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How to Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window 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 invert colors of the Magnifier window for your account in Windows 10.


CONTENTS:
  • Option One: To Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window using Keyboard Shortcut
  • Option Two: To Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window from Settings
  • Option Three: To Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window using a REG file


EXAMPLE: Invert colors of Magnifier window turned on and off
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Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window in Windows 10
To Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window using Keyboard Shortcut

1. While you have Magnifier opened, press the Ctlr + Alt + I keys to toggle invert colors on and off.





Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window in Windows 10
To Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window from Settings

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

2. Click/tap on Magnifier on the left side, and turn on or off (default) Invert colors on the right side under Magnifier options for what you want. (see screenshot below)

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Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window in Windows 10 OPTION THREE Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window in Windows 10
To Turn On or Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window using a REG file

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

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\ScreenMagnifier

Invert DWORD value

0= Off
1= On


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


 2. To Turn On Invert Colors of Magnifier Window

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

Turn_On_invert_colors_of_Magnifier_window.reg

download


 3. To Turn Off Invert Colors of Magnifier Window

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_invert_colors_of_Magnifier_window.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