Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Applying a Transformation
If the text seems to follow the path in a lopsided manner (especially common with
short text phrases), set the text’s horizontal alignment to Center. To do this, use
the Center button in the Paragraph group on the Home tab.
For more on text alignment, see Chapter 6.
Choose a transformation effect.
The third Follow Path transformation (Circle) makes text appear in a circle. Where
it starts depends on the horizontal alignment setting for the text. You can set hori-
zontal alignment using the buttons in the Paragraph group on the Home tab. If you
set the text to be left-aligned, it starts at the left; if you center the text, the text