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How can I plot a graph in beamer step by step

I want to plot this graph in beamer and I don't know how! I want plot step by step this graph.. Step 1: Step 2: Step 3: Step 4: I write this follow \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz}...
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How can I get section titles show first letter capitalized?

\documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} %% General document %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.fractals} \usepackage[...
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How to use \beamer@frametitle value as an argument to \settowidth

I was customizing a beamer theme that have to be used by many people at my workplace. I want to show an error whenever frame-title takes more than two lines. Please don't ask why title is so long. So ...
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Possibility to exclude coloring certain links using hyperref

I'm preparing a beamer presentation and there are certain links I do not want getting highlighted. I've tried setting colorlinks = false inside the hypersetup, but naturally that disables coloring ...
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`'not found .`\end{frame}`

\documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false},xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{lmodern} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} \...
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Undefined control sequence \end{frame} in beamer document [duplicate]

\documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false},xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{lmodern} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} \...
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Text side-by-side latex beamer

\begin{frame}{Workload Categorization} Benchmark suites:\hspace{4cm}64bit architectures: \begin{itemize} \item 22 SPECcpu2006\hspace{3.5cm} Intel SandyBridge \item 11 SPLASH2x\hspace{4.1cm} ...
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Center tabular env around middle column?

I have a tabular environment with three columns aligned as {rcl} such that text in the middle column is centered internally within the column. I want the whole table to be positioned in the page such ...
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Replacing table cell during overlay and retaining position [duplicate]

I have the following slide and I would like the left side of the arrow to be displayed as a question mark during the first overlay slide and only after a click to the second slide to have the question ...
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Text at right side of slide

I am trying to include some text at the right side of a beamer slide/frame, like so \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{default} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \hfill \begin{description} \item[item1]...
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Beamer title page to show subtitle on click

How can I make a title page in beamer start with just a main title line then on each successive click add a subtitle line and a second subtitle line? And it is important that the already-visible ...
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The use of \mathscr in beamer

I have used \mathscr{A} in Latex with the package mathrsfs, but it doesn't work in beamer, so the "A" is simple. How can I do to solve this problem? Thanks !
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zoom in on a portion of a table in beamer [duplicate]

I have a very large table on a beamer slide that I want to show the audience first (so they get a sense of the whole thing) but then I want to zoom in on particular portions of that table. How can ...
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Best way to scale a tikzpicture with matrices

I had the following figure in a document that I am looking to put in some beamer slides. The figure in question is to wide to fit in the slides, so I am looking to scale everything, by say, a factor ...
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Why is the frame title height reduced, when using shadow outer theme?

I want to have a horizontal shading in my frame title, so I can put a logo on the right side of the title. To have this in my frames, It seems that I have to use shadow outer theme. the problem is ...
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Beamer: “Missing $ inserted” error when adding \note{}? [closed]

I would like to add some speaker notes to the slides, but I got "Missing $ inserted" when I inserted the following line between two frames: \note{abcd} I am wondering if anyone have idea what the ...
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How to position tables inside column environment?

In my beamer slide, I have a tikzpicture at top. The remaining slide is divided into two columns, each with a table. MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{default} \usecolortheme{default} \...
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Make beamer footnotes hyperlinked [closed]

Today I was doing a presentation with beamer and I noticed that, differently from other classes, footnotes in beamer are not hyperlinked. Is there any particular reason for that? (I know it is not ...
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Caption options don't work in rmarkdown beamer template

I want to resize the figure captions in an rmarkdown beamer template, so I added \usepackage[font={small,it}]{caption} to my header.tex. But it doesn't work - the options are ignored. I didn't find ...
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Vertically middle placement in Beamer

\documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Members} \begin{columns}[T] \hfill \begin{column}{.32\textwidth} \hspace{2mm} \includegraphics[height=0.2\textheight]{john....
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Adding the list of publications in beamer

I am preparing slides for my progress seminar. At the end, i want to include all of my publications into the slides. I can do it by using the itemize/enumerate environment. I am asking does there ...
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Align text with center of picture in Beamer

\documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Members} \begin{columns}[T] \hfill \begin{column}{.32\textwidth} \hspace{2mm} \includegraphics[height=0.2\textheight]{john....
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Convert latex of paper to slide [closed]

I have written a paper in latex and I want to convert it directly to slide(like beamer ), for presentation. Is there any code to do it?
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New presentation

I am thinking, can anyone tell me which beamer template (actually if it is made with latex) is the figure below Thank you guys in advance!
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How to insert citation in footnote in beamer? [duplicate]

I am using beamer latex (Tex maker and TexStudio in Linux) and I need to give reference in the footnote. My reference is about 2 lines. but when I write the following code it writes it in more lines!!!...
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\end tag ignored in frame [duplicate]

I have the following slide in a document of class beamer. \begin{frame}{Modular Design} \begin{lstlisting} <code> \end{lstlisting} \end{frame} This however returns these ...
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Beamer frame title manually change vertical and horizontal position

I am trying to change the vertical and horizontal positions of my frame titles and subtitles. So far I am using \setbeamertemplate{frametitle}[default][center] but I would like more control. Is it ...
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Beamer metropolis theme issue

So I am trying to get metropolis beamer theme work. For some reason, it worked on my El Capitain mac with no problem using LuaLaTeX. But the exact same file does not work on my Yosemite mac. Here ...
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How to create invisible item in Beamer Overlays case by case?

Please allow me to explain my situation. I am using Beamer overlay for a quiz. (And I love the pdf output). So, I give the students multiple choices on first slide. And next slide they get the answer. ...
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how to write footnote citation in beamer in one line?

I am using beamer latex and I need to give reference in the footnote. My reference is about 2 lines. but when I write the following code it writes it in more lines!!! \documentclass[landscape]{beamer}...
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Change stuff after \pause

I want to achieve similar effect to this: Updating picture after \pause but I want to change the previously displayed block. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \begin{document} \begin{frame}...
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Sans serif upright lower-case Greek letters for beamer class

I use the beamer class with the cmbright package which provides sans serif Greek and Latin letters for the math mode and also sans serif-ish versions of math symbols such as \partial. Unfortunately, ...
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Break slides in powerdot

Is there a way to replicate the \framebreak functionality of beamer in powerdot? I really like powerdot templates while I also wish to have to convenience of \framebreak.
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graphics with \setbeamercovered{transparent}

With \setbeamercovered{transparent} covered parts of a slide are displayed transparently. If there is a (small) picture among the text, it is shown as it is. Beamer has only this picture, so it shows ...
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Use verbatim with \only in beamer [duplicate]

I want to have a frame to showing text and then data ( in verbatim ). And I cant compile it. I made this minimum working example : \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile] \...
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Exclude overlay graphics from beamer handout

I have some slides with overlays that contain an evolving picture: \documentclass[handout]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \includegraphics<1>{stage1.png} \includegraphics<2&...
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beamer: convenient ways to make backup slides

When there are some backup slides in beamer, is there a convenient way to make quick links to the back up slides and come back quickly, instead of adding links two both slides?
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Beamer change section/subsection pages font

@samcarter In my post Beamer change Section/Subsection pages I got a very good answer by samcarter How can I modify the code \setbeamercolor{section title}{bg=blue!75!black} \setbeamercolor{subsection ...
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How to Customize Folding Environments in ViM Using vim-latex for Beamer

I'm trying to configure my ViM editor to improve the folding when editing Beamer files. I have vim-latex installed (using Vundle). Now I'd like to customize my vim-latex; specifically, I'm trying to ...
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change default options for movie in pdfpc

As some of you know pdfpc lets you to embed movies in beamer latex. Thing is that the default options for movie are "autostart" and "loop". % Package: textpos is required for textblock* \usepackage[...
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Beamer, include frame title in sidebar

In Beamer, is it possible to include a specific frame title as an entry in the side bar. I managed to do so by specifying a subsection before it. Is there another way to do so. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Change font of the active section/subsection in the navigation

I would like to change the font of the (sub)sections in the navigation of a beamer document. But only for the current (sub)section. The headline of the frames currently looks like this: I would like ...
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beamer hyperref url with %20 runaway argument

I want to use a URL in beamer notes. If the URL includes a %20 it seems to cause xelatex trouble. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \note{\href{http://...
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beamer overprint with itemize

So, the following question was sent to the beamer mailing list, and after spending over an hour trying to answer what I thought would be a trivial question, I figured I might as well put the answer ...
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\title after \begin{document}: When to do it?

My answer to Problem using \alert{} in Beamer title with metropolis theme solves an incompatibility problem between TiKZ and \title with \protect-ed contents in beamer documents. Following code ...
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Highlight subsections below current section, while shade other (sub)sections

I want my slides to show like this, that the current section and its subsections highlighted, while other section and subsections shown but shaded: http://web.mit.edu/rsi/www/pdfs/beamer-tutorial.pdf ...
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Edit footnote citation in beamer [duplicate]

Based on Footnote Citation in Beamer I was able to produce a citation that is Authors, Journal Year. By I was hoping to fix two things in the example below to match the \footcite case: 1) I would ...
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Highlight #pragma in code listing using minted

I'm going to give a talk on OpenMP soon and I'm currently preparing my beamer slides. Since a lot of the OpenMP magic happens inside of #pragma instructions, I'd like to highlight those in some bright ...
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How did the “fragile” option in Beamer get its name? [closed]

fragile is an indispensable option in beamer presentations. However I never understood nor was able to find much information about how it got its name, which seems quite peculiar.
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Beamer change Section/Subsection pages

in Beamer Is it possible to make the following changes in Section/Subsection pages as illustrated in the attached jpgs 1- avoid displaying the word Section/Subsection 2- involve the section title in ...