I am using the animate package to make some nice animations from several pdfs created in R. I have 3 animations in my beamer presentation, but now I'm trying to insert the forth and I get the error:

Missing $ inserted \end{frame}.

If I replace such new animation with other it works. The code I'm using is

\begin{frame}{Deaths 1997-2013}

and just with this set of pdfs the error appears. Can somebody help me.

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    Just a guess AP_inc_ looks suspicious. Try to get rid of underscores by renaming the file. – user11232 Aug 22 '14 at 3:38
  • Thanks I changed the name of the pdfs but now the error is: Argument of \@tempc has an extra } \end{frame} – vmgarciag Aug 22 '14 at 15:25
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    try \usepackage{grffile} – user2478 Aug 24 '14 at 12:10
  • No error here after removing the quotes "...". Please prepare a minimal compilable example. – AlexG Aug 27 '14 at 9:20
  • @AlexG Care for an answer? – percusse Jul 31 '15 at 21:18

The file basename (file name AP_inc_????.pdf without frame number and extension) has to be specified without quotes:

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