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Create Project Colors

This topic explains how you set the project colors to be made available in the element Default Appearance dialog.

Access:     Tools | Options > Standard Colors: Define Colors

Use to:

  • Set the project colors

How to:

To define the custom colors for a project, follow the steps below:



See also


Click on the Define Colors button

The Color dialog displays



Click on the Define Custom Colors button

The Color dialog is extended to provide color selection fields on the right of the dialog



Click on an empty block in the Custom Colors palette (or, if you are replacing a color, click on that color block in the palette)



Create the required project color using the Luminosity slide bar, color mixer panel, Hue/Sat/Lum fields and/or Red/Green/Blue fields



Click on the Add to Custom Colors button to add the color to the selected Custom colors block



Repeat steps 3, 4, and 5 for any other project colors you want to define



Click on the OK button to close the Color dialog, then click on the Close button to close the Options dialog

The custom colors are made available for use in the last 16 squares on the color selection palettes on the Default Appearance dialog