The login screen has the wrong rotation(portrait). After I log in the rotation is like it should be (landscape).

Where/how do I change the screen rotation of the login screen for kubuntu sddm?

I am using ubuntu 20.04.

  • I answered my own question just to make it easier for other people to find a solution for the problem. I create this because I couldn't find another thread that had a straight forward solution for the kubuntu sddm screen rotation issue. – DevShot Jun 29 at 22:38

Open the file at /usr/share/sddm/scripts/Xsetup and add this line xrandr -o left.

Now open the file at DisplayCommand=/usr/share/sddm/scripts/Xsetup and add these lines:

Log out and enjoy your now correctly rotated login screen.

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