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

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How can I format a Tufte handout with footnotes instead of sidenotes?

I write most of my essays in a Tufte handout using the fullpage command. For the latest one, I need footnotes instead of sidenotes or endnotes. Is there an easy way to modify the template (or ...
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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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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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Changing footmark in footmisc

No way to have ragged right footnotes in memoir. Tried using ragged2e, redefining \@makefntext and yes, it makes the text ragged, but puts the footnote mark way to the left. The only way to obtain ...
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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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No space before footnote

I sperateley indent my footnotes in my code so it is easier for me to find them afterwards. But by doing so there is always an unwanted space between the text and the number in superscript. At the ...
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How to show ONLY Author and Title in footnotes when cited inline?

A followup to this question: Repeat the same reference in footnote on different pages @Audrey's solution works fine for my requirement. My question is: How to display only the Author and Title ...
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Footnote line separation

I have an article which have several footnotes. I would like to increase the space between the end of the article's text and the footnote rule. How can I do this? I've already tried to change the \...
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Make footnote and fnpct compatible with color package?

I know it is not recommended, but I have been trying to have footnotes in table environment. And the footnote package seems to me to be the easiest way to do it. Unfortunately, I also wanted to use ...
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How put footnotes in an ExPeX gloss line

When I put a footnote in tje environment \gla using the ExPex package, the footnote does not appear in the document. I tried to put a new definition of the command like in the manual of the (ExPeX) ...
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LaTeX, alphanumeric Footnotes: how to proceed after “z”

In my document I need two paragraphs of footnotes and I use bigfoot for that. Second paragraph is with arabic numbers, no problem so far. First is with a, b, c, but now I came to z, TeXworks tells me "...
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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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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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Incompatibility between french babel and fnpct \multfootnote

I would like to use babel with the french option and the multiple footnotes provided by the fnpct package (\multfootnote). But when I do, only one footnote is created instead of multiples. \...
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Footnote numbers instead of page numbers in index

The standard index produced by makeindex displays page numbers for each indexed term. Is there a way to display the footnote number (instead of the page number) whenever the indexed term appears in a ...
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make footnote number appear next to chapter title

I would like a footnote number to appear right next to a chapter title (instead of below it) to cite a co-author of this particular chapter. \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \chapter{hello}\...
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Changing the look of the endnotes on the 'Notes' page (\theendnotes)

In the report I am writing, I am using both footnotes and endnotes; footnotes just as normal footnotes, but endnotes for citations (I don't particularly like the normal way of citing things in LaTeX). ...
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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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Disable transparency warning when using ctable with pgfplots?

I'm using ctable package for tables with footnotes. IMO it looks better than using booktabs with threeparttable package. I also use pgfplots (which I guess uses tikz package, in turn). Everything ...
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customizing parnotes formatting

I would like to be able to use the package parnotes, which I recently learned about from an earlier post, but customizing the formatting in my document. I would like to be able to change the ...
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Footnote marker normal size (using LuaLaTeX)

I'm currently typesetting a book, using LuaLaTeX. What I would like to achieve, regarding footnotes, is the following: No footnote rule Footnote symbols hanging in the margin Footnote symbols ...
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The capability of inserting footnotes in the “longtabu” environment when the “XePersian” package is included

Using the XeTeX engine and specially the XePersian package, I came accross a cumbersome issue! I got my customized footnote command (\MyFootnote) which is working fine except in a multipaged "longtabu"...
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Defining “myFootnote” in LaTeX

I've done the following modifications: \makeatletter \long\def\@makefntext#1{% #1 \noindent \hb@xt@ .8em {\hss \@textsuperscript{\normalfont\@thefnmark}}} \makeatother But I want the code to be ...
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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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Two parallel footnote sequences

Is it possible to have two different parallel footnote sequences in a latex document (article or book) ? For example : footnote sequence A : original comments made by the author, numbered with ...
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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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Adding footnote will move to the next section into a new page

I am trying to create a page looks like this in one page: Section 1 Blablabla(footnote here) Section 2 Blablabla ---------------- Details in the footnote.... However, when I use footnote, the ...
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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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Multiple footnotes at one point

I'm trying to create multiple footnotes referencing from one point, that look like this: lorem1,2 Searching for "multiple footnotes" shows up almost exclusively solutions for multiple references ...
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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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Getting Too Deeply Nested Error when trying to add a list to a footnote that is within a list

I am in a situation where I need to use custom lists and I don't know how to resolve this error. Also got the extra/missing } error but I can't seem to find it! \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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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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reledmac: \footnoteX within \edtext

I have a problem with footnotes within the edtext of the reledmac package. The footnoteA in the edtext{ quidem} is fine as is. \documentclass[paper=a5,fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[normalem]{...
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Pagewide (single column) footnote in double column document

I am trying to write a long equation in footnote in a double column document (IEEEtran) similar to the attached image. I have tried using "multicols" command but the footnote is starting from the ...
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Dagger footnote [duplicate]

I would like to add a dagger symbol to one of my section headings that is actually a footnote, so that I can write a comment in the footer. Does anyone know how to change the footnote number to a ...
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Create a new command that makes a footnote with a custom prefix

New to macros here, I need to be able to create a document with the regular footnote commands and a custom command that makes footnotes work identically to the regular one but add a prefix ''R'' ...
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Format footnotes in combination with page footer

See picture: First question: - How can I decrease the space between the footnotes and the page footer (arrow). it's not \footskip, and for \textheight I need to change the whole geometry which ...
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Automatic insertion of (Cont'd) when footnote splits across pages

Occasionally, I write long footnotes that get split across consecutive pages. Is there a way of automatically inserting [continues on next page] and [continued from previous page] when such splits ...
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Line at the bottom of the page [duplicate]

I wanna create a line at the bottom of the page. Can someone tell me which code I should to use to achieve this simple task. As encircled in the image below.
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footnotebackref does not work with babel or polyglossia for french

Whether I use the french language with babel or polyglossia, irrespective of the engine, the back references for the footnotes are missed. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ifpdf,ifxetex,ifluatex} ...
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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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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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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 ...