How can I make my letters bigger in my windows browser

By SonnysGirl ยท 5 replies
Sep 14, 2005
  1. The page letter are so small on my new laptop. How can I make them bigger?
  2. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +421

    Hold down control, and play with your scroll wheel.

    Or if you don't have an external mouse with a scroll wheel:
    If you are using IE go to the view menu and then to text size.
    If you are using Opera go to the view menu and then zoom.
    If you are using Firefox, get Opera.

    Edit: I beat you spike :)
    Edit2: Spike is probably right and you weren't talking about in browser. So follow his advice, or see if somehow its running at the wrong resolution. Desktop right click -> properties -> settings.
  3. Spike

    Spike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,168

    Decrease the resolution (last resort)


    display properties -> settings tab -> advanced -> increase the dpi setting

    EDIT: I assumed you were talking about even the desktop - if it's just in your web browser, follow SNGX's advice above.
  4. greenflash

    greenflash TS Rookie Posts: 100

    spike r u interested in astronomy?
  5. Spike

    Spike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,168

    I am, but what on earth has that got to do with the price of cheese? lol
  6. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    I don't know, but do fish drink pee?
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