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Beamer: how to create a page quite identical to this one?

I should create a page with beamer like that attached below. I have some issues: How can I add "Pag:" on the bottom left and "DDI Dipartimento di Ingegneria Corso di fluidodinamica" on the top ...
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How can I obtain correct table of contents order in beamer when including subsections from files?

How can I fix the table of contents order in my beamer? I work with a main file and include one file for each section. However the table of contents puts the subsections before their respective ...
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Issue with combination of \includemedia and animateinline environment

We recently observed an issue with a beamer document including multiple animations. On one slide an mp4 movie was embedded using \includemedia and on another slide an image series was animated using ...
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Beamer annotated tables

I am trying to include some boxes around numbers in a table. I am using the method exactly described on the answer to question below: Beamer, annotated tables using Tikzmark The issue is that the ...
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How to “\includeonlyframes” for a Beamer presentation, without counting the skipped pages' numbers?

When I give a presentation, I don't really like to cause my audience undue stress before I even start. However, my presentation currently has the label "1/125" on the bottom corner of my first frame! ...
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Jump to previous slide beamer

In beamer I want to have a button in a slide that when pressed makes the presentation jump to the previous displayed slide (so labeling the slide does not work). Is there a way to do this? Thank ...
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Nontransparent headline in Beamer

I have an arbitray frame with a headline that contains section names, small dots representing sections etc. Anyway, a standard Beamer headline that automatically on top of each frame. Next, I use: ...
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How to remove unwanted space in beamer?

Here's my code: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Berkeley} \begin{document} \section{Formula} \subsection{Time-varying Coefficients} \begin{frame}{Time-varying Coefficients} ...
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Equal sign does not show up in beamer [closed]

I'm doing my beamer now and if I write the equal sign (=) whether it is in math mode or not, it does not appear in the output. Help? Thanks. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{a} ...
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beamer: how to label an equation with \alert in its \tag?

I would like to \alert an equation tag, then refer to it in another overlay. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \only<1>{ My equation reads: ...
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beamer: pages in the sidebar

Do you know if the template used in the following slides is publicly available? Or a similar one I can adapt? http://www.robots.ox.ac.uk/~az/lectures/cv/adaboost_matas.pdf If not, any suggestion on ...
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Uncover gnuplot graph on beamer slide

I have problems including a gnuplot graph in a beamer slide in which it should be visible at the very end of the slide, without all other elements on the slide. The problem is, it seems I can't use ...
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Beamer boxes with flat shadows

Is there a possibility to change the 'faded out' shadows from beamer boxes to 'flat shadows'? With flat shadow I am referring to a shadow of a single color without a gradient. Ideally, I would like ...
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Embeded video in beamer

I am trying to embed a video in a beamer presentation. What I am trying is to use \usepackage{multimedia} and in my main code to use the following to add the video: \begin{frame}{movie} ...
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Block title settings in beamer poster

What is the setting that controls the width of the title of a block in beamer? In particular for a poster. I face the problem that the width is too small to completely fit the title text, so need to ...
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Beamer-How to have figures replacing one another in a slide? [duplicate]

I was wondering if there is a way to have a figure in a slide that replace the previous figure. So if one has 5 figures then each figure will appear once and be replaced by the next figure. At the end ...
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Beamer puts table borders in weird places with color

I have a table that I would like to alternate the colors on to make it look nicer. My code is as such... \begin{table}[!ht] \centering \adjustbox{max height=\dimexpr\textheight-5.5cm\relax, ...
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How to show the page number in plain frame?

In beamer I have a frame that is plain. (I use plain frame to remove the table of contents in header and the footer icons.) \begin{frame}[plain] \frametitle{Agenda} Here we go... \end{frame} When I ...
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Beamer - How to turn off the last “row” with a theme on? [closed]

Sorry that this is probably really easy, but I don't know the "term"(keywords) to search for. What I want is this: in Beamer with a theme, for example \usetheme{madrid}, how do I get ride of the ...
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+ overlay specification broken?

Since a recent update, the +- overlay specification doesn't seem to work anymore, for environments at least. I'm up to date with TexLive 2015 (beamer 36461 (3.36)). Consider the following MWE: ...
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How to insert a section title with its number in a beamer frame

I want to automatically insert the section title with its number in each beamer frame (or in just some of them). How can we achieve this?
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Linguex and beamer: how to get sans serif font with indexed brackets?

I use linguex to make a presentation with the beamer class. When I use the option to get indexed brackets \exi. the subscripted labels on the brackets appear in roman font. How can I get them to ...
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hf-tikz package: error with custom colors and overlay in beamer class

Consider the following MWE from here: Solution with the hf-tikz package \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern,amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage[beamer]{hf-tikz} \usetheme{Copenhagen} ...
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Adding and centering arbitrary text in headline

I would like to modify the headline to display the name of the conference that I am presenting at (say, "Conference Blah"), and to vertically center this text. I have tried something like ...
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How to make a reference slide in beamer? mine only showed a '?'

My code: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{default} \usecolortheme{default} \usefonttheme{serif} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Reference} \cite{bilson1978rational}. \bibliographystyle{apalike} ...
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double distance tikz has no effect (beamer presentation)

This is my frame: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Reactant distribution \\and finite Larmor radius effect} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{0.5\textwidth} \begin{itemize} \item changes in $\mathbf{k_p}$ ...
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How to change itemize bullets with specific alphabet?

I have an itemize bullets in beamer as follow: \begin{itemize} \item Condition 1 \item Condition 2 \item Condition 3 \end{itemize} which produces as you know a list of bullets: ...
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How to reset frame number in beamer correctly when using parts?

I used some code found here on stackexchange (I don't quite remember where exactly) and structured the beamer-lecture using parts. The problem I encountered is, that the frame number won't reset ...
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Beamer/LaTeX boxes

How I can draw docs and figures in latex (or beamer) like on picture?
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Beamer mini frame navigation bullet color

In the example below, the color of the navigation bullets seems to be uncontrollable. The active section should be in red while the unactive sections should be in blue (with empty bullets). As you can ...
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Frame structure is not working [duplicate]

For my following code, the frame is not working. Latex gives a lot of errors, such as Undefined control sequence \end{frame}, Illegal unit of measure (pt> inserted) \end{frame} I cannot find ...
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Shaded triangle (itemize environment, article class)

I'm wondering how to draw a beamer like bullet in the article class. I've gotten close using \renewcommand{labelitemi}{$\triangleright$} but would like the triangle to be filled in and am not sure ...
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Is there a simple command for the available height in a beamer slide?

I would like to add two figures figures to a beamer slide, one on top of the other. Is there a simple command, similar to \linewidth or \textwidth for the height? The figures have dimensions roughly ...
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LaTeX/tikz equation not in italics

I'd like to typeset an equation (in a beamer slide, inside a tikzpicture) in non-italics. Using the various options recommended (\text, \mbox, \mathrm) works for most part of the equation but not ...
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beamer animated frame: variable reset

I am trying to improve the pdfpcnotes package, that extracts notes in beamer into an external file for pdfpc. The main idea is that we have a counter (\lastframenumber), that checks if we stepped to ...
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How to abbreviate journal name with the first letters?

I use the command "bibentry" to show the references in the slides with beamer. And i want to get an abbreviated journal name, e.g. "Physical Review Letters" thansfors into "PRL". How can I achieve ...
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Beamer with Goettingen, xelatex: white space on top of the sidebar

Sorry, a really minor, but annoying problem. Consider this MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Goettingen} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{test} test \end{frame} \end{document} ...
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How to change how the frame title of a beamer slide presents the frame break number? [duplicate]

Using the allowframebreaksoption on a Beamer frame to split it up with the \framebreak command, the title gets an automatic counter. This is a very handy feature, but I have a few concerns about the ...
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Beamer from exam source

I'm using the exam class to typeset exams and exercises. This is fine for paper exams, however, I'm looking for a solution to present those questions and answers via beamer. The (in my opinion) ...
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Align logo right in Beamer

I want to right align my background image (logo) in Beamer presentation. What's more I want to set logo to be partially visible - left half of the image should be visible on the right side of the ...
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How can I use tikzpicture and wrapfigure and get text around the picture on a beamer frame

I've tried the following, but now the last lines are not on the page anymore.... I want to be able to have text around a picture (hence the wrapfigure), have the picture scaled, and use tikz (code ...
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how to add gif file into beamer presentation

Now, I want to add a gif file into beamer presentation, and I have tried several method, but all of them do not work. How can I add a .gif file directly into the beamer presentation? thanks!
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table beamer frame

If I do a break in a cell the frame will be to short in the next lines (column 2 and 3). I am using the documentclass beamer. \begin{frame}{Prüffziffersysteme} \begin{block}{Übersicht über ...
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In beamer, how do I number theorems but not definitions? [duplicate]

I want my theorems numbered, but not my definitions. The options I'm finding turn numbering on or off universally. My attempts at customizing different theorem environments are not having any effect. ...
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Shifting basic footnotes to the right side of a Latex presentation

I'm using the "Modern Beamer Theme", by Matthias Vogelgesang for a presentation. Trying to shift the footnotes to the right side of the slide. I'd like for the footnotes to read left to right as ...
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Beamer template: Command already defined

I found a beamer template I want to use. However, it compiles with ! LaTeX Error: Command \beamer@@tmpop@section page@default already defined. Or name \end... illegal, see p.192 ...
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How do I embed a mpg video in Beamer presentation using `media9`?

I just read the documentation for media9 but was not able to identify what I am doing wrong. The videos in the documentation all play fine in my installation of Adobe Acrobat Pro. When I compile the ...
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Error when using [fragile] in beamer [duplicate]

I've got a problem in beamer. When using the fragile option on a frame, the compilation does not work. For instance: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile] Hello ...
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Switching from one column to two columns on a frame

I am writing a presentation, and would like to use the following layout: On top, there is one big box spannign the whole page width, below, there are two boxes side by side. My problem is that the ...
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Is it possible to add a white layer below an image? [duplicate]

I am creating a beamer presentation using the beetle color theme (gray background). I am loading eps images that do not have a white background layer and would like to add one. I do not want to edit ...