Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

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yellowmix
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965 posts since 11 Aug, 2012 from morf frmo omfr form romf

Post Mon Mar 25, 2019 11:23 am

Yup! I can wholeheartedly recommend it again with no caveats!

mevla
KVRAF
2013 posts since 3 Nov, 2015

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Mon Mar 25, 2019 1:26 pm

Next big 'discovery' I foresee is the update of Obscurium and Consequence. I've fiddled with the two but their small size prevents really getting into.

And who knows, I actually might get into Guitarist with an update. Like Thesys previously, it is left aside for the time being.

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dandezebra
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1118 posts since 21 Dec, 2013 from USA

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:47 pm

Love the zoom but it is a bit blurred / grainy. Any chance that will be addressed in a future update as well? If so, I would use these plugs a lot more!

rbx11
KVRist
30 posts since 25 Feb, 2019

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:08 pm

dandezebra wrote:
Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:47 pm
Love the zoom but it is a bit blurred / grainy. Any chance that will be addressed in a future update as well? If so, I would use these plugs a lot more!
Yeah, they need to jack up the resolution of the raster images to smooth out the pixelization, that is if they don't switch to vector.

This update makes it better, but it's still less than ideal on a high resolution screen.

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dandezebra
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1118 posts since 21 Dec, 2013 from USA

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:14 pm

Vector would be fantastic!

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Jorgeelalto
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363 posts since 31 May, 2015 from the Iberian Peninsula

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:56 am

Thanks a lot guys, was just playing with Thesys today and this comes handy.

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topaz
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4370 posts since 15 Jul, 2001 from Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, U.K

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:19 am

Nice idea but just makes the gui blurry. please if are going to give us zoom at least sharpen up the fonts.

mevla
KVRAF
2013 posts since 3 Nov, 2015

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:50 am

It could be that the current 'zooming' approach cannot be used for apps like Consequence and Guitarist because of the profusion of small details.

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Jorgeelalto
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363 posts since 31 May, 2015 from the Iberian Peninsula

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:06 am

topaz wrote:
Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:19 am
Nice idea but just makes the gui blurry. please if are going to give us zoom at least sharpen up the fonts.
This is a quick approach to GUI resizing and honestly I prefer them doing this (so we have the option to keep the GUI at 100% perfectly clear or make it a big bigger even if it's blurry) than doing nothing at all, because I understand that redesigning and reimplementing a resizable GUI for plugins like Thesys which I don't think are sold too well now is not economically possible.

mevla
KVRAF
2013 posts since 3 Nov, 2015

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Sun Apr 14, 2019 12:08 pm

It could depend on how it was coded. If there's enough separation between functionality and UI then the UI could be upgrade with less work. And it can also depends on how they consider the capability of UI zooming. It might be that these apps were initially made for some kind of small smartphone or tablet, not for full-fledged studio work.

They are nevertheless very creative - software pieces of art by themselves - and having a (quality) zoom feature is most certainly a serious aspect to get more sales. As such the task could be prioritized as a business case.

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dandezebra
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1118 posts since 21 Dec, 2013 from USA

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:46 pm

They would have a lot more sales, I think, if they didn't seem to release fantastic products and then move on to the next one. I own them all, so I would love nothing more than a scalable UI that didn't blur.

I also know a few folks on here who might be more interested if they had that feature.
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achtnullacht
KVRer
15 posts since 28 Sep, 2007

Re: Are your Sugar Bytes plug-in GUIs too small or don't fit your monitor screen size?

Post Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:38 am

absolut fantstisch!!!
ich danke euch und weiter so.

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