Dialog boxes have black background | Camera Raw, Photoshop, Bridge | Mac OS

Issue

The user interface (UI) and dialog box windows in Photoshop, Camera Raw, and Bridge have a black background. It doesn't correctly display black text on a light background.

The dialog boxes include, but are not limited to:

  • Camera Raw
  • Save for Web
  • Liquify
  • Lens Correction
  • Adaptive Wide Angle
  • Filter Gallery
  • DICOM
  • JPEG2K
  • Oil Paint

Solution

Disable or uninstall any application that cleans up your hard drive. Then, perform a repair install of your Mac OS X operating system to reinstall missing OS files.

Additional information

Applications and utilities that clean up your hard disk can delete system or application files.

Disable or uninstall any third-party cleaner applications to prevent future deletion of required system files.

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