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Is there any way to add a page break to an html document? We needed to have the address portion of an invoice printout appear on a new page of an invoice. (so basically can you somehow force a printing page break in html)? The solution only needs to work in IE 5.5 or 6. Any ideas?
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you can do this in CSS...

you could do something like that...


<p STYLE="page-break-before: always">test text in the paragraph</p>

http://www.blooberry.com/indexdot/css/properties/print/pbbefore.htm


or

<p STYLE="page-break-after: always">test text in the paragraph</p>

http://www.blooberry.com/indexdot/css/properties/print/pbafter.htm



I would probably do this

<p STYLE="page-break-after: always"></p>

and you should have a page break right after that P tag...


BRUNO
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<style type="text/css">
P{page-break-after:always}
</style>

now add

<p>

and you will get a page break when printing.

CJ
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*sigh* stupid chatbox, it takes my time away from me :-(

;-)
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>>*sigh* stupid chatbox, it takes my time away from me :-(


eh??
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GREAT! exactly what i needed.
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Glad I could help!  Thanks for the A.  :-)
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