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beamercolorbox width whole page but text in normal textwidth

I would like a beamercolorbox to extend wd=paperwidth, but text content only to cover the original textwidth and position. Is there some recommendation for doing it? Thanks, Luis
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tcolorbox header error with Bredelebeamer class

I'm working with tcolorbox package, and i'm trying to replicate this , when I compile and no use it, runs without error, but when I'm trying to use it, it fails. My code is something like this: \...
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Odd parenthesis spacing in beamer

I'm using Beamer for the first time. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{polyglossia} %\usepackage{setspace} %\usepackage{parskip} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \...
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How to renew \frame so that only the title of a new frame is shown first?

Basically I want each new frame to show only its title first. I tried \renewcommand<>{\frame}[1]{\beameroriginal{\frame \pause #1}} and variations, but it did not work.
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Video in Beamer with multimedia, undefined control sequence

./demo.vrb:4: Undefined control sequence. \pdfmark [{\box \@tempboxa }]{pdfmark=/ANN,Subtype=/Movie,Movie=<... l.4 ...[width=\textwidth]{CNT2.png}}{CNTvideo.mov} this is ...
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Change margins for one item in a beamer slide

You can see that the equation is cut off at the right side of the slide. Can I reduce left margin only for this item? \begin{frame}{Conditional Hazard Ratio under Competing Risks} \begin{itemize} \...
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Different baseline skip for first item after change in font size

I am having trouble getting the same baselike skip for each item in the following code. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{XYZ} \begin{itemize} {\fontsize{...
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What is wrong with my Beamer preamble?

I have a Beamer file that starts \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Berkeley} \useoutertheme{sidebar} \usecolortheme{sidebartab} \usecolortheme{rose} \usecolortheme{dolphin} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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caption change beamer [closed]

I know this question has already been posed an awful lot of times but none of the solutions have worked for me so far. When I use \caption in figure environment in beamer (as in the example below) I ...
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How to change beamerposter template from A0 to A1

I'm currently creating a poster, using following template: https://www.overleaf.com/5148051sqfkfp#/16063694/ The standard size of this poster is a0, however I want it to be a1. Is it sufficient to ...
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Divide long presentation into multiple pdfs

I am giving three lectures and have a Beamer presentation containing the slides for all three lectures (so I can easily go back and forth between the content). However, after the first and second ...
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Is anybody able to show the clock in beamer?

I wonder whether there is anyone who is able to show the clock in a beamer presentation. I have not come across any working example. Following the tdclock documentation, I compiled the MWE below. It ...
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Name of image is visible [duplicate]

In BEAMER, when I add an image, the name of the image (EG : image.png) is visible at its left. But I don't want to see that name. How can I remove it. Thanks for your respons. Have a good day Laurent ...
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beamer - draw arrow between positions on different graphics

I am following the example here to draw an arrow from one position on a picture to another. I successfully reproduce the answer, but fail to adapt it to work with the nodes I draw over graphics. My ...
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Beamer: Highlight all subsections in Table of Contents

\section{Section Title} \frame{\tableofcontents[currentsection]} \subsection{Subsection Title} I use the above command to insert a table of contents at the beginning of each section with the current ...
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bmatrix in beamer not working

I'm unable to use the flags to center the column and add a dashed vertical line in the bmatrix environment. This code was working on another LaTeX file but somehow I can't make it work with beamer: \...
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add a new tag to the first page beamer

I'm making a diapo for my presentation to get licence degree, I need to change somme things: 1- add the name of my professor supervisor in front of my name 2- change the date and write the promotion "...
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Drawing a particular commutative diagram

I can draw using \begin{diagram} X &\rTo^{\gamma} &Y & \lDotsto & \varepsilon_2\\ \dTo^\alpha &\ruTo^\beta & & &\\ Z& \lDotsto &\varepsilon_3 \end{diagram} ...
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How to avoid linebreak at `http:` in url

I have a long url that gets wrapped at http: in my layout (using beamer). This is the latex-code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{url} \...
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Setting frame options for a frame at runtime

I am designing a custom theme. What I want to achieve is I want to construct an if statement that take cares of options of the frame. For an examples you can see the following code: \documentclass{...
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Center tabular env around middle column?

I have a tabular environment with three columns aligned as {rcl} such that text in the middle column is centered internally within the column. I want the whole table to be positioned in the page such ...
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Break a frame into several frames [duplicate]

I am creating a beamer presentation with LyX. I have multiple slides (frames) that contain a lot of points - too many to fit on the slide. So I would like to break such slides into multiple slides so ...
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Positioning tikz in beamer so that (0,0) is in same place on different slides

I have a presentation in beamer with several slides showing a graph with a coordinate system. I want the graph to be (more or less) centered on the slide, with the origin of the coordinate system in ...
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Option unicode and beamer with LuaLaTeX

In this MWE \PassOptionsToPackage{unicode=true}{hyperref} \documentclass[xcolor=svgnames]{beamer} \title { \color{red}Example Presentation Created with the Beamer Package } \author{Till Tantau} \...
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beamer+biblatex: change the \footnotemark style of \footcite

Is it possible to change the \footnotemark style created by \footcite (from biblatex) so that it looks more like a citation symbol? I want to keep my references as footnotes, but I would like them ...
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problems related to beamer+\footcite

I have three small problems related to beamer+\footcite. I have taken a look on the forum but I have not seen any similar topic. 1) The first one is that I have included a reference inside an ...
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Re-setting the numbering in minipages sub-figures

For my presentation I am using minipage format in a frame to display two figures side by side (in beamer) with short subcaptions for each figures. Each figure is numbered as (a) Carbon (b) Aluminium ...
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beamer to show nested-subitem when all (non-nested) items covered

I am trying to get an alternating highlighting effect between \itemize items and subitems (which are just nested itemize items), but there is an issue in that when all of the non-nested items are ...
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How to use \beamer@frametitle value as an argument to \settowidth

I was customizing a beamer theme that have to be used by many people at my workplace. I want to show an error whenever frame-title takes more than two lines. Please don't ask why title is so long. So ...
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Possibility to exclude coloring certain links using hyperref

I'm preparing a beamer presentation and there are certain links I do not want getting highlighted. I've tried setting colorlinks = false inside the hypersetup, but naturally that disables coloring ...
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How to visually “earmark” certain slides?

In a Beamer presentation, instead of using appendix slides I find it sometimes useful to keep certain slides as part of the flow, but throw in a visual "earmark". I wonder how to create a small ...
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How can I plot a graph in beamer step by step

I want to plot this graph in beamer and I don't know how! I want plot step by step this graph.. Step 1: Step 2: Step 3: Step 4: I write this follow \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz}...
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Preserve linebreaks in command argument

I'm using the pdfpcnotes.sty style from https://github.com/cebe/pdfpc-latex-notes and I'm currently trying to make it preserve newlines, i.e. if I write \pnote{ * Foo * Bar } I want this to ...
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How can I get section titles show first letter capitalized?

\documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} %% General document %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.fractals} \usepackage[...
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`'not found .`\end{frame}`

\documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false},xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{lmodern} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} \...
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Undefined control sequence \end{frame} in beamer document [duplicate]

\documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false},xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{lmodern} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} \...
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Text side-by-side latex beamer

\begin{frame}{Workload Categorization} Benchmark suites:\hspace{4cm}64bit architectures: \begin{itemize} \item 22 SPECcpu2006\hspace{3.5cm} Intel SandyBridge \item 11 SPLASH2x\hspace{4.1cm} ...
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Replacing table cell during overlay and retaining position [duplicate]

I have the following slide and I would like the left side of the arrow to be displayed as a question mark during the first overlay slide and only after a click to the second slide to have the question ...
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Text at right side of slide

I am trying to include some text at the right side of a beamer slide/frame, like so \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{default} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \hfill \begin{description} \item[item1]...
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Beamer title page to show subtitle on click

How can I make a title page in beamer start with just a main title line then on each successive click add a subtitle line and a second subtitle line? And it is important that the already-visible ...
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The use of \mathscr in beamer

I have used \mathscr{A} in Latex with the package mathrsfs, but it doesn't work in beamer, so the "A" is simple. How can I do to solve this problem? Thanks !
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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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zoom in on a portion of a table in beamer [duplicate]

I have a very large table on a beamer slide that I want to show the audience first (so they get a sense of the whole thing) but then I want to zoom in on particular portions of that table. How can ...
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Best way to scale a tikzpicture with matrices

I had the following figure in a document that I am looking to put in some beamer slides. The figure in question is to wide to fit in the slides, so I am looking to scale everything, by say, a factor ...
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Make beamer footnotes hyperlinked [closed]

Today I was doing a presentation with beamer and I noticed that, differently from other classes, footnotes in beamer are not hyperlinked. Is there any particular reason for that? (I know it is not ...
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Beamer frame title manually change vertical and horizontal position

I am trying to change the vertical and horizontal positions of my frame titles and subtitles. So far I am using \setbeamertemplate{frametitle}[default][center] but I would like more control. Is it ...
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How can I remove the numbering in the figure environment?

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Title} \begin{figure}[ht] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.9\linewidth]{picture.jpg} \caption{Source: something} \end{...
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Beamer: “Missing $ inserted” error when adding \note{}? [closed]

I would like to add some speaker notes to the slides, but I got "Missing $ inserted" when I inserted the following line between two frames: \note{abcd} I am wondering if anyone have idea what the ...
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How to position tables inside column environment?

In my beamer slide, I have a tikzpicture at top. The remaining slide is divided into two columns, each with a table. MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{default} \usecolortheme{default} \...
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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 ...