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Map slide number to source file

Hy, guys! I prepared more than 160 beamer draft slides for a Course articulated in 10, three hour, classes. It is a draft version: I plan to change some portions in the next weeks. My source is ...
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How to change the bottom bar structure in Beamer

I have question about the bottom bar. The structure(style) of the bottom bar differ by different theme setting. For example: Dividing into two parts with different colors One single ...
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Landscape orientation and page centring in seminar class

I am trying to get a grip on the basics of the seminar document class to write presentations (I would usually use Beamer but don't have the choice in this case). All I really need is for the document ...
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How customize title page in beamer?

I'd like to create a title page for a presentation with beamer like this. I saw something about modifying the inner theme but I don't understand how to place the logo of the university and the ...
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How to get 16:9 aspect ratio output with powerdot document class?

I am using the powerdot document class for generating a presentation file. Unfortunately it outputs a 4:3 document with the default paper=screen option. Is there some way to generate a true 16:9 ...
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Equations not working in beamer

I'm trying to include equations into my beamer presentation, however every time i do it says that it has exited with errors. I have tried using \begin{equation} and \end{equation} and have also ...
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Accented characters in presentation template

I'm doing a presentation for my class so I downloaded the KOMA-Script presentation. The problem is that I'm spanish, so I need accents of my proper language. I have \usepackage[english]{babel} and I'...
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Speaker notes beamer - Windows/Linux [duplicate]

I'm making a presentation of thesis in beamer, but I want to include speaker notes. I see in other publications that I can use \note , but the slides appear side by side in the same screen, and don't ...
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Beamer theme customization: modifying frankfurt [duplicate]

I personally like the Beamer theme `Frankfurt', however for longer presentations with a lot of slides/sections I'm finding that the header space where the sections and the slide dots are listed is not ...
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LaTeX article to Prezi-style zooming dia -presention?

Prezi is a proprietary software here. I found beamer, powerdot, HA -prosper, prosper, slides and seminar. Which one or something similar should I use to create something like Prezi-style zooming dia ...
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Using `\State` inside `beamercolorbox` causes error Missing \endcsname inserted

I have a frame in my beamer presentation. Inside a frame I have an algorithmic in a minipage. Inside that algorithmic I have the following to highlight an ares in the algorithm. \documentclass[11pt]{...
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Explanatory bubbles in beamer

In the MWE below I want to place an "explanatory bubble" (see picture inserted below) pointing to the word "Integer" in the 8th line (the bubble should superimpose the text, a transparency effect such ...
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How to fit an image next to presentation title?

How to make the most out of an image, without resizing the title of the presentation? Here is what I have so far, where I have the image below the title (etc.) and I resized it to 0.2: \...
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How to set the overlay in this KOMA-Script Presentation?

The following is the template which I am using for my presentation. According to this link, This template did not come with overlays. And I want to set some overlays for my presentation, since it is ...
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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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Beamer presentation not splitting frames properly on contents page

I'm working on a presentation on beamer, however my table of contents is slightly too large for one slide, I have tried including allowframebreaks in, however this just pushes it to the next slide ...
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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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Any suggestions for LaTeX based presentation packages [duplicate]

I am looking for feedback on presentation (slides/transparencies) latex related packages based on experience of people preparing presentations using LaTeX (and family). Is beamer the best choice or ...
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Color aliases in lecturer.tex

It is my understanding that lecturer.tex uses its own strategy to manage named colors, but I would like to manage my own color palettes, so that I can just "switch" them; so, I would need an "alias" ...
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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} \mode<presentation&...
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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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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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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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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 is ...
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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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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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Insert second slide with Lyx and Beamer

I am trying to create a presentation in LyX using Beamer. I am using LyX 2.1.0. I created a new document, and selected Document -> Settings -> Document Class -> Presentations -> Beamer. ...
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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} \begin{frame}...
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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{% \insertframenumber{...
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Beautiful presentations done with TeX and related systems

I recently had to persuade a fellow student that you can create beautiful presentations with LaTeX and beamer. Luckily, I already had some examples. But I'm sure that there are better presentations, ...
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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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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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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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Sans serif font with distinguished capital I for math.

I work a lot with matrix algebra. I also give a lot of presentations. It'd be nice to have a good sans serif font to use for both. Currently, my choice is the bitstream vera sans with math package: ...
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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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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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Graphical interface for generating presentation slides

Is there a good graphical interface, similar to PowerPoint or LibreOffice Impress, for generating presentation slides? When writing documents I prefer to write my text and LaTeX-markups using a text-...
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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} \usepackage[T2A]...
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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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