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FootnoteStyle Plugin

Compatible with DokuWiki


plugin Modify the appearance of footnotes and optionally turn off grouping of identical footnotes

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This extension has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues.

Similar to refnotes

Tagged with footnotes, formatting, style, typography

This is a rendering plugin that allows you to modify the appearance of footnotes and optionally turn off the grouping of identical footnotes.

This plugin does not introduce any new markup syntax to the wiki.

Download and Installation

Search and install the plugin using the Extension Manager. Refer to Plugins on how to install plugins manually.


When the plugin is installed, select it in the wiki configuration settings under renderer_xhtml Renderer to use for main (xhtml) wiki output.

Configuration settings

Note: After changing the configuration, the page cache needs to be emptied or you have to edit each page before the new look appears.

  • Style – How the footnote references appear in the text
    • Superscript
    • Square brackets
    • Superscript and square brackets
    • Superscript and right parenthesis (Original DokuWiki)
  • Stylebottom – How the footnote numbers appear at the bottom of the page
    • Followed by a dot
    • In square brackets
    • In superscript
    • In square brackets and superscript
    • With right parenthesis and superscript (Original DokuWiki)
  • Join identical footnotes
    • Separated by a comma
    • Separated by a space
    • Separated by a space-comma-space (Original DokuWiki)
    • Don't join identical footnotes


With superscript and identical footnotes on separate lines.

With square brackets


plugin/footnotestyle.txt · Last modified: 2023-10-30 23:31 by Klap-in

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