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answered 2014-09-07 07:53:29 +0200

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It is not as difficult as you currently think

  • Open the Styles & Formatting Window (eg with F11) and select the Pages tab
  • Click into your first page > double click "First Page" in the Pages Styles
  • Right Click on "Default" page style > New and create a new style --- On the organizer tab ---------give a name you like (e.g. Page3) -------- set Followed by "Page3" --- Footer tab > Check: Footer On, Same left and right side, and Different for 1 page -------- click OK
  • Click in the 3rd page of your document, the one for which you want to have started with page number 1
  • Double click style Page3
  • Go the footer of the 3rd page
  • Place cursor in footer
  • Menu: Insert > Field > Others > Document tab > select Type = page > select Select = Page Number > Offset (bottom right) > enter -2 > OK and your 3rd document page has the page number 1.

If needed you still can modify the page styles - First page - Default - Page3 (or whatever name you used) and your page number will remain.

It is not as difficult as you currently think

  • Open the Styles & Formatting Window (eg with F11) and select the Pages tab
  • Click into your first page > double click "First Page" in the Pages Styles
  • Right Click on "Default" page style > New and create a new style --- On the organizer tab ---------give a name you like (e.g. Page3) -------- set Followed by "Page3" --- Footer tab > Check: Footer On, Same left and right side, and Different for 1 page -------- click OK
  • Click in the 3rd page of your document, the one for which you want to have started with page number 1
  • Double click style Page3
  • Go the footer of the 3rd page
  • Place cursor in footer
  • Menu: Insert > Field > Others > Document tab > select Type = page > select Select = Page Number > Offset (bottom right) > enter -2 > OK and your 3rd document page has the page number 1.

If needed you still can modify the page styles - First page page
- Default Default
- Page3 (or whatever name you used) used)
and your page number will remain.

It is not as difficult as you currently think

  • Open the Styles & Formatting Window (eg with F11) and select the Pages tab
  • Click into your first page > double click "First Page" in the Pages Styles
  • Right Click on "Default" page style > New and create a new style --- On the organizer tab ---------give a name you like (e.g. Page3) -------- set Followed by "Page3" --- Footer tab > Check: Footer On, Same left and right side, and Different for 1 page -------- click OK
  • Click in the 3rd page of your document, the one for which you want to have started with page number 1
  • Double click style Page3
  • Go the footer of the 3rd page
  • Place cursor in footer
  • Menu: Insert > Field > Others > Document tab > select Type = page > select Select = Page Number > Offset (bottom right) > enter -2 > OK and your 3rd document page has the page number 1.

If needed you still can modify the page styles
- First page
- Default
- Page3 (or whatever name you used)
and your page number will remain.