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How to insert listing inside frame and between enumerate?

I'm creating a presentation and I want to add a one line code in the presentation between each itemize element. You can see below what I want to achieve. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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lecturer.tex and xetex

I am experimenting with lighter-weight alternatives to beamer, and found lecturer.tex interesting. However, it depends on PDF-specific features, thus it compiles under pdftex. If I try to use xetex I ...
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About Latex editor(s) for Powerpoint lectures? [duplicate]

What are the appropriate Latex editor(s) for Powerpoint lectures that can work in beamer platform Thanks anyway
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Convert sty-file created for prosper package for use in beamer class

is there any way of manipulating a sty-file, that was originally created to be used in the prosper-class (for presentation slides) in such way, that it easily can be used as a beamertemplate in the ...
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\setbeamertemplate no effect in **infolines** outer theme

I am attempting to modify the section in header of my beamer. I use outer theme infolines. The command \setbeamertemplate has no effect in my case. Below is my MWE: \documentclass{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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How to save a file as .fd type

I would like to prepare my presentation using 'beamer', I have installed the package from the package manager. when i run the tex file, i was asked to install "ot1mathkerncmss.fd". I downloaded the ...
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zoom in on a portion of a table in beamer [duplicate]

I have a very large table on a beamer slide that I want to show the audience first (so they get a sense of the whole thing) but then I want to zoom in on particular portions of that table. How can ...
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Change stuff after \pause

I want to achieve similar effect to this: Updating picture after \pause but I want to change the previously displayed block. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \begin{document} ...
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Software for creating beamer presentations

Lyx provide a simple Gui to create latex presentations. But has lot of limitations. Ultimately you end up using latex mark up. Is there a better program to create latex presentation similar to lyx
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How do i make a 10 part document with latex

My idea is to make a "Definitionary" divide a vertical page in 2, and then in 5 horizontally, put 10 definitions peer page. Mostly Metric Space and number theory definitions will need LATEX to become ...
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Presenting with beamer [closed]

I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to set the beamer pdf version of a presentation as something similar to that of microsoft powerpoint whereby the click of a mouse will allow one to switch to ...
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Missing bullets when itemize is justified

Good day, Why bullets disappear when an itemize list is justified? \RequirePackage{flashmovie} \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{footline} { \leavevmode% \hbox{% ...
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Beamer returns “extra \fi” errors when using versions and tikz

I am trying to use versions to generate different versions of beamer slides (for presentation and for handouts), but I always receive the following errors. Can someone tell me where the issue is? ...
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LaTeX Beamer - Temporarily increase font size of an item when using “itemize”

Does someone know how I can have larger fonts for an item during presentation. Here is what I am trying to do: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} ...
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Presentation using LyX

I want to create a presentation in LyX which can also be printed out as a 'manual'. I have seen reference to including the presentation file in a beamer article file. However, this seems to leave the ...
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Theorem and formula discrepancy

I have the following theorem declaration using asmthm \newtheoremstyle{MyStyle}{\topsep}{\topsep}{\sffamily}{}{\bfseries \scshape}{ )}{ }{} \newtheorem{Theorem}{(}[section] Which, when called, ...
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Insert an animated gif image in a `beamer` presentation [duplicate]

I have gif animated image that I want insert in a presentation that I'm building with the beamer package. I want that the image is animated also in the presentation and the only way that I know to do ...
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LaTeX Beamer Presentation Template Modifications

I was trying to make a customized Beamer Presentation template but I failed to make it complete and facing some difficulties to finalize it. May you help me to make it complete the task.. My coding ...
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Drawing callouts on top of text?

I'm putting together a presentation. My presentation style, however, often involves bright red callouts to the most important points of the text, especially when said text consists of code samples or ...
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LaTeX presentation issues on Windows machines and overhead projector?

I have just discovered that LaTeX can be used to create presentations as PDF files. My question is: once I have created the presentation as a PDF file, will it work 'out-of-the-box' on most Windows ...
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How do I increase the size of the text or the headline in beamer, LaTeX?

Is it possible to make the text bigger there? I mean, where "how" and "to increase" are written. I can't find anything about it. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[cp1251]{inputenc} ...
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Video in Beamer with multimedia, undefined control sequence

./demo.vrb:4: Undefined control sequence. \pdfmark [{\box \@tempboxa }]{pdfmark=/ANN,Subtype=/Movie,Movie=<... l.4 ...[width=\textwidth]{CNT2.png}}{CNTvideo.mov} this ...
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Replacing a whole equation in beamer

I want an equation to be replaced by another in one click in a beamer presentation. How to implement that? I was trying it by writing two exactly same consequent frames where the latter frame had ...
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using \visible without beamer.cls [closed]

Is it possible to use \visible without the beamer.cls? Or the other way around: I would like to try to build my own presentation class (very simple, it might be a kind of LaTeX exercise) but I have no ...
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Looking for a specific presentation template

Can somebody help me to find this template:
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Beamer-How to have figures replacing one another in a slide? [duplicate]

I was wondering if there is a way to have a figure in a slide that replace the previous figure. So if one has 5 figures then each figure will appear once and be replaced by the next figure. At the end ...
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How can I make a (beautiful) vertical timeline for LaTeX beamer? [duplicate]

I am currently using \usepackage{enumitem} and a list to make a horizontal time line on a single slide: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Plan for ...
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error compiling in prosper

Where is the error here : \documentclass[pdf,capsules,slideColor,colorBG]{prosper} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{tikz} \title{Espace de Sobolev ...
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superellipse with pdfliterals

I don't know if this is possible, since I know nothing about PDF literals, so can I draw a superellipse with \pdfliterals, and how? I'd like to write a presentation theme for lecturer which draws a ...
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How to put subsections in header in two rows, ie. in Malmoe theme in Beamer?

I was just wondering if it's possible to have a list of subsections in two rows instead of one. As you can see on the picture below, there is a lot of empty space that can be used for listing ...
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Poster quality math symbols/formulas presentation

I would like to start/end a lecture by displaying a slide where a short symbol or equation is displayed prominently and fills up about half the screen, hopefully to focus the attention of students. ...
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Add external bibtex to beamer presentation

I would like to separate my bibliography from my slides. However, currently the onliest version that is working is to add the the citations directly to my main file. Here is my example code: ...
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Software for creating beamer presentations?

Recently I started a teaching job, and I've been using the Beamer package in LaTeX (through ShareLaTeX) to create colourful and illustrated presentations for use in my lessons. This is an example of ...
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Beamer: Fade one entry in table

I'm using the beamer class for a presentation and have a table in which I list several outcomes that are theoretically possible. I then want to fade out those that are not common in real life. I ...
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Is there a GUI for presentations?

It could save lots of work if there was a graphical user interface (like in PowerPoint) to create presentations with beamer. Copy-pasting, or creating frames with mouse would be very convenient. ...
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How to use subsections in a powerdot presentation?

I'm using the powerdot class for create a powerdot presentation. According to the manual of the package I'm able to create a structure for the presentation using the \section{} command and it's very ...
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Home and presenting institutes in Beamer

In my first slide, I want the name of my home university, which I can get by using \institute command. I also want the name of the institute of the university where I am presenting. Is there a neat ...
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Animations in LaTeX for Presentations?

What's this about Is it possible to create animations in LaTeX for presentations? That is what kept me from using it for presentations so far. What I'm looking for especially is: Fade in Fade out ...
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Box around different slides - LaTeX Presentation Handout

I would like to make handouts for my LaTeX presentation. I read here how I can do this. \documentclass[handout]{beamer} \usepackage{pgfpages} \pgfpagesuselayout{4 on 1}[a4paper,border ...
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What your preferred workflow for creating data for print, web and presentations an efficient way?

I'm writing a businessplan in LaTeX including tables and graphs. From the paper I'm creating presentations in reveal.js, and later some of the informasjon will go on website. I can't help but feel ...
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Presentation Figure Not Working

When I try this code I get an error saying that I have an : Illegal unit of measure (pt inserted). \subsection{Energy} \begin{frame}{Energy} \begin{figure} ...
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Navigation Tree: Subsections

Problem Good evening everybody. Calling the beamer-class. Is it possible to have a navigation tree as shown in a sidebar in the header instead; i.e. showing all sections and subsections and ...
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How to add algorithm in beamer?

i am trying to add algorithm pseudo code in my beamer presentation by simply copy and pasting the code which i have used in writing my paper as follows: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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What are the available modes in beamer?

In beamer class for presentations we can use the \mode command to control what part of our text belongs to which mode. My question is how many mode are available for use?
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Creating a cloze and the solution at once with help of conditions

I'm trying to make a beamer presentation for a lecture that also contains some small exercises. So I needed TeX to create a page where there are just the questions with room between each of them for ...
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Issues with custom beamer theme

Starting from Claudio Fiandrino's answer (Design a custom Beamer theme from scratch), I'm trying to create my own beamer theme for my thesis' presentation. I'm quite satisfied with it, but I would ...
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How to continue hierarchy of bullets in new slide?

I have some hierarchy in one slide that i want to keep in the follow slide. How i can do that? Code example: \documentclass[ps,clariphy]{prosper} %% clariphy it's the company where I work. I Think ...
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beamer: \only and itemize

I would like to write somethings out of the itemize environment using \only, but to do so I need to add an item before \only<2>. Does anyone know how so solve this without adding this new item? ...
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Spell check not working in frame title and block title?

I am using beamer to make my presentation. However spell check is not checking the spellings in frame titles and block titles. How to fix it?