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Video instructions and help with filling out and completing how to start page numbers on page 3 in word 2019


How do I start page numbers on page 2 in Word 2019?
Double-click in the header or footer area where your page numbers are select the first page number right-click and choose Format Page Numbers choose Start at 2 press OK.
How do I start page numbers on page 3 in Word 2016?
From the Header & Footer ribbon pull down page number Select Format Page Numbers to get the following dialog box Click on the Start at radio button and (or select with the up arrows) the number 3.
How do I start page numbers on page 3 in Word 2007?
How do I start page numbers on page 3 in Word 27? Word 27 tool locations will differ from the examples below but the theory is identical. 1. Insert a Next Page section break at the bottom of your Page 2. 2. On Page 3 double-click in either the Header area or the Footer area depending on where you want your page numbers. Ill use the Header for this example. 3. Turn off Link to Previous. (If you don youll end up formatting the previous Section also.) 4. Insert your page number. 5. Format the Page numbers however you want. 6. Choose Close Header and Footer or just double-click anywhere in your document body . 7. Youre done.
How do I number pages in Word starting on page 3?
Go to Insert ribbon click on Page Number button and click on Format Page Numbers . On resulting dialogue box under Page numbering heading 3 in Start at box and click OK button. Now click on Page Number button again on Insert ribbon. This time select the position were you want to insert the page number. The page number will start from 3. You can change starting number of page numbers even if you have already inserted them starting with 1. Just follow steps in first paragraph above. horizontal-rule If you want to leave first two pages without page numbers and want to start page numbers on third page then put the keyboard cursor at the very end of second page go to P age Layout ribbon on Page Setup section click Breaks button and under Section Breaks click Next Page . (Re-read this answer before the line above then continue below.) Insert page numbers go to third page header section and turn off Link to Previous button on header & footer ribbon. Go to first page and remove page numbers.
How do I insert page numbers in Word 2010 starting from page 3?
If you want page numbers to start on page 3 without having any on pages 1 and 2 youll want to create a section break at the end of page 2 since page numbering follows sections. You can add this break on the Layout ribbon by pulling down the Breaks menu and select Next Page . Now when you go to the header section youll want to turn off Link to Previous You should be able to use the Insert ribbon to add your page number and youll only see it on pages 3+ and not on pages 1 and 2. Here a quick example I did with a blank document You can see the section break the missing page number on page 1 and a shown page number on page 2.
How do I start page numbers on page 2 in Word 2007?
You can do so by using section breaks and removing of page numbers from previous section . So first at end of first page add a section break. To do so click Breaks on page layout tab. Here select a section break as you wish e.g. if you want to insert page break as well click Next Page. Now you can add page numbers and not have them with previous section. You can insert page number from insert tab and edit it to de from previous section but this would involve some unnecessary extra steps. So I would suggest going through header tab. While on page 2 go to Insert tab click Header drop-down (or footer drop down wherever you want to add page numbers) and click Edit Header. You will be on the Header & Footer tab. Here click Link to Previous to un-select italic it. Now go to Page Number drop-down and click Format Page Number. Select Start at then click OK. Now select the preferred of page number from Page number drop down. Having done this you would get page numbers from page 2 onward without a page number on first page.