Updated: March 25, 2023
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by Vitalii Yovko
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My Iphone 7.5 has the colors in pictures changed to black and white

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Nice to meet you, *****!
Can you please tell me if you tried to restart your phone?


Customer Replay

Yes, several times

Can you please follow the instructions:
Open the Settings app. From your iPhone's home screen, you need to open the Settings app in order to make changes to the system.
Go to Accessibility. Once you're in the Settings app, scroll down and tap Accessibility.
Tap on Display & Text Size.
Select Colour Filters.
Toggle the switch to On, and tap Grayscale.

Customer Replay

OK, now every thing is in gray scale

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Please turn it off again
Proceed the same instructions
Follow the instructions below
Open Control Center, touch and hold. , then tap. to turn Dark Mode on or off
Let me know how everything is going.

Customer Replay

Ok,turned dark mode to a minus

So you turned that off?

Customer Replay


is that colorful again?

Customer Replay

Powered down. Was color for a second then switched to black and white

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Did you try to do that once again?

Customer Replay

Power down?

No the instructions to turn off dark mode, Sir

Customer Replay

should dark mode have a plus or a minus sign?

What does it have for now, plus or minus ?

Customer Replay

+ sign

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Can you make it minus?

Customer Replay

Now its minus

But nothing changed, correct ?
Still dark?

Customer Replay


Can you please follow Settings > Accessibility > Display & Text Size > Color Filters.

Customer Replay

ok back to picture of pencils

and turn off the switch next to Color Filters. Your iPhone will instantly change from black and white to full color
Let me know when you are done.

Customer Replay

great back to color

You did really great job, *****!
Is there anything else I can do for you today?

Customer Replay

thanks you got it, No thanks

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