How to quickly change the zoom level for Magnifier

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This topic tells you how to adjust the Magnifier zoom level with your keyboard. The greater the Magnifier zoom level, the larger something appears on your screen.   


  • To quickly turn on Magnifier, press the Windows logo key  + Plus sign (+). To turn off Magnifier, press the Windows logo key  + Esc.  To use the mouse to chance the Magnifier zoom level, press CtrlAlt + Mouse wheel up or down.  

   Change the Magnifier zoom level with a keyboard  

  • To increase the Magnifier zoom level, press the Windows logo key  +  Plus sign (+)

  • To decrease the Magnifier zoom level, press the Windows logo key  + Minus sign (-)

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