Updated: 10/04/2017 by Computer Hope

Process of taking a complete document and breaking that document into separate pages for printing or viewing. In a word processor pagination is automatically created by creating new pages, to create a new page a page break is inserted into the document.

When viewing a document such as help menu in a console window, a user may experience improper pagination if that window is an abnormal size or if the columns or rows are set improperly.

Page, Printing terms, Repaginate, Word processor terms