Galaxy Tab E LTE - How do I stop the screen from automatically rotating on my Samsung Galaxy Tab E LTE?

Last Update date : 2016.07.16

Auto Rotate


The Auto rotate feature uses an internal sensor to detect when you rotate your device, and it adjusts your screen accordingly. The feature is turned on by default and can be turned off and locked in Portrait mode by following the steps below.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Turn off Auto Rotate


1. Swipe from the top of the screen to the bottom to open the Notification Panel.

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2. Touch Auto rotate 1 in the Quick Settings Panel. The screen will not rotate anymore when you rotate the device.

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3. To turn Auto rotate back on, open the Notification Panel and touch Portrait 1 .

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