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I have to prepare a beamer presentation, but depending on the audience, during the presentation I might decide to skip some material. Is there a way to do this without having to skip quickly through the slides? I seem to remember that there was a command, but I forgot what it was and anyway I never succeeded in having it work. Thanks for your help!

  • Never worked with beamer presentation, but have you tried the hyperref package and \label and \ref? – Shade Apr 3 '18 at 16:39
  • Ok, thanks. It was not what I was looking for but perhaps it works. Thank you to you and to Patrick. – Tanda Apr 3 '18 at 20:52
  • if you give us an MWE, we can have a more sorrow look into it. With the question you've asked, hyperref is a completely satisfying solution. – Shade Apr 3 '18 at 21:11
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Beamer offers a variety of navigation buttons for such purposes. Together with the \hyperlink command they can be used to conveniently jump to other slides or frames.

\documentclass{beamer}

\begin{document}
\begin{frame}
1

\hyperlink{foo}{\beamerskipbutton{skip slide}}

\end{frame}

\begin{frame}
2
\end{frame}

\begin{frame}[label=foo]
3
\end{frame}
\end{document}

For more examples, please see section 11.1 Adding Hyperlinks and Buttons from the beamer user guide.

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You could use the hyperref package and create references to the slides you want to view.

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