TO Delete a footnote or note, you must Delete the note label in the document window, not the note text. In the document, select the note checkmark you want Deleteand then click DELETE .
Hiding footnotes or endnotes in Word document is possible, but requires a little trick. In short, the usual workaround is to change footnote/endnote styles (i.e. styles ‘Footnote Text” and “Endnote Text”) to “Hidden‘ in the style settings, select ‘Font’, then Hidden Text.
Get rid of Hyperlinks v Footnotes
Double click the heading or footer area (upper or lower page) to open the header & footer tab Select “Link to Previous” to disable links between sections. Choose a title or footer and do one from the following: Select Delete title or Delete footer at the bottom of the menu.
How to remove header and footer from first page?
Double click header or footer area to make it active. This also activates header & footer Tools section on the Word ribbon. On the “Design” tab of this section, select “Other First page” checkbox. This action removes Header and footer from first page.