Auto Rotate Switch Missing

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  1. rogerlewis

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    Hi I have just noticed my screen does not auto rotate any more, I have looked in the settings menu for the switch but it is not there any more any ideas.
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    Hi Can't anyone help with this problem? I can't be the only one surely, there must be a way of putting the option back!
     
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    Are you sure it's not there? It should be in the Settings under System Accessibility.
     
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    Hi Spider, It is there, but it is not active it does not matter how many times I tap on it I can't put a tick in the box to activate it
     
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    Make sure the rotation lock button (next to the volume control buttons) is slid to the left. If it's slid to the right, the menu function is disabled.
     
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    Should also add that you'll need to go back to the accessibility menu to check the auto rotate option, after you change the rotation lock button.
     
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    Hi PitCarver you're a gem. Problem solved. I had completely forgotten all about that button. Thanks a lot Regards Roger
     
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    I'm having the same problem with an unrooted tablet and I cannot select auto rotate my switch near the volume doesn't seem to do anything.

    I had to install an app called screen rotation. I have set to auto manually every boot.

    Option to autorotate is greyed out in accessibility. I also have screen glitches occasionally should I disconnect LCD ribbon and reseat?
     

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