{footmisc} is a package for customizing the look of footnote symbols and footnote texts.

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Why is my footnote “glued” to the text?

This is the document: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[top=3in, bottom=3in, left=3in, right=3in]{geometry} \usepackage{lipsum} \interlinepenalty=10000 \begin{document} This is first short ...
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Footnote runs onto second page

I have a footnote that begins on one page but the text runs over onto the footnote section of the page afterwards. Any way to fix this? I'm using footmisc and the oneside book class.
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Why are all of my footnotes hyperlinked to the titlepage?

Problem I have various footnotes, which are hyperlinked from the text to the bottom of their respective pages. When I click on the hyperlinks (in the main text), they always take me to the first page ...
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Nested footnotes disrupts comma delineation of footnotes

A solution that resolves LaTeX's inability to properly number nested footnotes has the side effect of abolishing comma delination of sequential footnotes (a feature provided by the footmisc package), ...
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How to break URLs when footnotes are on same line?

Question Footnotes on the same line revealed that it is a good idea to use \usepackage[para]{footmisc}. However, this does not seem to work with URLs: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Enable footnote rule only for split footnotes

I am using \usepackage[norule]{footmisc} to disable the horizontal rule separating my footnotes from the bodytext of my document. However, I would like to keep this rule in the case that the top line ...
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footmisc package - remove star from footnote symbols

I'm using footmisc package for handling footnotes. I want to remove the star (*) from the symbol list? I tried all the combination of \DefineFNsymbols*{}{} and \setfnsymbol{} except the correct ...
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footnotes - on the bottom except on last page of chapter

My school requires that dissertations follow a set of sometimes odd formatting requirements. We have a latex class file which does a reasonable job at bringing documents into compliance with their ...
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Changing size of footnote symbols in titlesec-formatted chapter titles

I am using titlesec to define the formatting of Chapter titles. At present, footnote symbols within these titles appear in the same format, but my author would like them to be somewhat smaller. The ...
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Too many footnotes [duplicate]

I have a text with about 31000 lines, so it is quite long. There are many footnotes in the text (1 every second line or so). I am using footmisc with the option perpage. Halfway through compiling I ...
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Forcing footnotes to appear on the next page

I need a way to make some footnotes appear on page 2n+1 when the text that they're "attached" to occurs on page 2n. Is there something like a \newpage command that I could use in the middle of ...
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Warning “Command \@makecol has changed.”

When I compile my document I get the following warning Command \@makecol has changed. TexStudio points to the file footmisc.sty. Of course I've tried to install its latest version (2011/06/06 v5.5b) ...
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hspace except at the beginning of a line

I am using the footmisc package: \usepackage[perpage,para]{footmisc} Every time I make a footnote, I use my own podnote command: \newcommand{\podnote}[1]{\footnote{\hspace{-1ex}#1}} However, I ...
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Using footmisc's para option in lscape

I'd like to use the para option of the package footmisc to make a compact list of (short) footnotes. This works well for regular pages, but stops working when I switch to landscape mode. Does anyone ...
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How to automatically align left footnotes

I didn't find any option with the footmisc package to align the footnotes on the left (in otherwords, some kind of auto-\raggedright). Could I do it without any package, namely with some ...
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Footnote on document author with footmisc

I'm using the following: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[bottom,flushmargin,hang,multiple]{footmisc} \title{Title} \author{Joe Blow\footnote{Address}} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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How can I set short footnotes next to each other (two-column style)?

When having a comparatively large number of footnotes that are each very short (URLs say), it sometimes looks weird to have them stack up to a high footnote tower, especially in a minipage or some ...
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Incompatibility between footmisc-option multiple and hyperref

There is a question about nested footnotes with commas, which has some answers. Nested footnotes can be properly numbered, and they can be properly hyperlinked. Remaining problem: Hyperlinked ...
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Decrease footnotes margin in moderncv

I'm beginning with LaTeX, so this question is may be obvious. When using moderncv package, if I add footnotes to my document, the footnotes take too much space. How can I decrease the footnotes ...
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Improper symbol mark of footnote in minipage environment

I think that the footmisc package has predefined the sympol mark series, but in minipage environment they become invalid. See below \documentclass{book} \usepackage[symbol*,stable]{footmisc} ...
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Changing the optional argument of a package at some point in the document

Is it possible to change the optional argument from <option 1> to <option 2> (given to a loaded package <package> via \usepackage[<option x>]{<package>}) at an arbitrary ...
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footmisc in beamer citations get lost

Since I want to take advantage as much as possible of the space in a poster I'm making I want to make the footnotes (that include citations) appear continuous (in one line). After searching I found ...
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“Dynamic Endnotes” (footnotes on side): what to do with footnotes at the end of the page?

I want to use what Bringhurst calls "dynamic endnotes", i.e. footnotes in the marginpar. This can be easily achieved with the footmisc package. However, I need some support and guidance how to handle ...
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How to suppress ALL hyperfootnotes; not just the first

Here the author points out a comment in the footmisc manual: The hyperref package has ambitions to make hyperlinks from footnote marks to the corresponding footnote body; naturally this causes ...
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Footnotes: Is it possible to combine “para” and “standard” style with one counter?

I know the para option of the footmisc package. I also know how to define seperate kinds of footnotes with manyfoot and that this package has the para option as well. I am looking for a way to ...
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How to align short footnotes (centred) and longer footnotes (left) in one document

I am wondering whether there is some package/code that addresses the following three criteria: Shorter footnotes, e.g. Quine (1960, 22), would be sitting centred on the bottom of the page, if (and ...
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Changing footnote marker position

I am using \footmisc to customize footnotes, but I just can't get the footnote marker where I want it to be(the one that appears at the bottom of the page; not the one in the text, to which I don't ...
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footmisc has to be loaded after setspace - Why?

If footmisc package is loaded before the setspace package, then it doesn't work. Though I don't need a work around, since this is easy to incorporate in a document, I just thought that I should share ...
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Change the size of the footnote counter IN the footnote

The footmisc package is quite useful for changing the layout/style of a footnote text itself. Eg: \renewcommand\footnotelayout{\scriptsize} However, how do you change the size of the footnote ...
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Footnotes running off edge of page

When using long section titles and the para option from footmisc, the footnotes are pushed off the edge of the page. E.g. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[para]{footmisc} ...
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footnoterule not moving with footnote

I'm using the book documentclass and the footmisc package. I made some changes to the original footnote macros, and this causes the following problem when the footnoted word is on the last couple of ...
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Decrease the space between two type of footnotes

I’m using two types of footnotes in my document, but when I use the two types in the same page, the space between the two blocks is too large (the paper size small, so it is problematic). Is there a ...
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bigfoot and footmisc do not work well together with “multiple” option

I would like the footnotes from the example to appear comma-separated where they are referenced in the text. The "multiple" option of footmisc should be able to do this, but it does not work. How can ...
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footmisc effects with endnotes

I want my endnotes to simulate the effect of \usepackage[para,norule,hang]{footmisc} With these settings, footnotes occur within a single paragraph. Each endnote, by contrast, begins on a new ...
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Left-Aligning footnotes in Beamer

How can I align the footnote to the left, so that the 'a' from 'aligned' stands directly below the 'T' of 'This'? Using \usepackage[flushmargin]{footmisc} "eats" the footnote completely. ...
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Add space between margin and footnote marker

Consider the following minimal working example: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage[hang]{footmisc} \setlength{\footnotemargin}{1em} \begin{document} Content.\footnote{Footnote} \end{document} I ...
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multiple footnotes using footmisc within author/thanks context

I'm working on a paper with a large list of authors, hence I've switched to numeric author indices as illustrated at http://www.latex-community.org/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=1517&view=next . Now I ...
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Is this the right way to format foot notes?

Using the command \newcommand\@makefntext[1]{% \noindent\makebox[.02\columnwidth][l]{\@thefnmark}% \parbox[t]{.98\columnwidth}{#1}} I got the desired result for the foot notes, as shown in the ...
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Different line spacing in text and footnotes when using \usepackage[para]{footmisc}

Hope this hasn't already been addressed: I would like my linespacing in the footnotes to be small whilst having double or more linespace in the text. I've been using ...
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footsmisc perpage-option applied to other but standard footnote

I have two sets of footnotes defined in the document (Basically I am trying to get around a "counter too large" error on the second set.): \usepackage{bigfoot} \DeclareNewFootnote[para]{default} % ...
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footmisc hang and multiple only work with english document langage [duplicate]

When I set the document to my local langage, French, and with appropriate quote style in LyX, this preamble doesn't work (neither hang nor multiple, which other options do work), ...
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Making footmisc work with manyfoot or bigfoot

How is it possible to get the side option of footmisc to work with the manyfoot or bigfoot packages? The following displays the footnotes in the bottom of the page. The footnotes show on the sides ...
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Table footnotes in same line

What I need to do: footnotes written (typset) in the same paragraph/line within tabular environment. What I am doing: \begin{table}[!htb] \caption{Caption text.} \label{tab:text} ...
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Second line of the footnote aligned left

I have used the footmisc package, in order to suppress the indentation at the beginning of my footnotes. \usepackage[hang]{footmisc} \setlength\footnotemargin{15pt} So, the first line begins with ...
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fixfoot.sty with symbols?

I'm currently using fixfoot.sty(along with footmisc.sty), and I'd like to use footnote symbols (rather than numbers). fixfootdoesn't seem equipped to deal with this out of the box; it uses the ...
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Footnotes misbehaving in report go to front page but behave correctly in other report

I wonder if anyone can advise me as to what is wrong? I have a LaTeX report where I referencing the same footnote more than once on a page in the Introduction: documentclass[oneside,11pt]{report} ...
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Footnote line spacing is wrong [closed]

I am using a lyx package to make footnotes in a XeTeX document that compiles to a PDF. The package is: #\DeclareLyXModule{Bigfoot} #DescriptionBegin #Adds some additional footnote insets. Based upon ...
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How to get sansserif font with footmisc package

Why does the footmisc package disable my footnote font settings? I want footnotes in a sans serif font, and have found a way to do this using \addtokomafont but I would also like a hanging indent ...
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“Continued on next page” automatically inserted in footnote

Re: bigfoot (three different sets of footnotes used) and footmisc. I am looking for a way to have a symbol (~☞) or text (Cont'd.) inserted automatically at the end of each footnote that continues ...
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Prevent LaTeX from splitting footnotes across two pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Footnote runs onto second page In my KOMA-Script document … \documentclass[smallheadings,a4paper,twoside=false,12pt]{scrbook} … I currently use the following header ...