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Accessibility

To zoom in or out:

  • Click the three vertical dots in the top right to open the menu.
  • Next to where it says 'Zoom' click '+' to zoom in and '-' to zoom out.
  • Alternatively you can also zoom in by pressing 'Ctrl' + '+' and use 'Ctrl' + '-' to zoom out. 'Ctrl' + '0' will return zoom to the default level.

To change font or page size for all webpages:

  • Click the three dots in the top right and then click 'settings'.
  • At the bottom of the page that this opens click 'Show advanced settings'.
  • Under the 'Web content' heading you can change the font size by selecting from the 'font size' drop down menu. You can also click 'Customize fonts' to change default fonts.  You can change zoom level on all webpages by selecting from the 'page zoom' drop down.

To change colours

To change browser colours or view in high contrast you'll need to install an extension which allows this, such as the High Contrast extension. There should be a variety of extensions available on the chrome web store.


Keyboard shortcuts:

Here is a list of keyboard shortcuts for Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/157179

To zoom in or out:

  • Click the three lines at the top right to open the menu.
  • Near the top is a '+' and a '-' which can be used to control the zoom level.
  • Alternatively you can also zoom in by pressing 'Ctrl'+ '+' and use 'Ctrl'+'-' to zoom out. 'Ctrl'+'0' will return zoom to the default level.

Set fonts and colours:

  • Click the three lines at the top right then click 'options'.
  • Click 'Content' on the left.
  • Under 'Fonts & Colours' you can change the default font and font size from the drop down lists.
  • More font options can be accessed by click 'Advanced'. You can also disable any custom fonts by unchecking the 'Allow pages to choose their own fonts, instead of my selections above' box.
To change colours click 'Colours' under the 'Advanced' button.

If you use a screen reader or any other software on your computer that reads websites aloud to you, then The London Institute of Banking & Finance website should work with this.

Pictures and other items on our pages should always have descriptions which your read-aloud software should find.

Windows Shortcuts

Command Description Shortcut
Url Shortcut (.com) Adds 'www.' and '.com' prefix and suffix to a URL CTRL + ENTER
Full-screen mode Toggle between full-screen and normal view modes of the browser window F11
Tab switching Switch between browser tabs from left to right CTRL + TAB
Bookmark current page Adds the current page to bookmarks/favourites list CTRL + D
Manage bookmarks Opens a window for editing/managing stored bookmarks/favourites CTRL + B
Reload page from cache Reloads the current page without redownloading it from the internet F5
Reload page from Internet Reloads the current page from the Internet CTRL + F5