# [texhax] Full frame in Beamer

Sam Albers tonightsthenight at gmail.com
Tue Sep 28 00:41:22 CEST 2010

On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 3:26 PM, Victor Ivrii <vivrii at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 6:19 PM, Sam Albers <tonightsthenight at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > Although this seems like a fairly obvious thing, I can't seem to find any
> > answer. I would like to find a way in beamer to present an image as the
> > complete frame without borders or a frame title.
> >
> > Does anyone ever need to do this with beamer?
> >
> > What are the options available to me?
> >
> > I think that my search has been confounded by instructions to go full
> screen
> > in a pdf viewer. Below is a short example minus an image file.
> >
> >
> > \documentclass{beamer}[14pt]
> > \usepackage{beamerthemesplit}
> >
> >
> > \usetheme{PaloAlto}
> > \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number]
> >
> > \title{Test}
> > \begin{document}
> > \frame{\titlepage}
> >
> > \begin{frame}{Picture}
> > \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{imagefile}
> > \end{frame}
> > \end{document}
> >
> > Sam
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> \begin{frame}[plain]
>
> -- HTH
>

It does help a bit but maybe I didn't explain my problem fully. The margins
are still preserved used the plain option so I cannot have an image occupy
the entire frame. In my example, it is the left side of the frame that
remain white space while the image occupies the rest of the frame.

>
> Victor
>
> ========================
> Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
> http://www.math.toronto.edu/ivrii
>

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Sam Albers
Geography Program
University of Northern British Columbia
3333 University Way
Prince George, British Columbia