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How to Mirror an Image in Microsoft Word | Reflect an Image

Do you want to Mirror an Image in Microsoft Word? Then you are on the right page, which will give you an easy guide on how to do that with ease.

How to Mirror an Image in Microsoft Word

If you want to print a photo in a flipped perspective, mirroring an image is one of the best options you can use. Appreciatively, Microsoft’s suite of applications can help.

How to Mirror an Image in Microsoft Word

Check below to see how you can flip an image in a Microsoft Word document.

  • Firstly, open the Word document that contains the image (or insert the image by clicking Insert > Pictures).
  • Selected image in Microsoft Word document.
  • On the Windows, right-click the image and from the context menu, select “Format Picture.” On Mac, you can also use the Command+Shift+1 keyboard shortcut.
  • Format picture option in image context menu
  • You’ll now see the “Effects” tab of the “Format Picture” pane, which appears to the right of the window.
  • Click the arrow next to “3-D Rotation” to display its contents.

3-D Rotation option

You will see X, Y, Z regions, Change the “X Rotation” degree to “180” by typing it directly in the text box or by pressing the up arrow to the right of the text box. Pressing the up arrow increases the degree in increments of ten.

Once this is done, (X Rotation set to 180 degrees), the image will be an exact mirrored(reflected) copy of the original image.

See Also: How to Animate a Still Slide Background in Microsoft PowerPoint

Manually Mirrored Image in Microsoft Word

In the manual terms, an image can be mirrored by clicking the image to select it and then clicking and dragging the right handle to the left.

Note: The manual technique may be faster than the first, but getting the image to precisely 1800 might be a little difficult.

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