CWLMS 3.0.1: LMS Portal 1.0.1: Window is scaled to fit the monitor

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Jun 30th, 2008
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when logging in to LMS and the initial LMS Portal page opens the size of this page is set according to the monitor size (monitor resolution?). As a side effect, having a 16:9 monitor results in a big landscape GUI which is not very nice, because resizing leads to scroll-bars where it would not be necessary...

having the graphics card spread the desktop over 2 monitors results in a really big picture....

Is this a bug or can this not be avoided due to programmatically issues with the web 2.0 features of the portal?

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Joe Clarke Mon, 06/30/2008 - 08:48
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You could probably call it a usability enhancement request, though I'm not sure how feasible the fix would be. It may not be avoidable while preserving the desired effects for portrait resolutions. You could open a TAC service request to get the official word from development.

FYI, the portal is built using an Open Source framework from Liferay ( You may find some tips there.


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