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Invisible graphics with dynamic text in beamer

I want to use two different options for setbeamercovered{} in my presentation - dynamic for text and invisible for images. Is there any way to do this?
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illegal units of measure with textblock

I am 100 % sure this code worked within my presentation I held 2 years ago. I reopened it but I do get the error Illegal unit of measure (pt inserted) { \usebackgroundtemplate{ \includegraphics[...
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Biblatex and Beamer and IEEE problems [duplicate]

I am not entirely sure if this is unique to the beamer class, but I am running into a plethora of errors with a variety of biblatex commands when I use the ieee style (I am relatively sure that it's a ...
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\endframe error when using \textrm in Beamer

I have been using Beamer to write a presentation and have found strange behaviour when using \textrm in the equation environment. I write the following: \begin{frame}{Individual Wealth Processes} We ...
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Using \pause and multiple tikzpictures in one slide

I have two tickpicture blocks. What I need, is to use \pause (or overlay) another plots on top of each one: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0, 0) node[inner sep=0] {\includegraphics[width=1\...
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How can I increase line spacing in whole my beamer in Latex? [duplicate]

I saw some solutions in other sites. I tried to use the following code: \AtBeginEnvironmentitemize}{\setlength\itemsep{2.0em}} But it doesn't work. Actually, when I type \setlength\itemsep{size} ...
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Beamer problem! [on hold]

I am trying to test this example 1 in following link: http://www2.informatik.uni-freiburg.de/~frank/ENG/beamer/example/Beamer-class-example1.tex I received this sequence of errors related to beamer: ...
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How to make chapter page in Beamer?

I am finding some solution in website. Before beginning document, type the following: \AtBeginSection[]{ \begin{frame} \vfill \centering \begin{beamercolorbox}[sep=8pt,center,shadow=...
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Can I tell Beamer that `\uncover` should be invisible, not merely grayed out?

In Beamer, I'm using \uncover because I want the omitted text to take up space. But I don't want the grayed-out default rendering. Is there a way to use \uncover, or an equivalent, that will take up ...
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Don't count backup slides

I prepare some backup slides at the end of my presentation. I don't want them to be counted in terms of pages, which is displayed at the footer of each slide. Does anyone know how to do that?
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Drawing topology of network with Tikz

I want to draw with Tikz a topology as illustrated below The shape of node preferred is ball, can you help me ?
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Impressive overview page and beamer handout mode

I've been playing with Impressive. It allows you to do all sorts of funky eye-candy things. The overview page feature is useful, but it's awkward if you have many slides to one frame. The overview ...
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Positioning list and pictures on Beamer frame

I have the following code to generate a frame with itemisation on the left and two images on the right: \begin{frame}{Acknowledgments} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{0.6\textwidth} ...
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How to put logo at the top (header side) of title page in beamer (theme warsaw)?

I want to put 2 logos at the header of title page as illustrated in figure, any idea please?
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how to write footnote citation in beamer in one line?

I am using beamer latex and I need to give reference in the footnote. My reference is about 2 lines. but when I write the following code it writes it in more lines!!! \documentclass[landscape]{beamer}...
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Splitting Table of Contents [on hold]

In a beamer presentation the table of contents that appears at the top of the slides is taking a lot of space and making the bottom portion of the slides unobservable. Is there a way to split the ...
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How to remove headerline from title and outline pages in beamer?

I am preparing a presentation with Beamer (theme Warsaw), I want to remove just the header line (keep the footer line) from title page and outline page. can you help me please ? The code source ...
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How to prevent Beamer from automatic frame break unless \framebreak explicitly

It is well known that Beamer splits one frame into multiple frames automatically if we add a frame option allowframebreaks. Also we can explicitly specify where to break by \framebreak command. ...
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Annotate row and column highlighted in one table with different color by Tikzmark in Beamer

I found example for row only here: Annotate the table row highlighted by Tikzmark in Beamer Also found example for column only here: Annotate the table column highlighted by Tikzmark in Beamer but ...
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beamer template for Miktex 2.9

I want a basic beamer-template that works straight with latest version of Miktex 2.9. I just want to be able to run it and have no error messages complaining about missing this and that. I have the ...
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Is there any method to use an automatic word wrap in equations?

In common words, the word wrap is done automatically. But in the equations, it doesn't work. Actually, I am making some presentation material using beamer in Latex. Is there any way to make word wrap ...
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How can I change the color of bibliography item when using biblatex with beamer?

I want to change the color of the bibliography item to be black. I used the following code. How can I change the journal names to black color? \usepackage[backend=biber,style=numeric]{biblatex} \...
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Polaroid photo effect in tikz

Is there any way to make a polaroid photo effect in TikZ? I am thinking of something like this A computer font as the caption might be better in fact but I couldn't find a suitable example online. ...
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Table in beamer says that something's wrong [duplicate]

Following this question and its answers: Algorithm with beamer package causing nightmares, I am trying to fit a table in the presentation, so I did this: \documentclass[table,dvipsnames,svgnames]{...
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Beamer: Defining a new align environment to pieacewise uncover/alert each equation

For the following example, I need to use align environment and uncover/alert each equation. The conventional way is shown below \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath,mathtools} \begin{document} ...
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Algorithm with beamer package causing nightmares

I have an algorithm which works well with \documentclass[twocolumn]{svjour3}. Now I have to present the paper and I would like one slide to be that algorithm, so I do: \documentclass{beamer} \...
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Setting the beamer titleframe font family to roman

I am creating a beamer presentation, and would like to have my titleframe using the roman font family. How do we change just one frame? This may sound trivial to some of you but here is what I tried:...
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Changing multiple properties within lstlisting in annimations

Currently I am in the process of preparing a C++ training with the beamer package. So far everything is great! From the answer to How can I highlight some lines from source code I grabbed a nice ...
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Mini-frames: only show subsection box when there is one

In my presentation, only one section has subsections. I use the IlMenau theme which loads the miniframes outer theme. As the title suggests, I would like the miniframes outer theme to show the "...
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Beamer with Miktex 2.7

I have 2.7 installed and do not want to update to anything else for now. Can you point to me everything needed for Beamer latex to work with 2.7 and guide me. I keep downloading this and that package ...
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Beamer Presentation References slide can't allowframebreaks and have \frametitle

I am writing a Beamer presentation and my references are too long for one frame. So I tried to use [allowframebreaks], but then I get the TeX capacity exceeded error if I have a \frametitle. I can ...
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Adding shadow to font in beamer title

I'm trying to port a Powerpoint template to beamer, and I'm trying to replicate this font style: I am using this font in two places: Title page. This text is a paragraph (3 lines) inside a ...
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Reference appear twice in my Navigation bar (beamer/latex)

In my navigation bar I have two reference titles? I use the following code: \documentclass[aspectratio=1610]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \usetheme[ menuwidth={0.3\paperwidth},% url={web} ...
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Math Operators and beamer

I'm using xelatex and I'm having a very strange problem: while \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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graphics with \setbeamercovered{transparent}

With \setbeamercovered{transparent} covered parts of a slide are displayed transparently. If there is a (small) picture among the text, it is shown as it is. Beamer has only this picture, so it shows ...
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Is this a Beamer with Animation on Tables bug?

On the second slide of the animation, the following code results in the first table being offset down the page. Is this a bug? (Sorry if the example isn't exactly minimal, but it does show the ...
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Page numbers in Beamer handouts

I am making some handouts with Beamer, but I don't manage to get page numbers in the document. I print 4 frames on each page, and I do get the frame numbers, but I need the page numbers as well. It ...
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How to use \includeonlyframes with textblock? (All pages are printed)

All pages are printed. How to solve it? \documentclass{beamer} \includeonlyframes{current} \usetheme{Berlin} \usepackage[]{graphicx} \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=authoryear]{biblatex} \usepackage[...
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Inserting footline into section page

I like to insert footlines into my \section{} pages. For now, it only shows them on the main content pages. Also, as my sections have a darker background, the footline should be white. How is this ...
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Exit Code 2, cannot find bib

I am doing making a Beamer-presentation, but when I run run biber I get "Exit Code 2", and the error "cannot find ref.bib!" I know there are many posts on this topic before (including one from ...
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Adding one more information in my front page - beamer

I am creating a slide template for a presentation in LaTex using Beamer and i want to add some more information "Supervised by " between "Directed by " and "the institue" , so i put \documentclass{...
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change default options for movie in pdfpc

As some of you know pdfpc lets you to embed movies in beamer latex. Thing is that the default options for movie are "autostart" and "loop". % Package: textpos is required for textblock* \usepackage[...
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Adjust the location and size of beamer's framebox for a custom theme

I am trying to create a simple custom beamer theme for presentations by my lab at school. Our department has a relatively nice powerpoint theme as shown below which I have for the most part ...
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Using an overlay on lstinputlistings in latex

I want to have to multiple overlayed lstinputlistings on one slide in a presentation, created with latex and documentclass beamer. The only solutions I find are for lstlistings, but those don't work ...
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How to create a numbering of the sections and subsections in beamer 1. 1a 1b

How to create a numbering of the sections and subsections in beamer 1. 1a 1b etc. in the frame and in table of contents? I want change numbering to something like that: First 1a 1b Second 2a 2b ...
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How to cite a reference on Beamer as (author, year)

How can I change the citation style to "( author , year )" on beamer? The code is for "author year" \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=authoryear]{biblatex} \addbibresource{ppgeq....
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Hyphenation in beamerposter

I am preparing a poster presentation and due to historical reasons I am using beamerposter class for this. At some point I realized that the hyphenation in beamer is "switched off" because authors of ...
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How to align an English paragraph left and write English numbers in English in a Persian beamer?

I am working on a presentation with beamer class in Persian and I have some problems with bilingual text. For writing left to right I use \LR command and it works, but the English is not aligned left. ...
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How to adjust width of footnotes in Beamer cambridgeUS theme

I need to adjust the width of footnotes due to long title. I don't know how to do it, any help in this would be appreciated. My MWE along with the output is given as follows. \documentclass[compress, ...
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Include SVG layers as steps in beamer

I have a .svg figure (created with inkscape) with multiple layers and I would like to include them in a beamer presentation so that layers appear progressively. slide 1 -> layer 1 slide 2 -> layer 1+...