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Subject: Re: MEDM Wheel Switch
From: Jim Batch <batch_j@ligo-wa.caltech.edu>
To: tech-talk@aps.anl.gov
Date: Tue, 09 Oct 2012 08:14:26 -0700
Take a look at this reference for installing fonts:

http://www.aps.anl.gov/epics/EpicsDocumentation/ExtensionsManuals/MEDM/MEDM.html#Fonts

Jim Batch
LIGO Hanford
Richland, WA

On 10/8/12 6:09 PM, Noboru Yamamoto wrote:
> Hi,
>
> (2012/10/09 9:47), Anthony Andrews wrote:
>> Hi All,
>>
>> My name is Anthony (Tony) Andrews, and I'm a graduate student at Idaho 
>> State University.
>>
>> I would like to use a particular controller in MEDM called a "wheel 
>> switch".
>>
>> This controller has arrows for changing a number value up and down to 
>> three decimal places or so.
>>
>> However, the arrows and font size are currently too small to use 
>> effectively.
>>
>> Even when I change the size of the button, the size of the text and 
>> arrows doesn't change.
>>
>> Does anyone happen to know a way to make the arrows and font a bit larger?
> Do you get the messages like:
>
>  medmInit: Unable to load font widgetDM_60
>    Trying default (fixed) instead
>
> when you start medm?
> Then the problem you have may be solved by:
>
> 1) define environment variables like widgetDM_60 etc. (please refer the
> manual for detail)
>
> or
>
> 2) use "-displayFont scalable" argument when you start medm.
>
>
> Regards,
>
> Noboru Yamamoto
> Acclerator contro group
> J-PARC center/KEK & JAEA
> JAPAN
>
>>
>> Thanks!
>


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