Use landscape and portrait orientation

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Word documents use portrait (or vertical) orientation, because text works well in this format. But if your document contains something that’s horizontal, like tables, you can change the orientation to landscape. Take this course to learn more, including how to use both landscape and portrait in the same document, and design considerations for headers, footers, and page numbers.

Inside this course:

Use landscape and portrait orientation (2:56)
Choose either landscape (horizontal) or portrait (vertical) orientation for all or part of your document.

Use landscape and portrait in the same document (2:48)
See how to use both landscape and portrait orientation in the same document.

Design considerations for orientation (4:03)
See how landscape and portrait orientation affect headers and footers, page numbers, and margins, dealing with text in landscape view, and other design considerations.

Course summary
A brief reminder of the key points in this course.

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