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

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“Broken” arrow symbol

In his pretty awesome book “Undergraduate Algebraic Geometry” M. Reid uses (e.g. see page 4) symbol of “broken” arrow (which looks quite a like dash+space+short arrow : “- →”) for partially ...
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Getting edges to curve around other nodes

I'm trying to draw a state transition model, and I'm having trouble getting the edges to going under a node instead of across it and other edges along the way. I've tried experimenting with in/out ...
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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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Printing out a colored play icon inline with text

Problem: I have been trying to figure out how to replicate a button without success. I want to achieve to replicate the following button in LaTex. Control buttons don't seem to be available in the ...
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Showing state communication with arrows as concisely as possible

I am attempting to show communication between states in a Markov process, basically something like this, although the arrow angles aren't of any importance, simply having that relation between the ...
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tikz arrow drawing to the left side of a node

Hi i try to connect 2 nodes with an arrow. The arrow should end at the west of the second node. \begin{tikzpicture} \node[text=black, fill = green, text width =3cm, scale=0.5] at (1,2)(t1){Access ...
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Typesetting arrows above a pair of letters to indicate a line [duplicate]

How do I typeset a line segment, with arrowheads at each end, above a pair of letters to indicate a line? I know that $\overline{AB}$ can be used to typeset a line segment between points A and B. ...
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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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Explaining subscripts by means of bent arrows in math mode [duplicate]

How can I create something like this into a math equation? The aim is to describe the meaning of the two subscripts (i,j) with the text (sub1,sub2), respectively, by means of a simple and effective ...
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arrow in a diagram [closed]

in the following code that encodes a diagram: \xymatrix{a\ar[rr]^{\varphi\qquad}&\ar@{^{(}->}[d]&b\ar@{=}[r]&a\ar[rr]^\varphi&\ar[dd]&b \\ ...
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How can I label \rightleftarrows above and below?

How can I label $\rightleftarrows$ above the top arrow and below the bottom arrow?
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how to write an equation with a special arrow and super and sub scripts

How do I generate something like this?I don't know how to generate such arrows and how to write above and below the arrow.
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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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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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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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Commutative diagram with parallel arrows in opposite direction

I have a diagram of the following form, written with the package amscd: \begin{align*} \begin{CD} W @>\phi>> X \\ @V{a}V{b}V @V{c}V{d}V \\ Y @>\phi>> Z \\ \end{CD} ...
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How to draw a chart with Diagonal Arrows?

How may I create this chart? I thought that through a table it would be fine but the arrows were short and a little bit misplaced \begin{tabular}{ccccc} & & & & \\ ...
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Labeling arrows with tikzpicture

I'm having trouble labelling the arrows. This is my code: \begin{tikzpicture} \matrix (m) [matrix of math nodes,row sep=3em,column sep=4em,minimum width=2em] { \underleftarrow{lim}A_{i} & ...
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Chart - Recurrent Action

How may I draw the lines that connect the arrows? This is the code I managed to write, it might be messy and untidy as I'm new to Latex \begin{center} $ \downarrow \linebreak \fbox{\parbox{4 ...
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Tikz out-degree not working properly [duplicate]

Changing the out-degree value in the code below doesn't seem to be working. The figure I get always has an out-degree equal to 0. Any ideas why? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Recreating figure (fiddling around with arrows)

So I found this picture online an similar ones in a book and wanted to recreate them for my term paper. I'm not that skilled when it comes to TikZ and I'm always struggling with arrows and ...
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Drawing a hash table lookup scheme on overleaf engine with tikz package

As far as I know this is a Tikz table. Could you give me a background on how to make those fancy shadows as well as the dots between table cells? Also, any example of a similar table would be a ...
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Vertically align vector arrows

I'd like to write an expression with several vectors: $\vec{t} + \vec{a}$ I'd like the arrow to appear at the same level, but the t arrow appears higher than the a arrow. I tried with ...
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How to create an arrow above a dashed arrow (the easiest way)?

I'd like to know how to make two arrows: one above another where the lower arrow is the dashed one. I came up with a code like this: $$ f_n \overset{\rightarrow}\dashrightarrow f $$ which ...
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How to make an arrow with words on top in texstudio [duplicate]

I am new in TeXstudio editor and I want to add an arrow with words above to show a transition between two states. Something like the picture below. How can I do that.
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How to draw a double-ended arrow between the numerator and denominator in a frac inside a sqrt, and an arrow labeled by an otimes pointing to that?

Here's what I have, and I've hand drawn what I seeking: I'm after (a) a double-ended arrow with the two ends pointing to the numerator and denominator of a fraction under a square root, and (b) an ...
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Bending arrows in tikz-cd

Following the advice of LaRiFaRi in an answer to this question, I switched from XY-Pic to tikz-cd. The file below contains my diagram in XY-Pic and in tikz-cd. Please help me to make my diagram in ...
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\xRightarrow (text)

I know it's possible to have \xrightarrow (text), but if I try to do \xRightarrow (text) I get an error each time. Does anybody know if it's a syntax error or if there is a other way to produce the ...
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3d arrows in tikz, or arrows that fit perspective

I'm trying to draw a 3d arrow in a 3d box (well lots of them actually). I've got the 3d box sorted, but the arrow doesn't look quite right. I've set up my axes/projection with: ...
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Bending arrow in XY-Pic diagram

In the diagram with bending arrow given by the LaTeX file below, the arrow has a misdirected head. How can I correct it? \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{amsart} \usepackage[all]{xy} \begin{document} \[ ...
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TikZ: using the ellipse command with a start and end angle instead of an arc

Consider the code below: \documentclass[convert = false]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[-latex] (0, 0) ellipse [x radius = 3cm, y ...
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Tikz: purely vertical arrow from nodeA.south to nodeB.north

I have the following tikz code % compilation command: pdflatex --jobname=Diag-f1 Diag.tex \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tikz} \pgfrealjobname{Diag} \begin{document} \beginpgfgraphicnamed{Diag-f1} ...
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Tikz arrow with custom end anchor [duplicate]

I'm creating a flowchart in Tikz, and I would like to connect two shapes using an arrow. The thing is, the arrow needs to end not at the centre, but rather around 80% from the left. Consider the ...
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Arrows in superscripts

I have something like this: \int\limits _{\left[a,c\right]}f I would like to add the arrow over the [a,b] to emphasize the directionality, but when I try to use: \int\limits ...
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Connect tables with arrows

I'm trying to do something similar to what is shown in the picture, but do not even know where to start. I can get something similar with three tables and minipage environment. But I have no idea how ...
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Oriented curves

Can someone link me to a tutorial or some examples of how to make oriented curves using pgfplots? Something along the lines of I'm not asking for someone to spend the time reproducing the above ...
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A symbol in LaTeX [duplicate]

I want to write this symbol in LaTeX. I looked for it on Detexify and some code-lists but found nothing. EDIT: I want the arrows and also the letters (general inputs in that place) Thanks!
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Dotted and bent xy matrix arrow has non-dotted turns

I have this diagram I'm doing with xypic, and I want to make bent arrows going from the top to the bottom of the diagram. So I re-learn the syntax for bending around entries. THen I decide I want ...
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how to make put bold arrows between text

I am putting arrows next to text. I want to change their color and make them bold. MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} ...
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How to get decoration text to be right side up instead of upside down

I am drawing arrows in a block diagram and using decorations.text to label them. Arrows going left to right are fine: the labels are upright. But arrows going right to left are appearing upside down. ...
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The arrow in my figure is not appearing correctly. What is the mistake?

I am trying to compile the following code to get a standalone pdf output to use it in another document. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0,0) ...
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Text in framed boxes with arrows [duplicate]

A question similar to How can I construct a page layout with framed boxes? I need to construct a very simple flow chart with a few vertically and horizontally aligned boxes with arrows betweem them. ...
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How to draw arrows between parts of an equation to show the Math Distributive Property (Multiplication)?

there is a part of my paper where I use the distributive property and it's not that clear for the reader to see (I'm using in proposional logic for a proof). The logic equation (part of) is: (l_{1}) ...
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Simple and intuitive tool for generating simple diagrams

I am looking for a simle and intuitive tool for generating simple diagrams to be included in tex document. The graph I want to convert into tex is given below: Ideally, I would like to end up with ...
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Squiggly Double-Lined Left-Right-Arrow (i.e. “approximate equivalence”)

I am trying to create a double-lined arrow pointing to both sides like \Leftrightarrow with a squiggly line. The Comprehensive LaTeX Symbol List did not seem to contain any such symbol, nor did other ...
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Boxed equations and arrows

I would like to implement this into an align-environment (or equivalent) how can I do this? I tried with boxes but the structure is rather complicated since I want a large box on the left-hand ...
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arrows decorating text on a page

I want to mark two points in the middle of a paragraph (or more) of text, and draw an arrow from one point to the next. The arrow can be in colour and with some transparency, and can overwrite the ...
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A part of the Leontief matrix: something -> something

I know this is probably not needed considering I have a matrix and such, but I would like to know what the best way would be for formatting something like this into LaTeX: Tried using matrices and ...