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

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Spacing between footnotes and footnote mark

The school I attend requires that footnotes be single spaced with a blank line in between. That is easy enough with \footnotesep, but the first footnote has to be close to the footnote mark. Not sure ...
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Problem with biblatex and footnotes

I'm currently writing a research paper and want to manage my bibliography with biblatex. Everything is working fine except a minor annoyance: Whenever I use the \footfullcite[pagenumber]{key} command ...
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\thanks not creating footnote in twocolumn article

I am trying to use \thanks inside \author in a twocolumn article. The document shows an asterisk next to the author's name, but the footnote is not appearing at the bottom of the first page or ...
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Global footnote counter in Koma-script book class [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Continuous footnote numbering How can I achieve that footnotes have a global numbering scheme, and not a per chapter numbering? I am using the book class from the ...
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Footnote line spacing is wrong [closed]

I am using a lyx package to make footnotes in a XeTeX document that compiles to a PDF. The package is: #\DeclareLyXModule{Bigfoot} #DescriptionBegin #Adds some additional footnote insets. Based upon ...
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How to renumber and redisplay additional references to a previous footnote if the previous appearance was several pages prior in ConTeXt?

I am using \setnotetext[footnote][0001]{This is a footnote.} to set a footnote's text and \note[footnote][0001] to create multiple references to it. When the footnote's first appearance, and later ...
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How to reset footnote counter in each column of a two-column document?

Footnote counters can be reset in each page by using either zref-perpage or perpage packages but how do you reset footnote counter in each column of a two column documents? ...
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Extra space between footnote numbers and content for high count

I’m using the following commands to customize footnotes: \usepackage[bottom,norule,hang]{footmisc} \setlength{\footnotemargin}{2mm} \setlength{\footnotesep}{4mm} \addtolength{\footskip}{2mm} The ...
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Footnotes with no superscript but indent [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to set superscript footnote mark in the text body but normalsized in the foot? I cannot find a way to have footnotes with no superscript number in the footnotes, but ...
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footnote, hyperref, tabular

I have many tables with footnotes inside and I need hyperref in my document. Now, the problem is that footnote in my tables does not point to the notes at the end of the page. It points to the first ...
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Question about zref bundle (changing the behaviour of footnote rule)

In bidi package, we have three footnote commands \footnote (typesetting RTL footnotes in RTL mode and typesetting LTR footnotes in LTR modes), \RTLfootnote (always typeset RTL footnote), and ...
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table notes out of margin

Hi I am using TeXnicCenter, I have problems by writing notes at the foot of a Table: by using threeparttable: \documentclass[12pt,psfig,a4,final]{article} \usepackage{threeparttable} \begin ...
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Putting marks for split footnotes

Say, that you have a footnote which is printed in page 1 and 2. How can you put a mark, say $\rightarrow$ at the end of the footnote text in page 1 and at the start of the footnote text on page 2, ...
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A related question on “\footnotetext numbering for many \footnotemark - automatic solution”

David Carslie proposed a solution here. The question is what to do if you have an environment that is several pages and you want the footnote to appear at the bottom of the page where the footnote ...
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How to use the footnotebackref package with \footnotemark and \footnotetext?

I am using footnotebackref to have links and back links between footnote marks and footnote texts. But the example below produces this error: ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> ...
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bigfoot footnotes overrun text area [closed]

In writing a rather complex critical edition, I often encounter problems with XeLaTeX typesetting bigfoot footnotes so that they overrun the text area and spill into the bottom margin. How can I ...
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Memoir Class, \sidebar formatting

In the memoir class, is there a way to get the \sidebar notes to be in paragraph style? I am looking for a similar effect that fnpara provides to footnotes. I have included an image of what I would ...
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Changing footnote symbols

I was wondering if there is way to change the symbols of footnotes to any symbol I want. I know there are some packages that put away the numbers and use predefined symbols, but I want to use some ...
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Sidenote formatting

I want to have sidenotes (alternate footnotes) in the margin. I found this code on the Latex Community website. \newcommand{\sidenote}[1]{% ...
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“Dynamic Endnotes” (footnotes on side): what to do with footnotes at the end of the page?

I want to use what Bringhurst calls "dynamic endnotes", i.e. footnotes in the marginpar. This can be easily achieved with the footmisc package. However, I need some support and guidance how to handle ...
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Indenting footnotes in ConTeXt

How to modify \footnote in ConTeXt, such that the complete footnote is indented?
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Different bottom border value for footnotes [closed]

I'm using the geometry package to define the borders of my document: \usepackage[left=2.5cm,right=2.9cm,top=3.5cm,bottom=3cm,footnotesep=0.5cm]{geometry} That means the bottom of the text and the ...
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Can Footnotes reside in another file?

I want to know if is there a possibility/method/package, by which I can uniquely label all footnote positions in book.tex. And another file, footnote.tex, containing the footnotes and matching labels, ...
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superscripts with xelatex? (footnotes, natbib)

This example illustrates some conflict between xelatex and natbib- and footnote-generated superscripts. The semi-colon between distinct citations is not typeset as a superscript, nor is the dagger. ...
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How to create multiple references to a single footnote in ConTeXt?

I have some footnotes in a ConTeXt document, which must be referenced too multiple times, i.e., the superscript mark 1 appears in several parts of the document, but the footnote is only displayed ...
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multiple footnotes using footmisc within author/thanks context

I'm working on a paper with a large list of authors, hence I've switched to numeric author indices as illustrated at http://www.latex-community.org/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=1517&view=next . Now I ...
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ConTeXt mkiv: Footnote inside tabulation

I need to include a \footnote inside a tabulation environment. I adapted the example from ConTeXt wiki, but at compiling the content between \starttabulatehead and \stoptabulatehead doesn't show up ...
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Decrease the space between two type of footnotes

I’m using two types of footnotes in my document, but when I use the two types in the same page, the space between the two blocks is too large (the paper size small, so it is problematic). Is there a ...
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change the footnote's length (increase footnotes right margin)

I'm using Book (KOMA-Script), By default, the footnote runs roughly from left margin to the right margin of the page, I used the following to control the left margin: \deffootnote[8em]{8em}{8em} ...
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How to have both symbolic footnote (counters reset per page) and numeric footnote (numbering never resets) threads on top of each other?

I would like two footnote threads: one that uses traditional American footnote symbols (such as *†‡§¶‖) and whose counter is reset every page one that uses continuous (Arabic numeral) numbering ...
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Putting footnotes on same page as table that references them

I've got a \tabularx with two \footnote marks immediately followed by two \footnotetext. I would like them to show up on the same page, but tex is pushing the table to the following page making ...
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Suggestion on how to manage pagenotes in memoir

I posted a long question before, and it was suggested that I should split it into separate chunks, so here it is. I wrote a book using the memoir class. It has about three hundreds notes and ...
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Biblatex, Footnote Citations and Numbers in Bibliography

I'm writing a document where I'm using biblatex (with BibTeX as back-end). In my document I would like to have citations as footnotes, "normal" footnotes containing text and at the end a consolidated ...
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Scaling problem with fontspec package and \footnote.

footnote does not scale properly with using fontspec. Any idea how to solve this problem? Already tried realscripts and xltxtra but no luck. Thanks, \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Why are all of my footnotes hyperlinked to the titlepage?

Problem I have various footnotes, which are hyperlinked from the text to the bottom of their respective pages. When I click on the hyperlinks (in the main text), they always take me to the first page ...
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ctable footnotes - automatic labeling?

Is there a way to have ctable automatically label the footnotes: a, b, c, etc... (or some other formatting)? \ctable[ ] {rl} { \tnote{first footnote} \tnote{second footnote} }{ \FL ...
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Repeat the same reference in footnote on different pages

I'm using BibLaTeX to handle my bibliography and I want a reference to be placed in a footnote on every page where I cite the same work and have the same number. Also I want to be able to cite the ...
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How to display two (or more) footnotes consecutively? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Multiple footnotes at one point How to put two footnotes consecutively? A solution could be: Some text\footnote{Footnote 1}$^,$\footnote{Footnote 2} Is there a more ...
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Footnote rule in beamer showing too early with overlays

Consider the following MWE : \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{itemize}[<+->] \item item \item item\footnote<.->{footnote} \item item \end{itemize} ...
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Penalty or badness for linebreak near start or end of sentence

I would like to set a penalty or badness for breaking a sentence (or the contents of some \command{...}) too early. More specifically, I would like the penalty of a line break to be dependent on the ...
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Restrict Idem tracker to the same footnote

I want to change the behavior of the biblatex-option idemtracker=constrict. In the documentation it is described as follows: This mode is similar to context with one additional condition: a ...
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How can I replace footnotes for non-floating marginal notes?

How can I replace footnotes for non-floating marginal notes? I have tried to replace my footnotes for sidenotes with footmisc package's side option, but they continue to be floats, like every ...
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svmono and footnote inside boxedminipage

Using the svmono class (downloaded from http://www.springer.com/computer/lncs?SGWID=0-164-6-793341-0 ), I get a latex error "Command \itshape invalid in math mode" with the following code: ...
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Using 'bigfoot' and 'hyperref' package - PDF bookmarks reference to wrong page/line [closed]

Please compile the following document: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{bigfoot} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} \chapter{Chapter} \blindtext \blindtext ...
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How to embed citations into footnotes? [closed]

How can I put a reference at the bottom of the page to something that I'm using? I need to do this the European way: so I want to place a small number at the end of the sentence that stands higher ...
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Threeparttable and longtabu with consistent topskip

I am trying to have a big table (break across pages) with footnotes and a column with adjustable width. The MWE is the following. \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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Is a three-column footnote layout possible?

I'm contemplating the idea of a document layout where citations are author-year-style, but given as footnotes. That is, those notes would be (for the most part) very short, which is a bad match for ...
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Can I redefine ednotes' \Bnote command to behave more like a normal \footnote?

In the context of the scholarly apparatus package ednotes I would like to create a customized \Bnote which behaves like a normal LaTeX footnote; i.e., I would like to enter into the body of the text ...
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Beamer footcite citation appears twice if used in long caption

I noticed strange behaviour of the \footcite command when used in captions within beamer. In the working example provided the first frame has a \footcite on an itemize item, this works as expected. ...
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Adding a footnote to the end of chapters

I need to add a single (possibly more) footnote to the end of the chapter (bottom of last page of chapter). I do not want a whole complex thing to do this simple task. I simply want to put some text ...