{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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Why `fill` covers `append after command` elements?

Next code is just a little example to describe the problem. I would like to add some elements (lines or text) inside a node and I would like to do it through node's .style. I've tried with append ...
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Make axis longer in 3dplot

How can one adjust the length of the axes in a plot made with pgfplots/TikZ without affecting the plot itself?
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A line crossing root-node in tikzpicture

I am facing a little problem. I have a line crossing a root-node.. How to fix it ? \tikzset{ basic/.style = {draw, text width=1.5cm, drop shadow, font=\sffamily, rectangle}, ...
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Fractals in TikZ [closed]

How to draw a shape like below using fractals in tikZ?
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Issue with nodes using tikzstyle

I am having some trouble forming a game tree. My third layer appears to want to connect to the labels of the layer above, rather than the end nodes. Here is an image and the following is what is ...
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Change style of PGFplots 3d box

When making a 3d axis plot by means of PGFplots, one can for instance change the style of the grid with \pgfplotsset{grid style={dashed,gray}} . But when using 3d ...
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I like to make diagrams to represent stochastic zero-sum games that depending on the actions chosen the state changes.

So for one state each player has two choices and for each action box, I want to have the payoff value on the left top corner and after a diagonal border on the right bottom corner put either the next ...
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How to make a rectangle of 3 colors with Tikzstyle and Tcolorbox

I've to write a book in arabic, with a background given by an image with stripes in 2 colours in the margin of the page. I include it in the document without any problem with the package bachground. ...
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Drawing figure of a boat with the Tikz-package

I want to draw a simple figure of a boat in LaTex, does anyone know a good way to do that? Is TikZ the best package to use for this? I want it to look similar to the boat in the picture below, which I ...
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Beamer's (implicit) options regarding tikzpictures and shadows

While trying to use the torn page effect in a beamer document, I was confronted to an unexpected problem. If you just take the the code of this answer and compile it, you get: If you just change ...
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Bend arrow decorations in Tikz

This is a follow-up to my recent question Half arrows in graph using TikZ. \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{matrix,arrows,arrows.meta,bending,decorations.pathreplacing, ...
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how to plot a linear function with TikZ? [duplicate]

I am plotting a simple linear function. The plot looks fine, but I want to extend the function up to x=7. Anyone knows, please how to do that? My code is the following: \usepackage{tikz} %for ...
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Error “Undefined control sequence” when using [remember picture, overlay]

I am using two tikzpicture inside another tikzpicture. I want to draw a arrow from one picture to the other. For that I used [remember picture, overlay] property as shown in the code below. New Code ...
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figure 2 for Crossed Ladders Problem

I'd like to draw triangle like the following: but using the following code which produces: The code must represent the structure of the triangle, like that: ...
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figure 1 for Crossed Ladders Problem

i would like creat report for the solution of that problem http://math.stackexchange.com/questions/1124801/crossed-ladders-problem so i need to create some figurs with latex to make solution more ...
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Defining styles that provide nested, parameterized styles with TikZ

I want to draw different kinds of graphs which I want to define using styles. One particular graph has labelled nodes, and I want to be able to attach these labels using a custom key (cn). The ...
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Reference a node's color by using node name

I am trying to use a node name to reference the node's color. I am not sure if this is even possible. I have a TikZ mindmap: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How to create an edge style in tikz with a crossing in the middle and a label near it?

I wonder how to recreate an edge between nodes in Petri Nets using tikz that would look like this: I played with different options yet cant get it wright. A minimal code sample I am trying to ...
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Drawing a circle with an angle using TikZ

I'm trying to re-create this picture using TikZ: I, however, have a very limited understanding of TikZ, and, despite trying to learn how to draw this for an hour or so, have gotten nowhere on my ...
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Enumerating tikz-cd diagrams

How can I enumerate diagrams made with tikz-cd? I mean, not only enumerate them but enumerate in order to quote them later in the document.
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How to change line style while drawing in Tikz

I'm trying to draw a dotted line from A to B and a straight line from B to C. If I use two draw commands, then there is an obvious break in the line, because I use rounded edges. Just using one draw ...
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Changing Font Size of Node

I am new to TkiZ. I am trying to decrease the font size of a node locally. Tried to read the below (Page 224): http://mirror.utexas.edu/ctan/graphics/pgf/base/doc/pgfmanual.pdf The changes are not ...
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Overruling global node style in matrix

I want to build a matrix of several nodes of different types. In my example there is a matrix containing two "modules" and one "label". For convenience I wanted to use matrix of nodes with ...
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Input/Output Nodes - Specification and Description Language

I am new to TkiZ. I am trying to create the below Input and Output nodes of Specification and Description Language Is there an existing \node or \tikzstyle to achieve the above in the TIKZ ...
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How to create a doublecircle in tikz?

I want to create a circle in circle (doublecircle) style like this: . \tikzset{ place/.style={ circle, thick, draw=black!75, fill=white!20, minimum ...
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Change the distance of text lines in tikz nodes with Beamer

I have a tikz tree that doesn't fit on the slide. The theme and the linespread is given, so I only want to change the line distances of the text in the tikz nodes. But nothing worked for me :( ...
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Improve flow chart template with rectangle split

I'm try to build a flow chart template: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amssymb,graphicx} \usepackage[left=2.00cm, right=2.00cm, ...
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How can I label forest nodes automatically, adding labels as prefixes to nodes' content exactly once?

I was trying to figure out how you might get forest to label the nodes in a diagram such as the one featured in this question automatically. So, the idea is that: level 0: content of node should be ...
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Tikz \draw as part of style (Drawing something inside each node of certain type)

I'm currently learning how to use Tikz and was looking into drawing automata (specifically Simulink-like state models). Currently, I'm making a style that should reduce my efforts to a minimum when ...
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How to get an arc to sit exactly on a circle?

I have created the following figure: With this segment: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{parskip} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[fleqn]{amsmath} \usepackage[svgnames]{xcolor} ...
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How to set node on line on a different layer than line?

Is it possible to declare, that node on lines are on the main layer regardless that lines are in background layer? For example: With the following MWE: ...
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Define text color for all tikz nodes of a particular type

I want a particular node type in tikz to have a specific text color. Currently, I have defined a macro for text color. But I need to keep using that macro at every node. Is not there a better ...
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Draw matrix with specific style in TikZ

I'm wondering how could I draw a matrix like that: I know how to draw a simple matrix: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{matrix, ...
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Orthogonal shift of a line

I want to shift a line by some amount in some direction. Here the direction is fixed, orthogonal to the line. One difficulty is that the line should be drawn like it would be at the origin position. ...
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I want Tikz template for taxonomy Tree like the below mentioned image.

I could not find any Tikz template to fit in the same amount data like the below image. I did not get the same kind of template also. Am trying to find if there is any other alternative or same kind ...
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TikZ: specify label position in edge style

I am writing many small graphs, using TikZ's graphs library, which often include loops. I do not like the way the default loop left or loop right options look, so I have made my own style, called ll ...
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How to fill an area with fading color?

I want to fill an area on a x--y plane with fading color, but have no idea how to do it. I know how to fill shapes with color, but not how to do it when the area is not a well defined shape. Let me ...
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how to join lines in a diagram using tikz?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shadows,positioning,shapes,arrows,decorations.markings,arrows.meta} \tikzset{ box/.style={draw,fill=white,rectangle,minimum ...
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Adjusting Text Vertical Space between lines in Tikz

I have this flowchart and the preamble is set to add a vertical space between lines and when I compiled this flowchart it follwed the preamble i guess. how can I adjust the vertical spaces of lines ...
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Why does \ifnum not work inside of TikZ style definitions?

I'm trying to write some conditional TikZ styles. This has been tried here before, but I think never in a completely satisfying way. My try is this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Options for tikzcd

I like to pass options for a specific column (or row) in a tikzcd diagram. The obvious choice column x/.style=... does not work. I think the problem is connected with the hierarchy of styles. Code: ...
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Tikz “none at all” style

I'm creating a customisable TikZ pic where I want to enable or disable certain parts of it (e.g. some labels). Is there a style that I can pass to a node, pic, path or so that doesn't visibly draw it? ...
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TikZ mdframed environment: close box at end of page and continue on next

I used the Excursus environment as a template to create my own box like this: \usepackage[style=1,leftmargin=0pt,rightmargin=0pt,framemethod=TikZ]{mdframed} \newenvironment{boxtype1}{% ...
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Creating a First Derivative and Second Derivative test

recently I've been trying to create a first and second derivative test showing critical points and increase/decrease/concavity. I've gone this far: \usepackage{tkz-tab} \begin{document} ...
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draw pair of scissors in tikz [closed]

Is there someone who can help me to draw a pair of scissors in latex? The picture below is good enough. I have no problem with constructing the rings, but I don't know how to make the "body"? I have ...
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Homework Problem Sheet Template

Could someone make this picture of Homework Problem Sheet Template in sample code in LaTeX with the same font size by the way i already add tow pictures in the front of document to make it more cute ...
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Chapter Opener in both Right and Left Side

I would like to get the below chapter opener with back-end Image in my LaTeX file. 1) BackEnd Image 2) Front End Chapter Number and Chapter Title. 3) Yellow Color box is backend and what you will ...
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mdframed top box fixing using tikz

How do get the top box value in 1-3 and 3(1/2) in mdframed. Please refer screenshot below: ![enter image description here][1] my MWE is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[tikz]{mdframed} ...
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Tikz: How can I produce a curved line like this?

p1 and p2 are points given by their x and y coordinates. The line must have this left to right direction. I have no idea how I can do this, I tried using something like \draw [dashed] plot [smooth, ...
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tikz: Different styles across a line

I need to have a line partially dotted. I have accomplished it with an horizontal line, by inserting a node to delete that part of the line and then drawing a new line. However, for bended lines I ...