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Learn how to rotate the view of your canvas using the Rotate View tool.
The Rotate view feature lets you conveniently design your logos, packaging, page layouts, typography, and other illustrations by changing the canvas view at any angle.
All your artboards and other visible objects are moved according to the specified angle. You can then continue your work just like the way you do in the normal view.
To rotate canvas view using the Rotate View tool, follow the below steps:
To rotate canvas view using a trackpad, follow the below steps:
Currently, the two-finger gesture is only available on the Apple trackpad.
Press and hold Space+Shift to toggle from the selected tool to the Rotate View tool and drag anywhere on the canvas to rotate the canvas view.
Use any of these options to rotate the canvas view at a specified angle:
To align canvas view to the rotated object:
Use any of these options to bring the rotated view of the canvas to its original position:
If you are using another tool or feature in rotated view, press Esc to deselect and press Esc again to reset the rotated view.
To fit the selected artboard in rotated view to the Document window, press Cmd+0 (macOS) and Ctrl+0 (Windows).
To save the rotated canvas view as a preset: