Firefox won't zoom images
July 9, 2010 7:54 AM   Subscribe

Firefox won't resize images while zooming a page. Or anytime, really.

When I zoom in on a page in Firefox (Ctrl+), the text scales as I expect, but the images don't change size at all. Only one particular laptop acts this way. It's Firefox 3.6.6 on XP. I think it's been this way for a while, perhaps since installation, which would have been a few point releases earlier.

I would like the images to zoom with the page text, like it does on my other machines. I've tried Googling for guidance on this, but it's been fruitless so far.
posted by NortonDC to Computers & Internet (3 answers total)
Best answer: Uncheck View->Zoom->Zoom Text Only.
posted by enn at 7:57 AM on July 9, 2010 [1 favorite]

Response by poster: Perfect. Thanks. I should have seen that, but I'm glad you helped me out.
posted by NortonDC at 8:00 AM on July 9, 2010

Geez Louise, I love this site. I never knew there was a zoom feature built in to Firefox; I thought I was being clever finding an add-on to do this. Thanks.
posted by CathyG at 8:57 AM on July 9, 2010

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