1. Bill Mitchell's Avatar
    Windows 9: Resolution support up to 8k, better DPI scaling - Neowin

    According to the folks over at PCportal, who appear to have an older build of Windows 9, it looks the next major installment will support high resolution displays up to 8K.
    EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT WINDOWS 9 RELEASE:
    http://www.neowin.net/news/tags/windows_9
    Adam_ation likes this.
    09-30-2014 11:46 AM
  2. Adam_ation's Avatar
    Anyone going to install it onto their surface tomorrow? - Adam
    09-30-2014 01:02 PM
  3. Racing Snake's Avatar
    Great stuff! :)
    As long as it doesn't then make all the text microscopic! lol
    xandros9 likes this.
    09-30-2014 01:11 PM
  4. Racing Snake's Avatar
    Seems Windows 9 is old news! lol
    Behold windows 10... with a start menu again!!
    BBC News - Microsoft unveils Windows 10 system with Start Menu
    09-30-2014 02:16 PM
  5. awilliams1701's Avatar
    Windows 8 already does a decent job of this especially in "universal apps". The problem is that many older applications don't actually bother to check for this setting. The only solution I know of would be to have them pixelate the program if it doesn't support DPI settings. This means they would have to check to see if the program handles it itself. I suspect this would slow down things. Hopefully more programs will support this soon because I noticed how horrible it was on my Lenovo Yoga 2 pro. I hate the screen on it not just because everything is microscopic, but because its pentile. I would rather have it be a low res screen. oh well.
    09-30-2014 02:23 PM

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