How to rotate a PDF on an Android device.

Stop fighting your screen’s Auto Rotate feature and learn how to properly rotate PDFs on Android devices to the correct orientation.

Download a PDF reader app.

If you work with PDFs on your Android device often and need the full range of editing capabilities, upgrading to a dedicated PDF reader like Adobe Acrobat Pro will give you those options. It will let you rotate PDFs on your Android; plus give you access to every PDF editing feature right on your mobile device.

To rotate a PDF on Android from a mobile app, follow these simple steps:

  1. Open the PDF in Acrobat Reader app.
  2. Press the Organize Pages tool on the left toolbar.
  3. Tap and hold on the pages you want to rotate.
  4. Choose either clockwise or counterclockwise at the bottom of the toolbar.

The PDF will rotate 90 degrees each time you with each rotation. If you want to flip the PDF a full 180 degrees, simply rotate it twice.

Rotate PDFs online.

If you don’t want to download yet another app to your Android device, you can also rotate PDFs using a convenient web app like Adobe Acrobat online services.

It’s easy — from any browser, go to the Acrobat online website and follow the directions below:

  1. Upload the PDF.
  2. Select the pages you want to rotate.
  3. Choose your rotation direction.
  4. Save and rename the rotated PDF file.
  5. Download the new file to your Android device, or get a sharable link.

The entire process is done online, you don’t have to worry about downloading another app and taking up space on your tablet or phone.

Discover what more you can do with Acrobat Reader and Acrobat online services to make it easy to work with PDFs from your Android devices.