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List of TikZ Editor [duplicate]

After mentioning TikZ in academia, I tried to have a look here for recommended editors for TikZ. I found no list, and thus here's the question: What TikZ editors/front-ends do you know? What can you ...
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GUI for PGF/TikZ [duplicate]

I am looking for a GUI (Graphical User Interface) for PGf/TikZ, where I should be able to draw the diagrams by hand or generate a graph of a function, and the LateX code should be generated.
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Draw Circuit For LaTeX Documents: GUI [duplicate]

Currently, I use Circuitikz to draw my circuits for my LaTeX documents. My issue is, it really takes a while to draw them and a GUI which would allow me to drag and drop the components would really ...
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There is some program to draw simple objects and get the code in tikz? [duplicate]

I have to do many math exercises for young children. A drawing helps them a lot. But I can not paste images because it consumes a lot of memory of the program that I use so I have to put the pictures ...
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Code generator for personal use [duplicate]

I am an extensive user of latex and being EE engineer I use circuitikz a lot. But it becomes a little inflexible once I start doing a complex circuit and hence I am taking an initiative to generate ...
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Mac tool for editing pspicture [duplicate]

I've used TikZ Editor for some time to make my TikZ drawings. I've really appreciated the live-rendering features. Now, I'm wanting to make some graphics using the pst-optexp package, and I'm having a ...
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Auxiliary drawing tools [duplicate]

I am a beginner, drawing with tikz is a bit difficult for me. Is there an auxiliary drawing tool that is suitable for beginners? Especially drawing three-dimensional graphics.
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Looking for software like JaxoDraw for general graphics [duplicate]

I just got to know the JaxoDraw software, which is a Java program for drawing Feynman diagrams. The cool thing about this program is the possibility of generating LaTeX code. Is there a similar ...
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LaTeX Editors/IDEs

What editors/IDEs are available for easing the process of writing TeX/LaTeX documents? Please state some useful features like code completion, spell checking, building final DVI or PDF files, etc. ...
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What You See is What You Get (WYSIWYG) for PGF/TikZ?

Are there any WYSIWYG editors for PGF/TikZ? Perhaps something similar to LyX but for PGF/TikZ? If there is no WYSIWYG editor for this tandem, is there one perhaps that allows the user to easily ...
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Why draw diagrams using LaTeX when there are open source tools like OpenOffice?

I was looking at recent questions here and was surprized that people were drawing diagrams in LaTeX, when it can be done in SmartDraw, OpenOffice or other programs. Is there any benefit to using LaTeX ...
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Better way to calculate coordinates in Tikz?

I am great fan of pgf and tikz in general to produce great looking figures. But I don't like the amount of time I have to put in to draw a complicated picture, because I have to provide all the ...
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Best Drawing software for engineering/scientific illustrations with LaTeX?

I will be writing my Master's thesis in Aeronautical Engineering and was wondering about the following: I will have lots of illustrations such as parts of aircraft, mechanical components, ...
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How to draw graphs

Maybe this question should not be here, but for me it seems the only way to get the answer! My questions are: Which program a mathematician can use to write a paper in mathematics which contains a ...
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Graphical interface for generating presentation slides

Is there a good graphical interface, similar to PowerPoint or LibreOffice Impress, for generating presentation slides? When writing documents I prefer to write my text and LaTeX-markups using a text-...

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