Related to my previous question about beamer, now I have another one:

  • How to change the color on the head shaded from the light gray to the light green.

Head shaded

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    This colour, and the hader/footer colours (both foreground and background) aswell are driven by pallete primary, pallete secondary and pallete tertiary and can be (re)defined. by \setbeamercolor command.
    – Crowley
    May 13, 2013 at 15:52
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    It's a good practise to ask only one question per query. TeX.SX starter guide. So please remove one. May 13, 2013 at 15:57
  • I found this link cpt.univ-mrs.fr/~masson/latex/Beamer-appearance-cheat-sheet.pdf It shows color palettes commands, but there is not presented about head shaded. palette primary palette secondary palette tertiary palette quaternary palette sidebar primary palette sidebar secondary palette sidebar tertiary
    – Langevin
    May 13, 2013 at 16:01

1 Answer 1


The answer can be derived from your previous question.

The frame title is defined by:


So the specification sets the foreground (fg). To specify the background (bg) add


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