We came up with this guide on how to change email font size in Android phones as a result of a question asked by one of our readers. Here is the question:
I have Yahoo email and a Motorola Stylus 5G, 2021 version phone. My question: Who controls to text size in emails? Yahoo? Motorola? Other? Is there any way I can set the size I want? The text is so small now it looks like an underline. Thanks
Motorola smartphones are Android smartphones. As such, the steps you need to change email font size in Android phones, generally, apply. Whether you own a Motorola, Samsung, OnePlus, Nokia, or some other Android phone brand, the tips provided below will work.
Outlined below are the different ways to change the font size in your email app in your Android smartphone.
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How to change font size for the entire phone
You can change the font size for the entire phone, which will affect the email app as well. To do this, you need to go to the phone settings, select display, and choose font size and style. You can then slide the dot on the scale to adjust the text size. However, this will also change the font size for other apps and menus on your phone, so you might not prefer this option if you only want to change the email font size.
Yahoo Mail app: How to Change Email Font Size in Android Phones
Click the gear icon in your Yahoo email. Then choose “Settings”, followed by “Write an email.” The Default Rich Text Font part shows the font attributes that are automatically applied to your emails. Choose your preferred email font size from the drop-down menus, using the generated sample as your guide. Here are the steps outlined as a list:
- Click on the Settings icon
- Click on More Settings.
- Click on Writing email.
- Under “Default rich-text font” select your preferred font size.
You can also follow these same steps to change your font style or type. The setting to change font style is located in the same level as that for changing font size.
How to change font size for Gmail app only
You can change the font size for the email app only, which will not affect the rest of the phone. To do this, you need to open the email app, tap the menu icon (three horizontal lines) at the top left corner, and select settings. You can then tap the account you want to change the font size for, and scroll down to find the display section. You can then tap font size and choose from small, normal, large, or huge.
That’s it. You should be able to change the email font size in your Android phone, to fit your specific need.