Convert footnotes to endnotes in Word 2016 for Mac

If you want to change the footnotes and endnotes you inserted to a different kind of note, you can convert them.

  • To change a footnote to an endnote, Control + Click the footnote text and click Convert to Endnote.

  • To change an endnote to a footnote, Control + Click the endnote text and click Convert to Footnote.

  • To convert a group of footnotes or endnotes, select them before you Control + Click.

Convert all footnotes or endnotes

  1. To see all your footnotes or endnotes at once, click View > Draft, and then click References > Show Notes.

  2. In the Notes pane at the bottom of the document, click the arrow next to Footnotes, click All Footnotes or All Endnotes, and then Control + Click the footnotes or endnotes you want to convert.

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