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Format Pages Automatically
A master page is a preformatted page that you can use as the basis for new pages in a publication. Master pages serve as the shell of a document, containing repeating elements such as headers, footers, and page numbers. You use master pages to ensure consistency and speed the process of designing a longer document such as a magazine, book, or catalog. Master pages work as style sheets for pages in that changes you make to master pages can be updated on document pages.