How To Zoom Putty Screen

Putty is a commonly used terminal emulator that grants users access to remote servers and systems. However, at times, the default font size may be too small for comfortable viewing. This article will demonstrate how to adjust the zoom on the Putty screen to enhance readability.

Step 1: Open Putty

First, open Putty by double-clicking on its icon or searching for it in your Start menu. Once it’s open, you should see a window with a black background and a command prompt.

Step 2: Change the Font Size

To change the font size, click on the “Settings” button in the top left corner of the Putty window. This will open up a new window with various settings options. Click on the “Font” tab and adjust the “Font size” slider to your desired size.

Step 3: Save Your Changes

Once you have adjusted the font size, click on the “Save” button in the bottom left corner of the settings window. This will save your changes and apply them to Putty.


By following these simple steps, you can easily zoom in on the Putty screen to make it easier to read. Remember to save your changes so that they are applied every time you open Putty.