Show/Remove a Section Break in Microsoft Word

Q

How to find section breaks and remove them in Microsoft Word? Section breaks reset page numbers in my document.

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A

If you have section breaks in your Microsoft Word documents, you can follow these steps to find and remove them:

1. Go to the page where the page is reset to 1.

2. Click "Home" and select "Show/Hide" in the paragraph section of the menu ribbon, or press Ctrl-*. You will see many hidden formatting codes in your document, including section breaks.

3. Move the cursor to the section break code and press "Delete" key to remove a section break.
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