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Old 02-27-11, 06:50 PM
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font size help

I was in the forum and the font size went to real tiny and I do not know how to get it back. It is only bikeforum this has happened to. I am using Firefox. I open bike forums in IE and no problem. In Firefox all other sites are fine just BF isthe tiny font size.
Whats going on, anyone?
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Old 02-27-11, 06:52 PM
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Old 02-27-11, 07:01 PM
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Looks fine on my screen with Firefox 3.6.13
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Old 02-27-11, 07:06 PM
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hold Ctrl and hit + for larger font, - for smaller
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Old 02-28-11, 05:42 AM
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Originally Posted by Guitarrick View Post
hold Ctrl and hit + for larger font, - for smaller
All these years and I never knew that. It works in IE. Thanks.

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Old 02-28-11, 08:33 AM
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If you're using a Mac (like me ) press the Apple key and the + key. Repeat as needed to get the size you want.
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Old 02-28-11, 11:49 AM
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Another cool Mac trick is hold down the control key and use your mouse's scroll wheel, the whole screen will increase/decrease magnification. I don't know if there's an equivalent function on windows (and I certainly don't want to start an OS war...).

If it doesn't work, check the settings in the Universal Access pref panel.
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Old 02-28-11, 12:00 PM
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Originally Posted by kenl666 View Post
Another cool Mac trick is hold down the control key and use your mouse's scroll wheel, the whole screen will increase/decrease magnification. I don't know if there's an equivalent function on windows (and I certainly don't want to start an OS war...).

If it doesn't work, check the settings in the Universal Access pref panel.
Works on a pc too.
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Old 02-28-11, 12:21 PM
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Originally Posted by Guitarrick View Post
hold Ctrl and hit + for larger font, - for smaller
Just remember that to hit +, you also need to press the shift key.

So on a PC, CTRL-SHIFT-+ will enlarge the font, keep holding CTRL-SHIFT and tapping + will make it increasingly larger.

CTRL - (no shift) will make it smaller, holding CTRL and tapping - repeatedly will make it increasingly smaller.
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What do I hit in addition to CTRL key, to make my belly smaller?
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Old 02-28-11, 01:38 PM
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Originally Posted by xizangstan View Post
What do I hit in addition to CTRL key, to make my belly smaller?
Sorry, that was an encrypted penis enlargement ad, not a weight loss ad.
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Old 02-28-11, 03:03 PM
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okay everyone, that did it crtl+ I did not have to hit the shift key though.

Thanks everyone for the help!
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Old 02-28-11, 03:11 PM
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Originally Posted by kr32 View Post
okay everyone, that did it crtl+ I did not have to hit the shift key though.

Thanks everyone for the help!
Hehe, I just learned I could do it without the shift key as well. Which means it's CTRL = as you have to hit shift to get the +
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Old 02-28-11, 04:49 PM
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not if you use the number pad.
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Originally Posted by BluesDawg View Post
not if you use the number pad.
My laptop has no number pad. I have to use control shift +
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Old 02-28-11, 05:23 PM
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Originally Posted by BluesDawg View Post
not if you use the number pad.

For some reason I rarely use my NUM pad, I guess I'm not a NUM nut!

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