If you are using Elementor Pro and want to use custom header and footer, then below instructions are not for you! You should keep header and footer enabled in theme options.
Below instructions are only Header Footer Elementor plugin users!
If you want to build your header or footer using Elementor, you will want to use this plugin Header Footer Elementor.
To use it in a proper way you have to disable the theme header or/and theme footer. To do it go to:
- For theme header – Appearance → Customize → General settings → Theme Header.
- For theme footer – Appearance → Customize → General settings → Footer.
This plugin is supported since version 1.8.3.