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Designer: OS X Quicklook preview size is wrong

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I have created an A4 document using the preset in Designer.


When previewing it using OS X Quicklook, it is a lot smaller than A4 on my screen (95 X 140mm on my EIZO).

I tried to change the document DPI settings. Quicklook size was not affected.

It appears roughly the same size on both the built-in Retina and the external monitor.

On the Retina monitor it is even smaller. About 80 X 110 mm.


I attach the file.


Note: other files (for instance photos with 1920X1200 resolution), appear much larger in Quicklook.

Triggering Quicklook with alt-space stretches the image badly (pixelates a lot) . 


EDIT: I attach a screenshot


My system:

Retina Macbook Pro (mid 2012), with a 24" EIZO SX2461W attached.

OS X 10.10.4




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I would like to resurface this.

20 months later, it is still not resolved.


Quicklook is one of the most useful features of mac OS, and I think you should support it properly.


I am noticing a real problem here. Trying to become Adobe in 3 years, is a recipe for... becoming Adobe!

The users that we have been attracted to Affinity, want to ESCAPE Adobe.

Developing 3 new apps while having easy-to-fix bugs outstanding for 2 years, is a really bad idea.


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