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Subject:RE: Hinky colors in Word 2010 From:"Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riveraintech -dot- com> To:<techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Fri, 9 Mar 2012 08:06:43 -0500
... solved! I went back and saved the original JPG as a WMF before
inserting it. No color change!
From: Dan Goldstein
Sent: Friday, March 09, 2012 8:03 AM
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: RE: Hinky colors in Word 2010
I don't think so. When you extract the graphic back out of the document
(save as a picture), the color is still true, and the CMYK values match
up as well as the RGB values. It's only while it's being displayed in
the document (print or screen) that I have the problem.
No one on Word-PC had any ideas about this one, so I'm afraid I might
have stumped the band.
From: Tony Chung
Sent: Friday, March 09, 2012 1:13 AM
To: Dan Goldstein
Cc: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: Re: Hinky colors in Word 2010
Could it be a CMYK vs. RGB color mode issue?
On 2012-03-06, at 8:14 AM, Dan Goldstein wrote:
> Sorry, that was backwards: The colors in the graphic are changed, not
> the colors in the Word elements. If I select the graphic after it's
> inserted in Word and save it as a picture, the color is still FF8500.
> But on the screen in the document, and also when printed to PDF, it's
> lightened to F3912C. Either way, the colors in the Word elements stay
> at FF8500.
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