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make all values of the JSON format red

I am using the latex beamer and trying to get the true value of the flag key in the JSON format red too but I am just getting it black as shown in the screen shot below. How can I get it red too? ...
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How do I position my image such that it's in the centre of the slide?

What I'm trying to do over here is that I want to position my plot as shown in the second image below in the centre, covering the text behind it. However, after passing different position parameters ...
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How I can align 2 arrays?

I want to get rid of indentation on the first image to make it as a second. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} \usepackage{tikzpagenodes} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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beamer, media9 - play multiple videos at once

I need to play two videos at once on a slide - it is pretty straightforward to show a single video, however, if I want to show two videos on a single slide simultaneously, it doesn't work - only one ...
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beamer font size changes on its own [closed]

Never mind: mystery solved: \frame[plain] is the culprit. This is only a minor annoyance, since there is a trivial workaround (edit: this no longer helps), but I wish I understood why it happens. ...
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tikzpicture add curved arrow in INTERVAL

I am currently working on a slide in which I need to add a curved arrow in the interval as below Pardon my poor drawing skill in MS paint... This is my current attempt \draw[->, thick] ...
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Problem with Icelandic characters in Beamer

I am doing a Beamer presentation based on an article, so I do a lot of copy and paste from one document to another. Basically everything is working fine, but for some reason, the Icelandic special ...
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PDF viewer for flip book animation

I have 100 PDF slides (created with Beamer) which when flipped through yield a small animation. I'm now looking for a PDF viewer which displays such an animation nicely. A bad example (in this ...
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Forget Content Before Pause in Beamer

I am using beamer and I am drawing some figures on an image, which should appear sequentially on the image. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Error: Package keyval Error: standout undefined (Beamer)

I am using Metropolis theme Minimal example: tex file \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{metropolis} % Use metropolis theme \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Name of Author does not appear in Beamer footline

I am making my first beamer-presentation, and for some reason, the author name will not appear in the footline. The title name and the name of the institution do appear, but not the author. Here the ...
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Handouts don't print properly

I have been unable to print handouts --- multiple slides per page with border around each. And it just does not work. I tried compiling with xelatex and latex (both almost default installs on Ubuntu ...
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How to Get Vertical Timeline work in Beamer? [duplicate]

I am trying to reproduce the answer here about How can you create a vertical timeline? in Beamer (not OS X specific only). I installed TeX By MacTeX. I have these packages in OSX xcolor, colortbl ...
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Improving a poorly formatted slide in beamer

I intend to highlight the differences between these two columns in the slide. It has ended up to be highly cluttered and although I use many \pause commands. The source code is included here : ...
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beamer reference manual

The beamer user manual is undoubtedly a work of love, but sometimes I'd like to have at hand some more to the point reference material. Could you please point me to a short manual, possibly with the ...
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Beamer Bibliography “and” and section name

I am using Beamer to prepare a Turkish presentation. However, I came a cross with the following two problems. How can I make this write "Author1, Author2 ve Author3"? How can I replace "References" ...
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How To Display Images in a Diagram Frame by Frame in Beamer

I wrote the following tikz code \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usetikzlibrary{calc, shapes, snakes, decorations.markings, patterns, , arrows.meta} \usetikzlibrary{backgrounds} % ...
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using tikzmark subnode with overlays beamer

I am trying to create a slide with overlays in beamer using tikzmark. I currently have \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows, shapes, calc, ...
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How read movie with LaTex?

I make a presentation with LaTex using beamer. I have succeeded in add movie in Sharelatex and my code is as follows : \documentclass[]{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Beamer breaks bibtopic: Error: Found unknown `thebibliography' environment

I'm trying to include two separate bibliographies in beamer presentation. I don't cite anything in the presentation, I just want to display (separately) the entire lists included in files: bib1.bib ...
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How do I add a separate bibtex bibliography in beamer to each lecture?

I am making lecture notes for a course, and I would like to use includeonlylecture to make a separate slide set for each week. I use bibtex for citations, and it would best for me if every set of ...
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“ compile timeout ” error on beamer class

I am making a presentation using \documentclass{beamer}. Moreover, I am making it at overleaf.com My presentation has a lot of high resolution images, which are in .png format, because of which I am ...
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Beamer presentation notes with allocated time

EDIT: See improved code in bottom of this post I've succeeded in getting a beamer pdf presented on dual screen (projector and laptop) with \setbeameroption{show notes on second screen=right} and ...
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Beamer does not restore roman style for emph inside emph

It seems that \em and \emph do not alternate between itshape and normal shape. How can this be restored? Test case: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \frame{\em abc \emph{def \emph{ghi} jkl} ...
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Parallel compiling of *slides* with beamer?

I understand that LaTeX cannot parallel process a whole document because of the layout algorithm which is intrinsiquely linear. However, in my understanding, the overlay specifications of successive ...
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How to draw this picture with tikz?

I have a figure that I would like to draw in beamer and tikz. Here is the figure: I start by doing something, but I am not progressing well. Any help? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Creating my own Beamer Theme

I'm trying to create my own beamer theme based on this answer. My data till now: beamerthemetexsx.sty %beamerthemetexsx.sty \mode<presentation> % Requirement \RequirePackage{tikz} ...
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Combining progress bars for latex-beamer

@GonzaloMedina has posted a nice example (see Progress bar for latex-beamer) on how to put a progress bar in a beamer presentation. I would like to have the bar from the first example (the blue and ...
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How to reorder pages in a beamer handout?

I would like to export the 8 slides of a Beamer presentation in 2 pages (4 slides per pages) in such a way that, when those pages are printed recto-verso, folded and cut, I get a "Scientific Comic ...
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Using an OTF font with beamer and lualatex

I have recently acquired one of those very complete OTF font families (Latin / Greek / Cyrillic, with small caps and many ligatures). I managed to get it work with LuaLaTeX thanks to fontspec, but ...
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using \textit in \section{} with beamer class

For a presentation using the beamer class (MiKTeX 2.8 with TeXnicCenter on Windows Vista) I need to have the italicized title of a book in a section heading. When I use \textit{...} or \emph{...} ...
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Depth of Sidebar Table of Contents in LaTeX beamer

I'm working with the Goettingen LaTeX beamer theme, which has a sidebar with table of contents. The toc shows sections and subsection, but I would like to only show the sections in this table of ...
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How do I share a beamer theme?

While working on my thesis, I customized a beamer theme with the corporate design of my university. Now I would like to share it with other students so they don't need to bother with recreating a nice ...
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Why does the rectangle disappear when loading \usetikzlibrary{automata,positioning}?

I have the following LaTeX code: \documentclass[serif]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Warsaw} } \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \usepackage[sc]{mathpazo} \linespread{1.05} % ...
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beamer handout WITH hyperlinks?

How can I have active hyperlinks in multipage beamer handouts? So far, all \url{} and \href{} I have in my document work fine in the resulting PDF if I typeset in presentation mode, but as soon as I ...
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Need help in beamer mind maps

Can anyone help me fit my mind map in beamer? EDIT: I have these codes for the figure, but how I would like to fit the figure in beamer. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Check if page with a given number is a section page

I want to test if a given page is a section page in beamer. The idea is to draw a progress bar, and 'mark' the positions of the next section. However, for that I need to know if a given page is a ...
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Extract all \note tags from beamer as a simple text file

There is a nice presenter tool I am using called pdfpc. Sadly it does not show notes I put in my latex presentation with \note{}. Is there a way to extract the content of all my \note{} tags to a ...
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How to add a logo inside a block's title

I'm trying to include a logo inside a block's title (the document is a presentation using the Berkeley theme): \begin{block} { \includegraphics[width=16pt,height=16pt]{blender.png} Blender } ...
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Beamer customizing \citeauthor

I am using Beamer for preparing presentation in Turkish. Frequently, I need the command \citeauthor. I have replaced "and" between the authors into Turkish ("ve") and "et al." too. However, I want to ...
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Absolute positioning of a forest tree (with overlay-specifications) in beamer

I'm trying to position a forest tree at the center of a beamer frame with the following code. In particular, the tree contains a beamer-overlay specification. This makes \sbox or similar ...
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error beamertheme.sty' not found (windows 8.1)

I'm trying to set a theme for my presentation with \usetheme(Berlin), but I'm getting the error File beamertheme(.sty' not found. \usetheme(. My beamerthemeBerlin.sty file it's in the directory: ...
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'beamer.cls' not found in TeXmaker [duplicate]

This sound very basic to some but I am confused here. I want to install TeXmaker on my PC (Windows Vista). I downloaded the software from http://www.xm1math.net/texmaker/ Now when I try to compile ...
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Annotations Moved…Where does the fault lie? [closed]

I will walk you through what I have done: I created a figure in Matlab: hfig=figure('Units','inches','Position',[0 0 4 3.5],'PaperPositionMode','auto') To remove access white space around it, I ...
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Using the same line numbers in lstlisting on repeated beamer slide

In the following example, the line numbers on the second occurrence of the slide start from "3". But the references in the itemize item of the second occurrence of the slide show as "1" and "2" (i.e. ...
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Center block on frame with Beamer

I wanted to change the block width in my presentations so, after a quick search on the website, I found the varblock solution : Changing default width of blocks in beamer It consists in adding : ...
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Beamer multimedia: display first then last image of a movie

Using the rather plain: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{multimedia} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \movie{\includegraphics{first_image.png}}{movie.mp4} \end{frame} ...
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Image centered on full slide with background color in beamer

Specifying both a background color and a background image for beamer slides is a bit tricky when notes are shown. I tried three approaches but none works perfectly (the idea is to avoid white borders ...
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Latex typesetting lost in matlab figure

I searched over google but couldn't find a fix to my issue. Following is the summary of what I am doing I generated figure in Matlab(R2015b) Used matlabfrag(.) to save the .eps and .tex version of ...
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Stepwise show `\footfullcite`

The following Q&A is based on an answer I wanted to give for How to change color of a single citation in a given beamer frame?, but since a radical edit of the question, my answer does no ...