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Change font size in Unity Editor

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Please add a setting under Unity: Preferences to increase the font size for the text in the Unity Editor Panels and Tabs. Text recognition is more demanding cognitively than graphics so it would not only help visually impaired, but also tired 20 year olds with perfect vision! Thank you.

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    hashashin

    Feb 04, 2017 12:09

    Is the code somewhere we can clone and fix it? Thanks.

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    sergeyzr

    Feb 02, 2017 07:19

    Under review since 2011? You have to be kidding

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    jesstelford

    Jan 25, 2017 06:48

    Linux support would be great too :)

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    Venrath

    Jan 16, 2017 09:12

    I use Unity on a 4K Screen and the small Font Size is unreadable.
    So please go with the time und use a more flexible System for the Editor Fonts.

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    KCAR

    Jan 15, 2017 04:36

    Of all the bugs and quirks Unity has, this one is the most serious. It prevents me from using the software for any extended period of time.

    It is virtually impossible to see periods, commas, and hyphens in the editor.

    I understand you use the program "as is". But 2300 votes, 11 pages of comments, and being completely reproducible. Why is it only being considered?

    Suggestions for the developers:
    1. Allow inspector fonts to be setup with user fonts and sizes.
    2. Include a lock feature to ensure zoom is not triggered accidentally. So the font sizes don't change while you are trying to edit the inspector values.
    3. Include a zoom feature in the inspector window.

    Inspector is the most important, project, hierarchy, mecanim windows should be considered as well.

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    theropodx

    Jan 11, 2017 19:55

    Makes me sad that software devs like Unity ignore basic usability like this. For what it's worth, ADA laws require consideration of users, but private firms can ignore the rules if they don't take government funding. Yes the majority doesn't need it, but many (MANY as can be seen here) people do need help, young and old eyes alike. Please help us out, Unity!

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    flashlearnllc

    Jan 06, 2017 07:40

    Wow, I can't believe Unity is still using fonts with no anti-aliasing. I can practically count the number of pixels each character is comprised of. Help us out here, Unity team! It's 2016! This problem has been going on for 5.5 years now! Look at the date of the original post!

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    the_othernet

    Jan 05, 2017 08:55

    Pretty crazy that the interface font size can't be changed. I hope you guys are working on this.

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    Codetilldrop

    Jan 03, 2017 12:34

    I was just told at my school that I no longer need glasses but I'm afraid she was wrong. Unity please please please please please please please please add the ability to change the font-size. It would really help and would be really good to the game I'm designing.

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    whizzkid74

    Dec 21, 2016 21:57

    PLEASE add this feature. I can't use unity on my notebook because the font is too small.

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