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Discover the different options and methods of sorting your messages within SFU Connect. Click on sorting the message listing, mail view options, reading pane options, increasing fonts and view message header on the right to learn more about it. 

Increasing/Decreasing Font Size

Changing the font size of the entire web interface can be done by navigating to Preferences and selecting Display Font Size. Be sure to click the Save button near the top left corner of the screen upon finishing. You will then be prompted to reload the application to activate the change by clicking Yes, or wait until the next time you sign in to view the changes made.

Alternately, the HTML (standard) version scales well when font size is increased within the browser. You can select the HTML version from the login page.

For PC users, many browsers will allow you to press control and '+' to zoom in.  For Mac users, many browsers will allow you to press command and '+' to zoom in.  As an alternative, most browsers have a "View" menu with zoom options.  If you require assistance, see Getting Help.

To learn more about printing emails with increased font size please go to Set Font Size for Print.

Changing Fonts

You can change the font of the entire interface by navigating to Preferences and select Font near the top of the screen.