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Hi All, quick question, please refer to the images below, does anyone know why my button text(& label text, not shown) would be being clipped on one PC's (1)& not on all others(4)?

I checked the "Push Button Styles" but didn't see anything related to my issue.

 

GOOD...

UWGood1-1.jpg

 

BAD..

UWBad1.jpg

 

It's strange as I have only ever seen this on 1 PC, & it occurs on all my Autoit GUI scripts run on this PC, so my concern is, has anyone else seen this phenomena. :

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Thank you mLipok for steering me in the right direction, so I think I did solve the issue & it is related to the DPI settings in

HKEY_CURRENT_USERControl PanelDesktop

Key: LogPixels

Values:

 

96   –   Smaller 100%

120   –  Medium 125%

144  -   Larger 150%

192   –   Extra Large 200%

240  –  Custom 250%

288  –  Custom 300%   – 

384  –  Custom 400%

480  –   Custom 500%

 

In windows 7 (not 8)where I experienced the issue it only occurred with DPI 120 = Mediun 125%  so I simply used

$iSizeDPI = RegRead("HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop\", "LogPixels");If 120 have script change font size
Func _CtrlFontSet(); for gui labels & buttons
    If @OSVersion = "Win_7" And $iSizeDPI = 120 Then
        GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 7, $FW_NORMAL, 0, "")    
        EndIf
EndFunc;==>_CtrlFontSet

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