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

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letting long/many footnotes 'flow' over two pages (eledpar)

I'm using the eledmac and eledpar packages for typesetting several critical editions. I have facing pages with the original foreign language on the left, even pages and the accompanying translation on ...
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Beamer: multiple references to the same footnote

In the LaTeX wikibook I found a workaround for having multiple references to the same footnote: First reference.\footnote{This is the footnote}\addtocounter{footnote}{-1}\addtocounter{Hfootnote}{-1} ...
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biblatex & TeX4HT: citations in footnotes = missing \begin{document}

the following code, which I'm trying to run through TeX4HT and biber in order to create an .odt file, results in a »missing \begin{document}« error, pointing to the aux file. Something about the ...
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gb4e + biblatex error “patching footnotes failed”

I'm having a problem while using gb4e and biblatex in the same file. It does compile, but I get an "patching footnotes failed" warning. Minimal example: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \...
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How to double space the \thanks footnote?

The journal I intend to submit my paper to requires all the text, including footnotes and acknowledgments, be double spaced. I use the setspace package and put \doublespacing and \renewcommand{\...
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Removing footnotes from pdf bookmarks

I have \section{My Title\footnote{ My Footnote 1}\footnote{My Footnote 2}} . Both pdfLatex and Latex automatically creates bookmarks from my section headers. That's what I want. But they also ...
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Split LaTeX footnotes into two columns

I have a number of short footnotes that form a column and make my paper look pretty crappy, and so I'd like to have LaTeX put multiple footnotes on one horizontal line. I've tried using the [para]{...
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“Thanks” note (footnote) placed below right column even though there is enough space on the left

In this two-column document, the "thanks" note is placed below the right column even though there is enough space below the left column, and a lot of space is inserted around the heading of the first ...
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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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Biblatex+Biber footcite style when using autocite

I'm referring to this post. Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[style=alphabetic, autocite=footnote]{biblatex} % Footnote modifications: \DeclareCiteCommand{\...
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Change reference position for footnote link

With the recent package footnotebackref it is possible to backrefence footnotes, one can then jump directly from the main text to the footnote and back. The link in the footnote that points back to ...
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Set font size for footnotes

I am writing my thesis and my university requirements ask me to set the footnotes font size at 9pt. The body text size is 12pt. I tried to change the value using : \renewcommand{\footnotesize}{(one ...
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Making a long footnote span two columns [closed]

I am using an ACM proceedings document class (acm_proc_article-sp) which uses a standard 2-column layout. I have a very long, unbreakable footnote that needs to span both columns. Is this possible? ...
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Setting margin for \thanks footnote

I can use \setlength{\footnotemargin}{15pt} to indent a footnote. How do I indent \thanks the same way? MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{setspace} % Allows linespacing ...
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Biblatex, Footnote Citations and Numbers in Bibliography

I'm writing a document where I'm using biblatex (with BibTeX as back-end). In my document I would like to have citations as footnotes, "normal" footnotes containing text and at the end a consolidated ...
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amsart, setspace, and footnotes

When I use the setspace package in an amsart document, the indentation of footnotes is messed up; the first-line indent is lost, with everything pushed to the left. Sample document: \documentclass{...
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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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Circled footnote symbols with pifont showing arrows instead of circled numbers

I like the change of the footnote appearances with the pifont package \usepackage{pifont} \renewcommand\thefootnote{\ding{\numexpr171+\value{footnote}}} but I have many footnotes [though never more ...
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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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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 in ...
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Add a footnote on the paper title

I want to add a footnote to the title of my paper. I am able to get a asterisk appearing at the end of the title but there is no actual footnote on the bottom of the page where we normally expect ...
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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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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 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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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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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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Springer LNCS Template: Same footnote for two authors

To add footnotes to authors in the Springer LNCS template one should not use \footnote{}, but \thanks{}. Source Code: \author{Author 1\thanks{author footnote...}} This results in the author ...
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biblatex: Full Citations in Footnotes on Every Page

How can I create this sort of bibliography using biblatex, ie, bibliography at the footer of every page?
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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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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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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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Margin note on adjacent page

I was wondering if there was a way to put margin notes (and possible footnotes) on the adjacent page. I want to put together a document that incorporates a large amount of references and "margin ...
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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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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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Automatic insertion of (Cont'd) when footnote splits across pages

Occasionally, I write long footnotes that get split across consecutive pages. Is there a way of automatically inserting [continues on next page] and [continued from previous page] when such splits ...
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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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Anchor position for the `footnotebackref` links to footnotes

I discovered the package footnotebackref through StackExchange but I found something I didn't like about it: there seems to be no way to select the text to be footnoted (~ \footnote{read this footnote}...
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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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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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How do I add a blank line between the footnote line and the footnotes?

Between the footnote line and the first footnote on that page, I need to add a double-space. I've tried using the \ command, but it adds a space after the number. Does anyone know a way for me to do ...
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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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Sidenote formatting

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