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How to get rid of navigation symbols in beamer?

When creating presentations in beamer, those little symbols that you can click on and will take you to different parts of your presentation are automatically included on your slides. I don't like ...
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Breadcrumb hyperlink header

I wish to put breadcrumb navigation with hyperlinks into the header of each page. Clicking on each part, chapter, section will take you to the beginning of that part/chapter/section. I'm already ...
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Beamer: Hide Backup Slides from Navigation Panel

I have some slides, which are not part of the main presentation, but can be shown if the audience asks some questions and I have put theses slides at the end of my presentation. I am using the ...
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How to remove some pages from the navigation bullets in Beamer?

I'm making a beamer presentation using the miniframes outer theme, with navigation bullets, and the subsection=false option, meaning the bullets are all on a single row. The problem I have is that, if ...
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Beamer navigation circles without subsections?

I have been using the Frankfurt theme in Beamer recently. It includes navigational section titles at the top of the slide and when subsections are included, it adds circles below section titles. Each ...
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Going “back” when using hyperref

I'm including \usepackage{hyperref} so that each instance of \ref (as well as each page number in the index and the table of contents) automatically links to that page. When I'm viewing the document ...
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beamer: footnote text collides with navigation symbols

Footnotes in presentations are "usually not a good idea" (beamer manual, p. 130). Suppose, however, I have a valid reason to use the \footnote command in a beamer document (e.g., for printing a full ...
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Part navigator in beamer?

I have a 2 hour presentation, which contains 3 parts. I'm using Warsaw theme, which have a top bar of two vertical lists: section list at the left, and the subsection list at the right. Can I add a ...
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One navigation bullet per subsection with subsection=false in custom beamer theme

I'm using the miniframes theme in beamer, and I need it customized as follows: The idea is to have a single line of bullets. For each section, I want one bullet per subsection, instead of one bullet ...
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Is it possible to get rid of the bullets in the miniframes outer theme

I actually like the bullets shown when using \useoutertheme{miniframes}, but for the long talk I have to give there are just ridiculously many. Is it possible to keep the same theme and just ...
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How can I get multiple lines of frame dots in beamer navigation?

I'm writing a presentation using the Darmstadt theme which uses the smoothbars outer theme which is itself just a mild variation of miniframes. In a couple of my sections, I have so many frames that ...
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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 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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Navigation Circles disappear in Appendix - Beamer - Frankfurt

I am preparing a presentation with beamer using the following preamble: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{remreset} \usepackage{comment} % end and begin comment \usepackage{dtklogos} % for \BibTeX ...
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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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Show/hide the sections, subsections and subsections that I want from the navigation sidebar (beamer, Berkeley)

I am using the theme Berkeley, I have lot of sections and subsections, I want to hide certain sections, subsections and subsubsections from the navigation bar, but not from the table of contents. If ...
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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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Customize mini frame navigation

I'm trying to create my own beamer theme; I want to use a mini frame navigation in headline (included by using \insertnavigation) but the colors not working as I want them yet. HereĀ“s the output of ...
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Customizing the navigation sidebar “per section”

I'm looking for a command to remove at will the first or the last X items of the TOC displayed in the sidebar. My problem appear when there is too many items in the sidebar. For example, the above ...
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Listing Chapter/Section/Subsection numbers with the preview

After compiling all the content of the book, I use Adobe reader to preview the content. Note that the legend that I use to navigate through the book (the listing on the left (usually) with the option ...
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How to show only current section/subsection in beamer ?

I was wondering, if it is possible to show only the current section and subsection in the navigation bar ? In the default configuration, the navigationbar uses too much space of the slide. With ...
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Beamer navigation symbols inside footline

I am trying to get the navigation symbols placed inside a second footline that I added. I created a second footline above the standard one, inspired by the infolines theme code. Inside this extra ...
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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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Configuring Beamer with the Singapore theme

I found the Singapore theme very useful. However I can't find the way to put the small circles on top of the frame that are empty for slides not yet discussed and becomes black for slides discussed. ...
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Beamer infolines outer theme with miniframe bullets only for the current section

I am wondering whether we can use the subsection part of the beamer infolines outer theme headline (the right half) to show the miniframe bullets of the current section. Assuming the section has three ...
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How to remove navigational circles and fit the navigation bar titles in Frankfurt beamer theme?

I'm using the Frankfurt theme and I have two questions about it: There are navigational circles that appear when I create subsections. They are equal to the number of pages in that section which is ...
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Mini frame navigation not drawn correctly

I want to use a trick I found in the question Beamer navigation circles without subsections? to suppress multiple lines of "frame dots" for each subsection in beamer's mini frame navigation. Instead, ...
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Customize Beamer navigational bar

The horizontal navigational bar of this beamer presentation \documentclass[utf8,compress]{beamer} \usetheme{Singapore} \setbeamertemplate{mini frames}{} \begin{document} \section{1} \subsection{a} ...
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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 show a logo in the vertical bar only if there is enough space left?

I would like to insert an additional (other than the top-left one) logo in a beamer presentation using Palo Alto theme, so that it appears in the navigation bar ONLY if there is enough space left. ...
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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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How to embed page navigation links on every page?

I need to put some of the items in Acrobat menu in the margin of every page of my document. I wonder if it can be done using, say, TikZ.
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Beamer: Arrowing forward with “split frames” and backwards with non-split frames. Is it possible?

I faced an annoying situation using the beamer class. The situation: During a presentation it is helpful to use "split" frames (produced by commands like \pause etc.). But when there is a discussion ...
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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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Beamer headline navigation [closed]

I have a question about a beamer headline. I'm not sure whether what I'm trying to do will make any sense to you but I'm going to ask it anyway. What I want is some sort of a section navigation with ...
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Beamer navigation bar with characters between sections

I'm trying to define a custom theme for beamer. I would like to have a horizontal list of all sections but with a character between them. What I have is: \setbeamertemplate{headline}[text ...
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Customizing the navigation bar

I was wondering how I can customize the sidebar such that it only shows the current section and subsections that I am currently presenting and how can I remove the navigation bar from the title slide. ...
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Highlighting of Beamer navigation bar

I have an issue with the highlighting of my navigation bar within a beamer presentation. On my computer monitor the highlighting looks quite good, but i like to have the current element of the ...
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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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Separate Beamer navigation bar for some portions of presentation

I noticed in this example that the Introduction and Conclusion have their own navigation bars so that their entries are not taking up two extra lines in the main (body) navigation bar throughout the ...
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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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Frame number right of presentation controls

I currently use \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number] to get frame numbers on my slides produced by the LaTeX beamer class. But the presentation controls are above them and not on the left and ...
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Navigation circles shown for title page with patch for no-subsections

I'm trying to create a custom theme for beamer. However, when I tried to patch the navigation circles to be automatically included without subsections (using the solution of Beamer navigation circles ...
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navigation bullets not displaying

I'm trying to use the Singapore theme with the navigation bullets on top but they do not appear unless I add a subsection within each section. Is there a way to avoid this? Here is my code: ...
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How to hide other SubSubsections in sidebar of beamerclass?

I make a translation of a 600 pages Book with the beamer class in Latex, so I have lots of Subsections and SubSubsections. I want to show all subsections of the current Section in the sidebar along ...
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Beamer: \againframe inside other frame

I'd like to repeat a certain state of a frame in beamer. Say like this: \frame[label=A]{ \begin{itemize} \item<1> foo \item<2> bar \end{itemize} } \frame{ ...
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How can I customize the “go to slide number” navigation symbol

I am using a reduced version of the navigation symbols bar that only includes \insertslidenavigationsymbol. My presentation only shows the frame numbers (instead of slide numbers) because I use many ...
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How can I get horizontal line of navigation dots in header of Singapore beamer theme?

I'm writing a presentation using the Singapore theme. The dots in the navigation bar are appearing vertically (one below the other) rather than horizontally. This is consuming a lot of space of my ...
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On inverting navigation bar and footer contents

I'm using the Frankfurt theme in beamer. It includes a sort of navigation bar with (sub-)section titles and a circle per slide in each (sub-)section. I'd like to move such a bar to the bottom of the ...
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Two-level Tree Navigation in Beamer

I'm curious what would be an effective work-around for the Beamer tree outer theme package that would allow for two-level navigation instead of the default three-level navigation. For example, I'm ...