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

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How to add label to bent arrow without manual adjustment?

Here is my flowchart and I want to add labels L1,L2, and L3 to the bent arrows. Though following code worked (ref: Adding a label to a bent arrow in TikZ) \draw [arrow] (b8.south)++(.3,0) |- ++(0,-...
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How do I make arrows in vectors for lowercase letters line up in equation? [duplicate]

\vec{a} + \vec{b} = \vec{b} + \vec{a} Makes arrow in a go lower than in b, how do I line them up?
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Mark arrows on multiple arrows in tikz

I have a tikz picture with two nodes and bidirectional arrows between them (two separate arrows - one in each direction). I want to enclose these arrows using a ellipse, something as shown in the ...
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xymatrix/diagram: Changing Arrow Tips/Tails with Spacing

I want to typeset two different kinds of arrows, as in \[ \xymatrix{ \cdot \ar@{{(}{-}{>}}[r]^a & \cdot \\ \cdot \ar@{{)}{-}{>}}[r]^a & \cdot } \] which produces Object ...
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Double head and hook arrow

It is quite easy to generate an arrow with a double head and a hooked tail using tikz-cd, but I would quite like a way to do this inline. I can't find a specific LaTeX command (I've read through a lot ...
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Using \nearrow and \searrow to separate an equation in two alternatives

I'm tryin' to write the solution of an equation with two possible solutions, as x(ax-a+1)=0. I'm using \nearrow and \searrow with an array but I don't get it fits right. This is the code: $\...
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Forked arrows with chemfig and tikzpicture

this question has been asked in this link: Forked arrows with chemfig It is very helpful for me. I would like to thank Gonzalo Medina for his solution. However, I have two questions that I cannot ...
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Horizontal positioning of vertical arrows between lines in an alignment

I'm trying to get a construction like \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,mathtools} \begin{document} \begin{align*} a &= b \\ &\Downarrow \\ a &= c \end{align*} \end{...
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Highlight matrix cell and have arrows pointing from cell with text [duplicate]

This code is building from the solutions posted here. I am trying the approach suggested from the duplicate solutions. I am having two issues: I am not sure how to get the arrow to point to the ...
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How to implement a text “within” an arrow in math mode?

I am aware of \xrightarrow and other options using amsmath, but instead having the text over the arrow, I am looking for something like this: expression --text--> another expression Can this be ...
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Curved arrows between two circles

I'm wondering if it's possible to make this sort of diagram in Latex: This question seems like a good place to start, but I don't see how to replace the nodes with circles. Also, I couldn't find ...
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Use tcolorboxes as nodes to create arrows with tikz [duplicate]

I'm trying to draw an arrow between 2 tcolorbox. But I don't know how to do it, because tikz requires "nodes" If I have this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{...
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`\leftrightarrow` in `\xymatrix`

I have the following diagram and I would like also to have \leftrightarrow between the sets on the same level, like the red arrow that I have drawn in the picture. I cannot seem to find any code for ...
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Arrow tip size issue [duplicate]

I have been playing around with tikz-cd for quite a while and I love it, except when it comes to 3d-cubic diagrams. I have not found a viable solution so far and all the solutions out there seem to ...
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Table with multirow vertical arrow and text

I would like to annotate a table with an arrow along the right side representing (in this case) decreasing operator precedence for a computer language. I am familiar with the other solution listed ...
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bending xypic arrow head is inconsistently oriented

I've been using nearly identical LaTeX code to typeset several adjoint triples. In all but one the arrowheads point as they should, but one of them is messed up. Here's a minimal working example, but ...
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Beamer: a moving arrow in the front of each item

First off, please take a look at these slides: In the slide 8 (frames 1-16) we can see an arrow moves around the items. My question is how can I reproduce that itemize list in which an arrow can ...
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How can I get an underbracket with an arrowhead?

I need something like the \underbracket command from the mathtools package: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathtools}% http://ctan.org/pkg/mathtools \begin{document} \[ \underbracket{u'-P(x)u^2-...
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Joining arrows in xy

I am trying to create a control system block diagram in xymatrix, I have 99% done it, but I can't get the feedback loop arrow to join on to the output from the main system as shown below: \...
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Customize arrow path tikz

I want to connect two nodes with an arrow, but I want the arrow to follow a "customized" path. Instead of the simple way: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows,shapes,...
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Adjusting the start and ending position of |<->| arrows

I want to draw lines for dimensions with the command \draw[|<->|]...;. In addition, I have line to some other objects, whose dimensions should be stated. However, the lines from the arrow option ...
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Place arrow and text at specific point in a pgfplot

This code is building off the solution posted here. How do I go about adding an arrow and text like this to the second plot: Here is the code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[top=3cm,bottom=3cm,...
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Draw a random path with arrows in tikz

I looked up how to draw a random path in tikz here. I came up with the following: \begin{tikzpicture} \pgfmathsetseed{2} \node[fill,circle,inner sep=0.5] (start) at (0,0) {}; \draw (start....
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Drawing curved arrows to/from specific location

I would like to draw the curved arrows from the image below. I tried it using TikZ but I couldn't figure out how to draw the curved lines.
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How to change the arrows tips for the whole document?

After I asked this question: What is "\SelectTips{a}{b}" (and how to increase the head of an arrow's head?) I'd like to know one more thing: I want to change it (the arrow tips) for the ...
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How to make longer arrows from object to itself at xy-pic

I trying to control on the length of arrow from object to itself at xymatrix (xy-pic): for example - This is what I get when I'm typing *+++[o][F.]{a}\ar@(d,r) And this is what I get when I ...
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Tikz: Creating narrow arrow heads / disproportionate scaling

I want to use arrow heads that look like the triangle 45, but due to my technical background I would like to get the opening angle smaller (and overally smaller in relation to the line width). My MWE ...
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What is “\SelectTips{a}{b}” (and how to increase the head of an arrow's head?)

At is \SelectTips{a}{b} and is the meaning of {a} and {b}? I know that the first one changing the type of the arrow, but what is the second one? The value there can be only 10,11,12.... And if I can ...
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Bend additional arrow in circular smartdiagram

I want to bend an additional arrow in a circular smartdiagram. How can i achieve that? Here is how my diagram looks right now: Here is how it should look: Here is a MWE of my current diagram: \...
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Is there any difference between \gets and \leftarrow

Similarly, is there any difference between \rightarrow and \to? From what I could see, they are just aliases.
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Custom Sudoku Puzzle Size

I have the following code for creating a 4 x 4 Sudoku puzzle. But the problem with this code is that the Sudoku board that it generates is too big. I'm looking to generate a much smaller, perhaps one-...
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priming labeled arrows correctly

Using two macros to get the labeled arrows and its primed counterpart: \newcommand{\labarrow}[1]{\ensuremath{\overset{#1}{\rightarrow} }} \newcommand{\labarrowprime}[1]{\ensuremath{\overset{#1}{\...
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Bending an arrow in circuiTikz

I've made a circuit with circuiTikz and I have the following problem: how to bend the arrow which is above number 1? Here is the photo of the circuit: So how to bend the arrow to get an arrow ...
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Doing a diagram with tikz

I'm trying to do a diagram. In this code, the diagonal lines have a good size, but i don't know how to make the horizontal lines bigger. Thanks for your advices! \begin{tikzcd}[every arrow/.append ...
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Help with further TeXing

I wanted to recreate a diagram in LaTeX, so I did my best and created something with matrices. I am really content, but I still don't have the arrows with 'reële nulpunten' and 'complexe nulpunten' ...
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How to create Z-shaped arrow line and other lines with even more corners [duplicate]

I want to know how you can easily create a line connecting two nodes which has more than one corner? One corner is easy, you can just use something like \path [line] (node1) -| (node2);. But what to ...
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Redefinition of \- (discretionary hyphen): does not apply to a minipage?

I would like to redefine \- (discretionary hyphen) as part of several shortcuts for arrows, like \-> = \rightarrow or \<- = \leftarrow, especially useful for the often used equivalence arrow \&...
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Wavy arrow that starts big, ends small

I'd like to produce a wavy arrow, but I'd like the oscillations of the arrow to begin large at the tail and end small at the head. Anybody know of a way of accomplishing that?
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Arrow through text in Math mode

So I know the cancel package lets you put a diagonal arrow through text in Math mode, but how could I achieve the same result but with a horizontal arrow?
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How to change the position of arrows in tikzpicture

I want to draw the arrows at these positions, how can i change the position of the arrows. Thanks, Code: \usepackage[hmargin=2cm,vmargin=1cm]{geometry} \renewcommand{\rmdefault}{bch} % change ...
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Reducing arrow margin in chemfig

Im trying to get a figure with a chemfig drawing to fit in my column. I cannot scale the entire figure with scalebox, as the text set with \chemname{} will be scaled too. \setatomsep{1.2em} \...
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Use \Updownright between two vertical expressions

I have a long equation \ldots - m \neq 0 \Leftrightarrow \ldots \neq m where \ldots is a long expression. Instead of having this on one line, can I instead format it to obtain \ldots - m \neq 0 \...
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writing around the square

I hope there was no similar thread (at least I wasn't able to find). I have problem in writing such a thing in latex: I would be grateful for any hint. Thanks in advance!
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Math mode - bidirectional map

I have two categories and one functor in each direction, with relatively long names. I would like to write both functors at the same time, one over a right arrow and another one over a left arrow, so ...
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How can I define the start point of an arrow in Tikz?

I have the following problem: With the code \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows} \everymath{\displaystyle} \begin{document} \tikzstyle{block} = [...
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Instead of the left open brace, if I want an Arrow mark, how I can do it?

\begin{cases} First line\\ Second line\\ third line\\ \vdots \end{cases} is giving like, Instead of the left open brace, if I want an Arrow mark, how I can do it? One way is this, $\left\...
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tikz - Idiomatic padding

For this TikZ figure, the shorten statements keep the tail of the top-most arrow from colliding with the input node and similarly the head of the bottom-most node from colliding with the output node. ...
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How to type this arrow is MathStack Exchange? [closed]

Problem I would like to type some extensible right double arrows with texts above it. But I don't know how to do it in MathStack Exchange(which uses MathJax).I have attached an example in the picture ...
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making \leadsto as long as reguired [duplicate]

I want to have \leadsto as long as required. For example if I want to write a word on top of it, it should fit. It seems that there is no defined command for this purpose. Am I right?
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Tikz-qtree: Drawing arrows from different words under a roof

I want to draw arrows from different words under a roof. In my example "Mary saw who" is under the roof, and I want I an arrow from "Mary" and another arrow from "who" pointing to "Mary" and "who" ...