Chapter 11. Sections

In this chapter, you will:

  • Learn when a section break is (or is not) required

  • Discover tips for simplifying section formatting

  • Learn how to easily manage section breaks, headers, and footers

Harried by headers? Frustrated with footers? Is your page orientation disoriented, or your footnote numbering failing to number?

From page borders to watermarks to text columns to page orientation, section formatting can be one of the easiest components to manage in Microsoft Word documents. Ironically, it’s also one of the most common areas where people get frustrated.

If you’re among the many Microsoft Word users who has ever experienced stress from section breaks, headers and footers that appeared to change against your will, page orientation ...

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