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Microsoft® Office® Professional 2013 Plain & Simple by Katherine Murray

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Adding footnotes and endnotes

Footnotes and endnotes give your readers more information about the content in your document. You can use footnotes or endnotes to list the resources you used in your research for a report or to provide extra information about your topic. Word provides the tools to insert footnotes and endnotes and format them according to your preferences. You’ll find the tools you need on the References tab, in the Footnotes group.

Insert a footnote

  1. Position the cursor at the point in the document where you want to add the footnote and click the References tab.

  2. Click Insert Footnote. A superscript number is inserted at the cursor position, and a small superscript indicator appears below a divider line at the bottom of your ...

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