1. Join Date : Sep 2015
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    Windows 10
       10 Oct 2016 #1

    Hotkey for changing scaling level?


    Are there any way to create a hotkey or so to quickly change scaling level in Win10?

    I have my PC hooked up to a TV and sometimes I want to change the scaling quickly for some programs.

    Any chance of this happening?
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  2. Join Date : Jan 2015
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       10 Oct 2016 #2
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  3. Join Date : Sep 2015
    Posts : 15
    Windows 10
       11 Oct 2016 #3

    I have already accomplished this. What I hope to do is to have kind of a quick shortcut that actually sets eg. scaling 125% and another one that sets scaling 100%. Something like this. Is it at all possible? I'd even be happy to buy some third party program that could do this for me.
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  4. Join Date : Jan 2015
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       11 Oct 2016 #4

    You've now defined the question differently. Hope you get an answer..

    Meanwhile here's what I suggest in outline:
    Download and install Regshot (free) = just search for it.
    With your PC idle- as little activity as you can.. create a snapshot with Regshot.
    Now change your scaling.
    Create a second snapshot with Regshot.

    When finished, Compare.

    Inspect the result. By noting what change is made in the registry, you may with due caution be able to find the change made. Given the registry change, then create e.g. a bat file that does that.
    Then a shortcut and hot key to that file.

    Repeat for each scaling level you want.

    Hope it works out for you. Good luck.
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  5. Join Date : Sep 2015
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    Windows 10
       11 Oct 2016 #5

    I seem to get nowhere with this actual issue, but I found a app that forces Win8 scaling (which work better for my purposes).

    Windows 10 DPI blurry / fuzzy text font fix - XP Explorer
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