Re: Color Selection Options are missing from PowerPoint

Hi Jan,

Try the PowerPoint forum. You posted in the Word forum by mistake.

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Beth Rosengard

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On 3/10/08 8:30 PM, in article ee931f9.-1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx,
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Version: 2004
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger)
Processor: Power PC

All of a sudden, several of the color tools are missing from PowerPoint's
Colors dialog box. I can't see any of the icons that should be at the top of
the box. So, no color picker, no CYMK sliders, no Spectrum, and no Crayons.

I am permanently stuck with the color lists and I can choose from Apple,
Developer, Aqua Pro, Crayons, and Web Safe Colors. (But this is inconvenient
when I need CYMK.)

The strange thing is that it works find from Word. I tried restarting my

I could have sworn that they were there not too long ago, but I probably can't
verify that they were there since my last OS updates.

Any ideas?