Deprecated since 4.5.14. Use ClearPage (perhaps with option force="yes").

Finish the current page and creates a new one (only if new material for the page is available).

Child elements


Parent elements

AtPageCreation, AtPageShipout, Case, Contents, ForAll, Loop, Otherwise, Record, SavePages, Until, While


force (optional, since version 4.5.12)

Force the shipout of page now.

openon (optional)

The next current page will be a left or a right page. E.g. when on page 1 and openon="right" then page 2 is empty and the next current page is 3.


The next objects will be placed on a left page.


The next objects will be placed on a right page.

pagetype (text, optional)

The name of the next page type that should be used. If an InsertPage follows the NextPage, the pagetype is used for the first inserted page.

skippagetype (text, optional)

The pagetype of the blank page if inserted (see the attribute openon).


<Record element="data">
      <Paragraph><Value>This is page 1</Value></Paragraph>
  <ClearPage openon="right"/>
      <Paragraph><Value>And this is page 3</Value></Paragraph>

See also