[Development] Confused about HiDPI scaling and fonts

Friedemann Kleint Friedemann.Kleint at qt.io
Tue Feb 9 18:17:25 CET 2021


it seems there is a misunderstanding here: Qt High  DPI scaling 
preserves the  point-size of the fonts; they are sized according to the 
system metrics.

All it does is pretend a lower resolution to the application so that 
apps written for 96DPI continue to work.

It is not a means of zooming the application (as opposed to 

Regards, Friedemann


Friedemann Kleint
The Qt Company GmbH

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