Change direction of document containing objects

When you change the direction (RTL <-> LTR) of a document that contains graphical objects, anchored frames, or text frames the objects are vertically flipped in the document. This implies that if an object is placed 10 px from the left margin, changing the direction will cause the object to be placed 10 px from the right margin. However, the orientation of the object remains the same.



You can choose to change the orientation of a graphical object that is flipped when the document direction is changed:



To flip and change the orientation of a graphical object, ensure the following maker.ini flags are switched on:


If you do not want to flip objects in a document when the direction is changed, switch off the following flag: