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

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footnote in table with hyperlinks

Answer to the problem below: I was using latex c.tex; dvipdf c.dvi to compile the pdf, instead I should use pdflatex c.tex, it also showed up that \begin{savenotes} will create links to the top of ...
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How to break URLs when footnotes are on same line?

Question Footnotes on the same line revealed that it is a good idea to use \usepackage[para]{footmisc}. However, this does not seem to work with URLs: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \...
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How to create two column footnotes when using parallel package?

I am using parallel package for two column parallel texts. By default the footnotes are all formatted in one column. Is there any way to generate two column footnotes under parallel environment? I am ...
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References inside floats as footnote bibliography

I'm working on my thesis and I would like (for the sake of readability) the references to appear at the bottom of each page as footnotes, as well as at the end of the text, in the bibliography. This ...
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footnotes background color

In the usual Latex document classes, is there a simple way to have a background colour behind the footnotes only? It would probably help the reader in the organization of a page between main text and ...
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Is there a way to move all footnotes to the end of the document?

Is there a way to move all footnotes to the end of the document (after the thebibliography environment)?
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Is there a way to automatically change kerning between commas/full stops and footnote marks?

This question led to a new package: fnpct Following up on my question on the kerning of footnote marks after punctuation marks, I'd like to know if there is a way to achieve the kerning of ...
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How to properly typeset footnotes/superscripts after punctuation marks?

I find the spacing of footnote marks after punctuation marks quite unsatisfactory, especially with sans serif fonts and compared to the spacing after letters. Example follows: I came up with a ...
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How to remove the changebar from footnotes

I am using the changebar package to display a sideline along certain paragraphs for stylistic reasons. The default behavior of changebar seems to be to show the sideline alongside footnotes as well ...
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biblatex: Mixing biblatex-dw styles with other styles

I use biblatex with style=footnote-dw for my citations displayed with \cite{key}. But now I want to use \printbibliography as if I have used style=numeric in the optional parameter of the biblatex ...
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protected footnotes cause hyperref error

To use a footnote in a section one has to use the protect keyword to avoid an error... then when using the hyperref package you get another error: Package hyperref Warning: Token not allowed in a PDF ...
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table notes in English typography

I'm using the code given below: \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1]\footnote{real footnote} \begin{table}[!ht]\centering \caption{...
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Footnote numbers in index (e.g., 23n3)

I'm currently weighing indexing options for a book-length project. One of the more surprising hurdles is that there doesn't seem to be a way to create an index (in my case, several indices) that ...
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Outputting footnotes in a table [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Footnote in table I'm writing my assignment out in LaTeX because it seems I hate myself. I've got a note that I want to put as a footnote, but fancyhdr appears to mess with ...
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Using Minion's footnotefigures within KOMA-classes

I really like to use the MinionPro package in my documents, which provides an option called footnotefigures that activates a special set of figures for footnotes. Unfortunately this option is not ...
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Looking for a style guideline to put many references in a table

I'm trying to create tables with references like shown. Basically to nearly every entry I'd like to put a reference. The references are to the same group of explanations. But my final tables can be ...
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Inserting space after the number in footnotes

Text of Footnotes are very close to their numbers. How can I make 2mm space after all footnote numbers (or 2mm before every footnote text)? \documentclass[draft,12pt,a4paper]{article} \begin{...
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How to increase the size of footnote counters used

I am writing a document in LaTeX for someone who is visually impaired, which means that I have to increase the font sizes for them. How do I increase the size of the font used for the footnote counter....
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How to fix vertical text frame size (including footnotes)?

I'm using LyX to typeset a document, and get a predictable page size when no footnotes are around. However, when I use footnotes, those are added as extra at the bottom of the page, changing the ...
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comma delineation of consecutive endnotes

Consecutive footnotes can be separated by commas by invocation of the multiple option of the footmisc package: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[multiple]{footmisc} \begin{document} Comma ...
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Setting acronyms to appear as a footnotes in margin cause Marginpar moved warning

I am using glossaries package with the acronym and footnote option. I also set footnotes to appear in the margin. With multiple acronyms in a line, multiple footnotes are placed in the margin. To ...
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Separating adjacent footnote labels [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Compressing consecutive footnote marks Q: What is the normal way of handling adjacent footnote labels? Do people normally go with the first case below? I don't care for ...
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Converting footnotemarks to endnotes

I am trying to convert all footnotes and footnotemarks in a large document to endnotes. While the footnotes can be readily converted using \let\footnote=\endnote, I am not able to convert ...
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How to change line spacing in footnotes?

I have a document with line spacing 1.5. But I want the footnotes line spacing 1. How could I do this? I tried the package setspaces but does not allow me this option.
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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{...