$ cordova plugin add nl.x-services.plugins.ipadlandscapeenabler
@deprecated since 28/01/2014: PhoneGap Build now allows fine-grained control of your iOS device orientation via the config.xml. See this issue for details. Here's an example of a config.xml which achieves the exact same thing as this plugin does (see the aforementioned link for another example):<!-- use portrait mode for all devices.. --> <preference name="orientation" value="portrait" /> <!-- .. but override iPad orientation to allow landscape as well (set overwrite="true" to allow only landscape) --> <gap:config-file platform="ios" parent="UISupportedInterfaceOrientations~ipad" overwrite="false"> <array> <string>UIInterfaceOrientationLandscapeLeft</string> <string>UIInterfaceOrientationLandscapeRight</string> </array> </gap:config-file>
If you are using PhoneGap Build and want landscape and portrait enabled on iPad, but only portrait on iPhone/iPod, then you've come to the right place. Add this plugin and set orientation to portrait, this plugin will add landscape orientation for iPad only.
The only thing you need to do is editing your
Add this line:
<gap:plugin name="nl.x-services.plugins.ipadlandscapeenabler" />
or to use this exact version:
<gap:plugin name="nl.x-services.plugins.ipadlandscapeenabler" version="3.0" />
And while you are editing the
www/config.xml, make sure you set the orientation preference to portrait:
<preference name="orientation" value="portrait" />
This makes sure all devices will have portrait mode only, but for iPad landscape is added by this plugin.
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