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tikz and beamer overlays. How to avoid repositioning of images?

I want to slowly uncover nodes in a tree. however when I use overlays the resulting image will jump around in the slides. how do I get rid of that? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Get access to beamer palette for tikzpictures

I can't get the solution proposed here to work: Accessing colors defined by a beamer color theme for a standalone tikzpicture ...
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Problem with the \mathbf command

In this MWE, I want to obtain bold letter for the letter "H" (compare the two "H") : \documentclass[10 pt]{beamer} \usetheme{default} \usepackage{lmodern} % load a font with all the characters ...
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Put a beamerbox at the top of the frame, even if the frame is vertically centered

How can I put a beamerbox at the top of the frame, even if the frame is vertically centered? I know \frametitle just does this! So you can reformulate my question: how frametitle does this? Here is ...
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Printing only one bib file

Hi I am using biblatex with beamer. I want to add 2 bib files using \addbibresource, cite entries from both bib files so that they show up on the page where I am citing them. However, in the final ...
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How to change seagull color theme alert text to non-bold

Some beamer color themes (as seagull) define alert text as bold font. However, sold font alerts are annoying when one uses overlay (eg: \onslide+<2->), because bold text takes more space than ...
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How do I rescale an align environment on a beamer slide?

I'm trying to resize an equation on a beamer slide to make it larger. However, the usual approach of using \scalebox doesn't seem to work: \begin{frame} \scalebox{2}{ \begin{align} x &= y\\ y ...
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Getting Not defining \perthousnad and Not defining \micro when compiling beamer with Kile

I have some experience using LaTeX with Miktex on windows, but am only taking baby steps in learning how to do it on Ubuntu. I am using Kile as IDE for making beamer presentations. The pdf file is ...
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Indenting Text in Beamer

I am attempting to indent text, as below. To get the alignment right (and it's far from perfect right now), I've been using trial and error with a linebreak \\ and \hspace{3.1cm}. Is there a ...
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Animated arrows

I would like to animate red arrows, some one would help me? thank you. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphics} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Help me with reference in beamer

I have some reference generated by below code: \begin{thebibliography}{50} \bibitem{luhasz2012} Luhasz.G; Tirea, M ; Negru, V; \emph{Neural Network Predictions of Stock Price Fluctuations.} ...
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semiverbatim with tikz in beamer

I'm using semiverbatim with tikz in beamer. My following MWE throws error: ! Package tikz Error: Sorry, some package has redefined the meaning of the math-mode dollar sign. This is incompatible ...
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Using tikzpicture in beamer to make a directed acrylic graph [closed]

I am trying to add a directed acrylic graph to a beamer presentation. Using this code (reproduced below) I created a slide, but the image produced has every node and arrow stacked roughly on top of ...
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Beamer: Imitating a beamer block - problem with the width

This is a follow up on my last question. I want a text block with (text width and outer shape) the same width as a beamer block but it doesn't work. The default definitioin of a beamer block is here. ...
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zoom in with enumerated list in beamer

I would like to create an enumerated list, with some more details on a second slide. What I try is the following Slide A 1 First 2 Second 3 Third However, on slide B I would like to display 1 ...
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Beamer: default block not displayed

I am currently using Beamer to create a presentation. I'd like to use blocks, as I already did several times in the past, but it seems not to work properly. For instance, the following example ...
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Misalignment with framed package and column

I'm trying to use the shaded environment as follows: \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{framed} \definecolor{shadecolor}{rgb}{1,0.8,0.3} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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How to have an image on the left-hand side and text (with mathematics) on the right-hand side which are horizontally aligned in beamer?

Doing a presentation with an image of a graph on the left-hand side and the mathematics behind the graph on the right-hand side and I want them horizontally aligned. Thanks.
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Biblatex: footnote citations. Two references to footnote in same slide [closed]

I'm putting references at the bottom of Beamer slides. I'm referring to the same footnote twice in one slide, but latex is create a duplicate footnote: the label/ref is not working. I found a ...
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beamerarticle: pause statement in tikz

I wonder how to use \pause in tikz with beamerarticle. My MWE is below which throws errors. I know this code will work fine if I don't load beamerarticle with beamer. But I need to load beamerarticle ...
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How to use \mylabel in a \frametitle

I need to refer in \frametitle to a section that I have labelled with a new command \mylabel. Here is the code \documentclass{beamer} \makeatletter \newcommand*{\mylabel}[2]{% \@bsphack ...
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How to preserve space when using an Overlay command in Beamer?

Into Beamer, I want to preserve the space when I replace an expression by another in a mathematics formula with the help of an Overlay command. For example, if we have in slide number 1 this formula: ...
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Vertical centering inside an overprint

Is there an "easy" way to vertically center stuff in an overprint environment? Based on the current answer, this is my test document \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Tex4ht options to convert beamer slides

I tried to used tex4ht utility to convert beamer-latex presentation to OpenOffice ODT, and I'm really not happy with the results. Please find below the snapshots of PDF and ODT files. Please note, ...
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Figure next to text in beamer

I can't get my code to do what I want. I'm working in beamer and I want to position my figure on the left side of the frame and the text next to it, but I would like to work with alineas in my text. ...
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How to modify \AtBeginLecture?

I am using beamer to pepare my lectures. I am using command \AtBeginLecture{\frame{some text... \insertlecture}} to insert a tile at the beginning of the lectures. This put the desidered text at ...
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Natbib Article format: Omit volume and pages

How can I omit the volume number and page numbers from the citations in the footnotes of the following MWE Beamer example? \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \begingroup\newif\ifmy ...
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Invert fontsize command in setbeamerfont

I want to customize the frametitle in a beamer presentation. I have a problem with the linespacing, so I use the size*-version. The declaration is size*={<fontsize in ...
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Start \partpage on an even-numbered page

Given the following Beamer presentation, how can I force (pdf)LaTeX to put the \partpage on an even-numbered page? I initially thought that Finding if you’re on an odd or an even page might be a good ...
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How to number slides with an increasing number of digits of pi?

How to number frames with an increasing number of digits of pi? Illustrative, I want the frame numbers to be like 3 (on the first slide) 3.1 (on the second slide) 3.14 (on the third slide) ... and ...
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csvsimple usage in beamer class

Why does this work \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{filecontents,csvsimple} \begin{document} \begin{filecontents*}{chunk.csv} line one line two line three \end{filecontents*} \csvreader[no ...
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Numbering figures in beamer while using the caption package [duplicate]

I am trying to number my figures in beamer while using the package caption but it doesn't work. I want to use caption because I can break a line with \\ and I like the way the caption is formatted. ...
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Remove the author from the footer of all slides except in the titlepage

I want to remove the \author from all the slides except the start slide. I have used Warsaw theme. I don't know how to go about this. Please help me Here is my code \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Navigation circles shown for title page with patch for no-subsections

I'm trying to create a custom theme for beamer. However, when I tried to patch the navigation circles to be automatically included without subsections (using the solution of Beamer navigation circles ...
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tikzmark, listings and beamer's onlyenv

I found this limitation in the current tikzmark solution for highlighting lines of listings code in beamer. When I put the whole lot in an onlyenv environment, it seems the marks are not set, or ...
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Subfigure is not working fine into a beamer presentation - [closed]

I have this in the preamble ... \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Problem with listings when using line numbers, `name`, and `beamer` overlays

It's is well known that to ensure that a certain <counter> is automatically reset on subsequent slides of a same frame one has to use either \resetcounteronoverlays{<counter>} (for LaTeX ...
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Why does the pdf file is successfully generated while the compilation ends with warnings in beamer using Kile? [closed]

I don't know what is going with Kile when I use the document class beamer. The pdf can successfully be generated after the compilation but I get many error messages. Please here a minimal working ...
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How to left align items in itemize that contains columns environment on beamer

I need to automatically left align all my items. The problem is that I must have a columns environment in the middle. But that environment shifts the items to the left. I tried setting ...
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Changing the font for “alert” in beamer

I would like to change the behaviour of \alert so that the text is still red but now boldfaced, say. How can I do this? I have Googled, but all I can find is how to change the colour, as in Changing ...
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Beamer ignores citecolor from hyperref

How do I make citation links green in Beamer? It seems that Beamer ignores the hyperref option citecolor. I tried using the linkcolor option instead, but that affects all links (such as the link to ...
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how to make mindmap fit on frame?

I'm in the process of creating a Beamer presentation using some tikz concepts, how do I make a mindmap fit to the slide? My code is as follows: \documentclass[T]{beamer} ...
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Beamer: Using href in notes

In my example \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfpages} %\setbeameroption{show notes on second screen} \setbeameroption{show notes} \setbeamertemplate{note page}{\insertnote} \begin{document} ...
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Remove author and institution in footline

I am writing a beamer presentation using the CambridgeUS theme but my presentation has multiple authors and their names do not fit in the footline at the author section. I want to delete all of their ...
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Two titles on a beamer presentation

I am presenting two papers at once and I'd like to put both titles on the same page. The papers have different sets of authors too, so I'd like to display that. Any suggestion on how to accomplish ...
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Coloring text between pauses in beamer

I use a lot of pauses. I would like to set something globally so that the most recent slide highlights (by bolding, making red, etc) the text that just appears. These lectures have many slides to them ...
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Problem with boxes in tdclock

I have problem with tdclock. In one post I saw, it can be removed by some commands. Can anyone help me how to do that. Do I need to put those commands in CMD or some other? Please help me.
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What causes this beamer block to be slightly offset to the right?

I'm facing a problem with the block environment in beamer. Adding a tikzpicture seems to offset the following block slightly to the right. What is causing that behaviour and how can I prevent it? ...
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maketitle error “Missing $ inserted” (accent character) [closed]

I am using LaTeX beamer for my presentation. When I use accent character "ľ" in \title, it throw an error Missing $ inserted. I am using \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}. Funny is, that if I use the same ...
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LaTeX Beamer: Frame outside sections - additional problem with outline between sections

I refer you to this answer to a similar question. I want exactly what the author of that post wanted, namely a slide with no section in the navigation bar highlighted for that slide. I find that the ...