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How to add page number to text in footer, using word automation from VC++, MFC??

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I'm using VC++ and MFC to make a .doc thru automation. All works ok. But I'm having trouble with headers and footers. I have all the ms word constants added to my project, so I have access to all the pertinent classes.

Here is my question:

How to add a footer with text AND the page number?

This is my code THAT DOES NOT WORK so far:
                  HeadersFooters footers(section1.GetFooters());
                  HeaderFooter footer1(footers.Item(1));
                  PageNumbers pageNumber;
                  COleVariant varPageNumber((long)wdAlignPageNumberCenter);
                  Range rangeFooter1(footer1.GetRange());

                  rangeFooter1.SetText("This is the footer for all pages");
Can someone help me sort this out please ?

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