RestartNumberingAtSection Property

True if page numbering starts at 1 again at the beginning of the specified section. Read/write Boolean.


expression Required. An expression that returns a PageNumbers collection object.


If set to False, the RestartNumberingAtSection property will override the StartingNumber property so that page numbering can continue from the previous section.


This example adds page numbers to the headers in the active document, and then it sets page numbering to start at 1 again at the beginning of each section.

ActiveDocument.Sections(1).Headers(wdHeaderFooterPrimary) _
    .PageNumbers.Add Pagenumberalignment:=wdAlignPageNumberCenter
For Each s In ActiveDocument.Sections
    With s.Headers(wdHeaderFooterPrimary).PageNumbers
        .RestartNumberingAtSection = True
        .StartingNumber = 1
    End With
Next s

Applies to | PageNumbers Collection Object

See Also | PageNumbers Property | StartingNumber Property