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Mark a pseudocode block and insert comments near it

I am currently working on a LaTeX beamer presentation where I have to explain an algorithm. So I wrote this algorithm with \usepackage{algorithm,algpseudocode} This is the current algorithm: \...
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Beamer presentation: List of frames within a section / part

With reference to Is there any way to produce List of frames with beamer? how can this be done so as to only list the frames contained within a section in the title slide for that section, assuming a ...
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Beamer: make slide transitions dependant only on slide content when notes hidden

I have developed a presentation in which I used notes a lot, and often have delays between points on the slides because a single point may have multiple notes associated with it, so it takes multiple ...
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LaTeX presentations like OpenOffice .odp

I've been reading of beamer to make presentations with LaTeX, so I'd like a good book to perform these tasks. Is there a good book (or website) for that?
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prevent logo from title page in beamer class

I'm having problems with inserting a logo on my presentation in the beamer class. \logo{\includegraphics[scale=0.05]{logo.png}} This is how I inserted the logo, which works perfectly; it is placed ...
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Beamer - How to customise the header of a frankfurt slide?

I use the following options: \usetheme{Frankfurt} \setbeamercolor{section in head/foot}{fg=black, bg=white} and this yields a slide which looks like this: Is it possible to bring 'Section 1' ...
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How to modify outer theme infolines to include the title and section in the header beamer?

I am using the CambridgeUS beamer theme for a presentation and would like to modify the header to include the title of the presentation on the left and the section on the right, as I do not have many ...
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How to set a small default font size with beamer?

I use beamer class with newcent package for the font. I set \documentclass[8pt]{beamer} at the top of my tex file. But I think the font is still too large. In my beamer theme, I tried to set : \...
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Changing figure position in a two-column presentation slide

I am trying to make a presentation with the beamer package. One of the slides requires me to have an image change with every new line of text I open. I do this by splitting the slide in columns with ...
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Is it possible to suppress all frame titles in beamer?

I would like to know if there is a beamer option to suppress all frame titles. I suspect not, since this may seem like an odd thing to do. The reason I want to do it is because I have to make two ...
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Beamer crashes with babel Turkish package

I just started to learn beamer and noticed that the problem in \usepackage[turkish]{babel} and \includegraphics inconcistency question applies for beamer and \shorthandoff{=} solution does not work. ...
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How to change caption color for a color theme in beamerposter?

I am facing a problem. In my poster, I use a color theme, for that reason in figure caption comes with green color, that is quite invisible. Is it possible to change the color? \documentclass[final, ...
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tikzpicture in Beamer: how to uncover nodes in foreach statement

How can I uncover the nodes in the following tikzpicture? I want to display all red nodes, followed by all green nodes, and then followed by all blue nodes. \tikzstyle{level 1}=[sibling angle=120] \...
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uncover before pause in beamer later

I have split my frame in two columns. The first column has an algorithm (interleaved with pause statements). The second column has a figure. Currently the figure shows at last (after hitting keys as ...
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Is there any way to produce List of frames with beamer?

There is a way to make TOC using \tableofcontents, but there are only sections and subsections. How can I get list of all frames without using sectioning?
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Beamer: Index of Listing

In beamer presentation I have a few headwords distributed on different slides. The appearance of these headwords I defined before and they don't be numbered. Before these headwords started, I want to ...
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List of Figures + Beamer?

I want to have a List of Figures in my Beamer presentation. I spent some time searching the web for a solution and only found desperate people telling others that it's not possible, i.e. here or here ...
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How can I vertically align a beamercolorbox?

I am trying to customize a beamer theme. In the footline, information such as author, title, date ... are in several beamercolorboxes. \hbox{% \begin{beamercolorbox}[wd=.70\paperwidth,ht=7.25ex,left,...
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Wrapfigure beamer style

I want to add a graphic plot to my slide, but if I do it with wrapfigure, I get no error massages, but the plot simply does not appear? Code of the TeX file, which uses beamerdefs.sty, I have also ...
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Patch beamerouterthemedefault.sty to remove mini slide on Beamer notes pages

In a previous question, I pointed out that the mini slides (thumbnails) inserted into Beamer notes pages cause replication of labels and broken hyperref links as a result (see comment 2 under Percusse'...
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\textbeta and \textmu defined in the beamer class

I really like using UTF-8 greek letters in my latex code source and I use utf8x to convert them into \textalpha commands and then I define the \textalpha commands in a separate file where I write this,...
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Using beamerdefs.sty insert background wallpaper on title

I have one .tex file which uses a beamerdefs.sty file. I now want to have a background picture (only) on the title page, but the problem is, the begin document section starts later and if I try to ...
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Is it possible to create an animated GIF from LaTeX? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Converting beamer slides to animated images I wrote a LaTeX beamer presentation with an animated Tkiz figure. Creating PDF files work perfectly, but I would like to include ...
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beamer's tableofcontents links to the wrong slide [duplicate]

I compiled the following code 3 times to get the table of contents. The problem is that section names links to wrong slides. A links to B1 and B links to B2. So, it's wrong by one slide. How can I fix ...
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Problem with sansmathaccent under pdftex

I get the following error when I try to typeset a beamer document. kpathsea: Running mktexpk --mfmode / --bdpi 600 --mag 0+525/600 --dpi 525 mathkerncmssi8 gsftopk: fatal: map file `cid-base.map' not ...
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Problem with \only and alignment of graphics (pdf) in beamer

I have been trying to include pdf graphics in a document with this simple command: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \only<1>{\includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{test}} ...
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Mindmap tikzpicture in beamer (reveal step by step)

I want to include a tikzpicture (mindmap) in beamer and I want the children to appear one after the other. So I use \visible but it don't works -- also not with \pause command. I get errors regarding ...
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Tips and tricks to tightly couple LaTeX paper and Beamer presentation

My typical approach is to write the paper in LaTeX, then (in a new file) to write the presentation in Beamer. I am now getting to the point in my education/career where the first version of a paper ...
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Beamer error with columns

I want to put a picture in one column, some text in the other, and beneath all that some more text in a beamer style presentation. My frame looks like this: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Svemir dominiran ...
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\pause won't generate extra slides in a containsverbatim frame

It seems that the [containsverbatim] option when applied to a frame prevents beamer from generating intermediate slides if text animation is wanted in it. Only the first step of the animation is ...
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How to make partially transparent beamercolorbox

In my poster, I added a background picture and make the blocks partially transparent, using the following code \documentclass[final, 12pt]{beamer} \usepackage[size=custom,width=120,height=120,scale=...
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text justify in beamer

I like to justify the texts inside the block using beamer. I cant do that in presentation. Can any one please help me?
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Image row in Beamer

A presentation contains a huge amount of images. Therefor it would be nice if one can insert a row of images on the bottom of the slide. If the item apprears the corresponding image for instance is no ...
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Beamer \institute text size change to small

I am using beamer with the \institute command. I have several institutes and just want to change the font size of the institutes and not the whole document. I would like the institutes to be much ...
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Is there a way to change papersize in beamer?

From what I have gathered on the interwebs, I found that beamer gives no basic options to change the papersize. I am however in desperate need of exactly that. Mind that I don't want to re-scale one ...
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Framezoom artifact when image is centered

When using the framezoom command, while centering the image;\ \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation>{\usetheme{Warsaw}} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{center} \framezoom<2>...
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TikZ animated Equation in Beamer

I'm trying to reproduce the example on creating a Presentation with LaTeX Beamer – Equations and tikz and the given code throws the following error Package pgfkeys Error: I do not know the key '/...
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Align cell height of the tabularx rows

The following latex code prints rows one at a time. However all the cells of the rows don't come out aligned. How can I fix it. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{document} \...
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Accessing the current overlay number in beamer

For some beamer related code in one of my packages I need to access the current overlay number. I mean the internal number used for things like \only<1>{..}. \only<1>{ Some internal ...
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Continuing enumerate Counters in Beamer

I'm trying to continue the numbering of examples in enumerate environments in beamer. For example, I'd like one slide to feature Foo Bar and the next slide Zip Yadda My strategy so far has ...
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How to use the standalone package in beamer?

I have a beamer presentation that shows a lot of graphs (in the sense of graph theory) and it takes a lot to compile. I think that the standalone package might help me but I cannot see how. Let us say ...
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Only 3 items in navigation bar, is that possible?

I saw a beamer presentation that shows only 3 items in navigation bar (the last one, the current -highlighted- and the next). How is that possible? I am using Warsaw theme, and I have (until now) 7 ...
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Beamer Bug: subsubsections are missing in ToC [closed]

For a large lecture (600+ slides) I need ToC slides that show the ToC only for the current section, including all subsections and subsubsections. However, apparently this does not work. When I pass ...
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Is it blkarray compatible with beamer?

When I try next code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{blkarray} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Title} \[ \begin{blockarray}{c|c} ...
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using multiple brace in array environment

I want to create something like that Clearly every element should be coherent with eachother and line need to be connected. This is a MWE, how should I modify it to make it coherent: \...
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Why subfigure are not centered

I'm using beamer with subfigure. I would center it but doesn't work. Why? A MWE follows: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{...
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How to modify (default) Beamercolortheme?

I created a latex beamer presentation using "Montepellier" theme with default color theme. I need to modify this theme (I want to change the color of the upper and lower border of header - separately)....
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How to avoid bad quality image [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Included PNG appears blurry in PDF I have a PNG image with a pretty good quality, but when I import this in beamer it has lost its quality, even if I maintain the 1.0 as ...
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Beamer/TikZ shadow printed via Adobe Reader (PostScript) cause errors [closed]

Consider the example below compiled using pdflatex. Basically it is a simple test of the Frankfurt theme and the Whale color theme (just attempting to make something smaller). We experience problems ...
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Define command depending on whether beamer is in handout mode or not

I'm defining a command that should behave differently in handouts vs presentation. Is there a simple way to check that? Ideally, it should be something like this: \newcommand{\mycom}{ \ifthenelse{[...