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Is it possible to get a change of Tikz node colors when the mouse is hovering on it?

Thanks in advance!

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You mean in the final PDF? I don't think so. This would need some Javascript embedded in the PDF. In theory something could be done using the animate or fancytooltips or similar packages. But I'm unable to give a definitive answer on that. – Martin Scharrer Feb 1 '11 at 19:47
My sentiments exactly. "Ouf, this sounds hard." – Matthew Leingang Feb 2 '11 at 1:45
Note that you don't have to (and in fact shouldn't) sign with your name since it automatically appears in the lower right corner of your post. – Hendrik Vogt Feb 2 '11 at 9:35
@Hendrick Thanks for the tip I'll bear it in mind in my next messages. – Arianna Feb 3 '11 at 13:16
I think that it will be difficult to get this behavior for nodes which do not have shape of rectangles (circle, oval, ...) – robert.marik.cz Aug 10 '13 at 21:07

You might try something with the fancytooltips package. That's probably not what exactly what you want, but maybe if the tooltip was a copy of the image with the color changed it could work.

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Another option could be ocgtools which allow you to define some layers and active them by cliking somewhere. I think just moving the mouse is not enough.

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