Photoshop: Why does my ellipse tool always fill black no matter what color I've selected?

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I need this answer right away, I'm on a time constraint.

When I draw a circle using the ellipse tool it fills in black no matter what I have selected for the color.
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Ann Schwartz

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Chris Cox

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Which product are you using?
Which version?

In recent versions of Photoshop, the vector tools have a fill and stroke contents option in the tool options bar that overrides the foreground color.
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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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Check the Color panel. Make sure you have the foreground color selected.