Changing Browser Text Size

Microsoft Internet Explorer

If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer, go to the View menu at the top of your browser window and select Text Size from the drop down menu. From here you can choose the most appropriate size for you.

Mozilla Firefox and Netscape

Go to the View menu at the top of your browser window and select Text Size from the drop down menu. From here you can increase or decrease the text size to suit your preference.

Windows keyboard shortcuts:

  • Press Ctrl and + to increase the size
  • Press Ctrl and - to decrease the size
  • Press Ctrl and 0 to go back to the default size

Macintosh keyboard shortcuts:

  • Press Cmd and + to increase the size
  • Press Cmd and - to decrease the text size
  • Press Cmd and 0 to go back to the default size

Safari

Go to the View menu at the top of your browser window and select Make Text Bigger or Make Text Smaller from the drop down menu.

Macintosh keyboard shortcuts:

  • Press Cmd and + to increase the size
  • Press Cmd and - to decrease the text size
  • Press Cmd and 0 to go back to the default size

Opera

Go to the View menu at the top of your browser window and select Zoom from the drop down menu. From here you can choose an appropriate percentage.

Windows keyboard shortcuts:

  • Press Ctrl and + to increase the size
  • Press Ctrl and - to decrease the size
  • Press Ctrl and 0 to go back to the default size

Macintosh keyboard shortcuts:

  • Press Cmd and + to increase the size
  • Press Cmd and - to decrease the text size
  • Press Cmd and 0 to go back to the default size