[Tex/LaTex] Reduce space between footnote and page number


I am fairly new to LaTeX so please bear with me. I am trying to reduce the space between the footnote and the page numbering (see screenshots in the attachment). What command will do the trick?

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Best Answer

Ensure that you have no \raggedbottom somewhere in your document. Then you can adjust footskip using geometry package.


Adjust the footskip value as you desire.

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A better setting may include


with suitable values.