How to Change to Landscape Mode in Canva

Need to switch from portrait to landscape in Canva? Click “Resize” at the top, select “Custom Size”, enter desired dimensions, and hit “Resize”. Follow this concise guide to adjust your design’s orientation with ease in just a few steps.

Once you’ve begun crafting a design, there may come a moment where a different orientation better suits your vision. Thankfully, Canva’s user-friendly interface ensures this change is both swift and stress-free. Follow this guide to make the most of your design in landscape mode.

1. Click “Resize” In The Top Menu.

Select the design you want to change the orientation of, then click “Resize” in the top menu.

2. Tick “Custom Size” Then Enter The Dimensions You Want

In the Resize dialog box that appears, make sure “Custom size” is ticked. Enter the dimensions you want for your design in the Width and Height fields. Input the measurement unit you want to use for the dimensions (px, in, cm, mm). Make sure that the width is greater than the height for a landscape orientation.

To make things less complicated, just interchange the width and length values.

3. Review Your Changes And Click “Resize”

Once you’re happy with the new dimensions of your design, click “Resize” and Canva will automatically apply the changes for you. Adjust the size of the elements according to your liking so it matches the ratio. That’s it! You’ve successfully changed the orientation of your design.

Changing the orientation of your design is just a matter of a few clicks in Canva. So the next time you need to make a landscape poster or a portrait invitation, remember these steps and you’ll be done in no time!