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Well, for the first time in my life Im GLAD Im not in NYC,

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Well, for the first time in my life I'm GLAD I'm not in NYC, YOU? That's not my question...instead, what is the largest font I can get on my AIR. And, just yesterday I got a large font on my iphone..I don't know how that happened. But then it un-happened.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
Hi,

Did you mean you want to increase the screen size on your mac air? or do you simply mean you want to increase the font size while typing?

Thank You
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

KissInnocentCoolLaughing


 


I mean FONT size. It doesn't have to be sent out in huge letters, but I would like incoming larger than the usual.

Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
Thank you, Peggy.

Have you tried changing the mac screen resolution?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

no, I haven't. I don't even know what that is!! this is a new air book....lots of tricks yet to be discovered.CoolCoolCool

Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
Don't worry. I will help you. I will also help you with the iphone problem you mentioned in your question.

First of all, let's concentrate on the mac...:)

On your mac, go to Finder\Applications\System Preferences.

There, click on "Displays". Now you can find a lot of resolutions listed there. Scroll down to the very bottom and select the second to the last option.

Does that increase the font size for the incoming?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

bummer, I can open finder/applications/systems....but don't see DISPLAYSWinkWinkWink

Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
Have you opened "system preferences" in finder\applications?
Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
Did you find the displays? If not, just have a look at the following website. This is how the system preferences screen looks like

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2490
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displays...yes, I've got that togeher, it's just that all I see that I think may be pertinent is 'text smoothing'

Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
ok...what I understand is that you don't want the whole screen to be zoomed, but just the text for the incoming, correct?

I am not sure whether we have a setting for that. Let me check. Please give me 5 minutes.
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Yes, text for incoming.

Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
I believe it is for the mail application, you wish to increase the font for the incoming, isn't it?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Yes, please

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Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
Let's try this.

Open the mail application.

Now you will find an apple logo to the top left corner of the computer, followed by mail, file, edit, view etc.

There, click on Mail > Preferences > Fonts and Colors. Try changing the font size there.

Let me know if you have any difficulty.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

which font do I want?

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Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
Isn't there an option to increase the font size?
Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
Peggy, you there?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

yes, I was just writing to you that I"m going to have to call it a night. I have a kayak race tomorrow - 42.5 miles on the MIssissippi.


Nothing to do with you and your wonderful soothing help, I just noticed the time and must jump off the computer and into the boat (in the early morning)


I would like to pay up, tip you and bid you a good night.


If my arms don't fall off, I'll try solving this on Sunday afternoon.


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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

how do I 'tip' you?

Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
No worries...take your own time...

I am not sure how you can tip me. You would be getting a tip window once you click on the smileys to rate. Since you have already done the rating, I am not sure how to get the tip window again. I believe you have to write to justanswer to know about that. I think their email address is XXXX@XXXXXXXXXX.XXX or XXXXXXX@XXXXXXXXXX.XXX

Have a good night...:)
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Expert:  Vinod Menon replied 1 year ago.
Thank you and good night...:)
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