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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} \column{\...
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How to define a new font family on Beamer?

How to define a new font family on Beamer? I've tried this way, but I get Undefined control sequence : \newfontfamily\fff{xxx.ttf} Any good idea, please? Thanks in advance!
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TeXstudio error [closed]

I'm using TeXstudio IDE. I'm currently facing a problem in the first page of presentation. The IDE throws an error saying the image is not found. The code as follows: \title{\textbf{Design, ...
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Need serious help with epslatex gnuplot terminal in beamer! [closed]

Well, I'm using this to generate my graph.tex and graph.eps files from gnuplot: set terminal epslatex input color colortext size 11.6cm, 8.5cm solid linewidth 2 But when I use \begin{center} \...
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Upright maths in display mode, but italics in align environment in beamer class

I use mathastext like this \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\sfdefault} \usepackage[defaultmathsizes]{mathastext} \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\rmdefault} This gives me upright math throughout my ...
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Beamer or MS Powerpoint/LibreOffice Impress?

I am preparing a seminar course and will be showing a lot of figures: photos, screen captures of journal figures, etc. Some amount of equations but probably less (by slide count) than the images. I ...
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Beamer (Latex) Customized Formats [duplicate]

I hereby attached a pdf snapshot of a sample Beamer Copy Will you please suggest me how to get this output in Latex I am looking forward to your support. Thank you
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How to draw a black arrow?

How to draw a black arrow , please ? I've tried using this $\Rightarrow$, but it wouldn't work properly. Thanks a lot!
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Animation on beamer

How to set this kind of animation on beamer? show_me_first show_me_second. I'm trying to show this sentence as described. The show_me_first is showed first, and on click oon the Down button, it ...
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beamer vs pptx for the slide of presentation

I am a very beginner of beamer. I know it can have good visual effect. But for me, it takes time. If I use a template, the slide would be boring. E.g., I do not add comments and others signs. So after ...
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How to set the click on Down button effect on beamer?

How to make the effect of "When I click on Down button on beamer, another sentence appears" ? Do I need to set multiple frames? If yes, how to make all of these frames on the same page ? How to ...
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How space itemize

How to set space between each items to 2ex, between subitems to 1ex, between an item and its subitem to 1ex, between a subitem and the next item to 2ex? I've tried to proceed this way: \...
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Customization of the frame's contents

I'm trying to set an image on left of an itemize using this code. How to customize there position? I'm just trying to put them on top of my frame after the header. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{...
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How to include an image and to set items at right of it

How to set items at right of an image of a frame? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item A. \item B. \end{itemize} \end{frame} \end{document} I'm ...
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How to create a new environment for items with an image as bullet?

How to declare a fresh environment on which I can put items with an external local image, please? Any brilliant suggestion?
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How to customize \fg{} and \og{} appearances in BEAMER?

How to customize << and >> appearances in beamer for a better appearance?
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How to customize the display of references in beamer? [closed]

Is it possible to customize the display of a reference into a frame this way [XXX, 14] which takes the [label, two_last_numbers_of_YEAR] in beamer? If yes, how please? Any brilliant idea, please? ...
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How to make this image translates to top?

How to make this image translates to top by 2cm ? Using yshift or how, please ? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[height=4cm]{example-...
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How to keep two blocks containing item lists in the same position after overlay

I've been trying to use the overprint and overlayarea environments to keep 2 blocks with lists inside in the same position The items of the lists should also have overlays. For some reason, overprint ...
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How to properly display an image

How to set an image into beamer in the center of page under which its caption's displayed, please? Any brilliant suggestion, please? Thanks a lot!
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Customizable inclusion of frames-slides from a huge Beamer presentation [duplicate]

I have one master-huge beamer presentation having lots of frames. Depending on the audience I wish to customize, say, for lay audience I will just include basic slides, for experts I wish to include ...
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Beamer: tabular out of the boder

I am writing slides under beamer. A tabular is out of the boder of the slides. What shoud I do? Resize? \begin{tabular}{ccc} $\hat{\tmmathbf{v}}^1 = \frac{1}{\sqrt{N}} \left(\begin{array}{c} ...
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Sectionnumber right in beamer

I'm fortunately allowed to use LaTeX instead of PowerPoint for a teaching lesson but I have to recreate the original design of the PowerPoint slides. Now I need to bring the section numbers on ...
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Using pstool with beamer

I would like to use pstool with beamer to create a presentation in pdflatex with figures processed by psfrag. However, as the simple example below shows, the figures are processed using the beamer ...
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crossing out whole slide does not work [closed]

I am trying to get the same result as in: crossing out whole slide with LaTeX beamer Crossing out the whole slide. I am just copying the simple example there: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{...
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\textbf{text} without increasing the length of the text

When using \textbf{text}, the length of text will be increased. Is there a way to make the text bold face without increasing its length? edit: Thanks to @Herbert and @Martin, here is a perfect ...
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Shadow of a non rounded block in beamer

My question is simple: Is it possible to add shadow to a NON rounded block in beamer? I've been trying it with: \setbeamertemplate{blocks}[rounded=false][shadow=true] But no success. I'm using the ...
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How can I decide whether a key has had .value forbidden applied?

Is there a way to decide whether a given key has had the .value forbidden handler applied? For example, I would like to write a handler .only that can be applied to keys to simulate Beamer's \only ...
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How to align objects within a side bar in beamer

I'm using Beamer with the Marburg theme to create a presentation. I have a custom vertical navigation bar on the left side of the slides and I'd like to add the frame number as well as a small logo on ...
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How include a feynmp file in beamer title page?

How does one include a diagram done with feynmp in a beamer title page? feynmp produdes .1 files but when I include them as graphics, the labels of the different lines/vertices do not appear on title ...
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Using the TikZ spy library to spy on a pixel value in beamer [closed]

I tried to use the TikZlibrary spy to zoom in on a certain pixel image; I am drawing in the image using a scope and red about the problem concerning coordinates in scopes here Magnify part of picture ...
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Inconsistent size of a block causes 2 blocks to be misaligned

I'm creating a presentation using beamer and I've detected a slight size inconsistency of a block located in a second column or minipage. I want to align two blocks with the same amount of bullets ...
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reference on TikZ and Beamer overlay specifications

I read that: TikZ commands also accept Beamer overlay specifications, such as \draw<2-> (A) to (B); but I can not find any reference for it on the TikZ/PGF 3.0 manual. When I search for overlays in ...
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How can I cancel only the navigation bar or title in a specified frame

My MWE is \documentclass[14pt]{beamer}% http://ctan.org/pkg/beamer \let\Tiny\tiny% http://tex.stackexchange.com/q/58087/5764 \usetheme{Berkeley} \makeatletter \beamer@headheight=1.5\baselineskip \...
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Error using \newcommand within a beamer frame

For some reason my beamer presentation does not compile when \newcommand is placed inside the frame environment. Here is a minimal working example: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Subject in a Beamer Presentation

I'm making a beamer presentation for a course, I want to include the name of the course in the title page but I don't know how to do it. I tried using \subject{Name of the Course} but it doesn't do ...
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limiting effect of \huge{} to only specified text

I am creating a beamer presentation where I want a heading for a slide in larger font, followed by the body of the slide in smaller font. Problem being, my current approach appears to cause all of the ...
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Create references with part number and frame number

I created a beamer theme which uses parts (for lecture slides) and where the slides are numbered using the part number and the frame number. The frame number is reset at the beginning of each part. ...
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Add content behind beamer background (or theme)

I have a custom beamer template that frames the content of each slide, like the standard themes but with wiggly header/footer lines. I add the background image of the template with \...
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How to align two entries of a list that appears in the center of the page?

Using the Beamer Presentation template I am creating slides, my aim is to make a list environment with the bullet points aligned in the center of the page. How can I do so? Thanks
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Showing margins/frames in beamer slides

With a regular article/report/... class, you can use the showframe package to draw outlines of where the various regions of the page lie. I cannot get the same functionality with beamer, however. ...
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New line in an animate environment

I would like to generate a chess animation in a beamer presentation. As a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{chessfss} \usepackage[controls]{animate} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile] \...
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No clipping support in XeTeX when I use \animate in Xelatex

When I run the code, it has warnings as "Package xetex.def Warning: No clipping support in XeTeX yet on input line **." Why? My MWE is \documentclass[presentation]{beamer} \usepackage[slantfont,...
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Beamer: same colour in the upper part

this code will create two kinds of colours in the upper part of each frame. How can I have only one colour, namely the deep blue? The code: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames,11pt,mathserif]{beamer} ...
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How to display videos [duplicate]

I'm trying to include a video into my presentation using this code: \documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usepackage{multimedia} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Test title} \...
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Display beamer with timer and notes

I manage to create a really nice beamer template and notes. I can create 2 pdfs: one with slides, one with notes. Now, I just need a dual screen pdf viewer that displays the slides in one screen and ...
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Access relative slide number in Beamer

Is there a quick way to access the relative slide number in Beamer? I'm trying to simplify the following syntax: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} $ t = \only<1> 0 ...
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How to remove the header of the ToC's page and to place the ToC's title at top

Is it possible to remove the header of the ToC's page and to place its title at the top? If it is, how, please? MWE: \documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \author{The ...
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How to prevent a beamer block from overlapping with a pspicture?

Here is what I have tried but with no success. \documentclass[10pt,compress,mathserif,smaller,fleqn]{beamer} \usetheme{Antibes} \usepackage{pstricks} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{listings} \...
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How to remove the default set logo from the title page and the ToC's page

How to remove a logo from the title page and from the ToC's page, please? Using this code : \documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \author{The Author} \title{Work ...