How to enlarge fonts on Android WhatsApp
I use one smartphone Android and you would like to understand how to enlarge fonts on WhatsApp? So, to begin with, take your device, unlock it, access the home screen and start the WhatsApp app by selecting the relevant icon (Quella with the green speech bubble with a white handset imprinted on it).
Once the main screen of the application is displayed, tap the button with i three dots vertically collocato in alto a destra and seleziona la voce Settings from the menu that appears. Now, touch the wording Chatwhy are you cheating? Font size and choose the font size you prefer (eg. Averages or Great), in the box that opens.
Next, go back to the main WhatsApp screen, select one conversazione in progress or start a new one by pressing the button with the comic which is located at the bottom, and you will find the fonts with the largest size. It was easy, wasn't it?
How to enlarge fonts on WhatsApp iPhone
I invented, I used a iPhone, in order to enlarge the characters on WhatsApp, you have to intervene on the iOS settings, as the app of the famous messaging service does not offer a special function. Obviously, in this case, all the characters visible on the screen that support the functionality in question will be enlarged and not just those of WhatsApp.
That said, to succeed in your intent, what you need to do is take the iPhone, unlock it, access the home screen and tap on the icon of Settings (Quella with the ruota d'ingranaggio). In the screen you now see, select the item Screen and brightness and then that Text size. At this point, move the slider at the bottom to the right, to increase the size of the characters.
If the size of the characters reached by following the instructions I have just provided you do not satisfy you, you can enlarge them further by proceeding as follows: go to the main screen of the Settings and select the item first Accessibilità and then that Screen and text size. Then press on the wording Larger text and move up ON l'interruttore che trovi accanto alla voce Larger dimensions. Then, move the slider at the bottom to the right and that's it.
At this point, open the WhatsApp app by touching the relative icon (Quella with the green speech bubble with a white handset imprinted on it) present on the home screen and the characters visible in all the application screens, as well as those used for the other apps and the various iOS screens, will appear enlarged.
How to enlarge fonts on WhatsApp Windows
If you use the WhatsApp for Windows and you want to enlarge the characters on WhatsApp, I inform you that you have to go and act on the operating system settings, as the program does not integrate a dedicated function. In this way, however, keep in mind that you will increase the size not only of the text of the WhatsApp application but also of that of all the other software used and, more generally, of the OS interface.
Having said that, let's get down to business, first of all going to find out how to intervene on Windows 10. In this case, right-click somewhere on the desktop without icons and select the item Display settings from the context menu. In the window that is shown to you on your desktop, click on the drop-down menu Change the size of text, apps, and other elements and select the option you prefer (eg. 400%, 500% etc.) among those available.
If you want, you can make further changes to the size of the texts by clicking on the link Advanced scaling settings which is located at the bottom and indicating the resizing value you prefer in the dedicated field. To have the changes applied, click on the button Apply.
Stai using Windows 8.x or earlier, proceed in the other way: right click in a place without desktop icons and select the item Customize from the menu that appears. In the window that opens on the desktop, select the item Screen located on the left and choose one of the available magnification options in the list. To make sure that the changes are actually applied, first click on the button Apply e poi quello Disconnect now. You will then be logged out of your account and can view the changes the next time you log in.
If you deem it necessary, I would like to point out that you can further change the size of the texts by clicking on the item Custom size options and selecting the percentage you prefer from the drop-down menu in the new window that appears on the screen. Once you have made changes, click on the button OK, to confirm them.
Next, start the WhatsApp client on your PC, selecting the relevant one collegamento that you find in Start menu, connected to the service (if necessary) by scanning the QR code (if you don't know how to do it, read my guide on how to use WhatsApp on PC) and you will find all the fonts of the application enlarged, as well as those used for other programs and for the Windows interface more generally, based on what previously set to.
In addition to this, as I have just indicated, you can possibly increase the font size on WhatsApp and Windows by changing the screen resolution. For all the relevant insights, you can read my guide focused specifically on how to change the screen resolution.
How to enlarge fonts on WhatsApp macOS
You have a Mac, you use the WhatsApp client available for MacOS and would you like to understand how to proceed to be able to enlarge the characters in this case? Well, considering that the program does not offer a special function, to do this you have to intervene on the operating system settings related to screen resolution, which, however, will ensure that the magnification of the characters is applied not only to the texts present in the famous application for messaging but also to all the others visible on the display.
Based on what has been said, to be able to enlarge the characters click on the icon System Preference (Quella with the ruota d'ingranaggio) that you find on Dock bar and, in the window that opens, select the item Monitor.
Next, go to the tab Monitor (should be the one selected by default), tick the option Resized che trovi in corrispondenza della dicitura Resolution and choose one of the available options to adjust the size of the text: on the left there are those that allow you to enlarge it.
After making the desired changes, start the WhatsApp client on your Mac, selecting the relevant one icon (Quella with the green speech bubble with a white handset imprinted on it) that you find in Launchpad, connected to the service (if necessary) by scanning the QR code (as I explained to you in my guide on how to use WhatsApp on PC) and all the fonts of the application, as well as those used for other programs and for the entire system, will be enlarged taking into account what was previously set.
How to enlarge fonts on WhatsApp Web
To conclude, I want to explain to you how to enlarge fonts on Web WhatsApp. To do this, it is necessary to intervene on the settings of the browser used, as WhatsApp Web does not offer a dedicated function: by doing so, it should be specified, however, not only the font size of the Web version of the famous messaging service will be changed but also that of all the other pages open in the browser window.
Having made the necessary clarifications above, to enlarge the font size visit the WhatsApp Web home page, connected to the service (if necessary) by scanning the QR code (as I explained to you in my guide on how to use WhatsApp Web) and follow the instructions below, depending on the browser that you use on your computer to use the service.
- Chrome - click the button with i three dots vertically located in the upper right part of the browser window, select the item Settings from the menu that opens, click on the drop-down menu Font size that you find in the section Appearance of the new tab that has opened and choose the size you prefer for the fonts on WhatsApp and in the other pages (eg. Great o Very big). If you wish, you can make further adjustments to the size of the texts by clicking on the entry Customize fonts placed a little lower and moving the indicators next to the words to the right Font size e Minimum font size.
- Firefox - click on the menu with the three lines horizontally located in the upper right part of the browser window and select the item options. In the tab that opens, locate the section Language and appearance located on the right and choose the size you want to assign to the characters on WhatsApp Web and to those on other pages using the drop-down menu Sizes. If you want, you can make further changes by clicking on the button Advanced and setting the minimum size, width etc.
- Edge - Microsoft's home browser does not offer a dedicated option for font resizing. In this case, therefore, it is necessary to intervene on the zoom in general. So, click the i button (...) located in the upper right part of the browser window, locate the item Zoom in the menu that opens and click on the button capacitor positive (+) lead adjacent, until you reach the desired magnification level of WhatsApp Web and other pages.
- Safari - click on the menu Safari located on the browser menu bar (top left) and select the item Pref Renze. In the window that opens, select the tab Advanced, check the option Never use font sizes smaller than and select, from the drop-down menu next to it, the size you want to assign to the characters on WhatsApp Web and other pages.
As an alternative to as I just indicated, to succeed in your intent you can also consider the idea of increasing it zoom in general of the WhatsApp page and all the other pages displayed, by pressing Ctrl + [+] o cmd + [+]. For all the details of the case, I refer you to reading my tutorial focused specifically on how to zoom the Internet page.