1.    01 May 2016 #1
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    Font size in files and folders explorer


    Hello,
    How can I resize the text in windows explorer - files and folders, the fonts are so small I can hardly see them with my eyeglasses.
    Please help.
    Thanks
    And thanks for all previous answers
    Motim
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  2.    01 May 2016 #2
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    If you are using a mouse with a wheel at the top , press Ctrl key and HOLD > roll the wheel...........

    Clockwise is to decrease font/text size.
    Counterclockwise is to increase.
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  3.    01 May 2016 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by davidhk View Post
    If you are using a mouse with a wheel at the top , press Ctrl key and HOLD > roll the wheel...........

    Clockwise is to decrease font/text size.
    Counterclockwise is to increase.
    Very nice, TY.
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  4.    01 May 2016 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by msny View Post
    Very nice, TY.
    You are welcome.
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  5.    02 May 2016 #5
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    Text size in files explorer


    Hello
    Yes, I did 'control' + whell mouse - it only changes the view, it opens each line separatly and enlarges only the icons, text stays same size.
    Thanks anyway
    Now I am trying to get back some color to the windows, no luck yet.
    Motim
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  6.    02 May 2016 #6
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    Try control panel, display, there you can change the text size for Title bars and others.
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  7.    02 May 2016 #7
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    Quote Originally Posted by Motim View Post
    Hello
    Yes, I did 'control' + whell mouse - it only changes the view, it opens each line separatly and enlarges only the icons, text stays same size.
    Thanks anyway
    Now I am trying to get back some color to the windows, no luck yet.
    Motim
    I don't know what or how you did.

    Here are my 2 screenshots. 1st one is before using the mouse wheel. 2nd one is after increasing the overall size using the mouse wheel.

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  8.    02 May 2016 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by Motim View Post
    Hello
    Yes, I did 'control' + whell mouse - it only changes the view, it opens each line separatly and enlarges only the icons, text stays same size.
    Thanks anyway
    Now I am trying to get back some color to the windows, no luck yet.
    Motim
    Left click at Start button > left side, click Settings > click System > right side, move the slider to the right to change the text size.
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  9.    30 Jul 2016 #9
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    CTRL+Mouse Wheel works great, even inside explorer.exe

    But how can I adjust the space between the lines (between folders and between files)?
    On the left side (folder view) the space between the folders is OK.
    On the right side, the gap seems to small for my taste.

    Do you know any possibility to adjust this?
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