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This REST API allows you to add a footnote to a document.

Resource URI

{file-name} is the name of the Word document containing elements.
{nodePath} is the path to a specific node in the document. If this URI is used, only elements contained within a specific node will be returned. Supported syntax:

  • sections/{sectionIndex} - references specific section.
  • paragraphs/{paragraphIndex} - references specific paragraph.
  • sections/{sectionIndex}/paragraphs/{paragraphIndex} - references specific paragraph within section.

The resource properties are:

Property NameTypeDescription
FootnoteTypeFootnoteTypeReturns a value that specifies whether this is a footnote or endnote.
ReferenceMarkstringSpecifies custom reference mark to be used for this footnote. The default value is System.String.Empty, meaning auto-numbered footnotes are used.
TextstringThis is a convenience property that allows to easily get or set the text of the footnote.
PositionDocumentPositionReference to marked run of text.
Content Content of footnote.

Swagger UI lets you call this REST API directly from the browser.  

cURL Example

Input Document: Footnote.doc



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