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Beamer move page number up on the slide

How can we change the position of slide numbers? For example shift it upward by 1 cm in the y-axis? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{datetime} \ddmmyyyydate ...
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Problems with right text margin in user-defined beamer class

I started to rebuild the cooperate design of my research group (designed in powerpoint) with an own document class based on the beamer package itself. Basically, I managed to get everything ...
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\input in figure environment not centering

I'm making a presentation with beamer, and I've drawn some figures in TikZ that I'm inserting into the presentation using \input{footikz.tex} For some reason the tikz picture is appearing off to the ...
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Predefined animation in Beamer

As in MS PowerPoint, were in we select an object and choose one of the transitions or animations and it gets applied for that object (in a predefined path or manner), are there packages in beamer or ...
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More than one option within a frame

I'm using beamer to create frames. I don't want frame numbers and I want to allow for frame breaks: \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks]{My title} does work, and \begin{frame}[noframenumbering]{My ...
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How to keep highlighted the mini frames of already discussed slides?

I would like for the dots in the mini frame of my beamer presentation to be full circles and remain highlighted once I already discussed the corresponding slide. Let me make this clearer: when you are ...
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creating beamer frame templates

I am creating a beamer theme. As part of the theme, I would like to create some frame templates with specific layouts. The simplest of these is a static frame that includes a single graphic centered ...
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what Makefile to produce slides and handouts a common file [duplicate]

a handy feature of beamer is to be able to produce slides or a handout. you "just" have to change a line in the source. a known solution is to use 2 different files forthe different options with a ...
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optional <⟨overlay specification⟩>'s for macros

In the beamer documentation you can find macros that have two <⟨overlay specification⟩>'s. For example: \alt<⟨overlay specification⟩>{⟨default text⟩}{⟨alternative text⟩}<⟨overlay ...
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Customized equation number not in same line in Beamer

I have the following code beamer, but I can not understand why the number of my equations are not on the same line when using \ tag. The column are "plenty" of space. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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modify beamer footer portions

I have a small problem because I have quite a long title of my presentation so it is overflowing in footline... Is there any way how to change portion of these 3 parts in footline? I think that 1/3 ...
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Highlighting of Beamer navigation bar

I have an issue with the highlighting of my navigation bar within a beamer presentation. On my computer monitor the highlighting looks quite good, but i like to have the current element of the ...
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Put image at top in Beamer class

I am using the Beamer class with columns environment. I am able to start the text from top by using \documentclass[t]{beamer} but the image always appears at the center of the column which is giving a ...
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Alert items in a block that is overlayed

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Test} \begin{block}{First} block \end{block} \begin{block}{Second} \begin{itemize} ...
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Separation space between tableofcontents items in beamer

In beamer, I guess, the separation space between the items from tableofcontents is stretchable: Can you set it to a fixed value? e.g. to equal the value used in the itemize environment. Partial ...
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Logo position of title page

I working on the presentation slides. I want to put my university logo on right top corner of only title page. I am using theme Madrid. ...
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change the numbering in Beamer's table of content

Beamer's table of contents starts with bullet 1. How can I change that to bullet 0? The command \setcounter{section}{-1} in the preamble does not help.
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align environment not entirely functional in beamer

I am currently working on a beamer project where I use the align enviroment. My code is as follows: \begin{frame} \frametitle{The Hovorka model} \begin{tabular}{l l} \begin{minipage}{0.5\textwidth} ...
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How to use sed to comment some lines in tex files (has “%” a particular meaning for sed ?)

I've been reading something in Most useful sed one-liners for TeX users which is related to my problem, but albeit interesting, it is not what I need. I have many tex (beamer class) files in ...
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Link to .mov file not working using href in OSX and beamer

I'm trying to embed a link to a .mov file in a beamer presentation. As I've read in similar posts I used the following code: For an image: href{run: ./graficas/quantumbeating.mov}{ ...
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Simple mini frames under frame title beamer

I have a simple black beamer template for presentations that I often use. I would like to add some simple mini frame navigation to this, but the outer theme for mini frames adds in too much extra ...
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Restatable example containing code listing

I am creating a beamer presentation, and I'm using the packages thmtools, thm-restate and listings. Inside one of my \frames, I want to create an example block containing a code listing. Later, I want ...
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How to get minipages in a Beamer presentation?

I'm writing a presentation with Beamer and I need the minipage package. When I worked on Linux there was no problem: apparently, minipage does not exist for Mac OS. I've so tried to install genmpage, ...
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How to add vertical line on side of sidebar?

I would like to have that gray vertical bar after my sidebar... How can I do it?
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Remove sidebar margin from title page only

I have a modified theme where I want merge Torino with a side bar. However, the sidebar space appears on my title page (left margin). More, I can't replace the side bar title, author and blue area ...
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How to insert Horizontal cut in delta symbol?

How do we write the Greek delta symbol with a cut in it as in \hbar (which produces a cut in h)?
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How to make a fill-in-the-blank presentation

I want to make a presentation with LaTeX. My problem is that I want to have on the current slide, at anytime I'd like to positionate (e.g. "The gras __ green"), some text only shown underlined without ...
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How to set a background image on a custom background color in beamer?

I haven't found this question anywhere and therefore no answer to it. I have a beamer presentation where I use \usebackgroundtemplate in order to put a background image. Now on some slides I would ...
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Latex Beamer multiple columns

So Im doing this presentation with Latex Beamer powerpoint. I have one slide that looks like a mess, but I need the equations in columns and in one slide. Heres how it looks: And this is the code ...
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Left-Aligning footnotes in Beamer

How can I align the footnote to the left, so that the 'a' from 'aligned' stands directly below the 'T' of 'This'? Using \usepackage[flushmargin]{footmisc} "eats" the footnote completely. ...
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How may I keep my logo at the front of my slide

May be the title is confusing. Let me explain what I want: I am using beamer to create my slide and on the first page, in order to match my school style, I fill up the entire first slide with red ...
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Beamer and a for each loop

I'm using the beamer presentation package and trying to combine the examples from this post How to iterate over a comma separated list? with the beamer package. In modifying the top example, chaning ...
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Scale of a {forest} tree

How can I change the scale of a tree made with the forestpackage? I work with beamer, and sometimes my trees are a bit too wide, so they finish after the limit of the frame : \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Which beamer theme is this? Or how to create the one like this

Could anyone please help, which beamer theme is this? Or how to create one like this? Any help will really be appreciated
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Tikzpicture highlight on matrix in different slides

I am new to latex but I have to make a presentation in university with it (or more I want to do the presentation in LaTeX). But I am struggling with the package tikz. So my first question is ...
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Missed page number in Beamer

In this MWE, I want to show the missed page number in frame one : %% BEAMER THEME SAKLY 2014: Main tex file for compiling %$ Compile this file (XeLateX) %% Copyright 2014 by SAKLY Hamdi ...
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vertical dashed line between columns in beamer

How to draw vertical dashed line between columns in beamer? I have found how to make vertical line, but not dashed :(
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template with large left margin and coloured box

I'm building for my university a template using the Latex beamer package. I had no problems to build the template for the title slide and for the general slides. However, for the last slide they ...
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How to make text and its picture pop up together in Beamer? [duplicate]

I am using Beamer to make a presentation. I wish to make the text and its corresponding picture showing up simultaneously. Currently, I am able to show the pictures in the frame together with the ...
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How to generate a series of \paused stand-alone TikZ images?

I've built a beamer presentation in which a TikZ graph is built up sequentially using \pause. Example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Creating a background image on the title page only using Beamer

I am attempting to construct a Beamer presentation and I'm experiencing some difficulty. While I can insert a background image on the title slide using a "global setting", I don't want it to appear on ...
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How do I replace a default graphic in a `beamer` theme with one of my own choosing?

I am using an own beamer theme beamerthemeXY.sty which includes a (blue) graphic bow.eps. This graphic is in /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/latex/beamer/themes/images and is known by the latex ...
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Beamer: \qed at the end of align*

I finish a proof sketch on beamer slides with a formula, e.g., \begin{align*} P\leq n^{-\alpha} \end{align*} How can I get a qed symbol at the end of this line? Using \qed as well as ...
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Change “Theorem” to “Věta” in beamer

I tried to use \uselanguage{Czech}\languagepath{Czech} as suggested in Babel (French) does not translate the theorem environment in Beamer class, but I still get "Theorem" instead of "Věta" for my ...
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Remove compress option from beamer between sections (miniframes)

I'm putting together some slides using the Szeged theme. I'm omitting frame titles, and instead using subsection titles to display the desired frame information. In the first section, I would like to ...
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How to achieve this Beamer style?

I think the attached slide used the following beamer settings: \usetheme[]{Frankfurt} % or berlin \usecolortheme{beaver} % red color However, I have several questions: How to customize the ...
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Beamer: custom order of references

I usually include references in my beamer-presentation like this: \begin{frame} \frametitle<presentation>{References} \bibliographystyle{acm} \nocite{A} \nocite{B} ...
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Change the color of the “remark” environment in Beamer

I would like to change the color (bg and fg) of the remark environment in a Beamer document. I have setup my document using: \usetheme{AnnArbor} \usecolortheme{crane} I read in some other question ...
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Beamer with XeLaTeX on TexLive2013: enumerate numbers in black

Using TeX Live 2013, with this combination: Beamer (version 3.26) Copenhagen theme. Compiled with XeLaTeX. Using enumerate environment. I get the numbers (usally as white font inside blue circle) ...
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Saving Chemfig submolecules in a separate file, to be recovered into beamer

Please consider the following code \documentclass[t]{beamer} \usepackage{chemfig} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{1st frame} \definesubmol{x}{-[:+30,.6]-[:-30,.6]} ...