{diagrams} is for general questions about vector graphics created programmatically inside a (La)TeX document. For questions about specific packages, use the appropriate tag, e.g. {tikz-pgf} or {pstricks}. For questions about inclusion of external graphic files, use {graphics} instead.

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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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Are there any other methods left to create a spiral of equidistant segments?

I want to create a spiral that is composed of equidistant segments as shown in the following figure. I tried to draw it with various methods. The colors are used to distinguish each method from the ...
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Package for drawing cell decompositions/cell complexes/triangulations

Is there a package that helps to draw abstract gluings such as those used for cell complexes/triangulations in topology? (Tetrahedral triangulation of a sphere) (Torus)
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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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LaTeX package for typesetting computer science diagrams i.e. linked list

Could you suggest a package designed specifically to typeset different types of diagrams in computer science, such as linked lists, stacks, queues ? What i'm looking for is something similar to the ...
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TikZ path decorated with coil or snake

A recurrent question on the forum is... How to draw a decorated path without a straight segment at the end? Usually the path described are straight lines (See post1, post2 or post3), but there are ...
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Draw a tRNA diagram

I am new to TeX. I want to draw a figure with many tRNA secondary structure Which packages to use to draw the tRNA itself? Are there any guides or tutorials?
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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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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 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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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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(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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Videos in beamer inside boxes?

I'm absolute beginner in bearmer not latex. I would like to add videos insides boxes as the following picture. How possible is that?
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Making a black hole and information

I would like to make the picture similar to the following to represent information in a black hole horizon and black hole inside the sphere in tex. I can make a sphere but making the discrete bits ...
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Wrapper box for TikZ picture

I am trying to wrap a tikzpicture node inside a box, so that I can refer to this "bounding box" from inside the picture for positioning the nodes relative to that box. I am looking for a command ...
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Problem with overwriting diagram files using feynmf

I've just installed feynmf package and tried working with a standard example. I'm working with MikTeX 2.9 on Windows. The compilation worked fine and I got the diagram in the PDF, but when changing ...
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Qcircuit: Different shapes or colors for multigate

I have a noise term that I am implementing as a Multigate. Is there a way I can make this specific multigate stand out: such as different shapes or colors for this specific gate? Or even a dashed or ...
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Wrapping Lyx Graphic

I'm very new to this whole LaTeX system, but I love the typesetting, it looks so much better than Word, but i'm currently preparing an article with multiple columns using a \start{multicols} script i ...
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Inserting a vertex correction in Feyn - the Lyx Feynman package

I can't seem to be able to draw a standard Feynman diagram and add a vertex correction like here: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Feynman_second_order_vertex.svg When I try, my fermionic lines ...
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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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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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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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media9 and remote web image

Hi guys I need to put a remote image on a pdf. Such that if the remote picture changes then also the pdf when opened changes its content. I am trying to use media9 package but I am getting nowhere. ...
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Lines in epsfig have corners

I have a problem with epsfig. I want to draw some graphs. I created the picture with xfig and got the following code: \setlength{\unitlength}{4144sp}% % ...
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One page caption one page picture

I'm searching for a way to create a book of figures as next: left pages contains captions of the images in right pages | caption || image | and if two images are in one page at right, I want ...
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Beamer–PSTricks Diagram “Wiggling”

I am working on a presentation using Beamer with diagrams done in PSTricks. I would like to animate one of my diagrams, and have achieved this by using various \only, \uncover, etc. statements. ...
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Animation for discrete-time convolution of two sequences?

How can I animate a convolution sum of two discrete-time sequences using LaTeX? It can be done? An example of how the convolution sum works can be seen here: Wolfram Demostration Project, ...
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Is there an extensive library of arrow tips with a standardized naming convention?

I am drafting diagrams where I need a lot of different arrow tips to indicate different types of directionality. Currently I am using a mixed set of libraries, which I mainly found through detexify. ...
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pictograms, Iconography, scalable shapes, custom nodes, shapes

Hy, I'm building up my own iconography, a set of pictograms that represent ideas so that i can connect them to illustrate more complex systems. I would like some suggestions of which is the best ...
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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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Drawing a logo using some specific package

I am using this logo in my document as a picture. Could anyone guide how I can draw this logo in my document?
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How to create a figure of our own

I want to create the following picture in LaTeX. How can I do this?
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What package(s) are recommended for making algorithm block diagrams in LaTeX?

I am in the process of writing a conference paper for IEEE, and I was wondering what packages might be recommended for making good looking (but simple) block diagrams for algorithms? I am relatively ...
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How do i create this graph on latex?

So…i made this graph using paint(!)…and it looks horrible. I have used tikz to create similar graphs but this one seems to be more difficult.
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Reconstructing this website's banner / heading?

I'd sometimes like to generate some desktop wallpapers; in particular, I'd like a design like this website's banner (bg-graph-top.png): Grayish vibe Bit of mathish 2D lines/surfaces Some fleuron art ...
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want to make table in latex command

to make my cv, to give educational information in a table with box box, I have used this \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[help lines] (-5,0) grid (4,4); \end{tikzpicture} and ...
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Make a 2cell diagram more beautiful (or less ugly)

I want to draw a two-cell diagram using xypic, the problem is that the bigone label is to long, how can I make the following diagram: looks like this one: using exclusively the two-cell feature ...