Bug 53472 - Cross-platform templates dialog does not function properly with larger environment fonts / high DPI monitors
Summary: Cross-platform templates dialog does not function properly with larger enviro...
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Templates ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: --- minor
Target Milestone: 15.6
Assignee: Pierce Boggan [MSFT]
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-03-17 17:38 UTC by Pierce Boggan [MSFT]
Modified: 2017-11-01 16:05 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Pierce Boggan [MSFT] 2017-03-17 17:38:53 UTC
# Steps to reproduce
1. Set a Visual Studio environment font of (or something larger than default of "10") by going to Tools -> Options -> Environment -> Fonts & Colors -> Size. Restart Visual Studio.
2. Open the new cross-platform templates dialog (in Visual Studio 2013 Update 3, Visual Studio 2015, or Visual Studio 2017).

# Expected behavior
Dialog scales and renders text properly.

# Actual behavior
Dialog does not scale and font renders improperly, as seen here: