Step 6: insert page numbers with your last name. Remember to follow your professor's directions.

Page Number

1. Click the Insert tab.


2. Click Page Number.


3. Choose Top of Page.


4. Choose Plain Number 3 or one with the number in the top right corner.



5. Before the page number, type your last name.


6. Click Close Header.

You now have completed the basic formatting. Congratulations!

Here is a video you can also view: MLA Format Setup in Word 2010

The next page tells you how to create the final Works Cited page, where you list all of the sources you used in your essay/research paper.


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