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Old November 27th 04, 10:35 AM
Nick Hodge
 
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Craig

Try this

http://support.microsoft.com/default...b;en-ca;320531

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When I fill a cell with color it does not show on my screen. However, when
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go to print preview the color shading is visible




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Old November 27th 04, 06:03 PM
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Craig

If this is a problem with all Excel files with coloured cells, the Windows OS
high contrast setting may be turned on. There is information in the
following MSKB article:

OFF: Changes to Fill Color and Fill Pattern Are Not Displayed

http://support.microsoft.com/default...b;en-ca;320531

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On Fri, 26 Nov 2004 17:29:01 -0800, "Craig in Kelowna" <Craig in
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When I fill a cell with color it does not show on my screen. However, when I
go to print preview the color shading is visible




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