# [texhax] page number on title page & UMCP thesis problems

Edsko de Vries edsko at edsko.net
Tue Dec 11 18:18:29 CET 2007

On Tue, Dec 11, 2007 at 12:03:06PM -0500, Mehmet Ergun wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am trying to finish 'typing' this paper in latex, and I got stuck in
> a not-so-important issue. I was hoping you could give me some quick
> pointers to guide me?
>
> The document class I am using is 'article'. The issue is, even if I
> put \maketitle within a firstpage environment, or even if I specify
> \thispagestyle{empty} right before the \maketitle, the first page
> still is printed with a page number. Google didn't quite help so far
> especially because the above are the ones it suggests.

Put the \thispagestyle{empty} *after* \maketitle (\maketitle resets the page style).

Edsko