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

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Avoid empty line after full-length footnote

I'm editing a thesis using XeLaTeX. In some pages there are at least two footnotes and sometimes one of them ends with a filled line (I'm not sure this is the best name), so there is an empty line ...
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How to avoid p. after pp. in biblatex?

Can anyone tell me how to avoid mentioning both the pp. and the p. in footnote citing of an article? I kinda find it ugly and redundant. Here is what I mean: 18J.R.R. Tolkien. “On Fairy-Stories”. ...
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How do I remove citation number from footcite

How can I display footnote citations with only the citation text without any footnote number (and also remove it in the text). For example, I would like to get the following footnote (MWE follows): ...
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Hyperref + footnotebackref in longtable

While I'm aware that hyperref doesn't suport footnotes and I quote: hyperfootnotes boolean true Makes the footnote marks into hyperlinks to the footnote text. Easily broken … I'm ...
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how can i make the marginpar note have a number like footnote command does

how can i make the marginpar note have a number like footnote command does? just like this picture show,
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How to cite bibliography in foot notes using TeXmaker? [closed]

I would like to cite bibliography in foot notes using TeXmaker and display ibid if I have already cite the work. All the solutions I've found use BibLaTeX but actually I don't see the possibility to ...
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Flush \thanks to the left margin and turn of text justification

I use footmisc to modify the layout of my footnotes such that the footnote marker and the footnote text flush to the left margin, and I turn off the justification and hyphenation in the footnotes with ...
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Several footnotes in the section heading

How can I insert two footnotes in the section headings? \chapter[aaa]{aaa\protect\footnotemark\footnotemark} \footnotetext{some text1} \footnotetext{some text2} When I use this syntax, I come up ...
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The punctuation signs; comma and dot, below footnote indicator is beautiful in the context of typographic styles?

The norm say: When there are punctuation marks (e.g. a comma, colon or period) at the point where the footnote indicator should be inserted, the indicator is placed after the punctuation in English ...
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beamer column footnote produces format lose.

Using the following code \documentclass[demo]{beamer} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @misc{A01, author = {Author, A. and Buthor, B. and Cuthor, C.}, year = ...
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csquotes: Footnotes after Block Quotes with Quotation Marks

Pretty often, I come across a situation where I'd like to add a footnote to a block quote in order to comment on the passage quoted. \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Footnotes, Cross-Referencing and Updating

I am new to LaTeX and wondering if it is worth using to write up my doctorate. I am a lawyer and there is one thing – perhaps specific to lawyers – which I cannot work out if LaTeX can do. (I have ...
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How do I add an acknowledgement to author as numbered footnote and a footnote to title as symbol footnote?

I need to add a footnote with a * to the title and begin numbered footnotes with the aknowledgements. I have seen individual solutions to all these but never the combination. So far I have attempted ...
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Setting margin for \thanks footnote

I can use \setlength{\footnotemargin}{15pt} to indent a footnote. How do I indent \thanks the same way? MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{setspace} % Allows linespacing ...
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hyperfootnotes=false removes link but superscripts still show up at bottom of table

I want to remove the hyperlinks to the footnotes associated with a table in my document. When I use \usepackage[hyperfootnotes=false]{hyperref}, the hyperlinking action is indeed removed; however, ...
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Caption and tablenotes in two columns (in threeparttablex)

I have a table with a long caption and footnotes on a landscape page, prepared using ThreePartTablex, but it does not fit. I'm now looking for options to make it fit. My best idea so far was to set ...
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Split LaTeX footnotes into two columns

I have a number of short footnotes that form a column and make my paper look pretty crappy, and so I'd like to have LaTeX put multiple footnotes on one horizontal line. I've tried using the ...
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How to move the footer margin closer to the bottom, manually

I have a page built in latex that has a footnote. I am not satisfied with the distance from the bottom to the footnote: it is too large. I want to have a bigger place to write, so I want the footnote ...
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How to reduce line spacing of the footnote

I want to reduce the line spacing of the footnotes to be less than single spacing. I am using the following to start the document: \documentclass[12pt,openbib]{article} ...
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Issue when indexing footnotes (print as syntax error)

Edit: @footnotetext issue solved. Remains this one : I have an issue with indexing footnotes. My footnotes indexing print as syntax errors; the Xelatex output does not print my footnotes as such, ...
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threeparttable: changing indentation of table footnotes

OK ladies and gentlemen, this is a follow-up question. Although most of my concerns have been answered in the previous question, I still have some issues. I want to know if there is a way to have ...
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Biblatex, Oscola, footcite: punctuation

I'm quite happy using the Oscola style. However, I do get a strange result using \footcite: in addition to the dot added by \footcite there is another dot after ibid («ibid..» or, eg, «ibid., 3.») ...
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Use a footnote in the heading with amspset package

I am using the amspset package as follows \documentclass[10pt,letterpaper]{amspset} \usepackage{fullpage, amsthm, amssymb, amsfonts} % info for header block in upper right hand corner \name{Eric ...
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Typesetting: Footnotes in math mode - confusable with exponents?

Consider the following text sample: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} The fermion fields consist of two different chiral components, which are by convention called left- ...
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How to merge multiple footnotes?

Is it possible to merge multiple footnote? For example: "Solution A\footenote{Created by person C} and solution B\footnote{Created by person C} are great". The footnote should then be just one with ...
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Oscola LaTeX problem creating footnotes [closed]

I am having some problems getting footnotes to render properly with Oscola LaTeX. A minimal LaTeX file to illustrate my problem would be: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article} \title{Back to the ...
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Footnote hang, & adding vertical space around footrule

How do I make the footnote hang on a new line? ie have "2012 )." align with the beginning of "Susan" instead of "1". How can I increase the vertical space above and below the footnote line? Can I ...
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Circled footnote symbols with pifont showing arrows instead of circled numbers

I like the change of the footnote appearances with the pifont package \usepackage{pifont} \renewcommand\thefootnote{\ding{\numexpr171+\value{footnote}}} but I have many footnotes [though never more ...
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How to stop biblatex's \footcite to reverse the order of dots/commas and footnote number?

The biblatex \footcite command always moves points or commas, that originally appeared after \footcite, before the footnote number. For example, I have: \documentclass[oneside]{scrbook} ...
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OldStyle Numbers in Body Text Only—Lining Numbers Otherwise

My main font numbers are set to OldStyle. How can I set Lining numbers for: Titles (chapter, section, subsection, &c...), Beginning of enumeration, Page number, and Footnote numbers (but not ...
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Make footnotesep same as line spacing using custom thesis class

I'm starting to write my thesis using a custom (and incredibly old) thesis style that has been doing the rounds in my university (UCL). It seems as if it was originally written by a professor of the ...
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How can I force a footnote to appear on the same page as a particular displayed-math environment?

In this example, \footnotemark and \footnotetext are used respectively inside and immediately outside of an align* environment to create a footnote. (Here the equation-numbering system is being abused ...
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Footnotes in tables [duplicate]

What is the best and simplest way to add footnotes in tables. I used \parnote but it did not give exactly what I am looking for. That is because I have three notes; two of them are same and should ...
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footnote won't show up in my document [duplicate]

I'm trying to add a footnote using \footnote{foobar}. But it won't show up in the footer of the document. I believe this is due to the fact that I manually changed the sizes of the layout of the ...
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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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Footnote references in Beamer

I would like to add full reference in the footnote, in Beamer. I am using MiKTeX 2.9 with TeXNicCenter 2.0 Alpha 3 build 1118. I know about this question Place bibliography items at bottom of frame. ...
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How to get a ragged-right footnote with Memoir

I need to put a rather long list of names in a footnote. They can't be properly hyphenated and do not break into pretty lines, so leaving the right side of text ragged seems a perfect solution to me. ...
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How can I get my footnotes placed similarly in the columns of my document

I just noticed that footnotes on the first and last page of a document get placed differently as demonstrated in this MWE. In this particular example, the problem shows up in a two-column document ...
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Footnotes too close to the text in KOMA scrartcl class

I use the scrartcl KOMA class and I find the footnote too close to the bottom of my text. How can I change it? I would like to have more space between them and have more text on a single page. I ...
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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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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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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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Show footnotes on odd pages only

I'm writing my thesis using the scrbook-class. Is it possible to display footnotes only on the odd (right) pages? This should mean that \footnote{something} should be collected on even pages and ...
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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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Using a footnote in the full name of an acronym

I would like to use a footnote in the full name of an acronym. Here is the minimal (not) working example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{acronym} \usepackage{footnote} \begin{document} ...
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LaTeX error with footnotes

This is the MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{titlepage} \begin{minipage}{0.8\textwidth} ...
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Footnotes numbering placement and XeTeX [closed]

Well, I meet the following problem: the horizontal spacing between the end of a word and the footnote number is much too important – about 1.25ex. Does any one know where this comes from, and how to ...
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Different citation styles for different entry types in the footnotes (biblatex-dw)

Problem I am using biblatex together with the authortitle-dw style. As it is desired in most cases, citations show up in the footnotes in the form "name, shorttitle, pages (if indicated)". However, ...
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Is there a way to always get a table on the same page with corresponding footnotes?

I have a situation where sometimes two tables (who look nearly identical to the one in the MWE) are on the right page with the corresponding footnotes but then unfortunately very often not, ...
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Making footnote numbering per-page when using acronym package

When I use the acronym package like this : \usepackage[footnote]{acronym} The footnotes are numbered across the whole document, which gets ugly when you have more than 10 acronyms in my opinion. ...