I have a ten page LaTeX document in which only the first page number shows (i.e., 1). The rest of the page numbering does not show. How can I fix this?


Most likely you have \pagestyle{empty} in your document. Remove that line and by default you will get page numbers on every page.

  • You are absolutely right. Thanks very much. – Nana Mar 18 '12 at 13:21
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    @Nana You should thank David by upvoting his answer (with the upward pointing arrow to the left of it) and accepting it (by clicking on the checkmark). – lockstep Mar 18 '12 at 13:35
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    @lockstep: Done!!! – Nana Mar 18 '12 at 14:31
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    Instead of removing {empty} you can add \pagestyle{myheadings} or \pagestyle{plain} or {headings} to get what you want -> {plain} plain page number. {empty} empty heads and footers, no page numbers. {headings} puts running headings on each page as per the document style. {myheadings} you specify what is to go in the heading with the \markboth or the \markright commands. – Echeban Sep 6 '15 at 14:10

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