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    orientationchange

    The orientationchange event is fired when the orientation of the device has changed.

    General info

    Specification
    Screen Orientation
    Interface
    Event
    Bubbles
    No
    Cancelable
    No
    Target
    Screen
    Default Action
    None

    Properties

    Property Type Description
    target Read only EventTarget The event target (the topmost target in the DOM tree).
    type Read only DOMString The type of event.
    bubbles Read only boolean Does the event normally bubble?
    cancelable Read only boolean Is it possible to cancel the event?

    Example

    // Note that "orientationchange" and screen.orientation are unprefixed in the following
    // code although this API is still vendor-prefixed browsers implementing it.
    screen.addEventListener("orientationchange", function() {
        alert("the orientation of the device is now " + screen.orientation);
    });
    

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