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How can I set a font size smaller than \tiny in lstlisting?

I'm writing a presentation using LaTeX and beamer. In some slides I put an image and some code using the listings package and the lstlisting environment. I'd like to use a font size smaller than \tiny ...
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In Beamer: Zoom in on figure when clicked and zoom back out when clicked again

I'm completely new to Beamer and was wondering if there is a way to first show an overview of multiple images in a frame and then discuss each image in more detail by simply clicking on it to fill the ...
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Move tikzpicture on a beamer slide [duplicate]

I'm trying to move a tikzpicture on a beamer slide. This picture is centered, but I want to move it around on the slide without manipulating the tikz code. Do you have any idea? This is a minimal ...
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LuaLaTex produces beamer slides on variable speed

Why LuaLatex produces slides with speed depending on the number of them not on the complexity (still the same). \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{fontspec,luacode,tikz} ...
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Frame numbering with multiple frames in a page in beamer

I am working on a beamer presentation where I number frames using \addtobeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{}{% \usebeamerfont{footline}% \usebeamercolor[fg]{footline}% \hspace{1em}% ...
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how can we show only subsubsection of a special subsection in table of content?

Is there any way that we can restrict table of contents, that show only subsubscetion of for example first subsection? thanks I have something like this: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Turkish Character Problems

The code below works but Turkish characters do not appear. I tried adding \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[turkish]{babel} but this time the code does not work. ...
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Beamer with Turkish characters [closed]

The code below is to create a Beamer file including Turkish letters, but the Turkish characters do not appear. Any help would be greatly appreciated. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How can i use a different beamer template for nested descriptions

How can I use a different description item beamer template for nested descriptions? I have a certain kind of descriptions, call them funnys, which may appear nested on slides, and may be nested ...
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How to show images step by step in beamer in the same location

I'm trying to show images step by step at the same location. This is my code: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \begin{document} \section{Approach} \begin{frame}{Approaches} ...
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In beamer insertshorttitle does not split on multiple lines in parbox

MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \title{Very long title that doesn't split on multiple text lines} \begin{document} \frame{ \parbox{2cm}{\insertshorttitle} % Fails \parbox{2cm}{\inserttitle} % Works ...
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Beamer Presentation Table of Contents

I found the following codes. Its effect is to show section title and the current section title ONLY before the section begins. Now I have also subsections. Hence, I want the section and subsection ...
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Beamer: Put an Updating Outline/TOC on Every Slide

I'm looking to be able to have an outline or table of contents on the side of every slide fairly automatically, though it would be good if it could be suppressed on some slides. This outline would ...
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Beamer and siunitx - overlay problem

I try to make a table with siunitx column type in a beamer document with overlay. Here is a minimal non working example : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{array,tikz} \usepackage[% locale=FR,% ...
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Beamer not compiling presentation properly

I am making a beamer presentation, and it doesn't seem to want to be my friend. The main problems: (1) When it compiles (pdflatex) the output is a series of slides, and after each \pause it ...
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using hebrew in powerdot/beamer

I am trying to make a presentation in hebrew using lyx. I tryed beamer but it did not go well. Then I tryed powerdot, but when I compiled the document (ps2pdf) no hebrew was displayed (empty ...
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Creating a real overlay in beamer

I'd like to create a frame where, in one of the overlays, a large block is printed on top of everything else, something like: \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[<+->] \item Lorem ipsum dolor sit ...
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Using listings within a \only section

Is there any way to use listings within \only sections of Beamer presentations? The following is an example of what I'd like to achieve: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme[height=7mm]{Boadilla} ...
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How to add source information at bottom right corner of a figure in beamer?

I am inserting several figures into my beamer presentation that I did not create myself. Therefore I would like to add some source information with just a command, e.g. ...
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How can I change the colors in Latex Beamer themes

I'm using the Berlin theme and it drives me crazy that I can't figure out how to change the standard colors to something else (not using the color themes, because they are really ugly IMHO ; ) ). The ...
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What is wrong with my Beamer preamble?

I have a Beamer file that starts \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Berkeley} \useoutertheme{sidebar} \usecolortheme{sidebartab} \usecolortheme{rose} \usecolortheme{dolphin} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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The equation is too long to fit in the beamer frame, but split environment does not work

The main code is as follow: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Householder Transformation} \begin{equation} %\onslide<1-> \mathop{ \begin{pmatrix} \times & \times &\times \\ ...
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how can I get the thicker x symbol like the following picture?

I try the \boldsymbol{\times}, but it doesn't look right.
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Beamer: including items only some slides using a relative syntax

I am looking for the syntax for making an item appear on say the next three slides. I'm imagining something like \item<+-??> The \item should appear here and disappears 3 slides later, in the ...
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Auctex and beamer: TeX-error: Error occured after last TeX file closed

I use Auctex to create a beamer document. Frequently I run into this rather uninformative error message: TeX-error: Error occured after last TeX file closed I found a similar thread here and ...
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How to define different head/footlines for title/regular/plain pages in Beamer

I am developing a very simple beamer theme from scratch. Just a few additions to the default. I am putting all color/font/inner/outer stuff into one file beamerthemeBlabla.sty: \RequirePackage{tikz} ...
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Selective Navigation Circles in Beamer

I am making a Beamer presentation with navigation circles using the Frankfurt theme. I don't want to have navigation circles for every frame. How can I selectively choose which frames to have the ...
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How to embed Javascript in LaTeX Beamer?

I'm wondering if it is possible to add javascript animations in LaTeX Beamer, e.g. figures created with C3 or D3? As far as I remember the animate packages uses javascript in order to display (and ...
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How to adjust the PaloAlto beamer theme

I have the the beamer theme "PaloAlto" and I want to change the size and the color of the left and top bar (1 and 2 in the picture). How can it be done? And how to change the color of the title, ...
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How can I add title like command?

I am making a poster where I edited an existing style \setbeamertemplate{headline}{ \vskip4.5cm \hskip14cm \mbox{% \begin{minipage}[r][][c]{\dimexpr\textwidth-15cm\relax} ...
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How to create new blocks for theorems

I was trying to create two different blocks: one for 'Quiz' and other for 'Homework'. The following MWE looks quite OK: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage{thmtools} ...
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Nested overlayareas

I want to have a series of slides, where the upper half is constantly the same picture. I would normally use two overlayareas to split the slide, but at some point I'd like to subdivide the bottom ...
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Beamer-Warsaw: Reduced No. of subsections in title

I give a lecture with 10 section and maybe 5-10 subsections. Using Warsaw-Theme would make the available space to small. Ist there a way to make it show: only the last section, momentary section ...
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Beamer and Bibentry

In a Beamer-Presentation I use Bibentry to print selected articles etc. I have one problem: the title of each bibliographic entry is displayed as a hyperreference with a break afterwards. How can ...
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footnote for beamer block

I am stuck with this footnote problem: within a beamer block, I have two columns, left column has a figure, right column has some text. Now I want to add a footnote for the right column, while the ...
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Incorrect page number counter in beamer using sections

I am trying to put together a beamer document put together using multiple sections where frame numbers restart at each section and I can leave certain frames at the beginning of the document and at ...
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The onslide command in beamer with tikzcd

Is it possible to use the \onslide command in beamer within the tikzcd environment? The following mwe gives an error. \documentclass[]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz-cd} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Make Beamer slide in one order and display them in another one

I'd like to produce a first set of slides (questions) followed by slides of their answers (because they are calculated together), then a second set of questions and their answers But show all ...
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Please help me to build slide from given TeX files

I have a .tex files from a gitorious.org. This are Qt training course slides. I want to see these slides. I have downloaded MiKTeX and TeXnicCenter and tried to convert it into PDF but failed. ...
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Making a specific dot disappear in miniframes

I am using the beamer template miniframes with the following specifications: \documentclass[xcolor=x11names,compress]{beamer} \useoutertheme[subsection=false,shadow]{miniframes} ...
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How can I save and restore a beamer template?

Is it possible to save and restore the specification of a beamer template? In this specific case, I would like to save and restore the background canvas template. Alternatively (even better, in ...
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Patch \insertshorttitle in beamer

In this answer @cfr showed me how to preserve short title color in beamer while allowing hyperlinks to work. His solution was to modify the \insertshorttitle command (defined in beamerbasetitle.sty) ...
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Embed slides at a later point in the same presentation

I would like to embed (for example, with \includegraphics{}) in the last slide of my beamer presentation four miniatures of the most significant slides of the same presentation, in order to recall ...
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Letter by letter uncovering animation effect?

I need an appearing effect for text like the one (in javascript) here http://jsfiddle.net/VZvK7/. However I don't know how to insert js code into LaTeX (apart from using the AcroTeX Bundle) and that ...
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Using \uncover inside a TikZ node text

I am unable to use \uncover inside the text of a TikZ node. Here is what I would like to do: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Center date in beamer footline when reducing font size

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usetheme{Madrid} \title{Testing Beamer Title} \subtitle{With 10pt font} \author{John Doe} \date{\today} ...
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Zooming using \framezoom

I am creating a presenation in beamer. I am using \framezoom{} to zoom in a few critical area in a picture. The problem is that when I zoom in, I get out of bounds. Zoomed Frame My code is ...
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Beamer (Boadilla theme): Color of itemize subitems inside blocks

When using the "Boadilla" theme in the beamer package, I noticed that the bullets of subitems in the itemize environment have different colors inside block environments than outside. The problem is ...
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Place text above frame title in beamer

I want to place a line of text at the top of a frame (above the frame title and default frame headline} such as: \begin{frame} My top of frame text \frametitle{My title} My frame body ...
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Beamer-Changing \textwidth

I am creating a presenatation using beamer. I am trying to change the \textwidth so as to use almost the whole page(i.e. \paperwidth) for my frames. What I am trying to achieve is have the least ...