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

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Placement of tablenotes in longtable with threeparttablex

How can I prevent a pagebreak of the tablenotes within ThreePartTable (threeparttablex) in the following MWE (btw it's a landscape table)? \enlargethispage seems to have no effect. ...
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Changing footnote label font in KOMA classes

How can I change the font used for the footnote marker in the body of the text, especially in the KOMA classes? KOMA-Script lets me change the footnote font label in the footnote, e.g. ...
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How to change the distance between columns in a two column footnotes?

I'm using eledmac's \foottwocolX to put my footnotes into two columns, but can't find a way to reduce the white space between those two columns. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \TeXXeTstate=1 ...
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How to change ledmac's paragraph footnotes from justified to ragged

How to change ledmac's paragraph footnotes from justified to ragged ? They seem to be justified by default, but I need them ragged left. Probably needs a redefinition of \parafootfmt, but I don't know ...
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Amsart: footnote for the author

Assume the following code: \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} % if you want to include graphics files \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm}\begin{document} ...
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How to create two separate sets of footnotes

I would like to create a document with two different types of footnotes, ideally separated verticaly : one for critical aparatus (with a,b,c as footnote marks), and a second set for commentaries (with ...
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Adding floating space between main text and footnotes

I have to typeset a text with several widows and lots of footnotes. The editor told me to leave an additional blank line between the main text and the footnotes and to use this space to print the ...
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Smash table footnotes of floatrow

I am using the smashcaption redefinition for small images and tables with their caption situated in the margin. It smashes the caption but not additional footnotes. Furthermore, since the caption is ...
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Removing footnotes from pdf bookmarks

I have \section{My Title\footnote{ My Footnote 1}\footnote{My Footnote 2}} . Both pdfLatex and Latex automatically creates bookmarks from my section headers. That's what I want. But they also ...
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Using \@author variable to put authors name in fancy header

I'm using \@author variable to put authorname in header of my document. Currently, header shows authorname and footnotemark which incerements every page: \makeatletter \let\runauthor\@author ...
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How to create a shade box that covers the whole footnotes area?

I would like to shade the whole footnote area (bottom of the page). Does anyone know, if it can be done ? Edit : Using the answer provided, the text direction commands \setRL and \setLR, from the ...
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Create a footnote in a node in a tikzpicture [duplicate]

Is it possible to create a footnote in a node of a tikzpicture? Preferably the tikzpicture it should also be possible to put that tikzpicture inside a figure environment.
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Missing space before “and” in author list with two \thanks

I am trying to typeset the authors' names in a paper so that they appear as Joe Bloggs* and John Smith** (i.e. typeset with a joining "and" and normal spacing between words). I also need to put a ...
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Table footnotes without footnote marks

In my table I would like to use footnotes for more detailed description. Therefore I'm currently using \parnotes. Unfortunately \parnotes also creates footnote marks which I don't want to have. ...
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Is there a way to reduce spacing before the footnote call?

I find the spacing between the word it refers to and the footnote call a bit too large. Is there a way to reduce it ?
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classic table footnote with a twist

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{footnote} \makesavenoteenv{table} \begin{document} \begin{table}[htbp] \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{XX} \hline ...
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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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Making a long footnote span two columns [closed]

I am using an ACM proceedings document class (acm_proc_article-sp) which uses a standard 2-column layout. I have a very long, unbreakable footnote that needs to span both columns. Is this possible? ...
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Make a book list at the end of a document based on books mentioned in footnotes

Is this possible to automatize? I would like everything that is in the footnotes (author(s), title, year of publication/edition) except page numbers or chapter specifications. If it could be made to ...
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Can I write footnotes as I do cite references? [duplicate]

Is there a package out there that will allow me to write my footnotes not inline, but in separate file, and them simply refer to their keys? E.g., instead of writing this: My main text ...
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Space between footnote index and text

I think there is not enough space in a footnote between the index (the superscript 1, 2, etc.) and the text (inside \footnote{...}). How can I increase the space between the index and the text?
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Let two things refer to the same footnote [duplicate]

I'm using footnotes (with the endnote package) to add references to my CV: \let\footnote=\endnote Jalv2\footnote{http://justanotherlanguage.org} Now, I have two times the text "Jalv2" on my CV, and ...
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Shared author footnotes in REVTeX

REVTeX automatically combines \email and \thanks macros into a single footnote, and uses the same footnote if multiple authors share the exact same set of macros. Is there any way to force the \email ...
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Footcite that changes format on second citation

I'm writing a report for the university. They're being very specific about specifying formatting for citation. Although I suspect the mentor won't be very strict, I'm still interested in having as ...
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Local footnotes with letters in longtable

I have a document which has four numbered footnotes ("1" to "4") in the pages preceding a longtable. The table is split over two pages. A footnote inserted in the table with \footnote{} is numbered in ...
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Footnote problem using paracol package

Look at this simple code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[german]{babel} \usepackage{paracol} \begin{document} Hello world!\footnote{A simple ...
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Footnote indent equal to text parindent

Is there a way to save the document \parindent and use it to indent footnotes? I am using koma-script, therefore I would like to use the \deffootnote[mark width]{indent}{parindent}{definition} ...
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How to reset sidenote numbering in chapters? (Tufte-LaTeX)

I've looked at this question: How to reset footnote numbering at \chapter* and at frontmatter chapters?, but the answers concern using \chapter*, and assume the OP is not using the Tufte-LaTeX ...
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Smaller font size in quote environment relative to context

I want to have all quotes in the quote-environment in a smaller font. This is possible with the etoolbox-package and the command: \AtBeginEnvironment{quote}{\small} But if I use a quote-environment ...
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Is this the right way to format foot notes?

Using the command \newcommand\@makefntext[1]{% \noindent\makebox[.02\columnwidth][l]{\@thefnmark}% \parbox[t]{.98\columnwidth}{#1}} I got the desired result for the foot notes, as shown in the ...
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How to get the hypperref label for the footnotemark of a figure caption sending you to the right place in the list of figures?

I have some little issue about the hypperref package. I used some footnotes to cite the source of my figures. To do that, I just used : \begin{figure}[ht!] \begin{minipage}{\textwidth} \centering ...
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How do I adjust the width of Beamer's footnote “area”?

I have a Beamer template with a vertical "ToC bar" along the right side. I have the problem that when I insert footnote citations (e.g. biblatex' \footfullcite), the resulting footnote protrudes into ...
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Authors with multiple footnotes

Say I have an article. Under the title goes the name of three authors. The first author belongs to two organisations. The second belongs to one of the two from the first. And the last author belongs ...
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Multiple references to the same footnote inside a table environment

I followed the steps in this answer to get multiple references to the same footnotes working. As shown in this minimal example, the solution is working great for footnotes in the text, also getting ...
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How to left align footnotes under tabularx in a minipage

I am new to LaTeX, trying to create a table using a tabularx in a two column format. I am creating the table in a minipage so that footnotes can appear at the bottom. Everything works out fine, but ...
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Revtex - using math in footnote

How one can use mathematics in footnote using ReVteX? I have a particular problem with \rangle Minimal Example: \documentclass[aps,amsmath,amssymb, prl]{revtex4-1} \begin{document} ...
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Strange number in the footnote before the reference [closed]

I am writing a report and when I use the basic footnote command I get a strange 9 before the footnote number and the text. This happens for all the footnotes. I attach the picture in the link. I ...
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How can I push footnotes to the bottom of the page in beamer?

In beamer, footnotes appear at the bottom of the slide, but above the footline. However, the theme that I'm using has lots of empty space on the left side of the slide that would be perfect for ...
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New line for footnote without blank space

Writing texts I found it visually more appealing to type footnotes in a new line, because it enhances the readability of the document. The problem is that it leads to a blank character in the output. ...
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Why does LaTeX (contrarily to TeX) not allow catcode changes in footnotes?

In Plain TeX the following compiles with no error Hello\footnote*{\tt\catcode92=12 \world}! \bye The analog in LaTeX \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Hello\footnote{\ttfamily\catcode92=12 ...
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eledmac and two column footnotes

I like dblfnote and have been working with it for a good while. Now my footnotes are just getting too long and the typesetting results accordingly undesirable, they would be way better if footnotes ...
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Footnotes being rendered as letters inside tabular

I wrote a couple of footnotes inside a table using minipage, but they are rendered as letters instead of numbers. I couldn't find anything about it in Google. I tried using ...
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How to delete \shortitle from page when having footnote?

I have a document, where one page has two footnotes, but they are appearing just above \shortitle ... Can I force \shortitle to not appear on this particular page? Some pages have author and ...
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How can I get author-year references in footnotes? (I.e. Harvard style but in footnotes, rather than in parentheses in the text) [closed]

I'm trying to configure biblatex to work so that I get Author-Year references in footnotes rather than in the bulk of the text. So what I want is: Previous literature has suggested* and this is ...
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parcolumns: no footnotes are produced

The footnote number appears in the printed text but I cannot see any footnote when using the parcolumns environment: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{parcolumns} ...
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How to fill an underfull box in footnote with url?

Could someone help to correct the warning I get related to an underfull box with the following code? I have tried \hfill, hspace*{\hfill} etc with no luck. \documentclass[twocolumn,draft]{svjour3} ...
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Changing the mark of endnotes

I am using both footnotes and endnotes in a chapter with the help of the endnotes package. However, both footnotes and endnotes are numbered by Arabic number. I would like to keep the Arabic numbers ...
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Inconsistent footnote size in converting LaTeX to OpenOffice.org

When a LaTeX document containing 2 footnotes — footnote #1 is plain ASCII, but footnote #2 has diacritics or other extended characters — is converted to odt (OpenDocument Format), the number in ...
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mdframed and a title with a footnote

I have put the title of my text in mdframed, however the title has a footnote. After I LaTeX the file, the footnote appears inside the frame rather than in its usual place, i.e. at the bottom of the ...
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Footnote on “Contents” at head of table of contents?

Is it possible to place a footnote on the Contents heading that is generated at the head of a table of contents? (Not on an individual item in the table of contents, as discussed here.) I thought ...