Windows 8 Laptop with Large Font

Client has dell laptop with Win 8 Pro

for some reason the Font's get large...

what keystrokes can I use to make them small again??

cjoego
Joseph SalazarVice President - Senior IT ConsultantAsked:
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tailoreddigitalCommented:
Try holding control and using the scroll wheel

or if this is a system wide enlargement,

Control Panel - Display  (make an adjustment there)
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Is it an Adobe problem or a Windows Problem.

For Adobe, View and Zoom to set size (may depend on Version).

For Windows, as per prior post, and also, in Display, choose text size and then look at the various setting for each type of text size.
Joseph SalazarVice President - Senior IT ConsultantAuthor Commented:
HI John, Thanks for your input.....But.....

She is working and does something to enlarge the View...

This is not a display resolution issue.

With a Mouse attached I would simply hold down Control button and move the

Mouse wheel forward.

What I am looking for is how to do it on the Laptop Keyboard without a mouse attached.

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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Is this Adobe?  Must be because you said not a display issue.

So in the Adobe Document, Ctrl 0, 1, 2 and Y set zoom size. Look in the Zoom options for the keyboard options.

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tailoreddigitalCommented:
In Windows,

Windows Key + "+ or -"   will zoom

Control + "+ or -"    is same as using a scroll wheel with ctrl
Michael-BestCommented:
As stated hold down Ctrl key then tap + key or - key to zoom in or out.
EirmanChief Operations ManagerCommented:
As stated hold down Ctrl key then tap + key or - key to zoom in or out.
In addition to this .... Hold down Ctrl key then tap 0 (zero)
to resets the zoom to normal (this works in many programs)
Joseph SalazarVice President - Senior IT ConsultantAuthor Commented:
You guys are Awesome thank you for the assistance,

Cjoego
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@ Joseph Salazar - You are very welcome and I was happy to help.
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