Making some tests to answer omit delete second bar under the navigation bar in szeged theme I found that




finishes with ! LaTeX Error: Option clash for package beamerouterthememiniframes. and I would like to understand why is it.

Szeged already load miniframes with another option but I thought that was always possible to load other themes in order to combine them.


You could pass the option explicitely to the package, which you could do even before \documentclass. Note, we use the full theme package name here:

\usetheme{Szeged} % implicitely loads miniframes
\section{A section}
\subsection{A subsection}

Szeged loads miniframes just with a footline option:


This way, miniframes will work also with your option and will not show the subsection line in the header.

  • This way, there is no need for explicit \useotertheme{miniframes} because is already included with Szeged. But, do you know why the clash error?
    – Ignasi
    Jan 31 '12 at 17:45
  • @Ignasi: right, I removed the line loading it again. I think the clash occurs because miniframes itself sets the option to true if it is not set.
    – Stefan Kottwitz
    Jan 31 '12 at 17:56

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