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Beamer: problems with \only, \pause, and fixed spacing

I have a slide with three blocks, say 1, 2, 3a, and 3b, where 3a and 3b have exactly the same height (they are the same equation with some change of variable). I want to use \pause and \only to obtain ...
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How can I compile a beamer presentation with pauses in same page?

I want to compile my presentation, but as I have the pauses codes, \begin{itemize} \item <1- | alert@1> \item <2- | alert@2> \end{itemize} I wanted to do it in the same page. I was looking for ...
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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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textpos and pause result in wrong order in beamer

I use a textpos textblock in a beamer document. I want to display content step by step, but the slides are in wrong order. example code: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Beamer with Tikz graphs

Following this question of mine, I now need to make a presentation using Beamer. If you look at the plot below, it has some values on the arrows namely p1, 1-p1, ... I want to put the graph structure ...
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How to have an itemized list in beamer conditionally appear

I would like to have an itemized list of points with follow-up points appearing once I am taking about that item. My guess is that this is going to need something like a pause, overlay, or the \only ...
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Coloring text between pauses in beamer

I use a lot of pauses. I would like to set something globally so that the most recent slide highlights (by bolding, making red, etc) the text that just appears. These lectures have many slides to them ...
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Taking a detour or choosing a sequence of slides “on the fly”

I have a beamer presentation to describe a very rough overview of my project, but I abstract out the details. However, I would like to show details on slides in case someone asks me questions. Since I ...
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Using \pause with graphics animation

How can I hide the animation in my code?. I use this image (.gif). \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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\pause does not not work with \only

Why does \pause do not work with \only in this code? \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage[applemac]{inputenc}%les accents ...
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Upper limit on the number of pause commands in a frame

Is there any upper limit on the number of pause commands in a frame in beamer, when it is used along with the \only<>{} command ?. I have a simple beamer example with 14 pause commands, but the ...
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Equivalent of beamer pause for other document classes

Is there some way to obtain the same functionality as the beamer \pause command, but for any kind of document class?
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Cell coloring (highlighting) with in-out effects in a table in beamer

I need cell coloring (or highlight effect) in a cell of a table in beamer after a click (I mean, I am planning to talk about something in that frame and I will emphasize just a number in a cell at the ...
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Beamer pause and grey not in order

I have a slide that is produced by the following codes: \begin{frame}[plain] \begin{itemize} \item Current work 0 \item Future works 1 \item Future works 2 \begin{center} ...
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The use of \pause in beamer is causing the unnecessary addition of headers

I'm trying to use Beamer to create a presentation however I've got a problem when trying to use \pause to create an overlay. The following is the code I'm working with... \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Make all elements in pause cleared (Beamer)

I have more than two elements in one frame that I would like to have in \pause. But the \pause make me appear only the next element cleared. I want that all elements in the same frame in pause appear ...
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\pause functionality changed in texlive2012 compared with texlive2011?

I recently upgraded from texlive2011 to texlive2012. The transition was relatively smooth, but today, I found one problem. In my beamer slides, under texlive2011 distribution, the following ...
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4 images on a frame appearing each a a time - fine tuning beamer

I have a figure which consists of 4 plots, Full figure here, and I want to have them appearing one by-one in the presentation (from left to right, top to bottom). I managed to do this by including ...
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Showing a text after an itemize[<+->] with \pause creates double slide

I've come across some strange interaction between overlay specification and \pause. Basically I have an itemize and after some text(or block). I want to step through the itemize and after that show ...
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How to sync Beamer notes and pause commands?

I want to use \pause in my lecture notes, and I want a notes-only version that uncovers different notes before each pause. I thought of using the \note<.>{"my note"} syntax, because my ...
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In beamer, how to use \pause inside \only

I want to use \pause inside \only as in the example below. Sometimes it works well (see slides 2 and 3), but sometimes it doesn't (see slides 5 and 6). Why? \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Beamer - Using \pause within lstlisting

I am preparing a beamer presentation and using the lstlisting environment in order to put in code. However, I would like to use the \pause command within lstlisting. By definition that is not ...
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\pause and \framebreak in the same frame

I'm trying to use \pause and \framebreak in the same frame and it does not work. The reason why I need that is that I'm writing a proof over several slides but don't want the stuff showing up all at ...
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How to omit a single pause when using \beamerdefaultoverlayspecification{<+->} command

I just started using Texlipse as my Latex environment, and in it's default presentation settings I discovered a wonderful command that lets me omit all the \pause commands in my presentation. By ...
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How to disable beamer's dimming of covered text

In Beamer, when you use \pause \uncover, or <+-> with itemize, the text that is covered is dimmed. But that could be distracting since people can still read ahead. Is there a way to disable this ...
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How to create step by step annotated programming tutorial in LaTeX?

(question inspired by How to create a crossword puzzle in LaTeX? and provided solutions) How to make in most comfortable way in LaTeX (I use pdfLaTeX, but I am open for LuaTeX solutions) annotated, ...
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Spacing in beamer seems to change when \pause is added

beamer seems to sometimes add vertical space when I add \pause commands; an example is below. Is there some way to avoid that? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Without pause: ...
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How to pause figures in beamer

I would to \pause two different images (as I can to do with text). This is the ideal code: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Copenhagen} \setbeamercovered{dynamic} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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LaTeX listing counter counts with every \pause-command?

I'm writing a TeX-File for a beamer presentation and have a problem with the \pause-command and the listing counter: The Listing counter increments its count with every \pause command – although I ...
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\pause in tikzpicture breaks footline

I've discovered that you can \pause within a tikzpicture, which works well until I switched the theme to one with a footline. I've created a "test case" that illustrates the problem. ...
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Equation numbering problems in AMSMath environments with \pause

I'm writing a beamer presentation, and trying (unsuccessfully) to use \pause to step through a numbered array of equations, with the equations appearing in turn, and the corresponding numbers ...
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Beamer \pause with TikZ

Is there a way to introduce parts of a tikzpicture with \pause or similar in Beamer without resorting to incrementally redrawing the tikzpicture over multiple frames? Intercalating TikZ draw commands ...
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Problem with beamer's \pause in alignments

I have the following code, (edit:) now without aligned. \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \setbeamercovered{transparent} } \begin{document} \begin{frame} \[ \begin{cases} ...
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\pause messes up the page layout

I'm having a frame in beamer which compiles just right when I do not use pauses (\pause). However, when I pause the different list items, the last items do not appear on the frame anymore (actually, ...