On the View tab of Tools | Options, make sure you have "ScreenTips" checked.
If you still don't see footnotes on hover, it could be you're experiencing a
bug that is supposed to have been fixed. Turning the Document Map on and
back off should fix it. You have to do this once for each document each time
you open it.
Suzanne S. Barnhill
Microsoft MVP (Word)
Words into Type
Fairhope, Alabama USA
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