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Animation in beamer?

I was wondering if it is possible to make an animation in beamer. I normally work on graph theory. By a graph I mean a set of vertices and some edges joining them. I wish to make an animation ...
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Displaying an outline in the header of a Beamer presentation

I have a number of related frames in a Beamer presentation and I would like to emphasize this relationship by walking through a sort of outline of that part of the presentation. This is what I have so ...
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Metro style Beamer theme with in-built “Segoe UI” font

Has anyone come across a Beamer theme having Microsoft Metro presentation style, in-built with "Segoe UI" font?
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Two videos side by side in one slide beamer?

How can I add two videos in one slide side by side. Both videos should be in a horizontal line. The following code put a video above the other video. \begin{frame}[t] \frametitle{ Results} ...
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Customization of the total page number

How to customize the total page number for all of the frames from the beginning, please?
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Xetex does not use any of my installed fonts in Beamer document

I recently upgraded to Xubuntu 14.04 which has texlive 2013 in the repositories. Before, I used Ubuntu 12.04 with texlive 2012. Everything works except that when I compile my XeTeX documents they ...
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How to customize the number of one frame on beamer

How to set a number of one frame on beamer, please? I've tried this : \setcounter{page}{19} But it wouldn't work. Any brilliant idea, please? Thanks a lot!
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How to unset page numbering on beamer

I'm adding an annex after my last frame. How do I unable the page numbering, please? Is it possible to show, instead of 30/30 this --/-- ?
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Extra space below customized theorems in beamer

I'm trying to customize beamer theorems, putting theorem name and theorem body in the same box. But my customization causes extra space below theorems. A MWE is as follows: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Set an image as transparent background watermark

I'm realizing my first presentation in beamer. I'm thinking about setting an image (the logo of my institute) as a background for all the frames. The image should be quite transparent, because there ...
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Beamer document jumping of alignment [duplicate]

I would like to make a frame, with a piece of text, then the appearance of a picture and after that another line of text appearing. I am using the code below, but if I click for the picture to appear, ...
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Shortened bibliography style based on abbrv.bst; shortened author list, title omitted

I'm using beamer, beamerposter and natbib and hope to include very short bib entries in a bibliography, bottom right, on a poster. In the file abbrv.bst found here the function for formatting author ...
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Beamer document class: nicely alligning different stuff

I have a frame with a large picture in the upper part. Under this picture, there's a caption in a small font size. Under that I want to use the itemize environment with two short lines of text. ...
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Centering a xy matrix inside beamer frame and figure

In the following beamer frame, I want the description text to stay top-left, while the xymatrix-figure should be centered. However, whatever I tried with \centering, \begin{center} and other online ...
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Show and hide the logo in beamer

I'm realizing my first presentation in beamer. I'm using the CambridgeUS theme, and I want to show the logo of my institute in the center of the first frame hide the logo in the following frame ...
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Redefining infolines in beamer

I'm realizing my first presentation in beamer. I'm using the CambridgeUS theme, and I want to redefine the infolines so I can show the title of the presentation on the headline author, institute, ...
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How to use margins in calculations?

I'd like to have a rule that has for example the width of \paperwidth-\leftmargin-\rightmargin. I tried to use \dimexpr, but apparently I do something wrong, because it does not work. ...
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Adjusting line-spacing in headline template

How can the line-spacing inside the headline-template be adjusted? Consider the following code, if it is used inside a normal frame I can control the line-spacing by modifying the baselineskip in ...
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Images Coming top down not side by side

\frame{ \begin{figure}[h!] \centering \begin{subfigure}[h]{0.49\linewidth} \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.20]{acf_trace1.jpg} \label{fig:a} \end{subfigure} ~ ...
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Using knitr, beamer, and /foreach to produce unique section titles in pdf from R string variable

Using R, knitr, and beamer, I have created a pdf that contains a graph for each school in our district. I read in each graph using the \includegraphics command within a /foreach loop. I want to ...
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A vertical line between an \fbox and a minipage?

I use a template of beamer. In a frame, there is a \fbox on the left and a minipage on the right. But I found it very ugly. So I imagine that it would be nicer if I add a blue vertical line here. ...
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\subsection{AAA \Rey } error in beamer

My MWE is \documentclass[presentation]{beamer} \let\Tiny\tiny \usepackage{hyperref} \usetheme{Berkeley} \newcommand\Rey{\mbox{\textit{Re}}} \begin{document} \section{A section} ...
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How to have an itemized list in beamer conditionally appear

I would like to have an itemized list of points with follow-up points appearing once I am taking about that item. My guess is that this is going to need something like a pause, overlay, or the \only ...
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Letting pictures appear in a presentation

Recently, I asked this question, about how to let bullets appear in a frame in a Latex Beamer document. How would I do this with pictures? Say that I want a slide which contains one graph in the ...
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Rotation of braces

How can I rotate a brace to make it appear this way? I'm currently using this code: \documentclass[french]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Customize the bibliography numbering [closed]

I've only one page of the bibliography on beamer which I want to remove its numbering. I'm getting as title : Bibliography I which I want it to became Bibliography. How to do that please?
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Hidden Footnotes in presentation

I have a presentation where bullet points appear after each other. In one of those I am citing a work using \footnote. Unfortunately, the command does not care about the \pause command, meaning that ...
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Beamer: how to make each frame appear in the PDF ToC and add a bibliography

I want to build on the solution of this answer, to create a ToC for the PDF, by adding a bibliography in the last slide. It seems nevertheless that the bibliography interferes with the table of ...
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Beamer section titles with a shorten title in top bar of slides

I would like to have multiple slides with a titles for sections that place the title of the section in a box similar to the main title for the slides. @gonzalomedina helped by recommending the code: ...
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Beamer Berlin theme: Navigation does not appear

I tried to follow the example from Using the beamer style Berlin and have the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Berlin} { \usecolortheme{dolphin} % Beamer color theme ...
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Creating sections each with title pages in beamers slides

I'm writing up my dissertation defense slides. I would like to have a title page for each of three chapters. Specifically, I want to be able to replicate the box that the dissertation title is in for ...
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change position of headline / \insertnavigation beamer

I wanted to widen the beamer page, which I did in my stlye file using \setbeamersize{text margin left=0.2cm} etc. I was able to ensure that (i) frametitle is inserted with the same margin ...
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How to insert a picture without the name “figure”

I am trying to put a figure with a subtitle but without the name "figure". For example: 'This is a triangle' and not put the name "Figure": 'Figure: This is a triangle' I tried: 1. ...
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Latex Presentation: letting bullets appear

I am using latex to create a document in the beamer class. Say I have a frame with three bullets. In order to keep the attention of my public, I would like to start with only the first bullet and then ...
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Algorithm is not dividing into multiple frames

\section[Algorithm]{Algorithm} \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks] \begin{algorithm}[H] \begin{algorithmic}[1] \STATE \emph {Taking a sequence of values $(f_{1} \dotsc f_{n/2})$, and calculating $pfbm = ...
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Beamer Theme Customization

I want to make Beamer Template similar to this Sample. I have tried something like this. Now I need to customize the theme color ( I don't know which RGB combination will create something similar to ...
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How to do not add a references to beamer's toc?

How to do not add reference's title to beamer's toc, please ? I'm currently using this code : \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage{biblatex} \addbibresource{xampl.bib} ...
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Showcase of beautiful presentations in Beamer [closed]

I would like to know to what extent Beamer can produce professional presentations. The following following are the requirements : The contribution must be a TeX solution to this question. Usage of ...
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Overlay red rectangles on top of verbatim text

I am using Beamer to prepare a presentation. In some slide I need to print a great deal of verbatim text and, also, I need to draw some red rectangles on top of it. What would be the most ...
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citation in beamer as ieee style [duplicate]

I would like to cite numerous references in beamer. Everything is Ok except the way beamer orders the references. It shows the references by the first names not by numbers which makes it harder to ...
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Indentation of a block in beamer

I'm facing problem with indenting a paragraph in beamer. How can I do that? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \indent ffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffddddddddddddddddddd ...
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Contents Table in beamer squeezing distances

I would like to squeeze the table of Contents in beamer from the top. Also, I would like to increase the horizontal distance for subtitles as the following picture This is my code. Please suggest ...
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want to remove space above figure

I am using this code \RequirePackage[demo]{graphicx} % to deal with non-available graphics files \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Title } \begin{columns} ...
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Videos in beamer inside boxes?

I'm absolute beginner in bearmer not latex. I would like to add videos insides boxes as the following picture. How possible is that?
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Saving a non-animated version of animated beamer/fancyslides slides

I'm new to LaTeX so I don't even know how to phrase my question to search for it! I am making lecture slides for a course. I use \pause before pretty much every bullet point so we can go over each ...
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Control margins of the note of a beamer slide

I have a beamer slide associated with a note. \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Madrid} %\setbeamertemplate{footline} % To remove the footer line in all slides uncomment ...
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How to center an ellipse into a frame?

How to center an ellipse into a frame ? I've tried this but it wouldn't work : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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How to lock the position of lines -group of columns-

How to fix these columns on their positions? \begin{frame} \only<1->{ \begin{columns} \column{4,7cm} \hspace{0.6cm} \includegraphics[width=2.3cm,height=1.7cm]{images/temps_prob} ...
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How to draw forms using TikZ [closed]

How to draw something like this using TikZ please? So I'm trying here to draw one cercle related to two lines which are related to one rectangle, with the preservation of the white colors ...
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Compilation error after texlive update

I used to make animated pictures using pstricks and the beamer overlay syntax (eg. using \only<2>{<some pstricks code>}) with the standalone class. Here a MWE which did the work: ...