Resizing text

How to change the text size

You can make the text larger or smaller on this site, or on any website you visit by changing the settings on your computer.

To check which version of web browser is installed on your machine:

  • open your browser
  • select Help from the top menu of your browser
  • select About (followed by your browser name) from the drop down list.

The screen that comes up will display which browser and version you are using.

  1. Select the Page button
  2. select Text Size
  3. choose a size from the options Largest to Smallest.
  1. From the menu, select View
  2. select Text Size
  3. choose a size from the options Largest to Smallest.
  1. From the menu, select View
  2. select Text Zoom
  3. choose a size from the options 50% – 300% or Larger or Smaller.
  1. From the menu, select View
  2. Select Internet Options
  3. choose Fonts
  4. change the size to Small or Large.
  1. From the menu, select Edit
  2. select Preferences – a new window will open
  3. select Appearance from the left hand side menu within the new window
  4. under Fonts, reset the size (for example, 101214 and so on).
  1. From the menu, select View
  2. select Text Zoom
  3. choose a percentage size or select Larger or Smaller.
  1. From the menu, select View
  2. select Text Size
  3. select Increase or Decrease.
  1. From the menu, select View
  2. select Zoom
  3. select a size from the list.
  1. From the menu, select View
  2. select Make Text Bigger or Make Text Smaller.

Alternatively, to add and use shortcuts in the address bar:

  1. Select View
  2. select Text size – two new buttons will appear next to the refresh button, a small A and a larger A
  3. select the large A to increase the font size or the small A to reduce it.

Last modified 17 March 2016