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 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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