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I can't see certain graphics or important 'click on' options on some webpages. Can you help?
I can't see some things on my screen, like: - horizontal and verticle lines on my email (Horde @ Uniserve) - check boxes on my email landing page - Google Doodles - Facebook stickers, to send or sent to me - Facebook emoticons, to send or sent to me. + on some pages optional boxes are missing so have to move my cursor around to find the links.
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Make sure that you allow pages to choose their own colors.
- Tools > Options > Content : Fonts & Colors > Colors : [X] "Allow pages to choose their own colors, instead of my selections above"
Make sure that you haven't enabled a High Contrast theme in the Windows/Mac Accessibility settings.
--- Missing icons are usually supplied by a font that is downloaded from the server (@font-face) as you might see by little boxes that show the hex code of the characters instead.
Modified by cor-el
Thank you Cor-el; your fix solved part of the problem. I can now see the horizontal lines on my email landing page but other graphics like 'check boxes', Facebook stickers/emoticons, and Google Doodle still are invisible.
What changes did you make?
Can you attach a screenshot?
- Use a compressed image type like PNG or JPG to save the screenshot
- Make sure that you do not exceed the maximum size of 1 MB
If images are missing then check that you do not block images from some domains.
- Tap the Alt key or press F10 to show the Menu Bar
Check the permissions for the domain in the currently selected tab in "Tools > Page Info > Permissions"
Check "Tools > Page Info > Media" for blocked images
- Select the first image link and use the cursor Down key to scroll through the list.
- If an image in the list is grayed and "Block Images from..." has a checkmark then remove this checkmark to unblock images from this domain.
Make sure that you do not block (third-party) images, the permissions.default.image pref on the about:config page should be 1.
There are extensions like Adblock Plus (Firefox/Tools > Add-ons > Extensions) and security software (firewall, anti-virus) that can block images and other content.