IE8 Shows no background images

Posted on 2011-10-17
Last Modified: 2012-05-12

This is a strange one; I have a client whose PC seems to never load background images for any website they view (See the attached image).

I have tried resetting IE8 to default and even formatting the PC, so it must be something to do with
their roaming profile, but I can’t work it out.

Any help would be appreciated.


Question by:Auratek
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    Expert Comment

    if it's a problem with the roaming profile then he should have the same problem on another machine.  have you verified this?

    Accepted Solution

    Well today I found out that the user was also unable to see colours set to fields, fonts etc… in Excel.

    This was the clue I was missing, basically it meant the High Contrast was enabled in the Display settings in the Accessibility Options.

    Thanks for your help.

    Author Closing Comment

    A new clue came up which helped me resolve the issue.

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