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Selection.TypeParagraph Method (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Inserts a new, blank paragraph.

expression .TypeParagraph

expression Required. A variable that represents a Selection object.

This method corresponds to the functionality of the ENTER key. If the selection isn't collapsed to an insertion point, the new paragraph replaces the selection.

Use the InsertParagraphAfter or InsertParagraphBefore method to insert a new paragraph without deleting the contents of the selection.

This example collapses the selection to its end and then inserts a new paragraph following it.

With Selection 
 .Collapse Direction:=wdCollapseEnd 
End With
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