1. ivanwi11iams's Avatar
    With the iPhone X, well, and others, too, is there a simple way to increase the font size throughout the device?


    This is a rather simple process on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. But, on the iOS range, it seems to be a little more difficult. Even the icon names don't seem to increase, by increasing the font size.


    Ideas...
    11-08-2017 12:10 PM
  2. tcuprof's Avatar
    This should help:

    General>Display & Brightness>Text Size
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    11-08-2017 12:17 PM
  3. ivanwi11iams's Avatar
    Sorry, I should have mentioned I was aware of this.
    But, to me, this doesn't affect the font size on icons, too, does it? Unless it is very slight...!

    Thanks
    11-08-2017 12:21 PM
  4. tcuprof's Avatar
    To my eyes there is a difference in font size for icons, but it is very slight even with font set to max.
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    11-08-2017 12:24 PM
  5. o4liberty's Avatar
    It an issue apple needs to look into on the older devices you could increase the font size almost everywhere and use zoom display. I am sure they are aware and a future update will fix the issue.
    11-08-2017 05:38 PM
  6. ivanwi11iams's Avatar
    Do we know of changes have been made in iOS 12?
    09-16-2018 12:49 PM
  7. ivanwi11iams's Avatar
    Even with iOS13, Apple still have not offered a one stop shop device 'resize'. I am back on iOS, and I am already missing that from Android (Note 10+).
    12-06-2019 08:36 PM
  8. scruffypig's Avatar
    This should help:

    General>Display & Brightness>Text Size
    This feature only works for apps that take advantage of It. It is up to app developers to conform to this feature.
    ivanwi11iams likes this.
    12-07-2019 07:47 PM
  9. ivanwi11iams's Avatar
    I do find it odd, that Apple have not implemented and overall/everything option for font sizes. Weird that...
    12-07-2019 11:37 PM
  10. scruffypig's Avatar
    I do find it odd, that Apple have not implemented and overall/everything option for font sizes. Weird that...
    They have. It is up to app developers to take advantage of it.
    12-08-2019 09:41 PM
  11. ivanwi11iams's Avatar
    Understood. Alas, on Android, you can set the entire device to 'larger font', irrespective of what developers do.
    That was more my point...

    They have. It is up to app developers to take advantage of it.
    12-09-2019 01:58 PM
  12. Annie_8plus's Avatar
    I'm not sure if you have tried this, but if you haven't, go to Settings>Accessibility>Zoom. From there, there are many options available.
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    12-09-2019 02:32 PM

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