How do I add a header in Word?
Insert a header or footerGo to Insert > Header or Footer.Choose the header style you want to use. Tip: Some built-in header and footer designs include page numbers.Add or change text for the header or footer. Select Close Header and Footer or press Esc to exit.
Why is my header not showing in Word?
Hover the mouse over the top or bottom edge of any page until Word displays the white space arrows. Then, double-click the edge and Word will hide the header (and footer) and the white space. Uncheck the Show White Space Between Pages in Page Layout View option. Click OK.
How do I add a header in pages?
Add headers and footers in a page layout documentMove the pointer over the top or bottom of a page until you see the header or footer area, then click any of the three fields (you can use any combination of the fields). Type your text, or click the Insert Page Number pop-up menu and choose a numbering style.
Why is my word header faded?
Why is the header faded in Word? When using the Header/Footer option it appears normal when you are typing it. When you return to the body of the document the Header and Footer looks as if they are faded or screened back some. This is intentional on the screen view so you know it is the Header and Footer.