In computer graphical user interfaces the Zoom feature is used to make a window larger (zoom in) or smaller (zoom out) or to make only the text larger (zoom text only). Questions about using the zoom feature on electronic devices, media players, cameras, cell phones or smart phones, except insofar ...

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Pixelated fonts in Safari when using tap to zoom

In OS X Lion 10.7, when using Safari, I double tap content and it is zoomed. Everything works well, but some of the fonts seem jaggy. There is no anti-aliasing when zoomed. Pulling back to actual ...
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Zoom out any windows like an image in Windows 7

Is there a program to enlarge or shrink windows below 100% just like an image. e.g. like thumbnail preview when we hover on taskbar? It is not magnifier I am asking about Imagine all your windows ...
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Is there a way to see a preview (tile view) of all active windows on the Desktop?

I would like to know if there is a way to zoom out and preview all the active windows. Like this: http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/mac-osx-expose-clone-for-windows-vista/ Also, here ...
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Changing Chrome's text zoom when connected to an external monitor

I have a laptop with a rather small builtin monitor, making it very hard to read stuff unless the chrome text zoom level is increased to 125%. One of the external monitors that I connect the laptop ...
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How to disable automatic zoom change in IE11 when moving window between different monitors?

On Windows 8.1 I use Internet Explorer 11 and I also got my notebook with 13" screen and LCD monitor with 24" screen. When I move IE windows between screens, IE automatically changes the zoom "to ...
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Word 2010: prevent zooming out switching to 2 page view

In Word 2010 when I zoom out at some point (depending on monitor-size and pixel settings) the view switches to 2 pages. I've tried several approaches but none works. When you zoom out further it will ...
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Stopping Google Earth from changing its imagery when zooming in

I'm trying to zoom in on an area where it looks okay zoomed out, but is covered in imagery from winter when zoomed in. Only zoomed in where I need to be can I not tell the difference between a lake ...
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How to add zoom in effect to a video?

I'm working in a project where I should generate a video, from an input set of videos or images. The problem is when I generate the video I must add a zoomin effect to each input element. I solved ...
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Disable zoom-pinching, scrolling, ctrl+scroll lock on Windows 8, Surface Pro 2

I have a Surface Pro 2 that nearly 30% of the time, is sure that my touching the trackpad means I want to zoom. In a browser, it's as if there's a control key held down and every mouse movement makes ...
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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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Windows zoom issue

My friend accidentally zoomed in too much on a Windows computer. He did this: 1. Search text size 2. Go to the first option 3. Change the text size to 500% Now everything on his screen is too big. ...
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Media Player Classic plays everything stretched/zoomed

The program sudenly started playing all videos very stretched or zoomed, not even changing the pan/scan, zoom and the like works. I re-installed my video drivers, CCCP and MPC-HC. But it persists. The ...
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Splitting a zoomed terminal in Terminator?

$ apt-cache show terminator Package: terminator Version: 0.97-4 A terminal window in terminator can be split horizontally or vertically, however if you zoom a terminal, it has to be restored before ...
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Ubuntu OS Desktop Screen Zoomed In Too Far

I'm running Ubuntu Linux on a Virtual Machine using VMWare Player. When I first installed Ubuntu everything was smaller than I prefered and was hard to read so I messed around with a lot of settings ...
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Synergy - Control + Scroll Not Zooming

I am using Synergy, 64 bit, between two Windows computers - A Windows 8 Professional, and a Windows 7 Professional. The Windows 8 Pro is the server. When Synergy is on, I try to hold down [control] ...
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How can I set reference zoom level in Microsoft Word?

I want to make 100% zoom level the actual paper size display on my screen in Microsoft Word. Says I want to set current 125% zoom level as a reference zoom level of 100%. Is that can be done in ...
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Disable recent Chrome zoom control/panel

MacOSX Snow Leopard, current version of Chrome For the past few months, Chrome responds to a zoom request (Command +) by putting up a small "panel" or popup in the top right of its window. That ...
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What software can be used for interactive viewing of huge images (JPG &PNG) on Windows?

By interactive, I mean the software should provide capability to pan/zoom parts of the images just like how Google Maps are displayed. I have some very large images (with resolution more than ...
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How can I change my screen resolution without moving icons, like “Run in 640 x 480 screen resolution” compatibility setting

The title explains most of my question, but I'm going to go more into detail. There is a game that I play that only runs in windowed mode at a certain resolution. Whenever I change my display ...
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Enlargement and centering PDF for printing

I have a PDF doc, 1 page per sheet, on the Letter 8.5x11 paper size, and with big 2-inch margins (apparently, the docs has originally been designed to be cropped to a booklet with a custom page size). ...
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How to create a new shortcut key in onenote 2013 ? (i.e. page width to zoom)

As I'm using a tabletPC, copy/paste lots of images, texts, hand writing, my onenote pages have different sizes... (using Onenote 2013) Ideally, I'd like to automatically activate adjust page width ...
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Adobe Reader Zooms on Left Click

I'm reading a document in Adobe Reader and it apparently has some setting built in so that if you click on the document then it zooms in one level for each click. I can't even click on the scroll ...
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Can I print a Model diagram at 200% zoom without cutting off in vs 2010?

In visual studio 2010, I would like to print a Model diagram (A .edmx file), at 200% zoom. So I switch to landscape view and up the scale. Printing goes as planned, except that whatever the zoom made ...
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Pinch to zoom in microsoft office

Does anyone know how to use the pinch-to-zoom gesture in Office 2011 for Mac? It works in most programs but not in Office.
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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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Smooth Images setting for OS X Universal Zoom keeps turning back on

I prefer to keep the smooth images setting disabled for my design work, but every now and then the setting is turned on again (every few days and it’s not from rebooting). Any solutions?
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Windows 7 multitouch zooming?

Are their registry changes or other applications that let me take control of pinch to zoom behavior on Windows 7 on a multi-touch tablet? Currently, pinch to zoom appears to behave exactly like ...
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Is there a way to create a video from images with Ken Burns Effect using ffmpeg?

I was able to create a simple zooming effect but couldn't do a pan and zoom using ffmpeg. Is it possible to do that? This is the code i have so far: ffmpeg -y -i image%d.jpg -r 30 -vf ...
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Zoom in/out in a WebBrowser control hosted in a WPF application

I am suffering from a strange scroll-behaviour in a webbrowser control, hosted in a WPF application. This is IE9. Using Ctrl-Scroll I zoom in, e.g. two clicks. Then using Ctrl-Scroll in the opposite ...
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Opensuse Stop Gnome Zoom from Following typing

I'm currently running Opensuse 42.1 Leap. I have a visual disability so I use the Zoom functionality built into Gnome's Universal Access tools. I love the zoom function, except for one problem. As I ...
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In Sublime Text, for syntax-specific preferences, how do you enable increase/decrease font size with CTRL+Mousewheel

I am normally able to use CTRL+MouseWheel to increase and decrease the font size in Sublime Text (I am using Sublime Text 3). This behavior appears to be on by default. When I am in an editor window ...
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How to zoom the screen using XFCE + i3

I am trying XFCE with i3 as a window manager in Manjaro Linux. I followed this tutorial to make it work: https://forum.manjaro.org/index.php?topic=6831.0 I need to have some kind of zooming ...
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ffmpeg zoom out + pan

I am trying to create a video starting zoomed in while it zooms out+pans into a given direction. i can't find any good examples. does anyone know how it can be done ? so far i have only tried to get ...
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Way to alter how web browser handles zooming on different websites. Chrome/Firefox

I have secondary monitor which is small and too far away for comfortable surfing without zooming. Browser in question is Chrome but I'll keep running into similar issues with Firefox. The Problem ...
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How To Save Entire Mouse-Over Zoom Image From Website

I was wondering if there was a way to save an entire mouse-over zoom image from a website? For example....some retailers use mouse-over zoom but you can only see a small portion of the entire zoomed ...
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Wav files recorded with Zoom digital audio recorder registers no volume in my PC editing system

I am a video editor. I paid an audio pro to record voice-over for me, which he did using a Zoom recorder. He played one for me from his Zoom and it had volume. The wav files transferred to my media ...
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Preserving zoom level in Firefox

Is there a way to preserve the zoom level attained by pressing Ctrl+ or Ctrl- in Firefox? Let me be very specific about the issue at hand: I sometimes connect my laptop to an external monitor so I ...
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Keyboard shortcut for zoom in Adobe Reader (Mac) fails

Suppose Adobe Reader is closed. When opening the programme again, the keyboard shortcut does not work at first. Then when (and only when) one changes the zoom manually, by selecting from the ...
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Tool in Linux which divides the screen into two halves

Is there a tool in Linux which divides the screen into two halves allowing to zoom windows not only to the whole screen but also to those halves? Thank you.