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displays the graph g.
ShowGraph[g, Directed]
is obsolete and it is currently identical to ShowGraph[g].
  • All options that affect the look of a graph can be specified as options in ShowGraph.
  • In addition, options of the Mathematica function Plot and options of the graphics primitive Arrow can also be specified here.
  • If an option specified in ShowGraph differs from options explicitly set within a graph object, then options specified inside the graph object are used.