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

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Using a footnote in the full name of an acronym

I would like to use a footnote in the full name of an acronym. Here is the minimal (not) working example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{acronym} \usepackage{footnote} \begin{document} ...
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LaTeX error with footnotes

This is the MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{titlepage} \begin{minipage}{0.8\textwidth} ...
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Footnotes numbering placement and XeTeX [closed]

Well, I meet the following problem: the horizontal spacing between the end of a word and the footnote number is much too important – about 1.25ex. Does any one know where this comes from, and how to ...
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Different citation styles for different entry types in the footnotes (biblatex-dw)

Problem I am using biblatex together with the authortitle-dw style. As it is desired in most cases, citations show up in the footnotes in the form "name, shorttitle, pages (if indicated)". However, ...
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Is there a way to always get a table on the same page with corresponding footnotes?

I have a situation where sometimes two tables (who look nearly identical to the one in the MWE) are on the right page with the corresponding footnotes but then unfortunately very often not, ...
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Making footnote numbering per-page when using acronym package

When I use the acronym package like this : \usepackage[footnote]{acronym} The footnotes are numbered across the whole document, which gets ugly when you have more than 10 acronyms in my opinion. ...
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How to align footnotes [duplicate]

I'm using XeLaTeX with the dblfnote package for two columns of footnotes and a modified footnote command to use letters instead of numbers. Currently my footnotes seem to be in a paragraph format, but ...
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Footnotes with italicized letters

I would like to use italicized superscript letters for footnotes rather than numbers. How could I do this? Example: This is text.a And more text.b a Footnote 1. b Footnote 2.
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Custom Footnote Key/ID

I would like footnotes to not show numbers but rather whatever text I want. So something like this: Here is my text. No numbers appear here even though there are footnotes embedded all throughout. ...
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Merging duplicate footcites [duplicate]

I'm having a problem with my footcites. I attached a mini example from my thesis. My problem is that in some cases I need to cite the exact same author (in my example: \footcite[5 f.]{Dijcks.2013}). ...
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adding equations into footnote [closed]

I would like to ask how can we add equation into the footnote? I tried \footnote{\begin{equation} some equation \end{equation}} but apparently it does not work. Any suggestion is appreciated ...
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How can I align a multiple-line footnote text right to the footnote mark?

How can I have the following "footnote layout"? Some Text Some Text Some Text Some Text² Some Text 2 FOOTNOTETEXT FOOTNOTETEXT FOOTNOTETEXT FOOTNOTETEXT FOOTNOTETEXT FOOTNOTETEXT FOOTNOTETEXT ...
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annotating co-first author in bibliography [closed]

Using either biblatex or bibtex, is there an accepted way of including a "co-first-author" footnote or annotation (for the purposes of a CV)?
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I am getting error with my longtable when I use footnotes

Here is the code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{booktabs,caption,fixltx2e} \usepackage{threeparttable} \usepackage[fleqn]{mathtools} \usepackage{float} ...
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Biblatex-chicago endnotes instead of footnotes with autocite

I have been using the biblatex-chicago package in my essay to generate footnotes for citations using \autocite and \autocites... but now I wish to have endnotes rather than footnotes. I first load the ...
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bigfoot, paragraph-style footnotes, and premature page breaks

When using the bigfoot package and its paragraph-style footnotes, sometimes page breaks are inserted in the main text although there's room for another line. I've nailed down the problem in the ...
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Complex layout involving multiple levels of footnotes

Cross posted from comp.text.tex Hello, I am trying to put together a book with a very complex layout. I did some research, and it seems that TeX is the software that I need. I am having some ...
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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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Enable footnote rule only for split footnotes

I am using \usepackage[norule]{footmisc} to disable the horizontal rule separating my footnotes from the bodytext of my document. However, I would like to keep this rule in the case that the top line ...
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footnotes in pre defined commands only once in the result

I have the situation, that several people generate together a document and pre defined phrases (commands) are often in use. And footnotes will be duplicate with this kind of work flow. The following ...
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Polyglossia + right-to-left language + doublespacing with setspace affects footnote spacing

I have some Arabic text, so I use polyglossia and \setotherlanguage{arabic}. This however causes line spacing within footnotes to change, which looks odd, especially because the distance between ...
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footnote under the table moves it right

I know this topic was already mentioned but I still can not use your advices in a proper way. I wanted to have footnotes under the table instead of at the bottom of the page. I changed the table ...
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How to change the font formatting in the text and numbers of footnotes in ConTeXt?

I have a document with two different types of footnotes, \noteone and \notetwo, defined with this: \definenote[noteone][footnote] \definenote[notetwo][footnote] For these two footnotes, I need to ...
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footnote double spacing with memoir package

I haven't found any possible way to double space my footnote while using the memoir package. There is another question which has been closed because not general.. well, I have the same request. ...
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tabularx and tablefootnote multiple footnotes from one \tablefootnote

In my tablularx environment I have a footnote that I'd like to have placed at the bottom of the page. Using both the tabularx and tablefootnote packages all is well. However I get served a bit too ...
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Multiple footnote citations of reference on same page

If I have multiple footnote citations of the same reference on the same page I get multiple footnote entries with exactly the same content. \begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib} @article{test, ...
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How can I use accents (like \"{o}) in \footnote?

I get following error when I use in my tex file \footnote{Shr\"{o}dinger}. When I change to \footnote{Shrodinger} there is no error. Can you give me an advice what should I do? I use BiBTeX for ...
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Distance between footnote and the line above it

How can I edit the distance between footnote and the line above it?
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\tcolorbox: footnote on page on which there are

I use in my document boxes created with tcolorbox package. Each box can cover few pages in document, and I would like to add some footnotes inside the box. But I want the footnotes to occur together ...
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line numbers in Arabic poem [closed]

I am typing an Arabic poem as part of a longer XeLaTeX document. So my paper has three parts: Introduction (7 pages), edition of Arabic poem (5 pages) that I typeset using polyglossia and bidi ...
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how to set the multiple short footnote in a line

How to get these automation "if a Short single notes in a page should be centred. Set several very short notes on same line with 3 EMs # between" like the below output Sample Footnote text Sample ...
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Remove footnote marks from \listoftables

I'm using footnote marks in my table captions like this: \caption{This is title\protect\footnotemark with a foot note} and then I just use a \footnotetext{Closer explanation...} . This works just ...
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Consecutive \footcite commands and separating commas in the text

When using the \footcite commands with biblatex, it is not clear how the separating commas in the text should be handled. For instance, \footcite{key1},\footcite{key2} will be problematic in the text ...
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How to hide a footnote in a section title from the table of contents

This is a question that arose in the comments here: Change Section titles to Small Caps only in ToC I normally hide footnotes from the TOC by doing this: \section[title]{title\footnote{This is a ...
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place footnote under table above caption

I would like to place a footnote under a table and above the caption. Since I am using the floatrow package I went with \floatfoot, however there is no option to position floatfoot below the table and ...
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How to allow footnotes in frontmatter content in ConTeXt?

I have a document structured like this: \starttext \startfrontmatter \startstandardmakeup This is a title.\footnote{This is a footnote.} \stopstandardmakeup ...
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Improve footnotes citation with Biblatex

While using biblatex I want to display the full citations in footnotes, and in the text the following format author (year)^citation number. For now I am using as it is in the MWE. Is there a better ...
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Footnotes in tables and shaded environment [closed]

I have a problem with having my footnotes on the same page with the footnotemark. What I use to have them inserted into the table or a shaded box is \footnotemark and \footnotetext pair. But the text ...
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How to skip duplication of footnotes

I have redefined footnote command to change mark of footnote in the following way: \newcommand\customfootnote[1]{% \begingroup \renewcommand\thefootnote{*}\footnote{#1} ...
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Changing biblatex footcite style to use square brackets around the citation

I am supposed to use a certain citation style which has the citations in footnotes and square brackets around the references, just like "regular" citations in text (see screenshot). I can't however, ...
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Footnotes doesn't work inside tasks

See the following MWE. For some reason the footnotes inside tasks environment are not displayed, while they work in enumeration. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{tasks} ...
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footnote with no preceding space

I would like my footnotes to be separate in the .tex file, but rendered without a space in the resulting file. Can this be done? Example: This is some text\footnote{with a footnote} renders as ...
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Footnote label in pgfplot

I can't find an answer to this problem. My problem is similar to this Footnote on graph title but I would like to have a footnote netxt to one of my x axis labels. Like this symbolic x ...
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Paragraph style footnotes in plain XeTeX

I’m trying to get footnotes set in the paragraph style in plain XeTeX. I’ve pasted the code from fnpara.tex into the preamble of my document and changed the fonts used in the actual footnotes to ...
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Text and math versions of textual (non-numeric) footnote symbols

LaTeX generates the traditional textual footnote symbols (LaTeX uses the following sequence: ∗ † ‡ § ¶ ∥ ∗∗ †† ‡‡) as math symbols. Why? And why do all of these symbols have separate textual and math ...
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Horizontal placement of footnotes in beamer

Hi I am wondering whether it is possible to place the beamer footnotes into multiple columns or display as horizontal, instead of vertical. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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hyperref changes footnotes of Koma script

I defined footnotes to insert a colon between \footnote{bla}\footnote{bla}. But when I load hyperref this is destroyed. In addition KOMA removes space at the beginning of a footnote, while hyperref ...
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How can one ensure that footnotes page-wrap only from verso (back, even-numbered) to recto (front, odd-numbered) pages?

How can one ensure that footnotes page-wrap only from verso (back, even-numbered) to recto (front, odd-numbered) pages? With the following code, the line to which the second footnote is attached ...
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Footnotes for a right-to-left phrase within a left-to-right paragraph

I have an English paragraph with a right-to-left Hebrew phrase in the middle of the paragraph with a footnote referring to a word within that Hebrew phrase. Should the footnote be positioned at the ...
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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 ...