5 Best Rotation Control Apps For Android (Free Apps)
1. Rotation Control
“You can control screen orientation from notification area easily.
You also can prevent the other application from changing screen orientation. The following rotation modes are available. – Guard: this application prevents the other application from changing screen orientation. – Auto Rotation: screen orientation is determined by a physical orientation sensor. – Portrait: the screen is in a portrait orientation. – Portrait (Reverse): the screen is in a portrait orientation; the opposite direction from normal portrait. – Portrait (Sensor): the screen is in a portrait orientation, but the sensor is used to change direction. – Landscape: the screen is in a landscape orientation. – Landscape (Reverse): the screen is in a landscape orientation; the opposite direction from normal landscape. – Landscape (Sensor): the screen is in a landscape orientation, but the sensor is used to change direction.
* Depending on the device, you may not be able to use several modes. * If “Guard” mode is active, you cannot click “install” button when you want to install an application. When you want to install an application, you should inactivate “Guard” mode or this application.”
“You can freely determine the orientation of the screen.
You can control portrait, landscape, reverse portrait, reverse landscape the four directions. You can also specify auto direction. App even horizontally or the other direction does not support, you can switch to force.
Features – 4 orientation screen control (horizontal, vertical, reverse horizontal, reverse vertical) – Specify the auto rotation screen – All App (app, game) support the direction of 4 orientation. – Gingerbread (2.3) more then version optimized – Froyo (2.2) less then version is not supported reverse vertical and reverse horizontal direction.
Caution – Specific application to force portrait / landscape view setting may not display correctly. (Camera app, etc..)”
“Can force a particular rotation on apps with fixed screen orientation. A simple design with functions that are easy to understand and use.
=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-= Recommended for people who: – Want to use their smartphone home screen in landscape mode – Want to use landscape mode games or video apps in portrait mode – Want to always use their tablet in landscape mode – Want to switch between fixed orientations with one tap via the status bar =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
►Rotation settings Can configure the rotation of the screen.
►Notification settings Control the rotation of the screen easily from the notification bar.
►Per App rotation settings Can configure different rotations for each apps. Rotates to your preset screen orientation upon starting the application. Returns to the original screen orientation on closing the application.
►Special case settings Detects when chargers or earphones are connected and rotates to your preset screen orientation. Returns to the original screen orientation when they are removed.
Difference from PRO version This is a free version that allows you to check the app’s operations and functions. It will expire 2 days after installation.
Pro version https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=jp.snowlife01.android.rotationcontrolpro&referrer=store
Automatic : the screen rotates based on a sensor. Landscape : the screen is fixed to a horizontal orientation. Landscape (Reverse) : the screen is fixed horizontal upside down. Landscape (Auto) : rotates automatically to a horizontal orientation based on a sensor. Portrait : the screen is fixed to a vertical orientation. Portrait (Reverse) : the screen is fixed vertical upside down. Portrait (Auto) : rotates automatically to a vertical orientation based on a sensor.
* Some of the direction of rotation may not correspond depending on device specifications. This is not an issue with the app.
This app uses accessibility service. This is used to detect when an app is launched or closed and allows you to change the rotation actions for each app. This information is not stored or shared.
【For OPPO users】 This app needs to run a service in the background to detect which app has started. OPPO devices require special settings to operate app services in the background due to their unique specifications. (If you do not do this, services running in the background will be forcibly terminated, and the app will not operate properly.) Please drag this app a little down from the recent apps history and lock it. If you do not know how to set, please search for “OPPO task lock”.”
Control your screen orientation very easily from your device notification bar. Prevent screen auto rotation and choose the screen orientation that you want with any application Available orientations: Landscape Reverse landscape Sensor landscape Portrait Revers portrait Sensor portrait Sensor orientation (auto rotation) PLEASE NOTICE THAT: Some screen orientations may not available in some devices
“Rotation is a tool to manage the device orientation. It offers all the modes that Android supports and can be configured according to the apps or various events like call, lock, headset, charging and dock. Let’s give it a try to explore its other features.
Orientations • Auto-rotate on • Auto-rotate off • Forced auto-rotate • Forced portrait • Forced landscape • Reverse portrait • Reverse landscape • Sensor portrait • Sensor landscape • Forced full sensor • Lock Current – Lock current orientation
Conditions • Call orientation • Lock orientation • Headset orientation • Charging orientation • Dock orientation • App orientation • Events priority – Customizable events preference in case of two or more events occur simultaneously.
On demand # Change orientation of the foreground app or events with a fully customizable floating head (or notification or tile) available on the top of supported tasks.
Themes • A dynamic theme engine with background-aware functionality to avoid any visibility issues.
Others • Start on boot • Notification • Vibration and more. • Widgets, shortcuts and notification tiles to perform various operations. # Rotation extension to automate over 40 actions via Locale / Tasker plugin.
Support • Quick setup to configure major features at once. • Dedicated support section to troubleshoot general issues. # Perform backup and restore operations to save and load the app settings.
Features marked with # are paid and Rotation Key is required to use them.
LANGUAGES English, Deutsch, Español, Indonesia, Italiano, Português, Русский, Türkçe, 中文 (简体), 中文 (繁體)
PERMISSIONS Internet access – To display ads in free version. Retrieve running apps – To detect foreground app. Usage statistics (Android 5.0+) – To detect foreground app. Modify system settings – To change display orientation settings. Draw over other apps – To change foreground orientation. Read device state and identity – To change the phone call orientation. Run at startup – To start service when device boots up. Control vibration – To vibrate device when orientation changes. Modify USB storage (Android 4.3 and below) – To create and restore backup.
ACCESSIBILITY It uses an accessibility service to provide a better experience and to force the lock screen orientation on Android 8.0+ devices. It will not access window content or any other sensitive data. Rotation > Conditions > Events > Accessibility.
– Buy Rotation Key for more features and to support the development. – In case of bugs/issues, please contact me via email before making any review. – Some apps might not work properly when forced to work in certain orientations. Use Auto-rotate on/off from conditions to use system settings for those apps. – Reverse portrait is disabled on some Xiaomi (MIUI) devices with default launcher. Please try any other launcher (home screen) to make it work.