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Windows Explorer and Windows applications do not display an image produced on cameras in the orientation in which the picture was taken.
Some camera manufacturers set the JPEG EXIF Orientation flag based on an orientation sensor built into the camera. This image attribute is currently not supported by Windows Explorer or the imaging applications that ship with Windows.
In order for images to display with the correct orientation, any of the following must occur:
The EXIFS orientation flag is considered unreliable because it is not widely supported, and double rotations can occur in the following scenario:
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Article ID: 2001954 - Last Review: March 27, 2013 - Revision: 3.0