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Horizontal alignment - two tabulars in minipages

I originally had a list in itemize that I wanted on the left and a "legend" created by tabular I wanted on the bottom right of a slide in a presentation. Then, I learned that wraptable doesn't work ...
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How to fix tikzpicture vertical position in beamer frame?

In the following MWE I have to frames with the same figure and some stuff below. It works but when switching from frame 1 to frame 2 the tikzpicture element is shifted producing a bad visual effect. ...
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How to remove section both from header and outline in beamer?

In the beamer presentation I am using \section*{section name} to remove the section from the outline. How can I also remove the section from the header (I am using Singapore theme)? I tried the ...
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How to exclude certain slides from handout

I have a made a quite standard beamer (3.12) presentation. To make my long academic presentation a bit more interesting I have inserted some (really, only two or three) slides with "random" pictures ...
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Tikz out-degree not working properly [duplicate]

Changing the out-degree value in the code below doesn't seem to be working. The figure I get always has an out-degree equal to 0. Any ideas why? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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media9 doesn't give correct output

usually I can fix all problems myself concerning...like...everything, but this really is a hard one, so... sry to bother you. Problem: Creating a beamer presentation (with university corp. design) ...
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Animation using a sequence of images in a single pdf file

I have a sequence of images in one pdf file. The first page in the pdf corresponds to the first step in the animation, the second page corresponds to the second step in the animation and in general, ...
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Box around list item when it is alerted in Beamer

To alert item by item in a list, I normally use <alert@+>. For instance, \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[<alert@+>] \item one ...
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Progress bar for latex-beamer

Instead of slide numbers, I find it very nice to have something like a unobtrusive progressbar at the bottom which grows each slide about (width of screen)/(slide numbers). I've found here (page in ...
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How can I position an image in an arbitrary position in beamer?

I am making a presentation using beamer, and I want to be able to position a certain image the way I want in a frame. I am not sure how to do that. Is there some way you can specify coordinates in the ...
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Multiple authors and affiliations in beamerposter header

I am trying to add multiple authors and affiliations in the header of beamerposter by referring to How can I make a LaTeX poster with all affiliations on the same line, using Beamer?. \title{This is ...
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Use mini-frames in sidebar outer theme

after a little bit working, I found that Singapore style is preferable for my needs. Anyway the problem is still there. I tried to include the mini-frame bullets in the sidebar using ...
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Beamer-Warsaw: Reduced No. of subsections in title

I give a lecture with 10 section and maybe 5-10 subsections. Using Warsaw-Theme would make the available space to small. Ist there a way to make it show: only the last section, momentary section ...
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How to shade an image from includegraphics in beamer?

In a beamer frame I am showing three images, appearing one by one using \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{fig/moore.jpg} How can I shade the first image when the second one appears and shade the ...
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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) & ...
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beamer : auto-gray out before pause

I understand that a variety of beamer commands can help with displaying parts of a page on consecutive slides (such as \uncover, \only, etc.) so I can manage the effect that I want manually. but I ...
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Equivalent of beamerboxesrounded for rectangles inner theme

I have some blocks which don't have a title and I am having some difficulties formatting them. If I use an ordinary block with an empty title, then the header is still visible. If I use a ...
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Add a number to a parameter

I'm doing slides with beamer using the mtheme. This theme includes the slide number in the bottom of the page using this code: ...
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Footfullcite and shrink

I have a large equation on my slide, and I shrink the slide. Unfortunately this causes the footnote to move down, only the first line of the footnote is visible. Without an actual footnote you can see ...
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Syntax highlighting code fragments

I am trying to split a long code listing into two columns, on a Beamer slide, using Minted. However, because the second column isn't syntactically valid (i.e., without the lead in from the first), ...
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babel, beamer and nag conflict

With the MWE below, I experience some problem. As shown, the MWE compiles fine. If I change from book to beamer, I receive the "TeX capacity exceeded" error. If I comment out either nag or babel, it ...
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How to create custom sidebar of your own beamer theme?

I am trying to create my own beamer theme and wish to create a right sidebar having the same hight as the slides. Unfortunately this is not the case. \useoutertheme[right]{sidebar} ...
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Center navigation circle bars in beamer

I am using navigation bars in the top of a beamer slide. The problem is that the circles are not centered. How can I center them with respect to the section title? My code is ...
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Why does my first beamer overlay move? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create an overlay with some text and MetaPost figures and the text from my first overlay jumps when I advance to the next overlay. I get the same problem using \onslide instead of ...
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\item is “Undefined control sequence.”

I am writing a poster in LaTeX using beamerposter. It is a two-columns poster. I am experiencing the following problem: if I add and itemize in a section, the compiler complains that item is a ...
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text justify in beamer

I like to justify the texts inside the block using beamer. I cant do that in presentation. Can any one please help me?
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Beamer: label ref wrong display format

I am having trouble with the format of the referenced subsection in Beamer \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{default} \begin{document} \section{mysection} ...
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Tikz package “animations” - Print final version

I am using Beamer and the Tickz package to put two boxes around some images. When compiling beamer places 3 slides as it should (one without boxes, one with first box and one with two boxes). But for ...
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Frame number in beamer

I have the following in my document: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{xcolor} \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number] \usetheme{Goettingen} \useinnertheme{circles} ...
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Decrease font size on a listing in beamer

I want to decrease the font size on a bullet list on a beamer frame. My code is: \begin{frame}{Title} \begin{itemize} \item Item 1 here \item Item 2 here \end{itemize} \end{frame} I have ...
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How to fix tikzpicture size?

In a beamer presentation I am using tikz to draw graphs. To highlight part of the graph I am using overlay and the fit library as in the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Create a color box in beamer class

I did follow the instruction from Create a color box?, and succeed in the \documentclass{article}. However, if I put the Tex code in the beamer class, it does not work. The code is: ...
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Add \only<>{} and \uncover<>{} sequences in pandoc beamer

Most probably my question shall be better addressed to the pandoc developers yet I was wondering if anybody managed to use the \only<N>{ ... } (or \uncover<N>{ ... }) directives in a ...
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Title page does not appear in latex beamer

My title page does not appear in the pdf output after running latex. As I am using a template I found on the internet and do not have any experience in latex beamer I seem not able to solve this ...
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I want to remove unwanted blank page after I make too long footnote

As I write down my title, I want to remove unwanted blank page between first page and third page. \documentclass[a4paper]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{footline}{} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Some ...
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Beamer: Multiple videos simultaneously with autoplay? [duplicate]

I am trying to make presentation in Beamer and add 2 vides on one slide. Here comes the problem: I want to start them immediately after opening the slide using autoPlay=true, but only one video starts ...
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in-text citation in sharelatex beamer presentation template

I want to use some in-text citation in the beamer. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{width=8.5cm,compat=1.9} \usetheme{default} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Beamer dynamics with tcolorbox

How can I make a box of the tcolorbox-package appear in a beamer presentation? For exemple I want the box to appear together with point 3... ...
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How can I add more line to my beamer presentation title side?

MY title page looks like this now: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \title{The title} \author{The author} \date{\today} \frame{\titlepage} \end{document} I want to add one more line, ...
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Changing verbatim input in beamer slide

I am trying to produce a presentation where code for a pair of arrays appear in the same position of a beamer slide. I tried something like this (with different combinations and braces) and did not ...
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Beamer Presentation

I'm wondering how can I insert this (i don't know their name) they are in the picture. in each subsection they change
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Beamer subfigure numbering

Is it possible to continue the sub-figure numbering across two frames in beamer? I have four figures which are placed using subfigure, and need to place two on one frame and two on another. The ones ...
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Top-align beamer from .sty

I know I can top-align all frames by writing \documentclass[t]{beamer} However, I am creating a theme for my department. Is there a way I can pass this option from the .sty-file?
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jump between frames

As we all know one can jump between frames using e.g. hyperlinks. I don't want jump to the end, but include the frames fixed. They should not be additional. E.g. I have the topic cars and make an ...
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Changing the language in a beamer presentation with mtheme

I want to set the main language of my beamer presentation to German, in order to have German dates for \today etc. I use the mtheme by Matthias Vogelgesang. A minimal example (from the demo file) ...
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Embedding videos and animations

I'm aware that it's possible to embed some kinds of videos and animations in LaTeX files (using the beamer or prosper classes) but I couldn't locate good documentation on this. My web searches ...
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Switch beamer font families in general

A standard document (e.g. scrreprt) uses roman font family for text and Sansserif font family for titles etc. It is the other way round in beamer. How can I switch the two font families? Or why do ...
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How to change the size of rounded corner of Beamer blocks?

I would like to descrease the size of the rounded corner of Beamer blocks. I found no such definition in any of the inner/outer themes. What would that be then? Any available parameter to ...
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Adding Triangles to LaTeX Decision Trees

I am using the 'forest' package in LaTeX in order to create decision trees with multiple decisions. I've got it mostly how I want it, except for two things: I'd like the circles at the leaves of the ...