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Overlaying parts of Beamer table with a “see-thru” (i.e., opaque) textbox

This seems like it should be simple! After creating a very complex table using multirow and many other table related beamer packages that I have just learned about, I now want to highlight parts of it ...
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Setting edges in proof environment

I would need to move the itemize environment used in the proof environment more to the left side of every slide. I used \setbeamersize{text margin left=15pt,text margin right=20pt} for moving the ...
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Beamer continue block in next column

I am making a poster using the beamer document class. What I have done is that I divided the poster in two columns. In each column I do have a few blocks with content. What I want to do is to continue ...
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Edit a default latex/beamer theme to show section numbers

I am using beamer to create a presentation. The theme I chose is Singapore. It has a nice header with section names and bullets for subsections. What is the easiest way to modify the header so that ...
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How to highlight table rows by colors in Beamer

I would like to highlight rows in tables, in rowwise, that is I would like to highlight row 1 in red, then make row 1 in black but row 2 in red, etc. How can I manage to do so in Beamer?
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Different styles of bullets of enumerate

I have an enumerate inside an enumerate: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Item1 \item Item2 \begin{enumerate} \item Item2. ...
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Shift some items of enumerate

I have enumerate in a slide, I would like the beginning, including the bullet, of the 2nd and the 3rd \item shift a little bit on the right, compared to the 1st \item: Item1 Item2 Item3 Does ...
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How to get pgfonlayer to work correctly inside onslide?

I am trying to use onslide to group different picture elements together and control when and how long they appear on the slide. At the same time I am trying to use pgfonlayer to make sure some things ...
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beamer color settings for section names in the header

This guide explains how to produce dynamic headers, where the current section is highlighted. But how can I control the color used for highlighting? (to save space I've set the header's font size ...
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Set slide subtitle in beamer after \framebreak

I am writing my thesis' slides. I need to set a subtitle in some slides, but I am using the [allowframebreaks] option and \framebreak. When I set the \framesubtitle{} after \framebreak, the subtitle ...
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Shading a block of my text

I would like to surround some source code in my beamer presentation with a lightly shaded box. More specifically in the C++ source code given below, I would like to shade the code block of the ...
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Equation labels in the block environment of beamer class are too close to the right boder

I am using bearmer to write a poster. In the block environment, I have same labeled equations. The problem is the labels are too close to the block border. Is it possible to move the label a little ...
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how to change the style of the block environment in beamer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are alternatives to block? I am using Beamer to write a poster. I wish to have various kind of blocks to contain different contents, like theorem, example, ...
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Using A-B style page numbering in beamer+pdf

My question is in a sense the reverse of this question on overlays. Here's what I'd like to do. I have a beamer presentation that includes two frames, each with some overlays. Each frame looks like ...
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Vertical align at center in beamer slides using the [allowframebreaks] option and \newpage

I'm writing my thesis slides in beamer. I need to align vertically at center the slide's contents when I use the [allowframebreaks] option in the frame environment and the \newpage to start a new ...
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Reserve the place for further overlays

I have 3 parts in a tabular, I want onslide1- to be always displayed. After 1 clic, I want only2 to be shown; after another clic, at the position of only2, I want only3- to replace only2 forever; ...
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Position of \only within a \tabular

I have the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \usepackage[frenchb]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{tabular}{ll|ll} \only<1>{only 1} ...
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Multicolumn doesn't work well with onslide

I have the following code which works without error: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \usepackage[frenchb]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{tabular}{ll|ll} ...
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How do I add syntax coloring to my C++ source code in beamer

I have just learned how to insert source code into beamer with the listings package. However I dont know how to go about adding any syntax coloring on the C++ source code. How do I do that? Here ...
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Beamer Bibliography Icon

I want to list my references in a beamer presentation using thebibliography environment, with the nice little book icon (\beamertemplatebookbibitems) and article icon ...
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Beamer, alltt environment and \only

I have got the following problem using an alltt environment in a beamer document. I placed an alltt environment inside a block environment. Then all line breaks are correct in the output document. But ...
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What is the difference between \maketitle and \titlepage in Beamer?

I am looking for someone who has read the lengthy Beamer manual. Using \maketitle \begin{document} \maketitle \end{document} versus using \titlepage \begin{document} \begin{frame} \titlepage ...
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Display the bullet of \item

In the following code, at the place of *step 2*, I would like to display exactly . Does anyone know how to do it? \begin{block}{title} \begin{enumerate} \item ... %Step 1 \item ... %Step 2 ...
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tikz picture in column disturbs other column

I would like a slide with two columns in which one column is text and the other is a tikz picture. The problem is that when I make one column a tikz picture, it does not allow the text to start at ...
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How to create a PDF presentation for each available Beamer theme automatically?

Rather than changing the theme by hand and compiling it for each available theme, is there an easier way to do so such that I can get a PDF presentation for each available theme automatically?
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How to change edge of pages in Beamer

I'm using long math formulas and need to get smaller edges in Beamer presentation. I mean how I can get all environments such as definition, theorems, proofs starting at the same position as ...
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How can I align text, on my title slide, from two different boxes?

I'm trying to match a PowerPoint template, because, well, does anybody here like PowerPoint? Swapping the images out for those that are in the public domain, it looks something like this: No, I did ...
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cropping problem with includegraphics and trim in beamer

I am including figures from a paper I'm writing into the associated presentation slides written in beamer. Both the paper and the slides are pdf and I'm typesetting using pdflatex. I'm using ...
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Fix the height of a column

I have several similar slides in beamer. Each slide has 2 parts side by side. On the left hand, there is a tikzpicture in a minipage, it is same for all the slides; On the right hand, there are ...
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Subscript of bigcap in Beamer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Show inline math as if it were display math I write \bigcap_{0 \leq k \leq n} in Beamer, the subscript 0 \leq k \leq n is shown on the right side of the \bigcap. Does ...
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redefine \includegraphics for beamer

I'm using Pandoc to convert from markdown to LaTeX or Beamer. The LaTeX template of Pandoc has nice command so that images are resized to fit the text width but the Beamer output is not. ...
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PaloAlto theme in beamer : logo

In PaloAlto theme, I would like to have the logo on the top right corner instead of the top left corner so that the sidebar begins at the top left. Any Idea ? thanks
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Shadow blocks in Beamer

Some beamer themes such as Berlin, Warsaw use shadow environment for theorems, definitions, proofs. How can I get rid of it and have the same look as in CambridgeUS for example?
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Modification of Beamer theme

I would like to modify this theme. \documentclass{beamer} \DeclareOptionBeamer{compress}{\beamer@compresstrue} \ProcessOptionsBeamer \mode<presentation> ...
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Item in PaloAlto theme Beamer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: beamer: change individual bullet color for pros and cons list I would like to change the color of bullets in the PaloAlto Theme. I tried : \setbeamercolor{itemize ...
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Fix the height/length of a minipage

I have 2 columns in 1 slide. On the left hand, it is a tabbing inside a minipage in a framed. Some sentences are shown one by one by overlay, that results in the height/length of the whole minipage ...
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Beamer: Pausing before the first item in itemize[<+->]

In Beamer, \begin{itemize}[<+->] causes items to appear one-by-one. However, item 1 is visible starting from the first slide itself. Is there a way to insert a pause before the first item too? ...
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Parallel overlays in Beamer

I have 2 columns of blocks side by side in 1 slide: \begin{columns} \begin{column}{0.48\textwidth} \begin{block}{left block 1} left block 1 \end{block} \begin{block}{left block 2} ...
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Overlay of blocks in Beamer

I have several blocks in a slide: \begin{block}{block 1} block 1 \end{block} \begin{block}{block 2} block 2 \end{block} \begin{block}{block 2} block 2 \end{block} Does anyone know how to ...
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Beamer theme Amsterdam

I would like to modify beamer theme Amsterdam (downloaded from the side http://latex.simon04.net the first topic) in this way: In headlines I would like to get rid of the circles under the name of ...
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Add Overlays in beamer \tableofcontents items

I'm writing a presentation in beamer. I want to show semi-transparent overlays in the table of contents items. I mean, I want to show the current item text in black color and the next ones in gray. ...
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SideBar in Beamer

I'm using PaloAlto theme. I would like to have an image on the side of the slides instead of the navigation sidebar. I tried : \setbeamertemplate{sidebar}{ \includegraphics[scale=0.1]{image.jpg} } ...
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Slider ticker on beamer runs off page

I am creating a presentation using the beamer class and the Singapore theme, however I have so many sections that the slide ticker bar at the top runs off the edge of the page. Is there a way to make ...
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Modify footer of slides

I am editing a presentation with beamer, the theme is Boadilla: \date{date} \title[The title is quite quite quite quite quite quite long]{The title is quite quite quite quite quite quite long} ...
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Slide number list in header

This may be a common question (so apologies in advance) but I have not been able to find an answer already available. I would like to have the list of slide numbers of each section showing up in the ...
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How to edit Beamer theme CambridgeUS

I have been using the beamer document class with the theme- cambridgeUS in lyx. The following code is the preamble. Now, I want to insert a hyperlink to a pdf file in all the pages by adding them in ...
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Hyperlink button in all pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to edit Beamer theme CambridgeUS How do I put the same hyperlink button (that opens a pdf file list.pdf) in all slides at same position (header bar or footline ) in ...
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Table looking like a block

The goal is to create a table that has the same style than a block of the used theme in order to have a consequent style trough the document. this can be done by the following two methodes shown in ...
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How to make \rowfont (from tabu package) overlay specification-aware (in beamer package)?

I have tables in a beamer presentation, and I would like to highlight table rows sequentially (not necessarily in row order) using overlay specifications. So I would like to be able to write code ...
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Can I make siunitx commands use serif fonts like the rest of the math in beamer?

In a beamer presentation I can use \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} to typeset the math in a serif font while the rest of the presentation is in a sans-serif font. But the \SI command from siunitx ...