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The IEEEtran document class is hiding page numbers from my document! Is it possible to force page numbers to appear in the document?

EDIT: Sorry I should have mentioned that I am using conference mode!

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Welcome to! Please add a minimal working example (MWE) that illustrates your problem. A simple test I did shows the page numbers. – egreg Apr 20 '12 at 19:46
If you used the conference mode, automatically headings and page numbers are not displayed. – Claudio Fiandrino Apr 21 '12 at 6:55
Where do you want the page numbers located? In the header, or the footer? Centered or at the outer margin? – Werner Apr 21 '12 at 16:44
anywhere :) It's just for doing revisions on paper and referencing pages. – Sandro Apr 22 '12 at 4:14

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Put this right after \maketitle:

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Adding your suggestion in the document preamble creates page numbers from the first page onward. – Werner Apr 21 '12 at 16:02
Not if \maketitle is used on the first page :/ – andrew Apr 21 '12 at 20:46
Perfect! You got it! I just wish that it worked on page 1, but it's no big. Thank you! – Sandro Apr 22 '12 at 4:16
@Sandro: In order to have a page number on the first page with \maketitle, include \g@addto@macro\maketitle{\thispagestyle{plain}} between \makeatletter ... \makeatother. This is just the easiest, even though there are other page styles. – Werner Apr 22 '12 at 5:03
@Werner Cool tip, any idea how to get things to show up in \@oddhead on the first page? – andrew Apr 23 '12 at 8:00

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