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Samsung Galaxy S5: How to Fix Screen Colour Looks Like a Negative Film in Android 4.4.2 Kitkat

If your screen colour is inverted or looks like a negative film, don't be panic first since it doesn't always mean that the screen is broken. It may happen if you have accidentally turned on the negative colours feature which will inverse the screen display to the negative colour and display the on-screen text white on black. So, if you're experiencing this issue, you can fix it and get back a normal screen colour by disabling the negative colours feature in your phone.


How to disable the negative colours feature?
If you like to reverse the screen colour back to the default, then you have to disable the negative colours feature in your phone. You can do so by using two different methods: from the general settings menu and from the direct access option.


Method #1: From the settings menu
You can disable the negative colours feature from the general settings menu by using the following steps:
  1. On any screen, swipe down the top of the screen to open up the notification panel and then tap to go to the settings menu.
  2. With the settings menu is displayed in grid view, scroll down to the Personalisation section and then tap Accessibility .
  3. Tap Vision.
  4. Scroll the screen to the bottom and then clear the checkbox next to Negative colours to disable this option.
  5. The screen colour will be reversed back to the default and the text will be displayed black on white.


Method #2: From the direct access option
If you have enabled the negative colours option within the direct access feature, then you can use the following steps to disable the negative colours feature:
  1. On any screen, press the Home key three times quickly.
  2. Tap Negative colours to disable this option.
  3. The screen colour will be reversed back to the default and the text will be displayed black on white.

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  1. Tnx u alot big tnx u helped me alot

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  2. Thanx a lot. I cried a lot when mu screen turn to negative colour.i thought i will lost money for repair.

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