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Making itemize completely disappear

I am doing a presentation with Beamer and I have this code \begin{frame} \frametitle<1-3>{First title} \frametitle<4->{Second title} \onslide<1-> \[ formula \] \onslide<2-3> ...
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Changing the font family of a string type column using pgfplotstable

Suppose I'm using Beamer, pgfplotstable and the professionalfonts font theme. I'd like to use the computer modern font also in a string type column. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \...
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spacing between paragraphs in beamer

Is there any way to increase spacing between paragraphs in beamer without doing it manually in each paragraph? I don't want to write \medskip, or other command manually all time (ok, if there's no ...
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Do presentations need margins? [closed]

When showing a presentation, slides are typically shown by projecting the contents onto a white projection screen. Seeing that the aim of margins is to have white around a block of text, margins are ...
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Theme with a different footline for the titlepage

An easy way to get a different footline for a given frame is to declare the template locally. For example, to have a footline with the text my special footline, one can write: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Lualatex beamer breqn: Text appears four timestimestimestimes, why and how to mitigate? [duplicate]

In the following example, why does the word Spam appear four timestimestimestimes? $ cat mwe.tex \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{breqn} \newcommand{\spam}{\textrm{Spam}} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Left column starts after right column [duplicate]

I wanted a frame with an example composed by a description and an image but the result is not what I want and I don't know where the problem is... \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks] \frametitle{...
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Different problems with beamer

I am using beamer for a presentation and I encountered different problems: In the title page, the background image I added does not cover the whole frame: the header is still white. The title/...
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Hide section* from sidebar

I'm creating a beamer presentation but I have an unsolved problem: I wanted Introduction and Conclusion sections before and after the core of my presentation. I wanted them unnumbered (\section*} but ...
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Using `\State` inside `beamercolorbox` causes error Missing \endcsname inserted

I have a frame in my beamer presentation. Inside a frame I have an algorithmic in a minipage. Inside that algorithmic I have the following to highlight an ares in the algorithm. \documentclass[11pt]{...
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Beamer Singapore theme - section title offset problem

I am using \usetheme[compress]{Singapore} to create a presentation. However, I used \setbeamertemplate{mini frames}{} to remove the navigation dots. One of my section contains a lot of subsections ...
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Macro- allowframebreaks as default returns error when loaded with fragile

This is a follow-up question to this answer. I noticed that the macro proposed returns error if the frame is loaded with the parameter fragile \begin{frame}[fragile]. Note that when issuing manually ...
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Why doesn't frame option allowframebreaks work when using the label option?

When compiling with the parameter label as in the MWE, allowframebreaks doesn't work. Why not? Is there any difference between setting a frame title as a frame argument and by using \frametitle? \...
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Abbreviate author's name biblatex

In academic presentations, it can be customary to not write one's full name in citing one of one's own papers. E.g., in a beamer presentation given by John Smith, a citation of a paper written by ...
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Untitled Block transparency (Beamer)

I'm doing a beamer presentation and for this I'm using a background image on each slide. To have a readable text I put it on a untitled block with background transparency (cf image). My problem is ...
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How to fit an image next to presentation title?

How to make the most out of an image, without resizing the title of the presentation? Here is what I have so far, where I have the image below the title (etc.) and I resized it to 0.2: \...
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Biblatex in Beamer doesn't work unless backened=bibtex8 is provided [duplicate]

I have ref.bib and want to cite some papers at the end of the slides. So far I know I should use \footfullcite{key} with \usepackage{biblatex} and the references would be shown at the end of the slide....
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Drawing arrows for elements of a vector

I want to draw straight down arrows from different elements of a vector. I modified the code for Arrows pointing to equation. Can someone let me know why the rightmost arrow is not placed at the ...
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Figure number doesn't show up in Beamer even with \setbeamertemplate{caption}[numbered] is there [closed]

I am trying to number Figures in my beamer presentation. However, adding \setbeamertemplate{caption}[numbered] doesn't change things and Figures still unnumbered. Here is MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to adjust 'fill' option in this problem

I have a question related to How to make beamer overlays with Tikz node. What Do I need to do so that the rectangles get filled with a color when they get highlighted. I am looking for a piece of ...
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Need help in understanding answer to “how-to-make-beamer-overlays-with-tikz-node”? [closed]

Can someone explain this code. How to make beamer overlays with Tikz node. In particular I need to know Why do we get three copies of a given slide. If I need to make more than two copies, what ...
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illegal units of measure with textblock

I am 100 % sure this code worked within my presentation I held 2 years ago. I reopened it but I do get the error Illegal unit of measure (pt inserted) { \usebackgroundtemplate{ \includegraphics[...
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\endframe error when using \textrm in Beamer

I have been using Beamer to write a presentation and have found strange behaviour when using \textrm in the equation environment. I write the following: \begin{frame}{Individual Wealth Processes} We ...
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How to make chapter page in Beamer?

I am finding some solution in website. Before beginning document, type the following: \AtBeginSection[]{ \begin{frame} \vfill \centering \begin{beamercolorbox}[sep=8pt,center,shadow=...
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Drawing topology of network with Tikz

I want to draw with Tikz a topology as illustrated below The shape of node preferred is ball, can you help me ?
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Positioning list and pictures on Beamer frame

I have the following code to generate a frame with itemisation on the left and two images on the right: \begin{frame}{Acknowledgments} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{0.6\textwidth} ...
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How to put logo at the top (header side) of title page in beamer (theme warsaw)?

I want to put 2 logos at the header of title page as illustrated in figure, any idea please?
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Splitting Table of Contents [closed]

In a beamer presentation the table of contents that appears at the top of the slides is taking a lot of space and making the bottom portion of the slides unobservable. Is there a way to split the ...
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How to remove headerline from title and outline pages in beamer?

I am preparing a presentation with Beamer (theme Warsaw), I want to remove just the header line (keep the footer line) from title page and outline page. can you help me please ? The code source ...
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How can I change the color of bibliography item when using biblatex with beamer?

I want to change the color of the bibliography item to be black. I used the following code. How can I change the journal names to black color? \usepackage[backend=biber,style=numeric]{biblatex} \...
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Is there any method to use an automatic word wrap in equations?

In common words, the word wrap is done automatically. But in the equations, it doesn't work. Actually, I am making some presentation material using beamer in Latex. Is there any way to make word wrap ...
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beamer template for Miktex 2.9

I want a basic beamer-template that works straight with latest version of Miktex 2.9. I just want to be able to run it and have no error messages complaining about missing this and that. I have the ...
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Beamer: Defining a new align environment to pieacewise uncover/alert each equation

For the following example, I need to use align environment and uncover/alert each equation. The conventional way is shown below \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath,mathtools} \begin{document} ...
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Table in beamer says that something's wrong [duplicate]

Following this question and its answers: Algorithm with beamer package causing nightmares, I am trying to fit a table in the presentation, so I did this: \documentclass[table,dvipsnames,svgnames]{...
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Algorithm with beamer package causing nightmares

I have an algorithm which works well with \documentclass[twocolumn]{svjour3}. Now I have to present the paper and I would like one slide to be that algorithm, so I do: \documentclass{beamer} \...
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Setting the beamer titleframe font family to roman

I am creating a beamer presentation, and would like to have my titleframe using the roman font family. How do we change just one frame? This may sound trivial to some of you but here is what I tried:...
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Changing multiple properties within lstlisting in annimations

Currently I am in the process of preparing a C++ training with the beamer package. So far everything is great! From the answer to How can I highlight some lines from source code I grabbed a nice ...
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Using \pause and multiple tikzpictures in one slide

I have two tickpicture blocks. What I need, is to use \pause (or overlay) another plots on top of each one: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0, 0) node[inner sep=0] {\includegraphics[width=1\...
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Mini-frames: only show subsection box when there is one

In my presentation, only one section has subsections. I use the IlMenau theme which loads the miniframes outer theme. As the title suggests, I would like the miniframes outer theme to show the "...
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Beamer with Miktex 2.7 [closed]

I have 2.7 installed and do not want to update to anything else for now. Can you point to me everything needed for Beamer latex to work with 2.7 and guide me. I keep downloading this and that package ...
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Math Operators and beamer

I'm using xelatex and I'm having a very strange problem: while \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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Reference appear twice in my Navigation bar (beamer/latex)

In my navigation bar I have two reference titles? I use the following code: \documentclass[aspectratio=1610]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \usetheme[ menuwidth={0.3\paperwidth},% url={web} ...
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How to use \includeonlyframes with textblock? (All pages are printed)

All pages are printed. How to solve it? \documentclass{beamer} \includeonlyframes{current} \usetheme{Berlin} \usepackage[]{graphicx} \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=authoryear]{biblatex} \usepackage[...
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Adding shadow to font in beamer title

I'm trying to port a Powerpoint template to beamer, and I'm trying to replicate this font style: I am using this font in two places: Title page. This text is a paragraph (3 lines) inside a ...
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Inserting footline into section page

I like to insert footlines into my \section{} pages. For now, it only shows them on the main content pages. Also, as my sections have a darker background, the footline should be white. How is this ...
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Exit Code 2, cannot find bib

I am doing making a Beamer-presentation, but when I run run biber I get "Exit Code 2", and the error "cannot find ref.bib!" I know there are many posts on this topic before (including one from ...
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Page numbers in Beamer handouts

I am making some handouts with Beamer, but I don't manage to get page numbers in the document. I print 4 frames on each page, and I do get the frame numbers, but I need the page numbers as well. It ...
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Biblatex and Beamer and IEEE problems [duplicate]

I am not entirely sure if this is unique to the beamer class, but I am running into a plethora of errors with a variety of biblatex commands when I use the ieee style (I am relatively sure that it's a ...
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How to cite a reference on Beamer as (author, year)

How can I change the citation style to "( author , year )" on beamer? The code is for "author year" \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=authoryear]{biblatex} \addbibresource{ppgeq....
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Hyphenation in beamerposter [duplicate]

I am preparing a poster presentation and due to historical reasons I am using beamerposter class for this. At some point I realized that the hyphenation in beamer is "switched off" because authors of ...