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

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TikZ - flexible arrow positioning

The following MWE is translating to the desired tikz picture, but the code is not very useful for adjustments. Especially the positioning of some arrows is done very poorly by defining coordinates ...
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xhookrightarrow and xmapsto?

I use $\xrightarrow{f}$ a lot and I found myself in need of the corresponding commands \xmapsto and \xhookrightarrow quite a few times and I was wondering if there is anything like it. I'd like to ...
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How to make a block scheme with arrows in LaTeX?

I am new to LaTeX, I have searched in many forums, but can not find, how to depict block scheme like on the picture. Could you please give me hints or commands, which i can use in this case? And my ...
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How can I add a shaded, thick arrow to a Tikz picture?

I have created a directed graph and want to add a thick, shaded arrow to indicate change over time. The problem: It should go from one edge to another (from initial state to result state), not from ...
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How to make L-shaped arrow in text?

I am wondering if it is possible to insert L-shaped within a text as a bullet-point. Thanks to everyone!
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pgfkeys: I do not know the key '/tikz/triangle 60'

Here I am back again with a new question. I try to make a poster with beamerposter. Now I would like to draw a arrow with tikz, but I get this error message pgfkeys: I do not know the key ...
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Adding arrows to a Gantt chart?

(To-the-point question at the end of the post) I am using the following snippet to draw Gantt diagrams, taken from this source: % GanttHeader setups some parameters for the rest of the diagram % #1 ...
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Arrow from last line of equation to the first

I would like to have something similar to the arrow in this picture: Is this possible to include without a lot of coding? At the moment the code is: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{scrbook} ...
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Commutative diagram with blank spacing and crossing-layer arrows

Related to a previous post, now pardon me to go to a specific example, here is my output and my Minimum Working Environment ...
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Blank or no arrow in a commutative diagram

I learned from this nice post that a commutative diagram with the CD environment can have arrows pointing and their commands: right @>>> left @<<< down @VVV up @AAA ...
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Extensible \rightrightharpoons and \leftleftharpoons

How to achieve extensible double-harpoons in the style of the \xleftrightharpoons family of arrows from mathtools, but with both harpoons pointing in the same direction? Preferably without Tikz.
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Double arrow a la chef with two edges shows gap

I am looking for a double arrow that describes a complete 180 degree path. I found a wonderful example, but I have a little issue with one of the edges. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Generating Random arrows in tikz

I would like to draw this figure : Hence, I resort to TikZ. But, it seems to be very difficult drawing arrows precisely in TikZ with the precise locations (x,y). I have achieved this: Here is the ...
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TikZ-picture: remove arrows at starting point of edge [duplicate]

I'm a litte confused, because I drew a TikZ-picture and didn't get what I expected. Have look at the following: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb, ngerman} ...
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How to format elementary row operations? [duplicate]

How do you write the elementary row operations in LaTeX? How do you show the use of the operations? Please include an example of interchanging rows, multiplying rows by a constant, and adding ...
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How can I draw an arc between two Cartesian coordinates and fit nodes into a big one?

I'm trying to do this diagram using TikZ but I haven't managed to draw the curved arrow (see what I tried in the commented lines). How can I draw an arc between two Cartesian coordinates? How can I ...
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How can I write an 1,4 glycosidic bond in Latex text?

I want to write \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, openright, twoside]{report} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{textgreek} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} %ÄÖÜß und griechische Buchstaben ...
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How to generate charts with arrows?

Recently, I discovered LaTeX and started working with it. Currently, I´m able to create simple summaries, etc. with formulas, lists, etc. Although LaTeX is still really new for me. Anyway, now I would ...
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How can I improve the look of an arrowhead at the end of a small-radius arc?

Arrow heads added to arches with small radius look ugly, they do not look symmetrical. Here is an example : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows.meta} ...
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How can I change the style of two-cells?

How can I change the style of a two-cell? Take the following minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[all,cmtip,2cell]{xy} \UseTwocells \begin{document} $\xymatrix@C+1pc{C ...
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Arrow-shaped text boxes (for use in ipe vector graphics editor)?

Ipe vector graphics editor I am currently evaluating the ipe vector graphics editor. A very attractive feature is that one can use LaTeX-commands inside its text objects as long as these are legal ...
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Wrong and ugly output of an arrow

I have a weird output regarding xrightarrow{}. Why is that happening? How can I fix it? \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[top=0.3in, bottom=1.2in, left=0.8in, right=0.8in]{geometry} ...
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tikz: How to place an arrow with label exactly in the middle of a line?

In the following example, the label is in the middle of the line. But the arrow, which acts as a marker, is not in the middle. Only its head but not the center of the arrow. \documentclass{article} ...
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How can I draw those arrows to describe the composition of two functions?

I want to draw something like this with LaTeX. I know how to draw the two straight arrows, but how can I make the bottom shaped arrow?
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Frown with arrow

I'd like to know if there's a symbol in math mode like \frown but with an arrow in its end. Like this: (I just love using paint hahaha) Thanks! :)
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Writing a sequence of maps properly

I wanna write the sequence $L \underset{\beta_1} \leftrightarrows \overset{ \alpha_1} M \underset{\alpha_2} \leftrightarrows \overset{ \beta_2} N$ with the map \alpha_1 above the arrows and \beta_1 ...
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Create longer arrows

I currently use two relation symbols as shown below. However, as I need to put in quite a bit of information above and, in the first case, also below the arrow, I'd like to have longer arrows. In my ...
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Same codes but producing different pdf files after reinstalling MikTex

Before re-installing MiKTeX in my computer I used the following codes: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate (A0) at (4.04,0); ...
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chemfig: reaction above arrow

I want to typeset a small reaction above a reaction arrow inside a scheme. Putting a \subscheme{} into the first of argument of \arrow unfortunately breaks the layout. Should I just try to position ...
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Decrease vertical whitespace when stacking above and below arrow

I'd like to have symbols below and above an arrow. The best result so far is accomplished using \stackrel{\tau}{\underset{\equiv}{\rightarrowtriangle}}}} However, the vertical distance between the ...
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Detexify couldn't help me find >— and —<, can you?

These symbols are like arrow, except the arrow heads are inverted. Some ASCII art: >-- or --< Could you help?
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How to create this arrow?

How to create this arrow with letter up and down ?
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text on wide-enough rightarrow [duplicate]

Is there a way to resize the rightarrow so that it can adjust to the width of the text over it? \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, english]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[latin9]{inputenc} ...
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Circuitikz: arrows on the path and changing directions of arrow with variable resistor

For my R_2(t), I would like the arrow bottom left to top right of the resistor. Is there a way to swap the arrow direction? Also, above the non-linear resistor, how can I add an arrow on the path? ...
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latex math symbol for pointer in object oriented context

I need to use the pointer symbol (like P->a) in math latex. If I use normal characters like hyphen and > it doesn't look good. I guess there should be a specific symbol for it in latex, but I didn't ...
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How to draw simple arrow between words in Beamer? [duplicate]

Under Beamer, how to draw a sipmle arrow between words in itemize? I do not need to configure the size, location or any other detail settings. What I need is simply a default arrow. I tried ...
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equation with arrows

My intention is to create equation which looks similar to one of examples below (I prefer the second one). There should be an arrow from JKL to DEF and GHI and from GHI to DEF. Neither alignment ...
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How to use \leftrightarrows

Can anybody tell me how to use\leftrightarrows? Besides what should I do if I insert text above and below it? Thanks.
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\xleftrightarrows command in TikZ with arrows matching the LaTeX font

There is the command \xrightarrow that inserts an arrow that extends with the text you put above and/or under it. There is also the command \rightleftarrows (notice the "s" at the end) that display ...
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LaTeX problem: The \rightleftarrows symbol is too short

The \rightleftarrows symbol is too short horizontally for my liking. My search engine finds no helpful results for "latex longrightleftarrows". Is there some way to extend the symbol horizontally? ...
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Correct arrow for mathematical limits

I am currently using $$\phi(\varepsilon) \overrightarrow{ \varepsilon \rightarrow 0 }0 $$ for writing down mathematical limits. But I am not very confident with this notation, as the text under the ...
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Why would esvect produce pixelated arrows?

When using esvect (MiKTeX, pdflatex) I get the following undesirable result: From this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{esvect} \begin{document} \[\vv{u}\] \end{document} The arrows are ...
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Tikz: increase arrow head size

Given the Tikz example here http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/double-arrows/ how do I increase the size of the arrow head? I'd like to make it way bigger but, after manipulating the code, I was ...
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Problems labeling an arrow

Having this in the preamble: \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{chains,shapes.multipart} \usetikzlibrary{scopes} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.markings} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,calc} ...
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Arrow indicating cycle between two pictures using TikZ — missing arrowheads

I'm trying to draw two arrows that should indicate that a neural network cycles between two states. Following the tutorial for the Petri net, I used pgfonlayer, fit and a scope to align two networks ...
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Right arrow with Label 'T' pointing from left figure to right figure

I want to make a right arrow pointing from left figure to right figure. The following is my current code. \begin{figure}[H] \centering \begin{subfigure}{.5\textwidth} \centering ...
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TikZ: Arrowhead color defined by an option for another command

I was studying the PGF manual when I faced the following behaviour. Referring to the code below, I specified a latex arrowhead after the \filldraw element and the arrowhead is drawn of the same ...
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Using array columns as arguments of a macro [duplicate]

I am creating a table using array, and I want one of my columns to be used as the argument of xrightarrow as shown below. To make the code cleaner, I want to avoid having to write xrightarrow for each ...
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Animated arrows

I would like to animate red arrows, some one would help me? thank you. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphics} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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How to insert lines between text on Tikz

I am new to Tikz I just started working with it today and I came across with some difficulties that I can not find solution to them. I am producing a block diagram based on the example from Example: ...