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Beamer : display the lines of an array pause by pause ( is there an alternative to \hline ?)

I would like to display the different lines of an array, using overlays. However I have trouble with the \hline command which seems to include an carriage return. Here is a minimal example, I guess ...
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Transparent item

I am using \enumerate in beamer. I would like to use this slide (with the enumeration) several times with only one item non-transparent (as usual) and the rest transparent - how to do the rest ...
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Expansion of Overlay Specification Macro

To provide overlay specifications via a macro I have to use \expandafter\item\foo text, where \foo is something like <+->. When I do this often the \expandafter becomes bothersome. Is there a ...
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turn off frame number in certain slides using the beamer package

I'm preparing a presentation and I would like to have transition slides without any noise, so I want to remove even the frame number (which I need for non-transition slides). I modified the footer of ...
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Specify media path to add a animation in beamer tex

I need to add an .avi to my beamer-tex presentation. The other posts and the package description do not help me. I may use the media9 package. But I cannot define a relative media path. I dont' want ...
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Beamer background and text

I have provided a minimal example of the output I have shown below: \documentclass [compress]{beamer} \newcommand\Fontvi{\fontsize{6}{7.2}\selectfont} \usepackage{remreset} \usepackage{textpos} ...
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Redefine Beamer Frame Environment

I would like to redefine Beamer's frame environment to provide different templates as part of a theme. However, I'm having some trouble accessing Beamer's variable from inside that code. ...
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Is it possible to use \IEEEeqnarray in beamer?

I have a report written in IEEEtran class. Now I need to make slides in beamer. There are lot of equations formatted according to \IEEEeqnarray with different alignments, so it will be cumbersome to ...
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My PDF viewer does not support animations or actually my code is wrong?

I'm new in MikTex's animation world. I was trying to create a simple animation with this elementary code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{animate} ...
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Specify which overlays to take from another file

I have a picture with overlays in an external file. Sometimes I want to use all overlays from the picture, sometimes only some of the overlays. Consider the following example, where the picture is ...
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Sound in pdf generated by beamer [duplicate]

I am trying to include sound in beamer slides in such a way that the resulting pdf file works "independently" of any sound file (self-sufficient way). I found that with media9 it was possible to do ...
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What \usetheme or \usecolortheme?

I am working on my class presentation project using Latex Beamer. For template I would like to use one similar to this presentation I found from the internet. (1) Do you know what \usetheme or ...
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How can I write a non-greek name in a greek text?

I want to write a text in Greek and there are some non-greek names. I used the following code: \begin{frame}{Ιστορική αναδρομή} Το 1926 ο $\textenglish{David Hilbert }$ ισχυρίζεται ότι κάθε ...
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subsubsection in header in warsaw theme [duplicate]

How can I have a three column header in beamer warsaw theme where I show section, subsection and subsubsection in each of the column? The code in this link only shows section and subsection. Knowing ...
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Change \item font in beamer's enumerate environment

Below I'm using oldstyle numbers in the document, but I've defined a new font with lining numbers to use in enumerated lists (I've also used Khaled's Libertine fonts, since the original Linux ...
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Beamer theme with different frame types

I've been following this post to create my own theme. However, I would like to create a Beamer theme which supports different look and feel for different frame types. Here are some examples: A ...
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Theorem and proposition with arbitrary number in beamer

I would to set custom numbering for my theorems and propositions, using decimal points. For example, I would the code below to dislpay "Proposition 3.1": ...
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LaTeX/Beamer problems with theme [duplicate]

My phd advisor send me a tex version of his slides, I try to update it, but when I run it, the result is totally ruined (for example, all the graphs do not download at the right place, the slides are ...
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How can I achieve a fixed vertical position for titlegraphic on custom title page?

How can I achieve a fixed vertical position of the blue "logo", even if author or institute or subtitle contain more than 1 line? Right now, if I add a second line to any of the content elements, ...
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Beamer files and .cls vs .sty convention

Long ago I started defining my own tex document classes and I came across the sty/cls dilemma. I've always used the answer described here as my rule of thumb: If [new] commands could be used with ...
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Usage of bm in beamer

Why bm package gives me a problem in this beamer document? \documentclass[landscape]{beamer} % COMANDI INIZIALI \usepackage[italian]{babel} % ...
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Modify CambridgeUS theme in beamer

I'm using CambridgeUS theme in my beamer presentation: \documentclass[landscape]{beamer} % COMANDI INIZIALI \usepackage[italian]{babel} % ...
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3 (adjustable) column headline in Warsaw

How can I adjust the following code to have a three column headline in the Warsaw theme. What I am trying to have is to get section, subsection and subsubsection show in each of the columns. ...
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center environment nag-warning for floats in beamer

The nag packages gives a warning when using floats in beamer presentations. When removing the figure or table environment, no warnings are given. How to proceed from here? Tried ...
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How to fit title and author into footline of the CambridgeUS beamer theme

I am writing a presentation using a beamer theme; the code I wrote is this: \documentclass{beamer} %\documentclass[handout]{beamer} % THIS PUTS TWO SLIDES ON EACH PAGE %\usepackage{pgfpages} ...
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Rowcolors and horizontal lines do not mix [duplicate]

Using rowcolors causes the horizontal and vertical lines in my table to behave strangely . The second horizontal line after the first row is not visible, and the vertical line dissappears in the ...
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Logo Top Right Latex Beamer Warsaw Presentation

How do I place a logo in the center (center height, and center width) of the top right purple box which appears on every slide of the Warsaw theme? Here is the code for the talk so far: %% Help logo ...
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Label in \frame options, disable allowframebreaks in beamer

The \includeonlyframe{...} does not work, when allowframebreaks is used together with label in \frame options. When removing label, it works fine. See MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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beamer: Place hyperref buttons at very bottom of each page

I would like to have a set of navigation buttons at the very bottom of every slide, where the buttons lead to different slides depending on the section you are in, for example ...
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Croping Tikz animation out of a beamer presentation (producing empty pages)

I've a beamer presentation and want to use the tikz pirctures inside rendered as svgs. So far no problem, but compiling the code via pdflatex the following (minimal) example results in four pages, ...
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How to display only needed reference in the beamer?

I want to cite in a certain slide in my beamer, but the slide display all references which contains references that doesn't belong to this slide, how to solve this problem? For example, in the ...
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Section name with fancyhdr in beamer

I am trying to add the name of the section in the fancyhdf foot of a beamer presentation but the following command does not work. I have found some help that suggests the command ...
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Lyx Beamer enumerate eating first letters of text in Madrid theme

In Lyx beamer environment, enumerate is not compiling properly: the balls overlay the first letters of the item text, and the numbers are to the left of the balls (and invisible because they're white ...
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Powerpoint live presentation functionalities with LaTex beamer?

For most presentations, I find it easier to use LaTex than Powerpoint. However, one feature I really miss with LaTex is the handful of presentation functionalities of Powerpoint. Basically, while the ...
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Beamer auto-pst-pdf — multiple images

I tried to include some pictures in a LaTeX Beamer presentation. I used auto-pst-pdf to produce a pdf output. Strangely, just the first picture shows up in the resulting document. Here's a minimal ...
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Can I display an equation in latex beamer presentation step by step? How? [duplicate]

I'm making a presentation in beamer LaTeX and I want to explain an equation. I want it to apear on the screan step by step, like I would be constructing it. Is it possible? Thanks!
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How to add vertical lines at the extreme left and right of a poster using beamer

How can I add vertical lines at the extreme left and right of a poster (using beamer) so that it is wholly surrounded by a box ? For the moment, my poster looks like that ...
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Hyperlinks not working with beamer second screen

I'm relatively new to Beamer and ran into an issue which I attempted to reproduce in a MWE. In the MWE below, none of the links are functional. However, the links work as expected when changing ...
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Image in titlepage of beamer

\documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Warsaw} \setbeamercovered{transparent} } \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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Beamer template setbeamerfont bfseries

I have a problem regarding the \setbeamerfont command related to alerted text. The usage is: \setbeamerfont{alerted text}{series=\bfseries} However, bfseries does not work in math mode - what can I ...
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TexStudio cannot compile presentation

I am trying to use TexStudio to prepare a presentation with beamer package but it does not compile. Here are my code \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Hello, world! \end{frame} ...
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Blocks in CambridgeUS beamer

Can I get coloured highlight all around the block? (currently its just highlighted/shadowed only around the bottom edge and the right edge) \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { ...
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Change frame subtitle after a framebreak

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{frametitle continuation}[from second][ \insertcontinuationcountroman] \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} ...
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Uncover listings code blocks

I am trying to highlight code lines in the listings package for a presentation. The following working example shows how I have been able to hack my way to a solution, however I am now at the point ...
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Break \printbibliography to multiple frames without [allowframebreaks]

I am using mtheme for my Beamer presentation with XeLaTeX and Biber and I have a quite crowded bibliography. But when I try to add [allowframebreaks] I receive a "TeX capacity exceeded" error. I found ...
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Footline formatting - spacing and color of the shortitle

I am having trouble with the footline - I couldn't find the answer. How can I make the space between my name and affiliation (bottom left)? How do I change the color of "Introduction and ...
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Change reference frame titles in Beamer

The file prop.tex contains the following: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[style=apa,backend=biber,language=american]{biblatex} \DeclareLanguageMapping{american}{american-apa} ...
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How does one manually place \thanks text?

I'm using beamerposter with the confpresentation style to create a poster. I want to include the author email addresses in the header along with the department, and I want to do it \thanks-style. ...
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Beamer headline with frametitle

Let's consider this MWE \documentclass{beamer} \makeatletter \setbeamertemplate{frametitle}{} \setbeamertemplate{headline} { \leavevmode ...
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Beamer style file: footline drops out of slide if used only from slide 2 on

I'm in the process of creating a style file for a Beamer presentation. Most things are straight forward but I have some issues with the footline. In particular, I don't want a footline on the title ...