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

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How to reset footnote numbering at \chapter* and at frontmatter chapters?

A comment to my answer to Biblatex and citation reset between chapters made me realize that, contrary to normal chapters in the book and report class, \chapter* (the starred version) does not reset ...
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Why is a blank line added before a description environment when placed in a footnote in ConTeXt?

I would like to place a description environment inside a footnote, e.g.: \definedescription[descr][headstyle=normal, style=normal, width=3em] \starttext This is some text.\footnote{\startdescr{...
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Biblatex and citation reset between chapters

I have a feeling that there is an obvious answer to this question that I'm somehow managing to miss. However, I've tried most of the commands in the biblatex documentation and I still can't figure it ...
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\hyperref: footnote links not active and color not changing

I'm using \hyperref and encountering two problems. First: footnote links are not active; second: I cannot seem to change the color of links or to go from colored links to links with borders. Below ...
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How can I make comments and text appear side-by-side?

I need your help. I'm going to write philological commentary on Cicero's speech in XeLaTeX, but I don't know how to make a combination of text and commentary (look below for examples). Is it possible ...
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Prevent LaTeX from splitting footnotes across two pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Footnote runs onto second page In my KOMA-Script document … \documentclass[smallheadings,a4paper,twoside=false,12pt]{scrbook} … I currently use the following header ...
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authblk footnote marks before/atop commas

The authblk package, in footnoted mode, puts footnote marks inside commas ("Alice1,") which is bad typography. Is there any way to persuade it to put the footnote marks outside the commas ("Alice,1"),...
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How can I include underscores in a footnote? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Getting those %#!^& signs in the footnote! I'm trying to do \footnote{http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wisdom_of_Crowds} And it appears to be breaking because of the ...
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Error with \footnote{\bibentry{foo}} when using beamer

I am making a beamer presentation and having the following problem: When I use \footnote{\bibentry{foo}} to cite an article, I get the following error message: Undefined Control Sequence} And the ...
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Caption and footnote width with ctable

I am using ctable and I have a table with footnotes. Since the table is narrow, the caption text is squeezed in the table width, which looks odd. I can use mincapwidth to specify a minimum width for ...
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Footnote is not clickable and the PDF cannot be selected

Say in chapter 2, page 10 I create a foonote (by doing: \footnote{bla bla....}). When I reference it in Page 10 I get a clickable reference to that footnote. But, in page 12 when I reference this ...
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Footnotes tabularx-environment LaTeX

I've been trying to find a satisfying solution to the footnotes-in-tables-problem for hours now. Nothing I come across seems to work the way it should. Still, in the tabularx package documentation it ...
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Footnote from intertext

I want to be able to send footnotes from intertexts I use within align. Is there an easy way to accomplish this (say using a package)? For example, I am a little teapot \begin{align} this &=...
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How to set footnotes to use a combination of two numbering formats in ConTeXt?

How can I redefine the numbering style of footnotes in ConTeXt, such that is displays a combination of a number and letter (e.g. 1.A, 1.B, 1.C) instead of the usual 1, 2, 3 sequence, e.g.: This is ...
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Can I detect whether a footnote has been split?

Title sez it all: Can I detect, hopefully by inspecting \box\footins, whether a footnote has been split at page-breaking? I found the package fnbreak but it uses labels, which is much too delayed for ...
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Paragraph-style for footnotes in ConTeXt

Is there a way to have paragraph-style footnotes in ConTeXt, similar to what is provided by the footmisc package? E.g.: This is some text^1. This is some other^2 text. This is some more text. --------...
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biblatex footcite and footnote

In a document, I am using \usepackage[style=mla,babel=hyphen,backend=biber]{biblatex} together with the \footcite command, and everything is perfect. There is a difficulty when I want to include a ...
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Footnotes in longtable captions

Is there a way to put a footnote in longtable caption? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}{|c|} \caption{Table % \footnote{Footnote} % ...
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tex4ht problems with footnotes

I have a problem with footnotes and tex4ht. The following document has a wrong next pointer in subsection 1 and a bad previous pointer in subsection 3: \documentclass{book} \begin{document} \chapter{...
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Footnote indent [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Layout of multiple lines footnotes This seems like a relatively simple request—though I can't seem to find the answer anywhere. I'm using the biblatex-chicago package and ...
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Alignment of itemize/enumerate items in footnotes

In my document I am using the footmisc package (with \usepackage[splitrule,hang]) and the following appearance of my footnotes \deffootnote[1cm]{1cm}{0cm}{\makebox[1cm][l]{\thefootnotemark}} Now I ...
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Footnote into a \twocolumn expression

I have a paper that uses the article document class, in twocolumn mode. The title and the author are set within a \twocolumn[...] command. Now I need to put a footnote after the name of the first ...
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How to put footnote in the lower navigation bar? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: beamer: footnote text collides with navigation symbols I know beamer discourages the usage of footnotes. But I think for academic presentations, we always need to mark the ...
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Add text around footnote mark in beamer

I've been trying to change the behavior of the footnotes in beamer. I can change the "footnote" template fine, but I'm having trouble changing the marker in both places. Ideally, I'd like to have ...
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Saving and re-using value of a footnote counter twice - how?

I am trying to put the same footnote on to two different places - saving and re-using the footnote counter. Here is what I want to do (part of a larger doc - a paper out of my dissertation): %Start ...
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Footnote in moderncv

I'm using the moderncv template and I want to add a footnote inside the last part of the \cventry{}{}{}{}{}{} tag, something like this: \cventry{Aug 2008}{Title}{}{}{}{text text text \footnote{...
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repetitive footnotes

Is it possible to have the footnotes not to repeat in the same page and take the old number? In other words, even if the footnote labels are same, can the footnotes have same number. here is my MWE. ...
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Using \textsuperscript to put commas between consecutive footnotes in amsart document

I'm trying to insert a comma between consecutive footnote markers in an amsart document. I'm trying to do this without using the footmisc package, since for some reason it causes the footnotes in my ...
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Find all broken urls and references in a LaTex document with footnote urls and bibtex urls

Is there some automated way to test broken urls over a LaTex document for errors such as 404 etc. I noticed that some broken urls but the list of reference is too massive to go through one-by-one. ...
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How to create “local” footnotes in block quotes?

I have a block quote, which contains a footnote - but I don't want to put that at the end of the page, but rather at the end of the quote. Like so: Does footnote command allow this kind of ...
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How can I have a footnote with an \url in a section title?

When I have a footnote with an \url in the section-header, the table of contents shows nothing with it. Why and how can I fix the issue?
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No footnotemark in the listoflistings

I'd like to have footnotes in the caption of listings. I got that working. But the \footnotemark gets shown in the \listoflistings. Normally you can specificly define the text for a caption for the ...
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footnote in the column name of a table [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Footnotes in tables? I tried inserting \footnote in the column name of a table. The footnote did not appear at the bottom of the page as expected. Can someone help me? A ...
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Complicated footnote within longtable environment

I have a footnote that explains color coding within a complicated longtable. I would like this footnote to appear on all pages of the longtable. However, the way I have it now, the footnote itself is ...
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Wrong numbers when using \footnotemark

When adding a footnote to a frame title in Beamer using the code from another question, I get wrong numbering. Here you can see 1 above and 0 below: This is an imaginary example. In reality, I need ...
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Possible incompatibility between tufte-latex classes, footnotes and LuaLaTeX

I think I came across an incompatibility between LuaLaTeX and tufte-handout or tufte-book class. The document should also contain footnotes. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{tufte-handout} % Or tufte-...
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How to show footnotes in multiple columns

I am attaching an image of the footnote page, It uses up lot of vertical space. I want to appear this at the bottom either in itemized format or two / three columns format. Two to three columns would ...
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Changing footnote spacing for biblatex-chicago citations

I'm trying to get the spacing for footnotes generated by biblatex-chicago to become double-spaced. I've set up double spacing the main part of the text using the following in the preamble: \...
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Want to change footnote size for biblatex-chicago citations

I'm new to biblatex (specifically biblatex-chicago). I'd like to make the size of the footnote citations the same size as the main text. Does anyone know how to change the default font size for the ...
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Is there a way to position a footnote in LyX without using TeX code “manually”?

I'm using the tufte-latex document class with LyX and would like to adjust the positions of some "footnotes" in my document by specifying an offset. I understand that I can do this manually by ...
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longtable in footnote leads to overfull page

While longtable is good at breaking across pages on a row-by-row basis, I'm having a problem with some of them in footnotes. It seems as though not enough space is being "guessed" regarding the size ...
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Undesired Placement of Footnotes in Blocks

Depending on the theme of a beamer-document, footnotes will either be placed inside or outside of a block-environment. It would like to do combine a style, which places the footnotes inside a block-...
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Footnotes disappear when using overlays in beamer

I use footnotes for citations in combination with the beamer package. I adapted the code from this question and everything works quice nicely - except when using overlays. Then the footnotes only show ...
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One footnote with two marks in the text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reference different places to the same footnote How can I have a single footnote but place the mark for it in multiple places on the page (in fact, in a single table). ...
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Distinct footnotes at the same place

This may be a basic question, but I'm having troubles figuring it out. I'd like to have two distinct footnotes at the same place in the text. However what i get is that the footnote numbers in the ...
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How can I stop \footcite from hijacking my beamer columns?

I have prepared a beamer presentation for a seminar. I already have presented, but in trying to change traditionally-cited references (with a number superscript and the reference typesetted at the end ...
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Compressing consecutive footnote marks

This question led to a new package: footnoterange I have a series of consecutively numbered footnotes that appear as (1,2,...,N). I would like these to be condensed to a hyphenated series ...
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Adjust box around hyperref footnote links

Is it possible to adjust the size of the box around the footnote links produced by hyperref? Specifically, I would like to move the base of the box closer to the base of the object inside. \...
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\footnotes in environment with \pushftn \popftn

Code proposed by David Carlisle works out-of-the box, cause has no package dependencies. It's comfortable solution of dealing with footnotes in environments needing \footnotemark+footnotetext. I have ...
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Aberrant footnote numbering behavior with footnoted captions

I don't have an explanation for the behavior shown by the following two MWEs. Clearly, the footnote number is altered by the length of text in the caption. Please advise me as to why this strange ...