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Nice to Know – Fix High DPI resolution issues in Windows 10

Working at a customer, we had major issues with an application. It does not handle the new “Improving the high-DPI experience in GDI based Desktop Apps”.

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Using the AppCompat mode by disable the built in functions work:

But, that does not fly for 1500 machines. Using ACT would work, but…

This one is easy…

REG ADD "HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\AppCompatFlags\Layers" /V "C:\Program Files(x86)\folder\app.exe" /T REG_SZ /D "~ DPIUNAWARE" /F

More info:

"~ HIGHDPIAWARE" = Override high DPI scaling behavior (Application)

"~ DPIUNAWARE" = Override high DPI scaling behavior (System)

"~ GDIDPISCALING DPIUNAWARE" = Override high DPI scaling behavior (System Enhanced)

/mike

Categories: ACT, OSD, Windows 10

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