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hello!  in my document when i do insert header it only appears on the first page of  15 page document?

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If you have enabled "Different First Page" for a document or a section of a document, then the header on the first page of the document or section is the First Page Header, which appears only on the first page of the document or section. If you want the header to appear on every page, either copy/paste the content of the First Page Header into the primary Header or cut the content from the First Page Header, disable "Different First Page," and paste the content into the primary Header.

If the document contains more than one section, each section can have up to three headers (First Page, Primary/Odd Page, and Even Page), and each of these headers can be linked to the corresponding header in the following section. If it is unlinked, then anything you put in the header will not be repeated in the following section.

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Suzanne S. Barnhill


I've been using Word for Windows since version 2.0 (1992), and the more I learn about it, the more I realize how little I know. But I may know a few things that you don't, and I'll help if I can. I answer many questions every day in Microsoft's peer support forums and as a result have been awarded the MVP (Most Valuable Professional) designation by Microsoft Corporation. You may be able to find the answer to your question at the Word MVPs' FAQ site or at my own Word FAQ site, so please check those first! Please, no questions about VBA (macros), Registry editing, networks, or complex merges, as I have no experience with these aspects of Word, nor do I have any experience with Word for Mac. Please indicate which version of Word you are using; if you are not sure, see "What version of Word do I have?".


I have a master's degree in classics (Latin), which is surprisingly helpful, though I no longer teach. The things I am proudest of: Having raised two children to maturity, both Merit Scholars, both college graduates (one a philosophy major!), one Phi Beta Kappa (from Harvard!); having been made a Paul Harris Fellow by my Rotary club; having been designated a Microsoft MVP.

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B.A. (Latin), Agnes Scott College, 1966; M.A. (Classics), Emory University, 1972.

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Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award every year since 1999; many Rotary honors

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