Problem: Picture marker symbol appears as a black box
Markers created from picture files appear as a solid black box.
Your monitor color resolution is insufficent.
Set your monitor resolution to True Color.
A. Click Start > Settings > Control Panel.
B. Double-click the Display icon.
C. Click the Settings tab.
D. Select True Color from the Color Palette dropdown list.
E. Click OK.
Article ID: 000003103
Software: ArcGIS - ArcEditor 8.1 ArcGIS - ArcInfo 8.0.1, 8.0.2, 8.1 ArcGIS - ArcView 8.1