Re: Windows Photo Gallery
Setting the color profile should fix it, but not if your monitor is screwy. I
am having a similar problem, only my pictures are hot green. I have done some
research and found from this article:
that the issue is due to Windows Photo Gallery using color profiles to
My problem is that I have a default Dell monitor which appears to have NO
driver according to the website. The monitor did not come with the Vista PC,
and I think this ultimately boils down to a driver issue. I'm afraid the only
solution may be to get a new monitor, which seems like a very bad solution.
"Cal Bear '66" wrote:
> Have you gone to Control Panel > Color Management and checked what profile you
> are using? Mine is set to sRGB IEC61966-2.1 (default) and WPG displays colors
> properly. You may also want to visit your monitor manufacturer's site to see if
> they have an ICC color profile for your monitor.
> "Windows photo gallery Problems"
> <WindowsphotogalleryProblems@discussions.microsoft .com> wrote in message
> > yes i have tried everything to fix it, mine if just hot pink that is so bad
> > 90% of the pictures out there you cannot even make out its so pink
> > "Windows photo gallery Problems" wrote:
> >> every picture i open in Windows Vista photo gallery is bright hot pink, the
> >> picture is quite often invisible the pink is so strong, i have tried
> >> everything i know, it started when i upgraded from Windows XP home to Windows
> >> Vista.
> >> does anyone know what might be the cause of Windows Photo Gallery turning
> >> all my pictures Pink, Windows Paint opens them fine and even the Thumbnail
> >> views of the pics are fine only when it opens them in Photo Gallery.