How to Fix iPhone Landscape Mode Not Working: Stuck Screen

Ultimate guideline to resolve iPhone users issue of iPhone landscape mode not working and iPhone Stuck on orientation display.  Fortunately, an iPhone landscape mode is a great platform, for watching movies, enjoy the hand’s free video, browsing on safari, playing games, and much more. I guess you turn your iPhone in landscape mode with the stand case. Because while you do the sum of an iPhone landscape mode with kickstand case at that time as a result, you will get the hands-free watching experience.

Even sometimes, an iPhone cannot work properly in landscape mode. In the end, iPhone stuck or issue occurred such as screen orientation not working on iPhone. There are many folks, they report issues relates to an iPhone home screen not rotate on portrait or landscape mode and not working after update iOS. To resolve an issue, we have several potential workarounds that we offer to fix iPhone landscape mode not working or stuck on portrait mode. so sad, we know landscape mode is also important to watch a video in VR headsets.

Potential Clues to iPhone Landscape Mode Not Working: Resolved Solution

Clue #1. Check your Screen orientation locked or not

Latest iPhone models [No Home Button or Full Screen] Enable Landscape Mode

Swipe down your Finger from the top right corner of the iPhone screen, To see Auto-Rotate iPhone screen or Enable Auto-Rotate or Landscape mode.

Turn on Auto Rotate iPhone screen
Turn on Auto Rotate iPhone screen

Now, Landscape mode Supported app will run in landscape/horizontal mode [See Messages app on iPhone].

Landscape Supported app will rotate iPhone screen
Landscape Supported app will rotate iPhone screen

Next, Turn on Landscape mode on iPhone any time, Swip Down your Finger from the top in landscape mode and Turn off Auto-Rotate iPhone screen.

Open Control center in Landsacape mode of your iPhone
Open Control center in Landscape mode of your iPhone

Older iPhone models [Installed Old iOS Version]

Keep Remember: Apple’s little default apps are not working in landscape mode on iPhone such as Clock, Reminder, Health, Weather app, iTunes Store, etc.

iPhone stuck on landscape mode

To make confirm iPhone screen orientation check iPhone status bar icon or bottom steps.

  • Step 1. Launch Control Center by swipe up from the bottom iPhone screen.
  • Step 2. Now see in below-given pictures.
iPhone Landscape Mode Not Working iOS 9.3
  • Step 3. If your iPhone Portrait Orientation Lock is ON then it is a barrier for landscape mode. So turn off it and check again.

That’s it.

After tried that, however, your iPhone landscape mode not working please try the next clue.

Clue #2. Try on another App or Switch on another content

Open Message app, if your iPhone screen doesn’t rotate when you use it in landscape mode then follow the ultimate answer.

Clue #3. Restart iPhone, Something stuck in landscape mode and your iPhone is freeze, I recommend Fix itself.

Clue #4. After restarting nothing happen,

Please contact Apple Support.

Does your iPhone panic about your related screen problem? let us know in the comment box below. And yeah, You guys, Hope above listed troubleshooting is enough to fix the iPhone landscape not working or screen not rotating to watching videos, movies when slipping on a bed, office desk, etc.

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Karly Wood

Karly Wood is a journalist based in Ohio who specializes in covering Apple and technology trends. With a varied experience in reporting on public safety, government, and education, her insights bridge multiple disciplines, providing readers with a well-rounded perspective on today's technological advancements. If you need to contact me, you can reach me at or through (Facebook)

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