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Scale of a {forest} tree

How can I change the scale of a tree made with the forestpackage? I work with beamer, and sometimes my trees are a bit too wide, so they finish after the limit of the frame : \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to beamer \alert code snippets in lhs2TeX?

How to highlight particular ranges of lhs2TeX code in beamer? Naive example (to be preprocessed with lhs2TeX --agda): \documentclass{beamer} %include agda.fmt \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Which beamer theme is this? Or how to create the one like this

Could anyone please help, which beamer theme is this? Or how to create one like this? Any help will really be appreciated
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How to correctly nest psmatrix within psmatrix (without undesired space)

I'd like to nest several psmatrix environments within a psmatrix, so that every cell of the outer psmatrix itself is an psmatrix again. Ultimately I want to draw within these inner matrices using ...
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Tikzpicture highlight on matrix in different slides

I am new to latex but I have to make a presentation in university with it (or more I want to do the presentation in LaTeX). But I am struggling with the package tikz. So my first question is ...
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Beamer with XeLaTeX on TexLive2013: enumerate numbers in black

Using TeX Live 2013, with this combination: Beamer (version 3.26) Copenhagen theme. Compiled with XeLaTeX. Using enumerate environment. I get the numbers (usally as white font inside blue circle) ...
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Missed page number in Beamer

In this MWE, I want to show the missed page number in frame one : %% BEAMER THEME SAKLY 2014: Main tex file for compiling %$ Compile this file (XeLateX) %% Copyright 2014 by SAKLY Hamdi ...
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template with large left margin and coloured box

I'm building for my university a template using the Latex beamer package. I had no problems to build the template for the title slide and for the general slides. However, for the last slide they ...
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vertical dashed line between columns in beamer

How to draw vertical dashed line between columns in beamer? I have found how to make vertical line, but not dashed :(
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How to make text and its picture pop up together in Beamer? [duplicate]

I am using Beamer to make a presentation. I wish to make the text and its corresponding picture showing up simultaneously. Currently, I am able to show the pictures in the frame together with the ...
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Overlays and Frame Alignments

Can I have one frame whose alignment can be changed using overlays. I want something like this: \begin{frame}{[t<2>]}{Top alignment} This is the content of the slide. \end{frame} ...
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Okular to play embedded videos in Beamer

I have been trying to play embedded videos in presentations created in pdflatex/Beamer in Okular. I have read this and this but to no avail! Any suggestions? The version of Okular being used is ...
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How to generate a series of \paused stand-alone TikZ images?

I've built a beamer presentation in which a TikZ graph is built up sequentially using \pause. Example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Suppress frame title when using allowframebreaks in beamer

How can I suppress the title completely on the continuation slides when using allowframebreaks in beamer? In the example below, Title should only appear on the first slide. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Beamer: custom order of references

I usually include references in my beamer-presentation like this: \begin{frame} \frametitle<presentation>{References} \bibliographystyle{acm} \nocite{A} \nocite{B} ...
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Add Footer Text to All Slides in Beamer

Is there a way to append footer text to the slides in beamer? I wanted to get rid of the default footer, but I want to add a bit of additional text. Right now I have: %gets rid of bottom navigation ...
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Beamer: \qed at the end of align*

I finish a proof sketch on beamer slides with a formula, e.g., \begin{align*} P\leq n^{-\alpha} \end{align*} How can I get a qed symbol at the end of this line? Using \qed as well as ...
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Beamer navigation bar with characters between sections

I'm trying to define a custom theme for beamer. I would like to have a horizontal list of all sections but with a character between them. What I have is: \setbeamertemplate{headline}[text ...
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How to achieve this Beamer style?

I think the attached slide used the following beamer settings: \usetheme[]{Frankfurt} % or berlin \usecolortheme{beaver} % red color However, I have several questions: How to customize the ...
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Remove compress option from beamer between sections (miniframes)

I'm putting together some slides using the Szeged theme. I'm omitting frame titles, and instead using subsection titles to display the desired frame information. In the first section, I would like to ...
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Beamer + PGF produces “invalid” PDF / crashes acroread

I've got a complex presentation in pdflatex/beamer using lots of TikZ graphics and included images. It works perfectly under linux/evince but not in acroread: some of the graphics do not display and ...
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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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Change “Theorem” to “Věta” in beamer

I tried to use \uselanguage{Czech}\languagepath{Czech} as suggested in Babel (French) does not translate the theorem environment in Beamer class, but I still get "Theorem" instead of "Věta" for my ...
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Change the color of the “remark” environment in Beamer

I would like to change the color (bg and fg) of the remark environment in a Beamer document. I have setup my document using: \usetheme{AnnArbor} \usecolortheme{crane} I read in some other question ...
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Problem using diagbox in Beamer

I am trying to use diagbox in Beamer to create a north-east angled diagonal in a table cell using the tabular environment. It works in Beamer poster style but I can't get it to work for a standard ...
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Saving Chemfig submolecules in a separate file, to be recovered into beamer

Please consider the following code \documentclass[t]{beamer} \usepackage{chemfig} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{1st frame} \definesubmol{x}{-[:+30,.6]-[:-30,.6]} ...
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Dynamically hide LaTeX beamer frame based on tags

I guess I'm in a configuration that will ring the bell to many: in the context of a project that run for many years, I developed a very large Beamer presentation featuring a lot of slides. The LaTeX ...
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Load Image for specific frame in beamer

I know in Latex there are draft class that can be used as a trick for speed up compilation time. In this class, there are no image that loaded to compilation result. But is there any possibility to ...
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Is there a way to uncover arrows in an xymatrix?

Is there a way to uncover arrows in an xymatrix? Usually when I have problems with \uncover I use multiple frames, but I would like to be able to do this on a single frame. Here is a sample: I would ...
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Problem with producing A0 poster with beamer: only small part of it is displayed

I'm working with the newest version of Beamer and am trying to produce a A0 poster from a TEX document (with Kile). The compilation to a DVI file and then to PDF (via DVItoPDF) seems to work fine. ...
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In beamer, how to temporarily cancel the frametitle

I have a image in this frame and I want to show it without any other item. Just like below. And my MWE is \documentclass[14pt]{beamer}% http://ctan.org/pkg/beamer \let\Tiny\tiny% ...
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Insert Graphic in Title Section of Beamer Poster

How can I insert a graphic on the right edge of the title section, without de-centering the title text? My code is below (apologies for posting the entire code; I couldn't figure out a MWE): ...
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change math color except in titles in beamer

I have used \setbeamercolor{math text}{fg=blue} to turn all my text in mathmode in blue. However I have also math in titles (and subtitles) and I would prefer the formulas to have the same color as ...
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Showing margins/frames in beamer slides

With a regular article/report/... class, you can use the showframe package to draw outlines of where the various regions of the page lie. I cannot get the same functionality with beamer, however. ...
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How to adjust the beamer block width to the size of its content?

I would like to define a nice beamer block environment with the following properties a) it is always centered on the slide (horizontally) b) it is only slightly longer than its content The aim is to ...
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Presenting a {forest} tree from bottom to top in beamer

I would like to present a tree with forestin beamer, but parts after parts, starting from the bottom, and then ascent to the top. So let's consider a simple tree like the following : ...
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Beamer navigation symbols inside footline

I am trying to get the navigation symbols placed inside a second footline that I added. I created a second footline above the standard one, inspired by the infolines theme code. Inside this extra ...
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TOC does not appears with ox-beamer (no section, just frametitle)

I am using org-mode 8.2.5 with emacs 24.3.2. I want to compile a beamer presentation with ox-beamer. But there is no section/subsection, there is just frametitle in .tex. here is related part of ...
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Using pstool with beamer

I would like to use pstool with beamer to create a presentation in pdflatex with figures processed by psfrag. However, as the simple example below shows, the figures are processed using the beamer ...
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`xkeyval` key doesn't work for setting `fragile` option in beamer

I'm trying to set a custom macro to create frames in my presentations. However, when I tried to set the options I can pass to the frame using xkeyval the whole macro stops working. How can I pass the ...
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Avoid frame numbering in references that span more than one frame in Beamer

I am creating a presentation with Beamer, in which my references span more than one frame. In order to have the references automatically split in multiple frames I used the allowframebreaks parameter. ...
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No cleveref in beamer?

I am trying to get a math beamer presentation to work and it seems that cleveref is causing problems. The MWE below gives the error Paragraph ended before \@ynthm was complete In the ...
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How do I insert text into the footline of a specific slide in Beamer?

I'm trying to insert references into a beamer footline. These references are different for each slide, so I cannot include them in the footline template - unless there is then some way to later define ...
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Switching mode within macro doesn't work

I defined the macro \ShowOnlyInBeamerMode that should print a frame if beamer is not in handout mode and its first argument isn't empty (see the appended code). Unfortunately the macro doesn't work ...
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Using ntheorem with beamer?

I am trying to prepare a mathematical presentation using LaTeX's beamer class. Since I already have an article on the subject, I want to copy various parts of it into the presentation, in particular ...
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Weird issue involving pstricks, dvi->ps->pdf toolchain, and the letter combination rt

This is an extremely weird bug [Edit]it's not a bug, the problem was in my code. I spent 1 hour bringing this down to a small working example, can't figure out if its minimal. Set up: Ubuntu latest ...
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Is there a specialized Pdf viewer for Latex-Beamer presentations on Linux?

Most of the time when presenting a talk people connect their laptop to a video projector. So they effectively have an extra screen at their disposal. Because of that many Software options for ...
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\apptocmd into a conditional—why it does not work?

Why the following MWE does not work while if I comment the conditional it works? \documentclass{beamer} \makeatletter \@ifclassloaded{beamer}{ \usepackage{bookmark} \usepackage{etoolbox} ...
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How extend beamertemplate{background}?

I am writing a custom beamer theme. In one of my theme .sty files I am using: \setbeamertemplate{background}{ \begin{tikzpicture} \useasboundingbox (0,0) ...
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References on the same slide on beamer

I would like to put references on the same slide which is being referenced. The best place in my opinion will be above the short name of presentation and date row. How can I achieve this? Mwe: ...