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How to remove all headers and footers in Word?

Do you know how to remove all the headers and footers in Word? And do you know how to remove multiple headers and footers in Word? Now, the tutorial tells you.

Remove all headers and footers

Remove all multiple headers and footers

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Method 1

1. Double click the top of the document to edit the header and footer, see screenshot:

2. Remove the header and footer by press Backspace button. You can see all the headers and footers are removed.

Method 2

1. Click Insert > Header > Remove Header to remove all headers.

2. Click Insert > Footer > Remove Footer to remove all footers.


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If your document has divided into several sections, and every section has each header, you can remove them by following methods:

Method 1

1. Double click the top of the document to edit the header and footer, see screenshot:

2. Put the cursor on the Header 2 in section 2 and click Design and check Link to Previous. See screenshot:

3. Repeat the step 2 to disable the Link to Previous option. Then select one header and press Backspace to delete it, and all the headers are remove at the same time. See screenshot:

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4. Repeat the above steps to remove all footers.

Method 2

1. Put the cursor on the section 1, and click Insert > Header > Remove Header to remove the headers in section 1. See screenshot:

2. Then repeat step 1 to delete the headers in section 2.

3. Put the cursor on the section 1 and click Insert > Footer > Remove Footer to remove the footers in section 1. See screenshot:

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4. Then repeat step 3 to delete the footers in section 2.

Method 3

1. Click File > Check for Issues > Inspect Document, see screenshot:

2. Make sure that the Headers, Footers and Watermarks option is checked, and the other options are unchecked. Then click Inspect button. See screenshot:

3. And then click Remove All button in the following dialog. See screenshot:

4. Close the Document Inspector dialog.

Note: If there are watermarks in the document will be removed, too.



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