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TikZ newbie issues when drawing a somewhat complex diagram

I need a whole bunch of images and someone advised me to use Tikz and it seems like it can probably do exactly what I want, however I haven't been able to find some things and I feel like I've been ...
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How to make the number line?

I want to make the number line as above. How could I make this for TeX? Thanks in advance.
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Block Diagram with image in it [duplicate]

I am trying to write a block diagram of my system in latex. My problem is that I do not know how to import images inside tikspicture. A sample of the thing which I want to do is as below: For ...
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TikZ - Is it possible to draw this block diagram?

I have problems with a presentation with beamer. I can open the original slide (pdf) with LibreOffice and I can retrieve the diagram's structure. Can I start from this and put it (not the image but ...
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In the End of CV, I want to add my Educational Degrees. Want to make One PDF? [on hold]

I am apply in university for Master degree they say to me One PDF in which it have CV+Cover Letter+ Educational Degree + Reference Letter. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,roman]{moderncv} % Font sizes: ...
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tikz-uml sequence diagram “Extra \or” error

I was compiling the following code which uses the tikz-uml package. \documentclass{article} %\usepackage{pgf} %\usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tikz-uml} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Displaying vectors in picture environment

I wanted to graph three vectors in the picture environment of LaTeX. One vector $x$ is from the origin to the point (1,2), another vector $y$ is from the origin to the point (3,1), and the sum $x + y$ ...
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Connected dashed lines between 3 diagrams and curvy lines

I would like to make the three following diagrams which are interconnected. I meet two difficulties: both how to make these curvy lines within each diagram and how to connect them with dashed lines. ...
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Drawing a Venn-Style-Diagramm underlying a Graph with TikZ

I want to draw a graph (the data structure) such that certain subgraphs form a sunflower (a notion from combinatorics). In other words I want to indicate that the sets overlap in the middle ...
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Table with indices under every cell

Is possible to create a table (for example using tabular environment or tikz)in latex, but which under every cell has an index, which describes order of this cells? Something like this:
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Generating On-Shell Diagrams

There is a paper called "Scattering Amplitudes and the Positive Grassmannian", and they have diagrams that they call "On-Shell Diagrams". (See pg. 10 of http://arxiv.org/pdf/1212.5605v2.pdf). I am ...
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Interpunction and tikz diagrams

I am using tikz for creating commutative diagram in a mathematical text. However, diagrams are part of text/sentences, hence I sometimes would like to end them with a comma or full stop. A standard ...
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How to insert subscript in LaTexDraw?

I wish to insert a simple vertex name like a1. All I want is to put 1 as subscript of a. I couldnot figure out how to do it in LaTexDraw.
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Import pictures that requires annotation

I am submitting a paper to a journal where the document class svjour3 is required. Inside the paper, I want to include a picture (circles, lines, etc.) and I am going to need to mark the intersection ...
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mandatory - optional - or Tree in TeX

Does anyone know how I can build trees like this - in TeX?
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Combine 3 graphs into 1 and add additional labels

I would like to make the following figure: So, far I have made only each curve in separate figures. How can I combine them into one? How can I have the dashed lines and how can I add the '1st ...
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How/Where can I commission diagrams for my *TeX papers?

Suppose I want to pay someone to draw one or more mathematical/scientific diagrams for a paper or book using TikZ, Asymptote, PSTricks, Sketch, MetaPost, or another TeX-friendly system. Preferably, I ...
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latex graph points tikz

I drawed a simple path in graph \begin{center} \begin{tikzpicture} \tikzstyle{every node}=[draw,shape=circle] \draw[xshift=-1cm] (-2,0) node[circle,fill,inner sep=1pt,label=below:$x$](x){}; ...
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How to install TPX drawing tool

I have downloaded TPX Drawing tool to make some drawing for latex document but it has many files inside the zip file, nothing is there to install. I am in windows. I downloaded it from TPX Drawing ...
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Pie Chart with datatool

I am totally stuck with a problem. Is there any appropriate package for pie charts? I am using datatool right now. But there are a lot of problems: E.g. the labels are overlapping. Do you have any ...
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Best Drawing software for engineering/scientific illustrations with LaTeX?

I will be writing my Master's thesis in Aeronautical Engineering and was wondering about the following: I will have lots of illustrations such as parts of aircraft, mechanical components, ...
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Latex Tikz drawing

I am trying to draw following diagram on a latex using Tikz library but unfortunately the nodes are unable to be moved around. Its always centered on the center and cannot be moved. Can anyone help me ...
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How to access last node in TikZ?

I am trying to make a simple figure using TikZ. Here is my code \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Cisco Icons for network diagrams

First of all thanks for this great site. My foray to Latex has been easier than I thought. My company are producing technical documentations of as-built network projects from Structured Cabling to ...
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Modify Pie Charts (delete the labels)

I am totally new to LaTeX and pgfplots,... I copied an example for pie charts from another blog. The problem: I don't want the labels in my pie chart. Could you please help me? This is what I have ...
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pgf-Tikz code generator for Latex

LatexDraw is a PSTricks code generator for Latex. LatexDraw generates PSTricks codes of any fugure are drawn. Are there any such tools that will generate pgf-tikz code of any figure for latex? If ...
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How to draw graphs on LaTeX? [duplicate]

Sorry as this is a rather soft question, but I'm really struggling to get to grips with some packages for this (espcially since I really don't care about learning all the in's and out's). I literally ...
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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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Drawing knots with 8 crossings and labels

So for a project, I have to draw the knot diagrams of all alternating knots with up to 8 crossings and label the regions bounded by the knots. For knots with up to 7 crossings, I used PSTricks, ...
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How to avoid misled inverse search caused by the picture-environment?

Below MWE shows four paragraphs of text and two vertical lines on top as shown on the left side of the following picture: By using inverse search in the PDF viewer, that is, by clicking on any text ...
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How to force LyX to convert a GraphViz file into a vector format

In the "Converters" section in LyX preferences, I have the two following converters automatically defined for GraphViz: Graphviz Dot -> PNG Graphviz Dot -> EPS When I export my document as PDF, ...
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How can I add some annotations to a screenshot so that the font can fit the (La)TeX document?

I want to add a screenshot with some text annotations in it, so that I can incorporate it into a (La)TeX document where the font used in the annotations match the document font. What's the ...
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Diagram of an artificial neural network

I need draw some picture, but I don't know how do that. First, the simple graph with basic shapes, arrow,.... And then, draw a picture with math symbol or equation in math environment. Like that: ...
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polar chart heat map

I was wondering if anyone could help me with making a polar heat map. To the template i chosen is http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/polar-coordinates-template/ what i would like to do is to colour ...
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What is a good BPMN tool in Tikz

I'm looking for a nice package (or tool) to write BPMN diagrams directly into my documents. However, I had no luck so far. I found several tools that may help doing the diagrams, and then exporting ...
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Unlabelled nodes in matrix of maths nodes

I have the following picture in TikZ at the moment: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usetikzlibrary{matrix,arrows,decorations.pathmorphing} ...
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(not)implies sign as edges in tikz graph

I would like to make a graph in tikz as in However I would like to have an implies symbol instead of an arrow. How can I make a figure such as above but with implies (as well as not implies signs) ...
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The easiest way to draw a diagram within a text

If one were to write a large piece of text and wanted to include a diagram like the two shown below, what is the easiest and simplest way to do so with LaTeX? By "simple" and "easy" I mean - if ...
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How to draw lines and put objects relative to other lines

I'm trying to draw a simple line, and at the end of that line include a table. I would like to do it without having to compute myself the position where the table needs to be drawn. How can I do that? ...
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Custom commands for `xymatrix` paths

I would like to define a custom command to replace \ar@{->}`r[d]`[l]`[llld]_-{\delta}`[d][lld] in this bit of code: \[\xymatrix{ \cdots\ar@{->}[r] & H_n(X)\ar@{->}[r] & ...
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How can I draw the following diagram on LaTeX using Tikz or some other package

I want to draw the following number line diagram. How can I do this? Thanks. Please disregard the stray mark under the word 'some'. :) Here is what I am able to do. \documentclass{article} ...
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How do I develop a complex time line?

I currently have a resume I've made in Illustrator with a time line of my work with academics on the lower part and jobs on the upper section: The trouble with it being in Illustrator of course, is ...
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Fixing a Commutative Diagram

I am using the xymatrix command... If I type the following code \documentclass[11pt,oneside,a4paper,fleqn]{report} \usepackage[all,cmtip]{xy} \begin{document} $\xymatrix{ 0 \ar[r] & A ...
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formating document in latex [duplicate]

I want document in specific database schema style. Like in image. I have tried as much I can do, even I am facing issue. Why access_log & group_id coming up with indentation (I want all line ...
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Draw graph with ovals tikz

Im trying to draw this graph with ovals (tikz). Can you help me?
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How to make the length of a car moving on a roller coaster track remain unchanged?

For any arbitrary parametric smooth curve, how can I make the length of a car remain unchanged? \documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pst-plot,pst-node} \pstVerb { ...
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How can I join two letters with an arrow?

I have to write a manual for a game. The explanations include visuals like: In short, I will need a circle (not absolute must, a square will also do) around two letters, and an arrow from letter 1 ...
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How to convert diagram to LaTeX

I am new to LaTeX, and currently, I am trying to drawing this image in LaTeX. Could someone help me on that? It's quite difficult for me. Here is the image:
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Using \textwidth via strip@pt with beamer and the picture environment

OK, I admit I haven't tried my MWE without Beamer. My goal is to use e.g \textwidth with the picture environment, and my overall goal is to include several rectangular portions of an .eps file within ...
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Sentence diagramming

I want to make up some handouts on sentence diagramming. For those who didn't have to diagram sentences at school, I'm talking about something like this. It's basically an exploded view of the ...