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From Emmanuel Lecharny <elecha...@apache.org>
Subject Re: How to change font & icon size of the UI?
Date Sat, 29 Jul 2017 13:23:35 GMT
Damn it, when I think I started on VT100 with 89x25 screens;-)

Stefan, what woukd it 'cost' to use bigger icons ( and confugure it)?


Le sam. 29 juil. 2017 à 12:26, Claus-Justus Heine
<himself@claus-justus-heine.de.invalid> a écrit :

> Hi Stefan,
>
> thank you for your quick response!
>
> Am 29.07.2017 um 10:29 schrieb Stefan Seelmann:
> > Hi Claus,
> >
> > On 07/28/2017 11:21 PM, Claus-Justus Heine wrote:
> >> nice program the Apache Directory Studio. However, I was not able to
> >> find any means to enlarge the fonts and icons.
> >>
> >> How can this be done?
> >>
> >> I'm using the stand-alone version for Linux from here:
> >>
> >> http://directory.apache.org/studio/download/download-linux.html
> >
> > In Studio itself there aren't any settings available to change the font
> > size. But you have the following options:
> >
> > * Change the font size or better DPI settings of your operating system
> > and window manager. It depends on which Linux distribution on window
>
> Ok, that works for the fonts. Should have known. Applications tend to
> behave in this manner nowadays.
>
> > * As Studio is based on Eclispe you can also first install Eclipse and
> > then within Eclipse install the Studio plugins from the update site.
>
> Yes, thanks for the hint. Actually, I was aware of this options. Just
> thought I could ask someone first.
>
> > We can include that Eclipse Appearence->Color and Fonts menu in Studio,
> > however I think that dialog is not very user friendly.
>
> It's ok in this way.
>
> > Regarding icon size, they don't scale because we only created 16x16
> icons :(
>
> No problem; it's open source, after all. However, on a 4k monitor the
> icons will probably really be a little bit small ;)
>
> Thank you for your support, kind regards,
>
> Claus
>
> >
> > Let me know if you need further help.
> >
> > Kind Regards,
> > Stefan
> >
>
> --
> Claus-Justus Heine                      himself@claus-justus-heine.de
> http://www.claus-justus-heine.de/
>
> Schatzmeister der Camerata Academica Freiburg e.V.  ---  www.cafev.de
>
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Regards,
Cordialement,
Emmanuel Lécharny
www.iktek.com

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