However, when others download your document, they can easily edit the Header, Footer into their copyright information. This is very unfair to content creators!
So that in Word has features Header and Footer locks to protect content, others will not be able to edit the content unless they have a password.
So how to Set a password for Header and Footer in Word? Yes! The question is also the content that I will guide you in this article, invite you to join us.
Initially I have a document and I created a Header for the document as shown below. If you do not know what Header and Footer are, then please read this article again!
Now I will implement Header lock to prevent others from editing the content, for Footer also do the same.
+ Step 1: You place the cursor in the first line in the text. Next go to Tab
Layout => select the item
Breaks => then click
Note: In this article I use Word 2019, for versions of Word 2013 and below, go to the tab
Page Layoutinstead of
+ Step 2: Next, choose Tab
Review => then select the item
+ Step 3: At this time, dialog
Restrict Editing will appear on the right of the screen.
You ticked on
Allow only this type of editing in the document => Next click on the item
Filling in forms at section
Note: For lower versions of Word such as Word 2013, 2010 .... then you choose to enter Select Section => then turn on the check Selection 1, Selection 2 to protect the whole document.
+ Step 4: Click on it
Yes, Start Enforcing Protection to proceed to set a security password for the Header, Footer of Word file.
+ Step 5: In this step, please enter the security password you want to put in the box
Enter new Password, and enter it again in the box
Reenter password to confirmm => then press
Ok to save.
Note: Enter a password, do not enter too easily, for example, 123, 123abc ..., must enter 6 or more characters including letters and numbers.
Result: So when others view your document, they can no longer edit the content on the Header and Footer because they can not click on the content area of Header and Footer as usual.
In case you want to cancel the Header, Footer security password, we do the following.
+ Step 1: Click Tab
Review => click on
Restrict Editing. In the dialog box
Restrict Editing, you go down the mouse => click
+ Step 2: Then Word will ask you to enter the password previously set for Header and Footer => you enter the password then press
At this time the protection mode will be canceled and the content Header, Footer will be corrected as usual.
# 3. Conclude
So in this article I have guided you How to lock Header and Footer by setting password protection. In general, it's quite easy, isn't it 😀
Hopefully this little knowledge will be useful to you. Good luck !
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