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powerdot v1.5b

powerdot is a presentation class for LaTeX that allows for the quick
and easy development of professional presentations. It comes with
many tools that enhance presentations and aid the presenter.
Examples are automatic overlays, personal notes and a handout mode.
To view a presentation, DVI, PS or PDF output can be used. A
powerful template system is available to easily develop new styles.
A LyX layout file is provided. See for more information the PDF
documentation of this package.


First check whether this package can be installed by the
distribution that you use, since that will simplify installation.
For manual installations, the structure and supposed location in a
TDS compliant TeX-tree is shown in manifest.txt. Don't forget
to update your filename database after installing the files.

The package includes pregenerated run and doc files, but you can
reproduce them from the source if necessary. See the first lines
of powerdot.dtx for information how to do this.

See the documentation of your LaTeX distribution or the TeX
Frequently Asked Questions for more information on installing
powerdot into your LaTeX distribution


Copyright (C) 2005-2008 Hendri Adriaens, Chris Ellison; 2009-2017 Hendri Adriaens

This work may be distributed and/or modified under the
conditions of the LaTeX Project Public License, either version 1.3
of this license or (at your option) any later version.
The latest version of this license is in
and version 1.3 or later is part of all distributions of LaTeX
version 2003/12/01 or later.

This work has the LPPL maintenance status "maintained".

This Current Maintainer of this work is Hendri Adriaens.

This work consists of all files listed in manifest.txt.

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (1.0M).

pow­er­dot – A pre­sen­ta­tion class

Pow­er­dot is a pre­sen­ta­tion class for that al­lows for the quick and easy de­vel­op­ment of pro­fes­sional pre­sen­ta­tions. It comes with many tools that en­hance pre­sen­ta­tions and aid the pre­sen­ter. Ex­am­ples are au­to­matic over­lays, per­sonal notes and a hand­out mode. To view a pre­sen­ta­tion, DVI, PS or PDF out­put can be used. A pow­er­ful tem­plate sys­tem is avail­able to eas­ily de­velop new styles. A lay­out file is pro­vided.

Ver­sion1.5b 2017-07-22
Li­cense The Project Public Li­cense 1.3
Copy­right2009–2017 Hen­dri Adri­aens
2005–2008 Hen­dri Adri­aens, Chris El­li­son
Main­tainerHen­dri Adri­aens
Chris El­li­son (in­ac­tive)
Con­tained inTeX Live as pow­er­dot
MiKTeX as pow­er­dot
Topics al­ter­na­tive class(es)
slides, beam­ers, hand­outs, etc.
See also ha-prosper
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