1. vaderag's Avatar
    This is probably an issue with cleartype or the display scaling but has anyone found a way to get rid of the blurred text on desktop apps?

    It's mostly present on installation windows, and things like Spotify. I've tried calibrating a few display settings but can't seem to fix...

    Thanks
    05-28-2015 04:29 PM
  2. eusty's Avatar
    Is it w32 programs? I know there is an issue with scaling on high DPI screens which can cause this with w32 programs, it's one of the things W10 fixes.
    05-29-2015 08:10 AM
  3. vaderag's Avatar
    Yeah, w32. It's probably that... I'll look forward to W10 more then :)
    05-30-2015 05:31 PM
  4. illegaloperation's Avatar
    DPI scaling issues
    05-30-2015 07:55 PM
  5. vaderag's Avatar
    So is there no fix for Win8?
    05-31-2015 07:25 AM
  6. illegaloperation's Avatar
    Windows itself is DPI-aware. If it finds applications that aren't DPI-aware, it simply scales up those applications, hence the blurry text.

    The solution is for the developers to make their applications DPI-aware.

    A possible workaround is to disable DPI scaling with "Disable Display Scaling On High DPI Settings" although you may run into other issues.
    05-31-2015 01:30 PM

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