Turn your Galaxy phone’s or tablet’s screen rotation on or off

Written by on May 22, 2023

It’s normal for the progress bar to stay at 20 percent for a while, so don’t worry about that. He has been using computers for 20 years — tinkering with everything from the UI to the Windows registry to device firmware. Before How-To Geek, he used Python and C++ as a freelance programmer. In college, Nick made extensive use of Fortran while pursuing a physics degree. Tim Fisher has more than 30 years’ of professional technology experience.

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Check if no older version of Microsoft Visual C++ are installed. We already showed you how to fix Windows error recovery without CD. However, all methods may fail if there is a critical error with your Windows installation. You can now attempt to repair a faulty Windows startup process by mending the relevant files. In order to run chkdsk from the command line, you need to open an administrator command prompt. Just click on Start, type in cmd and then right-click on it and choose Run as administrator. If the above suggestions have not solved your problem, your computer may experience more severe Windows troubles.

Why rotate option is greyed out?

Windows will automatically install the newest update for you if it’s available. Files and personal settings etc. will stay in the old user account.

Flipping from laptop to/from tablet worked fine, as did turning 180 degrees in tablet mode. However, rotating 90 degrees to a portrait/vertical orientation did not. Hi, I recently bought spectre X360 with windows 10, but the screen rotation is not working in tent and tablet mode. You can launch the Microsoft Store, search for Screen Rotate and install the app on your device.

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The best way to check if your PC is compatible with Windows 10 is to use the Windows 10 Upgrade Advisor. The Advisor is a free download that scans your PC for compatibility issues and provides a report on what needs to be fixed.

How to fix Windows 11 installation problems

Just turn off your PC, unplug it, open it, and disconnect your hard drive. If the problem still persists, you might have to perform a Reset or Refresh. By doing this, your installed applications will be removed but your installed Universal apps and settings will be saved if you choose the Refresh option. After the restart, you should get the Troubleshoot option to repair the system and update or reset your device. One of these tools is Automatic Repair which helps to fix PC issues. After you complete the steps, repeat the instructions to uninstall the remaining apps as necessary.

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