{nodes} is about nodes in {diagrams}.

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Adding a legend with connector to a picture with overpic and tikz lead to a misspositioning of the bottom left corner of the tikz picture box

I try desperately to make a macro which allows me to simply add a circled number with connector on a figure. To do that, I try to use into the command \put of overpic a tikz function which makes the ...
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Static labels on rotating arrows in TikZ

Update after answer: After employing the very helpful answer below, my animation now looks like this, and all labels are "glued" in place. Thank you very much!* Original question: I have the ...
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Automatic connection of text points in tikz-qtree

I have to draw pictures like the following a lot: I want to use tikz-qtree, since I have a lot of trees and this package simplifies things considerably. Right now I use the following code, since it ...
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Draw a tree with variable node number

I would like to draw a tree in tex that is more like a sketch of a tree: It should contain variable node numbers. Important is, that the dots are contained in the tree drawn. Is that possible with ...
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Trasform Friggeri-CV to A4

For some weird reason the otherwise very nice template that can be found here http://www.latextemplates.com/template/friggeri-resume-cv is not A4-paper but something else. If, however, I simply add ...
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TiKZ matrix of objects

I am drawing diagrams which consist of grids, some cells of which are filled with circles, like this: I created this picture with \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=0.6] \draw[shift={(0.5,0.5)}] (0,0) ...
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Tikz: two edges path connection

Is it possible to have a two-edge path, as in the picture below? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} \begin{document} \tikzstyle{status} = [rectangle, ...
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Tikz: multi-line vertically aligned node

Can I align these multi-line nodes vertically? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{ fit, positioning, matrix, } \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \tikzset{ ...
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How to create arrow heads partially perpendicular to the node

I'd like to draw a filled arrow head that smoothly extends the line itself and then bends outwards on both sides until it is tangential to the outline of the node it points at. It should make the node ...
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draw small lines

I have the following scenario tree \begin{forest} [,name=a,for tree={s sep=50pt,l sep=5cm,dot,grow=1}, [ ,name=b, edge=dashed [ ,name=c, edge=dashed ] [ ,name=i, edge=densely ...
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Tikz right-angle edges between nodes

In the example below I'd like to have angled edges which just go vertically and horizontally. My aim is to get the edges like in this image (the rounded edges are not a must) : Here is my minimal ...
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Placing a rectangular node in tikz by specifying two opposing corners

In \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate (bottom left) at (10,10); \coordinate (top right) at (20,20); \draw[rounded ...
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Special connexion with a node (TikZ)

I want to connect a rectangle with a circular node using an arrow, as in the picture below (to the right). The problem is that I have to specify very arbitrary coordinates (e.g. -2.97 in the code ...
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Styling parts of a split node in Tikz [duplicate]

Using the following code, I can currently produce the simple first multi-part node in the image below. Is there a way to set the style for individual node parts such as a different background color ...
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Tikz: purely vertical arrow from nodeA.south to nodeB.north

I have the following tikz code % compilation command: pdflatex --jobname=Diag-f1 Diag.tex \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tikz} \pgfrealjobname{Diag} \begin{document} \beginpgfgraphicnamed{Diag-f1} ...
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TikZ: Move text a little higher

What do I have to change in the following definition, so that the text is a little bit higher? \newcommand{\header}[3]{% \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] \node [rectangle, ...
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Arrow badly connected with Tikz

I'm making a small scheme with TIKZ (and KTIKZ) and I have a problem when drawing an arrow between two node. I want to draw an arrow from B to C by using the \draw with the following script : ...
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How to project nodes created by relative position on curve to axis and below?

In case I have two curves created with pgfplots I can draw a line between two relatively positioned nodes on each. In this example there is an arrow between the points at 50% of each curve. ...
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Draw Vector Operations

I would like to draw something like this: I need to display a lot of combinations of such operations, so my question - is there any effective way to draw such vector operations?
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Can I have tikz nodes formed as arrows?

I know that I can make nodes that are squares or circles: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node (foo) [draw] {foo}; \node [draw, ...
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How to place a node in the middle of an arc?

I think it is a simple question, but I didn't find the answer yet. The code I'm using is the following: \draw[->](1,0) arc(0:-30:1) node[midway]{$30$}; But in this way the node is placed at the ...
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Add break node to plot in pgfplots

I was able to 'break' the vertical axis using pgfplots, but some issues came along with it: Most importantly, I can't find how to add the 'break sign' (the two parallel lines) to my plot as well, ...
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Displaying prime number differences

I am trying to make several nodes in my project like this: \Tree [.S This [.VP ] ] I have searched with no results. I want something like
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Key names of the axis limits when not set explicitly

In the minimum working example below I use the keys xmin, xmax, ymin and ymax for calculations of coordinates for annotations. However, this only works when the axis limits are set explicitly in the ...
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Plot instance missing in PGFplots

I have written a small macro to draw triangles with slope in PGFplots axis environments. I try to draw two of these triangles. However, the first one is missing for some reason. How can I resolve ...
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Node position based on two nodes

I'm trying to position nodes with tikz to draw a schematic. I would like to position nodes containing explanations text stacked below each other and at a specific x shift from the related word. My ...
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How to connect to the corner of a rectangular node with a thick line without overlap?

I would like to connect a thick line with the corner of a rectangular node. \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node (rect) at (0,0) [draw,minimum ...
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Calculation of coordinates for TikZ annotations in PGFplots axis environment

I'm trying to do some annotation with TikZ in a PGFplots axis environment by means of nodes. However, the placement of the nodes is going wrong all the time, see the minimum working example below. How ...
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Number format for a node

In the following minimum working example, how do I change number format that is used for the node? For instance, cut off the number after 5 digits. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{currfile} ...
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Add nodes with pgfplots

I was trying to add nodes inside axis environment but nothing came out. I actually tried several ways... Any help is much appreciated. \documentclass[11 pt, a4paper]{article} ...
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different coordinate frames for anchors and backgroundpath in node shapes?

I want to create a triangle shape for flow diagrams, so far I succeeded but the anchors I have defined are badly placed. This seems to be wired as I have just copied and pasted the code from the ...
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Refer to an equation inside a node in a graph

I am not very familiar with the tikz package. Reading here and there on internet, I managed to do this \begin{tikzpicture} [node distance=.8cm, start chain=going below,] \node[punktchain, ...
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Set node distance between borders in tikz

From \documentclass[tikz,border=10pt]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows,positioning} \begin{document} \tikzstyle{block} = [draw, rectangle, minimum height=3em, minimum width=6em] ...
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TikZ: How to encapsulate shade in node?

I have this shaded circle: \shade [ball color=black!80!white] (0,0) circle (1); Is it possible to encapsulate it with node style and fixing the circle radius?
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Layer between a node and its text

My question is similar to Transparent node with opaque text? . The difference is that i want the red circle to be above the green rectangle and below the word "Node". And also I do not want to draw ...
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Putting text at bottom of ellipse in a tikz picture

I have the following code: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,backgrounds} \begin{figure}[ht] \begin{tikzpicture} \node[rounded corners, draw, fill=gray!20 ...
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Defining node inside curly braces

I am trying to define a node inside a curly braces {}: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tikz-qtree} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \Tree [.CP \node(y){here}; [.C$'$ C ...
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Getting an error when defining a macro in a TiKZ picture

I like a certain style of vertices in my TikZ drawings so I want to define a macro to save time formatting. It has two arguments, one names the node, the next is its location. It should have a blank ...
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Tikz Edge: Distance from other nodes?

I have the following Tikz code: \usetikzlibrary{positioning} \begin{tikzpicture} \tikzstyle{bordered} = [draw,thick,inner sep=5,minimum size=10,minimum width=100,font=\sffamily] ...
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TIKZ: Stacking two nodes with equal width without double drawing the overlapping shapes

I am trying to stack 2 Tikz nodes directly below each other with no space and without having the double-thick shape between them. Furthermore, both nodes should have the same width, either fixed or ...
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Graph not drawing correctly when within a node [duplicate]

I am having a problem getting a graph to come out correctly. \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{axis}[ title={}, xlabel={$q$}, ylabel={Time /seconds}, xmin=6, ...
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Text beneath two function graphics inside of a figure

Is there a way to put extra text under some function plots in the following code? I need them to appear side by side on the page in the same figure and I do not what to use an extra caption. The text ...
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How to place two plots inside a node?

I'm eager to have two plots (of the algebraic functions) placed horizontally inside a node. I'd like them to be signed, so something like caption (below the plot) is needed. One of them — "the good ...
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TikZ Spacing Between Arrow and Node

I'm attempting to draw a simple diagram comprised of three nodes arrange in a triangle. I'm having a difficulty with getting the arrows to "connect" to one of the nodes, there's a small space between ...
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Multipart nodes with multipart subparts — style issue

I want to typeset multipart nodes that have multipart sub parts — similar to the following diagram (from Miller and Ranum) I have tried using TikZ horizontal split rectangles inside vertical split ...
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How to define node / coordinate with perpendicular

How to define / save a point for later usage with x/y-coordinates of other points? I tried to use the perpendicular coordinate system shortform |- and -| but could not define points that way. In ...
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How can I set the position of text along path in tikz more precisely?

Explanation It seems that nodes can be carefully placed on paths using pos=.25 (i.e. 25% from node BEGIN to node END) when using -- syntax (see Example A). Problem I cannot have the same precision ...
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How to draw inside a TikZ node using node style with arguments?

The question is an extension to this question, and is also related to this one. I want to draw a Simulink-style sum block which is basically a circle node with a port in each direction (north, west, ...
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Two parallel curved edges in Tikz (Or, one curved edge with two colors side-by-side)

I'm working on a series of (linguistic) diagrams in which nodes are connected by lines. Some lines need to bend to go around other nodes. Each diagram has 16 nodes and lots of lines (>50). ...
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Distance between arrows and nodes in tikzcd [closed]

How can I adjust the default distance between arrows and nodes in tikz-cd? I prefer a global solution, but a local solution would also be fine. I think the default distance is a little bit too large ...