Dead Horse

Discussion in 'Android General Discussions' started by BenDaaho, Jan 4, 2010.

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    When can we increase font size? A half Bizillian apps and still waiting to be able to read my freaking email without a magnifying glass. And before I get flamed for being old or something else like that; I am not but I do wear glasses. Eagerly waiting an intelligent response or two.
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    Maybe an app that would act as a magnifier? Like a mobile widget, that acts as a magnifier. Might not be the most practical, but would make a cool app :)
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    I'm in agreement with you. I've only got one decent eye, and even that one sucks compared to the average person. You may want to set up your email account as a favorite in the dolphin browser. Then you can use pinch zoom to increase the size of everything on the web page.

    I'm not sure if that helps, but I thought I'd put it out there.
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    I wanna slap myself... how did I overlook the fact that if we had pinch zoom OS wide on the Droid it would greatly help in this, and many other situations!
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    This is not a Droid issue. Its a medical issue.

    It's not the first time I've seen this mentioned. What you need is a decent eye doctor. I have terrible vision but I have no problem seeing the font on my Droid. I wear bifocals. And I can see it even without my glasses on. ;)
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    Or a Personal Preference....
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    Dude thanks for the no flame. Apparently you can read your droid but have trouble understanding simple english? I asked for constructive advice that might lead me to an app. Or should I use sign language? 00l07 you!
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    who? Unfortunately there isn't an app for this...
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    I am referring to you.

    Why do these things always end up like this? I will just go someplace else for answers. Thanks to those who offered their help.
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    There is nothing wrong with wanting / having a device that is accessible. A zoomable screen would be a great email feature.
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    Hey now, don't let one rotten apple spoil everything for ya. This is generally a great place. It's a lot more layed back here than any other forum I've been part of. We usually just ignore the obnoxious ones (there aren't very many).
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    Nice. Very nice. Give the guy a break, with some of the crap apps i've seen in the market, the one the OP is asking for would not be a bad idea. What someone else said, you could always try viewing it on the browser and make it larger on the web page.
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    Ha I love irony. The person who asked for people not to flame is infact flaming someone!
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    Pardon my frankness but what is so hard about zooming in? Easy fix, no app needed.
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    Not hard at all. I was just looking for a way to increase overall font size in general. For everything; without having to zoom in and out.