The tag has no wiki summary.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

3
votes
2answers
2k views

Windows 8 will not load color profiles - why?

I have a Spyder3Express color calibration device. Under Windows 7 the utility that came with it would happily load the custom profile I created with it without any hassles. Under Windows 8 (have just ...
1
vote
2answers
198 views

How do monitor calibration tools work?

I am thinking of buying one of the monitor calibration tools, something like a Spyder Pro 4 or something closer to the consumer end. How do these work? Is the software creating an ICC Color profile ...
0
votes
1answer
895 views

Monitor-Specific Color Profile Results In Yellow Grayscale Images

I recently purchased a new Acer S201hl monitor. Many lay reviews compliment its color accuracy with people noting only a bit of a blueish tinge. After a little time, Windows found, and I installed, ...
0
votes
1answer
205 views

Photoshop color profiles and saving for web

I'm looking for the definitive answer to what color profiles should be used when it pertains to working with graphics and saving graphics for the web. What color profiles is everyone using while in ...
1
vote
0answers
162 views

Changing color profile and refresh rate for a specific monitor via script in Windows 7?

I'd like to know whether it is possible to both change the color profile (either to a specific .icm file or to a previously imported one) and the refresh rate (e.g. 60Hz -> 120Hz, also just switching ...
1
vote
0answers
612 views

External Monitor color profile keeps resetting

I spent hours reading on the web trying to solve the problem, but nothing seems to work for me. I have Dell XPS15 laptop and recently bought a Dell S2240M monitor to use with it. Laptop's monitor ...
1
vote
0answers
427 views

How do you set a laptop's screen color profile to 9300k in Windows 7?

I have a large LCD monitor in which I have set on 9300k color. I like this profile a lot and much prefer it over the default 6500k profile but I have no idea how to set my laptop to it as well. The ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

On Windows 8.1, how do you screenshot using the monitor's current color profile?

How do you capture a screenshot on Windows 8.1 that uses the monitor's current color profile? My screenshots always have to have a color profile applied in Photoshop to look the same as the desktop.
0
votes
0answers
73 views

Change color theme on all terminator windows

I wrote a script a while ago to change the color schemes of all of my terminals (Konsole) in Kubuntu. I can't find the script, but I remember that it involved doing something like. clear | tee ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Windows “Color Management” see no monitor after video driver uninstall (Solved)

I used to be able to color calilb the built-in and external monitor of my Lenovo G500 64-bit Win8.1 laptop. Then suddenly Color Calibration of Win has error when I tried to calib the external ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Pictures Are Printed Extremely Dark

Problem I printed a picture using Windows Photo Viewer, and the resulting print was significantly darker than the original image. It was almost completely black. I'm using a Brother HL-2270DW ...
0
votes
0answers
62 views

Save/Export Windows color calibration profile

I'm about to reinstall Windows 8 and I've spent quite a lot of time with the color- and font-calibration there and I'm not sure if I'm able to reproduce the optimal results I have right now again. Is ...
0
votes
0answers
155 views

Solarized Monitor Color (ICC) profile

Recently I used some solarized color palettes in some of the text editors. I found this site from SU.It's really amazing!!! I'm curious if there is any Color (ICC) profile, like this for my desktop ...
0
votes
0answers
220 views

Google Chrome applying color profile to Facebook images?

It seems that Google Chrome is applying some sort of color profile to Facebook images, which makes the color gamut look "off." If I open the same Facebook images in Internet Explorer 10, the images ...
0
votes
0answers
304 views

Photoshop changes colors when moved to a different monitor

This Yahoo! answers question pretty much sums up my predicament. Unfortunately I haven't really found an actual answer. Here's a screen shot of what happens when I place Photoshop between my monitors. ...