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New environment definition problem with tcblisting

I have the following code for a new environment definition: \newenvironment{VList} { \makeatletter \begin{tcblisting} \bgroup enhanced,oversize,lower separated=false, ...
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Videos in beamer inside boxes?

I'm absolute beginner in bearmer not latex. I would like to add videos insides boxes as the following picture. How possible is that?
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MyriadPro mathlf

I'm trying to get mathlf option working for MyriadPro (installed with FontPro). Here is a working preamble for lf \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Article example inside beamer frame

Let us assume that we have the following example code for an article \documentclass{article} \title{Sample title} \author{Sample author} \date{} \begin{document} \maketitle \section{Sample section} ...
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How do I make the stuff inside a \defbeamertemplate* be top-aligned?

I'm specifying a \defbeamertemplate*{title page}{xyz}[1][]{} for the title page. However it appears to be aligned on the bottom or the centre. If I add longer titles and they line-break the header ...
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a4 beamer handouts with notes using latex->dvips->ps2pdf

I'm trying to print beamer slides with notes as handouts - one frame with accompanying notes below per a4 paper. Using pgfpages and {2 on 1} layout this works fine with pdflatex, but I have to ...
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Changing text size of theorem environment

My MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{calc} \usepackage[absolute,overlay]{textpos} \usepackage{pdfsync} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Antibes} % Define the ...
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Symbol issue with the newpxmath package

I have a problem with the newpxmath package, which I would like to use in beamer for a presentation. The symbol appearing when I use \bar{} is wrong. For example with the simple code g\to q\bar{q} ...
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Extra slide in between itemize environment

My MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{calc} \usepackage[absolute,overlay]{textpos} \usepackage{pdfsync} \mode<presentation> \title[AAA]{AAA} %\subtitle ...
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Beamer: tikz picture in right column is moved if I place text in left column inside a block

As the title says I have problems keeping the tikz picture in my right column at the same position. Here a MWE so you can see for yourself. \documentclass[xcolor=x11names,compress]{beamer} ...
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How can I include a mp4 video into a beamer file for a PDF output?

I tried many ways but all not work and make Adobe reader crash. Please can someone share a working code for Windows ?
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Empty miniframes header in TOC frame

As the title suggest I would like to keep the background but get rid of the circles and text. Using [plain] for the title page is ok for me but for the TOC the frame feels out of place and thus I do ...
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why does the bibtex generate no bibitem in the beamer?

I use the bibtex to generate the bibliography in my beamer, but I get warning about empty thebibliography environment. My spmv.bib file: @thesis{im_optimizing_2000, title = {Optimizing the ...
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Turn off colors using listings package in Beamer [closed]

I am using different languages in my Beamer presentation: C++, Assembler. For terminal output I have defined: \lstdefinestyle{bash-output-style}{ ...
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Problem with moving thingsbit left in Beamer

I am trying to make two figures closer in the columns environment. I tried using horizontal spacing, and while the first (see mwe below) \hspace* seems working, the second fails. I could not figure ...
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How can I use Beamer's \includeonlylecture{} to modify frame title content?

I'm preparing a course lecture in Beamer. Every so often, I prompt students to answer a question on one slide. I use subsequent slides to answer the questions. I include the answer as a part of a ...
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There is something wrong when I use scalebox to decrease the size of listings code to fit in one frame

I want to the source code to fit in one frame because parts of it are out of the frame. But when I remove the comment in the following source code to use scalebox, I get something wrong. Here is my ...
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Beamer: Indenting code inside a frame

I use TexMaker. With the preamble that I have been using, I am able to get the indentation right for programs when used in a article, report, etc. But when I use the same structure within a frame in ...
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Why is the source code between listings indented and numbered wrong?

Here is my code and output. We can see that the number and indent of the inner loop is wrong. \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usecolortheme{dolphin} ...
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Beamer Tikz-cd Problem

I have a problem with tikz-cd. When I try to compile in beamer it doesn't work and I no have idea why. Can someone help-me, please? \documentclass[aspectratio=169]{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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How to scale algorithm to fit in one frame and centered in the frame at same time?

Originally, the algorithm is too long to fit in the frame. If I use the \scalebox{0.8}{}, it can fit in the frame but doesn't look like to be centered in the frame. Here is the code and output. First ...
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How to align the image and algorithm in the frame?

The following is the code and its output. The output doesn't look well. If they are both aligned horizontally by their left and then centered in the frame, it will looks better. But how? (The image is ...
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How to display the algorithm2e at the center of the frame in the beamer?

I want to display my algorithm in the center of the frame like the sentence hello world in the code. Here is my code and the output: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{algorithm2e} \begin{document} ...
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Why does the \LinesNumbered command not work of the algorithm2e package in beamer frame?

I want to add line number from the fourth line, but the \LinesNumbered command doesn't work at all. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{algorithm2e} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Change the distance of text lines in tikz nodes with Beamer

I have a tikz tree that doesn't fit on the slide. The theme and the linespread is given, so I only want to change the line distances of the text in the tikz nodes. But nothing worked for me :( ...
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Beamer animation including images

Good morning everybody, I've got an issue with the beamer animations including pictures. Here's the code I'm writing: \item<7-> $kT \ll m_{W^{\pm}}$ $\Longrightarrow$ $W$ bosons neglected and ...
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Positioning content at the top of a beamer slide (by default)

When I create beamer frame, the content is centred in the slide. How do I make the content move to the top of the slide by default?
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Avoid title moving when adding subtitle

I am writing a presentation using Latex and beamer. Each frame in my presentation has a title, and may or may not have an additional subtitle. What bothers me is that when there is the subtitle, the ...
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How can I add source code like the following image in the beamer frame?

I have tried the listings package, but the question is that I can not type math equation in it. (The line number on the left start from the first line, i.e. type val is also OK for me.)
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Khmer page number in beamer

I have just translated gloss-khmer.ldf, which is a part of the polyglossia package. I have tried to use it with the beamer class using theme Madrid. The theorem number is displayed as a Khmer number ...
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Switching between arabic, roman and alph frame numbering

I just wonder how can I easily switch to arabic, roman or alph frame numbering between frames? I don't want to use \appendix! I want, for instance: three slides in arabic numbering, then two slides ...
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Adding text to a picture, step by step, in beamer

I have a picture in a beamer frame, and I want to add text and equations to it, but not all at once. Rather, I want to add them step by step. I know how to do this using a combination of \only<..> ...
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How to arrange the text and image in one beamer frame?

I want to arrange my text and images as the following in one frame in the beamer. Is it possible to place more images under the text, such as three images or even more?
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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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Beamer Dresden Theme remove subsections

I'd like to remove the bar under the navigation bar, that shows the subsection (see picture). I use the Dresden Theme and seagull color theme: ...
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How is beamer's {frame} title optional, yet in braces (not brackets)?

It dawned on me that the title in beamer, which is provided for in curly braces, is optional! Help me to understand this. Normally, optional arguments are supplied in square brackets. As I show on ...
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Get unicolor background navigation bar in Beamer's singapore theme

I would like to get the background color of the navigation bar in a single color rather than the default color gradient. Is there any way to do this?
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Would it be possibile to advance Beamer at the level of the HTML presentations?

I use mostly Reveal.js for my presentations and lately I learned Beamer. As far as I see you can reproduce almost anything from a HTML pres. in Beamer with a little work, except for the ...
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LaTeX beamer slideshow presentation

When I export a beamer presentation, I get a .pdf file. Now I want to present it slide by slide like a powerpoint slideshow presentation, but I'm not sure what the best way to do so is. I can't find ...
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Snapshot like macro for entire beamer frame?

I'm wondering if there is some macro I can use to take a snapshot of an entire Beamer frame (in its last slide) and reuse it in another frame. The following code does not work, is just for ...
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Beamer — Showing subsections for the current section in sidebar

I have a lot of subsections in my beamer presentation and there is a sidebar in my theme. I prefer to show the list of subsections only if their parent section is active. In this way less space will ...
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where does the black box in beamer come from? [closed]

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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Fading effect in navigation bar

\hpagecolor[color1]{color2} changes the background color gradually from color1 on the left to color2 on the right. If only color2 is given, the background will be in that color, fading from left to ...
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Second Beamer columns starts list lower (no overlays) [closed]

I'm trying to put two lists side-by-side in Beamer columns, but the list items are offset. For some reason, in the second column, the list starts a bit further down. I've tried all sorts of widths ...
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pgfpages won't change page size in beamer

EDIT: Now includes results from use of letterpaper, as suggested in cfr's answer and comment. I'm trying to create a Beamer handout that will be printed on letter paper. When I follow suggestions in ...
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Adding background color to active sections of beamer sidebar

I have designed a theme for my beamer presentation which has sidebar in it. Now I want to add background color for active items in the sidebar. How can I do that? Following picture shows what I ...
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How to decrease the vertical spacing between formula and text in beamer?

Too much spacing between formula and text in beamer. When I insert the command \vspace{-0.5cm} before the formula, the spacing decreases. But the command \vspace{-0.5cm} after the formula has no ...
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Time clock at the footline of a beamer slide is not adjusted in the middle if compiling with XeLaTeX

I'm adding a title clock in the foot line of a beamer slide, if I compile it with pdfLaTeX it works fine; while the clock doesn't align in the middle vertically if compiling with XeLaTeX. How can I ...
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How to create a text box using PGF

I'm styling my beamer presentation using PGF picture and I want to add a textbox with a specific width. The following line doesn't provide a width parameter. ...
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Defining a two-column box with mdframed

I would like to have mdframed boxes which have a picture on the left and some written explanation on the right. Right now I have used the column environment in Beamer but would like to have the ...