1

I try with following code, but have many errors... Am I need to install special things for create presentation? It has any special steps for starting and executing? I tried a lot. But, I could't run a simple code so far....

\documentclass[ Options]{prosper}
\title{ aa}
\subtitle{ ss}
\author{ ccc} 
\institution{ssf }
\slideCaption{sfsf }

\begin{document}
\maketitle
\begin{slide} [transition] { title }
Material for the slide
\end{slide}

\overlays{n}{
\begin{slide} [transition] {  title }
Material for the slide
\end{slide}
}
\end{document}
  • Did you run it with these 'fillers' in (such as Options), or did you use real values here? – Joseph Wright May 11 '13 at 13:09
  • 11
    The prosper class is old and has largely been replaced by the powerdot class. However, both of these classes require compilation with latex+dvips (as opposed to pdflatex) since they make extensive use of Postscript commands. If you've never used a LaTeX presentation class before, I would recommend beamer over powerdot. Most people here prefer it. See Which package to use for presentations ? Beamer, Prosper, or Other for some discussion. – Alan Munn May 11 '13 at 13:09
  • @JosephWright I used above same code .used 'Options' word .Is it wrong? – Emalka May 11 '13 at 13:37
  • 1
    The beamer manual has a wonderful tutorial. See also Simple Beamer Template for Total Beginners. – Alan Munn May 11 '13 at 14:16
  • 1
    @Emalka: beamerwas made for pdflatex, so just run pdflatex on the file. If you have to use pstricks in your slides, have a look at powerdot. – Uwe Ziegenhagen May 11 '13 at 15:16
4

As mentioned in the comments above prosper is pretty outdated. Have a look at the following beamerexample.

\documentclass[english]{beamer}

\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
\usepackage{babel}
\usetheme{AnnArbor}

\author{Jane Doe}
\title{My first presentation}
\subtitle{foobar}

\begin{document}

\section{First section}

\frame{
\maketitle
}


\frame{
\frametitle{Hello World}

\begin{itemize}
\item abcde
\item fghij
\item klmno
\end{itemize}

\begin{enumerate}
\item 1234
\item 5678
\item 9012
\end{enumerate}
}

\end{document}

beamer

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.