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I rotated my data frame for a map, and the north arrow dutifully is rotated as well to show north. I've been told it's possible to annotate the degree rotation on the north arrow symbol itself, but I can't find the option in map settings or symbol properties. Any suggestions? Thank you!

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You can add dynamic text that shows the rotation of the data frame. Just create a text box with the following dynamic text in it:

<dyn type="dataFrame" name="DataFrameName" property="rotation"/>

From ESRI help

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DPierce - Awesome! Thanks! Very cool. This is a fun way to dive into Dynamic Text. – SharonB Jul 12 '13 at 14:24
No problem. You can mark a question as 'answered', so that if someone else has the same question they can find the answer easily. – DPierce Jul 12 '13 at 14:39

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