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How to let background image cover entire Beamer slide?

I successfully use the usebackgroundtemplate command to set a background image for a specific slide in Beamer as follows \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{CambridgeUS} } ...
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Custom TOC in beamer - customizing the TOC layout [duplicate]

At the moment I'm developing a corporate identity for the beamer class of my institute. In fact a power point solution is available and I'm trying to rebuild a tex-friendly version. However, at the ...
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Tikz animated figure in Beamer

If possible, can someone help me to animated this figure with Tikz in Beamer? I updated starting by 1 : ( Yamada-watanab ) 2: (Existence faible) 3: (unicite trajectorielle) 4: Tow edges frome ...
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problem with Tikz and Beamer

when i put this code on beamer i got bad figure \documentclass[leqno,mathserif]{beamer} \usepackage{graphics,bm} \usetheme{Luebeck} \setbeamercovered{transparent} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Why, in Beamer, letters written in math mode look as written in normal mode [duplicate]

I'm making a presentation with beamer and have noticed that letters written in math mode look exactly the same as letters written in normal mode; in other words $K$ looks in the PDF exactly like K, ...
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why my pictures in a beamer template are grey [closed]

I am using the theme in http://melmorabity.fedorapeople.org/latex/beamer/old/beamer-goddard/beamer-goddard-0.1.tar.bz2 My problem is when I insert a picture, my picture colors are all grey, I would ...
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Multiple navigation dots in Beamer for one frame

I am currently working on a Beamer presentation for which I use the navigation dots. I understood how to generate them using subsections, and if I want to have one dot per frame I found this answer ...
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Video from Beamer Plays Only One Second

Sorry about the title...it was hard to word my problem. I am using LaTeX, and more specifically Beamer, to create a presentation that plays a video file. The code I use is: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Recover from a pdf beamer presentation another pdf beamer presentation without the pauses

I have a beamer made PDF presentation which include pauses, and therefore double pages with the same content displayed slide by slide. I don't have the TEX code unfortunately. I would like to to ...
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Using \parbox in Beamer has unwanted effects

I want to change from an itemized list on one slide to an image on the next slide. I tried this with a \parbox with overlay specifications. It works ok when the inner position of the parbox is set to ...
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Beamer: Increase square enumerate size when using 14pt font

I'm using beamer with 14pt and when I use enumerate or itemize it doesn't look just right: I'd like to have: The squares slightly larger The squares centered vertically I have tried to play ...
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Create one presentation out of several presentations?

Is there a way to combine several Beamer presentations into one big presentation? E.G.: If I have two files a.tex and b.tex which are both presentations, can I compile them into one big presentation? ...
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Remove a titlepage navigation dot in Beamer [duplicate]

I would like to remove the navigation dot in Beamer that corresponds to the title page. Here is a MWE. As you can see there is an empty dot for for the title page... how can I get rid of it? NOTE I ...
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\lstMakeShortInline with @ delimiter

I'm including a fair amount of inline C++ code in a beamer presentation I'm making, and I want to be able to use the short syntax for \lstinline. My code displays fine if I use, for example, the ! ...
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Beamer: remove brackets in author's institution

In a beamer template I caught from the internet, next to the author's name there are brackets. I suppose they were meant for the author's institution. Anyway how can I remove them? Here is the code: ...
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\usepackage{lmodern} changes textcomp's \textbullet and \textopenbullet in a beamer file

I use \textbullet and \textopenbullet (from textcomp package) in a beamer file. It gives just what I expect: However, when I add the lmodern package in the preamble (to avoid font warnings and ...
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siunitx in scrreprt - problems with beamer class

I want to use the usepackage siunitx for my thesis (scrreprt). MikTeX asks for installing the documentclass beamer each time when I compile my document (and then freezes while installing). When I ...
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Total page numbers not shown correctly using beamer presentation package

I'm having some newby difficulty with beamer. Doing a simple presentation, I cannot get the total number of pages in the lower right to be anything but 1. Help! Here you go: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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One big block with 2 smaller blocks aligned to it

I want to align 2 blocks underneath one big one like this -------------------- | | | | -------------------- --------- --------- | || | | ...
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How do I include a gnuplot graph in a beamer frame? [duplicate]

I'm using the beamer class to create a presentation. I'd like to include a gnuplot graph, but inside the frame environment, that seems to be impossible. When running pdflatex, I get the error ! File ...
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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 ...