PDF direction is essential for using

In sake of comfortable reading experience, PDF may need to change direction. For example, we need to make a horizontal rectangular table in PDF file, we probably have to change the PDF page direction to landscape as well to get better viewing experience. Since most PDF files are presented in portrait direction, we will discuss from 2 situation: how to create a PDF file horizontally and how to change a vertical PDF into horizontal one.

How to create a PDF file in landscape

If you would like to draw a picture or make a table, perhaps creating a PDF in landscape is the best choice, which will get the best presenting effect.

Material: PDF file

Tool: VivPDF (recommended PDF editor)

Download URL: PDF editor download

  • Download and install VivPDF in PC

    Download VivPDF at Anniesoft website, and install it in your PC by following the instructions, it’s very easy and quick process for VivPDF is a simple and smart software developed by experienced engineer who has much knowledge of what functions most PDF users really need.

    Change PDF Directions

    After you finish installing VivPDF in your PC, there will appear a shortcut entrance on the desktop of your PC, double click that icon to open VivPDF.

  • Create PDF file

    Click tab “Create” to release the submenu, and you need to choose option “Blank Document”.

    Change PDF Directions
  • Create a landscape PDF

    There will be a setting box prompt up for users to decide whether to create a landscape or portrait PDF file. We could choose “Landscape” and press “OK” to finish creation.

    Change PDF Directions

How to change vertical PDF into horizontal one

Material: PDF in vertical page (portrait PDF)

Tool: VivPDF (recommended PDF editor)

Download URL: PDF editor download

  • Open PDF file in vertical with VivPDF

    You might have opened a landscape PDF document vertically with VivPDF

    Change PDF Directions
  • Click “Pages” to release sub menu

    Click tab “Pages” to release sub menu, and find “Rotate” function in the sub menu.

    Change PDF Directions
  • Rotate PDF to landscape

    Click “Rotate”, there will be a setting box related to rotating function. Please choose rotating direction according to the needs. Here we should choose direction as “Counterclockwise 90 degrees” to make a proper landscape PDF document.

    Change PDF Directions
  • Save

    Save the changes you made to the PDF file unless you want the vertical landscape PDF document come back next time when you open the PDF file again.

    Change PDF Directions
Summary

There are lots of PDF editors on the internet containing such basic function, however, VivPDF has the most convenient operation and concise interface for users to quickly deal with PDF problems. VivPDF also performs user-friendly in other features. Actually, concerning rotating function, there are more skills available to streamline your PDF work flow. If you are interested, please pay attention to our upcoming passages, thanks for reading, see you next time.