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RMarkdown Beamer not counting total slides

This issue is occurring if I use TinyTex or Miktex. This issue does not occur with rstudio.cloud. For any beamer/markdown presentation, when I ask for page numbers it prints them as 1/1, 2/1,3/1 and ...
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TeXstudio does not suggest a defined environment when typing

I do not know why TeXstudio no longer picks up the following environment. Normally, when I type \begin{in, TeXstudio will suggest the correct environment \begin{inlineexample}. It was working ...
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Beamer: \truncate + \insertsectionhead throws TeX capacity error

I'm using \truncate and \insertsectionhead in a beamer environment. Under certain conditions, compilation crashes. For more detail, consider this MWE: \documentclass[t]{beamer} \usepackage[british]{...
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media9: artefacts in embedded movie and looping inconsistent

I'm really having trouble to play back movies consistently, and I'm not sure where my workflow fails. Usually desired behavior: one slide with a still of the first movie frame. I would tell the ...
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Invisible notes (to the audience) in a beamer presentation

Since I'm about to have a conference talk, I was wondering if there is a way to write notes on the slides that will only be seen by me. To be more precise, on the projector there would be my slides ...
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Color for math applies to \text{} and \intertext{} as well

I have a LaTeX beamer presentation where I use \setbeamercolor{math text} for enhanced readability and it works great. Unfortunately, all \text{} and \intertext{} is colored as well and that doesn't ...
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Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup with mode specification and exampleblock or alertblock

The following code gives an error \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \mode <presentation> some text \mode <article> \begin{exampleblock}{Exemple} tttttt \end{...
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How to change Fonts while using AMS-package?

Can I use another font and another size with those packages? I don't like the way, the font turned out in my document(beamer). It is too big and the distance between lines should be smaller. \...
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beamer: finding out if there is content in the appendix

I am trying to determine if there are pages in the appendix. If there are I want to show a separation page/frame as indicator but in the handout mode only. In my current setup (due to some ...
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Beamer: How to add progress bar with section titles?

Many presentations include some kind of a visualizer where the listeners can easily see how far the presentation has gone. A great option to do so is adding a progress bar into the slide layout. ...
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Navigating between sections in Beamer with CJK package

I am writing some slides using Beamer, and the slides contains UTF-8 characters. For example, here is a version without UTF-8 characters: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{CJKutf8} \begin{document} %...
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\raggedleft the content of all frames in Beamer

I want to \raggedleft only the content of each frame in Beamer. I tried this \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{etoolbox} \AtBeginEnvironment{frame}{\raggedleft} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Biblatex: Inconsistent citation format

I am using same format of .bib file entry, but get different output formats in beamer. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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Frankfurt theme : sections too long to fit in a single line

As shown below i have many sections that wont fit in a single header line in frunk furt theme. While navigating through slides how to make the header scrolling so that the remaining section headers ...
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Horizontal offset for beamer sidebar

Is there any way to offset the sidebar in beamer horizontally? I couldn't find anything in Beamer documentation. Any suggestion is appreciated.
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Data points not shown when using TikZ datavisualization in beamer

When I try to implement the first example of section 75.2 from the TikZ 3.0.0 manual within beamer I don't get any data points. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{...
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Suppress pages in Beamer presentation

My project uses multiple inputs to tex files that contain frames for a specific topic. Example: main.tex topics topic1.tex topic2.tex topic3.tex This is in the main.tex: \documentclass{beamer} \...
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Mysterious! Beamer itemize has no bullets after adding a few packages

this is my first time using beamer. I copied a template from the sharelatex page on Beamer Which works, and \begin{itemize} shows bullets But after adding a few more packages that I need, all the ...
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Getting the color from a beamer theme?

How do I find out what color a beamer theme uses? In particular, what is the color that the Singapore theme uses? I'd like to grab this color so that I can color my tables with it and remain ...
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Insert long Matlab code in beamer with scrolling window

I need to insert a quite long Matlab code in a presentation (for a course on numerical methods) and I would like to insert it using a rolling window, is it possible to do something like this in beamer?...
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Wrapping environment passing optional argument to wrapped environment

I'm trying to create a myframe environment which wraps a Beamer frame environment but sets a default title. Additionally, I want to be able to pass optional arguments to myframe which should then ...
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Typset shell code with sensible terminal highlighting in LaTeX

I'm familiar with typesetting script code in my documents, however, I have been unable to obtain nice highlighting for shell code (e.g. similar to that afforded to me by my gnome-terminal). Basically ...
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Column specifier cm{10mm} does not horizontally and vertically align text in a cell

I want a slide with a table of 5 columns. Each column width should be 10mm. The text in each cell should be both vertically and horizontally centered. Code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{array} ...
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Creating sections each with title pages in beamers slides

I'm writing up my dissertation defense slides. I would like to have a title page for each of three chapters. Specifically, I want to be able to replicate the box that the dissertation title is in for ...
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How to vertically align verbatim text and image in two columns to the top in Beamer?

Code: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[t,fragile] \begin{columns}[T] \begin{column}{0.45\textwidth} \begin{verbatim} Lorem ipsum dolor sit \end{verbatim} ...
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Beamer theme which gives looks similar to revealjs

I'm looking for a Beamer theme which mimics the look of the default reveal.js theme. Slides created with reveal.js can look like this: (A complete demo you can find here.) I am just curious whether ...
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Beamer - Colouring Specific Navigation Circles

I have some frames that are just small increments from previous frames and, as such, I do not wish them to have a distinct navigation circle. I've been able to achieve this by using the method ...
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Replacing a whole equation in beamer

I want an equation to be replaced by another in one click in a beamer presentation. How to implement that? I was trying it by writing two exactly same consequent frames where the latter frame had ...
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Drawbacks of using fragile frames in beamer

This is a follow up on beamer's fragile frame as default. What are the drawbacks of setting the default frame to be fragile (or passing the optional fragile argument to all frames). The beamer ...
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How can I make sure the overlay specification doesn't print in beamerarticle?

I had to adapt the itemize environment for a separate concern, but in doing so I somehow messed with the \item command in a way where it now prints the overlay specification in article mode. Here is a ...
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Switching between list and plain text across article and presentation mode in beamerarticle

I use beamerarticle to write lecture notes, but use a lot of lists on the slides that I don't need in lecture mode. Is there a way to toggle between a list and a plain text environment as in the ...
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Position a tabular on the corner of a slide

I would like the tabular in the following slide to be placed "floating" in the upper right corner of the slide. How can I do it? \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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How to align vertically tikz nodes with rotate

How do I align tikz nodes which are rotated? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes.geometric,positioning,...
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Beamer : two different styles for frames

I'd like to make a presentation about networking for 16yo childs. Some of my transparents are for everyone to understand, others are more "level Jedi 2"... I use a Warsaw theme with beamer, I'd like ...
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Beamer: Subscript in equation mode are larger

When I try to change the type size in beamer class I just type: scriptsize, footnotesize, small, normalsize, large, Large, huge in the beginning of the frame. But in math environment, I see that the ...
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How to put a vertical rule between Beamer columns created with the \column command?

Note: This question is different from https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/95188/18588 because that question works with the column environment but this one is about the \column command. My code: \...
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Undefined control sequence on \beamer@leftmargin indentation

According to example from http://texdoc.net/texmf-dist/doc/latex/beamer/beameruserguide.pdf#subsubsection.8.2.2 the following code I think should work: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Positioning tikz arrows to coordinates inside tabulars

I need to create a slide with multiple tabulars and use arrow to point to elements inside those tabulars. However, I'm having trouble to specify where tabulars, texts and arrows should appear. How ...
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Customized frame title with examples and how reference those examples?

I am trying to create examples on the LaTeX Beamer frame title, count them and reference them in the other frame title. By googling, I was able to count the examples but not able to reference it in ...
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Make table of contents fit in sidebar - beamer

I am having trouble with my sidebar in beamer. I'm using the PaloAlto theme, and have too many sections & subs, so it's running out of the frame. I have read that I can reduce fontsize, was ...
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Read video (mp4) with beamer on Windows with the multimedia package

I am using beamer on Windows 10, and I want my mp4 video to be read using the multimedia package (I do not want media9 since I have multiple videos and the final pdf file is way too heavy in the end). ...
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Incomprehensible problem with split-environment in beamer documents

In a set of slides i am creating with beamer class, i want to use the split environment to align wrapped equations (see example below). My problem is, that latexmk throws an error Missing { inserted ...
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Bibliography style for BibLaTeX similar to BibTeX+Beamer

I pretty much like how the bibliography is rendered via BibTeX+Beamer as demonstrated by the Metropolis beamer theme: Does there exist some BibLaTeX style with a similar look and feel? In particular ...
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Video does not automatically play on beamer (Auto-play) [closed]

I want to include a video in my beamer presentation and I would like that the latter starts automatically when the slide opens. Everything is fine until now (I can read the video on the pdf) except ...
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How to avoid jumping content between frames with overlayarea and frames without overlayarea?

In my slide deck, I have some frames that use overlayarea and some that don't. Regardless of whether a frame uses overlayarea or not, I want all text content to start at exactly the same position from ...
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\hrule within \textblock (from textpos package) does not appear in the output

My code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[absolute,overlay]{textpos} \begin{document} \begin{frame}[fragile,t] \frametitle{Demo} \begin{textblock*}{\textwidth}(20mm,20mm) \vspace{5mm}\hrule ...
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\movie autostart does not work in beamer

I want to include a video in my beamer presentation by \movie and need that starts automatically when the slide opens. There is an autostart option but does not work. I am reading the pdf by pymress ...
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How to change the custom color of the theme “Frankfurt”?

I am making some slides for a presentation, using the Winedt and using the theme Frankfurt. Can anyone suggest, how to change the color of the slide from purple to dark blue, or some more professional ...
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Seeking Beamer Template Similar to Presentation Below

I'm a really big fan of this presentation style https://www.archer.ac.uk/training/course-material/2014/04/PMMP_UCL/Slides/castep_1.pdf and I'm wondering if anyone has come across the sort of ...
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Priority of page breaks between paragraphs in beamer slides with allowframebreaks

I have breamer slides with allowframebreaks which have some basic structure, e.g.: \begin{frame}[fragile,allowframebreaks]{Title} some text... \begin{itemize}...\end{itemize} other text \begin{...