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

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Footnote indentation on first page

Using LyX. While I can remove the indentation of the footnotes on subsequent pages, with \usepackage[flushmargin]{footmisc}, the first footnote---really a thanks---with address information stays ...
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Biblatex, Oscola, footcite: punctuation

I'm quite happy using the Oscola style. However, I do get a strange result using \footcite: in addition to the dot added by \footcite there is another dot after ibid («ibid..» or, eg, «ibid., 3.») ...
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Circled footnote symbols with pifont showing arrows instead of circled numbers

I like the change of the footnote appearances with the pifont package \usepackage{pifont} \renewcommand\thefootnote{\ding{\numexpr171+\value{footnote}}} but I have many footnotes [though never more ...
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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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Disable hyphenation in footnotes

I want to disable hyphenation in footnotes, because I have special codes for a special program and the readers should copy this code into his program and therefore its not good, that there is a hyphen ...
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Can I redefine ednotes' \Bnote command to behave more like a normal \footnote?

In the context of the scholarly apparatus package ednotes I would like to create a customized \Bnote which behaves like a normal LaTeX footnote; i.e., I would like to enter into the body of the text ...
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Biblatex \autocite in case of would-be nested footnotes

I have the same situation as the following user: biblatex: Enhancing \autocite in case of would-be nested footnotes I want to use \autocite within a \footnote. This results in the citation being ...
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footnote in table with hyperlinks

Answer to the problem below: I was using latex c.tex; dvipdf c.dvi to compile the pdf, instead I should use pdflatex c.tex, it also showed up that \begin{savenotes} will create links to the top of ...
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Add text around footnote mark in beamer

I've been trying to change the behavior of the footnotes in beamer. I can change the "footnote" template fine, but I'm having trouble changing the marker in both places. Ideally, I'd like to have ...
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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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Make all footnotes numbered subsequently, but one with a symbol

I was wandering if there's a way to make only one footnote appear with a symbol (*) instead of the number. Thanks!!!
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Titlepage with thanks to following page

Titlepage I wrote a titlepage like usual but I have supervisors from different universities. In order to provide the reader this information, I thought of writing the following possibilities: Using ...
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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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How to change ledmac's paragraph footnotes from justified to ragged

How to change ledmac's paragraph footnotes from justified to ragged ? They seem to be justified by default, but I need them ragged left. Probably needs a redefinition of \parafootfmt, but I don't know ...
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Inconsistent footnote size in converting LaTeX to OpenOffice.org

When a LaTeX document containing 2 footnotes — footnote #1 is plain ASCII, but footnote #2 has diacritics or other extended characters — is converted to odt (OpenDocument Format), the number in ...
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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 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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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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Biblatex, Footnote Citations and Numbers in Bibliography

I'm writing a document where I'm using biblatex (with BibTeX as back-end). In my document I would like to have citations as footnotes, "normal" footnotes containing text and at the end a consolidated ...
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How to set footnotes to use a combination of two numbering formats in ConTeXt?

How can I redefine the numbering style of footnotes in ConTeXt, such that is displays a combination of a number and letter (e.g. 1.A, 1.B, 1.C) instead of the usual 1, 2, 3 sequence, e.g.: This is ...
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Clickable Table Footnote

I'm trying to have some clickable footnotes within tables. I tried using \footnote{}, it does create a link but there's no footnote text associated with it. \footnotemark[number] along with ...
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Footnotes without markers only in the text, and with markers before the note words

Now what is needed is to add a footnote that is not attached to any place in the document, yet it is counted in the counter and appears. What's more, I want the footnote's number to appear before the ...
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Footnote in booktabs package [duplicate]

I wish to add a footnote somewhere in a table. I am using booktabs package. I wrote the footnote using \footnote. It is showing symbol 1 inside a small box but it is not showing the footnote anywhere. ...
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Separating different kinds of footnotes with bigfoot

I am using the bigfoot package to create two sets of footnotes, one in para style and the other plain (in that order on the page). I have removed the line separating these footnotes from the body of ...
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Multiple series of footnotes with and without period after \thefootnotemark

I am in the final stages of editing a complex document with different series of footnotes — mainly, a normal series using Arabic numerals and a second set using an asterisk. (Because this is a ...
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Biblatex: Problems with *vgl.* and numbering in dynamic quotation command

In Biblatex: Automatic Vgl. & automatic quote indenting (depending on quote length) lockstep creates a quotation command based on previous contribitions by lockstep and Martin Scharrer that ...
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gb4e example with two-paragraphed footnote throws error

gb4e is a useful package for writing linguistics papers, as it allows one to append judgments to examples, via the optional argument of \ex{}. As such, I would like to retain the use of this package, ...
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removing all marks associated with thanks on cover page

I would like to remove the numbering associated with \thanks on my cover page. I use the following command (using article): \documentclass[11pt,english,titlepage]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Footcite number should count up

I'm currently working on a report... It says that every footnote should have a unique number, aka it should count up. But when I use \footcite{Mandelbrot1987} it will only count the numbers up per ...
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Biblatex: First citation as full reference and following citations ibid or - when interrupted - short citation

For my thesis I would like to have a citation style that meet the following requirements. a) Whenever a bibliography entry is cited the first time it will generate the full entry (author, year, title ...
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Footnote in minipage wit newtxtext misses mark

With the newtxtext LaTeX package, footnotes inside a minipage miss the mark. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[papersize={6cm,4cm},margin={2mm,2mm}]{geometry} \usepackage{newtxtext} ...
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How to avoid p. after pp. in biblatex?

Can anyone tell me how to avoid mentioning both the pp. and the p. in footnote citing of an article? I kinda find it ugly and redundant. Here is what I mean: 18J.R.R. Tolkien. “On Fairy-Stories”. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...