How to Rotate Screen in Windows 11


Here is the easiest way to rotate your screen in Windows 11.

Dealing with infographics or images can be much easier in portrait mode, or maybe someone accidentally flipped your screen on your computer and you don’t know how to fix it.

Whatever your reasoning, knowing how to reverse the orientation of your screen can be handy information, and luckily it’s very easy to do. Keep reading to find out the easiest way to change your screen orientation in Windows 11.

What we used

The short version

  • Start your PC
  • Go to your display settings
  • Click Display Orientation
  • Select the new desired orientation
  • Tap Keep Changes
  1. Step

    Start your PC

    Start your laptop and desktop PC. MateBook X Pro Home Screen with Trusted Background

  2. Step

    Go to your display settings

    You can access your display settings in several different ways, the easiest being to type display in the search bar at the bottom of the screen and then click on the Display option. You can also access it through the Settings app; The view is under System, with the navigation area located on the left side of the page.Display settings on a Windows 11 laptop

  3. Step

    Click Display Orientation

    On the Display page under Scale and Layout, you will find display orientation settings. Clicking orientation settings in Windows 11 display settings

  4. Step

    Select the new desired orientation

    There are four orientations to choose from, Landscape, Portrait, Landscape (inverted), and Portrait (inverted). Once you click an option, your screen will automatically rotate, and so will your mouse, which means your trackpad or mouse won’t work the same as in landscape mode. Clicking on display settings on a Windows 11 laptop

  5. Step

    Tap Keep Changes

    Once you have chosen the preferred orientation for your screen, click the Keep changes button to keep this new orientation. If you change your mind, you can always click Go Back to return to your original screen. A Windows 11 laptop screen rotated to Portrait mode


How many times can I flip my screen?

You can move your screen as many times as you want, there is no limit.

Can I rotate my screen using other methods?

Depending on your laptop or PC, this may be the only way to rotate your screen. We also recommend this method because you can clearly see how your screen has been rotated and how you can return it to the default landscape.

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