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How can I control the font size in the EBSCOhost interface (for the visually impaired)?

To change font size on Microsoft Internet Explorer:

  1. Click Tools on the main toolbar.

  2. Click Internet Options in the sub-menu.

  3. Click Accessibility at the bottom of the General tab.

  4. Check the box labeled Ignore Font Sizes Specified on Web Pages.

 

To change font size on Mozilla (Firefox) on Windows XP:

  1. Click the Tools drop-down menu.

  2. Click Options.

  3. Click Content tab.

  4. Select a font size using the drop-down under Fonts & Colors and click OK.

 

To change font size on Mozilla (Firefox) on Windows 7:

  1. Click the Firefox drop-down menu at the top left of the browser.

  2. Click Options on the right side of the menu.

  3. Click Content in the row of tabs at the top of the Options window.

  4. Select a font size using the drop-down under Fonts & Colors and click OK.

 

Or, you may use the following access keys:

  • Increase text = Ctrl and +    (Control and plus sign)

  • Decrease text = Ctrl and  -  (Control and minus sign)

  • Normal text = Ctrl and 0    (Control and zero)