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How can I add title like command?

I am making a poster where I edited an existing style \setbeamertemplate{headline}{ \vskip4.5cm \hskip14cm \mbox{% \begin{minipage}[r][][c]{\dimexpr\textwidth-15cm\relax} ...
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How to create new blocks for theorems

I was trying to create two different blocks: one for 'Quiz' and other for 'Homework'. The following MWE looks quite OK: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage{thmtools} ...
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Nested overlayareas

I want to have a series of slides, where the upper half is constantly the same picture. I would normally use two overlayareas to split the slide, but at some point I'd like to subdivide the bottom ...
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Beamer-Warsaw: Reduced No. of subsections in title

I give a lecture with 10 section and maybe 5-10 subsections. Using Warsaw-Theme would make the available space to small. Ist there a way to make it show: only the last section, momentary section ...
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Beamer and Bibentry

In a Beamer-Presentation I use Bibentry to print selected articles etc. I have one problem: the title of each bibliographic entry is displayed as a hyperreference with a break afterwards. How can ...
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footnote for beamer block

I am stuck with this footnote problem: within a beamer block, I have two columns, left column has a figure, right column has some text. Now I want to add a footnote for the right column, while the ...
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Incorrect page number counter in beamer using sections

I am trying to put together a beamer document put together using multiple sections where frame numbers restart at each section and I can leave certain frames at the beginning of the document and at ...
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The onslide command in beamer with tikzcd

Is it possible to use the \onslide command in beamer within the tikzcd environment? The following mwe gives an error. \documentclass[]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz-cd} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Make Beamer slide in one order and display them in another one

I'd like to produce a first set of slides (questions) followed by slides of their answers (because they are calculated together), then a second set of questions and their answers But show all ...
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Please help me to build slide from given TeX files

I have a .tex files from a gitorious.org. This are Qt training course slides. I want to see these slides. I have downloaded MiKTeX and TeXnicCenter and tried to convert it into PDF but failed. ...
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Making a specific dot disappear in miniframes

I am using the beamer template miniframes with the following specifications: \documentclass[xcolor=x11names,compress]{beamer} \useoutertheme[subsection=false,shadow]{miniframes} ...
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How can I save and restore a beamer template?

Is it possible to save and restore the specification of a beamer template? In this specific case, I would like to save and restore the background canvas template. Alternatively (even better, in ...
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Patch \insertshorttitle in beamer

In this answer @cfr showed me how to preserve short title color in beamer while allowing hyperlinks to work. His solution was to modify the \insertshorttitle command (defined in beamerbasetitle.sty) ...
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Embed slides at a later point in the same presentation

I would like to embed (for example, with \includegraphics{}) in the last slide of my beamer presentation four miniatures of the most significant slides of the same presentation, in order to recall ...
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Letter by letter uncovering animation effect?

I need an appearing effect for text like the one (in javascript) here http://jsfiddle.net/VZvK7/. However I don't know how to insert js code into LaTeX (apart from using the AcroTeX Bundle) and that ...
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Using \uncover inside a TikZ node text

I am unable to use \uncover inside the text of a TikZ node. Here is what I would like to do: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Center date in beamer footline when reducing font size

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usetheme{Madrid} \title{Testing Beamer Title} \subtitle{With 10pt font} \author{John Doe} \date{\today} ...
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Zooming using \framezoom

I am creating a presenation in beamer. I am using \framezoom{} to zoom in a few critical area in a picture. The problem is that when I zoom in, I get out of bounds. Zoomed Frame My code is ...
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Beamer (Boadilla theme): Color of itemize subitems inside blocks

When using the "Boadilla" theme in the beamer package, I noticed that the bullets of subitems in the itemize environment have different colors inside block environments than outside. The problem is ...
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Place text above frame title in beamer

I want to place a line of text at the top of a frame (above the frame title and default frame headline} such as: \begin{frame} My top of frame text \frametitle{My title} My frame body ...
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Beamer-Changing \textwidth

I am creating a presenatation using beamer. I am trying to change the \textwidth so as to use almost the whole page(i.e. \paperwidth) for my frames. What I am trying to achieve is have the least ...
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How to create gradient text boxes as wide as paperwidth

In a beamer presentation I would like to create boxes without frame but filled with gradient from left (light grey) to right (dark grey) and text in the box. I also want the box to touch the edge of ...
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Beamer-Using resizebox changes the position of an item in itemize

I am creating a presentation using beamer. In an itemize environment, I am using resizebox in particular item. When I use it, the position of the bullet changes, as seen in the next image My code ...
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Change fontsize in beamer theme bars

I am creating a beamer presentation and using 10pt fontsize. At that fontsize, the subsection titles that appear in the smoothbars are small. Is there a way to make it larger? My simple code is ...
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(in)Compatibility between floatrow and beamer

Are beamer class and floatrow package compatible? With the following MWE if I don't set the placement option [H] then I get a lots of errors due to the presence of the floatrow package: ...
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Hyperlinks in beamer with allowframebreaks

In this answer Heiko Oberdiek showed me how to create anchors that could be later use to generate working hyperlinks in the beamer class. This works very well except in the case where the ...
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Column with math mode in beamer won't center under multicolumn row

I am having trouble getting a table to behave as I expect (and want) and I don't know if the problem is with beamer, multicolumn, or math mode. \documentclass[table]{beamer} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Beamer template: ship images along with it and load packages with it

As stated in the title, I want to create a package (.zip, .tgz, basically an archive) with a Beamer template which can be deflated in one of the texmf trees and be ready to use, without hassling the ...
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Make `onlytextwidth` default width of `columns`

My typical columns environment looks like this \begin{columns}[onlytextwidth] ... \end{columns} Is there a way to set the [onlytextwidth] for the whole document, so that I don't have to ...
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Conditionally print subsection in Beamer

I've ported from PowerPoint my university's template in Beamer, and added some code to display sections (and subsections when they exists) in the header. This is the code snippet I've put in the ...
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beamer with equation or align : replace part of equation and keep alignment

I'm creating a presentation with the beamer class. Assume I want to write this : \begin{equation} f(x) \only<1>{= \cos(x)} \only<2>{= 2\cos(x)} \end{equation} I have a ...
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Move a beamer block in the center of the frame

I am trying to center a simple beamer block to the center and I cannot! I tried using \centering, \begin{center}...\end{center}, \hspace{0.5\textwidth} but it's not working! My code is ...
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Beamer frame: add user options

I would like to add 2 more user options to \frame command. However, when calling \frame with both parameters at the same time in a specific order (the one with implicit value first), it generates an ...
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Beamer vs article cls math rendering [duplicate]

With article class : \documentclass{aricle} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amssymb,mathrsfs} \usepackage{fourier} \usepackage{helvet} ...
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Beamer: uncover a formula from inner to outer

With the following code \documentclass[beamer]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \[ \sqrt{\uncover<2->{a\uncover<3->{+b}}} \] \end{frame} \end{document} I can uncover a ...
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Beamer bibliography item not shown with Madrid theme

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage[style=authoryear-comp,backref=true,backend=biber]{biblatex} \addbibresource{biblatex-examples.bib} \begin{document} ...
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Disable/Enable double logo in beamer

I am trying to disable the double logo at specific frames, where an image can overlap with the right-hand-side logo and then enable it back again. My code is \PassOptionsToPackage{demo}{graphicx} ...
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Tikz animation never stop compiling

Why this MWE does never stop compiling generating tons of pdf pages ? \documentclass[french,xcolor=dvipsnames,9pt]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetheme{Warsaw}\usecolortheme{wolverine} ...
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Getting shaded headline flush with top of slide with outertheme tree in beamer

I'm using the following code (roughly) to install a left-right shaded background behind a beamer headline. The contents of the headline is set using the outertheme tree. The shading method is based ...
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Beamer: How to showcase LaTeX-Code and results that look like scrartcl

We are currently working on a beginner's course for LaTeX. We are using LuaLaTeX and Beamer for the slides. We typeset code with the listings-package. We often show Code on the left and a result ...
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How to make white-black themes Beamer?

I have problem that I want to change beamer themes to be white -black themes beamer like this: From my code (beamercolorthemefeminim.sty): \mode<presentation> ...
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How to stop nested itemizes being “again covered” in beamer-class

I'm using \setbeamercovered with transparency for "still covered" and "again covered" to make the current points pop out more. But when using an itemize in an itemize the points of the inner itemize ...
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No break line after theorem name in beamer

I have applied the answer of question Theorem content right after theorem name in beamer to my question. I put \normalfont after \inserttheorempunctuation but the result is unexpected. Could you ...
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Minipage not centered in frame

I'm making a presentation, and I have a lot of graphs and text. In one specific frame, I'm using the \only command to separate the graphs and the text. Here's the code: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Pgfplots labels jump between beamer slides

Below is a MWE that demonstrates my problem. The problem is how the labels move through each slide. It seems as though they are first right aligned and then become centered for the next slide. How can ...
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Madrid head/foot text color

I am working with the madrid theme for my presentation but the text of section in the headline and title in the footline appears in red, I am trying to change it. How can'i proceed. Sorry I used the ...
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Why the extra line in my tabular, using beamer [duplicate]

Below is a minimal example that displays my problem. In the top row I have an \onslide<+-> command that seems to introduce an extra vertical space in the table, which is not there (as desired) ...
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Sections repeated in TOC when using \uncover in beamer

I am making a presentation in beamer and I am using uncover<>{} to make it a bit more interactive. The problem is that when I use it, I get a second entry in the toc. Also the themebars on ...
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Environment textblock* undefined

My Beamer code is giving the error message: ! LaTeX Error: Environment textblock* undefined. But I do not use textblock in my code and another file with exactly the same header does not give ...
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Adobe doesn't render a beamer frame correctly?

I have a beamer presentation with the following frame: { \usebackgroundtemplate{ \tikz\node[opacity=0.1] {\includegraphics[width=\paperwidth]{mypic.jpg}}; } \newgeometry{margin=0ex} ...