Photoshop: Support scalable user interface UI for high resolution monitors

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I'm using a high resolution monitor(2560x1600). As a result, all the the toolbar fonts and menu fonts are small and hard to see. I do not want to lower the screen resolution as this would defeat the purpose of this monitor.. Will the new CS6 have the ability to increase font sizes to accommidate Hi-Res monitors?

Thanks

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It still does not scale in the standalone Photoshop I bought new a year ago. I can't commit to paying money every month because I'm a grad student and I get paid living expenses just twice a year. In between them, I live on food stamps. I only want to BUY software, like Office and Windows. I don't want to rent it. Not only that, but if you rent it, it costs MUCH more across two years and becomes ridiculously expensive the longer you use it.

But Adobe has no mandate to sell customers what they want. They lost me and a lot of other people as customers. I finally got sick of this treatment, uninstalled it for good, and use something else. Adobe stole hundreds of dollars from me. That would have paid for months of food.

I'm a computer person, not an artist. I will also stop recommending Adobe products to all the people who ask me what they should buy.

What excuse are you going to use to delete this comment to cover up behaviour you know is shameful, Adobe? "Profanity?" "Conspiracy theory?" "Attacked other users?" "Comment not related to Photoshop?" "Spam?"

-faye kane
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Sure...
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Faye,

I moved on a long time ago as well. Fear not, most readers get the message long before redaction occurs. They are a little faster at that, than product upgrads (bug fixes with a cost attached).

Regards,
WHG
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http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Build...

That's a video about how to enable your Windows programs to automatically scale based on the DPI of each monitor connected to the system. No need for a separate preference in the "Experimental features" section.
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The video doesn't help programmers at all, because the Windows scaling APIs were (and some still are) broken. Again, we spent a LOT of time working with Microsoft to get the scaling/drawing APIs fixed or find workarounds to the problems in the Microsoft OS code. We are continuing to work with Microsoft to possibly enable more general UI scaling.
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Oh. Well, it's good that the Illustrator and InDesign team got the scaling APIs to work at least.
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Awww SNAP! Too bad comments don't allow images. I guess I'll have to post a reply to the general topic then....
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ID and AI don't use native controls, so they can change their UI code without having to use many of the problematic Windows APIs. Nor do they have the same complexities in their UI as Photoshop. So that is a useless comparison.
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"ID and AI don't use native controls" - Thx, that was the missing piece. But all I ask is that you look at it from an end-user standpoint... In analogy, I really don't want to learn about the complexities of Variable Valve Timing and Adaptive Air/Fuel mixture controllers, I just want my car to run right. :-)
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This thread seems to get away from an answer to why the new Photoshop is stuck at a huge magnification. I understand the need for it to be larger for some people, but what about those of us who don't want the UI taking up so much room?

Seems like this should be a simple preference, so artists can modify as needed, since it's many artists using the software. Currently, my solution is to just use the older version of Photoshop. With the fees we pay for the use of these products, it seems like fixing major issues would be a priority. Is Adobe working on a solution for this?
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We could only enable the optional 200% scaling at this time. We are continuing to work with Microsoft to fix the OS scaling APIs and find workarounds so that we might be able to do more general UI scaling in the future.
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You can disable Scale UI to 200% under Preferences>Experimental Features.

Is your concern is around the size of the menus being too large in CC 2014? Currently, we scale the menus based on the Photoshop 2x preference. We're investigating a change to decouple this such that the menu size is controlled by the OS and just the UI size (panels, tool bars, etc) is controlled by the Photoshop preference.
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Jeffrey, in response to your question re: Menu size. In reading through the comments, the concern is that the only options appear to be microscopically tiny or comically huge, with no middle ground allowable. In reference to drop-down menus in specific, the UI font size setting in prefs has no effect whatever on those menus, only on the text within panels, palettes, etc.
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Hi Rene, Excellent. Then I think the change we're investigating will correct this for you (allow you to scale Menus independent of the Photoshop pref).
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Yes,..i agree, Stephanie.....why can't Adobe create a software fix for adjusting the UI for hd monitors.....at this point, cs5, 6 and cc seem like fair requests.....
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Apparently Adobe is at the mercy of Windows when it comes to scaling the UI. But this problem didn't seem to exist in earlier versions that ran fine under the same OS. From what I've read (and I have yet to test to see it for myself), this problem is less critical under MacOS.
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Photoshop could not scale the UI in previous versions under Windows. Again, Apple tested their UI scaling APIs a bit better, so implementation went a lot more smoothly.
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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled
Adobe Photoshop CS6 Cannot be seen in Windows 8.1 Pro. Resolution problem, text too tiny..


I cannot see the menus in Adobe CS6 in windows 8.1 I ended up with a laptop with too high a resolution, using windows 8.1 pro. From looking at the other postings on this issue, it looks like Adobe has no plans to fix this, which is a real bummer. I cannot see photoshop cs6 and I cannot see Illustrator cs6 and I cannot see bridge 6 on this computer no matter what settings I try to fix.
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This issue has been here for 3 years and it still isn't fixed.

Does anyone have experience using CS6 with windows 7?
I have windows 8.1 Pro, which can give you the "right" to downgrade. If it fixes this UI issue, then I"m happy to "downgrade" I don't really need all this windows 8 stuff.

My organization can't afford to switch to CC.
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I am not a happy customer, because I get an excuse I can't update cs6??? Am I missing something here???? I think its a better policy to spend money to upgrade from cs6 by purchasing upgrades as opposed to a full price of a new version to CC....
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Photoshop CC 2014 introduced the new UI scaling feature on Windows. Previous versions will not have that feature.
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But even CC 2014 Photoshop doesn't work properly!!
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How so? The 200% UI scaling is working just fine for most users with high resolution displays.
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Mr. Gye details this very eloquently in his post on another thread: http://feedback.photoshop.com/photosh...
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Chris, there are a great many of us who need to use a few Adobe products on a regular basis but, do to the (for example) not-for-profit nature of our efforts, are unable to even consider participating in the very costly subscription model that Adobe has adopted.

We happily bought nearly every CS upgrade offered since long before CS existed, but the thought of being without basic software when the inevitable lean periods come to visit would be foolish for us at best. Had the decision simply been whether or not to upgrade to CS7, we would have upgraded months ago.

To place customers in our economic quarters in the position of either having to sign-on to a subscription model that is not feasible for us or have software that is essentially not usable, at least on a lap-top capable of actually processing the files in question, does not seem very much like the old Adobe that we had come to love (and we felt) support for something close to two decades now.
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Is a fix for this scaling issue for CS6 in windows high-retina displays is something that the third party market could take up?

Since it seems Adobe doesn't help out those of us stranded back in CS6 (but with older laptops that broke) maybe someone else could?

Seems there's enough of us out there with this problem that if it was funded by a group, it could likely still be a fairly affordable fix?

(You know there's always that thing about taking your car to the "dealer" vs. taking it to the local mechanic.)

Windows 8 was driving me crazy until someone pointed me towards "Start 8" and after paying $10, I feel much more comfortable in the Brave New World of Windows 8.1. This was a 3rd Party solution!

I can see why adding the "feature" of UI scalability is something that wouldn't be added to older models of the Creative Suite.

However, we need don't need the scalability factor per se, just the ability to SEE the menus in IllustratorCS6 and PhotoshopCS6 on a newer laptop with a decent processor (to handle photo stitching and the like) and this sounds like a bug fix.

Unfortunately it seems all the new laptops on the market with the power to handle the files ALSO include the high-resolution monitors and the CS6 can't seem to talk to those properly in windows.
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A couple of work-arounds...
- You can type the Windows key and + (plus) key to zoom in on anything. Then press the Windows key and - (minus) to zoom out. Once the magnifier loads, it's all very quick. It will zoom in on your mouse pointer and pan when you move your mouse (but zooming out is just as easy).
- Change your screen resolution. From the start screen, type "Display settings" and you'll find a settings control to change the resolution of your monitor. Change it to something smaller so that Photoshop's GUI will be larger.
- Memorize all of the keyboard shortcuts for all functions and never look at any of the menus. :)
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Thanks Adam.

However, changing the screen resolution doesn't work. Everything else scales up, but PhotoshopCS6 stays the same.

Know of a good source listing keyboard shortcuts?
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Edit -> Keyboard Shortcuts -> Summarize
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This idea has been marked as "Implemented" but I don't think that is correct because when Mr. Acevedo asked about this 3 years ago, it was in regards to CS6.

CS6 still does not work properly on high-resolution monitors for windows 8.1
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It sounded like more of a bug-fix to me, because you just can't see these menus.

I'm really disappointed in the way Adobe is handling this issue.
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When I look at the information on the Adobe website and Windows 8.1 compatibility It says this:

http://helpx.adobe.com/x-productkb/gl...

"Is Adobe aware of any major issues, bugs, or odd user experiences when using CC, CS6 or Adobe Acrobat products with Windows 8.1?

When attempting to install an Adobe Creative Cloud application on Windows 8.1 using Internet Explorer 11, you could encounter a plug-in warning. Learn More. Adobe has found no other significant issues with running CC, CS6, or Acrobat products with Windows 8.1. "

Where on Adobe's website can I find out information on "maximum screen resolution" that can be used with CS6 so that the menus are readable?
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Hi Lucy, We provide system requirements here: http://helpx.adobe.com/photoshop/syst...

Whether you can see the UI elements is dependent on a number of factors, including your monitors screen resolution/settings and your vision.
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I've got perfect vision and there is no way to put the monitor's screen resolution/settings in such a way so as to make Adobe Photoshop CS6 readable while maintaining the rest of the programs and operating system in Windows 8.1 in a reasonable manner.

These system requirements do not point out the problem that seems to surface continually with hi-resolution monitors.

I went through tech support and had an Adobe representative remotely use my screen, to do the same kind adjustments to resolution/settings, and he couldn't fix it either. At the end of it he directed me to the "bug fix" area http://feedback.photoshop.com/photosh...

But then this is interpreted as a "feature request", rather than a "bug fix" and Adobe won't help.
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I think the "implementation" is to simply give up on your display's native (high) rez and go back to a lesser pixel count.
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I just decided to install Photoshop CC2014 and WTH? All the tools shrank to somewhere in the 2 point font range. You guys cannot figure out how to make the menus visible to humans? Yes after using every version of photoshop that has ever existed I use and define plenty of short cuts but you can't use a short cut for everything. I read where other people get headaches from using your software-this is not a joke.
I followed several of the links to watch videos and read other threads. None of this information has lead to a solution.
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This may be heresy to some, but using a Mac eliminates the issue. This is a Windows-only issue.
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I"m thinking of getting this computer Toshiba Portege Z30-ASMBNX2 UltrabookTM 1366x768 does anyone know if that will work ok with Adobe CS6?
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MAC isn't hearsay per se... but everything else we've got over here is in windows and there are some awful compatibility things with crossing MAC and PC and so can't go that route either.
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Lucy, that 1366x768 rez should be fine. Just stay away from the higher-rez displays because that is where the Photoshop UI issue becomes apparent. Oh, and the compatibility thing, particularly with Adobe files, is pretty much a thing of the past.
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Hi Mardi, I responded above to another customer that we're investigating a change that will correct this for you (allow you to scale Menus independent of the Photoshop UI scaling pref).
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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled
Toolbars in Photoshop CC are so tiny, I can barely read them. Is there a way to enlarge these toolbars and tool icons??.


I can't read the toolbars??????????
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I can't read them in Bridge and ACR either
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Hi Diane, the ACR team has been implementing HiDPI for CC/windows in ACR 8.7. Try it out here: http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/ca...
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I have Photoshop version 6.2

Are there any plans to provide an update to fix the same issue with this version???
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There is no such version of Photoshop.

But new features like this go into the current version of Photoshop, and will not appear in older versions.
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Greg, if you are referring to Elements 6, the just released Elements 13 supports scaled UI.
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My mistake - the version is:

Adobe Photoshop Version: 13.0.1 (13.0.1.3 20131024.r.34 2013/10/24:21:00:00) x64

So, are there any plans to provide a fix for this? Because without a fix, I can't see how Adobe can say their product is fit for purpose...
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Again, this is already addressed in Photoshop CC 2014 (2 versions newer than what you have).
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This bug was reported over three years ago.
2010, CS4 bug reported, adobe promised to fix it.
2011, CS5 bug reported, adobe promised to fix it.
2012, CS6 bug reported, adobe promised to fix it.
2014, CC update, Adobe doesn't fix it and reneges on it's lackluster support of the last 4 years refusing to fix a problem users had paid for over the last 4 years.
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We can't say. A lot of it depends on working out the issues in the Windows UI scaling code - which we don't control.
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Chris, with a strict reading of your answer, I will agree that your statement is accurate, and I wish people would see and understand that this is an issue with the way PS handles a WINDOWS function, and is not entirely a Adobe problem, so thanks for your patience in re-stating your answer time after time, I'm sure it's a bit maddening. However, this solution ONLY applies to those using hi-density displays. For those of us still rockin' last week's 1080p displays, the UI font size is still miniscule in comparison to all the other CC14 apps. Since I cannot attach pix to replies, I will duplicate this comment in the main body, along with the relevant image.
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1080 displays are already handled with the 200% UI scaling - it was specifically designed with the surface pro systems in mind. But more general UI scaling for odd sized displays, or those with vision problems, is what we are still working with Microsoft to solve.
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Have you used 200% UI scaling on a Surface Pro 1 or 2? The settings dialog is cut off so that buttons and menu items don't fit on the screen. That's a 1080 display. I think you mean it was designed for the Surface Pro 3 with its 2160 x 1440 resolution screen.
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Oh my goodness - Chris, I'm not trying to be snarky, but REALLY? Do you actually believe that it is "handled" or am I totally missing something?? 200% UI scaling on a 1920x1200 display is ludicrous. As Adam stated, at that res nothing even fits on the screen, not to mention the ridiculously jerky mouse response. Again, since I cannot reply with pictures in comments, I will post this as a separate answer with attached photo.
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Chris, with a strict reading of your answer, I will agree that your statement is accurate, and I wish people would see and understand that this is an issue with the way PS handles a WINDOWS function, and is not entirely a Adobe problem, so thanks for your patience in re-stating your answer time after time, I'm sure it's a bit maddening. However, this solution ONLY applies to those using hi-density displays. For those of us still rockin' last week's 1080p displays, the UI font size is still miniscule in comparison to all the other CC14 apps. And, FYI, this is **with** the UI_SCALE_FACTOR environment variable set at 1.26, a hatchet fix that **NO** end user should ever need apply just to make a product more usable.
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(ILLUSTRATION FOR REPOSNSE ABOVE)

Oh my goodness - Chris, I'm not trying to be snarky, but REALLY? Do you actually believe that it is "handled" or am I totally missing something?? 200% UI scaling on a 1920x1200 display is ludicrous. As Adam stated, at that res nothing even fits on the screen, not to mention the ridiculously jerky mouse response.
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We understand new features are not supported but bugs are not new features. For you to not fix a line-down bug during the support period is criminal. Then to run the support period out and NEVER fix it???
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Photoshop is not an online service. Photoshop CC has some network services, if you want to use them, but you don't have to use them. You need to get online every few weeks or months to verify the subscription, and check for updates, but that's it. I'm not sure who told you incorrectly that it was an online service.....
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David - but the UI scaling is a new feature, and not even remotely a bug fix. It isn't something that could rationally be considered for older versions.
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Even with CC, which I have, you cannot see ACR and Briidge. I would make sure you can see exactly what programs you have to access. I have been told ever part of CC is controlled by different teams and they are not all using the workaround Photoshop is. Extremely Frustrating.
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Hi Diane, the ACR team has been implementing HiDPI for CC/windows in ACR 8.7. Try it out here: http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/ca...
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So excited! I will try it later this afternoon. Thanks !
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This issue so infuriates me that a company as big and trusted as Adobe can not make a product customers with a HiRes monitor can see. If you can make a workaround for Photoshop CC, why can't if be made for Bridge and ACR? Different teams, right???? So tired of that lame answer.
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Photoshop CC 2014 works just fine on high res Windows systems. And ACR and Bridge are different teams that waited for Photoshop to work out the issues on Windows first.
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Dear Chris,

may I ask in how Photoshop CC 2014 works fine on high res Windows system? I ask this question because I have Photoshop CC 2014 on a high res Windows system. I have to use a scale of 150% on windows 7 system. If I use the Photoshopo 200% scaling it doesn ́t work. The programm is not useable this way because the menus come too big.
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Hi Patrik, Please see my comment above. We're investigating a change that will correct this for you (allow you to scale Menus independent of the Photoshop UI scaling pref).
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To access the scaling feature in CC 2015, select Preferences>User Interface and set the UI scaling pop-up to "200%" for HiRes displays.

In CC 2014, this feature can be found under Preferences>Experimental Features and enable "Scale UI 200%"

As of the 2014.2 release or later of Photoshop the engineering team has made some changes to the way that Menus are scaled. See update announcement here:http://blogs.adobe.com/photoshopdotco...

The menu font size in the 2014.2.x release of Photoshop CC is determined by the operating system settings. For example, on Windows 8.1, you can adjust the menu font size by following the steps in the “Make text and other items on the desktop larger” section of this Microsoft Help topic.
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I went through the releases and links at the blog referenced above and found no mention whatever as to UI scaling improvements. Can you be more specific as to where this issue is addressed?
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Font size for menus are now controlled by the OS settings. Previously menus were either forced to be 100% or 200% based on the Photoshop preference.

Everything else (dialogs, tools, panels) should be controls by either 100/200% or the font size in the preferences panel.
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Allow me to rephrase, Jeffrey. I went through the blog and linked release notes and found no mention of UI scaling whatever.
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And the Windows-based UI_SCALE_FACTOR variable affects Adobe apps globally, yes?
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Jeffery, kind sir... In the above post you clearly state: "The menu font size in the 2014.2.x release of Photoshop CC is determined by the operating system settings."

I'm afraid I have to call BS on that statement, and here is my evidence: (Oh, right, no pix in comments. Durrr. Lame. I will post this as a fresh entry in this thread - but I assume it will just be met with deafening silence, just like all my other damning screenshots.) Please exercise your ADVOCACY skills, not your "PR Damage Control" skills.
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Hi Jeffrey,

I installted Version: 2014.2.0 and tried the gradation menu again. I think it is still quite big. What do you think about it (attached picture)?

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Dialogs and panels follow the 200% pref. The menus (File, Edit, Image, Layers, and panel flyouts) follow your OS scaling with the update.
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Jeffrey, I will play with my OS scaling once again, but I do not see any changes. Menus are still either miniscule of ludicrously large.
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Please see my screenshots from 24 days ago, to which there was never any reply.
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Jeffrey,

I have to correct myself. Now I tried to use 100% scaling of windows, but it does not change menu size (see attachment with 100% scale and gradation menu):

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This is what I get. This is with Windows UI scaling variable (something I should NEVER have to mess with - EVER) set at 126%. Perhaps have the Photoshop UI scaling team talk to the folks over at the UI teams for ANY OTHER ADOBE APP. This is nothing short of silly, guys. We are about at the point where we will simply go back through our InDesign files and save them all back out as IDML files so we can at least open them (yeah, there's a bunch of production hours we never budgeted for), dump CC and go back to CS6. Oh, but hey, let's look at it this way: It **has* had the effect of saving us money by putting on hold our intent to purchase more hi-rez displays. :-/

Yes, that was snarkasm.

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I love how when the Adobe team gets nailed to a wall with proof AND a comment that can't be deleted (since it's with site guidelines) that the response is invariably just silence. This applies to not just MY comments, by the way,
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UI scaling is a known bug that adobe was alerted to in 2010 when we paid good money for CS4 Master Suite and it was never fixed.
Then is was discussed in 2011 when people paid good money for CS5 Master Suite and it was never fixed.
Then is was discussed in 2012 when people paid good money for CS6 Master Suite and it was never fixed.

Adobe has a fiduciary responsibility to fix known bugs in a timely manner and not kick the can down the road and disenfranchise loyal customers who have invested in your software and alienate them calling this a "new feature". A new feature adds new functionality while a bug fix allows the SW to be used in the manner it was designed and paid for. Definition of quality is "fit for use" and your three version of paid SW has no quality.
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Nick Wright

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UI scaling was never a feature if you consider customers being able to use your SW on their computer. Just like "open" and "save" is not a "feature", its just how the SW works to make it functional to the customers who paid for it. We understand paying for an upgrade for the next version but that is no longer an option with Adobe, more of a lifestyle now. I liked the CC version that came out in 2012 and gave you an option to purchase it or lease it, customers choice. But to eliminate the ownership model entirely was not right, especially if you intentionally starve and cripple CS6 to get people to switch is underhanded.
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I believe Nick is referring to the fact that the menus in PS have been steadily shrinking from release to release, with accompanying customer complaints.
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Nick Wright

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Along with the shrinking HW. I just purchased an 13" HP laptop as a portable platform to Run CS6 with a 2500DPI display and it is unusable. I am in discussions with HP now to try and refund my HW as Adobe is not doing anything to make its SW work.
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The Photoshop menus and UI text have not changed size. The only "new" thing involved is the release of higher resolution displays on Windows systems (some released before the OS was capable of scaling the UI correctly on them) - which make normal size UI appear smaller.

Photoshop did make changes to work with high resolution displays, just as soon as the Photoshop team and Microsoft could make it work (CC 2014). But we spent a very long time working with Microsoft to fix OS issues and work around OS issues in order to make the 200% UI scaling work. The Photoshop team is continuing to work with Microsoft to make more flexible UI scaling work on Windows.
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Nick - Photoshop did add a feature to work with the new high res displays, in Photoshop CC 2014. Photoshop CS6 is several versions behind and, of course, will not be getting new features.
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Photoshop CC 2014.2 still has UI problems even on the Surface Pro 3 (which was given to everyone at Adobe MAX today). Here's a picture of the "Save for Web" dialog after turning on 200% UI scaling in the Photoshop Experimental Features preference.

See where the "Save", "Cancel", and "Done" buttons are? You can't press them because they're under the task bar. That window is not resizable either.
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I am not with you that this is another topic. It has directly to do with the scaling problem. I don ́t know why this can ́t be discussed here. Instead of deleting my message I would prefer a honest answer.
It ́s not o.k. to swipe unwanted arguments to another page.
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No, this is a specific bug in the SaveForWeb dialog on a specific display size - it really is a different topic. This has little or nothing to do with this topic, so it was move to a new topic where it could be investigated.
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Patrik Rederer

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But this bug only appears because the 200% scaling is too much.
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Chris Cox

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No, it appears due to a bug in the dialog layout logic for SaveForWeb, and is a very different issue from this topic.
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^^ Uhhh, this looks like a pretty blatant "sweep it under the rug" response, Chris. The issue would not come up if 200% scaling were not invoked. It is PRECISELY on-topic.