O crap i just installed the update and yes, its stuck in low rez graphics for me too. Newest macbook pro. Gone to shi.. Thanks - I had to downgrade as part of a replacement Mac bad USB port , so I'll hold off on the upgrade until it's fixed.
Yep, they just closed mine as a duplicate, so they're definitely aware of it. Hopefully fixed in the next build. Because point releases do not replace the Recovery partition, it is possible to revert to Apple has responded to my bug report asking me to test my system in El Capitan. We know that works, of course. I will probably do this in an external HD. Search by keywords or tags Submit Search Clear search query Additional information about Search by keywords or tags Supported Searches:.
Click again to start watching. S Resolutions are in this order: x x blurry x x x x one step up from the default in Beta macOS. Asked by Klondike. Copy to clipboard Share this post. Copied to Clipboard. Add a Comment. Posted by thebernardgroup. I have already filed a bug report: Posted by Klondike. It may not display this or other websites correctly. You should upgrade or use an alternative browser. Thread starter RehabMan Start date May 25, Prev 1 … Go to page.
Go to page. First Prev 91 of 96 Go to page. So steps I have taken: 1. Redesign plist file with wide range of scaled resolutions 2. Click to expand Tested all hidpi resolutions and none of them work. Tested x with the three different timings and they all work. The only resolutions that do not work in switchresx are all hidpi resolutions, every other type of resolution including hidpi and non-hidpi works. All screenshots attached showing my findings - final 3 screenshots show 3 hidpi resolutions timing info, they are x hz, x hz and x hz.
Keep repeatedly adding 8 pixels to the vertical until it does work. Then repeat the test starting at and subtracting 8 pixels until it works. I want to know how different from Seems I have to design plist with normal scaled resolutions. Include the override file created by SwitchResX and the override file that doesn't work.
Plus the screen shot of the current resolutions sorted by resolution. Also, if you could answer the questions I asked, it would be educational. Seems like this bug should be reported to Apple, since there is little change that it is Hackintosh related. Does this mean custom scaled resolutions were created by SwitchResX? The webpage for creating scaled resolutions may use different hex data than SwitchResX. Scaled resolution includes the width and height and may optionally include flags: Code:.
Screen Shot at Attached switchresx plist originally had no file ext on the end, had to add. Running latest version Catalina I'd be so thankful if someone could point me in the right direction. Thanks in advance.
It seems to work, and it is much easier than the Quartz Debug approach. In brief, run the following commands, log out, log on, and the HiDPI resolutions are available in the display preferences:. I solved the problem by installing SwitchResX.
If your monitor supports it, it may also be worth setting the DisplayPort version to 1. I have a late Mac Air with a Samsung S27D display and had all sorts of intermittent resolution switching issues until I made that change. As for me its pretty good app that give you opportunity for changing resolution any that you want.
Stack Overflow for Teams — Start collaborating and sharing organizational knowledge. Create a free Team Why Teams? Collectives on Stack Overflow. Learn more. Ask Question. Asked 9 years, 8 months ago. Modified 4 years, 10 months ago. Viewed 91k times. Improve this question. Dave Dave JukkaSuomela you should add this method as an answer instead of a comment. It works and it's much easier than downloading quartz debug.
I would also copy the commands from that github script to your answer since links to solutions on other sites don't always last. Add a comment. Sorted by: Reset to default. Highest score default Trending recent votes count more Date modified newest first Date created oldest first. Help us improve our answers. Are the answers below sorted in a way that puts the best answer at or near the top?
Original: After reading through several forums, websites, blogs. The only tool I found that actually gives us the options is SwitchResX. However another problem exists here. Here's a screenshot for your reference: After contacting the developer, he presented a workaround - adding one more pixel - which worked for me. Sometimes it doesn't show up right away, play around with it and it should.
Here you go. Improve this answer. Vic Jang Vic Jang 4 4 silver badges 10 10 bronze badges. I don't know why this does not have more upvotes. Thanks for the hint with adding custom resolutions. I went for x, which comes down to x with HiDPI. Doesn't it make stuff lag? Running Illustrator and everything seems pretty lag-ish, graphic wise. I agree with NikolausDemmel that this solution is worthy of more upvotes. You are right, nevermind me. Adding the scaled resolution did created a non scaled x, but there was also a x HiDpi resolution.
Btw, things looked a little bit too big, so I created a scaled x 4K? Show 3 more comments. Search for , download, and install Apple's free Additional Tools for Xcode 8 for previous Xcode releases search for Graphics Tools for Xcode according to your version.
Note: free Apple Developer account required. Launch Quartz Debug application. Quit Quartz Debug. Open System Preferences. Select Displays icon. If using multiple display, select the configuration window on the display you wish to simulate HiDPI mode on. Paul Dunahoo Paul Dunahoo 1 1 gold badge 2 2 silver badges 5 5 bronze badges. Would this work? Add a comment. Sorted by: Reset to default. Highest score default Date modified newest first Date created oldest first. Improve this answer.
Roy Roy 41 2 2 bronze badges. This has saved my life. Can't thank you enough. I have been looking for this for a very long time. I was not able to bear the default high resolution and not able to work with 2x resolution. Thanks again.
Thanks, this works — Yayo Arellano. Cajunluke MrDaniel MrDaniel However, it is possible to get a 2x display at x which is half of the native resolution on a Macbook Air or by Enabling HiDPI modes in Quartz Debug osxdaily. The problem is that it will only enable half native resolution for HiDPI. Turion Turion 1 1 1 bronze badge. A restart of your computer should do the trick or maybe just logging out and back in.
You don't need Quartz Debug to enable the settings either. The Overflow Blog. Featured on Meta. Related 5.
Intel Macs: You can try to define any HiDPI resolution by creating a new scaled resolution with a doubled size. For example, if you want to try x I want to use a HiDPI resolution that is half the native size of the monitor, but this doesn't work · Why isn't there any HiDPI resolution on my M1 Mac? First you need to get SwitchResX. After installation, you then click System Preferences > Other > SwitchResX > select your Mac / Monitor from the right column -.