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ApplicationView.Orientation | orientation property

Gets the current orientation (landscape or portrait) of the window (app view) with respect to the display.

Syntax


public:
property ApplicationViewOrientation Orientation { 
   ApplicationViewOrientation get();
}

Property value

Type: ApplicationViewOrientation

The current orientation of the calling window.

Remarks

For an example of using the Orientation property, see the Application Views sample.

The property is a nonstatic member of the window object. For JavaScript, this means that it is a method of the window object that getForCurrentView creates, not of the ApplicationView class.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.UI.ViewManagement
Windows::UI::ViewManagement [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.UI.ViewManagement
Windows::UI::ViewManagement [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

ApplicationView

 

 

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