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I don't have navigation bar in the beamer [closed]

I saw many threads that want to remove the navigation bar but my problem is I don't have a navigation bar...nor do I have page numbers. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Change papersize of selected slides in beamer

Is it possible to change the papersize of some frames in beamer? I know you can change the global papersize using\geometry{papewidth=,paperheight=} in the preamble, but assuming you want to change the ...
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font set problems in beamer

i want to set the main font in my beamer as "Consolas" i do like this : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{fontspec} \usetheme{Warsaw} \begin{document} \setmainfont{Consolas} \begin{frame} we discuss ...
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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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Fitting an array of formulas to the frame

i have drawn a picture with the following code : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,booktabs} \usetheme{Warsaw} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \[ \begin{array}{@{}l@{}c@{}l@{}} ...
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Call the current section name from within a subsection

I'm within a beamer presentation (again) and trying to get a frame title to automatically print the title of the section from within a subsection. The code (with example of what I'd like to do) looks ...
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Why do the following nested loops spin beyond my expectation?

Let's consider the following code that reflects my simplified scenario. I want to show a distinct integer for each slides. Of course the real scenario is not to do such a silly thing. ...
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Left-Align Table in Beamer Presentation

I have a table within a frame in a presentation using the beamer package, and it's centered in the frame right now: \subsection{Results} \begin{frame}{Results} \begin{table} ...
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How to make a series of step-by-step figures has a fixed position on every beamer frame? [duplicate]

Some frames have texts describing steps on the associated figure. I want to make the figures still fixed in position no matter there is a description text. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Animating perpetual motion with a forward moving line (TikZ/beamer)

I am trying to create an animation that gives a visual notion of a perpetual forward motion in time. What I would like to create is: An arrow starts moving towards the right of the x axis. Below ...
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Auto Repeating titles and subtitles

In Re-using the title of the previous Beamer slide, Andrew Stacey gave a solution for repeating frametitle and framesubtitle to the next frame. However it does not work for framesubtitle. How should ...
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Highlight some words of a beamer

If I want to highlight some words of following frame: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Paragraphs of Text} Sed iaculis dapibus gravida. Morbi sed tortor erat, nec interdum arcu. Sed id lorem lectus. ...
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There's no line here to end. \end{frame}

when i compile my beamer , it says that There's no line here to end. \end{frame} what does that mean? But the strange is when i delete the \\~ after every \item , it works right. But i want to start ...
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Mis-alignment of columns in tabular environment when using ulem (and beamer)

I have not been able to find a solution to the following problem in the ulem documentation. Could somebody help, please? When I use a ulem macro to strike through some text in the tabular ...
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\left\langle bigger then \Biggl\langle

I am putting a graphics inside \left\langle .. \right\rangle, as \left\langle \vcenter{\hbox{\includegraphics[scale=0.05]{images/lhs.pdf}}}\right\rangle_{av} The problem is, as it seems, for ...
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Reset custom counter in new frame

I'm using a custom counter to cycle bullet point colours in beamer: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx,color} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[latin9]{inputenc} \usepackage{marvosym} ...
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beamer: How to place images behind text (z-order)

When writing a beamer presentation, I often use textblocks containing a single includegraphics to place pictures freely on a slide, e.g. \begin{textblock*}{0.51\textwidth}(10.8mm,56.8mm) ...
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How to use \sout{} inside the \title{} using beamer class

The problem is on the title. Here is the minimal code \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{beamer} \usepackage{ulem} \title{\sout{text}} \begin{document} \frame{\maketitle} \end{document} The errors are ...
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problem with Greek in beamer (windows)

I am trying to write my thesis presentation in windows with Beamer but i have an issue with Greek language. when i want to add a definition from drop down menu , the letters dont appear right in the ...
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hf-tikz markin has to be on the 1st slide to be referable by overlay anotation

I am making a presentation in beamer. I would like to show some equations with description using overlays. code: \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usepackage[beamer,markings]{hf-tikz} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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beamer: how to render a tweet?

A few years ago, I've processed the XML output of the twitter API with a XSLT stylesheet to produce some FOP-based slides reproducing the pages of twitter: (e.g: ...
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Beamer how to change color of infolines and frame title

How could I change the color of color of infolines and frame title in beamer. I am using this now \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \useinnertheme{rectangles} ...
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Font display error in windows

I encountered the following while trying to process my PDF document from LaTeX, MiKTeX 2.9 Trying to make PK font mathkerncmssi8 at 600DPI... Running miktex-makemf.exe... miktex-makemf: The ...
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Converting animations to individual Beamer slides

I am writing a Beamer presentation which includes an animation, created via the animateinline environment within the animate package. When I create a handout of my slides (by setting the handout ...
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Beamer: changing background color leaves white lines above and below title

It must be simple but I don't find the last missing bit. I'm making a beamer presentation where I want single slides with a different background color. However, when I set the background color using ...
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Tikz: how to make a node within a text? [duplicate]

I would like to add a tikz node within a text in such a way that it doesn't add space between the lines. In particular, I'd like to animate (in beamer) a frame around the text without it taking space. ...
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Calling beamertemplate frametitle even for empty frametitle

Can I force the latex beamer frametitle template to be called even if the frametitle is empty? So in my case I want the black box with "Frametitle: " to appear not only for frames with frametitle, ...
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Equation position changing

Kindly have a look at the LaTeX code below: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,xcolor=dvipsnames,xcolor=table]{beamer} \pdfpageattr{/Group <</S /Transparency /I true /CS /DeviceRGB>>} ...
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Text below equation with hf-tikz

I would like to put explanation below math after boxing the pieces with hf-tikz. The solution I could find is using \underbrace but it does not look good. I am looking for an underbrace-like alignment ...
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How to set font size for all verbatims in Beamer presentation?

I'm trying to read through the Beamer manual, but I don't even really know what I'm looking for, so please help. How do I change globally (but even if it is a per-frame, it will be still good) size ...
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Is it possible to produce a video from LaTeX source, ideally including other video files?

I know that it is possible to include video to a LaTeX document using the media9 package. The downside is of course that not all viewers support this feature. I am going to do the opposite: I created ...
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Suppress text formatting in Beamer handout mode

During a presentation, I want to highlight certain texts by changing their color and underlining them. However, I don't want such effects on the handouts. In the following MWE, I define a macro ...
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Appendix in beamer: customizing page format

Here is a simple example of a beamer document. Say that I have an appendix called A and an appendix B. In appendix A, I have three slides. This should appear with numbering A.1, A.2 and A.3, while in ...
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Customize table of contents [duplicate]

I have a table of contents page which has several sections and subsections. Now, before i start a topic i want to display the all the sections+ sub section of the topic i am going to start. How can i ...
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Why overprint-environment not fix position?

I use overprint environment in beamer with two columns, when overlay it move down and the last slide has some space. How can I solve this problem. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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fontspec/mathspec ruins my parentheses with beamer

My problem appears to be related to this earlier post: Parentheses differ (XeLaTeX, fontspec, newtxmath, libertine) but mine seems even simpler. My problem is that when I compile a simple beamer ...
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How Do I Highlight Table Rows in beamer, Piecewise?

I would like to know how to highlight rows within a table in beamer, piecewise, so that when I present the piece, I can originally have no rows highlighted, and then the first, and then both the first ...
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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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Right-aligned figure while vertically aligning subfigures with beamer

This question is almost a duplicate of this question. The question is asked in a comment, but is never answered. When vertically aligning two subfigures as suggested in section 5.4 of the ...
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Beamer - missing $ inserted

I'm using texmaker on windows7 and I've got the following problem: if I insert a picture, I get the error: missing $ inserted.<inserted text> $\end{frame} \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to show auto-frame-break counter in beamer frame subtitle?

In beamer, I use a convention of inserting the section title as frame title and then providing a more specific title as subtitle. In this case, I think it makes more sense for me to show the ...
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Misalignment in frame break in LaTeX presentation

How can I split the frame in multiple parts? when I use allowbreakframes command, it hide my text and just show the figures. Please Help me. MWE: \begin{document} \subsection{Decimation} ...
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Grey-ish balls below and beside title box in beamer presentation

I have successfully used beamer for many a presentation, but there is a small blemish that I would like to resolve/fix. When I use theme Boadilla and color theme crane, on my title page, at the ...
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Color transition from title to main body

I've been scouring the internet for an answer to this question, unsuccessfully. I couldn't find it here. If there is an answer already, sorry and please direct me to it. I'm trying to customize my ...
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Transparent foreground watermark

As a follow-up to Add watermark that overlays the images, I'd like to have a transparent foreground watermark that doesn't render the underlying content, i.e. text and images, illegible. Is that ...
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Is it possible to create red/blue 3d color in LaTeX?

Is it possible to create a red/blue 3d effect in LaTeX using a preexisting package? If not, would anybody have any insight into how to go about this? I am planning to make a beamer presentation on 3d ...
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Create Beamer-Theorem like boxes

I would like to create frames / boxes for equations or text like in the Beamer class: outisde of the beamer documentclass, for example in the article class. Is there any package or trick to do this? ...
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No space between vertical rule and image

I want to design a titlepage for a beamer presentation (XeLaTeX, Miktex 2.9-64, Win7-64) and need to reduce the space between a rule and a graphic to 0. My code: \setbeamertemplate{background} ...
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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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Make a flashy text

I'm creating a beamer and I'm looking after some effects I could include to make my work more attractive. Is there a way to make a flashy text ? I'm thinking about an alarm clock : you know when it ...