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LCD show purple or violet cast on white areas when using auto mode

D40x / 18-55 DX Nikkor lense... preview on the LCD of indoor pictures of white objects appear purple or violet... any ideas? is it a malfunction of the LCD

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Re: LCD show purple or violet cast on white areas when...

Have you tried viewing the photos on a computer or printing them? There should also be parts of the menu/setting displays that would be white. The text on the image info should be in white.
If you are getting white, it would suggest your whitebalance isn't set correctly. If everything has a purple tint to it, check your LCD display settings, otherwise it may be the screen is failing.

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