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Windows 7: Color Calibration, problem.

17 Oct 2009   #1

Windows 7 professional 32 bit
Color Calibration, problem.

Dear all,

I have Windows 7 Professional 32-bit RTM (build 7600) (latest updates)

I went to Personalize> Display> Calibrate color>

I then calibrated my color be decreasing the gama etc etc etc, and it works fine. but if i restart my computer all that i have done resets back to default.
Does any one have a clue whats going on, and if there are any possible solutions.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Oct 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit Release Candidate

First, be sure you are not a Guest user. Then go to to the Windows orb or press the Windows key and type "color management" and press enter. Under "Devices > Profiles associated with this device:", what is listed?
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18 Oct 2009   #3

Windows 7 professional 32 bit


I am not a guest but the administrator.

It says:
ICC profiles
sRGB display profile with display hardware onfirguration data derived from calibration (defult) - CalibratedDisplayProfile-0.icc

My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Dec 2009   #4

Windows 7

I am having exactly the same problem. I am the administrator. Windows 7 Professional. Every time I reboot my laptop I have to recalibrate the color.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Jan 2010   #5

Windows 7

I was having the same problem. On startup my Vaio laptop display had a red hue. I would change this by going into Intel Graphics Media Accelorator properties and tweak the settings. However on Startup it would still revert to the reddy hue display.

I then used the windows calibration tool. But I would end up with an error message: "The devices page has been refreshed due to a hardware change"

I also reinstalled the drivers yet this had no effect.

In the end I did manage to fix this problem by doing the following:


double clicking my VAIO Laptop opened up the VAIO control center.


Deselecting "Change to optimal color mode automatically"


Select : "Select from following color modes:"

Select: "Do not apply color mode"

This fix worked for me.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 May 2011   #6

Windows 7

"Have a Vaio too and I am having the same problem, but can't find Color Mode Settings"? Could you direct me to another way of getting to the settings?
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