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

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single thick arrow bent 90 degrees instead of two double thick arrows

I would like to draw such arrows in my tikz document - and I have done it using the following code - \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[node ...
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How to add arrows to an infinite line?

I'm graphing part of a parabola, like so: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \clip (-0.1,-0.1) rectangle (4,3); \draw[->] (0,0) -- ...
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How to create simple causal chains with TikZ

I have a problem trying to create a simple causal chain, as it can be seen on the attached file: List of available TikZ libraries with a short introduction. I'm having two main issues: I would like ...
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Arrow tips in TiKZ appearing where I do not specify them

In a simple drawing like this (I use automata library): \begin{tikzpicture}[shorten >=1pt,node distance=2cm,auto,initial text=] \tikzstyle{every state}=[draw=blue!50,very thick,fill=blue!20] ...
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How to make a rightrightarrows [duplicate]

I want to make a $ \rightrightarrows $ (basically two rigtharrows vertically aligned) in a latex file, I have tried to use some libraries, but I don't have a clue which one is the right one (I'm also ...
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Make arrows inside lstlisting

Inside my lstlisting environment I want to make the assignment symbol an arrow instead of =. How can I do that? Adding just \leftarrow doesn't work, because then the whole word is displayed.
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Highlighting equation with arrow

I want to create an equation with highlighting as shown bellow. But using following code: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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CircuiTikz - Removing the Arrow on the Sinusoidal Voltage Source [closed]

Is there a way to remove the arrow on the Voltage Source shown below: I create the Signal Generator using: (0,2) to [sV=$Signal\:Generator$] (0,8) The arrow Only Appears when the text is inserted. ...
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\nearrow and \swarrow together

I'm trying to get an arrow that has an arrow head pointing north east and south west, so like \updownarrow but rotated. I can't seem to find this in LaTeX at all. It has to go inside an equation ...
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Arrows on number line

How do I add arrows to both ends of this number line? \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ axis y line=none, axis lines=left, axis line style={-}, xmin=112.5, xmax=121.5, ymin=0, ymax=1, ...
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Drawing arrows indicating path's length in TikZ [duplicate]

I want to redraw this image using TikZ: I've written this code so far: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{intersections} \tikzset{help lines/.style={dashed, thick}} \begin{document} ...
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Directed polyline with circles at vertices

This is a follow up question of two other questions. The first is Node at every vertex and the second one is this. My goal is to combine the two. In particular, I want to write something like ...
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Is there a short diagonal pointing arrow symbol?

I understand that the package stmaryrd has a shorter version of the \rightarrow, \shortrightarrow, I wonder if there's a short version of the diagonal arrows (e.g. \searrow) and if not, if there's an ...
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Arrows chemical equations

I want to write the following equation; note the arrow underneath BaSO_4 and the H_2O over the \longrightarrow. Is that possible with the chemist package, which I already use for my chemical ...
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How to create a bent arrow at a rectangle corner?

I have created a rectangle and just can't find the solution how to draw a bent arrow from the south side (close to the south east corner) to the east side (also close to the south east corner). ...
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Double right arrow when typesetting Scala sources in LaTeX [duplicate]

How do you produce the unicode double right arrow variant of function types when typesetting Scala code with LaTeX? I can use math escape, like so \lstset{mathescape=true} \begin{lstlisting} val x = ...
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PGFPlots Parametric Plot, Arrow Spacing by Constant Time

For a parametric plot of a particle's position (x(t),y(t)), is it possible to usepgfplots to draw arrows equally spaced in time to indicate the direction of travel? For example, with (x(t),y(t)) = ...
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Curved Paths as Callouts

I often want to add what I call "callout arrows" to draw attention to some part of a technical graphic, such as the two curved paths with arrows below: Although I have used TikZ only a few times, ...
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pstricks-add: arrow on arcs

In pstricks-add, the arrow tip -v does not rotate if it is put on an arc, while other arrow heads do it. \psarc{->}(0,0){1}{0}{30} \psarc{-v}(0,0){1}{0}{30} Note that along segments, the tip is ...
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How to converge various nodes with rectangular shapes and arrow in TikZ?

I'm very new to TikZ. I would like to join some nodes as shown in the attached image I've got some idea from this thread tree rectangular. However, I could not manage to implement this properly ...
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Tikz drawing different type of arrows

I am new to the TikZ package, and I need to make this image: in TikZ. For now I've done this, and I'm having trouble doing that kind of arrows of image above. \documentclass{article} ...
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TikZ double arrow between table rows

I need to create a double curved arrow that connects two cells in my table. I have found some sample a got this \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array,multirow,graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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TikZ chain adjust positions of on-the-arrow node

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{chains} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[start chain=circle placed {at=(\tikzchaincount*30:1.5)},regular/.style={draw,circle,inner ...
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pgfplots: custom axis arrow head [duplicate]

I'm using this answer to make a bigger arrow head. I would like to use this new arrow head as my default arrow head (both in pgfplots axis and in tikz pictures). Here is a MWE: ...
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Meaning of bend right or left in TikZ?

The following code actually comes from the PGF manual. It works fine, but I have a difficult time in understanding it (I'm new to TikZ) \documentclass{article} % say \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Arrow accented with a dot (natural transformation)

In Mac Lane's "Categories for the Working Mathematician" I came across an arrow accented above with a dot, indicating a natural transformation. I failed to find an existing symbol for this. It looks ...
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Different height in different split parts + arrow positioning

\documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning,shapes.multipart} \begin{document} \tikzset{every loop/.style={min distance=1mm,in=110,out=70,looseness=2}} ...
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Drawing Benzene resonance mechanism, and reaction mechanism + curly arrows

I am new to LaTeX and there are few things at which I am stuck. I can draw benzene with alternate double bonds but I don't know how to draw curly arrows to show bond shifting and electrophile attack. ...
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Is there a logic symbol for counterfactuals

I am looking for a symbol that looks like: []--> So far I came up with $\Box\rightarrow$. The problem with this is, that the arrow is too far away from the box: How could I achieve this so that ...
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Anchor point seems incorrect for Chemfig package

I'm trying to use chemfig to draw a basic schematic for enzymatic browning and have encountered a problem. In the bottom reaction (bottom right to bottom left) quinone is formed by the enzyme (denoted ...
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Dotted or dashed xrightarrow

I need a dotted or dashed arrow with text like \xrightarrow. I am aware of the MnSymbol package, but \dashedrightarrow does not allow me to write text on the arrow. Is there a package to accomplish ...
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Better extensible arrows

Using amsmath and extarrows packages, we have many extensible arrows. But these arrows look ugly, since some parts in an arrow are boldfaced. Are there any better-looking extensible arrows?
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tikzipicture have different arrow tip colors in pdf output and dvi output

i have the following mwe \documentclass[tikz,border=4pt]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[->,>=angle 45,scale=3,ultra thick] \draw[help lines] ...
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Arrow with superscript in tikz-cd

I need my tikz-cd diagrams to have arrows (vertical and horizontal) that mimic \mapsto^* to match the relation in the text. The closest I've managed is to add a label {*} at [pos=1]: ...
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Make a 2cell diagram more beautiful (or less ugly)

I want to draw a two-cell diagram using xypic, the problem is that the bigone label is to long, how can I make the following diagram: looks like this one: using exclusively the two-cell feature ...
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TikZ: remove margin, padding, border around nodes containing images

I want to create a simple figure where images are connected with arrows. Here is what I did: \begin{tikzpicture} \node[](A) {\includegraphics[width=0.2\textwidth]{a}}; \node[right=1mm of A](B) ...
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Is there an extensive library of arrow tips with a standardized naming convention?

I am drafting diagrams where I need a lot of different arrow tips to indicate different types of directionality. Currently I am using a mixed set of libraries, which I mainly found through detexify. ...
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Inserting floating text near decision tree arrows

How do I insert Yes and No beside the solid arrows? I tried putting node [near end, right] {Yes} after each node and child declaration but this just messes up the flow of the decision tree. Code ...
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TikZ: configuring arrow tip appearance not working according to documentation

I'm trying to follow the details outlined in the manual for configuring the appearance of arrow tips. But, I get nothing but errors. I'm trying to get the examples from section 16.3 on Arrow keys to ...
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Nodes linked by a horizontal arrow in enumerate environment [duplicate]

Alright, here's what I need. I need links between nodes a la tkz-linknodes, but, unlike that package, I need linking arrows that appear beneath the sentence as opposed to linking arrows that appear in ...
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Drawing transitive diagram in Tikz

I am very new to Tikz. How to draw rounded arrows and nodes without rectangular boundary. I want to draw something like this:
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\Mapsto in tikz-cd

I'm loving using tikz-cd to draw compiler correctness diagrams, but I can't manage to get quite the same arrows for relations that I'm using in the text. In particular, I'm not sure how to get \Mapsto ...
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Arrow end points problem

I keep getting these circles in my graph and I cannot figure out why. This is the code, is there something wrong with it? Every arrow has a circle at its start and end points and there are also 3 more ...
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Arrow tikz cd don't appear

Tikzcd arrows don't appear in my pdf document. Why? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[brazilian]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How can one insert an arrow on the z-axis of a ternary diagram to indicate increasing order of the element on this axis?

I need help on how I can insert X_{Bi} and a rightarrow on the z-axis of each of the subfigures in my ternary diagram. X_{Bi} implies X subscript Bi while rightarrow is as in LaTeX to indicate that Bi ...
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How to write 2 parallel arrows in the xymatrix environment?

I want to draw 2 parallel arrows in the xy matrix environment. Basically instead of the standard arrow (\ar[r]), I want to have something like ...
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Making the size of the arrow head proportional to the magnitude of a vector field in TikZ

Consider a scaled vector field v = (-x, 2x+y-1) living on the triangle at (0,1), (1,0), and (0,0): \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate (A) at ...
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How to draw slanting arrows between columns of a table?

I'd like to draw some simple slanting arrows between cells in a table. The two cells can be in almost any position in the table. For example given this table: How can I modify it to obtain: ...
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Simple horizontal path

I am trying to create just a simple horizontal arrow (line 1) from Advertiser to Scanner above line 2 in a certain distance. Since too much time I am trying to find out the right grammatics but ...
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Forked arrows with chemfig

How can one make a forked arrow in chemfig? Semantically it is exactly opposite to \merge command but seems like it's not implemented in a package. I don't have any experience with TikZ graphics but ...