Get the most out of pdfFiller
Make your window larger or open pdfFiller on desktop to enjoy all the awesome features in detail.

Add Page Numbers to PDF For Free

Select documents
Forms filled
Forms signed
Forms sent
Open the document to add page numbers
Go to the watermark panel
Set the numbering format& size
Don’t forget to save your changes!

How to add page numbers to PDF

Page Numbers in PDF Documents
If you are dealing with large documents (10 pages or more), it is helpful to add pages to PDF in order to navigate through the file more easily.
Of course, this doesn’t have to be done manually. You can do it quickly and automatically.
With pdfFiller, you can add page numbers in any format and size. You also get to choose where exactly on the page you would like to place the page numbers (in any corner or centered, for example).
Adding page numbers to PDFs will only take a few clicks and less than a minute of your time! Here is how you do it:
Open the document and click on the red vertical panel on the left:
Click Page Numbering and then select the numbering format you would like to see in your document:
Now you can adjust the size of the page numbers and their location on the page. Any adjustments you make will instantly appear:
Once you are happy with the format and style of the page numbers, click Close on the top-right corner of the page:
The new page number style is instantly implemented throughout the document:
If this is the only edit you want to make to your document, don’t forget to click Done to save your changes!

How to add page numbers to a PDF:

Open the document and click on the vertical red panel on the left of your screen.
Select the page number formatting and adjust the font size to suit your needs.
Save changes.
Page numbers are automatically applied to all (or selected) pages in your document.

How to Add Page Numbers to PDF - video instructions

What our customers say about pdfFiller

See for yourself by reading reviews on the most popular resources:
pdfFiller reviews:
Anonymous Customer
It solved a problem with PDF applications that didn't allow for information to be saved. Once I figured it out, it works well.
Read More
Nancy W
This is a great website. Very functional. Even this 66 year old grandma can achieve excellent results.
Read More

Pdf Editor Online: Try Risk Free

For pdfFiller’s FAQs

Below is a list of the most common customer questions. If you can’t find an answer to your question, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.

How can I insert page number in PDF if I don’t have Adobe or Office installed?

To add page numbers to a document, all you need is an internet connection and any browser of your choice. After uploading your document to pdfFiller, you can add page numbers in just a few clicks. Then you can email your document to others or download the newly edited version back onto your computer.

Using the same tool, can I add other text to the page header?

With pdfFiller, you can add text anywhere on any page. Using the same tool used to add the page numbers, you can add other text such as a date or watermark.

What is pdfFiller?

pdfFiller is an online PDF editor and form-builder that is also equipped with a super-intuitive e-signing tool. Using pdfFiller, you can edit PDFs, create your own forms, send invoices, file taxes and complete many other document-related tasks. None of these functionalities require software downloads and installations. You can use pdfFiller in a browser tab or you can download it as a mobile app (available for both iOS and Android).
Sign up and try for free
Upload Document