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Embed video in PDF with beamer under Ubuntu [closed]

I'm stuck in embedding a video into a PDF presentation with beamer. The problem is not the actual tex code, but the fact that I'm using Linux Ubuntu 10.04. The video is not reproduced, with evince it ...
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Warsaw theme - Frame title bar covers top infolines

I'm making a presentation using Warsaw theme, but with infolines at the top of every frame. The problem is that \frametitle command makes the title bar to cover part of the top infolines bar, as you ...
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Beamerposter… Columns not all aligned at top

I'm making a poster using the beamerposter package, and for some reason am having a devil of a time getting the top of the columns to all line up together. Here's a picture of what I'm talking about. ...
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Can I Specify Title Page Customization in a Template Instead of My Document?

I'm trying to create a LaTeX beamer theme to match the official PowerPoint template of Rutgers University. I've been able to create the title page, and this MWE \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Reduce spacing in table of contents (beamer)

How can I reduce the spacing between the items of my table of contents in my beamer presentation? Here is my currient LaTeX code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Left-aligning all text in itemized list (beamer)

I'm trying to make an itemized list in beamer (using the beamerposter package). By default, the text of first-level bullet points is left-aligned at the same point as non-list text, and the bullet ...
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Latex Beamer Block: Increase border width [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I have framed blocks in beamer? Is it possible to increase the border width of a block? I have identified the following section of code as being responsible for the ...
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Hyperlink button in the same slide that consists of “\includepdf”

I am making slide using beamer. I'd like to use hyperlink button at the end of the table from another PDF file named table4. I am trying the following, but "main" button shows up different slide. Is ...
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Is it possible to define transduration for frames created with allowframebreaks?

is there any way to define transduration for the whole bibliography? The following doesn't work, just the first of the created frames has the expected behavior. ...
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Beamer, fix-cm math mode, - no asterisk?

I'm using beamer to make a presentation. In order to fit a large table onto a slide, I'm using fix-cm and \fontsize to customize the font size and spacing. The table is produced by estout, which ...
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Dimension too large on a PNG figure under xelatex and beamer

I have PNG image I want to introduce into my presentation. The figure is black and white and the edges are small. When I compile the file in pdflatex everything is fine but when I Compile it with ...
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Frame Numbers in Beamer's Article Mode

I'm using the beamer package to create a presentation. Additionally I'd like to have a handout containing more information (as presentation slides should not contain much text). For this I use the ...
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How can I use math inside a label in Description in a beamer doc?

I'm describing regular expressions, and I would like to have items like this: \documentclass[10pt,hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{default} ...
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Why sidebar TOC lists a section with \paused items many times?

I'm trying to create my own theme, but as a newbie I have encountered few problems which I wasn't able to solve... I'm using \useoutertheme{sidebar} option and it automaticly creates TOC with ...
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Change the style and add pictures [closed]

I need to make a presentation and am using beamer. I need to change this style. I want to replace this way: Standard style (wide or German, I need only one style) looks this way: And what I need ...
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Take the space on the right of beamer slides

How can I remove the vertical (invisible) bar on the right of beamer slides where the logo goes? I am not using a logo and I want to maximize the use of space in my slides. I am using the Rochester ...
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hyperlink button in an exact position

I want to include a hyperlink button on a slide that is completely covered by a figure. If I do the following: \begin{frame}[plain] \begin{center} \includegraphics[width=3in]{map} \end{center} ...
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How to arrange image and text side by side? [closed]

I am working on image and text(description). I need to arrange image and text side by side but in beamer class. It is normal article with a4 size paper. How can i implement it?
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Problem with TikZ, beamer and verbatim

I'm trying to put verbatim text inside a node (in a beamer frame): \begin{frame}[fragile]{P} \tikzstyle{cell} = [rectangle, draw, thin , fill=black!10 , minimum size=5mm] \begin{tikzpicture}[node ...
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setbeameruncovered problem/bug?

I am trying to create a presentation in Beamer using two columns, one column a tikzpicture the other a list. I wish to uncover nodes in the tikzpicture at the same time as a relevant text explanation ...
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\ref* with Beamer

When I use \ref*{xx} in beamer, it gives me an error: "pdfTeX warning (dest): name{*} has been referenced but does not exist." Does beamer fool with it, or what am I missing? If I run a regular MWE ...
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Allow theorem split in many frames in beamer

How can a theorem-like environment be (automatically) split into multiple frames if the vertical space it needs is not enough in a frame? In my document preamble I have \theoremstyle{definition} ...
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Beamer, Singapore Theme Follow up – line above footline and hide footline for single frame

I have two follow up questions to an earlier post: Singapore Beamer Theme - add bottom bar with author info. How do I add a horizontal line just above the footline contents? If I add a footline ...
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how can I shade an area in a beamer frame?

I have a beamer frame, and I want to shade a whole area with some color - i.e. that the whole area (rectangular) will be using a single grey color switched from any color (except for white) appearing ...
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beamer hyperlinks not correct

I've got the following problem. When clicking on a section in a presentation using hyperref, I'm not brought to the page itself, but a little bit below. What could be causing this? MWE as follows. ...
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Justify text inside itemize environment with beamer class

I would like to justify text inside an itemize environment with the beamer class. Text appears to be justified by default with the article class, but not with the beamer class. The following code ...
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Singapore Beamer Theme - add bottom bar with author info

I made presentation slides using the Singapore Beamer theme. I think this theme looks very professional, but it doesn't include a bottom toolbar that includes my name and institution. How do I add a ...
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hyperref takes me to page 1 in beamer instead of referenced frame

The following document compiles fine and the link is shown as I would like it to be shown. But when I click on "here" in the resulting pdf I am taken to page 1 instead of the page where the reference ...
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How to add a figure to the headline of the Frankfurt theme [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Positioning logo in the front page as well as slides I'm using the Frankfurt theme and I need to add a figure to the headlines of the presentation. Does someone know how ...
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How do I replace Warsaw black to someting else, like color theme beaver does?

The Warsaw theme uses black for the left half of top and bottom bars, and blue for the right half. Theme color beaver replaces these two colors with two shades of gray. How can I do the same within my ...
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How to make a multicolored table of contents?

I'm trying to change the colors of the table of contents in a Beamer presentation, like Changing color and bullets in Beamer's table of contents except that I would like to make the "bullet" for ...
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How to put footnote in the lower navigation bar? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: beamer: footnote text collides with navigation symbols I know beamer discourages the usage of footnotes. But I think for academic presentations, we always need to mark ...
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How to define the vertical location of navigation text?

I am using beamer2thesis, i.e., the beamerthemeTorinoTh style to compile my presentation slides. It is nice but I realized that I need to do some modifications. The upper header stripes seems quite ...
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Don't skip framenumbers in beamer in handout mode

Consider the following beamer example below. Is it possible to adjust this, that Frame 4 has framenumber 3 on the handout (and not 4 in my example). In other words the numbering in the handout should ...
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Navigation (Bullets) very small in custom beamer outer theme

trying to customize our university theme, I got stuck with the size of the navigation bullets (mini frame style), which are displayed as if scaled to 50% and the same with it's text. Even though I can ...
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Add text around footnote mark in beamer

I've been trying to change the behavior of the footnotes in beamer. I can change the "footnote" template fine, but I'm having trouble changing the marker in both places. Ideally, I'd like to have ...
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Beamer: strange behaviour of textpos on title page

I'm working on a customized template for LaTeX beamer. It's finished, except for some strange behaviour of textpost on the title page. Sample code: \documentclass[t]{beamer} ...
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Beamer: Background Color for Footline

I define a custom footline template like that: \setbeamertemplate{footline}{ \hspace*{.5cm} \includegraphics[scale=0.07]{images/image1.png} \hspace{0.3cm} \scriptsize{Seite ...
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Beamer: Right Frame Border

How can I draw an e.g. 10px broad orange border on the right hand side of each frame? And how can I draw it only on the titlepage? It shoud look like that:
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Beamer: problem of repetition of the logo on each page

I have a problem inserting an picture at the beginning. Once I compiled, I have the picture on each page but I want to have the picture just on the first page. Here is my code: ...
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How to change the vertical position of the text in a frametitle

I'm wondering how to change the vertical position of the text in a frametitle? Take for instance this frametitle: I'd like to place the text, in this case "Introduction", a bit higher such that it ...
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Is there a beamer auto-indent program? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tool for cleaning LaTeX code Beamer presentation files are very structures, they have sections, in which you find subsections, which include frames that have titles and ...
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beamer with \index creates empty lines in the index [closed]

I try to build an index in two columns at the end of my slides. To do so, I use the definitions from Create index entries in beamer with 2 columns (latex-community.org): \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Best way to give sources of images used in a beamer presentation

What's the best style to cite the sources of images in beamer presentation. How to do it? Since this question may not have a "best answer" I suggest to make it community wiki.
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Why package enumitem conflicts with Tufte-book and/or beamer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Trouble combining enumitem and beamer I am trying to produce a package, combining tufte-book and beamer, in order to produce lecture slides and handout (with ...
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Flash animation and beamer

I want to have a flash file (.swf) in my beamer document on a Linux machine, using pdfLaTeX and Evince. Is there a way to make a link to that file which runs an external player or even better, is it ...
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Personal notes when preparing a talk with LaTeX-beamer class

Suppose I prepare a talk using the beamer class. To each slide I want to add personal notes (detailing what I exactly want to say, frequently asked questions etc.). So is there a smart way to write ...
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Using an overpic grid to crop a resized image in Beamer

I've caught wind of a trick for trimming/cropping images in LaTeX. I know I can use the trim or viewport option of includegraphics to crop an image as described here and here. Determining what ...
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Is there a way to get \framezoom to do what I expected it would?

Before trying it, I thought \framezoom would make slides that looked something like this workaround: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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framed frame in beamer?

Below is an example of the layout I am trying to make for a beamer presentation: just a simple rounded black frame in which I could insert some contents (e.g. text or images). I have looked at ...