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Overlay Subsections in TOC with Beamer

In the beginning of my presentation, I would like to show the following. On the first slide, I would like to show a table of contents with sections only. That is, the subsections should be invisible, ...
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Beamer \onslide producing empty slides

I am having trouble getting the \onslide command to work. I get nothing but blank slides: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{PaloAlto} \setbeamercovered{transparent} } ...
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Drawing box in matrix in beamer [duplicate]

\documentclass[handout]{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Matrix} This is an example of a matrix, and the box shows a submatrix. \[ \left( \begin{array}{ccc} a & b & ...
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Beamer - unable to move image + caption downwards

%!TEX program = xelatex \documentclass[10pt, aspectratio=1610]{beamer} \usetheme[titleformat=allcaps, progressbar=frametitle]{metropolis} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage[scale=2]{ccicons} ...
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Typesetting of descriptions: beamer-style VS latex-style?

I wonder of there is a consensus among people knowledgeable in typesetting rules as to the circumstances in which Beamer-style descriptions, or default LaTeX-style descriptions, should be favored. I ...
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Are there new beamer templates other than the defaults?

I have to make a presentation in LaTeX, the beamer themes have now become mundane. So, I have two questions: I tried to use the Stockholm template. I downloaded the zip from here. I was unable to ...
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subsection numbering in headline with smoothbar theme

With the smoothbar outer theme (used by Darmstadt), I like the subsection headline, but I want to print the section and subsection number before. I've tried to modify the headline template by adding ...
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Importing Parameters From a Separate File

Looked a long time for a solution to my problem, but said problem did not seem to lend itself well to "google-eez"! Here's my problem: I have a Beamer presentation that I give to many different ...
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Beamer: Change only several bullets in the list

I would like to change the bullets in the second itemize to arrows. \begin{alertblock}{The Aim of this Research} \begin{itemize} \item Item 1 \item Item 2 ...
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how to draw a stair matrix using tikZ in Beamer?

I am very new to Beamer and LaTeX. I want to draw a stairs matrix as attached. It should be pretty simple but I just don't know how to draw it. Please only use tikZ (and matrix) and don't use other ...
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Change item symbol within itemize in beamer

I'm using beamer to create a presentation and I'd like to mix item shapes. Namely, I'd like to use something like \begin{itemize} \item[\circle] Something \item[\triangle] A conclusion \end{itemize} ...
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Problem with background picture in Feather theme

I am using Feather theme for my presentation. I have downloaded it from Overleaf. The original source works properly without any error but it does not show the background picture in the title and last ...
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Presentation using LyX

I want to create a presentation in LyX which can also be printed out as a 'manual'. I have seen reference to including the presentation file in a beamer article file. However, this seems to leave the ...
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AlegreyaSans with mathspec in Beamer

Somehow I cannot get the AlegreyaSans font to work in Beamer with mathspec. The standard fontenc call for AlegreyaSans works for PDFLaTeX, but I need to use auto-pst-pdf for a table, thus the use of ...
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How to solve error in latex beamer compilation

When I was making my presentation using LaTeX and Beamer, suddenly I found an error in compiling: Text line contains an invalid character. Line number is given and it shows the error is in the ...
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Center content of frame in beamer class

Doesn't it bother anybody that the beamer class doesn't perfectly center the contents of frames vertically? There is a bit more space below than above. Could anybody provide a solution on how to ...
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Basic Beamer Footer

I need to add a footer in my beamer consisting of: 1. My name (left side) 2. Title (middle) 3. Slide number (right side) Very basic, no sort of theme.
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Start Matlab code directly from Latex

I'm using the documentclass beamer to make a presentation. Is there a way to start Matlab code directly from Latex? A button that I can press so that the Matlab code starts to run automatically? ...
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Placing item right in top left corner on latex beamer title page

I am trying to create a customized title page with latex beamer. However there seem to be some margins I cannot get rid of. \documentclass[t,aspectratio=169]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Different baseline skip for first item after change in font size

I am having trouble getting the same baselike skip for each item in the following code. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{XYZ} \begin{itemize} ...
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Beamer Navigation bar too long

My navigation bar in Beamer is too long with the way it is presently formatted. I have considered going to multiple lines for the circle navigation, but this results in the vertical space of the ...
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Text symbols appearing as cross in beamer

I am using Museo Fonts (the case is same with Adobe Garamond Pro) to create beamer presentation but some greek symbols such as ϵ, δ and several others appear as cross-in-a-box. I have also tried ...
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Scope or override \pause?

I have some lecture slides with multi-part problems. I would like for the students to be able to see the entire problem laid out, and then fill in the answers step-by-step. This is doable as long as ...
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Three and four images with captions in a Beamer frame

I have often used two columns and two images side by side in Beamer frame. But I could not get three one large and second column contains two small images or four images with captions in a single ...
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Indentation issues with highlighting cell using tikzmarkin

I am trying to eliminate offset/indentation issues when using tikzmarkin to highlight regions of a table. \documentclass{beamer} \RequirePackage{booktabs,colortbl,caption,tabularx,chngcntr, tikz, ...
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The movie and the pages after the movie are missing in beamer latex

I try to use beamer and wanted to add a movie. I used \usepackage{movie15} to add the .avi movie but the slide of the movie and the next slides are not appearing! \begin{frame} \begin{figure}[t] ...
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auctex preview with beamer--preview errors after first frame

When using AUCTex preview with the beamer packages, I get errors for any equations after the first frame. For example, the following previews fine: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Scaling an image down make it fuzzy

I embedded this logo at the top-left corner in my beamer presentation. I scaled the image down by a factor 0.08. The problem is that the image appears rather fuzzy. I thought this occurred only when ...
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Spacing between list items beamer

What could be the reason that the second item doesn't have the same line spacing as the first one? If the nested enumeration is removed; we get the expected results. Otherwise, line spacing is ...
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How do I extend if logic from skipping particular slides to specific portions of a Beamer frame?

I have the following working structure for excluding particular lecture slides from the article form of a lecture: \documentclass[11pt,handout]{beamer} \newif\iflecture \lecturetrue % Next three ...
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Using if then logic with Beamer for integrated lecture notes [duplicate]

I am very comfortable with Beamer and Latex but have never used if then constructions. I typically build a lecture in complete slides, edit with pauses for a lecture version and finally distribute a ...
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Beamer Headers/Footers with Alegreya Sans [closed]

In the following MWE, the spaces for section title and date on the top/bottom of the slide are too small for the Alegreya Sans font. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{AnnArbor} ...
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Beamer: how to change the font size in math mode?

The first image is what I have at the moment, the second image is what I would like to get. As you can see, in the second image the formula font size is a little bit bigger than in the first image. I ...
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Beamer: how to justify the whole text?

How can I justify the text in the whole document in beamer without using \usepackage{ragged2e} and \justifying at the beginning of each frame? \documentclass[8pt,handout,t]{beamer} ...
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Biblatex + Beamer: missing citation abbreviation in the bibliography

I recently switched from using natbib to biblatex and observed some strange behavior trying to print the bibliography in a presentation using latex beamer. After experimenting quite a while I think I ...
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Beamer, columns environment and text next to image

I am not able to get the text next to the image. As you can see, it is shifted downward. p.s. columns width can be changed. \documentclass[14pt,handout,t]{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Beamer. Block. How to reset \setbeamercolor{block title} and \setbeamercolor{block body}?

After using a block with customized colors \setbeamercolor{block title}{use=structure,fg=white,bg=red!75} \setbeamercolor{block body}{use=structure,fg=black,bg=red!30} How can you reset to the ...
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edge invisibility in tikz

I would like to know how can we make edge invisble in tikz ( similar to visible). Here is my code. I am able to add edges (1,4) and (4,5) using visible command, at the same time I want to remove the ...
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Beamer: Frame Number in Header in Frankfurt Theme

I use the theme frankfurt in my beamer presentations. At the same time, I use \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number]in order to get frame numbers. In Frankfurtthe header is divided in two parts: ...
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Beamer: space between frame title and text

I would like the space between the frame title and the text to be the same in all pages. I tried \addtobeamertemplate{frametitle}{\vspace*{2cm}}{\vspace*{-2cm}} but as you can see in the image below, ...
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Define when to break a Frame with a Bibliography

I am creating a presentation with the LyX beamer template. My list of references runs more than one frame, so LyX automatically enables allowframebreaks for me. However, it chooses to insert a ...
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Beamer - place text of footnote in footline

I must place footnotes and footcites at the bottom of the frames, like shown in the picture: The line above the footnotes must always be there, and it must have a minimum distance to the bottom of ...
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Beamer. How to put bullet lists inside a {?

I would like to obtain this The mwe is: (inside a beamer code) \section{Marco Teórico} \frame { \frametitle{Marco Teórico} $$ \begin{array}{l} \left\{ \begin{array}{l} ...
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Beamer custom template: Simple head- and footline and a title page

I'm preparing a talk and i don't like the available beamer themes. They all seem to bloated to me, the ones that are minimalistic are too "loose" in my opinion. I like to have a frame around the ...
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What is the simplest way to extract a URL from a .bib entry for use in \href{}{} (probably using Biblatex)?

I am trying to define a new macro with the following syntax: \citeimg*{<bibkey>} The unstarred form should simply produce \citeauthor{<bibkey>}, \citetitle{<bibkey>}, ...
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setting beamer background with rounded corner rectangle

I am trying to set my background for my beamer theme. I want a white rectangle with a rounded north east corner. I used a provided code. My outer theme looks like this: \mode<presentation> ...
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Multiple subsection columns in Beamer (warsaw)

I've got quite a few subsections in one section and they stretch the right half of the header. Hoping to split them up into 2+ columns. Minimal example: Some research indicates that this will ...
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Split biblio over multiple slides (beamer) with allowframebreaks

I have too many references for a single slide (I am using beamer on Sharelatex) and while looking for a solution I bumped into this: How can I split a beamer bibliography across two slides? I tried ...
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How to get overlay options in mindmaps? [duplicate]

I am using the following codes to construct my mind map. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{mindmap,trees} \usepackage{verbatim} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Customize fonts inside an equation environment

I am using the Gill Sans font, but I remark that I,l, and 1 are confused. So I want to use another fonts just for these letters in the equation environment, I used \fontspec to do this but it does not ...