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

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How to use \url in sloppypar to make url into multi-lines?

I met a problem about how to make the long link into a multi-lines one. The following is LaTeX code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[colorlinks,citecolor=black,linkcolor=black]{hyperref} ...
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Missing space before “and” in author list with two \thanks

I am trying to typeset the authors' names in a paper so that they appear as Joe Bloggs* and John Smith** (i.e. typeset with a joining "and" and normal spacing between words). I also need to put a ...
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Footcite that changes format on second citation

I'm writing a report for the university. They're being very specific about specifying formatting for citation. Although I suspect the mentor won't be very strict, I'm still interested in having as ...
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mdframed and a title with a footnote

I have put the title of my text in mdframed, however the title has a footnote. After I LaTeX the file, the footnote appears inside the frame rather than in its usual place, i.e. at the bottom of the ...
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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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Using sidewaystable enviroment with footnotetext

my new problem si this code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{rotating} \begin{document} \begin{sidewaystable}[h!] \centering \setlength{\tabcolsep}{5pt} ...
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Change the size of the footnote counter IN the footnote

The footmisc package is quite useful for changing the layout/style of a footnote text itself. Eg: \renewcommand\footnotelayout{\scriptsize} However, how do you change the size of the footnote ...
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table notes in English typography

I'm using the code given below: \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1]\footnote{real footnote} \begin{table}[!ht]\centering ...
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Converting footnotemarks to endnotes

I am trying to convert all footnotes and footnotemarks in a large document to endnotes. While the footnotes can be readily converted using \let\footnote=\endnote, I am not able to convert ...
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How to show footnotes in multiple columns

I am attaching an image of the footnote page, It uses up lot of vertical space. I want to appear this at the bottom either in itemized format or two / three columns format. Two to three columns would ...
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Footnotes running off edge of page

When using long section titles and the para option from footmisc, the footnotes are pushed off the edge of the page. E.g. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[para]{footmisc} ...
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How do I change the footnote style of \thanks to a letter?

I need to have a lowercase superscript letter for the footnote for the author, that is, I need the \thanks command to have footnote a as opposed to *. I'm assuming that I either need to use an option ...
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Adding Source of Document as Footnote with External Files

I have a beamer presentation where I am including a set of external slides using includepdf from pdfpages. I want to be able to add a footnote to each of these external slides, which attributes them ...
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footnoterule not moving with footnote

I'm using the book documentclass and the footmisc package. I made some changes to the original footnote macros, and this causes the following problem when the footnoted word is on the last couple of ...
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Different line space in LaTeX for body text and for footnotes

Hello I have a LaTeX document and I want to set the space betwen the lines. Normally I would use \linespread, but this command will change also the space between lines of footnotes and I do not want ...
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Biblatex Printing “ibid” Lowercase at Beginning of Footnote

My ›house‹ citation style is an author-year system with the citations placed in foot- or endnotes rather than in the text. I'm using biblatex's \autocite exclusively, with autocite=footnote so I don't ...
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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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Unwanted space between negative number and footnote marker

I have managed to produce a table that looks like I imagined it to, so all is well there. The only problem I am having is with my footnote markers. I am using threeparttable and siunitx, and I want to ...
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How to change the font of a cross reference made using \ref

I am using the Cambridge University Press book class cambridge7A (available at http://authornet.cambridge.org/information/productionguide/laTex_files/ and much used by CUP authors) A minimal example ...
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Broken footnotes in psp.cls

When I write an article using the psp class for the journal Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Mathematical Society, there's something broken with the footnote markers in the text. The footnote ...
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Alternative eqref command (generating a footnote)

Sometimes I think it is helpful to have a visual reference to a cited equation, besides its reference number. Let me give a (manual) example of what I'm talking about: \begin{document} (...) ...
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Footnotes in apa6

apa6 class seems to be incompatible with \footnote{}. For instance this document: \documentclass{apa6} \begin{document} \footnote{This is a footnote.} \end{document} produces this error: ...
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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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Colon problems in BibLaTeX citation style

I have to use the bibliography entry for the first citation of a source. This bibliography string contains several colons which are unfortunately not visible in the footnote. The following minimal ...
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Beamer: combining footnote in one column with figure in the other one

I'd like to put a figure next to a list which contains a footnote. Without the footnote everything works fine. But when I add the footnote, the figure gets shifted to the right and partly appears to ...
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How to reset sidenote numbering in chapters? (Tufte-LaTeX)

I've looked at this question: How to reset footnote numbering at \chapter* and at frontmatter chapters?, but the answers concern using \chapter*, and assume the OP is not using the Tufte-LaTeX ...
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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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“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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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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bigfoot and footmisc do not work well together with “multiple” option

I would like the footnotes from the example to appear comma-separated where they are referenced in the text. The "multiple" option of footmisc should be able to do this, but it does not work. How can ...
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Alignment of itemize/enumerate items in footnotes

In my document I am using the footmisc package (with \usepackage[splitrule,hang]) and the following appearance of my footnotes \deffootnote[1cm]{1cm}{0cm}{\makebox[1cm][l]{\thefootnotemark}} Now I ...
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Positioning footnotes before the bibliography

I don't want a separate page for my bibliography, so the references simply follow after the end of the actual document. However, there happens to be a footnote on the last page which is then displayed ...
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Strange behavior of \footnotemark/\footnotetext in revtex4-1

I've been writing using the class revtex4-1 (for the APS journals...) and have come across the following: When using footnotemark and footnotetext they each advance the footnote counter rather than ...
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Left-Aligning footnotes in Beamer

How can I align the footnote to the left, so that the 'a' from 'aligned' stands directly below the 'T' of 'This'? Using \usepackage[flushmargin]{footmisc} "eats" the footnote completely. ...
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Add space between margin and footnote marker

Consider the following minimal working example: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage[hang]{footmisc} \setlength{\footnotemargin}{1em} \begin{document} Content.\footnote{Footnote} \end{document} I ...
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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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Using \footnotemark / \footnotetext trick for \footnote in \caption removes footnote number

I had the issue of having two footnotes appear in \caption in a figure-environment. Fortunately, this answer (Using \footnote in a figure's \caption) provided a solution. My code is as follows: ...
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Footnotes, Cross-Referencing and Updating

I am new to LaTeX and wondering if it is worth using to write up my doctorate. I am a lawyer and there is one thing – perhaps specific to lawyers – which I cannot work out if LaTeX can do. (I have ...
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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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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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Chapter footnotes (using symbols, not appearing in TOC or header)

I want to make a macro sfootnote specifically for footnotes on Chapter headings, such that the footnote marks are some constant symbol (e.g., '*'), and such that the marks/footnotes don't appear in ...
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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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footnotemark and footnotetext creates undesired indentation

I have looked for a solution for quite some time now, but I couldn't find anything useful. The problem seems to be minor but still visible. If I use footnotemark within align to create a footnote, ...
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Joining lines and text together (and a grey footnote) in a new environment for grey text

I defined an environment called bewertung that's delimeted by two lines. I observe three problems I can not solve: Pagebreaks after the first line (page 1 of MWE PDF). Pagebreaks before the second ...
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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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How do I remove citation number from footcite

How can I display footnote citations with only the citation text without any footnote number (and also remove it in the text). For example, I would like to get the following footnote (MWE follows): ...
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How can I get my footnotes placed similarly in the columns of my document

I just noticed that footnotes on the first and last page of a document get placed differently as demonstrated in this MWE. In this particular example, the problem shows up in a two-column document ...
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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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Multiple references to the same footnote inside a table environment

I followed the steps in this answer to get multiple references to the same footnotes working. As shown in this minimal example, the solution is working great for footnotes in the text, also getting ...
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Nested Footnotes + Hyperref

Footnoting a footnote can be performed by placing a \footnotemark within a footnote, followed later by the accompanying \footnotetext. However, only a single footnote can be placed within a footnote ...