Mobile PWA - reacting to Device Orienation changes
Question

Hi all, 

In a mobile PWA screen, I want to change the styles of a set of buttons dependant on device orientation. What is the best way to achieve this? I can see there is an 'Orientation Event' forge component.. which would appear to fit the bill. Is there a way to do this without installing this component? 

Many Thanks,

Mark Picton

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Solution

Hi Mark,

If you look in your application in the OSUIMobileBase theme css that is use you will notice a class landscape, you can use it yourself too to condition CCS 

So add a custom class to the buttons who's styling should depend on the orientation.

Then in the CSS:

So no need to install nd use a Forge asset.

Regards,

Daniel

Hi Mark,

Forge component is not required.  
I achieved same sort of functionality using GetDeviceOrientation built in method. Check the orientation and then apply custom CSS/JS at screen level.

Please let me know if it works for you.

Thanks

Thanks Daniel and Ambar, I've used the'.landscape' in the css and it's working perfectly. 

Thanks for your help!

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