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Colors less saturated in Snow Leopard Finder, Preview & Safari than in Chrome — why?

If I look at the picture here in Safari, Preview or the finder, the shades of blue are significantly different than if I look at the picture in Google Chrome (they are less saturated than in Chrome). ...
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How to find an ICC profile for a given printer?

I'm trying to find an ICC colour profile (actually explicitly for a Samsung CLP 325W laser) but a) can't find the one I want and b) can't find a general resource for downloading them from. Does anyone ...
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Creating a gimmick monitor profile?

I want to create a monitor profile which is not an accurate calibration, but actually remaps colors such that the monitor emits only red light — the blue and green channels are always 0. Preferably, ...
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how do I change the colour scheme on PuTTY?

I'm using PuTTY to SSH from my PC at home to Linux computers at work, but some of the text (folder names) is dark blue on black, which is almost impossible to read. How do I change the colour-scheme? ...
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Color problems on Mac OS X

I have two Macs and a couple of Windows boxes - If I take screenshots (also looking at the screens...) of anything on each of them the Windows machines and one Mac look the same, but my Mac looks ...
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Calibrating laptop Dell inspiron t4500 for more faithful colors

How do I calibrate my Dell laptop to have more faithful colors? I am editing a photo using Photoshop and my Dell Laptop, when I am editing I don't encounter any problems with the image or the color. ...
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How can I reduce saturation on my wide gamut monitor to have it display at sRGB levels?

I recently bought an Eizo S2243W, which boasts a wide gamut panel that displays 95% of AdobeRGB. The thing is that, while color aware applications are fine, most applications (including Windows 7 ...
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Colour profile to dim the screen

I'd like my screen to be darker. I can dim the screen up to a point, and I can use themeing to get apps to display with dark colours, but most of the web uses white backgrounds that contrast heavily ...
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Color Calibrate Dual Monitor XP SP2 [duplicate]

This topic has been touched on before but not really answered. I have a dual monitor system and the colors differ wildly. I currently live Buenos Aires where color correction hardware costs premium ...
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SQL Server Management Studio Color Schemes?

Is there a way to apply color schemes and themes to SQL Server Management Studio? I really enjoy the ones for Visual Studio 2005/2008/2010 and would love to have something like that. Color Schemes ...
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Color Profiles in Windows 7 vs. XP

I have a Brother Color Laser Printer and an HP 8150DN. I have a local Windows 7 Pro machine that I do graphics work on. I created a letterhead that when printed from my machine looks dark and rich ...
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“The monitor profile appears to be defective” warning from Photoshop Elements 6.0

When I start the Photoshop Elements 6.0 editor I get the following warning dialogue box: I've also found that the Windows Photo Viewer shows colours completely incorrectly, and I suspect this is a ...
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Color Management, Linux, Photoshop C2 via Wine

I am new to Color Management CMS, so doing it on Linux, and then throw Wine into the mix ... and I am a little lost. However, I have Photoshop CS2 running okay with Crossover Professional on Ubuntu 9....
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Photoshop CS4 color profile weirdness

My color profile in Photoshop CS4 on Windows is always set to "Monitor RGB" when I startup photoshop, which gives me a weird color tone as shown in the screenshot below. For example, this is how ...
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What color profile to use for scanning?

I have a Dell v305 printer/scanner/etc... What color profile should I use with scanning photos? I am scanning them into Photoshop CS4.
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What is the ICM profile and how it is managed in Windows?

I have download the ICM profile for my monitor but Windows XP shows me colors in a way, Firefox and GIMP in another. So my question is what really is an ICM profile and how Windows and other ...
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Grey turns into pink in Adobe programs?

I recently installed the Adobe Creative Suite 4 on my Windows machine. However, I'm getting this strange problem: certain shades of grey turn into pink. This happens in all the programs, and ...
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Color doesn't display right in some cases after installing the color profile from Samsung

I had this problem in the past when I installed Vista and don't recall what I did to fix it and now that I've upgraded to Win7 from a clean install, it's back. I've got dual Samsung SyncMaster T240 ...
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Set Default Color Profile In Mac OS X Leopard

I use an LCD display with my other PC that, for some reason, displays really bright in Leopard. I change the color profile to calibrate it, but the settings only stick to the user for whom I create ...
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Use Color Profiles in OS X to reduce monitor's color saturation

I've got nice-to-have problem: my new monitor (Dell 3008WFP) has wide color gamut and displays too saturated* colors (magenta and cyan look almost fluorescent). I'd like to get colors closer to ...