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Mathematica 11 with High DPI 4k screen

My laptop has a 17 inch 4k screen, running Windows 10 and Ubuntu 1604. Both systems are set to 2x scaling. But Mathematica 11 (released 2016-08-08) is still blurry like version 10. Is there a simple ...
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Fontsize is too small

I have this annoyance for a long time now: every Text cell uses the default font size, though it appears too small on my screen. See comparison of same text, same font (Times New Roman), same fontsize ...
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Guidelines for planning custom GUI in Mathematica

This post is here to save your time during GUI development in Mathematica. And one way to do this is to know where limits are and to be aware of features that are awaiting. Background Usually I don't ...
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Blurred frontend text in Mathematica 10, Windows, High-DPI Display

So I have recently upgraded to a Windows ultrabook with a high resolution display. All my software seems to cope just fine with the high resolution, except for Mathematica 10. Mathematica seems to ...
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Font sizes in graphics

I'm trying to find an explanation for the different sizes I'm seeing for fonts added to graphics in different ways, and haven't yet located an easy to understand explanation. Here's a minimal example:...
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Magnification, ScreenResolution, ScreenInformation and Printing: Please shine some Light into it!

According to How to set default magnification for all windows Mathematica assumes 72 dpi screen resolution. In my computer, the screen resolution actually is 120 dpi which is a very common value on ...
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Grid layout problems: different sizes when rendering on Mac and Windows

From the documentation for ItemSize: {w,h} make all items the specified width and height and In Grid, w is measured in ems, and h in line heights. This ...
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Is it possible to limit maximum number of characters on a line in Notebook?

I would like to be able to set a limit on the maximum number of characters on every line in notebook (for example, 80). Does Mathematica provide this functionality?
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Dare I ask: high-DPI support on Windows? [closed]

Well, given the fact that after decades of Mathematica development, it still doesn't even properly support standard Windows displays, I won't get my hopes up, but here goes: Is there anything ...
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What are the UnitConvert units for ItemSize and FieldSize?

I have discovered the unit for ImageSize is "DesktopPublishingPoints" as setting ...
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How to measure distance exactly from a graph?

Is there any way to measure a distance from a graph in centimeter or inch exactly in Mathematica? I tried to use toolbar Ruler but I can only use it to measure width horizontally and can't switch it ...
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Is there a way to get the exact measurements on the screen in mathematica?

Suppose I want to make a rectangle that is 50mm x 70mm and I want to inscribe a ellipse with x radius 10mm and y radius 15.5mm centered at 20mm from top and in the middle across. I can get the ...