I want to create a rectangle of width 0.2 and height 0.3 cm. I also want it to be filled with blue color.

How can I do such a style so that I can specify just the name of style, position and label for every rectangle?

for a circle I m using -

\tikzset{user/.style={circle, inner sep=0pt, minimum size=0.6cm, fill=red!60, draw=none}}
\node[user] at (2,6) {$A$};

Also How can I do it for other shapes? I mean can somebody point me to a resource so that I can find all the the options for various shapes?

closed as too localized by Jake, lockstep, Martin Schröder, T. Verron, Stefan Kottwitz Feb 20 '13 at 13:02

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    Perhaps just looking in the pgfmanual section 48 Shape Library could help... – Claudio Fiandrino Feb 20 '13 at 8:40
  • The same way you uses for circle is available for rectangle: \tikzset{myrectangle/.style={inner sep=0pt, minimum width=0.2cm, minimum height=0.3cm, fill=blue, draw=none}}. All nodes have a default rectangular shape. For other shapes read manual's shapes library section. – Ignasi Feb 20 '13 at 8:41
  • Since the question is answered by Ignasi's comment and answered in depth in the TikZ manual, I suggest to close this question, since answers doesn't add value to the documentation in the manual. – Stefan Kottwitz Feb 20 '13 at 10:56

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