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Removing “Word” page numbers in Pages 5

I have a document that was imported from Word into Pages a while back, it auto imported page numbers that are somehow magically not selectable. They are not in the main body and not in the footer. I ...
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Pages 5: How can I save a Bullet Style within the Paragraph Style?

Is there a way in Pages to get the Bullet Style incorporated/saved within the Paragraph Style? I haven't found a way to do this, and I'm tired of selecting both the Paragraph style AND the Bullet ...
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Remove Header and footer in pages 5.5.2

How do I remove header and footer in newest pages 5.5.2 easily?
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Pages for iOS won't let me insert or replace pictures (images)

When i click on the "insert stuff" button, the window pops up with the tabs that let me pick pictures, shapes, tables, etc. If I select a table, shape, or anything but a picture, I can pick a ...
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How Do I Set the Default Language in Pages?

In Pages, you can change the default language to British English in the Inspector --> Text --> "More" tab --> Language: British English. However, this reverts somehow in every launch of Pages. How do ...
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Read .pages files in Windows

I used a Mac from about 2008 to 2012. I uploaded .pages files on to Dropbox and have since lost access to this Mac, but I have access to the Dropbox where the files are. I am currently using Windows ...
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Paragraph style in cell is not visible to Table of Contents

Is it possible to make it visible to Table of contents when paragraph style is assigned to text within cell?
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Remove header columns in Page 5.0

In the new iWork Pages, there is by default 3 cells or columns in the header and I cannot remove the column back to its original one column header just like the normal header in Pages 09'. If you see ...
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How to Highlight Text in Yellow in Pages 5.0

How does one highlight the selected text in Pages 5.0? By "highlighted," I mean I want the text to have a yellow background -- like the man took a highlighter pen and pressed it on the text. The only ...
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Pages app in trash

Having tried to create and then delete a folder in Pages I now find that if I try to open Pages from the dock I get a message: "You can’t open the application “Pages” because it is in the Trash. To ...
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How to insert pages document to another pages document?

I am using Mavericks, and Pages 5.1. I have created two .pages documents. Now, all I want is to attach one .pages document to another. In windows I could simply drag and drop or copy and paste both ...
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Extract images from a pages document

I want to extract all of the images out of a large pages document. I found an article about it from 2006 ( see http://hints.macworld.com/article.php?story=20060324033125571 ) which states you can open ...
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Adding page break to tables in Pages 5.5

In Pages 5.5 on Yosemite how can I add a page break into a table?
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How to change the spell check language to Romanian in Pages 5?

How to change the spell check language in Pages version 5? The solutions described here and here are no longer available in the current version. I am editing a document in Romanian. Every word I ...
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Pages - Why dont numbers like 6th format like they do in Word?

Whenever I type something that involves order, like 6th or 2nd, in Pages, I want it to be able to do the behavior that Word does, i.e, make the 'th' or the 'nd' part a superscript. Is there any ...
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How to merge cells in pages

I followed the instructions to merge cells as mentioned on the apple page : select 2 cells > press format > but there are no such a button writing "merge cells"?! Is there a problem with my pages? ...
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What is this invisible character icon in Pages?

I enabled 'show invisibles' on a docx that has been converted from pdf and this icon appears at several places: I cannot get rid of it. What is this icon? What's its purpose?
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Pages keeps deleting empty lines when I change the font style

I am running the latest version of Pages (5.6). The problem occurs whenever I position the caret on a new, empty line. If I change the font style to bold (or turn off bold), Pages automatically ...
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Pages docs from MacBookPro not working in MacBook Air

As the title says, I have a bunch of .pages docs from my previous MacBook Pro (running El Capitan), and they are not opening with the pages app on my MacBook Air (running Yosemite). The error message ...
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MacOS Read-Only While Editing (iWork + Dropbox)

I have a coding challenge and I would be very grateful for your help. Our small business uses Dropbox to share files between employees. We've been using a word processor called WordPerfect but we're ...
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Disable mid-word correction after a dead key in Pages

When I type in Pages, and I press a keyboard shortcut involving a dead key (e.g. altu (¨), a to produce ä, spell check seems to think I have reached the end of the word, and autocorrects to the wrong ...
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How do I keep characters in the center of a text box when decreasing kerning/character spacing?

I made a 4in x 4in text box in Pages. I centered the text horizontally and vertically, but when I decrease the character spacing to where the numbers are touching, the characters are no longer in the ...
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How to select paragraphs with similar style in Pages 5?

Pages '09 had the paragraph styles drawer with a list of all styles. Each style had the following context menu: On the new Pages 5, this is how that context menu looks however. I can't seem to ...
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How to sort a table in Pages?

Few hours ago I am trying to sort a table! I don't know where is this think but is so annoying that I can't find with ease this thing. I saw many articles saying that you have to go to Inspector, ...
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How to force text box to move with text

Pages: Under Inspector, Object Placement, in order to have a graphic move with the text, one hits that box. And it usually does. In the document I'm working on, there are three cases where it won't ...
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Getting text boxes to move with text

I have added a number of text boxes to an iWork Pages document. When I want to paste in additional text -- i.e. a methodology section at the beginning -- the text boxes do not move with the text, ...
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Charts from numbers not dynamically updating in Pages/Keynote

I have the latest (5/2015) Pages, Numbers, and Keynote on Yosemite. I created a chart in numbers and then copied it to Pages or Keynote. I then want to be able to change the data in Numbers and see ...
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How to adjust the left margin in Pages' Business Resume template

In the screenshot below, can someone tell me please how to shift the main text area to the left? From the ruler, one can see the text begins at about 6.7 cm. Changing Document Margins from the ...
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How to move “section”/change “section” margin in Pages

I've been a full-time Mac user for 5 or so years now, but sometimes the Apple way still confuses my Microsoft-conditioned mind. This is especially true of iWork. In the screenshot below, can someone ...
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How does one use different languages in Pages headers and footers?

[EDIT] I'm afraid this language feature is gone in Pages 5.* How does one use different languages in Pages headers and footers? I don't need spell checking but language switching (for headers and ...
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How can I have a custom Pages page size?

I'm trying to select, in the Documents tab, an A2 paper size so that it represents better the information that I will be printing out. However, there is no A2 paper size. I am also aware that under ...
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Viewing two pages Apple Pages 5.2.2

In Apple Pages 5.2.2, how can I choose view 2-up? It used to be selectable in lower left corner of document...not any more. Thanks for any tips.
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Insert images into Pages document using AppleScript

I'm trying to automate the construction of a document, and am looking for a way to insert images into a Pages document with AppleScript. For example: tell application "Pages" make new document ...
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How to access Pages document when I forgot the password for it?

Sometimes I set up a password for my Pages document, and I forget it. Is there a way to access the document without a password or recover password back anyway?
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Is it possible to link a table between numbers and pages? [duplicate]

I'd like to know if I can create a table in numbers and link that table into pages so I can edit it in numbers and display it in pages with the rest of my document. Can this be done?
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Photos don't show up in Pages media browser

I'm trying to replace an image in a Pages document with another image. When I right-click the image and select Replace Image… there are no photos listed in any of the categories of the Pages photos ...
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How to create a new title with automatic numbering in pages

Presently when I want to write a title I select the corresponding style, write the title, then I have to manually go into "Bullets & Numbering" so select numbers. This is terrible. How can I have ...
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Pages Quit Unexpectedly- using Yosemite 10.10.5

I rely PAGES as my go to graphic software and I'm dead in the water without it. It crashed with the Pages quit unexpectedly. I've rebooted many time, ditched the old iWork's folder and can't get ...
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Pages 5: Clickable Table of Contents in pdf

I have a pdf exported from a Pages document, and I want to be able to click a section in the Table of Contents to scroll to that section. Is this possible to achieve in Pages? Thanks
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I need to link a cell in numbers to a Pages document. HELP

I would like to link a cell in a numbers document to a document in pages. I am creating a meal plan and want the recipe to pop up when clicking on the item. Any suggestions welcome, including whether ...
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How to add paragraph symbol

I send a friend w/o a Mac some paragraphs & they disappear in the sending, so I'd like to include the paragraph symbol at the start of each paragraph so she can see where they go. How do I do that ...
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How to insert page number starting from custom index in Pages 5.6.1

I am having a project work which is split up as 10 different documents (each one is assumed to be a chapter). The first document has 12 pages, and I inserted page numbers and things are fine till this ...
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Pages to Word problem in el Capitan

Just upgraded Macbook Pro 2010 to el capitan. I have a fill-in document that I use with Pages, then save as Word to email to work. In el Capitan, when I export to Word, then email, my work partner ...
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How to insert horizontal line to page headers in Apple Pages

I need to include a horizontal line beneath the text of the header in each page of my document. I was able to add a line using the Shape tool, but I cannot get it to repeat when enough text is added ...
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Changing language in Pages on a Mac?

I have a Mac and I'm a Spanish Student. I primarily use Pages in English, but sometimes I work in Spanish and I'd like to have spell check and not have red lines under all my words. I went to system ...
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Inserting a formula in Pages is not possible

I would like to insert a formula in a Pages document (under El Capitan). But when I chose Insert -> Formula in the menu all entries in the submenu all entries are greyed out. Also Insert -> ...
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Pages templates for Resumes

I'm looking for some Pages templates for Resume (software developer CV). Do you have any suggestions?
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How to get Pages to automatically save documents as .docx files

Is there a way to get Pages to automatically save documents as .docx (Word) files? How do you do it? I'm wondering because I do not have access to Microsoft Word and this is the preferred format for ...
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Pages won't open after unexpected shut down

I have OS X Yosemite v. 10.10.5. After an update about 6 weeks ago Pages started refusing to respond, then shutting down unexpectedly. Today Pages will not open at all. I get the error message that ...
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How can I format a date in Pages 5.6.1

I have a date inserted into my document. However I am unable to find the format settings to change the format of the date. Can someone help me with that?