How to insert footnotes in tables in Adobe InDesign!

Do you have text you want to footnote in InDesign, but that text happens to be in a table?

And when you go to TYPE / INSERT FOOTNOTE, you notice that it’s grayed out and won’t let you select it? UGH! Well, I feel your pain and I have a solution in this video!

Now this is my workaround to this frustrating problem in Adobe InDesign and there may very well be other solutions– but what I show you in this video works 100% of the time.

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