Locate the Maltego.exe file

1. Press the Windows key.

2. Type "Maltego".

3. Right-click the "Maltego" App.

4. Click "Open file location". This will open a File Explorer Window showing the Maltego shortcut files.



5. Right-click the "Maltego" shortcut file.

6. Click "Open file location". This will open a File Explorer Window showing the Maltego "bin" folder

contents, including the Maltego executable file, i.e. "maltego.exe".


Update compatibility settings

1. Select the Maltego executable file, i.e. "maltego.exe".



2. Right-click "maltego.exe" file and click "Properties".

3. Click the "Change high DPI settings" button.



4. In the "High DPI scaling override" section:

i. Tick the "Override high DPI scaling behavior." check box.

ii. Select "System" from the "Scaling performed by:" drop down box.



5. Click the "Ok" button to close this window.

6. Click the "Apply" button to save the configuration changes.

7. Click the "Ok" button to close this window

(Optional) Change Maltego font scaling

Note - If you changed the font size during installation from font size 11 to 22, the application font will now appear very large. Follow these instructions to restore the font to font size 11.

1. Launch the Maltego Desktop application.

2. Click the "Application Menu" button, i.e. Maltego icon.

3. Select and click "Options" from the "Application Menu"



4. Select and click "Display" in the "Options" window.

5. Change all font size settings to font size 11 (or other preferred size).

6. Click the "Apply" button to save the settings.

7. Click the "Ok" button to close the "Options" window.

8. Close and relaunch Maltego to apply the changes.