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

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tikzcircuit style not known after upgrade to TeXLive 2015?

I have this little snippet: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[siunitx]{circuitikz} \listfiles \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz}[ american, opamp ...
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Dashed short circuits in CircuiTikz

I have a circuit in CircuiTikz in which I am trying to add a dashed short circuit. I know about the \draw[dashed], but this gives me dashed lines also in the endpoints. ...
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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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Mesh arrow following the circuit. How? Bad minipage placement. How to fix?

I don't know ii there a similar question (I didn't found anything). If so, please forgive me. Also sorry my incorrect english. To the question. Here is my code: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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Scaling in CircuiTikZ

When scaling a circuit with the scale option: \begin{circuitikz}[scale = 'some_scale_factor'] all the coordinates are well scaled but not the components. How to correctly scale the whole scheme?
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An arrowed line with a switch in the middle

I wanted to draw an arrowed line but with a switch in the middle. What I currently use is this \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usepackage{tikz-cd} \begin{document} ...
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where are the circuitikz keys located within a miktex install?

I am looking for the circuitikz source files in my miktex installation (Windows 7) so I can Use the Source to determine which scaling factors do what. (since there isn't really any specific ...
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How do I align the circuit junctions with the op-amp inputs? (and be smaller)

Simple drawing... but I can't figure out how to align the circuit junctions with the op-amp inputs, unless I fudge it by adjusting manually. Is there a way to do so automatically? (and make the ...
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tikz block diagram widgets for computers, disks, switches, chips, interfaces, etc.

is there a widget library for hardware sketches? I don't mean just block diagrams for circuits (which exists), but for more ordinary diagrams for computer items like speakers, SATA input and output ...
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How to add antennas to flowchart

I want to add 4 antennas to a block chart (right end). I have tried with \node (9,0) node[antenna] but it didn't work. My code is below: \documentclass[a4]{report} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Shifting the +- voltage signs in circuitikz

Is there any way to shift the + and - signs so they are a little bit further apart? \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[siunitx]{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz}[american] ...
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Shift circuitikz component voltage up (or down)

Very similar to Voltage labels too close to circuit element with circuitikz 2.4 and Spacing circuit element labels from their elements with CircuiTikz but with horizontally-oriented components: ...
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Physical model of transformer using circuitikz

I want to implement this transformer model in Latex using circuitikz. I am able to draw the Basic elements like transformer, resistor and inductor. But i'm unable to place the arrows with Labels, the ...
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Problem with circuitikz, subfig and current directions

I've been searching for hours and I can't find a hint about what did go wrong, except that nobody ever tried to do what I intend (?). I need to include several circuits (via circuitikz) in a document ...
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Drawing in Latex or 3rd party

What sort of program out there would be able to reproduce the following drawings. Can this be done in latex?
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Missing dot in Circuitikz

I have tried to draw a circuit with the following code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} ...
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Scaling Components in Circuitikz so it doesn't disturb schematic

I have this code so far First question: For the purose of the question, I think it would be a good thing to generate a picture, but I don't know how. Then, the main question is on the sizing of ...
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Circuitikz 'parallel' logic gate wiring

So I'm trying to draw the following circuit (Which looks like a half adder) using circuitikz. However, my code is producing the below diagram. \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0, 4)node[xor port] ...
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Schmitt trigger representation in CircuiTikZ

I'm designing some electrical circuit schematic with CircuitTikZ, and I must insert the symbol of a Schmitt trigger. But CircuitTikZ doesn't offer such a component. How can I create such a new ...
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Unable to rotate or flip variable capacitor, according to expectation

I am trying to get this but even though i tried mirror xscale=-1 yscale=-1... I am still unable to get the expected result, how come. \documentclass{article} ...
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Create custom symbol: diamond / rhombus shape

I read this little article: http://www.elfsoft2000.com/projects/bipole.pdf and the other two mentioned in this. I want to create a symbol to use in my papers and projects. In my country, some of them ...
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How do I center this long circuit?

I am having difficulty centering this long circuit. I scaled it so it would not go off the page but I have been unable to find a way to center it. I tried adapting the solutions used in this related ...
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CircuiTikZ- Ring oscillator

I want to draw a ring oscillator, i.e an odd number off logic inverters in a ring. I have some real troubles placing the ring nicely corresponding to the inverters, see attached code. Is there any ...
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Problem with relative coordinates within \draw command

I've got a problem with the following code. I'm trying to draw a circuit using circuitikz. However, the current source should be shifted by 1 unit in the x-direction, so that it is placed parallel to ...
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Draw MCP23017 with Circuitikz

I'm using an MCP23017 GPIO expander in my circuit and I would now like to draw a circuit diagram using Circuitikz. I'm quite new to Latex and I've searched around but I can't seem to find any ...
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How to directly connect a Tripole to a wire 'without' using node

I stumbled on this in the circuitikz examples website. Maybe there is something I'm missing, but it seems to me that the person who wrote this, didn't bother to create a node for is tripoles. So, is ...
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How to do small Bar for voltage input on opAmp

How can I do those small bars at the end of a wire? Specifically at the end of (opamp.up) and (opamp.down) \begin{circuitikz}[american inductors] \draw (7,2.5) node[op amp] (opamp){} ...
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My document stops working when i put a second circuit in the document

I was wondering if one of you could help me with this terrible problem. I was putting my document together when all of a sudden Miktex, via TeXmaker, showed error: "can't write on pdf file" I tried ...
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How to draw in circuitikz

I would like to draw a resolver, but I am lost finding how to do it in circuitikz, any help is appreciated. \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) node[transformer] (T) {} (T.A1) node[anchor=east] ...
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circuitikz units not reconized

So, I'm having an issue with LaTeX recognizing and rendering the units with how I understand units should be done with circuitikz Here is my code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Current arrow before bipole

I would like to have the current arrow before my bipole, not after as the default. I have the following circuit: i_{r} is right after the resistor. However, I would like right after the node, i.e., ...
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How to move anchors in new circuitikz component?

There are some components missing in the nice circuitikz package. I tried to create these with help of the answers to questions CircuiTikZ — create new component and New component in circuitikz. Now I ...
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Circlearrowright with specific center and radium

How can I draw in circuitikz a "circlearrowright" centered in (11,-2) with radium 3cm ? (and what packages I need?) Thank you!
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European convention of voltage in CircuiTikZ

The european norm EN 60375-2003 for electrical circuits is not entirely compatible with circuitikZ, regarding the representation of voltages. In the norm (section 5.3), there are three methods to ...
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Fitting circuitikz labels into boxes

I tried to draw an equivalent circuit for a resistor using the following code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[european,cuteinductor]{circuitikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning, fit, calc} ...
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Cannot get circuit component label on both sides

I cannot get a circuit that I'm trying to recreate to have both the label of the resistor (e.g. R1, R2, etc.) and its value (e.g. 1.0kΩ, 5.6kΩ, etc.) to be displayed on either side of the resistor, ...
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circuittikz colored current arrows

I'm currently working on my first circuittikz figure, and I've run into some problems. I would like to make the built in current arrows colored (red). Is there anyone who knows if this is possible? ...
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using “standard” circuits and tikzcircuits in the same document?

Are the "standard" tikz circuit library and circuitikz incompatible? Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Circuitikz: Package pgfkeys Error

When trying the minimal example for circuitikz: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{center} ...
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I want to draw a transition in automata exactly as shown below. From state q7 to state q1

Here is the code \documentclass[landscape, 12pt]{report} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{enumitem,amsmath,amssymb,latexsym} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{cmap} ...
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circuitikz and ConTeXT

I would like to use circuitikz with ConTeXT but I have an error message, ! Undefined control sequence. My code is: \usemodule[tikz] \usemodule[circuitikz][european] \starttext \startcircuitikz ...
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Variable battery1 symbol in circuitikz

Is it possible to produce a variable battery1 sign (battery with one up slanted arrow) in circuitikz? There are options for vR and vL (variable resistor) but not for the battery1. I need it to ...
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Inserting probe in Circuit diagram

This is what I have so far, but I want to put a probe in the circuit (the green thing in the second picture). Have any idea ? I can't seem to find anything in circuitikz documentation, maybe I ...
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Potentiometer anchor points in Circuitikz

I need to create a potentiometer with a tap point, as shown as the (american) potentiometer on page 9 of the Circuitikz manual. Is the tap an accessible anchor point to connect other parts of the ...
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Working with perpendicular coordinates in circuitikz

Inspired by Paul Gessler's answer to this question, I decided to give it a try and adapt the following diagram to use perpendicular coordinates: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{circuitikz} ...
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Bending an arrow in circuiTikz

I've made a circuit with circuiTikz and I have the following problem: how to bend the arrow which is above number 1? Here is the photo of the circuit: So how to bend the arrow to get an arrow ...
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A problem with circuitikz

I have a simple circuit and a problem. The coding of the circuit can be seen here: \begin{figure}[h] \centering \begin{circuitikz}[scale=2] %CIRCUIT \draw(0,0) to[vsourcesin] (2,0) ...
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Draw lines in three intersected circles

I am new user of LaTeX. Kindly can some one please help me out on how I can draw these lines in circles from center to the boundary of circles? The fourth line coming from outside should be an arrow ...
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Multiple emitter transistor

I'm trying to draw a multiple emitter npn transistor and multiple collector pnp transistor. I'm using tikz to draw all my electric circuits but there is nothing about it in the documentation nor this ...
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Need help for a circuit diagram using Circuitikz

I am a beginner with drawing circuits in Latex. And there is one circuit where I am stuck and it would be great if someone could help. The circuit is as shown below: The upper half is the difficult ...