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How to create mini sections, mini subsections and mini frames in beamer presentation mode

In my pretty long presentation, I am attempting to write a beamer theme with sections, subsections and frames navigational bullets as in picture below I find out that there is no build-in theme ...
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Questions regarding itemize in Latex Beamer

I am using Latex Beamer and I have questions with respect to itemize. How is it possible to widen the space between the first level of itemize and the second one by means of a global statement? ...
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Combine Warsaw and Boadilla

I am using beamer to make a presentation. I like the Warsaw theme, but I also like Boadilla navigation bar. So my idea is using Warsaw theme, but at bottom of each slide I want it to be shown like ...
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How to continue a double itemize in a new frame (Beamer)

i want to split an itemize that is inside another itemize because i do not have enough space in the frame (neither using scriptsize): Example: \begin{frame}{} \begin{itemize} \item {} ...
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Problems using `\foreach`to parametrize a sequence of graphs in Beamer

I want to create a series of overlapping graphs in a Beamer slide, with little variations between them. I have code that works as expected in one case, but fails in other, and I don't understand why, ...
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How can I scale my mindmap down in beamer?

I am trying to scale my mindmap tikzpicture down in beamer, but I am unable to reduce the size of the circle in the middle. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{mindmap} \...
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How do I make gb4e.sty's commands overlay aware for beamer?

I use the gb4e package to set numbered examples. I want to put these on slides made with beamer. According to the beamer userguide I can make any command overlay specification aware using this in my ...
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Scaling tikz figures in beamer latex

I have the following example: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Madrid} \usecolortheme[RGB={0,0,0}]{structure} } \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,graphicx} \usepackage{...
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Some modification in TikZ: insert text/math right to the figure

Following the question and answer in this question I tried to modify the code for my needs. I was able to do so, although I still have a problem. My code is: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Tikz: insert text/math (itemized) right of the figure

I would like to insert some text and math right of the following tikz picture: can anyone help me? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows,chains,calc} \begin{document}...
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Using animate package in LyX

I'm trying to add some animations to my beamer presentation. I work with LyX. Today I've donwloaded the animate package, and I wrote, in my LyX preamble, \usepackage{animate} I havent used any of ...
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Beamer tikz uncovering with different fill colors

Consider the following slide: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Madrid} \usecolortheme[RGB={0,0,0}]{structure} } \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,graphicx} \usepackage{...
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Shrink equations horizontally to fit surrounding tcolorbox, compatible with align* commands

I'd like to put frames around equations in my beamer slides. For this purpose, I use the package tcolorbox. I use the macro \fiteq{} that I found somewhere else on this site to shrink overlong ...
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Icons for different reference types in beamer [duplicate]

I have listed my references in a beamer presentation using bibtex. How can I get an icon (book icon , online icon, etc.) corresponding to the references? That is, I need a bibliography as shown in ...
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A script language for beamer animations?

This is a follow-up question to Clever beamer animation? Writing a script that changes a tikz picture in beamer? as suggested there, I will put a bounty on this one. What I seek is a set of macros, ...
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precisely position and crop images on beamer slide using polygonal contours

I would like to achieve slides like this: So far I have learned how to cut images using polygonal paths and how to create frames without any margin. However I could not manage to combine the two in ...
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Add Logo to each slide with option to remove on some slides [duplicate]

I am using an elegant solution to place a logo on each slide, however for some slides (e.g. a full-screen image slide) I want to remove it. I have searched across stack for a solution to this. Whilst ...
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Plots are too small with two minipages

I have two plots, each one in a minipage, so they could be side by side. The left plot is significantly smaller than I would like it to be. How can I fix it? \begin{frame}[t,fragile]{CI construction -...
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How to center align the section navigation bar in the headline

I have a section navigation bar in my headline, and I want it to show the sections center aligned. Although, the section navigation bar is right aligned, I tried to position it in the center by ...
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Using Beamer bullets in poster

I am creating a LaTeX poster with the Baposter template, and would like to use the Beamer 3D bullet as my itemize bullet, like the one shown below: Is there any way to achieve that?
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Complex Highlighting/Graying in Beamer

I have a Beamer slide in which I would like to emphasize different things sequentially. Here is my MWE: \documentclass[t,serif,mathserif,professionalfont]{beamer} % \setbeamercovered{invisible} \...
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Box around item in Beamer environment

I want to put a box around the last item of the main itemizing structure (the item starting with "Set ...") of this slide. Any help? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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Why is the video in beamer output pdf file playing without sound?

I have a video in my presentation with beamer class. The problem is that in the output pdf file the video is playing without sound. The code is as below: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{...
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Beamer: header and footline not showing up

I'm using beamer to create a simple presentation. I use standard themes: \documentclass{beamer} % beamer \usepackage{pgfpages} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{listingsutf8} \usepackage{...
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Telugu Font error in beamer document class

I am trying to include telugu font for only one paragraph text in latex. In 'article' document class, it is producing the required output but when I change the class to 'beamer', it is giving an error ...
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How to insert listing inside frame and between enumerate?

I'm creating a presentation and I want to add a one line code in the presentation between each itemize element. You can see below what I want to achieve. \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation&...
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Figure in columns in itemize

I`m trying to make an itemized list, where only one of the items has an image to the right. I tried this \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Dresden} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Problem} \begin{...
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\setbeamercolor in outer theme

Why it is useful to define some colors in the outer theme? example: \setbeamercolor*{date in head/foot}{parent=palette primary} Could it also be in the colourtheme?
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\printbibliography is not printing everything [duplicate]

I create a presentation using beamer. On the last page I want to show some references: \appendix \begin{frame} \frametitle{References} \tiny \printbibliography \end{frame} My ...
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Beamer presentation

I am trying to create a beamer presentation on TeXMaker and the problem that I'm having is that if I try to insert any type of equation into the presentation or just anything requiring $$, for example ...
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Block won't show beamer

I would like to display blocks with beamer, I took a code example here \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usetheme[secheader]{Boadilla} \begin{document} \begin{...
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labels beside to figure in beamer

I tried to put labels beside the second figure, its not a subfigure. In the document i used the command \topinset but in beamer I can't use this. I am currently creating a third new small column ...
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Progress bar for latex-beamer

Instead of slide numbers, I find it very nice to have something like a unobtrusive progressbar at the bottom which grows each slide about (width of screen)/(slide numbers). I've found here (page in ...
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Setting a custom RGB background color in beamer

I believe I've correctly followed the manual in defining a custom background color in the example below. But as the example shows, the background color is black rather than an extremely pale beige....
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Drawing automata paths step by step with TikZ and \onslide command

I have an oral presentation on friday, where I will have to explain the determinization process for transducers. To save time, and make the whole thing clearer, I'd like to do a step by step ...
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Animate package: draft mode does not work [closed]

I'm using the animate package with Beamer and would like to use draft mode to cut down the compilation time. However, it seems that the draft option causes compilation to fail. Here's a MWE: \...
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Invisible graphics with dynamic text in beamer

I want to use two different options for setbeamercovered{} in my presentation - dynamic for text and invisible for images. Is there any way to do this?
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White stripe before beamercolorbox

I'm to make custom frame title at beamer. All settings work good, but I cannot remove white stripe before color box. MWE: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T2A]{...
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Different alignment in same line [duplicate]

SX. I want frame number to have right alignment and frame title left alignment. And command \hfill does not help me with it. ` \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Moving arrows and entities through a sentence

Currently, the two arrows are pointing to jumped and over in the sentence. I was wondering how I can move these two arrows from The(at the beginning of the sentence) to dog. EDIT : I am trying to ...
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How can I position an image in an arbitrary position in beamer?

I am making a presentation using beamer, and I want to be able to position a certain image the way I want in a frame. I am not sure how to do that. Is there some way you can specify coordinates in the ...
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LaTeX Beamer - Temporarily increase font size of an item when using “itemize”

Does someone know how I can have larger fonts for an item during presentation. Here is what I am trying to do: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} ...
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How do I gradient shade the background of a beamer section/subsection in head/foot?

Here is a reduced example of my code. I am attempting to restyle the background of the section in head/foot and subsection in head/foot in the CambridgeUS theme to a gradient background colour. ...
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About Latex editor(s) for Powerpoint lectures? [duplicate]

What are the appropriate Latex editor(s) for Powerpoint lectures that can work in beamer platform Thanks anyway
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draw circle around cells in table and use pause for this cells

I am trying to draw circles on two cells on Latex beamer then use \pause to mention that. here an example which I want to draw a circle around AA and BB, the mentions shows that BB first then AA. \...
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Handout: pages layout not correct

I'm trying to make a handout version of my presentation, however it seems not succeed. I want 4 slides collaged on 1 page. Can anyone give me hint to fix my problem? \documentclass[handout]{beamer} \...
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Beamer Warsaw theme: Reduce the number of subsections visible in the navigation bar

I give a lecture with 10 sections and maybe 5-10 subsections. Using the Warsaw theme would make the available space too small. Is there a way to make the navigation bar show: only the last section,...
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Problems with enumerate and itemize in beamer [duplicate]

I'm trying to create lists for my presentation in beamer. Itemize environments are compiled, but the bullet points are not shown. Enumerate environments cannot be compiled however. Even if I try ...
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Subsection numbering in beamer

How do I add subsection numbers. It always starts from 1. but I want 1.1 and 1.2, etc. And then for subsubsections 1.2.1 etc. \documentclass{beamer} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%...
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How to make navigation bar flexibel in warsaw beamer class? [duplicate]

So I'm doing a presentation using warsaw theme (which I want to keep), but my navigation bar gets longer and longer with every subsection. Is there a way to make it felxibel, so that it only shows ...