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

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a stylish footnote: brackets for a whole paragraph of text

I'm looking to make a stylish footnote. I've came with the idea of putting brackets to a whole paragraph that comes at the end of the page. I've got a result but imagine it can be done better. I've ...
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Sort footnotes alphabetically or per-page glossary

I'd like to create a document where glossary entries are on each page in the footnotes and I've been able to do that (see MWE below), but I'd like the footnote glosses to be sorted alphabetically, but ...
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Use single or compact spacing in side notes

I have a document that by default uses double spacing. This is fine for the main text, but side notes use lots of space. How can I disable double spacing for margin side notes? ...
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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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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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Convert custom footnote environment with “environ” to endnotes

To convert footnotes to endnotes, I know I can use the endnotes package with the commands shown below. Because I often have long footnotes I have created a custom environment for them using the ...
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Only print footnote rules for certain streams when they're alone on the page

I'm using the reledmac package, along with the reledpar package, and I'd like to modify how the footnote rules appear. But, being a novice, I can only get so far. (See MWE). The document contains ...
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Footnotes on the current page with mdframed

Is there a way to force a footnote to be on the current page when I use a multi-page mdframed box ? With this box, I must use the pair \footnotetext/\footnotemark. Currently, I used this next code. ...
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Linux Libertine & Sequential Footnote Markers In Body Text [duplicate]

I've discovered what seems to be a fairly significant anomaly in the way the normally very good Linux Libertine font handles—or rather doesn't handle—footnote reference marks when they occur ...
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Footnotes in table with savenotes

After considering options for getting my footnotes to work (Footnotes in tables?), I settled on the savenotes environment. Sadly it seems to work randomly, based on the position in the table. I have ...
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Changing spacing for \thanks generates empty line

In a double-spaced article, I'm trying to keep the \thanks note single-spaced. I use this topic to change the spacing of \thanks back to single-spacing. This works, but it also generates an empty line ...
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forcing breaks in gigantic footnotes

I have huge footnotes with linguistic examples in them. For some reason xelatex (texlive 2015) decides to put everything onto the next page and leave a huge hole. I was reading around and found the ...
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How I could raise a footnote?

I try to use the \footnote command inside \raisebox. But then the text of the footnote disappears! Is there a simple way to appear the footnote back? Please, take this XeLaTeX MWE ...
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Footnotes on Facing Pages

Perhaps eledmac or a similar package can do this and I missed it in the docs. What I am seeking to do is this: have text on one page (always left), with footnotes covering that page on the right, ...
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Extra } or forgotten \endgroup when using footcite in table

I have a problem using footcite of bibtex and \makesavenoteenv of footnote together. This is my (not so minimal) MnWE, where I am trying to use \footcite inside a table floating environment: ...
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Changing the page number/footnote number font?

I think I've been using this code: \renewcommand{\footnotesize}{\fontfamily{phv}\selectfont\scriptsize} It changes the font of the footnote but not the number of the footnote itself. Any way to ...
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How can I edit footnote style in memoir class when using biblatex-chicago?

I am using the memoir class for my theis together with package biblatex-chicago for my citations. When I compile my document I get the following warning from biblatex-chicago. Since you are using ...
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manyfoot: Text Before New Footnote Group

I am using the manyfoot package to work with multiple footnote numbering schemes in the same document. This works fine; however, I would like to have some kind of headline before the listing of the ...
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Referencing footnotes

I am in the position of needing footnotes for my document. I found that the syntax is: Something pretty complicated\footnote{This complicated thing needs details.} This will make my source hard to ...
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How to put footnotes inside table inside minipages in the same page as the tables?

I have footnotes inside tables that are inside minipages (to put two tables in the same row in a two-column article). I use \addtocounter{footnote}{1} \footnotetext[\value{footnote}]{ blah blah} ...
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biblatex Error 'cite' undefined: autocite=footnote with biblatex-mla

I would like to use the MLA citation style in footenotes. The following mwe produces the expected result. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[backend=biber, style=mla]{biblatex} ...
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How can I pit a \footnote within \itemize within \minipage in Tufte class?

I'm writing up lecture notes using the Tufte-class book, and I've been getting this constant error in reference to using a footnote within an itemize environment within a minipage. I would post a ...
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Footnotes in a tabbing environment that breaks across pages

I am trying to use footnotes in a very long tabbing environment that breaks across two or more pages. I would like the footnote text to appear at the bottom of the page on which it occurs, however I ...
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Footnote re-starts in each page

I am using the following shell for my PhD thesis and I have added so many packages that I am not sure which one is restarting the footnote in each page in 1. Can someone please help me? Thank you ...
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Footnote environment (memoir, article or amsart)

Is there a footnote environment? Few cases are known% \begin{footnote} The first experiments date back to 1912, when\ldots A second paragraph. \end{footnote} Context I have a customized ...
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How does \thanks work in LaTeX article class?

I am trying to figure out how it happens that \thanks in the standard LaTeX article class (with no options specified) is typeset with an asterisk for the footnote mark. I got lost trying to trace ...
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footnote refering goes to first(cover) page

I have a problem with footnotes. When I click on the footnote mark the page goes to the first(cover) page not page bottom. I have not defined any command and used only latex standard command. ...
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A problem with two column footnotes in XeLatex

My file must be compiled by XeLateX and its footnotes should be sorted in two columns in each page. So I use this code in the preamble: \documentclass{article} ...
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Automatically handle footnote numbering when using \footnotemark

I have been using \footnotemark and \footnotetext to write footnotes, primarily because its much easier to read and write paragraphs in TeX without footnote text scattered in the middle of my ...
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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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Using \footnote in a figure's \caption

Maybe this is an easy one, but I struggled with this now too long :) I want to have a footnote in a caption of a figure, see the example. \begin{figure}[!ht] \caption{a figure ...
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How to remove indentation in footnote?

On the first page, I put "corresponding author" in a footnote. However, there is unwanted indentation before * (see the picture below). I tried \noindent but didn't work. MWE is at below. ...
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Using \footcite and \cite with \printbibliography

I collected a lot of references in an external bib-file, where I keep both references and resources, along side with cite-sources and bibliography items. Resources and Links shall go to the footnote ...
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Difference between \footcite and \cite in BibLaTeX

Since recently, I am having some trouble with the short/ibidem and full citations in BibLaTeX. When I use a \cite command inside a footnote, it behaves differently than \footcite: it seems each keeps ...
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How can I put my name and address at the bottom of the first page?

In an article, I want to put, at the bottom of the first page, my references (name, laboratory, email...) but I do not know how to do so.
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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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Adjacent margin footnotes

I would like to have footnotes in the margin of a document, on the same line as the word with the footnote mark, even if there are many footnote marks on the same line. Right now, I can only get the ...
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Minion's footnotefigures mistakenly appear in non-roman text formats

The MinionPro package offers the option footnotefigures. When active, special glyphs are used for footnotes, which look a bit thicker than normal numbers. This option is defined as ...
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Footnotes in tables?

I would like to have footnotes in tables, but the \footnote command does not work inside a table environment. Googling one finds that this is a frequently asked question, at least in the UK. That ...
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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 ...
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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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Changing the sign near author email

I use the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{authblk} \date{\today} \title{Some Title} \author[1]{Prof. First Person\thanks{PFh@som.ac.il}} \author[2]{Dr. Second Man ...
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Footnotes within \paragraph

I am writing my first university paper in Latex and I am getting compile errors when trying to use \footnote{} within the \paragraph{} command. My document looks roughly like: \begin{document} ...
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How to add a footnote to an equation number?

I would like to add a footnote to an equation number. For example, it should look like: (This figure is taken from MS word.) Does anyone know how to do this in latex? I have tried the following ...
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How to increase the footnote line length in Arabic with scrbook?

If I write in English the code below would work, but when I write in Arabic it won't! I want to extend the length of the footnote line to the whole text width. MWE ...
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Change footnote numbering format to a custom mapping

My text contains some footnotes, and I want the footnote symbols in the text to be the English letters and the corresponding counterparts in the page footer to be Hindi numbers from 1 to 26, how may I ...
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Footnotemark appearing at beginning of line

As you can see from the picture below, the custom footnotemark somehow appeared at the beginning of a new line. I know I can force it using \nolinebreak, but this shouldn't happen at all, should it? ...
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How to change the definition of footnotes without \makeatletter and \makeother

I want to change the definition of footnotes in order to be able to change the footnote symbol for some footnotes (the footnotes corresponding to the authors of a paper). I tried the recommendation of ...
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Springer LNCS Template: Same footnote for two authors

To add footnotes to authors in the Springer LNCS template one should not use \footnote{}, but \thanks{}. Source Code: \author{Author 1\thanks{author footnote...}} This results in the author ...
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Footnotes disappear when using overlays in beamer

I use footnotes for citations in combination with the beamer package. I adapted the code from this question and everything works quice nicely - except when using overlays. Then the footnotes only show ...