# [NTG-context] Suppressing the page number

Gerben Wierda gerben.wierda at rna.nl
Tue Aug 12 22:01:39 CEST 2014

On 12 Aug 2014, at 18:09, Aditya Mahajan <adityam at umich.edu> wrote:

> On Tue, 12 Aug 2014, Gerben Wierda wrote:
>
>> I have a standard structure using \startfrontmatter\stopfrontmatter
>>
>> Part of the front matter is the table of contents, but (as with every chapter in my book) the RHS is where the chapter starts, but on the opposing page LHS there is something too (mostly a quote or so). This is done with
>>
>> \startsetups chapter:before
>>   \page[left]
>>   \startalignment[left,nothyphenated]
>> 	\startnarrower[4*left]
>> 	    \em \getbuffer[chapter:quote]
>> 	\stopnarrower
>>   \stopalignment
>>   \resetsetups[quote:text]
>>   \page[right]
>>   \blank[force,2*big]
>> \stopsetups
>>
>> My main product file has
>>
>> \startfrontmatter
>> \startbuffer [chapter:quote]
>> A Quote\crlf
>> {\tf An author}
>> \stopbuffer
>> 	\completecontent
>>       \component c_introduction
>> \stopfrontmatter
>> \startbodymatter
>>
>> Now, before the content chapter and after that initial title page, I get two empty pages, which is right. However, the second empty page (RHS) has a page number. How do I suppress that page number?
>
> Replace
>

This did not work. But it inspired me to try this and it works for that first number.

\startfrontmatter
\startbuffer [chapter:quote]
A Quote\crlf
{\tf An author}
\stopbuffer
\completecontent
\component c_introduction
\stopfrontmatter
\startbodymatter

>
>
> See http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Titles#Truly_empty_pagebreak_before_chapters
>