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

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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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How do I fix this error with my arrows

I am using tikz to generate sine and cosine graphs with arrows at the ends of each curve. The arrows appear fine for the sine curve, but not so for the cosine curve. Why does this occur and how do I ...
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Change of arrow head in $\xymatrix{} [on hold]

Let us consider the following example : $A\xrightarrow{\quad } B$ This gives But in the following way we can change arrow head \documentclass[fleqn,12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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How to draw arrows between colourboxes

I have written a Z specification and drawn boxes around the schemas. I'm trying to work out how to draw an arrow from schema to schema. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{zdra} \begin{document} ...
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Aliased arrow for vector

I write a vector in a tikzpicture and the text of the vector is rotated. The arrow on the vector is aliased and very ugly. I obtain this arrow using esvect package (for defining arrows with adjusted ...
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How can I typeset this correspondence in LaTeX?

I am looking to create a "table" or something similar in LaTeX where I show correspondence/mapping between a natural number and some other natural number, as indicated in the picture below (please ...
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Arrow in text mode

Is there a way to write the equivalent of \rightarrow in text mode? I tried → but it threw an error, and the math arrow complained about bad environment. It doesn't need to be exactly the same ...
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Arrow box aligment

I have to align vertically "arrow boxes" in the picture below? So I have two questions: How to read "inner sep" register value and bounding as well connecting lines thickness register values of ...
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border decoration produces an additional but displaced arrow tip

I would like to use decorated paths with arrow heads. But if I use the border decoration, something happens with the arrow tip positioning: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz,amsmath, ...
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Bold arrows in xymatrix

How can I produce a bold arrow in the package \xymatrix? I've tried with \ar@{\bf{->}}[r] and similar alternatives without success.
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Error message by adding an arrow

I have the following code: \listfiles \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} %\usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[fixamsmath,disallowspaces]{mathtools} \begin{document} ...
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How to make the subindex appear below the arrow?

I want to write a limit with the "arrows' notation." This is, instead of \lim_{n \rightarrow \infty} x_{n} = x I want to use x_{n} \rightarrow_{n \rightarrow \infty} x. My problem is that with this ...
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Bending arrows the right way in xypic

I have a problem typesetting a diagram. The problematic part is this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[all]{xy} \begin{document} \[ \xymatrix{% && C \\ & B \ar[ru] & \\ A ...
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Xypic Diagram with MnSymbol Arrows

When I use the MnSymbol package, I get the usual short arrows, but this is not the case for xypic diagrams. Having the following packages \usepackage{xypic} \usepackage[all,cmtip]{xy} ...
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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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Draw arrow with text inside

Is there a way to draw an arrow which has text inside, like the one in image? I saw many examples with the TikZ but most of them had the text over the arrow not inside it.
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Overlay table with arrows

I have a table that I want to overlay with arrows to show which cell in one column is connected to which cells to another column. Something like that: Is this possible? I could use an external ...
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Arrows with curly parenthesis

I do not know how to us tikzpicture very well. I want to draw the picture similar that is attached. My problem is how can I add curly parenthesis between the arrow. Additionally, if you can suggest me ...
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How to label arrows in tikz-qtree?

How do I label the arrows below with "1," "2," and "3"? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz, tikz-qtree} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{tikzpicture} \tikzset{every ...
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Adjusting loop (identity) arrow in tikzcd

With the following code \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz-cd} \begin{document} \begin{tikzcd} \arrow[loop left]{l}{\mathrm{id}_A} \ar{r}A & B\times C \arrow[loop ...
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A longer arrow in a diagram

I created the following diagram: \begin{equation} \begin{array}{ccc} && A \\ &\rotatebox{45}{$\longrightarrow$}& \rotatebox{90}{$\subseteq$}\\ B&\subset& C \end{array} ...
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cancel package downward arrow

Let's say that I want to cancel the denominator of a fraction and also assign him a value. Something like that \cancel{2}\cdot\dfrac{9}{\cancelto{2}{4}}. The problem here is that the fraction doesn't ...
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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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Easiest way to get \not\longrightarrow to look good

I'm currently using \longrightarrow to mean "tends to [some limit]", and sometimes I need to use its negation. I see that there is an \nrightarrow, but unfortunately it doesn't make a matching pair ...
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Node below axis annotation in tikzpicture/pgfplots

I want below the axis annotation a node (with some text) and from this node a arrow should point to a specific point on the x-axis MWE \documentclass[paper=a4, fontsize=12pt]{scrreprt} ...
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How to use arrowheads from a unicode math font in TikZ diagrams under XeLaTeX or LuaLaTeX?

I like arrowheads in my TikZ diagrams to match the math font arrowheads. For Computer Modern, this is no problem: the TikZ arrows library provides matching arrowheads. But I often use other fonts ...
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How do I typeset this diagram used to explain folding?

How do I typeset this: (this is an explanation of the folding used in derivation) Edit: Here's a code of the formula and XeLaTeX MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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How do I draw arrow in my figure, such that the arrow points to a particular node?

I have a figure of a graph with 8 nodes. I want to draw arrows, s.t. they will point to some of the nodes (for example I want to draw arrows pointing to 4 of the nodes). Also, next to each arrow I ...
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How to make an HTA looking thing?

I am try achieve something along the lines of this: I cannot however figure out how to make these arrows. I have some code that gives me something that is almost right but it is messed up in some ...
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Add text on arrow in flowchart

Followup-question of Drawing arrows from different edges of node/decision box The problem I have seems pretty simple, but I wasn't able to find a solution in the archives or elsewhere. The output ...
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Style with 'transparency group'

Can we define a style telling "put all arrows on the same transparency group as the path" ? In the following example, I would like to redefine ephemeral style such that the blue and the red arrows ...
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Drawing arrows from different edges of node/decision box

I'm new to tikz and don't understand how to draw lines originating from all edges of a decision box to other nodes. In the diagram below , how can I specify the originating point of an arrow? For e.g ...
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Stretchable \leadsto [duplicate]

I'd like something similar to \xrightarrow and \xleftarrow but for squigy arrows \leadsto in LaTeX. I need to do this because I sometimes have to overset the \leadsto with some equation/label that can ...
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Arrow length in LuaTeX in combination with the unicode-math package

I have a probably rather simple question: Is it possible to use the unicode-math package within LuaLaTeX such that arrows stretch when writing some longer expression above or below it? For example ...
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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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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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Arrow disappearing

For some reason the arrow between S/V/NP and V'V is not drawn. I have no idea why ... \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz-qtree} \tikzset{every roof node/.append style={inner sep=0.1pt,text ...
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arrow passing through/over bracket?

In LaTeX, how can I output an arrow passing through/over a bracket?
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Draw curved arrows between nodes in tikz-qtree

Is there a "clever" way to draw curved lines between nodes without them to go all through the picture? Here is my MWE : \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage{ulem} \usepackage{tikz-qtree} ...
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Tikz large curved arrow, filled with border

I find out many topics on this forum concerning curved arrows, How to draw shape as 'curved arrows' with text (with tikz) Curved text (on multiple lines) within curved arrow using tikz Create ...
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arrows: flipping |<->| when the node is too big

When the node is too big, we tend to switch the arrows to ->| 2cm |<-. Is there a smart way to do this without drawing two separate lines? We can see from the image [>= stealth, ...
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arrows with same length between spaces

I have a problem regarding code in latex. The problem is that the length of the arrows are different depending on the length of the labeling of the maps. e.g. the map {f_{x_0}} has an arrow which is ...
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Curved arrows on top of every node

I'm a beginner of latex and tikz. I want to have curved arrows on top of each node as in tikx example. Following is my code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} ...
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How can I draw a relation with rectangular nodes?

I am trying to use nodes to draw a simple relation in two figures. Basically what I want looks like this: How can I do that using tikz? The two relationships should be next to each other. I think if ...
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hooked arrows with XY-matrix

The naive way to draw an hooked arrow in a diagram with XY-matrix is \ar@{^{(}->}. But it comes out that the hook is bigger respect the one of \hookrightarrow. How can I fix this difference? ...
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How to have several overleftarrows of same height and length

I want to put arrows on top of various pieces of several formulas but I want the arrows to be of the same size and height. What is a good solution? For example consider \overleftarrow{x} \quad ...
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How can I draw a twisted 3D arrow?

Does anyone know how I can draw an 3D arrow that in itself is twisted by 90 degrees? I need such arrow to show how polarized light is twisted in a liquid crystal. I would like to include that arrow ...
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Chain of curly arrows above and underneath each other

I'm trying to draw a chain of arrows going under and above each other, as depicted: The issue isn't labelling the arrows, I can easily do that, but I don't know how to get them to curl, have the ...
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Arrows in tables, or matrices

I have been experimenting with LaTeX for a couple of years now, but still consider myself a neophyte. I spent much of yesterday trying to create a table. I am trying to create a table with three ...
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tikz arc with arrow

I am drawing the coordinate system using tikz and I intended to use arrow for the arcs \phi and \theta. But when I use -> in the arc options (resulting a proper arc), inside the graph remains an ...