{circuitikz} is a package for drawing electrical networks with TikZ.

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Error using circuitikz, “Missing number, treated as zero”

I have this code: \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{tikz} \pgfplotsset{compat=newest} % Allows to place the legend below plot \usepgfplotslibrary{units} % Allows to enter the units nicely ...
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circuitikz connection missplacement

i have the following code: \usepackage{circuitikz} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{circuits.logic.US,circuits.logic.IEC} .... \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[nand port] (nand1) ...
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Circuitkz arrowhead scaling

I have problem with scaling of the arrowhead (see figure below). I found some examples, but unfortunately it does not work: question 1, question 2, question 3. I would like to reduce arrowhead of the ...
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Adding arrows to switches

I would like to add arrows to my open and closed switches. What is the easiest way to do this? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[free-standing-units]{siunitx} \usepackage{circuitikz} ...
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Adding a plus sign in a circuit diagram [duplicate]

I would like to place a plus sign above my voltage source in circuitikz but I just can't figure out how to do it. Any ideas? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[free-standing-units]{siunitx} ...
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circuitikz as a float

I used wrapfigure with its package to try to make a circuitikz as a float to put text beside, but I got a warning like "wrapfigure used inside a conflicting environment" and then it drops my ...
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How to center a circuitikz figure

I want to center the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[european]{circuitikz} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% ...
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No drawing of ohmmeter or multimeter using circuitikz

I can't draw an ohmmeter in a simple electric circuit, although I am using circuitikz. If I replace ohmmeter by voltmeter or ammeter, it works fine, otherwise, not. Also, is there any symbol for ...
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curves with Tikz

I have 5 curves of functions that I want to put in the same TikZ graphic. The functions are: $$f(x)= 1.5e6(s^(-1/0.06)-1)^(1-0.06)$$ $$g(x)= 10^7(s^(-1/0.412)-1)^(1-0.412)$$ $$h(x)= ...
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Which package is used for this circuit schematic?

I am wondering which package is used for this circuit? I have tried circuitikz, but it seems different with the attached picture. Who knows about it?
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Packages catoptions and tikzcircuit warning: how to remove it?

I have to use a format that uses catoptions package; when I use it in conjunction with tikzcircuit I have a (mostly harmless, I think, but annoying in IDEs) warning --- \documentclass[border=10pt, ...
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multiple inputs for logic gates

In the manual , section 5.1.1 Logical ports All logical ports, except not, have two inputs and one output. It seems the inputs are limited to two. All solutions I've found are using or gate US ...
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TikZ/CircuiTikZ battery symbol

How can I get a battery symbol like this from either CircuiTikZ or TikZ's circuit libraries? I haven't been able to find any that have a thick negative terminal. pst-circ's \battery command is exactly ...
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sample Convolution network

Can you please help in drawing the above figure? This is the code which I tried so far: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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I'm struggling to line up op amps in circuitkz, any help?

I saw a thread which asked this same question but I didn't quite understand the answers properly (I'm new to circuitkz). Also, with such a low reputation I can't make comments to Paul Gessler in order ...
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Circuitikz voltage label independant of element

I am trying get label a voltage between two nodes, but the voltage is not associated with any circuit element. Here's the best I have now: \documentclass[tikz,border=5pt]{standalone} ...
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How to draw the leads of the Controlled Current Source in a Box?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usetikzlibrary{chains} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[ start chain=going right, box/.style={ on ...
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WYSIWYG/M for circuitikz?

Has anyone found a way to take circuits build in some kind of CAD programs like LTSpice, etc - and use those files to generate TeX images?
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fill color on voltage and current sources in tikz and circuitikz

I would like to have voltage and current sources filled with color inside them as in v_s and \beta{}v_{\pi} automatically by defining macros in the preamble. Can anyone suggest me how to do it? By ...
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Circuit Diagrams and Mesh Analysis LaTeX

So I am trying to create a very simple circuit this here is my code: \begin{circuitikz}[american, scale = 1.5][americanvoltages] \draw (0,0) to[V=$V_{in}$] (0,2) % The voltage source to[R, ...
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Circuitikz not drawing anything

I'm just learning circuitikz and I'm trying to draw just simple elements, such as : \draw (0,0) to [V=$V$] (0,2); And all I'm getting is the label (V) displayed, and not a voltage source. I ...
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Visualizing Wheatstone bridges using CircuiTikz

I want to visualize a Wheatstone bridge configuration in LaTeX using the CircuiTikz package. I want result similar to this one on Wikimedia -- what do I need to consider to get a correct rendering? ...
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Label offsetting with multiple labels in Circuitikz

I have written the following code to draw the diagram of an RLC circuit: \begin{tikzpicture}\draw (0,2) node[anchor=east] {1} to [short,*-] (0,2) to[R,R=$R$] (4,2) node[anchor=west] {2} to [short,*-] ...
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Rotate component labels in Circuitkz

There are cases, especially with variable components like vC and vL that look weird when turned. At the same time you might want the label to be on the other side, because there is some component in ...
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Circuitikz doesn't recognize units

For example when I use \ohm or \micro it throws an error. For example, in the MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) to ...
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simple questions on circuitkz

I am a rather newbie to tikz, and in particular to circuitikz which is the package I am interested in at the moment. I've just created a simple circuit diagram with an operating amplifier, though I do ...
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How could I draw 4 mosfets in a same line? (attached picture)

I only know how to do one and in a unique line. How is it possible to put four together and well spaced as the picture I am showing? what I did until now: \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} ...
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How can I increase the vertical size of a pre defined transformer core?

How can I increase the vertical size of a pre defined transformer core? \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{mathrsfs} ...
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Draw a special element (line with a cross in the middle) in circuitikz

I need to draw a wire that looks like That is the symbol my lecturer uses for the Josephson junction. I googled a bit and it seems to be the commonly used symbol for such an element, so it would ...
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New component in circuitikz

I want to create a new element to use in a circuit diagram. So far I have used CircuiTikz for the circuit diagram, but I am not familiar with the low level PGF commands that defines the standard ...
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economic circuit

Having seen some examples of electronic circuits, I would like to make an economic one like this one: I haven't found any relevant example, so would like your help. In case that somebody is ...
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Does a workaround or solution exists for the label conflict of circuitikz and TikZ?

I would like to use circuitikz with TikZ. However, I find that circuitikz modifies or does not recognize TikZ labels. The author of circuitiz has commented that in the "released version of CircuiTikz ...
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vco lowpass etc. don't work. Circuitikz

How come that circuitikz does not give me the vco I intend to build? See this code: \documentclass[tikz, border=10pt, 12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usepackage{verbatim} ...
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How to increase the size of circuit elements

I want to draw a simple circuit in which a large parallel plate capacitor with a dielectric in between is connected to a battery like this: I tried the following code so far: ...
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Multi way switch in circuitikz

I wonder whether there is a symbol of a sort of multi-way switch in circuitikz. That is to say a switch like the "spdt" (single-pole-double-throw), but with more switching positions. I need something ...
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Dieletric on Capacitors circuitikz

How can i fill the interior of a capacitor and label it using a greek letter in order to represent a dieletric inside the capacitor? My Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Drawing custom logic gates with circuitikz or circuits.logic library

Is it possible to draw custom logic gates like the following one using circuitikz? Alternatively, is it possible to draw them easily with the circuits.logic library in tikz?
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how to draw a T network using circuitikz

someone can help me to draw this using circuitikz package, thanks in advance. the T-network should have generic bipoles.
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Drawing a circuit

How can I create the following drawing? I want to add the following diagram to my report: I hear it can be done in LaTeX so I read some of ...
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CircuitTiKz lines not straight

I made a schematic using following code: \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[op amp, scale=2] (opamp) {} (opamp.+) -- (-2.38,-3) node[ground] {} (opamp.+) node[left, ...
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How do I contribute to CircuiTikZ? [closed]

Update (29 Dec 2012) The author has already update CircuiTikZ (Thank you, Massimo!). It should be integrated into the CTAN official repositories in a few days. The package is now hosted in Github for ...
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Supply rails in circuitikz

I am trying to draw the circuit below, however I am having difficulty in drawing the connections to the supply rails. I've abused the sground node since it is the same as the typical symbol for power ...
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Circuitikz - remove base pin on PNP transistor

I want to remove the base pin at the transistor, using circuitikz. How do I do that? Here's a MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{article} % ------- Enable UTF8 characters ------- % ...
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How to include variables from tikz/pgf into pgfdeclareshape

\documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{circuitikz} \pgfdeclareshape{oscillator} { \anchor{center}{\pgfpointorigin} % within the node, (0,0) is the center \anchor{text} % this is used to ...
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mirroring antenna symbol in CircuiTikZ

I want to change the left to right antenna to right to left one as the receiver requires mirror image of transmitting antenna. This is my simplified code \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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straight voltage arrows in circuitikz

I want straight voltage arrows in circuitikz, but all are bowed. Someone has a new solution? The bowed arrows are totally ugly. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How can I add a box in an electric circuit?

I'm working in this ciruit: I googled how to make a box like this (Load box) but I didn't find any similar example. What I found of more similar was to use a nport but with no examples. Does ...
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How can I adjust these draws in the same horizontal line?

How the circuits are: I tried to use \begin{circuitikz}[american voltages, baseline=(current bounding box.base)] instead of \begin{circuitikz}[american voltages, baseline=(current bounding ...
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Making FFT Figure using LaTeX Tikz

I've been writing a paper on the FFT, and need to implement an image showing the basic premise of the 2-radix algorithm used. The image I want to create using Tikz is as follows. However, I've hardly ...
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Help in this transistor level ciruit

I'm working in this circuit: Here what I have done: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{center} ...