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Animation in beamer stopping at the end?

I'm working on a beamer presentation where I have many animations to show. I have *.avi videos and I'm using the multimedia package: ...
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Why do I get the .jpg command on the actual picture on my slide; beamer? [duplicate]

I am just using the following command. It runs with out error but I get the right hand rule.jpg phrase on the actual slide. How can I get rid of it? \begin{frame} \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{right ...
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Description Environment options in LyX

The code given here can be used to adjust the items and text in description environment. I wonder how to use these options [leftmargin=!,labelwidth=\widthof{\bfseries The longest label}] with beamer ...
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Start \partpage on an even-numbered page

Given the following Beamer presentation, how can I force (pdf)LaTeX to put the \partpage on an even-numbered page? I initially thought that Finding if you’re on an odd or an even page might be a good ...
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change numbering in table of content for Beamer

I want to use roman number for section and bullet for subsection in TOC for Beamer as shown in this figure:
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\begin{frame} on input line 181 ended by \end{beamer@framepauses}. \end{frame} [closed]

\begin{frame} Find the 2nd derivative, locate local extrema, find the points of inflection, and discuss concavity, for the function $f(x)= x^{3} + 10x^{2} + 25x -50}$. \begin{displaymath} f'(x)= ...
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change the color of the frame

I was making slides using WinEdt. I took codes from someone. I want to change the color of the frames appearing in the slides. I tried using different themes but no success. Can anybody help me. ...
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LaTeX new command with no argument

I write some presentation with beamer. In the middle between each section I create some frame for outline content. But because presentation too long, I used \includeonlyframes{current} command to ...
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Beamer: background color for section page?

I have defined a beamer template for a section page: \setbeamertemplate{section page} { \begin{centering} \usebeamercolor[fg]{section title} \usebeamerfont{section title} \insertsection ...
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Expanding beamer arguments

I have created a new command that takes beamer-arguments (<...>), but I'm not able to pass them on. I suppose it's a \expandafter problem. Does anyone have a clue? \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Animation in Enumerate list - Beamer

How do I animate an Itemize or Enumerate List. That is on pressing the enter key, The next Item should appear. How do I do that? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Hi ...
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Center frame title vertically in beamer

Is it possible with beamer to center the frame title vertically (as well as horizontally), together with the frame content? That is, have the frame title and content appear together in the center of ...
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Beamer - Multiple Authors - Formatting the title page

I have 4 authors for the beamer presentation. I tried to put them but its not properly aligned. Here is a snapshot: Here is the MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} ...
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Overlays and Frame Alignments

Can I have one frame whose alignment can be changed using overlays. I want something like this: \begin{frame}{[t<2>]}{Top alignment} This is the content of the slide. \end{frame} ...
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Okular to play embedded videos in Beamer

I have been trying to play embedded videos in presentations created in pdflatex/Beamer in Okular. I have read this and this but to no avail! Any suggestions? The version of Okular being used is ...
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Using mcode within a beamer frame [duplicate]

I have a presentation that I would like to include some matlab code in. For that purpose I have included the mcode package, that basically configures the listings package. My problem is that the ...
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Progress bar within section/subsection for beamer

Here it was answered how to implement a progress bar for a beamer presentation. In particular, I liked the first solution. However it has one shortcoming, namely that the progress bar is valid for the ...
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Unwanted question marks using beamer, tikz and mindmaps

I'm trying to use the mindmaps library inside a beamer presentation. After typesetting, I get questions marks that I didn't include. I just don't know where they come from. Can anyone tell me why this ...
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I need a beamer theme simulating blackboard presentation

I always remember the school days, when the teacher used to write on a blackboard. I want to revive the feel of "blackboard" teaching in one of my presentation. But I do not know how to customize the ...
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Can't include pspicture code

I am trying to create a presentation using beamer. In my presentation I need to include a picture created by LaTeXDraw software. I pasted the code to draw the picture inside the frame, but it is not ...
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Printing only one bib file

Hi I am using biblatex with beamer. I want to add 2 bib files using \addbibresource, cite entries from both bib files so that they show up on the page where I am citing them. However, in the final ...
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Example numbering changes between overlays

I am trying to include overlaid expex glossed examples in a beamer presentation. However when changing between overlays, the example numbering for the same examples also changes. The code below is a ...
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Grouped Bar-Chart, all four in a panel

I am tryin to show all four graphs in a single panel page. Also, I want to see my graphs being very professional for beamer presentation in a single frame. Thanks. \documentclass{article} ...
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pgfplots change fontsize to 1pt nodes near coords

i want to change the fontsize of the "nodes near coord" and also the y tick labels in a pgfplot to 1pt (no worries, that's just of theoretical interest). I found that ...
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\lstinline does not work with \frame in beamer [duplicate]

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{ basicstyle=\ttfamily\footnotesize, breaklines=true } \begin{document} \begin{frame} Normal text \lstinline{\usepackage} \end{frame} \end{document} ...
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Beamer bullets with Alegreya Sans

I find Alegreya Sans especially readable for presentations, in part because it has real italics and not just an oblique shape. However, itemization is problematic. Although the default, triangular ...
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Show miniframes with split outer themes

I'd like to combine the split and miniframes themes of beamer. For example, I would have the miniframes appear in the right half of the title bar (where the subsections appear). If there are any ...
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Problem using diagbox in Beamer

I am trying to use diagbox in Beamer to create a north-east angled diagonal in a table cell using the tabular environment. It works in Beamer poster style but I can't get it to work for a standard ...
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Display beamer headline in frames conditional on section and subsection environments

Objective I'm trying to create a beamer presentation (in LyX) where frames conditionally display a headline containing section and subsection navigation depending on (a) whether a frame is in a ...
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beamer: block inside itemize, how to horizontally align?

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lipsum} \setbeamercolor{postit}{fg=black,bg=yellow} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item some words % possibly an empty line here ...
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How to break text in subsection heading in Beamer using Copenhagen theme?

\documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} \usetheme{Copenhagen} \begin{document} \title[Title]{} \author[Author]{} \institute[Test]{} \date{\today} \subject{Informatics} { ...
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Background Picture

I am creating a presentation using the Beamer document class. I was wondering if it would be possible to have the same picture appear as a background of each slide. This is the image I am referring ...
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How to change bullets to basic numbers in each tier of Beamer table of contents?

I would like to have Beamer table of contents like this: item 1.1. item 1.2. item item 2.1. item 2.2. item It is partially similar like this: Remove the bullets in Beamer's table of ...
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How to break text in subsection heading in Beamer using Copenhagen theme

I am using Copenhagen theme for presentation. I have problem. Actually the text of my subsection heading is long that it do not appear completely in the upper bar of slide. Please suggest me what ...
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Adjust width of tcolorbox to contains long Equation

My work based on that subject Create Beamer-Theorem like boxes i want all long equations be inside a box and the width to be adjust based on the content also the my box can't be split on different ...
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How to correctly nest psmatrix within psmatrix (without undesired space)

I'd like to nest several psmatrix environments within a psmatrix, so that every cell of the outer psmatrix itself is an psmatrix again. Ultimately I want to draw within these inner matrices using ...
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Install beamer in Windows [duplicate]

I am new to using LaTeX in Windows environment. Somehow I managed to install MiKTeX 2.9 in my system and the TeXworks editor. Now I want to install beamer. I found this link and installed TeXnicCenter ...
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Beamer equation problem setting

\documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { % The Beamer class comes with a number of default slide themes % which change the colors and layouts of slides. Below this is a list % of all the ...
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Automatically Insert Environment Arguments

How can I automatically insert [<+->] arguments to the itemize environment when I'm in a beamer frame so I get pretty incremental display during presentation?
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Beamer animation misplaced in handout mode

While making slides for presentation involving animateinline environment from animate package, all slides are fine as expected in normal/presentation node, as shown below: But I came across a ...
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How to embed a video in a pdf generated by beamer and read it independently of the file emplacement?

I would like to embed a video in a presentation using beamer. All is going well until I change the pdf location. Is there any command that enables to integrate that video in my pdf so that I can send ...
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Distance between multiple lines in header of beamer template [closed]

this is my first question ;). I have defined a custom header in my beamer template and I want to show multiple lines. Since \\ isn't available in beamercolorbox I had to use \newline instead. The ...
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Damaged PDF file after linearization using qpdf apparently not caused by (La)TeX input [closed]

Edit3: I've updated the title, hopefully satisfying the people saying this item is off-topic: The reason I think this post does have value to this community is that the answer maybe off-topic (i.e. a ...
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Conflict enumerate in beamer

Why when using enumerate environment I got error when place \includeonlyframes{} to compile only single frame. But this error dissapear when I remove \includeonlyframes{}. This is my code: ...
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A script language for beamer animations?

This is a follow-up question to Clever beamer animation? Writing a script that changes a tikz picture in beamer? as suggested there, I will put a bounty on this one. What I seek is a set of macros, ...
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LaTeX Beamer: Enumerate with manual numbers

I'd like to do the following enumeration in beamer; 1. First Item 2. Second Item 3. Third Item 3'. Alternative Version of Third Item. However, if I do this: \begin{enumerate} \item First ...
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verbatim environment does not work with beamer

I want my Java code to be typeset in a monospaced font, so I am using the verbatim environment. LaTeX commands are highlighted in Eclipse, but as soon as I use the verbatim environment everything ...
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\makeatletter within a beamer frame: how?

Within a beamer frame (not outside) makeatletter (or \catcode\@=11`) does not work. \documentclass{beamer} \makeatletter \def\my@command{My at command} \def\myatcommand{\my@command} \makeatother ...
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Selecting math font with unicode-math in beamer with XeLaTeX

I'm trying to use unicode-math in XeLaTeX to use Asana Math in a beamer presentation, but I am unable to use select the font for letters in math mode. See the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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auto-starting itemize with \item?

I frequently write slides in beamer, and besides a few macros I use (e.g. for two-column frame), I often type \begin{itemize} and \end{itemize}. What would be a nice TeXish way for either starting the ...