How to Size the Screen on Internet Explorer 8
Internet Explorer 8 is a Microsoft Web browser included with the Windows operating system. It allows you to set a comfortable screen size to view Web pages. The normal screen size is referred as a 100 percent zoom. Smaller screen sizes are less than 100 percent, while larger screen sizes are greater than 100 percent. Use the Internet Explorer 8 menu or keyboard to resize the screen while surfing the Internet.
Open Internet Explorer 8 on your computer.
Click the menu "View" on the Internet Explorer toolbar.
Click on the option "Zoom" in the menu "View."
Click on the desired zoom percentage from the list to set the screen size. Note that available choices are 50, 75, 100, 125, 150, 200 or 400 percent.
Click on "Custom" under the menu "Zoom" and enter a custom desired zoom level, such as 164 percent, and click the "OK" button.
Press and hold the "Ctrl" button on the keyboard and press the "+" button to increase the screen size or "-" to decrease the screen size incrementally.