Accessibility

Arthritis Research UK aims to provide a minimum of AA accessibility to users of this site but strives to achieve higher standards where possible.

Increasing the size of the text on the screen

In order to view text in larger than the default size please follow the instructions below. These are for the browser versions listed, but they may also work with other versions of the same browser.

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0 and 8.0

  1. Open the browser
  2. Choose View option
  3. Select Text Size from options list
  4. From next options list select Small, Medium, Large or Largest to set text to size you want

Mozilla Firefox 8.0+

1. Open the browser

2. Hold down Ctrl button on keyboard and press + (plus) key

3. This will enlarge text, to enlarge again repeat procedure

4. Repeat until text is set to size you want

5. To make text smaller press Ctrl on keyboard and - (minus) key

Google Chrome 15.0+

1. Open the browser

2. To make text larger press Ctrl++

3. To make text smaller press Ctrl --

4. To return text to normal size press Ctrl + 0

Opera 9.0+

1. Open the browser

2. Press + (in some versions you might need to press the Shift key as well) to increase size and - to decrease text size. Each press will increase or decrease the size by 10%.

3. Alternatively press Alt + V to bring up the view menu and then press Z to bring up the zoom options. Then use the up and down arrow keys to select the option you want followed by Enter.

Apple Safari 4.0+

1. Open the browser

2. Hold down Apple Key and press + (plus) key

3. This will enlarge text, to enlarge again repeat procedure

4. Repeat until text is set to size you want

5. To make text smaller press Apple Key on keyboard and press - (minus) key

If you still have problems using the Arthritis Research UK site please don’t hesitate to contact us at digitalcommunity@arthritisresearchuk.org.