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

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How to draw arrows between circled coefficients of polynomials using tikz

After reading Gonzalo's answer to Arrow between parts of equation in LaTeX, I thought I would be able to modify it so that I could have the corresponding coefficients circled and an arrow going from ...
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TikZ: How to draw an arrow in the middle of the line?

Like this: .------<------. | | v ^ | | '------>------' I am currently using \begin{scope}[very thick,->] \draw (-4,1)--(-4,0)--(0.1,0); \draw ...
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Adding arrows on 3D curves in Asymptote

I am trying to plot (1D) trajectories in 3D with Asymptote (because I am also plotting surfaces with opacity and do not want to use hacks for hidden surfaces). Each curve is defined by points in an ...
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How to get the opposite direction of \rightsquigarrow?

The command $\rightsquigarrow$ produces a funny looking arrow that points to the right. I want to get an arrow of the same style but points to the left. One would think that $\leftsquigarrow$ will ...
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Draw A Double Arrow

My Latex code is below: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows,decorations.pathmorphing,backgrounds,positioning,fit,matrix} \begin{document} ...
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sketching simple arrows with different direction

I want to sketch this figure.. if you guide me to draw one of this arrows with direction i would be grateful..
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How to change arrow to \Rightarrow in psmatrix?

I would like to change arrow to \Rightarrow in psmatrix, how can I do that? Actually I do not need the arrows to be so long. Because G, H, R are statements, I just want to show the imply relations. ...
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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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Does \Twoheadleftrightarrow exist? How to write my own?

I'm a LaTeX newbie. I am writing a document in which I need to have a two-headed bidirectional arrow. Two-headed like \twoheadleftarrow, bidirectional like \leftrightarrow. Is there any package that ...
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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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unwanted white space when combining surface plot with a vector plot

I am trying to produce a surface plot of a scalar field with a vector plot imposed on top using pgfplot/tikz. I am nearly there except that depending on the scale of the arrows white space is added ...
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Overlapping Arrows

I've been looking for arrow symbols that form a right angle, and 45' angles pointing to the upper-left and left of the symbol (combination of \leftarrow and \nwarrow, essentially). Generally, all ...
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Figure one next to the other and hook to equation's points

I would like to connect two figures like the following. The code that I've already have is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{ucs} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} ...
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Arrow pointing to subscript in equation

I'm writing an equation for the components of a contracted tensor. I want to label one of the lower (covariant) indices with the text "rth positon," and have an arrow pointing to it from below. Any ...
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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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xypic: custom arrow shaft(stem)

I've noted that xy-pic have predefined some dir's. The tail and head (tip) are easy to custom (one can learn by xyrefer.pdf), but I find it hard to implement my own shaft types. Because the dash stem ...
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Connect three floating tables with arrows

In a word document I have three tables connected by arrows, as in the figure below, that I would like to reproduce with Latex. My question is 1) how to create these three tables so I can position them ...
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How to get correct arrow orientation on TikZ arc?

I'm trying to fix the following TikZ figure, where the circle device in the middle should be embraced by two bended arrows pointing counter-clockwise. I have drawn these arrows with an arc path, ...
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Aligning arrows

I have a question. My code looks like this: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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like \rightleftarrows from amssymb, but with hook and twohead, respectively

I would like to have a symbol that looks like the symbol \rightleftarrows from amssymb, but I want the morphism to the right to be a twoheadrightarrow and the morphism to the left to be a ...
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Arrows between two tables with multiple columns

How can I place two multicolumn tables (tableA and tableB) side by side and draw arrows from cell in tableA to another cell in tableB? I have tried this Arrows between two tables and its also ...
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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 can I draw the outline of a path in tikz?

Using the arrow tip library, I can draw thick arrows with triangular tips, like so: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[line width=2ex, rounded corners=2ex, triangle 90 cap reversed-triangle ...
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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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arrowhead rotation

I want the arrowhead to look more natural as opposed to goofy (which is the present state) \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows.new, decorations.markings, calc, fadings, ...
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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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Arrow joining beginning and end of line with xy-pic

I'm trying to draw a sequence of arrows with xy-pic that extends over two lines, and so I need to draw an arrow joining the end of the first line with the beginning of the second line. Here's the code ...
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dotted or colored arc in \xymatrix

Does not arrows style or color option apply an arc in \xymatrix? Please let me know the way. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[arrow, matrix]{xy} \begin{document} \[ \xymatrix{ A ...
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Rotating labels in xypic

How do I rotate the label on a arrow in xymatrix? Say, I want the label texts parallel with the arrow? \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article}% a minimal example \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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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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Overwrite TikZ auto placement of weights in graph

So I have the following graph: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} ...
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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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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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Two-way arrow as when defining adjoint pairs

How does one write the two arrows that are piled on top of each other in an adjoin pair, where one is pointing to the left and the other to the right?
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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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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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Text both above and below double arrows

I would like to use a command like \xleftrightarrows[#1]{#2} namely extendable arrows for double arrows with an optional superscript and subscript Mathtools package provides ...
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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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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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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 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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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} ...