{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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TikZ: discrepancy between node text align and use of babel library

For all labels in my drawings I use the common settings every label/.style = {label distance=1mm, inner sep=0mm, font=\footnotesize\sffamily, align=center, ...
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Small corrections needed for game tree

I've drawn what I would like the result to be: The current game tree looks like this: With the current code: \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{book}%{book} \usepackage[a4paper, hmargin={2.5cm, ...
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tikz macro, how to implement

I would like to make macro blocks for control loop block diagram. My idea is to have PI controller and filter blocks like in picture, and to have the possibility to simply add in my diagram, but I ...
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tikz library shadows does not accept space

With TikZ library shadows, a space immediately after the curly bracket in drop shadow = { shadow... throws an error. If there is no space after the bracket, there is no error, i.e. drop shadow = ...
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IC and BC curve with anchor at specific points

I'm trying to make the following figure: . How could I find the specific point where the anchor of Δ(c2) ends and Δ(c1) starts? Is there a way to name it or I should try it by trial-and-error ...
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Rotating scope in tikz

Can't able to rotate scope with external image (fig.pdf). \begin{scope} [rotate=30] \node (scope6) at (0,0) {\includegraphics{/tmp/fig1}}; \node at (0,0) [rotate=0,color=black] {Text}; ...
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Using fancytikzposter to define a block node with no title

I am using fancytikzposter to generate a poster for a conference, I have three columns where the last block node of the first is continued in the second column. Is their anyway to define a block ...
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Pgfplots for every group plot

Similar to this question I want to align my y labels of groupplots. The style ylabel absolute, y label/.append style={yshift=0em}, does the trick, and thus I want to apply this to every group ...
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Draw regular pentagon in tikz

I am trying to draw unfolding regular pentagon. I have got a really great example her: Regular pentagon. And the code is: \newcommand{\downpent}[2][blue!50!gray,draw=white,thick]% [options], list of ...
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How can I add multiple cross line within a node of tikz?

Here is my question, I want to add a node on top of several lines of code, representing that these code are not used anymore. Right now it is something like this: Here is my code: ...
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How to draw a simple angle, two intersecting lines Tikz

I'm trying to get an angle between the negative $y$-axis and the line passing through the origin. How is this done? I've looked at other forums, and the code seems quite complicated; is there not a ...
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A Good way to draw technical Diagrams

I'm currently writing a research paper. For that I need to create some diagrams like the one given below(it is taken from an existing paper). It's not clear so I wanted to make my own figure. I tried ...
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Vertex labelling in TikZ

I want to be able to label the vertices of a graph arbitrarily, i.e., not just by letters or numbers, but by whole formulas. For example, I can't be bothered to rename the vertices in the text, so I ...
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Tikz: failure to fill

I've just gotten into the tikz package, and am using tikzpicture to do some work with graphs and complexes on them. I want to be able to fill in certain areas of the graphs. I've found what I want, ...
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Increase the distance of a tikz path edge

So, I made a graph in Latex, but I can't get the edges of the nodes to elongate themselves in any way. The weights of the edges are hard to read as they currently are. How can I fix this? Below is ...
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Game tree needs adjustment

I've created the following game tree: I want it to look like this and I'm stuck: (Apologize in advance for the ugly drawing!) This is my code: \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{book}%{book} ...
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Animated proof of quadratic formula

I have the following code earlier posted by Alenanno. I want to give an animated proof of quadratic formula. My question is: I want to improve the code so that when I am multiplying with $4a$, ...
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animated proof in latex [closed]

How can I make something like this? I would prefer tikz.
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Changing font and alignment in a tikz, forest organizational chart

I am trying to change the font and orientation of the following organization chart - I started with stackexchange help to create it (here - Third Level Organizational Chart using Latex Tikz) and ...
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Tikz path starting from inside a node

How can I have an arrow, which goes from an outer node to an inner node, leave the outer node from the inside of its border. In the MWE below the arrow leaves the outer blue node's border from the ...
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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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Plate captions overlapping

I am trying to draw a probabilistic graphical model using BayesNet, a TikZ library for drawing graphical model in latex. I have tried to insert plates caption - Tasks i, Classes c, workers j, ...
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How to split tikz rectangle by half with different colors and text lines

So I have tkiz style: \tikzset{ state/.style={ rectangle, rounded corners, draw=black, very thick, minimum height=2em, inner sep=2pt, text centered, ...
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Modify Fancy Chapter Heading to show Chapter Name

In the code given below, I wanted to have the chapter names show up instead of the numbers just for the first two chapters. This code is building from the code found here. I am writing a "Problem" ...
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Tikz: Is it possible to change line style within same \draw command? [duplicate]

Is it possible to change the line style in a tikz figure in the same \draw command? I am looking for something like: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Greek letters and tikz

I have to insert greek letters in place of V_0 and C_t but nothing seems to work. Any hint? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tikz} % tikzstyle è deprecato: % ...
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Change Tikz style dependent on foreach counter value

I have a recursive macro that relies on a counter within a tikz \foreach loop. What I have not achieved is how to get a tikz style (what I've called fillMod) to be dependent on the counter value (i.e. ...
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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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nodes inside an ellipse

I would like to draw nodes inside those two ellipses(and then draw edges).I would also like some of the vertices to be within another elipse The code is \begin {center} \begin {tikzpicture} \tikz ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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} ...
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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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Draw inside nodes to get BPMN gateway shapes

This question is a follow up to How to draw inside a TikZ node, using node style? I am trying to get the AND and XOR gateway from BPMN as seen here ...
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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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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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text side in the chapter title

I used Ti*k*Z code in lyx preample to add decoration around the chapter, but the title words was not good. example: the chapter before tikz: الحركة الدورانية the chapter aftr i used tikz: الدورانية ...
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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 ...
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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, ...