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Beamer: same colour in the upper part

this code will create two kinds of colours in the upper part of each frame. How can I have only one colour, namely the deep blue? The code: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames,11pt,mathserif]{beamer} ...
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How to display videos

I'm trying to include a video into my presentation using this code: \documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usepackage{multimedia} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Test title} ...
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Display beamer with timer and notes

I manage to create a really nice beamer template and notes. I can create 2 pdfs: one with slides, one with notes. Now, I just need a dual screen pdf viewer that displays the slides in one screen and ...
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Access relative slide number in Beamer

Is there a quick way to access the relative slide number in Beamer? I'm trying to simplify the following syntax: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} $ t = \only<1> 0 ...
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How to prevent a beamer block from overlapping with a pspicture?

Here is what I have tried but with no success. \documentclass[10pt,compress,mathserif,smaller,fleqn]{beamer} \usetheme{Antibes} \usepackage{pstricks} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{listings} ...
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How can I make Beamer overlays with TikZ node attributes?

As a follow-up question to Tikz animated figure in Beamer, how can I animate a particular attribute of a node? MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{graphs} \tikzset{ node ...
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How to remove the header of the ToC's page and to place the ToC's title at top

Is it possible to remove the header of the ToC's page and to place its title at the top? If it is, how, please? MWE: \documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \author{The ...
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How to remove the default set logo from the title page and the ToC's page

How to remove a logo from the title page and from the ToC's page, please? Using this code : \documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \author{The Author} \title{Work ...
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Can we color and rotate a cube?

I want to present a cube to illustrate, and I want to color four of its sides. The colors will be blue, red, green and yellow; the two remaining sides should be clear or white or, perhaps, black. In ...
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customization of TOC

How to set a TOC in which only appears sections without subsections? EDIT: And on the beginning of a new section it shows only the content of it without displaying the header? MWE: ...
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How remove title page's set date

how to delete the surrounded date without deleting the footer's date? I've tried \date{}, but this would remove the footer's date too.
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How to customize beamer's color

I'm trying to replicate the following colour scheme in beamer, but am having difficulty in doing so: \documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} ...
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Latex beamer multimedia, movie15

I am using MiKTeX, Windows7, Adobe reader X. I managed to play a video in one of my slides with ether multimedia or mivie15. The problem is that the video starts and plays for some seconds and then ...
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Conflicting packages in presentation (beamer vs. ethiop)

I'm making a presentation and I have to include some text in Ethiopic script. For documents, the ethiop-package is a great help, but when in beamer mode, I get an error: ...
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The \titlepage problem in beamer

When I put in the preamble. It has several warning as Token not allowed in a PDF string (Unicode) Because I use the $^1$ in the title. Then when I put in the document. the warning appears. How ...
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movie15 - not show on the PDF

Not working? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{movie15} \usepackage{graphics} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[polish]{babel} \selectlanguage{polish} ...
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How to get beamer-style bibliography (with icons) when using article class and natbib?

I am writing a document in article class, using natbib, and would like to produce a bibliography with icons in the left-hand margin, which illustrate the type of resource being listed. After some ...
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How to make the navigation bars gradually proceed in beamer

I found when the section increase, the text in the navigation bar will be out of bounds. Like the following picture My MWE is: \documentclass[presentation]{beamer} \let\Tiny\tiny ...
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Using Algorithm2e package in Beamer

My MWE is \documentclass[pdf]{beamer} \usepackage[lined]{algorithm2e} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{algorithm} \DontPrintSemicolon \KwIn{Labels: set of all labels} \KwIn{F: combinatorial ...
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Pages w/o side bar (package beamer)

Hope this is not an FAQ. https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=294912 https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=294913 The submitter uses a theme, which is designed to have side ...
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How can I fade out the margins of a Beamer frame?

I'm making a poster with beamer. The department's printer has a specific printable area that I must stay within, but I'd like to have a gradual fade-out of my background pattern. How can I fade out ...
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How can I have a horizontally shaded block title in beamer?

\documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Rochester} \setbeamertemplate{block title}[horizontal shading][left=black, right=white] \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{MWE} \begin{block}{Title} ...
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How to remove image of tree in beamer progressbar theme

When I run: \documentclass[color=option]{beamer} \mode<presentation> \usepackage[english] {babel} \usepackage{amsmath, amsfonts, graphicx} \usepackage{bibunits, tikz} \usetheme{Antibes} ...
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xy and circuitikz conflict

Following MWE compiles: \documentclass{beamer} %\usepackage[all]{xy} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \end{document} Following MWE also compiles: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Blocks in Beamer

I want to put boxed text/block in Beamer and my LaTeX source is \documentclass[pdf]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{block}{Observation 1} Simmons Hall is composed of metal and concrete. ...
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reference on TikZ and Beamer overlay specifications

I read that: TikZ commands also accept Beamer overlay specifications, such as \draw<2-> (A) to (B); but I can not find any reference for it on the TikZ/PGF 3.0 manual. When I search for overlays in ...
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beamer: Text indentation within blocks

I want text indentation within blocks. My MWE is below: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{lipsum} % For global Justification \usepackage{ragged2e} ...
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Table doesn't fit in a frame when using Beamer [duplicate]

This is my MWE: \documentclass[pdf]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{table}[ht] \caption{GLIFT Label Propagation Rules for AND gate} \centering \begin{tabular}{c | c c c c} \hline\hline ...
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In this snippet of beamer presentation, strange space appears ? How to get rid of it? [closed]

In the following snippet code of a beamer presentation, in the slide 3/8 there is a strange space that appears as shown in the picture. please I need to get rid of it, how to do that ? ...
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Beamer: footer with current slide number but not total slide number; how to modify it?

I am using infolines as outer theme and I like it. I would like just to display the current slide number without the total slide number. I find an answer provided by Gonzalo Medina as the following. ...
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XeLaTeX/beamer/fontspec/unicode-math: Change font of all math digits

Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{unicode-math} \usepackage{fontspec} \setsansfont{some-font.otf} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} \begin{document} ...
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Problems using listings package and beamer [duplicate]

I'm having problems using listings package in a beamer documentclass. "! Paragraph ended before \lst@next was complete." my code: \documentclass[compress]{beamer} ... \usepackage{listings} ... ...
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Two consecutive greater-than signs

How do I produce the output >> in a LaTeX Beamer presentation? When I write >> or \textgreater\textgreater, I get this symbol, which I believe to be the guillemet(»): I do not want this ...
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Any theme that responds to these requirements?

I'm trying to make a presentation in which: The first page must include the subjet, authors, 2 coaches names and 2 logos at top, a footer which includes authors, subject, date and pages. The rest of ...
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How to customize colors of a beamer presentation?

Is it possible to configure the colors of this presentation? \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \useoutertheme{infolines} \author[Subham Soni S. \& Mithun C.K. \& Karthikeyan ...
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All blocks of beamerposter should be of same height

I will greatly appreciate your help with this question. I use beamerposter and want all the blocks (across various columns) to be of the same height (= max height of among all other blocks). I came ...
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Controlling Theorem tags in Beamer

I am writing slides which follow a textbook, and it is obviously desirable for the theorem and equation numbering to coincide with that in the text. I have no problem \tag-ing equations and linking ...
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In beamer, how do you make \only work after the frame?

I believe I understand \only<...>{...} fairly well, but I'm having problems with it. In particular, if \only comes after the frame it's supposed to be on, the text doesn't appear. Here is a ...
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Beamer headline navigation [closed]

I have a question about a beamer headline. I'm not sure whether what I'm trying to do will make any sense to you but I'm going to ask it anyway. What I want is some sort of a section navigation with ...
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beamer cellcolor overlay

My question is, how to implement the following overlay for tables in beamer. rows are shown one-by-one. rows are shown in sync with an "itemize" in the same slide. rows have different background ...
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Vertical centering of text in Beamer Boadilla [duplicate]

In the Boadilla theme of Beamer, text in each frame is vertically centered: Example of vertically centered text \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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\animategraphics is not animating the provided images

\begin{figure} \animategraphics[autoplay,loop]{10}{anim-}{0}{11} \end{figure} I have anim-0.png to anim-11.png images. And I have included \usepackage{animate} \usepackage{graphics} ...
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How can I make beamer and tikz work in my PC? [duplicate]

I am a newbie in latex, I have ran a few articles now with latex, but I am struggling with getting beamer and tikz to work without internet connection. Please help...I am using texmaker as my ...
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why is beamer breaking this tikz picture

I am trying to get this graphic to work and it does, if not used in beamer but in article for example. this here produces some errors: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Beamer template with different style options for frames

I am working on a beamer template which tries to mimick an existing .ppt-template from my institute. My problem now is, that the beamer template should be able to have frames with different styles for ...
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Cannot create animation in beamer with xelatex using the animate package [closed]

I 'm not a TEX expert and I am trying to ceate some animations in a beamer presentation using the animate package. Making the animations in a "normal" document (not a presentation) everything is fine. ...
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adjustbox and includegraphics page selection

I want to use adjustbox package to include graphics in beamer presentations. I prefer it over graphicx because it has max size option which only scale when figure size is larger than certain size. ...
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Show TOC in Beamer under special conditions

I'm wondering how to display the TOC: At beginning of section if there is no subsection At beginning of subsection else Each option can be achieved separately quite easily with the commands ...
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How can I connect beamer blocks with edges through the center?

X–Y Since my poster is on self-stabilizing algorithms (and quite frankly, I don't have much to say about it that's appropriate for a poster), I came up with a pretty cool idea for its layout. I'd ...
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What path can I use to specify content in beamer theme styles?

The author of this neat theme posted the source on github, but as the commits state, the background image was thrown in later and not referenced in the style files. I added a global background ...