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How to Zoom Out on Firefox

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Zoom allows you to increase or even decrease the size of Firefox web page you are browsing at. It is called zooming in and out. This is also termed as the default zoom. This is perfect for individuals who want to improve the readability of Firefox. But sometimes, people do not really know how this thing works. They often lead to zooming in their Firefox page so much that they do not even know how to zoom it out. If this happens to you for a lot of time, this article intends to help you in understanding the zoom settings.

How to Zoom Out on Firefox

Zooming out on Firefox can be done on various ways. With this, you may consider using your keyboard, mouse, menu and toolbar.

1. Press and hold ctrl while pressing –

This works if you want to zoom out using your keyboard. Just a tip, it is actually working in reverse with zooming in. If you want to make use of the normal and default size, then press ctrl alongside with 0.

2. Press and hold ctrl while scrolling down

This works if you are using a mouse. The scrolling is also appropriate if your mouse has a scroll wheel. This would have to be the easiest step in zooming out your webpage.

3. Press Alt

This is appropriate if you want to change the size of your web page using the menu button. You will stumble upon this on the top of the Firefox window. What you need to do once you see the menu is click View then, look for the Zoom part.

4. Select on the Customize toolbar

This works if you want to zoom out using Toolbar. Upon seeing the Toolbar window, drag and click Zoom Controls. Then click Done to finish what you are doing. You can even click – to zoom out in no time!

The above mentioned are the ways in zooming out your Firefox. It can be easy for you have various options. Think now if you want to use your keyboard, mouse, menu or toolbar instead. All of them can be effective in dealing with this Firefox feature.

When do I use Zoom?

There are various purposes for the Zoom feature. You use it if you want not just to increase the size of your Firefox web page but also in increasing your font size instead. What is even more interesting is that today, this Zoom feature also works for mobile phones! Yes, this is good news for people who are browsing for most of the time using their cellphone. You can do this by double-tapping or just by pinching. This is as easy as double tapping the area that you would like to see even more. Pinching on the other hand works but moving your fingers close together. This will zoom out your display. If you want the normal screen, double tap.

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How to Remove Wallpaper

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Is your wallpaper starting to peel off? Or do you simply think that its design is already outdated and you want a new one? This article will show you how to remove wallpaper the easy way.

Step One: Protect your stuff.

You can protect your pieces of furniture by covering them with drop cloths or by simply moving your furniture out of the room. You can also place drop cloths to cover your carpet or anything else in the room that you don’t want to possibly get damaged.

Step Two: Cut the electricity.

You have to switch off the circuit breakers and cut the electricity to the particular room.

Step Three: Cover your power outlets.

Electrical outlets, even those without power, can be dangerous when they get wet during the process. To avoid the risk of electrical fire cover the power outlets in the room with tape.

Step Four: Make the solution.

Mix a 50/50 solution of hot water combined with any fabric softener. Put the solution in a large spray bottle.

Step Five: Score the wallpaper.

Use a scoring tool to make holes in the wallpaper. The significance of using a scoring tool is that it will allow the solution to seep in and reach the adhesive base of the wallpaper.

Step Six: Soak the wall.

Spray your prepared solution to a portion of the wall and let it soak for several minutes. Don’t soak the entire wall with the solution; saturate only the part that you can strip off under a 10-15 minute period.

Step Seven: Strip the wallpaper.

After waiting for several minutes, you can now start peeling it off. With the aid of a putty knife, you can strip off the wallpaper starting at the bottom corner. Repeat the previous step until the entire wallpaper is removed.

Step Eight: Clean your walls.

After your wallpaper has been removed, some traces of wallpaper adhesive may be left on your walls. To clean this, make another solution by mixing dishwashing liquid with hot water. Use a sponge soaked in the solution to scrub the walls. After scrubbing, you can rinse the walls with clean water and wipe it with a dry towel.

Final Words…

Removing wallpaper is a tedious task, but following these simple steps on how to remove wallpaper will spare you from too much hassle. What you need is patience, effort, and the right tools to be able to accomplish this chore.

Tips:

  1. You can use a paint roller instead of a spray bottle.
  2. Instead of putty knife, you can use plastic spatula.
  3. Commercially prepared solutions such as Polycell Wallpaper Stripper, DIF Wallpaper Remover, and Piranha Wallpaper Remover Pacs are available in the market.

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How to write a check

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Knowing how to write a check is the most important as everything moves on money and banks are the safest place to keep your money stored instead of keeping with you. So you need to know how to write a check to make a bank draft of rise money from bank using a check as it is an obvious to submit a check to make any type of exchange.

How to write a check

There are few steps to write a check which have to follow. Those are given below for your help.

Steps:

  • First you have to write the date and name of the payee.
  • Then write the amount of payment you want to pay.
  • Now you have to write the amount of payment in letters.
  • Lastly sign the check and if you want, you can add a memo.
  • You have to keep the track of your recent checks in the check resister book to keep the records of your account balance.
  • Make sure you are extra careful when writing a check because it is money related matter which is very important.

You have to learn every single matter how to write a check to use a check and being aloof from getting cheated by someone and we think now you know that.

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How to address a letter

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Whether it is by snail mail or electronic mail (or e-mail), how to address a letter properly is important because it is the first step to getting your message across. This is essential most especially when writing for employment or business, and for writing to formal agencies such as the government or big institutions.

Simply put, how you address a letter can possibly entice or turn off its reader.

1. Decide how formal your letter needs to be.

  • The next few steps will be for more professional-type letters.
  • Informal letters can be handwritten and without the address and stiff salutation.

2. Know the appropriate title to use. For example:

  • Mr. for male
  • Ms. for female (regardless if the addressee is married)
  • Dr. for a medical doctor or someone with a PhD

In case you are not sure of the person’s title or gender, use their full name instead.

3.  If it is an official letter or business letter you are writing :

  • Write the addressee’s name on the first line, designation on the second line and address or office on the third and fourth lines.

4. Write the date below the contact’s name, designation and address. Leave a space in between the contact information and the date.

5. Begin your salutation with “Dear (title + name) followed by a comma or colon, a space, and then the first paragraph of your letter.

In case you do not have a specific contact person, use general salutations such as:

  • Dear Sir or Madam
  • To whom it may concern

When you have finished properly addressing your letter, the more important part is writing down the necessary content. Do not forget to proofread your work before you send it.

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