Formatting a Page as First Page does not work.

I am trying to format the first page of a writer document as “first page”. Whenever I do this, every other page starting form the second page will be formatted a the “first page”, the first page of the document however is formatted as a standart page. If I try to reformat the falsy formatted pages, they are indicated as “standart”. I have this issue on multiple documents.

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Whenever I do this

And what is exactly what you do?

If you have an alternation of First Page, Default Style, First Page, Default Style, etc. your Default Style page style was modified so that it switches automatically to First Page at end of page. Look at Next Style (see @Grantler’s screenshot.

Have you checked the properties of Page Styles?


Thanks, this fixed it. Appreciate your help!