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Is there a way when downloading a PDF, to obtain a document with larger characters.
The letters are quite small when you have glasses and you try to read an instructable on your tablet on the work bench

Thanks in advance

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mikeasaurus

7 years ago

FoolishSage has your answer.

Another way may be to copy the text from the PDF into a Word editor, and enlarge the font. Then, save back to PDF format.

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kirribillimikeasaurus

Reply 7 years ago

Yep! I did not thought of that one. I'm going to try that. Or even to keep them in word format !.

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kelseymhmikeasaurus

Reply 7 years ago

Hi, Mike. Since the PDFs are generated on the fly (or can be), could you talk to the dev team about adding a "larger font" selector to the PDF page? I don't mean a fully configurable font menu, just a toggle button, or maybe a one-of-three/four size selection.

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kirribillikelseymh

Reply 7 years ago

That would be a very nice and elegant solution.

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FoolishSage

7 years ago

I dont use a tablet but can't you just zoom in on the pdf? I frequently read pdfs on both laptops and kindle. If the letter type is too small I just zoom in a bit.

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kirribilliFoolishSage

Reply 7 years ago

That's what i do, but i cannot zoom enough for the reading to be comfortable.