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How to change seagull color theme alert text to non-bold

Some beamer color themes (as seagull) define alert text as bold font. However, sold font alerts are annoying when one uses overlay (eg: \onslide+<2->), because bold text takes more space than ...
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Source code for navigation bullets in miniframes outer theme? [closed]

I would like to know the code used to obtain the navigation bullets when using mini-frames. (The idea is to make my own custom template with a bullet for each frame in current subsection.) Cheers, ...
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Tikz in Beamer: Giving up on this path. Did you forget a semicolon?

I'm trying to add a very big graph in Beamer. However, it returns Package tikz Error: Giving up on this path. Did you forge t a semicolon?. Here is a small part of my code ...
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Adjust Bookmarks numbering in Beamer

I was working on the first reply given here. However, my code contains one \section*{Intro} at the beginning, so that the bookmark numbering is incremented by one (i.e., I need that the first bookmark ...
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Custom background on beamer slide - outline of pgf path rectangle

I'm trying to make custom background for my slides in beamer presentation, gradient one to be exact. It is going pretty good, mainly because of other people questions here, but I have one problem that ...
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tcolorbox listing error using beamers begin{frame}

I've just started using the tcolorbox package for slides for a LaTeX course. It works nicely to box LaTeX code, interacting with the listings package. However, I ran into trouble when I tried to make ...
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LaTeX 3 for newbies: simple environments do not work

I needed to create a custom environment with more than one optional argument, so I tried with LaTeX 3 (my first experience). However, I can't seem to create not even the simplest environment. Here is ...
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Failed to display math formula in beamer [closed]

This is my preamble for a beamer \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{beamerthemesplit} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{verbatim} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Boadilla} % Pretty neat, ...
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How to format subitems

I have the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Hannover} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{enumerate} \item This is 1 \begin{enumerate}[a] ...
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How to set font to Serif in Beamer title only

I want to use a serif font for the title in the title slide only. I have tried: \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usefonttheme[stillsansserifsmall, stillsansseriftext]{serif} \title{\sc Great title} ...
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Slide number in beamer Berkeley header?

Could someone please tell me how to get the page numbers to appear in the header line of the Berkeley theme? Thanks
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How to set beamer Berkeley margins?

Could I know how to set the width of the left margin of the Berkeley theme please? (that is where the section titles appear)
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Set color of title-background

I'm trying to give the title (and the title only (with some margin), not the entire page) in the first page of my presentation background color "greyone". This background-box should be page-wide while ...
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Image in a beamer block

I insert an image in a block. When I increase the size of the image the size of block decrease. I do not understand what happen? \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} ...
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Animation with beamer: concatenating images at different velocities

I'm trying to make an animation with beamer. I usually do the following: \begin{animateinline}{12} \multiframe{11}{i=0+1}{% \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{image_\i}} \end{animateinline} ...
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Show clock in beamer presentation

Is there any possibility to add a clock to be shown in each slide using beamer?
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Set indent and width to beamer block for nice itemize

I want to have blocks within itemize environments. The code: \documentclass[8pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Bad Frame} \begin{itemize} \item Some item here ...
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how to change the size of one block in beamer [duplicate]

I am preparing a presentation of proposal thesis and I need to know how I can change the size of one block in beamer. I can not use this command. I need to personalize the size for each block ...
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How to add hyperlinks to enumerate items?

I want that each item on an enumerate list has a different hyperlink. Like this: \documentclass{beamer} \newcommand{\myitem}[2]{\item[\hyperlink{#2}{#1.\arabic{enumi}}]} \begin{document} ...
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beamer \pause behaves differently inside tabular using different \setbeamercovered option

The following MWE demonstrates the problem: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \setbeamercovered{transparent=0} %\setbeamercovered{invisible} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Make the content in the item visible when clicking the screen and left-align formula?

I have two questions: 1) I can only let the items visible when clicking the screen, just adding up <2->. However, I don't know how the let the contents in the items do the same thing. It's not ...
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Images in two columns in beamer

I need to divide a frame into two columns and in each column i put two image taht one above the other. \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> ...
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Too deeply nested error with beamer

in this code I get a too deeply nested error I used this command \usepackage[loadonly]{enumitem} to fix error,but all items become on the same level. Any help please? ...
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How can I reduce the font size in beamer instead of wrapping text?

I am really new to LaTeX/beamer, and now I am coming into this question: In MS powerpoint, when a textbox is filled it can automatically shrink the font size, instead of going over the page. Is ...
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frame in NewDocumentEnvironment

With beamer frames, this does not work. \newenvironment{itemframe}[1]{ \begin{frame}{#1} \begin{itemize} }{ \end{itemize} \end{frame} } Adding fragile, environment=itemframe as an ...
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Reduce or delete the label of caption in a figure environment on beamer

In this code I need to reduce the size of the 'Figure' word figured in the start of caption image. \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> ...
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Assembling multiple beamer slide decks into “book” with “chapters” and TOC

I have a number of related beamer slide decks that I'd like to print as a bound handout "book". My file layout is as follows: A general include file (include.tex) used by most other files: ...
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Change the bullet of each \item

Sorry, may be the title is not clear. In fact, I need to make a list of advantages and disadvantages and I want to note the advantages as + and disadvantages as -. How can I change the full circle of ...
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Why does a curve connecting a node from a column to another node in another column disappear?

I want to show items, each with a curve pointing to a point on the right figure. But in the following code, the curves disappear. What is wrong? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Bibliography in blocks in beamer

Is it possible to write the bibliography in a block in each frame in beamer? I have used the following code to split the bibliography into frames: \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks] ...
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How can I change the item body in beamer LaTeX

In the following code, I want to show item 5 in place of item 1. How I can fix that, or is it possible to change the name of an item? For example, in this case, the item point1 will be point5 in slide ...
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Using \pause with graphics animation

How can I hide the animation in my code?. I use this image (.gif). \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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\pause does not not work with \only

Why does \pause do not work with \only in this code? \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage[applemac]{inputenc}%les accents ...
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Beamer: Short section titles in Headline

I have a beamer template for a presentation. In this template, the headline shows the section name and the subsection to which the current slide belongs to. However, even if I have defined a short ...
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How can I create this kind of flow chart?

I am creating a beamer presentation. I try to create a tikz flow chart. Here is my production. T_T Actually, what I want to do is Be grateful with any help! So frustrated now. ...
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Dividing a proof into several frames

I want to present a long proof in a presentation using beamer but don't know how to divide it into several frames without calling \begin{proof} - \end{proof} on each frame. To clarify things, what I ...
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How to make a different title for each slide in the same Beamer frame

\documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} % \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Warsaw} % \usepackage[applemac]{inputenc}%les accents pour mac % \usepackage{subfigure} % ...
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Tabular inside tcolorbox breaks beamer \pause?

Consider the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tcolorbox} \begin{document} \begin{frame} some text before \pause \begin{tcolorbox} \begin{tabular}{cc} cell1 & ...
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tikz figure on beamer [closed]

How could we make the following figure, while having in each "click" one curve with a comment for it, and at the end having the whole shape? For the tikz figure How could I make curves in that way ...
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Multiple slides on one frame beamer [closed]

I am doing a presentation for my thesis. I need to put a many slides by section or subsection (I mean by frame) and in each slide I put the text that I need. Any help please!
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Scaling bibitem symbols in beamer[poster]

Beamer has an option to draw a cute little article icon (official wording from the manual) next to each \bibitem when displaying the bibliography. When using beamerposter, often this cute icon is a ...
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How to insert tikzpicture in beamer?

I want to run this slide in beamer. I tried lot of things but always getting the errors for package clashes. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{AnnArbor} \usecolortheme{beaver} ...
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Fixing Slide Number for Duplicates in LyX

I cannot find an answer for this seemingly easy question. In LyX, I build bullet points over several slides, but the slide number continues to increase. Is there a way to designate a set of frames as ...
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Can use `animate` with `onslide` in Beamer

I saw one example. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{animate,tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{center} \begin{animateinline}[autoplay,loop]{1} \multiframe{15}{i=0+1}{% ...
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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 ...