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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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Resizing a tikz picture in a beamer presentation

I want to resize a tikz picture in a beamer presentation. I was trying to use \resizebox like in this answer. In my original tex file I have \resizebox{0.5}{0.5}{\input{pathname/SSM1Code.tex} } ...
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“Misplaced alignment tab character & \end{frame}” as “missing $ or extra }” messages when I can't find any missing or extra symbols. What do I do?

I am making a presentation for a work but I am getting these errors after every \end{frame} piece of "code". These are the files on OverLeaf. The main file is TFGpresentacion.tex, the rest of them are ...
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restrict text inside tcolorbox

I have defined a tcolorbox as: \tcbset{% outerlayer/.style={% enhanced, sharpish corners=all, colbacktitle=dcol, coltitle=white, coltext=dcol, ...
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Section and subsection and text spacing

i use beamer for lyx (warsaw theme) and when i add a section the text that is following will add to the next slide. What's wrong ? Best,
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Looking for beamer presentation with certain characteristics

Where can I find a beamer presentation (structure) such that it's all black color, it has the shadow effect when stating definitions or theorems, it has the enumeration at the corner of the slides and ...
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Command `\pause` help

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %----- \usepackage{empheq, nccmath} % empheq package loads mathtools \usepackage{amssymb, amsthm, mathrsfs} \...
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Changing the color of environments in beamer

I have just started lerning Latex. So, it is possible that the following doubt is very easy. I have to do a presentation with Beamer. I know that there exist specific comands to theorems, definitions,...
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Writing citation in beamer

\documentclass[8pts]{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath,amsrefs} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphics,graphicx} \usetheme{Frankfurt} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.pathreplacing} \...
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Replace one word with another without shifting the text in beamer

So in my presentation I want to replace a term in the equation with another term, I know that I can do this with \only but then there will be a small shift of the entire equation. Basically I want to ...
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Does enumitem conflict with beamer for lists?

I am using the enumitem package in a beamer presentation. When I added a usepackage directive for it, the bullets in front of itemize lists disappeared. I tried restoring them by using \...
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Latex Beamer Class Remove Section from Headline

I want to remove a few sections from the headline in beamer class. How do I remove them? I want them in my TOC but don't want them in my headline as that becomes too big then. I tried this but this ...
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Marked slides using Beamer for learning?

How to mark slides of beamer, with a blue circle on them? I was a blue circle on some slides, to indicate that it is important slide. The mark should be on top-right corner preferably. Thank you so ...
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“Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. \end{frame}” in beamer class

I am getting this error but I do not know what is wrong with this part: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \usecolortheme{beaver} \title{Test} \author{Author} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Specifying column height

I am using the following lines to create two columns \begin{columns} \begin{column}{0.5\textwidth} some text here some text here some text here some text here some text here \end{column} \begin{...
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Latex Beamer: HTML Tags rendered as punctuation

Preparing a presentation, text that involves HTML tags gets rendered as Spanish question mark and exclamation mark. I am not particularly familiar with Latex Beamer and I could not figure out where ...
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LaTeX Beamer Metropolis — Patching Conflict Again

After a recent update to my installation of TeXLive 2016, I get l.275 ...opolis}{Patching section title failed}\@ehc when I try to xelatex or lualatex the file demo.tex in texmf-dist/doc/latex/...
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How can I include a TikZ picture into a beamer slide without losing proportions?

For work I need to put a TikZ-Picture into a beamer presentation. For the presentation I was given a template and the pictures are also written by someone else, so unfortunately, I'm not able to ...
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Beamer - Using nested itemize have different “top point” in frame, than frame with no nested itemize

having great difficulties "writing" the problem, but I have a very simple example showing the issue. When having one frame in which I use itemize, and then skip to another frame, where I use a nested ...
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Change the background color of a frame in Beamer

How can I change the background color of one frame in my Beamer document? I tried doing \begin{frame} \setbeamercolor{background canvas}{bg=violet} % frame contents here \end{frame} but it ...
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Beamer footline dissapears with onslide

When using \onslide<n> with 1<=n<=k the footline will only appear on the slide \onslide<k>. To fix this it was suggested by Joachim Breitner to add a \onslide<1-> at the end ...
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Add Author Name, Short Title, Date, and Pages to Footline

I'm using the default theme. Not sure, if that theme uses the infolines outer theme or not. All I'm trying to achieve is add my name, the short title, the date (maybe with custom date format) and page ...
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How to hide footnote separator in beamer animated slides?

I have a slide that have two images that are uncovered in parts. One of the figure has a caption and a footnote associated with the caption. I am able to uncover the footnote at the right instant but ...
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“Erroneous nesting of equation structures” in beamer [closed]

I do not understand why the code below does not work. I am always getting the error Package amsmath Error: Erroneous nesting of equation structures; (amsmath) trying to recover with `aligned'. \end{...
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Beamer randomly distributed non overlapping images

This questtion is extending the already answered question: Randomly arrange images in beamer. Since the person posting the correct answer seems no longer active I am creating a new question. The ...
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Fitting code and formulas together and aligned

Here is a slide from a presentation I'm preparing: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{listings} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile]{Example} \begin{tabular}{ l r } \begin{lstlisting}[mathescape=...
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How to put large pseudocode in on slide?

I have used the following beamer class for the slides. I have put some algorithms in the slide, but pseudocode not looking good \frame[shrink=25]{\frametitle{Algorithms in Quotient Groups} ...
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Fitting Gantt Chart into Beamer

Could you please help me fit my gantt chart into the beamer? This is my code: \begin{ganttchart}[ y unit title=0.4cm, y unit chart=0.5cm, vgrid, time slot format=isodate-yearmonth, ...
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Move watermark under beamer palette

I add a watermark to all frame in beamer presentation but I have this problem: I would like the watermark when it overlaps with the palette to go under so that it does not appear. How could I do to ...
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Skip slides when going back - Beamer

I have a lot of slides with lists that use either pause or <number> after item so that they are shown at different times. Some slides have up to 9 different stages for it, so after I am done ...
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Set linespacing universally for notes in Beamer

I am using beamer to create a slideshow for a presentation I'm giving. I have the luxury of two screens, so I'm taking advantage of Beamer's 'show notes on second screen' option, so that I can glance ...
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Beamer citation footnote: Adding *note* to citation

This is a follow-up question (see this question too for another follow-up question). From the accepted answer, when I try to add note [not sure what the proper terminology is] to the citation (as in ...
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\pause not working properly, going backwards [duplicate]

So I would like to use \pause in its normal way, but it is revealing stuff backwards and I don't know why!!!! \documentclass[usenames, dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb, amsthm, ...
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Best practices frame title

When building a presentation using beamer... The following two commands seem to do the same thing, is there an advantage of one over the other? What is best practice? Option 1 \begin{frame}{...
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duplication of same citation in a slide with \footcite{} in Beamer

I am using class beamer to prepare scientific presentation. The myrefernces.bib is included using \addbibresource{}. In one slide, one citation is used twice using \footcite{}. The same citation ...
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Latex Beamer Custom “Out of” Slide Number

I am doing Latex beamer and I want to have all slides appear out of 100 no matter how many slides I have. So slide 1 will be: 1/100 slide 2 will be: 2/100 slide 3 will be: 3/100 I have no idea to do ...
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Use beamer in article mode with hyperref

I want to create an article version of a beamer document. The following MWE stops with error ! LaTeX Error: \beamer@descriptionitem undefined.: \documentclass[class=scrartcl]{beamer} \usepackage{...
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(Beamer) Numbering captions by section in beamer

I'm writing-up a lecture course in LaTeX with an essentially identical set of slides in beamer. I'd like to have the figure numbering in the beamer slides to match those of the lecture notes, for the ...
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the text after \onslide is transparent after setting \setbeamercovered{transparent}

I am learning \onslide. I copied the example from the beameruserguide. The last text "Shown on all slides" is transparent after setting \setbeamercovered{transparent}. I don't know why. Could anyone ...
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MathOperator in beamer with LuaLaTeX and cyrillic text

I define Sans Serif fonts for text for my beamer presentation in Russian: \usepackage{luatextra} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage[babelshorthands=true]{russian} \setotherlanguage{english} \...
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\pause inside tabular

I'm using Beamer for my slides and I need to show my tabular gradually, so after each click I get one row at a time. I'm using \pause that works with some errors: \begin{frame} \frametitle{} ...
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Beamer newtheorem translation

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \uselanguage{Spanish} \languagepath{Spanish} ...
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Windowed Beamer presenter mode on Linux

There are several Linux solutions to show beamer presentations listed here: Is there a nice solution to get a "presenter mode" for Latex presentations? However, all of them use fullscreen ...
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LaTeX beamer slide with people symbols

I am using LaTeX to make a presentation slide and am wanting to make a slide that shows students who are at a certain level. Basically I want to fill the slide with person symbols as below; and I want ...
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how to avoid the figure block the text?

\documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames,table}]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Darmstadt} \setbeamercovered{transparent} } \addtobeamertemplate{footline}{}{% \makebox[\paperwidth]{% \...
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Beamer and `forest`: Dynamically highlight a path from the root to a node in a tree

I would like in a Beamer document to dynamically highlight a path leading from the root of a tree (defined using the forest package) to a specific node by defining a forest style. Below is a minimum ...
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Apply the same content on all the frame of a beamer

Is there a way to apply the same content (image or text) to every frame of a beamer ? Thanks by advance.
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Beamer slide counter [duplicate]

Is it possible to set a section counter in beamer? For example, when using the Frankfurt theme it displays a counter in each section you are in. This is problematic if you have multiple sections or ...
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Two ranges with \animatevalue

I want to make a fade-in then a fade-out effect in one frame environment. Expected: TEXT starts red, then fades out, then returns red Observed: first 4 slides are empty, then during 5-8 slides TEXT ...
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avm.sty not properly formatting in beamer

I'm putting together a presentation that includes HPSG attribute-value matrices. The matrices that work well in plain document LaTeX however are not rendering correctly in Beamer. When the file is ...
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Insert image in beamer template without padding

I need to insert an image to one slide without any padding. Other slides should remain untouched. My code looks like: \begin{frame}{Some title here} \begin{figure}[h!] \includegraphics[...