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

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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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Vertical spacing below block quote should be retained even if footnote follows

In my text, block quotes have noticeable vertical spacing from the text above and below. When there is a footnote, this property is violated; I would like to restore it. (And I think this formatting ...
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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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Suggestion on how to manage pagenotes in memoir

I posted a long question before, and it was suggested that I should split it into separate chunks, so here it is. I wrote a book using the memoir class. It has about three hundreds notes and ...
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How do I change footnote in Beamer?

I would like to change footnote sign letter to numbers in my Beamer presentation. How can I achive this?
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Target only some footnotes with para footmisc

I have four small footnotes. I want the first two to appear in separate lines, and the last ones to appear together in the same line. When I try \usepackage[para]{footmisc}, they all appear in a ...
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Bigfoot - problem in automatically or manually perform line breaks

I am using the bigfoot package in order to have two categories of footnotes along with the parameter para, in order to place the footnotes one after the other. The problem I am facing is on the line ...
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Controlling when a footnote appears in beamer presentation

In my beamer presentation I am have multiple slides of the form \frame{ \frametitle{FRAME TITLE HERE} \begin{itemize} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{2in} \item \onslide<1-> TEXT ...
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Noindent in \thanks, left align

I am using the following command in WinEdt to have the corresponding author contact info at the footnote. I used \\ to have a new line since it was long. I have two problems. First I need to left ...
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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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How to suppress ALL hyperfootnotes; not just the first

Here the author points out a comment in the footmisc manual: The hyperref package has ambitions to make hyperlinks from footnote marks to the corresponding footnote body; naturally this causes ...
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How can I push footnotes to the bottom of the page in beamer?

In beamer, footnotes appear at the bottom of the slide, but above the footline. However, the theme that I'm using has lots of empty space on the left side of the slide that would be perfect for ...
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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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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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Footnotes or sidenotes in tables with tufte-latex?

It might be extremely simple to solve my problem, but I can't figure it out... I use the tufte-book class and I have a table inside it. In the documentation of the tufte-book class it is written that: ...
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how to typeset RTL document with two columns flush AND two-column footnotes

I'm working on a set of documents in Hebrew. My general workflow is I type reStructuredText, run it through rst2xetex and then typeset with XeLaTeX. What I can't figure out how to do is create a ...
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Splitting footnotes

I read a lot of question about how to avoid footnote splitting in two pages. My question is the opposite one. Consider the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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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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Margin note and paragraph not aligned when skipping a page

I am using the "marginnote" and "geometry" packages to set marginnotes features: \usepackage[a4paper, top=3.2cm, bottom=3cm, outer=4cm, inner=4cm, heightrounded, marginparwidth=2.3cm, ...
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Hidden Footnotes in presentation

I have a presentation where bullet points appear after each other. In one of those I am citing a work using \footnote. Unfortunately, the command does not care about the \pause command, meaning that ...
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Footnotes: Is it possible to combine “para” and “standard” style with one counter?

I know the para option of the footmisc package. I also know how to define seperate kinds of footnotes with manyfoot and that this package has the para option as well. I am looking for a way to ...
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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 align short footnotes (centred) and longer footnotes (left) in one document

I am wondering whether there is some package/code that addresses the following three criteria: Shorter footnotes, e.g. Quine (1960, 22), would be sitting centred on the bottom of the page, if (and ...
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\hyperref: footnote links not active and color not changing

I'm using \hyperref and encountering two problems. First: footnote links are not active; second: I cannot seem to change the color of links or to go from colored links to links with borders. Below ...
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What is the height of the footnote, at shipout ?

Suppose I want to draw an horizontal line, at shipout, the position of which is on top of the footnotes if some are in the page, and the bottom of the text otherwise. How can I retrieve the height of ...
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Test inside output routine

in order to provides new feature in eledpar, I would like to output somes notes only on odd page. I have a problem, as you could see with the following MWE I have modified the output routine to add a ...
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Syntax highlight for footnotes in Vim

I always write my footnotes in LaTeX as Some text.% \footnote{This is the footnote text.} Text continued. This way the footnote is always on its own line beginning with \footnote{ and ending with } ...
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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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Modify bigfoot rules for footnote page-breaks

I use the bigfoot package and I would like to reset preferences (penalties?) for footnote page breaks exactly as they are in the basic LaTeX default. I noticed that bigfoot, while allowing for nested ...
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Glossaries disabling a footnote on first use [closed]

I have set to for each glossary item (not acronym) a footnote on the first use. But now I have a glossary item which only appears in the table and I don't want to show a footnote for that single item. ...
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Change the color of footnote marker in LaTeX

I'm trying to do up a resume in LaTeX however I'm wanting to use a different color for the footnote markers so that it's clear that they are not part of the normal text. PHP, Java, C\footnote{It has ...
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Is there a package or trick to collect all defined footnotes and print them with their page numbers on a certain location?

I am writing a software documentation. In the documentation I talk about new ideas that might be implemented in the next release of the software as well as bug issues. I think items related to new ...
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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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How to typeset a reference to a footnote?

I want to enter in a footnote a reference to another footnote (in this case it's on the same page above). I found out how I can create the reference, so that it is formatted like a "normal" footnote ...
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How to ensure footnotes being at the same height on every page?

I have added a footnote to the text but I also have some "unbreakable" code listings. Because of that the footnote gets dragged "higher" in the page. As you can see there's more space between ...
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footnote inside mbox

I know very similar questions have been asked, but I couldn't find a solution to my problem. My original problem started using the glossaries package, using an acronym inside the framed environment, ...
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How to refer to a definition at the end of the page?

I want to write some word in LaTeX and write its definition at the end of the page. For example: this is an example* in latex doc.. ------------------------------------ *example: is ... end of ...
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\thanks{} footnote indented when using amsart and doc

When using the amsart document class in combination with the doc package, I get an extra indent in the thanks footnote of the first author: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{doc} \begin{document} ...
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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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Footnote into a \twocolumn expression

I have a paper that uses the article document class, in twocolumn mode. The title and the author are set within a \twocolumn[...] command. Now I need to put a footnote after the name of the first ...
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Best practice for quoting a website

How should I quote a website? E.g. I'm using the android reference. Here is my BibTeX entry: @ELECTRONIC{Google2012, author = {Google}, month = {01}, year = {2012}, title = {Android ...
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Beamer - building footnote example with columns and minipage

While trying to construct a beamer slide illustrating usage of the \footnote command I hit upon the following problems. When I compile a slide with the following code: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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xpinyin: suppress pinyin annotation in footnotes

The pinyinscope environment of the xpinyin package adds pinyin annotations to all Chinese characters therein, including those that appear in the footnote. Is it possible to suppress pinyin ...
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Typesetting: Footnotes in math mode - confusable with exponents?

Consider the following text sample: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} The fermion fields consist of two different chiral components, which are by convention called left- ...
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Find all broken urls and references in a LaTex document with footnote urls and bibtex urls

Is there some automated way to test broken urls over a LaTex document for errors such as 404 etc. I noticed that some broken urls but the list of reference is too massive to go through one-by-one. ...
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Footnote mark in non-superscript with ConTeXt

Usually a footnote has a mark within the text (which is superscript) and a mark near the footnote text at the bottom of the document (which is also superscript). How can I change the mark within the ...
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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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Footnote to figure

I want to add a source address of my address like this: But the address must start from the beginning of figure like this: How can I do that? Thanks
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Customize stackoverflow like source code box using tcolorbox extrude, with constant space around word [duplicate]

I try to change font familly in my tcolorbox to have similar font than the font for source code in stackoverflow, without success. The height of line is also not correct, there is a difference ...