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Backcolor palettes

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 01, 2010    Points: 0   Category :WPF
When I try to change the backcolor of an object's properties, I do not see the tabs for custom, Web, or System any longer.  I just get a list of color names to select.  I am running VS 2010.

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