so that is anything goes wrong, you may incorporate your previous settings and save important files/ folders as well. Now open Enable DWORD entry and change its key value from 1 to 0, tap OK to save changes. In general, when you start using an accelerometer or a gyroscope sensor on your device, the auto-orientation change of Screen occurs. Today, we will discuss three different ways to sort this out. They are using either Action Center, local Settings or Registry Editor. The Action Center has a quick action tile that toggles auto-rotation on or off.
With the AutoRotation key selected, double click on the LastOrientation DWORD entry in the right pane. Click on Apply followed by OK to save the changes.
He currently works in R&D at Derivco International. When the Control Panel applet loads, uncheck the Allow the screen to auto-rotate checkbox. Right click on your Desktop and select the Screen resolution option from the context menu.
To open it, click the notification icon on the taskbar at the bottom right corner of your screen, or press Windows+A. This topic has been locked by an administrator and is no longer open for commenting. Choose a screen to fix if you have multiple monitors attached. If, for some reason, the shortcut keys don’t work , try this method. He loves trying out new software and gadgets, and writes about them with a user friendly mindset.
If you notice with keen eyes, Windows 10 has slowly shifted its focus from desktop PCs to portables. Just look at how Aero was removed as a way to prevent excess battery loss. Portables like laptops and 2-in-1s make it easy to compute different tasks on the go, making them much more popular among users. Taylor Gibb is a professional software developer with nearly a decade of experience. He served as Microsoft Regional Director in South Africa for two years and has received multiple Microsoft MVP awards.
Restart the service by first clicking the Stop button followed by the Start button. Outdated device drivers are known to cause many errors surrounding malfunctioning hardware. Thus, if you see your device malfunctioning in any way, it is likely that the device drivers are not on the latest version. Update your device drivers and check if the error persists. In the right pane, locate the Display orientation drop down menu under the Scale and layout section.