FileMaker Pro Advanced basics > Opening and managing files > Setting the zoom level

Setting the zoom level

To set the zoom level, choose View menu > Zoom In or Zoom Out, or use keyboard shortcuts.

If you can’t zoom in or out, a script may have locked the zoom level. To restore the zoom feature, run a script that has the Set Zoom Level script step with the Lock option deselected.


If your device supports gestures, you can also pinch to zoom in or out.

Windows: You can zoom in to a maximum of 300% when Enlarge window contents to improve readability is selected in the General tab of the Preferences dialog box, or if your system is using a HiDPI display.

Related topics 

Window display keyboard shortcuts (macOS)

Window display keyboard shortcuts (Windows)