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Insert raw LaTeX between beamer slides, using pandoc markdown

I'd like to insert some raw latex (in my case \appendix) between two frames in a beamer presentation. Normally, any latex code in the markdown document is passed through into the final .tex document, ...
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Beamer : editing partly the header

MWE : Considering the following minimal working example : \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \begin{document} \section{Section1} \subsection{Subsection1} \begin{frame} \end{frame} ...
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Table Layout Beamer

I need to create a structure which is similar to Table Layout in the presentation (Beamer). I have rows, and in every row I have some columns (pictures,text). E.g., I mean this: I need only to ...
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Ideas for transposing/splitting a TIKZ figure from A4 article to beamer presentation

Context. I am having this kind of tikzpicture in my article which I would like to include in a beamer presentation : Please note that the figure was simplified, since groupI represents a group of ...
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Nested columns in beamer

I would like to make an A0 poster using the beamerposter package. The poster content should appear in block environments, for which I need a flexible and clean layout handling. In particular, I need ...
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Horizontal line below the title section does not cover the entire document

I would like to draw a horizontal line below the title section in a beamer poster. The problem is that the line under the title does not encompass the entire document, and only covers 3 columns (from ...
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Indentation in latex - beamer

I'm making some slides where I also show some sample code. I'm using lstlisting to format the code, but it seems it is not doing the required indentation. What am I doing wrong here? I have a minimal ...
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Make background image in beamer fill full page while preserving aspect ratio

I want to use a picture as a full-page background of a particular beamer slide. I want the picture to fill the whole slide, but preserve its aspect ratio (which is different from that of the slide), ...
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Beamer (with Bergen theme) how to move ToC from sidebar to “main part” of slide?

How would I move the table of contents produced by \tableofcontents from the left sidebar to the main part of the slide? It produces a lot of unused white space, as in the following: This code ...
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How to use wider and higher margins in a beamerboxesrounded box?

I love beamerboxesrounded boxes in Beamer presentations, but the text fits too tightly into the box. So I would like to use equal but wider and higher margins (left, right, top, bottom) around the ...
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Is there an easy way to raise or lower the hat operator in math mode

Using the hat operator in math mode in beamer, the hats are smashing into the characters. I can use \skew{n} to move them n points to the right, but I need to raise them a point or two. Is there an ...
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Beamer Handouts: 4 on 1 w/ adjusted positions, but page numbering incorrect

I need to make Beamer handouts (either 4 on 1 or 8 on 1). Below is my MWE. I think the usual 4 on 1 has too much space between slides, with the slides too close to the margins (printing the handouts ...
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Is it possible in beamer to darken all colors on an inserted pdf image?

I'm using \includegraphic{image.pdf} to insert an image into a Beamer presentation. The image that I have is a drawn diagram that was scanned. Part of the diagram is sketched in light blue which ...
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How to put some commands written by a software's codes into Latex beamer?

I prepared a program written in GAP's envirounment. I'd like to put them all in one of my beamer pages exactly as follows: gap> z:=CyclicGroup(IsPermGroup,10);; n:=CyclicGroup(IsPermGroup,15);; ...
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Prevent Beamer from printing frame for empty Biblatex bibliography

Problem description In standard document classes such as article, Biblatex's \printbibliography conveniently does not create any output if there are no cited items, i.e., if the bibliography would be ...
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Automated end-of-lecture Biblatex bibliographies in Beamer?

Problem description For a multi-lecture Beamer+Biblatex setup, I would like to automate the process of generating per-lecture bibliographies. I would like to achieve this by having the following code ...
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Odd italic format in beamer presentation slide

I am using the following code to produce my persian beamer presentation file. My problem is that, the formulas are printed italic but I don't want them to be like this. How should I correct them? ...
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Changing the section and subsection font color in contents page in beamer

I want to change the section and subsection names in my contents page on beamer. Plz help me. Thanx in advance
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Is it possible to make Beamer pause-handout mode compatible with SageTeX?

I use SageTeX with Beamer for my classes. I need two sets of pdf files, one with the pause for the screen and the handout one to save trees. I use MikTeX under Windows. To get both I start with two ...
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use chinese in lyx beamer slide

I wish to use lyx beamer document type but use Chinese in document. Maybe it's possible to use CJK but not sure how to do it. Anyone can share your suggestion?
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where does the black box in beamer come from?

I am using beamer, usetheme Warsaw, whenever I have definition and theorem, there are black boxes. Why is that? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{default} ...
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Set math and text fonts independently in Beamer (using PDFLaTeX)

I am working on a Beamer presentation, and I would like to use sans serif font (CMBright) for text, and a serif font (Computer Modern) for maths. Sans serif maths looks pretty ugly to me. Beamer ...
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How to show navigation bullets in customized Beamer them?

I've made my own beamer theme to provide my some resources. I have this code so far: \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Malmoe} \usecolortheme{orchid} \beamertemplatenavigationsymbolsempty ...
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Printing a handout of a Beamer presentation, the resulting pdf is shrunk!

I use the code below to produce handouts of my presentations. When I open the resulting pdf with any pdf viewer, it is viewed correctly, but when I print it, it is always printed very small, no ...
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need to put a figure above another figure in beamer

In beamer I created a slide like using code \documentclass[slidestop,compress,mathserif]{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{graphicx} \usetheme{Boadilla} ...
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beamer: frame without decorations, with custom margin

I use \begin{frame}[plain] to have a frame without decorations. The content (inside columns environment) seems to horizontally still respecting the old margins (with Warsaw, gap on the left), although ...
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eps images in latex beamer class

I have some troubles with putting eps images into my beamer presentation. I use this code: \begin{frame}\frametitle{Výsledky a diskuse} \framesubtitle{Vygenerovaná data} \begin{figure}[!ht] ...
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Hide Click Number in Beamer with Mac

I want to hide the length of my beamer presentation. I have already hidden the navigation bar and created a new footline that does not show the frame number (code below). However, whenever I use a Mac ...
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In Beamer, [shrink] reduces textwidth

I have a slide in Beamer that has a lot of text, so I'd like to use shrink to make it all fit. On other Beamer presentations it works perfectly, but in this one shrink also reduces the textwidth, so ...
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how to add the table of contents to beamer?

I wanna use beamer for my presentation for the first time. Here it is: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Madrid} } \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Recent (one year) change in the handout mode of Beamer?

Help requested for the handout mode of the beamer class. I have been using it fairly minimally for a few years. About a year ago the handout mode stopped producing all the pages. The presentation ...
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Mathematics formulae can't be compiled

I have this code for my presentation: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1,T2A]{fontenc} \usepackage[cp 1251]{inputenc} \usepackage[serbian,english]{babel} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} ...
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beamer: change individual bullet color for pros and cons list

Is there a "nice" way to change the color of individual bullet points? For example imagine a list like this: \begin{itemize} \item A \begin{itemize} \item pro 1 \item con 1 \item pro ...
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lstlistings does not work in a slide

I am writing a slide. I want to use lstlisting \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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itemize bullet not appearing in beamer [duplicate]

I'm trying to make a beamer with TeXMaker and when I want to put itemize environment in a frame, the bullet does not appear. I compile with PDFLatex and I look at the PDF. My code is: ...
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How to adjust spacing between caption and table / figure in beamer?

I want to adjust spacing between caption and table/figure in beamer. However I am not able to overcome the warning Package caption Warning: \caption will not be redefined since it's already ...
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Hatching a rectangle leads to solid line in beamer

I would like to indicate an inequality constraint using a hatched pattern. This is to be done in a pgfplot, that is itself part of a beamer frame. Here is an MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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LaTeX: Beamer with \newcommand

I have tons of slides starting with \bslide I tried to rephrase my source for class Beamer by defining \newcommand{\bslide}{\begin{frame}{xxx}} Unfortunately LaTeX says ...
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Suggestions for improving the beamer presentation

I am a beginner in preparing beamer presentations. I don't know the advanced options available in it that make it more appealing and more sensible. Here is my code for the beamer presentation. I need ...
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Manually Split Bibliography in beamer

I'm doing a presentation in beamer. I have a total of 8 references and i want to display them as 2 references per slide. Does anyone knows how i can do this? my code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} ...
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How to set frame options inside a beamertemplate?

Is there a command like \thispagestyle in order to set in a beamer template the plain option (for example). I need this in order to design a section page template were I would like to remove sidebar ...
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Numbered Definitions, Theorems in beamer

How to get numbered Lemmas, Definitions, Theorems and so on in beamer?
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beamer frame title with a triangle indicator

Is it possible to add a triangle indication on each beamer frame? e.g. \documentclass[14pt]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{title here} \begin{center} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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The best way to write arabic in beamer

I'm used to create Arabic Beamer presentations with the arabtex package, but with arabtex there are many environments (like enumerate) can not be used, for this i would like to write arabic using ...
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Problem highlighting listings in beamer

I'm using listings inside beamer to typeset some Octave code. Because I want to apply overlay specifications to parts of the listing as I go through the slides (for highlighting purposes), I'm ...
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Beamer overlay specification for description

I find myself using more and more using the following overlay specification for the description environment. The Animal Kingdom \begin{description} \item[Gnus] \uncover<+->{these are ...
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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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Change Bibliography Icon/Label with Beamer Class

I'm doing a presentation in latex. I have included the references using bibtex, however, the references appear as images and not numbers: Main code: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} ...
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How to avoid a spurious space when combining frame, centering and another environment?

I want to create a special environment in beamer, which combines several environments, one of which is center. However, when using my newly created environment, I get an additional space in comparison ...
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Split nodes in TikZ math nodes matrix with Beamer?

TikZ matrices and Beamer do not work smooth -- for example, we have to use ampersand replacement work around. Is there a similar work around that allow one to use \nodepart ? The MWE is this: ...