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Highlight current section in beamer

I'd like to highlight the current section in my table of contents on all slides which are part of the section. At the moment the section is only highlighted on the slides without subsections. ...
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Sectionnumber right in beamer

I'm fortunately allowed to use LaTeX instead of PowerPoint for a teaching lesson but I have to recreate the original design of the PowerPoint slides. Now I need to bring the section numbers on ...
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1answer
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LaTeX Beamer: Frame outside sections - additional problem with outline between sections

I refer you to this answer to a similar question. I want exactly what the author of that post wanted, namely a slide with no section in the navigation bar highlighted for that slide. I find that the ...
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Display beamer headline in frames conditional on section and subsection environments

I'm trying to create a beamer presentation (in LyX) where frames conditionally display a headline containing section and subsection navigation depending on (a) whether a frame is in a section ...
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Frame titles for PDF chapters in Beamer [duplicate]

Pardon me if this question has been duplicated elsewhere, I'm still coming to terms with tex terminology. I am generating a presentation in Beamer. I like the use of PDF chapters to navigate between ...
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How to display partial TOC (only one section at a time)?

I already know how to print an Outline with only the current section. What I'd like to do is to have an Outline slide with some extra info (for instance, a publication) below each section of TOC. I ...
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Subsection as Frametitle with no visible subsection in beamer [duplicate]

I am trying to have subsection of beamer as frametitle. I have until now achieve what is pasted below. Problem is it is showing both subsection (in smaller font) and then subsection as Frametitle in ...
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Different background for section page in Beamer

On this picture you can see a titlepage, a section page and a content page done in Powerpoint: How to modify this code so that the section page has the background shown on the image? I can do the ...
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2answers
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Assembling multiple beamer slide decks into “book” with “chapters” and TOC

I have a number of related beamer slide decks that I'd like to print as a bound handout "book". My file layout is as follows: A general include file (include.tex) used by most other files: ...
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1answer
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bookmarksnumbered option of hyperref in beamer document

I wanted to put section numbers in pdf bookmarks of a beamer document. But section numbers didn't show up. What is the problem? \documentclass{beamer} \hypersetup{ bookmarksnumbered=true } ...
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1answer
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\AtBeginSection in other document classes like article or book

I understand that there is \AtBeginSection in beamer class which allows us to execute a set of commands at the start of each section. As we find in beamer guide, \AtBeginSection[⟨special star ...
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Beamer section page and show notes for every page

I want to have a notepage for every single page, even if it will be empty. This I accomplished with the help of this answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/11724/36296 But now, I have the problem, ...
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Custom TOC in beamer - customizing the TOC layout [duplicate]

At the moment I'm developing a corporate identity for the beamer class of my institute. In fact a power point solution is available and I'm trying to rebuild a tex-friendly version. However, at the ...
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Call the current section name from within a subsection

I'm within a beamer presentation (again) and trying to get a frame title to automatically print the title of the section from within a subsection. The code (with example of what I'd like to do) looks ...
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Difference between \section{} and \section*{} in Beamer

I get a little confused about the difference between \section{} and \section*{} in Beamer. Could you please explain in detail with examples.
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1answer
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Only section heads in table of contents

I'm new to making LaTeX presentation. I'm using beamer type as documentclass. After the title slide, I have the table of contents slide. Now in the table of contents slide I don't want to show the ...
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Why does Beamer's table of contents items link to the second slide in a section?

When I include a table of contents in a Beamer slide show, each section entry in the TOC ends up linking to the second slide in that section. I would have expected it to link to the first slide. What ...
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2answers
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Beamer table of contents custom bullets: Long section titles do not align

I have redefined the table of contents bullets in my slides to a circled number. However, long section titles which span more than one line do not align with the text from the previous line but with ...
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Why are Beamer subsubsections evil?

The Beamer manual claims, under "Guidelines for Creating Presentations": Do not use subsubsections, they are evil. Why? There's no further explanation. Is it simply because subsubsections are ...
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1answer
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Automatically generate section title slides in beamer?

Is there a way to get beamer to automatically stick in a slide with a centered title whenever I use \section{title} or \subsection{title} or (heaven forbid) \subsubsection{title}? I'm hoping some ...
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1answer
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Blank slides at beginning of sections with Philex/Linguex and Beamer

I use the Philex package for linguistic examples. I've found that if I load it with Beamer I get a blank slide at the beginning of each section (see my MWE). This isn't just a Philex problem, because ...
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1answer
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Just a part of TOC must be shown, beamer

Before I start talking about a new section, I would like to show de TOC whereby the part (section) that I will talk about is shown? So I would like that the rest is only vague opposite the section I ...
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1answer
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Using AtBeginSection and againframe to make custom section transitions

I am trying to make a custom slide to use as an inter-sectional slide in order to replace the more typical code: \AtBeginSection{ \begin{frame}[c,plain,noframenumbering] ...
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How make a picture slideshow [duplicate]

I would like to use beamer class as backbone for my presentation. However, I encountered a problem. My wish is to put pictures on it and for LaTeX to decide their placement and divide them on frames ...
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1answer
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Beamer Presentation: Show TOC at beginning of Unnumbered Subsection (Subsection*)

I am making slides for an upcoming presentation using the default beamer ornate template. Part of the template lets me show the Table of Contents when transitioning into a new subsection (included ...
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Creating fancy section pages for Beamer

I am currently struggling to create fancy-looking section pages in Beamer to achieve the following layout: Based on my question on the matching TOC (fancy-table-of-contents-for-beamer) I came up ...
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votes
1answer
843 views

Beamer \tableofcontents does not display the correct section number after \setcounter{section}{…}

I use beamer to make presentations for my lectures (I despise PowerPoint). Each presentation represents one chapter of the textbook. Therefore, I need the section numbers in the beamer presentation ...
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1answer
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Stylesheet changes and section alignment in beamer

I'm currently using Berkeley theme for my presentation using LaTeX beamer. Question1: I have multiple sections within the presentation but I do not want the sections to appear on the title page. I ...
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1answer
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Show ToC of only a section in beamer (completely hide other subsections)

I'm using beamer for a presentation. What I want is that whenever a section o subsection starts, it completely hides other subsections that are outside the section in the ToC. I mean, for example if ...
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1answer
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Make a heading in beamer

I would like to have the ability to add "headings" to content in my beamer slides. By heading I just mean slightly larger text that automatically breaks the row and adds some margins to the ...
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1answer
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amsmath “\substack”-command in section title

I do use the \substack-command in text for creating a small (2,1)-Vector. Unfortunately it does not work in the title of a section. Here a minimal example, which does not work: ...
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1answer
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section title in \frametitle beamer

I want to create a new environment, from frame environment, but I want to add the command \frametitle so it shows the title of the current section. Anyone have any idea how to do.
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1answer
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Change the \frametitle font size; height also affected?

I want to change only the \frametitle font size. Changing this, is the height of the frame title going to decrease also? Because I want that. I'm using the Warsaw theme.
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votes
1answer
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beamer color settings for section names in the header

This guide explains how to produce dynamic headers, where the current section is highlighted. But how can I control the color used for highlighting? (to save space I've set the header's font size ...
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votes
1answer
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Slider ticker on beamer runs off page

I am creating a presentation using the beamer class and the Singapore theme, however I have so many sections that the slide ticker bar at the top runs off the edge of the page. Is there a way to make ...
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1answer
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LaTeX Beamer: Frame outside sections?

At the end of a Beamer presentation, I want a "Thank you for your attention"-slide that is not part of the sections in my presentation. More specifically, I want no section in the navigation bar to be ...
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votes
1answer
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Beamer: suffix equivalent frametitles with a counter or index?

I wonder how to suffix equivalent frametitles with a counter or index. So for example, when I would have two slides with the same \frametitle (e.g. "Marvelous title"), it should result in Marvelous ...
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1answer
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How do one reset the section numbers in beamer?

I want to reset the section numbers when a part in beamer starts. So I tried: \setcounter{section}{0} That does not work. So after searching I found this: \makeatletter ...
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votes
2answers
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Beamer presentation: List of frames within a section / part with the use of [allowframebreaks]

Please see Beamer presentation: List of frames within a section / part. I have copy-pasted Gonzalo Medina's example code below. Uncommenting the [allowframebreaks] or using it in any other frame that ...
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votes
1answer
691 views

beamer's tableofcontents links to the wrong slide [duplicate]

I compiled the following code 3 times to get the table of contents. The problem is that section names links to wrong slides. A links to B1 and B links to B2. So, it's wrong by one slide. How can I fix ...
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1answer
358 views

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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votes
1answer
208 views

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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votes
1answer
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Second section/title in middle of beamer frame?

I want to have a second section within a single beamer frame, to visually separate two concepts. Basically I want the frame to be two half-height frames (excluding the bits within the header/footer). ...
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votes
1answer
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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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votes
2answers
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error with bold font in section title with beamer

I am getting errors when compiling a LaTeX document with the beamer (v3.13) class when using bold shape in a title section: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \section{The \textbf{Section} ...
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votes
2answers
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How can you change what \frame{\sectionpage} does in beamer?

I am using beamer to make a presentation. I would like to have a page after I start a new section with only the section title on it. When I use the command \frame{\sectionpage} I end up getting a ...
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votes
2answers
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How to change subsection title within a frame through overlay in beamer?

On a given beamer slide with three bullet points that are uncovered sequentially, I want the subsection title to alternate with every new bullet that shows up. ...
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votes
1answer
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using \textit in \section{} with beamer class

For a presentation using the beamer class (MiKTeX 2.8 with TeXnicCenter on Windows Vista) I need to have the italicized title of a book in a section heading. When I use \textit{...} or \emph{...} ...
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votes
1answer
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Skipping outline table of contents of some sections in beamer

I'm trying to make a table of contents for a beamer presentation, and I want to have the outline show up for every section except the first. Right now I'm using: \AtBeginSection[] { ...
2
votes
1answer
411 views

Behavior of starred section in beamer

In a LaTeX article, \section* behaves like this: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \begin{document} \section*{Not numbered} \thesection % --> 0 \section{Numbered} \thesection % --> 1 \end{document} ...