I find myself having to squint more and more to keep things in focus and have tried a lot of solutions (glasses), but to no avail...

Having the ability to increase the font size would make my life really a lot easier while navigating the platform....

Less headaches, less spelling errors, etc.

Is there such an option or could one be planned in the future perhaps? I am sure there are others who have bad eyesight as I have who would also benefit from this feature...

What does everyone think?

Cheers!

Dave : )

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TheNeuroNerd Premium
Ctrl + as many times as you want to make it the size you want.
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DaveSw Premium
You betcha! It works well too...I can see the screen! Tx... :)
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Triblu Premium
Hey Dave,

Keyboard shortcuts aren't always easy to remember, so when I find a site with too tiny a font to see, I use the View > Zoom option in my favourite browser.

On my mobile devices, I can pinch zoom in and out as necessary.
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DaveSw Premium
Thanks, Trish! I am going to try this as well....I do access WA on the phone too...Cheers! Dave : )
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laparra1 Premium
Good Morning Dave,

My little laptop is set at 110% and for the moment that is enough. I do wear glasses though.
When I have windows to the left and a website to the right it might get difficult at times as with this setting one cannot always see the total text of the website. I then reduce to 80% but have to add a .
magnifying glass.
Sometimes I come across websites which use such small letters I leave again.
I must say that working so many hours on a computer every day is putting a strain on my eyes. I am now taking Zeaxanthin with Lutein and also Taurine.

Greetings from the south of Spain, Taetske
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DaveSw Premium
Hi, Taetske...

The glasses do help but the larger fonts are even better, less strain on the eyes...The supplement angle is something I will look into as well...Thanks!

Take care of yourself! That strain thing leads to headaches and worse...

Cheers!
Dave : )
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laparra1 Premium
p.s. typical me, I meant Words of course.
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MarionBlack Premium
I use Ctrl + the scroll on my mouse to increase and decrease the size of the browser window. Ctrl + 0 (zero) resets back to 100%.

It's probable the Command button on a Mac.
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DaveSw Premium
Thanks, Marion...

Yes, the Control + and - keys do it...Really helps this old person with lousy eyes!

Ever since I turned 63 2 days ago, I realized I just have to make adjustments...

No more jumping over tall buildings, running at the speed of light, etc. This eye thing is another one! :)

Hope you are well!

Cheers!
Dave : )
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jetrbby80316 Premium
Nice one Marion!
I just tried it, woks like a charm:)
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jetrbby80316 Premium
Very helpful question Fave. Thanks!
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DaveSw Premium
For old people like me...New that I have to do this - not sure I like it actually (having to increase the screen view)! What to do? Cheers! Dave : )
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Silentsly Premium
Try pressing on your keyboard "Ctrl" while holding it down press the " + " on the keyboard or the " - " to adjust it... hope that helps.... I'm assuming you are on a Windows PC
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DaveSw Premium
This worked!!!!!!

Thanks mate!

Cheers!
Dave : )
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DaveSw Premium
REALLY Good! : )
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Silentsly Premium
Nice!, I'm glad I could help.
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AlexEvans Premium
Hi, Dave good to see you I hope all is going well with you.

I was struggling there for a while myself, just way too long staring at the screen, while working on a couple of projects.

My eyeballs were aching, not good.

My workaround was to just increase the size in the browser, so now I run it at 125 to 150% worked a treat. On my phones, I just view the screen horizontally, by pinching the screen you can adjust the size of the print.

I am hanging for the day that Facebook gets mobile responsive.

As a feature request here in WA, I would say that there will be more than a few back your call.

Alex.
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DaveSw Premium
Hi, Alex...

Yes, I have changed the font size within the browser but for some reason, it does not affect the screens within the WA platform.

If that feature was added within the platform it would solve the issue.

Good tips on the interim solution(s), thanks!

Cheers!
Dave : )
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