Over-enlarged view in Studio 2009 - only a few letters visible on screen
Thread poster: Christine Andersen

Christine Andersen  Identity Verified
Denmark
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Nov 3, 2011

Has anyone else ever had this problem - and solved it?

I work with XP and Word 2003 for my own documents, but usually have no trouble with Word 2007 from clients, and they work fine with Studio 2009.

Now I have set up a project with a single file - about 5600 words with a client's 2007 file - and when I open a segment, the text is magnified enormously, so there is only space, literally, for three or four letters on my screen!

The font is Times Regular, pitc
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Has anyone else ever had this problem - and solved it?

I work with XP and Word 2003 for my own documents, but usually have no trouble with Word 2007 from clients, and they work fine with Studio 2009.

Now I have set up a project with a single file - about 5600 words with a client's 2007 file - and when I open a segment, the text is magnified enormously, so there is only space, literally, for three or four letters on my screen!

The font is Times Regular, pitch 10.5 so if I just open the file in Word, it is about the same size as the text on this page.
In Studio the letters are litereally 4 cm high!

I simply cannot see what I am doing, and can't work like that.

What has gone wrong?
And THANKS for any suggestions!

Christine
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MartinPorto  Identity Verified
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Hi Christine Nov 3, 2011

If you go to options in Studio, then down to font adaption, on that page you will see a tick box at the top, check that, then choose whatever fonts sizes you wish, and that should solve you problem!

 

Christine Andersen  Identity Verified
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Thanks, Martin, I'll try it! Nov 3, 2011

Thanks a lot!

I re-started the computer, saved the file as Word 2003 wiht another name, and opened a new project. That is working, but for other clients and documents I need to keep the other set up if possible, so I am really grateful if it works.


 

MartinPorto  Identity Verified
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I am sure it will! Nov 3, 2011

I had a similar problem, that solution worked for me.

Please post to say if it worked or not


 

Christine Andersen  Identity Verified
Denmark
Local time: 13:31
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It did work Nov 3, 2011

Just back from a meeting, but now I have tried it out, and it does work.

- and it will be useful to make font sizes more comfortable, even if they are not so extreme.

Thanks again!


 


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