The latest version of the Microsoft Edge browser is based on Google Chromium software and the two share many functions, including the ability to set standard zoom levels for one site or each site. This is how.
Setting a default zoom level for all websites
Count Edge to automatically enlarge or reduce all websites is just five clicks away. Start the web browser and then click on the three horizontal dots at the top right. From there, select the "Settings" button.
Now click on "Appearance". You can also type "Zoom" in the "Search Settings" box. Anyway, click on the & # 39; Zoom & # 39; drop-down menu and choose the desired zoom level. This zoom level applies to all websites, except websites where you have already set an individual zoom level.
If desired, you can scroll further down and set a default font size for all Edge websites. Click on "Customize fonts" to access a menu with in-depth settings for different font styles, as well as sliders for a standard font size and a minimum font size.
How to set an individual zoom level for one website
You can override the Microsoft Edge default zoom setting for a single website with just two clicks. Click on the three horizontal dots in the upper right corner and then click on the Min (-) or Plus (+) icons to zoom in or out respectively.
You can also use these handy shortcuts to quickly set a standard zoom for a website. Press Ctrl on Windows and Cmd on Mac while doing one of the following:
- Scroll in or out with your mouse.
- Press the Minus (-) or Plus (+) key.
- Press "0" to reset the zoom level to 100 percent.
Once a standard zoom level has been set for a website, you can click on the magnifying glass in the address bar to view or change this setting.
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