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Beamer: Show all previous \tableofcontents items and gray out future items. Also: Remove subsections from ToC and then fix distances between items

I want to present a ToC in Beamer which shows the previous items and grays out future items. I cannot quite get it to work however. Here is a MWA: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Luebeck} ...
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Removing page number from title frame without changing the Warsaw theme

I applied the idea of Removing page number from title frame without changing the theme in my beamer presentation slides. I am using Warsaw theme. However, modifications made by me in the latex code ...
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tikz picture inside beamer frame

I was trying to put this code from tikz official page into a beamer's frame and got this error: /home/.../file.tex:100: Illegal parameter number in definition of \test. <to be read again> ...
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beamer + bibTeX: error, 'no aux' found!

I'm trying to compile a chs_2015.bib file with BibTeX (editor's button corresponding to command bibtex %) before including it in the actual Beamer *.tex presentation but I keep getting this error msg: ...
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Error when trying to use Roboto font with pdftex

I'm trying to use the Roboto font in a beamer presentation, built with pdftex. I installed the roboto package, but when trying to build, I get the following error: Trying to make PK font ...
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How can I fix jumping TikZ pictures in beamer?

The problem of stuff jumping in beamer is a common one, (see e.g. Avoiding jumping frames in beamer) and we've seen it here from time to time (I imagine the "related" list at the side will be quite ...
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Color of the navigation bar in beamer (theme Goettingen)

How can I change the color of the navigation bar in beamer? I am using "Goettingen" theme. I tried several changes, but that did not work... CODE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Citation in Beamer Slides

I need to use citation in beamer slides (such as apalike), I have a bib file which I created when I wrote my research paper. However same bib file doesn't seem to work here. I use the following: ...
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How do I fit this table to the frame in Beamer?

\documentclass{Beamer} \begin{document} \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{l l l} \toprule Band & & \\ \hline Total stop band & No propagation possible & All of the incident field is ...
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How to bring theorem's and lemmas numbers from a thesis document class and put it in the beamer presentation

How to bring theorem's and lemma's numbers from a thesis document class and put them in the beamer presentation, because I want to reffer the audience who have the printed thesis to the number and ...
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Problem adding caption with siunitx

I am using latex/beamer(texlive) to compile a document and I am getting an error. Apparently it has something to do with siunitx package. Here is a minimum working example. ...
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problem colour image in latex [beamer]

I have a problem : I'm using pdfLateX in beamer presentation. Build and view is: DVI->PS->PDFCHAIN also have this in preamb: \usepackage{graphicx} % Allows including images When I'm importing a ...
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Table doesn't appear correctly

This is the problem: ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> ...~${\rm {2_1/a}}$ & 2,32 & \multirow {2}{*}{\parbox {3cm}{színt... ...
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Adjust vertical space between headline and text box

How to adjust vertical space between headline and text box? I used [t] option but there is still a big space on the slide. \documentclass[compress,serif,xcolor=dvipsnames,xetex,t]{beamer} ...
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\beamergotobutton size

How do I change the default size of the button? Right now I have a frame looking like this: \documentclass[T]{beamer} \definecolor{links}{HTML}{2A1B81} ...
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Latex Beamer does not compile letters in math mode [closed]

I'm using version 3.33 of the beamer class (this is the first time I'm using this version), Miktex 2.9 and Texniccenter version 2.0 Alpha 3. I have the problem that letters in math mode do not appear ...
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How to create boxes within columns (Beamer)?

I need to have three columns and the text within each should be enclosed in a box. below is my code, but it is not working: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} ...
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How to make a sidebar to the bottom in beamer?

I am on my way to create a beamer template according to the powerpoint template from my institute. For the theme I need the possibility to use a footline plus a left sidebar. The problem is that the ...
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Change default font for math environments

In beamer, is there way to have mathematical expressions put in serif by default, while the rest of the text is in sans-serif?
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Change font only in a tikzpicture in beamer document class

I'm doing a presentatin with the beamer documentclass. I use tikzpicture to annotate a figure. I do it like this \begin{figure}[htp] \centering \begin{tikzpicture} \node[anchor=south west, inner ...
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Trouble using ffmpeg to encode a h264 video in a .mp4 container to use with media9

I can't get an ffmpeg encoded libx264 video in a .mp4 container to work with media9 and beamer. The pdf is created using pdfLaTeX. It seems to be some kind of ffmpeg issue since the following work ...
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Justify text in beamer poster [duplicate]

I am using the beamer Poster Template from this page: LaTeX Beamer Poster Theme and Template and I am trying to justify the text but I cannot find any option. There is a similar question concerning ...
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Beamer frame with columns, autosizing itemize

I would like to make a beamer frame that has a picture on one side, and a bulleted list on the other. Therefore, I am using the column environment. However, the itemize does not autosize, and simply ...
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Media9 compiles but embedded video gives “Unable to connect to content” “TypeError - Error #1009”

I have a beamer presentation that I am creating and I'm trying to embed a video clip. I'm using the media9 package and having a ton of issues with it. I've gone through the documentation with a ...
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Turning off \pause during revrese scrolling

In Beamer, is there a way to turn-off the \pause effect during reverse scrolling? That is, during my presentation, I would like to scroll back to a previous slide, but it is annoying to hit page up ...
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Using silence package generates warning from silence.sty

the last warning shown in TexMaker, I cannot get rid of. Minimal working example: \documentclass[hyperref={unicode}]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Antibes} ...
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Extra space when using tabular and overlay

I am trying to make a simple animation to change rows of a tabular from normal text to bold text. I tried to do it with \only and \alt, but I end up getting an extra space in the beginning of the row. ...
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Beamer - Put “Joint work with A and B”

I need to put "Joint work with A and B" on the title page of my slide for a talk on a conference. I didn't find a very clear way to do this, just found a code like below. \title{Group Theory} ...
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Table overlay in beamer on multiple rows and multiple columns

I want to show columns of a table dynamically. On the first frame I want to show only the first column without the last row. Then on the second frame only the first column with the last row too. Then ...
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TikZ library is changing the default font [closed]

NOTE: this question can be deleted. the problem was due to the use of the package times In my beamer .tex file I have two frames where I use a tikzpicture environment to do some animation. That's why ...
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How to make a right side progress bar in LaTeX?

I liked the bar of the first answer in this question: Progress bar for latex-beamer so my question is if there is a way to put this progress bar in the right/left side of the slides. Thanks.
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Overlay/pause after tikzpicture is not working

In the following example, in the pdf I am not getting any puase after item 1 and before the start of item 2. Any solution will be helpful. Thanks \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} ...
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Why \nointerlineskip if background of Beamer-color frametitle is empty?

I'm trying to read the source of Beamer default outer theme (the file beamerouterthemedefault.sty). In line 144 there is this code: \defbeamertemplate*{frametitle}{default}[1][left] { ...
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How can I left-and-right justify text in columns in Beamer?

I have a slide like the following: \begin{frame} \frametitle{two columns} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{.5\textwidth} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula ...
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Positioning using textpos and animated blocks

I am trying to position a figure on a page using textpos and then have a block appear over it in the next slide. I am inspired by the Gonzalo Medina's code given here. Here is what my code looks like, ...
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Beamer colums with table and figure

I'd like to have two columns. One contains a figure, the other contains a table with figure. The size of the table is too big and I can't see the photo under the table. (You see my trial with %.) ...
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Making a small modification to a itemize environment for arabic presentation with beamer

I would like to change the alignment of lists to the right ( for Arabic presentation ) with beamer. With the enumerate environment we can add some code if it is used frequently, like this : ...
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Framesubtitle in a different color than Frametitle in Beamer?

I was wondering if it is possible to have a different colour for your framesubtitle than the colour your frametitle has? I found out how to change the fontsize seperately here: Set frame subtitle ...
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How to use the Multi Bibliography resource from biblatex with beamer?

I am working with beamer and biblatex. I am writing a series of lectures and I want each one of them to have a separate bibliographical reference. I am running pdflatex foo.tex biber foo.bcf ...
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How to draw a graph in tikz with emoticons?

I would like to draw a graph and some emoticons with it using tikz in latex as shown in the picture below. N.B. I am doing a presentation in beamer and the meaning of the picture is that the triangle ...
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Merge navigation bar with Title and subtitle

The top of my slides have a title and subtitle (I eliminated the headline). However, I want to put the navigation bar, only for sections, at the corner right of the title and subtitle lines. This is ...
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How to get this type of slide in beamer[content with caption]?

How can I get this type of style with beamer?: thanks in advance
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Hide some slides from the miniframes navigation in beamer

I am using the Dresden theme on a presentation with a few sections, each with a couple of subsections. For each slide in a subsection, a circle appears in the navigation bar. I'm trying to hide this ...
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Thumbnail style in note pages with beamer

I'm making a presentation with LaTeX beamer and editing some notes about the frames. I managed to change the background color of notes with \setbeamercolor{note page} but I still have a white ...
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Manipulating tikzpicture and includegraphics

I am trying to draw a cauldron with 2 images going in for cooking! I thought of using tikz to draw the cauldron and ti include the images by adding them as nodes in the tikzpicture environment. ...
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Beamer: TOC for each section starting from the second

What the title says. In the slides below, I want to put a TOC in the default state at the beginning. But the \AtBeginSection setting will add another TOC just right after it, for the section 1. How ...
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Include live remote image in Beamer presentation

From this question, I see that it is possible to include remote images within a PDF, via the media9 package. Can direct inclusion of Javascript--as in this question--be used to update the image ...
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Beamer: control thickness of roman text in math environment (and vice versa)

Problem: I've written the following expression with beamer \begin{exe} \ex $\llbracket \phi\wedge\psi \rrbracket^{\mathcal{M},w,g} = \textsc{alt} \left\{ \alpha\in W ...
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beamer, lmodern and \scshape give “Font shape not available” warning

Using lmodern package and \scshape in beamer: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} \frame{\scshape Normal size text} \end{document} gives: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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LaTeX Error: Command \example already defined

I use the refman classes refart and refrep to write papers for my user group conference proceedings. I also use the documentclass beamer to prepare my slides. Recently I began single-sourcing my ...