Two methods you can try.
1. In IE, the View, Text Size ...
2. In the Control Panel, add Accessability items such as the Magnifier.
Hi, I am teaching my 90 year young father -in-law how to get on and use the internet. The words are so small, he can't see them. Is there a way I can enlarge the words on the pages on the internet. Thank you, farnand1