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Excel:after search insert pagebreak before active cell in visual basic

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I would like to add a page break after I searched a cell with the search function.
I need to select the entire row to insert pagebreak but don't know how to do this when the only reference I have is the activecell.
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Question by:Eric Zwiekhorst
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bruintje earned 600 total points
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Hello Zwiekhorst,

you could try something like

Sub InsertBreak()
  'Will insert a page break after the activecell
  ActiveSheet.HPageBreaks.Add Before:=ActiveCell.Offset(1, 0)
End Sub

HAGD:O)Bruintje
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by:Eric Zwiekhorst
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It does work but adds the pagebreak after the activecell.

I found a answer myself that works

ActiveCell.Rows.Activate
ActiveWindow.SelectedSheets.HPageBreaks.Add Before:=ActiveCell
this does the job
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by:Eric Zwiekhorst
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ActiveCell.Rows.Activate
    ActiveWindow.SelectedSheets.HPageBreaks.Add Before:=ActiveCell

this does the job, your's did add pagebreak but after the active cell??
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by:bruintje
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sorry thought that was asked for

>>after I searched a cell

but clearly not ..... :)
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