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

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Fine-tuning footnote style

I need to get a grip on a custom footnote command that could be sum up by this couple of xparse commands: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, frenchb]{report} \usepackage{xparse} ...
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The affiliation and footnote superscripts overlap in the authblk package

I'm using the authblk package with the following code: \documentclass{sig-alternate} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{authblk} \begin{document} \title{The Title} \author[1]{Alice} ...
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Need space between footrule and footnote

I'm formatting a dissertation and need a small, vertical space after my footrule before the start of my first footnote, but no space between the footnotes which follow. I've tried the following ...
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Import footnotes from one file [duplicate]

Like as bibtex is there anyway to import footnote from one tex files. What I come up with is %--------------------------------------------Footnote references from label \makeatletter ...
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Advanced footnote layout with word definition

I am struggling since a few days on a special requirement asked by an author. Suppose you have a text in which you have foot notes, and you want to define the meaning of words. For example in french ...
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Footnote is placed below instead above key word?

Thanks for all the assistance so far! You're great! :D anyway I have a problem that when using the footnote command \footnote the footnote number is placed subscripted to the key word instead of ...
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Using setspace package breaks footnotes link

The following code created a footnote, the problem is that in the produced pdf file clicking footnote reference 1 doesn't jump to footnote definition1 in bottom of the page, instead, it jumps to the ...
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Footnote taking width of *both* body and margin note

I am wondering how can I adjust geometry parameters (or using other packages) to make the layout of footnote taking the width of BOTH body and margin note. Thanks,
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Stackrel and footnote inside the math environment

In my document I have on first page an inequality \begin{eqnarray*} a &\stackrel{*}{\leq}& b \end{eqnarray*} and also on few other pages I have the same inequality. On each page I want to ...
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How to change footnote to symbol in table in minipage without special package?

Based on How to change symbol for footnote in minipage and Symbols instead of numbers as footnote markers I expected this code to work: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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How to refer to same footnote twice in REVTeX?

I am using REVTeX 4.1 with BibTeX for references. The author guidelines for a journal state: Authors should ensure that the journal article contains a reference in the reference list as ...
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Unnumbered foot notes with special characters

I have a request to use a special character or symbol for a foot note. Such as double 'S'. Latex \S to see what I mean. That is, instead of a number the symbol is used as a marker. I've tried ...
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How to get rid of this footer from the ACM template?

How can I remove the footer as is included in the ACM double column template? I created a screenshot of it: http://cdn.imghack.se/images/223c46062e6b28d6b0d9dc9500bf6098.jpg A minmal file producing ...
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Footnote not appearing in Document

I am using a footnotes with urls inside. This works fine for most cases, but for some reason I cannot understand, sometimes the footnotes are not generated and I do not know why. Here is the MWE ...
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I would like to change the footnote style

I need to do footnote like at the jpg file.....the footnote line on the same perfil of the number, and I want, also, to control the distance beewteen the text (Then I can) and the line of the ...
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Can LaTeX select a random line from another file?

Can LaTeX select a line from one file and include it in the main file? I use the exam class to make course exams. I like to include a brief quote related to the course in the footer of the last exam ...
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Duplicate footnotes when tabulary is inside minipage

I want to make table footnotes by nesting a tabular or tabulary inside a minipage, and that inside a table. When I do this with tabular, it works exactly as it should. But with tabulary, it produces ...
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Fancyhdr problems with regular footnote!

I am using fancyhdr package. I want a fancy footer but, also want regular footnote to come...is there some way to do both? My code is as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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Latex using footnotes in a two-column page

I am using a two-column format for my paper. In the bottom left column I have the following: Beginning introduction text. Next sentence with links to the terms Skype\footnote{http://www.skype.com}, ...
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problem using footnote in the chapter title in thesis

When I add footnote on the chapter title, all the figures in that chapter are changed their locations and stay after the text ends. Please help if you have had similar problems. I'm attaching the ...
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Underlining with ulem package breaks footnotes

For some reason, footnotes do not seem to work with the ulem package. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ulem} \begin{document} \uline{test\footnote{note}} \end{document} gives ! Undefined ...
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leading and paragraph-style footnotes

This is a follow-up to leading package and vertical space between footnotes. Werner’s answer works beautifully, but not with the para option of footmisc. Is there a way to make the line-spacing of ...
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Hanging indent of citations in footnotes using koma-script

I'm writing a thesis using Lyx, the Koma-script bookclass and jurabib. I'm trying to format the footnotes/citations so that the citations are not indented in The trival example below (edit to remove ...
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Double Spacing Footnotes but having it up against line

I have looked around but I can't compute how to fix my problem. My footnotes have to be single spaced in the footnote and double spaced between them. They must also rest against the black line that ...
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Three column layout with three column footnotes

I was able to find how to do three column layout of main text, for example using. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[paperwidth=12.9in, paperheight=9.9in]{geometry} \usepackage{multicol} ...
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Target only some footnotes with para footmisc

I have four small footnotes. I want the first two to appear in separate lines, and the last ones to appear together in the same line. When I try \usepackage[para]{footmisc}, they all appear in a ...
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Tabularx, Caption and Footnotes

I need to have some tables with the following requirements: The need to be of width \textwidth; The caption has to be on top of the table even at automatic page breaks; The tables should not float; ...
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Footnote with no footnotemark [duplicate]

In this MWE I'd like to have the footnote with no footnotemark in text or footnote. I'm surprised that I couldn't find an answer elsewhere on this site - perhaps I haven't looked properly. ...
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Why fixfoot's fixed footnotes don't accept neither paragraphs nor lists?

Ordinary footnotes accept both paragraphs and lists: \documentclass{article} % \newcommand{\alist}{% \begin{itemize} \item Foo. \end{itemize} } \newcommand{\twopar}{% Foo\par Foo.% } % ...
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How to use footnotes in a bytefield?

At the moment I am trying to use \footnote inside the rightwordgroup and leftwordgroup environments of a bytefield, as well as inside the labels given to the fields themselves. The numbering at the ...
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Changing the order of crossreferences in biblatex footnotes [duplicate]

I'm trying to use biblatex-dw and the crossref functionality to make my bibliography more structured and easier to edit. I'm using the mvcollection, collection, and incollection types for the ...
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Footnote in table appears on wrong page

I have a tabular in a floating table environment and want to place a footnote in that table, whereas the footnotetext should appear at the bottom of the page where the table is on. I tried the ...
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Footnotes: Label in paragraph, text somewhere else?

TL;DR: Is there a package that allows writing the text of a footnote after the position where the mark should be inserted? Note that I'm asking about positioning of source code, not about positioning ...
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Footnote in arabic with polyglossia

writing a book in arabic, I want to make some comments by footnotes, in english and in arabic. The footnotes in arabic are from Right to Left, and I can put the rule of the footnote on the right side ...
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Footnotes with full bibliography information

I would like to add footnotes, with the text of the .bib file, not only the name of the cite. Found some solutions using jurabib, but my other packages aren't compatible. How could I fix this? My tex ...
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Problem with footnote in captionof [duplicate]

I have a small problem with footnote. My code: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{mwart} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} Some text... \begin{center} ...
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How can I use mathematical symbols and other special characters in URLs in footnotes?

I want to footnote a URL which contains mathematical signs such as = and LaTeX asks me for a $ sign to take it to mathematical space (and therefore changing the font which is not suitable). How should ...
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Why might \\* (“line break here, but no page break”) not work, and how can one fix this?

One is often taught that "\\ causes a line break which is not a paragraph break" and "the variant \\* additionally prevents a page break". (I hereby acknowledge user egreg's admonition that "\\* ...
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Using acmsmall document class,

Using acmsmall document class, below is the minimal working example (you need acmsmall.cls in the folder): \documentclass[prodmode,acmtkdd]{acmsmall} \markboth{Jenkinson et al.}{Optimal Search for ...
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customizing footnotes

There is a spacing difference (both vertical and horizontal) between using \makeatletter \newcommand*{\wackyfn}[1]{\expandafter\@wackyfn\csname c@#1\endcsname} ...
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Starting Numbering of Footnotes in Minipage at 1

If you don't use any additional code, the footnotes in the minipage environment will continue with the number of the last footnote + 1. Is it possible to start footnotes with an arabic 1 again in a ...
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Deactivate ibidtracker in footnotes only (authoryear-icomp style)

Is there any possiblity in biblatex to deactivate the ibidtrackerin footnotes only? I'm quite new to biblatex and have found no solution for this problem yet. I'm using biblatex with the ...
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Footnote in \setarrayelement with memoir class

I'm using the memoir document class. I have problems storing a \footnote command using \setarrayelement. Here's a simple document: \documentclass{memoir} \newarray{aaa}{1}{1} ...
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Hidden Footnotes in presentation

I have a presentation where bullet points appear after each other. In one of those I am citing a work using \footnote. Unfortunately, the command does not care about the \pause command, meaning that ...
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Too long website as footnote results in `Overfull \hbox`

I have a very long website as footnote and I get a warning message Overfull \hbox. This is the website: \footnote{Vgl.: ...
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Table in footnotes

I would like to include tables in footnotes \footnotetext{SOME TEXT TABLE SOME TEXT} I can use the tabular environment, but the begin{table} with the caption and the label doesn't work.
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how to attach a footnote to the 'Notes' which is the head of my endnotes, generated by the endnotes package?

When I make endnotes at the end of my document by the 'endnotes' package, it gives a 'Notes' as the heading of the endnote section. Now I need to attach a footnote to that word, how can I achieve ...
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How to prevent footnotes leaving empty space at the top of the page?

I have a long list of footnotes at the end of my document (as opposed to them being at the bottom of the page they were referred from), and while it looks almost okay now, the problem is that when the ...
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Footnote marker is rendered outside paragraph's bounding box

A word with a footnote marker is sticking out of my paragraph's bounding box: Is there a clean way to fix my layout so that nothing sticks out of the paragraph?
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Using counter in definition of `\footnotemark`

Typesetting footnotes is fairly easy: one just has to use the \footnote command, and the numbering is done by TeX. Only in some cases (e.g. with notes in math mode, at times) the note vanishes. There ...