Writing an article in Microsoft Word can be a daunting task for many people, but it is a task that can be completed with relative ease. One of the most common issues encountered when writing an article is how to properly start numbering pages on page two. This guide will explain how to properly start numbering pages on page two in Microsoft Word.
First, open the document in Microsoft Word that you wish to start numbering on page two. Go to the Page Layout tab, then click the Page Setup button in the bottom right corner. In the Page Setup box, click the Layout tab and select Different first page under the Headers and Footers section. This will ensure that the contents on the first page will not be numbered.
Next, click the Insert tab and select Page Number from the menu. In the Page Number menu, select the Format Page Numbers option. This will open a new window. In the Number Format menu, select the number formatting style that you prefer. For example, if you wish to start numbering pages on page two with the number 2, then select the 2, 3, 4 format.
After that, click the Start At option and enter the number 2 in the box. This will ensure that the page numbering will start with the number 2 on the second page of your document. Finally, click the OK button to save the changes.
Your document should now start numbering pages on page two. To verify this, go to the View tab and select the Page Layout option. You should now see a number 2 at the bottom of the page. This indicates that your document is properly starting numbering pages on page two.
In conclusion, starting numbering pages on page two in Microsoft Word is a relatively simple task. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you can easily start numbering pages on page two of your document