Display Scale

Updated: July 12, 2018

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For some it may be quite hard to see the small text in Blender’s default interface. 

Blender’s default interface with small type.

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Fortunately there is an easy way to fix this by adjusting the Display Scale.


Open User Preference (Information Window > File Menu > User Preferences) or the hotkey CMD + COMMA-KEY

User Preferences (CMD + COMMA-KEY)

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Switch to the Interface Tab and in the upper right-hand corner under Display Scale increase the number from the default 1.0. A number of 1.2 to 1.4 should suffice.

Display Scale set to 1.4.

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Click Save User Settings in the lower right-hand corner of the Users Preferences widow to save your change for when you open Blender again.




Blender Manual

Interface - Display.