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Windows 7: Does any of you also use an Apple Computer? I have a question

01 Jan 2015   #1
bariscan90

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Does any of you also use an Apple Computer? I have a question

Hello, does any of you also use an Apple Computer? If so, does your operating system(OSX) have a focus rectangle that windows has it? Is there any dotted boxes around icons or any buttons?

Thank you!
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03 Jan 2015   #2
Anak

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Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

I don't use OSX, but from what I've seen the OSX version of Windows Magnifier displays the same way with solid borders around the magnified area.
See: Preview's new "Magnifier" | Preview | Mac OS X Tips

Is there a specific use that you notice the dash lines or can you see them whenever you use Zoom?
Note   Note
In Mac OS 8 and 9 this feature was called CloseView. In OSX it is called Zoom.

Do you use any third-party drawing apps? Sometimes these can crossover and affect the main OS. Check all your settings especially any smoothing, make sure its turned on if you do have these types of programs and check the OSX Zoom and main display settings for smoothing.

If you increase the zoom factor; Do the dash lines get thicker or do they disappear? If thicker, It could be a screen resolution setting. If they disappear while zooming in or out they could be artifacts in whatever your trying to magnify.

This may be similar: Problem with Preview "Select" command - MacRumors Forums

I have seen a Mozilla Bug Report if you use Firefox in OSX while using zoom, but it's marked resolved. Are you up to date? the latest OSX is: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/os-x...15041082?mt=12

You may have to visit your favorite OSX Forum and pose your question there.

Here's what mine looks like:
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