x1.5 for Desktop scaling not x2 (Surface Pro 2) [Solved]

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nathanjh13
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x1.5 for Desktop scaling not x2 (Surface Pro 2) [Solved]

Post by nathanjh13 » Mon Sep 12, 2016 4:53 pm

Settings - General - User Interface Scaling - "Double"
is too big, how do I get x1.5 or custom scale please (need it for Surface Pro 2 mod) happy to use command line

Thanks
Nathan
Last edited by nathanjh13 on Sat Sep 17, 2016 7:47 am, edited 1 time in total.

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Re: x1.5 for Desktop scaling not x2 (Surface Pro 2)

Post by Cosmo. » Mon Sep 12, 2016 7:51 pm

You did not provide any system information: Mint version and desktop environment. If you don't know open a terminal and enter:

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inxi -Sz
Paste the output here.

Besides that: Most likely the answer is: you have only those 2 choices.

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Re: x1.5 for Desktop scaling not x2 (Surface Pro 2)

Post by nathanjh13 » Fri Sep 16, 2016 3:45 pm

System:
Host: nathan-Surface Kernel: 4.4.0-36-generic x86_64 (64 bit)
Desktop: Cinnamon 3.0.7 Distro: Linux Mint 18 Sarah

Thanks Cosmo, great point there!

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Re: x1.5 for Desktop scaling not x2 (Surface Pro 2)

Post by Cosmo. » Fri Sep 16, 2016 4:06 pm

For Cinnamon applies, what I already wrote.

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Re: x1.5 for Desktop scaling not x2 (Surface Pro 2) [Solved]

Post by nathanjh13 » Sat Sep 17, 2016 7:47 am

Thanks again. Will try MATE. Best
Nathan

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