{mini-frames} are small navigational symbols, with each symbol representing one frame. They are used by the presentation class {beamer}.

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How to create mini sections, mini subsections and mini frames in beamer presentation mode

In my pretty long presentation, I am attempting to write a beamer theme with sections, subsections and frames navigational bullets as in picture below I find out that there is no build-in theme ...
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Remove whitespace between navigation header and frametitle in Beamer

This is my first post. Thanks for your help! Backgound: I'm building a Beamer presentation using the metropolis theme (because it looks nice) and the miniframes outer (for the progress header). ...
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Beamer miniframes: horizontal space between dots when using the compress option

I'm using the beamer miniframes theme (with subsection=false) and the compress option. Currently the navigation shows the dots for each subsection side-by-side. I would prefer if there would be a ...
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Beamer mini frame navigation bullet color

In the example below, the color of the navigation bullets seems to be uncontrollable. The active section should be in red while the unactive sections should be in blue (with empty bullets). As you can ...
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XeLaTeX and Beamer miniframes not compatible

Recently (about 5 mins ago) I found that miniframes, a Beamer outer template, does not works properly if I compile the file by XeLaTeX. To be specific, I tried to compile this MWE ...
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Use mini-frames in sidebar outer theme

after a little bit working, I found that Singapore style is preferable for my needs. Anyway the problem is still there. I tried to include the mini-frame bullets in the sidebar using ...
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Slide numbers for animations

The following code produces the below output \documentclass [compress]{beamer} \newcommand\Fontvi{\fontsize{6}{7.2}\selectfont} \usepackage{remreset} \usepackage{textpos} ...
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Hide some slides from the miniframes navigation in beamer

I am using the Dresden theme on a presentation with a few sections, each with a couple of subsections. For each slide in a subsection, a circle appears in the navigation bar. I'm trying to hide this ...
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Adding a top progress navigation bar in beamer

I want to add a top progress navigation bar to my presentation but I'm unable to figure out how. I searched google, all I was able to find were questions on how to remove that. This is an example of ...
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Control colors and shading of navigation circles in Beamer top line

I am preparing a presentation in Beamer using \useoutertheme{miniframes} and \useinnertheme{circles}, and my own modded version of the default colortheme. I want to have a Frankfurt-like navigation ...
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Reduce horizontal width of miniframe in beamer

I have a beamer presentation with only three sections. Right now they are spaced at equal distances across the slide, but I would like to compress them so that they are spaced evenly in the left hand ...
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Empty miniframes header in TOC frame

As the title suggest I would like to keep the background but get rid of the circles and text. Using [plain] for the title page is ok for me but for the TOC the frame feels out of place and thus I do ...
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Beamer headline miniframes - two different colors

I am working with the Dresden style of beamer. When I use smoothbars I get the color combination that I would like to have. However, when I change to miniframes I cannot get the correct color ...
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Setting the spaces in a beamer mini frame

I am writing a custom beamer template and I'd like to use mini frames for the navigation in it, however I'd like to avoid having the spacing that they have by default: the problem here is that ...
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Get rid of miniframes from first and last slides

Basically, I need to get rid of the miniframe (where the sections go) in the first slide and the last slide, is that possible? Here my MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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Making a specific dot disappear in miniframes [duplicate]

I am using the beamer template miniframes with the following specifications: \documentclass[xcolor=x11names,compress]{beamer} \useoutertheme[subsection=false,shadow]{miniframes} ...
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Disable miniframes but keep the background title rectangle on the title page

For aesthetic reasons, I would like to disable the text of the header bar on my title page. This is what I have : And this is what I would like : Is there an easy way to do this ? I couldn't ...
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How to keep highlighted the mini frames of already discussed slides?

I would like for the dots in the mini frame of my beamer presentation to be full circles and remain highlighted once I already discussed the corresponding slide. Let me make this clearer: when you are ...
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Simple mini frames under frame title beamer

I have a simple black beamer template for presentations that I often use. I would like to add some simple mini frame navigation to this, but the outer theme for mini frames adds in too much extra ...
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Remove compress option from beamer between sections (miniframes)

I'm putting together some slides using the Szeged theme. I'm omitting frame titles, and instead using subsection titles to display the desired frame information. In the first section, I would like to ...
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Moving navigation symbols to footline of Beamer presentation with Berlin theme

I have exactly the style of navigation symbols that I would like for my Berlin themed Beamer presentation: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames,compress]{beamer} \usetheme{Berlin} \makeatletter ...
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Add a section to beamer table of contents but not to navigation bar

This question has been asked before, but for a different beamer theme. The answer there did not make it clear to me how to deal with my case, illustrated in this example (which I think is close to ...
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Use bullets from mini-frames in sidebar outer theme

I would like to reproduce the individual "bullets" you have under section names in the "mini-frames" outer theme under the subsection names in the navigation sidebar created in the "sidebar" outer ...
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How can add a logo in plain frame?

I generate a presentation file with beamer class. And in a specify frame, i must use plain option, but it remove my logo. How can I add again my logo on this plain frame. I used this code: { ...
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Beamer mini-frames: remove links from subsection navigation circles

In this thread (including minimal working example) One navigation bullet per subsection with subsection=false in custom beamer theme I found a solution for drawing only one circle by subsection ...
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Source code for navigation bullets in miniframes outer theme? [closed]

I would like to know the code used to obtain the navigation bullets when using mini-frames. (The idea is to make my own custom template with a bullet for each frame in current subsection.) Cheers, ...
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Changing the font family of the mini-navigation in the 'Frankfurt' beamer theme

I am currently in process of tweaking the look of my beamer presentation and would like the navigational elements (TOC and mini-navigation, that is shipped alongside the Frankfurt theme) to use ...
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Remove the space produced by navigation symbols

I am using the Dresden scheme. I know how to remove the symbols with \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{} \setbeamertemplate{mini frames}{} but there is still a space left below the section. ...
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Get Beamer's miniframes to align my subsections dots horizontaly

I'm currently learning how to use beamer, and I'm struggling with the miniframe command: Some (not even all) of my subsection dots align vertically, which is really anoying though it takes way too ...
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Navigation frames in sidebar

I am writing a beamer presentation and I want to show a circle for each frame on the navigation sidebar. Can this be done? Here's a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} % Set Theme \usetheme{Marburg} ...
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Multiple navigation dots in Beamer for one frame

I am currently working on a Beamer presentation for which I use the navigation dots. I understood how to generate them using subsections, and if I want to have one dot per frame I found this answer ...
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Remove a titlepage navigation dot in Beamer [duplicate]

I would like to remove the navigation dot in Beamer that corresponds to the title page. Here is a MWE. As you can see there is an empty dot for for the title page... how can I get rid of it? NOTE I ...
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I don't have navigation bar in the beamer [closed]

I saw many threads that want to remove the navigation bar but my problem is I don't have a navigation bar...nor do I have page numbers. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Allowframebreaks causes beamer miniframes to misbehave

The following minimal working example should adequately illustrate the issue I am experiencing with the use of miniframe and framebreaks, namely that frames that break over multiple frames are all ...
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Question Related to Suppressing Navigation Circles in Beamer

This question is in reference to How to remove navigational circles and fit the navigation bar titles in Frankfurt beamer theme? (I would simply add a comment to diabonas' answer, but I don't have ...
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Beamer navigation dots

I'm writing a presentation using the Beamer class, I wonder if it is possible to keep the navigation dots filled (using the outertheme miniframes or smoothbars) once I've passed that slide. An ...
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Beamer vertical navigation bar with horizontal subsection dot

I would like to have an horizontal subsection navigation inside a vertical navigation bar. The idea is to obtain the same subsection navigation as for the outersmoothbar but in a vertical navigation ...
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Beamer Frankfurt header runs off page [closed]

I'm using the Beamer Frankfurt header. When my final section has a lot of slides, the circles run off the page, so the "active" circle is not visible in much of the final section. The titles appear to ...
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Smoothbars meets infolines

I like the intuitive navigation that smoothbars provides. However, when the presentation has too many sections it is hard to display it nicely. In that case I would like to have a split header like ...
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Beamer: how to change the mini frames coloring

I want to do the following changes to the mini frames coloring: All previous frames almost the same solid color as the background so that the squares are barely visible. The current frame and all ...
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Beamer: how to change the mini frames from circles to rectangles

I would like to change the mini frames from circles to rectangles and also make the already viewed symbols the same color as the background and future symbols the color of foreground. ...
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Hide frame's dot from the slide heading in beamer [duplicate]

Please i want to add some frames to my beamer presentation but without adding a new dot in the frame heading. There's any method to do that ? Below is a minimum code example with the theme i am ...
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Frames with bibliography are not added to the circle progress bar in smoothbars

I'm working with a Warsaw theme and smoothbars outtertheme. I'm adding a bibliography entry at the end of the presentation that is meant to be used for a list of publications. However, these slides ...
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Beamer - Dresden theme: miniframes appeareance and frame number insertion

I am writing a presentation in Beamer using the Dresden theme. From a theme preview I saw that white circles are supposed to appear on the top bar below the section titles of my presentation (to ...
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Locally use only one smoothbar bullet within one subsection

Inspired from this question Modify Beamer's outer theme smoothbars I want to apply one smoothbar only locally, in only one long subsection that is. I thought of defining a new boolean variable but it ...
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Beamer - customising the Frankfurt theme

I use beamer together with \usetheme{Frankfurt}. My slides look like this: Is that possible to change the color of the bullet in the header? \documentclass[compress]{beamer} ...
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Modify Beamer's outer theme smoothbars [duplicate]

I am making a beamer presentation with XeTeX, in which I am using Ilmenau theme. This theme has by default smoothbars as an outer theme. My problem that in a section's subsection, there are a lot of ...
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Only one bullet per subsection in header [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: One navigation bullet per subsection with subsection=false in custom beamer theme I want to have in my header of my presentation only one bullet for each subsection. ...
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Beamer miniframes: side-by-side section names and navigation dots

I'm using the beamer miniframes outer theme (with subsection=false). Currently the navigation shows navigation dots below each section name. I would prefer it if the dots came to the right the ...
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How to include subsection titles next to the bullets with the singapore beamer theme? [duplicate]

I am using Singapore theme in beamer and I would like to have the title of the subsections appearing next to the corresponding bullets, in the header. Would anyone have a suggestion on how to proceed ...