Increase or decrease font size in Word using keyboard shortcut
Updated: 12/20/2017 by Computer Hope
Users may quickly increase or decrease the font text size in Microsoft Word and most other PC text programs. First, highlight the text and press Ctrl+Shift + > (greater than) or press and hold Ctrl+Shift+< (less than) to decrease the size of text.
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