This is an extended question from: Different Page Number Styles

How to change the page numbering to something like:

Page 1 numbering: (i) - AAA.

Page 2 numbering: (ii) - AAA.

Page 3 numbering: (iii) - AAA.


where the AAA can be the author name, for example.


You can use the fancyhdr package. A two-page example is below.



\lhead{Oh yeah}
\rfoot{\thepage \, - Author Name}

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  • thanks +1 - great to know – wonderich May 23 '19 at 20:38

The following is an adaptation/simplification of an earlier answer that uses the fancyhdr package and its \cfoot instruction.

\usepackage{lipsum}        % for filler text

\usepackage{fancyhdr}      % see https://ctan.org/pkg/fancyhdr
\fancyhf{}                 % clear headers and footers
\renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} % no header rule
\pagenumbering{roman}      % switch to roman-numeral numbering
\cfoot{(\thepage) --- AAA} % center-set page number

\lipsum[1-20] % almost 4 pages of filler text

Of course, you are free to replace "AAA" with something more informative and important.

Here's a screenshot of the lower part of page 3:

enter image description here

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