Window: orientation property

Deprecated: This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

Returns the orientation in degrees (in 90-degree increments) of the viewport relative to the device's natural orientation.

Its only possible values are -90, 0, 90, and 180. Positive values are counterclockwise; negative values are clockwise.

This property is deprecated. Use the Screen.orientation property instead, available on the window.screen property.


Compatibility Standard
# dfn-window-orientation-angle

Browser compatibility

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