Increase the size of on-screen text and graphics by pressing Ctrl plus the "+" sign. If the user's mouse has a scroll wheel, enlarge what is on screen by pressing Ctrl while scrolling up. Windows also provides a magnifie... More »

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Change the font size using the options in the Display menu in Windows and in System Preferences in OS X. Though changing the font size affects the text across the operating system, it may not affect the text in browsers.... More »

TrueType fonts are digitized fonts originally developed by Apple Computer to avoid paying royalty fees to Adobe, owner of the Type 1 font format. The TrueType technology provides the highest quality of fonts on displays ... More »

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One way to make text and other items appear larger on the computer screen is adjusting the screen resolution. To do so on a computer with a Windows 8 operating system, go to Search, type "make text larger," and then clic... More »

The most common reason for needing to increase the size of text on a screen is so that it can be more easily seen and read. Another possible reason is to improve the aesthetics of whatever is on the screen, such as a vid... More »

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Changing the screen size requires different steps depending on the operating system of the user's computer, but getting the correct resolution for a monitor is as easy as looking at the manual for the specific monitor an... More »

The main function of a computer monitor is to display video and graphical information generated by the computer’s graphics adapter, allowing the user to interact with the computer. It is categorized as an output device. ... More »