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Putting side by side animations in beamer

I am using the animate package with beamer in order to create animations within a presentation of mine. So far I have no trouble doing it with one series of animations, but I wanted to know is there ...
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Beamer - A whole new table of content for each section

As you can see in the picture, I managed to get 2 tables of contents before each start of section. However, what I want is that : The Table of Contents of Section 1 will just give section 1, ...
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beamer - Theorem - Extra (descriptive) text after (…)

I want to put some extra text (green color text in the picture) after the Theorem (...), NOT inside the parenthesis, but still at the same (top) line. How to set the options to achieve this? Please. ...
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“Package pgfplots Error: Could not read table file” in Beamer

I am trying to plot a Tikz figure on a Beamer slide but receive the following error: ! Package pgfplots Error: Could not read table file '" x y 0.8 0.8 1. 0.8 1. 1. 0.8 1. 0.9 0.8 1. 0.9 0.9 1. 0.8 ...
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Compiling Beamer with Lualatex showing error

I am compiling my beamer file with Lualatex showing a lot of errors: Text line contains an invalid character mathesis and if I try to compile with pdflatex it shows the error of: Main ...
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Beamer citation formating in definition

I'm trying to insert a citation after a definition/theorem in the beamer class to resemble the following: Definition [1] Here is my definition. I can partially accomplish the above using ...
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Color a subset of digits in SIUNITX

I am writing a presentation with Beamer, where I show the benchmarks of a program I wrote. This involve comparing a lot of number coming from different sources. These numbers can differ only in the ...
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How to get the section and subsections into each title bar in a slide in beamer?

This is something I've done in the past, but I cannot find it anywhere! Really sorry as I think it's probably very basic but I just want the section and subsection (or one or the other, I want at ...
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Weird beamer and xelatex math interaction [duplicate]

I'm trying to use xelatex with beamer (I know, bad idea!) so that I can use a particular style file that I like. I'm running into some weird math display problems. Here's my MWE: ...
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I can't fit my whole equation in a beamer slide

\begin{frame}{Example 1 cont.} \begin{minipage}[c][.5\textheight][c]{\linewidth} Consequently, the first few components of the homotopy perturbation solution for Eq. (4.1) are derived as follows ...
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Increase cell hight and vertically centre cell text in table within beamer class

I have the following table which I am trying to increase the height of its cells. When I increase the height, texts are bottom aligned and but not centered. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} ...
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Showing the overview of section in beamer

I am making a presentation in beamer, and I want to display overview of the whole document at the beginning and overview of upcoming section. But I have too many sections and subsections, so the ...
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How to display all the subsections' titles in navigation bar in beamer?

I want to modify miniframes theme in order to not display the bullets, but to show in the lower bar the titles of all the subsections of the current section. I did it modifying miniframe theme file: I ...
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Hack into Beamer page (or frame) numbers

I use pause and only in my presentation. Currently, I got 3 identical number 29/38 for three pages where I use pause and only. (I don't know exact what command or setting I use). I would like to have ...
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How to show several images under one slide?

I am trying to show several images under one frame. Here, I'm trying to show the coloring of a node in frame. My idea was to itemize the images and disappear the rest except the one I'm talking about. ...
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How do I reference a template colour in beamer?

Say I want to draw a beamercolorbox and have it be coloured with the colour used for block body alerted.bg. How can I do this? I read this question, but it turned out to be unhelpful. I need to ...
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Beamer - Use custom environment on TOC frames

I defined a environment slide based on frame to get rules beneath the headline and above the footer and get the section in the frametitle. \newenvironment{slide}[1] {\begin{frame}[environment=slide] ...
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Replacing a whole equation in beamer

I want an equation to be replaced by another in one click in a beamer presentation. How to implement that? I was trying it by writing two exactly same consequent frames where the latter frame had ...
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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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beamer - \pause - Update the previous texts

An MWE is given at the end. I use beamer to prepare a presentation. I use \pause to avoid a lot of text on a slide at the first place. In this MWE, I have Inputs and Outputs. When I introudce the ...
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Columns Environment Spacing

I'm making a poster using beamerposter and I'm having some trouble with column spacing. I want to have a column that spans the entire width of the poster for my title, institution, etc. and then 3 ...
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Beamer - Change section in head/foot text color [duplicate]

I'm trying to change the font color of the section (shaded and not shaded) using Berlin theme. As far as I know to do so the code should be something like: \setbeamercolor{section in head/foot ...
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\hat, \tilde and \bar with beamer-package

When using \hat{}, \tilde{} and \bar{} in formulas while also using the beamer-package, instead of a bar over the sign I want to use a \Phi is drawn, and instead of a hat over the letter a \Theta is ...
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Decrease font size for index in beamer

I am writing a presentation with the beamer-package, using the Goettingen-environment which displays the table of contents in a bar on the right side of the slide. My problem is that the table of ...
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Show only section overview on slides starting new sections

How can I make Beamer only show the section overview/navigation/progress (the stuff shown on the top of every slide in for example the Warsaw theme) on specific slides? In particular, I'd like it to ...
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In the beamer presentation, how do I make a standalone line in the top of the page? [duplicate]

I want to make a single lone line in the new frame saying just "Proof:". I would like it to be blank otherwise, so then I have space to physically write down the proof. However, if I do this ...
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How to insert pictures in org-mode for Beamer export?

I'm writing a presentation with Org-mode + beamer. I'm trying to include a picture but when exporting to 'PDF (Beamer)' with C-c C-e l P combo, the pdf isn't produced. I get this error msg: ...
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Two Sudoku tables side by side

I'm working with a Shidoku table, which is a 4x4 Sudoku table. I'm trying to place two Shidoku tables side by side, with an arrow in the middle, as to show that I'm transforming one into the other. ...
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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 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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Increasing the Size of Beamer Footer

I work in Beamer extensively (specifically the Madrid theme). Sometimes, my "title" is quite long. Beamer puts this title at the bottom, but when it's too long it cuts it off. I'd really like to know ...
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Suppress output of slide numbers for slides without number for Beamer

There is a question about how not to number some slides: Beamer: \nonumber equivalent for slides? However the slides themselves still have their number printed. How can I suppress output of that as ...
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How to remove grey line at the start of the frame titles

I need to know to remove the grey lines appearing above the title frame \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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\alt Beamer, but with three options?

I want to make an itemized list such that I show an item, replace it with text, show next item, replace with text and so on. This is what I have: \begin{itemize} \item[1.] \alt<2>{$a\land ...
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Texmaker beamer error “File not found” [closed]

I'm trying to make a presentation using Texmaker and the beamer class. I'm able to create a document in Texmaker under \documentclass{article} but I'm unable to compile a PDF under ...
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Beamer: Why does title of block become unreasonably large for roboto font

The MWE below produces a Beamer block with a too large title area. Commenting out either of the second or third line fixes the problem. How can I fix it if I want to keep both lines? ...
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Error exporting from org-mode to beamer

When trying to export from org to beamer I get this msg: Processing LaTeX file ./ppt.tex... org-latex-compile: PDF file ./ppt.pdf wasn't produced: [undefined control sequence] I don't know ...
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Tabular at bottom of beamer slide (above footline)

I would like to put content at the bottom of some slide, possibly containing environment such as tabular, in a manner similar to footnotes but without footnote marks. My current attempt is the ...
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Ugly artifacts when using Helvetica (tgheros), Beamer, and pdflatex

First, please note that this question pertains to pdflatex, not xelatex or lualatex. I cannot use any solution involving packages such as fontspec. I'm trying to use Helvetica or a similar font in ...
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Beamer: Change color/underline but do not hide/shade other section in table of contents

I would like the current section to be underlined in \AtBeginSection or the same as \alert{} but want the other sections to be visible. So it would look something like: Before first section: * ...
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Using \only and shifting to the right

I want to use overlay in this case: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath,enumerate,amssymb} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Is this a fraction or a ratio?} \centering ...
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Why does a minipage in Beamer affect list spacing, and how do I fix it?

I'm experimenting with a parallel form of nested itemize items in Beamer, using minipages to separate parent and child list items. Here's my MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} ...
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Creating author blocks in beamer using authblk package [duplicate]

I am trying to use \authblk to create a beamer presentation with multiple author blocks, where each block basically says: AUTHOR NAME 1 INSTITUTION 1 I tried using the \authblk but it does ...
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Embedded movies, animations in beamer and article document class

I would like to use embedded animations and videos in my presentation which has the beamer document class. As far as I am concerned there are two packages for doing this media9 and movie15; however, I ...
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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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Beamer: cause text to behave as background?

I am creating a slide which starts off with some text; that text will be first in black, then in a light gray for background. Here is my MWE (well, it's a MNE: minumum non-working example): ...
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itemize in beamer - alignment of custom bullets

I'm doing a beamer presentation and defined some custom itemize bullets, which look like this: \newcommand{\pro}{\item[\textbf{\color{green}+}]} ...
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Beamer: Footnote vertical align problem

The usual trick to get rid of the Beamer navigation symbols and replace them only by a page number is to use % Make footline contain only page/pages \setbeamertemplate{footline}[page number]{} ...
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How to highlight a specific section in beamer ToC?

I have a ToC with 5 sections, and I want 5 frames where there is on each one a table of contents with the ith section highlighted, and the other are shaded. What I have so far is the following : ...
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tikz: positioning when using metrics without and with units

I am having some difficulties with my beamer theme, I think because I am using tikz with positions with and without units. I want a list that uses the page number (0,\pgnbr), which I defined as ...