CurrentOrientation | currentOrientation property

DisplayInformation.CurrentOrientation | currentOrientation property

Gets the current orientation of a rectangular monitor.

Syntax


var currentOrientation = displayInformation.currentOrientation;

Property value

Type: DisplayOrientations

The current orientation of a rectangular monitor.

Remarks

The value of the DisplayInformation::CurrentOrientation property corresponds to the orientation of the display or monitor and not necessarily to the orientation of your app. To determine the orientation of your app for layout purposes, use the ApplicationView.Value property.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal, introduced version 10.0.10240.0

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Graphics.Display
Windows::Graphics::Display [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8.1

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012 R2

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Runtime apps only]

Namespace

Windows.Graphics.Display
Windows::Graphics::Display [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

DisplayInformation

 

 

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