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Screen changing orientation each time I open a new window

When go to open a program from the task bar, the orientation of the screen flips degrees. It is easy enough getting it back with the shortcut keys, but a pain. Does anyone have experience with this ...
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Cannot rotate the screen on Windows 8

I browsed all the answers but found nothing useful. The Ctrl+Alt+arrow doesn't work. Win+2, Win+4...doesn't work. C:\Display.exe /rotate:90, doesn't know how to do this? The display window doesn't ...
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Fedora 19 XFCE screen rotation

I am trying to make screen rotation setting persist after reboot (without having to run a script on boot). I am using the XFCE spin of Fedora 19. I can make the screen rotate as I want it to using ...
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Dual monitors - primary monitor rotates 90 degrees counterclockwise (I DON'T WANT IT TO), secondary does not

Well, you can pretty much read the problem in the title. I have a laptop and a monitor, and when I want to use them in the extended mode, the laptop screen decides to rotate to a portrait orientation, ...
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Windows 8 Desktop background lock orientation

I have chosen a desktop background and I am having a beef with it because when I rotate the desktop, so does the background. I wonder how its possible change settngs so that the desktop background ...
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What's the usage of rotating the screen 90 degrees in some laptops? [closed]

In some laptops like Lenevo, it's possible to rotate the screen 90 degrees by pressing CtrlAlt↓. How is this feature useful?
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Why does programs take more CPU with 90 degree desktop rotation?

I noticed that when I use ATI Tray Tools to rotate my screen 90 degrees (left or right), the screen processing gets really slow; Firefox or any program lags (uses 100% of one CPU-core when menu items ...
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How can I make cleartype change subpixel layout when I rotate my tablet?

I have a tablet running a full version of windows 8. I have cleartype enabled, but when I flip the device, the cleartype does not take seem to take into account the change in subpixel layout. Is ...
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Disable screen rotate completely

I have Windows 8 on a notebook. It makes no sense to rotate the screen while working. But it happens from time to time. How can I completely disable this feature. I don't want to switch on/off this ...
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FFmpeg filter to rotate image through arbitrary angle

I need to produce timelapse video from a webcam that was mounted at a slightly off-vertical angle, and I need to rotate the image about 3 degrees counter-clockwise. (The webcam is in a virtually ...
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Disable Acer's Auto-Rotate Lock Toggle In Windows 8

I have an Acer Aspire R7, and I'm happy enough with it except for the way Acer handles the Auto-Rotate Lock. Auto-Rotate in Windows 8 Normally in Windows 8 if you rotate the physical screen, a ...
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Automatically move taskbar when rotating screen

I have a Windows 8 tablet-laptop combo with which I have an issue. To save space, I keep my task bar at the left side of the screen. This is fine when using the device in landscape mode, but when I ...
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How do I rotate Windows 8 screen?

Most mobile devices like tablets or smartphones have an orientation sensor that signals the OS to rotate itself when the device is rotated. But having installed Windows 8 on a desktop (or virtual ...
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How to enable screen rotation Sony Vaio Laptop

I've got a sony vaio SA laptop. Since reformatting it to the Sony OEM windows 7 I couldn't change the screen orientation. I thought maybe it's an option in the registry that needs changing but I ...
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How do I set up a hotkey or shortcut to rotate my screen in Windows?

I've recently acquired a set of monitor arms that allow for free rotation of my monitors. I'd like to be able to quickly switch from one orientation to another on the fly, without having to go through ...
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Laptop screen is suddenly rotated

I turned my laptop upside down to get some dust that had gathered under the keyboard to fall out. But then suddenly, everything was sideways. The entire desktop had turned 90 degrees, the trackpad ...