How To Add Page Numbers In Google Docs

Google Docs is a popular, sophisticated, and free word processing tool that is easy to use due to its ubiquitous cloud-based accessibility and practical and clean user interface.

A business proposal, study paper, or even your homework can be numbered. It makes it simple to keep track of everything in any document with more than a few pages. In this post, we will walk you through how to add page numbers in Google Docs.

How To Add Page Numbers To Google Docs On A Windows, Mac, Or Chromebook

  • Open the Google Docs document.
  • Then click on the “Format” button on the toolbar.
  • Under the Headers and Footers option, select the Page Number option.
  • Choose to position the page number as a Header or Footer.
  • Then select whether you want to start numbering from the first page.
  • Lastly, click Apply.

How To Add Page Numbers To Google Docs On An Android Device

  • You have to open any document in Google Docs on your smartphone or tablet.
  • Then tap on the Edit button.
  • Tap on the Insert button.
  • Then tap the Page Number option.
  • Choose one of the four layouts and positions to number your document.

Note: The cloud-based text editor’s Android version has fewer customization possibilities. However, if you like, you may begin numbering on the second page. That’s more than enough to produce professional-looking papers that can be shared or printed.

How To Add Page Numbers To Google Docs On An iPhone

  • Open a document in Google Docs.
  • Then tap on the Edit button.
  • Tap Page Number.
  • Then select the format that agrees with your vision of the document.

How To Number All Pages In Google Docs Automatically

  • Open a document.
  • Then Insert > Header & page number.
  • Select Page Number. You may add page numbers to the header or the footer of each page.
How To Add Page Numbers In Google Docs

How To Hide The Number On The First Page

  • You have to go to the first page of the document.
  • Then select the header or footer, depending on where the page number is located.
  • Select the Different first-page check box.
  • Then select the page number, if it isn’t highlighted.
  • Press Delete or replace the page number with any text.
  • Select anywhere outside the header or footer.
  • On the first page, the page number is no longer visible.
  • On the second page, the page numbering continues, and the second page is designated as page two.

Conclusion

A business proposal, study paper, or even your homework can be numbered. It makes it simple to keep track of everything in any document with more than a few pages. However, we have compiled the steps to follow to add page numbers in google docs.

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