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Adding captions to aligned images in beamer

I'm following the answer in the linked question to align two images side by side in beamer in one slide: How to align two images side by side and to scale them automatically to use whole slide? ...
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Normal text is invisible when using beamer with notes and XeLaTeX

I'm using beamer with xelatex to prepare a talk. If I switch on notes on right I'm experiencing strange behaviour: When using csqoutes in the title, all normal text afterwards becomes invisible (or ...
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Break frame in beamer

I want to break a frame. I used \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks] and I have a problem: the first frame is blank and the second frame shows complete content. \documentclass[12pt, compress, ...
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Video in Beamer presentation: how to fill the slide

I am trying to fill the white part of the slide in a beamer presentation through a video (which I embedded through movie15 but I can easily use medi9). Do you know how can I do? A sketch of the code ...
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Randomly arrange images in beamer

I would like to arrange images in a beamer presentation without having to set them in a predefined position. Is there a package or a fast way to place randomly into the beamer a given number of ...
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Beamer - How can I add sub-frame numbers?

I have the following code which works for counting pages: \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{ \usebeamercolor[fg]{title} \hspace{1em} \large\insertframenumber/\inserttotalframenumber ...
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Why is the figure not appearing below an itemize in beamer?

The figure doesn't appear and there is some weird shifting of the itemize environment when the figure should've appeared. Any help on why this is the case? \documentclass[demo]{beamer} ...
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text in upper right corner of title page in beamer [duplicate]

I need to add a small text in the title page at the upper right corner. Does anyone know how to do that? I tried to search online, but I couldn't do that.
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Meanings of some macros in beamer source

In the source file beamerbasetoc.sty of beamer package there are these lines: \def\tableofcontents{\@ifnextchar[{\beamer@tableofcontents}{\beamer@tableofcontents[]}} \def\beamer@tableofcontents[#1]{% ...
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Set beamercolorbox height automatically to sister beamercolorbox on frametitle

I'm trying to create a custom beamer theme. However, I want to put some color besides the frame title, but I cannot adjust the height of the bar automatically. I tried to fix it by adding some skip ...
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Error message in beamer due to \framebox

Have a look at the code below. It keeps giving me an error and I don't know why. All I know is that it is due to the \framework function. Does somebody have an idea how this can be solved? ...
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I want to auto-number a frame title

I want to make a quiz with x questions with beamer. In the frame title I want to auto-increase the number of the question. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[t] \frametitle{VRAAG ...
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Putting formulas below each other in a block

I want the formulas $2 \leq i \leq n$ and $2 \leq i \leq n$, \hspace{5mm}, $n-i+3 \leq k \leq n$ in the slide below to start at the same point such that they are right below in the block. I've tried ...
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Beamer - How to make font larger for page numbers?

I've added the following code from this answer: \addtobeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{}{% \usebeamerfont{footline}% \usebeamercolor[fg]{footline}% \hspace{1em}% ...
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Customize colors in beamer Madrid theme

I have been trying to customize color themes in Madrid beamer theme for slide sections. I have checked the beamercolorthemedefault.sty file looking for the properties I should change to do so, and I ...
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How to remove the link to the references in a beamer presentation?

I'm using LaTeX with biblatex (and beamer), and in the top left corner there's a link to the references. Does someone knows how to remove it? Thanks :) Here's a screenshot: And the minimal ...
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Include an image in itemize in a beamer presentation [duplicate]

I have to do a presentation with beamer. In a frame I want to insert an image as a object in itemize, so in the first step is only visible the writings, while in the second step the image appears. ...
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How to top align itemize in two columns in beamer?

I've got a frame that first has some itemize text and then want to split it in two columns to have some more itemized text on each column. The problem is I can't align the top of the columns and the ...
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Hyperlink does not work in footfullcite

I have been having issues with making this work: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Madrid} } \usepackage{biblatex} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{frame} ...
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How to paused a video .avi in a beamer presentation

I'm creating a presentation with beamer, where in a frame I want to put a video .avi (I would press play and pause from the frame). I have to discuss this presentation, so I need that the video is ...
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beamer: change the transition style within a frame

When running the result of the enclosed MWE (with AR) you will see that the commanded change in transition style does not take place in time. It will occur only after the change of the frame - and ...
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Beamer: Highlighting subsubsections in TOC

I borrowed the following code from this answer (provided by @Gonzalo) to my earlier question and now I want to show highlighted subsubsections as sections and subsections. Any help will be highly ...
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Scientific word - beamer

I have always used latex. However now one of my co-author asked me to work with scientific word. I could not find any reference for it. What are the main differences? Is it free? can I use all the ...
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Framed / Boxed and underlined Item in itemize?

I am preparing a presentation using beamer and want to have a listing which looks like the following example: Could anyone tell me how this could be achieved in LaTeX? Thank you for any hint :-). ...
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Beamer, tikz-cd: uncover does not work

I have a similar problem to this one, only I'm using tikz-cd instead of tikz. Here is a minimal example: \begin{frame} \begin{tikzcd}[ampersand replacement=\&] ...
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problem with combination of beamer and rand from tikz

When running the enclosed MWE my problem is to see at the first glance (I hope so at least): I would like to place the various words with each visible-step at random places on the slide. But if a word ...
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State-of-the-art presentation package in LaTeX (as of 2015)? [closed]

Haven't made any presentation in LaTeX for a while. Is Beamer still the best choice? Any new stuffs available?
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How do I use the beamer theme beamer 'themem' on Windows with MikTex?

My setup: Windows 7; MikTex 2.9; run from emacs; I do not have administrative rights on my machine (work) and so my packages are installed from a separate flash drive, in line with the advice here ...
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How to uncover piecewise content that comes after a list in beamer?

When I want to uncover list items in beamer, some of the content which comes after the list are already there from the start. For example: \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamercovered{transparent} ...
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Beamer will not display the logo

My pdf does not display the logo on any slide. \documentclass[12pt, xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{} \usetheme{Goettingen} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} ...
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Empty reference slide in beamer

Help, my pdf displays an empty reference page. Here is my code. \documentclass[12pt, xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{} \usetheme{Goettingen} ...
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Citations in Beamer that don't line feed

This is what I wrote in example1.tex: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{newcent} \setbeamertemplate{bibliography entry title}{} \setbeamertemplate{bibliography entry location}{} ...
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Changing \eqref colors in Beamer

I want to change my equation reference color to \usebeamercolor[fg]{structure}. I use it as {\usebeamercolor[fg]{structure}\ref{eqn1}} but I want to make this as my default color and just use ...
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why bounding box dimensions are inherited from previous chemfig molecules in beamer?

I'm sure my problem is related to my OS but I can't tell why and how. Last year I was on Debian wheezy, while at present I'm on Mint Rebecca. I'm revising my slides for the lessons and, after ...
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How to write below bullet

I have to write something under the symbol \bullet in Latex. Is it possible? I'm using the class beamer. Here it is an example of a frame: \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item<1-> Products ...
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How to write below \bullet in Latex [duplicate]

I have to write something under the symbol \bullet in Latex. Is it possible? I'm using the class beamer. Here it is an example of a frame: \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item<1-> Products ...
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How to dim some of the items and keep the others visible in a frame?

I want to do something line this: \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item First point, dim this on the next slide. \item Second point, keep this as is on next slide. \item Third point, dim this on the ...
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Relative Order of Overlays in Beamer

I am creating a presentation with beamer using relative overlays. When the order overlays should appear in is different from the order the tex code is parsed things become difficult (see e.g. relative ...
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Beamer + hyperref + latex->dvips->ps2pdf

i have a problem with this minimum code (i let all the packages for possible conflict) : \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,dvips]{beamer} %Avec effet de transition \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} ...
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To have this Latvian letter in Beamer

This discussion is an extension of this answer but in Beamer -documentclass and with XeLaTeX. I can get some variants working there in Pdflatex, see Christian's answer but with bad output and I do ...
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Different colors for itemize in blocks and outside, in Beamer?

I would like to obtain what I describe in the following MWE, that is the itemize symbol should be black outside blocks; blue in normal blocks; red in alert blocks; green in example blocks. MWE: ...
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Why XeLaTeX and PDFLaTeX give different outputs for Beamer presentation

I have 3 questions: Why does the following code (see below) give different results in XeLaTeX than PDFLaTeX? Which one is incorrect? (My guess is that XeLaTeX's output is incorrect.) How do I ...
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Beamer Sectionpage for \section*{} command

In Beamer one can get a section slide every time the \section{} command is called. However, I would like that not to happen when I use the \section*{} command. So in the example below, I would like ...
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Idea-lamp box in beamer

I was think of making a new block (or not necessarily a beamer block) that will have the shape of a lamp, just to illustrate a new idea. Inside this lamp, there will problably be text, that will ...
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Beamer - rendering table borders while uncovering rows

I have a table with borders that I am trying to reveal row by row. However, the borders are rendering badly: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \frame{ \frametitle{Title} ...
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Properly Positioning text in beamer using textpos

I am using textpos to control the position of text in a beamer frame. What I want to do, is to place some text on top of an image. I am using the package in absolute mode and I want to place the text ...
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Adding a small/negligible two-tone border to bottom of slides in Beamer style

All, I'd like some help making some minor cosmetic changes to my beamer template. I like the template I have no since it's rather bare/plain (which is how I like it), but I'd like to add a little ...
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Color of enumerate/itemize items in alertblocks and exampleblocks (beamer theme Torino)

I'm working with the Beamer theme Torino (see http://blog.barisione.org/2007-09/torino-a-pretty-theme-for-latex-beamer/), I' doing presentations using it, but changing the colors defined by default. ...
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Theorem/Definition/Lemma problem — Numbering in Beamer

I am trying to work on the numbering of the theorems/definitions/lemmas etc., and I have some problems with the numbering. I would like the theorems, propositions, corollarys, definitions, examples ...
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Gradient to transparent (horizontal) for beamer frametitle

I would like my frametitle bg to fade horizontally to a background image. I have attempted to modify the solution for vertical gradients found here: Beamer theme with fading (=gradient to ...