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That's a bad display profile. Replace it with a good one. How have you calibrated? What calibrator?
Only applications that are color managed will be affected by this. This includes Photoshop, Bridge, Windows Photo Viewer, and Firefox. Windows Explorer and the Windows desktop are not color managed and are unaffected. Internet Explorer is partly color managed, but doesn't use the display profile.
A color managed display pipeline converts from the document profile to the display profile and sends those modified RGB numbers to the display. A non-managed display just sends the raw RGB numbers in the file directly to the display as they are.
Oh, and the camera color space setting doesn't apply to raw files, it's just for camera-processed jpegs. And even so, it doesn't matter in this context, either one is still converted to the (bad) display profile in a color managed application, the end result is the same.
Well this seems like the most likely idea I've come across so far.
I calibrated the screen using the built in calibration wizard under color management/display.
As for a bad profile, any idea how I would go about replacing/fixing it?
The best way is to use a dedicated calibrator, like an i1 Display, ColorMunki, Spyder and so on. This will calibrate the display to a "normalized" response - but more importantly, it will also make a profile that describes this response in detail. That's what color managed applications use.
I really don't know what the Windows calibration utility does, I have never used it. I don't know if it only calibrates, or if it also makes a profile. This is an important distinction.
Generally, though, I usually say that if you don't have a calibrator it's better to use a standard generic profile. It won't be accurate, but it will be consistent and reliable. For a standard gamut display (99% of them) that's sRGB, for a wide gamut display Adobe RGB.
The problem you showed here is very frequently caused by faulty profiles from the monitor/laptop manufacturers, who just can't seem to get this right. These profiles are either installed from the CD that shipped with the unit, or they come through Windows Update. Manufacturer profiles should be avoided. There's usually no advantage over sRGB even if they do work as intended.
I hope I'm not too late but I've been having the same problem and I fixed it a few months ago. Chances are, your default color profile setting is set to monitor's color profile, not the more universal sRGB or AdobeRGB(if you are lucky to have one of those fancy monitors). Your monitor probably isn't so color accurate out of the box so I guess what Adobe does is read your color profile and try to compensate for that (I've also seen browsers do that too). So if you calibrate your display without changing your profile, those program will keep doing their own thing and end up messing up colors.
You have to go to 'color management' (On Windows 10, right click and go to 'display settings', scroll down and find 'display adapter properties', and you will find it there)
Go to 'Advanced' tab and click 'Change system defaults'
Then you should be able to 'Add' color profiles. Find 'sRGB IEC61966-2.1' or whatever profile that suits your monitor's color space and set that as your default, not the monitor's own color space.
Restart those programs and you will probably see pictures in proper colors. Hope this helps you and other poor souls who ended up here. Cheers.
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Your monitor probably isn't so color accurate out of the box so I guess what Adobe does is read your color profile and try to compensate for that (I've also seen browsers do that too). So if you calibrate your display without changing your profile, those program will keep doing their own thing and end up messing up colors.
There's no need to "guess" anything.
A monitor profile needs to be an accurate description of the monitor's actual, current response. That's why a calibrator writes the profile after the calibration is finished.
Photoshop converts, on the fly, from the document profile to the monitor profile. As long as the profile is accurate, that ensures correct display. If the profile is not an accurate description of actual behavior, Photoshop displays incorrectly.
It really is as simple as that.