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Application:setOrientation

Available since version: Gideros 2011.6

Description:

Sets the orientation of the application. Accepted values are:

  • Application.PORTRAIT = "portrait"

  • Application.PORTRAIT_UPSIDE_DOWN = "portraitUpsideDown"

  • Application.LANDSCAPE_LEFT = "landscapeLeft"

  • Application.LANDSCAPE_RIGHT = "landscapeRight"

Syntax:

Application:setOrientation(orientation)

Parameters:

  • orientation: (string)

Examples:

application:setOrientation(Application.PORTRAIT)             -- the buttons are on the bottom
application:setOrientation(Application.PORTRAIT_UPSIDE_DOWN) -- the buttons are at the top
application:setOrientation(Application.LANDSCAPE_LEFT)       -- the buttons are on the right side
application:setOrientation(Application.LANDSCAPE_RIGHT)      -- the buttons are on the left side