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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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Footer in Warsaw theme

I have the following code, but can't get a footer to work: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{textpos} \usetheme{Warsaw} \addtobeamertemplate{frametitle}{\vskip-9ex}{\vskip-4ex} \makeatother ...
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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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How to get beamercolor for block? [duplicate]

Suppose I have a block like this: \begin{block}{My awesome block} It really is awesome! It has a header and a body, both areas filled with fancy colors! \end{block} I want to use the background ...
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LaTeX Beamer, TikZ and overlays — page numbering issue

I'm using \onslide<…-> for overlays in TikZ: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \setbeamertemplate{footline}{\insertpagenumber{}} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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How to change author alignment in Beamer?

It appears that different classes set up author layouts using tables. I would like to render one of these outputs: Equivalent to \begin{tabular}{rl}: Joe Schmoe My Boss Jane Doe His Boss or, ...
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Beamer headline too long

When creating a beamer presentation in LaTeX, I have so many sections and frames, that the headline with the navigation bar is too long for the frame. Also, the table of contents is too long. I know ...
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Put a beamerbox at the top of the frame, even if the frame is vertically centered

How can I put a beamerbox at the top of the frame, even if the frame is vertically centered? I know \frametitle just does this! So you can reformulate my question: how frametitle does this? Here is ...
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How display italic fonts like an article document in beamer?

I wish to display italics like this that are used in article documents, but within a beamer document with the default use and font themes.
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Problem with the \mathbf command

In this MWE, I want to obtain bold letter for the letter "H" (compare the two "H") : \documentclass[10 pt]{beamer} \usetheme{default} \usepackage{lmodern} % load a font with all the characters ...
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Bug in label for legend with beamer, tikz, animate

I am very puzzled by this small bug. This example does not work because compilation crashes on the line containing \label{Temp\iIdPic}. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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Get access to beamer palette for tikzpictures

I can't get the solution proposed here to work: Accessing colors defined by a beamer color theme for a standalone tikzpicture ...
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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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How do I rescale an align environment on a beamer slide?

I'm trying to resize an equation on a beamer slide to make it larger. However, the usual approach of using \scalebox doesn't seem to work: \begin{frame} \scalebox{2}{ \begin{align} x &= y\\ y ...
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Indenting Text in Beamer

I am attempting to indent text, as below. To get the alignment right (and it's far from perfect right now), I've been using trial and error with a linebreak \\ and \hspace{3.1cm}. Is there a ...
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Animated arrows

I would like to animate red arrows, some one would help me? thank you. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphics} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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semiverbatim with tikz in beamer

I'm using semiverbatim with tikz in beamer. My following MWE throws error: ! Package tikz Error: Sorry, some package has redefined the meaning of the math-mode dollar sign. This is incompatible ...
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Using tikzpicture in beamer to make a directed acrylic graph [closed]

I am trying to add a directed acrylic graph to a beamer presentation. Using this code (reproduced below) I created a slide, but the image produced has every node and arrow stacked roughly on top of ...
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Beamer: default block not displayed

I am currently using Beamer to create a presentation. I'd like to use blocks, as I already did several times in the past, but it seems not to work properly. For instance, the following example ...
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Misalignment with framed package and column

I'm trying to use the shaded environment as follows: \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{framed} \definecolor{shadecolor}{rgb}{1,0.8,0.3} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Biblatex: footnote citations. Two references to footnote in same slide

I'm putting references at the bottom of Beamer slides. I'm referring to the same footnote twice in one slide, but latex is create a duplicate footnote: the label/ref is not working. I found a ...
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How to have an image on the left-hand side and text (with mathematics) on the right-hand side which are horizontally aligned in beamer?

Doing a presentation with an image of a graph on the left-hand side and the mathematics behind the graph on the right-hand side and I want them horizontally aligned. Thanks.
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How to use \mylabel in a \frametitle

I need to refer in \frametitle to a section that I have labelled with a new command \mylabel. Here is the code \documentclass{beamer} \makeatletter \newcommand*{\mylabel}[2]{% \@bsphack ...
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Vertical centering inside an overprint

Is there an "easy" way to vertically center stuff in an overprint environment? Based on the current answer, this is my test document \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{listings} ...
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How to preserve space when using an Overlay command in Beamer?

Into Beamer, I want to preserve the space when I replace an expression by another in a mathematics formula with the help of an Overlay command. For example, if we have in slide number 1 this formula: ...
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Figure next to text in beamer

I can't get my code to do what I want. I'm working in beamer and I want to position my figure on the left side of the frame and the text next to it, but I would like to work with alineas in my text. ...
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How to modify \AtBeginLecture?

I am using beamer to pepare my lectures. I am using command \AtBeginLecture{\frame{some text... \insertlecture}} to insert a tile at the beginning of the lectures. This put the desidered text at ...
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Natbib Article format: Omit volume and pages

How can I omit the volume number and page numbers from the citations in the footnotes of the following MWE Beamer example? \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \begingroup\newif\ifmy ...
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Invert fontsize command in setbeamerfont

I want to customize the frametitle in a beamer presentation. I have a problem with the linespacing, so I use the size*-version. The declaration is size*={<fontsize in ...
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Numbering figures in beamer while using the caption package [duplicate]

I am trying to number my figures in beamer while using the package caption but it doesn't work. I want to use caption because I can break a line with \\ and I like the way the caption is formatted. ...
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Navigation circles shown for title page with patch for no-subsections

I'm trying to create a custom theme for beamer. However, when I tried to patch the navigation circles to be automatically included without subsections (using the solution of Beamer navigation circles ...
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Subfigure is not working fine into a beamer presentation -

I have this in the preamble ... \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Getting Not defining \perthousnad and Not defining \micro when compiling beamer with Kile

I have some experience using LaTeX with Miktex on windows, but am only taking baby steps in learning how to do it on Ubuntu. I am using Kile as IDE for making beamer presentations. The pdf file is ...
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Why does the pdf file is successfully generated while the compilation ends with warnings in beamer using Kile?

I don't know what is going with Kile when I use the document class beamer. The pdf can successfully be generated after the compilation but I get many error messages. Please here a minimal working ...
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How to left align items in itemize that contains columns environment on beamer

I need to automatically left align all my items. The problem is that I must have a columns environment in the middle. But that environment shifts the items to the left. I tried setting ...
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csvsimple usage in beamer class

Why does this work \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{filecontents,csvsimple} \begin{document} \begin{filecontents*}{chunk.csv} line one line two line three \end{filecontents*} \csvreader[no ...
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Problem with listings when using line numbers, `name`, and `beamer` overlays

It's is well known that to ensure that a certain <counter> is automatically reset on subsequent slides of a same frame one has to use either \resetcounteronoverlays{<counter>} (for LaTeX ...
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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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Beamer - building footnote example with columns and minipage

While trying to construct a beamer slide illustrating usage of footnote command I hit upon the following problems. When I compile a slide with the following code: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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zoom in with enumerated list in beamer

I would like to create an enumerated list, with some more details on a second slide. What I try is the following Slide A 1 First 2 Second 3 Third However, on slide B I would like to display 1 ...
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tikzmark, listings and beamer's onlyenv

I found this limitation in the current tikzmark solution for highlighting lines of listings code in beamer. When I put the whole lot in an onlyenv environment, it seems the marks are not set, or ...
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Coloring text between pauses in beamer

I use a lot of pauses. I would like to set something globally so that the most recent slide highlights (by bolding, making red, etc) the text that just appears. These lectures have many slides to them ...
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Beamer: Imitating a beamer block - problem with the width

This is a follow up on my last question. I want a text block with (text width and outer shape) the same width as a beamer block but it doesn't work. The default definitioin of a beamer block is here. ...
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What causes this beamer block to be slightly offset to the right?

I'm facing a problem with the block environment in beamer. Adding a tikzpicture seems to offset the following block slightly to the right. What is causing that behaviour and how can I prevent it? ...
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maketitle error “Missing $ inserted” (accent character)

I am using LaTeX beamer for my presentation. When I use accent character "ľ" in \title, it throw an error Missing $ inserted. I am using \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}. Funny is, that if I use the same ...
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LaTeX Beamer: Frame outside sections - additional problem with outline between sections

I refer you to this answer to a similar question. I want exactly what the author of that post wanted, namely a slide with no section in the navigation bar highlighted for that slide. I find that the ...
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Beamer: Using href in notes

In my example \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfpages} %\setbeameroption{show notes on second screen} \setbeameroption{show notes} \setbeamertemplate{note page}{\insertnote} \begin{document} ...
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Problem, beamer, itemize

I'm doing a presentation with beamer documentclass. When I use \documentclass[c,10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[cp1250]{inputenc} \usepackage[slovak]{babel} \usepackage{pgfpages} \usepackage{helvet} ...
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Lstlisting in beamer presentation

I would like to insert a source code listing into my beamer presentation. I learnt that we cannot use lstlisting directly in the frame environment, so I am using the following trick: ...
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An Introduction to LaTeX in beamer documentclass in TeX format

Sorry if this is a off topic or duplicate question. I'm looking for An Introduction to LaTeX in beamer documetclass in tex format. Any help will be highly appreciated. Thanks Edited I'm looking ...