{arrows} is about drawing arrows, usually in {math-mode} or inside {diagrams}.

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parallel arrows in pb-diagram

It is possible to get two parallel maps (one pointing to the left, the other to the right) between two nodes using pb-diagram? I know it can be done with TikZ, and maybe with some other package, but I ...
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List with arrows instead of bullets

I want a bullet list with arrows instead of bullets, like: => Line 1 => Line 2 I tried this, but it returned some error: \begin{itemize}{labelitemi}{$\Rightarrow$}[leftmargin=1em] \item ...
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esvect with transparency makes part of the arrow darker

When using the esvect package in a transparency context, one can see that the arrow is built by superposing two "blocks": a line and an arrowhead. But as the line overrides the arrow head, the center ...
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PgfPlot: Axis Arrows vs Vector Arrows

I've notice that the arrowheads on the axis are different than the arrowheads drawn when drawing vectors: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots}\pgfplotsset{compat=1.7} \begin{document} ...
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Fancy arrows with TikZ

I would like to draw an arrow like this using TikZ: This is taken from Workflow diagram. I didn't succeed in reproducing the arrow; is somewhat beyond my (extremely limited) TikZ abilities. I don't ...
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Extensible double lined, squiggle arrow

I would need an arrow (for math mode) with the following characteristics: squiggle (like \rightsquigarrow) double lined (like \xRightarrow) extendible (like \xRightarrow) Currently, I am using ...
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How can I modify arrows to complement this drawing?

Following the answer to this question, I'm now at a point where I have very unsatisfying looking arrows. If I use the double option in the \draw command the spacing is too small, and when I ...
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TikZ: Precisely controlling arrow tip position

Usually, when drawing a path with an arrow tip in TikZ, we want the tip to end precisely at the last point of the path, and this is what TikZ does by default. However, with some specific arrow tips, ...
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Odd behaviour with arrows and multipart rectangles

I recently posted a question Display issues drawing DNA sequences with TikZ. The issues I described were for the most part resolved, but one remains. I managed to simplify my example down to show the ...
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redeclare an arrow in TikZ

As you know, I'm adding more arrows to the code in this answer (maybe tomorrow). At this point, I'd like to overwrite the arrows declarations so that one can simply write -latex instead of -latex new, ...
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How to draw a split arrow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to draw a Sankey Diagram using TikZ I want to have an arrow which splits up and one end is pointing then downwards. When you compile the code below you should see my ...
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Is there a left-handed equivalent of \implies?

I’m aware of and use the \implies and \iff commands to denote right-handed implication and if and only if (so A=>B and A<=>B). I’ve been looking for a similar command for left-handed implication ...
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Drawing multiple arrows at arbitrary angles in a common direction, with overlap

I am trying to draw a diagram with tikz that has multiple arrows (here I have 4) between nodes, where the nodes are placed arbitrarily in a diagram. My best (that is, shortest and easiest to ...
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Adding arrow to one tree node and presenting tree in a step-wise fashion

I have the following MWE %http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/probability-tree/ \documentclass{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{trees,arrows} ...
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Commonly used arrows with TikZ

In a previous question Gonzalo Medina and Peter Grill gave a solution to replace the \to arrow by an arrow generated by TikZ. For some people using TikZ in commutative diagrams, it would be perhaps ...
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TikZ arrows pointing only to the superscript exponent

Here's what I've got at the moment: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Nazewnictwo} \tikzstyle{na} = [baseline=-.5ex] \large \[ \tikz[baseline]{\node[fill=blue!20,anchor=base] (t1){\Huge{$a$}};} ...
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How to put resized arrow tips at both ends of a dashed line?

I know how to put a resized arrow tip at one end of a dashed line, but not at both ends. See the image below. \documentclass[pdftex,12pt,a4paper,english,dutch,leqno]{article} ...
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How to specify the arrow length in TikZ?

I've a small problem in Tikz. I try to draw arrows within 4 dimensions. Every arrow should have equal length. My implementation right now works with coordinates. There is a rectangle with a center ...
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Dashed down arrow

I am looking for a solution for dashed down arrow. Have already tried packages like lucidabr and MnSymbol, but these turn my whole stuff upside down, producing a lot errors like "Something is not ...
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Repositioning and resizing arrow tip on circular (arc) path

I'm working with some graphs, and I'd like to indicate a certain orientation of edges incident on a vertex. With some help I've managed to get this far: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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\to arrow with tikz or tikzcd

I want to replace the usual \to short arrow by an (approximately) equally short arrow with a nicer tip. Although completely newbie, I'm fond of tikz-methods and I write all my commutative diagrams ...
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Drawing a circle around a node that looks like an arrow

So I'm using TikZ, not too well-versed in it, and I would like to draw a node (unlabeled, just a dot) and with a dashed circle around it that has an arrow on it (this indicates direction). Basically ...
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How do I put text over a squiggly arrow?

I am currently trying to write text over a squiggly arrow (\rightsquigarrow). For normal arrows, I use the extarrows package, which provides commands like \xlongrightarrow and \xLongrightarrow which ...
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Drawing vertical arrow to a table column

I would like to draw an arrow to the center of a table column as the following. How can I do that?
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Curved text (on multiple lines) within curved arrow using tikz

I have a curved arrow and want to put text inside of it (having the same curve as the arrow, of course). If the text is longer than the arrow, the text should be put on multiple lines (optimally with ...
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Arrow heads as plot marks

I would like to draw a plot and put arrow heads pointing in the direction of the plot instead of marks. My first idea was to use the quiver option from pgfplots by duplicating and stagering the ...
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Parallel flowcharts: conjoined nodes, arrow routing and alignment

Transitioning from GraphViz to TikZ is hurting my brain... My task is to generate flowcharts of the following variety: In particular, I need a method to position nodes that share borders ...
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Decorate path with arrows at nodes

Standalone example: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[black, very thick] plot[smooth] coordinates {(4,1) (2,2) (1,3) ...
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Easy way to write below arrow (\arrow{-U>}) in chemfig?

I have been using chemfig for a while and I like it very much. But some small things I still can't do. Check this example: \schemestart ...
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Error raised with node [closed]

I have the following code that raises "undefined control sequence" error on the line that draws redarrow. When I continue with compilation, it does produce the red arrow, but gives this error that I ...
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Arrow head not showing up [closed]

I am not sure what I am doing wrong, but the arrow head on the link from the bottom left box to the upper right box does not show up. I want it to be the same as the arrow heads on the other edges. ...
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Looking for a symbol (arrow with dot)

I am looking for this symbol: I recently discovered it in a paper. However, I was not able to find it in the "Comprehensive List" (symbols-a4.pdf) or anywhere else.
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TikZ-pgf directed graph: change arrow color and location

I have something like this: \SetVertexNormal[Shape = circle, LineWidth = 2pt] \SetUpEdge[lw = 1.5pt, color = blue] ... \begin{tikzpicture} \Vertex[x=0 ,y=0]{1} ...
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Tikz arrowhead size in tree using decorations?

Tikz is weird when in comes to decorating tree edges. I'd like to draw a tree with a snakey line with an arrow in the middle. What sounds simple is somewhat tricky but I found a solution with a ...
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$\overrightarrow{a} \otimes \overrightarrow{b}$ looks unpleasant

As the question says, $\overrightarrow{a} \otimes \overrightarrow{b}$ looks rather unpleasant because the arrow over the a is so much lower than the arrow over the b. I'm not sure that just raising ...
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Customizing arrows with Tikz

I'm working with Tikz package and I want to create a new arrow tip. So I used the following code which I found in internet: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} ...
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pgfplot annotation spacing and arrow length

I am trying to make the following figure using pgfplots. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{width=8cm,compat=1.5.1} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.markings} % Arrows ...
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Adding arrows, text, and overlaying to two nodes pointing to the same node in beamer and tikz

I would like to create a diagram similar to: http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/marketing-distribution-channel/ Instead, I would like for the 2 nodes at the bottom to point to the top node, and I ...
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TikZ: child inheriting arrows

I am trying to draw some Feynman diagrams using TikZ but seem to run into trouble where the arrow of a parent is also applied to the child, giving me two arrows on one line. (I have been using the ...
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Putting an arrow on an arrow in Tikz

In the MWE below: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[left=2.5cm,right=2cm,top=2cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{tikz,pgf} ...
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Customize |<->| arrowhead in Tikz

I am quite happy with the |<->| arrowhead in Tikz but I would like to control the length of the |. Is there a simple way to achieve this? In tikz.code.tex, I could find ...
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inclusion arrow in TikZ

How can I give shape to some arrow in tikz, to draw the inclusion arrow? I read a similar question How to typeset inclusion arrow? with given answer, but the answer didn't really used tikz and I ...
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Tikz text not adjusting itself for the arrow

I have the code below which produces the image (unfortunately the code doesnt work since the image files are not available here). The text "Done" is for some reason getting placed well below the ...
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Making figures (listings) be like tikz node/arrow transitions

I have the MWE as below: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,twoside]{report} \usepackage[left=2.5cm,right=2cm,top=2cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Join arrows and wide nodes with tikz

I want to create a flow chart with tikz that looks like this: ------------------------------- | wide node | ------------------------------- | ...
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variable sized harpoon delimiter

I would like to have a variable sized delimiter version of the ams symbols \downharpoonleft, \downharpoonright and \upharpoonleft, \upharpoonright respectively, such that they work with \left and ...
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Arrow half straight line half dotted [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Draw a path with dashed start and solid end Can anyone help me figure out how to draw an arrow that is half straight line and half dotted? Much appreciated!
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How to typeset inclusion arrow?

I would like to know what is the best way to do an inclusion arrow, using xy or tikz. I know that there is a command for an arrow, like \to, for inclusions, but this is not expansible. What do you ...
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Changing length of an arrows from a vertex to itself

I'm working with LyX. I would like to change the length of an arrow from a vertex to itself. I would like to make the arrow stretch longer up before returning down to the encircled vertex. The code I ...
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split a \xrightarrow into two lines

I'm using the command \xrightarrow{}[] in a two column document. The problem is that the string above the arrow is too long and the arrow ends outside the column. Is there a way to "split" the arrow ...