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How to Zoom in Firefox

Sometimes the picture or print on a browser window can be too small, so check out how easy it is to zoom in and out on Firefox.


  • Step 1: Open the browser Open your Firefox browser, and go to any web site.
  • Step 2: Scroll to the spot Scroll to the spot on the web site where you want to zoom in.
  • TIP: Adjust the position of the scroll bar as you zoom.
  • Step 3: Open the view menu Move your cursor to the View pull-down menu on the toolbar at the top of the browser.
  • Step 4: Click on zoom Click the View tab and move your cursor down to the Zoom option.
  • Step 5: Select zoom in or zoom out Click on either Zoom in or Zoom out to adjust the zoom.
  • TIP: For a shortcut, hold the Control key on a PC, and the Command key on a Mac, and then press the plus key to zoom in, or the minus key to zoom out.
  • Step 6: Reset the zoom Reset the zoom by going back to the Zoom menu, then clicking Reset. You can also hold the Control or Command key, and press the number 0.
  • FACT: The Mozilla Firefox browser won the PC Magazine Editor's Choice Award in June of 2009.

You Will Need

  • A computer
  • A Mozilla Firefox browser

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