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Windows 7: font size

16 Oct 2010   #1

 
font size

I would like to increase the font size on my Windows 7. On everything. I don't want to go here an there to accomplish this but to just change the default font style and its size. My eyesight is getting worse as I get older. The picture you see was taken in 1974 when I was 44.


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16 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Right click on an empty part of your desktop and choose Screen Resolution. Then on Make Text and other items larger or smaller.
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16 Oct 2010   #3

W7 Professional x64
 
 

That's the way to do it.

On a side note, did you retire a LCDR?
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16 Oct 2010   #4

WINDOWS 7 Ultimate x64 Full
 
 

Right click personalize click display from there you can increse the size of the text by 125% or if need be 150%
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16 Oct 2010   #5

 

LiquidSnack
I was a mustang officer and did retire as a LCDR. At ten years, as a CPO, I was selected for the LDO program and retired at 27 years.
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16 Oct 2010   #6

W7 Professional x64
 
 

Congrats on that, that is very good. Mustangs were my favorite officers.
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16 Oct 2010   #7
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

You can also set the browsers to enlarge the writing. In IE, it is on the bottom right, in Opera, you have to look into Preferences. I have mine at 150% (with less than 50% vision). But I have a 22" screen - that helps.
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