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How to Turn On or Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login in Windows 10

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Magnifier is a tool that enlarges part—or all—of your screen so you can see words and images better. It comes with a few different settings, so use it the way that suits you best.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off to start Magnifier automatically at login for your account in Windows 10.


CONTENTS:
  • Option One: To Turn On or Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login in Settings
  • Option Two: To Turn On or Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login using a REG file

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Turn On or Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Turn On or Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login in Windows 10
To Turn On or Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login in Settings

1. Open Settings, and click/tap on the Ease of Access icon.

2. Click/tap on Magnifier on the left side, and check (on) or uncheck (off - default) Start Magnifier automatically at login for what you want on the right side under Magnifier options. (see screenshot below)
Note   Note
Builds older than Windows 10 build 16184 will have a Start Magnifier automatically setting to turn on or off instead.


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Turn On or Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Turn On or Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login in Windows 10
To Turn On or Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login using a REG file

Note   Note
The .reg files below will modify the string value in the registry key below.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Accessibility

Configuration string value

magnifierpane= on
<blank> = off


1. Do step 2 (on) or step 3 (off) below for what you would like to do.


 2. To Turn On Start Magnifier Automatically at Login

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Turn_ON_start_Magnifier_automatically_at_login.reg

download


 3. To Turn Off Start Magnifier Automatically at Login

NOTE: This is the default setting.

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Turn_OFF_start_Magnifier_automatically_at_login.reg

download

4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

6. If prompted, click on Run, OK (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

7. You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.



That's it,
Shawn