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How do I apply a different footer to each individual page of a writer document?

asked 2016-01-05 10:13:07 +0200

Ripard-A gravatar image

updated 2016-03-11 12:00:05 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I'm making an essay for University and I need to have my citations in the footer of the pages where I refer or quote a source, but these are obviously different for each page. How can I set it up so each page does not have the previous one's footer?

(Libre Office 5.0, Windows 8.1 PRO, English)

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answered 2016-01-07 03:31:30 +0200

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You want a footnote, not a footer. See link text which describes both footnotes (at the bottom of the page) and endnotes (at the end of the document). At the point of insertion of the reference (in the body of the text), use Insert > footnote/endnote. You will have the options in the resulting dialog to accept manual or automatic footnote numbers or another type of symbol, as well as specifying whether you want a footnote or endnote.

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answered 2016-01-06 17:51:22 +0200

You can insert a manual page break at each page and include in each one a different footer.

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