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I want to rotate my figure, like here below:

my required orientation

\draw[thick,->] (4,0,0) -- (5,0,0) node[anchor=north east]{$x$};
\draw[thick,->] (4,0,0) -- (4,1,0) node[anchor=north west]{$y$};
\draw[thick,->] (4,0,0) -- (4,0,1) node[anchor=south]{$z$};

my current orientation

What can I do to rotate z-coordinate?

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I think you can have a look to the answers provided in TikZ: How to draw an isometric drawing in tikz. – Claudio Fiandrino Oct 14 '12 at 18:40
@ClaudioFiandrino Thank you a lot, I set x={(1cm,0cm)}, y={(0cm,-1cm)}, z={(1cm,-1cm)} and it's working. – cadi2108 Oct 15 '12 at 9:11
better with[x={(1cm,0cm)}, y={(0cm,-1cm)}, z={({sqrt(2)/2},{sqrt(2)/2})} – rpapa Oct 15 '12 at 16:32
up vote 2 down vote accepted

How about this:


[   thick,
\draw[thick,->] (4,0,0) -- (5,0,0) node[right]{$x$};
\draw[thick,->] (4,0,0) -- (4,1,0) node[below]{$y$};
\draw[thick,->] (4,0,0) -- (4,0,1) node[below right]{$z$};


enter image description here

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Thank you a lot :) – cadi2108 Feb 11 '13 at 2:29

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