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Forcing color profile to sRGB in Chrome 100

The recent Chrome 100 update looks to have removed the #force-color-profile flag. How can I make Chrome 100 always use the sRGB color profile? I searched flags for "color" and "profile&...
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Any way to get Night Shift to work on external monitors?

I have external monitors connected via DisplayLink from my MacBook Pro M1 (macOS Monterey 12.2.1) Night Shift and f.lux won't work on the external displays (it only affect the main display) Anyone ...
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macOS Terminal Dark Mode Profile

Is there a way to make my terminal always use the dark mode profile, no matter the state of the Dark Mode / Light Mode enabled? I much prefer the dark profile and don't want to turn my computer to ...
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SDR/sRGB on HDR/WCG monitor

How does a signal to a monitor encode SDR/sRGB and HDR/WCG values, and how does that interact with pure SDR, mixed SDR/HDR, and pure HDR content? For the first part, I'd imagine the signal could ...
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Display color mode settings vs Windows / Software color profiles, AdobeRGB

I have monitor with 99% Adobe RGB and 95% DCI-P3. For the color space in OSD settings, Standard = Adobe RGB, DCI = DCI-P3, sRGB = sRGB (sic!) In Windows color management default one is set to sRGB ...
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Why is my colour temperature suddenly warmer on my monitor?

I uninstalled and reinstalled the AMD Radeon drivers and software for my monitor because Ethminer and Phoenix miner couldn't detect my single RX 580 8GB graphics card. I got Phoenix and Ethminer ...
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Should a SpyderPro be used to calibrate an HDR monitor in Windows?

I have calibrated my non-HDR monitors many times with my Spyder calibrator, but I just got an HDR monitor for the first time. I use my monitor in both HDR and non-HDR modes, depending on the scenario. ...
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How to preserve terminal colors on remote server?

I define my terminal colors in ~/.Xresources. E.g. for my dark blue I have a line *color4: #7cafc2. This works on my local terminal. When I ssh to a remote server, some of the terminal programs use ...
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Chrome on Windows, Print Preview is dull, as well as prints

I am printing from a windows 10.0.19042 Build 19042 and using Chrome and a sample image from Canon and a Canon TS6100 printer. When the print preview displays, the colors are dull, compared to the ...
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Monitor Color Calibration

I would like to perform color calibration on a significantly large number of monitors that I use on a daily basis. I don't currently have a standalone colorimeter. What I do have is a workstation-...
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How to save Color Profile after calibrating using ColorMunki?

I purchased ColorMunki Display to calibrate my Windows 10 display. After running their software to calibrate, it shows me a before/after color profile and it looks like it did a good job calibrating ...
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Lynx text browser changing the background color to match terminal emulator settings

Im using Sakura and I use a dark mode color scheme. The background color is a dark gray color. (#1e1e1e). I am trying to figure out how to get lynx terminal browser to match this background color. Is ...
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Windows Color System Calibration Loader (specified module could not be found 0x8007007E) - Windows Task Scheduler

Background: Windows Color System Calibration Loader is used to automatically load Windows color profiles for your display once Windows is loaded. I'm planning to disable this so I can get Nvidia ...
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firefox color management preferences

the documentation of the Firefox gfx.color_management.mode preference refers to "tagged graphics" and "rendered graphics". These terms are also found in many Mozilla development discussions, and also ...
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Inconsistent color specs and rendered color in PDF/EPS:Why is DeviceCMYK apparently interpreted differently by different PDF viewers?

I'm trying to create a color scheme for latex/beamer/pdf that matches my university's official corporate style. (But this question is not about latex/beamer!) The material I have to work with is a PDF ...
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Is there any way to colorized MacBook pro terminal?

I use Ubuntu Os and when I use terminal I can differentiate what is folder what is file or what is a directory because they have different color scale. For example directories are green or working sh ...
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Certain pictures render in weird green and purple palette in Linux Mint

I'm running Mint 19.1 on my laptop, and I don't know what changed, but sometimes images will just have this weird color palette. On Firefox, it happens on some websites, but not others. Facebook is ...
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Color profile keeps changing in Win 10 after hardware events

I have a Lenovo E480 Thinkpad laptop with win 10 pro with an Intel UHD 620 graphics card. My laptop always had a yellowish colour cast when I was using either the laptop's own monitor or an external ...
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FFmpeg RAW .tif to jpeg too dark

I know this problem is known, but I cannot actually find a solution for this. I am using Topaz JPEG to RAW. The output, I selected, is .tif. So a 4:3 4k image is 80MB large. Now I need to convert it ...
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Themes with Eclipse & KDE?

I have been trying to use eclipse on KDE Neon and Eclipse opens up like this. I figured out that it's the "color scheme" that's causing the problem and changing it to a 'light' theme can make Eclipse ...
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Video Hardware Acceleration Causing Weird colors

I am using Windows 10, On the start menu, there is a tile that displays Images from your folders. Clicking on the image brings up a tab that sits on the right hand of the screen, which also contains a ...
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how to edit your Monitor Color Profiles (icm file)?

I made a color profile for my monitor by a monitor calibrator device that lost. My profile looks great, but the image turn a little bit on blu and it looks cold. How can I edit icm file in order to ...
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Is it possible to rescale and/or adjust the colorspace of an IP cam stream to improve MJPEG picture quality?

Using an IP cam, grabbing the h264 stream the picture looks fine. Want to use the MJPEG stream, but the image is washed out, lack of contrast, blacks show as dark gray and whites show as light gray. ...
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iterm2 colors not changing in when changing ANSI Colors

When I change the ANSI colors in prefereces> profiles> colors >ANSI colors, the colors do not actually change in iterm. They change if I open tmux in iterm2 but not in the actually in iterm. Why is ...
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Add More Columns to Color Palette in PowerPoint

Can you add more color columns to the color palette (for font/highlight colors) in PowerPoint? I like the existing color palette, but it would be great, if I can pick more colors for my presentations....
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Windows: emulate green CRT on modern LCD

I felt the old green phosphorous CRT very relaxing. Is there any way to emulate the monotone green of a phosphorous CRT on modern LCD monitors? Can I solve it coding a Windows theme or monitor ...
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Is there any way to script Windows 10's "color filter" feature programmatically?

I'm trying to get Windows 10 to emulate the new "Digital Wellbeing" feature that Google released alongside Android 9. Basically it changes the screen to grey-scale at night-time to try and incentivize ...
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Faulty Google Chrome color management with multiple mixed gamut monitors

I have on my laptop a mixed-gamut three-monitor setup, one HP LP2475W wide-gamut monitor and two HP Z24i 99% sRGB monitors. When I watch videos that have red areas in them using Google Chrome and a ...
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Is color management used on Windows desktop background?

On my Windows 10 system, I color calibrated my monitor and chose a neutral gray [180,180,180] solid color for the Windows desktop background, but the background appears to have a blue tint. This makes ...
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How to preserve RGB color as much as possible converting a series of PNG files to a video container with ffmpeg?

I have 950 PNG files which are intended to become individual frames in a 38 second video track á 25 frames per second. The file names are identical except for sequence number, as is customary in these ...
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Mac OSX printer color profile is wrong

I have a desktop (Windows 10) computer and a Macbook Pro (2016 version, OSX 10.13). My printer is Fuji Xerox cm115w the official software was installed in both operation systems. One same pdf form ...
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What is wide color and how does it differ from HDR?

I have been trying to learn about the concepts of wide color and high dynamic range and have practically drowned in a sea of marketing speak. I have limited understanding of how color works on ...
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How to debug why Chrome browser on Mac giving JPEGs a red hue?

I'm having a strange issue on my Mac OS X Sierra 10.12.6 when using Chrome Version 60.0.3112.101 (Official Build) (64-bit). I don't see it in Safari, nor in Photoshop CS6. All JPEG files have an ...
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Two monitors of same model. What is causing one of them to be dimmer than the other?

I have two ASUS VS239H-P monitors. One of them had a blue tint on the right half of the screen recently, so I sent it in for RMA, and it appears that they gave me either a new or refurbished model ...
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How do I get the colors on Windows 10 to look the same as my mac?

I just noticed how awful my apple cinema monitor looks on windows, there's way to much contrast and it just doesn't look right. How do I get to look the same as when I display it on a mac. I tried ...
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Monitor color profile cannot be applied after Creators update

Everything was fine up until yesterday when I've installed the Creators update. Right after logging into Windows after the update I noticed that the colors are all wrong on my monitor. That's because ...
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How do PC blue light filter softwares reduce blue light?

I have often heard about the eye strain that blue light can cause, especially when comming from monitors. I did not give it much importance until I began feeling these effects on me, and, after having ...
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Why do some image viewers display color differently?

On my Fedora 23 machine I've noticed that different image viewers show the colors of images differently (i.e. with different intensity). In this example the left version of the image is a screenshot ...
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How do I make the colors match between two different monitors?

I have two monitors. Windows on one screen appear with a yellow background (instead of transparent/white). When I move a window between the monitors it changes its background color. Any idea how do ...
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Should I expect PDF vs TIF CMYK images to render differently on screen?

Consider a TIF CMYK image with embedded ICC profile, e.g. using ImageMagick : convert input.tif -profile /path/to/ISOcoated_v2_eci.icc output.pdf convert input.tif -profile /path/to/ISOcoated_v2_eci....
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How to create a correct (grayscale) PDF/X-3 file using Ghostscript

I’m trying to convert arbitrary PDF files (a magazine created with pdfLaTeX, containing some photos, but also some graphics such as webcomics) to valid PDF/X-3 using Ghostscript and I want the result ...
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Is color monitor profiling enough when using color-management-aware software?

I'm researching color management out of interest and want to understand how the various parts (monitor, gamma loader, display profile) fit together. Am I right, that if I accept the native whitepoint ...
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Mac OS X printing "different" colors than Windows 10

I'm encountering a situation in a workplace where Mac systems (OS X - El Capitan 10.11.6) are printing colors to a Xerox WorkCentre 7835 correctly from all applications, but all Windows 10 machines (...
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Does Microsoft Photos UWP app not support colour management?

I have noticed that when viewing a set of JPEGs in Photos UWP app that they appear overly saturated and with extra contrast. I saved the JPEGs from RAW files as 8 bits per channel in the sRGB colour ...
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ImageMagic colors not as bright as Photoshop when converting to CMYK PDF

My prospective printer demands a CMYK PDF. I have 40 PNGs to prepare (repeatedly). I convert an RGB PNG to a CMYK PDF with ImageMagick like this: convert myRGB.png -colorspace cmyk cmyk.pdf The ...
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Windows Colour Management of common elements

It came to my attention recently. I have a sub-par LCD and a profiling device (i1 Display). I have created a profile and have installed it (listed in Colour Management). However, that did not ...
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Is my new monitor defective or my eyes?

I’ve just gotten a new Dell UP3216Q (AU$2000) to replace my AOC I2757FH (AUD$390 2 years old) but after plugging it into my Asus laptop’s (Intel HD Graphics 4000) HDMI port and firing it up I noticed ...
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How to remove that nasty color layer in the Windows® 7 image viewer?

Since several months now, I accidentally added an orange layer in Windows® 7 image viewer. It prevent all pictures from being seen normally. I can’t remember anything about how I set it. example : ...
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How can I improve yellow tint of on monitor?

I have Acer K222HQL monitor, AMD Radeon HD 8670M graphic card. Connection through HDMI. I tried different laptops, different OS (Linux distros, Windows), different ICC profiles (including IEC61966-2....
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Is there a way to customize classic windows appearance futher than the built in software allows?

Specifically I'd like to customize the single pixel wide "rims" outlining each window box. I think the purpose of them is to create a 3d effect, but I find them too contrasty and distracting. If ...
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