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footnote boolean: how to check whether currently in a footnote

Is there a way to check whether I'm currently in a footnote? (This question has already been asked on tex.stackexchange.com, but the accepted answer only provides a solution to the user's specific ...
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Alternative eqref command (generating a footnote)

Sometimes I think it is helpful to have a visual reference to a cited equation, besides its reference number. Let me give a (manual) example of what I'm talking about: \begin{document} (...) ...
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How do others manage their footnotes?

Sometimes I find footnotes either annoying or distracting when trying to edit the body of a text: particularly one which is heavily annotated with footnotes. One solution I've come up with is to ...
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Problem with \renewcommand

I am trying to use \renewcommand to change the size of footnotes throughout the main text. I do this by changing \footenotesize to a different command, \scriptsize. Later on, I would like the command ...
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Custom Footnote Key/ID

I would like footnotes to not show numbers but rather whatever text I want. So something like this: Here is my text. No numbers appear here even though there are footnotes embedded all throughout. ...
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Is it possible to declare a footnote in a way that it will attach to the first occurrence of a given word or phrase?

Is it possible to declare a footnote in a way that it will attach to the first occurrence of a given word or phrase? Doing this in a fully automated way might not be possible (see link below), but if ...
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Print only existing footnotes / suppress empty footnotes

This is a follow-up to my earlier question Merge separate footnotes into text. I now have a similar case, where I need to check whether there actually are footnotes relating to a particular number: ...
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Merge separate footnotes into text

A text (written by someone else) has numbered footnote insertion points: Text text1) text text text2) text text text.3) Text ... The actual footnote-texts are in a second file: 1) text of note ...
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Making \footnote work in leftbar environment

Sorry, it's me again. Gonzalo has hinted me to the very nice leftbar environment in the framed package, which I now use for definitions, theorems and similar environment. Now I've got a new problem: ...
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Changing href's to footnotes

Here is exactly what I am trying to do. I have a file with many commands of the form \href{a}{b} for strings a and b. I would like to redefine \href so that it executes the following: ...