How to liberally minimize and maximize text size on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch

How to liberally minimize and maximize text size on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch
Are you unhappy with iOS' default text size for some reason? That's okay — you can change it in so many increments, you are bound to settle upon a text size that fits your ideal notion of how large a menu entry should be!

In addition to the default text adjustment slider, which lets you shrink and grow the text across a few designated levels, you can also make use of two little known options lurking within iOS to get even more text size adjustment freedom.

In this brief tutorial, we'll show you exactly that — how to conquer text size on iOS and forget about letter proportion problems forever and ever. All you need is a little time and an iOS device running version 8 and later!

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4 Comments

1. zeeBomb

Posts: 2318; Member since: Aug 14, 2014

Keep em going phonearena. Great articles on general info!

2. cbilash

Posts: 2; Member since: May 19, 2014

Unfortunately for apps it only helps on those apps that support dynamic type (which are very few) and not at all on safari. Why safari fails to have a separate font sizing, outside of "reader mode", is a mystery to me. Reader mode leaves out some pics and graphics.

3. Hexa-core

Posts: 2131; Member since: Aug 11, 2015

Why not just break the jail and add even non-existent fonts or whatever else? That's the beauty of the green bot OS!

4. AlikMalix unregistered

Those that care about fonts and icons already got Android (stool looks more like a bug than a bot to me)....

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