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Adjust Text Size and Contrast with X1 On-Screen Guide Readability Settings

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Learn how to increase the font size and adjust the contrast of the text of your XFINITY X1 On-Screen Guide using the Guide Readability setting available in Comcast Labs.

Adjusting X1 On-Screen Guide Readability

  1. Press the XFINITY button on your remote and use the right and left arrow keys to highlight the Settings wheel icon. Then, press OK.
    The XFINITY Guide screen
     
  2. From the Settings menu, use the down arrow key to highlight Comcast Labs, and press OK.
    The settings menu with Comcast Labs highlighted
     
  3. From the Comcast Labs menu, use the down arrow key to highlight Guide Readability, and press OK.
    The Comcast Labs screen with Guide Readability: option 1 selected
     
  4. Use the right and left arrow keys to choose from four different Guide Readability options:
    • Option 1: Larger font and gray text instead of white.
      option 1 in the comcast labs screen
       
    • Option 2: Larger font, gray text instead of white and a black background.
      option 2 in the comcast labs screen
       
    • Option 3: Larger font, gray text instead of white, a black background and larger poster art.
      option 3 in the comcast labs screen
       
    • Option 4 (Default Guide): Restore your Guide to its original setting.
      option 4, the default guide, in the comcast labs screen
       
  5. The following message will appear to confirm that you'd like to change your Guide Readability: "View increased font sizes and contrast adjustments in the guide. This requires a refresh and will take a moment to complete. Would you like to continue?" If so, select OK.
    the popup that appears when you finalize your settings
     
  6. After X1 refreshes, press the Guide button on the lower-left of your remote control's directional arrow pad to check out the Guide Readability setting that you chose.
    X1 Guide HD Channels screen
Note: Customers who have difficulty reading on-screen text may also benefit from enabling Voice Guidance, the talking guide feature on X1. For details, see What is the X1 Talking Guide Voice Guidance Feature?
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