Format the Text Direction
Direction rotates the Text Box and the Text with it. Here are the
Horizontal is the default direction.
Rotate all text 90' is used for book spines so
that you can read the title when the book is laying face up on the desk.
Rotate all text 270'
is used for Sidebars and marketing.
1. Try It: Format the Text
Select the Text Box.
2. Go to
Drawing Tools -> Format.
Choose Rotate all text 270'
3. What Do
You See? Both the Text Box and the Text in it are rotated. Can you
edit the text after it is rotated?