#1727 Shortcuts for Zoom In / Zoom out are not working

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2016-06-15
2008-06-17
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Hi,

the hotkeys "Strg++" and "Strg+-" (using German language and German key layout) for Zoom in / Zoom out are not working.

Regards

Bernd Wetzel

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  • Bernd Wetzel

    Bernd Wetzel - 2008-06-17

    WinMerge Configuration

     
  • Kimmo Varis

    Kimmo Varis - 2008-06-19
    • assigned_to: nobody --> gerundt
     
  • Kimmo Varis

    Kimmo Varis - 2008-06-19

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    I switched WinMerge to German in my English Windows version (XP) and shortcuts worked fine.

    Tim, can you check this too? I assume you have a German Windows..

     
  • Tim Gerundt

    Tim Gerundt - 2008-06-19

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    Mhh, I have no problem with the Zoom shortcuts if I use the font "Lucida Console". I tested it on a German Windows XP Home.

     
  • Kimmo Varis

    Kimmo Varis - 2008-06-20

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    Just to be sure - you are talking about font selected in WinMerge, not Windows GUI font?

    Lucida is True Type font, so it is not about bitmap fonts unable to zoom.

     
  • Alan Ford

    Alan Ford - 2008-09-29

    I have a German keyboard attached (system language is English) and the shortcut keys do not work.

     
  • sseidler

    sseidler - 2012-12-06

    Hi, I am using a fresh Win7/winmerge 2.12.4.0 install with german keyboard and language settings. I can confirm that the shortcuts still don't work.

    As alternative I would appreciate being able to set the initial zoom factor during startup or in the options.

    Thanks,
    Stefan

     
  • dragon788

    dragon788 - 2016-06-15

    I also noticed issues zooming on 2.14.0.0 Unicode. The issue appears to be that the Zoom shortcut Ctrl + and Ctrl - are only looking for the NUMPAD key codes, rather than the -/ +/= keys.

     

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