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If you copy and paste text with references into a Note, the footnote references will not be superscripted and the source will be displayed. Whereas if you use a clipper extension to download the same text as a Markdown file into your vault, the references will be superscripted and the source will not be displayed until you click it.
- copy the first few paragraphs of the Wikipedia source below
- paste it into a Note
- observe that the reference will not be superscripted
The footnote references should be superscripted and the source not displayed.
Wikipedia source: Bird - Wikipedia
Product Version: Obsidian v1.2.8
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