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Using \pause with Feynman diagrams in Beamer

When using Beamer (for a presentation), Feynman diagrams (created with Feynmp-auto) don't appear to work with \pause or \uncover, the diagrams are just there from the start of the slide. However both ...
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How to define a beamer slide in a .sty file

I created a beamer slide use for transition or to thank audience. How may I put it in the .sty file of my theme ? \begingroup \setbeamercolor{background canvas}{bg=fore!115} ...
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Two slides at once [duplicate]

What package is used to make slides like these: http://cr.yp.to/talks/2015.01.12/slides-djb-20150112-4x3.pdf It's two vertical slides at a time in a split screen format.
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Creating two columns in beamer

I have searched the stackexchange for a resolution of this problem, but I am still getting an error message when I put in the following (for now neglecting other things in my document, such as ...
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Control colors and shading of navigation circles in Beamer top line

I am preparing a presentation in Beamer using \useoutertheme{miniframes} and \useinnertheme{circles}, and my own modded version of the default colortheme. I want to have a Frankfurt-like navigation ...
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Beamer: print slides and notes on A4 paper correctly

Following up on this question, I have the MWE example below, that works well except for when I want to print the resulting pdf, which becomes completely shrunk ... so small that I cannot read the ...
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Reduce horizontal width of miniframe in beamer

I have a beamer presentation with only three sections. Right now they are spaced at equal distances across the slide, but I would like to compress them so that they are spaced evenly in the left hand ...
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Beamer in arabic language doesn't accept footnotes

Using beamer in arabic language, we adapt many of its commands and themes to this language, but when I put a footnote if the arabic language is charged, I have the error message '! LaTeX Error: No ...
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put logo on top right corner in beamer [duplicate]

I want to put logo at top right corner in beamer, maybe just align with the title line but should not depended on title bar exist or not :-). For reference,another topic is to put logo at the bottom ...
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Best program/package for creating LOTS of function graphs to use in Beamer?

I am looking for program/package recommendations for drawing graphs. I know similar questions have been asked before, but I have some pretty specific needs because of the project I'll be working on. ...
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How to implement this outline logic in Beamer?

I'm working on my Ph.D. dissertation defense presentation, using Beamer LaTeX package. I've tried to implement a certain logic of presenting an outline gradually, section by section - exactly as this ...
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align logo with pagenumber in beamer

How can I align logo and page number at the same level? Now it seems logo on top of page number. \documentclass[t]{beamer} \beamertemplatenavigationsymbolsempty \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame ...
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How do I cover the title in the footline of my beamer presentation? [duplicate]

So the title of the presentation is too long and it doesn't fit in the footline of each frame, so it looks cut off. I'm using the Copenhagen theme. I need to cover it, or at least put a [...] at the ...
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A table of contents for each section. Including only the entries of that section

I am preparing a presentation on Beamer and I will have different sections. I would like to put a title page and a table of contents for each of the section. In particular, for each section a toc ...
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Beamer itemize: when changing an item to a figure item alert doesn't work

I did a presentation, where I have an "animated" list, with the current item showing in red. After showing the last item I want to change the last item to a figure, to have a more picturesque way of ...
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How to typeset a math proof in beamer that displays line by line

I'd like to display a step-by-step proof of a mathematics result. I want to have steps following other steps inside amsmath's align environment, except I want to \pause the slide after each line in ...
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What is the easiest way to produce a dynamic (two-theme) Beamer presentation?

First, allow me provide you with a little bit of context. Recently, I have started working on preparing presentation slides for my upcoming Ph.D. dissertation defense. The discipline is information ...
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! Undefined control sequence. minipage graphic

I am trying to add two minipages beside each other in Latex beamer and I am getting the error ! Undefined control sequence. I appreciate any help. \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} ...
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Ignore commas in fields in TSV file

I'm importing data from a tab-separated values file. Unfortunately, there's a comma in one of the fields: between the surname and firstname. How can I ignore the comma when the file is imported so I ...
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how to enter bold-backslash in latex?

I am using beamer making a presentation, I want to add a bold backslash inside a text, \textbf{\textbackslash} does not seem to work, can someone tell me please how to enter a bold-backslash? the ...
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package keyval error: current slide undefined [closed]

I'm trying to prepare a presentation using latex but it gives an error: "package keyval error: current slide undefined. See the keyval package documentation for explanation.Type H for ...
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Warnings In TexStudio when compiling [closed]

Firstly, I'm working on a Beamer Presentation; it appears to work correctly but there are some problems.. for instance , it does not apear the title..Blocks etc.. I have some problems in relation ...
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Co-author in footline, Berkley theme

I am using Berkley theme. I want to add the name of co-authors in footnote in the title page. How can I do it ? I used \footline{}, \footnotetext{} but in vain. { ...
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Animating letters in an already animated cell (of a table)

I am a newbie to beamer. I want to animate some cells (the corner cells) of my table to become blue during a presentation. I then want some letters in those cells to be animated to green. Can someone ...
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including several beamer presentations as minimized images in a frame

I want to have a frame in such a way that it contains, say, 4 small images. Each one of these images is the first frame of a beamer presentation, so that when I click to the small image it zooms to ...
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How to place multiple sub figures in the same position, width and height in beamer?

I have spend all day and still can not figure it how to do it. This question is related with How to place multiple TikZ figures in the same position/height in beamer? I have tried all possible ...
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Change default colour used in Boadilla

I am making a beamer presentation using Boadilla style. However, I would like to change the default blue colour. Is there a quick fix for this, please? Thank you! The following is my code. ...
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Making algorithm2e environments “overlay aware” in beamer

What is the right away to make algorithms overlay aware in beamer? When using algorithm2e in a beamer presentation, an algorithm on a frame with overlays can get more than one number. For example, ...
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Beamer: Nodes inside itemize

I am trying to include nodes as items, so that the text is aligned as it was a normal item, but I could still include arrows and boxes as in the MWE below: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Is it possible to fix the width of the included image with `includegraphics`?

I have tried to use the renewcommand do redefine includegraphics, as shown in this answer: % save the meaning of \includegraphics \LetLtxMacro\latexincludegraphics\includegraphics ...
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\textsubscript undefined in Beamer? [duplicate]

Beamer tells me \textsubscript is undefined. Isn't it a core LaTeX command? How can I use the command in Beamer? This example throws "undefined control sequence" errors and does not subscript the ...
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How can I have a horizontally shaded frametitle in beamer?

This question is similar to How can I have a horizontally shaded block title in beamer?. I want to achieve the horizontal shading effect in the frametitle and when I use ...
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Animate settings for static and dynamic pdf

I'm trying to create beamer slides with an embedded animation using animate that works well with static pdf viewers and Acrobat Reader. The basic issue is that the last frame of the animation is the ...
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How to format the case equation to look nicer?

I want to typeset the equation in my beamer frame: This is my solution and of course, it doesn't look well. And my code is : \[ \parbox[c][2cm]{2cm}{Attainable \\ GFlops/sec} = ...
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Beamer's (implicit) options regarding tikzpictures and shadows

While trying to use the torn page effect in a beamer document, I was confronted to an unexpected problem. If you just take the the code of this answer and compile it, you get: If you just change ...
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Showing filled graphs from pgfplots, slide by slide with beamer

I want to uncover two plots one at a time using a combination of beamer and pgfplots. The MWE below highlights three attempts. The first attempt uses \onslide but doesn't seem to have any noticable ...
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embed mp4 video in latex beamer on Mac OSX Yosemite

I followed the answer of this post to install media9 package. Then I followed this post to embed .mp4 in beamer. But I failed. I included the package by: \usepackage{media9} and the related code ...
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Keep subsection counter the same for a few frames in Beamer

I have a few frames showing the same picture in the background but adding more pictures on top of it every frame. At each new frame, the subsection counter goes up by a dot. Is it possible to keep the ...
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Run a command at end of each Frame

I want to run a command (writing page ranges to a file) at the end of each frame. I can capture the page the frame started with at the beginning with ...
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Shift logo after hiding navigation symbols in beamer

I have a beamer presentation using the Warsaw theme in which I have a logo and I'm hiding the navigation symbols. The navigation symbols are hidden, but the logo remains in the same place. I can fix ...
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Tikzexternalize creates multiple copies of same figure

When compiling this document, tikzexternalize makes two copies of the small tikz figure. Is it possible to only make one copy to speed up compilation? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to place multiple TikZ figures in the same possition/height in beamer?

Recently I discovered that I can create tikz figures inside my presentation beamer file. Before I use to create pdf files separately and import them into my presentation. By applying the new process I ...
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How to remove spacing between figure and caption in the beamer class

i'm creating a presentation with the latex beamer class and want to change the spacing between the figure and the caption. I think it is to large at the moment. ...
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beamer box around equations

How can I make a fancy box around equations like the one in the left? I tried many time on my own but nothing satisfactory obtained!
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Changing the Hannover theme to fold subsections

I'm creating big presentation in beamer and I'm using Hannover theme to show sections, subsections and subsubsections. The presentation is big so the size of the list in the navigation bar exceeds ...
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Beamer remove literature heading

For some reason, even though my literature frame is called Literature, the generated PDF has Literature I in the heading instead. How can I get rid of that number?
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scope of \def within a beamer document [duplicate]

The following MWE displays the problem. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Frame 1} \def\test{hello} \test % prints hello \end{frame} \begin{frame}{Frame 2} \test % ...
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How to make the linked text colorful in beamer.

I want to highlight linked text with different color in beamer. for example, my code is as follows: \documentclass[a4paper]{beamer} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} ...
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How to remove total number of Pages from the beamer ppt slide? [duplicate]

I'm using beamer to create a PPT. But the default layout displays the current slide number alongwith the Total Number of slides. I dont want to display total number of slides. Please Help
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Description list not working in beamer

Description lists seem to be rendered incorrectly in beamer, when "show notes on second screen" has been enabled. In the following example, the first frame is rendered correctly while the second has ...