When you are viewing a PDF in Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional, you may find that you want to view the page in a rotated manner, such as on its side or even upside down. Using the "View" menu, you can easily rotate an Acrobat document clockwise or counter clockwise in just a matter of seconds. See how you can rotate your PDF documents using this quick method as outlined below.
Things You'll Need
- Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional
Start Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional and open an existing document from your files that you would like to rotate.
Choose the "View" menu, point to "Rotate View" and click on "Clockwise" to rotate the document 90 degrees in a clockwise direction.
Select the "View" menu, point to "Rotate View" and click on "Clockwise" again to rotate the document 90 more degrees so the page has been rotated upside down. You can continue to rotate the document clockwise until it is back to it's starting position.
Click on the "View" menu, point to "Rotate View" and click on "Counterclockwise" to rotate the document 90 degrees in a counter clockwise motion. You can continue to use the "Counterclockwise" command to rotate the document in a counter clockwise motion, moving 90 degrees each time you use the command.
Tips & Warnings
- You can also use the keyboard shortcut of "Shift, CTRL, +" to rotate the page 90 degrees clockwise each time you use the keyboard shortcut. The keyboard shortcut of "Shift, CTRL, -" can be used in the same way to rotate the document counter clockwise.
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