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How can I restart footnote numbering for each page in LibreOffice Writer? (All footnotes will start with 1 for each page)

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Navigate the Tools > Footnotes/Endnotes menu/submenu entry, then go to the footnotes tab.

The second item down is called "Counting" and you can choose per page/chapter/document.

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thanks a lot @NGRhodes for your quick reply. Worked like a charm! – talha06 Oct 15 '13 at 13:40

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