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beamer, pstricks (texlive 2014)

Since updating ubuntu to 14.10 (and 15.04 recently) i cannot succeed in compiling the following source: \documentclass[a4paper]{article}% \usepackage{beamerarticle} %\documentclass{beamer}% ...
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beamer, lmodern and \scshape give “Font shape not available” warning

Using lmodern package and \scshape in beamer: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} \frame{\scshape Normal size text} \end{document} gives: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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Is there anyway to reduce the font size less than scriptsize in subcaption? [duplicate]

I want to use four picture on one slide, using the subfigure command. I did it, but the font size of the subcption is really big, I'm using scriptsize compared with four subfig. Is the anyway to ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Keyboard character used is undefined

I'm new to Latex espacially Beamer, I am working on my Thesis presentation in French and these letters always give me a hard time since yesterday when I compile that error in the title occurs, I ...
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How to move a tikz picture inside a beamer frame

I am trying to place a tikzpicture in a beamer frame on top of an image. In principle this should be easy, however changing the at(x,y) cordinate doesn't seem to have any effect at all. My code is ...
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beamer/align: How to exchange a single symbol in an animation

I'm trying to replace an equals-sign in an align environment by a \ne in a LaTeX beamer animation. The following is a MnWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ...
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Beamer, itemize and \hfill

As you can see in the image below, the EndOfLines are not correctly right aligned: The alignment using \hfill is different for an \item followed by an itemize environment compared to an \item followed ...
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Use noitemsep and nolistsep, itemize options in beamer

I am trying to use the options noitemsep and nolistsep in beamer. My simple code is \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[noitemsep, nolistsep] \item Item ...
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Use onslide together with tcolorbox to show four pictures on the same slide

My problem is that, I've two columns slides that contain tcolorbox of each side which in turn include a figure. I tried using the \onslide command to show the four picures. This my code: ...
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Beamer with ragged2e and babel results in “command \selectfont has changed” warning

I am preparing a presentation in beamer and trying to get rid of warnings – but there is one that I cannot remove. In the MWE below there's empty beamer document with babel in Polish and ragged2e ...
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! Missing number, treated as zero error beamer

I'm working on my thesis' presentation with Beamer but I am facing the same problem which I did not know the reason everytime i compile this "! Missing number, treated as zero" everytime shows up in ...
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Problems using Tikz in Beamer [duplicate]

I am writing a beamer code, and I am copying and pasting some stuff from a normal file (documentclass book). I want to use the code \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,oneside,openright]{book} ...
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Keeping beamer in English while supporting Chinese characters

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{ctex} \begin{document} \title{Test} \author{My name (我的名字)} \date{\today} \begin{frame} \titlepage \end{frame} \end{document} Here is the current output: ...
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How to stack the tizk tables in block?

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{adjustbox} % adjusting table (too wide) % Fancy tables \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{trees,positioning} % tree \usetikzlibrary{matrix} % Table ...
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Interactive Beamer presentation with Clicks and Arrows

I watched a nice presentation here about atrial fibrillation with interactive features. I would like to have similar features too. Code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{enumerate} ...
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Beamer : Update the content in a (logical) page into several (physical) frames

Sometimes I saw some presentation like: 1st Frame : Let's start. 2nd Frame: Let's start. First, consider X. 3nd Frame: Let's start. First, consider X. It is great. I would like to know how this ...
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beamer background content top-right

How can I place a background image in beamer at a certain distance from the top and right page margin? So far I only managed to control the horizontal position: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Watermark using background package in beamer

Is it possible? Doesn't work for me with the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{background} \backgroundsetup{ placement=center, scale=1, ...
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How to set a very long title for a beamer presentation? [duplicate]

Im using this style for a beamer presentation, the problem is I would like to add a very long title but the title does not appear complete. So I tried this: \title[title]{blablablablalbabllablba ...
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Get number of each slide and total slides with respect to the whole presentation

I need to get the number of each slide and the total number of slides in order to calculate the progress of my presentation, but I can only do this for frames, as my MWE below shows. Basically I need ...
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Beamer - show all bullets in itemize environment but reveal the text for each bullet slide by slide

I would like to show in each of my slides all bullets from the first slide on so that the audiance can see how much information is to be expected on each slide, but the text for each bullet shall come ...
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How to reference a theorem displayed between pauses in beamer?

I'm writing a presentation using beamer which at some point, in a proof, uses only<X> to display some parts of the proof. Inside these macros I show some theorem which I'd like to reference ...
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Modify main slide dimensions-Beamer

I'mm making a Beamer Presentation and I would like to use as much space as possible for my slides, because I want the images that will be included to be as visible as possible. More specifically I ...
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Bullet points and curly braces - Beamer

A few months ago, I asked for help with formatting curly braces next to bullet points, which worked very well. However, I have tried to take that code and use it in beamer, which is unfortunately ...
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Created own theme

I'm using this created theme called myown.sty in my presentation: \useoutertheme[footline=authortitle]{miniframes} \useinnertheme{rectangles} \usecolortheme{whale} \usecolortheme{orchid} ...
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Placing image below the bullet points

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgf} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage[cp1250]{inputenc} \usepackage{xcolor,hyperref} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{float} \begin{frame}[t] ...
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BeamerColor package

I had to reinstall MikTex and my presentation written in beamer doesn't work now. It's said that "BeamerColor.sty not found". i tried to download it again and install but it's still not working. I'd ...
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What is the generic workflow to place objects relatively to others (or previously set anchor points) in beamer?

Coming from MS Powerpoint I usually use SmartForms or other objects to highlight specific points in a picture or a table to draw the viewers attention. Just imagine a technical drawing and I want a ...
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How to put a url citation on the bottom of beamer slide?

I need to insert a citation at the bottom of the slide. However, the website address includes underline. Therefore, it treats the underline as subscript. How can I work this out? ...
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Change the color of a single itemize item — command to do that?

My question concerns itemize items in Beamer slides. I want to obtain the following slide: This has been produced by the code: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Title} ...
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Why the uncover operation doesn't work for the background in beamer?

I use the code below. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{backgrounds,positioning,fit} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{figure} \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=0.5] ...
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Complex matrix layout fails in beamer but ok in MWE

The MWE that follows works fine to layout this complex matrix. But when I paste it into a simple beamer document it fails (I also included that code Can you help me? ...
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Beamer footnotes references with same number

Is there any possibility that if in the same frame a reference is cited more than 1 time, give the same footnote number to it? In my MWE you see that there is two footnotes. But the bib entry is the ...
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How to resize matrix equation in beamer?

How do I resize this equation to get it to fit? I've googled for examples with no luck. --Bob \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Beamer links of table of contents

can anyone explain me why, in a beamer presentation, when I click on a link in the table of contents I am always sent to the first frame of the whole presentation and not to the first frame of the ...
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Force Embedded .wav files in Latex Document to be played using wave-surfer

I have few .wav files embedded in a latex pdf document. By default, they are played in some music player in windows during presentation. However i want to force them to be played using wave-surfer, so ...
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Beamer font and bullets [duplicate]

I want to prepare my presentation's outline page look like this. But, I can't figure out how to use square bullets and the font that slide uses. Can someone please be of my help?
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Indent paragraphs in a beamer block

I want every new paragraph except the first one in a \begin{block} to be indented. This is the standard in other document classes. I already put \setlength\parindent{1cm} in my preamble, but this ...
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Animating tikz pictures using beamer

I have two pictures drawn using TikZ. When I place them in two different frames in beamer they perfectly show up. But I want to animate them, that is, I want one picture after the other at a mouse ...
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How should I work with beamer, TOC and parts?

I'm writing a beamer presentation that should be divided into several parts, each of them contains sections, subsections, etc. This code (without \part commands) works fine and it generates TOC ...
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How to hide the other items completely when I use “pause” operation in beamer?

When I compiling the following codes: \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item a \pause \item b \pause \item c \end{itemize} \end{frame} It's effect is the following: As we ...
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Space before colon in beamer captions

As you can see below, LaTeX is formatting my captions like this: Figure : caption, while I would like them to be Figure: caption, without a space before colon. Here's a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Background and footline for beamerposter header

How can I add a grey background and black footline to this beamer header? EDIT: Here's a compiling MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[size = custom, height = 110, width = 81]{beamerposter} ...
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Paths of `pgfimages` in beamer templates

I am working on a beamer template for my institute in which I am using \pgfdeclareimage for images. I have quite a lot images and logos for different projects/experiments/groups and I organised the ...
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How can I left-and-right justify text in columns in Beamer?

I have a slide like the following: \begin{frame} \frametitle{two columns} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{.5\textwidth} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aenean commodo ligula ...
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Set Helvetica as font in beamer title?

How can I set Helvetica as font in \setbeamerfont{title}{size*={32pt}{38.4pt},series=\bfseries}
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how to point to a picture with descriptive text in latex presentation?

Hopefully, my question describes what I need. I want to add small colored box contains text or equation describing a picture in a presentation, I want the picture to come first, then the box, which ...
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Unknown “missing $ inserted” error

I am getting an unknown error "mising $ inserted" and can't seem to find why. Here is the code: %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% %% This Beamer template was created ...
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tcolorbox leaves faded number on slides in beamer

It's my first week in beamer and tcolorbox. I recently prepared a slide presentation with the beamer class and tcolorbox. The program works fine but I have a little hiccup: tcolorbox leaves a faded ...
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Why does beamer's \insertauthor report as nonempty?

I'm working on a beamer theme in which each of the title page elements is optional; for example, I don't want defining an empty date to produce a large empty space on the title slide. I figured I ...