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Stopping the Screen from Automatically Rotating on Your Galaxy S7 Active

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 but can be adjusted at any time.

  

Auto Rotation

  1. To open the Notification Panel, swipe down from the top of the screen.

      

      

  2. To display all of the Quick Settings, swipe down again.

      

      

  3. To turn off the rotation, touch Auto rotate in the Quick Settings Panel.

    Depending on the screen orientation when touching Auto rotate, the icon changes the screen to either Landscape or Portrait.

      

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