Is there any way to set custom dpi only for specific apps?

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Mar 25, 2023
Yes, it is possible to set custom DPI (dots per inch) only for specific apps on Windows 10. Here are the steps to do it:

  1. Right-click on the desktop and select "Display Settings."
  2. Scroll down and click on "Advanced Display Settings."
  3. Click on "Advanced sizing of text and other items."
  4. Click "Set a custom scaling level" and adjust the DPI to your desired level.
  5. Click "Apply" and "Sign out now" to apply the changes.
Now, to set custom DPI only for specific apps, follow these steps:

  1. Right-click on the app's shortcut or .exe file and select "Properties."
  2. Click on the "Compatibility" tab.
  3. Check the box that says "Override high DPI scaling behavior. Scaling performed by:"
  4. Select "System (Enhanced)" from the drop-down menu.
  5. Click "Apply" and "OK" to save the changes.
Repeat these steps for any other apps for you want to set a custom DPI. Remember that some apps may not work correctly with custom DPI settings, so you may need to experiment to find the right settings for each app.