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I have monitor LG Flatron W2243S. I've tried to set screen resolution to 1440x900 but picture is very blurry. Only clear resolution was 1920x1080. But then, font is very small.
I've set up font size to 125% in control panel. Font on desktop icons is fine now, but font in other programs (skype, web browsers, etc) is still very small.
Is there any solution for this or do I have to change setting in each app individually?

Thank you!

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For information, LCD screens are always better in their native resolution. Any resolution under will be a bit blurry. It's a matter of LCD technology, as opposed to the old CRT. –  Gnoupi Jul 14 '10 at 7:45
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Not all software is well written. This includes not respecting DPI settings, and includes web sites that use pixel (absolute) sizes.

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Amen brother, websites with specific pixel sizes are everywhere. I have a high(ish) res display, and assumed that setting the default font size in my browser appropriately would make 95% of websites display at a decent size. No, no, no ): –  Andy Jul 14 '10 at 9:44
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:) man, your screen resolution is 1920x1080 and you try to scale smaller image on those 1920x1080 pixel, so what you want?! Setting the lower resolution, you got scaling image on pixels that your monitor actually has... There's difference between LCD and CRT monitors, that CRT's oscilloscope have no pixels at all, it just projecting an image to the screen.

If you want to see larger fonts on 1920x1080, change your screen DPI: It's right click on desktop then select Personalize than find Display on left sidebar and than find Set custom DPI size, when you change this, windows will ask you to reboot.

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I've set custom DPI size but apparently you didn't read my post carefully. –  šljaker Jul 14 '10 at 8:06
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@šljaker, wtf man... i think you changed not DPI -> but Font size which shown with 3 radiobars (100%, 125%, 150%), DPI is absolutely other thing at all!!!!! Watch the sidebar in windows named Display! –  Anotomix Jul 14 '10 at 8:26
    
When you change DPI size, you get the same screen with 3 radio buttons + 1 radio button called 'Custom' with value from DPI picker. So, it's the same. I'm sorry that I can't down vote you twice, because you're very rood. –  šljaker Jul 14 '10 at 8:53
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