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Header format question, XP, Word 2003

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by btse6, Nov 21, 2011.

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  1. btse6

    btse6 Thread Starter

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    I am so glad to have found this forum!

    Yes, I am using outdated software, but this 5-yr old laptop came with XP and it still works great for my purposes. I am also using Office 2003.

    I have been asked to format a Word 2003 document with a header/page numbering system as follows: Name / Title / page number; e.g., Smith / Report / 17. It should appear at the upper right.

    I see there is a way to do something close: Author, Page #, Date, by going to View, Header and Footer, Insert AutoText. But that's not going to cut it.

    Is there a way to accomplish what I've been asked to do (Smith / Report / 17)?

    Many thanks!

    Tom
     
  2. md2lgyk

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    You don't need to use AutoText. Since only the page number changes, just type in the rest how you want it and insert the page number field at the end.
     
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