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Can the page number start from anywhere say 5 instead of 1?

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108914 May 20,2013 06:17 PM UTC Jun 19,2013 12:32 PM UTC ASP.NET Web Forms (Classic) 3
Tags: PDF
Neelima Kaja
Asked On May 20, 2013 06:17 PM UTC

Hello, can we change from where the page numbers start? Say i want it start from 5 instead of 1.
Also can i change it be roman numeral?

Praveenkumar H [Syncfusion]
Replied On May 27, 2013 04:06 AM UTC

Hi Neelima,

Thank you for using Syncfusion project,

We can't start the page number anywhere from the document.
We can change the page number to roman numeral by using below code snippet.

  //Create page count field
            PdfPageCountField count = new PdfPageCountField(font, brush);
            count.NumberStyle = PdfNumberStyle.LowerRoman;

Please let us know if you have any concern.

With Regards,

joel pelaez
Replied On June 12, 2013 05:25 PM UTC

I did it, on each section using this:
IWSection section = new WordDocument().addSection();
section.PageSetup.RestartPageNumbering = true;
                    section.PageSetup.PageStartingNumber = pageStartingNumber;

KarthikeyanC [Syncfusion]
Replied On June 19, 2013 12:32 PM UTC

Hi Joel,

Thank you for using Syncfusion Products.


This forum is opened for Essential Pdf.

And your question seems to be from Essential DocIO(IWSection).

Could you please post the query in the correct place.






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