Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I would like to know how to type sentences vertically in libreoffice word and libreoffice impress, thanks

share|improve this question

2 Answers 2

up vote 10 down vote accepted

Open writer, and click on Format --> Character

enter image description here

Then go to the Position Tab, and Click on 270 degrees

enter image description here

And text will be vertical

enter image description here

share|improve this answer
    
@kernel_panic Once you verify that this is what you want, and if this answered your question, you may mark this answer as accepted. –  Mitch Jul 11 '12 at 17:01

In LibreOffice Impress, you can try to use the rotation tool in the lower bar.

Execute it onto the text and rotate it by 90 degree.

I do not know if this function is available in LibreOffice Writer.

But I know that in OpenOffice there was such a function with which you could type in vertical text directly.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.