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How to change screen DPI in Gionee e7?

16th June 2014, 03:47 PM |#1  
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Pls help...

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17th June 2014, 08:33 AM |#2  
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add a line to it (build.prop under the system folder)

ro.sf.lcd_density=<value>

default value is 480.
just a tip: do not take it below 380. Long pressing the home button for recents menu wont work and a lot of apps like swiftkey will go back to their default sizes and things will start looking ugly..
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Thanks mate. Any idea how to change font size and type?

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18th June 2014, 03:10 AM |#4  
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Thanks mate. Any idea how to change font size and type?

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Size usually decreases with dpi. There is one option in the settings. As for font, use rom toolbox.

Also, please use the thanks button instead of posting it..

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add a line to it

ro.sf.lcd_density=<value>

default value is 480.
just a tip: do not take it below 380. Long pressing the home button for recents menu wont work and a lot of apps like swiftkey will go back to their default sizes and things will start looking ugly..

I was wanting to do the same but when you say add a line to it, what do you mean, I was thinking maybe to the build.prop file under system folder but I wanted to be sure.

Thanks.
6th July 2014, 02:38 PM |#6  
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I was wanting to do the same but when you say add a line to it, what do you mean, I was thinking maybe to the build.prop file under system folder but I wanted to be sure.

Thanks.

oops! sry for the late reply! but yes.. to the build.prop under the system folder.. edited the original post..
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How To change Screen DPI [Video Tutorial]
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oops! sry for the late reply! but yes.. to the build.prop under the system folder.. edited the original post..

What would you suggest the best DPI figure for e7?
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