How to Flip a Drawing Object in Excel

Excel logoIf you have ever had a drawing object in your worksheet and wanted to flip it either horizontally or vertically and didn’t know how, this article is for you!

Follow the steps below to learn how:

  1. Click on the object you would like to flip and Excel will place handles (that look like small boxes and circles) around your object.
  2. Be certain the Format tab of your Ribbon is displayed.
  3. In the Arrange group of your Ribbon, click the down-arrow next to the Rotate tool and you will see a list of tasks that you can choose to perform.
  4. From that list of tasks, select either Flip Horizontal or Flip Vertical and Excel will flip your object in the direction of your choice.


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