"Real" page numbers

Is there any way to have the web viewer display custom page numbers?

For instance, I have a document with a cover page and 9 pages of roman numerals, then regular numbers.

So “Page 1” is actually the 11th page. When we communicate to customers to “go to page 32” in other literature and marketing, they go to pdftron and go to page 32 via the paging control, which is actually page 42 of our pdf.

We can’t exactly change all of our documentation, marketing, and communication with customers to account for pdftron numbering everything sequentially. Is there a way to have custom numbering, so perhaps we could make the numbering be more accurate to the way the pdf is actually numbered?

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Would you be able to share your PDF file with that kind of numbering?

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I cannot, it’s a paid for product.

But regardless of the PDF, I’m looking for a way to make the page numbers in pdftron either read the page number from the page (even if it’s a roman numeral) or be completely custom so that I can manually put in that page 1 should be “cover” and page 2 should be “I” page three “II” etc…