[Tip] Freeze iPhone in Portrait Mode

Sometimes when we are working on our iPhone and we suddenly tilt it in the landscape mode the orientation of your phone will change to the landscape mode. This is a very awesome feature of iPhone and the Gyrometer present in it is very responsive so it immediately changes its orientation from portrait to landscape and vice versa depending upon how we will tilt the phone. If you are sitting or lying down in a position such that you are holding the iPhone in a way that its getting tilted and you don’t want your iPhone to change its orientation and you don’t know how to stop it then i have got a solution for you today.


This is main screen of your iPhone. You can now unlock your phone by sliding across it.


After you will unlock your iPhone this is how your iPhone’s screen will look like.


Now press the home button twice and this is how your screen will turn into. There will be a apps bar at the bottom which contains all the apps that are currently running.


Now you should slide from left to right and when you do that this screen will appear. At the bottom left hand corner of this screen there is a grey button with a circular arrow which when pressed will lock the orientation of the iPhone in the locked mode.


After you will press this button you will see a lock that appears in the middle of the circular arrow which signifies that the Portrait Orientation is locked for iPhone. You will also see a message at the bottom of the screen which says Portrait Orientation Locked.


In order to unlock the portrait orientation you can press the same button again and the portrait orientation will get unlocked. You will also see a message at the bottom which says Portrait Orientation Unlocked.


This is very simple tip, but can be very useful for many users. If you have a related tip to share or something else about any other thing or in case the above procedure does not work for you then please let us know through our comments section at the end of the page, also let us know if this tip is helpful for you.

By shoumesh

Shoumesh is passionate about iPhone and loves to create useful list of apps which could be worth using by any apple device user.

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