Remove Page Number in Preview Mode in Excel

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Last updated on January 2, 2023

This tutorial demonstrates how to remove page number in preview mode in Excel.


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Remove Page Number in Preview Mode

If there is a sheet in your workbook that contains a page number watermark, there is an easy way to remove it. It shows in Preview Mode, so switch to Normal view.


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In the Ribbon, go to View > Normal (in the Workbook Views group).


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This hides the page number watermark.


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See VBA – Page Break Preview Mode On or Off to toggle views in VBA.

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