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On a regular basis I take pictures with my Android phone and upload them to Google drive. Sometimes I take the picture upside down and want to rotate it. In Google Drive how do you do this? I found these instructions but they don't make any sense, maybe I'm in the wrong mode or something but I don't see any "rotate handle".

Out of curriousity I've noticed some programs open images upside down and others do it right side up? For example I've downloaded one of the pictures from Google Drive and when I opened it locally with my computer it was right side up.

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There are any number of image editors available for Android, some even owned by Google. Why not use one of those? – Al E. Nov 17 '13 at 16:55

Surprisingly Google Drive natively cannot rotate images. Some programs try to reorient the image when you open it, which explains your second paragraph.

The guide you linked to refers to the Google Drive application Google Drawings. After installing it, you can create a Drawing document:

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in which you can rotate images:

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What is the guide I linked to talking about? – Celeritas Nov 17 '13 at 9:15
Sorry I didn't see this sentence, answer edited. – Franck Dernoncourt Nov 17 '13 at 16:25

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