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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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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 ...
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Animation: How to move the position of an equation in a continuous manner?

I want to make equations (or words) to continuously move in a page for a beamer talk. A simple example would be we have "A" on the left margin and "B" on the right margin and then "A" moves towards ...
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Beamer Block: White Space When Using Math

I want to reduce the white space (above and below) when I insert an equation environment in a beamer block. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Antibes} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ...
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Beamer automatic overlay and quote play oddly together

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[<+-|alert@+>] \item Foo \item Bar \begin{quote} God doesn't play dice with the ...
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Table in Beamer

I have one problems about the table in beamer. The table can be compiled in \documentclass{article}, but not in \documentclass{beamer}. Below is the table I make: \usepackage{multirow} ...
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Tikz plot polar equation with foreach

Im trying to animate a polar equation using beamer, i couldnt find anything related to my problem here or on Google so my last chance is to request some help. I tried to take out the domain command ...
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What's the better way to include a Tikz sheme into a beamer presentation

I have this Tikz schem Code \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} %\usepackage[margin=1cm]{geometry} \usepackage{tikz,xcolor} \usetikzlibrary{shapes.geometric,arrows,positioning,fit,calc,} ...
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Trying to embed mp4 in a Beamer presentation

Sample document \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Amsterdam} \usepackage{media9} \title{TITLE} \author{AUTHOR} \institute{INSTITUTE} \date{DATE} \begin{document} \addtocounter{framenumber}{1} ...
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Changing margins in a beamer frame

I made a beamer presentation. In one of the frames I have a couple of pictures. However the left margin takes up a lot of space and the right margin is nearly zero. Having \centering in the figure ...
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Does justifying and `frame breaks' conflict in Beamer?

I tried the justifying techniques proposed here: My presentation in Beamer document class also have long bibliography. I have used allow frame breaks in a new frame which recommended here. ...
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Conflict between hyperref and multiinclude using beamer class

I'm working on a presentation using the beamer class, and I have the following problem: the hyperlinks created by hyperref stop working for any slide placed after a slide that uses the \multiinclude ...
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Use Texmaker to do Beamer Presentation, fail to generate pdf file with math symbols

My problem is that: (1) When I just type normal words or numbers like, $123+456=2$. Texmaker works well, and pdf file can be generated. (2) However, when I use slightly complicated math symbols, ...
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Highlight current section using alert in beamer

The following \AtBeginSection[] { \begin{frame}<beamer> \frametitle{Outline} \tableofcontents[currentsection] \end{frame} } inserts the table of contents at the beginning of each section, ...
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How to draw simple arrow between words in Beamer? [duplicate]

Under Beamer, how to draw a sipmle arrow between words in itemize? I do not need to configure the size, location or any other detail settings. What I need is simply a default arrow. I tried ...
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Why won't ball show up? \ball is undefined control sequence

%A.DOCUMENTCLASSes. %The document class produces a style for the document. %Most papers work fine with the next one. %For letter style see the letter document on the website. % For presentations, see ...
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PgfPlots bar with missing data causes columns to be “misplaced” [closed]

I looked for a similar problem here in SE but I couldn't find it. It's just driving me crazy :| Here is a MWE: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames, 10pt, pdflatex]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} ...
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Changing your bullet points in beamer block, maybe boadilla?

Can anyone give me a list of the different styles of bullets in beamer? I am looking for the command that will give me the typical 3d looking blue ball in a block I know where to input it in my ...
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a beginner trying out beamer, can't get it to itemize

I can't get this to itemize, I just want a couple bullet points in my block sorry for the lengthy header its my professors lol %A.DOCUMENTCLASSes. %The document class produces a style for the ...
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LuaLaTeX error when compiling visual counter

I asked a question about visual counters in beamer, for which I got this answer. Now I need to compile it by LuaLaTeX in order to use the package luapersian(below code), but it returns some errors. ...
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Pdf bookmark error in beamer

Hi. I've compiled a Persian language beamer file by both luapersian and persian babel package using LuaLaTex, and in both I've the same problem in pdf bookmark as shown in the figure (some strange ...
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Randomly assign background colour for each frame

How can a randomly picked background colour be chosen for each beamer frame? Note: This question is asked to round out the question Randomly assign color to background in the PDF whenever page is ...
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Keep frame title constant height regardless of content

I'd like the frame title background - the bar at the top - to be a constant height, regardless of whether I have a title only or a subtitle as well. One reason is consistency - I don't like the ...
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special circled frame number in beamer

Is it possible to customize frame number like figure below?
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Randomly assign color to background in the PDF whenever page is turned

Is it possible to change the background color of a Beamer presentation in the PDF in such way, that whenever I switch a page, the color is switched as well? Note that I do not seek a solution to ...
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How to add frame number “5/12”-style to theme template?

I have a long title, therefore I've chosen Amsterdam theme for the beamer package. However, I need to also show the frame number "frame/fromTotalFrames" style. How can I add the frame-no. on the left ...
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How to create a Beamer overlay \cover command, dual to \uncover?

I would like to define a command \mycover that is dual to Beamer's \uncover. In beamerbaseoverlay.sty the \uncover command is defined as ...
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Why is my beamer presentation failing to compile when I include letters in my math?

Forgive me I am new to LaTex. I have a presentation that I would like to do in Beamer, but it fails to compile when I include letters in my math statements. For example, the following will compile, ...
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Making \includeonlylecture{} only ignore frames but not global structure elements such as sections

I am presently preparing lecture notes in beamer. I have the lecture course structured into parts, sections etc and I would like use the numbering scheme consistently throughout the course. Without ...
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Beamer missing section causing Undefined control sequence error

I ran onto this error today, here is a minimum example: \documentclass[]{beamer} \begin{document} % \section{A section} \subsection{A subsection} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Cursed frame} This is ...