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TikZ arrow displaces intersection point

I am trying to join a curved path to another (two bent edges) using an intersection point as joint, but when adding an arrow with style "-latex" to the second path, the curve is sightly displaced and ...
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Problem with tikz image in beamer.

I really hope you guys can help me out here. I have a tikz picture which is working mighty fine in the standard article mode using the following packages/libraries: \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Tikz problems, arrowhead touches line, shadow influence

I have three problems with a tikz picture given in the MWE below. The first problem is that the head of the arrow lies on the line/border of the Brectangle (not much, but some visible pixels). What I ...
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How to draw stretched 2D vectors in TikZ?

I am trying to reproduce a figure similar to this: This is what I have done so far. However, the tilting & stretching of the vectors is not realistic as in the figure above. ...
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beamer - draw arrow between positions on different graphics

I am following the example here to draw an arrow from one position on a picture to another. I successfully reproduce the answer, but fail to adapt it to work with the nodes I draw over graphics. My ...
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Tikz. Creating a perpendicular line to an arbitrary line

Does anybody have an idea how to generate perpendicular lines to an arbitrary line in Tikz? As you can see, in the following: \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{quotes,angles} ...
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hf-tikz and references edges: draw in background?

I have managed to draw this thing, which I find quite nice (sorry if it's not so minimal, but I tried to reduce it and having the same problem but it was a bit of a mess...): ...
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How to draw a clipped & curved 2D arrow in TikZ?

I just made the following figure: Using the following code: \documentclass[preview]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \makeatletter ...
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Labelling Tikz Directed Edges

I am struggling to label my edges in my Tikz directed graph. I have tried using the tikz library quotes in my preamble by no success. I currently have the code \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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An arrowed line with a switch in the middle

I wanted to draw an arrowed line but with a switch in the middle. What I currently use is this \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usepackage{tikz-cd} \begin{document} ...
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pgfplots quiver arrowhead size

I am making a quiver plot using pgfplot and I want the arrow head size to be scaled "nicely" with the length of the vector (e.g., the way Matlab quiver plot does). I've come across several solutions ...
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Animation with sinusoidally moving arrows

I am trying to create an animation using animateinline and it's my first. This is the frame layout: http://i67.tinypic.com/bfj7s2.jpg Below is my code so far. I can't figure out how to get the sine ...
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Diverging arrows, tikz/pgf - flowchart

I've spent hours trying to draw the picture below in tikz. I can't figure out how to draw the diverging arrows, would be very grateful for any advices on the matter! Thank you in advance!
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Block diagram TikZ connectors

I am having some issues with the following code: \documentclass[tikz,border=5mm]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{arrows,positioning,shapes} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[node distance=5mm, ...
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Connect nodes with parallel arrows [duplicate]

My question is the same as this one. Since the solution there demands a lot of adjustments and computations, I'd like to know if there is some new tool with a more powerful and simpler solution. ...
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How put tikzpictures in rows?

Currently I have 8 different pictures and I want to put them in 2 rows of 4 (so 4 pictures per line). These tikzpicture also have arrow head which I would like to get rid off. If someone could type ...
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animated proof in latex [closed]

How can I make something like this? I would prefer tikz.
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Circular Arrow in the middle of cd without tikz-cd

I have the following commutative diagram \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{matrix} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \matrix (m)[matrix of math nodes, row sep=3em, ...
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Undefined control sequence when using TikZ

I looked up how to use TikZ to make an ERD using crow's foot notation and found this. When I c/p the code provided there, there is no problems at all,but when the preamble is pasted into mine and the ...
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How to create 2 arrows rather than double headed arrow with Tikz

I want to display two separate arrows in this graph between nodes 1&4 and nodes 1&3. I read somewhere about bending the arrows, but I'd really like them to remain straight. Also saw there was ...
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Arrows with charts, labels, tkiz and pgf

I would like to draw an arrow from the K in the first chart to the E in the x-label of the second chart. Normal arrows are working but nodes in the axis labels don't seem to work. Do you have any ...
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Node relative positions and arrows with texts (Tikz)

I'm struggling to generate a Tikz Image... I've progressed so far to generate the following image: However, I want to generate something like this: I can't straight the arrow from B to A, nor ...
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Arrows to nested nodes

I construct a TikZ image with nested nodes: As you can see, I try to add arrows from the outer node to the inner one. How is it possible to target the arrows to the correct position of the inner node ...
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Animated crossproduct?

How can I make this animation using latex?
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Opposite arrows on double line

I would like to draw a double line with small arrowheads on each of the lines. How can I have an arrow pointing in one direction in the middle of one line and another on the other line, pointing in ...
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Arrow lines crooked when using xymatrix frame around group of entries

The following does not yield squared arrow lines. The lines connecting the two lower blocks are crooked. Does anyone have any idea how to fix that? Thanks, Dave \usepackage{tikz} ...
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tikzpicture add curved arrow in INTERVAL

I am currently working on a slide in which I need to add a curved arrow in the interval as below Pardon my poor drawing skill in MS paint... This is my current attempt \draw[->, thick] ...
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Tikz: fade out edge through dots halfway through

I have an edge from node A to node B: \draw[] (A) edge (B); This creates an edge as follows: A --------------------------------- B I would like to know what properties I have to fill inside [] ...
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Phasor summation using tikz [duplicate]

I'd like to make a diagram representing a sum of arrows, like the following : I'm not really familiar with tikz, so I was wondering if this was something doable. The first idea I had is something ...
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How to change node arrow color in tikz

So I have tried fill=red and color=red , but it's not doing the job. Fill color my node text and color color my all texts and node arrow. I need only node arrow to be colored, maybe any suggestions? ...
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How to write smaller text in nodes and how to change node colors

So I have states and nodes drawn in my tikz project. Now I want my node's text look smaller and go INSIDE the middle of node. Also how to change text and node color? My code for nodes: ...
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TiKZ flow charts, tunneling arrows

I'm creating a few flowcharts for my thesis but I'm having trouble getting them to look right. My processes are based upon this one: however I can't work out how to Insert a key Make my arrows ...
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Tikz: Connect two sequences

I want to plot two math sequences (a,b,c,d,e,...) and (1,2,3,4,5,6,...) among each other, and to draw an arrow from a to 1, from b to 2 and so on. How can I do this? Here is my first try: ...
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Arrows, coordinates and labels

Please, consider the MWE below. \documentclass[border=3mm, tikz, preview]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{arrows.meta} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[ LM/.style = ...
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Write easily a TIKZ flowchart

I created a npm package to write easily a TIKZ flowchart. Flowtex facilitates maintenance of a flowchart. Such as the insertion of new nodes or the positioning of the nodes as a function of others. I ...
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Equalities look “broken” with tikz-cd and “math font”

When making commutative diagrams, I prefer using tikz-cd with the arrow style=math font option, in order to let the arrow tips match that of the document font, which is kpfonts in the below MWE. That ...
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How to change squared arrow connection between nodes tikzpicture

I am using tikzpicture to draw the connection between node in Latex. However, the connections are not fine. I would like to know how can I obtain the expected result as right side. Currently, I used ...
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How to put arrows on a grid?

I'm trying to put arrows on grid as the above. What should I add to the code below? \documentclass[margin=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Drawing a multiple input - multiple output system diagram with TiKz

I am trying to draw a multiple input - multiple output system with TiKz but I'm having several problems to get it right (lines well separated and aligned, et cetera). I have searched for examples but ...
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Strange error with tikz arrows

I am trying to get tikz to draw some arrows for me and I keep getting the following error message: Package pgfkeys Error: I do not know the key '/tikz/line' and I am going to ignore it. Perhaps you ...
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How can I automatically evaluate and align?

I am trying to write myself a TikZ but I am having trouble. This is what I am looking for: This is what I have been able to get: And finally this is the code I have written: \begin{figure}[ht] ...
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Draw type-theoretic induction principle for S1

I'm slightly tired from unsuccessful attempts in drawing this one picture. I'm a rookie in TIKZ. Perhaps I can't observe my mistakes.
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European convention of voltage in CircuiTikZ

The european norm EN 60375-2003 for electrical circuits is not entirely compatible with circuitikZ, regarding the representation of voltages. In the norm (section 5.3), there are three methods to ...
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Put arrow on elements of a set with tikz

I need to mark some elements of a set with arrow in latex using tikz. I tried tikz-cd but it doesn't seem the right choice.
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arrow heads in TikZ scaling and ending strangely

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{xcolor} \usetikzlibrary{calc,positioning,arrows.meta,quotes} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node[rectangle, ...
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Arrow to constant in align environment using tikz

this question is building of the elegant solution posted here, offered by Bernard. I wanted to get an alternate solution using tikz. Here is the code with my failed attempt (commented out) trying to ...
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Arrow to constant in align environment

I wanted to know how I can point to a variable in the align environment so the I can get an output that looks like this: Here is the code that I have so far: \documentclass{book} ...
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How to add arrow to connect between node Tikz?

I have the block nodes as below figure. I want to connect them by arrow, with bold font. Could you help me to look at my code and update them? Thank you so much This is my current result This is ...
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How to draw the following automaton

How does one draw the elliptical blue background and the nodes? I am quite lost here.
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How to add label to bent arrow without manual adjustment?

Here is my flowchart and I want to add labels L1,L2, and L3 to the bent arrows. Though following code worked (ref: Adding a label to a bent arrow in TikZ) \draw [arrow] (b8.south)++(.3,0) |- ...