Setting a monitor to portrait mode? - Page 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Monitors, Printers and Peripherals
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-10-2015, 12:19 PM   #11 (permalink)
Junior Techie
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 98
Default Re: Setting a monitor to portrait mode?

Seems the settings were configured already as what he suggested. But I did see a couple other options in the registry area that might fix the problem:


og5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-10-2015, 12:35 PM   #12 (permalink)
Private Joker
carnageX's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: South Dakota
Posts: 24,506
Default Re: Setting a monitor to portrait mode?

You could surely test out setting the PortraitMode key - not knowing the exact values...I'd assume it's just a true/false bit flag. So 0 = false and 1 = true.

Doing some more looking, here's some other suggestions:
Screen Rotation with VPCZ1... at my wits end | NotebookReview

Also, what brand/model is your laptop?

Laptop: MSI GT70 2OC-059us | i7-4700MQ | 16GB | GTX 770m | 500GB SSD / 750GB HDD | 17.3" | Win10 Pro
Desktop: 4690k | 12GB g.Skill RipJaws | GTX 970 | 520hx | Z87X-UD4H | Corsair Vengeance C70 | Corsair H110 | Acer 25" | Acer 22" | Win10
Mobile: Samsung Galaxy Note 5

If I help you, or you just like what I said, rep me by clicking the under my post
carnageX is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 04-11-2015, 02:45 PM   #13 (permalink)
Junior Techie
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 98
Default Re: Setting a monitor to portrait mode?

I followed exact registry changes and after restarting, there is still not an option to reorient into portrait mode. the shortcut keys also don't work. So I'm ready to throw in the towel on this now. Thanks for your help regardless :-)

og5 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Triple Monitors with 2 x Portrait ithanz Monitors, Printers and Peripherals 4 05-22-2013 08:03 PM
How to put screen in portrait mode? Stormbird87 Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 4 12-01-2010 02:42 PM
3000 Images Form Panoramic Portrait of the Milky Way Osiris Digital Photography and Imaging 6 11-29-2009 12:51 PM
Giveaway of the Day - Plato Portrait Maker Osiris Tips, Tricks & Tutorials 0 11-29-2009 11:05 AM
Software to switch between landscape/portrait views Hartman Microsoft Windows and Software 7 12-26-2004 09:52 PM

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:13 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.