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guy's I find in lot of current games if I bump it up the resolutions to like this monitor (1440p) I find the text and in game menu's far to small and hard to use. Like all the online MMORPG in game menus and maps become just too small on the screen at a high resolution, its why I'm playing a lot of the games on 1200p other wise you would need fine mouse skills and magnifying glasses!
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guy's I find in lot of current games if I bump it up the resolutions to like this monitor (1440p) I find the text and in game menu's far to small and hard to use. Like all the online MMORPG in game menus and maps become just too small on the screen at a high resolution, its why I'm playing a lot of the games on 1200p other wise you would need fine mouse skills and magnifying glasses!

But that's like one of my primary reasons in getting a 1440p monitor. I want that pesky HUD to get the EFF outta the way lol.
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guy's I find in lot of current games if I bump it up the resolutions to like this monitor (1440p) I find the text and in game menu's far to small and hard to use. Like all the online MMORPG in game menus and maps become just too small on the screen at a high resolution, its why I'm playing a lot of the games on 1200p other wise you would need fine mouse skills and magnifying glasses!

Wow, I have garbage vision and do just fine in this department. Getting the HUDS and such out of the way and opening up the field of view is THE reason for 1440P.

I don't say this to be rude in the slightest bit, but get your eyes checked. If you are supposed to wear glasses, DO IT! As someone with terrible vision, I speak this from the heart!
    
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A bunch of the games I play have UI scaling - is that not common?
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Wow, I have garbage vision and do just fine in this department. Getting the HUDS and such out of the way and opening up the field of view is THE reason for 1440P.

I don't say this to be rude in the slightest bit, but get your eyes checked. If you are supposed to wear glasses, DO IT! As someone with terrible vision, I speak this from the heart!

Yeah, HUD is just partial information - aka information one look at now and then, not all the time - at least when I play, but I guess there are people who spend 50% of their in-game time on the HUD info as this is for them more important than anything ells. We all play our different style and its IMPOSSIBLE to make a product that everyone is satisfied with, so just like in politics, one choose the largest majority ... he he

 
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A bunch of the games I play have UI scaling - is that not common?

As far as I know yeah, or if the game is popular, there are plugins that will fix issues like that. 

 
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As far as I know yeah, or if the game is popular, there are plugins that will fix issues like that. 

Or even editing a simple .cfg file with Notepad. In some more exotic cases you might have to hexedit a file.
    
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post #1948 of 8206
ok here's some of my screen caps just for some comparisons, one at 1200p and 1600p. That hud layout at 1600p was just too fine for my mouse skills and I also like my character to be as large as possible so I can look at him and be in awe of how awesome he has become! rolleyes.gif


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ok here's some of my screen caps just for some comparisons, one at 1200p and 1600p. That hud layout at 1600p was just too fine for my mouse skills and I also like my character to be as large as possible so I can look at him and be in awe of how awesome he has become! rolleyes.gif

I do not play FFXIV, but in World of Warcraft, there's a "UI Scale" slider in the options menu that allows you to change stuff like that.

I generally like smaller resolutions for the reasons stated - I like to see more of the screen and less of the HUD, right up until the point where it becomes difficult to play the game because of the precision required to click on abilities and navigate menus.
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I do not play FFXIV, but in World of Warcraft, there's a "UI Scale" slider in the options menu that allows you to change stuff like that.

I generally like smaller resolutions for the reasons stated - I like to see more of the screen and less of the HUD, right up until the point where it becomes difficult to play the game because of the precision required to click on abilities and navigate menus.

There is a UI slider in FFXIV, you can drag all the windows as well to size.
    
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