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Repeating headers in pages
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Posted by dev@ram  · 17-05-2017 - 19:02

How do I add a header for a page which goes on repeating till another header is inserted.

For e.g. if there is a header called Introduction

        $headerText = new WordFragment($docx, 'defaultHeader');
        $headerText->addText('Introduction',array('pStyle' => 'Heading1'));
        $docx->addHeader(array('default' => $headerText));

After the content of the first page it should change to Introduction Continued for the next page contents.

This continues for each page until a new header is inserted. For e.g if I insert Summary as the next header, after the page fills up with contents, in the next page it will appear as Summary continued.

I checked the code xml inside the docx document.xml where it works and it looks like this:

<w:p w:rsidR="00832899" w:rsidRDefault="00832899" w:rsidP="00832899"><w:pPr><w:sectPr w:rsidR="00832899" w:rsidSect="001B2E7D"><w:headerReference w:type="default" r:id="rId13"/><w:footerReference w:type="default" r:id="rId14"/><w:headerReference w:type="first" r:id="rId15"/><w:footerReference w:type="first" r:id="rId16"/><w:type w:val="continuous"/><w:pgSz w:w="595.30pt" w:h="841.90pt" w:code="9"/><w:pgMar w:top="72pt" w:right="90pt" w:bottom="72pt" w:left="90pt" w:header="33.85pt" w:footer="39.60pt" w:gutter="0pt"/><w:cols w:space="35.40pt"/><w:docGrid w:linePitch="360"/></w:sectPr></w:pPr><w:r><w:fldChar w:fldCharType="end"/></w:r><w:bookmarkStart w:id="15" w:name="ContentsPg"/><w:bookmarkEnd w:id="15"/></w:p><w:p w:rsidR="00B21CA2" w:rsidRDefault="00B21CA2" w:rsidP="00B21CA2"><w:pPr><w:pStyle w:val="Heading1"/></w:pPr><w:bookmarkStart w:id="16" w:name="_Toc482365536"/><w:bookmarkEnd w:id="0"/><w:bookmarkEnd w:id="1"/><w:r><w:t>Introduction</w:t></w:r><w:bookmarkEnd w:id="16"/></w:p><w:p w:rsidR="00B21CA2" w:rsidRDefault="00B21CA2" w:rsidP="00B21CA2"><w:pPr><w:pStyle w:val="Heading1Line"/></w:pPr></w:p>

I know its pretty complex but any idea how to make header text like this ?

The heading here is text 'Introduction' with a blue underline and after the first page texts, in the next page it changes to Introduction continued. I noticed if I add a header using $docx->addHeader() , it remains the same throughout