Changing page numbering with sections


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Changing page numbering with sections

In the last movie we learned to how to add page numbers to our documents, but how do you start a document on something other than page 1? Let's say you want the first page to be page 47, how would you do that? Well, if I'm creating a brand-new document I can simply go to the File menu, choose New > Document and then start it on page whatever I want. In this case start on page 47. It's as simple as that and because this is an odd number page and this is going to be a Facing Pages document, I know that the first page is going to be a right-hand page.

A lot of people ask me how do I make a new document where the first page is a left-hand page? Well, it's as simple as this. Change this to an even number. Let's started on page 2 let's say. Any even number will work. An even number page in a Facing Pages document is always going to be a left-hand page, and if I make these two pages long and click OK, you'll see that I immediately have a left and right spread. If I op...

Changing page numbering with sections
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Changing page numbering with sections provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign CS5 Essential Training

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Design
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InDesign
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