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how to create non linear presentation using beamer or prosper

8eamer prosper produces slides like power-point. Is it possible to produce non-linear presentation like the one produced by prezi?
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Beamer error - no output file

I am making a beamer file. While there's nothing in math mode, everything runs perfectly well, however, when sentences like $P_A\subseteq E_X$ is inserted, it cannot output a .pdf file, but its ok ...
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Beamer note page: Wrap text around slide preview

I want to have a more compact nodes page: I want to have the preview of the current slide at the top right and then the text wrapping around this preview. This is similar to ...
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Uncover Table Row-wise not working with \setbeamercovered{transparent}

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[10pt,compress, xcolor={dvipsnames,table} ]{beamer} %%%Beameroptions \usetheme{Luebeck} \usecolortheme{orchid} ...
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Changing the position of frame bullet indicators in Beamer

I am using Ilmenau Beamer theme, that, in every frame header, vertically stacks navigation bullets that counts the number of frames in each subsection of the presentation. I am wondering if it is ...
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When I use \cite{} in Beamer, the link points to the slide number rather then the bibliography ?

When I use \cite{} from BibTex in Beamer, the link points to the slide number rather then the bibliography ? is this normal ? How to fix it ?
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Beamer navigation bar dresden theme

I am using the dresden theme for a presentation. However, I have too many subsection in a section part of the presentation. The slides I have in a subsection are represented by circles that will ...
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Creating a hidden (unlisted) section and not breaking the current subsection

The Problem In my presentation, I want to incorporate a small crash-course inside a specific subsection. This crash-course should have no own section, but should be outside the current section and ...
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uncover cells in siunitx table beamer

I wish to show a calculation and update a table to help keep track of things. I use siunitx and booktabs in my beamer presentation. I want to have the numbers in the table aligned on the decimal ...
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Changing fontsize on individual beamer note pages

I am writing a presentation in which certain slides are heavily commented upon and others not so much. As I am using \pgfpagesuselayout{2 on 1}[a4paper,border shrink=5mm] (and thus displaying notes on ...
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Selecting specific slides for handout?

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \scriptsize \begin{enumerate} \item<+-> \item<2,3,5,7,11> ...
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Embedding videos using Beamer and Acrobat Reader

I've been reading a lot of related questions, but they last to use the media9 package. My very specific question is that when using Beamer in Windows to embed a video, Acrobat Reader is unable to ...
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array and loop to set frametitle, subsection, and text

In the example below, I store text into three variables (\subTa, \subTb, \subTc), and then use these variables to set the subsection, set the frametitle, and display text on each slide, all using ...
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Use bullets from mini-frames in sidebar outer theme

I would like to reproduce the individual "bullets" you have under section names in the "mini-frames" outer theme under the subsection names in the navigation sidebar created in the "sidebar" outer ...
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Caption numbering missing in beamer class when adding subfig package

I am having a problem with the beamer class and subfig package. Once I add the subfig package (for subfloats) the numbering of all my captions disappear. Please see the following minimial working ...
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Package for writing definitions in LaTeX

I want to write a definition in LaTeX.Is there a package or class that takes the definition , the author as arguments and prints in a standard definition format.In Google , they give package only for ...
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Trouble using an image in a Beamer presentation

I'm trying to include an image in my Beamer presentation, but I keep getting this error: !pdfTeX error: /usr/local/texlive/bin/i386-linux/pdflatex (file ./markov.jpeg): reading JPEG image failed ...
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line 66: Missing number, treated as zero \end{frame}

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Beamer–PSTricks Diagram “Wiggling”

I am working on a presentation using Beamer with diagrams done in PSTricks. I would like to animate one of my diagrams, and have achieved this by using various \only, \uncover, etc. statements. ...
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Beamer uploads graph but not labels

I'm new to beamer and am trying to make a basic presentation. I have some graphs (generated in STATA) that I want to upload to my presentation. The graphics are pdfs. Beamer generates a presentation ...
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Beamer: \framezoom with overlay target

Is it possible to use \framezoom to zoom pictures that have overlay specifications? In other words, I want to have a frame with several pictures, each having a zoom-box (or even several zoom boxes). ...
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Would I use \catcode, tokens, or look outside of tex for a markdown-like parser solution?

My use case: a LaTeX template for courseware designed in a beamer presentation style. The template I'm designing is company-specific and the specificity of the company's presentation guidelines limits ...
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Beamer: logo above the slide title

I'm making my own beamer template in LyX. On every slide, I want to place a logo and a horizontal line above the slide title. Also, I would like the line to be black. In the LaTeX preamble I have the ...
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Beamer customization - itemize not changing color

I am trying to recreate this presentation in beamer. I finally made a proper header, but for some reason my {itemize items} won't change color. Here is a code sample %&latex ...
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Eliminate page number in Beamer

I'm a new beamer user and after days I finally chose ea theme I like, but it has number pages included and I don't want them to be shown... Does anybody know haw to eliminate the page numbers in a ...
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Is it a known bug with the animate package?

In slide 10 here, I have embedded three animations in only one slide. You can see there's a bug by playing with the animations, is it a known bug ? Or is there something special to do in the code for ...
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How can I insert verbatim text to beamer notes?

I would like to inset Verbatim text to beamer notes. When using Verbatim in beamer notes, I got errors. For your information, below is what I would like to do. \begin{frame}[containsverbatim] ...
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Beamer doesn't compile on windows using minted

Have the same problem than him: Beamer presentation fails to compile after TeX Live upgrade I'm on windows using miktex (texworks), compiling with --shell-escape. I have the same message: LaTeX ...
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frame in NewDocumentEnvironment

With beamer frames, this does not work. \newenvironment{itemframe}[1]{ \begin{frame}{#1} \begin{itemize} }{ \end{itemize} \end{frame} } Adding fragile, environment=itemframe as an ...
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Beamer Frankfurt/Smoothbars Remove Shadow/Shading

\setbeamertemplate{title page}[default][colsep=-0bp,rounded=false] \setbeamertemplate{frametitle}[default][colsep=-4bp,rounded=false,shadow=false] \setbeamertemplate{blocks}[rounded][shadow=false] ...
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How can I do this page?

I'm a teacher math and I will give to my students a sheet with a mathematical summary (resume). I'm thinking in this model, but with other matter. How can I do this page? Thank you.
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beamer + minted most basic example fails (not the “fragile” problem)

I'm failing to get the simplest possible beamer+minted example to work. Here's my latex code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{minted} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile] \begin{minted}{python} ...
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Beamer “show notes on second screen” with pgfpages “4 on 1”

I'm trying to build on this answer: \documentclass[handout]{beamer} \title{The Title} \author{The Author} \usetheme{Copenhagen} \usepackage{pgfpages} \pgfpagesuselayout{2 on 1}[a4paper,border ...
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Headline Table of Contents in columns in Beamer

I was wondering if anyone knows how to tell Beamer to divide the table of contents in the headline in columns if there are too many sections, else leave it in one column. I found this thread very ...
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Beamer and babel packages in TeX

I tried to create slides with beamer and the babel package with Farsi option \usepackage[farsi]{babel}. When run I it with lualatex some error generate such as String contains an invalid UTF-8 ...
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Unknown graphic extension and file not found in beamer

The header of my file is the following: \documentclass[xcolor=x11names,compress]{beamer} \usepackage{times,amsmath,amsfonts,psfrag} \usepackage{latexsym,amssymb,float,stfloats,multirow,subfigure} ...
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beamer: suppress frames in handout mode gives spurios inclusion

While making lecture slides with XeTeX & beamer I stumbled across a problem with the exclusion of certain slides in handout mode. Since this appears to be spurious I have difficulties in ...
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Packages multirow and columncolor give ugly stripes

I have two problems on one slide. This is an example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tabulary} \usepackage{colortbl} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{xcolor} ...
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Beamer fonts in article

I would like to use beamer's fonts in a standard LaTeX article. Something like: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} bla $bla$ \end{document} But with everything with beamer's fonts inside? ...
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Two titles on a beamer presentation

I am presenting two papers at once and I'd like to put both titles on the same page. The papers have different sets of authors too, so I'd like to display that. Any suggestion on how to accomplish ...
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Referencing an article from a beamer document with xr-hyper

I'm trying to link to a label in an article from a beamer file. The reference itself works fine, but the hyperlink doesn't. It gets defaulted to page 1 of the beamer file. This is the article: ...
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Changing the colour of Beamer \titlepage using a .sty file

I've been looking for an answer everywhere to this, but so far, nothing seems to have worked. What I would like to do is change the background colour and font colour of the \titlepage command, but to ...
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Beamer: Visualize overlay borders in handout mode

I want to display the slide areas of a frame in handout mode. A possible solution could look like this: \begin{frame} % presentation mode On slide 1 \\ \pause On slide 2 \end{frame} ...
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In Beamer, how to prevent \includemovie from restarting swf animations?

On this frame, there are 3 swf animations starting once the slide opens. I would like to prevent them from automatically looping. I tried a few options without any success, such as endat=frame:10 or ...
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highlight listings in beamer

While trying to use listings and beamer, for highlight some parts of the code I found the following: How to make overlay still work inside lstlisting environment? However I notice that I can't ...
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Beamer for letter size paper

My daughter is in high school and is working on a science project. She has really enjoyed writing the paper in LaTeX. Now, she has to make a tri-fold presentation of the major points. In the past, ...
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problem with block environment

I am naive in preparing slides using beamer. I wanted to create slide with a block in it. I used same code which is already posted in this website. The codes goes as follows \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Formatting Follow Along Handouts for My Class

I am having issues with the \only<|handout:0> command, specifically with the resizing of blocks on my beamer slides for my students to use as guided notes for my lecture. I want to keep the ...
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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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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]} ...