probably this is a easy question to answer but I'm just learning how to work with texstudio and latex. Currently I'm writing my thesis and I have to use chicago Manual Style - Notes and bibliography style. So the first citation with \footnote has to give me a full citation and the second time a shortened footnote citation. In the end I need the full bibliography printed (\printbibliography). I'm using biblatex and biber in Miktex. With the current package I have, I only get full citations in the footnotes and not a second shortened footnote... Does someone know what I'm doing wrong? Thanks in advance!

This is an example of the declaration of my packages:

\usepackage[big, pagestyles]{../LaTeX/Packages/titlesec/titlesec}

Unless you have a very good reason not to, you should load the biblatex-chicago styles via the dedicated biblatex-chicago package. Use


instead of \usepackage[backend=biber,style=chicago-notes]{biblatex}.

If you load the style via its package, some options are set for you; amongst those are the options for citetracking, which are otherwise disabled by default. The options set for the note style are


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