Skip to main content

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.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1 vote
0 answers
4 views

Personalised ```\footecitetext``` in a ```column``` environment in beamer

I have a personalised \footcite that I would like to use in a columnenvironment in beamer. As mentionned in How can I stop \footcite from hijacking my beamer columns? , I use \footnotemark along with \...
6 votes
0 answers
94 views

Can I simulate colour-blindness (in Beamer / TikZ)

I'm putting together a talk on figures for publications, and one point I want to make is about them being accessible to colour-blind readers/viewers. So far I've been using ColorOracle to simulate ...
0 votes
1 answer
556 views

Beamer "Presentation Mode" for Offline File (Overleaf Editor)

I've made a Beamer presentation for my thesis defense and I would like to download the file to avoid any possible issues with Overleaf or my internet connection during my presentation. The issue is I ...
0 votes
1 answer
27 views

Referencing a word in header with a command using Beamer

In Beamer, I want to reference a word of my first slide on subsequent slides using some command. How can I do this? The code is the following: \documentclass{beamer} \makeatletter \newenvironment{...
6 votes
1 answer
99 views

Vertical alignment of equations in column environment

I'm trying to put two equations side by side in Beamer, both of them inside an \item in an \itemize environment. The code I'm using is: \documentclass[aspectratio=169, spanish]{beamer} \usepackage{...
0 votes
1 answer
48 views

Splitting slide into items left and according graphs on the right

I want to have some itemize environment on the left side of the slide and some graphs fitting the current slide on the right side. I tried the following code: \documentclass[compress,aspectratio=169]{...
1 vote
1 answer
290 views

Custom miniframe navigation location in Metropolis Beamer

I would like the navigation circles (each corresponds to one frame) to appear under Summary Introduction Background and the remaining subsections. \documentclass[10pt, xcolor=dvipsnames, compress]{...
0 votes
2 answers
49 views

Beamer: get the total number of frames

I try to put a colored bar on the bottom of each frame of a Beamer document the lenght of which increases during the presentation. I wrote the following code: \setbeamertemplate{footline}{% \...
1 vote
1 answer
42 views

Package stix with and without professionalfonts

Using \texttt{professionalfonts}, how can I put "2" equal to "$2$" (mathmode) just as in the absence of \texttt{professionalfonts}? Code is the following: \documentclass{beamer} \...
1 vote
1 answer
17 views

Changing color of title in theorem environment (Beamer)

How can I change the color of the title of example from green (default) to red? Here it is my code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{xcolor} \setbeamertemplate{theorems}[...
1 vote
1 answer
34 views

Automatically use fallback font for emoji when generating beamer slides with pandoc

I have a Markdown document including emojis. I try to generate PDF slides using the Beamer package using Pandoc. Emojis are included in text of the Markdown file and in included SVG images. I have ...
0 votes
1 answer
25 views

Wrong numbering in theorems environment [duplicate]

I'm using Beamer. Why Example environment has wrong numbering? It should be Example 1, 2, 3, ... but it's not (see code below). How I can fix this? \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{theorems}[...
0 votes
0 answers
8 views

Beamer Lyx, problems with second slide without seperator

I am trying to create a second slide using beamer in lyx. I have tried everything, pressing enter to insert seperator, or using seperator-insert command... nothing works. Once I click on Frame and ...
1 vote
1 answer
1k views

How to add a frame number to Metropolis section and subsection frames?

I'm trying to add a frame number in the same format (fraction) to the section and subsection pages in my presentation. I'm using the Metropolis theme. I just don't really know how to go about it. For ...
1 vote
1 answer
46 views

How to change the playback speed of a video in media9?

I use following code to include a video in a beamer slide. However, it seems that 3Dplayspeed does not modify the playing speed. What is wrong? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{media9} \begin{...
3 votes
1 answer
103 views

Using a different background image for every LaTeX Beamer slide

I want to use a different background image for every LaTeX Beamer slide. To do so I tried the following code: \documentclass[compress,aspectratio=169]{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} ...
293 votes
5 answers
219k views

LaTeX beamer presentation-package 16:9 aspect ratio?

I'm programming a presentation in LaTeX using the beamer class. However, it defaults to 4:3 aspect ratio slides, while everything I use is 16:9. Is there an easy way to change this using a command or ...
0 votes
1 answer
246 views

Simple specification of the global size of smartdiagrams

I am thinking of using smartdiagram package in beamer presentation. I found various size options, but my interest is simplest so as to fit the size of the diagram within the beamer slide size without ...
3 votes
1 answer
517 views

Background package in beamer: individual frames

This answer provides a solution for putting the same background image in all slides. Is there a way to use the background package for individual slides? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
-1 votes
1 answer
34 views

Limit symbol in different font

I am using the following for a beamer presentation (the beamer presentation is using a custom font as the main and sans font so have manually set a different maths font as shown below) \usepackage{...
2 votes
1 answer
704 views

Defining beamer block with customizable colors

I am trying to define a block with customizable colors. I want to put this in a file of common definitions (say common_defs.tex) and include it in each presentation and set its title and text ...
1 vote
1 answer
28 views

How to add section number in Beamer miniframes?

I like miniframes in Beamer presentations, so I often use smoothbars outer theme. However, I would like to customize the miniframe Beamer style such that: there is no section name and subsection name ...
5 votes
3 answers
1k views

Beamer with ignorenonframetext ignores \maketitle command too. Why?

I am trying to follow workflow from BEAMER manual (ref. 21.2.2). I want to use the same TeX code to produce both presentation and article. So, I have created three files as advised: main.tex, main....
1 vote
1 answer
327 views

Adding a section to beamer table of contents but not to navigation bar

I want to have all of my sections in a beamer presentation shown in the table of contents, but only some of them shown in the upper navigation bar (in the example below, the last two sections, "...
1 vote
1 answer
33 views

beamer section slide with name in colorbox centered in the frame

I'm working on a presentation for my PhD defense and planning on experimenting with beamer. I'm not an expert with LaTex and wanted to know if with \usetheme{Boadilla} it comes an option to set a ...
0 votes
1 answer
24 views

shifting the list entries to the next two or three slides

I am trying to shift the list entries to the next two or three frames using \newcounter{currentenumi}, but I only know how to do it for the second frame, but have no idea how to do this for the third ...
1 vote
1 answer
3k views

How to use pandoc to convert markdown to readable/editable LaTex with Beamer?

I have asked this question on SO, but it didn't get any response, so I am tryin here as well, I hope it's not out of scope. If I use this minimal example of a Markdown slide ### Slide - A - bulleted ...
1 vote
1 answer
452 views

Beamer: Right align Section Title in in Headline of Beamer

I want to create a beamer presentation for my mathematics notes taking in which such that the section of each section is shown in the headline of each page with the section number. Further, I want ...
1 vote
1 answer
35 views

Column too wide in table in a beamer: 'p' option and footnotesize don't help

I'm not sure, but the third column of a table I'm trying to create is too wide... I've tried using the 'p' option, or even footnotesize, but the column is still too big to show in beamer slide, and ...
0 votes
1 answer
31 views

overlayarea and image shading in beamer not working correctly when combined

I was working on a beamer presentation and wanted to show in three successive frames shaded images with the first one being overlayed in the first two frames. See below for an example: The idea is to ...
1 vote
1 answer
80 views

Writing 2 algorithms using enumerate in a 2-column array for a presentation

Good day. I intend to compare two algorithms using enumerate in beamer for a presentation. However, I intend for each successive row in each column to appear. For example, step1 to step 4 for column 1 ...
14 votes
4 answers
8k views

Is it possible to invert/substitute the colors of included graphics?

I want to use the beamer package with a white on black style to create presentations. I included a simple switch to choose black on white for printout. Is there any possibility to also invert the ...
1 vote
1 answer
31 views

Overprint messing with block environment

Is there a reason that the text in the block inside the overprint environment moves up and is there a way to globally correct this? MWE: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usetheme[block=fill]{metropolis} \...
0 votes
1 answer
29 views

How to dissociate page numbers from the footer on latex beamer BUT keeping it

OK, so i'm having this issue using fancyhdr package: i wanted to do a decorative footer on my beamer presentation, but the page numburing doesn't go where i want . So i tried to do it manually by ...
79 votes
2 answers
258k views

bibliography in Beamer

In Beamer, bibliography is displayed in the way that authors, title and journals are in three lines. Here is an example. Since I have many references, I am wondering, whether we can put them in one ...
0 votes
1 answer
127 views

How to change the default colour of metropolis beamer theme?

I want to change the default color of the metropolis theme to the one shown in the image below. I am unable to find the command to change the color of the frametitle and the block environment. Any ...
5 votes
2 answers
4k views

How to change author alignment in Beamer?

It appears that different classes set up author layouts using tables. I would like to render one of these outputs: Equivalent to \begin{tabular}{rl}: Joe Schmoe My Boss Jane Doe His Boss or, ...
0 votes
1 answer
25 views

beamer titlepage how to organize authors in a table which spans slide-width

Hi I'm working on my first beamer presentation in view of my PhD defense, I've plenty of time and started to experiment, I quite like the design and style of LaTex presentation; however, I'm not yet ...
3 votes
1 answer
31 views

Beamer overlay makes tikz picture move

I am trying to use tikz and beamer overlays to reveal a graph with some nodes that contain a little amount of text node by node. However, the middle note (that is the first node that is uncovered) and ...
1 vote
1 answer
14 views

Making citations with many names display correctly in beamer

I want to cite references in a beamer presentation. When there are two many author names, it fails to display them correctly. The behavior can be replicated with the following very simple example. % ...
0 votes
2 answers
28 views

Spacing between equations in columns in Beamer

I am currently creating a Beamer presentation and I am somewhat new to LaTeX. I have two columns with three equations in each, and I want the columns to have less vertical space between them. I have ...
3 votes
2 answers
99 views

bug with beamer and lastpage?

I think I may have found a bug with beamer and lastpage at least on my mac with the 2024 distribution. This code, which has always compiled, does not now \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lastpage} \...
0 votes
1 answer
29 views

Incompatibility of the '\onslide' environment with environments that have a running counter [duplicate]

I'm using the following custom environment for theorems: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage{mdframed} \setbeamercovered{transparent} \newcounter{boxedthmcounter} \newenvironment{...
6 votes
2 answers
564 views

Fancy table: Remove cells and split lines within cells

I have a fancy table in the following MWE, and for the life of me I cannot remove the cell in the lower left corner, and I cannot split lines within cells (I want to split "Ovulation date" and "Poor ...
2 votes
1 answer
1k views

Change beamer bibliography format

In my beamer presentation item in bibliography looks like this: How i can remove this strange change line breaks? MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english,russian]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{...
0 votes
2 answers
56 views

TikZ Node with not exceeding right page border

I have a beamer presentation where I want to have on top of each frame the title and subtitle of the given frame. In my beamerouter file, I created the main template for the frames with the following ...
0 votes
3 answers
1k views

Total number of pages of section

For all sections (or even subsections) in my document (beamer presentation), I want to show the page number only relative to the (sub)section, and also the total number of pages per (sub)section. So ...
4 votes
2 answers
1k views

Fix total number of pages in beamer

I am working on a beamer file that has a a lot of slides as an "appendix". Hence, when I introduce the command \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number] to display the page progress in the ...
1 vote
1 answer
53 views

In LaTeX beamer, can you reveal points on a slide with an animation, without resetting the animation?

So I would like to reveal some points on a slide where an animation plays, but whenever a new point is revealed, the animation resets. Is there any way to stop the animation from resetting? Here's an ...
1 vote
1 answer
55 views

Customize the toc in beamer

I want to create the following template for the \tableofcontents in beamer. I am able to generate the code for the list of sections and subsections with the following MWE \documentclass{beamer} \...

1
2 3 4 5
232