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A.Ellett
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51 votes
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52k views

How do I change the font size of the axis tick labels in pgfplots?

47 votes
7 answers
3k views

How can we make a pumpkin, jack-o-lantern, or other halloween spirit, ghoul, or skeleton?

40 votes
5 answers
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A guide to understanding expandability: when to write protected functions and when not to

38 votes
1 answer
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References for \dimexpr \numexpr

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7 answers
78k views

How should imaginary numbers be typeset?

30 votes
2 answers
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What's the difference between the various methods for producing for loops?

26 votes
1 answer
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Guidelines: when is LaTeX3 too much LaTeX3?

24 votes
3 answers
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A better notation to denote arcs for an American high school textbook

22 votes
7 answers
1k views

Test whether passed parameter is a number (possibly floating point) or dimension

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2 answers
1k views

Could someone further elucidate expansion, catcodes, and scantokens...?

21 votes
2 answers
3k views

How is \unexpanded defined?

19 votes
2 answers
4k views

Getting started with LuaTeX and ConTeXt

18 votes
2 answers
511 views

How do I define a new punctuation mark?

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1 answer
42k views

How do I draw a box with tcolorbox

16 votes
1 answer
716 views

How do I write an arara rule to conditionally execute a command

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1 answer
2k views

Why does TikZ ignore my instructions for setting the bounding box?

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2 answers
330 views

How do I generate a warning for an undefined control sequence

15 votes
1 answer
671 views

Is there a LaTeX3 approach to \ignorespaces?

15 votes
4 answers
2k views

How do you test whether a known key value has been set in pgfkeys

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3 answers
1k views

I want to create a command that will conditionally gobble up trailing whitespace: I want an "\unxspace" command

14 votes
1 answer
29k views

How do I left and right justify text within an align environment

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2 answers
3k views

TikZ: anchors of special node “current page” seem to be incorrect in landscape

14 votes
2 answers
520 views

aliasing vs variants --- preferred practices?

14 votes
1 answer
9k views

TikZ: configuring arrow tip appearance not working according to documentation

13 votes
3 answers
1k views

How do others manage their footnotes?

12 votes
1 answer
3k views

How do I get \pgfmathparse to create value rounded to one decimal place?

12 votes
2 answers
243 views

An environment which parses periods differently to redefine their behavior

12 votes
2 answers
270 views

Emulating \@ifnextchar in expl3

12 votes
4 answers
3k views

Why is `\strut` working in these scenarios?

12 votes
1 answer
187 views

When is it safe to assume that \begin{<env_name>} and \<env_name> do the same thing

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