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How to Rotate Page in Word

2021-12-03 15:58:29 • Filed to: MS Word Features • Proven solutions

Rotating a page especially using the Microsoft® Word ribbon orientation option could be tricky since all the document would likely be affected by the selection. However, you can rotate page in Word in a different way. For instance, you can choose to rotate in Word of a single page through page set up dialog. How to rotate page in Word should not pose any challenge if you have taken time to read the steps involved.

How to Rotate Page in Word

Like mentioned earlier, you can easily rotate page in Word via Page Setup in the program. It is a simple process and will take just few steps to accomplish. The following are the steps involved:

  1. Open your Microsoft® Word document.
  2. Highlight the page that you intend to rotate. Note that if anything is not highlighted, it then means that nothing appears on the "Page Setup" dialog.
  3. Open dialog and this can be done by the click of the small arrow found at the right side of the bottom of the "Page Setup" group available on "Page Layout" tab.
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  5. Select either "Landscape" or "Portrait" on the Margin tab from the orientation section in order to have the page rotated.
  6. Click "Apply to" drop down menu and click on "Selected Text".
  7. Click on "OK" and the rotation would be applied to the page where the text is selected.
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How to Rotate Pages in PDF

Step 1: Open PDF

Firstly, open PDF in PDFelement using this "Open File..." button or drag/drop the file to open.

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Step 2: Rotate Pages in PDF

Go to "Page" menu, select the pages you want to rotate, and then choose direction of rotation by clicking the icon named "Rotate one or more pages to the left" or "Rotate one or more pages to the right". Or you can just right click the page to be rotated and choose "Rotate Page".

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Step 3: Save Rotated Pages

Save the changes by clicking "File" and then "Save" or "Save As".

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