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Drawing a directory listing a la the tree command in TikZ

Good day everyone - Is there a fast and efficient way to draw directory tree structures (aka depth-indented listings) like the unix's tree command, that is, is there a way to draw the following using ...
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Joining two branches of a family tree

I'm trying to write out a family tree for a friend, and I have a few minor issues. My code is \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz-qtree} \begin{document} \tikzset{edge from parent/.style= ...
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Drawing a tree where many nodes have the same child in TikZ

I'm trying the draw a tree using the TikZ package, but I don't know how to draw a child node that has many parents. An example for that, is given by this picture My problem is how to draw the level ...
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Tree-like diagram (flow chart?) showing selection of scientific papers when reviewing

I know the title I came up with is not self-explanatory, but I will show straight on some real life examples: Part 1, Question 1: Which package(s) is(are) closely suited for such diagrams? I ...
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Highlight a group of nodes in a tikz tree

To make it simple, I want to highlight a group of tikz nodes like in the following picture It was borrowed from the JLatexEditor. I would like to know which Tikz commands I can use to do the job in ...
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Genogram or family tree with PGF/TikZ

Since it has been recommended to me in Stack Overflow to post it here, I will do so: I want to draw a genogram with LaTeX. I tried to do this with TikZ, but since you need to model at least 3 ...
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How to decrease the size of single node in mindmap?

In tikz's mindmap, I want to change the concept size for individual parents or children (not the entire system). It is simply possible to increase the size of a child node, by introducing minimum size ...
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Multi-rooted Tree-like Structures and Nodes with Multiple Parents in LaTeX

The qtree package seems to facilitate the drawing of simple trees only. Is there a way to incorporate: Multiple roots & Nodes with multiple parents in a tree in LaTeX?
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Changing the indentation of a Tikz tree

I've drawn a directory listing style tree using code similar to that found in Drawing a directory listing a la the tree command in TikZ. I'll repeat it here for clarity ...
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How do I center this qtree?

I am trying to draw a tree using the tikz-qtree package, however I am having issues with the nodes of the tree being not centered. \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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macro for empty nodes in tikz-qtree

I'm trying to define a macro for writing empty nodes in a binary tree using tikz-qtree. Referring to the code below, I want the string \missing in my code to be replaced by \edge[draw=none]; {} as-is ...
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Horizontal hierarchy tree in tikz-qtree: bad layout for longer node-names

I'm trying to set a number of hierarchy trees directly in LaTeX and found tikz-qtree quite helpful for this task. Since the descriptions for the nodes and children are rather long words, the layout ...
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Recursive Stern-Brocot tree definition

I am trying to build a Stern-Brocot tree (enumeration of rationals). The result is nearly acceptable, but I am still dissatisfied with the following points. The edge from the parents goes to the ...
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How to plot a graph from its adjacency matrix and coordinates of vertices?

A similar question is here. If we give all the data of the vertices's coordinates and the graph's adjacency matrix, how to plot it with tikz, pstrick or other tool in tex? here are the data of ...
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drawing tree using tikz, child overlap

I am trying to draw a tree but unfortunately i have some childs overlap each other,I increased the sibling distance , even i have used the option scale but i have the same problem. here is my code : ...
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How do I make an unbalanced binary tree?

How do I draw just a tree with one child using tikzpicture? As shown in the picture, I want to have a tree like (1). But I have only been succesful in getting a picture like (2) and (3) using: ...
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Decision trees in Tikz

So I can do this: But I want to do this: That is, its easy to add text alongside the connectors (either slanting alongside them or straight), but I would like part of the connector to be flat ...
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Mindmap/trees in TikZ

I can't get the following tikz examples to work (PGF manual 2.10, page 255). Most likely I can find a solution here that will save me time. Error: ! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read ...
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Upside-down syntax trees for linguistics with horizontal lines

I know that syntax analysis can be done in Latex using using TikZ, but the tree-structure that produces isn't really used in my country. Here, we mostly use straight lines instead of hierarchy trees. ...
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What is a more efficient way to draw this tree?

I have drawn the following tree in TikZ. What I don't like about it is that I have to manually adjust the sibling distance for each level; and the syntax is too cumbersome. It has been suggested ...
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How to shade mindmap concepts?

I tried to add a shade on my mindmap's concepts with \begin{tikzpicture}[mindmap, text=white, every concept/.append style={circle,shading=ball, ball color=black!20!white!20}] but the problem is ...
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TikZ: Re-arranging the hierarchical diagram

I was quite impressed by the solution given by "cfr" for the question posted here. Can you suggest a method to change the two main children (labelled Projection matrix Theory and Reconstruction ...
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Highlighting some nodes of a TikZ binomial tree

In this binomial tree I have 4 columns of nodes. I want the entire last column to be highlighted with light blue, and perhaps a border around this highlighting. Something like a opaque blue-ish ...
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how to draw a process flow figure?

I want to draw the process like in the picture using the code below, however, there is some problem, would someone help me? \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usetikzlibrary{trees} ...
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Probability Tree-diagram with TikZ

Thanks for helping me out. How can I make the following tree-diagrams? http://www.vias.org/tmdatanaleng/cc_prob_cond_independ.html
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tikz-qtree spoils tikz trees

When I enable the tikz-qtree package, the tree I am drawing with the tikz trees library looks different. Specifically the edges are no longer pointing to proper places on the nodes. In the example ...
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Why does PGF/TikZ 3.0 draw my simple layered graph as non-planar by default?

I have two questions: If I’m reading §30.4 “Crossing Minimization” of the PGF/TikZ 3.0 manual correctly, the layered graph drawing algorithm should have crossing minimization enabled by default. So ...
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nodes structure like file system

I would like to draw a picture that reflects some file structure. Below code works almost as expected. I need to adjust the connections between nodes so they don't start from the center of the bottom ...
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Using beamer overlays with forest generated trees

I am using the forest package from Sašo Živanović in order to create a wide tree on a beamer slide. Previously, I was using qtree. But due to the easier way of arranging nodes automatically with ...
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Hyperlinked nodes in TikZ mindmap

I am trying to make a small mindmap such that some of the child nodes are hyperlinked. I tried to follow the advice given here, about the new node style hyperlink node, but the following MWE compiles ...
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How to plot a graph from its adjacency matrix (coordinates manually specified)?

For example, I want to plot a graph whose adjacency matrix is [0,1,0;1,0,1;0,1,0]. I first plot three points labeled by p1,p2,p3, and link the points p1,p2, p2,p3. For a general case, how to link the ...
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Step-by-step revealing of tikz-tree using opacity trick and overlays in beamer

I am using the very elegant method from user Daniel described here to try and reveal my tikz-tree gradually. The brief idea is that the tree is always fully drawn to avoid "jumpy" nodes and make their ...
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How to modify the distance between branches when drawing trees using TiKZ?

I want to modify the distance between a parent node and a child node when drawing a tree using TiKZ package. I looked at the example at TiKZ site, and add a property called sibling distance. However, ...
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Probability tree using TikZ for Bernoulli experiments?

Consider the tree below. Is there an easy way to label every left edge q, every right edge p, every left node f and every right node r, without doing it manually for every level? Second question: Is ...
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How to draw a horizontal tree with branches on the right and left?

I need to draw trees but they should extend (from the root) on both sides. TikZ seems a good solution but do not how to manage it.
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Drawing a tree of grids

I need to draw a game tree that is similar to the image below. Is there any way to do this using the Tikz package so that the grids can simply be added as nodes?
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Decision Tree with Tikz

I am trying to draw a decision tree. I have gotten very close to the end result with this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{trees,shapes,snakes} \begin{document} ...
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More efficient way to draw movement arrow to roof in tikz-qtree

When drawing syntactic representations in linguistics, one often uses a triangle to represent a unit whose internal structure is irrelevant. This can be accomplished with the tikz-qtree command ...
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Forest: different growing directions for branches on the same level

Problem In TikZ, one can control the growing direction of a branch (and its sub-branches) by using the grow=<direction> key. In forest, however, the grow key only controls the growing direction ...
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Draw a binary tree using tikz

I'm trying to draw a binary tree using tikz package. If I use only circle, I get a tree. But I want to represent a subtree using a triangle. Now the tree gets uneven. I want to attach the arrows to ...
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Adding child nodes to child nodes in TikZ Mindmap

I'm trying to build a mind map in TikZ and am having numerous problems. I have only a very basic grasp of TeX and would like some help. I found a source and replaced text to create my first steps. ...
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Making mixed trees with and without text-containing nodes

I’m using TikZ to draw linguistic syntax trees where some nodes have textual labels and some nodes don’t. I’d like the branch from a labelless node to continue at the same angle into the right hand ...
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Problem using macros to define tree substructures

Relatively simple problem: I want to use macros to define substructures of a tree. In the following example for illustration, I want to define some children (left and right) to be used several times ...
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How to use Tikz and macros to very efficiently draw recombining binomial trees when taking notes during class

For a class in derivatives pricing I would like to find a way to quickly and efficiently draw recombining binomial trees. The class involved quite a few of those trees and it would be immensely ...
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How to connect two parents to the same child, with parents not in the same tree?

I'm trying to draw a specific tree, with two parents node linked to the same child. The problem is that one of the parent is outside the main tree. Here's the code I have for the moment: ...
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how to draw part of the picture to be line and the other part to be the “\leadsto” symbol

Please refer to the answer of how to draw arrow that looks like the symbol "\leadsto" in latex? in the picture all lines are changed to the \leadsto: Now i want to keep the connector ...
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how to draw arrow that looks like the symbol “\leadsto” in latex?

please refer to the answer of how to draw a process flow figure? Now I what to change all arrows look like \leadsto in latex, you are refer to the picture I can not find it in the manual, ...
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How to draw custom nodes attached to tikz-qtree?

I want to draw a tree which is similar to the Merge sort recursion tree in this Tikz sample from TeXample.net: However, I don't want to draw all the + and = signs, I just want two columns: one from ...
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how to draw special line in a picture

Here is my current code for the picture: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{trees} \begin{document} \resizebox{.5\textwidth}{!}{ \tikzset{level 1/.style={level ...
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Adding text above a node in Tikzpicture tree diagram

I'm trying to add text above the lines coming from a chance node in a Tikzpicture decision tree. It seems easy to add text at the end of a line, or above the parent node's lines, but I can't figure ...