Text size

Detailed guidance on how to adjust text size has been published by the BBC link to external websiteAbilityNet link to external websiteand the Web Accessibility Initiative link to external website.
We’ve summarized the main points below.

Google chrome

  • What to select: Select the wrench, scroll to Zoom and choose a setting; or
  • Keyboard shortcuts: Ctrl++.

Internet explorer

  • What to select: View > Text Size; or
  • Keyboard shortcuts: Ctrl++.


  • What to select: View > Zoom > Zoom in and You can choose to zoom the whole page or text only; or
  • Keyboard shortcuts: Ctrl++.

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AbilityNet provides guidance about how to: