Enlarge text size in windows 10

A bad view or a new laptop where the texts are displayed too small? Not necessarily need to go to the ophthalmologist, it is possible to increase the size of text and screens of a Windows computer without changing the overall appearance of the display. This is a zoom that is adjusted to match the size of the windows and the correct size of the texts, to meet the accessibility and ergonomics requirements of any operating system for the general public. Thus, Windows 10 is really usable from 7 to 77 years, as the expression says.

This tutorial explains how to increase the size of programs and text displayed on the screen of a Windows 10 computer or tablet. This configuration will also allow high-end notebooks to display a resolution that can be used by the eye. human, even when the slab is 4K UHD (3840 x 2160 pixels) on a screen of only 14 inches (Lenovo Yoga 900/910/920, for example).

If the most common software is compatible with this configuration change, note that Java applications (JRE) will not be able to maximize text size, as configured on Windows 10. For these apps, only the display resolution is taken. counting and not scaling the size of the texts. follow these steps to enlarge the text in windows 10 :

  • Click on the Start menu and then on the gear wheel or use the Windows key + I keyboard shortcut to open the Windows Settings.

open settings windows

  • Click the System icon.

Settings Windows

  • Move to the Display menu and¬†find “Scaling and Layout” under the screen display. In the section “Change the size of text, applications and other items”: change the original 100% to a larger size: 125%, 150%, 175% or 200%. Start with the lowest value to see the rendering and then increase the size further if necessary.

Display Settings

  • The configuration change is immediate or requires a disconnection of the session (closing all currently open programs).The new display size applies to windows, text, and programs.To zoom even more, you can click on “Custom Scale” to enlarge up to 500% the size of texts, software and other elements of Windows.