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How To Make One Page Landscape In Microsoft Word

by Mike
Make One Page Landscape In Word

Well, In Today’s article, we’ll show you how to make one page in your Microsoft Word 2021 or 2019 document display in landscape mode. Simply follow the steps below.

1- Begin by placing your cursor at the very beginning of the page you wish to convert to the landscape. (In our example, we’ll use page 2).

2- To create a new section, select “Layout” or “Page Layout” > “Breaks” > “Next Page.”

Make One Page Landscape In Word

3- On the “Page Layout” tab, click “Orientation” > “Landscape.”

Make One Page Landscape In Word

This effectively marks all pages following the break made in step 2 as landscape. Pages 2, 3, 4, and forward are in landscape mode in our example. Due to the fact that we only want page 2 to display in landscape mode, we will need to revert any forward pages to portrait mode.

4- Beginning your cursor at the top of the next page (in our example, page 3) or on the next page, you wish to remain in portrait mode.

5- Similar to step 2, select “Page Layout” > “Breaks” > “Next Page” to create another section.

6- Under the “Page Layout” tab, click “Orientation” > “Portrait.” This will display the remainder of the document in portrait mode.

That is all! You have created a successful one-page landscape in Microsoft Word.

Extra Tip: If you have a header on your first page and do not want it to appear on the landscape page, you can do the following (after changing the page’s orientation to landscape):

1- On the landscape page, right-click on the header and select “Edit Header.”

2- Un-highlight the “Link to Previous” button.

3- Delete the page’s heading. It should remain on the first page.

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