ApplicationView.Orientation Property


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

 property ApplicationViewOrientation Orientation { ApplicationViewOrientation get(); };
ApplicationViewOrientation Orientation();
public ApplicationViewOrientation Orientation { get; }
var applicationViewOrientation = applicationView.orientation;
Public ReadOnly Property Orientation As ApplicationViewOrientation

Property Value


The current orientation of the calling window.


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.

Applies to