Missing graphics

  DMQ 21:47 PM 12 May 11

I have Windows XP Professional with Internet Explorer 8 on my laptop. Some time ago my wife tinkered with the accessibility options to make the text bigger and since then we're missing some graphics and buttons/icons, e.g. the graphic on the Google homepage is missing. I've done a virus check, re-installed IE8 without success. It's just a nuisance but I'd like to get it back to the way it was. Thanks.

  wee eddie 22:51 PM 12 May 11

Any chance of doing a System Restore to before she did the tinkering?

  northumbria61 22:57 PM 12 May 11

This May sound strange i know but it has worked for some. Check under control panel / accessability options and see if "high contrast " is checked, if it is, uncheck it.

  DMQ 10:41 AM 13 May 11


The 'high contrast' was checked and unchecking seems to have resolved the problem.

Thanks very much for your help.


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