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Uncovering Formatting?

Is there any way to have a slide show a block of text, and then by some \uncover type command, bold or underline a certain part of that text?
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Using pstricks with beamer undefined color model

I am trying to use pstricks with beamer. However everytime I get an error message saying Package xcolor error undefined color model I have googled it and tried different solutions but none worked! ...
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Automatically generate section title slides in beamer?

Is there a way to get beamer to automatically stick in a slide with a centered title whenever I use \section{title} or \subsection{title} or (heaven forbid) \subsubsection{title}? I'm hoping some ...
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Create pdf with subset of slides

I use knitr and RStudio with XeLaTeX to create a presentation with many slides. But sometimes not all of the slides should appear in the final pdf. Is it possible to have a variable that I change ...
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beamercolorbox columns [closed]

I have a presentation with a header with beamercolor box. However, I want to make the header in two columns, so I can put a logo on the left: \begin{beamercolorbox}[wd=0.85\paperwidth,right]{section ...
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Multiple Images in one frame Beamer

I have to do a presentation for an interview and I want to show in a slide in which there is a list of items after an item a sequence of 3 images that appear one over the previous in a specific ...
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Inserted PNG file gets fainted [closed]

When I insert PNG file its colors become fainted. How I can avoid this effect? The PNG file The latex code: \documentclass[]{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Entire course with beamer

What, if any, support does beamer provide for making presentations that span more than one meeting. A case in point is a university course with 30 or so lecture hours, each with 20 or so frames, for a ...
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Latex Beamer template setting with a red frametitle background and the logo at top left of every frame [closed]

I'm quite new with Beamer. But when I used it last week, I just couldn't quit. I have a presentation the day after tomorrow, I have already my slides done with beamer. However, my chief hopes that ...
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Single line beamer slide

This probably isn't how beamer is intended to be used. However, I would like to create a beamer slide where: there is only a single line in the slide/frame the single line is vertically and ...
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When I try to add a new page it gives me an error [closed]

I'm using LaTeX to make a document for the first time, so I started off by just using a template and just editing text to make it as easy as possible for me. However, I've stumbled across a problem. ...
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Too much space between title lines? Vspace does not work

I want to create a beamer presentation and I have the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \title[Value at Risk, Name1, Name2{\&} Nam3]{Calculate the Value at Risk \tiny \\using the ...
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Loop for includegraphics

I try to make multiple slides in beamer with 3 figures on each slide and the title. I would like to loop through the list/array of figures and set the frame title. The name of the figure files and the ...
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Beamer image positioning

I am trying to place two images side-by-side in a beamer document. However, when I compile the document, the image in the right column is forced too low on the page. I am using the [htp] options but ...
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Display the definition of each items in beamer one by one using onslide or any method

I have three items in a slide and there is one block where I would like to show the definition of each items. On each click or button press I want to change the item name and the corresponding ...
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How to customise (e.g. make thicker) the end-proof symbol in Beamer?

I would like to change the symbol for the end of proofs (the square) used in Beamer. It is quite thin, not very visible in some colorthemes. How can I have a thicker border and still in the structure ...
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How to get ligatures in beamer? [duplicate]

While this \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} fi 10\% \end{document} produces ligatures, this: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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\footfullcite does NOT give the full citation (biblatex, beamer) [closed]

As the title says, the command \footfullcite{test} does not give the full citation, but only the label "test", "test1" and "test2", respectively. I'm using biblatex and the beamer class (downloaded ...
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Problem with top alignment in beamer columns

I am trying to place two images in top of two columns in a columns environment, in a beamer presentation. The first column consists of one image on top and a enumeration list bellow the image. The ...
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beamer footnote not showing

I was wondering what's the appropriate way to add a footnote to a LaTeX beamer presentation, because I am trying \footnote and it's not showing the footnote. It shows the number but no footnote.
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rename table name in beamer

hello i need rename cuadro for tabla. i use this command but no work. \renewcommand{\listtablename}{Índice de tablas} \renewcommand{\tablename}{Tabla} the command work in latex normal but no beamer ...
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Add an progress bar image based on page number

I would like to add a "progress bar" to each page of my report. I have 25 images named pbar1.png to pbar25.png, as shown below, to be put on slides: pbar1.png: pbar12.png: pbar25.png: Because ...
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Highlighting haskell listings in large *.tex document [duplicate]

Suppose, there is a large *.tex document, which has many nested \input directives with many Haskell listings surrounded by \begin{code} \end{code} commands. How can all this code listings be ...
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drawing(uncover) a curve bit-by-bit using tikzpcture and beamer and \onslide

I wish to uncover a curve (a potential energy v distance) bit-by-bit while explaining what is going on. The code below is only ok, the problem is that the curve changes shape from slide 3 to slide 4. ...
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How to add url to footer in Beamer

I'm new to LaTeX and am having trouble adding a url to the footer. I currently have this: \documentclass[]{beamer} \usepackage{beamerthemebars} \title{Title} \author{Author} ...
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Using \visible with media9 embedded videos

I am currently switching to media9 to include video in beamer. I bump into an issue with the visibility option. I want to put two videos on a frame alongside with the list. The first one starts when ...
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itemize: How to change horizontal spacing to subitems in beamer

Bugged me for some time: how to change the space pointed out below? * abc * cde > fgh ^^^^ this
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two columns of footnotes in beamer? [duplicate]

I have a beamer frame with six fairly short footnotes on it. This takes up a fair bit of vertical space and not much horizontal space, so I'd like to put the footnotes into a two-column layout (even ...
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Beamer frame environment introduces 5.69pt vertical margin

I'm working on a beamer poster template where I need precise control over all margins. I got rid of most, but the mandatory frame environment(1) introduces a 5.69pt(2) which I cannot find(3). Observe ...
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Inconsistent line spacing in beamer frametitle due to capital German umlauts

I have the following problem: Suppose I have a frametitle which takes two lines. Depending on whether the second line contains a character which uses the very upper part of the line like an 'Ü' ...
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Specific Font in Beamer [duplicate]

I would like to make a presentation using a font style like this one: http://gallium.inria.fr/~fpottier/slides/fpottier-2008-06-pittsburgh.pdf Screenshot: Does anyone know which font is this?
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Why the tabular column specifier C doesn't work?

I'm using the tabular enviroment \begin{tabular} ... \end{tabular} inside of the beamer class \begin{frame} ... \end{frame} tags. In standard latex documents, i often use something like ...
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Beamer TOC: how may I show subsections of one section with pausesections option

In a Beamer presentation, the general TOC is long. So, I wouldn't like to show all the TOC with all the sections and subsections at once. Intead, I would like to show the TOC with pausesections ...
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How to use layers with blocks and columns?

I have on my frame two columns. First with three items and second withh three blocks: \begin{frame}{myFrame}{subtitle} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{.5\textwidth} \begin{enumerate} ...
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change custom color to theme warsaw

anyone know how to change the dark blue in the theme Warsaw? is that damages the eye dark blue, a color I prefer softer. I tried : \setbeamercolor{title}{fg=red!80!black,bg=red!20!white} and ...
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Where can I store custom documents of custom beamer themes?

I am using TeX Live 2012 in Ubuntu 12.04. I have downloaded some custom beamer themes and put them in ~/texmf. But I have no idea where to put the manual of the beamers. BTW, besides texdoc, is there ...
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latex doesn't display numbers in caption with beamerposter

i'm making a poster using beamerposter and i'm having a problem with subfigures and caption. The problem is that latex is only showing the caption text, but doesn't show the letters like ((a) caption ...
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How do I remove white space above itemize command in beamer using enumitem

I am new to \LaTeX. I am trying to use solution give on How to remove the whitespace BEFORE itemize/enumerate? to remove vertical space before itemize environment using enumitem and beamer. But I ...
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In beamer class, how do I remove the additional vertical space before an itemize environment?

On a beamer slide, I want to produce something like I use the following LaTeX code, which works well in LaTeX with the article class. \begin{minipage}[t]{1.4cm} Questions: \end{minipage}\nobreak ...
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How do I set itemize options in the theme (style) file

I have had a look at this thread here but that did not help me solve my problem. This post suggests defining another environment so that nothing breaks, but since I am using a style file, it is not ...
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Aligning columns in beamer with a list

I often run into a problem with beamer. I have a picture on the left and an itemize environment on the right. However the itemized text appears at the very bottom and is often cut off. I then need to ...
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Beamer: don't enumerate the first section in the TOC

I have several sections in a Beamer document, starting the section number 1 on the second section. For that I use \tableofcontents[firstsection=2] but the first section has the number zero. So, I ...
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Beamer figure grows larger when pointing on it

I am working on a beamer presentation where I would like to place a couple of graphs on one slide. The resolution is however not sufficient and I was wondering if it would be possible to enlarge the ...
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Beamer: Full width image, aligned to top with a frame title

I would like to include a full width image, aligned to the top of a frame with a frame title. The problem is, I cannot get rid of a line of white space between the orange frame title header and the ...
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Strange error when combining Beamer, Animate, Tikz and Listings

I'm working on some slides where I show how code is actually executed in Java. Therefore I'm working with the animate package to generate animations. Without going into details, I've written a macro ...
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Creating pagerefs referring to article version in beamer presentation

Is there any existing way to include references to page numbers in the supporting material in a beamer presentation? Assume that I have two files, one for generating the handout in article class, ...
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Beamer margins in bibliographies

In beamer I am using this code: \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks] \frametitle{REFERENCES} \printbibliography \end{frame} to produce a bibliography that will span multiple slide pages ...
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Problem in installing package [closed]

Each time I tried to install package and choose the source: internet, I receive the following message: Cannot download the list of available package repositories: Not found. Please, can I get any ...
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change position of figure in beamer

I need to put a figure in a specific position in a beamer presentation ... Does it have a solution using X and Y coordinate or another thing? What do I need to change in the following code? ...
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Button on all slides after Table of Contents in beamer

I'd like to add a "return" button on all the slides after the table of contents, returning to the ToC itself, but not exactly on the footer (as shown in How to edit Beamer theme CambridgeUS). I've ...