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Have screen rotation option always on

This answer assumed the device in question is Samsung based on its screenshot. On Samsung devices, it is possible to show an always-on screen rotation button with the help of the Assistant menu. ...
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Have screen rotation option always on

It doesn't appear there's a way to do this directly in the Android system. For most phones the standard options are: Auto-Rotate ON: Your phone rotates automatically when you adjust its rotation Auto-...
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How to enable the landscape mode on the default launcher on Android Marshmallow?

The latest version of Google Now added a home screen rotation option in its settings. To access the home screen settings, either long-tap on the home screen or choose Settings from the Google Now "...
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Can I manually rotate my phone while auto-rotation is disabled?

You can use Tap'n'Turn. It shows a small arrow on the screen when it senses that the orientation changes. Pressing it will rotate the screen even when auto-rotation is off. Instead of rotating the ...
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How to lock the screen to remain vertical/portrait?

It looks like the app called "Ultimate Rotation Control" will do what you are asking. Here's the link: Ultimate Rotation Control
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Disable upside down rotation

Use apps like Ultimate Rotation Control - with proper settings, it seamlessly integrates with system rotation toggle, and on top of that you can disable any rotation direction you don't want (most ...
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How to enable the landscape mode on the default launcher on Android Marshmallow?

It works perfect if you follow the directions. Simply put, touch the google icon, once it pops up push the hamburger menu, find settings, scroll all the way down, last item on the list "allow ...
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Does Android 8.1(Oreo) lack "Landscape Orientation" mode?

It is normal. Even my phone has the same. I can be on either "Auto Rotate" or "Portrait Only". You can reply on 3rd party apps like "Rotation Control" to force a landscape if needed.
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How to lock the screen to remain vertical/portrait?

To lock your screen to have always (vertical/portrait) install and use Screen Rotation Control available on the Play store here
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Prevent app from reversing the screen and mouse movement on BlissOS

Solution found by changing Android's "set orientation" to landscape.
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Force an app to be able to auto-rotate in Android 12

I achieved what I personally want (always SCREEN_ORIENTATION_UNSPECIFIED) using a crude patch to android_frameworks/base: https://github.com/Atemu/robot-config/blob/...
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Can I rotate my camera to landscape mode with broken gyroscope?

It turned out the Rotation Control App, with its rightmost option, image the same as auto-rotate icon, does the job for me. E.g., streaming in Facebook is successfully affected, which was my final ...
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Display a portrait-mode app on a horizontal rotatable screen

Using Miracast or an HDMI cable, the content will always be displayed as it is on your smartphone > I suggest trying this app on your phone to rotate the image and then adjust the image on your ...
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How to AutoRotate in LineageOS With ADB?

Android 4.2 Auto rotate on: adb shell content insert --uri content://settings/system --bind name:s:accelerometer_rotation --bind value:i:1 Auto rotate off: adb shell content insert --uri content://...
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Revert navbar back to the right side of the screen under 270° rotation

As my investigation shows, Google calls it "Seascape Navigation Bar View" and deems it as a feature. This part of the code inside the Android framework determines whether the new left navbar layout ...
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How to set which landscape mode is default (reverse landscape vs landscape)

Quoted from one of my previous answers: Use apps like Ultimate Rotation Control - with proper settings, it seamlessly integrates with system rotation toggle, and on top of that you can enable/...
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Why do you sometimes have to press the device rotation tile twice for it to function?

When you tap that button, what is actually happening is a settings file in the phone is updated. If it isn't working on the first tap, it's either caused by lag, or an issue with the quicksetting pane ...
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Portrait mode notification icon

Pull down the statusbar twice, press and hold the gear in the upper right corner for 5 seconds - then exit and go to settings: now the "System UI Tuner" is there. Disable auyo totate notification.
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Is it possible to have the Auto rotate feature turned on or off by app?

For those who are looking for a solution in newest phones, e.g Samsung Galaxy that has Bixby Routines, you can set up a Bixby routine to auto rotate certain apps. If Youtube Gallery etc Then Auto-...
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Is it possible to have the Auto rotate feature turned on or off by app?

And Tasker even allows you to add conditional's such as if my display is such do this else do whatever. So based on that I came up with my own solution which may seem a bit convoluted but it works for ...
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Can I manually rotate my phone while auto-rotation is disabled?

Rotation Quick Setting works well and is GPL with source code on GitLab.
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