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How to change order of pages when using \pgfpagesuselayout{4 on 1}?

I am preparing a beamer presentation and would like to generate 4 on 1 handouts using: \usepackage{pgfpages} \pgfpagesuselayout{4 on 1} The default order of pages in each slide looks like follows: ...
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Position of labels as updated in a beamer slide tikz block

I am having trouble with updating labels of tikz blocks in a beamer presentation. So far I have been using \onslide to update the block size and location from code in this answer. For the label text, ...
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Include slide only in handout (Beamer presentation)

My aim is to include a certain slide ONLY in the handouts generated from a Beamer presentation. How to do this? I know that I can use overlays with \only (e.g., \only<1-1|handout:1) to specify ...
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Divide a frame into 3 sections in latex beamer

I need the frame of LaTeX beamer to be divided into three sections as shown. With contents of sections 2 and 3 changing with each item of section 1.How do I do that?
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Error when using greek symbol in subscript in beamer presentation

I am working on a beamer presentation which will include many mathematical symbols. I use MiKTeX 2.9 and the TeXstudio IDE. I have run into a problem when I attempt to use certain mathematical ...
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Video not looping in windows adobe reader

I embedded a video in beamer presentation file using the media9 package. The video loops as it is supposed to in my desktop which runs a mac, but it does not loop in windows adobe reader. It plays ...
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Beamer Overlay — Reveal box around line of {align} environment

Summary: How can I create an overlay slide where the only thing being done is boxing/circling the last line of an align environment? In a lot of math classes, we begin with some initial problem, then ...
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Why package listings does not work with Beamer? [duplicate]

I want to show LaTeX code inside a Beamer presentation. If I try the following MWE as an article, it works flawlessly: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{listings} \lstset { ...
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New \settitles command

I'm new in LaTeX and i'm currently trying to modify a .sty in order to have my own presentation style (I often need to make new presentations). What I'm trying to do is to create a \settitles command ...
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Vertical spacing problem in Beamer frametitle several lines long

I'm using Beamer with a custom template. Among other things, I have re-defined the headline to render the title within a parbox, together with other things that make the template, such as a logo, some ...
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Problem with hyperref in beamer [duplicate]

I want to make a presentation using beamer and I have the following problem with the hyperref package. I have already seen that this package causes many troubles for many people. Anyway... Here is the ...
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Citing in Beamer: Year depiction problem in the reference slide

I am preparing a presentation with beamer package with multiple citations. Therefore I have decided to use the following packages: \usepackage[style=apa, backend = biber]{biblatex} ...
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Beamer starred section formatting in the TOC

I am writing a beamer presentation and I want the structure (and the TOC) to be : Introduction 1. Section 1 2. Section 2 3. Section 3 Conclusion Therefore, I used the starred version of the section ...
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Madrid head/foot height + text position

I am (an unsophisticated LaTeX user) and using the following template that I found online for a thesis presentation. I would like to: decrease height of headline and vertically center headline text ...
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Different Aspect Ratios: Notes vs. Slides

I created a presentation using LaTeX Beamer and I'd like to present it using SplitShow. Using an embedded .nav file in my PDF, I can use SplitShow's interleaved mode to display the slides on the ...
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Change text color of section title in \sectionpage

I write beamer lecture slides in R Markdown and I want to make a simple style that matches my college's PowerPoint templates, but I am getting caught up on how to change text color in section pages. R ...
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Problem to cite several author with beamer

I am making a presentation with beamer. If I include only citations with one or two authors there isn't problem but compilation (pdflatex and bibtex) fails when I include citations with more than two ...
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Beamer modify CambridgeUS theme

I would like to modify the CambridgeUS theme in order to keep the same color but by changing the disposition of my footer as follows: Title/Number of page with "--" and not "/" and Subtitles. For the ...
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How to fix my title slide (problem with aligning text)

\documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Rochester} \title{my title which is very long so pushes the date off the page} \author[Author]{my name} \institute[university ]{\normalsize university ...
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Nested itemize in beamer while only first layer bullet-points appear one-by-one

I have two nested lists in a beamer presentation,i.e \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[<+->] \item a \begin{itemize} \item 1 \item 2 \end{itemize} \item b ...
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Placement of three figures in beamer

I want to position 3 figures in beamer, with the first two justified at the left, the second being below the first, and the third at the right. However, I need the third image to be vertically ...
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Margins for the whole slide in Beamer?

I want to make a Beamer presentation with white margins at the edges, so the whole slide would be affected by these margins (including the color bars for my Berlin beaver theme, for example). So there ...
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adjust text's size in beamer when bibliography is too long

Im a using beamer and my bibliogrpahy is too long to fit on one single frame. My code is very simple : \begin{frame}%[allowframebreaks=0.9] \section*{Bibliographie} \nocite{*} \printbibliography ...
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add a simple bibliography in beamer (using texmaker)

I want to add a simple bibliography in my beamer presentation like this http://recherche.noiraudes.net/images/screenshots/Beamer1.jpg . In an article, it is easy but i couldnt do the same in my ...
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How do i get the table of contents to just include the sections and subsection in beamer when using pauses?

I have put several pauses in throughout the presentation and now the table of contents has been split by the pauses. I want the table of contents to show each section and subsection once though. For ...
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Centered text moves between slides using \only

I'm trying to get text (well, actually images, but my example uses text) to line up exactly between slides, such that you don't see them shift when advancing. In this example the text is not ...
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Change src of media9 using StrobeMediaPlayback

I'm trying to make a beamer presentation with some animations using media9 with StrobeMediaPlayback. Now i want to have a video frame and two buttons to change the source. The usual approach as for ...
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How to add 'courtesy' to reference the source in beamer slides?

What is the usually followed way to add 'courtesy' for images in Beamer? I have looked up a number of searches on the Internet but could not find a solution.
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Beamer uncover text that was invisible and then make transparent

I'm trying to incrementally uncover items in an enumerate environment. The text should be invisible before it is uncovered. After each element is shown it should be covered again, but this time I want ...
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Beamer: sub-itemize visibility linked to previous item

Suppose I have a list where I want the item just before a sub-list to disappear somewhere during the uncovering of the sub-list. See example: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Possible bug? \setbeamercovered{invisible} vs. transparent within align* environment

I'm having some troubles typesetting my equations. I want to be able to uncover them one line at a time, while keeping everything that is on the slide transparent until they are uncovered. Besides ...
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Add horizontal separator between (landscape) slides

Using beamer, I have a created a series of slides. Can I print 2 slides per page (as done in the pdfpages package) but add a horizontal line (not an entire frame) to separate the pages vertically: ...
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Beamer with csquotes.sty and \MakeAutoQuote{‘}{’}

When I try to load csquotes and use '\MakeAutoQuote{‘}{’}' I get a the following error message passed through by latexmk: ! Package csquotes Error: Invalid argument. See the csquotes package ...
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Positioning blocks dynamically

Is there a transition that helps me to adjust the placement of blocks when I add more information in subsequent slides? I would like the first block to appear centered in the middle, then on the ...
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Getting a frame with listings in beamer

According to my experiments the listings package no longer allows \begin{frame}[fragile] \begin{lstlisting} %CODE HERE \end{lstlisting} \end{frame} you can use ...
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Pausesubsections pauses even when there are none

I have started writing a beamer, and up until now everything was going fine (I only had 1 section with no subsection). Of course, I got to the point where I wanted to add another section, but with ...
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Set color of customized title page \usebeamerfont{author,institute} sections only

For the following Beamer Code I would like to change only the color of the Author and Institute sections only to black. And leave the others blue. How can I achieve this? Thanks R ...
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How can I get rid of the section that the bibliography environment creates?

I am working on a short presentation using beamer. As the presentation is fairly short (less than 15 slides), I decided not to set sections within the presentation. The problem I am having is that, ...
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Beamer columns misaligned vertically

I'm trying to pu my beamer TOC on two columns and I have this problem. When I divide my page in two equal columns, the left column is vertically misaligned. \begin{frame}[plain] \frametitle{Le ...
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Beamer group navigation dots per section

Similar to the question (and MWE) asked in the link below, I would like to organise my navigation bullets horizontally per section. However, in addition, I would like to group the bullet points by ...
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Setting the optical size with beamer and fontspec

I am using fontspec to select a font for my beamer presentation. The font I am using has different optical sizes, and fontspec takes full advantage of this. This is great for high resolution print, ...
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How to make framezoom zoomed image fit the slide

I'm currently trying to zoom in to (more or less) the top half of an image on a slide in latex beamer class. How can I tell LaTeX to make the zoomed image fit the slide (see attached image)? This is ...
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Delete institute-space in title page (beamer class)

Using the beamer class, I designed the title page as follows: \documentclass[]{beamer} \title[]{This is the title.} \author{The name.} \date{The date.} \titlegraphic{ \begin{center} ...
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Poster: rounded=false de-centers child box

I am using the Jacobs landscape conference poster, and I want to change the alertblock's edges from soft to sharp. Accordingly, I edited the beamerthemeconfposter.sty and set rounded to false. The ...
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Create a link inside LaTeX/Beamer document

I am pretty new to LaTeX and I have a question. I work on a software to generate LaTeX and Beamer document from an other document which is not in LaTeX. For the LaTeX exporter when I had an anchor I ...
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Centering only a part of a presentation

I have the following code \begin{itemize} \item Optimal Effort:\\ $DPV{\Pi}_1(e)=-\psi(e)+(I+pe)\delta \longrightarrow \overline{e}=p\delta$ \\[0.2cm] \item Participation ...
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Beamer: drawing a rectangle that does not overlay the navigation bar

I am trying to draw a blue filled rectangle on half of the slide space. However, I do not want it to overlay the navigation bar. The following figures illustrate the current situation: The title page ...
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Error occurred using Beamer, Latex: “no output PDF file produced!”

The beamer class provides the user LATEX a series of highly powerful and flexible to create a video presentation. Among the strengths of beamer there is the possibility to easily manage transitions ...
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Disclaimer in Beamer, textbox, multiline, tailored location

I am trying to put a disclaimer text box in my first beamer slide. I need to be able to adjust the location, width of the box and the size of the font of the disclaimer. The disclaimer is also ...
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Beamer: Automating Black Pages without page numbering

I have the following code that I use in beamer to create blank slides that allow me to switch mode in my lectures and do some exercise with the group or something on the blackboard: { % black page ...