The zoom function allows you to alter your viewpoint of the images by zooming in and out and also provides the option of a full screen view.

Getting There

Three different methods exist for operating the Zoom function.

The first method to view the various zoom options for the images is to go to View under the View menu and select Zoom.

The second method to execute the different zoom options is to use keyboard shortcuts.

Function Shortcut
Zoom in (25%) Cntrl + +
Zoom out (25%) Cntrl + -
Normal size Cntrl + 0
Full screen Cntrl + F
Auto zoom Cntrl + Z

For more on keyboard shortcuts in VQ, please see Keyboard Shortcuts.

The third method is to click on the zoom thumbnails in the Main Window.

Zoom In

Zoom Out


Zoom In

The zoom in option allows you to zoom in by 25% increments.

Zoom Out

The zoom out option allows you to zoom out by 25% increments.

Normal Size

This is the default angle, selecting this option will bring the images back to their original viewing angle.

Full Screen

This options displays VivoQuant in full screen mode. Re-highlighting the full screen option will revert VivoQuant back to its original size.

Auto Zoom

Autozoom is a useful function which automatically increases the viewing angle of the images if the size of the VivoQuant window is increased.

If this function is not selected and the size of the VivoQuant window is increased the image slices will stay the same viewing angle and will not automatically fit the larger window size.