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{beamer} is a document class for creating presentations and slides. For general questions about presentations or slides, independent of the document class, use {presentations} tag instead.

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Beginner beamer question: how to add two different citations in IEEE style on two separate pages

I just started using Beamer I have an extremely simple Beamer file \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \title[Your Short Title]{Your Presentation} \...
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References in Beamer presentation

I want to use Latex for a presentation and need to insert some references. It seems nice to me to insert them in brackets right under the "main text" of the bullet point. The following code comes ...
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itemize in vwcol environment (using beamer slides) disfunctional

I have realized that the vwcol environment (used to specify the size of the individual columns) does not work if you put an itemize inside. The following MWE proves this: only the first usage of vwvol ...
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“No file .nav” error with beamer [on hold]

I have the following file test.tex: \documentclass[pdf]{beamer} \mode<presentation>{} \title{Title} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \titlepage \end{frame} end{document} Running pdflatex ...
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How to draw a square in an already existing EPS picture in a beamer presentation? [duplicate]

I would love to draw a square on an image, in a beamer presentation, for showing its magnification with another image. I was wondering, are there ways for me to draw the square on a slide directly, ...
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Priority of page breaks between paragraphs in beamer slides with allowframebreaks

I have breamer slides with allowframebreaks which have some basic structure, e.g.: \begin{frame}[fragile,allowframebreaks]{Title} some text... \begin{itemize}...\end{itemize} other text \begin{...
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Renumber in \only<x> beamer

I have a frame with some text popping and transfoming as slides are flowing using only : \begin{frame} A is \only<1>{Y} \only<2>{Z} \end{frame} Assume that I want to add first an ...
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Getting more context about a a latex error

I'm trying to run Beamer to get a listing in a presentation. I'm getting a mysterious error message that looks like: ! Missing number, treated as zero. <to be read again> \let ...
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beamer class: how to change color and font using overleaf on-line editor

I try to use this class with this color theme \usetheme{Madrid} to satisfy art director, I need to change the color of theme and use a Garamond font [code] \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]...
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Custom frametitle with logo in fixed position and multi-line title

TL;DR: How can I include a logo in the frame title at a fixed position with two-line titles wrapping around it? I am creating a custom beamertheme. The frametitle has to include a logo in the top ...
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Tiny, tightly spaced, unnumbered footnotes in beamer presentation (possibly with columns)

For reasons outside my control, I need to put tiny, tightly spaced, and unnumbered footnotes in a beamer frame. The frame possibly contains columns, in which case the footnotes should be at the bottom ...
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How to remove footnote marker (number) in Beamer?

Hi This is my minimal working environment: \documentclass[compress]{beamer} \usepackage[version=4]{mhchem} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \section{Introduction} \subsection{Germanium ...
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How to convert beamer class directly to png

I am trying to use beamer to generate multiple images with some animation effect. Posting my code here (the code content is not relevant, just for easy demo the problem I met). \documentclass[border=...
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Reliable cross-reference to a frame in beamer

I make extensive use of beamer's overlay mechanism to build animations. Depending on the audience, but especially for the handout version, I then use frame-level overlay specifications to select the ...
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Beamer multilingual template: custom command white spaces problem

I have a problem with the following custom command on beamer multilingual template. \newcommand{\boldlang}[2]{\lang{#1}{\textbf{#2}}} \boldlang{it}{Text} \boldlang{en}{Text} The output has added ...
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animate package on Linux - which PDF reader?

I am using the animate package to include some animations into my beamer presentation. Currently I run Ubuntu 16.04 and tested Okular (0.24.2), Document Viewer (3.18.2) and Foxit Reader (2.4.4.0911) ...
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Beamer presentation with itemize exceed text capacity [duplicate]

\documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{enumitem} \usetheme{default} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{...
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How to prevent the creation of a new title page after the appendix resets the frame number in Beamer [closed]

I'm trying to create a Beamer template using tikz to format the title slide. In order to accomplish this, the code tests if we are at frame number 1 and if true, it makes an appropriate title page. If ...
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Uncovering a table, cell by cell, using beamer

I have the following MWE (taken from the Beamer User Guide) which allows me to uncover a table row by row. I would like to be able to uncover the contents of a table, cell by cell. %Preamble \...
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How to avoid a jumpy slide while using \only?

The following slide is ``jumpy'' at 2 and 4. I would like to get the equations between <2> and <4> to appear sequentially replacing one another. This is way I use \only instead that \onslide. ...
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Numbering many items in bibliography in beamer file [duplicate]

I am trying to number bibliography items from 1 on wards and they need to be written on two slides at least. I followed following command to start their numbering \setbeamertemplate{bibliography ...
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beamer, overlays, and handout: exclude frames from handout

In a frame I include a graphic that has many overlays, say in two slides. In that very frame, I only want to show a subset of the included graphic, say frame 1. For the standard presentation, I can ...
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Gradually color table cells in Latex beamer

I have a beamer slide whose code looks similar to the one below: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{My title} \begin{table}[] \begin{tabular}{lll} 1 & 2 & 3 \\ 4 & 5 &...
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Latex Metropolis package - Default color for background of slides

I am currently working on a presentation using the Metropolis package in Latex. To add some matching figures, I was trying to find out what the default Hex color code for the background colour of the ...
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Inserting graphs with \documentclass[handout]{beamer} [closed]

I would like to include Graph2 in the handout of my beamer presentation and not in the presentation itself using \documentclass[handout]{beamer}. I am using: \documentclass[handout]{beamer} \...
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How to dim all miniframes at the end of a beamer presentation?

In beamer presentations I like to dim all of the miniframes for the first and last few slides of the talk (slides with introduction, conclusions, references, etc.; things that don't fit into any ...
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conflict between Beamer and covington? (Using Beamer 3.50)

Is there a conflict between Beamer (3.50 of 2018/02/20) and covington (1.4 of 2017/05/23)? This (hopefully) simple document: \documentclass[english]{beamer} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont[Mapping=...
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Two blocks in the same frame?

is it possible to add an animation to have both blocks in the same frame Thank you \documentclass[xcolor=table]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Conclusion} \begin{block}{...
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Only one frame of references in beamer [duplicate]

The references appear only in one frame in beamer, meaning that the list of references is incomplete. How can I create the necessary number of frames? Here is the .tex exported from LyX: %% LyX 2.3....
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'References' not in contents nor header in beamer?

Using LyX, I am wondering whether it's possible not to have 'references' in the header/contents in a beamer presentation? Ex: #LyX 2.3 created this file. For more info see http://www.lyx.org/ \...
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\addbibresource yields undefined control sequence with Beamer

I am making a handout with beamer, and I get the error message undefined control sequence when I add the \addbibresource command to the preamble. This seems to happen only when document class is ...
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Citations in LyX with beamer presentation won't work

I am on LyX 2.3.0 on Windows trying to write a beamer prsesentation, and the citation are not displayed correctly. For some settings it yields "author?" while for other, it displays something like "...
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Unaligned columns

I am trying to put different verbs conjugated in a table but the first columns is not aligned with the first person etc. \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usetheme{Berlin} \usepackage[...
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split subequations in two pages

I have this set of equations that I need to split into two pages. I'm working on beamer. I tried \allowdisplaybreaks but it didn't work: \allowdisplaybreaks \begin{frame} \frametitle{Problem ...
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How to avoid extra slide when using overlays in notes?

I want to sync presentation and node contents using overlays. I tried to read the Beamer User Guide, but it's too many details and information. This is a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{...
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Latex Beamer and Multiple Languages via beamer mode

I'm using LaTeX Beamer for preparing teaching slides; since I'm teaching courses in several languages, I was wondering whether there is an easy way of displaying only specific slides of a specific ...
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How to change the color in my slides?

I am creating my slides by using CambridgeUS theme. The standard color of this theme is red, but I would like to change it into blue. Is this possible? How to do that? Thanks!
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Placing a Text over another Text in Beamer

How can I place a text on top of another text in beamer? I want something like this but over text while the original text becomes transparent.
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including caption after \includegraphics in latex beamer slides

I'm trying to include a caption or source note at the bottom of a slide. For example, I'd like to include the url for the graphic. http://www.assignmentpoint.com/business/economics/assignment-on-...
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Beamer : Include slides between multiple overlays.

I am creating the overlay effect for the Outline of my presentation using the following code. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \setbeamercovered{transparent} \frametitle{...
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Beamer title element

I am creating my own custom .tex beamer template. I have issues customizing the title. I insert the title within the \defbeamertemplate*{title page} command, and this is supposed to be overlayed on ...
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Transparent text background in beamer [duplicate]

Recently – I believe due to Texlive update – the background of the title text on my beamer presentation started to be of solid color compared to being fully transparent before. MWE: \documentclass[...
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Presentation that shows how to use lualatex to make a presentation

In my presentation, I would like to have a listings environment that shows how to make a presentation. So far I have found that, when using listings in a presentation, we should pass the option ...
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Package for Finite Automata similar to this image

In some beamer slides I found several finite automata similar to this one: How to reproduce that style in Latex? Which package and configuration I should set? TikZ should be the way to go, but ...
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Displaying graphics for only one slide in beamer

I got a question regarding the beamer class. What I want to achieve is a list of items, that are uncovered one by one, interrupted by a graphic that covers the whole text area. The graphic should ...
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Marking a slide with blue circle on top right hand side of given beamer slides?

I would like to mark some given slides with a 1cm about or more blue colored circle. Herewith it will show which slides might be more important. Which possible method that won't interfer with frame ...
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Different output with \useinnertheme in Texlive 2017 and 2018 [beamer] [duplicate]

The following code shows two differents outputs with TeXLive 2017 and Texlive 2018 \documentclass{beamer} \useinnertheme{rounded} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{With Texlive 2017} \begin{enumerate}...
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Adjusting spacing between text and cell boundaries in tables in Beamer

Using the following code from this question, how can the spacing between the text and cell margins (vertically and horizontally) be adjusted. \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{navigation ...
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Tikz external with beamer animations

I'm trying to speed-up compilation of my multi-tikz .tex file. I found this topic and successfully applied the solution ; unfortunately, it doesn't work for animations inside the tikzfigure: Only the ...
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continue composite figure on next beamer frame

Consider this example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikzducks} \...