Windows Phone 8.1 - Force Zoom in Webpages

September 2016

You may have noticed that when you browse the internet on a mobile device, certain websites (especially the responsive design ones) don't allow you to zoom in/out in their pages. In order to maintain a certain degree of consistency, some websites will automatically disable zooming options when being viewed from a mobile device (achieved with HTML5 user-scalable property). Windows Phone 8.1 offers a simple workaround to this problem; you can zoom in/out in almost any webpage as long as you enable a small accessibility feature.

Go to Settings > system > ease of access:

Toggle Allow zooming on all web content on:

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