Font size in menu bar



  • Hi
    may be somebody have an idea or already find it how …

    Ubuntu 20.04 Display settings: 2560x1440 (16:9) Fractional scaling 150%
    All Apps have the desire font size on menus, but not Notepad++
    I can modify document font size but MENU FONT SIZE is really SMAAAALLLL :)
    Any ideas
    TIA
    Jago



  • @Jago-Jago said in Font size in menu bar:

    By All Apps you mean other wine apps? Or native linux apps?



  • Hi, both native or not work OK

    :)



  • @Jago-Jago

    I’m sorry but I don’t understand your answer.
    Npp is a Windows application.
    To run it on Ubuntu, or any other Linux derivative, you need Wine.
    So no, Npp is not a native application on Ubuntu.



  • I’m running ver 7.8.9 on my ubuntu NB. (no Wine)

    Screenshot from 2020-08-23 16-45-50.png



  • @Jago-Jago said in Font size in menu bar:

    I’m running ver 7.8.9 on my ubuntu NB. (no Wine)

    Linux (and thus Ubuntu) cannot run Windows apps natively. So either you have a Wine-alternative (maybe modern Ubuntu comes with Wine or something similar pre-installed, so you don’t realize you’re using it? I don’t have experience with Ubuntu, so I don’t know), or someone somewhere has done some miraculous coding that I don’t know about to be able to repackage a Windows executable which relies on the MS-specific Win32 API to work in linux (though I have no clue how).

    So my requests/questions would be:

    1. Please post the ?-menu’s Debug Info, which tells us a lot more useful information than the About dialog you pasted
    2. How did you install Notepad++? Where did the download come from?


  • @Jago-Jago

    like @PeterJones already said, if you check your debug-info you will
    see that npp uses Wine like here on my manjaro test system.

    Notepad++ v7.8.8 (64-bit)
    Build time : Jun 23 2020 - 23:59:56
    Path : C:\tools\npp\x64\notepad++.exe
    Admin mode : ON
    Local Conf mode : ON
    OS Name : Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)
    OS Build : 17134.0
    Current ANSI codepage : 1252
    WINE : 5.12
    Plugins : mimeTools.dll NppConverter.dll NppExport.dll


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