Re: rotate a pdf object insterted into a slide

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Ute Simon

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Apr 4, 2009, 5:57:36 AM4/4/09
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> when I insert a pdf file as an object to show in a powerpoint slide I
> can't
> activate of find a rotate tool if the PDF has been scanned in portrait
> and I
> need it in landscape or visa versa.. can anyone help me
>

You cannot rotate objects in PowerPoint. But you should be able to rotate
the pages in Adobe Acrobat before inserting the file into PowerPoint.

Best regards,
Ute

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Steve Rindsberg

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Apr 4, 2009, 4:44:20 PM4/4/09
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In article <FC842774-C821-4F0D...@microsoft.com>, Just4today67
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> when I insert a pdf file as an object to show in a powerpoint slide I can't
> activate of find a rotate tool if the PDF has been scanned in portrait and I
> need it in landscape or visa versa.. can anyone help me

Not possible; as Ute says, if you have Acrobat, do the rotation there.

If not, you could copy the content from the PDF to PPT as images.

Import PDF content into PowerPoint
http://www.pptfaq.com/FAQ00054.htm


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