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

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Problem with converting footnotes into endnotes

I'm using endnotes package to create endnotes, and since my existing body of text already contains lots of footnotes, I use \let\footnote=\endnote to convert footnotes into endnotes. ...
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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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Making global footnotes inside a minipage with hyperref support

I would like to make footnotes inside a minipage that use the global footnote counters and the hyperref package. I'm having trouble getting hyperref to make the correct references. I imagine I need ...
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Inconsistent footnote size in converting LaTeX to OpenOffice.org

When a LaTeX document containing 2 footnotes — footnote #1 is plain ASCII, but footnote #2 has diacritics or other extended characters — is converted to odt (OpenDocument Format), the number in ...
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Merge separate footnotes into text

A text (written by someone else) has numbered footnote insertion points: Text text1) text text text2) text text text.3) Text ... The actual footnote-texts are in a second file: 1) text of note ...
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How can I use \footnotemark with a \ref argument?

I want to refer to an existing footnote and I'm not happy with the workaround given here: http://anthony.liekens.net/index.php/LaTeX/MultipleFootnoteReferences I found that I can put a \label inside ...
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Don't show footcite notes

I am using a biblatex-examples.bib file with website cites. I would like to hide the (Online; visited on 15-11-2014) part of the footnote, but do show this part in the Bibliography. Is this possible? ...
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Same Footnotemark size all over the document

Does anyone know how to get the same sized footnote symbol (number) in the titles of the document? \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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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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Caption and tablenotes in two columns (in threeparttablex)

I have a table with a long caption and footnotes on a landscape page, prepared using ThreePartTablex, but it does not fit. I'm now looking for options to make it fit. My best idea so far was to set ...
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How can I change the line distances without affecting the footnote distances?

I know that by \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{number} it is possible to change the line distances, but it would also change the footnote distances. How can I only change the line distances in the ...
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above n references broken

EDIT: Added the complete cite macro from my aglc2.cbx file. EDIT: Added the cite:save macro as suggested by domwass EDIT: Added these links to files to reproduce the problem UPDATE: I think I have ...
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Use same formatting for \thanks footnote as the one created by footmisc

I change the layout of my footnotes with the footmisc package. Below, I flush the footnotemark to the left margin, and I include \doublespacing and \raggedright. But these have no effect on the ...
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Placement of tablenotes in longtable with threeparttablex

How can I prevent a pagebreak of the tablenotes within ThreePartTable (threeparttablex) in the following MWE (btw it's a landscape table)? \enlargethispage seems to have no effect. ...
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Footnote on graph title

I'd like to add a footnote to the graph title. After adding the footnote, it disappears! Here is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=newest} \pagestyle{empty} ...
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How to show ~(tilde) in footnote? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Correctly typesetting a tilde I can show ~(tilde) in normal text, using text as follows, \begin{quote} \verb|~| \end{quote} But the problem is when I try to put this ...
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How do I adjust the width of Beamer's footnote “area”?

I have a Beamer template with a vertical "ToC bar" along the right side. I have the problem that when I insert footnote citations (e.g. biblatex' \footfullcite), the resulting footnote protrudes into ...
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Print only existing footnotes / suppress empty footnotes

This is a follow-up to my earlier question Merge separate footnotes into text. I now have a similar case, where I need to check whether there actually are footnotes relating to a particular number: ...
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Difference between \footcite and \cite in BibLaTeX

Since recently, I am having some trouble with the short/ibidem and full citations in BibLaTeX. When I use a \cite command inside a footnote, it behaves differently than \footcite: it seems each keeps ...
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Footnotes disappear when using overlays in beamer

I use footnotes for citations in combination with the beamer package. I adapted the code from this question and everything works quice nicely - except when using overlays. Then the footnotes only show ...
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Aberrant footnote numbering behavior with footnoted captions

I don't have an explanation for the behavior shown by the following two MWEs. Clearly, the footnote number is altered by the length of text in the caption. Please advise me as to why this strange ...
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biblatex: Enhancing \autocite in case of would-be nested footnotes

This question led to a new feature in a package: biblatex biblatex provides high-level citation commands like \autocite that allow "global switching from inline citations to citations given in ...
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Minipage footnote is inside tikZ node

I have a minipage, and inside of it I have a footnote and a tikZ picture. Now my problem is, that the footnote text goes inside the last node of my tikZ picture. That is not what I want – and it's ...
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Sidenote formatting

I want to have sidenotes (alternate footnotes) in the margin. I found this code on the Latex Community website. \newcommand{\sidenote}[1]{% ...
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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 in block statement

I have a presentation to make, and in this I present a quote in a block, like this: \begin{block}{Quote headline} Some truly great words some man made before me. \end{block}\footnote{And this is ...
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footnotes - on the bottom except on last page of chapter

My school requires that dissertations follow a set of sometimes odd formatting requirements. We have a latex class file which does a reasonable job at bringing documents into compliance with their ...
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How does \thanks work in LaTeX article class?

I am trying to figure out how it happens that \thanks in the standard LaTeX article class (with no options specified) is typeset with an asterisk for the footnote mark. I got lost trying to trace ...
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Changing size of footnote symbols in titlesec-formatted chapter titles

I am using titlesec to define the formatting of Chapter titles. At present, footnote symbols within these titles appear in the same format, but my author would like them to be somewhat smaller. The ...
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How can I add acknowledgements on the title page as a numbered footnote?

I was asked to add acknowledgements to the right of the author name as the first footnote. (So the footnote should be numbered as "1" but for some reason it only shows asterisk "*".) Could anyone ...
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Forcing footnotes to appear on the next page

I need a way to make some footnotes appear on page 2n+1 when the text that they're "attached" to occurs on page 2n. Is there something like a \newpage command that I could use in the middle of ...
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Alternatives to footnotes?

I have a document that uses a lot of footnotes (avg. 15 per page, and 1 line of text per footnote in A5 paper). Unfortunately, this necessitates a lot of eye movement: readers must find the ...
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footnotes and floats

I'm having some troubles with using footnotes inside floats. I use \footnotemark and \footnotetext, but then the float is pushed to the next page, and the footnote remains in the previous one. As a ...
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Footnote doesn't appear when put into a “definition” environment

When I try to put a footnote into a definition environment (or theorem, etc.) it fails, whereas it works well in plain text... How can I fix it? (N.B. I use thmbox, I don't know if this have an ...
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How to format eledmac’s two-column footnotes

After karlkoeller cam up with a solution for How to allow page breaks within footnotes, when using dblfnote? I really like to use it but unfortunately the styling of the footnotes isn’t flexible ...
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How to allow page breaks within footnotes, when using dblfnote?

Is it possible to let footnotes set in two columns with dblfnote break across pages? In the following MWE note 3 is so long that it goes to a second page together with the third paragraph, but I want ...
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Indentation problem with the 'para' option of bigfoot

Continuing the questions concerning the layout of footnotes for a critical edition, I am reporting the last issue I am facing. I am using the para option of the bigfoot package to typeset the ...
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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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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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url in footnote spans two pages

In my document LaTeX has chosen to continue a long footnote on the next page. That's usually just fine. But in this case the page break in the footnote is inside a url, so the whole second page is a ...
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How to put \value{counter} as value to .aux file?

I'm trying to customize eledmac settings in a way that I can use its footnote ability just like the ordinary LaTeX footnote style, but not as one paragraph per footnote but all footnotes in one ...
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leading package and vertical space between footnotes

I'm using Will Robertson's leading package to set the leading in my documents. It usually works fine, but it seems to cause trouble with the vertical space between footnotes.* Consider the following ...
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hspace except at the beginning of a line

I am using the footmisc package: \usepackage[perpage,para]{footmisc} Every time I make a footnote, I use my own podnote command: \newcommand{\podnote}[1]{\footnote{\hspace{-1ex}#1}} However, I ...
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biblatex: is it possible to combine two styles?

Ok so after my first question yesterday Clickable, bottom page reference ?! Possible ? and based on the received answer I decided to head for biblatex, install biber and all. But the documentation is ...
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Clickable, bottom page reference ?! Possible ?

I'm new here but I see the place looks hyperactive. I guess I'll ask a lot in the next months. So new to LaTeX and starting my PhD thesis redaction. I got this template for a PhD thesis at ...
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How to ensure the first letter of a footnote is always uppercase?

My friend has a problem where he uses \footcite together with authorstyle-icomp and wants things like "ibid." (ebd. in German) to be uppercased when they're at the beginning of a footnote. Also, his ...
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Odd vertical space combining footmisc with hang option and bigfoot

Trying to combine the hang option of footmisc with the bigfoot package (later to be used for more footnote registers) I am getting an odd line inserted between the footnotes. If I comment out the ...
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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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\thanks not creating footnote in twocolumn article

I am trying to use \thanks inside \author in a twocolumn article. The document shows an asterisk next to the author's name, but the footnote is not appearing at the bottom of the first page or ...
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footnote, hyperref, tabular

I have many tables with footnotes inside and I need hyperref in my document. Now, the problem is that footnote in my tables does not point to the notes at the end of the page. It points to the first ...