Increase or decrease font size in Word using keyboard shortcut

Updated: 05/13/2019 by Computer Hope
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Users can quickly increase or decrease the font text size in Microsoft Word and most other PC text programs.

  1. Highlight the text for which you want to change the text size.
  2. Press and hold Ctrl+Shift+> (greater than) to increase the size of text, or press and hold Ctrl+Shift+< (less than) to decrease the size of text.

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