Pages User Guide for iPad
- Intro to Pages
- Word-processing or page layout?
- Intro to images, charts, and other objects
- Find a document
- Open a document
- Save and name a document
- Print a document or envelope
- Copy text and objects between apps
- Basic touchscreen gestures
- Use Apple Pencil with Pages
- Customize the toolbar
- Select text and place the insertion point
- Add and replace text
- Copy and paste text
- Add mathematical equations
- Bookmarks and links
- Add links
- Set paper size and orientation
- Set document margins
- Set up facing pages
- Page templates
- Add page numbers
- Change the page background
- Add a border around a page
- Add watermarks and background objects
- Change the transparency of an object
- Fill shapes and text boxes with color or an image
- Add a border to an object
- Add a caption or title
- Add a reflection or shadow
- Use object styles
- Resize, rotate, and flip objects
- Add or delete a table
- Select tables, cells, rows, and columns
- Merge or unmerge table cells
- Resize, move, or lock a table
- Send a document
- Publish a book to Apple Books
- Use presenter mode
- Use iCloud Drive with Pages
- Export to Word, PDF, or another file format
- Restore an earlier version of a document
- Move a document
- Delete a document
- Password-protect a document
- Create and manage custom templates
Move, resize, and rotate a chart in Pages on iPad
Move a chart
Tap the chart, then drag from the center to move the chart (don’t drag the blue dots on the border).
As you drag, yellow alignment guides help you position the chart in relation to other objects on the page.
If you don’t see the alignment guides, you can turn them on. Tap , swipe up to see the Settings section, then turn on the guides you want.
Resize a chart
Tap the chart to select it.
Drag any of the blue dots on the chart’s border to make the chart larger or smaller.
Rotate a 3D, radar, pie, or donut chart
You can rotate 3D, radar, pie, or donut charts to adjust the angle and orientation of the chart. You may want to emphasize some data, for example, by positioning certain data at the top or bottom of the chart.
Rotate a 3D chart: Tap the chart, then drag .
Rotate a pie, donut, or radar chart: Tap the chart, tap , tap Chart, then tap Rotation Angle. Drag the wheel, or tap the angle and enter a degree value to specify the angle at which you want to rotate the chart.
If a 3D chart doesn’t have a rotation control, the chart may be locked. To rotate the chart, you must unlock it first.