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Magnifier affects MS Word 2010 select color

When I open Magnifier while a MS Word Document is opened, and I select text in the document, it is black rather than blue. When I close Magnifier (without closing Word) and select text, the color is ...
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Win+Esc Hotkey Closes Application

Win+Esc supposedly closes the Magnifier in Windows, but for me it closes the currently focused window/application, much like Alt+F4. Any ideas on what is causing this or how I can find out and change ...
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Have Microsoft changed the Magnifier application in Windows 8 or 10?

I do some work with visually impaired and blind people, teaching basic computing skills. I'm interested to know whether Microsoft have made any changes to the Magnifier application that ships with ...
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Windows 7 Remote Desktop Connection Magnification

I have a visual impairment which means I use tools such as ZoomText and the magnifier tool. I need to RDC into another machine, but doing so removes any zooming ability, which is a real problem. Now ...
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Disable/enable Windows magnifier for specific applications

I need to use Windows Magnifier with inverted color most of the time. However, there are specific applications in which I prefer to use the application's high contrast settings (Chrome's high contrast ...
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Being able to see the tracks and bits in a CD-ROM [closed]

I have 3 copies of a CD-ROM that came with a book, and all of them came cracked. By the third time, I thought that I could probably recover the information using these 3 different discs and ...
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Starting magnifier automatically

Several members of my family have sight impediments and it is becoming a real issue when logging onto the computer. Is there anyway to start the magnifier as the computer starts without having to ...
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win7 magnifier keyboard shortcuts deactivation

I'd like to get rid of win7 magnifier keyboard shortcuts but use magnifier. I tried to find an option in magnifier's options for deactivating keyboard shortcuts to no avail.
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How do I disable Magnifier's “smoothing” filter in Windows 7?

I would prefer to have a "nearest-neighbor" scale mode in the Magnifier (where each original pixels is rendered as a large square, not blurred between eachother). Is there an option to change that, ...
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Are there any tools to scale/magnify a given window or application?

I recently purchased a Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro, which sports a high-dpi 13" screen with a resolution of 3200x1800, running under Win8.1. The issue I sometimes face is that some applications will not scale ...
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Is there a way to use ZoomIt / Magnifier for Touch Devices?

I have Windows 7 on my Tablet, and hitting the right buttons is a pain. Anyhow, I thought about using something like ZoomIt, but it is Keyboard-Controlled. Is there some way to make it work with ...
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How do I enlarge a game but not make it full screen? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to stretch or scale a windows to fit resolution height and width sizes? I'm playing a game in windowed mode, unfortunately my screen is huge 2560x1440 or something ...
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How to invert colors of a specific application, or window, only using Magnifier

The magnifier allows a user to invert the colors of the entire Desktop. Does anyone know how to invert the colors of just an application, or a specific window?
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How to zoom in Windows using the mouse? (like in OS X)

In OS X, you just assign Cmd or ctrl + mouse scroll for zooming in. This works anywhere, in any app. Windows 7 also has a nice magnifier, and has some hotkeys: Magnifier keyboard shortcuts ...
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Apply display magnification to just one monitor [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dual monitors on Windows 7 - How do I set a different DPI or text size on each monitor? I recently got a new work laptop. It supports a really high widescreen resolution ...
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Windows 7 magnifier not fullscreen

I don't have the option to set the Windows 7 magnifier full-screen (it's gray), it is docked on top of the screen, and that's it can't change it. Anybody know how to fix this ?