Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Open a presentation in PowerPoint.
Click a slide or slide master containing text you want to
rotate in the Slides pane.
Click a text placeholder to select it. The rotate handle
The rotate handle appears at the top of a text placeholder in the
middle on the top of the rectangle. When the cursor is positioned
above the center handle, the cursor changes to a semicircle with an
Position the cursor over the rotate handle, and the
cursor changes to a semicircle with an arrowhead.
Rotate the text placeholder as you need (see Figure 4-12).
Figure 4-12: Position the cursor over the rotate handle and drag to rotate
To constrain movement of the rotation, press the Shift key, and the
rotation jumps 15° as you drag the cursor to rotate the box.