Header and footer basics

headers and footers in document

Add headers and footers such as page numbers, date, title, and author name to your Word 2007 documents.

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About this course

This course includes:

  • One practice session for hands-on experience. The practice session requires Word 2007.

  • A Quick Reference Card you can take away from the course.


After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Add page numbers.

  • Add more elaborate headers and footers, with areas for document title, date, and other information.

  • Work in the header and footer areas to format content and add text.

  • Add the document file name and path.

  • Delete a header or a footer.

Topics in this course

  1. Add page numbers, date, and more

  2. The header and footer workspace

  3. Insert page numbers

  4. Edit the page numbers

  5. Other headers and footers

  6. Add the current date

  7. Add the document path and file name

  8. Remove a header or footer

  9. Practice

  10. Quick reference card

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