How to Change Font Size in Internet Explorer

In this tutorial, we will show you how to change the font size in internet explorer. Internet Explorer provides its users with various customization options. For instance, you might open a website in IE and feel that the font size of the text is very small. You might have difficulty reading the font displayed there. We will teach you how to increase the font size in Internet Explorer so that you can easily read the text on the web page.


Step 1 – Go to Internet Options

First of all, click on the “Tools” option from the menu on top and move over to “Internet Options” right at the bottom.

Open Internet Options

Step 2 – Click on the Accessibility option

In the Internet Options window, go to the Appearance section within the “General” tab and click on the “Accessibility” button.

Select the Accessibility option

Step 3 – Customize the webpage font size

With the new window opened up, tick on the checkbox titled “Ignore font sizes specified on webpages” and click on the “Ok” button. This will basically allow you to customize how the font is displayed on the webpage, according to the settings of the browser.

Customizing the webpage font size

Step 4 – Increase Font Size

In the tutorial, we will open google.com. On the webpage, click on the “Page” option and a drop down menu will appear on your screen. Go to the “Text Size” option and click on “Largest”. Notice how the size of the text on the webpage increases. In this manner, you can increase the font size in Internet Explorer.

Make the text size large

Step 5 – Decrease text size

Similarly you can decrease the size of the text by going to the “Page” menu, moving over to “Text Size” and clicking on the “Smallest” option. In this way, you can change the font size in internet explorer as per your liking.

Make the text size small