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Why does the rectangle disappear when loading \usetikzlibrary{automata,positioning}?

I have the following LaTeX code: \documentclass[serif]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Warsaw} } \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \usepackage[sc]{mathpazo} \linespread{1.05} % ...
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beamer handout WITH hyperlinks?

How can I have active hyperlinks in multipage beamer handouts? So far, all \url{} and \href{} I have in my document work fine in the resulting PDF if I typeset in presentation mode, but as soon as I ...
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Need help in beamer mind maps

Can anyone help me fit my mind map in beamer? EDIT: I have these codes for the figure, but how I would like to fit the figure in beamer. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Check if page with a given number is a section page

I want to test if a given page is a section page in beamer. The idea is to draw a progress bar, and 'mark' the positions of the next section. However, for that I need to know if a given page is a ...
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Extract all \note tags from beamer as a simple text file

There is a nice presenter tool I am using called pdfpc. Sadly it does not show notes I put in my latex presentation with \note{}. Is there a way to extract the content of all my \note{} tags to a ...
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How to add a logo inside a block's title

I'm trying to include a logo inside a block's title (the document is a presentation using the Berkeley theme): \begin{block} { \includegraphics[width=16pt,height=16pt]{blender.png} Blender } ...
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Beamer customizing \citeauthor

I am using Beamer for preparing presentation in Turkish. Frequently, I need the command \citeauthor. I have replaced "and" between the authors into Turkish ("ve") and "et al." too. However, I want to ...
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Absolute positioning of a forest tree (with overlay-specifications) in beamer

I'm trying to position a forest tree at the center of a beamer frame with the following code. In particular, the tree contains a beamer-overlay specification. This makes \sbox or similar ...
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error beamertheme.sty' not found (windows 8.1)

I'm trying to set a theme for my presentation with \usetheme(Berlin), but I'm getting the error File beamertheme(.sty' not found. \usetheme(. My beamerthemeBerlin.sty file it's in the directory: ...
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'beamer.cls' not found in TeXmaker [duplicate]

This sound very basic to some but I am confused here. I want to install TeXmaker on my PC (Windows Vista). I downloaded the software from http://www.xm1math.net/texmaker/ Now when I try to compile ...
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Annotations Moved…Where does the fault lie? [closed]

I will walk you through what I have done: I created a figure in Matlab: hfig=figure('Units','inches','Position',[0 0 4 3.5],'PaperPositionMode','auto') To remove access white space around it, I ...
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Using the same line numbers in lstlisting on repeated beamer slide

In the following example, the line numbers on the second occurrence of the slide start from "3". But the references in the itemize item of the second occurrence of the slide show as "1" and "2" (i.e. ...
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Center block on frame with Beamer

I wanted to change the block width in my presentations so, after a quick search on the website, I found the varblock solution : Changing default width of blocks in beamer It consists in adding : ...
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Beamer multimedia: display first then last image of a movie

Using the rather plain: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{multimedia} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \movie{\includegraphics{first_image.png}}{movie.mp4} \end{frame} ...
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Image centered on full slide with background color in beamer

Specifying both a background color and a background image for beamer slides is a bit tricky when notes are shown. I tried three approaches but none works perfectly (the idea is to avoid white borders ...
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Latex typesetting lost in matlab figure

I searched over google but couldn't find a fix to my issue. Following is the summary of what I am doing I generated figure in Matlab(R2015b) Used matlabfrag(.) to save the .eps and .tex version of ...
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Stepwise show `\footfullcite`

The following Q&A is based on an answer I wanted to give for How to change color of a single citation in a given beamer frame?, but since a radical edit of the question, my answer does no ...
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Beamer: Uncovering lines in the align environment

I have been referencing this question Uncover lines of an align environment with beamer, but I am having additional trouble that none of the comments or answers seem to \begin{frame} Let $i\neq j$. ...
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latex beamer water mark on one slide only [duplicate]

Hi how can I apply a text water mark to one slide in beamer? \documentclass[]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} test1 \end{frame} \begin{frame} test2 \end{frame} \begin{frame} ...
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Layout presets for LaTeX Beamer

I wonder if somebody was working on slide layout presets for LaTeX Beamer. If you try to create an ordinary slide from scratch most presentation software (e.g. MS PowerPoint) would offer some standard ...
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How to itemize equation

I am using beamer for making slides. In one of my slides, equations appear in bullets. I would like the equations to be aligned. Since these appear in different bullets, I can't use the align option. ...
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How to change color of a single citation in a given beamer frame?

I am using beamer for making slides. I want to change the color of both footnote mark and full citation in such a way that First citation and mark appear red Second citation and mark appear blue ...
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How to use longtables in a beamer environment

I have a problem when I use the longtable package in a beamer environment. This is my code : \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \documentclass[aspectratio=169]{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Error in Compiling (Sometimes)

I am having an unusual error in trying to use the metropolis theme. Sometimes it compiles using Latexilla and sometimes it doesn't. I will give the code of the main tex file: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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pgf input not showing in beamer

I've extracted a matlotlib to a .pgf file. I'm now trying to include it in my beamer presentation. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgf} \usetheme{Dresden} \mode<presentation>{} \title{Foo} ...
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Underlined math in a Beamer presentation: felt-tip marker underlining

I am composing a Beamer presentation, and I would like to underline some mathematical entities for emphasis. I am aware of the ulem package, however for a presentation I would like something more ...
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How to change colour of Navigation Bar in Beamer

Does any one know how to change colour of Navigation Bar in Beamer. I have used the following in preamble \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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Beamer Equation Display Error

When I try to use the following code, the right bracket on both equations do not show up on my compiled PDF. I wanted the down arrow above the first plus sign to more or less centre it on the page (if ...
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Possibilities of getting tex code from a beamer pdf?

Suppose I have a pdf copy of the beamer presentation and would like to get the texcode for it with out retyping it as it is quite long, is there a possibility of being able to get the tex code from ...
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Export beamer slides to powerpoint/openoffice-impress/keynote editable format

I usually prepare my talks using powerpoint/openoffice-impress/keynote, where I explaing programs, pseudocodes, etc. Recently I was thinking about creating text-only, code-only and pseudocode-only ...
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Beamer-Generated slides to PPT?

I like creating slides in Beamer. My supervisor doesn't. He wants me to "generate or convert [the set I did for a conference] to PowerPoint." I've tried different online and offline products like ...
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It is possible to hide some equations and then go revealing one by one gradually in the beamer environment?

I have this frame code: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Problem} \begin{equation} \label{eq:problem} \begin{aligned} \begin{cases} & \frac{dE}{dt} = \phi(p) ...
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Fix color transition from block title to body

I'm trying to set up a block with my own colors, but the transition from the block title to the body just looks horrible. I already had a look at remove Beamer block transition, the code obviously ...
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Can't insert linebreaks and ampersands in math mode using \newif

I write lecture notes and beamer slides using lots of macros containing math expressions. I'd like to be able to format conditional on whether or not I'm running beamer. So I've written ...
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How to properly display exponents with onslide?

I need to use \onslide and \underbrace within brackets [] that are raised to an exponent. However, when I use \onslide, the exponent is not displayed properly. Is there a way to fix this? Below is a ...
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Numbering New Floats in Beamer [duplicate]

In the following MWE, my first new example float is numbered 2 instead of 1. If I remove \pause, the float is numbered correctly. Furthermore, if I create this as a figure instead of the newly-defined ...
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Replacing only the text font in beamer with XeTeX

I'm trying to make a beamer presentation in which only the text font is changed, but the math remains the same. I would have thought that this would do it, \documentclass[english]{beamer} ...
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Shrink equations horizontally to fit surrounding tcolorbox, compatible with align* commands

I'd like to put frames around equations in my beamer slides. For this purpose, I use the package tcolorbox. I use the macro \fiteq{} that I found somewhere else on this site to shrink overlong ...
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Cyrillic monospaced fonts problem in beamer

Note: Please scroll down and see the UPD 2, which clarifies the problem. I need to use \texttt (or even \verbatim) in my presentation. Unfortunately, it looks like it doesn’t work with beamer at all. ...
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Equations in tcolorbox. Vertical alignment

I am simply trying to put a frame around equations in my beamer slides. For this purpose, I use the package tcolorbox. The MWE below produces boxes where equations are almost aligned at the base of ...
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Beamer: Removing headline and its space on a single frame (for plan), but keeping the footline

There is now 4 hours that I'm Googling to found a solution to my problem but it's still impossible! Here is the situation: I have some frames in a presentation using the Warsaw theme, on the first ...
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Shading a frame title in PaloAlto beamer

I'm not an expert in beamer and after a few hours on the web not finding how to do exactly what I want I'm asking for help. I would like to create a beamer using PaloAlto theme with a few ...
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Highlight the item in list after uncovering it

\documentclass[xcolor=table ]{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \title[Your Short Title]{Your Presentation} \author{You} \institute{Where You're From} \date{Date of ...
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Beamer Overlay for the “description” of the “item label”

\documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usecolortheme{crane} \setbeamercolor{frametitle}{bg=gray!10!white} \usefonttheme{professionalfonts} %\setbeamertemplate{headline}{} %remove navigation ...
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Can't use macro in square brackets

I've made a matrix in a beamer presentation and I'm trying to style the nodes. \newcommand\foo{row 1/.style={inuse}} \begin{frame}{Chunks} \tikzset{ inuse/.style={text=red}, ...
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Description item label overflows through block [duplicate]

\documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Copenhagen} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Proton Pump Inhibitor use and the Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease } \framesubtitle{Benjamin Lazarus et al, in JAMA Intern ...
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Software for creating beamer presentations

Lyx provide a simple Gui to create latex presentations. But has lot of limitations. Ultimately you end up using latex mark up. Is there a better program to create latex presentation similar to lyx
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pausesubsections causes also subsubsections to be paused

I'm creating a longer presentation using beamer and I'm using 'evil' subsubsections. I'm using the pausesubsections option for the tableofcontents. The problem is that not only the subsections get ...
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Add “field” to customized Beamer theme

I'm working on a beamer theme custom tailored to my needs. Now I need to introduce a custom field or tag \MYTAG, similar to \frametitle that holds certain information and may be retrieved in the ...
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enumitem problem for resume [duplicate]

I want to use resume in my beamer presentation, so I declared using the package enumitem, but I had an error: ! Undefined control sequence. .../enumerate \beameritemnestingprefix I don't know ...