How to Zoom Out on a Mac

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Learn how to zoom in and out using Accessibility functions of Mac OS X.

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In this video tutorial we will show you how to zoom out on a Mac.
In order to zoom in and zoom out on Mac, you have to go “System preferences”. Choose “Accessibility”.

In appeared window, select “Zoom”. Check “Use keyboard shortcuts to zoom” and “Use scroll gesture with modifier keys to zoom”.

Now you can zoom in by pressing “option, command, +”. And you can Zoom out with the help of “option, command, -” keyboard keys.


  1. Sorry to be a pain but this video is incorrectly titled it should say "how to zoom IN and out". I'm looking for a way to only zoom out, to shrink the size of my screen is there a way to do this?

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