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problem with math font and LuaLaTeX

The following code works fine if compiled in pdflatex: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{quattrocento} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Quattrocento $30\cdot40$ \end{frame} \end{document} As is ...
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Beamer , conference poster change the header area

I am making a conference poster using a template provided in this link. http://www.njohnston.ca/2009/08/latex-poster-template/ I want to reduce the size of the header area ( Title area), may be by ...
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Bottom left of Beamer Slide in LyX

Looking to fully customize the bottom left of all of my slides in LyX. I have three authors and it is trying to fit all of our full names while I want is "X et al. (Institution)" or just "X et al." ...
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Citation in plain text

I need to cite a paper at the end of a quotation right after the end of the text in beamer. In my example the reference appears after the text, but in italics. How can I change it to the normal font? ...
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LaTeX Beamer Block “Sandwich Style”

How can I create a block in LaTeX Beamer in "Sandwich Style", i.e., that has both a title and a footer. Ideally, the background colors could even be different. Here is an illustration (with incorrect ...
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Use of siunitx, beamer and \maketitle simultaneously?

I'm using beamer and I'm not able to use the package siunitx features within the \maketitle environment. Minimal NOT working example \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{siunitx} \title{\SI{5}{\micro ...
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no items shown bibliography beamer

Hi I'm quite new to beamer class, I'm trying to add a bibliography at the end of my presentation, latex compiles it without any errors, the reference slides is created but without any items shown in ...
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How to add a subtitle to a beamer?

Now i have a frametitle named "AAA", but now i've got a subtitle named "bbb", is there some ways to add "bbb" as a subtitle. The following is the codes: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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Error on including large videos with media9 [closed]

I am trying to include a video of 17MB using the media9 package in a beamer presentation (I am using MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows 7): \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{media9} ...
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Datatool (datagidx) index with special characters

When I define multiple terms that contain an underscore and begin with the same string ex_ 1, ex_ 2 (as shown in the example below) I get the following error: ! TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input ...
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How to keep the first item invisible before I click the screen?

See the picture. The current situation is that the frame title and the first item appears at the same time. But I only want to let the frame title visible at first, and after I click the screen, the ...
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Beamer \pause in LaTeX minted

How can I \pause in the middle of a minted source code in Beamer? \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usepackage{minted} ... \newminted{csharp}{bgcolor=gray!25,fontsize=\footnotesize,mathescape} ... ...
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how can I extend the width of item?

Please see the picture first. I want to keep the first width of item rectangle, meanwhile extend the second item rectangle, make it longer. I mean that I'd like to let the leftmargin & ...
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Beamer - handoutWithNotes not working properly

I'm using the handoutWithNotes package but I have the problem that whenever the number of slides is not a multiple of the number of slides per page, too many notes pages are printed. As an example, ...
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how to make the choices be near to the title?

I'm making a latex slideshow. I want to let the four choices be near to the title. It means that I don't want any gap between the question and the choices. How can I achieve that? Be grateful with ...
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Presentation - set theory [duplicate]

I would like explain the set theory, but I don't know how to do this. For example I want to combine them. This is my inital code: \documentclass{beamer} %contains the document size %handout for ...
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Why is the file size/compilation-time of a beamer presentation increased if the `handout` option is removed?

I did a beamer presentation recently and was annoyed by The increase in file size when the handout option is not given. The increase in time it took to run pdflatex I think these two problems ...
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Beamer: How to remove global background image from a certain frame?

I have set a global background image \usebackgroundtemplate { \centering\includegraphics[width=\paperwidth,height=\paperheight{bgs/global.png} } The problem is, I need to replace this with a ...
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knitr pdf search invisible text

I use the fantastic knitr to generate beamer-pdf’s with hundreds of slides of plots. Every plot shows data of different measuring equipment, so for example the plot showing result of measuring ...
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Too large line spacing with different font size (\tiny) in beamer

When using the \tiny font in slides created with the beamer package I find that the spacing between lines in a wrapped paragraph is too large. (This only happens when mixing fonts within one ...
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Beamerposter not showing correct fonts in math mode

I am making a poster using beamer package and I have problems in mathematical symbols like summation and fractions. My preamble file has following \documentclass[final]{beamer} ...
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Creating a custom Beamer theme. Need to remove the footline for the title page only

First of all, I'm aware of this question and it's really not what I'm asking: the solution given there is to issue \setbeamertemplate{footline}{} in a localized group containing the \titlepage ...
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Uncovering lines in an equation in split environment

How does one uncover lines in a multi-line equation one by one? I have taken a careful look at the answers provided here. It hasn't solved my problem. For example, my equation is the following and I ...
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Can I use Beamer's \alert<x>{…} inside fancyvrb Verbatim with overlay?

I would like to use Beamer's \alert<x>{...} command inside of a Verbatim environment (from the fancyvrb package) to highlight the text. I've found that when the \alert command is inside the ...
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Full width image in beamer?

I have a beamer presentation with a custom style which creates a red bar along the bottom of each slide. When I change the geometry and then revert it with restoregeometry, the red bar is now shifted ...
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bm and pxfonts conflict in beamer

This is pretty much the same question as No room for a new \mathgroup, with the difference that the proposed solutions do not work when using the beamer class. The code: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Indexes using datagidx where multiple terms have a single index entry

I'm building off of an example here from the LaTeX Community. What I want to do is create an index where multiple terms link to the same word in the index. So for example if the terms toyota, ford, ...
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Can I have another choice to add the time in beamer except the tdclock [duplicate]

Last time, I question that the sumatrapdf cannot show the time. you can see sumatrapdf question And I get the answer it doesn't support the java. Then I use the Adbreader,it's ok. Now, Regardless ...
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Reset slide counter after \pause in Latex Beamer

\begin{itemize} \item text1 \pause\item text2 \pause\item text3 \end{itemize} \begin{figure} \includegraphics<1>[width=\textwidth]{pics/graphic1.jpg} ...
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How to manage long title with progressbar [closed]

I'm using progressbar. I need some help to manage my "too long title". The usual commands \title [short title] {long title} doesn't work. I'm looking for any way to use a short title in the footnotes ...
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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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Strike through text without affecting text box size

I want to strike through text with a simple line. Unfortunately, in the solution(s) I found, the text always has a larger distance to the next line (see example). How can I strike through text ...
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Beamer pdf play video WITHOUT sound [closed]

My beamer pdf plays the video but there is no audio! My code is given below - \documentclass[graphics]{beamer} \usepackage{movie15} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{This is a movie showing a ...
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Beamer references are zero-indexed

I'm using \bibliographystyle{amsalpha} for my bibliography style since I read in this thread that that particular bibliography style allows the references to be more compact, which was correct. In ...
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How include a Feynman diagram in a beamer presentation? [duplicate]

I have a bunch of Feynman diagrams constructed with "feynmp" that I would like to include in a beamer (presentation mode). I know Tikz works but then I have to redraw each and every diagram from ...
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Feynmp together with beamer

How do you include a Feynman diagram in a beamer presentation? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb,latexsym} \usepackage{slashed} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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problem about drawing a map

I want to draw the map below. The input is N,e,R, output is R^d. In the box, S is in \mathcal{S}; so is M. It seems a little hard for me. Who can help me ? I drew a box with the following code : ...
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bookmarksnumbered option of hyperref in beamer document

I wanted to put section numbers in pdf bookmarks of a beamer document. But section numbers didn't show up. What is the problem? \documentclass{beamer} \hypersetup{ bookmarksnumbered=true } ...
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beamer presentation with enumerated list problem

I have a beamer presentation. In the presentation I have a numbered list... within each number I have a sub-numbered list which I would like to be like the following. How do I fix this problem? 1. ...
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Splitting Algorithm across multiple slides

I am wondering how to split an algorithm across multiple beamer slides. The algorithm is created using package psuedocode. I tried using [allowframebreaks] but all that did was push my algorithm to ...
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Trouble using ffmpeg to encode a h264 video in a .mp4 container to use with media9

I can't get an ffmpeg encoded libx264 video in a .mp4 container to work with media9 and beamer. The pdf is created using pdfLaTeX. It seems to be some kind of ffmpeg issue since the following work ...
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How to make the text of list horizontally in beamer

The MWE is \documentclass[14pt]{beamer}% http://ctan.org/pkg/beamer \let\Tiny\tiny% http://tex.stackexchange.com/q/58087/5764 \usetheme{Berkeley} \makeatletter \beamer@headheight=1.5\baselineskip ...
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Beamer image not centered

The following code: \frame[plain] { \frametitle{} \includegraphics[scale=0.75]{1.jpg} } is resulting in an image which is offset to the right. The left margin is larger than the right margin. ...
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Color Gradient between block and blocktitle leave a white line [closed]

![The color gradient between the block title and block body in beamer leaves a small white line to the far left of where the color-gradient bar used to be I used these four lines at the beginning of ...
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Same color and size of tableofcontents? (Beamer, Warsaw)

I want to write something with the exact same color and size that the title sections are written in the Warsaw theme of Beamer, but in a random place of the presentation as any other word. Is that ...
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Manual line break in beamer \title adds spurious comma in \inserttitle

Currently I'm preparing a presentation with the beamer class. I want to add a manual line break (with \\) to the title to make it look nicer. However, in the \inserttitle command (which I use in the ...
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Exclude section from handouts

I want to exclude a whole section of my beamer presentation in the handout version. Frames and content can be hidden using the overlay specifier <handout:0>. But how do I hide the \section to ...
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\AtBeginSection in other document classes like article or book

I understand that there is \AtBeginSection in beamer class which allows us to execute a set of commands at the start of each section. As we find in beamer guide, \AtBeginSection[⟨special star ...
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Creating a handout with the notes of a second screen

How can I print slides and their accompanying note pages from a second screen as a handout? I try to accomplish this look: (preferably 3 slides and their 3 note pages per page, the spaces between ...
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Calculating Beamer presentation progress excluding appendix

Problem description In trying to calculate the progress of a Beamer presentation, one can use \pgfmathtruncatemacro{\prog}{100*(\insertpagenumber)/(\insertdocumentendpage)} where \prog tracks the ...