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How to obtain specific distance between image and caption in beamer?

I'm trying to set the the caption 1pt below the image in a figure in beamer. If I set \abovecaptionskip to 0pt there is still a gap between the image and the caption. This results from the ...
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Adding a header navigational bar to LaTeX beamer (also when \thispagestyle{empty})

I am trying to find a nice way to integrate a navigation bar/section overview with my presentation. I found the following code block, which adds a horizontal bar with the sections above the frame ...
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Using titlepage.tex in the beamer

test_title.tex {\begin{titlepage} \begin{center} % Upper part of the page. The '~' is needed because \\ % only works if a paragraph has started. ...
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vertical alignment of two columns in a beamer frame

I'm trying present two concepts side by side in a frame. And I want each lineitem to be vertically aligned. Here is is an example where they are not aligned. \begin{frame}{An Example of using columns ...
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How to add a toc to the upper of each Beamer frame?

I use a Beamer template I found here for presentations and it's very nice to see, but I would like to have a table of contents in the upper of each frame as for some beamer templates such as Warsaw. ...
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Question about the Bibliography in Beamer [duplicate]

What is the command used to get the small red book symbol near the reference in the following image in a beamer document: Please Thank you
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Dimension too large in pgfgantt

I am trying to create a gantt chart using pgfgantt. Below is the 'sample' code I'm using \begin{ganttchart}[ hgrid, vgrid, x unit=18mm, time slot format=little-endian ]{9.6.2014}{1.2.2015} ...
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Text with overlay is vertically displaced in beamer

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Displacement of text} \only<1-2>{This text will be displaced.} \only<2>{Did you see it?} ...
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Changing Background Color for Beamer Slides

I have the following beamer code I am using. I would like to change the background to a light cream color (we can use yellow for example purposes). I have looked on the net and here for a solution and ...
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Second Beamer columns starts list lower (no overlays)

I'm trying to put two lists side-by-side in Beamer columns, but the list items are offset. For some reason, in the second column, the list starts a bit further down. I've tried all sorts of widths ...
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How to insert a table of contents into a specific beamer document?

I would like to know how I could insert a table of contents into that document I found here yesterday. This is a mwe : % compile with lualatex or xelatex: \documentclass[svgnames]{beamer} ...
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Insert page of current document as figure

I'm trying to insert a page (that was already typeset, i.e. page < currentpage) of the current document as a figure. Obviously, one could use something like ...
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Problem with verbatim in a beamer frame

It seems that verbatim is not working properly. It produce an error and the output is not as I expected. Here is the latex code % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Weird overful vbox message when code and image are overlaid in beamer

See the following code. The first two frame contents (first one code, second one image) do not produce any overfull vbox message. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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Beamer doesn't work properly anymore [duplicate]

I was trying to make a presentation using beamer, when suddenly I got the following error message: I don't know why it does this, because I've never had to use sansmathaccent before. I tried ...
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To have smaller font in this table of presentation

My code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Nobel Prizes in Bioelectromagnetism} {\fontsize{0.3em}{0.3em} % ...
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Conditional statement in beamer style file

Here is an example of a part of a beamer style file I use for a presentation: { \nointerlineskip% \begin{beamercolorbox}[wd=\paperwidth,ht=0.6cm,leftskip=.3cm,rightskip=.3cm]{frametitle} ...
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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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Additional Question to “Transparent image background in beamer” from 2012

In Transparent image background in beamer there is a nice example to find showing a background image with text in front of it. I would like to show the picture in a first step and "dim it down" (e.g. ...
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Latex beamer: How to horizontally/vertically center text, ignoring other content

I would like to put some content, for example a beamercolorbox exactly in the middle of the page (horizontally/vertically centered) and then some other content on the bottom of a frame. Centering just ...
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Lyx and the beamer class: Itemize breaks frame layout

I'm trying to create a presentation using the Beamer class in Lyx. Following the example, I start a new frame environment, insert a title and add some text. However, if I select some text to ...
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Beamer - Color of header foreground with AnnArbor theme

I use beamer with the theme AnnArbor and colortheme whale. I tried to use: \setbeamercolor{section in head/foot}{fg=white, bg=blue} or \setbeamercolor{palette tertiary}{fg=white, bg=blue} But ...
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ipad beamer presentations

Is there a way to show in the ipad the pdf file of a beamer presentation so that the \pause command is respected? I tried Adobe Reader and ibooks, and pages slide from right to left. Thanks.
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tikz matrix undefined control sequence

I would like to use tkiz matrix but any compilation within a tikz picture ends with error: ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> \pgf@matrix@last@nextcell@options I wonder if there is no ...
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How can I organise this matrix in beamer?

I have three vectors that should be in same line in this frame. I can not do it. Could you help me. The MWE is \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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\usepackage{beamerthemesplit} problem

% !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage{beamerthemesplit} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphics} ...
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Newcommand leads to no error nor output

I'm writing a wrapper for some output. I have to files, beamer.tex which has content as % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode \documentclass{beamer} % add page numbers for malmoe \newcommand*\oldmacro{}% ...
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Difference between \defbeamertemplate* and \setbeamertemplate

Can somebody explain what the difference between \defbeamertemplate* and \setbeamertemplate is? Specifically: \defbeamertemplate*{title page}{default}[1][] This code is from the default beamer ...
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Snapshot like macro for entire beamer frame?

I'm wondering if there is some macro I can use to take a snapshot of an entire Beamer frame (in its last slide) and reuse it in another frame. The following code does not work, is just for ...
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Beamer - Customizing PDF Bookmark

I am preparing a presentation in beamer including some sections and subsections. However, I want the section numbers and subsection numbers appear in the PDF Bookmarks. I used the following code but ...
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Uncover proof symbol in beamer

In beamer if you make a proof like so: \begin{frame} \begin{proof} Not p. \uncover<2->{Therefore not q.} \end{proof} \end{frame} it comes with a square in the bottom right corner. In my proof ...
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Beamer: TOC in block

For stylistic reasons (I have everything in blocks), I'd like to have my TOC in a block too, but without having to typset it manually for all sections. I was surprised that the standard tikz TOC ...
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raggedright caption option not working in beamer

I'm trying to right-align one my captions in beamer. For that I use the caption package: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{mwe} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{columns} ...
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Problem with \emph in frame title when is used in beamerarticle

I want to provide my class slides in book format and use beamerarticle. In my book format, frametitles are converted to marginpars. And because I write in catalan, all english wordsAs all slides has a ...
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How to use `\thanks` with mutiple beamer presentations

I have previously created some beamer presentations. Now, due to my thesis presentation, I need to create one complete presentation (one big presentation that successively contains all smaller ...
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Animate package problem with Ghostscript version

I am using the animate package to make an animation in my beamer presentation. While compiling I use Latex -> dvi2ps -> ps2pdf When I do ps2pdf there is an error telling me that my Ghostscript ...
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How can I set a font size smaller than \tiny in lstlisting?

I'm writing a presentation using LaTeX and beamer. In some slides I put an image and some code using the listings package and the lstlisting environment. I'd like to use a font size smaller than \tiny ...
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In Beamer: Zoom in on figure when clicked and zoom back out when clicked again

I'm completely new to Beamer and was wondering if there is a way to first show an overview of multiple images in a frame and then discuss each image in more detail by simply clicking on it to fill the ...
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Move tikzpicture on a beamer slide [duplicate]

I'm trying to move a tikzpicture on a beamer slide. This picture is centered, but I want to move it around on the slide without manipulating the tikz code. Do you have any idea? This is a minimal ...
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LuaLaTex produces beamer slides on variable speed

Why LuaLatex produces slides with speed depending on the number of them not on the complexity (still the same). \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{fontspec,luacode,tikz} ...
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Frame numbering with multiple frames in a page in beamer

I am working on a beamer presentation where I number frames using \addtobeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{}{% \usebeamerfont{footline}% \usebeamercolor[fg]{footline}% \hspace{1em}% ...
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how can we show only subsubsection of a special subsection in table of content?

Is there any way that we can restrict table of contents, that show only subsubscetion of for example first subsection? thanks I have something like this: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Turkish Character Problems

The code below works but Turkish characters do not appear. I tried adding \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[turkish]{babel} but this time the code does not work. ...
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Beamer with Turkish characters [closed]

The code below is to create a Beamer file including Turkish letters, but the Turkish characters do not appear. Any help would be greatly appreciated. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How can i use a different beamer template for nested descriptions

How can I use a different description item beamer template for nested descriptions? I have a certain kind of descriptions, call them funnys, which may appear nested on slides, and may be nested ...
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How to show images step by step in beamer in the same location

I'm trying to show images step by step at the same location. This is my code: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \begin{document} \section{Approach} \begin{frame}{Approaches} ...
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In beamer insertshorttitle does not split on multiple lines in parbox

MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \title{Very long title that doesn't split on multiple text lines} \begin{document} \frame{ \parbox{2cm}{\insertshorttitle} % Fails \parbox{2cm}{\inserttitle} % Works ...
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Beamer Presentation Table of Contents

I found the following codes. Its effect is to show section title and the current section title ONLY before the section begins. Now I have also subsections. Hence, I want the section and subsection ...
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Beamer: Put an Updating Outline/TOC on Every Slide

I'm looking to be able to have an outline or table of contents on the side of every slide fairly automatically, though it would be good if it could be suppressed on some slides. This outline would ...
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Beamer and siunitx - overlay problem

I try to make a table with siunitx column type in a beamer document with overlay. Here is a minimal non working example : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{array,tikz} \usepackage[% locale=FR,% ...