{beamer} is a document class for creating presentations and slides. For general questions about presentations or slides, independent of the document class, use {presentations} tag instead.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
592 views

Beamer bullet mark different inside block

I am using \usetheme{Boadilla} \usecolortheme{orchid} \setbeamercolor{itemize item}{fg=white!80!black} \setbeamercolor{itemize subitem}{fg=white!80!black} to change the colour of bullets for ...
2
votes
1answer
397 views

Beamer class and U3D Views

I want to switch 3D views in my presentation. I have read in the movie15 package that it is possible with the command: (dice example from movie15.pdf page 16) \movieref[3Dviewindex=N]{dice}{Click ...
3
votes
1answer
461 views

Animation of a diagram with the package Smartdiagram

I use smartdiagram to create a circular diagram with automatic animation. I want to use it for a beamer presentation. I want to show some introducing words on the top of the slide before starting the ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Changing the order of reveal when using \pause

I'm using "\pause" to shade some text in my presentation. However I want to reveal stuff different than the top-bottom order they appear on the slide. I've thought about using "\only", however it ...
4
votes
1answer
258 views

How to fill a table step by step automatically in beamer?

I have a table in beamer as follows: \begin{center} A \begin{tabular}{ | l | l | l |} \hline & D & C \\ \hline D & (-5, -5) & (...
3
votes
2answers
112 views

Emulate \only in figures in non-beamer documents

I am writing a book based on lecture notes I have written using beamer. In these notes I have figures drawn using TikZ which I would like to transfer to the book. However, some of them use \only to ...
0
votes
0answers
617 views

Embedding video- beamer

I'm attempting to somehow include video in a beamer presentation. Right now I'm trying to use multimedia, with \movie{\includegraphics[width=3.8in]{rotation.png}}{rotation.avi} What I get (opening ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

university logo in top right corner of every slide except the title page in beamer

Several similar questions have been asked already, but nothing seems to work for me. What is an easy command that puts my university logo (I have it saved as an image on my pc) in the top right ...
2
votes
1answer
112 views

Adding caption at the bottom border of a page

Per title says, I'm looking for a way to place a small string at the bottom of my slides, preferably next to the slide numbers. I'll be sending someone a rehearsal of a presentation that I'll be ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Package keyval error: Frametitle undefined

I'm trying to compile a beamer presentation template but it does not work. The structure of the code is as follows: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgf,pgfpages} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
6
votes
1answer
114 views

Two counters for beamer presentations

I am doing a presentation using beamer and it is quite long. It is dividend in sections and at the end of each section I will do a break. Consequently, Iwould like to have a double counter of the ...
2
votes
1answer
230 views

Position image below bullet points in beamer

I am new to LaTeX and am currently busy making a slide presentation using beamer. I have two bulletpoints and would like to place an image below them, such that the position of the left side of the ...
0
votes
2answers
64 views

How to show incomplete items in the first time then complete them next in beamer?

In beamer, I would like to show two incomplete items at the start of the slide. Next, I would like to complete the items. What I want is like: I present two items to the audience (so I show the items ...
6
votes
3answers
4k views

How to put 3 figures in one slide in beamer?

I would like to create a slide in beamer and put 3 figures inside it with some text as show in the figure below. I tried this but it does not work. \frame{\frametitle{Examples} \begin{itemize} ...
6
votes
1answer
2k views

Changing FONT color in headline

I am wondering how can I change the font color in the headline of my presentation? I saw from Beamer how to change color of infolines and frame title how to change the color of the bar but not the ...
3
votes
1answer
165 views

tikzexample code line auto wrap in beamer

In beamer, if we demo some code with tkzexample package (refer to this example),sometimes code will run out of the frame box. Is it possible to make it auto wrap if code line too long? The distance ...
1
vote
1answer
217 views

How to make a 2x2 figure panel with \flashmovie?

I want to make a figure made of 2x2 subfigures containing different flash movies. The simplest case with one figure does not work because the movie appears in the left margin. Whereas if I use ...
4
votes
1answer
607 views

draw picture with absolute coordinate in beamer

Sometimes I want to draw some picture with absolute coordinate in beamer. but below example seems has some offset when draw a circle. How can I draw a picture at a absolute coordinate? Current code: ...
2
votes
1answer
145 views

Using \pause with Feynman diagrams in Beamer

When using Beamer (for a presentation), Feynman diagrams (created with Feynmp-auto) don't appear to work with \pause or \uncover, the diagrams are just there from the start of the slide. However both ...
0
votes
1answer
87 views

How to define a beamer slide in a .sty file

I created a beamer slide use for transition or to thank audience. How may I put it in the .sty file of my theme ? \begingroup \setbeamercolor{background canvas}{bg=fore!115} \begin{frame}[...
2
votes
0answers
40 views

Two slides at once [duplicate]

What package is used to make slides like these: http://cr.yp.to/talks/2015.01.12/slides-djb-20150112-4x3.pdf It's two vertical slides at a time in a split screen format.
5
votes
1answer
16k views

Creating two columns in beamer

I have searched the stackexchange for a resolution of this problem, but I am still getting an error message when I put in the following (for now neglecting other things in my document, such as ...
3
votes
1answer
525 views

Control colors and shading of navigation circles in Beamer top line

I am preparing a presentation in Beamer using \useoutertheme{miniframes} and \useinnertheme{circles}, and my own modded version of the default colortheme. I want to have a Frankfurt-like navigation ...
0
votes
1answer
432 views

Beamer: print slides and notes on A4 paper correctly

Following up on this question, I have the MWE example below, that works well except for when I want to print the resulting pdf, which becomes completely shrunk ... so small that I cannot read the ...
6
votes
1answer
359 views

Reduce horizontal width of miniframe in beamer

I have a beamer presentation with only three sections. Right now they are spaced at equal distances across the slide, but I would like to compress them so that they are spaced evenly in the left hand ...
4
votes
1answer
215 views

Beamer in arabic language doesn't accept footnotes

Using beamer in arabic language, we adapt many of its commands and themes to this language, but when I put a footnote if the arabic language is charged, I have the error message '! LaTeX Error: No ...
6
votes
1answer
8k views

put logo on top right corner in beamer [duplicate]

I want to put logo at top right corner in beamer, maybe just align with the title line but should not depended on title bar exist or not :-). For reference,another topic is to put logo at the bottom ...
5
votes
1answer
428 views

Best program/package for creating LOTS of function graphs to use in Beamer?

I am looking for program/package recommendations for drawing graphs. I know similar questions have been asked before, but I have some pretty specific needs because of the project I'll be working on. ...
1
vote
1answer
143 views

How to implement this outline logic in Beamer?

I'm working on my Ph.D. dissertation defense presentation, using Beamer LaTeX package. I've tried to implement a certain logic of presenting an outline gradually, section by section - exactly as this ...
3
votes
3answers
416 views

align logo with pagenumber in beamer

How can I align logo and page number at the same level? Now it seems logo on top of page number. \documentclass[t]{beamer} \beamertemplatenavigationsymbolsempty \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

How do I cover the title in the footline of my beamer presentation? [duplicate]

So the title of the presentation is too long and it doesn't fit in the footline of each frame, so it looks cut off. I'm using the Copenhagen theme. I need to cover it, or at least put a [...] at the ...
3
votes
1answer
616 views

A table of contents for each section. Including only the entries of that section

I am preparing a presentation on Beamer and I will have different sections. I would like to put a title page and a table of contents for each of the section. In particular, for each section a toc ...
0
votes
1answer
170 views

Beamer itemize: when changing an item to a figure item alert doesn't work

I did a presentation, where I have an "animated" list, with the current item showing in red. After showing the last item I want to change the last item to a figure, to have a more picturesque way of ...
0
votes
2answers
195 views

How to typeset a math proof in beamer that displays line by line

I'd like to display a step-by-step proof of a mathematics result. I want to have steps following other steps inside amsmath's align environment, except I want to \pause the slide after each line in ...
0
votes
0answers
321 views

What is the easiest way to produce a dynamic (two-theme) Beamer presentation?

First, allow me provide you with a little bit of context. Recently, I have started working on preparing presentation slides for my upcoming Ph.D. dissertation defense. The discipline is information ...
4
votes
1answer
466 views

! Undefined control sequence. minipage graphic

I am trying to add two minipages beside each other in Latex beamer and I am getting the error ! Undefined control sequence. I appreciate any help. \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \...
6
votes
1answer
198 views

Ignore commas in fields in TSV file

I'm importing data from a tab-separated values file. Unfortunately, there's a comma in one of the fields: between the surname and firstname. How can I ignore the comma when the file is imported so I ...
5
votes
1answer
620 views

how to enter bold-backslash in latex?

I am using beamer making a presentation, I want to add a bold backslash inside a text, \textbf{\textbackslash} does not seem to work, can someone tell me please how to enter a bold-backslash? the ...
1
vote
0answers
215 views

package keyval error: current slide undefined [closed]

I'm trying to prepare a presentation using latex but it gives an error: "package keyval error: current slide undefined. See the keyval package documentation for explanation.Type H for ...
2
votes
1answer
302 views

Warnings In TexStudio when compiling [closed]

Firstly, I'm working on a Beamer Presentation; it appears to work correctly but there are some problems.. for instance , it does not apear the title..Blocks etc.. I have some problems in relation ...
1
vote
1answer
192 views

Co-author in footline, Berkley theme

I am using Berkley theme. I want to add the name of co-authors in footnote in the title page. How can I do it ? I used \footline{}, \footnotetext{} but in vain. { \documentclass[hyperref={...
1
vote
0answers
55 views

Animating letters in an already animated cell (of a table)

I am a newbie to beamer. I want to animate some cells (the corner cells) of my table to become blue during a presentation. I then want some letters in those cells to be animated to green. Can someone ...
1
vote
1answer
146 views

including several beamer presentations as minimized images in a frame

I want to have a frame in such a way that it contains, say, 4 small images. Each one of these images is the first frame of a beamer presentation, so that when I click to the small image it zooms to ...
3
votes
1answer
228 views

How to place multiple sub figures in the same position, width and height in beamer?

I have spend all day and still can not figure it how to do it. This question is related with How to place multiple TikZ figures in the same position/height in beamer? I have tried all possible ...
7
votes
3answers
3k views

Change default colour used in Boadilla

I am making a beamer presentation using Boadilla style. However, I would like to change the default blue colour. Is there a quick fix for this, please? Thank you! The following is my code. \...
6
votes
1answer
402 views

Making algorithm2e environments “overlay aware” in beamer

What is the right away to make algorithms overlay aware in beamer? When using algorithm2e in a beamer presentation, an algorithm on a frame with overlays can get more than one number. For example, ...
1
vote
1answer
270 views

Beamer: Nodes inside itemize

I am trying to include nodes as items, so that the text is aligned as it was a normal item, but I could still include arrows and boxes as in the MWE below: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \...
3
votes
3answers
203 views

Is it possible to fix the width of the included image with `includegraphics`?

I have tried to use the renewcommand do redefine includegraphics, as shown in this answer: % save the meaning of \includegraphics \LetLtxMacro\latexincludegraphics\includegraphics \renewcommand{\...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

\textsubscript undefined in Beamer? [duplicate]

Beamer tells me \textsubscript is undefined. Isn't it a core LaTeX command? How can I use the command in Beamer? This example throws "undefined control sequence" errors and does not subscript the ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How can I have a horizontally shaded frametitle in beamer?

This question is similar to How can I have a horizontally shaded block title in beamer?. I want to achieve the horizontal shading effect in the frametitle and when I use \setbeamertemplate{frametitle}...