Format page numbers

Change the page number format for an existing section

  1. On the Insert menu, click Section.

  2. Under Page Numbering, select the number format you want from the Number format box.

  3. Select any other options that you want.

Note: This sets the numbering format for all pages in the current section. A publication always has one section by default. If no other sections have been inserted, the numbering format will apply to all pages in the publication.

Change the page number format for a new section

  1. On the Insert menu, click Section.

  2. Select the Begin a section with this page check box.

  3. Under Page Numbering, select the number format you want from the Number format box.

  4. Select other options as desired.

    To restart the page numbering, click Start at, and then type or select the page number you want the new section to start with.

Note: This inserts a new section in the current page in the publication. This section is shown by a break in the page icons at the bottom of the window.

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