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Questions tagged [beamer]

{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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Beamer super-wide pages overlap between monitors

I am trying to use the package pgfpages with the option \setbeameroption{previous slide on second screen=left} to create super wide pages to take advangate of multiple monitors. This is what I get in ...
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Markdown Pipe Tables support in Beamer output mode of pandoc? [duplicate]

Here is an mwe for a markdown pipe tables that works fine with pdf output from pandoc but confused `beamer: --- title: Tensorflow fonttheme: structurebold author: Me fontsize: 12pt output: ...
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undefined control sequence begin document

I tried to compile a very simple set of slides but I get the error "Undefined control sequence. \begin{document}" Here is a MWE \documentclass{beamer} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%...
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Justification failure in beamer enumerate list

I'm somewhat new to LaTeX and trying to make a presentation for my prelim exam...no big stress or anything. I'm using an overleaf template, and trying to use an enumerated list for a function with ...
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Coloring half of a single frame in black

I'm currently working on a presentation using the beamer class and I've stumbled upon a problem that I don't know how to solve. Consider the follwoing MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<...
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Blank slide generated between the title and the first content slides when using beamer with pandoc

I am new to beamer. Given the following mwe: --- title: Tensorflow subtitle: Cloud Computing Capstone Presentation fonttheme: structurebold author: Stephen Boesch fontsize: 12pt output: rmarkdown:...
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Changing the bullet list symbol in beamer when used from pandoc

I am new to beamer . I am looking for a traditional circular bullet instead of the sideways triangle: is this possible given I am using pandoc preamble? It seems like none of the document level ...
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Title palettes provide small skipping below the title when it has two lines

The palette above has low skip which looks ugly. How can we add a little padding like the one we get with one line titles? \documentclass[aspectratio=169, xcolor={x11names}]{beamer} \usecolortheme{...
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How can I move a box inserted in a line to the left edge of the page?

I am trying to use a notification for an upcoming note page. The notification is a small box shown simultaneously with the note that precedes the note page. I would like the box to go to the very ...
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Beamer does not apply alert style when uncovering contents with `<+- | alert@+>` overlay

I am trying uncover contents of a slide but I do not get any alerted text styling when using \uncover<+- | alert@+>. The content are just uncovered. MWE \documentclass[aspectratio=169, xcolor=...
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Autoplay a animated graphic element that is a node of a tikzpicture inside an item

How can I autoplay the animated graphic when the item is visible? This my code (the animated graphic is into the second item. Now the graphics start when I click on it \begin{frame} \frametitle{Title}...
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listing - Tabs are shown as ^^I [duplicate]

I used the code from here to write some java code in beamer that uses the Luebeck theme. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \...
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How to place a figure representing progress percentage in a custom progress bar?

In a progress bar, I would like to place a percentage figure representing the amount of progress. The original code I obtained for the bar is from Progress bar for latex-beamer. The image below shows ...
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Can Sumatra PDF display beamer slides on dual-screen? [on hold]

Can Sumatra PDF display beamer slides on dual-screen? I want it to display my notes on the second screen.
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Which display program in Win 10 support dual-screen presentations for beamer? [duplicate]

I want display my beamer slides on dual-screen during my presentation in Windows 10. which PDF viewer should I use? And, is there a portable version of this software, like SumatraPDF ?
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How to disable the header ToC of a beamer document while still maintain its bookmarks?

I would like to remove the ToC because it could occupy too much of space when number of sections become too large. However, I still want to use \section commands because they allow me to easily ...
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How can I get a frame to show the number of its own slides? (beamer)

I am trying to write a code that shows the number of slides in each frame. However, the code seems to write the slides number of slides in the previous frame In the MWE, the code reports frame 2 ...
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How to detect if the date field is empty when designing a custom title page template?

I am trying to create a custom title page but I am not able to write a macro that detects whether the date field is empty or not. If it is then the block of the date entry should simply be bypassed. ...
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How to customize the margins of minipages in a beamer frame?

I use inmargin for innertheme but sometimes I would like to write two column contents where a certain text extends from the very left to the very right of the page. However, I am still not sure how to ...
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Snapshot for entire beamer frame with animations

I would like to create a presentation where the last frame contains a summary of the whole presentation in the form of snapshots of the previous frames. Something similar has been asked and answered ...
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Increase thickness of graph lines larger than ultra thick

I have a beamer presentation with some pgfplots graphs and want to increase their thickness. I found this answer How to increase the thickness of the graph lines and remove the point?, but I found ...
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How can I customize a theme independent note page? (beamer)

I would like to create a custom note page in beamer which sould look like this However, the layout of this note page will vary greatly depending on the current theme settings. If I am to change the ...
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two column enumeration in beamer slide

I have tried to obtain two column choices in beamer using the code below: \documentclass[aspectratio=169]{beamer} \usetheme[height=16mm]{Rochester} \usepackage{textpos} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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Citation at the bottom for subfigures in beamer frame

I'm trying to include a citation in a beamer frame following the instruction here. However, I couldn't figure out how to place them inside a subfigure environment. Namely, my code: \begin{frame} \...
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Why do enumerated lists become more compact when using `columns` with `parskip` loaded (beamer)? [duplicate]

When I use columns environment to include enumerate items, the presence of parskip will force enumerated items to become more compact. The output above will not be the same if parskip is disabled. ...
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Doc-Start appearing when using xr package

I am trying to write up an article that uses the xr package (or maybe it needs to be zref) to reference labels in two different documents: an article and a beamer presentation. The references from ...
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Prevent LaTeX beamer from writing on top of frame

I created a template for LaTeX beamer that has a background picture so that it looks like there was a heading, the rest is white. Now I don't want to have any content on the top (let's say) 10 percent ...
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Why does not beamer cover math contents in `align` when setting covered content to `transparent`?

When using \setbeamercovered{invisible} the math contents in align are invisible and shown only as specified in the overlay specifications. However, when using \setbeamercovered{transparent=<...
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Wrong slide size with beamer, pstricks and Texlive

This is a followup of my question here and uses the same setup. MWE (test.tex): \documentclass[dvips]{beamer} \usepackage{pstricks} \psset{unit=1mm} \begin{document} \begin{frame}\frametitle{Test}...
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bibtex does not work in beamer [duplicate]

I am preparing a simple presentation and would like to select some of the references in my bibtex file. I tried to do it as I do in a .tex file but it gave me '?'. I am using the package bib at the ...
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In beamer, how to force `enumerate` and `itemize` labels to be inside the environment they are mentioned in?

In the picture below, there is a custom frame defined using mdframed package. It is clear that the enumerations go outside the framed box. When similar content is typeset with a normal class, the ...
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Question on Beamer Counter

I'm trying to create a new numbered definition environment based on exampleblock, but it doesn't work as is expected. My code: % !TEX program = xelatex \documentclass[serif, compress]{beamer} \...
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Beamer : Do not center vertically text in frame [duplicate]

I am using the beamer class and consider the following frame: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item blabla \end{itemize} \end{frame} \end{document} It appears ...
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Force a certain footnote-number in LaTeX-Beamer

I have created a footnote on slide 10 of my presentation. This very same slide reappears on slide 12. On slide 11 though I had to include a different slide. Now, on slide 12 the same slide as on slide ...
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Centering figures in itemize environment in beamer

I need to make a presentation in ppt with following format: First item is written as “First, first, first, first, first, first, first, first, first, first” Second item is written as “Second, second, ...
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In inmargin innertheme, how to customize the block title width in the sidebar? [duplicate]

The space indicated by the rectangle below is empty and could be used for the text itself. I realize that I can reduce it by setting lesser sidebar width left, but I would like the titles of block to ...
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Stubs package in Beamer

I need to typeset a flyer with tabs to tear-off. I found out the stubs package comes in handy, but it does not seem to work properly on the beamer class. Actually, it does something since the footline ...
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Query beamer document class option aspectratio in a .sty file

I am writing my own latex beamer style. I want to use different background graphics depending on the aspect ratio chosen in the documentclass in the main file, like \documentclass[12pt, aspectratio=...
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How can I display my algorithm in two slides when I use algorithm2e in beamer?

I'm making slides with beamer. My algorithm is a little bit long so that I cannot put it in one slide. I need to divide it from the middle of it and display it in two slides. What should I do? \...
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In beamer, why do images seem to be distorted when using 16:9 ratio?

I am having a slight issue. My images in beamer seem to be distorted when using a 16:9 aspect ratio, but fine if I do standard 4:3. Can anyone provide any assistance or help with this? Thanks. EDIT:...
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Misplaced \omit.\multispan ->\omit@\multispan. I expect to see \omit only after tab marks or the \cr of an alignment

I made this table that after compiling works properly but I got the message above: can anyone please help me in order to understand what is wrong? \begin{tabular}{cp{1.5cm}p{1.5cm}p{1.5cm}p{1.5cm}p{...
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How do I increase the inmargin in beamer?

I would like to do two things Increase the size of inmargin area (i.e., customize inner sidebar so that more contents could fit there) Reduce the empty space between the title of block environment ...
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Bookmarks numbering in Beamer of texlive 2018 version

I want to number the each section, subsection and subsubsecton in bookmarks of beamer using texlive 2018 version. This problem seems to have been solved many years ago according to the solutions ...
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How to advance HALF of a beamer slide

I need to give beamer presentations with a lot of bullet points. The audience often ask for extra time so they can copy them, and periodically I need to go back to the previous slide to refer to a ...
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How to use \visible when its contents is enclosed by an environment?

How to use \visible when its contents is enclosed by multlined which in turns contains nested \visible? MWE The following MWE does not compile because of multlined. \documentclass[12pt,beamer,...
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Animating rows of equations to look like manually written by hands step by step

I want to animate rows of equations to look like they are manually written by hands on a piece of paper. Requirements The equations must be decorated with minimal numbers of cluttering animating ...
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hide appendix frames (from presentation and bookmark)

I would like to hide the appendix section from bookmark, but I also like to get them available in case someone ask for. How can I do that? I tried with appendixnumberbeamer package (and \appendix), ...
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Change Title button destination on Beamer

I noticed that the Title at the bottom of the presentation (at least it is there with the Madrid theme) is a button that goes to the title frame. In the title frame it goes to the last slide before ...
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Beamer and Ua Language

Does Beamer work with Ukranian language? I try to use it several times and all bad :) If you have working project share with me, please!) Thanks.
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MacTeX / TeX Live 2018 older Caption package bundles don't work with beamer class unless updated

Good morning, I want to add the source to figures in my beamer document, so I found online people are doing: \usepackage{caption} \newcommand{\source}[1]{\caption*{Source: {#1}} } However, once I ...