My Android application runs even if the screen rotation is disabled in the operating system. How can I fix this?


I am developing an Android app that has full support for landscape mode. All of my activities have the following properties set in the manifest:


However, if I disable rotation in the phone's Screen settings, my app still rotates when the phone is rotated. This kind of bothers me; it seems like the whole point of a system-level setting is moot if it can be overriden by an individual app. How can I fix this so it follows the system-level setting while still behaving properly if screen rotation is enabled on the phone?

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