The easiest way to access the header and footer is to simply double-click anywhere along the top (or bottom) of the document page.
When you have made your changes, close the header/footer area by double-clicking anywhere in the document.
- You can also access the header/footer through the Ribbon. Click the Header (or Footer) down arrow in the Header & Footer group on the Insert tab.
- Select Edit Header from the menu.
- Close the header by clicking the Close Header and Footer button on the Design tab of the Header & Footer tools.