The steps in this article are going to show you how to make a new page in a Google Docs document. We cover the steps briefly at the top of the article, then continue below with additional information and pictures for the steps.
- Open your document in Google Docs.
- Click at the point in the document where you wish to add the new page.
- Click the Insert tab at the top of the window.
- Select the Break option, then click Page Break.
When you are adding content to a document in Google Docs it will automatically add a new page at the end of the document when you’ve reached the end of the current page.
But occasionally you may discover that you need to make a new page in the middle of your Google Docs document, and the prospect of manually copying and pasting all of your information may seem a little daunting. It’s also something that is very prone to error, which could leave you looking for a different method.
Fortunately you can make a new page in Google Docs with the help of the Page Break tool.
How to Add a New Page in Google Docs
The steps in this guide were performed in the desktop version of the Google Chrome Web browser, but will also work in other desktop browsers like Firefox or Edge.
Step 1: Go to https://drive.google.com and open the document in which you wish to make a new page.
Step 2: Click at the point in the document where you want to insert the page.
Step 3: Choose the Insert tab at the top of the window.
Step 4: Select the Break option, then click Page Break.
Note that you can also make a new page in Google Docs by clicking at the point where you wish to add the page, then pressing Ctrl + Enter on your keyboard.
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