What's Boilerplate? _ Boilerplate is standard text that you can use over and over again, example of this are copyright statements and disclaimers which are unlikely to change much between document iterations or releases. For those who work with multiple clients and routinely assign their copyright to those clients it's a good idea to have a unique template for each client reflecting their needs in these areas.
When you're done, you can click on the 'Close' tab on the floating bar. The items in the header and footer will appear greyed out, but don't worry; this only means the they have been set. The cursor will then appear on the first line where you can begin typing your letter.