A theme dictates some or all features of the appearance of a {beamer} presentation.

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Adjust the location and size of beamer's framebox for a custom theme

I am trying to create a simple custom beamer theme for presentations by my lab at school. Our department has a relatively nice powerpoint theme as shown below which I have for the most part ...
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How to read a beamer color from the theme? [duplicate]

I want to put some tikz drawings into my beamer slides. I would like to colour the things in the tikz drawing the same as other things in the slide. For example, I want to fill in a box with 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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Beamer metropolis theme issue

So I am trying to get metropolis beamer theme work. For some reason, it worked on my El Capitain mac with no problem using LuaLaTeX. But the exact same file does not work on my Yosemite mac. Here ...
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Problem using \alert{} in Beamer title with metropolis theme

I'm trying to emphasize some words in the title of a beamer document. Ex : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usetheme{Warsaw}%\usetheme{m}%-->problem \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to create a colour option in custom beamer theme?

I have used this answer from the question about how to design a beamer theme from scratch to design a Beamer theme to look like a university presentation (Powerpoint) template. There are 3 colour ...
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Modifying colors of beamer theme Madrid: Title, footer author box and Dates and Slides

I writing a latex presentation using madrid and beaver theme. I want to change the color of the Title of the Presentation, Background box of the institute, font color of footer title, page number and ...
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Beamer: Navigation bar jumping to last slide of first frame

I am using the Frankfurt-theme in beamer. When I use the navigation bar the presentation "jumps" to the first slide of that section (showing only "A" in the presentation, see mwe). However, usually I ...
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Add “field” to customized Beamer theme

I'm working on a beamer theme custom tailored to my needs. Now I need to introduce a custom field or tag \MYTAG, similar to \frametitle that holds certain information and may be retrieved in the ...
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How to set the theme of editor in MacTex to ambiance?

The editor theme of editor window is very annoying, and not suitable for long work. For example, but I like the ambiance theme how can I change the original theme to it?
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error: Feathergraphics/2 not found in feather theme

I have downloaded feather theme with its all four sty files and the feathergraphics but when I complile this on my system, its shows error as Feathergraphics/2 not found. I have tried many things but ...
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How can I make sure tikzexternalize doesn't to externalize my beamer theme content?

Thanks to Ulrike and Cfr, there is now a working solution! I'm still a bit curious though if it can be done in another way. Is there another way than surrounding included graphics with ...
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“Undefined control sequence” error for a symbol to `\setbox` while resetting beamer headline

In my beamer presentation I wanted to have infolines outertheme’s footline and tree outertheme’s headerline but with it displaying subtitle instead of title on the first line. So I took infolines as ...
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How to change texmaker's theme?

I downloaded texmaker and I would like to change the theme, because it hurt my eyes. From a previous question I found this theme: [formats] version=1.0 data\normal\priority=-1 data\normal\bold=false ...
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subsection numbering in headline with smoothbar theme

With the smoothbar outer theme (used by Darmstadt), I like the subsection headline, but I want to print the section and subsection number before. I've tried to modify the headline template by adding ...
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Problem with background picture in Feather theme

I am using Feather theme for my presentation. I have downloaded it from Overleaf. The original source works properly without any error but it does not show the background picture in the title and last ...
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Beamer: Frame Number in Header in Frankfurt Theme

I use the theme frankfurt in my beamer presentations. At the same time, I use \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number]in order to get frame numbers. In Frankfurtthe header is divided in two parts: ...
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Beamer custom template: Simple head- and footline and a title page

I'm preparing a talk and i don't like the available beamer themes. They all seem to bloated to me, the ones that are minimalistic are too "loose" in my opinion. I like to have a frame around the ...
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(Beamer) Navigation bar with Sections and SUBsections but without SUBSUBsections?

How do you produce a navigation bar containing the sections and subsection but excluding the subsubsections? I'm using PaloAlto theme.
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Changing font colors within a beamer theme [closed]

I'm using the Stockholm (sthlm) Beamer theme. The template for this theme shows how to use its Light Yellow font color: \setbeamercolor{sthlmLightYellow}{fg=sthlmLightYellow,bg=white} ...
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How to display all the subsections' titles in navigation bar in beamer?

I want to modify miniframes theme in order to not display the bullets, but to show in the lower bar the titles of all the subsections of the current section. I did it modifying miniframe theme file: I ...
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How to change how the frame title of a beamer slide presents the frame break number? [duplicate]

Using the allowframebreaksoption on a Beamer frame to split it up with the \framebreak command, the title gets an automatic counter. This is a very handy feature, but I have a few concerns about the ...
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How to install Beamer in Mac OS X lion?

I am brand new to LaTeX, and needed beamer package for my PowerPoint presentation. How do I install it? I have read something like this: ...
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Symbolic link in ~/texmf mystery [on hold]

I have TeX Live 2013 installed on Ubuntu 14.04 with kpathsea and I have a rather curious situation. I created a new beamer theme that I work on at ~/code/git/beamer/mytheme and then I created 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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Which theme and color should i use?

Which theme and colour of this theme should i choose to make the template that I attached?
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Frankfurt theme show total number of slides

In the Frankfurt theme, beamer package, by default in the bottom right corner is shown the page number. How can I change this so that it not only shows the page number, but also the total number of ...
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Show full section titles in beamerarticle ToC when short section titles are present

I am creating lecture notes and slides simultaneously using beamerarticle. In beamer, I'm using a theme called Berlin which puts all section titles in the slide header. Because some section titles ...
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Why does the position of my footline vary with the font size (and how can I fix it)?

I'm creating a new beamer theme which mimics an exisiting powerpoint template. I've spent quite some time to make the footlines in both types of document overlap, only to find out that the position of ...
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beamer headerline shadow? [duplicate]

I'm trying to modify shadow in headerline and I need some spaces between left and right side in footline and headline. what I have done so far: And i like similar to show in bottom image form and ...
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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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Beamer: Adding bullets to Warsaw paletter

Is there a way to add bullets, as they are desplayed in list enviroments, in the 'list' shown in the paletter, as I believe it is called, of the Warsaw theme? Since I am not sure If I have explained ...
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How to modify (default) Beamercolortheme?

I created a latex beamer presentation using "Montepellier" theme with default color theme. I need to modify this theme (I want to change the color of the upper and lower border of header - ...
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How to customize Ilmenau beamer footer to print frame numbers

I have googled this problem for hours and never found anything good for my need... I love the Ilmenau theme with red beaver color, but I can not figure out how to manage settings for it... ...
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Get rid of navigation toolbar beamer in Table of contents slide Singapore theme

Hi I´m using Singapore theme and I would like to get rid of the navigation toolbar (header and footer) in the Table of contents page using beamer. How can I do it?
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Modifying Headline in Beamer Berlin

I am trying to remove the blank space under the navigation menu and above the frame title. I can remove the entire header by including \setbeamertemplate{headline}{} but I do not want to lose the ...
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Custom Beamer theme does not arrange stuff as I expect

I am creating my own Beamer theme (let me call it mytheme in this thread) and currently working on title page. First I put the code shown below in beamerinnerthememytheme.sty, which is loaded by ...
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Where should my beamer theme be located? [duplicate]

I recently downloaded a beamer theme: {metro} I made a beamer by 1. Create folder 'presentation' 2. Copy beamer theme in 'presentation' 3. Create tex file in 'presentation' This works fine. ...
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How to change the custom color of the theme “Warsaw”?

Does anyone know how to change the dark blue in the theme Warsaw to other other colors? I tried : \setbeamercolor{title}{fg=red!80!black,bg=red!20!white} and \setbeamertemplate{title ...
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Beamer themes cannot be found / Ubuntu / I've tried every folder one can imagine

I would like to use the theme for beamer called amsterdam (\usetheme{amsterdam}). I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Tex Live 2014. I've tried to place that beamerthemeAmsterdam.sty to everywhere, but it ...
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Beamer index showing too many titles with overlays

I'm trying to create my first presentation with the beamer class. I saw that is possible to change the color (for example) of a part of text with overlays. I'm using {\alert{<...>}{text}} to ...
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How to put the thank you slide style into a beamertheme?

I have designed/hacked together a university LaTeX Beamer theme for my presentation purposes. I have pretty much everything working as it should (could be better), but now I'd like to be able to ...
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Center navigation circle bars in beamer

I am using navigation bars in the top of a beamer slide. The problem is that the circles are not centered. How can I center them with respect to the section title? My code is ...
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How to use Beamer templates and themes with LyX

I've just started using Beamer and am confused both by terminology and how to accomplish certain things in LyX. Section 6 of the Beamer class User Guide speaks of "solution templates." Section 15 ...
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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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Beamer *.sty file errors with TeXmaker and Windows 7?

I'm writing a presentation and testing it with one of the default themes of my TeX distribution (TeXLive 2013 on Windows 7) but before submitting the final work I'd like to apply my ...
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How to make a sidebar to the bottom in beamer?

I am on my way to create a beamer template according to the powerpoint template from my institute. For the theme I need the possibility to use a footline plus a left sidebar. The problem is that the ...
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Modify main slide dimensions-Beamer

I'mm making a Beamer Presentation and I would like to use as much space as possible for my slides, because I want the images that will be included to be as visible as possible. More specifically I ...
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Beamer theme with different frame types

I've been following this post to create my own theme. However, I would like to create a Beamer theme which supports different look and feel for different frame types. Here are some examples: A ...