Article ID : 00206643 / Last Modified : 04/11/2019

Text Magnification

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  • Operating systems: Android™ 8.0 Oreo™
     

The text magnification function is useful for people who have difficulty reading text on the TV screen because the text is too small to read.

 

Enabling text magnification

  1. Press the Home button on your TV remote control.
  2. Select Settings at the upper right-hand corner of the Home screen and press the Enter button.
  3. Press the Down arrow button to select Accessibility, and press the Enter button.
  4. Press the Down arrow button to select Text magnification, and press the Enter button.
  5. Select Enable and press the Enter button.
  6. Select OK and press the Enter button.
  7. Press the Home button to exit.

NOTE: The availability of the text magnification function varies depending on the country/region/language.

 

Changing the colour of the text

  1. Press the Home button on your TV remote control.
  2. Select Settings at the upper right-hand corner of the Home screen and press the Enter button.
  3. Press the Down arrow button to select Accessibility, and press the Enter button.
  4. Press the Down arrow button to select Text magnification, and press the Enter button.
  5. Press the Down arrow button to select Configuration, and press the Enter button.
  6. Select Colour and press the Enter button.
  7. Press the Down arrow button to select your preferred combination of text and background colour from White on black, Black on white, and Yellow on black, and then press the Enter button.
  8. Press the Home button to exit.

 

Changing the duration of the appearance of text

  1. Press the Home button on your TV remote control.
  2. Select Settings at the upper right-hand corner of the Home screen and press the Enter button.
  3. Press the Down arrow button to select Accessibility, and press the Enter button.
  4. Press the Down arrow button to select Text magnification, and press the Enter button.
  5. Press the Down arrow button to select Configuration, and press the Enter button.
  6. Press the Down arrow button to select Duration, and press the Enter button.
  7. Press the Up arrow or Down arrow button to select your preferred duration from Very short to Very long, and then press the Enter button.
  8. Press the Home button to exit.

 

NOTE: Similar functions are also available on the Internet Browser 

  • Zoom - Magnifies not only the text but all elements on the screen.
  • Text Size - Select a text size of either Normal or Large.

 


*Android TV is a trademark of Google LLC; Oreo is a trademark of Mondelez International, Inc. group.