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Working with lengths in node shape definition

This question is a bit tricky. I am trying to build symbols of flow charts for pneumatic circuits. I don't need that many elements, but I would like to be able to extend my collection similar to what ...
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TikZ: drawing balancing diagrams like SolveMe Mobiles

I want to draw a diagram like this: In general, the diagrams in SolveMe Mobiles (section Play) I suppose I can do with raw code, but I want to do with custom command like: "make horizontal line", ...
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how to draw a line between a node and a line in TikZ?

I am a beginner in TikZ. I want to draw a simple network with 2 nodes and a network like this: My code is here: \documentclass[border=1pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows, ...
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Tikz - Overlaping border on adjoining nodes

I am having trouble obtaining a single border between two adjoining node shapes with tikz. When I use a thick border, it leads to an overlapping double border at the connection of two nodes. How ...
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Matrix as node label

consider the following image (taken from here): I want to adapt this image as TikZ picture. I would represent each rectangular node of the tree as a TikZ node. Each node has two character-wise ...
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Text out of \axis

I would like to shift text of nodes out of axis area like in the first image. If this is difficult to realize, would be nice also the solution in the second image, in which the right margin of area is ...
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Nesting tikz pictures

I do prepare some standalone tikz pictures, which later I want to combine in a 'subfigure' style. Is it possible to put tikz pictures, drawn in absolute coordinates, into nodes, and combine them the ...
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Modify nodes near coords with \if

I would like to code something like this: if \thecitation is {This work} then nodes near coords={\thenumber{} [This work]} and plot color is Red else nodes near coords={\thenumber{} ...
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Coordinate naming in custom Tikz package

I want to make my own Tikz library/package or just a set of commands for making hydraulic diagrams within the Tikz environment. Say I want to draw a valve like (b) with the notation for the nodes in ...
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Tightly fit a circle around points

When using \node[circle, fit=(A) (B) (C)], the resulting circle is too big and doesn't touch the corners of the C node: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{fit} \begin{document} ...
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nodes near coords = value + word

In the following histogram from my.dat I would like that nodes near coords take the value of the number followed by a text. For example: nodes near coords = {<Label> from \cite{<Cite>}} ...
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Problem with tikz and rotating labels

I am fairly new to LaTeX and especially to tikz. I tried to draw a directed graph which actually turned out the way I wanted it to. I don't know how well written this code is, but it works. Code in ...
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With TikZ, is it possible to split a node horizontally and vertically?

With TikZ, is it possible to split a node horizontally and vertically? What I have so far is: \documentclass[tikz, border=10pt]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{shapes} \begin{document} ...
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“node contents” key not working with “\node at”

When I try to use something like \node[node contents={Test}] at (0,0){}; an error is throw : Use of \@next doesn't match its definition. To make it works, I can change the syntax to \path ... ...
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tikz drawing label between nodes

I am drawing TCP packet diagram and I have been using coordinates to draw my packets and to place the socket end points (IP:port) on my diagram. I now need to include the TCP packet type. I would ...
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TikZ: anchors of special node “current page” seem to be incorrect in landscape

I've got a document that I wish to format in landscape in conjunction with some material added as an overlay via TikZ. I can get everything correct if I create a portrait page, but not if I create a ...
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Adding extra texts to nodes in tikz automata

I want to draw a diagram like the one shown below. However, the nearest I can come up with is the following code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{automata} ...
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Tikz \subnode positioning

I have a problem with \subnode positioning when coordinates are negative. The sample code below works well, if the third subnode is commented. Otherwise, all positions are broken. How can I prevent ...
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Draw a graph in Latex with Tikz

I am interested in outputting this graph in latex using tikz: So far I got this: and my tikz code is \begin{tikzpicture} \node[shape=circle,draw=black] (A) at (0,0) {A}; ...
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Tikz foreach does not work well

My goal is to create a complete bipartite graph with assigning numbers to the vertices. My idea was to use \foreach, which worked well for creating the vertices, but I couldn't add the numbers. What ...
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Node made on label and not position tikz

My question might be really dumb, I'm new with tikz, and I might not understand well the difference between a draw and a node Here is my picture \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[thin,ball color=red] (0,0) ...
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Node xshift with variable length/width

I am a beginner at working with LaTeX and especially tikz. I would like to generate a block diagram with a variable width in between the blocks, depending on the text of the arrow in between them. ...
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space inside tikz node [duplicate]

Why is there no space between the \x number and the text in my tikz nodes? There is a space in the final one in which I manually inputted a number instead of using a forloop. That's what I'd like the ...
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Adjusting fill=white in Tikz

In the MWE below, I'm looking for a way to adjust the fill=white boundary so that it doesn't interfere with the two arrows. If I remove the fill=white stipulation, there is ONE dot in the dotted arrow ...
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How to nicely place two heaps next to each other

I am quite new to latex and I have a question on how to place two heaps of this size nicely next to each other in latex. For example: \[\begin{tikzpicture}[every node/.style={circle,draw},level ...
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Horizontal spanning width not matching up

I am using TikZ nodes within a tikzpicture environment to achieve the placement of all my subfigures. In the attached figure, it can be seen that in the second row, the total horizontal width exceeds ...
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How could a circle of circular images be created?

I want to create a little image for some slides for the purpose crediting a team for some work. I want a set of images to be set around a circle path and each of the images to appear as circles also. ...
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How to center first node in Forest diagram

I want to horizontally center the first node Sing(f)=V(x,y,z). Everything I've tried so far won't work but frankly I don't know that much about Forest. My Code: ...
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How do I format text inside a node?

I'm making an academic family tree and I'd like to put a couple of bullet points of info for each person. I'm just starting with LaTeX, so this is the simplest code possible: ...
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Adjusting font size with TikZ picture

Taking from the PGF manual, \begin{tikzpicture} \draw [help lines] (0,0) grid (3,3); \coordinate (a) at (rnd,rnd); \coordinate (b) at (3-rnd,3-rnd); \draw (a) -- (b); \node (c) at (1,2) ...
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Placing a label in specific corner of the chart

I plot two time series with pgfplots in one chart. I have a legend in the top right corner. Now, I would like to add a label (saying "Correlation = 0.86") in the top left corner. I have tried a lot ...
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Highlight a group of nodes in a tikz tree

To make it simple, I want to highlight a group of tikz nodes like in the following picture It was borrowed from the JLatexEditor. I would like to know which Tikz commands I can use to do the job in ...
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Highlighting some nodes of a TikZ binomial tree

In this binomial tree I have 4 columns of nodes. I want the entire last column to be highlighted with light blue, and perhaps a border around this highlighting. Something like a opaque blue-ish ...
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TikZ node newcommand : pass color as argument

I need to create a row of circles (colored markers) followed by some text. See the image below. I achieve this using the following code. \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=2] \matrix[nodes={minimum ...
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positioning a node relative to multiple nodes

I would like to place a node relative to multiple nodes. In this post, the calc library is suggested in one of the answers. In the below picture, the centered node (E) is not placed in the exact ...
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Tikz: Cutting parts of the top and bottom line of a node of type rectangle

I am trying to cut the bottom and top line of a standard rectangle. What I have now, is a rectangle that looks like: Which was the result of: \node [rectangle,draw=black,rounded ...
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Connect Tikz nodes via two parallel arrows

I am just starting to learn using Tikz and am a little lost within its seemingly infinite amount of options and possibilities. What I am trying to do is visualize a few Matlab function interaction ...
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horizontally align group of nodes with respect to coordinate

I have one node (or rather, a coordinate) and a couple of nodes which are aligned in one "row" (via right=of, left=of). They are aligned below each other (via below right=of), \documentclass{article} ...
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Why does `shape aspect` not work for rectangular TikZ nodes?

The documentation of TikZ seems to indicate that shape aspect is available for all node shapes. However, the command is only available if shapes.geometric is loaded and for some shapes (e.g. diamond). ...
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Manual/automatic line breaks and text alignment in TikZ nodes

How can I insert a line break in a TikZ node? Simply putting \\ where I want the break doesn't work (see MWE). Is there a way to make lines break automatically at some specified width? And can I ...
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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: Simple decision tree (node connections)

I am trying to reproduce the following So far I got this: \begin{tikzpicture}[] \small \node[] (AB) {$A \succeq B$}; \node[]{} child{node[chance]{C} edge from parent ...
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How to connect nodes with an arrow TikZ?

The arrow connecting the bottom blue rectangle "Update E from H" to the red diamond "Done" has two discontinuities. How can I fix my code below to connect these lines at the empty nodes? ...
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pgfplots: Pointwise Positioning of Explicit Point Meta

I am drawing several diagrams like the following one: I would like to label the important points with $P_1$, $P_2$ and so on. The problem is that there is no global position for the nodes that fits ...
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Getting edges to curve around other nodes

I'm trying to draw a state transition model, and I'm having trouble getting the edges to going under a node instead of across it and other edges along the way. I've tried experimenting with in/out ...
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Draw a circular node with a sine cirve in it to resemble the symbol a short sine wave

How can I do this in TikZ: I want to draw a circular node with a sine curve in it to resemble the symbol of a short sine wave like in the diagram shown in the link below. I can draw a circle but I ...
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Showing state communication with arrows as concisely as possible

I am attempting to show communication between states in a Markov process, basically something like this, although the arrow angles aren't of any importance, simply having that relation between the ...
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Using fit for a box through a node

Hi i try to use the command fit to make a box around nodes. But the edge nodes should be only half in the box. \begin{tikzpicture} \node at (0,0) (CE1) ...
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Draw rectangular nodes defined by opposing corner coordinates with vertically centered text

I've got some coordinates in a tikz-picture and I'd like to draw some rectangles defined by two opposing corner coordinates. The seemingly easiest way to do that I found with this answer: Placing a ...
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TikZ: How to connect nodes and specify line direction?

When drawing a line between two nodes in TikZ, you can specify the anchors on the beginning and end nodes in order to control how the line is drawn. I would like to specify the anchor on the ...