Any geriatric settings?

Charlie Kravetz cjk at
Tue Apr 8 03:18:31 CEST 2014

On Mon, 7 Apr 2014 20:46:34 -0400
Charles A Edwards <eslrahc at> wrote:

>On Mon, 07 Apr 2014 17:06:23 -0700
>ToddAndMargo wrote:
>>   On Wednesday, I go to a customer with failing vision
>> to demo Xfce-Live USB.  Problem, the guy can not see too well
>> and need HUGE print.  (His grand kids set him up with
>> something in Windows where the letters are big and he has
>> to scroll the screen back and forth.)
>> You guys have any prospective to share on the subject?
>> Does Xfce have any geriatric settings?
>Have a look here
>The section "Different Screen Resolutions"
>You can test on your system
>Ctrl+Alt+Keypad-Plus and Ctrl+Alt+Keypad-Minus 
>increase and decrease screen magnification
>    Charles

That looks worse than obsolete to me. XFree86 X server was replaced by
Xorg 10 years ago. Still, some of the information might be helpful.

Charlie Kravetz
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