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Any lines you can put in Prepar3D.cfg to keep 2D panels from stretching in 21:9 formatted displays?

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Beyond resizing them and saving it as a default flight I'm wondering if there is a magic trick to employ here.

 

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I looked and only found this statement:

 

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Posted 13 March 2016 - 02:36 AM

tf51d, on 13 Mar 2016 - 03:14 AM, said:snapback.png

True for 3D Virtual Cockpits, but there will be distortion if using 2D panels.

 

This is a different issue. Unfortunately an aircraft's panel.cfg file specifies the position and size of 2D panels as a fraction of the screen width and height. This means that for any given aircraft the sizes presume a particular screen aspect ratio and (of course) the panels will appear stretched or squashed on a different screen.

 

So you just resize the panel. Or change the entries in panel.cfg. The best practical way is to save a flight with the windows sized correctly and they will load correctly when you load the flight.

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