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How to stretch or scale a windows to fit resolution height and width sizes?

I'm playing a game in windowed mode, unfortunately my screen is huge 2560x1440 or something and the game window is tiny. If I use fullscreen it blows up and looks atrocious. I just want to enlarge the window by 2x or 3x.

I'm using the windows magnifier option but moving my mouse around makes the screen zoom around unusably. Is there a way to just magnify one program/window and fix it?

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marked as duplicate by Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007, Tom Wijsman, Nifle, random Oct 18 '11 at 4:02

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@TomWijsman - IMO, Same question: "I need some software to stretch or scale a windows to fit resolution sizes." vs. "Is there a way to just magnify one program/window and fix it?", even if the accepted answer doesn't quite match this case 100%, there are others to check and consider. But hey, that's why it takes 5 to close. :) –  Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Oct 12 '11 at 21:43
    
It might help if you're more specific about the game - certain rendering engines will choke and die even if you have some other way of doing this. I know Diablo II is impossible to enlarge without modifying it, for example - you can't scale it internally any other way and I'm under the impression zooming it causes the 2D drawing mechanisms to act weird. –  Shinrai Oct 12 '11 at 21:46
    
@Shinrai \: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ELF_Corporation#YU-NO –  Mark Oct 12 '11 at 21:50
    
@Mark - Well that explains the lack of resolution-shifting support. Something that simple you can probably get by with a zoom app (I unfortunately don't know of a universal one for Windows that behaves as desired, but I see you have a neat workaround at least) –  Shinrai Oct 12 '11 at 22:54
    
So, now it is a duplicate... –  Tom Wijsman Oct 12 '11 at 23:03

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Mark mentioned:

I set 'magnify follow' to follow text insertion.

Since my game doesn't have any text insertion the screen doesn't move around. Yay.

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The game is from 1996, it has a resolution of really tiny. I want to make it bigger. –  Mark Oct 12 '11 at 21:37
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Thanks, but that's not a good solution for me at the moment, I need the rest of my computer. –  Mark Oct 12 '11 at 21:44
    
Well I call it a game, but it's more like a book... It's a visual novel. Thanks for your help though. –  Mark Oct 12 '11 at 21:49

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