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Old 7th February 2007
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Question Question to Kontakt 2 users

hi guys,

just got kontakt 2 a few days ago, installed it without any problems as a VST plugin for Cubase SX2. i was just wondering if its possible to enlarge the font size... I followed the steps in the owners manual: went to "options" - "interface", i change the font size to "large", then i close and reopen Kontakt, i dont notice any difference in font size (still as small - and when I go back to check the windows options, i see the font size set to "med" as if by default or something) Is that normal? Are there any other people with the same problem or am I doing something wrong here?

thanx,

greg

ps: my understanding was that with larger font size the size of the print in the menus, etc, would increase... no?
Old 7th February 2007
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Originally Posted by grexter โžก๏ธ
hi guys,

just got kontakt 2 a few days ago, installed it without any problems as a VST plugin for Cubase SX2. i was just wondering if its possible to enlarge the font size... I followed the steps in the owners manual: went to "options" - "interface", i change the font size to "large", then i close and reopen Kontakt, i dont notice any difference in font size (still as small - and when I go back to check the windows options, i see the font size set to "med" as if by default or something) Is that normal? Are there any other people with the same problem or am I doing something wrong here?

thanx,

greg

ps: my understanding was that with larger font size the size of the print in the menus, etc, would increase... no?

thats my issue with most native instrument software. damn font and knobs are too small!!!!

germans must have good eyes!

they came out wih MASSIVE which its knobs and broser is soo much better, hope they do that with kontakt 3 and reaktor 6
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i just took screenshots of both font sizes. you'll notice that the change is only in the menu.

make sure you close the actual App (Cubase) instead of just close/reopen the VST instance.
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i tried that (closing and reopening Cubase) for some reason it just doesnt work. I guess I'm just gonna have to get used to it but still.... I find the font size ridiculously small in Kontakt

thanx for answering my Q
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Well, just about everything is too small for me nowadays. We keep getting bigger and bigger monitors, but everything on them keeps getting smaller and smaller. One day I can see us all with with our faces right up on a 50" panel, just so we can read it.

Anyway, in K2, you can go to the "view" menu and increase the size of the entire plug a time or two. But if you go too big, it's the entire screen.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by grexter โžก๏ธ
i tried that (closing and reopening Cubase) for some reason it just doesnt work. I guess I'm just gonna have to get used to it but still.... I find the font size ridiculously small in Kontakt

thanx for answering my Q
are your fonts in the menu the same as the smaller one i posted above? perhaps you can also try deleting Kontakt preferences, could be a corrupt there.

Killahurts, if you're on Mac, i think there's a function in OSX where if you hold down CTRL key, and use the scroll wheel of the mouse, you can zoom in/out to see things closer and easier.

or hit Apple + Shift + Plus (+) here on Gearslutz to make the text larger.
Old 8th February 2007 | Show parent
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Actually it's "command" + or - on my Mac.

But wow you're right, I hadn't even thought about that. I'll try it the next time I have Kontakt running. Thanks
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