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

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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 ...
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Add space between margin and footnote marker

Consider the following minimal working example: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage[hang]{footmisc} \setlength{\footnotemargin}{1em} \begin{document} Content.\footnote{Footnote} \end{document} I ...
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Paragraph footnotes with memoir and multicol

I have a memoir document that is using multicol to get two columns. If I have footnotes that are not on the last page, they don't \paragraphfootnotes correctly. \documentclass{memoir} ...
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LaTeX: Balanced twocolumn Text with Footnotes only in the right column (ftnright)

Do the packages ftnright and balance work together? I'm looking for a solution to generate a twocolumn text in LaTeX. My footnotes should appear at the bottom of the right column. However, my main ...
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Modify smartcite from biblatex to change behaviour based on prenote

I have a question about the smartcite command from biblatex. I redefined it in the following way: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[style=alphabetic, autocite=footnote]{biblatex} ...
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Package Footnote and Biblatex: only fullcites in table

I have a question about citation in tables/tabulars. I use biblatex with style verbose-ibid and the package footnote to get the cites working in tables/tabulars: Here I use \savenotes and \spewnotes ...
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\footnote showing a,b,c,d… upto z

Used the below line of code in xetex the footnote. \renewcommand{\thefootnote}{\textit{\alph{footnote}}} Output showing u2.22 Sabbath v2.24 Deu 23.25 w2.25 1Sa 21.1-6 x2.26 Lev 24.5-9 y2.27 ...
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How to use different fonts in footnotes and bibliography / special old hebrew

Im using for old hebrew and old greek text special fonts with fontspec. How can i use this also in the footnotes and in den bibliography? There are only single hebrew words in 3 of the booktitle. Im ...
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bigfoot with “para” option cannot count footnotes perpage

I'm typesetting a large and complex document with some tens of thousands of footnotes. Some of these notes are substantial, while many others are very short. So I need to use footnote numbering "per ...
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How to refer to a footnote?

how to refer to a footnote? example... blablablabla\footnote{ble blev blev v}\label{footnote_1} this means that you make reference to the footnote then to put As mentioned in note \ref{footnote_1} ...
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How to use text figures (numerals) for the footnote numbers in memoir?

I am using the memoir class with Xetex and have the option for text figures on. Every thing works as expected, but the numbers of the footnotes are capital number while all other are (as wished) ...
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Make footnote span entire text width in `twocolumn` mode in `memoir`

I am trying to use the twocolumn option from memoir but it is also formatting the footnotes into two columns. \documentclass[12pt,twocolumn]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \chapter{The ...
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why \usepackage{tablefootnote} puts the footnote at random locations

I wanted to make a footnote in a table. So I used tablefootnote http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/tablefootnote to do that as was suggested by google search since normal \footnote ...
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Small caps in footnote in title (amsart)

I am trying to add a footnote to a title in amsart in small caps, but constantly end up with upper case characters (even in math mode!) \documentclass{amsart} \title{ text \footnote{ text }} ...