1. 208subie's Avatar
    I went to see the super bowl at a theater turned my screen brightness lower with ap so not to bug people now my text look highlighted in pink
    pink screen tint-20140204_181814-1.jpg
    02-04-2014 07:48 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Are you saying you dimmed your screen with a 3rd party app? What happens if you turn off that app? Or force close it? Or reboot?
    02-04-2014 09:32 PM
  3. 208subie's Avatar
    Thanks for the welcome and Yea n app from the play store im 99% its what it was because i turned my brightness back and that pink stayed . I havent rebooted and have uninstalled it
    02-04-2014 11:19 PM
  4. 208subie's Avatar
    Bump?
    02-05-2014 11:44 AM
  5. B. Diddy's Avatar
    You didn't mention if you tried rebooting yet (you said you haven't rebooted).
    02-05-2014 11:50 AM
  6. 208subie's Avatar
    Havent rebooted yet trying to figure out how to not erase all my pictures
    02-05-2014 12:26 PM
  7. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Rebooting won't erase your pictures. Rebooting means to power your phone down completely, then powering it back up again. You're thinking of a factory data reset.

    If a reboot doesn't work, try a system cache partition wipe, which won't erase any personal data or settings: http://forums.androidcentral.com/sam...2-s3-tab2.html
    02-05-2014 12:36 PM
  8. 208subie's Avatar
    Just did both and no go
    02-05-2014 01:43 PM
  9. GSDer's Avatar
    Can you provide a link to the app that seems to have caused this problem?
    Have you tried uninstalling the app?

    You could try booting into Safe mode http://support.verizonwireless.com/s...ase.html/59242 and see if the problem goes away.

    Edit: I've used this app before with good results Screen Filter: http://market.android.com/details?id=com.haxor

    Sent from my rooted, debloated, deodexed Sinclair ZX-80 running CM -0.001 using Tapatalk Pro
    02-05-2014 01:53 PM
  10. 208subie's Avatar
    Safe mode on and still pink. And thats the app in question that I used
    02-05-2014 02:05 PM
  11. GSDer's Avatar
    Is the whole screen in pink now, regardless of whether you're at a Home screen or in a different app, or is it just the Messaging app that appears in pink?

    If the former, do the Recovery mode and Download mode screens also appear pink?
    - if so, then it's a really weird coincidence, but it sounds like your screen is going bad
    - if not, it's time for a Factory Reset

    Sent from my rooted, debloated, deodexed Sinclair ZX-80 running CM -0.001 using Tapatalk Pro
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    02-05-2014 07:20 PM

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