From Splitting TOC into two columns on single frame in beamer, I'd like to know whether it is possible to control the position of the breaking point between column 1 and column 2?

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Apparently, \addtocontents also works with the beamer class. Use \newpage (not \clearpage!) to force a column break.





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An excellent solution has been posted here:



As you can see, the break points are manual here (using the sections= parameter). Furthermore, this solution avoids all the vertical alignment problems of the other multicols solutions I have seen here so far, where the second column would often not start at the top.

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