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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 running footer in beamer presentation

\documentclass[handout]{beamer} \usepackage{pifont} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \title[Peeling Bananas]{How to Peel a Banana?} \date[January 5, 2016]{Fruit Seminar \\ January 5, 2016} \author[John C. Doe ...
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Is it possible in beamer to darken all colors on an inserted pdf image? [duplicate]

I'm using \includegraphic{image.pdf} to insert an image into a Beamer presentation. The image that I have is a drawn diagram that was scanned. Part of the diagram is sketched in light blue which ...
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Beamer: Change Structure Color in tikzpicture

Why doesn't the following MWE change the color of the latter fill to red? How to fix? Background: I am changing the structure color for my example frames and want all the tikzpictures within to use ...
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Achieving transparent column in two column slide in latex beamer

I have a slide in latex beamer with two columns; each column containing a figure followed by text and an equation: \frame{ \begin{columns} \begin{column}{5cm} \begin{figure} ...
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Reverse the order of pause when used with a stack

I'm drawing a stack in beamer using drawstack package. I want to show the evolution of the stack by using pause. In tikzpicture, pause moves forward, but a stack is drawn in the reverse order. How do ...
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How to output vectorized Concrete in math mode with Beamer

The following MWE, when processed with pdflatex in TeX Live 2014, outputs an equation with a 'w' in Computer Concrete, vectorized. (I assume the character is vectorized since it can be scaled without ...
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Beamer TOC: first subsection is printed above the first section [duplicate]

I have structured my presentation into several subfiles, where each file represents a subsection. So each file starts with \subection{...}. In my main file, I included them like this: ...
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Autoscroll multipage figures, avoid jumps in overlays

I have a multipage pdf image and I want to put it into a beamer slide with an itemize environment in overlay. I want the page of the pdf image to automatically scroll each time an item appears. In ...
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embed mp4 video in latex beamer on Mac OSX Yosemite

I followed the answer of this post to install media9 package. Then I followed this post to embed .mp4 in beamer. But I failed. I included the package by: \usepackage{media9} and the related code ...
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Adding a border around beamer poster

I am trying to find a simple way to add a uniform border around a LaTeX poster, made in beamer, preferably in such a way that it is easy to modify the thickness. Here is the first part of the ...
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Definitions and theorems in beamer

I have several questions regarding the use of definitions and theorems in the beamer package. Here is an example: \documentclass[mathserif]{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tcolorbox} ...
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How to typeset a math proof in beamer that displays line by line

I'd like to display a step-by-step proof of a mathematics result. I want to have steps following other steps inside amsmath's align environment, except I want to \pause the slide after each line in ...
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Incorrect page number counter in beamer using sections

I am trying to put together a beamer document put together using multiple sections where frame numbers restart at each section and I can leave certain frames at the beginning of the document and at ...
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beamer: click number to go to respective frame / dynamic labels

I am developing the following style: \documentclass{beamer} \let\Tiny=\tiny \title{Title} \author{Ricardo Cruz} \date{} \usepackage{tikz} %% SIDEBAR \newlength\swidth \setlength\swidth{1.2cm} ...
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No institute on poster

In the part that precedes \begin{document}, I would like to remove the institute line, but leaving the argument empty does not work. How would I do it? \documentclass[final]{beamer} ...
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(Beamer) Navigation bar with Sections and SUBsections but without SUBSUBsections?

How do you produce a navigation bar containing the sections and subsection but excluding the subsubsections? I'm using PaloAlto theme.
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How to align/indent proof trees on beamer class?

I am working on beamer, using the package bussproofs and I need to be able to move and indent the different proofs so they can all fit in my screen. Does anyone know how to do it? Thank you in ...
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Beamer PDF - repost scripting (PS to PDF) problem with Adobe Acrobat X Pro

By "accident", I found a problem with Acrobat (maybe?). Although, I know constantly Acrobat has its bad reputation. All files are here. With a PDF(Ori_PDF.pdf,440KB) created by Beamer, I use Acrobat ...
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Changing font colors within a beamer theme [closed]

I'm using the Stockholm (sthlm) Beamer theme. The template for this theme shows how to use its Light Yellow font color: \setbeamercolor{sthlmLightYellow}{fg=sthlmLightYellow,bg=white} ...
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How to convert a Powerpoint template to a Beamer theme? [duplicate]

Fore note: there is a closed question with a similar title, I hope my case is narrow enough to warrant acceptance. The institute has changed name and image; a new batch of logos and powerpoints ...
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unwanted vertical line appears in the contents for beamer

I don't really understand why this vertical line appears in the contents. How can I get rid of it? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{beamerthemesplit} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% ...
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Hannover theme, subsections in sidebar

I am preparing a presentation using Hannover theme. I am using \usetheme[hideothersubsections, width = 2cm]{Hannover} The problem is that when I make some \pause commands, the subsection in which ...
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Minimal Bibtex example prints references wrongly (biblatex Warning: Please (re)run Biber on the file)

I have installed biber 1.8. When I run this minimum biblatex example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Changing the Title Frame color to a Gradient

In Beamer, I used the theme Ann Arbor. I want to achieve this type of gradient color on my title frame. It seems that I have trouble changing the frame title background to a gradient color. I would ...
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Adding subsubsection to smoothtree outertheme

I would like to make the name of the subsubsection appear in the presentation. Here is my MWE: \documentclass[dvipsnames,svgnames,table]{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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Movie15 \includemovie problem : file attached blank icon

I am using movie15 package to embed a mpeg video in my beamer presentation. My viewer is qpdfpresenterconsole (https://launchpad.net/~lissyx/+archive/ubuntu/qpdfpresenterconsole-ppa). It enables ...
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Why vdots and ddots are square dots, while cdots are round dots (in Beamer)?

I was writing some mathematical equations in Beamer and I noticed something strange. The outcome of the following code, using the standalone class, seems perfect. \documentclass{standalone} ...
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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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Rectangles around cells in table - fit not working

I'm trying to fit a rectangle around multiple cells, using the solutions suggested in other posts. However, for some reason, my multiple cell rectangle ends up outside the table and I see no reason ...
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Avoiding jumps when using beamer overlays

I have the following piece of code in a beamer slide to put the curly brackets under the equation on the second slide: \begin{equation*} a = \alt<1>{b+c+d}{\underbrace{b+c+d}_{\text{some ...
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Uncover gnuplot graph on beamer slide

I have problems including a gnuplot graph in a beamer slide in which it should be visible at the very end of the slide, without all other elements on the slide. The problem is, it seems I can't use ...
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Can we add a button in Beamer to see whether the students checked the right answer?

Can we add a button in Beamer to see whether the students checked the right answer? Give some multiple choices, then click the button, if the answer is right, then you will see "Good!", otherwise, ...
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xelatex doesn't work with beamer and true type font

I am trying to use a true type font in my presentation but I cannot do that withxelatex. Pdf is created although a warning is displayed but font is not chosen one. Warning is below: ...
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Connecting vertical box drawing characters

I've been working on some diagrams for a slide deck using beamer and minted (and buliding the PDF with Xelatex). When using the Unicode box-drawing characters, the vertical bars are not actually ...
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Dimension too large [closed]

After adding a couple of slides to a beamer presentation I am having the error below. Everything was fine, and suddenly I had that. The presentation has 45 slides and is mostly figures (pdf, via ...
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How to solved the problem with conditions? [duplicate]

I would question how do I solve the following problem. This is a stylistic package where I needed to create a condition. I have made a choice of work as semestral, bachelor. When selecting semestral ...
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How to reset frame number in beamer correctly when using parts?

I used some code found here on stackexchange (I don't quite remember where exactly) and structured the beamer-lecture using parts. The problem I encountered is, that the frame number won't reset ...
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Turning off \pause during reverse scrolling [closed]

In beamer, is there a way to turn-off the \pause effect during reverse scrolling? That is, during my presentation, I would like to scroll back to a previous slide, but it is annoying to hit page up ...
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Latex customised beamer theme similar [closed]

I am new to this site and I would like to get started with using beamer. There is plenty of resources here on this site which were all helpful but I need some of your help in re-creating a beamer ...
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Changing the colour of Beamer \titlepage using a .sty file

I've been looking for an answer everywhere to this, but so far, nothing seems to have worked. What I would like to do is change the background colour and font colour of the \titlepage command, but to ...
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How to have a logo and institute at the same line?

I would like to have the logo to the left and the institute to the right at the same line. And so, I have tried unsuccessfully the code below: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Copenhagen} ...
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Where can I find beamercolorbox options defined?

I am trying to understand the \begin{beamercolorbox}[wd=\paperwidth,ht=2.5ex,dp=1.125ex]{palette quaternary} line. I would like to know where it is defined the palette quaternary and if there are ...
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Beamer: How to get value behind \setbeamertemplate{itemize item}{} and related?

I know that I can change the itemize symbol in a LaTeX Beamer presentation with \setbeamertemplate{itemize items}{\symbol}. I use a corporate template which defines the symbol that way. Now I want to ...
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Rotate a block in beamer

I wanted to add an example in my beamer presentation and I wanted the complete example block to be rotated by 90 degree. How I can do it? I have tried using following code but it doesn't work. ...
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Change font only in a tikzpicture in beamer document class

I'm doing a presentatin with the beamer documentclass. I use tikzpicture to annotate a figure. I do it like this \begin{figure}[htp] \centering \begin{tikzpicture} \node[anchor=south west, inner ...
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How to aligne vertically beamer titlegraphics?

In a beamer presentation, I am using the following code to add logos on my title page: \titlegraphic{ \includegraphics[width=3cm]{logo-lirmm.png} \hspace*{0.75cm}~% ...
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\columncolor overwrites table lines

When I fill columns of my table with a color, it overwrites some of the lines. Is there a way to avoid it? \documentclass[slidetop,11.5pt,xcolor=table]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Text moves down when i added logo in header slide

I have a problem with that, when added to the header slide logo, text (learn, describe, implement, compare as you can see on the pictures) moves little bit down and I do not know why. Have you a ...
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Positioning logo in the front page as well as slides

Question 1: I am creating a slide template for a presentation in LaTex using Beamer package. I found the placement of logo in the slide is not that easy. Instead of placing the logo in the same ...