Changing the Canvas Size - Lumberyard User Guide

Changing the Canvas Size

Open 3D Engine (O3DE), the successor to Lumberyard, is now available in Developer Preview. Download O3DE or visit the AWS Game Tech blog to learn more.

Change your game UI canvas size to visualize how your canvas might look on other displays and devices of varying resolutions. The size at which you save your canvas is the reference size that is used when you perform the Scale to Device action.

To change the canvas size

  1. On the toolbar, click the arrow beside the resolution to see a list of commonly used canvas sizes for various platforms.

  2. Select the size you want or click Other to enter a custom canvas size.


You can customize the list of canvas sizes that appear in the list by modifying a JSON file stored locally on your machine. In Windows, the canvas size presets file is located in the following directory: