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Excel VBA - make text upside down in a Shape

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I have a Shape that I use to toggle a show/hide columns macro. When clicked it rotate 90 degrees. That works fine.
But I need to make the text stay readable, ie. not upside down.
upside down text
Normally I'd record a macro to get the syntax. But can't seem to find how to make text go upside down.

Thanks for any help.
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Are you using code to rotate the arrow?

If you are can you post it?

Here's how you can rotate the text in shape.
    ActiveSheet.Shapes(1).TextFrame2.ThreeD.IncrementRotationZ 180

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