Another Formating Mystery

  billyliv 22:20 28 Aug 2003
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Hi, I can change text direction if I put text into a text box but not in a plain document. Is there a way to enable the text direction icon? Cheers, Bill

  Pesala 08:12 29 Aug 2003

Are you talking about MS Word or some other program? As you discovered, you can only rotate text if it is in a text box, so to enable the text direction icon I guess you have to put the text in a text box.

If you want more control over text, use a DTP program like Serif Page Plus, which is inexpensive. You can download a completely free unlimited (though out-of-date) version from click here.

  billyliv 12:18 30 Aug 2003

Thanks Pesala, I never thought about using a paint program. I have Paint Shop Pro. and it worked just as I wanted it. Cheers, Bill

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