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    How to delete a page in Google Docs

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    Pau Monfort
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    Eliminate extra pages in your Google Docs documents in no time with these quick and easy tips. Do you have an extra page in your Google Docs doc that you don't want to keep? No problem, you can delete a page in Google Docs with just a few clicks. We will show how to do it below.


    Remove content to delete a page in Google Docs

    One way to delete a page in Google Docs is to remove the page content. Once you've cleared everything on the page, Google Docs will remove the page for you. Here's how you can do it:



    1. Open your document with Google Docs.
    2. Place your cursor at the end of the page you want to remove.
    3. Keep pressing the key Canc (Mac) or Backspace (Windows) on the keyboard until everything is removed from that page.
    4. You will find that the selected page is now removed from the document.

    It will take a while to clear the page if it contains a lot of content. In this case, use your mouse cursor to quickly select everything on the page, then press the Delete or Backspace key to remove the page's content.

    Change the custom spacing value to remove a page in Google Docs

    Sometimes, you may see an extra page in your Google Docs with no content in it. This usually happens due to your custom spacing options.


    You may have specified some space to add after your page content, and this is what causes Google Docs to add a new page to your document.


    You can clear the custom spacing values ​​to solve this problem. Here's how to do it:


    1. Open your document in Google Docs.
    2. click on Format> Leading> Custom Spacing from the menu bar.
    3. Adjust the numbers here and see if your extra page is removed.

    The Google Docs page margin settings are also worth checking.



    Get rid of unnecessary pages in Google Docs

    With the methods above, you should be able to remove unnecessary pages from your Google Docs in no time.

    Google Docs has many other features to explore, including the ability to set margins, change the color of your page, and even change the orientation of your pages. These features are worth learning if you use Google Docs as your primary word processor.

    Further Reading:

    • 2 ways to change margins in Google Docs
    • How to add and edit headers or footers in Google Docs
    • How to delete all Docs in Google Docs
    • How to design and format an ebook using Google Docs
    • How to delete duplicate files on your Android phone
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