Paul Wherly

Forcing a page break in Word 2010

Quick Tip in Microsoft Word 2010

A page break is where you can tell Word to manually start a new page at the point you specify.

Forcing a page break with the ribbon


  1. Go to the Page Layout tab on the ribbon (1)
  2. Select Breaks (2)
  3. Select Page (3)


Forcing a page break with the keyboard

  1. Place your cursor at the point where you would like the break to occur
  2. Press Ctrl+Enter (Return) on the keyboard
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