How to remove all footnotes quickly in Word?
Footnotes are used for detail comments in printed documents, and it consists of two parts- the note reference mark and the corresponding note text. Microsoft Office Word always places footnotes at the end of each page. Many users are wondering how to remove footnote or remove which part of footnote. This tutorial will show you the different ways to remove the footnotes from document.
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When you want to remove the footnotes manually in Word, you need to work with the note reference mark in document window not the text in the note. What is the note reference mark? See the following figure:
To remove footnotes from document manually, do the following steps:
Step 1: Select the note reference mark of footnote that you want to remove;
Step 2: Press Delete.
Obviously, remove footnote manually is not difficult. But what if there are many footnotes in the document and you want remove them all? Then manually remove will be tedious and time consuming.
Find and Replace function can remove all footnotes from document easier and free user from one by one operation. Find and Replace function remove footnotes, as follows:
Step 1: Select the Replace button from the Editing section of the Home ribbon;
Step 2: Place the cursor in the Find What box, and select Footnote Mark from the Special drop down list (or type “^f” into the Find What box);
Step 3: Click the Replace All button.
Find and Replace function does well in removing all footnotes comparing with manually operation.
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Click Kutools > More > Remove Footnotes from drop down list.
Then a dialog pops out to remind you ensure remove all footnotes from the whole document. Click Yes to go on removing footnotes, click No to cancel.
If you want to remove footnotes from part of documen, select the part, then apply Remove Footnotes.
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To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 1 years agoI wish this would work to delete separators. I've followed all the instructions but they won't delete. I have a MacBook Pro, Yosemite 10.10. Nothing I've found so far works and I have to submit a paper.
To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 1 years agoBut how to remove the separators in Word 2011 for Mac? Following all the instructions but they won't delete.
To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 1 years agoThanks! Was useful for me. :)
To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 2 years agoMuch obliged pal...Thank you so much for this great tip!
To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 2 years agoThank you. Worked great.