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Questions tagged [sidenotes]

{sidenotes} is a package that allows text, figures, tables, citations in the margin.

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Reledmac sidenotes collide

I am writing a document with Reledmac (which is necessary for me so cannot be changed). I make extensive use of \ledsidenote. However, when in one line the sidenote is quite long (and flows over to a ...
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Wrap text around a dynamic sidebar of footnotes?

I would like to display footnotes in a box, around which the main text will wrap. I envision it functioning like the "wrapfigure" example at https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/File:Latex_example_wrapfig....
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Parallel footnote and sidenote environments with nested references

I am having trouble getting an parallel footnote and sidenote environment with nested references to work. fnpct is used to create multiple footnote environments and kerning. The bigfoot package ...
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memoir class: vertically locate side panel text to marker in main text

I'm using memoir to write verse. In side-panels I put quotes or images that relate to specific places in the verse. Ideally I'd like to put a marker in the verse which would locate where, in the side-...
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tufte-latex: excluding the sidenotes margin from certain pages

Excluding Margins from Pages I'm looking for a way to exclude the sidenotes margin from certain pages in my document (notably the frontmatter and the part header page). For instance, in Example 1, I ...
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Bug with sidenotes overflow and don't continue to the next page

When using the sidenotes package the sidenote overflow (a pun intended). The sidenotes don't continue to the next page but disappears outside the page. Here is a minimal working example: \...
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Reference to sidenote

I am trying to create a scholia book document using the sidenotes package. When I refer to the second sidenote the text is "sidenote 1.1.2" but for the first sidenote what appears is "sidenote 1.1". ...
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Tufte-class with Oscola citation format

I'm working on a book using the Tufte book class. This the MWE: \documentclass[nobib]{tufte-book}% \usepackage{lipsum}% \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{hyphenat}% \usepackage[style=oscola, autocite=...
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writing on the inner margin

I have some lecture notes where margin notes are used. Now I would like to mark some of the theorem or proofs as important. To to this I would like to add some "icon" (maybe just some star symbol) on ...
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How to insert graphics into margins using memoir

I've read through memoir manual chapters regarding side notes and marginal notes (12.2 to 12.4) but I'm unable to figure out how to insert graphics into margins. Is it possible and if so, how?
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Shift the position of side notes using package sidenotes

I want to change the position of my side notes to the left, to avoid the overlap with other parameter (a counting line). Here is the code: \documentclass[14pt]{article} \usepackage[a4paper, nofoot,...
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Problem with marginfigure

Refer to my mwe, the marginfigure works just fine. All labels are left align. \documentclass[twoside]{scrbook} \usepackage{xcolor,graphicx,kantlipsum,multicol} \usepackage[papersize={21cm,23cm},top=1....
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What is the proper way to use marginfix in memoir?

My question is about the proper use of marginfix in memoir so that marginal material appears where the documentation of memoir says it should appear. I use option twoside and \marginparmargin{right} ...
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Sidenotes in two column texts

In this text, the note is on the right side of a number of lines with curly braces and the text written vertically. How can this be achieved? I am using paracol and xelatex but I am open to ...
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Sidenotes make text look ugly, footnotes do not. Why?

If I use the exact same text with the exact same note text, the sidenotes package makes the main text look ugly (ragging on both the left and right sides), while using the regular footnotes makes the ...
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Sidenotes with makeatletter/addtoreset begin with note 0, not 1

I'd like to restart the numbering of the sidenotes each subsection, to prevent sidenote 1000 at the end of the book. So I'm using this code: \documentclass[10pt]{book} \usepackage{geometry} \...
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Sidenotes with perpage renumbering

I'd like to use sidenotes with per page renumbering. With footnotes, I always do this with \usepackage[perpage]{footmisc}, but that doesn't work with sidenotes. So I tried this: \documentclass[10pt]...
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Change color for captions in sidenotes and alignment

I'm making my thesis with classicthesis but in a style very similar to the Tufte-book. Large margin with sidenotes and images. I'm using the sidenotes package. I want to change the color of the ...
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package with memoir-like sidebar functionality for standard book class

Is there a package that provides memoir's sidebar functionality for the standard book class? The key features being better utilizing the margin area (by floating to top: but it would be nice if this ...
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Changing sidenote size

I'd like to change the size of my sidenote text to \footnotesize. Why can't I just redefine \sidenotetext with \footnotesize where I need it, as below? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[...
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Lining figures in sidenote marks

I would like my sidenote marks to be lining figures, not old-style figures. I have defined a new font family with lining figures, but how do I get this into the definition of the sidenote marks? \...
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How to get the height of current float?

I am using the sidecpation from the sidenotes package to typeset my captions into the margin. I would like these captions to be aligned with the top of the floats. One can simply put the sidecaption ...
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subfigures break figure numbering with sidecaptions from sidenotes package

I am setting my captions into the margin with the sidenotes package. I also use the subfigure environment from the subcaptions quite a lot to annotate subplots and refer to them. I now noticed that ...
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Weird output from the sidenotes package

Although I have been successfully using the sidenotes package for years, it suddenly stopped behaving. Here is the code, \documentclass[oneside]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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sidenotes remove figure and colon and replace it with lower set number

How can I replace figure 1: to just 1 and the 1 is set half a line down? I started with code from this site trying to adjust it, collecting the command, but don`t get it to run. \documentclass[...
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Sidenotes package, can't solve TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [grouping levels=255]

The sidenotes package works pretty well, but I cant find a way to use the figure* environment. When I try: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{sidenotes} \usepackage{graphicx} \renewcommand{\...
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ragged sidenotes or numbered marginnotes

I have a two-sided document with fairly large margins and figures spreading into the margins. I'd like to set marginnotes/sidenotes with the following requirements: superscript number from sidenotes ...
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marginfigure is not recognized although I included sidenotes

The sidenotes package has an environment named marginfigure and in my document, I want to put all figures into margin. So I devised a new environment as follows: \documentclass[a4paper, 9.5pt]{...
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Side notes in outer margin (»outer column«)

I have a text with lots of comments. I would like to typeset it in quasi twocolumn fashion, bookstyle -- inner column: text, outer column: comments as sidenotes. Headers and headings above both ...
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Add post-it style sidenotes to a document [duplicate]

How can post-it style sidenotes be added in a document? I like to use it for temporary comments on my thesis.
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ConTeXt: Margin notes ragged right in both margins

I'm struggling with margin notes in ConTeXt. Here I have a MWE of what I could achieve, with the invaluable help of many people in StackExchange. Now, I want all margin notes (those in left as in ...
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Margin notes with the same behaviour as footnote?

Heyall, I've got a question about margin notes. I tend to put a lot of footnotes in my documents, and because of the large margin I thought I might as well put them to use by putting the footnotes ...
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margin notes with roman numerals

I would like to have margin notes numbered with roman numerals (if possible using the package snotez). A MME \documentclass[10pt,twoside,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xunicode}...
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KOMA-Script and sidenotes : how to format side (margin) caption and its caption label?

I am using the command \sidecaption from the sidenotes package with a KOMA-Script class. I'd like to format (shape, size, color) the text of the caption and its label. According to KOMA documentation ...
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Reducing line spacing in sidepar [memoir]

I'd like to reduce the line spacing in sidepar. A slight reduction could result in a better placement of my sidenotes. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{ragged2e} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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text, margin, and text + margin width floats without using tufte class

I want to use the marginfigure, figure*, and figure environment as defined in tufte-book and tufte-handout classes (see respectively Figure 1, 2 and 3 in the template example). It means being able to ...
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Tufte alike design with sidenotes crossing pagebreaks, or: Tufte made with KOMAscript

As far as I understand (correct me if I'm wrong), a disadvantage of the tufte classes is that the side notes can not cross a page break. The side notes have to end on the very page where they begin. ...
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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? \documentclass[...
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reledmac: narrower margin for footnotes, lining up with body + sidenotes

In a document with sidenotes and footnotes using reledmac, is there a way to expand footnotes into the margin so that the then-narrower footnote margin is the same as the part of the margin on the ...
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Problem with \sidenotes in harvard-thesis class

I am using \sidecaption for some of my figures in the document. I have two problems with it: When I use \LoadClass[12pt, twoside, a4paper]{book}, with twoside the marginnote in\sidecaptiondoes not ...
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Pull settings from package options as variables

Sorry if it is a simple matter, but I am quite new to advanced LaTeX (before I only used preset styles and did simple things), and I couldn't find an answer after ~30 min of searching. I want to use ...
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How to combine fnpct with offset-adjustable footcite command?

The tufts-book class provides a \sidenote-command with an optional offset parameter, that allows the sidenote to be vertically adjusted. I use biblatex' \footcite command to get citations in the ...
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Hidden notes in Beamer [duplicate]

1) Is it possible to make hidden notes on beamer? 2) Is it possible to hide them at the presentation time, from the eyes of listeners, but keep them in front of the presenter's eye? I assume that is ...
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problem with the cite at the bottom of the page

I am using Tufte-style template. When use a citation at the bottom of page, the cited text crosses the margin of the page. Here is the MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,nohyper]{tufte-book} %abstracton \...
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Adjusting vertical alignment of sidenotes in Eledmac

I am using Eledmac to typeset a lengthy document which contains sidenotes. The body of the document is to be double-spaced, but I want the sidenotes to be single-spaced and in a smaller point size (\...
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Setting line spacing in Eledmac sidenotes

In Eledmac (or Reledmac), is it possible to set the line spacing of sidenotes by inserting a command in the preamble? My project is doublespaced in the main text, but I would like the sidenotes to be ...
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Prevent overlap in margins by blocking some vertical space

Let's consider the example I used in Tikz: node in margin right to other node interacts with tcbtheorem that is a command that uses TikZ to draw a colored box around a marginal note. As this note ...
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How to use a marginfigure environment inside a tcolorbox environment?

\documentclass{book} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage[paperwidth=170mm, paperheight=240mm, left=42pt, top=40pt, textwidth=280pt, marginparsep=20pt, marginparwidth=100pt, textheight=560pt, ...
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How to adjust the spacing between figure and caption with Sidenotes and Subcaption package?

Can anybody help me to adjust the spacing between figure and caption within the sidenote package? I would like to have the same spacing like without \phantomsubcaption \documentclass[oneside]{scrbook}...
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Sidenotes appear on the wrong side for Tufte-Latex Documents

The Tufte-Latex class has an option to place the margin for even pages on the left-hand side and for uneven pages on the right-hand side: \documentclass[twoside,symmetric]{tufte-book} but ...