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[Windows Vista] How to set Magnifier?

[Windows Vista] How to set Magnifier?

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Magnifier is a convenient tool for people who have difficulty in sight, and can magnify the utility of screen.

When starting the Magnifier, it can be set for special use on pictures to magnify one part of the picture to display.
1. Click Start and click Control Panel.
2. Choose Ease of Access.

3. Click Ease of Access Center.

4. Click Start Magnifier.

5. On the desktop, the window will display Magnifier and magnify part of the screen. Any operation can be done on the Magnifier setting picture. Click the Hidden button, and the setting picture is set in taskbar. To quit Magnifier, click the minimized setting picture in tasks column, and click the [x] (close) button.

6. Minimize on Startup: Select this to start Magnifier in minimized condition.
Scale factor:  It can magnify up to 16 times of actual size.
Invert colors:   Select this to invert colors.
Dock positions:   Select this to set the magnifier window.
Then in the dragged Dock position menu, set the position of Top, Left, Right and Bottom.
Select Follow mouse cursor  to magnify the place of the mouse cursor.
Select Follow keyboard focus  and click the Tab key or directional keys on the keyboard, and magnify moving positions of pointer.
Select Follow text editing  to magnify the input contents.