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An image and its background become yellow in Windows Photo Gallery in Windows Vista
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When you view an image in Windows Photo Gallery in Windows Vista, the color of the image and its background become yellow.
This issue may occur because an incorrect color profile in the Color Management setting is used for the monitor.
Note Microsoft Paint and Microsoft Windows Picture and Fax Viewer do not use color profiles to manage color settings for images.
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Article ID: 939395 - Last Review: June 28, 2012 - Revision: 15.0