Disable landscape orientation for mobile users in responsive website

Sometimes, a responsive website looks great on Portrait orientation, but messed up on Landscape. So, a UI Developer wish to disable Landscape orientation for mobile devices (Android & iOS) before getting the website live. Before Viewport meta tag, this is always a challenge to UI Developer to show the website in correct Zoom and also doesn't allow user to Scale the website's content. But nowadays it can be easily fix with viewport. For this viewport meta tag trick please read this article. But you can't disable toggling of landscape/portrait on a mobile web app (Android Browser/iOS-Mobile Safari) through viewport meta…
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Request Desktop view and disabled zoom viewport meta tag for all mobile browsers

Today, I am going to brief about the working of - "Request a Desktop Site" & "Switch from a Mobile Site" or, Choose “Request Desktop Site” link and let the current webpage reload to the full desktop version of that site. I mean to say that, i am sharing a trick about disabling the responsiveness of webpage in mobile browser. As we know, there are several mobile Operating Systems and that's why each browser has it's own implementation of the viewport meta tag according to respected OS. Different combinations will work on different browsers & OS. Android OS: Android : viewport…
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