How to make Google Doc Landscape Format

Making the layout of the pages mix portrait and landscape in Google Docs is easy. Document in portrait view is widely used in mobile and tablet devices and Google Doc landscape format used in the desktop versions.

By default, users create the document in portrait format but can also change to landscape in Google Docs. To read the text as much as possible and view the picture in one view, landscape layout is the best option.

You can make one page landscape, a whole document, or even you can take a printout in landscape style in Google Docs.

How to make Google Doc landscape format

It is always better to use a single page in portrait mode if the image is vertically large and landscape if the image is horizontally wide. Changing the Google Docs page orientation is simple.

For changing all pages into landscape follow the below steps-

Open “Google Docs” on your computer

In the “Menu bar” go to the “File” option then click the “Page setup”.

Open Page Setup for landscape

Now select the Landscape option and choose the Whole document to change to landscape in Google Docs.

landscape in google docs

You can also change the paper landscape size, page color, and Google Docs margins according to your usage.

As you hit the OK button all the pages in Google Docs change into horizontal pages.

How to print landscape on Google Docs

After changing Google Docs pages from portrait to landscape layout click the Ctrl + P shortcut from the keyboard. Now you can take the print of Google Docs document in landscape mode.

How to make Google Doc landscape one page only

Open the “Google Docs” document on your desktop

Now select the content of that single page from the mouse that you want to make landscape in Google Docs

Now in the “Menu bar” go to the “Format” option and click on Page Orientation

How to do Landscape in Google Docs

A page orientation box appears on the screen from there choose the “Selected content” options and the “Landscape” button. Hit Ok.

change the page orientation of single page landscape in Google Docs

As you hit OK the box disappears and your single page change from portrait to landscape in Google Docs.

how to make google doc landscape

By changing the single page orientation you will get mixed portrait and landscape in Google Docs in the same document.

How to change landscape to portrait in Google Docs

When you want to change Google Doc landscape to portrait format you can change the page orientation.

Open the “Google Docs” on your desktop

Now in the “Menu bar” go to the “Format” option and click on Page Orientation.

A dialog box appears on the screen from there choose the “Whole document” under Apply to and Orientation to “Portrait“.

How to change from landscape to portrait in Google Docs

Click the “Ok button” and all the pages switch to portrait style from the landscape.

Tip: To see the document outline of Google Docs
To adjust the margin with help of a ruler in Google Docs

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