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Questions tagged [block]

one of the environments of the {beamer} documentclass: it puts the text of the user inside a box with a heading title

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Is it possible to put a rectangle as background in the \author section?

In the \documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} Is it possible to put a rectangle as background in the \author section ? A kind of block, so that the \author name has a background with light color....
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Verbatim inside \block

I already searched for a solution but found none which works for me. My aim is to write some command inside a block environment. Even though I used \cprotect or \protect it still won't work. Normally ...
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Creating a block matrix

I want to create the following block matrix So far I have obtain the following matrix \[ \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.3} \left[ \begin{array}{c@{}c:c:c:c:c:c} & \pmb{\Phi}_{1} &...
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How to wrap text around a graphic in beamer inside a block

I have the following code: \begin{block}{ROC-Curve} \begin{wrapfigure}{0.5/textwidth} \includegraphics[width=0.3\linewidth,height=0.3 \textheight,keepaspectratio]{ROC_curve.PNG} ...
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Bind an image and a paragraph together

I have multiple blocks of text and each block is associated with an image. I am trying to wrap each image with its associated paragraph individually and so on. I want the next block of text and image ...
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Highlight/color a part of text in block in beamer

I am using beamer in Latex to make a presentation. I use a block for definition like: \begin{block}{P1} \justifying Some text here \end{block} Let us say I wish to highlight a word "Some". By ...
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Image and text block

I do school project, there are a circuitikz circuits and some equations to each one. I'd like to keep it together and put the picture to the left, and equations on the right - as on the attached ...
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Block diagram with child on one of its node

I've been learning to use LaTeX for my final project at campus. And now, I get into flowchart-making section. I could make a simple block diagram, like input-output process but I find my self in ...
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Block diagram tikz presentation

i tried to present a tikz block diagram but my code does not give me what i want. Any help please. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows} \begin{document} \...
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Tikz Nested block diagram with boxed text inside other blocks

I'd like to create a figure that has a series of nested blocks with text inside. I'd like 4 blocks like: [block1]->[block2]->[block3]<-[block4] Where blocks look (below), can anyone suggest ...
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Block with title on the same line as content

I'm looking for a block environment with title on the same line as content. Something like this but with possibility to set a different background color for the title, in order to get something like ...
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Beamer: block in minipage/columns are out of the page

When I add a block in beamer inside a minipage, I have a block that is bigger than the minipage instead of a block that fits into the minipage. So this gives me really strange alignements: Any idea? ...
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is it possible to place a box with text over a picture in latex beamer? using overpic and block

\documentclass[aspectratio=169,usenames,dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \setbeamercovered{transparent} % Transparente Overlays \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,amstext} \usepackage{pifont} \...
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rounded and not rounded blocks

I would like to know if it is possible to have to different kinds of blocks and how to do it in beamer. As an example, one rounded for examples and one not rounded for theorems. Is it possible to ...
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ConTeXt: break paragraph after t-vim code block

I will edit this question here: I would like the \startc to work like $$math$$. \starttext In C, the program to print hello, world is \startc My C code here. \stopc Just how to run this program ...
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How to make special indents for a block of text

This is what I need: Headline First item in list continuation of description of first item if first line gets full second item on list continuation of description of item 2 ...
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How does one change framecolor for individual block in tikzposter?

Can one change the colour of the line surounding block, framecolor, for individual blocks when using tikzposter? If so, how? I fail to find it out. The background colour of a block, blockbodybgcolor ...
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Different block heights in tikzposter

In the code example attached, I have created 2 columns and 2 rows with blocks (see the figure below). The first column and first row, denoted "Test1a" gets a shorter height than the other four blocks. ...
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Beamer box alignment with enumerate placeholders

I'm trying to align a beamer box with the placeholder of an enumerated environment, but as you can see below it doesn't work out of the box. So far I've tried to resize the blue box with both with \...
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Vertical space on top of the content defined within an environment

I try to understand what's going on with a very simple environment I defined. Please note that I have difficulties to explain the problem. I tries to do my best, but it may not be clear. Please ...
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How to make a block transparent but not its title?

This code make a block transparent along with its title. I want just the block to be transparent but not its title. What do I have to do? \documentclass[compress]{beamer} \usecolortheme{rose} \...
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How can I output this special matrix?

I want to output a special matrix like this: But, I don't know how to do this. Thanks very much!
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How to overlay the fullscreen picture with box of tex

I found it very impressed with this display style of the author. My question is how to overlay the fullscreen picture with box of tex ? Thank you in advance
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Seperating overlapping wrapfigures

How do I separate these two wrapfigure elements? I wish for the second wrapfigure to start after the length of the first wrapfigure length. Instead, they merge into each other. The second ...
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How to enumerate frames by block?

I have many frames with multiple blocks and I want the number of the frames to increase by block, not by frame.How can I do that? Below is an example of one of my frames: \documentclass{beamer} \...
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Drawing Tikz function domain/codomain on selected set of nodes [duplicate]

I am trying to draw a flow-chart like diagram to conceptualize a decision process by which 1) an initiator first chooses whom to team up with and 2) what task(s) to do with this or that person. I ...
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Beamer block in article mode - framed or same style as in presentation mode

I am using the beamer class to create the slides and use the scrartl with \usepackage{beamerarticle} to create the script. The block environment looks well separated and coloured in the slide. I would ...
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How to split a report page in two

I am trying to divide my page in containers like in the above image In the left side will be an image and in the right side will be a table. I need a nice way to display this image. I tried to use \...
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Combination of columns, block and center renders the wrong textcolor in the first block [duplicate]

I just noticed a strange behavior in beamer: if just after the title page, I use a colums environment, in which I put a block, and in which I center the text, the text has the wrong color, namely the ...
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Tikzposter block with no content

I want to use a tikzposter block as a title with no content inside the block. I am currently using: \block{Proposed trajectory}{} Which gives me: However, I would like to have no white bar at all, ...
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Vertical alignment of blocks with and without columns

In a beamer presentation, when I work with blocks in columns, LaTeX seems to add some additional vertical space before the title of the first block. How can I avoid this behaviour? A minimal working ...
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How to add block title section and color without the title in beamer?

When I empty the block title in beamer it doesn't show the green color in Madrid theme. I want to get this color although when I empty the title as well as when give a title.
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Why there is no block for showing algorithm/pseudocode in beamer?

Although there are many blocks in beamer, but I don't find any algorithm/pseudo-code block. Why there is no algorithm block? Or, Is there any alternative block for algorithm? Or, Is block for ...
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adding blocks in Presento beamer theme [duplicate]

I wish to add blocks in Presento beamer theme. I am not able to get the frame around the blocks. \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usepackage{config/presento} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \...
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Stretch block to fill minipage vertically in beamer

I have the following environment that is supposed to divide the beamer page in four equal parts: \newcommand{\FourQuads}[4]{ \begin{minipage}[t][.5\textheight][t]{\textwidth} \begin{minipage}[t]{....
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Put bullets in a block inside itemize environment

I am trying to insert bullet in a block, but these bullets appear outside this block. This is probably due to the fact that the block is inside an itemize environment. Is there a way to do it? My ...
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How to use the color of an alert block for a ruler?

I have a beamer presentation and an alert block. I want to insert a horizontal ruler to seperate text. To fit into the style of the presentation, it should match the color of the surrounding alert ...
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beamer block as wide as the entire page

How can I have a full-paperwidth beamer block in the example below? How can I then control its vertical position across the slide? \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{metropolis} \begin{document} \begin{...
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LaTex Blockarray Weird Placement of Brackets

I'm unfamiliar with LaTex terms, so please excuse my vocabulary. I have this in my exam latex file in two different places (copied and pasted), however I get different results. \documentclass[12pt]{...
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Beamer block color depending on section

My beamer file contain 4 section and in any section some block environment. I would like to create a command that defines a color for block of in specific section depending on the number of that ...
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How can I get blocks of same height in beamer columns and minipage framework?

I need help on something that will certainly seem very simple, but I cannot figure out: I use columns and minipage, in beamer, to have one block on the left and one on the right corner of the page. ...
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How can I write the name show in axis of 3D array using TiKz

I am drawing a 3D array like the attached picture, which actually describes a multidimensional array. However, I can not put the name of the axis and take the value from the matrix like the attached ...
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Beamer: how to set no style for blocks?

for my presentation I using the Rochester theme. I like this theme except for the blocks style. I need to have no style for this enviroment. How can I set no style for blocks, using the theme anyway?...
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Center align texts in block

I want to center align the content in block, but it seems that \centering or \begin{center}...\end{center} does not work: \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{Introduction} ...
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Vertically align a block and an image side by side

I want to set a block and an image side by side, and vertically align them either from the top or in the middle. But I realize that with neither \begin{columns}[T] nor \begin{columns}[c] works ...
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How (and understanding) the editing of a beamertheme.sty to create bordered/framed blocks?

I am trying to edit a beamerthemeMyTheme.sty file to have the exampleblock become framed/bordered. While I have seen examples such as that in Link to answer providing code for framed blocks (it does ...
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Special sections in the document

I have a plan to make special sections in the document. For example: Good news. While you're reading a book, you'll see inset block that gives you some additional information. Example. While you ...
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How to set this Matrix (Block Matrix with Lines, Dotes and Braces)

I have to set a matrix like i've drawn in the picture. Unfortunately im not able to do it on my own because i can only use the needed features like block form, dots and especially braces (on the sides)...
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table broken inside a block

I am on beamer. The following code I put for creating a table inside a block. \begin{block}{} \begin{tabular}{l|l} \multirow{2}{*}{$y = \begin{bmatrix} w_{...
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Beamer: how to use \alert in itemize inside a block? [closed]

Edit 2017/08/23: Sorry, my first post wasn't compilable, here are MWE! I'm having troubles using Beamer \alert in an itemize environment inside of a block environment... I want to have a block inside ...