Aligning, Ordering, and Grouping Objects

In Word alignment, grouping, ordering, and rotating objects is possible. When using Word align text and order objects in various ways.


  1. Open our practice document.
  2. Scroll to page 2 and select the picture of the waves at the top of the page.
  3. Use the Rotate command to flip the waves vertically.
  4. Use the Send to Back command to move the waves behind the Martinique text box.
  5. Move the Martinique text box so it is near the bottom of the waves image.
  6. Make sure the waves picture and Martinique text box are no longer selected. Hold down the Shift key, then select the text boxes containing Cleaning, Maintenance, Repair, and Restoration.
  7. Click the Align command, and make sure the Align Selected Objects option is selected. Select Align Right and Distribute Vertically.
  8. With the text boxes still selected, group them.
  9. When you're finished, your page should look something like this:Align Order Group Challenge