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

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Why does the stemma appear twice in the footnote?

This is annoying, the stemma appears twice when I typeset this. probably something wrong with the \rhet command: % XeLaTeX can use any Mac OS X font. See the setromanfont command below. % Input to ...
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Why is \footnote{} not making a footnote?

It makes the raised number but there's nothing below it. Qbert\footnote{Observe the popularity of foreign names} The packages I'm using are: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{book} ...
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Single spaced footnotes with bigfoot?

Can I make footnotes single spaced with bigfoot? According to this answer, setspace shouldn't affect footnotes -- which is true, as long as I don't use bigfoot. MNWE (modified version of this): ...
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multiple sets of footnotes [duplicate]

I am using a biblatex style that puts the references as footnotes and also adds them to the bibliography at the end (taken from here). In addition I want to use footnotes to move long passages, e.g. ...
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Deleting Footnotes Temporarily For Better Readability

In a document I use \autocite and \footnote(and biblatex what might not be an important information). I redefined \footnote (\renewcommand{\footnote}[1]{}) in order to produce a document with no ...
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How to use \url in sloppypar to make url into multi-lines?

I met a problem about how to make the long link into a multi-lines one. The following is LaTeX code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[colorlinks,citecolor=black,linkcolor=black]{hyperref} ...
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put a footnote just in down margin no near of body text [duplicate]

i want put footnote just margin down no near body text i find this where i can handle the space between body text and down margin but is hard calculate space for all my footnotes ...
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Insert footnotes with \href [duplicate]

This seems like a very common practice, but an hour of researching the question has gotten me nowhere. Is it not possible to insert the URI for the call to \href (#1) as a footnote? I've tried ...
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\dag doubles index entries - how to avoid?

Using the symbol \dag within a splitindex command, in the index output two entries are produced: One naming the pages where the \sindex command is used in the text, another where it is used in the ...
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Footnote in tabularx doesn't work (with hyperref)

Here is the min file: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx}[1999/01/07] % v2.07 \usepackage{hyperref}% 2012/10/15 v6.83k \listfiles \begin{document} \begin{minipage}[t]{.5\linewidth} ...
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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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Print mdframed footnotes at bottom of page instead of after frame

If there is a \footnote inside an mdframed environment, then I can control, via the footnoteinside=false flag, whether or not I want those footnotes included inside the frame or outside. But even when ...
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biblatex - year in parentheses for references with authoryear? [duplicate]

According to guidelines, besides printing the year in parentheses in the bibliography (which is working by default), I must have the year in parentheses for the references. Also, I have to use ...
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Move the footnote text away from the footnote command in code

I have some text with a couple of footnotes in tables which I handle with the footnote package. The footnote text is very very long and it makes the code unreadable, it happened already that I had to ...
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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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Explanation of a word in a footnote at the bottom of the page [duplicate]

I want to provide an explanation for a word as a footnote at the bottom of the page in which the word appears. For instance, in the main text, I would have Here is my word¹ and, in a footnote ...
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Insert a url in a footnote [duplicate]

I would like to insert a url in a footnote but that isn't working. I use the following code : \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,final]{article} \usepackage{color} ...
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Multiple footnotes break revtex4-1 [closed]

I am observing the same behavior that occurred in a previous question. However, I have been able to figure out what is the problem: basically, using multiple footnotes causes the () to appear. For ...
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Copyright disclaimer as a footnote at bottom of first page

I am writing a scientific paper and I am having difficulty adding a "copyright" footer on the first page. I am currently having a paper which looks like this (from howtotex.com): (Link to ...
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problem with footnote in xepersian : “ Undefined control sequence \small By me\footnote”

I have problem in using xepersian package. When I use footnote, it come with the error Undefined control sequence \end but without xepersian it works properly. I use MiKTeX 2.9 here is the code ...
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How to add correctly numbered footnotes in RevTex4-1

So, I'm using RevTex4-1 and at some point I need to add a footnote, which in Revtex goes to the bibliography. However, the footnote is not being numbered according to the natural numeration of the ...
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Footnotes in tabular environments within multicols

I'm running into a strange inconsistency when I use footnotes in and out of tabular environments within multicols. In particular, I'm declaring a savenotes environment in a style file as follows: ...
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Different formatting of footnote mark in text and in footnote

I want that my footnotes have numbers like this: in the text : like this : (7) instead of just 7. in the bottom of the page (where the note text is) : like this : 7. This is my note... blah... ...
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Disable hyphenation in footnotes

I want to disable hyphenation in footnotes, because I have special codes for a special program and the readers should copy this code into his program and therefore its not good, that there is a hyphen ...
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\footnote reference doesn't jump to correct page [duplicate]

I have a footnote, and when I click the reference link in PDF, it jumps to the start of the document. It never shows up the page where the footnote is or should be. code: ...
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Footnote in tabu table not shown

Which package should I use for proper footnote handling in tabu tables? I thought tabu was supposed to do everything tabularx does, but footnotes do not show up in tabu tables. Working (using ...
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How can I make footnote text color match body text color?

How can I modify the following code to also make the footnote text blue (globally, for all footnotes), like the body text? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{color} \begin{document} \color{blue} ...
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Why \ifnum\c@mpfootnote does not work inside tabular?

Why \ifnum\c@mpfootnote does not work inside tabular? Should not I get no footnote-rule? I am just puzzled! \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \makeatletter \long\def\@mpfootnotetext#1{% ...
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Colon problems in BibLaTeX citation style

I have to use the bibliography entry for the first citation of a source. This bibliography string contains several colons which are unfortunately not visible in the footnote. The following minimal ...
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Strange behaviour of \textsection in footnote with fixltx2e

This is a follow-up question to How do I enable protrusion for footnotes with \fnsymbol using microtype?, and my answer there. The MWE that I provided there \documentclass[10pt]{article} ...
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Font size of \url in footnote

I use this \renewcommand{\UrlFont}{\normalsize} for make the fontsize smaller. I will like to make somthing similar for making only the \url smaller and only when it is used in a footnote. Text in ...
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Footnote in tabular environment

It seems as if footnotes would have only a problem with the table environment but in my minimal example non of those answers Footnotes in Tabulars? Footnote in table seem to work for the tabular ...
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latex, how to put superscript and link to URL downpage

In a document, how do we do this: i.e. how to put a superscript and then link it to a link as shown in the diagram?
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footnote inside itemize

I know that I should use \footnotemark and \footnotetext{} (or not?) for putting a footnote inside an itemize environment, but when the items are split on more pages, I want the footnote to be placed ...
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How do I enable protrusion for footnotes with \fnsymbol using microtype?

In microtype package (v.2.5 beta 06) and footnote protrusion, custom protrusion for footnote numbers is enabled. However, as soon as I edit the footnote characters to the ones generated by \fnsymbol ...
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BibLaTeX Citetracker Confusion

I have the following requirement: For the first time an author / the authors are mentioned, there has to be a "full" citation, matching the entry of the bibliography. After that, a short form is used, ...
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How does one reference a footnote for a second time? [duplicate]

I have a document in which I have a footnote ("footnote 1") with some special explanation. Later in the document there is a need/want to appeal to this special explanation. In this second instance, I ...
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how to change the footnote text color in ConTeXt?

The default color of footnote texts is black, if I want to change it into red, how can I achieve this? I have used the \setupfootnotes [textcolor=red] or \setupfootnotes ...
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Neutral command to hide footnotes from wordcount

I currently have do all of my citations and footnotes with the commands \ac and \fn respectively, which I have set up as shorter versions of the full commands. I want to be able to print my document ...
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gb4e + biblatex error “patching footnotes failed”

I'm having a problem while using gb4e and biblatex in the same file. It does compile, but I get an "patching footnotes failed" warning. Minimal example: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Create a footnote in node in a tikzpicture

I would like to add a footnote to a node in a TikZ picture, but every solution I could imagine fails. I tried using a minipage, too. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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\parencite in footnote: where to put the full stop?

I am not entirely sure, if this question fits the agenda of this site. I you feel that it does not, please accept my apologies. Just a brief question: If I have a footnote with a quote, then ...
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\nocite-like macro for \footfullcite in beamer

Is there any macro similar to the behavior of \nocite?, in the sense of printing an entry of the bibliography, but for putting the citation verbatim in the footnote, similar to \footfullcite but ...
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Minipage footnote is inside tikZ node

I have a minipage, and inside of it I have a footnote and a tikZ picture. Now my problem is, that the footnote text goes inside the last node of my tikZ picture. That is not what I want – and it's ...
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footnote rule on cover page

I have a document with a cover page and foonote. I would like to add a rule above the foonote. What is the way to do this? \documentclass[english,titlepage]{article} \begin{document} \title{ddd} ...
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Biblatex in author-date changes the way footnotes appear in the footer

I am using Biblatex-chicago in authordate format. The problem is that it also changes the way footnotes appear in the footer. Instead of appearing as superscripts they appear as inline numbers. Here ...
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How to force the unbreak of a single footnote?

I am in the final phase of the document preparation, so I'm quite sure that pages will not change before printing. I noticed that, for some strange reason, bigfoot breaks some footnotes across pages, ...
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Why I can't use \footnote inside \vbox or \hbox in horizontal mode?

The definition of \footnote is as follows in plain TeX % all from the Appendix B of The TeXbook \newinsert\footins \def\footnote#1{\let\@sf=\empty % parameter #2 (the text) is read later ...
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Using \footnotemark with letters

There are many answers to questions about \footnotemark, but I couldn't find one to mine. I have the following code and it works fine. What I need to use is \footnotemark [a] instead of \footnotemark ...
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Changing formatting URL biblatex verbose stile parentheses and Times New Roman Font [duplicate]

I am writing my thesis and I have some problems with the URL reference notes. I am using the verbose footcite package. I did some changes to the style but I still have problems with the URL's in ...