Enable or Disable Screen Rotation on Lenovo A7000 Smartphone

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    Before we begin, we make sure that the phone is unlocked
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    We should be on the home screen. From the home screen, there are two ways to turn "Screen rotation" on and off.
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    One way to turn "Screen rotation" on and off is to access the "Settings" menu
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    In this tutorial, we tap on "Settings" directly on the home screen.
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    Once the menu is open, we scroll through until we find "Display"
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    It is next to a yellow circle icon.
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    We tap on "Display" one time
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    Near the bottom of the "Display" options, there is a line that says, "When device is rotated". In this video, it is set to "Stay in portrait view".
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    We tap on the "When device is rotated" line one time
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    A pop-up menu will be shown. We can choose to "Rotate the contents of the screen" with the device or to "Stay in portrait view".
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    Let's tap on "Rotate the contents of the screen"
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    We have to note that this setting does not rotate the home screens. It will work with certain applications such as web browsers.
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    If we'd like to change it back to the portrait view, we come back to the "Display" screen and tap on "When device is rotated"
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    We tap on "Stay in portrait view"
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    This will turn screen rotation off.
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    When we've finished setting the screen rotation, we can press the home button
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    The button is at the bottom in the center. We will go back to the home screen.
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    The second way to enable or disable screen rotation is by swiping down from the top of the screen
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    We will open the notification bar.
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    We swipe down from the top of the screen again
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    We will see our quick settings.
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    In the second row of the second column, we see that "Rotate" is "Off"
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    It is gray. We tap the icon one time. The words will change to "Auto Rotate". The icon will become white, letting us know that screen rotation is turned on.
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    To turn screen rotation off, we come back to the notifications and the quick access menu
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    We tap on "Auto Rotate" one time
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    When we have finished, we swipe up from the bottom
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    We will go back to the home screen.
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Questions and Answers

My Lenovo a7000 always rotate? help me please?

When auto screen is disabled the screen also rotate while gaming also.. I have tried: Installed stock ROM

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Screen is on in lines, what is problem?

Open screen displays half in lines, what is the problem? How can I clear in problem?. I have tried: I am using mobile phone, a Lenovo a7000. I think it was caused by: My phone display is half lines for view

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