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LibreOffice 5.x does not work on heigh resolution screens [closed]

asked 2016-02-21 02:23:16 +0100

gunwald gravatar image

updated 2020-08-30 14:19:55 +0100

Alex Kemp gravatar image

LibreOffice 5.0 and 5.1 aren’t usable on heigh resolution screen. Currently I am using a QHD+ screen (3.200 × 1.800) on Windows 10. The rulers look crazy and the icons remind me on Win 3.1. Here you find an example:

Is this a bug? Is there a work around or do I simply have to use 640x480 to work with LibreOffice?

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answered 2016-02-25 14:30:24 +0100

oweng gravatar image

updated 2016-02-25 14:31:45 +0100

Ruler issue in question reported as tdf#98044.

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answered 2016-02-26 05:10:28 +0100

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Yesterday I have reported LO 5.1 (Impress) display anomaly here.

The Surface Pro 4 features a 2736 x 1824 screen. At this resolution the ruler and tooibar look fine. But some dialog boxes (like Table Properties) were tiny. They did not scale well. Impress, in particular, does not seem to work well with the Surface Pro 4 display. Apart from the broken slide show mode, I also notice random display defects during edits of my slides.

LO 5.1 writer on Surface Pro 4 (screen capture)

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