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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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Beamer Title Image above authors in Dresden theme

Using beamer, I'm trying to add an image to the title page. Currently I'm doing this by using the command as an argument for the \date command, since it would be left blank anyway. Now, the image ...
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Highlighting equation with text below using hf-tikz - \endcsname error

I am trying to highlight one variable in an equation with annotation using Beamer (with help of automatic space adjustments following this suggestion Text below equation with hf-tikz). The slide ...
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Change numbering section subsection and toc to 1 1a 1b 2 a etc [duplicate]

I need to renumber the sections and subsections in beamer on: 1. Section 1a. Subsectio 1b. Subsection etc. How to do this? But this command does not work in beamer: \renewcommand \thesubsection ...
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How to create a numbering of the sections and subsections in beamer 1. 1a 1b

How to create a numbering of the sections and subsections in beamer 1. 1a 1b etc. in the frame and in table of contents? I want change numbering to something like that: First 1a 1b Second 2a 2b ...
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Presenting with beamer [closed]

I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to set the beamer pdf version of a presentation as something similar to that of microsoft powerpoint whereby the click of a mouse will allow one to switch to ...
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How to prevent parts of source from being automatically indented? [closed]

EDIT Rephrased question to be more abstract and less specific to only fragile-frames. Context: While recompiling a presentation, the process halted with err-msg file ended while scanning use of ...
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MikTex 0 TexWorks - Beamer - BibTex - Show URL in the bibliography [on hold]

I make a presentation, I want to use APA style for Bibliography. The problem is that the URL in my bib file do not show. How can I fix that. This is the beging bibliographie.bib file : ...
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Force Font Choice in Beamer Document

I'm trying to set the font for a single part of my presentation (actually a single wordmark throughout), but as far as I can tell I'm not able to override the beamer defaults easily. Here's an MWE: ...
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Problem with empty fields in .csv

Given the code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{intersections} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usepackage{mathrsfs} ...
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Weird scale on a graph

Given the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{intersections} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} ...
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Exporting article figures to beamer

Is there some way to export or build a beamer presentation from only the figures from an article/book/thesis? I would like to build a pdf set of slides from all the figures in my thesis, including ...
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animate package compilation error after upgrade to version 40001 [closed]

After upgrading animate package to its last version (40001), a document which is compiled using version 39907 fails to compile. The compilation gives a lot of error being the first TeX capacity ...
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Fit a gantt chart in a beamer frame

I am using a simple example of gantt charts for a beamer presentation. My code for the gantt chart is the following: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Gantt Charts} \begin{ganttchart}{1}{12} ...
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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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Could you help me to solve 'error in compilation'?

Good morning, I have problems with my Latex (Overleaf) project. Last night, it worked well but this morning, the error message as below keeps coming out. Runaway argument? {\headcommand File ...
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How hard would it be for me to transfer a powerdot presentation to beamer?

I have been enjoying learning to use Powerdot, except when it comes to images. I have EPS files that end up the wrong way round and I have decided just to give it up. I have a one-off presentation to ...
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Splitting Up Title in Beamer [duplicate]

I'm trying to make a beamer presentation for a talk. The title of the talk is fairly long. I want to figure out how to make sure only the last part of the title is displayed footer of the slide. I ...
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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 ...
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how to specify other symbols for items

I want to give a big symbol to my items as titles, how can do that? \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item \textbf{L'algorithme} %my title \end{itemize} ...
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What do we mean by 'couldn't lock file error'?

I am writing a tex code, which ran the first time I ran it. After some edits and a lot of errors, I reverted back to the code that worked the last time, but it isnt working now. The error sows that it ...
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Description under text

Update I did it this way: \begin{frame}[plain] \frametitle{Title} \begin{block}{\textbf{Lorem ipsum example}} \vspace{1mm} \centering \begin{tikzpicture} [mycircle/.style = {circle, draw = black, ...
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Beamer table of contents with first section shaded

I'm making a beamer presentation and I would like the table of contents to start with all the sections shaded, rather than with the first section already highlighted and subsequent sections shaded, ...
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Justify content in beamer blocks

I have a beamer presentation that contains different blocks, I need to justify all my paragraphs (right and left) how can I do that? \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Change margins for one item in a beamer slide

You can see that the equation is cut off at the right side of the slide. Can I reduce left margin only for this item? \begin{frame}{Conditional Hazard Ratio under Competing Risks} \begin{itemize} ...
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Beamer bullets inside parbox [duplicate]

I don´t know why bullets does not appear inside parbox when I use itemize. Can someone help me? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Remove whitespace between navigation header and frametitle in Beamer

This is my first post. Thanks for your help! Backgound: I'm building a Beamer presentation using the metropolis theme (because it looks nice) and the miniframes outer (for the progress header). ...
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Multicolumn in tabular for beamer error

I am trying to make a multicolumn but I am getting an error stating that I am running into an "undefined control sequence" when following the advice from the following post: multicolumn table ...
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Save BOTH handout + standard beamer pdf outputs [duplicate]

Is it possible to configure LaTeX to simultaneously output a standard .pdf for a presentation and also a handout version? Platform: Texmaker Compiler: XeLaTeX
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Is there a way to make a block wrap from the column 1 to the column 2?

I am formatting a poster for my thesis presentation. It is in a beamer documentclass, and I am using blocks within a column environment to split up the information so that it looks nice. I have ...
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enumerate a block in different frames

I do have 3 blocks in 3 differents frames but i want to enumerate them \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \begin{document} ... \begin{frame}{Modèle Vue Contrôleur} ...
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Tabularx environment problem

I am running into a problem while using the following code and I have tried every means to diagnose the problem (ie: commenting the contents out), but I have not been successful at finding the bug. ...
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tikz figure (vigenere square) behaves strangely in beamer

I am writing a macro to produce Vigenere squares in tikz. It is a square plus a cross overlapping it which highlight the letter which is changed. The code is the following. %\documentclass{beamer} ...
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Split a beamer frame

How can I split a beamer frame as shown in picture? I want to put a figure on the top-left minipage and a figure in the remaining space. I don't want lines, I just want to split the frame and use ...
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How can I highlight certain words in minted with different colors?

I would like to highlight some specific words inside the minted environment when using beamer. \documentclass[14pt]{beamer} \usepackage{minted} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile]{} ...
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Backup multiple slides with navigation button

I am creating a beamer presentation with backup slides(3). I want to put a navigation button from the main slide to backup slide 1 and the navigation button back to main slide from backslide no. 3. I ...
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Changing the appearance of citations with biblatex

I am using biblatex to add references in slides made with beamer. In following slide I need to make following changes: Remove black line that separates the contents of slide from the ref. Reduce ...
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Beamer-bibtex multiple authors

I have been trying to include some references in beamer but the result does not look good at all if there are three authors involved. For instance, with this bibtex entry @Article{boudt2012gaussian, ...
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replacing number in a matrix

I am including a game in my beamer presentation using the package sgamevar. I would need to change the content of the cells in the matrix, after I present the game. Just to state things clearer. I ...
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Another media9.sty not found question

I'm getting the error "LaTeX Error: File `media9.sty' not found." when I try to compile the following: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> {\usetheme{Madrid}} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Overfull \hbox When Using Overprint in Beamer

Encountered a curiosity and hope to learn something from it. In the following MWE, the first slide is created without any fuss, but the second slide, which uses the overprint feature, results in two ...
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Assign a specific location to tikzpicture in beamer slide?

I want to define a format for slides, which contain both text and graphics, in my presentation such that each slide has some FIXED part for graphics and text. The two portions of slide does not need ...
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Advice for making this tabularx look nicer on a beamer frame

I have the following slide: With the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{array} ...
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Change headline in Frankfurt theme

I am using Frankfurt theme and I want to replace the cirles representing the subsection in the headline with the name of the subsection. Any suggestions? I tried with this, but the name of ...
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Beamer box problem

I am working in "Frankurt" theme on my beamer presentation. Sometimes I am faced with overflow problems. For example: \begin{frame} \begin{definition} \begin{multicols}{2} \begin{enumerate}[a)] \item ...
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Tabularx In beamer is not fitting in frame

I am having a problem with the tabularx environment in beamer which is that my columns are being squished together. I am a bit new to using beamer so would someone please provide some advice ? The ...
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How to fix a coordinate for a node wrt grid in Tikz picture (Tikz101)

I am at Tikz 101 level so am figuring out a unified way of drawing graphics so that the all are positioned wrt to a fixed ref point in all slides in a beamer document. To get a reference coordinate, ...
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Symbols between figures

I would like to add symbols between Figures Figure 1 + Figure 2 ---> Figure 3 Please redirect on how it can be achieved.
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How to remove section name from frametitle header in cambrigeus style

\documentclass[xcolor=table]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usecolortheme{dolphin} \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{} } \usepackage{graphicx} % Allows ...