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

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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 ...
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Multiple footnotes within a mdframed to refer to the same text

I am using an mdframed to a display large list of items. In this this list, there is one exception that a few of the items have, and I am trying to make a note of this via a footnote. The text of the ...
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\footnotetex one page after \footnotemark for title page

The guidelines for title pages at my department prescribe that acknowledgements should be placed on the page following the title page. The reason for this seems to be that the title page may be ...
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Coloured footnotes split across multiple pages

I am typesetting a book with long footnotes, and some phrases or words in footnotes are colored. I ran into a problem for which I have an MWE below. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Changing footnote symbol within mdframed

Am having difficulty changing the footnote symbol, especially within an mdframed environment. I thought I was done when I came across Changing footnote symbols, but the accepted solution (commented ...
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Pathological listings problem: tilde in \lstinline in a footnote [duplicate]

I seem to be unable to write a tilde in a \lstinline in a footnote. If you uncomment the only commented line in my minimal working example, you'll see what I mean: \documentclass{article} ...
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How to manage large sidenotes in tufte-handout class?

Well I was working in a part of a book for a lesson, but I want to translate it into a tufte class. But my problem is that the document contents a lot of notes. Few of them are very close and are very ...
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footnote hyperlink goes at the end of footnote text

I'm using the below coding to get the footnote style. After creating the PDF, if I click the footnote number it goes at the second line of "first footnote text" and not the first line. Also, the ...
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problem with footnote in tcolorbox (math mode)

I have problem with footnote in tcolorbox, footnote mark on math mode is numbering with arabic while in the footnote area is numbering with alphabet. This is an example to show you what I mean, ...
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Footnote with url in caption?

I try to put a url as a reference in a caption of a figure. But it seem to give all kinds of errors like: ! Argument of \@caption has an extra }. ! Paragraph ended before \contentsline was complete. ...
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Table referencing same footnote more than once

I am using packages \usepackage{scrextend} and \usepackage{hyperref} as described in this forum to reference the same footnote inside a table more than once. Multiple references to the same footnote ...
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parcolumns in \autocite footnotes

I have a thesis chapter that has been compiling perfectly well on one machine, but when I installed and updated MacTex2013 on my new machine, it throws up all kinds of errors. I don't know where the ...
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Is possible \footnote{} inside PsTricks/Psmatrix?

Is possible inserting "\footnote{This is a footnote you can see in the lower side}" in a graph with Pstricks Psmatrix?
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Is there some way to have shortfootnote citations in biblatex in two columns [duplicate]

I would like foot note citations in two columns Gray AP, Anatomy book, 1997 pp12-13 2. Author B, JAMA, 2000. 245:113-145 Author A, Nature, 1997. 34:34-78
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Help longtable ,landscape,footnotes

I am having a problem with footnotes in lanscape longtable. Below the code I am using ,but the footnote are not appearing at all.Also I tried to use minipage ,but it seems that it doesn't work. Thanks ...
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Footnote within the table environment [duplicate]

I was wondering if there was a way of creating a footnote within a table. Right now I have: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage[masters,4committee,nonsequential]{cuthesis} ...
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Do footnotes help or hinder readability? [closed]

When I read a text the first time, I usually also read all the footnotes, since they may be important to understanding. This interrupts my reading flow, and I think simple parentheses would have been ...
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“Continued on next page” automatically inserted in footnote

Re: bigfoot (three different sets of footnotes used) and footmisc. I am looking for a way to have a symbol (~☞) or text (Cont'd.) inserted automatically at the end of each footnote that continues ...
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Custom footnotes in the authblk package

I would like to create a special footnote such that more than one location is mapped to the same footnote. This is covered elsewhere (Reference different places to the same footnote), but I am running ...
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Footnote in booktabs package [duplicate]

I wish to add a footnote somewhere in a table. I am using booktabs package. I wrote the footnote using \footnote. It is showing symbol 1 inside a small box but it is not showing the footnote anywhere. ...
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Package conflict when using bigfoot with ftnright

It seems that there is some collision when using the package bigfoot together with ftnright. When using both packages together (it doesn’t even matter, whether a new footnote style definded with ...
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Footnote does not appear

As the title says. \documentclass[reprint, prb]{revtex4-1} \usepackage{scrextend} \begin{document} some text here. \footnote{aaa} \end{document} This does not produce any footnote. It simply ...
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Use autocite=footnote with style=authoryear-ibid in biblatex and enclose only the year in parentheses

I'm using the following configuration to cite sources: \usepackage[backend=bibtex, style=authoryear-ibid, autocite=footnote]{biblatex} One of my indirect citations looks like this: ...
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Does \\* within footnotes have any effect?

One is taught that \\* is an alternative to the line-breaking \\ that tries (often unsuccessfully) to inhibit a page break. Normally \\* would be used in ordinary ("body") text. (And I hereby ...
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Biblatex: \textcite style in footnotes

I would like to use the \textcite style: "Author (year, pages)" in the \footcite as well. I could do \footnote{\textcite}, but I was wondering if it would be possible to change the \footcite to work ...
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Detect whether I'm in a \footnote?

How do I detect whether I'm in a \footnote environment or not?
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Biblatex Printing “ibid” Lowercase at Beginning of Footnote

My ›house‹ citation style is an author-year system with the citations placed in foot- or endnotes rather than in the text. I'm using biblatex's \autocite exclusively, with autocite=footnote so I don't ...
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Footnote in environment as parallel (2nd part)

I refer to this tread: Footnote in environment as parallel. If I build a little more complex environment to enlarge the text width in two columns quotation, there is a trouble with notes number. ...
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How to concatenate a whole paper into one big line of text + footnotes

I've helped my girlfriend typeset her Bachelor's degree paper with LaTeX. I'd like to create a single-page poster version of the whole text. Cf. "All the World's a Page" posters, e.g. ...
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KOMA - Footnote for enclosure?

How can I add footnotes to enclosures using \encl? The code below is not working. \documentclass[version=last]{scrlttr2} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{letter}{Markus Kohm} ...
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mdframed: how to manage footnotes in the case of two embedded mdframes environments?

Question My question is about the behavior of mdframed with footnotes. I have two embedded mdframed environments and one footnote in the first one, it will be displayed in the second one. I would ...
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Footnote in environment as parallel

In some environments as parallel footnotes are printed at the end of the environment itself - as the author writes in the guide. However, for I've some other footnotes in the same page, for the sake ...
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How to keep footnotes to the bottom of the page with \sloppybottom in memoir?

I am using the the memoir class to typeset a book, where the text has many footnotes. To avoid widows and orphans I use the option \sloppybottom. That has the result of under full pages. memoir ...
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Footnotes without numbering

I have used the following "no numbering command" for footnotes: \let\thefootnote\relax\footnote{some text} to insert a footnote without number (just once). However, now all my footnotes appear ...
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Left-Aligning footnotes in Beamer

How can I align the footnote to the left, so that the 'a' from 'aligned' stands directly below the 'T' of 'This'? Using \usepackage[flushmargin]{footmisc} "eats" the footnote completely. ...
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Covington example in footnote

I'm using the covingtonpackage to display glossed linguistic examples and it has been working terrifically so far. However, I ran into a problem when I tried to put an example in a footnote. I get the ...
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How to use CJK environment in footnote?

I am writing a paper in English. But I'd like to have my name in Chinese displayed. I figured that it would be great to have it in the footnote. Here is what I was trying to do: ... \usepackage{CJK} ...
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Set Latex footnote hanging without using footmisc package

I need the same positioning of footnotes marks and text as produced by using \usepackage[hang]{footmisc} (footnote mark close to the left margin, some space between mark and text and the same space ...