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

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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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Symbols instead of numbers as footnote markers

How can I make LaTeX use symbols (*, †, ‡, and so on) instead of numbers to mark footnotes? (The numbers are confusing because I use superscripted numbers for citations.)
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Fix the footnote separation with bigfoot

I am using the bigfoot package for the footnotes of a critical edition in the verse environment. I have defined two different footnotes (A and B). What I need is to fix the separation between them, ...
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% sign into URL in a footnote

Further to Caramdir's (User 3872) 2011 question; I have a similar MWE as in that question, hence: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{url} ...
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Reference different places to the same footnote

For example, I want to make footnotes both at Sentence 1 and Sentence 2 (which are on the same page) to the same footnote. Wikipedia's "References" have this effect.
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Combining 'para' and 'plain' footnotes using manyfoot

Following my previous question about adjusting the footnote layout which was partially answered, I want to ask something more direct. Is there a way to get a functionality similar to \footnote+ of ...
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How to have footnotes nested within footnotes?

I'm trying to create nested footnotes, along the lines of Infinite Jest (only with footnotes rather than endnotes). I've read the Footnoteception post and found the Bigfoot package, which seems to ...
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Spacing/Kerning of footnotes before and after punctation

I would like to change the space/kerning between footnotes and punctations. Please see my MWE for explanation. MWE: \documentclass [] {scrbook} \begin{document} \setcounter{footnote}{70} A sentence ...
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Identifying long-distance float and footnote references

Many people have asked questions about how to locate float references such that the float will appear near the first reference (note that a similar - but less common - problem exists for footnotes, as ...
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Color switches are problematic with footnotes, longtable and hyperref

When using the color package in its switch form (\color cf. \textcolor), things can get confused using certain packages, with footnotes, and with section headings. The section headings issue was ...
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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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Two footnotes in a heading, only one is displayed at the end of the page

I'm adding two footnotes to a section heading: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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footnote for beamer block

I am stuck with this footnote problem: within a beamer block, I have two columns, left column has a figure, right column has some text. Now I want to add a footnote for the right column, while the ...
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Footnotes in minipages without footnote separator and increased indent

How do I cancel the footnote separator line in minipages only? I would also like to increase the indent of footnotes in minipages only. This is handy after tables, for instance. Ideally, I would use ...
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Listing code in footnote in Latex [duplicate]

I have the piece of code: \begin{lstlisting} <?xml version="1.0"?> <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:ex="http://www.example.org/" > ...
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Adjusting the footnote layout for critical edition

I am working on a critical edition of ancient Greek poems and I am using the verse environment of LaTeX. I need two basic footnotes and I am currently using manyfoot. I have defined another line ...
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Footnotes misbehaving in report go to front page but behave correctly in other report

I wonder if anyone can advise me as to what is wrong? I have a LaTeX report where I referencing the same footnote more than once on a page in the Introduction: documentclass[oneside,11pt]{report} ...
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Delete author's full name from a single footnote [closed]

How can I prevent author's full name in a certain footnote, while keeping it in the other foonotes and bibliography? I use biblatex, report class.
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Beamer patching footnotes warning

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[style=authoryear-comp,backend=biber]{biblatex} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Foo \end{frame} \end{document} ...
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Changing footnote symbols

I was wondering if there is way to change the symbols of footnotes to any symbol I want. I know there are some packages that put away the numbers and use predefined symbols, but I want to use some ...
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Refer to an endnote with the 'enotez' package points to the wrong note

I've previously used the \footref command from the footmisc package to refer to an endnote. This has worked fine in combination with the endnotes package: \documentclass{article} ...
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manyfoot, bidi packages and footnotes on the same line

Writing a book of probability in arabic, which is a Right-to-Left language, I need to write Left-to-Right footnotes for footnotes with english words. I do this (for main language arabic and other ...
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MinionPro conflicts with fnsymbol

For various reasons, I need to include two footnotes at the beginning of my document referenced with symbols rather than numbers; it does not matter what symbols I use, so long as they are not ...
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Unable to add footnote with url in caption

I am trying to add a footnote with a url within a caption, but i keep getting an error: \begin{figure}[H] \centering \includegraphics[width=.8\textwidth]{images/graphs/somegraph.pdf} ...
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Length of horizontal footnote separator [duplicate]

I need to reduce the length of the horizontal line that separates text body from footnotes. I am a beginner, using report document class.
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How to get hyperlinks for footnote when someone uses \footnotemark[] and \footnotetext[]{}?

I don't get any hyperlinks when I use \footnotemark[1] and \footnotetext[1]{my text}, but I do get hyperlinks when I only use \footnote{my text}. I don't want to use \footnote{} as it reduces the ...
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Footnote after equation

Imagine I have an equation $$ x=1+3$$ \footnote{Hello World!} How can I put the number of the footnote right beside the equation? I've tried doing just $x=1+3$ \footnote{Hello World!}, but then the ...
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Create a blind footnote [duplicate]

How can I create a blind footnote such as the one in the picture below? By blind I mean that there is no number in the text, or in the footnote. I would like to have this footnote on the bottom of ...
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How do I reset the footnote cross-referencing counter for each chapter?

I am writing my thesis in the document class scrbook, and have the footnotes counter set to start again from 1 in each chapter. However when I reference a source more than once within a chapter, it ...
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Using nccfoots package with Tufte package

I have been using tufte-book for a while but am trying to get the nccfoots package to work within the quotes (eg. the footnote within the shaded quotation area). Thanks. ...
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More space between main text and footnote [duplicate]

I want to add some space between text on the page and footnotes. I need to have "one missing line" above the black line of footnotes. Thank you for any help!
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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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Fancy Footnote Rule

I am trying to use tikz to create a more visually interesting vertical rule to separate the footnotes in my document. Here is my re-definition (code from the soulpos package documentation). ...
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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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Footnote marker placement in heading of theorem/definition/etc.

I have a definition, and a footnote which refers to the whole definition.  So I’d ideally like an output looking something like: Definition 1.53.   A footnote is a small aside, usually ...
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How to add a copyright notice footer to only the first page of a document?

I have a conference paper that requires me to enter a copyright notice to only the first page of the document. I know that I can use fancyhdr to add this. I added the following to my document: ...
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Is it possible to have a footnote in rotated material?

I'd like to have a footnote in a rotated material but each solution I tried (with \rotatebox from graphicx package, rotate environment from isorot or rotating packages, etc.) fails: the footnote mark ...
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biblatex repeated citations in footnotes that point back to earlier footnotes

I am using biblatex as follows: \usepackage[style=verbose-note,backend=bibtex]{biblatex} \renewcommand{\cite}{\autocite} % citations in footnotes This works almost as I want it. What I still would ...
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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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How to cite full title in footnote with alphabetic citation style

I'm writing my thesis and I'm struggling with the correct choice of citation style. I'm leaning towards alphabetic style, since I find that it's easy to read and makes it easy to recall what ...
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Changing footnote marker position

I am using \footmisc to customize footnotes, but I just can't get the footnote marker where I want it to be(the one that appears at the bottom of the page; not the one in the text, to which I don't ...
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Revisiting middle of page footnote problem

Configuration: Report document class Problem: \usepackage[bottom]{footmisc} is not producing footnotes to the bottom of page as it should, but rather in the middle of a page with few lines of body ...
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Using footnotes with \par in eledmac's paragraphed footnotes

I was asked to do some adoptions to the footnote layout using eledmac. One request I could not implement so far is to combine the "footparagraph" option with a long footnote containing paragraphs ...
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Automatically handle footnote numbering when using \footnotemark

I have been using \footnotemark and \footnotetext to write footnotes, primarily because its much easier to read and write paragraphs in TeX without footnote text scattered in the middle of my ...
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Different fnmark style in footer and text

I'm using the memoir document class and redefining fnmark like this in my preamble: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{footnote} \usepackage[bottom,hang]{footmisc} \usepackage{xcolor} ...
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Footnote number not showing [duplicate]

I'm using classicthesis.sty and my footnote numbers are not showing. I do use this command at the beginning of each chapter: \let\thefootnote\relax\footnotetext{ } Do you think this is related? ...
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Indentation in footnote

I have a small Problem with indentation in LaTeX footnotes: \documentclass[draft,12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[footnote,printonlyused]{acronym} \begin{document} foo\footnote{foo: ...
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move \footnoterule to right

I would like to move a \footnoterule to right, by 3cm, to be aligned with a footgroup moved to right by 3 cm. I know that footnote rule use a \hrule To move the rule, I should put it in a \vbox, and ...
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footnotes indentation issue

I have checked the whole forum for finding solution to this problem. Problem: I have added some footnotes to my LaTeX template. All footnotes work fine except this one. This is how it appears Here ...
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How to sort footnotes in tables in two columns at the page end?

I have come across a problem and have searched the internet for a solution for two days now, but no luck. I have a couple of tables in my thesis with a lot of footnotes. I have read about the problem ...