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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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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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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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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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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: 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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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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text after code block in beamer

I want to use org to make a Beamer slide like this: -------------------------------- | | | some text | | | | -----...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Excluding frames from handout when exporting to LaTeX Beamer

I would like to exclude certain slides when I export my document as a handout using the corresponding option #+LaTeX_CLASS_OPTIONS: [handout]. I know what I need to arrive at in LaTeX to achieve this: ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Setting fonts in org-beamer with Metropolis theme

Environment: OSX 10.13.4, spacemacs 0.200.7 Here's a pared-down org-beamer file #+TITLE: A Presentation #+SUBTITLE: A really good one, in fact #+AUTHOR: WallyMetropolis #+DATE: 05-02-2018 #+OPTIONS: ...
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AUCTeX folding: don't display error

Here is a common beamer slide: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Test} \begin{itemize} \item \textbf<1>{Item one} \item \textbf<2>{Item two} \end{itemize} \end{frame} This is what it ...
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org beamer export vs < symbol

I'm using org mode beamer export. I have an itemized list I want an item to start with the text "<7ms" It seems to be almost impossible to quote the "<" character so that the org parser doesn'...
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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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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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Export handout with notes using org-mode and beamer

I'm having a lot of trouble getting a nice solution to this problem. I want to export a handout for a beamer presentation using org-mode. I can write a note using \note{sample note}, which creates a ...
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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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Is it possible to configure a org file for paper as well as presentation using beamer?

I am documenting my work using org mode and babel. I am exporting it to a LaTeX based pdf document by using the header: #+TITLE: Document Title #+AUTHOR: Author #+EMAIL: author@somewhere.com #+...
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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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AUCTeX previews are not displayed correctly with beamer

I am working on a beamer presentation with AUCTeX on OS X. When I use preview (C-c C-p C-b) on the following document the equation is displayed right after \end{frame} and not in the line of the ...
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export to Beamer gets slower and slower

My presentation has like 30 slides, nothing fancy, mostly a couple of bullet points on each frame and in total like 10 small images. Still the export to beamer, i.e. a pdf takes like 10 seconds and ...
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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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Emphasis in org-mode for beamer not translating the `@` correctly

I'm looking at documentation here about a very @important@ point. I understand using @at@ renders strong. However, while my org-mode -> beamer -> PDF otherwise seems to work, @ is rendering as a ...