Changing character direction


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Changing character direction

When we add text to a slide - whether it be inside a text box, a placeholder, or even inside a shape - by default, that text is going to flow from left to right. That is the default, but it can be changed, and there are scenarios where you'll want to be able to do that. We're going to take a look at a couple of them now. With our Orientation presentation, we're going to simply add a new blank slide by clicking the New Slide dropdown, and we'll click Blank, and there it is. We've got a blank slide, and now we'll add a shape. We've done this already. We'll click the Shape button, go down to Block Arrows, and we'll select the third arrow, which is the up arrow, and now we'll just click and drag across and down, so it almost fills the entire slide.

So there's our shape, and we already know to get text inside, we just double-click anywhere inside the shape and start typing. So we'll type in 'Go For Gold,' and you can see, there it is. It...

Changing character direction
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Changing character direction provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the PowerPoint for Mac 2011 Essential Training

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Business
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PowerPoint for Mac
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