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about navigation markers and systems in documents such as hyperlinks in PDF documents or structural indicators in presentations.

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How to remove some pages from the navigation bullets in Beamer?

I'm making a beamer presentation using the miniframes outer theme, with navigation bullets, and the subsection=false option, meaning the bullets are all on a single row. The problem I have is that, if ...
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How to get rid of navigation symbols in beamer?

When creating presentations in beamer, those little symbols that you can click on and will take you to different parts of your presentation are automatically included on your slides. I don't like ...
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Beamer navigation circles without subsections?

I have been using the Frankfurt theme in Beamer recently. It includes navigational section titles at the top of the slide and when subsections are included, it adds circles below section titles. Each ...
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One navigation bullet per subsection with subsection=false in custom beamer theme

I'm using the miniframes theme in beamer, and I need it customized as follows: The idea is to have a single line of bullets. For each section, I want one bullet per subsection, instead of one bullet ...
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Going “back” when using hyperref

I'm including \usepackage{hyperref} so that each instance of \ref (as well as each page number in the index and the table of contents) automatically links to that page. When I'm viewing the document (...
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Breadcrumb hyperlink header

I wish to put breadcrumb navigation with hyperlinks into the header of each page. Clicking on each part, chapter, section will take you to the beginning of that part/chapter/section. I'm already ...
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beamer: footnote text collides with navigation symbols

Footnotes in presentations are "usually not a good idea" (beamer manual, p. 130). Suppose, however, I have a valid reason to use the \footnote command in a beamer document (e.g., for printing a full ...
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Only 3 items in navigation bar, is that possible?

I saw a beamer presentation that shows only 3 items in navigation bar (the last one, the current -highlighted- and the next). How is that possible? I am using Warsaw theme, and I have (until now) 7 ...
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Beamer infolines outer theme with miniframe bullets only for the current section

I am wondering whether we can use the subsection part of the beamer infolines outer theme headline (the right half) to show the miniframe bullets of the current section. Assuming the section has three ...
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How to create mini sections, mini subsections and mini frames in beamer presentation mode

In my pretty long presentation, I am attempting to write a beamer theme with sections, subsections and frames navigational bullets as in picture below I find out that there is no build-in theme meets ...
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Beamer Warsaw theme: Reduce the number of subsections visible in the navigation bar

I give a lecture with 10 sections and maybe 5-10 subsections. Using the Warsaw theme would make the available space too small. Is there a way to make the navigation bar show: only the last section, ...
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Beamer: Hide Backup Slides from Navigation Panel

I have some slides, which are not part of the main presentation, but can be shown if the audience asks some questions and I have put theses slides at the end of my presentation. I am using the ...
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Is it possible to get rid of the bullets in the miniframes outer theme

I actually like the bullets shown when using \useoutertheme{miniframes}, but for the long talk I have to give there are just ridiculously many. Is it possible to keep the same theme and just ...
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Beamer presentation with notes: navigation does not work properly and “destination with the same identifier” warnings show up

I am refloating a long-standing Beamer problem and will put a good bounty to it, to see if we can all solve this problem once and for all... I am following on a previous question I posted here, and ...
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How to remove navigational circles and fit the navigation bar titles in Frankfurt beamer theme?

I'm using the Frankfurt theme and I have two questions about it: There are navigational circles that appear when I create subsections. They are equal to the number of pages in that section which is ...
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Show/hide the sections, subsections and subsections that I want from the navigation sidebar (beamer, Berkeley)

I am using the theme Berkeley, I have lot of sections and subsections, I want to hide certain sections, subsections and subsubsections from the navigation bar, but not from the table of contents. If ...
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Beamer — changing the title in the navigation bar dynamically

Is there a way to change the title of the entire presentation in the navigation bar dynamically? Now: Needed: All 6 of 6 circles should be shown in navigation bar, not only 3 of 6 for current ...
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Beamer miniframes: side-by-side section names and navigation dots

I'm using the beamer miniframes outer theme (with subsection=false). Currently the navigation shows navigation dots below each section name. I would prefer it if the dots came to the right the ...
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Beamer: how to change the mini frames from circles to rectangles

I would like to change the mini frames from circles to rectangles and also make the already viewed symbols the same color as the background and future symbols the color of foreground. \documentclass{...
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Beamer Navigation bar too long

My navigation bar in Beamer is too long with the way it is presently formatted. I have considered going to multiple lines for the circle navigation, but this results in the vertical space of the ...
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How can I get multiple lines of frame dots in beamer navigation?

I'm writing a presentation using the Darmstadt theme which uses the smoothbars outer theme which is itself just a mild variation of miniframes. In a couple of my sections, I have so many frames that ...
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How to hide references from navigation bar in beamer class?

I am doing a presentation using the beamer class with the Warsaw theme. Further, I have to disclose my bibliography at the end of the presentation. Unfortunately, as soon as I type in \bibliography{} ...
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Make hyperref links open in new browser window for easier navigation

I edit a newsletter using LaTeX and I find hyperref very limiting. I'm using hyperref with only one argument: hidelinks. If I click on a \url link in the newsletter the URL opens in the same window, ...
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Control colors and shading of navigation circles in Beamer top line

I am preparing a presentation in Beamer using \useoutertheme{miniframes} and \useinnertheme{circles}, and my own modded version of the default colortheme. I want to have a Frankfurt-like navigation ...
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Beamer: how to change the mini frames coloring

I want to do the following changes to the mini frames coloring: All previous frames almost the same solid color as the background so that the squares are barely visible. The current frame and all ...
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Multiple navigation dots in Beamer for one frame

I am currently working on a Beamer presentation for which I use the navigation dots. I understood how to generate them using subsections, and if I want to have one dot per frame I found this answer (...
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Mini frame navigation not drawn correctly

I want to use a trick I found in the question Beamer navigation circles without subsections? to suppress multiple lines of "frame dots" for each subsection in beamer's mini frame navigation. Instead, ...
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Navigation frames in sidebar [duplicate]

I am writing a beamer presentation and I want to show a circle for each frame on the navigation sidebar. Can this be done? Here's a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} % Set Theme \usetheme{Marburg} \...
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How to hide other SubSubsections in sidebar of beamerclass?

I make a translation of a 600 pages Book with the beamer class in Latex, so I have lots of Subsections and SubSubsections. I want to show all subsections of the current Section in the sidebar along ...
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Separate Beamer navigation bar for some portions of presentation

I noticed in this example that the Introduction and Conclusion have their own navigation bars so that their entries are not taking up two extra lines in the main (body) navigation bar throughout the ...
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Add section without appearance in navigation bar with Beamer v 3.50

Currently on my laptop I've Beamer v3.43. When I want to have a section that does not appear on the navigation bar, I use \section{} (or \section*{}) as mentioned in this question. A student of my ...
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Beamer: make some slides inaccessible for usual navigation

Is there a way to make some slides inaccessible for basic forward navigation controls (left arrow and mouse click)? Motivation: I want these slides to reside at the end of my presentation and be ...
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How to allowbreak on Beamer Berkeley left-hand-side navbar?

I have too many sections in my presentation such that the left-hand-side navigation bar is full and only shows the first sections in Fig. 2, initial situation in Fig. 1. Pseudocode clean the left-...
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Can LaTeX remember from which page the user jumped when clicking on a reference [duplicate]

The answer to this is most likely no. But if someone with deep LaTeX or pdf-viewer knowledge know the answer to be a yes, then please do tell! Imagine the following situation: a person is reading a ...
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Appendixify: Move selected slides to appendix in Beamer

When working with Beamer I often have slides that I initially write in the body of the presentation, then decide they should be consigned to an appendix. This is also useful when reapplying slides ...
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Beamer: \againframe inside other frame

I'd like to repeat a certain state of a frame in beamer. Say like this: \frame[label=A]{ \begin{itemize} \item<1> foo \item<2> bar \end{itemize} } \frame{ \...
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Custom navigation dots in beamer headline

I am working on my slides in beamer and I would like to include some dots in the header indicating the current section (left) and subsection (right). The names of the sections/subsections should not ...
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Beamer: My subsection bullets in navigation bar doesn't jump by clicking when I use XeLaTeX, though the pdfLaTeX can render it normally [duplicate]

\documentclass[compress]{beamer} \usetheme{Dresden} \usecolortheme{crane} \title{\LaTeX~\textsc{Beamer}Testing} \author{Testname} \institute{Testing University} \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{}...
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Beamer: Arrowing forward with “split frames” and backwards with non-split frames. Is it possible?

I faced an annoying situation using the beamer class. The situation: During a presentation it is helpful to use "split" frames (produced by commands like \pause etc.). But when there is a discussion ...
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How to define the vertical location of navigation text?

I am using beamer2thesis, i.e., the beamerthemeTorinoTh style to compile my presentation slides. It is nice but I realized that I need to do some modifications. The upper header stripes seems quite ...
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How can I get horizontal line of navigation dots in header of Singapore beamer theme?

I'm writing a presentation using the Singapore theme. The dots in the navigation bar are appearing vertically (one below the other) rather than horizontally. This is consuming a lot of space of my ...
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Beamer slide navigation does not work when including notes on the left

I have the following MWE below that works perfectly, but to my horror, the awesome navigation circles at the top of the slides do not work (using pdf visualization programs in Ubuntu like Okular and ...
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Beamer mini-frames: remove links from subsection navigation circles

In this thread (including minimal working example) One navigation bullet per subsection with subsection=false in custom beamer theme I found a solution for drawing only one circle by subsection ...
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On inverting navigation bar and footer contents

I'm using the Frankfurt theme in beamer. It includes a sort of navigation bar with (sub-)section titles and a circle per slide in each (sub-)section. I'd like to move such a bar to the bottom of the ...
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How to move Beamer headline below frametitle?

I am creating my own Beamer theme based on the Berlin theme and what I want to do is to move the navigation bar below the frametitle, instead of the default position (i.e., top of page, above ...
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Beamer with notes on the left, have navigation links working both on slides (right) and on notes (left)

Following the answer to this question, and given a suggestion in one of the comments, I am trying to have working navigation links not only on the slides on the right, but also on the notes on the ...
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Beamer navigation dots

I'm writing a presentation using the Beamer class, I wonder if it is possible to keep the navigation dots filled (using the outertheme miniframes or smoothbars) once I've passed that slide. An ...
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Beamer: Navigation bar jumping to last slide of first frame

I am using the Frankfurt-theme in beamer. When I use the navigation bar the presentation "jumps" to the first slide of that section (showing only "A" in the presentation, see mwe). However, usually I ...
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Center navigation circle bars in beamer

I am using navigation bars in the top of a beamer slide. The problem is that the circles are not centered. How can I center them with respect to the section title? My code is \PassOptionsToPackage{...
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Hyperlinks buttons on a second layer with respect to the contents of the frame

In the following frame, the footline with hyperlinks buttons overlap with two images: Is there a way to declare in the preamble the hyperlink's footline to be in a second layer (background) respect ...