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How do I generate a title in beamerposter?

I am trying to generate a title for my poster using beamerposter and it seems to be unnecessarily difficult. In the following example code, the usage of maketitle causes a full-page title, while I am ...
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Pause between frame title and TOC

I'm using beamer for a presentation. What I would like is a pause after the frame title and before the TOC. \pause as in \begin{frame} \frametitle{my frame title} \pause \tableofcontents[] ...
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How do I make page numbers skip note slides

I am putting together a beamer presentation. I have notes for each page so that when I send the slides to my co-authors they have an idea of what I am going to say on each slide, what I am going to ...
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Beamer: positioning background image in beamer

I have been trying for a while to fix the image to the center for the frame, but it is attached to the top. I use the following code: \documentclass[bigger]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Beamer handout mode: explicitly printing “half-way” frames

I have some fairly complex slides where I'd like to have an intermediate slide on the handout. (In order that I can have separate \note pages for two parts of the slide. Here's an MWE showing what the ...
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What are all the possible first arguments to `\setbeamerfont`?

I have searched in the user guide for the string \setbeamerfont, but the only thing I could find was a description that said \setbeamerfont{some beamer element}. Where can I find a listing of all ...
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very bad underfull hbox

I would like to include a progress bar in my presentation and, when in draft mode, a page number below the progress bar. I have the code to do this, and it looks great, but I get one instance of this ...
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Combining beamer, tikz, externalize and standalone

I've read a bunch of questions and answers on these topics as well as the documentation of the external library for tikz. I suspect I fundamentally misunderstand what I'm doing. I have a mindmap ...
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Adding a ruled area for notes in beamer handouts?

I want to make a handout that has a ruled area for students to jot down notes. Here's how I envision this looking: there is a 2x2 array on each page with the left column being slides 1 and 2, while ...
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how to write théorème instead of theorem in beamer presentation [duplicate]

I am doing a math presentation in beamer. How can i have "théorème" written instead of "theorem" and "définition" instead of "definition" ? This is what i have as of now : ...
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Beamer - enumerate

I would like to make enumerate not overlay-aware. \begin{enumerate} \begin{frame} \item one \end{frame} \begin{frame} \item two \pause \item three \end{frame} \begin{frame} \item four ...
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References inside animateinline

I am trying to hide references in an animateinline environment to show them on click. MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{animate} ...
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Beamer repeated citation new number

I am discussing a topic on multiple frames, and I want to cite the original article on each slide using footfullcite. However beamer increases the citation number on each frame. Is there a way to tell ...
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Beamer column citations

I have two columns and I am citing in each one: \documentclass[mathserif]{beamer} \usepackage[style=verbose,backend=biber]{biblatex} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Beamer second footcite changes style

My problem is that when second item gets visible, the citation style slightly changes (disappears journal, colored fonts), therefore the position of first item changes: ...
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Change figure as I keep adding text in Beamer

In Beamer, I would like to post a figure, then add some text using \itemize, and change the figure inbetween items without moving the already posted text. Here is roughly what I want: All on the ...
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Make frametitle and block the same width in Beamer

Consider this MWE: \documentclass[t]{beamer} \setbeamercolor{frametitle}{fg=white, bg=blue} \setbeamercolor{block body}{fg=white, bg=red} \setbeamercolor{block title}{fg=white, bg=green} ...
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How to customize bibliography style in beamer while using biblatex?

I want to customize the appearance of \footfullcite in my beamer presentation. I would like it to look something like this, M. A. Zeb et. el., Phys. Rev. Lett., 108, 2012. I don't want to have the ...
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How do you automate the creation of titles from section titles in beamer?

I want to automate the creation of titles in beamer such that an environment Frame sets the title to this pattern <current-section> (<frame-number>) where <current-section> is the ...
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Customized 'gradient' background in Beamer

I found the following slide made using LaTeX, and I'd like to replicate it: Specifically, how can I replicate the background? It looks like a transition from a silvery color, to white and gradually ...
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ignorenonframetext option breaks frame background color option?

I'm trying to change the background color of a frame in Beamer and have been following the example in this question. The example version works fine, but if you introduce the ignorenonframetext ...
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setbeamersize influence the block environment

I use the code \setbeamersize{text margin left=1pt,text margin right=1pt} in order to make my picture bigger shown. But when I use the block environment. It make the block run off the edges. ...
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Commands for beamer environment

Could you help in adjusting this list of commands? It gives me several errors, but I don't understand why. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Highlight current section in beamer

I'd like to highlight the current section in my table of contents on all slides which are part of the section. At the moment the section is only highlighted on the slides without subsections. ...
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Bad rendering of parentheses of binomial coefficient in Beamer

I am working with documentclass Beamer version 3.10 and I have a problem with the rendering of the parentheses of the binomial coefficient. Here the code: \documentclass[aspectratio=169, 8pt]{beamer} ...
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How to correctly clip with viewports with includegraphics and beamer columns?

I will happily accept any alternative to beamer's columns and \includegraphics that produces the intended result in a beamer slide. I'm trying to take the attached eps file and reorganize it so that ...
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PSTricks Animation and dvips

I want to create animation in Beamer using the animate package. I easily created a basic example following the "all-in-one approach" from this older post but I can not use pdflatex to compile, which ...
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Node frame in background and node label in foreground

I would like to highlight a text with a node where the node frame would appear in background and where the node label would appear in foreground (the text itself being in the middle of both). For ...
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Problem adding caption with siunitx

I am using latex/beamer(texlive) to compile a document and I am getting an error. Apparently it has something to do with siunitx package. Here is a minimum working example. ...
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how to include tikz figure in beamer

While copy-pasting the following code from my article to one of the frames in my beamer presentation (along with all the packages), I get 11 errors that are mostly "undefined control sequence" and ...
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Center block on frame with Beamer

I wanted to change the block width in my presentations so, after a quick search on the website, I found the varblock solution : Changing default width of blocks in beamer It consists in adding : ...
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Lifted or curved drop shadow

Does anyone know if it is possible to create a "lifted corner" or curved drop shadow effect for a text box? Something similar to this drop shadow effect
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Set Sidebar Color in Beamer Class (using xelatex)

I'd like to change the color of beamer sidebar, however I don't know which parameter \setbeamercolor{}{} wants for the sidebar color. I'm using \usepackage{xcolor} and specify my own colors like that: ...
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How can I decrease the indent of itemize inside a column in Beamer

I am using a package Beamer to create my presentation file. But I need to have some itemize information along with a table, in two different column. But the final shape is not good. I want to reduce ...
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How to install a new beamer theme on linux (texlive and texmaker)

I have a LaTeX Beamer template from this webpage (automatically download from university homepage): http://kom.aau.dk/~jkn/latex/files/AAUsimple_v1.2.1.zip But I don't know how to use it. I could ...
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My table works in latex in general but not in beamer

I am using excel2latex to create my tables, but when I am using beamer to create presentation file, it has error. My code is : \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{mathrsfs} ...
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How to use a LaTeX beamer (template)

This is a really stupid question (I know) but I can't figure out how to get this LaTeX beamer template: http://blog.barisione.org/2007-09/torino-a-pretty-theme-for-latex-beamer/ I get a tar-file and ...
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How to make keyboard shortcuts for Beamer that cycle through frames

I'm making a presentation in Beamer, and I'm using the \uncover command to reveal certain parts of my frames in a certain order. I plan to show the resulting PDF with Adobe Acrobat during my ...
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First line in beamer block ignores abovedisplayskip?

If I use an an align environment within the a beamer block, the \abovedisplayskip is ignored. How can I force that setting? My MWE is \documentclass[t]{beamer} \usecolortheme{rose} ...
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“Big Question” slide in beamer (Malmoe)

I'm using Malmoe, but this should be a general question. Typically, when I set a title for a slide, it gets special formatting. In Malmoe, that would be big, blue and fat. Say I want to have a slide ...
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Animating Beamer slides with pstricks code in them

I have made a beamer presentation and have a series of the slides with pstricks images on them. Each of these images either builds upon the previous, or moves an element of the previous. Is there a ...
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Animation in beamer?

I was wondering if it is possible to make an animation in beamer. I normally work on graph theory. By a graph I mean a set of vertices and some edges joining them. I wish to make an animation ...
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Displaying an outline in the header of a Beamer presentation

I have a number of related frames in a Beamer presentation and I would like to emphasize this relationship by walking through a sort of outline of that part of the presentation. This is what I have so ...
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Metro style Beamer theme with in-built “Segoe UI” font

Has anyone come across a Beamer theme having Microsoft Metro presentation style, in-built with "Segoe UI" font?
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Two videos side by side in one slide beamer?

How can I add two videos in one slide side by side. Both videos should be in a horizontal line. The following code put a video above the other video. \begin{frame}[t] \frametitle{ Results} ...
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Customization of the total page number

How to customize the total page number for all of the frames from the beginning, please?
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Xetex does not use any of my installed fonts in Beamer document

I recently upgraded to Xubuntu 14.04 which has texlive 2013 in the repositories. Before, I used Ubuntu 12.04 with texlive 2012. Everything works except that when I compile my XeTeX documents they ...
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How to customize the number of one frame on beamer

How to set a number of one frame on beamer, please? I've tried this : \setcounter{page}{19} But it wouldn't work. Any brilliant idea, please? Thanks a lot!
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How to unset page numbering on beamer

I'm adding an annex after my last frame. How do I unable the page numbering, please? Is it possible to show, instead of 30/30 this --/-- ?
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Extra space below customized theorems in beamer

I'm trying to customize beamer theorems, putting theorem name and theorem body in the same box. But my customization causes extra space below theorems. A MWE is as follows: \documentclass{beamer} ...