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Windows 7: changing all texts darker


30 May 2013   #1

windows 7 home premium
 
 
changing all texts darker

due to eye disease, I need all text to be darker. I have tried to customize but nothing seems to help or work correctly.
I am using windows 7 home premium
my connection to isp is att.net
I always use the 34 not 64, if that makes difference. I just want darker thicker text/ I use the 200 magnifying to see everything now any sugestions will help !

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31 May 2013   #2

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Could you explain more where you need the darker text at, and are you using Windows 7 Aero or Windows 7 basic or Windows classic theme.

Jerry
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01 Jun 2013   #3

windows 7 home premium
 
 
ok

If I understand it right
I am using the aero
I want all over everything darker text, strange but it seems worse lately...did windows update do it? I have tried different fonts and ever going larger text, burt all is just grey light text. I have tried to personalize....maybe it is just my own eyes tho.
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01 Jun 2013   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Go to Control Panel\Appearance and Personalization\Display. On the left side there is 'Adjust Clear Type text'. Try that.

In addition I recommend to set the DPI to 125% for a smaller screen (e.g. 15") and to 150% for a larger screen (e.g. 22").

If none of that is enough, you can try a high contrast theme in Control Panel\Appearance and Personalization\Personalization
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01 Jun 2013   #5

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

OK using the aero theme I can change that for you, using Windows Style Builder and post it here in a zip folder.
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This will be a custom theme and you will need to do 1 of these 2 ways of Enabling custom themes for it to work.
Enabling Custom Themes - Windows 7
Or
Theme - How to Apply Custom Themes

I can make all the font colors black and bold and change the font size. Do you have a font size you would like to try?

Let me know.
Jerry
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03 Jun 2013   #6

windows 7 home premium
 
 

wow ! thanks for all the help////
I will play around with all the suggestions. I am so grateful.
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