Windows 10: Turning off High Contrast Solved

  1.    24 Jun 2016 #1

    Turning off High Contrast


    My grandson turned on high contrast a few days ago. I was able to get it turned off but yesterday it came back on and I can't turn it off. It's rather annoying and makes some screens difficult to read.

    I have tried changing the theme in ease of access settings, then clicked apply, and it doesn't stick. I have tried left-control, left alt and prtscrn keys, nothing happens. Can you tell me how to fix this? My next step is taking it to the geek squad.....

    Thanks!
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       24 Jun 2016 #2

    Hello and welcome to the TenForums

    As well as turning off the high contrast settings as you have done you may also need to select a new theme from the Control Panel selections.

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  3.    24 Jun 2016 #3

    Hurray! Thanks so much, it's fixed now!
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  4. philc43's Avatar
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       24 Jun 2016 #4

    Great news Please mark the thread as solved.
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