{mindmaps} are graphical representations of concepts or ideas, together with other related concepts and annotations. {tikz-pgf} provides a mindmap library for drawing {mindmaps}.

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Mindmap won't progress correctly in my beamer presentation

I'm making a mindmap in my beamer presentation. The mindmap either disregards grow cyclic and everything goes to the right/east of the mindmap, or the siblings always align eastward, rather than ...
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Problems with mindmap

I have two mindmaps in the following MWE and have a couple of problems. The mindmaps are almost identical, but some child nodes appear at different positions, in particular Int.2, leaving different ...
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How to include a .gif inside TikZ mindmap?

I know that TikZ provides a mindmapping library. I am wondering if it is possible to insert a *.gif picture instead of writing text inside each child (circle). Any help will be appreciated in ...
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tikz complex mindmap of all disciplines and subdisciplines of knowledge

just started using LaTex yesterday and I am stuck on my very ambitious diagram of all disciplines of knowledge. Problems (some simple, some probably more complicated): change the page size to even ...
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Mindmaps: children of scopes' children, shared children and edge color gradient

I have some doubts regarding mindmaps. I am following the next templates: Scientific interactions Computer science mindmap I do not seem to be able to interchange the 2 codes. The two main problems ...
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Q: tikz tree using mindmap library [closed]

Is there an easy possibility to achieve a simple tikz tree using it's own mindmap library?
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Different sibling angles at the same level when using mindmap

I tried now for some time to figure out how to use different sibling angles for different nodes at the same level of a mind map. The sibling angles should be customized. Here is my example: ...
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Why do colours defined using CMYK give inconsistent results in TikZ mindmaps?

Background I was trying to draw a mindmap using the tikz mindmap library for possible use in a beamer presentation. The Problem Depending on my choice of colours, the colour of nodes does not ...
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change node level tikz mindmap

I would like to change the level of a specific node in a tikz mindmap, with something like node[level=1], [style=level 1/.style], or something like the skip level style. I would like to avoid making ...
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Unwanted question marks using beamer, tikz and mindmaps

I'm trying to use the mindmaps library inside a beamer presentation. After typesetting, I get questions marks that I didn't include. I just don't know where they come from. Can anyone tell me why this ...
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curved bar in mindmap

Does anyone know how to draw a curved bar in mindmap? Here is my graph and code. I want the straight bars from the blue and red circles to the orange one be replaced by two curved ones like the black ...
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tikz mindmap looks bad

Following Sigur's suggestion in a comment I increased the level distances so that the node separation looks reasonable, but the image I get is still weird (the transitions continue to have an ...
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inserting special border to tikz mindmap

Hi I would like to mark certain nodes of tikz-mindmap just an example is illustrated in the figure. Thanks in advance The minimal working code is here \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How do I create a Tikz mindmap that has two connected roots?

I am creating a mindmap that has multiple root concepts instead of just one. How can I create such a mindmap using Tikz? These are the mindmaps: \begin{tikzpicture}[small mindmap,concept ...
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Use TikZ “circle connection bar” with non circular shapes

Is there any way to use the circle connection bar feature from the mindmap Tikz library with non circular node shapes? Here a non working Example: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to avoid shading of connection bars in TikZ mindmap

I am trying very hard since a while to draw a mindmap where shading of connection bars is avoided and where the connection bar's color is specified by me. For instance, I would like to draw two green ...
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Mindmap level specific child distance

Using the answer I got to this question, I have a mindmap with 6 children, each with 2-5 children of their own. MWE: % Author: Till Tantau % Source: The PGF/TikZ manual \documentclass{article} ...
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Mindmap sibling angle in Tikz

I am using the following tikz example (original source) MWE: % Author: Till Tantau % Source: The PGF/TikZ manual \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{mindmap,trees} ...
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how to make mindmap nodes links within presentation

Wanting to make secondary and tertiary nodes links to other frames within presentation. A great example would be linking the mountain bicycle node to the frame titled "mountain bicycle". The code I ...
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how to make mindmap fit on frame?

I'm in the process of creating a Beamer presentation using some tikz concepts, how do I make a mindmap fit to the slide? My code is as follows: \documentclass[T]{beamer} ...
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mindmap with rendering artifacts [closed]

I am trying to render this mindmap but I am getting some artifacts. Can anyone tell why. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{mindmap,trees, backgrounds} \begin{document} ...
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How specify tree levels nodes sizes?

I am working on a TikZ tree following the tutorial called A Lecture Map for Johannes from the TikZ manual. I am having trouble to get nodes from deeper level smaller than ones of previous level. I am ...
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Reveal TikZ Mindmap step by step with Beamer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mindmap tikzpicture in beamer (reveal step by step) Using a mindmap example from here, with only sligth modifications. The target is to control what mindmap pieces are ...
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How to make all nodes same size in mindmap?

Is there a way to force all the nodes in a mindmap to have the same size regardless of their hierarchy in the tree? \begin{figure}\label{fig:HadoopVersion} \centering ...
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Hyperlinked nodes in TikZ mindmap

I am trying to make a small mindmap such that some of the child nodes are hyperlinked. I tried to follow the advice given here, about the new node style hyperlink node, but the following MWE compiles ...
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How to fix the overlapped nodes with long text, in TikZ. Concept maps

I'd like to get helping from you. I want to have paragraphs in the nodes of the concept map with Tikz, I mean, texts with multiple lines. I have a problem with texts, the nodes are overlapped. Here's ...
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Radial Labels on Mindmap - Part II

This is a continuation from Part I, where a solution was provided to create rotating labels in a radial fashion. Closeup of the output looking like this: I was able to improve the solution, ...
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Radial Labels on Mindmap - Part I

How can I modify the orientation of text in the nodes of a mindmap, such that the text is oriented radially from the center in the case of the outermost nodes. For example, in the below diagram, I ...
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Mindmap with Tikz

I created a mindmap according to this example: http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/computer-science-mindmap/ Sometimes the branches contain too much information so that the map looks ugly like in ...
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Tikz mindmap example from manual gives error

Looking to produce a tikz mindmap which gives the error missing number treated as zero l.9 . Can anyone tell me what the problem is? \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Creating thicker Tikz mindmap connectors

I'm running MiKTeX 2.9, on a Windows 7 machine. My pdflatex compilation log lists: pgf 2008/01/15 v2.10 (rcs-revision 1.12) I am using TikZ's mindmap library to draw some graphics and I quite ...
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Scaling tikz mindmaps within a beamer frame

I recently discovered tikz and I fell in love with it! However, I am having some annoying issues when I try to include a tikz mindmap in beamer. Problem is that I can't manage to have the mindmap ...
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Change the line spacing in PGF calendar

2 questions really: in the following example I would like to 1) change the line spacing in the calendar 2) move the calendar to the left I couldn't find the way to increase line spacing in calendar; ...
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Addressing overlay specifications in TikZ-pictures

I was creating a mindmap for a presentation using as reference tikzpicture in beamer. My code is: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usetheme{Copenhagen} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Mindmap/trees in TikZ

I can't get the following tikz examples to work (PGF manual 2.10, page 255). Most likely I can find a solution here that will save me time. Error: ! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read ...
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Tikz mindmap with opacity, a different approach to venn diagrams

I need to draw Venn diagrams for some special sets. In these sets I knew for example that the intersection of some of them are empty, so I wanted to draw a special venn diagram that omits those empty ...
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How to shade mindmap concepts?

I tried to add a shade on my mindmap's concepts with \begin{tikzpicture}[mindmap, text=white, every concept/.append style={circle,shading=ball, ball color=black!20!white!20}] but the problem is ...
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How to decrease the size of single node in mindmap?

In tikz's mindmap, I want to change the concept size for individual parents or children (not the entire system). It is simply possible to increase the size of a child node, by introducing minimum size ...
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How to draw only the border for the nodes in TikZ Mindmap?

I was working on a PGF/TikZ Mindmap: I cannot find a way to just draw the border, which looks like an easy action but I've tried everything! I manage to change the color of the nodes, but no ...
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Mindmap tikzpicture in beamer (reveal step by step)

I want to include a tikzpicture (mindmap) in beamer and I want the children to appear one after the other. So I use \visible but it don't works -- also not with \pause command. I get errors regarding ...
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How to change the shape of TikZ's mindmap children?

Consider the original example of tikz's mindmap. The standard shape of both parent and children is circle. The official document states the difference of TikZ's mindmap from standard mindmaps by using ...
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Month name not showing up in calendar in tikz

Sorry for the long post, but I give up... after hours of trying to figure out why this thing is not working, I'll be grateful if Anyone could help! I am following the Tutorial #6, in TikZ and PGF ...
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mindmap not working with calendar

Following the Tikz & Pgf manual, the tutorial on mindmaps - after adding calendar, the mindmaps are gone! Does anyone have the full LaTeX code for these examples? It is really frustrating... ...
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Why does babel not work in Tikz?

Adding child nodes to child nodes in TikZ Mindmap has some example code, where German words are not hyphenated correctly. I was trying to fix it by using inputenc (for Umlaute) and ...
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Moving and resizing MindMap elements – TikZ – child nodes and canvas

Earlier I asked This question to help me adapt a mind map. Now, I need to move and resize some elements and I don't know how – can someone advise? I need… To move the Orange elements down and to ...
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Adding child nodes to child nodes in TikZ Mindmap

I'm trying to build a mind map in TikZ and am having numerous problems. I have only a very basic grasp of TeX and would like some help. I found a source and replaced text to create my first steps. ...
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MindMapping with LaTeX

Is there any mind mapping tool which will allow for typing in LaTeX? I particularly like FreeMind but it has no LaTeX support.
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Tikz mindmaps sharing children

Is it possible to have two mindmaps that share children? This is what I would like to have: Concept 1 is blue, and has some children. Concept 2 is red, and has some children. Concept 1 and two ...
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Some Literate tool to create fast Mind maps in RSweaveLatex?

I am looking for literate tools for mind-map-generation that would work nicely with RSweaveLatex. It is possible that there is no need for tools such as Labyrithm (which is apparently broken, at least ...
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Conflict between mindmap and tikz-qtree

I have some trouble trying to put a mindmap graph and a tikz-qtree graph together in the same document. With the example below, the mindmap is all scrunched up. But if you comment out the ...