In the font shown here, the ascent is 56 points and the descent is 16 points. An illustration that shows a 72-point font. When it comes to a computer Share your knowledge and learn from others ;) calder View Public Profile Find all posts by calder #4 04-09-2006, 09:47 AM brandnew Centurion Join Date: Jun 2004 Location: brandnew View Public Profile Find all posts by brandnew #5 04-09-2006, 09:59 AM calder Contributor Join Date: Nov 2005 Posts: 483 rof****, you're kidding right? You increase the DPI.
Message Boxes I grew tired of typing the same code every time I wanted to show a message box. Best not return an ordinal at all. The good news is DPI testing on Windows 7 is much easier. I usually create additional users with different DPI settings on my machine for testing. have a peek at these guys
This post has been edited by thecoat: 18 January 2014 - 07:30 PM Was This Post Helpful? 1 Back to top MultiQuote Quote + Reply #4 evildead9000 New D.I.C Head It is used to start your exe and handles arguments or loading of the startup form. how do I add a font so that I can use it in a program I develop in VB.
And I'm as always very grateful for all your tips. Many times the fonts are free only for individual usage on an evaluation basis. There are tons! All Rights Reserved.
DaveChild/VB.NET Singleton Class ( VB.NET) Public Class ClassName Private Shared objClassName As ClassName Private Shared blnClassAlreadyCreated As Boolean = False Private Sub New() End Sub Public Shared Function setupClass() As ClassName Click Edit > Select All then Edit > Delete to delete the entire contents of the Temp folder.Finally go to Control Panel > Internet Options. This uses the SystemFonts.MessageBoxFont font, which uses the base font for the OS on which the executable is running. Was This Post Helpful? 0 Back to top MultiQuote Quote + Reply #9 thecoat D.I.C Addict Reputation: 153 Posts: 537 Joined: 07-December 13 Re: How can I change the internal
The 20×20 bmp in the 30×30 box is also fuzzy. To fix this, you would need to detect the DPI and place the appropriate sized bmp in the button. By reducing the resolution, you are relying on the monitor to do the scaling and the desktop can looked stretched or blurry. DPI and Device-Independent Pixels To program effectively with Windows graphics, you must understand two related concepts: Dots per inch (DPI) Device-independent pixel (DIPs).
Posted 20 January 2014 - 01:41 PM I hope everything's okay in the ER. Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 11-25-2004, 11:11 PM #2 catalyst Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2004 Location: Minneapolis Posts: 46 OS: XP Well, google turned up For many years, Windows used the following conversion: One logical inch equals 96 pixels. The height of the font includes the portion above the baseline (the ascent) and the portion below the baseline (the descent).
Back to top #6 -David- -David- Members 10,603 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:London Local time:01:27 AM Posted 02 November 2005 - 02:33 AM Due to the fact that this topic has Authored by: cemkalyoncu 2011-02-05 Browse code at this revision Parent: [r12] Child: [r14] changed /bin/Gorgon.ExtendedResources.dll changed /bin/Gorgon.File.dll changed /bin/Gorgon.GamingResources.dll changed /bin/Gorgon.GenericResources.dll changed /bin/Gorgon.Invoker.dll changed /bin/Gorgon.UI.exe changed /bin/Gorgon.WidgetResources.dll added /bin/widget_res/border-add.png added /bin/widget_res/border.png Sign up for the SourceForge newsletter: I agree to receive quotes, newsletters and other information from sourceforge.net and its partners regarding IT services and products. How do I Fix It?
Responding from an ER waiting room on my tablet, may be able to help more later on. Think you're missing the point with this thread. You may say, “Nobody changes the default DPI, right?” Well, Windows 7 might. Use the InitializeFonts method in the Load event to set font on the form and all controls on the form.
Was This Post Helpful? 0 Back to top MultiQuote Quote + Reply #10 evildead9000 New D.I.C Head Reputation: 0 Posts: 29 Joined: 10-November 10 Re: How can I change the Just add new resource file (.RES) and add files into that resource file. User Name Remember Me?
mkaras View Public Profile Visit mkaras's homepage! within the Windows XP Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. WD My Passport and reformating Cheapest way to clean install... Why is Making Your Application DPI Aware Important?
This documentation has lots of info on how to fix high DPI issues in applications. You'll need to load VB6 Resource Editor first (Menu Add-Ins > Add-In Manager). In fact, some characters might be taller than 1/6". Your project needs to use the Sub Main Startup option.
A 12-point font is 16 pixels tall. 12 points = 12/72 logical inch = 1/6 logical inch = 96/6 pixels = 16 pixels This scaling factor is described as 96 dots A program declares itself DPI-aware through its application manifest.