How do I make everything bigger on my Mac?

Answered by Willie Powers

I can provide a detailed answer for you! Here’s how you can make everything bigger on your Mac:

1. Start by clicking on the Apple icon located in the top-left corner of your screen. A drop-down menu will appear.

2. From the menu, select “System Preferences.” This will open a new window with various settings options.

3. In the System Preferences window, locate and click on the “Displays” icon. This will open the display settings for your Mac.

4. Within the Displays settings, you’ll see a tab labeled “Display” at the top. Click on it to access the display options.

5. By default, the display setting is usually set to “Default for display,” which means the resolution and font size are set to the standard settings. To increase the font size and scale your display, switch from “Default for display” to “Scaled.”

6. Once you select the “Scaled” option, you’ll see a range of options for adjusting the display size. Each option represents a different scaling level, with larger numbers indicating a larger display size.

7. Choose the scaling level that suits your preferences and makes everything appear larger. As you select different options, the display will update in real-time, allowing you to see how the changes affect the overall size.

8. After selecting the desired scaling level, close the Displays settings window. Your Mac will apply the changes immediately, making everything on your screen appear larger.

By following these steps, you can easily increase the font size and scale your display on a Mac. This can be particularly helpful for individuals with visual impairments or those who prefer a larger, more readable display.