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MIB stores its configuration parameters:
  • Windows in c:\temp\im_browser.mat or when c:\temp is not available then the configuration parameters can be found in C:\Users\User-name\AppData\Local\Temp\im_browser.mat
  • Linux in the script directory or in the local tmp directory (/tmp)

The configuration file is automatically created after closing of MIB.
If MIB does not start check Matlab path and/or delete c:\temp\im_browser.mat file.

GUI scaling of MIB (MIB 2 only)
  • [Windows] When using large system fonts, adjust the system scaling factor:
    MIB->Menu->File->Preferences->User interface tweaks->GUI scaling->Operating system scaling factor
    For example, if the font size is Medium, set the scaling factor to 1.25
    system font scaling
    How to modify system scaling settings

  • [MacOS, Linux] If the size of GUI is not optimal it can be tweaked from the GUI scaling dialog:
    MIB->Menu->File->Preferences->User interface tweaks->GUI scaling

    • The user interface can look not optimal on high density screens, for example, fonts and panels can be too small for comfortable work
      Mac GUI scaling
    • This can be fixed from the Preferences window (Menu->File->Preferences->GUI Scaling)
      Mac GUI scaling
    • Please provide a scaling factor to increase size of GUI widgets
      Mac GUI scaling
    • You can use the Font size edit boxes to increase the size of fonts:
      Mac GUI scaling
    • Sometimes, some widgets of GUI are rescaled wrongly, as the tables in the following image
      Mac GUI scaling
    • Scaling of individual widgets can be turned on and off in the GUI scaling dialog
      Mac GUI scaling
    • The look of the user interface after scaling
      Mac GUI scaling

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