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5,593 Views 5 Replies Last post: May 21, 2015 4:22 PM by LLLL RSS
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May 16, 2015 3:50 PM


I want to have my book title on the left page headers and the various chapter titles on the right page headers and page numbering on every page footer. I know it can be done because every **** book out there is this way. When I page break between chapters and select different odd/even pages to text different header content, I am able to create differnet headers throughout, BUT it automatically deletes even page numbers. I'm sooo close! its taken hours to get this far with different headers odd/even. Anyone?

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1. May 16, 2015 4:31 PM in response to: chowchowbang
Re: Formatting

I have seen no **** books out there the way you describe them.


You don't tell us which program you're using but this might help:


Have you run a search of the site?

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3. May 16, 2015 5:36 PM in response to: chowchowbang
Re: Formatting

If you're close to having the book as you want it, make sure you work on a copy from now on.


I don't know Word 08 but in Word 2010 Section Breaks come into play when you change the headers.


How are you entering the page numbers?

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4. May 16, 2015 6:46 PM in response to: chowchowbang
Re: Formatting

Use SECTION BREAK - NEXT PAGE instead of Page Break.

Uncheck the <Link to Previous> in the header or footer you want to be different than the previous one.






Yes, you CAN format your manuscript into a book format with MS Word.

Click the link to reach a step-by-step video course.


I've made the lesson on inserting Page Numbers free so you can see my teaching style and detail.

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5. May 21, 2015 4:22 PM in response to: Ninian
Re: Formatting

l had same problem insert page numbers click on continuous from last section. Or upload new trmplate


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