The Orientation lock is a setting that prevents the screen display from rotating on default when the device is set to landscape mode.

To activate this setting:

Step One: Swipe up from the bottom of the display to open the control center. Follow this if your device is an iPhone 8 and older.

Swipe down from the top of the display to open the control center if your phone is iPhone X up to the latest build of iPhone.


Step Two: Find the orientation lock button.

Step Three: Tap the button to toggle the orientation lock ON or OFF.

When the orientation lock is ON the device will remain in portrait mode when rotated to landscape mode

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