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

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Detect space before a footnote

I'm in the middle of proofreading TeX source for a book, and have found a couple of places where a stray space has slipped through before a footnote mark. Is there any automated way of scanning TeX ...
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Resume numbering the footnote

I use the following piece of code to put something as my footnote (borrowed from a friend). {\let\thefootnote\relax\footnotetext <text> } But what happens is after putting this, any further ...
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Footnote mark alignment with italic text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: superscripts with xelatex? (footnotes, natbib) I'm adding a footnote to a sentence that is italicized, and the placement of the footnote mark seemed to be off. I'm ...
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Punctuation spacing after long exponents

When typesetting equations with long exponents or high-numbered footnotes right before punctuation marks, the result is a rather awkward large space between the last letter and the punctuation mark: ...
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How to display the footnote in the bottom of the slide while using \columns?

I am using \columns in beamer to show two pictures. After I added \footnote{ExampleText} after captions, the ExampleTest just appear in each column. Now I want to show all of the ExampleText in the ...
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Mixing symbols and numbers as footnote markers

I have several numbered footnotes in a text, but some of them I would like to see them as symbols. I tried with the next command \footnote[10]{this is a footnote} and it works, it changes the next ...
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\footcite and \footcitetext produce empty citation in beamer [closed]

I'm using biblatex with bibtex in the beamer document class. In a very weird way the \footcite produces a rather empty citation "2." In the example, whereas \footcitefull gives a very nice citation. ...
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Mysterious behaviour of footnotes with hyperref package

I have an example, stripped to absolute minimum, showing the mysterious influence of switching colorlinks=false to colorlinks=true in the hyperref package on some footnotes. In this document, a ...
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Direct citations inside of footnotes

Consider a document in which footnotes are shown as a bibliography items in the citation list. Furthermore, there are footnotes which contain citations. For example \footnote{See also ...
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How do I put two footnotes in the caption of a float?

This question Using \footnote in a figure's \caption already has some suggestions on how to get a footnote in a caption. None seem really satisfactory because it seems hard to get the footnote ...
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biblatex supercite wikipedia style with postnotes as footnotes [closed]

What i want to achieve is a wikipedia style citation (like so Biblatex supercite command with use of square brackets (like a reference style in Wikipedia) ). At the same time (to handle the problem ...
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Error caused by interaction between minted, footnotes, babel and "(double quote)

I'd like to put some inline code using minted but when I try to typesent the empty string "" I get an "undefined control sequence" error. Sample code: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} ...
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Place footnotes in a separate page

I have searched around a lot but have not been able to find a answer. How do I put all the footnotes into a separate page in LaTeX/Lyx? I need to place them after references page.
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Footnote in align enviroment

It appears that one is not supposed to use \footnote in math mode as per this appropriately named question: Footnote in math mode. However, it appears that I can get it to work without having to ...
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Footnote inside stackrel

I am writing an equation and I'd like to put above the equal sign $(=)$ a footnote describing shortly the reason for that equality. I tried \[x^2\stackrel{\footnote{foo}}{=}x\ast x\] but this ...
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\thanks command specific to each author

What is the correct way to have a \thanks command for a specific author ? I don't want to use \author{auth1 \and auth2} for obvious reasons (i.e. be able to distinguish the authors). I have tried ...
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Odd behaviour when setting bottom margin [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tables below footnotes, is this a good output routine algorithm or a bug? I use \documentclass[liststotocnumbered,bibtotocnumbered,12pt,a4paper,Arial]{scrbook} ...
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Last footnote of an Exam be “End of Exam”

I am using exam class. I am writing an exam, and I wanted the last footnote (the final, last one to appear) to be End of Exam. I have this: \pagestyle{headandfoot} \runningheadrule ...
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Prevent page break within footnote in ConTeXt

I have the following example of footenotes: \definepapersize[MyBook][A5] \setuppapersize[MyBook][A5] \usetypescript[times] \setupbodyfont[times,11pt] \setupbodyfontenvironment [default][em=italic] ...
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Spacing between footnotes and footnote mark

The school I attend requires that footnotes be single spaced with a blank line in between. That is easy enough with \footnotesep, but the first footnote has to be close to the footnote mark. Not sure ...
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Problem with biblatex and footnotes

I'm currently writing a research paper and want to manage my bibliography with biblatex. Everything is working fine except a minor annoyance: Whenever I use the \footfullcite[pagenumber]{key} command ...
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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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Global footnote counter in Koma-script book class [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Continuous footnote numbering How can I achieve that footnotes have a global numbering scheme, and not a per chapter numbering? I am using the book class from the ...
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Footnote line spacing is wrong [closed]

I am using a lyx package to make footnotes in a XeTeX document that compiles to a PDF. The package is: #\DeclareLyXModule{Bigfoot} #DescriptionBegin #Adds some additional footnote insets. Based upon ...
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How to renumber and redisplay additional references to a previous footnote if the previous appearance was several pages prior in ConTeXt?

I am using \setnotetext[footnote][0001]{This is a footnote.} to set a footnote's text and \note[footnote][0001] to create multiple references to it. When the footnote's first appearance, and later ...
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How to reset footnote counter in each column of a two-column document?

Footnote counters can be reset in each page by using either zref-perpage or perpage packages but how do you reset footnote counter in each column of a two column documents? ...
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Extra space between footnote numbers and content for high count

I’m using the following commands to customize footnotes: \usepackage[bottom,norule,hang]{footmisc} \setlength{\footnotemargin}{2mm} \setlength{\footnotesep}{4mm} \addtolength{\footskip}{2mm} The ...
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Footnotes with no superscript but indent [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to set superscript footnote mark in the text body but normalsized in the foot? I cannot find a way to have footnotes with no superscript number in the footnotes, but ...
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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 ...
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Question about zref bundle (changing the behaviour of footnote rule)

In bidi package, we have three footnote commands \footnote (typesetting RTL footnotes in RTL mode and typesetting LTR footnotes in LTR modes), \RTLfootnote (always typeset RTL footnote), and ...
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table notes out of margin

Hi I am using TeXnicCenter, I have problems by writing notes at the foot of a Table: by using threeparttable: \documentclass[12pt,psfig,a4,final]{article} \usepackage{threeparttable} \begin ...
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Putting marks for split footnotes

Say, that you have a footnote which is printed in page 1 and 2. How can you put a mark, say $\rightarrow$ at the end of the footnote text in page 1 and at the start of the footnote text on page 2, ...
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A related question on “\footnotetext numbering for many \footnotemark - automatic solution”

David Carslie proposed a solution here. The question is what to do if you have an environment that is several pages and you want the footnote to appear at the bottom of the page where the footnote ...
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How to use the footnotebackref package with \footnotemark and \footnotetext?

I am using footnotebackref to have links and back links between footnote marks and footnote texts. But the example below produces this error: ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> ...
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bigfoot footnotes overrun text area [closed]

In writing a rather complex critical edition, I often encounter problems with XeLaTeX typesetting bigfoot footnotes so that they overrun the text area and spill into the bottom margin. How can I ...
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Memoir Class, \sidebar formatting

In the memoir class, is there a way to get the \sidebar notes to be in paragraph style? I am looking for a similar effect that fnpara provides to footnotes. I have included an image of what I would ...
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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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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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“Dynamic Endnotes” (footnotes on side): what to do with footnotes at the end of the page?

I want to use what Bringhurst calls "dynamic endnotes", i.e. footnotes in the marginpar. This can be easily achieved with the footmisc package. However, I need some support and guidance how to handle ...
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Indenting footnotes in ConTeXt

How to modify \footnote in ConTeXt, such that the complete footnote is indented?
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Different bottom border value for footnotes [closed]

I'm using the geometry package to define the borders of my document: \usepackage[left=2.5cm,right=2.9cm,top=3.5cm,bottom=3cm,footnotesep=0.5cm]{geometry} That means the bottom of the text and the ...
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Can Footnotes reside in another file?

I want to know if is there a possibility/method/package, by which I can uniquely label all footnote positions in book.tex. And another file, footnote.tex, containing the footnotes and matching labels, ...
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superscripts with xelatex? (footnotes, natbib)

This example illustrates some conflict between xelatex and natbib- and footnote-generated superscripts. The semi-colon between distinct citations is not typeset as a superscript, nor is the dagger. ...
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How to create multiple references to a single footnote in ConTeXt?

I have some footnotes in a ConTeXt document, which must be referenced too multiple times, i.e., the superscript mark 1 appears in several parts of the document, but the footnote is only displayed ...
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multiple footnotes using footmisc within author/thanks context

I'm working on a paper with a large list of authors, hence I've switched to numeric author indices as illustrated at http://www.latex-community.org/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=1517&view=next . Now I ...
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ConTeXt mkiv: Footnote inside tabulation

I need to include a \footnote inside a tabulation environment. I adapted the example from ConTeXt wiki, but at compiling the content between \starttabulatehead and \stoptabulatehead doesn't show up ...
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Decrease the space between two type of footnotes

I’m using two types of footnotes in my document, but when I use the two types in the same page, the space between the two blocks is too large (the paper size small, so it is problematic). Is there a ...
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change the footnote's length (increase footnotes right margin)

I'm using Book (KOMA-Script), By default, the footnote runs roughly from left margin to the right margin of the page, I used the following to control the left margin: \deffootnote[8em]{8em}{8em} ...
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How to have both symbolic footnote (counters reset per page) and numeric footnote (numbering never resets) threads on top of each other?

I would like two footnote threads: one that uses traditional American footnote symbols (such as *†‡§¶‖) and whose counter is reset every page one that uses continuous (Arabic numeral) numbering ...
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Putting footnotes on same page as table that references them

I've got a \tabularx with two \footnote marks immediately followed by two \footnotetext. I would like them to show up on the same page, but tex is pushing the table to the following page making ...