Change Text Direction and Orientation

change_text_direction100x100In this tutorial you will learn the procedures for changing the orientation and direction of text without using the Transform tools

 

 

Create a new document and click the Text tool in the Toolbar. Open Properties tab (press Ctrl+F3 if it doesn’t show up) and choose Static Text, click on the “Change Orientation of Text” and select Vertical, Left to Right option 

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Now click on your document and start typing in the box that appears.

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 If you want to rotate your text, select Rotation button on the Properties tab

 

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Please notice that the Rotate Text button is enabled only for vertical text fields. To rotate horizontal text fields, either convert them to vertical or use the Free Transform tool!