New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
OS X - Apps and Games Discussion of applications and games available for Mac OS X.

SCANNED UPSIDE DOWN IMAGES WILL NOT DROP THE RIGHT WAY UP-in Word


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
Maxy

 
Member Since: Dec 20, 2008
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 106
Maxy is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: emac, G4 laptop, G5, imac 2.4Ghz intel duo,

Maxy is offline
Hi,

I have scanned numerous old pages with a scanner. Many were in such poor condition that I had to do them upside down for fear of tearing the pages. They are all saved as JPEG's.

The difference between Word & Pages is very interesting

Word
Drag the jpeg into a blank word file and it automatically centres itself vertical and horizontal on the page BUT those upside down scanned images will not stay right way up despite using the tools to rotate the image itself and then dragging and dropping. Also I have saved the image the right way up to my desktop and then dragged and dropped it into the word file and still it goes wrong way up. I have done this as a JPEG and then as a PDF - and it refuses to go right way up.

After the upside image is in the word file there does not appear to be anyway to rotate it??? Does anyone know how???

The image automatically centres and sizes on the file page.


Pages

the righted image dragged from the desktop stays the right way up. BUT pages does not automatically centre the image or size it the way MS Word does. Is there anyway to get pages to do this automatically?????

additionally, pages using shift plus command you can rotate the image in the pages document something i cannot do with Word.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« Help with Adobe Reader opening in browsers | TechToolPro upgraded »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
A Game For The Ages Graphite Schweb's Lounge 2375 03-11-2009 01:06 AM
Spaces and MS Word 2008 hndcvcboi OS X - Operating System 3 02-23-2009 12:47 PM
HELP! Word 2004 Quits, Trying to open word docs sfdesign OS X - Apps and Games 0 07-09-2008 05:20 PM
pasting word documents into entourage with images. tuggle OS X - Apps and Games 2 09-12-2007 05:15 AM
Microsoft Word??? mig.gentry Switcher Hangout 14 08-18-2004 07:44 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:14 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?