Why is the color on my monitor messed up?


My husband messed with the color on the monitor and now no matter how we try to reset it back to 16 bit high color, it goes back to 16 bit color, and I can barely make anything out. I do hit apply, to no avail. Can you help me?



This question was answered on November 20, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

You have tried t he following

1 Right click on the desktop.

2 Click on properties

3 Click on the settings tab

4 Under color click and highlight (High color (16 bit))

5 Click apply

Try this on the bottom of the screen there are two buttons one said (Troubleshoot) the other said (Advanced)

1 Click on advanced

2 When the window opens click on the ADAPTER tab

3 Under Adapter Type click on properties

4 When the window opens read the small box it should tell you what’s wrong If there is something wrong with the driver there is a tab that said driver on it and it will give you a information the driver installed on your PC.

5 Then click on the resource tab and choose the driver from there The rest is pretty simple.

Hope this is of some help If have any further problems please feel free to come back to the site and someone will be glad to help.

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Posted by Michael of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on November 20, 2004