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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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What's the best (and quickest) way to insert LaTeX equations into PowerPoint?

Long story short, I have to do a presentation in PowerPoint, I want to be able to insert LaTeX equations as images (possibly png) with transparent background. Normally I have found the MS office ...
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How to display the Refs Section on some frames?

I am using the online LaTeX editor for the presentation preparing. I need to add the References Section into the frame(s). I have tried two variants: The first attempt is: \section{References} \...
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Interleaving images in paused lists with Beamer

I have the following frame in my Beamer code: \begin{frame}{Motivation} \begin{itemize} \item<1-> We deal with a lot of cameras. \item<1-> We do lots of experiments. ...
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“Misplaced alignment tab character & \end{frame}” as “missing $ or extra }” messages when I can't find any missing or extra symbols. What do I do?

I am making a presentation for a work but I am getting these errors after every \end{frame} piece of "code". These are the files on OverLeaf. The main file is TFGpresentacion.tex, the rest of them are ...
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Looking for beamer presentation with certain characteristics

Where can I find a beamer presentation (structure) such that it's all black color, it has the shadow effect when stating definitions or theorems, it has the enumeration at the corner of the slides and ...
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Is it possible to decrease the font size of the notes without zooming out the slides using the Présentation tool?

I am using the Presentation tool. In the guide (when I open the slideshow), it is written we can decrease/increase/reset the font size of the notes. However, this does not only change the font size of ...
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Is it possible to edit the visualisation of the notes using the Présentation tool?

Is it possible to edit the visualisation of the notes using the Présentation tool? By default, in the notes, it shows the date, the title (twice) and the captions of the figures (if any). I would ...
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How to set slide size with seminar class

I find it is difficult to set the page ratio as 16:9 in seminar calss, for example the [aspectratio=169] dosen't work at all. \documentclass[aspectratio=169]{seminar} \begin{document} \begin{slide} ...
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caption images in beamer inside column env

How do i caption these images? \begin{frame}{Einführung 2} \begin{columns} \column{0.5\textwidth} \centering \includegraphics[height=2.5cm]{FiguresAndPictures/AlleAktien-...
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Includegraphics without stretching

I am trying to use \columns in conjunction with \includegraphics to show a "list" of pictures. Sadly this code: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Einführung} \begin{columns} \column{0.5\textwidth} ...
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Split slides in two with a vertical line? Equations on left and right

I'm making presentation slides for presenting my research. Basically the idea is: I need to compare two theories with each other. Therefore, I wish to split most of the slides into two halves, with ...
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What is the use of short frame title

In most of the time, we only specify the long frame-title as \frametitle{My long title}. But if we type \frametitle[short]{My long title} then what is the use of this short title? We can see the use ...
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Beamer: passage to 16:9 aspect ratio

I have a few questions regarding the passage from the default 4:3 ratio to 16:9 one. 1) Is it necessary to use 16:9 aspect ratio for presentations? 2) What is the difference between: \...
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Red boxes around navigation buttons in Beamer [closed]

When I am trying to create a presentation in Beamer, all of the navigation buttons have red boxes around them and I can't seem to find anything in the code which would cause this. When I hide the ...
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Beamer presentation with no numbers in several slides (title page, outline slide, highlighting current section) [duplicate]

\documentclass[french]{beamer} \usepackage[french]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \definecolor{links}{HTML}{2A1B81} \hypersetup{colorlinks,linkcolor=,urlcolor=links} \...
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Replicate a particular presentation style with Beamer [duplicate]

Is there any idea how can one create the style of the following presentation with Beamer http://perso.citi.insa-lyon.fr/flemouel/Research/Talks/MCF-Auditions/Presentation-Audit-INSA_Lyon-12_05_2004....
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How to 'break' the general instruction of `\beamerdefaultoverlayspecification{<+-1|alert@+>}`?

How to 'break' the general instruction of \beamerdefaultoverlayspecification{<+-1|alert@+>}? \begin{document} \begin{frame}{test} \setbeamertemplate{itemize items}[circle] \begin{itemize} \...
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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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Why a specific \color does not work on \author?

On beamer document class, in the part of \author does not let me put an specific color. I have \author{\pink{ my name} \\ other name} Specifically does not work with \pink but it does for \blue,\...
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Centering figures in itemize environment in beamer

I need to make a presentation in ppt with following format: First item is written as “First, first, first, first, first, first, first, first, first, first” Second item is written as “Second, second, ...
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Trouble putting three tables and a figure in one frame

Almost same as in How to put 3 figures in one slide in beamer? I am trying to put three tables and a figure in one frame. More precisely, inside a four quadrants grid. Can you tell me how I can do so ...
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Use datatool input to enable beamer frame

I want to use the value of a flag imported from a datatool database (stored in an external .csv file) to enable (or disable) a beamer frame. The .csv file is of the form: \begin{filecontents*}{test....
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literature review table in beamer

i am trying to create something like this - a literature summary review. I am quite new to latex and struggle quite a bit with tables. How can i create something similiar to the example? My table has ...
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Override package definition in ConTeXt presentation

I am using ConTeXt for my presentation. More specifically, I used the following code: \usemodule[pre-split] \starttext \TitlePage{Famous Quotes} \Topic{\sc Tufte} \input tufte \...
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How to achieve such a slide theme using TeX (probably not beamer)?

I am quite impressed with the cleanness and beauty of the following slides following slides, taken from the MIT OpenCourseWare. From the looks of it, it does not seem to use the beamer class at, but ...
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Windowed Beamer presenter mode on Linux

There are several Linux solutions to show beamer presentations listed here: Is there a nice solution to get a "presenter mode" for Latex presentations? However, all of them use fullscreen ...
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Remove smoothbars in a particular slide

I want to remove smoothbars from the outline slide and the last slide. How am I supposed to do this? MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{frankfurt} \usefonttheme{...
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How to make the two horizontally positioned images closer to each other?

I have two images located horizontally in a presentation slide, as below:- \begin{figure}[!htb] \minipage{0.4\textwidth} \includegraphics[width=\linewidth]{Image001.png} \caption{abcd} \endminipage\...
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'References' not in contents nor header in beamer?

Using LyX, I am wondering whether it's possible not to have 'references' in the header/contents in a beamer presentation? Ex: #LyX 2.3 created this file. For more info see http://www.lyx.org/ \...
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How to place a logo in the simpleslides module in ConTeXt?

I found simpleslides module extremely suitable for academic presentations, yet I am clueless as how to place a logo in the lower right area of the slides in any of the specified styles. Is there any ...
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Equation does not show properly

Try this equation in latex using the following command $μ\textsubscript{ι}=E(Y\textsubscript{i} )$ However, I can see the equation in the compiler as μ and ι are not latin characters. What command ...
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Customizing the frame title box in Beamer LaTeX

I have two questions. For some reason the frame title box is currently transparent, how can I reset this to its default style? Second, I wanted to minimize the height of the box, however this also ...
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How is it possible to change background color of slide and color of all text in slide?

Using this as a test reproducable example: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \useoutertheme{infolines} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tabularx} %\usepackage{ragged2e} \begin{document} \...
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Align justify into an itemsize list [duplicate]

\documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \useoutertheme{infolines} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{ragged2e} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Introduction} \...
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Changing content of footline in beamer

How is it possible to set a specific text in the footline of the slides in beamer? In my case, author names and the title are shown. Instead I'd like to show the conference name and country. \...
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Three author names and affiliations in the same line

I would like to have three authors in the first presentation page in the same line. How is it possible to make it. Here I try to reproduce this example: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS}...
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Add title and authors name in main and in the end of first page other info [duplicate]

I try to customize a presentation template. I try to create the first page. I would like to have in the footer something specific like the conference name and country. The initial is this: \...
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Beamer notes slide aspect ratio

I created a beamer presentation using aspectratio = 169 because 16:9 is the aspect ratio of the projector and my laptop's screen. I added notes to the presentation and the aspect ratio of the notes ...
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Change background colour to black and text to white?

I am using the following code for a beamer presentation: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{fancybox} \title[short version]{SOME TITLE} %\...
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Logo in a frametitle, metropolis theme

This is the additional question, continuation of my problem given here: How to change the frametitle / footline height in metropolis theme? I hope that the new post is better to solve a related ...
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How to change the frametitle / footline height in metropolis theme?

Using beamer when I change a font size in a frame title line and/or footline to the preferred height, the height of these lines is not automatically adjusted to the font height. How to achieve that ...
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Custom height of Navigation bar in Beamer for each Section

there is a way to set the height of the navigation bar for each section in Beamer? I'm using the Warsaw theme and the height of the navigation bar is controlled by the maximum number of subsections in ...
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How should I change header from introduction to outline in beamer?

MWE: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{MnSymbol} \usepackage{stmaryrd} \usepackage{colortbl} \usepackage{...
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How to set columns in LaTeX Seminar slide?

Even though I can use beamer to create presentation slide. But this time I only interested in using seminar.sty to write a slide for presentation, but failed to create a columns-like page. Here is a ...
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Removing author and title from footline of beamer slide (madrid theme)

I am writing a beamer presentation using the Madrid theme and I would like to eliminate author and title names from the footnote of the slide. How to do it? Here is my MWE: \documentclass{...
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How to solve the hyperlink problem in this Beamer TeX?

In this Beamer TeX when I click on example-image-b in intem2 I go to the image-b. But when I click on the image I will come back to the original slide but there is no item2. I want to item2 being in ...
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How to show one picture slide in largest possible size after showing each item in the provided Beamer TeX?

I have 3 figures and 3 items. After each item is shown, I would like to show one figure at the largest size that may be fitted on a Beamer class slide. \documentclass[ aspectratio=169 ]{beamer} ...
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How to have the name of all sections on the top of each page in this Beamer template?

This TeX should have about 10 sections each of which has a couple of subsections under it. Also, the names of sections are all 2-words. So in this Beamer template, as you can see, the names of all ...
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Careful Beamer layout of objects

I currently use powerpoint for preparing talks, because I am very particular about placement of things. I can see myself using other GUI programs to generate TikZ graphics for my slides, but I very ...