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Code Example for Portrait / Landscape Autorotate Layout in Qt

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Devices(s): 5800 XpressMusic, N900
Platform(s): S60 5th Edition, Maemo 5
Keywords: QLayout, Rotation, Portrait, Landscape, Horizontal, Vertical
Created: juergenm (20 Mar 2010)
Last edited: hamishwillee (23 Jul 2012)



This Article gives a full Qt Creator Code Example Project for portrait/landscape autorotate layout management as described in the article How to create flexible Portrait - Landscape rotation layout in Qt

This code example can be self-signed.

Source files

Complete Source files and header files are part or the attached ZIP archive, that also includes the Qt Creator .pro file.


When successfully building and running this code example, the result should look like the attached screenshots show:

Portrait (Vertical) Position of the Phone (here 5800 Xpress Music)

Applying in this example case a QVBoxLayout.

SamplePLLayout ScreenshotPortrait.jpg

Landscape (Horizontal) Position of the Phone (here 5800 Xpress Music)

Applying in this example case a QHBoxLayout.

SamplePLLayout ScreenshotLandscape.jpg

Test application

Here the complete Sample Code Archive for download:

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