I was given the answer off-list. Somehow, my color view was changed so that most non-black colors were invisible. I have no idea how it happened, but it's fixed now.
Bob "Love people. Use things. Not vice-versa." -- Kelly Rothaus > -----Original Message----- > From: framers-bounces+rshelton=opentext.com at lists.frameusers.com > [mailto:framers-bounces+rshelton=opentext.com at lists.frameusers.com]On > Behalf Of Robert Shelton > Sent: Friday, September 15, 2006 2:34 PM > To: framers at FrameUsers.com > Subject: My colors are gone > > > I'm working in a document I just took over from a writer who > left. I want it to use my styles, so I imported all > formats--page layouts, paragraphs, characters, color > definitions, everything--from one of my other documents. > Everything seems to be working as expected, except that when > I apply a character style that's supposed to be red, the text > disappears. I assume it's getting set to white instead. When > I re-apply the default paragraph font, the text goes back to black. > > I've checked the character definition and it definitely says red. > > I've checked the document I copied the formats from, and it > works fine there. > > I've looked at the color definition for red, and it's red, all right. > > I've tried applying the color directly, not through a > character style. Same problem. > > I've tried using green instead of red. Same problem. > > I've saved the file as a PDF, and the text is invisible there, too. > > I've shut down and re-opened Frame, just in case. > > Why won't my colors work? > > Frame 7.0p578 on Win 2000 Pro. > > Thanks for any help you can give me.