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Useful notes for some of my answers:

CTAN lion drawing by Duane Bibby.

How do you accept an answer?](http://meta.tex.stackexchange.com/q/1852/3954)

minimal working example](http://www.minimalbeispiel.de/mini-en.html)

The demo option for graphicx simply replaces actual figures with black rectangles; do not use that option in your actual document.


Jul
12
comment TikZ: two ellipses in different planes
@dustin please see my updated answer. If you compile the last code, you'll get the description for xslant (corresponding to the last attached image). For yslant one has a similar definition (that can be easily deduced from my answer).
Jul
12
revised TikZ: two ellipses in different planes
added 1740 characters in body
Jul
12
answered TikZ: two ellipses in different planes
Jul
12
comment Tikz output changes (coordinate offset) when used in a class
You are using relative lengths, as in below=8em of master1.center, so if your class changes the font size, the lengths will vary. Instead of em use an absolute unit cm, or mm, or pt.
Jul
12
comment Tikz output changes (coordinate offset) when used in a class
You are using \node [latch] at ($(tg1se)!0.5!(tg1sw)$) (master) {}; before defining the node with name tg1se.
Jul
12
comment Referencing figure not working in Gummi
Use \ref{grafico1}; the string used in the argument of \ref has to be the exact string used in \label, so if you say \label{grafico1} you have to use \ref{grafico1}.
Jul
12
comment Tikz output changes (coordinate offset) when used in a class
Your code doesn't compile: ! Package pgf Error: No shape named tg1se is known.
Jul
12
revised place footnote under table above caption
improved second code
Jul
12
comment Rotate an arrow around its center
I cannot see clearly what kind of objects are in the little subsquares tot the left? Is there a single arrow on a subsquare?
Jul
12
answered threeparttable - appending commands to \TPTnoteSettings does not work if package called with flushleft option
Jul
11
answered place footnote under table above caption
Jul
11
comment Manual/automatic line breaks and text alignment in TikZ nodes
Of course you're writing this to provide a standard answer for this usual requirements. Nice idea!
Jul
11
comment Adding captions and “cont.” to framed quotations broken across multiple pages
@cimicimbo You're welcome. I'm glad I could help. It's great that you are considering to offer help here; I'm sure you can help others. If lack of experience worries you, hang around for a while, reading questions and answers, and you'll soon get a vast amount of experience :-).
Jul
11
revised How can I define bullet style for itemize with french option babel?
new code with frenchle
Jul
11
comment How can I define bullet style for itemize with french option babel?
@LudovicC. \AtBeginDocument delays execution to a latter time than most preamble instructions.
Jul
11
answered How can I define bullet style for itemize with french option babel?
Jul
11
comment How can I define bullet style for itemize with french option babel?
You can use \AtBeginDocument{\renewcommand\labelitemi{$\bullet$}}.
Jul
11
comment Adding captions and “cont.” to framed quotations broken across multiple pages
@cimicimbo I updated my answer with a now complete solution using the tcolorbox package (make sure to have the latest version of the package installed in your system).
Jul
11
revised Adding captions and “cont.” to framed quotations broken across multiple pages
new code new image
Jul
11
revised Adding captions and “cont.” to framed quotations broken across multiple pages
new code with caption