App to stop clockwise rotation

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by Phenomenological, Aug 17, 2010.

  1. Phenomenological

    Phenomenological Well-Known Member
    93

    Jul 7, 2010
    782
    186
    93
    The title about sums it up. I'm on Froyo, and would really like an app to stop the damn screen rotating clockwise to the landscape orientation. If there's an option to do it I haven't found it, and if there isn't I may have to find the nearest google employee and yell at him till he fixes it. :p

    I'm not looking for something to lock screen rotation using a toggle, I still want it to rotate anticlockwise. Any help would be appreciated!
     

    Advertisement
  2. blundell

    blundell Well-Known Member
    38

    Apr 23, 2010
    125
    17
    38
    Software Engineer
    UK
    Yeah I found that so annoying, I downloaded a widget toggle its perfect:
    " AutoRotate Bar Widget "
     
  3. Szadzik

    Szadzik Well-Known Member
    213

    Feb 15, 2010
    5,413
    715
    213
    Male
    FAS Admin
    Settings>Sounds and Display>Autorotate?
     
  4. blundell

    blundell Well-Known Member
    38

    Apr 23, 2010
    125
    17
    38
    Software Engineer
    UK
    You wouldn't want to go to the settings everytime :-s he sais 'toggle' AKA widget
     
  5. Phenomenological

    Phenomenological Well-Known Member
    93

    Jul 7, 2010
    782
    186
    93
    I said NOT looking for a toggle. ;) I'd like a permanent setting. However a toggle in the status bar would be a compromise if I can't find what I need.

    Szadzik - That stops rotation both ways. I only want to stop it rotating clockwise, I still want the anticlockwise rotation enabled.
     
  6. blundell

    blundell Well-Known Member
    38

    Apr 23, 2010
    125
    17
    38
    Software Engineer
    UK
    Haha sorry I speed read it! Oh noe's toggle just one way... I didn't even realise screen went both ways my Nexus1 only goes counter-clockwise. Must be part of sense UI
     
  7. A.Nonymous

    A.Nonymous Well-Known Member
    213

    Jun 7, 2010
    7,061
    965
    213
    I've got Sense on the DInc. It only seems to rotate to landscape when you turn the phone counter-clockwise. Turning the phone clockwise doesn't do anything to it. At least not with Google Maps anyway.
     
  8. Phenomenological

    Phenomenological Well-Known Member
    93

    Jul 7, 2010
    782
    186
    93
    Froyo with Sense allows bi-directional rotation. I don't know about plain Froyo.
     
  9. blundell

    blundell Well-Known Member
    38

    Apr 23, 2010
    125
    17
    38
    Software Engineer
    UK
    Oh yeah plain Froyo allows bi-directional , N1 just noticed :p
     
  10. Phenomenological

    Phenomenological Well-Known Member
    93

    Jul 7, 2010
    782
    186
    93

Share This Page

Loading...