{tikz-styles} are predefined sets of options that organize how graphics elements are drawn. It is thus possible to program specific styles and reuse the styles on different objects. The {tikz-styles} tag can be used in parallel with {tikz-pgf}.

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Lines not ending on nodes with tikz

I have three nodes: \draw (4,2) node(p1)[label={[label distance=0.9cm]0:$$}]{}; \draw (5,3) node(p2)[label={[label distance=0.9cm]0:$$}]{}; \draw (6,4) node(p3)[label={[label ...
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Indentation issues with highlighting cell using tikzmarkin

I am trying to eliminate offset/indentation issues when using tikzmarkin to highlight regions of a table. \documentclass{beamer} \RequirePackage{booktabs,colortbl,caption,tabularx,chngcntr, tikz, ...
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Why can’t I use “execute at begin node” together with “align”?

I want to design a tikz style that will modify a node content according to some function of mine. As suggested in an answer to the original question, I can use the “execute at begin node” key for ...
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Make an organisation Chart on Latex

I am looking to make an organisation chart on latex for a group project. I have never done this before, and I saw that I can use the Forest package or using tikz. My coworker, made the chart using ...
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Approaches to automatically scale figures

I am trying to come up with a general rule of thumb to scale figures such that their vertical size and horizontal size does not exceed a certain limit (assume 300pt). The monkey patching way to do ...
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tikzpicture negative gamma function

I'm trying to plot the following graph in tikzpicture: However, I have a hard time defining the function properly, as my MWE currently is this: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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How to conditionally color nodes in a grid with a style

I have 3 styles called S1, S2 and S3. I want to conditionally color the nodes. I tried the \ifnum with no luck. You can see the single line of code that has been commented out. That is what I ...
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How to pass style options to \pgfextra nodes

According to this answer, I created a style for drawing rectangles with double lines. The problem is, if I pass options like fill=color or thick to the node which I create with the style, these ...
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Specify top/bottom color of a shade style in TiKz

I just want to modify the color of a shaded node. In the docu I found only an example of right color=...;left color=.... But per default the color of a shaded node goes vertical. And I don't want to ...
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Area diagrams in Tikz

Introduction: I'm currently doing some research in the field of continuum percolation, and I need to create relevant diagrams according to the following specifications: The diagram consists of ...
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Tikz local style within subfigure

I've many "tikzpicture"s which are part of a "subfigure" environment. I don't want to use a global "\tikzstyle". I can write them in each of the "tikzpicture"s. This creates time, space, and editing ...
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Front Cover for document

I was attempting to get an effect similar to this cover that is found here: I started with the code found here that draws a grid with colors. How can I go about completing the code to get the ...
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doubly linked list tikz

I want to draw two doubly linked lists and I know that I can use the tikz package. But I don't know how to. Could anyone show an example code piece for the following doubly linked list? I found some ...
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Caption in a tikzpicture drawing

I have this LaTeX: The \caption line at the end breaks the compilation. How could I make this work? Thanks \begin{center} \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=0.2] \tikzstyle{every node}+=[inner sep=0pt] ...
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How to define a TikZ style for a `matrix of node keys`?

I would like to define a style matrix of node keys such that \input tikz \usetikzlibrary{matrix} \tikzpicture \matrix [matrix of node keys] {red,node contents=a & blue,node contents=b \\}; ...
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shading bent tube

want to build a tube-system.Have tried top, bottom, middle color.But how to fill the bent tube? \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \begin{document} \tikzset{ pics/.cd, % tubeh tubeh/.style={ ...
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Why is my tikz-figure rendered flushed to the right off-centre?

Here is the code for my graphical model: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows,fit} \usetikzlibrary{shadows} ...
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Draw a special box with tikz

By inspiring from that nice code of that question I would like to draw something like that but with my tired i just could draw this Output: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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Eyeglasses as item bullet

I would like to Customizing lists itemize and title of theorem to looks like that : as usual in order to Switch chip, size and color for itemize i use \usepackage{pifont} or we can use Math ...
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Allignment of Tikz tree levels

I want to reproduce the following figure. And got the following figure with the code given below: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows, shapes, trees, positioning} ...
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How can I draw a tree structure graph?

I already draw the directed graph but it shows some error. MWE: \begin{document} \begin{figure} \begin{tikzpicture}[>=stealth',shorten >=1pt,node distance=3cm,% on ...
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Including TikZ file: the key '/tikz/cap' requires a value

I'm trying to include a file with a specific shape (cup) into another TikZ image, in order to use the cup as a "stamp" to draw more complex figure. The file is located in ...
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Code with foreach AND coordinate does not compile - but if i remove one or the other, it compiles

Based on this question i did some experiments with tikzset, coordinates and foreach. The following code plots four times the same thing. Twice with and twice without a tikzset. Twice with and twice ...
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Tikz: Node instead of newcommand: Making custom nodes

How do I make a special node out of the command \innblock? \documentclass[tikz,border=5]{standalone} \makeatletter \newcommand\getwidthofnode[2]{% \pgfextractx{#1}{\pgfpointanchor{#2}{east}}% ...
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changing your latex code to modify the existing block diagram

My figure now looks like figure 1 using below code whenever I try to add more blocks ,the blocks become overlapping . % https://www.packtpub.com/hardware-and-creative/latex-cookbook ...
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Why does storing a tikzset parameter in a coordinate cause an error?

I'm having a hard time understanding how TikZ handles coordinates. This question is thus related to my previous two questions, and some more in the future... In the code below I define a tikzset that ...
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How can I specify a different style for (a difficult to describe concretely) part of a line?

I'm in the following situation: Using TikZ, I have drawn a curve which is fairly simply described: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (1,1.5) .. ...
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Using coordinates in a tikzset

I try to pass two coordinates to a tikzset and plot a arrow between those points. However, it does not work. I guess it's because of the interpretation of the coordinates. The result of my MWE is ...
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How to add text at a particular location in tikz picture

From TikZ Adding Text I try \node[draw,align=left] at (0.5,-6.5) {text}; But I have defined previously that every node/.style = {draw, circle, minimum size = 7mm}. I do not want the circle around the ...
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Tikz drawing: child node positioning

I want to achive such drawing with n nodes in level n. (Ignore the irregularities of circle) From http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/coin-flipping/, it has 4 nodes in level 3. When I cancel one ...
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How can I apply a style to elements of a submatrix of a tikz matrix?

I'm trying to apply a style for a submatrix of a matrix and ended up by passing arguments through two .list-handlers. Things don't work as I expected, again I'm just able to set either rows or columns ...
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Beamer annotated tables

I am trying to include some boxes around numbers in a table. I am using the method exactly described on the answer to question below: Beamer, annotated tables using Tikzmark The issue is that the ...
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Use a macro that expands as tikz code as content for forest

I'm trying to produce a tree that sets the content of each node as a table. My attempt is like this \documentclass{article} \usepackage{forest} \tikzset{ table/.style={% rectangle split, ...
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Draw dotted line with circled dots and automatic spacing

I'm trying to create dotted lines with tikz where every dot has a defined size and a circle around it, with also a defined size. First I applied this answer to create a dash pattern: \tikzset{ ...
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Tizkit: Package pgfkeys Error: I do not know the key '/tikz/shape1' [duplicate]

I'm trying to use tikzit, and I created a shape (basically a new kind of node). The shape is located into /home/user/.config/tikzit/shapes/shape1 but tikzit (and pdflatex as well, obviously) doesn't ...
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How to draw architecture with tikz

I'm learning tiKz packages for the drawing of charts etc in LaTex but I have to draw an architecture that is quite difficult for me. I need to draw the architecture in the figure below and, in ...
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Tikz draw lines on Triangle

I was wondering if any of you know how to draw the lines there is in this picture? I don't have any problems with drawing the triangles and angels itself, it is just the lines there are going through ...
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Tex Add nodestyle

Is it possible to use different node styles with my "syntax" of defining the nodes (using [. ]). \documentclass[landscape]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Section title oppsite to the logo

Could you please advise me how I could change that code from this link to place the section title opposite to the logo? I am new in LaTeX and I would be very grateful for advice. For example: 1st ...
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Abstract word embeddings with TikZ

I am new to TikZ and I am looking to draw simple abstraction of word embeddings. Here's a quick sketch from Keynote: Any help will be much appreciated. Thanks!
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Problem with vertical alignment and centering of caption for pgfplot

I am having a problem keeping the vertical alignment of the plots. Also, my caption text is not centered. This is what I get in my document: Can you assist me in getting the graphs to align ...
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How to make a line style for drawing the ground line?

I'd like to draw a piece of "ground line" (picture below), but I don't know, how to make a line style and how to ensure proper localizations of the picture boundary. The solution of achieving an ...
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Arrow pointing to text in equation

This question is building from the question asked here and answered by Mr. Gonzalo Medina I am now trying to get this effect: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amssymb,amsthm} ...
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Draw angle in Tikz

i am trying to draw an angle in this Tikz picture but i just can't figure out how to do it rigt? iw ant to draw the angle so it is red and a random value \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} ...
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Tikz circle diameter when letter inside?

I have the following tikz code: \tikzstyle{city} = [draw, fill=white!20, circle, node distance=0.5cm] \begin{tikzpicture}[baseline={(current bounding box.center)},node distance=0.7cm] \node [city] ...
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Drawing a feynman diagram results in “unknown key”

I want to create something similar to this image (just the upper part, and with different line shapes): with tikz, thus I started with defining the different elements and placing them: ...
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curves with Tikz

I have 5 curves of functions that I want to put in the same TikZ graphic. The functions are: $$f(x)= 1.5e6(s^(-1/0.06)-1)^(1-0.06)$$ $$g(x)= 10^7(s^(-1/0.412)-1)^(1-0.412)$$ $$h(x)= ...
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Weird braces tikz/decoration

The right end of the braces is compiling weird in every program that I tried to use. Can someone help me, please? \documentclass[tikz,border=5]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Tikz triangle formatting

I have a problem when i am drawing triangles in TikZ. If i want to add a value to the figure then it looks odd and are laying in layers. is there any way to "beautify" this? ...
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Why styles aren't propagated in TikZ scopes?

I need to embed a (complex) TikZ picture in a command in order to reuse it in several scales and colors. No problems when scaling, but I cannot change the color of the image (see image below for MWE ...