This video demonstrates how to add automatic page numbers to a Microsoft Word document.
(upbeat guitar and piano music)…- [Instructor] To add automatic page numbers…to a document in Word, go to the insert ribbon…and click the Page Number button.…Choose where you want the page numbers to appear,…for example, at the bottom of the page.…Then, choose the style for where…and how the page numbers will be displayed.…If you'd like to change the appearance of the page numbers,…select one of them and go to the home ribbon…and make your changes.…Back under the design tab, you can click…Close Header and Footer or press escape.…
Each page of your document should now be numbered…in the style you selected.…If you prefer not to have a page number on your first page,…return to the insert tab and choose either header or footer,…depending on where you placed your page numbers,…and then choose Edit Header or Footer.…Then check the Different First Page option.…This removes the page number from the first page…while maintaining the numbering…starting from the second page.…This also allows you to have different content…
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- Drawing a table
- Adding page breaks
- Formatting text in a table
- Using section breaks to control column layouts
- Properly adding space between paragraphs
- Starting page numbering later in a document
- Recovering a document after a crash
- Including both portrait and landscape pages in a document
- Saving to Google Drive from within Word
- Editing PDF content in Word
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Word Quick Tips
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