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ASP.net Event for mobile phone flip

Posted on 2014-09-04
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I have a standard website application in ASP.net. Is there a way to trigger code when a mobile device is flipped 90 degrees, in other words from a Microsoft portrait view to a landscape view
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Question by:Murray Brown
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by:Ammar Gaffar
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Hi,
As I know, only client side code can do that, if you are using jQueryMobile in your asp.net application then visit this link:
http://api.jquerymobile.com/orientationchange/

Good Luck
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by:Ramkisan Jagtap
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$(window).on("orientationchange",function(){
  alert("The orientation has changed!");
});
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by:Murray Brown
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Hi
I should have mentioned that my ASP.net project uses VB.net code.
Thanks Ramkisan. Where would the code (which I assume is JavaScript) go
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Ramkisan Jagtap earned 300 total points
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Hi Murbro,

You can include this code on top or bottom of the aspx page.

<script type="text/javascript">
$(window).on("orientationchange",function(){
   alert("The orientation has changed!");
 });
<script>
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by:Murray Brown
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Thank you both
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