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1answer
43 views

beamer and ams symbols

I would like to use some ams symbol in my presentation, like arrows or aother kind of symbol. When I use the command \ding with the relative code for display the symbol, I receive an error during the ...
3
votes
2answers
109 views

Two consecutive greater-than signs

How do I produce the output >> in a LaTeX Beamer presentation? When I write >> or \textgreater\textgreater, I get this symbol, which I believe to be the guillemet(»): I do not want this ...
6
votes
2answers
205 views

How to insert Horizontal cut in delta symbol?

How do we write the Greek delta symbol with a cut in it as in \hbar (which produces a cut in h)?
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0answers
363 views

maketitle error “Missing $ inserted” (accent character)

I am using LaTeX beamer for my presentation. When I use accent character "ľ" in \title, it throw an error Missing $ inserted. I am using \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}. Funny is, that if I use the same ...
5
votes
2answers
215 views

Why is \blitza displayed as a psi in beamer?

This is my code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb, amsthm} \usepackage{ulsy} \begin{document} \frame{ \begin{align*} \blitza \end{align*} } ...
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votes
2answers
125 views

set character/symbol from a particular font instead of bullet in beamer

I am using fontspec and beamer and would like to change the bullet symbol of "itemize" to a given character. I have tried \setbeamertemplate{itemize item}[] Before and after \begin{document}, ...
6
votes
1answer
247 views

How to change thanks symbol in beamer

My code is \documentclass[14pt]{beamer}% http://ctan.org/pkg/beamer \let\Tiny\tiny% http://tex.stackexchange.com/q/58087/5764 \usetheme{Berkeley} \usepackage[timeinterval=1]{tdclock} \makeatletter ...
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votes
1answer
388 views

Warnings with beamer class and itemize

I'm getting the following annoying warnings: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `OT1/cmss/m/n' in size <4> not available (Font) size <5> substituted on input line 16. ... LaTeX ...
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votes
2answers
2k views

Mathematical symbols- a thick bigger question mark

I would need to get in Beamer presentation a thick bigger question mark. How is it possible to make it?
9
votes
1answer
540 views

How to customise (e.g. make thicker) the end-proof symbol in Beamer?

I would like to change the symbol for the end of proofs (the square) used in Beamer. It is quite thin, not very visible in some colorthemes. How can I have a thicker border and still in the structure ...
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5answers
7k views

Something between \frownie and \smiley

Inside a beamer presentation, I would like to compare and contrast several alternatives. For each, I would like to highlight the "pros" (with a \item[\Large\smiley]), the "cons" (with a ...
6
votes
1answer
2k views

Greek character in Beamer document title

I need to include the Greek letter sigma in the title of my Beamer presentation. When I use $\sigma$ to obtain the symbol (which works fine in other LaTeX document titles), I receive the warning ...
6
votes
2answers
540 views

Draw the LaTex beamer article symbol

How do I draw the little article symbol from LaTeX beamer's bibliography section somewhere else in my beamer presentation? I want to use it as a bullet symbol for a normal list.
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2answers
5k views

How to get rid of navigation symbols in beamer?

When creating presentations in beamer, those little symbols that you can click on and will take you to different parts of your presentation are automatically included on your slides. I don't like ...