How to Rotate Text in Cells in Excel

By | April 22, 2021

Procedure To Rotate Text Using Ribbon Alignment Options

  • Select all the header cells.How to Rotate Text in Cells in Excel
  • Go to the Home tab.
  • Click the ‘Orientation’ icon in the Alignment group.How to Rotate Text in Cells in Excel
  • Click on the ‘Angle Counterclockwise’ optionHow to Rotate Text in Cells in Excel
  • The text in the selected cells by 45 degrees.
  • Other options can be chosen such as Angle Clockwise or Rotate Text Up.How to Rotate Text in Cells in Excel

    If you want the angle of the rotation a little more than 45 degrees (say 60 degrees) you will have to use another method covered below. It is slightly a longer method.

  • Select all the header cells.
  • Go to the Home tab.
  • Click the ‘Orientation’ icon in the Alignment group.
  • Click on the ‘Format Cells Alignment optionHow to Rotate Text in Cells in Excel
  • Enter the degrees by which you want the text to be rotated or you can click the red dot to change the angle.How to Rotate Text in Cells in Excel
  • Close the dialog box.How to Rotate Text in Cells in Excel