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by AndyH
Wed Nov 20, 2019 12:49 am
Forum: The PureBasic Editor
Topic: Fix to support modern high DPI displays/laptops on Windows
Replies: 4
Views: 3642

Re: Fix to support modern high DPI displays/laptops on Windo

Btw, the registry part just enabled external manifests, Windows will look for a file with a matching name. I’ve had to use this to fix a slightly older version of photoshop.
by AndyH
Wed Nov 20, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: The PureBasic Editor
Topic: Fix to support modern high DPI displays/laptops on Windows
Replies: 4
Views: 3642

Re: Fix to support modern high DPI displays/laptops on Windo

Thanks for this info; but rather than edit the Registry, can you try changing the compatibility settings for the exe to "Override high DPI scaling behavior –> System (Enhanced)" or one of the other DPI settings offered there? Should do the same thing for just that exe alone, without havin...
by AndyH
Tue Nov 19, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: The PureBasic Editor
Topic: Fix to support modern high DPI displays/laptops on Windows
Replies: 4
Views: 3642

Fix to support modern high DPI displays/laptops on Windows

Hi Trialling PureBasic and it is unfortunately not usable on modern displays that use a higher than standard DPI for the display. Initially I though it was affecting only the icons which I can live without, but it also makes the properties window and form designer too difficult to use. This is how i...
by AndyH
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: The PureBasic Editor
Topic: Purebasic 5.70 Beta 4 on Windows 10 Pro, Surface Book HDPI
Replies: 3
Views: 2913

Re: Purebasic 5.70 Beta 4 on Windows 10 Pro, Surface Book HD

I'm on a surface tablet with a high DPI and have the same problem in the demo version of PB - just started trialling the software. The icons are about 3mm wide on the screen.

How / where can I find the DPI override settings you mention? Is this issue fixed in the full version of PB?