Created: October 29, 2022

Why is kindle displaying my books in landscape

Last Edit: October 29, 2022
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Hello, thank you for contacting Howly! I am here to help you today! May I know your first name, please?
Customer Reply
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Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Nice to meet you, *****!
Does it show you in a landscape even if you rotate your device?
Customer Reply
Yes
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Open your book. Tap anywhere at the top of the screen, then tap the “Aa” icon to access the Display Settings menu. Tap “Layout.” Then, under Orientation select which one you prefer
Customer Reply
I'm not getting the AA icon at the when I pulled up tap the top
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Okay, but did the menu open?
Customer Reply
No
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Nothing happened when you tapped?
Customer Reply
Okay now I got got it I got the tap the AA
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Okay, good
Do you see the "Layout" title?
Customer Reply
I've got a font layout themes and more as my options
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
There should be just "Layout" in the title
Customer Reply
My options are margin spacing alignment columns and then I have an orientation lock
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Do you mean you cannot select the Orientation?
Customer Reply
I have an orientation lock option that I can either turn it on or off
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Is it turned off now?
It should be turned off
I mean, unlocked
Customer Reply
Okay I turned it off so hopefully that means it will leave my pages and portrait?
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Now it should change when you rotate your Kindle
Could you check it, please?
Customer Reply
Okay good thank you very much
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
I am glad to help, *****!
Can I help you with something else?
Customer Reply
No we're good that does hold my problem you have a good day and God bless
Aleksandr Kamennyi
Aleksandr Kamennyi Tech Expert & Writer
Thank you, *****!
Have a good day too!