Excel 2010: Change Orientation Of Text In Cell

Many a times it is required to change the orientation of text in a cell to fit in the specified width and height of cell. Format Cells option offers a number of customizations regarding text in the cell. This post covers how to fit text in cell by changing its orientation.

Select the cell containing text, right-click to select Format Cells.

365d1274091252-change-orientation-text-


Format Cells dialog will appear, under Orientation, change the text orientation by moving text bar in upward/downward direction. Once changed, click OK to continue.

366d1274091253-change-orientation-text-

This will change the orientation of text as specified.

364d1274091251-change-orientation-text-

Advertisement