How to change display scale and resolution

This article tells you how to change the display scale on Windows. 


The user needs to perform the steps indicated in this article if they experience the following:

  • Elements are too large compared to the rest of the desktop

  • Blurry text appears in the application

  • Some elements, such as buttons, are missing in the window.


  1. Right-click on the Windows desktop.

  2. Select "Display Settings".

  3. In the "Scale and Layout" section, click the drop-down box and select 100% or 125%.

  4. (optional) In the "Display Resolution" section, click the drop-down box and select a higher resolution (ex: 1280 x 1024).

You can also watch this video guide: 

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