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Old Feb 29, 2008, 02:03 PM   #1
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I want to rotate the screen 180.

This might seem like an odd wish. But I find that the Home button a little awkward to reach when using the phone with one hand only. If the phone is rotated 180, then the Home button would be at the top, just a short reach away, instead of at the bottom where my thumb has to contort. Of course, we'll have to flip the phone to talk on it, so this might be a small nuissance.

Either, way, is there any way to hack the phone to behave this way? just throwing it out there.
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Old Feb 29, 2008, 02:07 PM   #2
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I've been wanting this since day one. Not for the reasons you specify, but at home, I'm on the fringe of at&t's coverage, but if I put the antenna at the top, I get three bars, but I can't really do anything like that.

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Old Feb 29, 2008, 03:44 PM   #3
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I've also wanted landscape. I'm not sure how they would implement this though.
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Old Feb 29, 2008, 04:21 PM   #4
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seems farfetched, but would be pretty cool
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I've also wanted landscape. I'm not sure how they would implement this though.
A 180 degree rotation wouldn't make the iPhone landscape..
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A 180 degree rotation wouldn't make the iPhone landscape..
But he wants the regular interface to be in landscaspe mode, in addition to having Safari or other programs in 180.

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Old Feb 29, 2008, 06:07 PM   #7
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Landscape for all apps would be pretty sweet...
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is there any way to hack the phone to behave this way? just throwing it out there.
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