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From Claus-Justus Heine <hims...@claus-justus-heine.de.INVALID>
Subject Re: How to change font & icon size of the UI?
Date Sat, 29 Jul 2017 10:25:54 GMT
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
> 

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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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