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Export an org-mode file as a PDF via command line?

What command-line arguments do I use to get Emacs to export an org-mode file to a Beamer PDF? (I want to create a Makefile that produces a PDF when the user runs make.) I tried following this answer ...
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How to change font size in code listings in Org-Mode/Beamer

I'd like to reduce the font size used for code blocks included in my Org-Mode/Beamer presenation. What command(s) can I use so as only affect the content of the src block? Here's a minimal working ...
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Org mode: How can I add a section-name only frame to beamer slides?

I currently have: #+options: H:2 and... * Introduction ** Some definition + list item1 + list item2 So I get Introduction section in the Outline, and a frame for Some definitionand those ...
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Exporting beamer with org-mode

How do I generate a beamer presentation from an org-mode file? What beamer features can I use in my file?
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how to auto scale images to fit into a slide in org mode export to beamer?

When I insert an image into the slide it gets cropped to fit into the slide. How do make an image to scale to fit in without cropping or padding? To include an image I use: #+LaTeX:\...
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Make org-mode export to Beamer keep temporary files out of the current directory

Exporting to Beamer from org-mode creates a myriad of temporary files (the .tex file + files ending in .aux, .log, .toc, .fls, .nav, .vrb, etc.). Most LaTeX implementations now have an option (-...
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Org-mode 8.3: Beamer blocks without title no longer work?

I recently upgraded my org-mode from 8.2 to 8.3. So far all works well, but I ran into the following problem: when creating a LaTeX Beamer presentation in org-mode I used to be able to do the ...
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text after code block in beamer

I want to use org to make a Beamer slide like this: -------------------------------- | | | some text | | | | -----...
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How to change the color of some words in Beamer using Org-mode

I am using org-mode to export to pdf using LaTeX beamer class. How is it possible to change the color of some of the words I use in my slides? I saw an example that uses the @ symbol: @important@ ...
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How to debug org-mode export to Beamer?

When using org-mode to create Beamer slides, sometimes the error shown is "Pdf file ... wasn't produced" or the previous PDF file generated is opened (without the changes made) when the command C-...
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Org mode: export empty heading with tags

While writing in org mode for export to Beamer, I've found myself creating empty headings to control structure. For example: * Aliquam erat volutpat. Nunc eleifend leo vitae magna. In id erat non ...
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Export slide and handout version of same beamer slides in org subtree

I want to create an org file with all my beamer lectures notes for one course. With the example below I can generate my slides for a specific lecture with subtree export by positioning point within ...
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Org Beamer Presentation: blocks do not work?

I'm using Emacs 25.1 and the most recent orgmode. My problem is that I tried compiling one of the examples on Worg, but the content that's supposed to be displayed in a block is displayed on its own ...
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How to get title and author in org mode export to beamer presentation?

The org-export to beamer gives the following error when the first lines include title and author info. #+TITLE: Presentation Title #+AUTHOR: Name "Wrong type argument: listp, #("Name" 0 4(:parent (...
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Export all org-mode sections as Beamer frames?

Is there a way to have all of my Org-mode sections export as Beamer frames? For instance, if I have a document like * A ** B ** C then I would like a slide for each of A, B, and C. Setting H:2 gives ...
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org-mode Beamer export: can't change format of title page and TOC

I have an org file that I use to create a pdf with org-beamer-export-to-pdf. The file has things like this at the top: #+TITLE: Training #+OPTIONS: H:2 toc:1 num:t #+LATEX_CLASS: beamer #+...
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Disable auto overlay prompt in AUCTeX?

Is there any way of disabling AUCTeX from auto-promping for optional overlay options in a Beamer document? I use global overlay options, and the prompting for local ones can be annoying when writing ...
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Using org-ref in beamer mode

I am trying to export an org-beamer file to pdf. I have references that I inserted them by using org-ref. I can see some of my references in the last page but not all them because they do not fit into ...
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How to change the appearance of list bullets in LaTeX/beamer exports?

It's very neat that simple org-mode lists get exported to itemize (or enumerate) environments in LaTeX. Yet I would like also to be able to change the face of an \item bullet using square brackets, as ...
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Orgmode export for latex and beamer using the properties drawer

Question: When exporting a subtree to latex and beamer with C-c C-e C-s, is it possible to use the properties drawer of a subtree to define the same properties as one would with #+LATEX_CLASS, #+...
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How to give attribution to Creative Commons pictures in org-mode

I am making a presentation in org-mode and have some creative commons pictures that I need to give attribution for. I have tried using a footnote with the reference but as the picture is in the right ...
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sectioning in org-mode to beamer does not work

I am trying to subdivide my presentation further into section and according to the org docs, setting #+BEAMER_FRAME_LEVEL: 2 should allow for top-level headlines to be interpreted as sections, whereas ...
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How to activate AUCTeX support for beamer without preamble?

Usually, AUCTeX activates beamer-specific settings (e.g. syntax highlighting) depending on \documentclass. In my LaTeX templates, however, I have separated the preamble from the rest of the document ...
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Auctex imenu add frames to list?

I use imenu in auctex. For beamer slides, it only offers me the \section-commands as entry points. How can I teach imenu to also offer all frames? (Which is an environment: \begin{frame}....\end{frame}...
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org-mode source code block using minted doesn't indent exported ruby correctly

I am using org-mode to make a Beamer LaTeX presentation, which then gets rendered to PDF. Here is the part I am having trouble with: * Vectors in Ruby (components) - a Vector can be added to another ...
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No effect when changing BEAMER_THEME

I don't get any effect if I put the following line at the start of my Org-mode file: #+BEAMER_THEME: metropolis Indeed, whatever theme name I write after #+BEAMER_THEME:, there's not mention of it in ...
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Control depth level of table of contents with org-mode and beamer

I have the following in my org-mode file that I am exporting to beamer on the basis of this simple template: * Introduction * More ** etc * Still more ** Some a ** Some b ** Some c However, my TOC ...
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Section Heading for LaTeX Beamer Export - Using LaTeX Heading Optional Argument

I'm working on a presentation by exporting from org-mode to LaTeX beamer and finding need of using a section header with optional argument - this is due to the long name of my sections causing issues ...
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Add a background image to pdf export of an org-beamer file

I'd like to add a background image to a single page in a pdf I am creating with M-x org-beamer-export-to-pdf using the Metropolis theme (no relation). The use of the theme doesn't appear to be the ...
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Export settings question from Beamer example written by org-mode

A minimal example can be found in Here Can anyone explain the following line funtion? #+COLUMNS: %45ITEM %10BEAMER_ENV(Env) %10BEAMER_ACT(Act) %4BEAMER_COL(Col) %8BEAMER_OPT(Opt) The worg says ...
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How to view outline with slide counts in org-beamer-mode?

While working on a presentation in org-beamer-mode today I accidentally hit some unintended sequence of keys. This produced an outline view of the presentation, where each item in the outline had ...
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orgmode beamer: set image width for source block output?

This is one of my slides: ** Test image width *** First sub :B_block:BMCOL: :PROPERTIES: :BEAMER_env: block :BEAMER_col: 0.5 :END: #+header: :exports results ...
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difference between properties and tags in the upper right corner

I dont get the difference between the actual property, enabling the respective funtionality and the tag on the right upper side? *** Number 5 :B_example: :...
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Different spacing in table of contents in Org-Mode Beamer export

This is a follow-up of: https://emacs.stackexchange.com/a/73564/2247. In Org-Mode, I use the following code in Beamer export to create 1) a table of content, and 2) intermediate tables of contents ...
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Org-mode not exporting frames correctly using beamer

I'm writing a presentation using Org-mode and beamer. The problem is that all the frames are putted into a single one. I have the following code: #+TITLE: \textbf{example} #+AUTHOR: \large{sdjfioa} #+...
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How to separate normal text from the frame block?

I just want to make the text appear separate from the above frame box in beamer export C-c C-e l O as in the MWE below. MWE: #+TITLE: Frame or Text? #+AUTHOR: Casual Author #+DATE: #+OPTIONS: H:2 ...
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How to add Beamer `\frametitle` to `imenu`?

I know that there is RefTeX with its TOC, and I know how to include \frametitle there (see here). Nevertheless, I would like to see \frametitle also appear in imenu. What would be the minimal way to ...
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Having org-mode beamer / latex to ignore below a certain tag

I want to speedup compilation by instructing org-mode/latex/beamer to ignore everything coming after it. My document takes a bit of time to process code with pigment and the like Is it possible to ...
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#+BIND and org-mode asynchronous exporting document

Let's say I have the following org-file: #+TITLE: Presentation title #+BIND: org-beamer-outline-frame-title "My own title" #+LATEX_CLASS: beamer * Section 1 ** Slide 1 When I export this ...
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Org-beamer export uses different footnote numbering style based on columns

Using org-beamer (Emacs 27.1, Org mode 9.3). I have one slide that does not use columns, and one bullet point has a footnote. The footnote exports with an Arabic-numeral numbering style (1). Another ...
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Table of content in Beamer without slide numbering

I'm trying to do the following: use the metropolis theme when exporting my Orgmode buffer to Beamer with slides numbering, have a table of contents with the numbering of the sections and without the ...
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Shrink frames in beamer export from orgmode

How can I send a shrink option to a beamer frame? I already tried with *** frame title :PROPERTIES: :BEAMER_envargs: [shrink=5] :END: as suggested in https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-...
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AucTeX not loading beamer class

When trying to use the LaTeX document class beamer with AucTeX it does not load the template. Emacs reports Symbol’s value as variable is void: LaTeX-hyperref-package-options-list after loading ...
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Showing Section Name in Each Frame (Org-Mode Beamer)

Roughly, I have: #+options: H:2 * Introduction ** Some definition + list item1 + list item2 This shows Some definition as its own beamer frame (with + list item1..). Question: How can I ...
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M-x org-beamer-export-to-pdf and C-c C-e l o give different results

The exported pdfs from M-x org-beamer-export-to-pdf and C-c C-e l o give different results. I have frames set to be created at level 1 headers (options: H1), but these headers only create frames when ...
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Using org-beamer: display image on every page except the title page

Using org-beamer-export-to-pdf with the following document, I am able to display an image on every slide #+LATEX_HEADER:\usepackage{eso-pic}% http://ctan.org/pkg/eso-pic #+BEAMER_HEADER:\newcommand\...
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How to hide frame environment in outline minor mode?

I am using AUCTex and outline-minor-mode to produce Latex presentations with beamer. I wonder how I could tell the outline-minor-mode to hide the content of a frame. I am not into LISP by now, so ...
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Export beamer handout or presentation function in org-mode?

I'd like to be able to call a function to export to pdf (via latex beamer) from an org subtree. Right now I have properties set up like so: :PROPERTIES: :EXPORT_LATEX_COMPILER: xelatex :...
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Beamer PDF export: title, subtile, content show one by one

Say, in a slide I have * title ** subtitle content They will appear in the same slide with default beamer export. What I want to achieve is exporting it to three slides with first page only ...
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"Ignoreheading" Beamer Environment doesn't work with :BEAMER_act: Overlay

What I would like to do is the following: I have a beamer frame where I added :BEAMER_act: [<+->]. This works well with all blocks that follow, but not when I set :BEAMER_env: ignoreheading. ...
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