I am trying firefox but have a question

By ingeborgdot
Aug 10, 2006
  1. I want to know how you can get the web page font larger? I know I go to view and increase but how do I get it to stay larger. My wife doesn't see very well and doesn't want to have to keep changing it every time she goes to the internet.
  2. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,689   +395

    Not sure how you can set it permanetly but a quicker way than going to view is to hold ctrl down on the keyboard and scroll down with your mouse wheel.
  3. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,345   +11

    You can set the default font and font size from Tools -> Options -> Content.

    However, as far as I know, stylesheets in websites override that.
  4. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,156   +598

    click the Advanced button and you can UNCHECK the box for
    allow pages to chose their own fonts​
  5. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    Or just use Opera and set the zoom factor to anything you like..
  6. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,018

    1 open firefox go to view page text
    2 tools options content set font size here
    3 in windows right click anywhere in display (without icon)
    properties,appearance,font size
    there are other area's that control this too
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