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What's the difference between xshift/yshift and relative coordinates while drawing an arrow between nodes?

Last night I crafted this piece of LaTeX, using relative coordinates to join nodes with arrows: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} %for [above], ...
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I get problems when I use the same tikzmark label in every slide

Inorder for my tikzmark to be displayed properly, I need not to use different names for each tikzmark. It troublesome to keep track of the names, is there a work around this problem. In the below ...
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tikpicture moves location with every compilation

I am using TikZ to draw arrows or position figures. My code has three slides. TikZ worked fine with the first two, but with the last, the image moves with every compilation. I suspect the reason is in ...
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horizontal adjustment of side caption after tikz arrow addition

I have a figure with side caption and I added an arrow to the image but now everything is not centered anymore since I added the arrow, is there a way to force the centering to accommodate the added ...
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Location of Labels with Crossing Arrows in Commuative Diagrams with tikzcd

I want to add a commutative diagram and started using tilkcd today, but having a trouble with the location of labels attached to an arrow when two arrows cross over with each other. Here's a ...
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Draw better identity arrows in tikz

I work on TexMaker, and I would like to insert an identity arrow shaped like a long equal in a tikz diagram, and to do so people on internet often suggest to use the edge style "double". The problem ...
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How to draw an image?

How can I make this kind of graph by tikz?
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Position of nodes and arrows

I am trying to reproduce this slide. I have written some code to produce some thing similar but the positions of nodes and type of arrows are hard to get. This is what I am aiming for and this is ...
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Drawing circular arrows between nodes

I want to draw something like this: So far I have this latex: \documentclass[border=5mm]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node ...
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Draw arrow in a mind map

I used the PGF manual to help me draw a figure like the image below. But I'd like to add some arrows to indicate the flow of the events, like this image (I made it with Paint) I don't know how to ...
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Adding Finite State Transducer (FST) in XeLaTeX

Hi I am trying to add a Finite state transducer in the paper, which look like this Using tikz library. I don't understand how it works. The code I am working on \usepackage{times} ...
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Trying to get paths done right

I am trying to get the following figure done and I think there should be an easy way of doing this using \path (I can think of how to do it by defining a bunch of coordinates, which I am trying to ...
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Labeling arrows with tikzpicture

I'm having trouble labelling the arrows. This is my code: \begin{tikzpicture} \matrix (m) [matrix of math nodes,row sep=3em,column sep=4em,minimum width=2em] { \underleftarrow{lim}A_{i} & ...
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Tikz out-degree not working properly [duplicate]

Changing the out-degree value in the code below doesn't seem to be working. The figure I get always has an out-degree equal to 0. Any ideas why? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Drawing \mapsto arrow in TikZ

I wanted to draw a long \mapsto-like arrow like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node (sequence) at (0,0) { $\sqrt[4]{2} ...
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Recreating figure (fiddling around with arrows)

So I found this picture online an similar ones in a book and wanted to recreate them for my term paper. I'm not that skilled when it comes to TikZ and I'm always struggling with arrows and ...
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How to connect flow charts with arrows starting from within a block?

I want to connect "boxes" in a flow chart, with arrows starting from inside the box. Doing so with "hard-coded" coordinates after trial and error seems very burdensome. Is there an efficient way to ...
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How to make the simple three square box and connect them?

I want to make the three square box and simply connect them.
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How to draw a block diagram using TikZ?

I would like to draw a block diagram such as this using TikZ. I am unable to find arrow heads / suitable tutorials for block diagrams.
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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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How to style all edges in a tikz-qtree as arrows?

I'd like the edges in my tikz-qtree to be painted as arrows (pointing to the child node). How can this be done? I found a lot of questions here about how to add addtional edges, lines or arcs, but ...
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Tikz graph arrow adaptation

I have the following graph: as result of the code command below (I left it that way as it is probably easier for your to use). I would like to resolve the clutter below node B by bending the A->C ...
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Tikz Graph with bended arrows (annotations)

I have a tikz graph with bend arrows and somehow tikz draws the arrow annotation (in my case just numbers) on the arrow. This happens a lot more often when the arrow is bend. It seems that tikz has no ...
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Bending arrows in tikz-cd

Following the advice of LaRiFaRi in an answer to this question, I switched from XY-Pic to tikz-cd. The file below contains my diagram in XY-Pic and in tikz-cd. Please help me to make my diagram in ...
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Problem Causal Chain

I have been trying to make a causal chain, but I have two problems: 1) arrow should be a standard arrow without any curve "->". 2) There is a gap between the arrow and the boxes. My code look like ...
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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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Draw ellipsis (three dots) between nodes in tikz

I am beginning to learn tikz to draw a simple graph. I would like to represent the idea that there are N nodes by drawing something like this: How can I draw an ellipsis: ... between the two nodes? ...
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Connect tables with arrows

I'm trying to do something similar to what is shown in the picture, but do not even know where to start. I can get something similar with three tables and minipage environment. But I have no idea how ...
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How to typeset a MinMax algorithm tree?

I want to typeset MinMax decision trees in LaTeX, just like the one in following picture: I have played around a little and achieved part of my goals: \documentclass{article} ...
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Connect \item and \minipage with arrows

I want to connect an \item in beamer with \minipage using TikZ. Here is a MWE \begin{itemize} \item (some text)\\[0.3cm] \begin{minipage}{0.4\textwidth} \begin{flushleft} ...
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Additional parallel paths and “shorten”

A while ago, I have stumbled upon a very nice solution for parallel paths drawn with TikZ, which can be found here: Draw additional parallel paths in TikZ. However, when trying to use this for my ...
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how to make put bold arrows between text

I am putting arrows next to text. I want to change their color and make them bold. MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize} ...
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How to braid a character around other characters

What I want to do is braiding one (or more) letters around one (or more) letters. It should be possible to use it in math as in text mode. This is what I have in mind: But so far nothing worked. ...
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Make TikZ figure with scenarios and arrows

Hi all I am wondering if it is possible to create something similar to this in TikZ, but I dont have much experience with it. Is there anyone who can give me a starting hand? Thank you in advance
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Squiggly Double-Lined Left-Right-Arrow (i.e. “approximate equivalence”)

I am trying to create a double-lined arrow pointing to both sides like \Leftrightarrow with a squiggly line. The Comprehensive LaTeX Symbol List did not seem to contain any such symbol, nor did other ...
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How do I separate a line in TiKz with arrows?

Here is what I have so far: \documentclass[tikz]{amsart} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.markings} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \begin{document} \tikzset{->-/.style={decoration={ ...
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How to draw a number line with arrows inside it

I am having trouble using TiKz to draw a correct picture. Here is how I started it out: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.markings} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} ...
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pgfplot mesh with end arrow decoration

Inspired by this question I tried to decorate my pgfplot mesh with an end arrow. However, this end arrow is not properly positioned so that the end of the line shows behind the arrow tip. Here is a ...
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Help with an easy tikzpicture (mathematical proof)

I'm completely lost trying to make this (I guess) rather easy picture. Any help would be greatly appreciated
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TikZ: Arrow hidden by circle around node

Context I would like to draw lines between nodes to indicate a dependence relationship. The nodes are drawn as circles. Unfortunately the arrow is hidden by the circle. Question How can I shorten the ...
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Drawing undirected graphs in LaTeX

I came across this graph in the question Drawing graphs in LaTeX: without arrows? Is it possible to draw graphs like this one in LaTeX but without the arrows? edit: I found this piece below, but ...
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Aligning paths in tikz

i have made the following transition diagram There are a few thinks i would like to do, on node 1,2,3 i would like the inner arrows to have no overlab, i looks silly, also if node 1 and 5 could be ...
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TikZ: Changing arrow styles when using graphdrawing

I want all arrows in a TikZ drawing to have a larger tip, so I change the arrows setting in the \tikz options. This works fine for manually created drawings, but doesn't work when generating graphs ...
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How to make some adjustments and centralize these graphs

These are the graphs I am trying to reproduce: This is what I've done: My problems are: How to make those arrows in each loops in the second graph. (If possible) How to decrease the letter's ...
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Different space between nodes for Tikz legend

I want to add a legend to my graph, explaining what different arrows mean. I thought I might be able to do it using coordinates, but the spaces between them are the same as spaces between the nodes ...
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TikZ: Path creates redundant arrow head

The following LaTeX code creates a redundant and unwanted arrow head in the Measures block. \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to add text and a more correct zigzag-line to a figure?

I have now spend hours by creating this figure - without luck. I have tried different types of tikz, pstricks and multido usepackages. My biggest problem is to add text, to add a more correct ...
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Aligning edge labels horizontally with tikz package

I have the following figure: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage[active,float]{preview} \usetikzlibrary{calc} ...
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TikZ: Get Position/Node of an Arrow Head

Following LaTeX code produces a small image with directions. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{quotes,angles} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[thick] % X',Y',Z' in ...
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Adding arrows to rectangles in TikZ

Is it possible to decorate rectangles with arrows? I used: \node [draw,rectangle,minimum width=4cm,minimum height=4cm](r){}; But then it is really difficult to line up an edge so that it's level ...