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Change Color Theme of MS Outlook

How can I change the color theme in Microsoft Outlook (or, even better, the whole of Windows 7) to a more readable theme such as Solarized Dark?
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Changing text and background colors only for plain text emails in Thunderbird

I managed to tune Thunderbird to darker scheme for everything except the messages, so it looks like this I tried changing colors for messages in Options - Display - Colour, but regardless of Allow ...
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Sepia Filter On windows

When reading Books on android (using almost any application) I can activate sepia mode, which, is easier on the eyes. I wanted the same thing on windows so I started digging but I could not find ...
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Cursor text doesn't change in PuTTY

I click on Colours, select Cursor Text and click modify, change it to the color I want and then launch the session. Cursor color is the same as the foreground color. Anyone else having this problem? ...
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How can I make Fedora 20 use the dark theme for all applications?

If it's somehow possible to force all programs to use the dark adwaita theme, I wish to do that. For now it only seems as if the apps that shipped with Fedora is able to be fully dark, while ...
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Change Active Taskbar Application

I currently have the Buttons on other taskbars set so Never combine So I can have multiple Chrome windows open and will see multiple Chromes on the taskbar. Now the problem is that sometimes I don't ...
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Different background colors for different file types in notepadd++ [duplicate]

Is there a way to have different background colors, or different themes for different file types or programming languages in notepad++? For example I want to have a dark theme when I have a C++ code ...
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Sublime Text 2 theme from this screensot [closed]

Just found a screen of a fresh looking dark SB2 theme, file is of literate coffeescript: If anyone recognises it can you answer with a package name.
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How to rename a color within a color scheme in PowerPoint 2010?

Is it possible to rename the colors of a color scheme in PowerPoint 2010? I have this client that wants different names on the colors, not Accent 1, Accent 2, etc. Thanks!
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How to set the color of the letters of the file-properties window, in windows 8/8.1?

What I need to change is the color of the black letters in the property window: I think that I need to add or modify a key here: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Colors Or here: ...
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High Contrast Windows 7 won't turn off

At school, I accidentally turned on high contrast and am unable to turn it off. Control panel is disabled, personalize in context menu is disabled, batch files won't work...
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objective-c syntax highlighting for vim

I would like to have an excellent syntax highliter for obj-c that matches or beats the one in my xcode.. I've installed base16 through yadr, and i've also installed cocoa.vim to have better syntax ...
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Windows 8.1 scroll bars: customisable?

What I would like: for all windows, I want to have the slider bar a different colour from the slider rail. and visible whether or not it is being hovered over. So far I have only be able to ...
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In NetBeans, how to change the colors of the hint tooltips

I use a dark theme for my desktop and for Netbeans, but the hint tooltip in NetBeans are displayed with white background and grey foreground. I really need to change them because it's unreadable with ...
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gvim how to change exisitng colorscheme's syntax colors?

I use gvim and the color scheme which I use is called 'slate'. I mostly just code in python, html and css and I like slate's syntax coloring except for a few syntax colors. Is it possible for me to ...
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gvim how to change entire background color

Okay so im my .vimrc file, I did type hi Normal guibg=#000000 changing the background color to black, however, this only changes the background color of the lines where I have typed out text. If ...
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gvim how to remove word highlighting

Okay so I am using the 'slate' color scheme in gvim and it is really great and I like it a lot except recently I have starting working with html and css files and for some reason, it starts ...
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gvim how to open different FileTypes in different color schemes

okay so I want gvim to open all my files using the 'slate' color scheme except for .html and .css files. I want it to open .html and .css files using the 'ron' color scheme. I tried doing colo slate ...
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How do I change the color scheme of Windows command prompt? [duplicate]

First, I don't want this: How to change the default color of the Command Prompt? When I say color scheme, I mean the real scheme/palette, not just foreground+background. I want to change the ...
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emacs 24 color-theme not working

I'm running emacs 24 and trying to change the colour theme but it's not working. When I start emacs it displays in the default colours. I do M-x load-theme RET tango RET and the colours revert to ...
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How do I change the color my Windows theme uses for text rendering?

Does anyone know how I do this, maybe in the registry? After some failed attempts at some new themes, even after going back into the default windows theme, all of my fonts are completely washed out, I ...
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Is there any way to change Bitbucket code highlighting

I like the code coloring in Github so that keywords gets highlighted when view source code. But in Bitbucket i see very light color and almost no diff between codes , keywords etc. very bad color ...
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Change color of active textbox?

I restarted my Windows and suddenly all my textboxes are grey. How can I restore them to white? I know it's the color 150 150 150 (0x969696) but I can't find anything in the registry with that.
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How to get emacs terminal theme for emacs app

This may be a weird one. I have read questions on how to get the terminal to display better colors but I like the colors that emacs uses in my terminal (256 colors, Mac OS X). I am a complete noob in ...
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Change non-editor colors in RubyMine to looks like Idea

How can i change panels and tool windows fill color? I want my rubymine -- looks like new sexy InteliJ Idea --
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what software or firefox plugin can anylize the color theme of website? [closed]

I am a web front designer , sometimes I see some very cool web sites with beatiful color themes , I want to get the colors's list of the website ,what software or firefox plugin can do this job ?
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Dark font for R in notepad++

When I go into the style configurator in Notepad++ and change the theme to something darker, like obsidian or monokai, all of my R files are monochromatic. In the default white theme this is not the ...
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How to add Color Scheme to Windows Vista/7/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2?

Windows, up to Windows XP, had Color Schemes, e.g.: Windows Standard Windows Standard (large) Windows Standard (extra large) High Contrast #1 High Contrast #1 (large) High Contrast #1 (extra large) ...
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Permanently override background colour of Emacs theme

I want to use the Emacs theme billw, except with a different background colour. I have the following in my .emacs file: (require 'color-theme) (color-theme-initialize) (color-theme-billw) ...
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Colors are not displayed correctly in GVim on some computers

I try to use a colorscheme. On my desktop it looks like how it should be : https://github.com/martin-damien/tetrisity-vim/blob/master/tetrisity-vim.png But on my laptop, I have the following colors ...
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Copy *only* theme colors from one powerpoint presentation to another

I want to copy over the theme colors from one Powerpoint presentation to another. The universal method seems to be to use the Format painter across both presentations, like explained e.g. on this ...
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How can I change the default color scheme?

Is there a way to set the default blue Windows XP color scheme to black or grey?
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Why is there a Message Box Text item in the Windows color scheme dialog?

In the Advanced Appearance dialog, you can edit Windows’ color scheme by setting the colors of numerous UI controls. What is baffling is the Message Box (dialog boxes). Other than 3D Objects (buttons ...
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Is it possible Notepad++ to change the theme based on current filetype

For example, if I open a text file, notepad++ would open it in 'default' theme. But if I open a php file for instance, it would open it in 'custom_theme1'. I know notepad++ is highly extensible, so I ...
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Compiled latest version of Vim, colorschemes not working any more

I took the following steps on an Ubuntu 10.04 machine. First install some necessary dependencies: $ sudo apt-get build-dep vim-gnome Make sure you've got Mercurial and Python installed. Then ...
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Distinction between active/inactive windows (titlebars) with Windows 7 Aero

I am running Windows 7 with Aero enabled and everything about my theme unchanged. I have tried various ways of adjusting colors and translucency, but I can't seem to find a way to make the active ...
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How to change Xfce top menu bar (theming doesn't help)

I have Debian Wheezy with XFCE 4.8 installed and I'm stuck with file menu bar (top menu bar present on almost all the windows). I've tried Appearance, Windows manager and Compiz config, but no ...
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Netbeans color scheme settings

Trying to create Sublime Text environment in Netbeans editor. The screen below is before moving cursor into any "path" And after As you see, bg color of multiple instances changed. The ...
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Workspace Switcher

Just installed Ubuntu 11.10. Since I did not like the Unity interface, I went back to using Gnome Classic with the Radiance theme. Everything looks good except for one problem: The workspace switcher ...
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Windows Color Scheme (Theme) Program

I’m wondering if there is a program that will let a user select one or two colors and create a color-scheme (ie, Windows theme) based on it/them so that the user does not have to manually set each and ...
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How do I get context coloring in Mac OS X Terminal?

When I ssh into a remote server from my terminal in Mac OS X Snow Leopard, I get all sorts of great context coloring. It makes it much easier to edit files in vi, gives good contrast when I ls -al, ...
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Creating Custom Code Syntax Highlighting Color Themes

I've come across a couple of websites that have been very helpful in allowing people to create custom color themes for their favorite IDE's. Visual Studio themes Eclipse themes Is there a similar ...
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Installing Color-Theme with GNU Emacs 23.2 on OS X Snow Leopard

I've just started using emacs a week ago and I've been unsuccessful in installing color-theme using GNU Emacs 23.2 on OS X. With Ubuntu the whole process took maybe a few minutes with the package ...
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How to use emacs color-theme on Windows, and help with the .emacs/.emacs.d?

Help would be hugely appreciated :) Here is what I have done: Downloaded the latest release of GNU Emacs and installed it on Windows 7 Completed the tutorial Set my home path as C:\Users\User, so I ...