Page numbers help your readers know how much more is left to go. Learn how to add page numbers in Google Docs.
- [Instructor] It's easy to add page numbers … to your Google doc. … Click Insert from the top menu, … hover your mouse over Header & page number, … and then hover your mouse over Page number. … You can choose where on your document … you want the page numbering to appear. … For example, at the top or the bottom. … And then you also have to decide … if you want the first page to count as a page. … For example, maybe it's a cover page … and you don't want it to have a number on it … or be counted as a page. … In this case, I'll put it on the bottom right … and I am okay with that first page being numbered, … so I'll select it. … Here we can see the page number has been … added to the footer. … Note that any existing footer you already have in there … is left alone and untouched. … There's something else that you can do with page numbers. … You can also include a total page count, … which is helpful to tell the reader of your document … what page they're currently on … and how many pages there are. …
- Creating, naming, saving, and editing docs
- Formatting text
- Creating a table of contents
- Inserting images and tables
- Copying, renaming, and moving docs
- Publishing docs on the web
- Sharing docs
- Translating docs
- Using Google Docs on mobile devices
Skill Level Beginner
Google Drive Essential Trainingwith Jess Stratton1h 21m Beginner
1. Get Started with Google Docs
2. Edit Google Docs
3. Work with Images
4. Create Tables, Columns, and Charts
5. Work with Google Docs
6. Collaborate on and Share Google Docs
7. Use Google Docs on a Mobile Device
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