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

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ModernCV Footnote and Text

I am using modernCV documentclass, casual style and my resumé letter is more than a whole page. Unfortanetly, the text collides with the footnote, or to be more precise, it is very close to the ...
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Caption and footnote width with ctable

I am using ctable and I have a table with footnotes. Since the table is narrow, the caption text is squeezed in the table width, which looks odd. I can use mincapwidth to specify a minimum width for ...
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Insert a Comment as a special footnote, marked by author and with the option to hide

Well, I am writing my PhD. In this phase I am passing the nearly finished text for revision. I want to give it with certain comments aimed to the tutor, and hide them and show another corpus of ...
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Longtable and landscape: wrong position of title and footnote

I have a problem with landscape longtable: the title and footnotes are not in the right position. I tried to delete format \geometry{left=1.2in,right=1.2in,top=1.00in,bottom=1.0in} and it works. ...
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Footnote mark in regular size

Is it possible to set the footnote mark into a regular size (rather than exponent) and between brackets? Actually, I would like to put some bibliography in the footer, something like : Blablabla [1] ...
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How to place footnotes in the caption of a table?

Problem: Question title says it all, although it can be misunderstood, what I am trying to achieve is through a command (hoping for footnote) to be able to place a footnote mark anywhere in the table ...
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Reset footnote for paragraphs spread in two pages [duplicate]

To reset footnote numbering on each page I use \usepackage[perpage]{footmisc} But if a paragraph including a footnote spread in two pages, the numbering is not reset on the next page -----...
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Reset footnote counter by section with footmisc [duplicate]

I would like to reset my footnote counter for every section in my article, and I am using the footmisc package. I have seen the perpage option, and similarly there are questions on how to achieve this ...
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Reledmac: footnote position problem

I am trying to have footnotes over three columns using reledmac package. However, I don't understand how to get footnotes correctly positioned : it looks like this : ----------------------------------...
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Biblatex: Change date/year output for one literature-type only

I have a book that uses footnotes and several bibliographies, and includes books, articles and the like. Ordinarily, the citation style author-year and along the lines of "Author (Year), Title, ...
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Footnote indentation 1.25cm of multiple lines footnotes

I am trying to indent multiline footnotes 1.25cm after and including the second line. This is the code fragment that my template uses to set-up footnotes, which needs to be adapted: \...
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Free positioning of footnotes/comments

I am writing a paper in which I want the ''normal'' footnotes to appear in the references list as usual, BUT as opposed to them I wish to insert one comment which will appear at the bottom of the ...
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Writing tilde in footnote url [duplicate]

I try to write footnote in my file as \footnote{http://chasen.org/\~taku/software/yamcha/} But the tilde is compiled as /∼ in my web browser. So it can not reach the webpage. I tried using ...
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How to typeset multilingual adjacently parallel paragraphs within a page with different footnotes

The above example was created using an WYSIWYG editor. But want to achieve same using xelatex where different footnotes (explanatory, variants) can also be used. Any pointers.
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footnotebackref package changes behaviors of \autoref for floats containing footnote

For tables or figures with footnote in their caption, through footnote package for example, the use footnotebackref would remove the text in \autoref{...}. Is there a way to fix that? (Note: footnote ...
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Change footnote number to text using tabu

Problem: Changing footnote default numbering to text using the tabu package. Minimal Working Example (MWE): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array,booktabs}% http://ctan.org/pkg/{array,booktabs} ...
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How to achieve a multi-column layout for footnotes?

How can you achieve a multi-column layout for footnotes? I have one page filled only with a rotated table (landscape layout, the sidewaystable environment). The table is annotated by a lot of ...
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Problem in footnote with arabtex package

I have a problem if I try to typeset a footnote while using the arabtex package. The problem is that the number is still in left side and the text is in right side. MWE \documentclass[a4paper,...
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Redefining footnote reference

Need to add a reference to the following customized footnote definition: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \hypersetup{ colorlinks=true, citecolor={black}, ...
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Space between footnotes and text

I am using koma-script for writing my final thesis and have the following problem: The space between my main text body and the footnoterule is not unified, it differs at every page and it is mainly ...
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Citations in footnotes on the same page, using LyX?

I am aware that citations on the same page in LaTeX are possible with biblatex (1, 2). But how do I make them appear automatically as footnotes in LyX, when I add citations using the built-in ...
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How to make the footnote starting from \dag? [duplicate]

The default sequence of symbol footnote is *,\dag,\ddag,... How can I make the footnote starting from \dag, i.e., the sequence \dag,\ddag,...? Thanks in advance. (I have the package \usepackage[...
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Automatically generate new commands and keyval definitions

I would like to automatically define new commands and keyval definitions anytime that a command beginning with the prefix \fn is used within a string. Part I below is the stub that needs to be ...
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Why and how does `alphalph` change the reference of dingbats selected from `pifont`?

If you want to get a custom alphabet for symbolic footnotes, alphalph is a great package for it. However, it does not seem to play nicely with many other symbol font packages(bbding,pifont, &c.). ...
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Why does \parbox lose footnotes?

The motivation is presumably that footnotes are formatted immediately and inside a parbox \hsize does not equal \textwidth (although, unlike a minipage, \textwidth doesn't change). The mechanism is ...
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Footnote margins

I want to increase the right margin for my footnotes for 1cm. The right margin for the text is 4cm, so the footnotes should have a margin of 5cm. Does anyone know how to do that? My MWE (kind of): \...
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Combine \footcite with \citeauthor

I'm fairly new on using LaTex, so maybe this is a really simple question to answer. I've rewritten the whole question due to the comments made. What I'm trying to do is to declare my own command that ...
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Biblatex with BiBTeX backend, Same Footnumbers and Bibliography Numbers, while different Style in Footnote and Bibliography

fellow TeX-enthusiasts! I'm using Biblatex with the BibTeX backend (Please don't tell me I need to use Biber, it don't work an my system for some reason...) I have two problems, which I can solve ...
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Which package or option forces footnotes to use symbols?

I've read that footnotes are numbered by default, but in my case, they use symbols by default, and the symbols are pretty ugly: in some cases they overlap the following characters. Why aren't arabic ...
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Footnotes in multipage environments

I'm in conflict with how mdframed handles footnotes inside environments that span multiple pages. Consider this MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[framemethod=tikz]{...
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Side notes marking multiple lines of text

I am looking for a method to put small side notes next to the text, by simultanously marking the amount of lines to which the note refers. So, something like this: I was trying many methods like ...
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Alterantive to the mdframed package for proper footnotes?

I have several pages of text in my book that i want to put in a box with a lightgrey background. I was trying to use mdframed, and lookswise it is what i wished for. However, I use (several) footnotes ...
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Don't break item (without disappearing footnotes)

I am trying to keep items (used within a command) from breaking internally, but the solutions I've found end up causing the footnotes to disappear. Any advice on how to keep the footnotes alive but ...
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How to make footnotes span multiple columns?

I am preparing a scientific paper for IEEE using the IEEEtran style that gives a two column layout. However, URLs are not references and should be put in footnotes. Some of my URLs are long, too long ...
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What is this wacky definition of \@makefnmark trying to accomplish?

A journal style file that shall remain nameless contains this code: \def\thestandardf@@tnote{\@arabic\c@footnote} \def\@makefnmark{% \hbox{% \ifx\thefootnote\thestandardf@@tnote \@...
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Four columns footnotes in a two columns layout

Is it possible to get 4 columns footnotes in a 2 columns layout? And also frame a thin line around the footnotes zone? A layout like this: That's what I achieved: \documentclass[11pt,twoside]{...
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footnote inside a tested string

I would like to create a footnote within a command that tests the parent string (using xstring), such as: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{etex} \usepackage{xstring} \begin{document} \...
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How to insert an extra footnote without changing the previous numbering?

LaTeX is very good in adjusting the numbering -- and more importantly the references to it -- when inserting new chapters, sections, etc. Legal documents (and books), at least here in Germany, tend ...
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How do I make a RTL footnote in eledmac in the paragraph-style?

In a previous question, Salim Bou helpfully provided a solution to getting RTL footnote rules in eledmac. Building on this, I wish to ask now to typeset a critical apparatus series as one paragraph. ...
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Footnote separator line appears in the wrong side of the page

I'm writing my Master's thesis and so far, no big problems. Now I have this issue with the footnote separator line at the beginning of one chapter, only on this page: it appears on the right instead ...
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Wrong line-spacing with fbb package within footnotes

The following example results in a file with incorrect line-spacing. The line containing the Ä and Ö has a slightly bigger spacing than all other lines within the footnote. Other fonts don't seem to ...
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scrartcl: Set footnote marker outside the mark width box

In the scrartcl package, the \deffootnote command is used to adjust the typesetting of footnotes: \deffootnote[<mark width>]{<indent>}{<parindent>}{<definition>} … which ...
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How do I get rid of “Note1”, “Note2”, … for footnotes placed in the bibliography?

I am writing an article based on the APS (American Physical Society), Physical Review B article format. This places all footnotes in the numbered bibliography at the end of the article. All ...
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Footnote Issue in Overleaf

I am facing a problem dealing with references to the same footnote text using the Overleaf online TeX/LaTeX system. Here is a minimum working example which compiles perfectly using MikTeX/TeXLive, but ...
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Footnote in \quote{}

I have the following code: \email{abc@a.com} \homepage{www.abc.com} \extrainfo{Skype: lala} \photo[64pt][0.4pt]{picture} \quote{Somequotes} ... \begin{document} I would like to insert a footnote in ...
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footnotemark equivalent for tablefootnote

There is an option to mark the same cross reference in footnote using footnotemark. Can I do the same for tablefootnote? MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tablefootnote} \begin{document} ...
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Footnote within a double column float

I have a double-column float that is used to insert a full-page box in a document. However, when I place footnotes in this box, the footnotes appear within the box (which is desired) but not in a ...
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Text and image, side by side, in footnote

I would like to have the text of my footnote on the left of an image. I've tried: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{wrapfig} \begin{document} Some text\footnote{\begin{wrapfigure}[5]{r}{.5\textwidth}...
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toggle presence of footnote rule

I have two kinds of footnotes, for which I need two kinds of footnote rules. The MnWE below describes what I want to see. I can turn off the standard rule by uncommenting the line %\usepackage[...
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Making \vfill work with footmisc package

I had some trouble getting my footnotes to stick to the bottom of the page, so I used: \usepackage[hang,bottom]{footmisc}. This solved the problem, but for one part of my document I want to place a ...