Can I insert the file name in a footer?

Unfortunately, no. But if you have the Word desktop program, you can click open your document in Word and insert the file name in a footer there.

Click Open in Word to open your document in the desktop version of Word.

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After opening your document in Word, insert the file name in the footer. Then, press Ctrl+S to save your document to its original location.

Word Online works seamlessly with the Office desktop programs. If you don’t have Office, try or buy the latest version now.

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