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Questions tagged [tikz-arrows]

{tikz-arrows} is about questions related to the arrow head specifications in the arrows library of the TikZ/PGF graphics package. If the question is not specifically addressing an issue related to the arrow construction, use the general {tikz-pgf} tag.

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Parallel arrows along a curve with tikz

I want to draw parallel arrows (for example 10 arrows) from a line to a curve. It is not good idea that dividing the line and curve to 10 parts and then join them to each other because of mathematical ...
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Customize a layered block diagram

I have a diagram where layers of blocks are stacked on top of each other as shown in the image. Using this code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Creating Diagrams with Tikz? [duplicate]

I am still new to Tikz, and wondering how to make the diagram below using Tikz. Does anyone have any advice or know how to do this?
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Having arrows entering and leaving at different points on a single node

I wish to essentially remake the below image using TikZ, but with more colors and using a different language inside the boxes. I've tried the following: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \...
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inequality in commutative diagram using tikz

I am trying to draw a commutative diagram using tikz-cd, where one of the arrow is an inequality. I know equality arrows are \ar[equal], does anyone know how to draw inequality arrows? Many thanks in ...
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Tikz have multiple arrows enter the same node but not on the exact same place

I have an issue where I have multiple arrows which enter the same node, but they end up covering each other. How do I make one arrow enter the node at a different spot? I'd like the yellow arrows to ...
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Make a Tikz figure (a hypersurface figure made by Inkscape)

I am interested in drawing this figure through tikz: I made this figure myself though Inkscape. What is the best strategy to make this figure through tikz? Ans: The best way, for us, seems to be ...
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Arrows on edges of polygon

I would like to draw a regual 21 polygon, where the edges are labelled and have arrows in the middle. But I don't know how to get the arrows. This is what I have done so far \documentclass[border=5mm,...
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Adding two nodes in tikz besides each other?

I am new to tkiz, I need to generate a figure like in the attached a picture. Here is the Wml code for generating the left side of figure. How to add the right part with the arrow shown.?? \...
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How to draw “section-size” arrows using tikz

I searched for problems like this, but couldn't find any approach. Then, I don't believe this is a duplicated question. The question is: how to draw section-size arrow marks (like the one shown in ...
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Complicated curves intertwined in the link figures (II)

This is a more advanced question following an earlier one. I am struggled to draw these types of figures: There is a package called the knot library. So I am going to try the knot library out. But ...
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Complicated curves intertwined in the link figures (I): Unsolved Christmas tree decoration

I am struggled to draw these types of figures: I guessed there is a package called the knot library (just learned this thing exist 2 mins ago): So I am going to try the knot library out. But in case ...
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tikz — Snake like curves between straight lines

How do we draw a figure like this in tikz? I am able to draw the straight lines, but these curves are too challenging -- how to draw them nice? The minimal template is: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[-&...
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How to draw lines that connect nodes in the axis environment?

I'm trying to draw arrowed lines that goes like (A) -> (A1) -> (A2) -> (A3), but my code doesn't work. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Draw an array of lines and vectors in tikz

How do we draw a figure like this in tikz? I am able to draw the x-y frame via: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[->] (0,0,0)--(1,0,0) node[right]{$x$}; \draw[->] (0,0,0)--(0,1,0) node[above]{$y$}; \...
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how to use tikz plot coordinate axes and arrows?

A planner figure, any visual tools can help?
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tikz “Latex” arrowhead artifact on conversion to png using ImageMagick if opacity < 1

This is a specific problem, but I find it comes up often in my workflows: generate a standalone tikz diagram with: some transparent object(s) - i.e. opacity < 1 arrows, where I prefer the large ...
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TikZ: define arrow starting position based on style and format node label

I use following code, as I once showed here, to put descriptive labels on a picture: \documentclass[margin=1cm]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node[anchor=...
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Multiple Scaleboxes Inside TikZ Graph

I created the following graph with vector symbol on edges: I want to make the vectors larger without enlarging the text, so I devised a command: \newcommand{\vecb}[1]{\reflectbox{\reflectbox{\...
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Polyline with label

I am currently drawing polylines with desired style, but I was not able to change labels for them. Instead of showing "1" everywhere I want to put a,b,c or whatever there for each line while keeping ...
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Picture in middle of arrow

I'm working in beamer and want to put a picture in the middle of an arrow like this: Problem is, I want the picture in the foreground. I tried using layers, but I kinda think the layers get ...
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Dashed hook right arrow

I'd like to use a dashed hook right arrow instead of a classic one in my LaTeX document, but I don't know how to create one. MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[...
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\pgflinewidth as option in arrows.meta arrows heads

i try to define arrow's head size by using ˙\pgflinewidth`: \documentclass[tikz,margin=3mm]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{arrows.meta, calc} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0cm,0cm) ...
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How to edit the following dashed line?

I need to edit this code so the red dashed line can end up at R4 not R3 as in the following picture . \documentclass[tikz,border=3.14mm]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{positioning,calc,arrows.meta} \...
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How do I make the nodes look in the tree look more evenly spread out and balance the edge length?

How do I make the edges in the tree have same length and have some good symmetry? It looks kinda ugly. It needs to look more symmetric. Is there a simple way to achieve this goal? \begin{figure}[h] ...
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Diagonal arrow using Tikz

I intend to generate this sketch using tikz, but was unable to do so. I was trying to fiddle with the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,mathtools} \usepackage{tikz-cd}...
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use tikz shapes.arrows as path

I am trying to reproduce this picture using tikz: My mwe is (Only the CPU box): \documentclass[10pt,xcolor=dvipsnames,xcolor=table]{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath, tikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning,...
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TikZ arrowheads on every dash of dashed line

I'd like to create a dashed line in TikZ with an arrow head at the end of each dash. The following code accomplishes this using a \foreach loop but looking for a way to do this with a style key ...
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TikZ arrow tip is drawn with two colors

This is my code (ConTeXt, but I think that's not relevant here): \usemodule[tikz] \usetikzlibrary{positioning,fit,shapes,calc,arrows.meta,decorations.markings} \tikzset{ arr/.style = { -{Stealth[...
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Aligning two diagrams in tikz environment

I have created to diagrams separately using TikZ package and now I want to make them left-right shown in one figure with a caption. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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How to create two arrow breaks?

I'm trying to break a line in two places, to achieve something like this: The example has rounded breaks but that's the idea. I have the following code, which generates only one break: \...
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how do I change the following table?

I have the following table: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|l|l|l|l|l|} & a & b & c & d & e & f & g & h \\ a & \\ b \\ c \\ ...
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Show that drawing is cutoff with tikz

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.pathmorphing} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[black] (-1,-2) -- (-1,0); \draw[decorate, decoration = {snake, ...
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Draw circle with nodes and arrows on it

I try to reproduce theses graph, but unfortunately, without success… Here is the Tikz I have produced: \usetikzlibrary{arrows.meta} \usetikzlibrary{bending} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \begin{...
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Increase spacing between nodes in tikzpicture

How can I increase the spacing between nodes A and B? Right now they are right beside each other. Also, is there a way to prevent node H from overlapping with the other nodes? The above output is ...
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Tikz and Secant Line diagram

Hi I am looking for feedback to improve an existing program PLUS advice for a desired diagram in the same direction. Here is my minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Tikz : Plot a function inside a node

I am using tikz to reproduce a Matlab picturization of a neural network. The original figure that I need to reproduce is this : I am stuck at plotting the tanh function and the linear function inside ...
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Is it possible to draw this configuration in latex?

I would like to draw this image in Latex. Here the arrows inside the ellipse represent dipoles. They are polarized by the magnetic field $B$. $d$ is the distance between the two ellipses.
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How to change the direction of the arrow (tikz)

When I write this code: % Preview source code %% LyX 2.3.1-1 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not edit unless you really know what you are doing. \documentclass[...
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Shorten the length of an arrow in tikz

I am trying to draw a picture representing a control theory graph. I am pretty much there, but there are two problems: I need to have a dot above the x(t) in the first equation in the big box. When ...
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How to draw arrows from floating text into a picture in Beamer?

I currently have the following figure and code \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture, overlay] \node (image) ...
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How to plot diagram like a “#” in tikz

I don't know how to plot diagram like a "#", anyone could give some tips? Thank you!
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Horizontal orientated descriptive diagram with table

I am trying to convert a SmartArt from MS PowerPoint to LaTeX. It is horizontal orientated and not vertical like this example depicts. The end result should replicate the example I created in ...
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Angle between two vectors and a plane in TiKz

I'm stuck to do the following figure in TiKz. How to span a plane and plot the shown angles? Thanks a ton in advance!
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Help in Creating a Legend for a Block Diagram in Tikz

I have a block diagram finished, but I need help in creating a legend for it. I'm trying to create a legend that looks like that picture below. I want to be able to 1st create this type of graphic ...
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Tikz Arrows Demonstrating Limits in Calculus

I am trying to reproduce this image. This is what I have so far but I don't know where to start in putting the arrows on my graph. All suggestions welcome. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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tikz overlapping-like underbrace overbrace

I would like to get the following picture, but avoiding the manual try and error for positioning the lines. Before using TikZ, I tried using LaTeX underbrace and overbrace, but I did not succeed since:...
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Arrows, nomenclature and shaded area

I want to make a diagram similar to this one However, I have only been able to do this: With the code \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (1,0) circle [radius=10.75cm]; \draw (1,0) circle [radius=4.2cm]; \...
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Space between containers and arrow from block to container

I am trying to build a block diagram and achieved as below so far. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \title{system overview} \author{Paari Vendhan} \date{November 2018} \...
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Beamer: Is it possible to draw an arrow from frame body to a diagram?

I wonder if it is possible to overlay/draw an arrow from the frame body to a diagram (or even somewhere within the diagram) as in the figures below. (The arrows don't have to bend like that) Code: ...