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Beamer print citation in frames with entrykey

I am using this answer to define a DeclareCiteCommand which prints a bibkey as a footnote of a frame. I would like to add the keyentry so that the number is displayed as well. MWE: \documentclass[...
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Beamer overbox full error and image not inserting

I'm trying to make beamer presentation, but getting an 1. overbox full error and also, 2. the image is not getting inserted. 3. Also, at the end of beamer, my name and institution name, both are ...
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Beamer citation footnote: Algorithm environment

Following up on this, I encounter a problem when using the algorithm environment. See the minimal working example below (mostly copied from an answer): Here, the algorithm environment simply treats ...
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Beamer: shadow whole frame

I am trying to produce the following effect for a presentation of mine in beamer: after the entire frame has been loaded, I would like to gray out / shadow the entire frame, and introduce an ...
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Use a different font in Beamer slide headlines

I would like to use a serif font (Palatino) in slide text and a sans-serif one (Fira Sans) in slide headlines, but for some reason I cannot make it work. My question is similar to this, but the same ...
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Removing some slide numbers in Beamer class Berkeley?

Using exactlay the code provided here: Slide number in beamer Berkeley header? I inserted slide numbers. However, I do not want them for some slides (mostly back-up slides): Could you please help me? ...
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How to highlight / uncover / connect by paths step by step various parts of math formulas blended with text?

I wrote the following code, that works, and approximately do the job. But it suffers from many flaws, I evaluate it as ugly, and would like to receive some advices on how to do same things the right ...
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Is it possible to use a tikzpicture as background in a beamer presentation?

I'm trying to add a .tikz format file as background in a beamer presentation slide, but it seems to work with only .png, .jpg, .pdf files: \setbeamertemplate{background}{\includegraphics[width=\...
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Output from tree command in a listing

I'm trying to put the output of the tree command in a lstlisting using the following code \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,compress,svgnames]{beamer} \begin{document} \usepackage{listings} \...
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How to include Singapore heading with Metropolis in Latex Beamer?

\documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usetheme{metropolis} \setbeamercolor{structure}{fg=blue!55!green} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{mathabx} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{...
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\tau \epsilon \chi ! Missing $ inserted

Beginner here with an issue on a simple presentation using beamer \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \tau \epsilon \chi \end{frame} \end{document} The above fails with the ...
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I want to add a slide number above the greenline in footnote in latex e.g; 2 should appeared on same position above the green line

I want to add a slide number above the greenline in footnote in latex e.g; 2 should appeared on same position above the green line i want it like a picture attached and it should be above the green ...
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Temporarily hide some sections in the sidebar of a beamer presentation

I am trying to create an outline section in a beamer presentation. This outline section is wrapped in an outlinesection environment where the headline (among other things is redefined). In this ...
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Footenote in metropolis beamer theme: standard footenote layout

Using the metropolis theme, I am able to use footonotes with and without markers using: Footnote without a marker \begin{document} \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage[french]{...
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Changing the half background color of a beamer frame?

Is it possible to change the half of the beamer frame background color perfectly (no margins), as shown in the picture: without using the above image as background. Maybe by using tikz or something.
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Beamer specific pausing

I have a layout set in my mind for a beamer presentation where I'd like to put all of the figures at the bottom. I'd like to leave the figures on the screen at all times, but I'd also like to be able ...
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Changing a section page style

I'm having a trouble with changing a section page style. What I have now is this: What I want is to remove the "section 1" above the blue box, and to remove the box as well, and to add the section ...
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In beamer, how can I change the level of the section bookmark?

In beamer, I want to insert a bookmark level (or depth?) between part and section. In the example I called it chapter just like it is in the report class. My code put the part and chapter at the right ...
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How to get backgroundtemplate of current slide to show up in Beamer's notes page?

I use \backgroundtemplate, before \begin{frame}, to specify a full-screen graphic to use as background, with just a title or sometimes a title and normal frame text. When I invoke \...
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Online beamer presentation viewer

I recently attended a talk at my university that ran into some embarrassing technical difficulties. The speaker created his talk in beamer and had the presentation as a .pdf on his flash-drive but the ...
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Latex cannot find my Beamer sty file [duplicate]

On Linux, I've downloaded the "diepen" Beamer theme to my ~/texmf folder. I've run texhash ~/texmf, which happily creates an ls-R file containing this: % ls-R -- filename database for kpathsea; do ...
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How do you adjust the transparency/opacity of active and non-active sections in the beamer footer?

I'm using pdflatex, beamer class, boxes theme. I have a footline with the sections of my document listed there. It slightly grays out the non-active section titles in the footer, but not enough. How ...
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Frame number in beamer

I have the following in my document: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{xcolor} \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number] \usetheme{Goettingen} \useinnertheme{circles} \...
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converting from beamer to pptx - pandoc and other options

We have many slide decks in beamer that need to be converted to PPTX --- ideally retaining the math and graphics. We have used pandoc successfully to convert LaTeX to word (and vice-versa), but ...
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Is it possible to move text of foot line in beamer

Question: In my slide when you compile, we can see that in foot-line there are three parts (Name , Title , date with page number). My question is Can we move our title from foot-line to head-line (...
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Measuring heights of equations for use with \vspace*, rather than using vphantom

Often in beamer I want to produce a build-in. A complicated version is when I want to start with <expr> and then build in an underbrace \underbrace{<expr>}_{foo}. If the slide is centered ...
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Setting some textboxes in beamer slides

I'm creating a beamer template for my university. I have some problem with making this template adjustable for everyone. I want to create some texboxes at the footer and header ribbons to make ...
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How could I remove the color of the navigation sidebar?

I'd like to simplify my slides and remove the color of the navigation sidebar. How could I do that? This is my MWE : \documentclass{beamer} \title{A long title} \usetheme{Hannover} \useoutertheme{...
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What is the source code of this presentation?

I'm trying to search for the source code of this Latex presentation: http://www.math.wisc.edu/~ynagel/tex/GPStalk.pdf Do you know how I could make that kind of presentation?
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How to set different headers for different slides in beamer

I designed a few slides for a quiz show that I hosted. This question is about editing the headers differently in each slide. For reference, please find my output pdf here. In the first slide, the ...
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Tikz: error when using beamer-class but not when using article-class

I'm using Overleaf to build a beamer presentation and wanted to add rectangles around cells in table (as described in this other question/answer by barbara beeton). Unfortunately, I get error messages ...
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Remove vertical space in gather enviroment

I have the following code in a beamer: \begin{frame} \frametitle{New frame} \begin{block}{Distorsión radial} \begin{gather*} \delta_{ur}(u,v)=u(k_1\cdot r^2+k_2\cdot r^4),\\ \delta_{vr}(u,v)=v(k_1\...
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Recover long name of a section in beamer (nameref used)

In beamer, I'm introducing a slide at the beginning of each section with \usepackage{nameref} \newcommand*{\currentname}{\@currentlabelname} \AtBeginSection[] { \begin{frame} \begin{...
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Combine alert pause and invisible in beamer

I would like to combine alert, pause and invisible in beamer. \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamercovered{transparent} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[<+|alert@+>] \...
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Blocks in Beamer

I want to put boxed text/block in Beamer and my LaTeX source is \documentclass[pdf]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{block}{Observation 1} Simmons Hall is composed of metal and concrete. ...
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Caption package with beamer changing tables to figures

I have a weird problem Whenever I use the caption package with beamer class on Mac OS (Windows works fine), Tables labels are changed to Figures (only started happening recently) .. I wonder what ...
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Beamer \only or \onslide in presence of notes pages

When I use \only<#> in the \note{} section of my beamer slides, I'm getting odd behavior where an extra slide gets generated at the end of each series of slides. For example the following ...
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How to write a picture's source description in a `beamer` document?

In writing a presentation using beamer, and I would like to add "source information" to my graphs (under the picture). I've implemented the great solution I found here: How to write a source ...
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Beamer: Multiple blocks with images - vertical centering of rows

I have a slide with multiple blocks, each in a seperate column. Each block should contain two images on top of each other. In my use case these are tikzpictures, but here I just use includegraphics. ...
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How to make a beamer slide as shown in the figure?

I was wondering how this kind of slide is made in the beamer. I wonder how the background is set. Also how the heading is set? Any thoughts? It seems like we can use any image we want to set in the ...
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How to change font size of part of an item [closed]

As I mentioned in the title, I would like to change font size of part of the items (Location) listed. tried to reduce the font size using \small, but it did not work. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{...
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Why \footcite not working in beamer?

I wanted to add citations in my beamer presenatation and saw following post. How to embed citations into footnotes? For test run I copied the answer posted there but I am not geting ciattaion as ...
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How to add tex/latex/ms\everyshi.sty in Miktex?

I am trying to install ms package so that I can solve the problem but after unzipping the zip file, I found no application file to install ms package. Because of this I can't install ms package. ...
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How to set and connect nodes inside a Beamer frame and hilight them

I'd like to find a "simple" way to highlight two pieces of text and connect them with a path and a label on it. For example, I need to make a slideshow to demonstrate how to solve linear systems to ...
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How to use pgf-presenter-console for presentation with changed papersize?

I had to change page dimensions for a presentation but cannot use pdf-presenter-console (format of image file unknown) pdfpc --notes=right Test.pdf --notes option detected. Disable auto grouping. (...
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Beamer frame option to change background and font that works with labels

I'd like to define a frame option in Beamer to "invert" the colors of background, foreground, and structure, and I can do so by defining \documentclass{beamer} \BeforeBeginEnvironment{frame}{% \...
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Beamer: Generating references w/ A4 page style

I have a beamer presentation w/ some citings, and references I want to put at its end. However, there's no room for the references on one slide (and it's difficult to split them like I want, although ...
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Wrong display of beamer presentation with notes by pdf-presenter-console

I want a double page presentation and want to display it with the pdf-presenter-console. This is my MWE: \documentclass[compress,ngerman]{beamer} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Beamer theme: customizing title page

I usually use the default theme of beamer for its simplicity. I want to change the titlepage of default theme to the one like the titlepage of metropolis but with the line with default color of ...
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Use Beamer to put 3 slides per page with notes beside (like powerpoint)

I am trying to transition from powerpoint to beamer for the slides for my class. Powerpoint puts a thumbnail of the slide on the left and any notes associated with the slide on the right of the page. ...