Simulate device orientation with Microsoft Edge DevTools

Complete the following actions to simulate different device orientations from Microsoft Edge DevTools.

  1. Select Control+Shift+P (Windows, Linux) or Command+Shift+P (macOS) to open the Command Menu.

    The Command Menu

  2. Type sensors, choose Show Sensors, and select Enter. The Sensors tool opens at the bottom of your DevTools window.

  3. From the Orientation list, select one of the preset orientations, such as Portrait upside down, or choose Custom orientation to provide your own exact orientation.

    After you choose Custom orientation, the alpha, beta, and gamma fields are enabled.

    You are also able to set a custom orientation by dragging the Orientation Model. Hold Shift before dragging to rotate along the alpha axis.

    The Orientation Model

Getting in touch with the Microsoft Edge DevTools team

Use the following options to discuss the new features and changes in the post, or anything else related to DevTools.

  • Send your feedback using the Send Feedback icon or select Alt+Shift+I (Windows, Linux) or Option+Shift+I (macOS) in DevTools.
  • Tweet at @EdgeDevTools.
  • Submit a suggestion to The Web We Want.
  • To file bugs about this article, use the following Feedback section.

The Send Feedback icon in the Microsoft Edge DevTools


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The original page is found here and is authored by Kayce Basques (Technical Writer, Chrome DevTools & Lighthouse).

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