Which version of Windows? (Including SP level- Windows 7, Vista SP1, XP SP2
Right-click Computer/My Computer> Properties to obtain this information)
Which version of Internet Explorer? (From IE> Help> About)
Check your settings for window appearance, themes, colors.
XP: Right-click the desktop> Display Properties> Appearance. Try a different
Vista / Windows 7: Right-click the desktop> Personalization> Windows color
and appearance> Try a different theme.
If running a third-party themes program, such as Stardock Window Blinds,
check settings there or disable/uninstall that program.
You need to insure that you have contrasting colors for fonts, 3d objects,
menu background, etc.
If running Windows, XP download and run (right-click> merge) this .REG file
line 216 left side.
Hope this helps,
[MS MVP- IE]
"Gram" <Gram@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> The menu bars in my IE * are black. If I hover the mouse over them, I can
> read what each section is. How can I see them and get rid of the black?