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Recent (one year) change in the handout mode of Beamer?

Help requested for the handout mode of the beamer class. I have been using it fairly minimally for a few years. About a year ago the handout mode stopped producing all the pages. The presentation ...
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Mathematics formulae can't be compiled

I have this code for my presentation: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1,T2A]{fontenc} \usepackage[cp 1251]{inputenc} \usepackage[serbian,english]{babel} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} ...
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beamer: change individual bullet color for pros and cons list

Is there a "nice" way to change the color of individual bullet points? For example imagine a list like this: \begin{itemize} \item A \begin{itemize} \item pro 1 \item con 1 \item pro ...
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lstlistings does not work in a slide

I am writing a slide. I want to use lstlisting \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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itemize bullet not appearing in beamer [duplicate]

I'm trying to make a beamer with TeXMaker and when I want to put itemize environment in a frame, the bullet does not appear. I compile with PDFLatex and I look at the PDF. My code is: ...
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How to adjust spacing between caption and table / figure in beamer?

I want to adjust spacing between caption and table/figure in beamer. However I am not able to overcome the warning Package caption Warning: \caption will not be redefined since it's already ...
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Hatching a rectangle leads to solid line in beamer

I would like to indicate an inequality constraint using a hatched pattern. This is to be done in a pgfplot, that is itself part of a beamer frame. Here is an MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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LaTeX: Beamer with \newcommand

I have tons of slides starting with \bslide I tried to rephrase my source for class Beamer by defining \newcommand{\bslide}{\begin{frame}{xxx}} Unfortunately LaTeX says ...
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Suggestions for improving the beamer presentation

I am a beginner in preparing beamer presentations. I don't know the advanced options available in it that make it more appealing and more sensible. Here is my code for the beamer presentation. I need ...
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Manually Split Bibliography in beamer

I'm doing a presentation in beamer. I have a total of 8 references and i want to display them as 2 references per slide. Does anyone knows how i can do this? my code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} ...
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How to set frame options inside a beamertemplate?

Is there a command like \thispagestyle in order to set in a beamer template the plain option (for example). I need this in order to design a section page template were I would like to remove sidebar ...
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Numbered Definitions, Theorems in beamer

How to get numbered Lemmas, Definitions, Theorems and so on in beamer?
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beamer frame title with a triangle indicator

Is it possible to add a triangle indication on each beamer frame? e.g. \documentclass[14pt]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{title here} \begin{center} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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The best way to write arabic in beamer

I'm used to create Arabic Beamer presentations with the arabtex package, but with arabtex there are many environments (like enumerate) can not be used, for this i would like to write arabic using ...
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Problem highlighting listings in beamer

I'm using listings inside beamer to typeset some Octave code. Because I want to apply overlay specifications to parts of the listing as I go through the slides (for highlighting purposes), I'm ...
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Beamer overlay specification for description

I find myself using more and more using the following overlay specification for the description environment. The Animal Kingdom \begin{description} \item[Gnus] \uncover<+->{these are ...
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Change Bibliography Icon/Label with Beamer Class

I'm doing a presentation in latex. I have included the references using bibtex, however, the references appear as images and not numbers: Main code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} ...
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How to avoid a spurious space when combining frame, centering and another environment?

I want to create a special environment in beamer, which combines several environments, one of which is center. However, when using my newly created environment, I get an additional space in comparison ...
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Split nodes in TikZ math nodes matrix with Beamer?

TikZ matrices and Beamer do not work smooth -- for example, we have to use ampersand replacement work around. Is there a similar work around that allow one to use \nodepart ? The MWE is this: ...
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figure different numbering \only - beamer

I am using beamer and i want to create a set of slides with the same title, but different content so i use the command \only. Per each \only{} i inserted different pictures, but they appear with the ...
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beamer title with \hfill

I include citations in the titles of slides and I would like the citations to be right justified (fully) while the title itself is left justified. I used <title-text> \hfill <\cite{}> ...
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Remove bibliography from beamer template

I'm doing a presentation using the following beamer template: \usepackage{beamerthemeshadow} I have a file that has my bibliography. I include it has: \begin{frame}{References} ...
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beamer and blocks with rounded corners [duplicate]

My aim is to get rounded corners without shadows ergo I used the following command \setbeamertemplate{blocks}[rounded][shadow=false] but it seems like that this option affects the footnotes as well, ...
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Beamer: Use Libertine and Computer Modern monospace (pdflatex vs lualatex)

I am using beamer to write a presentation. I included the libertine package to change the default font, and I am using the professionalfonts theme to avoid clashes with beamer's font settings. I ...
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Is it possible to use \only to conditionally enable key-value pairs of a macro?

The following is a trivial example. What I want to learn is how to use \only<> (if possible) to conditionally enable key-value pairs of a macro. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pstricks} ...
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Where do I find the source code of beamer in a MiKTeX installation?

I'm looking for the source code of default beamer themes (*.sty) for studying purpose. A file content search for keywords like \setbeamertemplate only returns texworks.exe. If these definitions are ...
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Can I place a block inside figure in beamer?

I have an image with lot of white space. I want to fill up the while space with blocks and add information in it. Is it possible with beamer?
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Beamer \animategraphics Missing $ inserted \end{frame}

I am using the animate package to make some nice animations from several pdfs created in R. I have 3 animations in my beamer presentation, but now I'm trying to insert the forth and I get the error: ...
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Why does `! Missing $ inserted.` occur when using \verb in beamer?

When I use \verb+...+ within beamer I get ! Missing $ inserted. <inserted text> $ l.6 \end{frame} ? What is going wrong and how do I fix this problem? A minimal example is ...
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Beamer: split header in two lines

I have a lot of sections in my beamer presentation. Because of that I cannot see all of them in the header. Since I'm using the Darmstadt theme, it seems that the header has enough space two write ...
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Customize \verb!…! output in beamer

I would like to change my verbatim throughout a beamer presentation in the preamble. Actually I would like to have it more or less like on slide no. 9 here. I am using verbatim usually with ...
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Title of beamer presentation runs outside the screen

the title does not continue on a second line but runs outside the screen Different .sty files are used but i'm not sure where the problem is located. The main .tex files is as follows ...
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Change link target of \insertshorttitle

I want to change the following small thing in my custom beamer template. In my footline the title of my presentation is printed using \insertshorttitle, like in many standard templates. Normally the ...
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How to make a \only<> like macro to be used at the end of line and escape it?

I want to produce a tutorial showing code and its rendered output step by step. The requirements are as follows. The source code should be kept simple. \LTXexample ...
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convert the vertical navigation section on the header to horizontal navigation

I need to convert the vertical navigation section on the header to horizontal navigation e.g: section1 section2 ... sectionN Can anyone help me???
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biblatex style verbose, beamer and color in block

I use biblatex with citestyle=verbose inside beamer. With this style, the name of the author is automatically colored, and also the title. That is a nice feature ... except if you cite your a work ...
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Beamer: How to make an environment which is like “altenv”

Reading Section 9.6.3 of the beamer book, I try to make a new environment which should behave just like alertenv but with different visual effects. Here is the code I use for testing this. ...
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Combining strengths of Beamer and WYSIWYG drawing tools

I used to use Beamer, and I loved it. However, compared to a WYSIWYG software like Powerpoint, creating slides with Beamer is so time-consuming, especially for graphics and animations (I don't overuse ...
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PS-Tricks + Beamer Problem

I have a strange problem with PS-Tricks. I can only create one picture when using beamer. Take this as an example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[pdf]{pstricks} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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beamer cambridgeus theme - title color

How to make the title color in the beamer cambrigeus theme as red. Here is the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usecolortheme{beaver} \title[Semantic Web ranking]{Ranking of ...
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External animation, "hyperreffed'' from beamer

I want to show my students an animation during a presentation. The animation is on a particular web site and the copyright statement says that one can openly present the animation onsite or link to ...
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Error when specifying width of column in table

\documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{c{15mm} | c | c | c | c} Television & Radio & Washer & Dryer & Computer \\ \end{tabular} ...
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listings using tcolorbox for beamer documentclass

I'm trying to get listings using tcolorbox for beamer documentclass. My MWE is given below but could not get it working. Any help will be highly appreciated. Thanks MWE \documentclass{article} ...
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progressbar Beamer theme: Errors trying to build an adapted example

I'm very new to LaTeX, so sorry, if this question is too trivial. I'm using the following code to build a sample presentation, based on the 'progressbar' Beamer theme and its demo code: ...
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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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Different sound for each itemized point in beamer?

Why can't beamer (or media9) associate a sound with the overlay where it occurs rather than only when the slide appears (or on click)? It seems to me that would be a natural choice; an option so that ...
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navigation bullets not displaying

I'm trying to use the Singapore theme with the navigation bullets on top but they do not appear unless I add a subsection within each section. Is there a way to avoid this? Here is my code: ...
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Vertical alignment of frame content within a custom theme

I'm making a presentation with rmarkdown (in RStudio) and then compiling it to pdf. I'd like to have my frames vertically top-aligned. With beamer only, I'd do that with \documentclass[t]{beamer} but ...
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How to remove footline on the title page of beamer slides

I am using the default theme, and use the following to customize the footline, \useoutertheme{infolines} \setbeamertemplate{footline}{\hspace*{.5cm}\scriptsize{\insertshorttitle \hspace*{50pt} ...
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Navigation Bar in Beamer not working using ps2pdf

Using the minimal example below, the navigation bar works fine when i use LaTeX=>PDF but not when LaTeX=>PS=>PDF. Any ideas why that is so? I use ghostscript 9.14 (windows 64 bit) to convert from ps ...