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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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Beamer: How to showcase LaTeX-Code and results that look like scrartcl

We are currently working on a beginner's course for LaTeX. We are using LuaLaTeX and Beamer for the slides. We typeset code with the listings-package. We often show Code on the left and a result ...
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How to make white-black themes Beamer?

I have problem that I want to change beamer themes to be white -black themes beamer like this: From my code (beamercolorthemefeminim.sty): \mode<presentation> ...
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How to stop nested itemizes being “again covered” in beamer-class

I'm using \setbeamercovered with transparency for "still covered" and "again covered" to make the current points pop out more. But when using an itemize in an itemize the points of the inner itemize ...
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No break line after theorem name in beamer

I have applied the answer of question Theorem content right after theorem name in beamer to my question. I put \normalfont after \inserttheorempunctuation but the result is unexpected. Could you ...
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Minipage not centered in frame

I'm making a presentation, and I have a lot of graphs and text. In one specific frame, I'm using the \only command to separate the graphs and the text. Here's the code: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Pgfplots labels jump between beamer slides

Below is a MWE that demonstrates my problem. The problem is how the labels move through each slide. It seems as though they are first right aligned and then become centered for the next slide. How can ...
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Madrid head/foot text color

I am working with the madrid theme for my presentation but the text of section in the headline and title in the footline appears in red, I am trying to change it. How can'i proceed. Sorry I used the ...
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Why the extra line in my tabular, using beamer [duplicate]

Below is a minimal example that displays my problem. In the top row I have an \onslide<+-> command that seems to introduce an extra vertical space in the table, which is not there (as desired) ...
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Sections repeated in TOC when using \uncover in beamer

I am making a presentation in beamer and I am using uncover<>{} to make it a bit more interactive. The problem is that when I use it, I get a second entry in the toc. Also the themebars on ...
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Environment textblock* undefined

My Beamer code is giving the error message: ! LaTeX Error: Environment textblock* undefined. But I do not use textblock in my code and another file with exactly the same header does not give ...
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Adobe doesn't render a beamer frame correctly?

I have a beamer presentation with the following frame: { \usebackgroundtemplate{ \tikz\node[opacity=0.1] {\includegraphics[width=\paperwidth]{mypic.jpg}}; } \newgeometry{margin=0ex} ...
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JPEGs in custom beamer theme

I have a few JPEGS that I need to place in a beamer theme. They are Cover Image - cover.jpg: 1st slide Header - header.jpg: 2nd slide only Footer - footer.jpg: 2nd slide to end The Cover Image ...
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Beamer bookmarks with allowframbreaks

Consider the following MWE which uses this answer to generate a bookmark for each frame: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{bookmark} ...
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Short section name in toc

How to display a short section name in the tabel of contents? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \tableofcontents \end{frame} \section[short title]{long ...
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Beamer — Revealing image in one minipage moves stuff in the other minipage

I have two vertical minipages and when I reveal a picture in the right minipage, the text in the left one moves down a bit. I tried to use the columns environment, but I get the same result. I'm ...
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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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How can I have [Fragile] Notes?

I want to use Easylist to make dot points in my slide notes. Easylist would be great for that. So I used: \documentclass{beamer} \setbeameroption{show notes} \usepackage[at]{easylist} ...
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Beamer patching footnotes warning

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[style=authoryear-comp,backend=biber]{biblatex} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Foo \end{frame} \end{document} ...
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How can I get \framezoom to work in evince?

The \framezoom feature of the beamer class is awesome, but unfortunately it doesn't work correctly in evince (and the TeXworks previewer). When clicking the zoom button, the viewer correctly jumps to ...
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beamer detecting last shipped out frame

Related to this wrongly repeated frame question, I use handoutWithNotes for the handout version of a beamer presentation. How can one know that there is no more frame to be displayed so one can ...
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beamer handout wrongly repeated frame?

I try to have a handout version of a beamer presentation using handoutWithNotes and 3 on 1 with notes. I have this error [47pdfTeX warning (ext4): destination with the same identifier ...
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Unravel the \writecontentsline mystery

Trying to program a macro that is similar to \adcontentsline: Applying \immediate\write to, say , \frameEntry{\insertframenumber}{\inserframetitle \}{\thepage} records the wrong page number. ...
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Changing the headline color in Ilmenau theme

I am trying to change color in beamer. I want to change the black bars into a charcoal color. My code is the following \documentclass[slidestop,compress,mathserif,11pt,xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} ...
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Letters in Math mode appear in greek [duplicate]

I am creating a beamer presentation with main language being greek. When trying to add letters inside a math environment either using $<math>$ or \[<math>\] the letters appear in Greek ...
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Beamer: Why does the title with the comma move up?

I'm having difficulties with my header. I don't understand why the title containing a comma moves up?! I tried to adjust to size of the box but no luck! You can see that the title on the second frame ...
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Automatically include a sequence of images

I want to include a sequence of images in Beamer (although it can be in another type of document). Something similar to the option Photo Album in LibreOffice and MS PowerPoint. What I did is to make ...
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beamer: color for fonts in head/foot different from bg/fg color

Is it possible to change the font color of the sections in the head/foot independent from the fg/bg color of the head/foot? edit: Here's a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \useoutertheme{miniframes} ...
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Hyperlinks (with autoref) color in beamer

Consider the following MWE \documentclass[leqno]{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \hypersetup{colorlinks=true,allcolors=blue} \setbeamertemplate{theorems}[numbered] \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Hyperlink with authoryear-comp in beamer

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{xpatch} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[style=authoryear-comp,backend=biber]{biblatex} \addbibresource{biblatex-examples.bib} ...
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Beamer - `uncover` within `only`

I've nest an uncover inside an only and it's not working as expected. The header of my document is : \documentclass[8pt]{beamer} \mode<presentation>{\usetheme{Warsaw}} ...
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Examining the current value of a beamertemplate

Beamer offers \setbeamertemplate and \addtobeamertemplate. I am trying to change one of these templates, but I cannot find a command to examine the current value of a template. The use case is that I ...
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Redefine beamer's blocks

I'm trying to redefine beamer's blocks to obtain something like this (upper block) : I've found 3 sites (with codes and pictures) which may help, but I'm unable to reach this goal on my own. ...
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Problems installing custom beamer style on Mac

I have texpad installed on my Mac, and would like to install a custom beamer style - Frederiksberg (can be found here: http://www.matdat.life.ku.dk/LaTeX/Frederiksberg/ ) The manual is not entirely ...
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Pause framenumber

I have some slides in Beamer and I would like to stop the counter of the number of slides at some point: in the example below, instead of getting 1/5, 1/5, 2/5, 3/5, 4/5, 5/5, I would like to have ...
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Help in hooking into the \begin{frame} environment in beamer article mode, so as to produce a list of frames per subsection

I am in the course of composing a long beamer document, which should serve both as slides for class presentation and as a mini-textbook. My document includes about 600 slides, which are partitioned to ...
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Frametitle height in Beamer using Madrid theme

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{A frame title} \framesubtitle{A frame subtitle} \end{frame} ...
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Alignment issue while using the Berkeley theme in Beamer

I have an alignment problem with my frames when used in the Berkeley theme. The frame overlaps to the left hiding the bar behind. Could you help me to solve this. Please refer the screenshot. ...
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Why does beamer change the item spacing when there are sub-items?

When an \item has another itemize environment inside it, the interline space to the preceding \item is slightly less than if threre is no sub-itemize (right image). This has the effect of bullet ...
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Modifying spacing between paragraphs, but not before the first paragraph, in beamer

Consider the following beamer code: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> \usecolortheme{crane} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{} Paragraph 1 Paragraph 2 \begin{block}{Block title} ...
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How to modify itemize in beamer with conditional spacing between items depending on nested sublists?

I would like to modify the itemize command of the beamer package so that it adds some amount of vertical space before each item for which the previous item contains a nested sublist. Here is an ...
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Edit beamerbaseboxes.sty to create square corners

I came across this answer, which shows how to edit the beamerbaseboxes.sty file to increase the "rounded-ness" of the corners of boxes, when using the "rounded" boxes innertheme. In this answer, the ...
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Beamer newtheorem translation

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \uselanguage{Spanish} \languagepath{Spanish} ...
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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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How could I modify vertical space between inst on titlepage?

I think everything is in the question. My problem is that my graphic is half visible because of the 4 \inst I have on the title page... So my approach to get my graphic 100% visible is to decrease the ...
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Beamer: currentsection and currentsubsection highlight differently

Consider the folllowing code: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usecolortheme[named=BrickRed]{structure} \usetheme{Singapore} \begin{document} \section{Section No 1} \subsection{SubSection ...
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PDF viewer for LaTeX beamer

I'm searching a PDF viewer for FreeBSD (Linux) which supports beamer's transition effects (I've some presentation with timed items). Adobe Acrobat Reader drops Unix-support. I don't need two-monitor, ...
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Modify Beamer Outertheme headline to contain section headings on multiple lines

In a theme such as Frankfurt or Darmstadt I would like to have section headings appear on two lines once there isn't enough room on the first line. Please see the image for the output I would like to ...
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Counters incremented too many times in a beamer presentation with overlays

It seems that a frame with overlays in Beamer needs to be processed multiple times. The problem is that a counter that should only be incremented once is incremented more than expected. How to avoid ...
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Beamer nested lists: do not decrease the font size

Simple problem: I would like the nested lists to keep the standard font size: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item Top level \begin{itemize} \item Lower ...