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iTunes 11 has black background with black text

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RadicalxEdward Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Nov 29, 2012 6:00 PM

I had previously set iTunes to use the dark grid theme. Now I've upgraded to itunes 11 but i'm stuck with cases where I have a black background and black text with no preferences option to fix it. (the same problem I had with the previous itunes version, even when i tried selecting a different theme it wouldn't change)


examples include the downloads window

Screen Shot 2012-11-29 at 8.55.00 PM.png

And views like album view that the text changes color based on the album art, and the background is supposed to too but mine doesn't, so sometimes the icons/text will be unreadable. Like the close, play, shuffle, etc buttons in the screen shot below.


Screen Shot 2012-11-29 at 8.53.25 PM.png


I have tried retinstalling iTunes several times between 10.6 and 11 to fix various bugs but it's never worked properly.

Thanks for any help anyone can provide.

MacBook Pro (15-inch Late 2011), OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2)


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