iPod Touch Tutorial #4

iPod Touch Tutorial #4 : Locking the screen orientation


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You can easily lock the screen orientation in portrait to stop it flipping every time you move your hand, by following these steps:

1 : Screenshot 1 shows the iPod running the music player in portrait mode.

2 : Double-click on the home button. Screenshot 2 shows the apps icons exposed at the bottom of the screen.

3 : Swipe right as far as you can go. Screenshot 3 shows the music player controls and the screen orientation lock button.


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4 : Touch the button to lock the orientation. Touch the music player app to hide the apps icons. Screenshot 4 shows the iPod running the music playing with the screen locked in portrait mode. Note the locked icon in the top right hand corner of the screen.


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5 : Screenshot 5 shows a lock screen with the portrait lock icon lit.

6 : To reverse the process, repeat steps 2, 3 and 4. Touching the screen orientation lock button a second time will toggle off the lock and you will be back where you started.

  1. #1 by Keln Tydway on 20/10/2010 - 7:50 am

    I love this website, the information is great and I have bookmarked it in my favorites. This is a well organized and informative website. Great Job!

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