Page Numbers

When using MS Word page numbers can help readers find information more easily. Learn how to use page numbers in Word.


  1. Open our practice document.
  2. On page 1, insert the Accent Bar 4 page number at the Bottom of page.
  3. In the Design Options, choose Different First Page. The page number should now be hidden on the first page.
  4. Scroll to page 27 of the document.
  5. Place your cursor at the beginning of the title Works Cited and insert a Continuous Section break.
  6. In the footer of page 27, restart the page numbering at 1.
  7. When you're finished, the bottom of page 27 should look like this:

    Page Number Challenge 3