[Desktop] Implement Microsoft's DirectWrite API to support high-quality text rendering

Font is still blurry only in the Spotify application when using high resolution screens. Please implement Microsoft's DirectWrite API to improve text readability in the UI. 

 

https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/dd368038%28v=vs.85%29.aspx

 

Worth noting Chrome had blurry font until Google implemented the DirectWrite API

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Updated: 2016-04-19

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Status changed to: Inactive Idea
Updated: 2016-04-19

Hello!

Your idea has been submitted a while ago but unfortunately hasn't gathered enough kudos (50 per year). In order to keep an overview of the active & recent ideas in this forum, we will close this idea for now. However this does not mean that your idea has been declined by Spotify.

If you still feel strongly about your request, we encourage you to post your idea in a little different form again! Maybe now is the right time to receive the support of our community for your suggestion! 😉

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