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Figure next to text in beamer

I can't get my code to do what I want. I'm working in beamer and I want to position my figure on the left side of the frame and the text next to it, but I would like to work with alineas in my text. ...
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How to modify \AtBeginLecture?

I am using beamer to pepare my lectures. I am using command \AtBeginLecture{\frame{some text... \insertlecture}} to insert a tile at the beginning of the lectures. This put the desidered text at ...
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Natbib Article format: Omit volume and pages

How can I omit the volume number and page numbers from the citations in the footnotes of the following MWE Beamer example? \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \begingroup\newif\ifmy ...
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Invert fontsize command in setbeamerfont

I want to customize the frametitle in a beamer presentation. I have a problem with the linespacing, so I use the size*-version. The declaration is size*={<fontsize in ...
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I need a beamer theme simulating blackboard presentation

I always remember the school days, when the teacher used to write on a blackboard. I want to revive the feel of "blackboard" teaching in one of my presentation. But I do not know how to customize the ...
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Start \partpage on an even-numbered page

Given the following Beamer presentation, how can I force (pdf)LaTeX to put the \partpage on an even-numbered page? I initially thought that Finding if you’re on an odd or an even page might be a good ...
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How to number slides with an increasing number of digits of pi?

How to number frames with an increasing number of digits of pi? Illustrative, I want the frame numbers to be like 3 (on the first slide) 3.1 (on the second slide) 3.14 (on the third slide) ... and ...
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csvsimple usage in beamer class

Why does this work \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{filecontents,csvsimple} \begin{document} \begin{filecontents*}{chunk.csv} line one line two line three \end{filecontents*} \csvreader[no ...
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Numbering figures in beamer while using the caption package [duplicate]

I am trying to number my figures in beamer while using the package caption but it doesn't work. I want to use caption because I can break a line with \\ and I like the way the caption is formatted. ...
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Remove the author from the footer of all slides except in the titlepage

I want to remove the \author from all the slides except the start slide. I have used Warsaw theme. I don't know how to go about this. Please help me Here is my code \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Navigation circles shown for title page with patch for no-subsections

I'm trying to create a custom theme for beamer. However, when I tried to patch the navigation circles to be automatically included without subsections (using the solution of Beamer navigation circles ...
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tikzmark, listings and beamer's onlyenv

I found this limitation in the current tikzmark solution for highlighting lines of listings code in beamer. When I put the whole lot in an onlyenv environment, it seems the marks are not set, or ...
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Subfigure is not working fine into a beamer presentation -

I have this in the preamble ... \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Problem with listings when using line numbers, `name`, and `beamer` overlays

It's is well known that to ensure that a certain <counter> is automatically reset on subsequent slides of a same frame one has to use either \resetcounteronoverlays{<counter>} (for LaTeX ...
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Why does the pdf file is successfully generated while the compilation ends with warnings in beamer using Kile?

I don't know what is going with Kile when I use the document class beamer. The pdf can successfully be generated after the compilation but I get many error messages. Please here a minimal working ...
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How to left align items in itemize that contains columns environment on beamer

I need to automatically left align all my items. The problem is that I must have a columns environment in the middle. But that environment shifts the items to the left. I tried setting ...
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Changing the font for “alert” in beamer

I would like to change the behaviour of \alert so that the text is still red but now boldfaced, say. How can I do this? I have Googled, but all I can find is how to change the colour, as in Changing ...
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Citation colour with Beamer + Hyperref + Natbib

I'm using natbib for citation with a custom bibstyle. I'm working on a presentation using LaTeX beamer and for some reason the citation marker doesn't have the colour that is specified to hyperref. ...
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Beamer ignores citecolor from hyperref

How do I make citation links green in Beamer? It seems that Beamer ignores the hyperref option citecolor. I tried using the linkcolor option instead, but that affects all links (such as the link to ...
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how to make mindmap fit on frame?

I'm in the process of creating a Beamer presentation using some tikz concepts, how do I make a mindmap fit to the slide? My code is as follows: \documentclass[T]{beamer} ...
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Beamer: Using href in notes

In my example \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfpages} %\setbeameroption{show notes on second screen} \setbeameroption{show notes} \setbeamertemplate{note page}{\insertnote} \begin{document} ...
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Remove author and institution in footline

I am writing a beamer presentation using the CambridgeUS theme but my presentation has multiple authors and their names do not fit in the footline at the author section. I want to delete all of their ...
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Two titles on a beamer presentation

I am presenting two papers at once and I'd like to put both titles on the same page. The papers have different sets of authors too, so I'd like to display that. Any suggestion on how to accomplish ...
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Coloring text between pauses in beamer

I use a lot of pauses. I would like to set something globally so that the most recent slide highlights (by bolding, making red, etc) the text that just appears. These lectures have many slides to them ...
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Problem with boxes in tdclock

I have problem with tdclock. In one post I saw, it can be removed by some commands. Can anyone help me how to do that. Do I need to put those commands in CMD or some other? Please help me.
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What causes this beamer block to be slightly offset to the right?

I'm facing a problem with the block environment in beamer. Adding a tikzpicture seems to offset the following block slightly to the right. What is causing that behaviour and how can I prevent it? ...
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maketitle error “Missing $ inserted” (accent character)

I am using LaTeX beamer for my presentation. When I use accent character "ľ" in \title, it throw an error Missing $ inserted. I am using \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}. Funny is, that if I use the same ...
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LaTeX Beamer: Frame outside sections - additional problem with outline between sections

I refer you to this answer to a similar question. I want exactly what the author of that post wanted, namely a slide with no section in the navigation bar highlighted for that slide. I find that the ...
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Is there a way to access the individual authors given by \author?

suppose I have several authors that I have declared via the \author command in latex-beamer, e.g. \author{Einstein \and Podolsky \and Rosen} I was wondering whether there is a way to access the ...
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Disable author names in the bottom line of my LaTeX slides

In my presentation with LaTeX slides the author name appears in the bottom line of every slide. Is there a way, to disable the appearance of the name in the bottom line, whereas I want to put the ...
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How can I add a director name in line with author name in beamer?

I would like to write director name in line with author name in a beamer like: \author{Made by:\\Author name} \director{Directed by:\\Director name} but if I try to define director: ...
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Names on title page of Beamer presentation

We have several group members whose names should be on the title slide of a Beamer document. However, when I put something like this: \author{Person A \and Person B \and Person C \and Person D \and ...
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Problem, beamer, itemize

I'm doing a presentation with beamer documentclass. When I use \documentclass[c,10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[cp1250]{inputenc} \usepackage[slovak]{babel} \usepackage{pgfpages} \usepackage{helvet} ...
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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 ...