pdf app

PDFelement - Edit, Annotate, Fill and Sign PDF Documents

appstore
Get from App Store

How to Add PDF Header and Footer

Home > PDF Editing Tips > Add PDF Header and Footer

The header and footer sections of most professional documents are normally meant to convey important and repetitive information. In many referencing systems, for instance, information about the author and subject of the content – such as the name of the author(s), title, and publication date – are often displayed in the header or the footer.

Headers and footers, therefore, are most significant for individuals who regularly write reports, journals, or other important documents. In the office, headers and footers can carry the company logo and/or slogan to give documents a more professional look. Students and researchers need to insert their names and document title to published work to make it easier for them to get published. In this article, I will tell you how to add PDF header and footer.

Part 1The Program for Adding PDF Headers and Footers

pdf header

Wondershare PDFelement (PDFelement for Mac) combines over a dozen beautifully crafted features for editing PDF documents into one application, making it one of the most convenient PDF modification tools in the market. A single PDFelement installation enables you modify text, image and page on your document and convert PDF from or to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, images and other types of files.

You can organize pages in your PDF with header and footer, bates number and more. Another key feature of PDFelement is its OCR feature, which allows you to search and edit documents fresh from the scanner or documents sent via email. Additionally, you can add security features such as password protection, redaction, digital signatures, and watermarks to make your documents more secure.

Part 2How to Add Header and Footer to PDF

PDFelement provides a seamless process for inserting headers and footers into PDF documents. Before you can begin, download and install PDFelement if you haven’t already done so. Once you have installed the application, run through the following guide to add PDF header or PDF footer.

Step 1. Import PDF into PDFelement

Launch PDFelement. On Home window, click the "Open File" button at the bottom of the window to select a file from your computer.

Step 2. Add PDF Header Footer

Once the file has been uploaded, select "Edit" from the top menu bar and choose "Header & Footer" from the submenu. Select "New Header & Footer" to insert a new header or footer.

Tips: If you need to make changes, you can always go back to the "Header & Footer" option on the submenu bar, select "Update Header & Footer", and make the necessary changes. If you want to remove the header and footer altogether, select "Remove Header & Footer" to delete the content.

Step 3. Customize the Settings

On the "New Header & Footer" properties box, you can customize different aspects of your header and footer. You can customize the size, style, and color of the header and footer from this window. You can also change the position of the content on the header and footer and any accompanying macros. Additionally, you can select the pages you want the header and footer content to appear by clicking on "Page Range" just above the preview pane. Once you have inserted content for the header and footer, click "OK" to see the changes on your document.

Once your changes have been implemented, always remember to save your work. You can always come back to your document to perform a number of other editing functions, including compression, conversion, or text editing.

Check the Video Tutorial

Wondershare Editor

Posted by to Edit PDF | Follow @AudreySGoodwin
Published: Jul 01,2016 11:27 am / Updated: Apr 07,2017 11:45 am

Recommend Articles

Free Gray Formal CV Download

Get More Interviews. Create Your Resume Now!

Posted by Audrey Goodwin | 24.04.2017

What is the Difference Between Wondershare PDFelement 6 Standard and Pro?

This page lets you know the difference between Wondershare PDFelement 6 Standard and Pro.

Posted by Margarete Cotty | 30.03.2017

How do I Upgrade from PDFelement 6 Standard to Pro?

This article helps you to know how to upgrade from PDFelement 6 Standard version to PDFelement 6 Pro.

Posted by Margarete Cotty | 30.03.2017

What to do If I Have not Received My Registration Code of PDFelement 6 Pro?

This article helps you to know how to get the code of PDFelement 6 Pro.

Posted by Margarete Cotty | 30.03.2017

Why Should I Upgrade from PDFelement 5.X to Wondershare PDFelement 6 Pro?

This article lets you know the reason why upgrade from PDFelement 5.X to Wondershare PDFelement 6 Pro.

Posted by Margarete Cotty | 06.04.2017

Am I Required to Upgrade to PDFelement 6 Pro?

This page helps you know whether you are required to upgrade to PDFelement 6 Pro.

Posted by Margarete Cotty | 30.03.2017

Where to Find the Licensed Email to Check If I am Eligible for a Free Upgrade?

This page lets you know where to check the eligibility to upgrade to PDFelement 6 Pro.

Posted by Margarete Cotty | 30.03.2017

What to do If My Order does not Appear in the "Check Eligibility" Page?

This page helps you know what to do if there is no order appear in the Check Eligibility page.

Posted by Margarete Cotty | 30.03.2017

How to Batch Watermark PDF Files on Windows

Learn how to batch add watermark to PDF files for copyright protection. Bulk watermark PDFs can effectively save much time for you.

Posted by Audrey Goodwin | 07.07.2017

Top 8 of the Most Popular Accounting Software for Windows

Searching for the most famous and cost-effective accounting software? Check this list and choose the suitable accounting software for your business.

Posted by Elise Williams | 05.07.2017
media

Meet All New PDFelement 6

Join PDFelement club and work better!

Get free & valuable PDF tips and stay up to date with all of our new features & resources in your inbox directly!

template

Ask the Community

Still get confused or have more suggestions? Leave your thoughts to Community Center and we will reply within 24 hours.

Digitize paperwork and accelerate the way you create, prepare and sign documents.

Available for Windows, Mac, & iOS.

Try Free Buy Now
Start your free trial!

Skip and Download

×
Top
Start your free trial!

Skip and Download

×