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After installing 22.0.0 from 21.0.0, everything is at least 2X in size WT?

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This includes toolbars. Yes I can probably change some settings and get the view back to where it was, but why do I have to?????

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It is in 22.0 version the layout.css.devPixelsPerPx


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hello, firefox 22 is respecting the pixel density you've set on a system level in the windows control panel > appearance settings.

Modified by philipp

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Hello ldb55066, go to about:config, find layout.css.devPixelsPerPx , and change the value (double-click on it) between 0.05 and 1.0 (default value is -1.0), i think you don't have the default value, have you ?

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This Bug was fixed for Firefox 22 -

First item in the Release Notes for Firefox 22.0.

Check the settings in Win 7 for "Adjust screen resolution".

Report back as to what your setting is.

A discussion of this was started back in March in the MozillaZine Builds fora, when it landed in the 22.0.a1 version.

This particular posting might get you back to the way that was in Firefox 21 and earlier.

In about:config = layout.css.devPixelsPerPx
The default setting is -1.0 = change it to 1.0 =without the minus, to revert to the former method of handling DPI.

damn, too slow with my response

Modified by the-edmeister

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I went back to version 21. I do have a larger DPI already set in Windows scaling so I am sure this is what happened. I did not see the layout.css.devPixelsPerPx in the about:config listing for version 21. Is it in version 22 or do I have to add it to the list?

Thanks for all of the replies

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It is in 22.0 version the layout.css.devPixelsPerPx


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Set the css setting from -1.0 to 1.0 and all is well now.

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Now that I have installed version 22.0.0 and have made the adjustment to About:comfig, my only complaint is that pop up menus are quite small now. Is there a line to userchrome that I could add that would make menus like the downloaded file options and the close tabs options larger?