System: Ubuntu 18.10 with screen resolution 1920 × 1080 (16:9) on a 15" LCD screen.

My address bar and tabs bar of Google Chrome (Version 71.0.3578.98 (Official Build) (64-bit) with GTK+ theme) look small to me. I want to increase the size of them; not just the font but overall size.

Zooming in from the chrome menu does not change their size but changes the size of web pages.

How can I increase the overall size of the address bar and tabs bar along with the options in the chrome menu, window icons and other icons in it? I also do not want to scale all the applications, just the chrome bars.

Can we create some kind of UserChrome.css file for Google Chrome like Firefox to tweak the appearances?


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    See if superuser.com/questions/1116767/… helps – DK Bose Dec 14 '18 at 11:01
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    @DKBose That really worked for me. Can you write this as an answer so that I could accept it? Also, in Ubuntu 18.10, the scaling factor can be found through Gnome Tweaks --> Fonts. – Apoorv Potnis Dec 15 '18 at 4:45
  • Glad to be of help! But I request you to post the answer detailing, with nice images, what things were like before you fixed things, and how they look now and what exactly you did to solve the problem. As you know, I don't have the same screen resolution as you do, and so my trying to answer would be more hypothetical. Plus, I use KDE, not GNOME. – DK Bose Dec 15 '18 at 4:53

As suggested by user DK Bose in the comments, this question gave me the correct solution. But in Ubuntu 18.10, the scaling factor can be found/changed by installing Gnome Tweaks and then navigating to the 'Fonts' tab.

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