Category Archives for TikZ

Circled numbers in text

Martin Tapankov asked on TeX.SX:  What is a good way to make circled numbers in text?  I’m trying to make some good-looking numbers in a circle, using the simple command: \textcircled{1} However, the circle is misaligned vertically with the number, … Continue reading

13. December 2010 by stefan
Categories: Fonts and Symbols, Graphics, pgf/TikZ, Questions & Answers, TeX.SX, TikZ | 1 comment

Harpoons in TikZ

Yasser Sobhdel asked on TeX.SX:  Can I have any harpoons in TikZ?   I refer to my previous question on harpoons: “How to draw protocol interaction” using amsmath. The closest thing I have found is this code: \begin{tikzpicture}[decoration={bent,aspect=.3}] \node[circle,draw] (A) … Continue reading

11. December 2010 by stefan
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TikZ questions and answers

The {TeX} Q&A site turned out to be a valuable resource regarding TiKZ problems. For example, during a discussion of ball shadings pictures such as this had been drawn: There are two open questions, where the best answer will get … Continue reading

16. November 2010 by stefan
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