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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 shrink=5mm,...
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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} \includegraphics[width=1]{...
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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} \mode<presentation&...
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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?
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using tikzpicture environment in sharelatex presentation beamer

I want to show some plots in a thesis presentation . I made the graphs in a sharelatex thesis template, but the presentation beamer cannot compile me. please suggest me the usepackages to run it. ...
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Different Aspect Ratios: Notes vs. Slides

I created a presentation using LaTeX Beamer and I'd like to present it using SplitShow. Using an embedded .nav file in my PDF, I can use SplitShow's interleaved mode to display the slides on the ...
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Margins for the whole slide in Beamer?

I want to make a Beamer presentation with white margins at the edges, so the whole slide would be affected by these margins (including the color bars for my Berlin beaver theme, for example). So there ...
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Beamer: drawing a rectangle that does not overlay the navigation bar

I am trying to draw a blue filled rectangle on half of the slide space. However, I do not want it to overlay the navigation bar. The following figures illustrate the current situation: The title page ...
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Colour correcting a presentation for a projector

Projectors are notoriously bad at showing images and I'm wondering if anyone has been able to correct the colours/brightness in a pdf to compensate for this? In my case I've got access to the ...
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How to personalize the sidebar in Beamer? [duplicate]

I am creating my own beamer theme while I am very new at beamer. I wish to add in the the sidebar, if possible at a specific position, (towards the end of the sidebar) a sort rectangle inside of it I ...
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Customizing navigation bar in beamer

I would like to customize the navigation bar (I'm using smoothbars) in beamer but I do not know how to proceed. To be more precise, I would like that all sections that appear on the navigation bar to ...
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help navigation buttons beamer sidebar [duplicate]

I am working on my own theme, using beamer and I wish to add navigation buttons to the sidebar. Could you indicate me of how to do it ? Thanks
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How to create custom sidebar of your own beamer theme?

I am trying to create my own beamer theme and wish to create a right sidebar having the same hight as the slides. Unfortunately this is not the case. \useoutertheme[right]{sidebar} \setbeamercolor{...
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How to make a right side progress bar in LaTeX?

I liked the bar of the first answer in this question: Progress bar for latex-beamer so my question is if there is a way to put this progress bar in the right/left side of the slides. Thanks.
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How to get this type of slide in beamer[content with caption]?

How can I get this type of style with beamer?: thanks in advance
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Use onslide together with tcolorbox to show four pictures on the same slide

My problem is that, I've two columns slides that contain tcolorbox of each side which in turn include a figure. I tried using the \onslide command to show the four picures. This my code: \...
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Interactive Beamer presentation with Clicks and Arrows

I watched a nice presentation here about atrial fibrillation with interactive features. I would like to have similar features too. Code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{enumerate} \usetheme{...
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how to point to a picture with descriptive text in latex presentation?

Hopefully, my question describes what I need. I want to add small colored box contains text or equation describing a picture in a presentation, I want the picture to come first, then the box, which ...
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What is best Latex template could be used for presentation? [closed]

I'm looking for good template that I can use to make my MS thesis presentation defense, I think there are many, but if some used to do good presentation for PHD or MS thesis defense, can provide some ...
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Label in \frame options, disable allowframebreaks in beamer

The \includeonlyframe{...} does not work, when allowframebreaks is used together with label in \frame options. When removing label, it works fine. See MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \includeonlyframes{...
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Template/package for preparing notes for a blackboard talk?

Sometimes I like to TeX up my notes for a blackboard talk (which I will print out and bring to my talk, not to distribute, but just for my own reference). However the default classes like article are ...
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Powerpoint live presentation functionalities with LaTex beamer?

For most presentations, I find it easier to use LaTex than Powerpoint. However, one feature I really miss with LaTex is the handful of presentation functionalities of Powerpoint. Basically, while the ...
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have problem with warsaw theme!

The title of my work is quite large but it shows only half of it in toolbar when i use warsaw theme! is there any way to correct this like make it double line or something ? \documentclass{beamer} \...
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why my time shows up in another language than english?

I use the following code but the date is written not in english \documentclass[12pt] {beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usepackage[utf8] {inputenc} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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How to insert three images in one slide?

I am having a problem with inserting three images to one slide There is one similar question How to put 3 figures in one slide in beamer? However, this one is when one wants to put text there. ...
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how to change a colour of a specific word in a line?

Actually I want to change colour of specific word in a line in a presentation \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \begin{document} \begin{frame} What I have here \begin{itemize} ...
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how to insert three figures in a presentation?

I want to insert three figures in a presentation, is anybody have any suggestion ? one on top and two side by side in down. I would like to first show the two down and after the one in top appear. ...
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Beamer - berkley - sidebar - overflows

My Beamer sidebar overflows as in this picture Is the only solution to give optional short titles, or is there another way? Thanks Minimal Working Example \documentclass{beamer} \mode<...
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Error using beamer package

I'm trying to make a presentation with the beamer package, and my code was working fine yesterday. However today I'm getting a strange error. Below is my LaTeX code, which was working with TeXstudio, ...
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Which types of effect can I put in a presentation using LaTeX? [closed]

I used to make my presentation with PowerPoint and Keynote which both were easy but this LaTeX is driving me crazy since you should add anything you want in a hard way! In fact, I have tried to ...
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What is the easiest way to mimic an existing PowerPoint template using Beamer?

For my thesis defense I am required to adhere to my university's official PowerPoint template. Because I have a lot of equations and PowerPoint is a pain, I would like to do my presentation using ...
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fade a picture and bring up others in a presentation

Actually, I have seen some presentation that an image fade and other 3 images appeared there. or one image went smaller in top and two images appeared in down of a page Is there anyone know how to ...
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How to add rewind function to a mp4 on a presentation in Latex using Mac

I have been searching and trying to add a video in a presentation. NONE of the solution was useful. I have a macbook pro and I installed the TeXShop of course. can anybody help me to do it ? Please ...
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Normal text is invisible when using beamer with notes and XeLaTeX

I'm using beamer with xelatex to prepare a talk. If I switch on notes on right I'm experiencing strange behaviour: When using csqoutes in the title, all normal text afterwards becomes invisible (or ...
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State-of-the-art presentation package in LaTeX (as of 2015)? [closed]

Haven't made any presentation in LaTeX for a while. Is Beamer still the best choice? Any new stuffs available?
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Command showing note page of the next frame

This question is based when I read the answer of... Note page showing the next frame I was wondering if it is possible just to define a command like \insertslideintonotes{<scale>} which then ...
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Problem with pdfpc and latex-beamer presentations

I have a figure which uses pattern. The same behavior I notice with one of the examples of pgfplots, http://pgfplots.sourceforge.net/pgfplots.pdf page 211. When I use envince everything looks normal ...
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What is the easiest way to produce a dynamic (two-theme) Beamer presentation?

First, allow me provide you with a little bit of context. Recently, I have started working on preparing presentation slides for my upcoming Ph.D. dissertation defense. The discipline is information ...