I have made a beamer presentation for my Zoom conference. Is there a way I can share only the slides and not my notes using zoom platform? I plan to open the slides with the Dual-Screen PDF viewer.

  • Could you post an example ? I've never used beamer notes
    – BambOo
    Commented May 12, 2020 at 17:46
  • @BambOo check this out
    – Y_gr
    Commented May 13, 2020 at 7:53
  • Frankly this seems to be very viewer specific...
    – BambOo
    Commented May 13, 2020 at 11:05
  • Did you manage to do what you wanted ?
    – BambOo
    Commented May 15, 2020 at 18:21
  • Not really. I think its because of how zoom works and how the dpviewer occupies immediately the screens.
    – Y_gr
    Commented May 28, 2020 at 9:45

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When you choose to "share" in a Zoom session, you should be given an option of sharing a single window or sharing an entire screen/desktop.

Use one of the tools specified in existing questions/answers like mine, How to share a beamer PDF by teleconference (Zoom/etc) using the "show notes on second screen" option?, or this one, Is there a specialized Pdf viewer for Latex-Beamer presentations on Linux?

These can display the audience material and the presenter material separately, each in windows that can be sized and moved around. So perfect for zoom.

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