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How to add 'courtesy' to reference the source in beamer slides?

What is the usually followed way to add 'courtesy' for images in Beamer? I have looked up a number of searches on the Internet but could not find a solution.
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Beamer uncover text that was invisible and then make transparent

I'm trying to incrementally uncover items in an enumerate environment. The text should be invisible before it is uncovered. After each element is shown it should be covered again, but this time I want ...
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Beamer: sub-itemize visibility linked to previous item

Suppose I have a list where I want the item just before a sub-list to disappear somewhere during the uncovering of the sub-list. See example: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Possible bug? \setbeamercovered{invisible} vs. transparent within align* environment

I'm having some troubles typesetting my equations. I want to be able to uncover them one line at a time, while keeping everything that is on the slide transparent until they are uncovered. Besides ...
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Add horizontal separator between (landscape) slides

Using beamer, I have a created a series of slides. Can I print 2 slides per page (as done in the pdfpages package) but add a horizontal line (not an entire frame) to separate the pages vertically: ...
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Beamer with csquotes.sty and \MakeAutoQuote{‘}{’}

When I try to load csquotes and use '\MakeAutoQuote{‘}{’}' I get a the following error message passed through by latexmk: ! Package csquotes Error: Invalid argument. See the csquotes package ...
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Positioning blocks dynamically

Is there a transition that helps me to adjust the placement of blocks when I add more information in subsequent slides? I would like the first block to appear centered in the middle, then on the ...
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Getting a frame with listings in beamer

According to my experiments the listings package no longer allows \begin{frame}[fragile] \begin{lstlisting} %CODE HERE \end{lstlisting} \end{frame} you can use ...
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Pausesubsections pauses even when there are none

I have started writing a beamer, and up until now everything was going fine (I only had 1 section with no subsection). Of course, I got to the point where I wanted to add another section, but with ...
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Set color of customized title page \usebeamerfont{author,institute} sections only

For the following Beamer Code I would like to change only the color of the Author and Institute sections only to black. And leave the others blue. How can I achieve this? Thanks R ...
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How can I get rid of the section that the bibliography environment creates?

I am working on a short presentation using beamer. As the presentation is fairly short (less than 15 slides), I decided not to set sections within the presentation. The problem I am having is that, ...
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Beamer columns misaligned vertically

I'm trying to pu my beamer TOC on two columns and I have this problem. When I divide my page in two equal columns, the left column is vertically misaligned. \begin{frame}[plain] \frametitle{Le ...
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Beamer group navigation dots per section

Similar to the question (and MWE) asked in the link below, I would like to organise my navigation bullets horizontally per section. However, in addition, I would like to group the bullet points by ...
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Setting the optical size with beamer and fontspec

I am using fontspec to select a font for my beamer presentation. The font I am using has different optical sizes, and fontspec takes full advantage of this. This is great for high resolution print, ...
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How to make framezoom zoomed image fit the slide

I'm currently trying to zoom in to (more or less) the top half of an image on a slide in latex beamer class. How can I tell LaTeX to make the zoomed image fit the slide (see attached image)? This is ...
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Delete institute-space in title page (beamer class)

Using the beamer class, I designed the title page as follows: \documentclass[]{beamer} \title[]{This is the title.} \author{The name.} \date{The date.} \titlegraphic{ \begin{center} ...
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Poster: rounded=false de-centers child box

I am using the Jacobs landscape conference poster, and I want to change the alertblock's edges from soft to sharp. Accordingly, I edited the beamerthemeconfposter.sty and set rounded to false. The ...
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Create a link inside LaTeX/Beamer document

I am pretty new to LaTeX and I have a question. I work on a software to generate LaTeX and Beamer document from an other document which is not in LaTeX. For the LaTeX exporter when I had an anchor I ...
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Centering only a part of a presentation

I have the following code \begin{itemize} \item Optimal Effort:\\ $DPV{\Pi}_1(e)=-\psi(e)+(I+pe)\delta \longrightarrow \overline{e}=p\delta$ \\[0.2cm] \item Participation ...
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Beamer: drawing a rectangle that does not overlay the navigation bar

I am trying to draw a blue filled rectangle on half of the slide space. However, I do not want it to overlay the navigation bar. The following figures illustrate the current situation: The title page ...
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Error occurred using Beamer, Latex: “no output PDF file produced!”

The beamer class provides the user LATEX a series of highly powerful and flexible to create a video presentation. Among the strengths of beamer there is the possibility to easily manage transitions ...
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Disclaimer in Beamer, textbox, multiline, tailored location

I am trying to put a disclaimer text box in my first beamer slide. I need to be able to adjust the location, width of the box and the size of the font of the disclaimer. The disclaimer is also ...
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Beamer: Automating Black Pages without page numbering

I have the following code that I use in beamer to create blank slides that allow me to switch mode in my lectures and do some exercise with the group or something on the blackboard: { % black page ...
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beamer full vertical centering

I am working with no predefined theme. It appears that with \begin{frame}[c] Hello world! \end{frame} the text is not fully vertically centered; it's a little bit too high. I managed to solve ...
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How to move Beamer headline below frametitle?

I am creating my own Beamer theme based on the Berlin theme and what I want to do is to move the navigation bar below the frametitle, instead of the default position (i.e., top of page, above ...
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Layered beamer blocks

I just saw this example (see image) and I would like to know how one can do similar layered blocks. . Thanks
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AVI movie not displaying in Beamer using Multimedia package

Trying to embed a .avi in a Beamer presentation using the multimedia package and I can't figure out where I went wrong. Using Windows 7 and Adobe Reader to view the presentation, and TeXworks to ...
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How to include subfloat in href description field or \movie placeholder image (Beamer video)

I am using Beamer to include a video like so: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{multimedia} \usepackage{subfig}= \title{Project} \author{Author} \date{June 4, 2015} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Colour correcting a presentation for a projector

Projectors are notoriously bad at showing images and I'm wondering if anyone has been able to correct the colours/brightness in a pdf to compensate for this? In my case I've got access to the ...
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How to write to margin in beamer?

I'm creating a beamer presentation using the Bergen style. As you can see in the example below there is a margin to the left that is used in Titleframe, the ToC and the enumerate and itemize ...
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Placing tikz picture to the right of item in itemize environment using Beamer

I am trying to place a tikz picture to the right of an \item in a beamer frame and so far the closest I have managed to come up with is this: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Coincident enumeration of images in Lyx

How can I enumerate a list of images, where each image is solely displayed within precisely the same coordinates on the Beamer page? I was effectively doing this by duplicating slides; the first ...
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Connect \item and \minipage with arrows

I want to connect an \item in beamer with \minipage using TikZ. Here is a MWE \begin{itemize} \item (some text)\\[0.3cm] \begin{minipage}{0.4\textwidth} \begin{flushleft} ...
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Advanced animation in beamer

Can I input into my beamer presentation animation from gnuplot using epslatex terminal (or using package gnuplottex) in high resolution mode? I want to visualise my data result, so that solution ...
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How to personalize the sidebar in Beamer? [duplicate]

I am creating my own beamer theme while I am very new at beamer. I wish to add in the the sidebar, if possible at a specific position, (towards the end of the sidebar) a sort rectangle inside of it I ...
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How can I uncover the fraction line in beamer?

I would like to uncover elements of an equation one at a time. This is easy enough usually, but in this case I'd like to progressively reveal a fraction. The problem with the way I'm doing it is that ...
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Customizing navigation bar in beamer

I would like to customize the navigation bar (I'm using smoothbars) in beamer but I do not know how to proceed. To be more precise, I would like that all sections that appear on the navigation bar to ...
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biblatex does not print book in beamer [closed]

Good day to all! Today, I'm using beamer and biblatex. In the bibliography frame, I want to print book references. But, I didn't obtain the desire result. What I have done is at the end, into the ...
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babel, beamer and nag conflict

With the MWE below, I experience some problem. As shown, the MWE compiles fine. If I change from book to beamer, I receive the "TeX capacity exceeded" error. If I comment out either nag or babel, it ...
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Beamer *.sty file errors with TeXmaker and Windows 7?

I'm writing a presentation and testing it with one of the default themes of my TeX distribution (TeXLive 2013 on Windows 7) but before submitting the final work I'd like to apply my ...
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Resizing graphic to show relative size

I have divided my frame in two columns. Both columns have titles,picture,itemized text as in how to add title to column with graphics the only difference is that I am adding graphics in my frame as ...
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how to add title to column with graphics

I have divided my frame into two columns. Each column has a picture and itemized text. I am trying to add a title at the top of each column but that is not working. I would like to have a title on the ...
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Do not display empty subsection in beamer Warsaw theme

I have problem with empty subsections -- they are added even, when I set them using \section*{}. My MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{} \usetheme{warsaw} ...
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showing navigation buttons beamer sidebar won theme

I would like to add some navigation buttons in the sidebar. Does anyone have any suggestions for that ? \addtobeamertemplate{sidebar right}{}{% \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] ...
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Why is my minipage in beamer foreach environment moving horizontally?

I am preparing a presentation with several very similar slides so I would like to use a \foreach loop with \only to generate them. The frames also contains minipages and these minipages seem to cause ...
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LaTeX health check

Is there any health check facility for testing the installation? When compiling \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{beamerarticle} \begin{document} Hello \end{document} I receive in the log ...
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Problem in puting text under \only in tikzpicture environment

In slide 2, I want to put a "text" (not "node") "Hello" (as mentioned in the code) to the left of the node "O.D.E soln". Not able to do that \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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How to change the font family for tick labels in pgfplots + beamer + professionalfonts?

I am making a beamer presentation with some pgfplots figures and I want to change the font family to sans serif for all tick labels. The problem is that it doesn't work for the y-axis as you can see ...
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Removing page number from title frame without changing the Warsaw theme

I applied the idea of Removing page number from title frame without changing the theme in my beamer presentation slides. I am using Warsaw theme. However, modifications made by me in the latex code ...
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tikz picture inside beamer frame

I was trying to put this code from tikz official page into a beamer's frame and got this error: /home/.../file.tex:100: Illegal parameter number in definition of \test. <to be read again> ...