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Headers and Footers

You can specify headers and footers for the active document before printing.

To create a header or footer:

  1. Click File, Print.

  2. In the Print dialog box, click Header/Footer.

  3. In the Header/Footer dialog box, select a predefined header or footer from the Header and Footer lists.

    - or -

    Click Custom Header or Custom Footer, do the following, then click OK.

  • In any or all of  Left section, Center section, and Right section, enter text and insert parametric items:

Page Numbers



Number of Pages



  • To format text, click Font, choose a font style and size, then click OK. The selected font applies to the complete header or complete footer.

  1. View the previews, then click OK to close the Header/Footer dialog box.

  2. Click OK to close the Print dialog box and print the document.

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