Article ID : S700023654 / Last Modified : 20/04/2010

The view on my screen has rotated by itself

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This happened because you accidentally pressed: Ctrl + Alt + an arrow key (either Up arrow, Right arrow, Left arrow or Down arrow). You can rotate your desktop image back using those combination keys. This rotates your desktop view towards the arrow key pressed:

Ctrl + Alt + Up arrow: rotates back to normal
Ctrl + Alt + Left arrow: rotates left
Ctrl + Alt + Right arrow: rotates right
Ctrl + Alt + Down arrow: rotates upside down