ULIX TxT Editor on Sourceforge.net

To Create a header or footer

On the File Options menu, click Page Setup or on your keyboard, press the F1 key. (See image hcchf01A below)

In the Header (Circled in black) or Footer (circled in blue) box, type the letter and character combination from the following table.

Image hcchf01A

Header and Footer Character Key Codes



Insert the open file's name or (Blank document) if the file has no name.


Insert the date.


Insert the time specified by your computer's clock.


Insert page numbers.


Insert an ampersand (&).


Align the header or footer to the left, center, or right.

&l, &c, or &r


1. You can use more than one combination in the Header or Footer box. Leaving a space or two between each combination will make the header or footer easier to read.
2. To align text to the left, center, or right, you must first enter &l, &c, or &r in the Header or Footer box, followed by any other combinations you want to use.
3. You can also incorporate text with the combinations. For example, Page &p will print out as Page 1, Page 2, and so on.