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Setting labels closer to the coordinates that they represent [duplicate]

A pentagon is drawn from the following code. I label the vertices A, B, C, D, and P. The labels are too far from the points that they represent. I used the label option for the coordinate command ...
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TikZ manual newest version online?

Is there a definite place where TikZ manual can be found online? I am only finding version 2.00, while I keep loosing the link to 2.10. Does the official site host the manual somewhere, or is it ...
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How can I force TikZ pin angle?

I'm trying to draw a resultant force diagram like so: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0,0) -- (90:2.7) -- ++ (-13:12) node[shape=...
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What does the colon in Tikz coordinates mean?

\draw (0,0) -- (60:.75cm) arc (60:180:.75cm); What does the colon in (60:.75cm) mean? Normally, I'd define a normal point there.
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Adding shadow to font in beamer title

I'm trying to port a Powerpoint template to beamer, and I'm trying to replicate this font style: I am using this font in two places: Title page. This text is a paragraph (3 lines) inside a ...
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Reduce white space above TikZ label

I'm new to TikZ, and have drawn the following picture, \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{trees,arrows} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[every node/.style={...
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Make a TikZ picture automatic

I'm trying to make this picture in TikZ: . I wrote \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \newcommand*{\rinn}{2} \newcommand*{\rout}{3.8} \newcommand*{\tangle}{37} \newcommand*{\sangle}{-...
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Label positioning does not work

I am trying to change the label position of Q node indicating the angle, but it seems that does not work, only for default position (0 for right, 45 for above right, etc.). Thank you for your help. ...
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How to give label to Figure

I want to label each vertices of Fano hypergraph with v1,v2, . . . ,v7 but I don't know how to label its Fano hypergraph. This is what I have done : \newcommand\FanoPlane[1][1cm]{% \begin{...
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How to set node label position with anchor [duplicate]

Actually, I write some notes about programming with Tikz and reading Jake's answer to this question, I asked myself how tikz places the "node label". I would like to reproduce: \begin{tikzpicture}[...
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How to move nodes's names and emphasize arrow tips?

I am trying to draw a Cayley graph for Z_8 and need some arrows. My problems : The names of nodes come exactly on the coordinators, is there a way of setting it to appear beside the coordinator not ...