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

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Laying out two footnote streams one beside the other

I am working with an author that needs two different footnote streams. This can quite easily be done by using bigfoot. EDIT Also note that the margins used are narrow, like 10mm or so. Therefore ...
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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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Footnotes (e.g. citations) in the footline of beamer frames?

I like to have references to images etc. on my beamer slides printed in the footline area of the frame, i.e. close to the bottom: In the example I create the footnote 'manually' like this: ...
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Biblatex: Changing space settings for page numbers in footnotes

For some unknown reason I prefer to write the page numbers in \autocite[34,79]{dR80} without a space behind the comma. Unfortunately, in the output it doesnt compile a space automatically. Is there a ...
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Footnotes not showing up (no tables involved here!)

I'm having a difficult time with footnotes because I'm trying to do a project report and some footnotes do show up, other don't. Here is a minimal document showing this behavior: ...
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How to decrease space between footnote mark and next text?

In Russian typesetting the footnote is usually placed between text & closing punctuation character, like: this is example\footnote{footnote example}. But this leads to empty space between the ...
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Footnotes next to each other in a sideways table?

How can I put footnotes next to each other in a sideways table? The para option for footmisc does not work here. Minimum working example: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{rotating} % to ...
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How Can I reduce the fontsize of footnotes in LaTeX beamer?

I use footnotes for image-references in my LaTeX beamer presentation. Is it possible to reduce the footnotesize for thoses references? Is it also possible to have two different footnotesizes on the ...
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Advanced footnote layout with word definition

I am struggling since a few days on a special requirement asked by an author. Suppose you have a text in which you have foot notes, and you want to define the meaning of words. For example in french ...
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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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Setting Text on a Path

Using LuaLaTeX, I want to create an effect where text begins as a footnote but curves upward and ends up in front of the body text. Sort of hard to describe, but picture the body text ending ...
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Footnote moves up by one \par

What is the problem with this minimal example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{zref-abspage} \makeatletter \newcounter{footdir@label} \newtoks\footdir@toks \newcommand*{\footdir@temp}[3]{% ...
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Adding a frame footnote in beamerposter creates blank page at beginning

If I use a footnote within a column, that footnote is in an inconvenient place (at the bottom of that column), so I solved that by using the [frame] option, which puts the note at the bottom of the ...
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Fine-tuning footnote style

I need to get a grip on a custom footnote command that could be sum up by this couple of xparse commands: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, frenchb]{report} \usepackage{xparse} ...
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Need space between footrule and footnote

I'm formatting a dissertation and need a small, vertical space after my footrule before the start of my first footnote, but no space between the footnotes which follow. I've tried the following ...
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The affiliation and footnote superscripts overlap in the authblk package

I'm using the authblk package with the following code: \documentclass{sig-alternate} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{authblk} \begin{document} \title{The Title} \author[1]{Alice} ...
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Using setspace package breaks footnotes link

The following code created a footnote, the problem is that in the produced pdf file clicking footnote reference 1 doesn't jump to footnote definition1 in bottom of the page, instead, it jumps to the ...
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Import footnotes from one file [duplicate]

Like as bibtex is there anyway to import footnote from one tex files. What I come up with is %--------------------------------------------Footnote references from label \makeatletter ...
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Tabularx, Caption and Footnotes

I need to have some tables with the following requirements: The need to be of width \textwidth; The caption has to be on top of the table even at automatic page breaks; The tables should not float; ...
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Footnote is placed below instead above key word?

Thanks for all the assistance so far! You're great! :D anyway I have a problem that when using the footnote command \footnote the footnote number is placed subscripted to the key word instead of ...
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Footnote taking width of *both* body and margin note

I am wondering how can I adjust geometry parameters (or using other packages) to make the layout of footnote taking the width of BOTH body and margin note. Thanks,
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Stackrel and footnote inside the math environment

In my document I have on first page an inequality \begin{eqnarray*} a &\stackrel{*}{\leq}& b \end{eqnarray*} and also on few other pages I have the same inequality. On each page I want to ...
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How to get rid of this footer from the ACM template?

How can I remove the footer as is included in the ACM double column template? I created a screenshot of it: http://cdn.imghack.se/images/223c46062e6b28d6b0d9dc9500bf6098.jpg A minmal file producing ...
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How to change footnote to symbol in table in minipage without special package?

Based on How to change symbol for footnote in minipage and Symbols instead of numbers as footnote markers I expected this code to work: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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How to refer to same footnote twice in REVTeX?

I am using REVTeX 4.1 with BibTeX for references. The author guidelines for a journal state: Authors should ensure that the journal article contains a reference in the reference list as ...
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How can I use mathematical symbols and other special characters in URLs in footnotes?

I want to footnote a URL which contains mathematical signs such as = and LaTeX asks me for a $ sign to take it to mathematical space (and therefore changing the font which is not suitable). How should ...
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Unnumbered foot notes with special characters

I have a request to use a special character or symbol for a foot note. Such as double 'S'. Latex \S to see what I mean. That is, instead of a number the symbol is used as a marker. I've tried ...
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Footnote not appearing in Document

I am using a footnotes with urls inside. This works fine for most cases, but for some reason I cannot understand, sometimes the footnotes are not generated and I do not know why. Here is the MWE ...
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I would like to change the footnote style

I need to do footnote like at the jpg file.....the footnote line on the same perfil of the number, and I want, also, to control the distance beewteen the text (Then I can) and the line of the ...
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Can LaTeX select a random line from another file?

Can LaTeX select a line from one file and include it in the main file? I use the exam class to make course exams. I like to include a brief quote related to the course in the footer of the last exam ...
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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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Fancyhdr problems with regular footnote!

I am using fancyhdr package. I want a fancy footer but, also want regular footnote to come...is there some way to do both? My code is as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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Latex using footnotes in a two-column page

I am using a two-column format for my paper. In the bottom left column I have the following: Beginning introduction text. Next sentence with links to the terms Skype\footnote{http://www.skype.com}, ...
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problem using footnote in the chapter title in thesis

When I add footnote on the chapter title, all the figures in that chapter are changed their locations and stay after the text ends. Please help if you have had similar problems. I'm attaching the ...
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Underlining with ulem package breaks footnotes

For some reason, footnotes do not seem to work with the ulem package. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ulem} \begin{document} \uline{test\footnote{note}} \end{document} gives ! Undefined ...
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leading and paragraph-style footnotes

This is a follow-up to leading package and vertical space between footnotes. Werner’s answer works beautifully, but not with the para option of footmisc. Is there a way to make the line-spacing of ...
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Hanging indent of citations in footnotes using koma-script

I'm writing a thesis using Lyx, the Koma-script bookclass and jurabib. I'm trying to format the footnotes/citations so that the citations are not indented in The trival example below (edit to remove ...
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Does \\* within footnotes have any effect?

One is taught that \\* is an alternative to the line-breaking \\ that tries (often unsuccessfully) to inhibit a page break. Normally \\* would be used in ordinary ("body") text. (And I hereby ...
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Double Spacing Footnotes but having it up against line

I have looked around but I can't compute how to fix my problem. My footnotes have to be single spaced in the footnote and double spaced between them. They must also rest against the black line that ...
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Restrict the scope of a command to the execution of another command

In one section of a document I used \let\thefootnote\relax\footnote{} to have a footnote without number. The problem is that it propagates through the whole document then and all footnotes ...
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Three column layout with three column footnotes

I was able to find how to do three column layout of main text, for example using. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[paperwidth=12.9in, paperheight=9.9in]{geometry} \usepackage{multicol} ...
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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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Footnote with no footnotemark [duplicate]

In this MWE I'd like to have the footnote with no footnotemark in text or footnote. I'm surprised that I couldn't find an answer elsewhere on this site - perhaps I haven't looked properly. ...
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How to place a footnote inside a float environment

How can one declare a footnote within a float environment, such that it appears on the same page with the float (regularly on the page, not inside the float)? Is there any trick or additional package ...
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Target only some footnotes with para footmisc

I have four small footnotes. I want the first two to appear in separate lines, and the last ones to appear together in the same line. When I try \usepackage[para]{footmisc}, they all appear in a ...
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Why fixfoot's fixed footnotes don't accept neither paragraphs nor lists?

Ordinary footnotes accept both paragraphs and lists: \documentclass{article} % \newcommand{\alist}{% \begin{itemize} \item Foo. \end{itemize} } \newcommand{\twopar}{% Foo\par Foo.% } % ...
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Changing the order of crossreferences in biblatex footnotes [duplicate]

I'm trying to use biblatex-dw and the crossref functionality to make my bibliography more structured and easier to edit. I'm using the mvcollection, collection, and incollection types for the ...
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How to use footnotes in a bytefield?

At the moment I am trying to use \footnote inside the rightwordgroup and leftwordgroup environments of a bytefield, as well as inside the labels given to the fields themselves. The numbering at the ...
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Paragraph style footnotes in plain XeTeX

I’m trying to get footnotes set in the paragraph style in plain XeTeX. I’ve pasted the code from fnpara.tex into the preamble of my document and changed the fonts used in the actual footnotes to ...
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Footnote in table appears on wrong page

I have a tabular in a floating table environment and want to place a footnote in that table, whereas the footnotetext should appear at the bottom of the page where the table is on. I tried the ...