Add Page Numbers to PDFs — Easy PDF Downloader If you can not use the above apps then click here, it has more to choose from. Adding page numbers to files — Adobe Digital Editions Using a free app like Adobe DC, you can add page numbers to a PDF file. You just need the Adobe PDF Reader or Preview, it can be found at Adobe. Adding page numbers to PDFs online — Adobe DDC In this app you can add page numbers to PDF documents online via the internet. Just go to your favorite online hosting provider and create an account. The tool has many options, like color page numbers. More About PDF File Additions A number of people have been asking me on how to add page numbers to PDF documents: When I was in school a computer teacher helped me, and now I have the same questions again. Can you add page numbers to PDF docs? No, you can not. A number of readers can modify text files, which means you can not add page numbers to your PDF. You can't add the information “Page 5”. You can't add the page number 6 and so on. If you'd like to add page numbers, you really need to use a PDF reader. I've tried with Acrobat Reader 5, Acrobat 8, and now I'm using Adobe's Ultimate Reader. Adobe's Ultimate Reader allows you to add page numbers that you can edit. I tried the Ultimate Reader for all three versions of Adobe Reader. I tried it in Windows 8, it worked in both Windows 8 and XP, in all of them it worked. But I couldn't add the page numbers. Now I'm using it on Ubuntu, and it works. As I read this on the internet I saw several comments on the problem; one guy said: “It works! So just wait for Adobe to fix it.” But I don't understand why Adobe can't fix this problem once the problem is reported. Some people say “there's the solution. Click on the title and download the file, and you can do it by yourself! You'll be amazed!” Well, that's not true! Adobe is not a programmer; it has never helped anyone in this problem. What Adobe Reader 4 gives in Adobe PDF 4 1. The ability to view the document without any external application. 2. The print preview allows previewing printing. 3.