Microsoft Word Page Number Addition
Add page numbers in Word 2010. Microsoft Word automatically assigns page numbers on document pages.
Typically, page numbers are printed in the header or footer, but you can choose to display page numbers in the left or right margin at the top or bottom of the page.
Add page numbers
Following are the simple steps to add page numbers in a Word document.
Step 1 − Click the Insert tab and then click the Page Number button in the Header and Footer section. This will display a list of options to display page numbers at the top, bottom, current position, etc.
Step 2 − When you move the mouse pointer over the available options, it will show more styles of page numbers to be displayed. For example, when I put the mouse pointer on the “bottom of the page” option, it shows the following list of styles.
Step 3 − Finally, choose any of the page numbering styles. I selected the Accent Bar 1 style by clicking on it. You will be directed to footer modification mode. Click the Close Header and Footer button to exit footer editing mode.
You can format page numbers using the Format Page Number options available under the options listed.
remove page numbers
The following steps will help you remove page numbers from a Word document.
Step 1 − Click the Insert tab and then click the Page Number button in the Header and Footer section. This will bring up a list of options to display page numbers at the top, bottom, current position, etc. At the bottom, you will have the option to “Remove Page Numbers”. Just click this option and it will delete all page numbers set in the document.