The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus users have had problems with the Smartphone that it does not rotate to any direction. The screen rotation feature is important because of the large files that are easily viewable when the screen is on its horizontal axis.
It should be understood that it is not a problem when the screen does not rotate. But if you are disturbed by this issue, here is how make the Galaxy S8 Screen rotate.
- The first action to take is to make sure that the screen rotation is enabled
- From the top of the screen swipe down and tap on the quick settings
- Find the auto-rotate feature and a good indicator that screen rotation is enabled is when it has two arrows but if the icon has a lock symbol, it basically tells that it is disabled.
- Scroll left and right to find the “Auto rotation icon”
If the above does not show up scroll to see “Expand Icon” button and this will open up several other hidden options
After trying all the possible options listed above, then, try to restart the phone or reboot the Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus there after you can find the “Portrait unlock” and this will help you restore the screen rotation on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8.