{footnotes} is about typesetting footnotes. Popular packages are {footmisc}, {footnote}, and {bigfoot}.

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Create a new command that makes a footnote with a custom prefix

New to macros here, I need to be able to create a document with the regular footnote commands and a custom command that makes footnotes work identically to the regular one but add a prefix ''R'' ...
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Format footnotes in combination with page footer

See picture: First question: - How can I decrease the space between the footnotes and the page footer (arrow). it's not \footskip, and for \textheight I need to change the whole geometry which ...
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reledmac: \footnoteX within \edtext

I have a problem with footnotes within the edtext of the reledmac package. The footnoteA in the edtext{ quidem} is fine as is. \documentclass[paper=a5,fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[normalem]{...
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Line at the bottom of the page [duplicate]

I wanna create a line at the bottom of the page. Can someone tell me which code I should to use to achieve this simple task. As encircled in the image below.
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Adress of the Creator of the package footnotebackref? [on hold]

In relation to this problem, footnotebackref does not work with babel or polyglossia for french I seek a way to contact Hol­ger Lange so that I can communicate the bug.
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ModernCV Footnote and Text

I am using modernCV documentclass, casual style and my resumé letter is more than a whole page. Unfortanetly, the text collides with the footnote, or to be more precise, it is very close to the ...
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Longtable and landscape: wrong position of title and footnote

I have a problem with landscape longtable: the title and footnotes are not in the right position. I tried to delete format \geometry{left=1.2in,right=1.2in,top=1.00in,bottom=1.0in} and it works. ...
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Footnote mark in regular size

Is it possible to set the footnote mark into a regular size (rather than exponent) and between brackets? Actually, I would like to put some bibliography in the footer, something like : Blablabla [1] ...
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Reset footnote for paragraphs spread in two pages [duplicate]

To reset footnote numbering on each page I use \usepackage[perpage]{footmisc} But if a paragraph including a footnote spread in two pages, the numbering is not reset on the next page -----...
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Reset footnote counter by section with footmisc [duplicate]

I would like to reset my footnote counter for every section in my article, and I am using the footmisc package. I have seen the perpage option, and similarly there are questions on how to achieve this ...
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Footnote indentation 1.25cm of multiple lines footnotes

I am trying to indent multiline footnotes 1.25cm after and including the second line. This is the code fragment that my template uses to set-up footnotes, which needs to be adapted: \...
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Writing tilde in footnote url [duplicate]

I try to write footnote in my file as \footnote{http://chasen.org/\~taku/software/yamcha/} But the tilde is compiled as /∼ in my web browser. So it can not reach the webpage. I tried using ...
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Space between footnotes and text

I am using koma-script for writing my final thesis and have the following problem: The space between my main text body and the footnoterule is not unified, it differs at every page and it is mainly ...
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Biblatex: Change date/year output for one literature-type only

I have a book that uses footnotes and several bibliographies, and includes books, articles and the like. Ordinarily, the citation style author-year and along the lines of "Author (Year), Title, ...
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Free positioning of footnotes/comments

I am writing a paper in which I want the ''normal'' footnotes to appear in the references list as usual, BUT as opposed to them I wish to insert one comment which will appear at the bottom of the ...
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How to make the footnote starting from \dag? [duplicate]

The default sequence of symbol footnote is *,\dag,\ddag,... How can I make the footnote starting from \dag, i.e., the sequence \dag,\ddag,...? Thanks in advance. (I have the package \usepackage[...
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Citations in footnotes on the same page, using LyX?

I am aware that citations on the same page in LaTeX are possible with biblatex (1, 2). But how do I make them appear automatically as footnotes in LyX, when I add citations using the built-in ...
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Why and how does `alphalph` change the reference of dingbats selected from `pifont`?

If you want to get a custom alphabet for symbolic footnotes, alphalph is a great package for it. However, it does not seem to play nicely with many other symbol font packages(bbding,pifont, &c.). ...
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Footnote margins

I want to increase the right margin for my footnotes for 1cm. The right margin for the text is 4cm, so the footnotes should have a margin of 5cm. Does anyone know how to do that? My MWE (kind of): \...
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Biblatex with BiBTeX backend, Same Footnumbers and Bibliography Numbers, while different Style in Footnote and Bibliography

fellow TeX-enthusiasts! I'm using Biblatex with the BibTeX backend (Please don't tell me I need to use Biber, it don't work an my system for some reason...) I have two problems, which I can solve ...
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Insert a Comment as a special footnote, marked by author and with the option to hide

Well, I am writing my PhD. In this phase I am passing the nearly finished text for revision. I want to give it with certain comments aimed to the tutor, and hide them and show another corpus of ...
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Combine \footcite with \citeauthor

I'm fairly new on using LaTex, so maybe this is a really simple question to answer. I've rewritten the whole question due to the comments made. What I'm trying to do is to declare my own command that ...
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Automatically generate new commands and keyval definitions

I would like to automatically define new commands and keyval definitions anytime that a command beginning with the prefix \fn is used within a string. Part I below is the stub that needs to be ...
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Why does \parbox lose footnotes?

The motivation is presumably that footnotes are formatted immediately and inside a parbox \hsize does not equal \textwidth (although, unlike a minipage, \textwidth doesn't change). The mechanism is ...
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Alterantive to the mdframed package for proper footnotes?

I have several pages of text in my book that i want to put in a box with a lightgrey background. I was trying to use mdframed, and lookswise it is what i wished for. However, I use (several) footnotes ...
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What is this wacky definition of \@makefnmark trying to accomplish?

A journal style file that shall remain nameless contains this code: \def\thestandardf@@tnote{\@arabic\c@footnote} \def\@makefnmark{% \hbox{% \ifx\thefootnote\thestandardf@@tnote \@...
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Don't break item (without disappearing footnotes)

I am trying to keep items (used within a command) from breaking internally, but the solutions I've found end up causing the footnotes to disappear. Any advice on how to keep the footnotes alive but ...
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footnote inside a tested string

I would like to create a footnote within a command that tests the parent string (using xstring), such as: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{etex} \usepackage{xstring} \begin{document} \...
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How to insert an extra footnote without changing the previous numbering?

LaTeX is very good in adjusting the numbering -- and more importantly the references to it -- when inserting new chapters, sections, etc. Legal documents (and books), at least here in Germany, tend ...
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Which package or option forces footnotes to use symbols?

I've read that footnotes are numbered by default, but in my case, they use symbols by default, and the symbols are pretty ugly: in some cases they overlap the following characters. Why aren't arabic ...
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Wrong line-spacing with fbb package within footnotes

The following example results in a file with incorrect line-spacing. The line containing the Ä and Ö has a slightly bigger spacing than all other lines within the footnote. Other fonts don't seem to ...
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How do I get rid of “Note1”, “Note2”, … for footnotes placed in the bibliography?

I am writing an article based on the APS (American Physical Society), Physical Review B article format. This places all footnotes in the numbered bibliography at the end of the article. All ...
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footnotemark equivalent for tablefootnote

There is an option to mark the same cross reference in footnote using footnotemark. Can I do the same for tablefootnote? MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tablefootnote} \begin{document} ...
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Text and image, side by side, in footnote

I would like to have the text of my footnote on the left of an image. I've tried: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{wrapfig} \begin{document} Some text\footnote{\begin{wrapfigure}[5]{r}{.5\textwidth}...
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toggle presence of footnote rule

I have two kinds of footnotes, for which I need two kinds of footnote rules. The MnWE below describes what I want to see. I can turn off the standard rule by uncommenting the line %\usepackage[...
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Making \vfill work with footmisc package

I had some trouble getting my footnotes to stick to the bottom of the page, so I used: \usepackage[hang,bottom]{footmisc}. This solved the problem, but for one part of my document I want to place a ...
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Footnote in \quote{}

I have the following code: \email{abc@a.com} \homepage{www.abc.com} \extrainfo{Skype: lala} \photo[64pt][0.4pt]{picture} \quote{Somequotes} ... \begin{document} I would like to insert a footnote in ...
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scrartcl: Set footnote marker outside the mark width box

In the scrartcl package, the \deffootnote command is used to adjust the typesetting of footnotes: \deffootnote[<mark width>]{<indent>}{<parindent>}{<definition>} … which ...
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Footnote missing when used with table, tabularx

I'm using fithesis3 class and I'm unable to get to work table + tabularx + footnotes + footnote references. I have tried \tablefootnote - http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/35328 \scrextend (\footref) ...
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Table foot note not showing

I am trying to use footnotes in a table, and I saw a regular \footnote{} wouldn't work, but \tablefootnote{} should be used instead, therefore importing its package. I did that, but the footnote is ...
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Forcing latin alphabet as a footnote mark

in a multilingual document (greek and english) i want to change the footnote mark from arabic numbers to the latin alphabet. here is how i try to do it,but when i compile it with xelatex i get the ...
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Second line of footnote appearing behind first line

I'm having issues with my footnotes. They appear like in the following image. The second line appears after the position of the first line. Why might this be?
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Semantic linefeeds and problem with space before footnote mark [duplicate]

I have started to use semantic linefeeds for the purposes of version control, as suggested by e.g. Brandon Rhodes, which I found through the answer: How to format source to take advantage of VCS? It ...
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Why are the Spaces Between Footnotes So Large? (tcolorbox)

I am using tcolorbox to create numberless footnotes to put math definitions at the bottom of the page. The point is that they're supposed to be noticeable and readable, but not so large as to take up ...
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Longtables and footnotes

I have several footnotes in a longtable that streches over 4 pages. The problem is that my footnotes only appear on one page of the longtable (the one they were inserted on), whereas I want them to ...
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Why can't I use footnote in the usual manner in the following code?

Why can't I use footnote in the usual manner in the following code, \documentclass[oneside]{book} \pagestyle{plain} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm,amssymb,xcolor,amscd,enumerate,verbatim,calc,graphicx,...
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Multiple citations as footnotes in one line in beamer presentation style

Following this and this, for slides with a lot of citations appearing in footnotes, can I have multiple "author, year" citations on the same line, e.g.: 1 name year 2 name year 3 name year 4 name ...
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How do I put a footnote in the bibliography? [duplicate]

I want to have my footnotes look just like citations in the text, and to have their content contained in the bibliography, so the code in the body would look like: ...blah blah\footnote{Incidentally, ...
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Vertical alignment of fonts from different language groups

Dear Fellow TeX enthusiasts, Thanks very much for help with solving earlier problems with the Devanagari Package. I'm working without KOMA-Scripts for the moment in Xelatex/Xetex and am trying to ...
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Format footnotes

How can I adjust the indent of the footnote (red arrow) and the space after the number in the footnote (blue arrow)? And why do I get this ugly new line artifact after a normal line break (green arrow)...