp(\frac{x - \mu}{\sigma})]. It appears like the image below. Besides, my \begin{cases} .... \end{cases} cannot run. This is my code:- ...
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beamer + exsheets package

Is it possible to use exsheets package with beamer class? I try to do so, but this piece of code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{exsheets} \begin{document} \begin{frame} test \end{frame} ...
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How to hide references from navigation bar in beamer class?

I am doing a presentation using the beamer class with the Warsaw theme. Further, I have to disclose my bibliography at the end of the presentation. Unfortunately, as soon as I type in \bibliography{} ...
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How to change colortheme?

I am using theme Warsaw but I do not like the colortheme crane, how can I change the colortheme to LightCyan as in the first answer of this question? How do I color table columns and rows? ...
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Beamer: problems with \only, \pause, and fixed spacing

I have a slide with three blocks, say 1, 2, 3a, and 3b, where 3a and 3b have exactly the same height (they are the same equation with some change of variable). I want to use \pause and \only to obtain ...
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What are the names of the characters used in beamer's itemize themes?

I know that I can modify an itemize environment via \setbeamertemplate and either circle square, triangle, ball. What's the best way to mix different symbols within the same level of hierarchy? ...
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Beamer: How to format both frametitle and framesubtitle

I wish to customize the appearance of both my frametitle and framesubtitle. However when I try to do so, only the frametitle is rendered. This is a sample code: \documentclass[20pt, ...
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Missing lines in table in beamer

I am trying to create a simple table in beamer. My code is \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} \usepackage[iso-8859-7]{inputenc} \usepackage{kerkis} \usetheme{Air} ...
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Beamer content (text) offset/shifts to top when large image is used

I have a small problem. When I insert a large image inside a frame, which in my opinion still fits, the content moves to the top. While I have set that all content must be aligned to the top, but due ...
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Beamer: change default color of item's indicator in itemize

I'm using beamer with \usecolortheme{dolphin} and all the items' indicators in itemize (e.g., bullets, numbers, etc.) are blue (which is the main color of the dolphin theme). What's the command to ...
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manipulate slides in Latex Beamer

I created a beamer slide, What I want to do in the next slide is: Blur the previous slide and have it as background of the new slide Creating a box and write a few lines in it. note that the in ...
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How can I make a LaTeX poster with all affiliations on the same line, using Beamer?

I'm using the beamer class and all the examples I can find have the author affiliations on different lines. My research project requires us to have them all on 1 line, with superscripts indicating the ...
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How can I compile a beamer presentation with pauses in same page?

I want to compile my presentation, but as I have the pauses codes, \begin{itemize} \item <1- | alert@1> \item <2- | alert@2> \end{itemize} I wanted to do it in the same page. I was looking for ...
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where does the black box in beamer come from?

I am using beamer, usetheme Warsaw, whenever I have definition and theorem, there are black boxes. Why is that? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{default} ...
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lyx inserting endframe in the wrong place

I create a slide using the beamer template in LyX using the following steps: Set environment to Frame Edit the Frame title to "Test" Press the right arrow and enter, change environment to itemize ...
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Why does using the subfigure command break my Beamer presentation, and what should I replace it with?

I'm trying to update a Beamer presentation created waaaaay back in 2008 by LyX. It uses the subfig package to create a series of slides that appear to update a single image on the same page. ...
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Make beamer `<+->` overlays start hidden

I usually have slides with constructs like the following: \begin{frame}{A frame title} What am I trying to do here? \begin{enumerate}[<+->] \item Show some stuff \item Show more stuff ...
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Increase vertical space between inference rules

I am using the semantic package with beamer to make some inference rules for a language. There are about 10 relatively small-sized rules and I want them to be all in one slide. However, the rules are ...
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Movie won't run in beamer

i'am trying to include a video into my beamer-präsentation. The picture and the buttons are displayed, but the video won't run. Im using iOS, just in case there is a special problem with my platform. ...
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Shifts with beamer

I'm trying to use beamer. I use Linux mint with TeX Live 2013. It seems there are some shiftings in the slides. The plain example : \documentclass{beamer} \title{Un titre} \author{Moi} ...