If you have dimished vision, the Magnifier tool can make the screen more readable.
Microsoft provides a minimal set of tools for persons with special needs. See http://www.microsoft.com/enable.
The Magnifier tool can be started from Start / Programs / Accessories / Accessibility / Magnifier. With Magnifier, you can:
Change the magnification level Change the size of the magnification window Change the position of the magnification window on your desktop Invert the screen colors Use a high-contrast setting Follow the mouse pointer as it moves on your screen Follow the keyboard focus that centers on the location of the insertion point Following text editingThe Utility Manager can be started at Start / Programs / Accessories / Accessibility / Utility Manager or by pressing the Windows Logo key and typing U. The Utility Manager provides access to Magnifier and Narrator. You can add the On-Screen Keyboard by pressing Add to Utility Manager from the On-Screen Keyboard File menu. Narrator starts automatically with Utility Manager.
You can use Utility Manager to automatically start Magnifier when Windows 2000 starts.