How do I change the page number format?

To choose a format or to control the starting number, on the Header & Footer tab, click Page Number > Format Page Numbers. Word displays the Format Page Numbers dialog box. If you want to change the numbering style, select a different style in the Number format list.

How do I have a running head and a page number?

Go to the menu, at the top of the page, under Header and Footer Tools, click the box that says Different first page. Your cursor should now be at the top of page 1 in the header box. Set the cursor just to the left of the number 1 and type Running head: and then your abbreviated title in all caps.

How do you put a header and page number in Word?

How do I add my name and page number to a header in Word?Click on the Insert tab.Click on Page Number in the Header & Footer group.Choose the location of page number (usually top of page). Plain Number 3 is most used option when adding name/page number to header. Click on your choice.

How do I remove the last page number in Word?

Double-click in the Header or Footer. You should see the words ‘Same as previous’ above the header/footer. Click the Link to Previous button on the Header and Footer toolbar. The ‘Same as previous’ message will vanish and you can now delete the contents of the Header/Footer and doing so will affect only the last page.