The steps to make text larger in MSN vary by the operating system and browser that you are using. 

Change the size of text and images

Zoom increases or decreases the size of everything on a webpage, including text and images. To change or reset the amount a webpage is zoomed in or out, use these keyboard shortcuts:

Zoom in:

  • Windows: Ctrl + plus sign

  • iOS: Command + plus sign

Zoom out:

  • Windows: Ctrl + minus sign

  • iOS: Command + plus sign

Reset page size to 100%:

  • Windows: Ctrl + 0 (zero)

  • iOS: Command + 0 (zero)

Note: For the reset shortcut, use the zero from the numbers at the top of your keyboard. The zero on the numeric keypad may not work as expected for this shortcut.


Change the size of text only

To change the size of text on a webpage, without changing the size of the images, adjust the browser settings. The following instructions describe how to change the text size in some popular web browsers.

Note: Changing the text size may cause some webpages to render incorrectly in your browser.

 

Internet Explorer 10 and 11

On Windows 8

  1. On the Start screen, select or tap the Internet Explorer tile.

  2. Swipe up from the bottom or right-click in a blank area of the web page to bring up the app bar. You'll see the app bar for Internet Explorer 10.
    Internet Explorer 10 app bar

  3. Tap or select the wrench icon and select View in the desktop.

  4. Press the Alt key to display the menu bar.

  5. Tap or select View, and then tap or point to Text size.

  6. Choose the text size that you want to see.

    To return the text to the original size, tap or select Medium.

On Windows 7

  1. Right-click an empty part of the browser header, such as above the address box.

  2. On the menu, choose Command bar.

  3. On the Command bar, select Page, point to Text size, and then choose the size you want.

    To revert to the standard text size, choose Medium.

Internet Explorer 9 

  1. Make sure you can see the command bar. If you can’t see it, place your mouse pointer in the blank area to the right of the tabs, right-click, and then choose Command bar.

  2. On the command bar, select Page, and then Text Size.
    Internet Explorer 9 command bar

  3. Choose the text size that you want to see.

    To return the text to the original size, select Medium.

Internet Explorer 8 

  1. Select Page at the top of the browser window, and then select Text Size.

  2. Choose the text size that you want to see.

    To return the text to the original size, select Medium.

 Firefox

  1. If you can't see the menu bar, right-click a blank area near the browser tabs, and then choose Menu Bar.

  2. On the Menu Bar, select View, and then point to Zoom.
    Choose Zoom Text Only.

  3. On the Zoom menu, choose Zoom In or Zoom Out.

    To return the text to the original size, select Reset.

  1. Select the Chrome menu icon  Chrome menu icon in the upper-right corner of the browser window, and then select Settings.

  2. On the Settings page, scroll to the bottom of the page and select Show advanced settings. Then, scroll down to the Web Content section.

  3. In the Font size list, choose the text size you want to see.

    To return the text to the original size, select Medium.

  1. select the page icon in the upper-right corner of the browser window, and then point to Zoom.

  2. In the Zoom menu, select Zoom Text Only and then select Zoom In or Zoom Out.

    To return the text to the original size, select Actual Size.

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