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

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Use single or compact spacing in side notes

I have a document that by default uses double spacing. This is fine for the main text, but side notes use lots of space. How can I disable double spacing for margin side notes? ...
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Sort footnotes alphabetically or per-page glossary

I'd like to create a document where glossary entries are on each page in the footnotes and I've been able to do that (see MWE below), but I'd like the footnote glosses to be sorted alphabetically, but ...
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Only print footnote rules for certain streams when they're alone on the page

I'm using the reledmac package, along with the reledpar package, and I'd like to modify how the footnote rules appear. But, being a novice, I can only get so far. (See MWE). The document contains ...
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Footnote separator line appears in the wrong side of the page

I'm writing my Master's thesis and so far, no big problems. Now I have this issue with the footnote separator line at the beginning of one chapter, only on this page: it appears on the right instead ...
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Footnotes on the current page with mdframed

Is there a way to force a footnote to be on the current page when I use a multi-page mdframed box ? With this box, I must use the pair \footnotetext/\footnotemark. Currently, I used this next code. ...
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Linux Libertine & Sequential Footnote Markers In Body Text [duplicate]

I've discovered what seems to be a fairly significant anomaly in the way the normally very good Linux Libertine font handles—or rather doesn't handle—footnote reference marks when they occur ...
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forcing breaks in gigantic footnotes

I have huge footnotes with linguistic examples in them. For some reason xelatex (texlive 2015) decides to put everything onto the next page and leave a huge hole. I was reading around and found the ...
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How I could raise a footnote?

I try to use the \footnote command inside \raisebox. But then the text of the footnote disappears! Is there a simple way to appear the footnote back? Please, take this XeLaTeX MWE ...
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Convert custom footnote environment with “environ” to endnotes

To convert footnotes to endnotes, I know I can use the endnotes package with the commands shown below. Because I often have long footnotes I have created a custom environment for them using the ...
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Footnotes on Facing Pages

Perhaps eledmac or a similar package can do this and I missed it in the docs. What I am seeking to do is this: have text on one page (always left), with footnotes covering that page on the right, ...
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Changing the page number/footnote number font?

I think I've been using this code: \renewcommand{\footnotesize}{\fontfamily{phv}\selectfont\scriptsize} It changes the font of the footnote but not the number of the footnote itself. Any way to ...
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Extra } or forgotten \endgroup when using footcite in table

I have a problem using footcite of bibtex and \makesavenoteenv of footnote together. This is my (not so minimal) MnWE, where I am trying to use \footcite inside a table floating environment: ...
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Footnotes in table with savenotes

After considering options for getting my footnotes to work (Footnotes in tables?), I settled on the savenotes environment. Sadly it seems to work randomly, based on the position in the table. I have ...
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Referencing footnotes

I am in the position of needing footnotes for my document. I found that the syntax is: Something pretty complicated\footnote{This complicated thing needs details.} This will make my source hard to ...
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How to put footnotes inside table inside minipages in the same page as the tables?

I have footnotes inside tables that are inside minipages (to put two tables in the same row in a two-column article). I use \addtocounter{footnote}{1} \footnotetext[\value{footnote}]{ blah blah} ...
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biblatex Error 'cite' undefined: autocite=footnote with biblatex-mla

I would like to use the MLA citation style in footenotes. The following mwe produces the expected result. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[backend=biber, style=mla]{biblatex} ...
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How can I pit a \footnote within \itemize within \minipage in Tufte class?

I'm writing up lecture notes using the Tufte-class book, and I've been getting this constant error in reference to using a footnote within an itemize environment within a minipage. I would post a ...
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Footnote re-starts in each page

I am using the following shell for my PhD thesis and I have added so many packages that I am not sure which one is restarting the footnote in each page in 1. Can someone please help me? Thank you ...
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Footnotes in a tabbing environment that breaks across pages

I am trying to use footnotes in a very long tabbing environment that breaks across two or more pages. I would like the footnote text to appear at the bottom of the page on which it occurs, however I ...
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Footnote environment (memoir, article or amsart)

Is there a footnote environment? Few cases are known% \begin{footnote} The first experiments date back to 1912, when\ldots A second paragraph. \end{footnote} Context I have a customized ...
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How does \thanks work in LaTeX article class?

I am trying to figure out how it happens that \thanks in the standard LaTeX article class (with no options specified) is typeset with an asterisk for the footnote mark. I got lost trying to trace ...
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A problem with two column footnotes in XeLatex

My file must be compiled by XeLateX and its footnotes should be sorted in two columns in each page. So I use this code in the preamble: \documentclass{article} ...
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How to remove indentation in footnote?

On the first page, I put "corresponding author" in a footnote. However, there is unwanted indentation before * (see the picture below). I tried \noindent but didn't work. MWE is at below. ...
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How can I put my name and address at the bottom of the first page?

In an article, I want to put, at the bottom of the first page, my references (name, laboratory, email...) but I do not know how to do so.
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Adjacent margin footnotes

I would like to have footnotes in the margin of a document, on the same line as the word with the footnote mark, even if there are many footnote marks on the same line. Right now, I can only get the ...
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Minion's footnotefigures mistakenly appear in non-roman text formats

The MinionPro package offers the option footnotefigures. When active, special glyphs are used for footnotes, which look a bit thicker than normal numbers. This option is defined as ...
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Changing the sign near author email

I use the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{authblk} \date{\today} \title{Some Title} \author[1]{Prof. First Person\thanks{PFh@som.ac.il}} \author[2]{Dr. Second Man ...
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Footnotes within \paragraph

I am writing my first university paper in Latex and I am getting compile errors when trying to use \footnote{} within the \paragraph{} command. My document looks roughly like: \begin{document} ...
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How to add a footnote to an equation number?

I would like to add a footnote to an equation number. For example, it should look like: (This figure is taken from MS word.) Does anyone know how to do this in latex? I have tried the following ...
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Change footnote numbering format to a custom mapping

My text contains some footnotes, and I want the footnote symbols in the text to be the English letters and the corresponding counterparts in the page footer to be Hindi numbers from 1 to 26, how may I ...
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How to change the definition of footnotes without \makeatletter and \makeother

I want to change the definition of footnotes in order to be able to change the footnote symbol for some footnotes (the footnotes corresponding to the authors of a paper). I tried the recommendation of ...
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Springer LNCS Template: Same footnote for two authors

To add footnotes to authors in the Springer LNCS template one should not use \footnote{}, but \thanks{}. Source Code: \author{Author 1\thanks{author footnote...}} This results in the author ...
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Footnotemark appearing at beginning of line

As you can see from the picture below, the custom footnotemark somehow appeared at the beginning of a new line. I know I can force it using \nolinebreak, but this shouldn't happen at all, should it? ...
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tabu X column with negative width coefficient and footnotes too wide

When using tabu X columns one can specify negative coefficients to shrink the columns to their natural width: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabu} \begin{document} \begin{tabu}{|X[-1]|X|} \hline ...
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reledmac, bibleref entry in footnoteA and line number in Index

When I have bibleref in \Xfootnote and use index, in index entry appears line number of the footnote. I'd prefer instead of line number of footnote would be line number what footnote refers. Or ...
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Conflict between footnote and tikz

It seems that the tikz package prevents the footnote package to function properly within a minipage. \documentclass[11pt]{memoir} \usepackage{footnote} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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Changing the look of the endnotes on the 'Notes' page (\theendnotes)

In the report I am writing, I am using both footnotes and endnotes; footnotes just as normal footnotes, but endnotes for citations (I don't particularly like the normal way of citing things in LaTeX). ...
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How can I set the space between footnotes and page number equal to the space I have between text and page number?

The page numbers are at the bottom center of my document. From time to time, I add footnotes but realised that the space between the footnotes and the page number is not the same for the case I do not ...
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Footnote indent problem

My code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{comment} \usepackage[hang, perpage,para,symbol*]{footmisc} \usepackage{biblatex} \usepackage{scrextend} ...
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Breaking of footnote with pifont in alternative4ht helpers4ht

The last update of alternative4ht, in order to fix the tables in tex4ht see here, has a consequence that the redefinition of \thefootnote with pifont is broken. there are two versions of the ...
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Larger footnote numbers with hang option not appearing as superscript in enumerate [duplicate]

I have the problem, that my footnote number does not appear as superscript at the word. Instead it appears as normal number directly after the word. This is part of a template I should use. However, ...
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Hyperlinked footnote and footcite markers automatically separated by raised commas

The posting Incompatibility between footmisc-option multiple and hyperref contains a solution to having consecutive footnote markers hyper-linked and automatically separated by raised commas. How to ...
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Multiple references to same footnotes in memoir with cleveref and french babel

I'm trying to have multiple references to a footnotes, in a class memoir (or report) and using [french]babel and cleveref. According to this question Multiple references to the same footnote with ...
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Note does not appear in the minipage and the minipage exceeds the margin boundary

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs,threeparttable} \hyphenpenalty=2000 \exhyphenpenalty=2000 \begin{document} \begin{minipage}{\marginparwidth} \centering \begin{tabular}{r r r} ...
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Switching from two- to one-column mode after loading the ftnright package

The first part of my document is in two-column mode. I load the ftnright package in the preamble so that all footnotes in this part of the document will appear in the right-hand columns. The second ...
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Footnote in math mode: how to use symbols instead of numbers?

In this and that post, it is explained how to put a footnote in math mode. The problem is that the number of footnotemark might be confused with exponents and viceversa: how can I use a symbol (say §, ...
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How to insert footnote with latex \input?

I have two tex files and use the command \input to include the table on my main file as follows: Main.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{inconsolata} \usepackage{url} ...
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Bottomrule not working in a self-made environment 2

I'm making a table with threeparttablex and longtable packages. When I use caption, I get an error with \hline and \thead commands. So, I had to disable the three following lines. But I need these ...
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Footnotes for a table

My question is so simple and straightforward. How to make footnote for an element of a table? \begin{table} \centering \label{priority list} \begin{footnotesize} ...
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Footnote separator is on the wrong direction in Hebrew documents

I am using XeLaTeX and polyglossia for Hebrew typesetting. I have found out that when I am using footnotes (when Hebrew is the default language), they appear on the right direction, but the footnote ...