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Making Web Browsing Easier on the Eyes

If you struggle to read the print on web pages, there's an easy fix for making it larger. You can make it smaller, too, if you're so inclined.

Web browsers have a common shortcut for zooming in on a page:

  • On a Mac, hold the Command key down while pressing the equal sign (=) on the keyboard.
  • On a PC, hold the Control key down while pressing the equal sign (=) on the keyboard.

If your eyesight is something to brag about, or if you want to undo the zooming in, you can zoom out, too:

  • On a Mac, hold the Command key down while pressing the minus sign (-) on the keyboard.
  • On a PC, hold the Control key down while pressing the minus sign (-) on the keyboard.

Depending on the browser you're using, zooming in and out may carry over to other web pages or windows. Each browser is a little different this way, so experiment to see how your favorite browser behaves.

 
 

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