Screen Resolution for Desktop Apps

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Mon Dec 18 12:46:41 EST 2017

I haven't used Hi-DPI scaling but it sounds like the right thing. I guess 
you'll just have to try it and see how it goes.

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
HyperActive Software           |

On December 18, 2017 8:53:27 AM Charles Szasz via use-livecode 
<use-livecode at> wrote:

> Jacqueline
> I am referring to the Hi-DPI scaling that was introduced in LC 6.5 that 
> allows stacks to be automatically scaled to match the system display 
> setting.  I am not using 6.5 but using 6.7.11 instead.  I am assuming that 
> this works with the user's setting when they use your app.
> I set most of my desktop apps to a minimum of a 1280x768 screen resolution 
> in order to launch and run my apps. I had some Windows 10 users complained 
> of not being able to run my apps although their screen resolution is higher 
> than the required 1280x768.  In the past I had recommended that they adjust 
> their ClearType font setting to resolve this problem.
> I think that the Hi-DPI scaling is responsible for this problem. This is 
> why I thought THAT using LC 6.9.11 the Hi-DPI scaling might resolve this 
> problem.  What do you think is the best way to resolve this problem?
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