{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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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 opposite 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 ...
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Tikz arc arrow scaling problem [duplicate]

I want the arrow to scale with the arc scale. See my example below. You will notice that the arrow looks fine as long as the arc radius is large. \documentclass[crop,tikz]{standalone} ...
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bend circuit elements in tikz

I am trying to bend circuit elements in bigger circuits for clarity of the values/labels of elements. However, whenever I use bend command, the circuit element is replaced by a line. Any suggestion on ...
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Align boxes in a page

Thank you very much. I could do the boxes using your comments. The one thing I am having problem is how to align the first and second box (China and EE.UU.). Here is my minimal example (I am writong ...
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Variable dash spacing on a line in tikz/pgfplots

I would like to have a variant on the tikz dashed line style that begins with dashes spread far apart, and as the line continues to plot, the spacing between dashes reduces, perhaps to zero at the ...
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Is it possible to increase the line's width from its start to its end?

I was wondering if it is possible to let the line's width dynamically increase from its start to its end. I found such an illustration in a book: I am a TikZ noob but what I came up with would be ...
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Annotate the table row highlighted by Tikzmark in Beamer

Here is my situation: I am using \tikzmarkin to highlight relevant rows of a results table in my Beamer slide deck. I want to put annotations to the right of the row highlight, so that hypothesis ...
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How to draw the leads of the Controlled Current Source in a Box?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usetikzlibrary{chains} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[ start chain=going right, box/.style={ on ...