Types of screen magnification tools
Each person will rely on different levels of magnification to complete tasks, depending on the level of vision they have. Some will need a high magnification level to read content, whereas others may need a lower level. It all depends on our comfort level and what works for us on a personal level!
A user will choose the tools they use based on personal factors, like cost and the extent of support they need. Here are some common screen magnification technologies:
- ZoomText: A paid tool for Windows users that allows magnification up to 36x.
- ZoomText Fusion: Screen magnification paired with JAWS for extra screen reading functionality.
- Windows OS in-built screen magnifier