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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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    dethndestructn

    Oct 08, 2015 02:32

    With a 4k monitor I have to move it uncomfortably close, it's really hard to believe this isn't supported already. I have a 40 inch monitor too! I really feel bad for anyone with a 4k monitor that's any smaller it would be totally unusable.

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    Weiz

    Sep 29, 2015 17:04

    Obviously you all know how important this is to everyone. I have a free license so I have no right to demand anything (other than that I am a customer on your asset store and that I advocate for the use of your software when it's applicable in a professional setting. I think that this is unfair to people who have poor vision, but it also punishes people for having high pixel displays. It also hinders people making videos because the text will be too small to follow along in a tutorial, many which are done on large macs. We all know it is on your roadmap, but the sooner the better.

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    atifmahmood29

    Sep 01, 2015 12:30

    Please provide font settings in Unity. As we can change inspector settings from Editor folder, you can provide font feature in Editor or in Preferences.
    Thanks!

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    SVTiare Tom

    Aug 09, 2015 05:30

    4K here, and the text is so small and thin, I need to be 10cm from the screen to even READ it 0.0
    We have the required votes now :)

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    keith.ludwig

    Jul 15, 2015 02:54

    Let me add my urgent request for this too! Frankly, it's embarrassing for me to show my work to my friends and coworkers. Their first response when seeing Unity on my high-res display is, "WTF, what kind of amateurish app is this that you're using?"

    Keith

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    pbula

    Jul 14, 2015 17:42

    Just started with Unity. What a great tool this is.

    But man, couple hours in and my eyes are screaming for mercy. And I'm on a rather pedestrian 2560x1440 27-inch display. I imagine Unity editor is completely unusable on 4K or other high DPI displays.

    It's surprising to see this in 2015, really.

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    sauceress7

    Jul 03, 2015 04:06

    This really need attention especially with the super hi-res monitors starting to become more popular. Though even on a normal resolution screen using Unity is serious eyestrainovision.

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    Undermountain

    Jul 01, 2015 15:21

    Yes please!
    +1
    bump

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    reido113

    May 13, 2015 03:14

    Please

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    Scoring

    Apr 27, 2015 08:01

    Please add this feature. It's very hard to use Unity even on my 1440p monitor. The text is far too small to be read in the Editor and Inspector. Especially the smaller elements like the settings within the particle system. Who thought making stuff even smaller is a great idea??

    Unity spent time and money creating scaling accessible *game* UI. The same focus needs to be put on the Unity Editor to turn that into an accessible program. As it stands right now it's very hard to use and makes my eyes red after a short little while.

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