Range.Insert method (Excel)
Inserts a cell or a range of cells into the worksheet or macro sheet and shifts other cells away to make space.
expression.Insert (Shift, CopyOrigin)
expression A variable that represents a Range object.
|Shift||Optional||Variant||Specifies which way to shift the cells. Can be one of the following XlInsertShiftDirection constants: xlShiftToRight or xlShiftDown. If this argument is omitted, Microsoft Excel decides based on the shape of the range.|
|CopyOrigin||Optional||Variant||The copy origin; that is, from where to copy the format for inserted cells. Can be one of the following XlInsertFormatOrigin constants: xlFormatFromLeftOrAbove (default) or xlFormatFromRightOrBelow.|
There is no value for CopyOrigin that is equivalent to Clear Formatting when inserting cells interactively in Excel. To achieve this, use the ClearFormats method.
With Range("B2:E5") .Insert xlShiftDown .ClearFormats End With
This example inserts a row above row 2, copying the format from the row below (row 3) instead of from the header row.
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