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How to Make the Font of the Title Bars Bigger in Windows 8


Today we are going to show you how you can increase the font size in the Title bar, so if you hate the small font or simply cant read it, then this article is for you.

Making the Title Bar Font Bigger

Right-Click on your desktop and choose Personalize from the context menu.


When the Personalization applet loads, click on the Display hyperlink in the lower left corner.


Here you will see the Title bars text size.


In order to change it, all you need to do is click on the drop-down menu and select a larger font.


Once you have chosen an appropriate size, click apply.


That’s all there is to it.

Taylor Gibb is a Microsoft MVP and all round geek, he loves everything from Windows 8 to Windows Server 2012 and even C# and PowerShell. You can also follow him on Google+

  • Published 06/14/12

Comments (3)

  1. rick

    Bigger?! If anything, you mean smaller, right? It’s unnecessarily large by default. It’s good to see that MS has restored some of the metrics from Win7 that were missing in W8CP. Others are still missing, however.

  2. awa


    How to change system font type in windows 8?

  3. Ryan

    would like to know the answer to awa’s question as well

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