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Just a quick question...

I got a new 24" hd tv to use as a pc monitor and have windows pre installed.

In the windows 7 display settings {control panel/Display} is a option to make things on the screen appear bigger this works great at high res and I was wondering if any one knew a similar setting or program to get the same effect on Ubuntu.

Don't mind if its for Unity, gnome or KDE etc...


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in unity

  1. under system preferences (click right top on the wheel)
  2. choose universal access
  3. in the first tab you can alter the text size

I am not sure if everything is correctly named because i use the dutch translation but normaly you should get there

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The same goes for any desktop environment, up the res then increase the font size. – Uri Herrera Jul 3 '12 at 18:29
Cheers I will try this sounds about right.. – mark Jul 3 '12 at 18:30

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