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Tikz equivalent for axisratio

I want to externalise all my tikz figures. I currently create them by \begin{filecontents}{images/spring.tikz} \begin{tikzpicture} %tikz picture code \end{tikzpicture} \end{filecontents} ...
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Different Directed graph

I need to do a graph similar to the one in the picture above but I don't know how to do the horizontal lines without the arrow, or the vertical arrow. The best I could do is the following: ...
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Feynmp-auto: why is the diagram not included in the pdf file?

When trying to draw a Feynman diagram using the feynmp-auto package, there simply is no result, the pdf comes out as a blank page. I use TeXstudio and MikTeX, and run the file with pdflatex. I have ...
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How to plot hyperbola giving the foci and the fixed differene distance using TikZ

Given the two foci coordinates $(x_1,y_1)$ and $(x_2,y_2)$ of the hyperbola and the fixed difference distance, how I can draw it using TikZ? Here a brief explanation:
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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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radar graph in latex pleas help me

I want to delete dash line and change line that adjusted with my shape similar the below picture the code I use for drawing ...
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How to draw an integrated circuit pin configuration like in data sheets?

I'm in the process of writing a datasheet for an Integrated Circuit, using LaTeX. Anyone knows how to draw a pin configuration diagram, like the one in the attached picture?
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How to draw IMO level geometry pictures?

What would you suggest for me as I would like to learn how to draw geometric pictures appeared on mathematical competitions like IMO. For example, like this picture here:
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How can I draw this radar graph in LaTeX?

when I enter below code: \rput*[l]{15}(20;15){\huge3} \rput*{60}(20;15){\huge1} \rput*[r]{105}(20;15){\huge3} \rput*[r]{160}(20;15){\huge1} \rput*[r]{205}(20;15){\huge28} ...
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Diagram with crossing arrows

My problem is that I have crossing lines/arrows in my diagram and during my search, I just found answers like here which do not suit for my problem. Maybe someone can help me out with this. The arrow ...
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Asymptote: How to draw surfaces with more than four vertices without “seams?”

In Asymptote 3D, I need to draw surfaces with more than 4 vertices, but when I do, either it simply doesn't work (I can't reproduce this in a simple example, but can provide a more complicated case ...
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\include{} with picture environment takes whole page [duplicate]

Octave gives me the possibility to safe a figure as .tex document, which then basically just includes one big picture-environment that includes the blank figure and adds the labels. It looks like this ...
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draw a Diagram in latex

How would i produce the following diagram in latex which illustrates behavior of fish swarm search algorithm?
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Flow of current in a circuit

I am trying to create a circuit with resistors and voltage sources. I need to have each resistor labeled with their resistance (above) and the unknown current (below) flowing through the resistor. I ...
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What graphics packages are there for creating graphics in LaTeX documents?

What packages do you use and recommend for creating graphics in your LaTeX documents? As this is a community wiki post, please add your package to the accepted answer (or add a comment, and ...
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What do you use for plotting? [closed]

I use Latex now for about two years and have written a couple of larger documentations with it. When it comes to plotting (simple or complex, functions or data) I used gnuplot or R. The later more and ...
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Negated implication arrows in tikzcd [duplicate]

I have four properties A, B, C, D and I am trying to summarize the logical implications between them into a single diagram. So far I have the following picture but I would like to have some of the ...
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Aligning flowchart with tikz

I'm working on some flowcharts for a programming course and have an alignment issue with one of them. Usually lines in a flowchart are directed from one symbol to another. However, I want the line to ...
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Tikz: draw a circle only in selected nodes

I created a table of nodes using tikz. And now I want to draw a circle inside every even node. I started from just trying to draw a circle in the second node. But my code is not working: ...
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Arrows in picture environment

i constructed using the picture environment a simple Dynkin diagram of type A_n, which looks like : o---o---o ... o---o---o I would like to connect the first and last vertices of this diagrame with ...
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Multiline label for shape 'tape' in tikz [duplicate]

I would like to draw a tape in tikz with a multiline label in it. The normal way of just using \\ doesn't work here. MWE \documentclass[tikz,border={5pt}]{standalone} ...
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Using TikZ to draw a water channel profile

I want to draw a relatively simple sketch using TikZ but I can't do it. What I want is a representation of an open water channel with 4 pools, a dam upstream, and a waste reservoir downstream, as ...
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how to draw this block diagram

I would like to draw the following picture I have tried my best but nothing work. My code isn't really worth posting it here. The problem I'm facing is fitting blocks inside one block with proper ...
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Directed graphs in latex

I need to draw a directed graph like this, but i don´t know the latex code
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How to draw Kiviat Diagrams

This question led to a new package: tkz-kiviat Is there a way to draw Kiviat diagrams easily?
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How to use latex symbols in SciDAVIs graph

How can I use latex symbols in SciDAVIs graphs. Is there any way I can export the SciDAVIs graph to TiKz compatible TEX files? Please Help
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Latex code for patch simulation

I am trying to code the above picture. This is my current code, but it does not look like the intended figure: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[thick,->] (0,0) -- (8.5,0); \draw[thick,->] (0,0) -- ...
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collision with fonts in EPS graphics

I am using \Pisymbol from the pifont package to make item markers for lists, as shown below. Here I use the bullet from the Symbol font (psy): \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article} ...
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Commutative diagrams package

I want to put one of those great category theoretic diagrams into one of my papers. What sort of packages can I use without breaking my TeX work so far.
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Is there a predefined bandpass filter block in tikz?

I want to create this block diagram. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usepackage{pst-solides3d} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,decorations} ...
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TikZ: Defining and reusing complex objects?

(How) Is it possible to save some complex TikZ objects for reusing them (in the same and in different pictures)? I know it's possible to define own styles, but I'm not sure if it's the right thing ...
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Question about arrow in diagram

how i can write using latex to find this: but with long arrows Thank you.
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What online tool is suggested for the picture package in LaTeX? [duplicate]

As you know there are online tools for drawing tables for LaTeX. Is there any online tool which can be used to generate the pictures (any geometrical graphics and shapes) easily? That means we ...
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Drawing randomly ragged lines in technical drawings

I am having issues getting started on drawing a randomly ragged line, with finite variation, between two endpoints. The random function which uses variable rnd I think can be used, for instance, ...
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\usepackage{xytree} adjusting node position [closed]

Is there a way to change the positioning of nodes in a tree? I've been using the child {node [circle,draw] {7} } command. When a node only has one child, it's positioned vertically below. Is there a ...
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Tikz-Connecting nodes with multiple lines

I am trying to reproduce the following image I made in "Power point". Although, there is no difficulty in designing the boxes, I find it rather hard to properly position the red and black lines. ...
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Latex picture overlapps with caption [closed]

I have two versions of a latex project in English and Japanese with the same picture declaration: \begin{figure}[h!] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.4]{eps/figure1.eps} \caption{The ...
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What about Kuvio for making diagrams?

Kuvio (Finnish for 'pattern') seems to be a very general tool for diagram making. Which are the major disadvantages? Why isn't it used more often (only one Q/A on the site seems to mention it)? Can ...
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Drawing commutative diagram in tex

I want to draw this digram below in Latex and thank you .
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Drawing a network of lines and discs

Would you please tell me how to use Latex to draw this picture?
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Drawing hexagons

I have a case where I need to draw a hexagonal grid in LaTeX. I am considering just reading the grid from an eps file. Is there an alternative way to do it completely within LaTeX?
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Who is willing to help me go step by step to create an image using LaTex? [closed]

I have not being able to create an images. Can you direct me step by step?
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Drawing cumulative distribution function for a discrete variable

Can you help me out with drawing a simple cumulative distribution function of a discrete variable, which has the following values: x=1, f(x)=1/15; x=2, f(x)=2/15; x=3, f(x)=1/5; x=4, f(x)=4/15; x=5, ...
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Nice scientific pictures show off

Task Show off your best scientific illustration ! The main purpose of this question is to share beautiful scientific pictures, preferably with an educational aspect. Content Your post must ...
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How to typeset Hess' Cycle in tikz-cd?

I want something like this: A B ΔH \ / (-397*2) \ / C Where the arrow points from A to C, and from B to C. How can I do ...
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Brazil Language problem in the TikZ diagram

I have a problem with TikZ diagram, I don't get to make the diagram with babel under the brazil language. I used the code with french and everything is OK! \documentclass[a4paper,12pt, ...
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How to draw a system architecture with databases and shadows?

My goal is to draw a complex system architecture. Some approaches to do it are here How to draw a layered architecture using Latex? This approach http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/102669/44348 seems to ...
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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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How to draw Closed curver with TiKZ?

I want to draw the following diagram. I have tried with the following Latex command: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{graphicx,wrapfig,tikz} \begin{document} ...
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How can I draw a chessboard missing two diagonally opposite corner squares?

How can I draw of a mutilated chessboard, i.e. missing two diagonally opposed corner squares? Using the chessboard package, I can only draw a full chessboard...