How Do I Change The DPI Scaling Setting In Windows 8.1 For My Monitor?

Last Update Date : Apr 04. 2018

DPI Scaling

DPI Scaling settings can be adjusted to change the size of desktop icons, text, and other items on the monitor screen. This is a feature built into Windows.

Adjusting DPI Scaling Setting

1 Move your mouse pointer to the top right corner of your screen. A menu will come in from the side.
How Do I Change The DPI Scaling Setting In Windows 8.1 For My Monitor?
2 Click on "Settings."
How Do I Change The DPI Scaling Setting In Windows 8.1 For My Monitor?
3 Click on "Control Panel."
How Do I Change The DPI Scaling Setting In Windows 8.1 For My Monitor?
4 Click on "Display."
How Do I Change The DPI Scaling Setting In Windows 8.1 For My Monitor?
5 Choose what you would like to adjust:
How Do I Change The DPI Scaling Setting In Windows 8.1 For My Monitor?

• If you check the box that says "Let me choose one scaling level for all my displays," you can adjust the size of everything (desktop icons, text, etc.) with preset sizes or custom sizing options.

 

• If you uncheck "Let me choose one scaling level for all my displays," you can adjust the text size by itself.

6 Click "Apply." Windows will require you to restart your computer, after which the settings will be applied.
How Do I Change The DPI Scaling Setting In Windows 8.1 For My Monitor?

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