Do you like a particular website but you have to strain your eyes to read whatâ€™s written on it? Worry no more as we bring you the ultimate easy-to-follow guide to overcome this obstacle. Almost all well-designed websites give you an option to adjust the browser font size as per your requirement. Some sites even allow you to play around with the color and display of the web page.
Other than the browsers mentioned below, there could be some web pages that would need you to manually adjust the font size every time you visit them with your browser:
Microsoft Internet Explorer
To increase the font size in Microsoft Internet Explorer, go to View and select Text Size from the browser menu. This will open a sub menu from which you can select your desired font size from Largest, Larger, Medium, Smaller and Smallest.
Netscape and Mozilla Firefox
For both these browsers, press the Ctrl, Shift and “+” key simultaneously to increase the font size.
To reduce the same, use Ctrl and the “-” key.
If you want the default font setting, press Ctrl and the number 0.
Go to the menu bar and select Page > Select Text Zoom > Choose Larger, Smaller, or Normal according to your needs.
Go to the task bar and then to Tools option. Either select Preferences; or press Alt + P. Choose the tab Web Pages, then click the button next to “Normal Font”. Select the font and size you want. Press OK or the Enter key.
Use the Apple key and “+” key to increase the font size.
Pressing Apple and “-” will decrease the text size.
Pressing Apple and the number 0 will set the default font text size
For small font, go to the Task bar and select View > Make Text Smaller / Press and hold the CTRL, then press – (the minus sign).
For big font, go to View > Make Text Bigger / Press and hold the CTRL, then press + (the plus sign)
To get the default font setting back, select View > Make Text Normal Size / Press and hold the CTRL, then press 0 (zero).
Windows users with a scroll-wheel mouse can use Ctrl and the scroll-wheel to increase or decrease the font size. If you do not use Microsoft Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox, see the Help menu of your browser for information on adjusting font size.