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

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Custom prefix in footnotes with biblatex

I have another question about customizing footnote-citations with biblatex. For common citations of facts or observations from some article, I want to add a prefix to my footnotes. It's meant to ...
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Using biblatex I want to have a section, where references are given as footnotes

This question relates to one of my earlier questions: biblatex footnote references At the start of my thesis I have an acknowledgements page. This page contains some references, but it is my ...
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ledmac vs. setspace: Don’t change spacing of critical notes

Normaly setspace tries to set only the stretch of main text an footnotes are unchanged. In combination with ledmac the critical notes are stretched too. Is there a way to unstretch the notes like ...
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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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JMLR.cls package: wrong behavior of \thanks

It looks like this is a rare thing, since I found no references in internet regarding this issue. I use JMLR.cls style file, and I want to introduce two authors with different \thanks references and ...
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Duplicate footnotes when tabulary is inside minipage

I want to make table footnotes by nesting a tabular or tabulary inside a minipage, and that inside a table. When I do this with tabular, it works exactly as it should. But with tabulary, it produces ...
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Restore default \raggedbottom footnote behaviour when using one of the Koma script classes

Using the standard LaTeX classes (article,...), footnotes are set directly below the text if the page is in \raggedbottom instead of \flushbottom mode. The KOMA script classes change this behaviour, ...
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Normal footnote in epigraph command

I would like to create a "normal" footnote inside epigraph command. This command cites the reference in a footnote just below the epigraph and not at the end of the page : ...
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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 an answer. How do I put all the footnotes into a separate page in LaTeX/Lyx? I need to place them after the references page.
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Automatically make footnote-carrying pages vertically stretchable

My thesis use a page size that is exactly 34 line of text tall. (10pt text + 33 * 18pt \baselineskip = 9in plus 2pt, which looks like 1in margins on an 8.5x11" page). Some pages contain pretty much ...
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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: ...
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Write the same footnote in each page

I have to write the same footnote at the begin of the footnote space in each page, like this: \footnotetext{Footnote space title that should go in each page} Lorem ipsum dolor sit ...
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problem with footnote in tcolorbox (math mode)

I have problem with footnote in tcolorbox, footnote mark on math mode is numbering with arabic while in the footnote area is numbering with alphabet. This is an example to show you what I mean, ...
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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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How to refer to a footnote?

how to refer to a footnote? example... blablablabla\footnote{ble blev blev v}\label{footnote_1} this means that you make reference to the footnote then to put As mentioned in note \ref{footnote_1} ...
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Footnotes are formatted wrong/messy

I have a problem with formatting my footnotes. They look very messy and just wrong. I could not find a way to change that, but I assume it is some kind of property, like with a \usepackage[] commant ...
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How to automatically put the content of all the footnotes in one document

I wrote a dissertation with bibliographic references in footnotes, and I would like to organize them in a bibliography at the end of the dissertation (using Lyx). I could copy every single footnote ...
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Improper symbol mark of footnote in minipage environment

I think that the footmisc package has predefined the sympol mark series, but in minipage environment they become invalid. See below \documentclass{book} \usepackage[symbol*,stable]{footmisc} ...
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How to move the footer margin closer to the bottom, manually

I have a page built in latex that has a footnote. I am not satisfied with the distance from the bottom to the footnote: it is too large. I want to have a bigger place to write, so I want the footnote ...
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How to force the unbreak of a single footnote?

I am in the final phase of the document preparation, so I'm quite sure that pages will not change before printing. I noticed that, for some strange reason, bigfoot breaks some footnotes across pages, ...
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Amsart: footnote for the author

Assume the following code: \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} % if you want to include graphics files \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm}\begin{document} ...
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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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Add indent to \footnoterule

I would like to show the footnote rule with the same indentation as the footnote. I have tried with something like \renewcommand\footnoterule{% \kern-3\p@ \rule{.4\columnwidth}{0.4pt} ...
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Footnote indent [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Layout of multiple lines footnotes This seems like a relatively simple request—though I can't seem to find the answer anywhere. I'm using the biblatex-chicago package ...
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Paragraph-style footnotes with bigfoot and (pdf)lscape

I'm using the package bigfoot to declare a custom type of footnote: Thanks to the option [para], the footnotes of this new type will be grouped into a single paragraph. This new type of footnote can ...
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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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Package keyval Error: No value specified for margin. — error from geometry

I'm using a resume template from the following URL: (res9b) to be exact. http://rpi.edu/dept/arc/training/latex/resumes/ The problem is that the resume template doesn't include a header. If I simply ...
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Howto place footnote next to equation

Consider the following fragment ... To fulfil this requirement, $y_\infty$ is set to the lowest value of $y\left(\tau_\text{max}\right)$ and $-\max\left|y\right|$ multiplied by ...
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Automatically change font size in main text and footnote

I am typesetting an article with a lot of quotes from poems, and I have defined a command that puts the poem information at the end of the line \newcommand\poemcite[1]{\hfill{\small #1}} But if I ...
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File path at bottom of last page

My boss insists that every document I give him must have the file path to that document at the bottom of the last page. No problem with MS Word, but I don't have a clue how to do this in Latex. At the ...
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Footnote appears on previous page, Why?

My MWE part, \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,notitlepage]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[turkish]{babel} \usepackage{color} \usepackage[left=2cm,right=2cm,top=2.5cm,bottom=2.5cm]{geometry} ...
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How to add a copyright notice footer to only the first page of a document?

I have a conference paper that requires me to enter a copyright notice to only the first page of the document. I know that I can use fancyhdr to add this. I added the following to my document: ...
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Custom footnotes in the authblk package

I would like to create a special footnote such that more than one location is mapped to the same footnote. This is covered elsewhere (Reference different places to the same footnote), but I am running ...
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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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Using eledmac package to arrange footnotes by line number

I've got a question about formatting footnotes using eledmac. I'm trying to create a critical edition of a manuscript text using XeTeX, Memoir and eledmac and I would like the footnotes (\Afootnote) ...
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How to Generally Increase the Size and Line Spacing of the Footnotes?

I think that the footnotes are generally a little too small, and I would like to increase their size globally (for the entire document). How do I go about doing this? Moreover, I think that the ...
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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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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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reset counter when using \LTRfootnote from bidi package

I'm using xepersian package for my Persian job, and I would like the footnote counter to automatically restart from '1' for each page of my document when I using \LTRfootnote command, but footmisc ...
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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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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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How to create two column footnotes when using parallel package?

I am using parallel package for two column parallel texts. By default the footnotes are all formatted in one column. Is there any way to generate two column footnotes under parallel environment? I am ...
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floatrow: Changing the formatting of table footnotes

The floatrow package, which is useful for customizing the layout of floats, also allows to add footnotes as well as additional explanations (besides the caption) to tables. (The main commands are ...
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Is it possible to declare that the footnote number is right aligned but uses a dynamic width?

Our document has footnotes ranging from 1 to more than 100. I would like to see the footnote numbers right-aligned to the footnote text the space that is used for the footnote number should be ...
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Special nested footnotes

I’ve had a hard time finding an adequately robust footnote system. In the interest of sparing you my bankrupt descriptions of typography, I’ve provided a (crude) Photoshop mockup of the basic idea: ...
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Multiple footnotes within a mdframed to refer to the same text

I am using an mdframed to a display large list of items. In this this list, there is one exception that a few of the items have, and I am trying to make a note of this via a footnote. The text of the ...
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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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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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Creating a footnote in a paper title

I'm trying to create a footnote in my document title, but coming a bit unstuck - the document starts as so: \documentclass{acm_proc_article-sp} \begin{document} \title{This is my title\footnote{Just ...