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Layout presets for LaTeX Beamer

I wonder if somebody was working on slide layout presets for LaTeX Beamer. If you try to create an ordinary slide from scratch most presentation software (e.g. MS PowerPoint) would offer some standard ...
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How can I remove the numbering in the figure environment?

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Title} \begin{figure}[ht] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.9\linewidth]{picture.jpg} \caption{Source: something} ...
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How to change color of a single citation in a given beamer frame?

I am using beamer for making slides. I want to change the color of both footnote mark and full citation in such a way that First citation and mark appear red Second citation and mark appear blue ...
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How to itemize equation

I am using beamer for making slides. In one of my slides, equations appear in bullets. I would like the equations to be aligned. Since these appear in different bullets, I can't use the align option. ...
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How to use longtables in a beamer environment

I have a problem when I use the longtable package in a beamer environment. This is my code : \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \documentclass[aspectratio=169]{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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pgf input not showing in beamer

I've extracted a matlotlib to a .pgf file. I'm now trying to include it in my beamer presentation. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgf} \usetheme{Dresden} \mode<presentation>{} \title{Foo} ...
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Error in Compiling (Sometimes)

I am having an unusual error in trying to use the metropolis theme. Sometimes it compiles using Latexilla and sometimes it doesn't. I will give the code of the main tex file: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Underlined math in a Beamer presentation: felt-tip marker underlining

I am composing a Beamer presentation, and I would like to underline some mathematical entities for emphasis. I am aware of the ulem package, however for a presentation I would like something more ...
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How to change colour of Navigation Bar in Beamer

Does any one know how to change colour of Navigation Bar in Beamer. I have used the following in preamble \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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Beamer Equation Display Error

When I try to use the following code, the right bracket on both equations do not show up on my compiled PDF. I wanted the down arrow above the first plus sign to more or less centre it on the page (if ...
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Possibilities of getting tex code from a beamer pdf?

Suppose I have a pdf copy of the beamer presentation and would like to get the texcode for it with out retyping it as it is quite long, is there a possibility of being able to get the tex code from ...
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It is possible to hide some equations and then go revealing one by one gradually in the beamer environment?

I have this frame code: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Problem} \begin{equation} \label{eq:problem} \begin{aligned} \begin{cases} & \frac{dE}{dt} = \phi(p) ...
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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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Can't insert linebreaks and ampersands in math mode using \newif

I write lecture notes and beamer slides using lots of macros containing math expressions. I'd like to be able to format conditional on whether or not I'm running beamer. So I've written ...
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How to properly display exponents with onslide?

I need to use \onslide and \underbrace within brackets [] that are raised to an exponent. However, when I use \onslide, the exponent is not displayed properly. Is there a way to fix this? Below is a ...
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Fix color transition from block title to body

I'm trying to set up a block with my own colors, but the transition from the block title to the body just looks horrible. I already had a look at remove Beamer block transition, the code obviously ...
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Replacing only the text font in beamer with XeTeX

I'm trying to make a beamer presentation in which only the text font is changed, but the math remains the same. I would have thought that this would do it, \documentclass[english]{beamer} ...
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Shrink equations horizontally to fit surrounding tcolorbox, compatible with align* commands

I'd like to put frames around equations in my beamer slides. For this purpose, I use the package tcolorbox. I use the macro \fiteq{} that I found somewhere else on this site to shrink overlong ...
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Shading a frame title in PaloAlto beamer

I'm not an expert in beamer and after a few hours on the web not finding how to do exactly what I want I'm asking for help. I would like to create a beamer using PaloAlto theme with a few ...
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Highlight the item in list after uncovering it

\documentclass[xcolor=table ]{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \title[Your Short Title]{Your Presentation} \author{You} \institute{Where You're From} \date{Date of ...
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Equations in tcolorbox. Vertical alignment

I am simply trying to put a frame around equations in my beamer slides. For this purpose, I use the package tcolorbox. The MWE below produces boxes where equations are almost aligned at the base of ...
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Cyrillic monospaced fonts problem in beamer

Note: Please scroll down and see the UPD 2, which clarifies the problem. I need to use \texttt (or even \verbatim) in my presentation. Unfortunately, it looks like it doesn’t work with beamer at all. ...
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Description item label overflows through block [duplicate]

\documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Copenhagen} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Proton Pump Inhibitor use and the Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease } \framesubtitle{Benjamin Lazarus et al, in JAMA Intern ...
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Adjust the location and size of beamer's framebox for a custom theme

I am trying to create a simple custom beamer theme for presentations by my lab at school. Our department has a relatively nice powerpoint theme as shown below which I have for the most part ...
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Can't use macro in square brackets

I've made a matrix in a beamer presentation and I'm trying to style the nodes. \newcommand\foo{row 1/.style={inuse}} \begin{frame}{Chunks} \tikzset{ inuse/.style={text=red}, ...
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Software for creating beamer presentations

Lyx provide a simple Gui to create latex presentations. But has lot of limitations. Ultimately you end up using latex mark up. Is there a better program to create latex presentation similar to lyx
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pausesubsections causes also subsubsections to be paused

I'm creating a longer presentation using beamer and I'm using 'evil' subsubsections. I'm using the pausesubsections option for the tableofcontents. The problem is that not only the subsections get ...
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Add “field” to customized Beamer theme

I'm working on a beamer theme custom tailored to my needs. Now I need to introduce a custom field or tag \MYTAG, similar to \frametitle that holds certain information and may be retrieved in the ...
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Beamer Title Image above authors in Dresden theme

Using beamer, I'm trying to add an image to the title page. Currently I'm doing this by using the command as an argument for the \date command, since it would be left blank anyway. Now, the image ...
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Highlighting equation with text below using hf-tikz - \endcsname error

I am trying to highlight one variable in an equation with annotation using Beamer (with help of automatic space adjustments following this suggestion Text below equation with hf-tikz). The slide ...
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Change numbering section subsection and toc to 1 1a 1b 2 a etc [duplicate]

I need to renumber the sections and subsections in beamer on: 1. Section 1a. Subsectio 1b. Subsection etc. How to do this? But this command does not work in beamer: \renewcommand \thesubsection ...
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How to create a numbering of the sections and subsections in beamer 1. 1a 1b

How to create a numbering of the sections and subsections in beamer 1. 1a 1b etc. in the frame and in table of contents? I want change numbering to something like that: First 1a 1b Second 2a 2b ...
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Presenting with beamer [closed]

I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to set the beamer pdf version of a presentation as something similar to that of microsoft powerpoint whereby the click of a mouse will allow one to switch to ...
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How to prevent parts of source from being automatically indented? [closed]

EDIT Rephrased question to be more abstract and less specific to only fragile-frames. Context: While recompiling a presentation, the process halted with err-msg file ended while scanning use of ...
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MikTex 0 TexWorks - Beamer - BibTex - Show URL in the bibliography [closed]

I make a presentation, I want to use APA style for Bibliography. The problem is that the URL in my bib file do not show. How can I fix that. This is the beging bibliographie.bib file : ...
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Force Font Choice in Beamer Document

I'm trying to set the font for a single part of my presentation (actually a single wordmark throughout), but as far as I can tell I'm not able to override the beamer defaults easily. Here's an MWE: ...
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Problem with empty fields in .csv

Given the code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{intersections} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usepackage{mathrsfs} ...
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Weird scale on a graph

Given the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{intersections} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} ...
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Exporting article figures to beamer

Is there some way to export or build a beamer presentation from only the figures from an article/book/thesis? I would like to build a pdf set of slides from all the figures in my thesis, including ...
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animate package compilation error after upgrade to version 40001 [closed]

After upgrading animate package to its last version (40001), a document which is compiled using version 39907 fails to compile. The compilation gives a lot of error being the first TeX capacity ...
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Fit a gantt chart in a beamer frame

I am using a simple example of gantt charts for a beamer presentation. My code for the gantt chart is the following: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Gantt Charts} \begin{ganttchart}{1}{12} ...
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Beamer Overlay for the “description” of the “item label”

\documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usecolortheme{crane} \setbeamercolor{frametitle}{bg=gray!10!white} \usefonttheme{professionalfonts} %\setbeamertemplate{headline}{} %remove navigation ...
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Could you help me to solve 'error in compilation'?

Good morning, I have problems with my Latex (Overleaf) project. Last night, it worked well but this morning, the error message as below keeps coming out. Runaway argument? {\headcommand File ...
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How hard would it be for me to transfer a powerdot presentation to beamer?

I have been enjoying learning to use Powerdot, except when it comes to images. I have EPS files that end up the wrong way round and I have decided just to give it up. I have a one-off presentation to ...
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Splitting Up Title in Beamer [duplicate]

I'm trying to make a beamer presentation for a talk. The title of the talk is fairly long. I want to figure out how to make sure only the last part of the title is displayed footer of the slide. I ...
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enumitem problem for resume [duplicate]

I want to use resume in my beamer presentation, so I declared using the package enumitem, but I had an error: ! Undefined control sequence. .../enumerate \beameritemnestingprefix I don't know ...
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how to specify other symbols for items

I want to give a big symbol to my items as titles, how can do that? \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item \textbf{L'algorithme} %my title \end{itemize} ...
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What do we mean by 'couldn't lock file error'?

I am writing a tex code, which ran the first time I ran it. After some edits and a lot of errors, I reverted back to the code that worked the last time, but it isnt working now. The error sows that it ...
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Description under text

Update I did it this way: \begin{frame}[plain] \frametitle{Title} \begin{block}{\textbf{Lorem ipsum example}} \vspace{1mm} \centering \begin{tikzpicture} [mycircle/.style = {circle, draw = black, ...
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Beamer table of contents with first section shaded

I'm making a beamer presentation and I would like the table of contents to start with all the sections shaded, rather than with the first section already highlighted and subsequent sections shaded, ...