# [texhax] Footnotes: Numbering

Tom Backer Johnsen backer at psych.uib.no
Thu Dec 21 17:38:37 CET 2006

E. Krishnan wrote:
> On Thu, 21 Dec 2006, Tom Backer Johnsen wrote:
>
>> What I do not like is that the number is very close to the text of the
>> footnote.  It it possible to increase this distance in some way?
>
>
> Please try \footnote{\hspace{2pt}footnote text}. Instead of "2pt" you try
> other values.

Thank you. But the drawback with that one is that you have to make the
change for all the footnotes.  If possible, I would prefer one command
to change all footnotes in the same way.  I'll have a look Ratcliffe's
suggestion first.

Tom