DPI Awareness Enabler

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DpiAwarenessEnabler 1.0.3.zip (268 KB)

Change log:

September 27, 2015 (version 1.0.3)

  • Fixed an inability to display current DPI on some systems.
  • Fixed a big GDI handle leak.
  • Improved detection of high-DPI programs.
  • Improved high-DPI support for this program itself.
  • Improved program loading speed and reduced computer startup performance impact.
  • Improved the wording of the information panel.
  • Improved Windows 10 notification support.
  • Added the ability for the user to manually edit the compability options.
  • Added [Delete] keyboard shortcut to the compatibility list.
  • Changed name from "Windows 8 DPI Awareness Enabler" to "DPI Awareness Enabler".

January 16, 2013 (version 1.0.2)
  • Added some additional ways to detect the pathname for protected processes.  For example, this should allow the program to detect "dllhost.exe" when you open the blurry Properties dialog on a network adapter.

January 16, 2013 (version 1.0.1)
  • Added the ability to install ComCtl32.ocx on systems that don't have it already installed.

January 14, 2013 (version 1.0.0)
  • Initial release.