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Problem with chemmacros, beamer and filehook-scrlfile.sty

I am using chemmacros with beamer and it produces the following error 2017/08/28 basic chemmacros module (/usr/local/texlive/2019/texmf-dist/tex/latex/koma-script/scrlfile.sty Package: scrlfile ...
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animategraphics is off center in beamer (using animate package)

I'm trying to use the animate package, but when I insert an animation into beamer using the animategraphics command, the result is horribly off-center. This occurs even if I use \begin{center}\end{...
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Problem with horizontal spacing in itemize environment in beamer with xepersian package

I have a problem with itemize environment, which I did not in the past. I used to produce Persian slides with LuaLaTex in Texlive 2015. Now, I am using XePersian with XeLaTeX engine and Texlive 2019. ...
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Is it possible to combine \column and \table?

I hope this post finds you in good health. I need to replicate what's in the picture. I have been trying to add my table to the \begin{columns} but I am afraid that I have been unsuccessful. I am sure ...
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Beamer showing multiples slides when hiding notes

I have started helping out on a presentation made with Beamer. The presentation often uses multiple note pages per slide (\note<2>{text}) since the notes are too long to fit on only one page. I ...
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'+' and '+-' overlay specification behaving inconsistently in presence of subitems

I have a nested itemize list. I want each item/subitem to uncover one-after-another. I tried using method 1 (using <+>), but it didn't work. However method 2 produces expected behaviour. Why ...
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Beamer metropolis theme: change color of section page

I would like to know a way to change the background color of the section page in the beamer metropolis theme. I tried something like this: \setbeamercolor{sectionpage}{fg=blue,bg=blue} but it didn'...
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No frame numbering in beamer title page

Is it possible to include noframenumbering option within \setbeamertemplate{title page}{...}? I'm using R-markdwon to create the beamer presentation, so changing locally
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Stop further output after showing full screen image

In beamer presentation I have a slide like this \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[<+->] \item My first point \fullscreenimage<+>{Image1.png} \item My second point \...
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How do I customize a beamer block that look like this?

I desire to customize block in beamer that looks like this image: I have tried to use column style but most times I have been unable to write the same length of reasonable text in each column unlike ...
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Package ifluatex Error

I am new with LaTeX. I was trying to prepare a presentation with beamer package. However, the error that Package ifluatex Error: Name clash, \ifluatex is already defined appears whenever I try to ...
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Incompatibility between Beamer and STIX 2 Font

After compiling this code with the lualatex-engine, the approx-symbol isn't printed. I can't understand why. Somebody can help me please ? \documentclass[lualatex, utf8]{beamer} \usepackage{stix2} \...
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Svg files do not work in Beamer

I am building a beamer for a project, where i want some svg images. i have included 2 svg files and they work fine, but when i insert more they will not work. \begin{frame}{Cooling demand}{Weight ...
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How can I get a slideshow, mantaining transitions, from beamer?

Starting from @Thorsten's answer in How can I set a time between slides to create an automatic slideshow with beamer?, I was wondering if it's possible to get a slideshow (.mp4 or .gif) mantaining ...
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How do I align an image to centre?

How do I align an image to centre? In a beamer presentation I have a 2-3 items on a slide followed by an image. The image is not wide enough to cover whole slide, so it leaves around 30% space from ...
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How to add visual effect in a frame with \framebreak

I want to apply visual effects to my slide so texts are shown while I press next (i.e. text shown on next slide) not just at once. I split my work into sections and then I understand the visual ...
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Fill 16:9 page with LaTeX in R-project

I'm programming a presentation based on different graphs inside R-project that use LaTeX to create pdf documents. I'm using LaTex with the beamer class and i would like to fill the page with the ...
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How to insert a background image in a beamer frame?

Apologies in advance if my question is very basic. I am still learning my beamer skills, so please bear with me. I want to insert a background image in a beamer frame and use this "frame" as a beamer ...
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Beamer equivalent to \clearpage for handout notes

When producing notes for a beamer handout, I frequently have to bump the notes to a subsequent page to prevent page overflow. I have typically done this using a \note<handout:PN>{...} command, ...
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frame problem with pre-defined environment in Beamer

I am trying to adapt existing files into a beamer presentation. All of them have a pre-defined question environment, which I need to change. In testcontent.tex, I have \section*{first section} %%Q1 ...
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Beamer slide with no bullet!

I am using the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usetheme{Singapore} \begin{document} \section{Section 1} \begin{frame} Slide 1 \end{frame} \...
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Drawing figures instead of insert [closed]

Figures are great for presentation slides. I would like to add a figure to my slides, but wouldn't be nice to import an already designed image. I would like to instead draw from within latex, this way ...
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Dynamic underbrace in beamer / “simple” command in only [duplicate]

My goal is to draw an underbrace under something: \begin{frame} \[ \only<1>{ ab } \only<2>{ \underbrace{ab}_{n} } \] \end{frame} But now the original $ab$ text is moving upwards on the ...
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Hide Frame Numbering on certain slide

I don't understand why "noframenumbering" does not work in my example. I just want to blend out framenumbering when needed. Anyone has a solution? \documentclass[9pt]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{...
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Editing navigation bar of singapore theme in beamer

I like the singapore theme used in beamer. the only things that i want to edit is the presentation of navigation bar. Here a picture and the minimal code of the existing navigation bar with three ...
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customize beamer block environment: underline block title

I'm trying to define an underlined block title in beamer and I'm unable to do it. Could anybody help me with that? I managed to customize the specific font and shape of the block title, but so far no ...
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Customize navigation bar of Singapore theme in beamer

I use Singapore theme in my beamer presentation, I want to remove the bullet of the inactives sections as in the next picture. Here a minimal code \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme[compress]{...
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Trying to add frames in \AtBeginDocument destroys slides layout

I guess I've basically got the same question as here. But copying .sty content into my header by hand doesn't feel like the right solution. So let's have a fresh start: For some slides I create, the ...
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TikZ externalize and overlay in beamer [duplicate]

I want to center my images on a frame with the method suggested in this answer. (In particular I want to avoid wobbling between consecutive frames.) However, when using the TikZ external library, the ...
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Remove date, author and their empty space from beamer titlepage

I'm creating a presentation with the beamer class in which I don't need neither the date nor the author's name on the title page, so I removed them with \author{} and \date{}. Now I'm trying to add ...
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How do I create multiple definition boxes in Beamer?

I wanted to create a particular slide in beamer. Please find below the pic for the same. How do I do it? Thank you.
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How to jump to a slide in a beamer presentation?

I have to prepare a beamer presentation, but depending on the audience, during the presentation I might decide to skip some material. Is there a way to do this without having to skip quickly through ...
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Position image in an arbitrary position in the title page of beamer?

I want to modify title page created with LaTeX's \title{Hello}...\author{hhh}...\date{\today}...\maketitle command to have a logo in the right top corner, not on any other page. Unfortunately, I haven'...
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Avoid empty first slide with xsavebox in beamer

The following code, where I want to define some saved boxes I refer to throughout the document, produces an empty slide before the title slide (compiled with mklatex -pdfxe, it works fine with ...
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Conditionally compile bullet points in beamer

I am creating beamer slides using the standard template, as shown below: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Frankfurt} \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number] \begin{...
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Put equation on same line as \item in beamer [duplicate]

Consider this standard MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usetheme{default} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} \item Equation 1 ...
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creating section page for beamer

I want to create a certain section page. But I have 2 Problems left. From another question Creating fancy section pages for beamer I could create the basis. \documentclass[svgnames]{beamer} \...
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update LaTeX broke package dependencies required by beamer

Folks, I've updated my LaTeX distribution today (2019-12-17), which broke the dependencies of beamer: missing "atbegshi.sty". I found this one and reinstalled it manually through TeX Live Utility. ...
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Need help in adding extra effects to a command using beamer

I wanted to add effects or interactive to an sql command. To be honest, I have no idea how to start it. And below is the picture of how the end result has to be. The picture describes the creation ...
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How to set itemize style in AnnArbor theme as a ball?

For example, the slide below the itemize is shaped like a ball with the number inserted inside. While the sub items are only numbers, but in blue color. On the slide below, however, the itemize are ...
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Small 0.1 cm multi-colored bar from top to bottom on left side of beamer document on every page?

This is similar question to here but beamer and multicoloured vertical line: I want a multi-coloured vertical line to the side of each page with 50% blue, 25% red and 25% green from bottom to the top. ...
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Make beamer sidebar transparent (i.e., remove its background)

I \usetheme[width=3cm]{Hannover} and \setbeamertemplate{background}{} \setbeamertemplate{background canvas}{} to remove any background, so that the contents of the slides is the only object. I ...
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showing pgfplots one by one in beamer doesn't work

I'm trying to create a plot that has many curves, and so I would like to use the only feature of beamer to make each curve appear one by one. This is the MWE for the figure without trying anything yet:...
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Allowed parameters to \addtobeamertemplate

Question: How do I get a complete list of the available arguments to \addtobeamertemplate? Background: I want to modify the footline template in the Frankfurt theme. I found some sample code at How ...
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Section-wise bibliography using beamer

Is there any way to make section-wise references in the beamer similar to the case of chapter-wise references in the thesis?
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Beamer default overlay: show subitem at the same time as the item

I would like to use the overlay system in beamer, yet only at the first level of a itemize list. In other words, I want A then B, yet A.1 and A.2 to show up at same time than A. The post: Beamer: ...
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Empty institute produces non empty short institute

In my beamer presentation, I have intentionally left the \institute macro undefined/blank and when I test whether the automatically set macro \insertinstitute is empty, it does indeed produce the ...
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Formatting Biblatex Bibliography in Beamer

I'm having some problems with constructing a bibliography in a beamer document: (1) to the left of each entry is a document symbol/picture; (2) different parts of the entry are in different colours (I'...
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Beamer xelatex images not show

% Created 2019-11-13 Wed 10:48 % Intended LaTeX compiler: xelatex \documentclass[presentation]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{grffile} \...
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How to reveal an image from blurry to normal in X seconds in Beamer?

In a Beamer document, I would like to insert an image that would be progressively "updated" from a very blurry version to the normal one in X seconds. To give a concrete exemple, I would like to have ...