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Application:setOrientation

Available since version: Gideros 2011.6

Description:

Sets the orientation of the application. Accepted values are:
<ul>
<li>Application.PORTRAIT = "portrait"</li>
<li>Application.PORTRAIT_UPSIDE_DOWN = "portraitUpsideDown"</li>
<li>Application.LANDSCAPE_LEFT = "landscapeLeft"</li>
<li>Application.LANDSCAPE_RIGHT = "landscapeRight"</li>
</ul>

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