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Adding color to a table column as a beamer overlay

I'm trying to have an overlay that adds a background color to a column of a table in beamer. I can create a table with a colored second column using the colortbl package. \begin{tabular}[]{r ...
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Vertical alignment of itemize in tabular

Creating beamer presentations I want to display an itemize environment in the second column of a tabular. My aim is to have the first item on the same baseline as the content in the first column. My ...
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drawing a nerve cell

Can the next drawing be done? and if possible as a nice 3-d editable object that can be displayed part by part (as using visible<1> visible<2>). That is the best I can do, which I am not ...
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Vertical alignment when title is empty in beamer template

I'm using a customized template for Beamer. Among other things, I have completely rewritten the headline template. However, when I use a frame without title, the vertical alignment is not the same as ...
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Designing a Beamer class with given Corporate Design

There are several questions involved: How do I create the title page? At the moment, I am stuck with the folloing: % Title page \defbeamertemplate*{title page}{myClass} { ...
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Beamer footnote disappears with luatexja package

I found an interesting behavior of luatexja package. Compiling the following code by lualatex, the footnote disappears. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{luatexja} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Error:environment axis undefined?

In beamer presentation, it shows environment axis undefined, anyone suggest to clear my query \begin{frame} \begin{figure}[hbt] \centering \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ ...
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Beamer: Change color/underline but do not hide/shade other section in table of contents

I would like the current section to be underlined in \AtBeginSection or the same as \alert{} but want the other sections to be visible. So it would look something like: Before first section: * ...
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What is plus1filll? [duplicate]

In the beamer manual on pg 64 they introduce the following suggestion on how to insert a horizontal navigation bar \insertsectionnavigationhorizontal{.5\textwidth}{\hskip0pt plus1filll}{} They ...
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Change papersize of selected slides in beamer

Is it possible to change the papersize of some frames in beamer? I know you can change the global papersize using\geometry{papewidth=,paperheight=} in the preamble, but assuming you want to change the ...
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Problem in beamer class linebreak in footline

I encountered a strange definition in the footline environment of beamer. Here is a minimal example, which shows the problem: \documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false},rgb]{beamer} ...
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How do I increase the size of the text or the headline in beamer, LaTeX?

Is it possible to make the text bigger there? I mean, where "how" and "to increase" are written. I can't find anything about it. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[cp1251]{inputenc} ...
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Why XeLaTeX and PDFLaTeX give different outputs for Beamer presentation

I have 3 questions: Why does the following code (see below) give different results in XeLaTeX than PDFLaTeX? Which one is incorrect? (My guess is that XeLaTeX's output is incorrect.) How do I ...
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Nice tables in beamer presentation

I liked the approach shown here. beautiful tables in latex. But when I use it in beamer class, tabularx conflicts with xcolor. What is the solution?
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Beamer annotated tables

I am trying to include some boxes around numbers in a table. I am using the method exactly described on the answer to question below: Beamer, annotated tables using Tikzmark The issue is that the ...
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\includegraphics image not displaying in beamer

I am trying to add an image made in inkscape to a beamer presentation as follows. \documentclass{beamer} \usecolortheme[dark]{solarized} \usetheme{default} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Beamer: Changing the font size of the references using the shrink argument causes an error

I'm trying to change the font size of the references using the shrink of the frame argument. However, if I run this code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[american]{babel} ...
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Mathbbold in Beamer

I am trying to write a beamer presentation, but I can't use the mathbbold package. Here is the code I wrote: \documentclass[pdf] {beamer} \mode<presentation> \makeatletter %% preamble ...
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Custom Sudoku Puzzle Size

I have the following code for creating a 4 x 4 Sudoku puzzle. But the problem with this code is that the Sudoku board that it generates is too big. I'm looking to generate a much smaller, perhaps ...
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Tabular at bottom of beamer slide (above footline)

I would like to put content at the bottom of some slide, possibly containing environment such as tabular, in a manner similar to footnotes but without footnote marks. My current attempt is the ...
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How to scale algorithm to fit in one frame and centered in the frame at same time?

Originally, the algorithm is too long to fit in the frame. If I use the \scalebox{0.8}{}, it can fit in the frame but doesn't look like to be centered in the frame. Here is the code and output. First ...
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\qed vertical alignment in Beamer

I am using beamer for some presentation and when I end the proof with a multi-line equation, I cannot set the positition the \qed symbol at the end of the last equation line. ...
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Multiple pictures in a slide with lines to a specific place

I want to create the following image from a PowerPoint presentation into a beamer slide My problem is that I want every box to be linked with a line to the central text on a specific point and that ...
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beamer with tabu and cellcolor

I need to use tabu and \cellcolor in beamer. So I added \PassOptionsToPackage{dvipsnames}{xcolor} \documentclass[xcolor=table]{beamer} to my LaTeX source. But a previous part code ...
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Beamer heading bigger and bigger with subsubsections

I've a problem with a beamer document (Warsaw theme). I'm doing a big beamer document, with many subsubsections. The problem is that if I create many subsubsections, the heading space becomes ...
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how to redefine beamer template

Until now I was not successful while trying to redefine a beamer template. In texwelt.de I found the hint to just use \setbeamertemplate, but this does not work. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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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 ...
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Beamer.cls: height of footline

I would like to put some material directly above the footline. So I hope that there is a parameter that holds the height of the current footline. In beamerbaseframecomponents.sty I found \footheight ...
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Why is there a blank line at the top of the slide? [duplicate]

Currently, I have a blank line appearing at the top of the page. However, I haven't inserted anything here to produce this line, nor is it a standardized format because other slides don't have this ...
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Change the color of a PART text of name in \section (\subsection or etc.) [duplicate]

In the example, I used \subsection[sub-section {\color{green}1.1}]{sub-section {\color{green}1.1}} to change the color of a part of text 1.1 to green, which didn't work. I used \color for ...
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Beamer - A whole new table of content for each section

As you can see in the picture, I managed to get 2 tables of contents before each start of section. However, what I want is that : The Table of Contents of Section 1 will just give section 1, ...
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beamer - Theorem - Extra (descriptive) text after (…)

I want to put some extra text (green color text in the picture) after the Theorem (...), NOT inside the parenthesis, but still at the same (top) line. How to set the options to achieve this? Please. ...
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“Package pgfplots Error: Could not read table file” in Beamer

I am trying to plot a Tikz figure on a Beamer slide but receive the following error: ! Package pgfplots Error: Could not read table file '" x y 0.8 0.8 1. 0.8 1. 1. 0.8 1. 0.9 0.8 1. 0.9 0.9 1. 0.8 ...
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Compiling Beamer with Lualatex showing error

I am compiling my beamer file with Lualatex showing a lot of errors: Text line contains an invalid character mathesis and if I try to compile with pdflatex it shows the error of: Main ...
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How do I reference a template colour in beamer?

Say I want to draw a beamercolorbox and have it be coloured with the colour used for block body alerted.bg. How can I do this? I read this question, but it turned out to be unhelpful. I need to ...
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Beamer citation formating in definition

I'm trying to insert a citation after a definition/theorem in the beamer class to resemble the following: Definition [1] Here is my definition. I can partially accomplish the above using ...
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Color a subset of digits in SIUNITX

I am writing a presentation with Beamer, where I show the benchmarks of a program I wrote. This involve comparing a lot of number coming from different sources. These numbers can differ only in the ...
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How to get the section and subsections into each title bar in a slide in beamer?

This is something I've done in the past, but I cannot find it anywhere! Really sorry as I think it's probably very basic but I just want the section and subsection (or one or the other, I want at ...
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How to insert pictures in org-mode for Beamer export?

I'm writing a presentation with Org-mode + beamer. I'm trying to include a picture but when exporting to 'PDF (Beamer)' with C-c C-e l P combo, the pdf isn't produced. I get this error msg: ...
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Beamer - Use custom environment on TOC frames

I defined a environment slide based on frame to get rules beneath the headline and above the footer and get the section in the frametitle. \newenvironment{slide}[1] {\begin{frame}[environment=slide] ...
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Increase cell hight and vertically centre cell text in table within beamer class

I have the following table which I am trying to increase the height of its cells. When I increase the height, texts are bottom aligned and but not centered. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} ...
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Weird beamer and xelatex math interaction [duplicate]

I'm trying to use xelatex with beamer (I know, bad idea!) so that I can use a particular style file that I like. I'm running into some weird math display problems. Here's my MWE: ...
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I can't fit my whole equation in a beamer slide

\begin{frame}{Example 1 cont.} \begin{minipage}[c][.5\textheight][c]{\linewidth} Consequently, the first few components of the homotopy perturbation solution for Eq. (4.1) are derived as follows ...
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Title of beamer presentation runs outside the screen

the title does not continue on a second line but runs outside the screen Different .sty files are used but i'm not sure where the problem is located. The main .tex files is as follows ...
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Showing the overview of section in beamer

I am making a presentation in beamer, and I want to display overview of the whole document at the beginning and overview of upcoming section. But I have too many sections and subsections, so the ...
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Changing the Beamer Theme “Feather”?

I wanna adjust the Beamer Theme "Feather" for my needs: Change the Front Page Deleting the gray horizontal bar (@barcolor) Set the @headercolor to red Transpose the feather logo in the ring Replace ...
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Replacing a whole equation in beamer

I want an equation to be replaced by another in one click in a beamer presentation. How to implement that? I was trying it by writing two exactly same consequent frames where the latter frame had ...
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Hack into Beamer page (or frame) numbers

I use pause and only in my presentation. Currently, I got 3 identical number 29/38 for three pages where I use pause and only. (I don't know exact what command or setting I use). I would like to have ...
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How to display all the subsections' titles in navigation bar in beamer?

I want to modify miniframes theme in order to not display the bullets, but to show in the lower bar the titles of all the subsections of the current section. I did it modifying miniframe theme file: I ...
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How to show several images under one slide?

I am trying to show several images under one frame. Here, I'm trying to show the coloring of a node in frame. My idea was to itemize the images and disappear the rest except the one I'm talking about. ...