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Registered: ‎05-30-2011
My Device: BlackBerry torch 9800
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for stoping orientation automatically change in BB 9500

hi all,


Is there a way of detecting when we rotate the device from "Landscape to Portrait" . i want to do like this if device is in portrait position then diferent screen will open and if we rotate it in landscape mode then diferent screen will be opened..  so is there any way to do that..

i also want to show my screen only in landscape mode ;  how this is possible.  i have no idea how to implement this; 

please give me suggestions?




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Re: for stoping orientation automatically change in BB 9500

you can control the screen orientation like this:

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Re: for stoping orientation automatically change in BB 9500

If by your screen you mean one screen in particular and not the whole applicatin, then this might be useful:


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Re: for stoping orientation automatically change in BB 9500

Hi rajani_dhawan,


I have also dothe same as you want to do for your application.




at this link i have post a code to fix the orientation of screen.

Use this code in your main method to fix orientation and Enjoy Smiley Very Happy



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