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I can't find file `tikzlibraryarrows.spaced.code.tex'. \usetikzlibrary{arrows.spaced} [on hold]

I have received a Tex document which I am trying to compile, and I keep getting the error I can't find file `tikzlibraryarrows.spaced.code.tex'. \usetikzlibrary{arrows.spaced} The document ...
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Getting errors in the “graph” code using tikz

I've copied a code snippet from http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/tkz-berge/ in order to see if I get it to run smoothly. I can not. Below is the snippet I've used: \documentclass[]{article} ...
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tikzpicture line origin too far right

I'm attempting to make it so I can draw an arrow on a page. I want it to start as far left as the page margin, but it seems like it's adding extra padding that's shoving it too far to the right. ...
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Vector diagram using Tikz

How would one go about producing the following vector diagram using TikZ?
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simplify a flowchart drawn using tikz

Here is a flowchart drawn using tikz. This is lot of code. The positions of some objects are computed by trial and error. How do I simplify it. Also how to make arrows connecting block 4 with the ...
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Looking for tikz tips for this diagram

I have never used tikz before, but it seems like the package to use if I want to create the following diagram: I am wondering if any experienced tikz users could point me in the right direction, ...
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Tikz 2 part line to label item

I'm looking for a way to construct the line (image attached showing 2 different possibilities) in Tikz without using a node at the junction point of the two line segments (horizontal and diagonal). I ...
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Can Tikz's “double” style be applied to arrow heads? [duplicate]

In the TikZ manual, version 3.00, the "double" option for line styles is discussed on pages 170 and 171 immediately before the section "Adding Arrow Tips to a Path". We see an example of an arrow tip, ...
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Figure problems: Add a line + two extra numbers in a row

I have two problems with my figure. My figure look like this: Instead of one number, I would like to have three numbers in a row (see the red circle). I have also tried to add a arrows down from ...
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I use this code to produce a triangle arrow and I make some changes to the size of the triangle, why doesn't it compile successfully?

I use this code to produce a triangle arrow and I make some changes to the size of the triangle, why doesn't it compile successfully? \documentclass[tikz,margin=1mm]{standalone} ...
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Write text on arrow conneting two nodes in TikZ

I'm trying to create a simple flowchart. The final step would be to connect the first and last nodes with an arrow and write some text on the arrow. I'm struggling with getting the text on the arrow. ...
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How can I draw an arrow like this whose type is different from the default type using Tikz?

How can I draw an arrow like this whose type is different from the default type using Tikz? I want one like this: not like this default type:
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Tikz-diagram: Additional right angle and space

I'm trying to recreate this diagram: Mine already looks pretty good but the connection between the Environment and Sensornode lacks the 2nd right angle and space for the measured by text. How ...
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How to create this graphic with TikZ?

I want to create a graphice like the following: Below is my code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \newcommand{\psign}{+} ...
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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={ ...