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Beamer, different picture for every item using columns

Small description of what I want: in a beamerclass frame I have two items (bulletitems?) on the left side and on the right side I have two pictures. When the first item is shown I want the first ...
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Customise beamer template

So! Like many people here, I'm trying to customise a beamer template to look like the .ppt template my university uses. For the regular slides, I'd like them to look like this: I'm getting pretty ...
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mhchem and beamer: use of `\ce` in title gives `Undefined control sequence.`

When I'm trying to use \ce{CH4} in the title with documentclass beamer, I get an Undefined control sequence error. The following is an (almost) minimum (not) working example: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Setting the spaces in a beamer mini frame

I am writing a custom beamer template and I'd like to use mini frames for the navigation in it, however I'd like to avoid having the spacing that they have by default: the problem here is that ...
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Beamer, philex and \hfill

I'm using the package philex for linguistic examples, and I try to put a textual element at the end of the line (right centered). I tried to use the \hfillcommand, but as the MWE will show you, it ...
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My frame is too big for the limits margins, How do I add more space. to have all my content complete in my presentation

My frame is too big for the limits margins, How do I add more space. to have all my content complete in my presentation. This is the code \documentclass[aspectratio=169,draft]{beamer} ...
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I want in my frames some sketch of two columns, presenting an image and at right the description of the image [duplicate]

I want in my frames some sketch of two columns, presenting an image and at right the description of the image. I have tried a lot of mixing code, that haven' taked me anywhere. This is my code. ...
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Nested columns in beamer

I would like to make an A0 poster using the beamerposter package. The poster content should appear in block environments, for which I need a flexible and clean layout handling. In particular, I need ...
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Beamer - multimedia package - movie centering not working for frame larger than `width=\textwidth`

I am trying to embed a movie in beamer using the multimedia packaged and I am having trouble centering it. I am setting the width=1.1\textwidth so the movie extends into the margins of the ...
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How to use pause and overprint together?

I want the items of a list (using itemize) to appear one after the other. I can use pause for the same and it works. Now at the end of the list, I want to highlight only one of the items. I thought ...
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I want to organize three images in a frame, simulating the effect of a zoom,

I have three images, I want to organize them in a frame to cause the effect of a zoom, similar to the image I have posted above. In this image the galaxy is at left, but i want to learn how to ...
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Is there a nice solution to get a “presenter mode” for Latex presentations?

I really like the way Keynote and MS Office (and also OpenOffice&similar) support a presentation mode that displays the current slide, the next (and maybe previous) slide, the elapsed and current ...
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Something off with \pause in beamer

Something is off with \pause in my beamer file below. It does not work properly. Any idea why? % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[shrink=10] ...
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How can I justify the text under the picture?

\begin{frame} \frametitle{Kísérletek III.} \begin{reference}{3mm}{92.75mm} physicsworldarchive.iop.org \end{reference} Federico Capasso et al. \begin{columns} ...
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Customize beamer headline and sidebar in Palo Alto

I'm trying to customize Palo Alto theme from beamer to get something like this: But so far I managed to get this: [UPDATE]: Ok, eventually I got this: % Document structure \documentclass{beamer} ...
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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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Changing left margin in itemize environment of beamer class

I can't figure out how to line up the symbols of an itemize environment in beamer with the left part of the main text. In other words, I would like to supress the left margin in beamer itemize lists. ...
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Mark handout slides in beamer package

For my presentation I am using the beamer package. I added frames that include my personal notes that only appear when I am compiling with the handout-option. On this handout I would like to include ...
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Is there a sans serif dagger symbol?

I am looking for a sans-serif equivalent to \dag and \ddag, which is typeset in serifs even when sans serif is used throughout the document. I use symbols (like \dag and \ddag) to display the ...
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Libertine with sfmath and siunitx in Beamer

I am trying to use the Linux Libertine fonts with sfmath and siunitx package but it doesn't work with beamer class. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Changing URL colors in headline / footline of beamer template

Problem: I need to have URLs via \href{}{} be colored in blue text in the presentation. However, using \hypersetup{colorlinks=true,linkcolor = blue} changes the text in the section, subsection text ...
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Beamer: hyperlinks and short title colors

Consider the following MWE \documentclass[leqno]{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \usecolortheme{whale} \usepackage{lmodern} \hypersetup{colorlinks=true, allcolors=blue} \title[Short title]{Title} ...
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Where to place custom beamer themes

I've created a custom theme for beamer that I plan to use for multiple presentations. So while I currently have the .sty file (just one at this point, as I load an inner theme and color theme, then ...
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Beamer pdf generated with pdflatex on Linux won't open with Windows/Adobe Reader

Apologies if this question is a duplicate, but I couldn't find anyone with the same problem as me: I'm using TexMaker 4.1 to compile .pdf's with the pdflatex command. My operating system is Linux ...
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Beamer: splitting environment across \newenvironment

I would like to define a new environment in Beamer that creates a frame containing only an itemize (and maybe some other stuff once I this basic case to work). The following ...
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Beamer frame with text and two images

I am trying to build a beamer frame where I have an itemize on the left and two images on top of each other on the right. I just don't know how to put the second image on the right, so it won't be ...
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pdflatex.exe: Invalid argument

I'm creating a (rather large) Beamer file. When I try to compile, I receive this error: This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.14 (MiKTeX 2.9) ... [31]pdflatex.exe: Invalid argument: ...
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Change in font size from slide to slide [duplicate]

Is it possible, that one of my slide in beamer is 11 pt and I want 10 pt font in other slide?
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Logo creation in References [duplicate]

How to create this kind of logo in references? I have done with other two logos in which picture of book and document is made , but got stuck here
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Writing Wikipedia logo in latex

How to write this logo in Latex? I am working on it, but could not get it.
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noframenumbering does not seem to work

I have an issue in Kile 2.0.85 (It's my institute's computer, so I can't update it myself). I have a beamer project for a presentation. I write: \begin{frame}[noframenumbering]{2 Inputs} and it ...
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Use Texmaker to do Beamer Presentation, fail to generate pdf file with math symbols

My problem is that: (1) When I just type normal words or numbers like, $123+456=2$. Texmaker works well, and pdf file can be generated. (2) However, when I use slightly complicated math symbols, ...
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Problem with beamer in the math-mode for not showing parenthesis

I have a problem with parenthesis. In beamer I write $(a)$, but it display just $a$. Someone here may know how to solve the problem.
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Conditional statement in beamer style file

Here is an example of a part of a beamer style file I use for a presentation: { \nointerlineskip% \begin{beamercolorbox}[wd=\paperwidth,ht=0.6cm,leftskip=.3cm,rightskip=.3cm]{frametitle} ...
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Beamer - Combining justification and centering

I am preparing a beamer presentation and I am having problems in combining justification and centering. I use mainly itemize and enumerate in my slides, and I want to have the text justified in all my ...
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how to simulate a Beamer-written slide as if it was done on a blackboard

Sometime ago, somebody asked a question concerning the simulation of a blackboard presentation written with Beamer. The question had several parts, and I am also interested in one of them, the most ...
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justifying and scriptsize for all beamer slides

Following the answer here, I'm looking for a way to justify and set the scriptsize font for all beamer slides inside frame environment, I tried: \setbeamertemplate{frame}{/scriptsize/justifying} ...
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Set image to full all available space in Beamer (without overlapping other elements)

I want to have an image take up as much as possible of the content area in a beamer presentation, without overlapping the title, the sidebars, or the footers. How can I achieve this? The code below ...
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Overlay specifications in beamer

I'm trying to create a beamer document class (.cls) with some configurations that please me. But, I ended in this point where a cannot overlay my \newcommand. This code has to collect a few ...
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beamer margins in custom template

I have made a beamer template and I want to change the margins, especially the one of the main body block, from the template itself. I have read about \voffset and all the other margins from another ...
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No output PDFfile produced - mathmode

There is no pdf file produced even though no warning is shown. If I replace the formula with some text, the pdf output is produced. \documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} ...
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Is opacity a valid key for \includegraphics?

I am trying to compile a beamer presentation featuring the following line: {\includegraphics[width=\paperwidth, height=\headheight, opacity=0.25]{heads/head3.jpg}} No errors occur in my ubuntu ...
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Difference between \defbeamertemplate* and \setbeamertemplate

Can somebody explain what the difference between \defbeamertemplate* and \setbeamertemplate is? Specifically: \defbeamertemplate*{title page}{default}[1][] This code is from the default beamer ...
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supervisor field on the page of the title with Beamer

I am editing a presentation of a research project, I am wondering if there is a field for "supervisor" on the page of the title, for instance \supervisor(which actually does not work)... If not, where ...
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Text is white coloured after Beamer note pages when compiled with xelatex

I have a Beamer presentation with note pages, in which everything renders just fine with pdflatex. However, when the file is compiled using xelatex (I need to use fontspec), texts in frames after a ...
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Not changing subfigure numbering while using command \only<>{ on beamer

I am trying to create slides with sub-figures that will appear and disappear when the next slide will appear. So far everything looks perfect but my main problem is with sub-figure numbering. When the ...
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Beamer Template - Disable Margins in Title page

I am working on an own latex beamer template. Currently, I try to design the title page using \defbeamertemplate*{title page}{}. It should look similar to the other pages going from the top to the ...
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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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How to vertically align an image in a beamer column?

How can I vertically align the content of a beamer column? In the following example, I want the rule in the second column to be centered vertically. I could use \begin{columns}[c], but that would ...
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Strike through with colors

My question is related to: Strikeout in different color appears behind letters, not on top of them, except that I use beamer instead of article. Therefore, the solution provided there is somehow not ...