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What can cause KDE screen scaling to not be applied properly?

I want to reduce the Screen Scaling in KDE/Plasma (Kubuntu) back to 1, but most elements are stuck at 3. I can force the font to 96DPI to get some of them to be small again, but the window decorations ...
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Can someone explain what this DWORD value pertains to in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\DWM?

I use 4k displays with the scaling set to 150%. I just checked a clean windows 10 VM and this dword doesnt exist. it does exist on my pc however. I was able to get it to appear on the VM by ...
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FFmpeg - Is it better to scale mosaic videos at the input or the output?

The (batch) script below produces a mosaic of the nine input videos: FFMPEG ^ -y -i "v1.mp4" -i "v2.mp4" -i "v3.mp4" -i "v4.mp4" -i "v5.mp4" -i "v6.mp4" -i "v7.mp4" -i "v8.mp4" -i "v9.mp4" ^ -...
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Windows 10 display resolution is getting scaled

I'm trying to hook up my new Dell Inspiron 15 5000 to my QHD monitor and having problems with the display resolution. The Display settings dialog (Desktop->Display Settings) lists the maximum ...
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Is there a way to launch an application with specified custom DPI scaling percentage without changing global DPI scaling?

I'm having issues with certain applications having very tiny UI elements, but I don't want to change the global DPI scaling because it will mess up too many things. Is there a way to pick a custom DPI ...
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Windows 10 Multiple 4K Displays - All Windows Move To Primary Monitor On Resume BUT ONLY When Text Scaling Not Set To 100%

I've got a really odd problem that I can't seem to get to the bottom of. Here's the setup: Dell XPS 13 9380 Intel UHD Graphics 620 Windows 10 18363.592 Dell WD19TB Dock XPS 13 connected via ...
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Adjusting printer vertical scaling in PPD file?

I've got two printers on my Linux system with CUPS 2.2.7: HP Office Jet 8725 Brother HL-2350 DW My problem is: I want to print business cards (eg. 85x54 mm), but the paper is too thick for the ...
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Disable custom scaling factor

Each time I restart my Windows 10 I have applied custom scaling factor. In order to get scaling I need I should always press Turn off custom scaling and sign out. How to disable custom custom scaling ...
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Display Scaling with NixOS as QEMU/KVM guest

My goal is to switch to NixOS from Arch. For now, i have successfully installed NixOS in virt-manager, but am struggling with dynamic Display Scaling. I‘m aware of the xorg.xf86videoqxl-Package and ...
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Individual “Custom Scaling” per monitor in Windows 10 (1809)?

I am a happy Windows 10 user. Now I got a new 13 inch laptop that has a 1920 x 1080 resolution and the pixels are tiny. I could even live with those tiny pixels if I would not be using it with an ...
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How to scale Rasa NLU for production?

We’ve been using Rasa in development for a while now for a chatbot service, in Docker Swarm with 1 replica. However after scaling up Rasa to 2 replicas, when training data, only one of the 2 replicas ...
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Skype for Business dropdown box scaling issue

In Skype for Business 2016 > Options > Audio Device, the dropdown box height is too small, hiding the text inside. See attached screen shot. Skype4B options screen shot I had a similar issue in ...
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Windows 10 icon names not wrapping after resolution and scaling changes

I changed the scaling and resolution of my monitor but it somehow messed up the icon names on my desktop. I have tried resetting and changing desktop theme but nothing seems to work. Icon names are ...
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RemoteApp doesn't apply correct scaling initially

I have a large app that we are delaying supporting dynamic DPI for. Currently, when we launch our app via RemoteApp (RDP to our Windows Server 2016 server) on a high DPI screen, the text and controls ...
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Change Display Scaling on Main Monitor via Batch

I followed this guide: Is it possible to change display scaling via command line? which works, but only for my secondary monitor which is set as monitor 1 and the main is monitor 2 in Windows. I was ...
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Unable to change text-scaling-factor on gnome 3.30.2

On debian (testing) with gnome 3.30.2 I am unable to change the text-scaling-factor to 1.25. Neither the tweak-tool nor using the gsettings command works: As you can see on the screenshot the plus ...
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MS Excel 2007: How to keep same scaling of font size for multiple sheets

I have multiple sheets on Excel 2007. Unfortunately, the number of columns and their widths are different. I set all sheets to scale to 1 page. However, different sheets scale differently, and the ...
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Enlarge text, etc., on one of two monitors in Windows 7

I have two monitors and want to enlarge text on one of them. But it seems you can only change it for both monitors at the same time. I know you can do it on Windows 10; is there a way to do it in ...
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How to fix scaling on external monitor

i cannot figure out how to fix scaling on my external monitor. I have connected to it via HDMI. I'm running windows 10. The content doesn't fit correctly on it.
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QT scaling in ubuntu gnome creates big fonts

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 with gnome, and I'm having scaling problems with some QT applications (VLC, TexStudio). I use a HiDPi external screen and when I disconnect my laptop from the external screen, ...
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All desktop icons became rectangles instead of squares on Windows 10

I have changed some scaling back and forth to chose the one I like best and as a side effect I got all windows icons to become rectangles instead of ordinary squares. They also take enormous amount ...
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Is there a way to explicitly set a program's exact DPI scaling value?

I have a program that is fussy when it comes to DPI scaling, and the high DPI settings in the Compatibility Properties are not working for this particular program, no matter the combination of ...
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Why do applications appear blurry on Windows when using HiDPI screens?

I am taking a course on Digital Image Processing at my college and am wondering why do applications appear blurry on high resolution screens (on Windows). My assumption is that Windows use some kind ...
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How can I print a large image to multiple pages on mac os?

I have a large png image. I want to print it to pdf with paper size 8.5x11 across multiple pages - the image should be scaled up to fit the paper width and since the image is tall, it should be split ...
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Why do apps blur out when not focused on windows?

I am having scaling issues in windows 10. The applications blur out frequently. This is not happening in all of the apps though, examples for problematic apps: Skype, Slack, Visual Studio Code. My ...
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Windows 10: Application windows are scaled down

Many applications windows are scaled down to about two thirds of original size on my system (a laptop with two external monitors) and also on one another (also a laptop, but with a single external ...
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Java applications scaling issue on Windows 10

I have a strange issue on my Windows 10 laptop with scaling for Java applications, it might be other applications too but I've noticed it mainly with Java Jar files. When I set my scaling to 100% the ...
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Drag a window beyond screen that is not resizable with custom scaled text turned on

Alt+Space+M doesn't work either, and I can't resize the window because it reverts to its original position when I press enter, I have custom scaled text turned on and the window is too big to fit on ...
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Is it possible to change display scaling via command line?

I've got a laptop with a 2560 x 1440 display, connected to 2 external 1080p monitors. The scaling is fine normally, with the native monitor at 125% and the 1080p monitors at 100%, but when I undock ...
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Citrix Receiver 4k DPI scaling issue

I've set my Windows 10 scaling to 150% on my 2160p display, but Citrix Receiver recognizes a 100% scaling with a 1440p resolution. How can I have the 2160p and 150% scaling even over Citrix?
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MacOS High Sierra doesn't offer HiDPI scaling options

Windows and Linux DE environments usually have HiDPI scaling, which means keeping the resolution native (4k, 2k...) but scaling up the graphics. MacOS seems to have this feature as well in the ...
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How to correct scaling / font in dialogs of application settings

I recently had some kind of corruption during Windows 10 updates and my computer wouldn't start. I was able to reinstall Windows 10 successfully, and am in the process of re-installing some programs ...
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Windows 10 1709: Set custom scaling for each monitor

I would like to achieve the following scaling scenario: Intern Monitor - 175% When connected to: Extern Monitor 1 - 100% Extern Monitor 2 - 110% By using the settings app, you only can set Extern ...
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set default scaling windows 10 all users all monitors

how do i default the scaling on all monitors on a device for all users? we have a station in each Operating Room. a computer with one normal sized monitor and two flatscreen tvs. In order to get a ...
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High DPI display at quarter native resolution

I have a high-DPI display (13" 3200x1800) and figured that if I set it at 1600x900 (exactly 1/4 native - 1/2 width and 1/2 height) then each pixel outputted should be represented by a 2x2 block of ...
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Windows 10 monitor scaling blurry

Circumstances Windows 10 Version 1709 x64 One 4K (27") and one 2K (27") monitor Nvidia 1050 TI Feel free to ask for more information, if you need them. The Problem Everything works fine if I don't ...
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Citrix on Windows 10 with display scaling

I'm using Citrix Receiver for Windows 4.10.1.22 on Surface Pro 4 Virtual Desktop runs fine all the time, but when I'm trying to run any other citrix app if external display with different scaling is ...
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Set Scaling of individual applications in Windows

I occurs to be that I want any app I'm not looking at to be scaled down (to say 100%), but the one in focus to be scaled up (to 200%). This would both make maximal use of my hi-res laptop screen for ...
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Reduce the font size windows 10 [duplicate]

I have been trying to reduce the font size of my PC. However in Display Settings there is option to increase the font size to 125% but no option to reduce it to 75%. Here is the screenshot. Also is ...
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“height not divisible by 2” with “min”

Using this command: ffmpeg -loop 1 -r 1 -i q.jpg -t 5 -pix_fmt yuv420p -vf 'scale=-2:min(1080\,ih)' z.mp4 I get this message: [libx264 @ 00000000004d0ec0] height not divisible by 2 (954x953) I can ...
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My 768 laptop is getting 1050 resolution when I plug into an external and mirror the videos.

This seems crazy to me, but when I plug my laptop into a 22" HP monitor that supports 1050 mode, I can mirror my display on both screens and set the video settings of both at 1050. This certainly ...
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Windows 10 scaling keeps changing

During a typical day I move from my desk to meeting rooms and back several times a day. Every time I dock or un-dock the scaling of apps will change and the fonts and windows will become large. If I ...
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Windows 10 taskbar missing icons after scaling

I have a new Windows 10 device at work and its doing fine. For better usability I changed the display scaling from 100% to 110%. Using the new scaling, some icons are not displayed on the taskbar any ...
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Overriding High DPI Scaling from the Command Line

I am compiling and building an OpenCV app on Windows 10, which shows some images. I want to overrride the high DPI scaling behavior and set it to "Application". I can do this fine on the .exe file ...
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How to change screen's DPI scaling automatically when switching to multi-monitor setup?

I have a 14" 1920×1080 laptop and a 24" 1920×1200 screen. The pixel density difference is huge. When I'm using the large screen as a main one and laptop as an additional screen, I'd like ...
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Is it possible to change the Windows 7 display scaling without logging out?

In Windows 7 and 10 (possibly in earlier versions as well), you can change how the DPI scaling for your desktop, essentially "magnifying" items on the screen. In Windows 7, this option can be found ...
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How to enable display scaling beyond the default cap?

I have a PC running Windows 10 that has its "Size of text, apps and other items" setting capped at 125%. I need more. How can I unlock higher scaling values? I'm talking about this slider:
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What's the difference between windows scaling and screen resolution in Windows 10?

I've discovered, to my disappointment, that changing the windows scaling (125%, 150%, 175%) actually changes the screen resolution. So what's the functional difference between adjusting the scaling ...
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Is it possible to scale specific apps on Windows 10?

We know that with the Windows 10 feature Display Scaling is possible to change the size of text, apps and icons. Once you set a value, this is applied to ALL texts, apps and icons. I just want to set ...
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Windows 10 strange behavior of title bar

I'm facing strange issue on Windows 10. Same application behaves different on same windows version - the difference is seen at title bar appearance: Above is normal, expected (at least by me) ...