How to Change a Font on Facebook

Facebook settings don't allow users to change font size or style, but users can use browser settings and add-ons to create the viewing experience they want.

Change a Font on Facebook Using Firefox Browser Options

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To change a font using the Firefox browser options, select the Tool menu, displayed as three horizontal lines in the top-right corner of the browser and select Options.

Access the Firefox Tool menu.
Access the Firefox Tool menu.
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Select Content and Advanced.

Select the Select Content tab.
Select the Content tab.
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Select the desired font settings, deselect Allow pages to choose their own fonts, instead of my selections above and click OK.

Deselect, and click OK.
Deselect, and click OK.
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Change a Font on Facebook in Chrome Using Fabulous

Step

Select the Tool menu in the upper-right corner of the Google Chrome browser. Click on More Tools and Extensions.

Access the Tool menu in Chrome.
Access the Tool menu in Chrome.
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Scroll to the bottom of the Extensions page and click Get more extensions.

Click this link to get more extensions
Click this link to get new extensions.
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Type Fabulous into the search form. Find Fabulous for Facebook in the results, and click the + FREE button. Then click Add.

Search for and select Fabulous for Facebook.
Search for and select Fabulous for Facebook.
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Go to Facebook.com and select the Fabulous menu button, displayed as a blue circle containing a white, cursive F.

Select the Fabulous menu
Select the Fabulous menu.
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Use the slider menu to adjust font style and features.

Use the extension to change font features on Facebook.
Use the extension to change font features on Facebook.
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Change a Font on Facebook Using Internet Explorer's Browser Options

Step

Select the Tool menu, displayed as a gear in the top-right corner of the browser. Click Internet Options and select the General tab.

Select the Tool menu.
Select the Tool menu.
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Near the bottom, click on Fonts.

Change fonts from the general settings menu.
Change fonts from the general settings menu.
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Select the desired font features and then click OK.

Select font settings.
Select your desired features.
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Back on the Generals tab, click Accessibility.

Ensure your fonts are displayed by using the Accessibility menu.
Ensure your fonts are displayed by using the Accessibility menu.
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Select the three options found under Formatting and click OK.

Enjoy customized fonts on Facebook.
Enjoy customized fonts on Facebook.
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