{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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Is it possible to make such an image with Tikz? How?

I'm wondering what's the best way to render this image width the dashed line and with angles between normal lines and dashed lines. And also Is there a way to quickly rotate the tikz resulting image ...
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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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Italics in LaTeX (e. g. when using Tikz)

\bfseries is for bolding but what is for italics in tikz? Example where italics needed for "Not SP graph". \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=1] \tikzstyle{every node}=[draw, circle, fill=white, inner sep=...
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How to draw this smart diagram?

I am drawing a diagram having three major steps say A,B,C. I figured out that Smartdiagram gave a neater look(also colorful),than using Tikz. \smartdiagram[circular diagram:clockwise]{A,B,C} How ...
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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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Keep box height around Chapter headers fixed

in the code given below, because of the text that I chose to use, the box around the chapter header changes: How can I keep the box around all the chapter headers at a fixed height and centered (...
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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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Color two columns separately in a matrix

From the solution code found here, I wanted to be able to also have a colored box around the x4 column like this: I also looked at the solution posted here that gives different colors in rows/...
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TiKZ: Make parts of a smooth cycle a different color

I'm trying to color parts of a cycle in a different color than the rest. In the code below, I would like the red curve to lie on top of the underlying black curve. Is there a way to do this with ...
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How to set a code block using \tikzset

I always find my self doing a lot of repetition with fixed TikZ code blocks that I have to rewrite over and over again. My question is that, is it possible to create a block of TikZ executable ...
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Change style of individual path labels?

I am working on creating a path diagram using Tikzedt. The problem I'm running into is that the path labels on these lines that are very close to each other are overlapping with the other lines, ...
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3D figures in LaTeX

Can you advise me some good packages for drawing this one stuff: And I'd like to ask for future, what is the most effective method for drawing 3D plot?
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TikZ node distance

I have a question about proper spacing of paths and nodes. I want the following picture: And I am currently using this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows, ...
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Tikz ER Diagram: Relationship between one entity

I'm drawing a simplified ER model with TikZ. This is the code so far: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside,openright]{report} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{er} \usetikzlibrary{positioning,shapes,...
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pgfplots: tikzpicture within tikzpicture

I like to use tikz nodes to position plots next to each other. However in the following MWE the axis seem to be shifted to the left. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \...
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TikZ custom “to path” with curved edges

I am trying to define a style that sets to path such that a “curvy rectangle” (manifold representation) is drawn when I put \draw (0,0) to[manifold] (5,3). I have manually made the shape by ...
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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 distance=0.0cm]0:$$}]{}...
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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 this....
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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 grid,...
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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 /usr/share/tikzit/shapes/cap....
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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 \documentclass[...
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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{ ...