eg: \pgfdeclareimage[width=1.0\paperwidth]{header-logo}{ru_header}

How to declare my own header in beamer, \pgfdeclareimage syntax and I have doubt what is {header logo} and {ru_header}.?

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The syntax is:

\pgfdeclareimage[<dimen>]{<name>}{<file name>}

With this the logo is available with the name <name>. Now you can place the logo using


Where this logo is placed is decided by the theme being used. Here is an example:


Here example-image-a is the image file.




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If you want, you can include the image directly using \includegraphics like:


In your question header-logo is the name in which your logo is available for use and ru_header is the name of the image file.

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