You can prevent the screen from rotating automatically on Windows. In this article, we’ll guide you on how to stop the rotation of your screen.
There are two simple ways to stop the Screen from rotating automatically in Windows.
Stop rotation of screen in windows using Action center & settings
In this, we tell you the steps on how to disable the screen auto-rotation feature using Action Center and Settings. Once you follow these steps, the screen will not rotate automatically as you rotate the device
- Disable screen rotation using Action Center
- disable screen rotation using Settings
How to stop the rotation of screen using Action Center
To stop automatic screen rotation using Action Center, use these following steps:
- Open Action Center.
Tips: You can open Action Center using this keyboard shortcut keys Windows key + A or by clicking the icon in the notification area of the taskbar.
- Click the Rotation lock button
If you cannot see the button, click the Expand option within the top-left of the actions area. If the option is not available, your device does not support this feature otherwise you have to add the button from Settings > System > Notifications & actions > Add or remove quick actions, and enable the Rotation lock button.
Once you follow these steps, the screen will no longer change its orientation automatically.
How to disable screen rotation using Settings
- Open Settings.
- Click on Display.
- Under the “Orientation ” section, turn off the Rotation lock button.
After completing these steps, the screen will not rotate automatically as the device changes its orientation.