How to enable BlackBerry Z10 Rotation Lock


(Originally posted on the Inside BlackBerry Help Blog)

Depending on how you are holding your BlackBerry Z10 device, you may want to lock the screen into portrait mode. To do this quickly, complete the following steps:

  1. While viewing the BlackBerry Z10 Home screen, swipe down from the top of screen
  2. Tap the Rotation Lock icon

After tapping the Rotation Lock icon, you’ll notice that the icon turns blue when you access the Settings menu, which indicates that it’s turned on. To turn off Rotation Lock so your BlackBerry Z10 can switch between portrait and landscape views, repeat the steps above.

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