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Adding the author photo along with the name in the title page

Friends, I'm trying to add a photo along with each author name in a beamer title page. Please consider the following code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Lstlisting in beamer presentation

I would like to insert a source code listing into my beamer presentation. I learnt that we cannot use lstlisting directly in the frame environment, so I am using the following trick: ...
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Typing and editing Beamer presentations

The ratio of markup to content in a beamer presentation is fairly high relative to a standard LaTeX document. What strategies do you use for speeding up the task of typing and editing beamer ...
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An Introduction to LaTeX in beamer documentclass in TeX format

Sorry if this is a off topic or duplicate question. I'm looking for An Introduction to LaTeX in beamer documetclass in tex format. Any help will be highly appreciated. Thanks Edited I'm looking ...
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Example of slides presentations using beamer [duplicate]

Well I am looking for examples of slides presentations. I also want know how to get a pack that is missing to get when I use texmaker. Tanx
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Conditional navigation bar on custom beamer theme

I'm trying to create a custom beamer template. However, I can't make the navigation bar to correctly behave in the title page. As shown in the image, where the navigation bar is supposed to be I get ...
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{tabular} styled like blocks in beamer.cls based upon booktabs.sty markup

beamer tables In Table looking like a block, two methods are shown to give tables a look similar to the block environment in the beamer class. Both require that header and content rows are split: the ...
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Spread bullet points across block in slide using beamer

I'm using beamer to create some slides for a presentation. I've got a block containing a bulleted list. The list only has three items, and all three items are bunched up in a small block at the top of ...
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Beamer.cls Error - How to install beamer

I installed TeXnicCenter Version 2.02 Stable (64 bit). I wanted to make beamer file for my thesis proposal. I already have my sample beamer, but when I run it, 3 errors occurred. It says "Latex ...
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right description list LaTeX beamer

How to do right align a description list using beamer? Name | Joel Spolsky Address | Some address Using the enumitem package as suggested in Description list with right alignment of ...
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How to customize block in Beamer

I want to customize block (alertblock) in Beamer. I want a transparent block, with a red frame and where the title is also in red like the one given in the image below: MWE: \documentclass[12 ...
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Wrong vertical spaces using bibentry within beamer

I would like to give some references using the bibentry package in a beamer presentation. But sometimes, e.g. if the list of authors spans over multiple lines, there is a wrong vertical space in the ...
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Animation in beamer stopping at the end?

I'm working on a beamer presentation where I have many animations to show. I have *.avi videos and I'm using the multimedia package: ...
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How to add several authors with different affiliations in beamer?

Is it possible to do this in beamer? Or do I have to use other packages?
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Dropping article title from references without redefining bibstyle

In the bibliography, how can I drop the titles from the references? For every entry, I want only author names, journal name and year MWE: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames, 10pt]{beamer} ...
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Beamer/TikZ/PGF: Applying a key only for one slide (similar to uncover or only)

I want that a key is only applied in specific slides just like uncover or only. Here's an example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Coloring or Bolding multiple lines in fancyvrb integration with listings

I would like to apply latex commands on a bunch of lines in a Verbatim environment with listings, especially make bold or color a block of code. I am able to do that for a single line, but not for ...
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Why do I get the .jpg command on the actual picture on my slide; beamer? [duplicate]

I am just using the following command. It runs with out error but I get the right hand rule.jpg phrase on the actual slide. How can I get rid of it? \begin{frame} \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{right ...
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Description Environment options in LyX

The code given here can be used to adjust the items and text in description environment. I wonder how to use these options [leftmargin=!,labelwidth=\widthof{\bfseries The longest label}] with beamer ...
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Beamer: \nonumber equivalent for slides?

Is there an equivalent command to \nonumber when one doesn't want to include certain slides in the numbering? I would like to leave outline and title slides out of my numbering, and instead just ...
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A problem with beamer, tikz and fonts

I am having a weird problem with beamer and tikz. The following MWE doesn't compile. Removing the \alert from the author line, or the \usepackage{tikz} or the math content in the frame is enough to ...
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change the color of the frame

I was making slides using WinEdt. I took codes from someone. I want to change the color of the frames appearing in the slides. I tried using different themes but no success. Can anybody help me. ...
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change numbering in table of content for Beamer

I want to use roman number for section and bullet for subsection in TOC for Beamer as shown in this figure:
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\begin{frame} on input line 181 ended by \end{beamer@framepauses}. \end{frame} [closed]

\begin{frame} Find the 2nd derivative, locate local extrema, find the points of inflection, and discuss concavity, for the function $f(x)= x^{3} + 10x^{2} + 25x -50}$. \begin{displaymath} f'(x)= ...
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Beamer animation misplaced in handout mode

While making slides for presentation involving animateinline environment from animate package, all slides are fine as expected in normal/presentation node, as shown below: But I came across a ...
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Center frame title vertically in beamer

Is it possible with beamer to center the frame title vertically (as well as horizontally), together with the frame content? That is, have the frame title and content appear together in the center of ...
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LaTeX new command with no argument

I write some presentation with beamer. In the middle between each section I create some frame for outline content. But because presentation too long, I used \includeonlyframes{current} command to ...
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tikz: table with mathmode and drawing

I made the following table in LaTex with the following code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table}[ph] \protect\caption{Genotype-by-Environment Means} \centering{}% ...
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Beamer: background color for section page?

I have defined a beamer template for a section page: \setbeamertemplate{section page} { \begin{centering} \usebeamercolor[fg]{section title} \usebeamerfont{section title} \insertsection ...
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Expanding beamer arguments

I have created a new command that takes beamer-arguments (<...>), but I'm not able to pass them on. I suppose it's a \expandafter problem. Does anyone have a clue? \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Unable to have a gif-picture with transparent background in the title of Beamer Poster

I am trying to follow this discussion, but I get the following error when I am trying to have a picture in the title. My TeX \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Animation in Enumerate list - Beamer

How do I animate an Itemize or Enumerate List. That is on pressing the enter key, The next Item should appear. How do I do that? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Hi ...
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Beamer - Multiple Authors - Formatting the title page

I have 4 authors for the beamer presentation. I tried to put them but its not properly aligned. Here is a snapshot: Here is the MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} ...
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Clever beamer animation? Writing a script that changes a tikz picture in beamer?

Here is a start of an answer to this "challenge": \documentstyle[beamer] \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \tikzset{click/.style={draw}} \begin{tikzpicture}[start chain=going right, ...
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Can't include pspicture code

I am trying to create a presentation using beamer. In my presentation I need to include a picture created by LaTeXDraw software. I pasted the code to draw the picture inside the frame, but it is not ...
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Show miniframes with split outer themes

I'd like to combine the split and miniframes themes of beamer. For example, I would have the miniframes appear in the right half of the title bar (where the subsections appear). If there are any ...
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Grouped Bar-Chart, all four in a panel

I am tryin to show all four graphs in a single panel page. Also, I want to see my graphs being very professional for beamer presentation in a single frame. Thanks. \documentclass{article} ...
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Using mcode within a beamer frame [duplicate]

I have a presentation that I would like to include some matlab code in. For that purpose I have included the mcode package, that basically configures the listings package. My problem is that the ...
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Unwanted question marks using beamer, tikz and mindmaps

I'm trying to use the mindmaps library inside a beamer presentation. After typesetting, I get questions marks that I didn't include. I just don't know where they come from. Can anyone tell me why this ...
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Progress bar within section/subsection for beamer

Here it was answered how to implement a progress bar for a beamer presentation. In particular, I liked the first solution. However it has one shortcoming, namely that the progress bar is valid for the ...
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Example numbering changes between overlays

I am trying to include overlaid expex glossed examples in a beamer presentation. However when changing between overlays, the example numbering for the same examples also changes. The code below is a ...
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pgfplots change fontsize to 1pt nodes near coords

i want to change the fontsize of the "nodes near coord" and also the y tick labels in a pgfplot to 1pt (no worries, that's just of theoretical interest). I found that ...
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Beamer bullets with Alegreya Sans

I find Alegreya Sans especially readable for presentations, in part because it has real italics and not just an oblique shape. However, itemization is problematic. Although the default, triangular ...
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\lstinline does not work with \frame in beamer [duplicate]

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{ basicstyle=\ttfamily\footnotesize, breaklines=true } \begin{document} \begin{frame} Normal text \lstinline{\usepackage} \end{frame} \end{document} ...
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Beamer equation problem setting

\documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { % The Beamer class comes with a number of default slide themes % which change the colors and layouts of slides. Below this is a list % of all the ...
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Display beamer headline in frames conditional on section and subsection environments

I'm trying to create a beamer presentation (in LyX) where frames conditionally display a headline containing section and subsection navigation depending on (a) whether a frame is in a section ...
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Enumerating Symbols in Beamer [duplicate]

i am working with beamer and i have a definition which uses \enumerate. After it i need to specifically refer one of the topics on my definition. I was wondering if there is any way to make the little ...
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beamer: block inside itemize, how to horizontally align?

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lipsum} \setbeamercolor{postit}{fg=black,bg=yellow} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item some words % possibly an empty line here ...
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How to break text in subsection heading in Beamer using Copenhagen theme?

\documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} \usetheme{Copenhagen} \begin{document} \title[Title]{} \author[Author]{} \institute[Test]{} \date{\today} \subject{Informatics} { ...
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How to change bullets to basic numbers in each tier of Beamer table of contents?

I would like to have Beamer table of contents like this: item 1.1. item 1.2. item item 2.1. item 2.2. item It is partially similar like this: Remove the bullets in Beamer's table of ...