If you are a heavy Facebook user, then you may, at one point in time, find yourself wondering – ‘how the hell do I change the font size on this platform?’

And the thing is – there’s no built-in function that allows Facebook users to change the font size – which is disappointing. 

Luckily, with a few simple hacks, you can change the font size of Facebook on Desktop, Android, or iOS devices. Throughout this blog post, I’ll help you understand:

Without further ado, let’s change our font sizes on Facebook together.

How to Change Font Size on Facebook on Desktop?

Desktop users can easily change their font size using their keyboards. Whether you’re using Facebook on Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or any other browser, you can use “Ctrl” and “+” to increase the font size on Windows and “Command” and “+” on Mac.

Follow these steps to change the font size on Facebook on Desktop:

Launch Facebook on Desktop & Log in to Your Account

To change the font size, firstly you need to launch Facebook on your preferred browser on Desktop. Head over to www.facebook.com and log in to your Facebook account, if you haven’t already.

Once logged in, it’s time to head over to the next step.

Use the Keyboard Commands to Change the Font Size

If you are using Windows, then to increase the font size, hold the “Ctrl” button on your keyboard and tap the “+” button. When you do it, you’ll see the font size increasing. Continue hitting the “+” button while holding “Ctrl” to keep increasing the font size. Similarly, if you decrease the font size on Facebook, hold the “Ctrl” button and tap “

If you are using Mac, then you need to replace “Ctrl” with “Command” To increase the font size, hold the “Command” button followed by tapping the “+” button. At the same time, if you want to decrease the font size, hold the “Command” button along with tapping the “” button.

And that’s how you can change the font size on Facebook on a Desktop.

If you are wondering how to change the font size on Android devices, read the next section.

How to Change Font Size on Facebook on Android Devices?

There’s no in-built function to increase your Facebook application font size. However, you can use your Android phone’s built-in accessibility features to increase font size. Allow me to share how you can do it. But before I do, it’s important to note that I am using the OnePlus 7 Pro. So, the steps may vary – depending on the Android device you’re using.

So, here you go:

Head Over to Your Android Device’s Settings

The default font size on my Android device is “Small.”

To change the font size on Facebook on Android devices, the first step is to head over to your device’s settings. 

Visit Display & Change the Font Size

Upon visiting Settings, we need to head over to the Display section – where we’ll be able to change the font size. 

Look up “Display” on your Android device’s Settings and click on it.

How to Change Font Size on Facebook on Android Devices?

Now, to increase the font size, you need to find the “Font Size” option under the “Display” section. Tap on it.

As you can see in the above screenshot, I’ve changed my font size from Small to Largest. Once you do it, you’ll see enlarged font on your Facebook mobile application. 

Here’s the Before & After screenshot:

Facebook Font Increase Before & After Screenshots

NOTE – Using the built-in accessibility feature, you’ll not just be increasing the font size on Facebook. Instead, you’ll be doing it for all applications on your phone. 

If you use an iPhone or iPad and want to change the font size, allow me to help you out. 

How to Change Font Size on Facebook on iOS Devices?

Facebook doesn’t offer a built-in feature to change the font size on iOS devices. However, to change the font size, iOS device users can use the built-in accessibility features on iPhone or iPad. Follow these steps to learn how to increase/decrease the font size on iOS devices:

Head Over to Your iPhone’s or iPad’s Settings

To increase the font size on Facebook on iOS devices, the first step is to head over to your iPhone’s or iPad’s settings. 

Increase the Font Size Under “Accessibility”

To increase or decrease the font size on Facebook, you need to tap into the built-in accessibility features of your iOS device.

Upon visiting your iOS device’s settings, search “Accessibility.” Tap on it and under “Accessibility,” click on “Display & Text Size.”

How to Change Font Size on Facebook on iOS Devices?

From here, you’ll be able to increase/decrease your phone’s font size – which will also help you increase/decrease the font size on Facebook.

NOTE – Using the built-in accessibility feature, you’ll not just be increasing the font size on Facebook. Instead, you’ll be doing it for all applications on your phone. 

Conclusion

You can also use the Magnify feature on your Android or iOS devices to increase your font size. At the same time, you can use 3rd party applications for the same – however, I’d advise against it. 

I hope I was able to address your problem.

And if I were, don’t forget to smash the like button and drop your valuable comment. 

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